Miscellaneous

Mark Cuban Says Explosive Growth in DeFi Is ‘Like the Early Days of the Internet’

Traditional finance walked so that decentralized finance could run. April 8, 2021 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Decentralized finance (DeFi) has experienced an unreal uptick unlike amid the chaos of 2020s crumbling global economies. Last year’s warmer months are now known as the “DeFi Summer” because the total value locked into […]

Miscellaneous

Telegram manages to raise more than a billion dollars in bonds to finance its growth

The app’s founder, Pavel Durov, confirmed the news. March 24, 2021 2 min read This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process. Co-founder Pavel Durov announced that the encrypted messaging application, better known as Telegram, managed to raise more than a billion dollars in bonuses […]

Entrepreneurs

Student Entrepreneurship Fuels Business Growth And Learning

A recent study conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers pointed to a disturbing trend. While graduates believe they are well prepared for a job, employers increasingly think otherwise. Nick Bayer, Founder and CEO of Public Benefit Corporation and hospitality company Saxbys expressed it to me this way: “The job market demands skills like critical thinking, emotional intelligence, […]

Expansion

Businesses Can Seize Online Growth by Pivoting Towards New Shopper Behaviors

January 18, 2021 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Success begets more success, but the current business and pandemic environment is also fraught with risks. In Q2 of 2020, Amazon reported skyrocketing growth of $ 88.9 billion in revenue, while online grocery sales tripled year-over-year. But the Jeff Bezos-led company also […]

News

Twitter Q3 2020 revenue smashes estimates with $936 million as user growth slows

How startups are scaling communication The pandemic is making startups take a close look at ramping up their communication solutions. Learn how Twitter today reported strong revenue growth for Q3 2020, while its monetizable users also grew year-on-year (YoY) even though they fell short of estimates. The social networking giant announced its most recent financial […]