Got an Awesome New Business Idea? Here's What to Do Next.

If you're stuck in the brainstorming stage, the first step is to focus on two questions: 'Why?' and 'Who?' November 15, 2018 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Do you constantly have great business ideas which fall to the wayside because you just don’t know how to turn those daydreams into reality? If you’re stuck in the brainstorming stage, that's probably because you don’t know what to do next. Related: Need a Business Idea? Here ar ...read more

When You're Feeling Unmotivated, Remind Yourself to Be Grateful

It can be helpful to realize that motivation can hit you at unconventional moments. November 15, 2018 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Seeking motivation is part of every entrepreneur's journey. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Peter Voogd talks about getting in the zone and concentrating on your most important tasks during this integral "flow" time. When Voogd is struggling to find motivation, he will look specifically for the reasons that mak ...read more

Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 3 Episode 10: 'I Don't Know If I Can Drop F-Bombs on Elevator Pitch'

November 14, 2018 2 min read Investors need more than just a big idea or a good pitch. If you want others to spend money on your startup, you need to show them how they can expect to get their investment back with interest. This week’s Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch introduces four startups, which include the maker of weighted pom-poms and a furniture subscription service. Every one of the startups has its strengths -- an excellent pitch, a big idea or a new patent, but only a few of them are ...read more

Think You're Ready for a New Venture? Answer These 5 Questions First.

Don't go into this blindly. It won't end well. November 13, 2018 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. For all its glamour, being an entrepreneur requires hours of unglamorous work. Launching numerous ventures can be great, but can also bring along stress and burnout. Even if you’ve been successful before, circumstances in your life change, and you may be considering a new venture. It’s critical to make sure you’re genuinely ready before even ...read more

6 Proven Ways to Win a Cannabusiness Pitch Contest

An insider's guide to what works and what fails when presenting your company to potential investors. November 13, 2018 4 min read Opinions expressed by Green Entrepreneur contributors are their own. “Send me your pitch deck,” is something every entrepreneur hears hundreds of times throughout the fundraising process. With good reason -- no matter what your business, you need to present your idea in a direct and simple document that investors can review quickly. But not all p ...read more