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Five Minutes with Entrepreneurs Jill Downie & Michelle Kuehn

  The Media Network (TMN) Co-founders, Jill Downie and Michelle Kuehn, gave us a few minutes of their time to talk challenges, goals an..

#UAEPR: Actions Speak Louder Than Press Releases

I am, on a daily basis, flooded with requests for coverage. Don’t get me wrong, I like hearing what you’ve done, and I do really think i..

Water Vapor Discovered On Neptune-Sized Planet

Scientists have discovered water vapor on a Neptune-sized planet located 124 light years away from Earth. It’s the first exoplanet outside..

Five Problems With Business Hotels (And How To Solve Them)

As big a fan as I am of today’s business hotels -and I’ve said repeatedly in this space that they’re the best part of traveling for w..

Why VCs Often Turn Away Promising Investments

True story: My VC firm had a fantastic meeting with a potential investment. The company is in a sector we target; it has strong growth poten..

Making Online Ads Work For Small Budgets

Few young businesses have piles of cash for marketing, but I’ll take the challenge of thinking hard about where to spend marketing dollars..

Real Estate Is Crowdfunding’s Next Hot Frontier

Crowdfunding has fundamentally disrupted the way that artists fund their creative projects and startups get capital to grow. Now, it’s cha..

How Should We Divide Equity Among Co-founders?

Q: I understand that one’s share of equity should be contribution-based. However, when you are making arrangements with co-founders, is th..

Offbeat Business Models Are Actually A Good Thing

Artists (especially counter-culture types), the ever-present I’m-so-misunderstood crowd, and lately, successful entrepreneurs, are all cat..

The Five “Knows” To Public Relations Prowess

Where do you see yourself in five years? This is a question that we’ve all been asked over and over again. I remember getting frustrated e..

What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You: Learn The Details Of How Your Business Operates

I am constantly amazed by entrepreneurs who don’t know the smaller details of how their businesses operate. If you don’t understand the ..

PPC In Brief

WHAT IS PAY PER CLICK (PPC)? Through programs such as Google AdWords and Facebook Ads, marketers specify an amount they’re willing to ..

Bang & Olufsen Combines Function And Fashion In Headphones

BeoPlay H6 boasts premium, unfiltered sound without any tweaks or over-emphasized bass. The ergonomic headphones also feature a daisy-chain ..

Start Now: Real Estate Can Make You Money

If you are someone who has given up on the dream of real estate investment, before even giving it a serious look, consider that construction..

Business Travel Q&A With Claudio Melli General Manager Salalah Rotana Resort

The three most important facets of a luxury property when catering to a business client? According to General Manager Claudio Melli of the S..

Six Easy Ways To Lure In Web Traffic

The tough reality is, no matter how great your site is, chances are slim that a customer will randomly happen on to your site. So it’s imp..

Clear and Prescient Danger: Pervasiveness Of Prevention-Themed Advice Is Not A Coincidence

Did your mind automatically see Clear and Present Danger? I did mean prescient, and I’ll get to the popular film title a bit later. It is ..

Defining The Role of The Executive Coach

Regular readers of Entrepreneur Middle East may be puzzled to see an article about coaching. Surely entrepreneurs don’t need to be coached..

Twitter Opens Up Analytics for All Users

Ever wonder who actually reads your Tweets? Ian Chan, front-end software engineer at Twitter announced in a Tweet how the social platform ha..

Social Entrepreneurship Gets Their Boost Through Social Media

Everyone is using social media these days… and some are doing it better than others. Social entrepreneurs in particular are taking advanta..

Startup Linkagoal Is Using Social Networking To Make Big Things Happen

“Create, link, contribute. These three words best encompass Linkagoal.” This is how the startup’s founder, Mohsin Shafique and co-foun..

McLaren’s Limited Edition 650S In MENA

Automotive fanatics in the region will be excited to hear about McLaren’s Special Operations division’s modified limited edition MSO 650..

Sharjah To Invest AED30 Million In Surveillance

While most keep their eyes peeled on investments going on in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, Sharjah has been splashing its cash more often as of late...

Five Minutes with Entrepreneur and Fashion Designer Rami Kadi

What moment in your career was the most discouraging? What moment in your career did you feel that you’d finally “made it”? Life is fu..

Three Things To Do Differently To Bind PR-Media Relationships

Whether we like it or not, PR agencies need editors and vice versa. The former need to promote their client developments, and the latter nee..