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7 Podcasts That Will Make You a Smarter Leader | Inc.com

"Venture capitalists are great aggregators of information (and opinions) on specific industries, geographies and market sentiment," said Kara Nortman a seasoned entrepreneur and venture capitalist at Upfront Ventures. "They're paid to stay ahead of trends and look at pitfalls and success factors of …

Startups

Taiwan just became the first place in Asia to rule in favor of gay marriage nationwide

Many saw it coming, and it finally arrived—today (May 24), the self-governing island of Taiwan became the first place in Asia to recognize a constitutional right to same-sex marriage for all its people.<p>At 4pm local time Taiwan’s Council of Grand Justices, its top judicial body, ruled (.pdf) that an …

LGBTQI

These Entrepreneurs Won't Mind If You Copy Their Best Growth Strategies

Behind every high-growth business, there is a stroke of a genius kind of idea that put the wheels in motion.<p>If you talk to any entrepreneur, they’ll tell you that a great business idea without a tangible growth plan is worth as much as a car with an empty gas tank. You won’t get far. In fact, you …

The endgame for cameras is having no camera at all

April 12th, 2017<p>I've been reading about Gcam, the Google X project that was first sparked by the need for a tiny camera to fit inside Google Glass, before evolving to power the world-beating camera of the Google Pixel. Gcam embodies an atypical approach to photography in seeking to find software …

Scientists invent device that draws water from thin air

People living in arid, drought-ridden areas may soon be able to get water straight from a source that is all around them — the air, American …

10 Verbal Skills of the Most Likable People | Inc.com

Remarkable entrepreneurs and leaders know that emotional intelligence and being a likable person contribute immensely to their success. It's no surprise when you consider that hiring key employees, managing teams, and landing big deals all boils down to building trust and making meaningful …

Self-improvement

17-year-old wants to take on Yelp, and has the seed funding to attempt it

Screenshots of TagDat, a new restaurant-review app being developed by a team from Santa Cruz<p>Some high school juniors go for debate. Others for volleyball. Jinyuan (Buffy) Li, who's in her next-to-last year at Kirby Preparatory School in Santa Cruz, is spending her after-school hours looking for $4 …

8 Types of Toxic People Who Will Rob You of Your Happiness | Inc.com

Just how terribly destructive can spending time with toxic people be? Science offers a few clues (and they're all disturbing).<p>First, psychological research shows that criticism and insults are five times more powerful than compliments. That means if you want to keep your marriage flourishing, for …

Self-help

Your Basic Guide to Startup Investing

When Snap went public last week, we saw investors cash out nearly $1 billion.<p>So it’s not surprising that people’s interest to invest in startups has …

6 Bad Mental Habits That Are Holding You Back (and How to Replace Them With New Ones) | Inc.com

When it comes to reaching your goals, do your mental patterns help you or hurt you? The answer is almost certainly both. Most of us have learned to envision a future we want to achieve and taken steps to achieve that future, achieved some self-discipline that helps us complete tasks efficiently and …

Critical Thinking

8 Strategies Mentally Strong People Use to Gain Financial Freedom | Inc.com

Mental strength is about regulating your thoughts, managing your emotions, and behaving productively. And all three of those factors greatly affect your attitude toward money and the activity in your bank account.<p>Mentally strong people are in control of their finances. They manage their money in a …

Self-help

The Top 20 Unicorn Companies in the US Right Now

Unicorns are rare. Whether it’s in the business realm or in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, these magical creatures have unique properties that make …

5 Lies the World Tells Entrepreneurs About How to Succeed

Hard work and persistence are not enough -- true success hinges on another factor (and it's not luck).<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's common knowledge that 90 percent of startups die. So what do the 10 percent have that the 90 percent don’t?<p>We are taught that …

This photo series proves trans people are more than their gender identity

Sharing your story of struggle and resilience can be revolutionary — especially when lives like yours are consistently misrepresented.<p>An ongoing …