Allan Dover

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Webflow lets you build gorgeous web animations just by dragging and dropping

Oh, to be a web developer in 2017. We’ve long passed the “bad old days” of Flash (RIP), Silverlight, and ActiveX. It’s now possible to build gorgeous, engaging, animated websites using the holy trinity of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript — no plugins required. If there’s a downside, it’s that it can be …

Web Design

10 ways to fix your résumé when you're not entry-level anymore

It may not feel like it, but once you've got a few years of job experience under your belt, you're not an entry-level employee anymore — you're mid-level.<p>Your approach to finding a job will need to change accordingly.<p>No longer can you rely on what you did in college to impress potential employers — …

The 7 Laws of Entrepreneurship (They Don't Teach You in School)

The education system doesn't teach you how to build a company.<p>Back when I was in college (for the short amount of time I attended), there was no major for entrepreneurship. In fact, I would argue it's something you can't fully learn in school, no matter how diligent the curriculum. There's no class …

Entrepreneurship

Secure Identity Ledger Corporation Introduces Blockchain Platform for Delivering First-Ever Turnkey Digital ID System

Advertisement<p>This is a <b>paid-for submitted press release</b>. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t …

How to Grow Delicious Herbs in Containers - Organic Gardening

<i>Photo by Getty Images/YinYang</i><p>Herbs make excellent plants to grow in just about any type of container. You can grow one type alone in a pot or mix and …

The 7 biggest unicorns you’ve likely never heard of

When Aileen Lee first coined the term “unicorn” in 2013 to describe startups valued at over $1 billion, there were only 39 of them. There are currently about 215 of them, many of which hail from emerging markets.<p>For instance, China is home to two of the highest valued unicorns: Didi Chuxing and …

How to Become a Well-connected and Respected Entrepreneur

Startups are hard and entrepreneurship is harder. It can be a very lonely endeavor. Here's how you build better relationships as an entrepreneur<p>When you're in a nine-to-five salaried job, you are forced into relationships. You have to deal with people whether you like it or not. You still have to …

Entrepreneurship

Astronauts film a fidget spinner trick video on the ISS

• Tech<br>• Science<br>• Culture<br>• More<p>Tech<p>Apple<br>• Google<br>• Microsoft<br>• Apps<br>• Photography<br>• Virtual Reality<br>• Business<br>• Design<br>• AI<br>• All Tech<p>Science<p>Space<br>• Energy<br>• Health<br>• Environment<br>• All Science<p>Culture<p>Web<br>• TV<br>• Film<br>• Games<br>• Comics<br>• Music<br>• All Culture<p>Cars<p>Ride-Sharing<br>• Cars<br>• Mass Transit<br>• Aviation<br>• Rideables<br>• Autonomy<br>• All …

Fidget Spinner

How Empathy Can Help You Be Successful In Business

We can become selfish creatures when our interests are at stake. And when the pursuit of those interests becomes challenging, we sometimes compromise our integrity by cheating to get what we want. In the cutthroat corporate world, we’re persuaded to get our bread buttered first. Because in our mind …

Hovercraft - Ultimate Amphibious Machine

Unless You're Doing These 5 Things, You're Not a Thought Leader in Your Industry

It has to be earned.<p>The term "thought leader" is one of the most misunderstood titles in business.<p>Tied for first is the term "influencer."<p>But the truth is, most people are neither.<p>They're not influential, and they aren't a Thought Leader.<p>And the reason is because they don't understand what game …

Leadership

Why You Can't Afford to Ignore Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Anymore

Digital currencies just keep gaining steam.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Though cryptocurrency and its underpinnings -- blockchain technology -- have gone through tough times over the last eight years, they have evolved to the point where they pose a serious …

Blockchain

'Shark Tank' Judges Say Successful Entrepreneurs Share These 5 Traits

We asked the judges to weigh in on which characteristics can lead to wealth.<p>2 min read<p>Succesful entrepreneurs consider themselves mavericks and disruptors -- people who shatter the status quo. And it's true that most of them made their fortune by thinking differently.<p>But the truly successful may …

Entrepreneurship

Median wealth of black Americans 'will fall to zero by 2053', warns new report

Study predicts huge and growing gulf between white US households and everyone else could be disastrous for future of America’s middle class<p>Growing up in the projects of Baltimore in the 1980s, things like savings accounts, stocks and bonds were completely foreign to Mysia Hamilton. Asked if her …

Income Inequality

Rare WHITE giraffes are spotted in Kenya and captured on video for the first time

• <b>Pair of white giraffes, a mother and child, suffer from a condition called leucism</b>• <b><br>Footage of the giraffes was filmed in the Ishaqbini Hirola</b> …

Three Resume Trends That Are Actually Worth Following And Two That Aren’t

You shouldn’t treat all trends equally.<p>In our fast-paced world, trends are constantly coming and going, whether you’re talking about the latest music, fashion, or toys (I’m lookin’ at you, fidget spinners). And this doesn’t just occur in the realm of pop culture–it also occurs in the job seeking …

Employment

Put Vinegar On Your Plants And This Will Happen

Vinegar

Bury An Egg In Your Garden Soil, What Happens Few Days Later Will Surprise You

Leveraging Big Data to add big value

With the volume of global data to grow to 163 zetabytes by 2025 (ten times the volume seen in 2016), the implementation of Big Data analytics …

How to Find High ROI Facebook Interest Audiences

I have a trick question for you.What dictates your Facebook ad cost?Obviously, there are several factors that affect pricing.But what’s the most …

A Boeing Dreamliner drew a giant outline of itself in the air, and it’s awesome

On Wednesday afternoon, a Boeing 787-800 Dreamliner took off from Seattle and flew about 2,000 miles to Marquette, Mich. It would have seemed an inconsequential flight — if not an odd city pairing — had the plane not turned back immediately and begun cruising southwest.<p>Just after reaching the tip …

TestFlight

The Best Vacation Is This $97, 30-Stop Train Trip And Don’t Let Anyone Tell You Different

You know that feeling you get when you walk into a Target on a warm August day and are confronted — I use this word because it is particularly aggressive — by a sea of signs proclaiming that school will be back in session before you know it? Even if you haven’t been in school for years, <i>decades</i>, you …

26 Favorite Books of High Achievers

People who achieve the most in life make it a practice to glean wisdom from others.<p>The most successful people often are serious about self-improvement, which can come in the form of a good book. Here are two dozen excellent reads, recommended by founders, executives, and other high achievers.<p>1. …

Hedge Funds

Whisper laid off 20 percent of its staff and its COO is leaving

COO Jamie Mendez is departing on his own accord.<p>Whisper, the company behind the anonymous social app of the same name, quietlylaid off 20 percent of its staff on Wednesday in a cost-cutting effort, according to multiple sources.<p>The company’s COO, Jaime Mendez, is also leaving the company, though it …

Startups

I've held 1,000 interviews, and I've found only 4 questions truly matter

Hiring the best talent is a massive and never-ending challenge. It's hard to hire your first employee, it's hard to hire your 50th employee, and it's still hard to hire your 500th employee.<p>If you're just starting your company, you may as well get over the fact that you'll likely lose sleep over …

I studied millionaires for 5 years and realized being 'rich' comes down to only two things

In my Rich Habits Study, I interviewed 233 wealthy individuals (177 of whom were self-made millionaires) with at least $160,000 in annual gross income and $3.2 million in net assets.<p>I found that becoming and staying rich tends to come from two actions:<p>The first step, getting rich, requires that you …

Here's What to Know to Learn How to Build Your Own Personal Brand

How to Build Your Own Personal Brand<p>Tips on Personal Marketing and Strategy<p>Updated June 26, 2017<p>In this day in age, you need to build your own brand. …

How This Startup Succeeded by Ignoring Its Most Important Customers

Shyp always envisioned itself as a service for small businesses. But when it launched, it strategically went in a totally different direction.<p>4 min read<p>Kevin Gibbon had a serious side hustle in college: eBay Powerseller.<p>“I’d buy products and sell them for profit -- jewelry, clothing, sports …

Small Business