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World-Record Orgy Attempt Fails to Get Enough People to Come

After boasting it would draw more than 1,000 people to a "monumental" sex party, the event wound up, uh, underperforming.<p>The company attempting to host "the largest orgy in human history" talked a big game. The organizers at Menage Life promised they'd cap off Sin City 8—a hedonistic, five-day …

World Records

The Ivy Lee Method: A 100-year old, 15-minute routine for stress-free productivity

In the early 1900s, Charles M. Schwab, President of Bethlehem Steel Corporation — a steel and shipping company — wanted to increase the efficiency of …

Time Management

How to delete yourself from the Internet

Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. Every week, we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime. Reputable services fall victim to anonymous hackers. Ransomware holds random computer user’s files hostage. And what about those websites that track your every move, targeting you with …

Information Systems

12 Poor Decisions You Are Probably Making Every Day

The wrong decision could put a damper in your productivity.<p><b>From email to social media to online dating, we make decisions every day without thinking about it.</b>• <b><br>But many of the choices you arrive at this way aren't so wise, like staring at a computer all day or refusing to let your partner's slightly</b> …

Time Management

8 changes experts made to vastly improve the real résumé of a mid-level job hunter

As an experienced talent acquisition professional, Lewis (not his real name) knew his résumé would be held to a higher caliber.<p>Despite his years of experience in the recruitment field, he says even he needed help pulling the right information together for his résumé so he could better highlight his …

6 High-Paying Jobs With Low Education Requirements | Investopedia

Americans are wallowing in a sea of student loan debt – about $1.42 trillion, in fact. The class of 2016 graduated with an average student loan …

Employment

Try These Low-Cost Ideas For Using Video In Your Content Marketing

Video is an essential tool to have in your content marketing toolbox. Just look at these statistics:<p>Including a video on a landing page can increase conversion by 80%.<br>• Video in an email can increase click-through rate by 200 to 300%.<br>• YouTube’s mobile video consumption increases 100% every year.<p>One …

Marketing

75 Ideas for Businesses You Can Launch for Cheap or Free

It takes courage and dedication to start your own business, but not much cash.<p>32 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Today, many people today are looking to leave the daily grind for something that feeds their passion. People do not want to retire at the age of 60 …

Small Business

14 Simple Ways To Actually Improve Your Handwriting

It's never too late.

Calligraphy

Needing Proof to Believe in Jesus Means You Have No Faith

The new film 'The Case for Christ​' presents a half-baked 'investigation' of Jesus's resurrection myth.<p>If it could be proven that Jesus never rose from the dead after he was brutally crucified, would that be the end of Christianity? Journalist Lee Strobel seemed to think so in 1980 when he spent …

How an Introvert Networked His Way to a Few Million in Revenue

The concept of ‘networking’ can have negative connotations, conjuring up an image of a business card collector flashing a fake grin at everyone they …

Best-Designed Marijuana Shops Across America Photos

With each passing year, it seems the societal taboos around marijuana are slowly fading into thin air. Consider, for example, the following fact: According to a recent Gallup Poll, support for cannabis legalization in the U.S. is up to 60 percent—an all-time high. What's more, 28 states and the …

8 Unique Web Browsers to Try

If you're looking to switch things up on your PC, these alternative browsers could have you saying farewell to Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, …

15 Quotes From a Buddhist Master That Will Remind You to Believe in Yourself

If you’ve read anything about modern day Buddhism, you’ve probably heard of Sharon Salzberg.<p>She’s a New York Times best selling author and a highly …

How to Write a Cover Letter That Gets You an Interview

Your resume might be perfect but without a proper cover letter you may not get that coveted interview.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When applying for a new job, details matter.<p>Your resume might be up to par, but that certainly isn’t going to be the only …

Employment

Stop Being Polite. Tackle Problems With Honesty

Reading management expert Kim Scott's work has been life-changing for me. Her push to have more open, honest communication between team members will hopefully change yours.<p>We recently had Kim Scott, a management and leadership expert hired by some of Silicon Valley's biggest tech firms, join us for …

Leadership

21 common grammar mistakes and how to avoid them

According to CUNY Journalism Press editor and writing coach Timothy Harper, the answer is a resounding "YES."<p>"The whole point of grammar and punctuation is clarity," he told Business Insider. If you write that a woman has "dirty-blonde hair," for example, people know that you're referring to the …

20 inspiring quotes to help you live your best life

I am always on the lookout for motivation. There is no greater motivation for me than the words of great men and women who have seen the best and …

Motivation