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Inside Tesla’s Model 3 Factory

On the Model 3 body line on a Tuesday afternoon in early June, everything is still. Tesla Inc. is just coming off a week of downtime during which …

Tesla

Most Successful People Share These 4 Qualities

Definitions of success may vary widely, but the qualities needed to achieve it look pretty much the same.<p>Over the last few years, as I've worked to grow my company and made my way to entrepreneurship events and conferences around the world, I've met and worked with tons of entrepreneurs and people …

Self-improvement

How to Edit Photos like Steve McCurry: The Art of Removing Distractions

We’ve got a fun article today in which we post-process <i>photojournalistic</i>-style photos and polish them in an <i>artistic</i> way. Much like Steve McCurry did …

Photography

Become the Best You Can Be With These Top 27 Inspirational Quotes

Robert H. Schuller said, "Tough times never last, but tough people do." This is one of the many encouraging quotes that will help keep you on track to realizing your full potential.<p>Office life and work routines can sometimes become a bit drab. When you live a life full of Excel spreadsheets and …

How to Create a Strong First Impression as a Leader

Lead with authenticity, and these tips will help you communicate the rest to make the best first impression as a leader.<p>5 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>You’ve likely heard this saying: “You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” And it’s true. You …

Body Language

Elon Musk Cut the Gordian Knot of Corporate Spending

With a single stroke of genius, Musk solved one of the world's most intractable management problems.<p>Elon Musk keeps hitting it out of the ballpark... not as a technology guru but as a people-savvy manager. Last month, Musk gave the world's best productivity advice in a single, short sentence and …

42 Percent of Startups Fail for This 1 Simple Reason (It's Not What You Think)

Close to half of the over 100 startups analyzed made this mistake -- and never recovered.<p>CBI Insights recently analyzed 101 startup post-mortems (reports they wrote after they failed). The researchers extracted the top reasons startups fail, including things like a pivot going wrong; legal …

9 Stressful Things You Need to Stop Tolerating--if You Want to Be Successful | Inc.com

There are many things that can stress us out, especially when we want to create our own success stories.<p>Unfortunately, most of us end up tolerating some of our own bad habits, even though they cause much of the stress we experience.<p>So what are the stressful habits we need to stop tolerating? Here …

Self-improvement

To Get People to Really Want to Buy Your Product, You Must Focus on the 3 P's

Side-hustling pro Chris Guillebeau explains that when you're presenting an offer, you want to make sure to give people all the pertinent information they need to make a purchase.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Editor’s Note: In</i> <i>"Tough Love Tuesday,"</i> <i>we’re connecting</i> …

Tesla has the greatest story in the history of cars — and that should terrify automakers

In fact, you can almost draw a straight line from Henry Ford to Elon Musk, with perhaps a few detours toward Enzo Ferrari, Preston Tucker, and John DeLorean along the way.<p>What Tesla's original founders and later Musk as CEO of the 13-year-old carmaker have achieved is simply astonishing — …

Four Ways To Earn Extra Money While Keeping (Or Preparing To Quit) Your Day Job

Earning a passive income takes some upfront effort but not much energy to maintain. Here are a few options.<p>Imagine lying on a beach, sunlight hitting your face and sand between your toes. You grab your phone and check your bank balance to find that it’s increased $500 since sunrise. This may seem …

Architecture Nerds Will Love This Video Game Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright

<i>Manifold Garden</i> has some pretty sophisticated design references for a puzzle game. The M.C. Escher-esque video game, created by Chicago-based artist …

How This 26-Year-Old Founder Raised $9 Million

<i>This piece originally appeared on brunchwork.</i><p>Hustle. That’s what Liz Wessel, the 26 year-old founder and CEO of WayUp, attributes her rapid success …

Riding in a supercar changed my life

A love note to the Goodwood Festival of Speed<p>Like most people spending the majority of their time on the internet, I'm not happy. I don't wake up happy, I don't smile much during the day, and I don't go to bed wishing the whole merry world good night. But yesterday, dear friends, I experienced true …

Skyrocketing Your Success: 5 Lessons From Millionaire Entrepreneurs

When you’re looking for an idea for a business, there is never a shortage of people eager to impart their ideas. In fact, as soon as entrepreneurs announce we’re pursuing an entrepreneurial endeavor, friends come out of the woodwork to offer perspective, parents insist on weighing in, and we’re …

Entrepreneurship

Harvard Research Shows How the Cerebellum Regulates Thoughts

In 1504, Leonardo da Vinci made wax castings of the human brain and coined the term <i>cerebellum</i> (Latin for “little brain”) to describe two small brain …

3 Ways to Make Sure Your Product Actually Solves a Problem

Minimum Viable Product (MVP) and "Lean" go hand in hand. If you're stuck trying to define an MVP, simplify by deconstructing what's in a name.<p>The Minimum Viable Product occupies a strange space within lean methodology. It's vitally important to your business, but not something you want to get stuck …

Yoga Poses for Beginners

Dorit Thies<p>Mountain Pose<p>Chris Fanning<p>Downward Dog<p>Chris Fanning<p>Warrior<p>Chris Fanning<p>Tree Pose<p>Chris Fanning<p>Bridge Pose<p><i>Stretches chest and thighs;</i> …

17 Healthy Ways to Lose Weight Fast

No crash diets allowed.<p>Sustainable weight loss doesn't happen overnight (and if it does, it's probably self-destructive). But if you're anxious to lose weight for a legit reason, follow these painless tips to improve your diet, streamline your workouts, and shed weight *the healthy way*.<p><b>1. Pregame</b> …

This Former Binge-Eater Is Taking A Stand Against Fat-Shamers With Her Yoga

Through yoga, Dana learnt how to break free from her binge-eating cycle and enjoy her life and her body.<p>You can find Dana Falsetti on Instagram and Facebook.

Yoga

When wedding photographs go wrong - in pictures

Photobombs, animals and unexpected backdrops provide some of the funniest images released by the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographers. Joe Milton, the society’s executive director, estimates that last year alone 20,000 entries were submitted for its quarterly competitions to …

Weddings

The Most Futuristic Cars We Saw at CES This Year

The Faraday Future FFZERO1 Concept, a high performance electric vehicle built upon FF's Variable Platform Architecture (<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Alex Wong—Getty …

BAFTA nominations remind us British film had an excellent year

Here's our best hint yet at the 2016 Oscar nominees. The 68th BAFTAs, the awards from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, has announced its nominees. The list looks as you'd might expect, barring a handful of exceptions.<p>The big snub went to <i>Mad Max: Fury Road,</i> which didn't receive …

6 Smart Ways to Build a Successful Start-up

Credit<p>I took one of the riskiest decisions of my life three years ago. I walked into my manager's office and quit my 9-5 job. I remember leaving his office that day feeling strangely good.<p>It was strange and crazy because I didn't have another source of income, and the cost of living was very high. …

Chevy's New Electric Car to Compete With Tesla But Will Cost Much, Much Less

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>LAS VEGAS --</b> The CES show is feeling more and more like a car show. The first press conference of the event was for Faraday Future, a company showing off a next-generation concept electric car, and Volkswagen took the stage Tuesday …

3 Common Mistakes Most Starting Entrepreneurs Make

<b>3 Common Mistakes Most Starting Entrepreneurs Make</b><p>Many people dream of quitting the 9 to 5 grind to go into business for themselves. Entrepreneurship success can mean a life filled with freedom and financial independence; a seemingly impossible goal that many of us share. What keeps most people …

7 Ways to Bootstrap Your Business to Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most first-time entrepreneurs seem to believe the myth that they need a minimum of a half a million dollars to start a business. At least that is usually the lowest number I see requested from our local angel investment group. In reality, …

Creating A Compensation Plan For Startup Success

As with most things in life, managing compensation issues inside of a startup is all about balance. Whether determining your own salary or recruiting new hires, it’s vitally important to get it right. Compensation is an issue that I’ve struggled with constantly since starting BodeTree nearly five …

Entrepreneurship

7 Strategies To Help Build The Perfect Blog For Your Business

No marketing strategy is complete without the one element that accelerates viewer traffic and creates a competitive edge: the blog. Those who forgo this invaluable lead-generation tool are missing a golden opportunity for higher conversions and greater ROI. And the key word: visibility. What better …

Marketing