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Prime minister: It's Russia vs. the West in Montenegro vote

PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro's election Sunday will decide whether the small Balkan state continues on a Western course or becomes "a Russian colony," the prime minister said as he faced the toughest challenge yet to his 25-year rule.<p>Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic told supporters at a …

Europe

The 11 Tools You Need to Run Your Business From Anywhere

Want to get away from the office and still be able to run your business? Use these 11 tools.<p>Remote working is a trend that's here to stay. In fact, the latest report from Global Workplace Analytics indicates a 103% growth in employees working from home since 2005. It's a trend that positively and …

Small Business

130+ useful free marketing tools for small business

Without marketing your product or service reaching your targeted audience is cumbersome.<p>If your business is blessed with wealth then you can spend …

6 Must-Read Books Recommended by Top Leaders

To do what those who have come before you have done, read what they read.<p>Reading is the process wherein someone else's experiences, lessons learned, and ideas transfer themselves into your mind.<p>The benefits of reading--even just six minutes of it--have been statistically proven repeatedly over the …

Invisible Influence: Understanding How Context Affects Customers

“Ninety-nine point nine percent of all decisions are shaped by others.”<br>– – Jonah Berger, <b>Invisible Influence: The Hidden Forces that Shape Behavior</b>If …

Small Business

This is how much the top 1% makes in each state

Being in the top 1% of earners in the U.S. means making at least $389,436. To citizens of some states, that number might actually seem low.<p>A new …

Selling for Entrepreneurs: Enroll in MaRS' open online course

MaRS has published the last unit of its online course, Selling for Entrepreneurs. Designed for startups, this free course offers on-demand lessons in …

Selling

FBI investigating drone emails as part of Clinton server probe

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A series of emails about the CIA's drone program are among those being investigated by the FBI as part of its probe into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while secretary of state, a law enforcement official tells CNN.<p>Those emails, sent in late 2011 and early 2012, …

CNN

Starbucks is launching a gourmet drink you've never heard of — here's what you need to know

On Tuesday, the chain begins its roll out of Nitro Cold Brew, a beverage that infuses Starbucks cold brew with nitrogen to create a cold, creamy coffee with a texture similar to a dark beer, like Guinness.<p>"What makes nitrogen so different than CO2 is that the bubbles are so small," Starbucks' …

Coffee

Scientist Creates Possible Cure to All Viruses, Needs It to Go Viral

When MIT-trained engineer Todd Rider revealed his revolutionary idea for killing virtually any virus, everyone from fellow scientists to The White …

Viral

Here's Why PayPal Is About to Suspend Operations in Turkey

PayPal (pypl) will suspend its Turkish operations within the next week after the country’s financial regulators rejected its license …

Delivery App Postmates Rolls Out Amazon Prime-Style Service for $9.99 a Month

A new offering from Postmates could prove useful for food delivery junkies: The popular app that boasts official partnerships with the likes of Chipotle and Starbucks has just unveiled a monthly subscription service <i>à la</i> Amazon Prime, reports Bloomberg.<p>Called Postmates Plus Unlimited, it costs $9.99 …

eCommerce

Search on Wikipedia just got better

Wikipedia is working hard on making its knowledge more accessible and it has just gone live with a few new changes to make the encyclopedia better to use.<p>It now offers autocomplete when you’re searching for articles, with a handy language drop-down right in the search box and visual thumbnails for …

Nonprofits

Greek islands: readers' tips, advice and recommendations

This week's winning review<p>Skiathos<p>First visited 40 years ago, Skiathos, like good wine, has matured beautifully. Magnificent sandy beaches abound on the five-mile stretch between Skiathos Town and Koukounaries beach. The bus may be crowded but it’s great fun as the driver booms out the names of the …

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20 maps that will change the way you see the world

I’VE ALWAYS fancied myself a renegade cartographer — my journals and sketchbooks are filled with scribbled street maps of various cities around the …

Photography and Photos of the Day - National Geographic

Follow Nat Geo Photography<p>Community<p>Join Your Shot, our photography community. Submit to assignments and get feedback from our photo editors.<p>From the Archives<p>Look through a curated collection of historical photos from our archives on National Geographic's Found Tumblr.<p>Picture Stories<p>Check out the …

Photography

Loud and proud

From Zorba onwards, Cretans seem to revel in dance, dressing up and drama, says John Gimlette .<p>After 60 years away, our two-year-old had returned to Crete. Does that make any sense? It didn't to me, but when the locals heard that Lucy had a Cretan great-grandfather they'd almost burst into gunfire. …

European Travel

CRETE, CHANIA, FALASARNA

CRETE, CHANIA, FALASARNA<p>Falasarna Chania, Crete<p>Falassarna located on the west coast of Crete.<p>Falassarna a small village which has one of the most …

Good Companies Are Storytellers. Great Companies Are Storydoers

Discussions about story and storytelling are pretty fashionable in marketing circles. I have ambivalent feelings about this. On the one hand, as a lifelong advocate for the power of story in business, I find this very encouraging. For all companies, having a story and knowing that story are crucial …

10 Keys To Writing A Speech

<i>“This is my time.”</i><p>That attitude will kill a speech every time.<p>You’ve probably sat through some lousy speeches. Despite the speakers’ renown, you eventually tuned them out over their self-indulgent tangents and pointless details. You understood something these speakers apparently didn’t: This was …

Beyond the Resume: Two Web Services to Help Promote Your Work

Whether you’re a seasoned professional looking for a new job or a recent graduate embarking on your career, connecting with the right people and …

Paula Scher