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10 Success lessons from Kevin O’Leary – “Mr. Wonderful” for entrepreneurs

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share76<p>+11<p>Shares 89<p>Kevin O’Leary is a Canadian born entrepreneur and TV personality who rose to prominence in the business world after …

Entrepreneurship

Iceland's Latest Renewable Energy Project Is So Badass

Iceland, land of elves and shark meat delicacies, is proving to be far more inventive than the rest of us when it comes to new energy technologies. …

7 Lessons to Remember When Life Seems to Suck

<b>“I'm grateful for past betrayals, heartaches, and challenges… I thought they were breaking me; but they were sculpting me.” ~Steve Maraboli</b><p>I winced …

Self-improvement

6 Foods That Lower Brain Health

Adding brain-boosting foods is only part of why many think the MIND diet had such powerful results. Decreasing brain drainers may have just as much …

Nutrition

The Effects of Four Different Types of Meditation

Meditation has real, practical benefits for your body and mind, but there are lots of types to try. Knowing the specific effects of each of these …

Five Self Help Books That Changed My Life

I've never been much for self-help books.<p>As a general rule, I don't read a lot of non-fiction. And for a long time I think I was a bit of a snob where self-help books were concerned, thinking they were somehow low brow.<p>I was wrong. In the past few months, I've had occasion to read a couple of …

8 Toxic Habits That Make Star Employees Quit

Avoid these habits (or these bosses) at all costs if you want to thrive.<p>Sometimes top talent will leave a company for a different position or greater incentives. However, if your business has a high employee turnover rate, maybe the issue isn't just competing firms. Unfortunately, many bosses have …

Tesla brings full-featured self-driving hardware to all its vehicles

Tesla announced today that all of the cars it produces will now include upgraded self-driving hardware. Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the hardware will enable all future Teslas to achieve “level 5 autonomy.”<p>That doesn’t mean Tesla’s upgraded cars are fully self-driving today. The software required for …

Tesla

These Shape-Shifting Solar Panels Can Be Disguised As Tile Or Shingles

The technology would let historic or protected buildings install “invisible” solar panels.<p>Solar panels can drastically bring down the energy footprint of any building on which they are installed. But existing solar panels can’t be used just anywhere. These flat, fragile, and transparent panels are …

Crowdsourcing Customer Acquisition: A Cost-Effective Way To Gain Customers For Your Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p><i>This article was co-written with Morrad Irsane, co-founder and CEO, Melltoo.</i><p>Our startup, Melltoo, hit an important milestone in June this year, when …

Ten Nervous Habits That Will Damage Your Career

We don’t know our own habits. Other people have to tell us about them.<p>I worked with a woman who could not let anyone around her finish a sentence. We will call her Beth.<p>Beth had a nervous habit that drove her co-workers crazy. Whenever anyone spoke to Beth, she cut them off. She couldn’t help it. …

Self-help

How to become wealthy: Apply this simple formula - money expert

<i>Many people who graduated from university at the same time I did have gone on to accumulate sizeable assets over the past decade or so. Individuals</i> …

Personal Finance

Why It’s Not So Easy to “Just Get the Hell Out”

One of the many difficult questions survivors of toxic relationships ask themselves is “why is it so hard to leave someone who treats me so badly?” …

Mental Health

Why the Human Lifespan Ends at 122

The oldest human to have ever lived died at the age of 122—and that was nearly 20 years ago. A recent analysis of global demographic data suggests …

Albert Einstein

This Foolproof 5-Minute Exercise Will Cure Your Procrastination

It's so simple there's no excuse not to try it.<p>There's no shortage of procrastination cures out there, but few of them come with the sort of detailed instructions that make them easy to put into practice. Be kind to yourself, suggest psychologists, for instance. Which sounds nice, but if that were …

The 5 Behaviors That Derail Executive Careers

Some marketers make it to the top of the firm and some don’t. Why? What causes some careers to derail before they reach the pinnacle? It’s a question that young people ask and mature people ponder even after having working for 30 years. To better understand what derails executives in their march to …

Leadership

Repairing Your Good Credit Score

Does thinking about your credit report give you nightmares? The sound advice above will help you repair your credit and be proud that you are …

Personal Finance

Live a Longer and Happier Life With These 8 Frugal Buys

Certain purchases and lifestyle changes may have a hand in extending your lifespan.<p>Life has its ups and downs. Despite the problems we face, most of …

7 Smart Tips For Building Sustainable Wealth Before Retirement

Americans are delaying retirement longer and longer as lifespans increase and the burden begins to rest primarily on individual savings. It is not uncommon for the elderly to outlive their savings and require the help of family members for support in their last years. Even when people plan …

3 Stocks to Earn Dividends Every October

Whether you’re pulling in a paycheck or living off investments, dividends can be a great way to reel in some cash.<p>Many companies dole out dividends …

Become Debt Free By Asking The Mirror These 3 Questions : The Saturday Weekend Review #192

FIRST YOU NEED TO STOP GOING INTO DEBT BEFORE YOU CAN GET OUT OF IT. Now is the best time to become debt free and unleash yourself from the daily …

Debt Management

6 Seriously Effective Ways To Feel Less Stressed In 0 To 5 Minutes

There are some really crucial things you can do to feel less anxious in general. They include: exercising regularly, doing yoga and meditation, not …

Wellness

5 Morning Habits That Shape Your Whole Day

What you do in the morning contributes greatly to the tone of your day. When we roll out of bed after hitting snooze 15 times and neglect to plan for …

How to Value an Investment Property

The most important thing you should do before deciding to invest in a certain income property is to value this property. So, you wonder HOW TO VALUE …

Real Estate

The personality types that make the most and least amount of money

A lot of things determine how much money you make: your level of education, the job you choose to pursue, the company you work for, your hard skills, your performance, and your ability to negotiate.<p>But one thing you really have no control over that can affect your pay is your personality …

Psychology

How to Make a Zero-Based Budget

One major budgeting pitfall people tend to succumb to is failing to account for every single dollar coming and going from their accounts. They make …

Personal Finance

Was this ancient organism the first life on Earth, or just the luckiest?

A primordial form that lived and died 4 billion years ago gave rise to life as we know it, a new study has found. And at the time it was alive, it …

How the human 'punching bag’ who created one of the internet's most controversial websites is leading an unlikely second act at Google

At 15, he founded the freewheeling online image board 4chan, which achieved notoriety early on for hatching memes among a stew of not-safe-for-work content, ranging from inventive pornography to stomach-turning gore.<p>Poole's control of the site caused him to field phone calls from the FBI and appear …

The Best Time to Raise Money for Your Startup

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Venture Capital