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Four Questions to Help You Overcome Procrastination

Procrastination is like a voice in your head giving you several seemingly valid reasons to avoid doing something. Usually it’s tough to summon a …

BlackBerry reports Q4 loss, says Priv competes in 'saturated' premium market

BlackBerry announced its year-end and fourth quarter fiscal 2016 results today, falling short of revenue expectations, recording a loss of $238 …

Mobile Technology

5 Productivity Tools All Marketers Should Know About

Marketers must maintain a high level of productivity at all times if they are going to reach their goals. Sometimes this is easier said than done, though. You need to go out of your way to stay productive and to stave off distractions. There are many productivity tools on the market that can help …

Project Management

The Latest in Silicon Valley Innovation: A $700 Juicer

The “Keurig of juice” raised more than $100 million before launching.<p>Silicon Valley is a hotbed of innovation, with venture capitalists rushing to write checks for the next brilliant, young founder with an idea to change the way we live our lives. Already, billions of dollars have been poured into …

Silicon Valley

Would You Put Your Kid in a Car With a Stranger? This Startup Hopes So.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“How do I know my kids will be safe?” As a worrywart helicopter parent of three, this was my first question to Joanna McFarland.<p>The busy mom of two is the co-founder and CEO of HopSkipDrive, an Uber-like service that dispatches drivers -- …

Why local companies are winning in emerging markets

When entering emerging economies, multinationals should get genuinely involved and actively participate in the development of local markets rather …

Innovation

Why Do So Many Digital Assistants Have Feminine Names?

Hey Cortana. Hey Siri. Hey girl.<p>The whole point of having a digital assistant is to have it do stuff for you. You’re supposed to boss it around.<p>But it still sounds like a bit of a reprimand whenever I hear someone talking to an Amazon Echo. The monolithic voice-activated digital assistant will, …

With New Acquisition, Tinder Gets Into 'Augmented Reality'

A new vision for the dating startup<p>Tinder just swiped right on some new people.<p>The dating startup is announcing its second acquisition today, buying a company called Humin that specializes in figuring out the context of social connections.<p>But Humin isn’t a dating app or a social network. With this …

Four Ways to Experience Italy's Epic Food

PHOTO BY ANDREW ROWAT<p>Truly immerse yourself in one of the tastiest cuisines in the world.<p>There is no shortage of ways indulge while in Italy. Craving …

Italy

I'm A Young Woman Who Loves To Travel Alone -- Here's Why

PHOTO: MARIO TAMA/ GETTY IMAGES.<p>The sunburnt earth, a dusty red in the midday heat, taunted me. Dandelion weeds grew in the unlikeliest of places, nestled in the cracks of a cinder block wall, between the spokes of a long-retired bicycle wheel. I was squatting, making my own shade. Sobbing.<p>In the …

Travel: 4 top night trekking destinations near Mumbai in March

March is the ideal month for stargazing<p>‘What is this life if full of care, we have no time to stand and stare,’ wrote English poet William Henry …

A financial planner outlines the 3 mindsets that dictate how you approach your money

Today, she's a certified financial planner, who uses her own experiences and knowledge to help clients make the best choices with their money.<p>"We all need to make sure we're taking our dreams past the instant gratification stage: past that sign, through the front door, and into the years that will …

Here's how Wealthfront plans to become the dashboard for all of your money stuff

The robo-adviser is rolling out a bunch of new features today.<p>Across Silicon Valley, the days of “pampering as a service” startups are coming to a close. As many have observed, the on-demand model for things like food delivery or laundry doesn’t have great economics behind it.<p>For finance …

Customers

Israel sees tourism growth from China, India | Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel is looking east to China and India to help drive tourism, as visits to the country have yet to fully recover from the 2014 Gaza war, Tourism Ministry Director-General Amir Halevi said.<p>A group of Israeli tourists enter a monastery as a Buddhist monk looks on in Thikshy, …

Israel

5 Flexible Work Strategies And The Companies That Use Them

Policies like unlimited vacation and remote work help employees manage life’s demands. These companies make it work for the bottom line too.<p>They call us “The Sandwich Generation”—the group of workforce-aged adults who are not only caring for their aging parents, but also balancing the needs of …

The Right Way to Fire an Employee

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the most difficult parts of running any business is managing people. Right now at my company, The Newsletter Pro, we have 38 employees, and unfortunately over the last five years I’ve had to fire a few. Firing someone is never …

4 digital marketing secrets every entrepreneur should know

For many small business owners, digital marketing isn't so different from auto maintenance. You go in thinking you need something simple, but leave feeling like you've emptied your savings account with no obvious effect on performance.<p>If you sometimes wonder if there are things your marketing …

Discovering India in 41 days

Three friends, a mini SUV and miles of open road. Thus begins the story of The Great Indian Footprint, a journey across India in 41 days. Krishna …

Alibaug’s all-new buzzing avatar: The unexplored, must-visit hangouts

Salt spray, the wind in your face and a cool escape from the oppressive heat — Alibaug, a quick boat ride away, is no secret, but parts of its …

Indian media industry likely to touch Rs2,260 billion by 2020: KPMG-Ficci report

<b>New Delhi:</b> The Indian media and entertainment (M&E) industry is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14.3% to touch Rs.2.26 …

Restaurant Review: South Mumbai eatery offers the best of world cuisine

New Fort restaurant's menu is divided into five sections including Asia, America, Europe, Middle East and regional world cuisine, elevating them with …