Bi Lu

12 Flips | 1 Magazine | 5 Likes | 3 Following | @BiLu101 | Keep up with Bi Lu on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Bi Lu”

For vulnerable high school girls in Japan, a culture of ‘dates’ with older men

TOKYO — High school dating? No big deal in many parts of the world — but in Japan, it means something quite different.<p>Here, “high school dating” matches girls in uniforms with men in their 40s and 50s and beyond. And it means money changing hands.<p>Sometimes this involves a walk around the block or a …

Ancient Chinese Medicine Outright Blocks Sperm From Egg

Regular birth control and Plan B all wrapped up in one method, and without any of the annoying side effects.<p>What if there was a birth control that …

Women's Health

If You Want to Stay Full All Morning Long, Follow This Breakfast Tip

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Fiber<p>Weight-Loss Breakfast Tip<p>If You Want to Stay Full All Morning Long, Follow This Breakfast Tip<p>Shares<p>You want to lose …

The Next Phase Of Human Evolution Could Include Immortality

People may merge with machines.<p>What will humans be like in 1,000 years? They will likely be taller, bionic and maybe even immortal.<p>TechInsider looked at the possible future of the human race after another 10 centuries of evolution and found people and machines could literally join together ― …

NASA Officially Unveil Mars Mission Plans

It’s no big secret that NASA’s planning a mission to Mars sometime in the near future. But, up until now, there has been very little said about if …

Best Advice for Aspiring Entrepreneurs: Just Kiss the Girl

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I do not understand women.<p>They are complicated, complex, highly intelligent and clever sentient beings that never seem to follow the laws of nature, all of which makes it incredibly difficult for even moderately uncomplicated …

Entrepreneurship

The 4 Essentials to Starting a Company Whether You Have Money or Not

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So you have the Big Idea. You have the passion. You have the business plan. You can see your future success. All you need now is money in the bank, right?<p>Probably nine out of 10 startups are where you are, in need of operating …

Entrepreneurship

Five Mobile Habits That Will Change Your Life

If only I had a device in my pocket that had the answer to almost any question…Oh, wait, I do: it’s my phone.<p>The phone in your pocket used to only be able to make calls. Now, this device connects with your social networks, gives you access to emails, opens up the world wide web and allows you the …

10 Secrets to Building Trust and Credibility With Your Customers

3 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Salesforce<p>If you want to build trust and credibility with your customers and hold on to them for life, follow these 10 important tips:<p><b>1. Avoid selling a solution that isn’t in the customer’s best interest.</b> Sometimes you just don’t have the right solution …

Customers

The Sharing Economy is Misnamed But Deserves Celebration Anyway

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We’ve heard a lot lately about the “sharing economy” as well as the “collaborative economy” – two terms that are often used interchangeably but probably shouldn’t be. Seemingly, every corner of the economy is now being …

utilization

9 Steps to Building and Coaching a Killer Team

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being self-employed doesn’t mean that I don’t work with other people. In fact, I’ve had to create numerous teams throughout my career to help me achieve my goals.<p>These days, my team gets together every morning on Skype because …

Entrepreneurship