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10 questions to ask before you take a new job

<b>When you interview for a new position, much of the conversation focuses on you and how you’d fill the given role and meet the expected</b> …

Employment

The 100 Hottest Tech Companies to Work for In 2017

A Stanford professor made the list and checked it twice. You should, too.<p>Andy Rachleff also is a former venture capitalist and president and CEO of Wealthfront, a successful investment management company in the Valley. He also teaches technology entrepreneurship at the Stanford Graduate School of …

Payments Best Practices & Payment Technology Research for Large & Small Business

However, the fintech revolution is forcing the financial services industry and everything it touches to evolve quickly...<p>That's why it’s important to have a clear understanding of the payments landscape and everything impacting it.<p>But it’s nearly impossible to keep up to date on all the fast-moving …

24 ways to be healthier with little effort

Luckily, there are lots of ways to better your lifestyle without throwing your daily routine out of whack.<p>We've put together a list of some relatively small changes you can make to your life right now to start living healthier.

Bread

Toronto is proving to be a hotbed for machine learning

If you’re interested in learning about, investing in, or building a company involved in machine learning, Toronto should be on your radar. Here are five reasons why:<p><b>1. The Geoff Hinton Lab Mafia</b><p>If you’ve been following the industry, you likely know all about Geoff Hinton’s lab based out of the …

Machine Learning

Forget Multi-Tasking – It's All About Mono-tasking, Say Stanford Researchers

We know multi-tasking is bad for us: we just can’t stop doing it.<p>No matter how many times we hear that multitasking causes heightened mental stress, …

This Company Has Acquired the Most Artificial Intelligence Startups

Mergers and acquisitions of artificial intelligence startups have been on the rise since 2011. This company is leading the trend.<p>Large tech companies are snatching up artificial intelligence startups left and right. Who's the biggest eater? Turns out, it's a very familiar name.<p>Google has acquired …

What Skills Are Artificial Intelligence Students Learning?

This column is by Lauren Dixon, editor at Human Capital Media and LoganSquarist<p><b>As companies look to the blossoming field to transform their</b> …

The Boston Tech 30

Our picks for the most influential movers, shakers, thinkers, and connectors on the local technology scene right now. <i>—Kyle Alspach</i><p><b>Jeff Fagnan</b><p>When you …

20 Best Chili Recipes

As the temperatures continue to decrease, what’s better than coming home to a satisfying bowl of chili? Not much, we’d say. The fulfilling …

Proof That Fancy Job Perks Can’t Keep Millennials Happy

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

How to raise brilliant children, according to science

<i>; Credit: LA Johnson/NPR</i>"Why are traffic lights red, yellow and green?"When a child asks you a question like this, you have a few options. You can …

Critical Thinking

9 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

TED Talks

Good Chief Financial Officers Focus on Much More Than Finance

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The job of chief financial officer (CFO) may sound like a nightmare assignment to technical entrepreneurs, but the tasks and skills required are key to every new venture. In addition, if you are already a CFO, this position is a great …

Entrepreneurship

Startups, what would you do with $2 billion? Accel has 9 big ideas

Even with all the talk these days of investors having short arms and thin wallets, money from limited partners continues to flow into venture capital funds. Accel Partners earlier today announced the closing of a pair of U.S. funds totaling $2 billion.<p>Accel is creating a $500 million fund for early …

The truth about pre-workout supplements

Everyone wants to get the most out of the time they spend exercising, and "preworkout" supplements claim to help you do exactly that. It might be tempting to try one of these supplements before hitting the gym or heading out for a run, in hopes of increasing your energy levels, muscle power or …

HIIT 100s Diet: Carve Up Your Physique in 6 Weeks

Of course, training is just half the picture when it comes to getting lean. Much like your time drops each week, your carbs will too. This will work …

Exercising more but still gaining weight? Take this quiz

You're running on the treadmill, hitting up every HIIT class on your gym's schedule, and strength training more than you ever thought possible. But your scale hasn't gotten the memo. What gives? This five-question quiz will help you pinpoint your problem — and get your weight moving in the right …

Weight Loss

I'm Male, I Have a Six Pack, I Teach Fitness, and I'm Insecure

I hate being called skinny. I also hate slim. Svelte is growing on me but it isn't my absolute favorite. If I had my way I would look like Dwayne Johnson. Muscle mass that sits on top of muscle mass. My name is Matthew Johnson Harris and I am a fitness instructor in multiple formats. Men and women …

New York City

There's this grilled cheese hack going around that you should definitely not try

Are you looking for a way to burn your house down this weekend? Wonderful! We’ve found the perfect method, and you ruin a grilled cheese in the …

$2.8 billion startup Slack is getting ready for an IPO

Stewart Butterfield, Slack's founder and CEO, said in an interview with The Australian Business Review that the company recently kicked off an "IPO readiness" program. The idea, Butterfield said, is for Slack to have the option to go public in the future and to be prepared when the time is …

Startups