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This Crazy New Optical Illusion Shows if You Have 'Curvature Blindness'

We are freaking out.<p>Everybody loves a good optical illusion - and this newly discovered perception trick has us questioning how we see the world …

How to Make It Easier to Wake Up in The Morning, According to Science

Just five more minutes...<p>Getting a good sleep can be tough, and this can lead to feeling less than refreshed when you wake up in the morning.<p>Falling …

There's a Reason Time Seems to Speed Up as You Age - But It's Possible to Slow It Down

Stop the ride, we want to get off.<p>Ask an older person to recall their most vivid memories, and there's a good chance that many of them will come from …

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Entrepreneurs tend to fail for the same 3 reasons — here's how to protect yourself against them

Recently, I spoke with one of my long-time mentors and successful serial entrepreneurs, Jim Hazboun, who is also a top C-Level executive at a large global company. He and I talked about two critical things no one ever tells you about becoming an entrepreneur, specifically the importance of having a …

Entrepreneurship

Want to Launch a Company? 5 All-in-One Business Tools You'll Need

Entrepreneurs with an eye on growth would do well to avail themselves of the benefits all-in-one business tools provide. When there's a lot to do and not much time to do it, consolidated tools are just the tool for the job.<p>With each new day comes a new software declaring it can do one thing better …

The 9 Best Small Business Books to Buy in 2018

Updated April 18, 2018<p>When author and media personality Dave Ramsey was once asked about five common habits shared by most millionaires, the first …

7 side hustles for boomers and millennials

A side hustle supplements, but doesn't replace a main job<p>Getty Images<p>For baby boomers, parent-preneurs and millennials alike, the prospect of a side …

10 Things You Must Do Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

Lay the groundwork for your success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Anyone can become an entrepreneur, but most new businesses fail. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Patrick Bet-David wants to give you the best chance at success by listing 10 things you …

Entrepreneurship

This Entrepreneur Went From Felon to CEO of a Million-Dollar Business. How Did He Do It?

What you can learn from these experts' advice.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Mario Armstrong says that when people -- especially entrepreneurs -- lose their <i>way,</i> it's often because they lose their <i>why.</i> They forget the reason …

Entrepreneurship

4 Under-the-Radar Countries Where You Can Retire for Cheap

They're rich in culture and have gorgeous scenery.<p>Travel tops the bucket list for many retirees. But what if your wanderlust is of the more permanent …

Learn how to launch a business for just $15 with this online course

Starting a business is difficult work, and may be one of the greatest challenges of your life. Not only is there great planning to be done, but the …

5 tips for taking your business from idea to action

<i>Do you have a great idea for a business? Are you thinking long and hard about taking action, but unsure of what to do next? Are you concerned that you will never turn your idea into a full-blown business?</i><p>Anyone can come up with an idea for a business, but it takes a lot of work to implement a plan …

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How to Setup 'Google My Business'

Google My Business is a tool designed by the search engine giant that helps to manage your Search information and Map location, all from one screen. …

Microsoft Word's new 'Resume Assistant' uses LinkedIn to make your resume better

Microsoft and LinkedIn are teaming up to make one of the most important parts of job-hunting easier: writing your resume.<p>The companies introduced a …

5 Free Tools That Make Graphic Design Easy for Small Business Owners

By Evan FergusonGraphic design is one of the most important elements to a small business owner’s branding strategy, yet it’s often taken for granted. …

Graphic Design

This is the scariest job interview question — and how to answer it

There’s nothing quite like the spine-tingling jolt of getting called in for a job interview after weeks of sending out your resume, crossing your …

Here Is Guy Fieri's Cure for Camera Shyness

On 'Guy's Big Project,' the slicing and dicing madman is on a search to find and mentor the next big Food Network travel show star.<p>You learn a thing or two along the journey of turning your small family restaurant into a multi-million dollar global empire -- and you do it while hosting every other …

Guy Fieri

How to Trick Yourself Into Retiring a Multimillionaire

Most of us are really bad at thinking about and planning for our retirement. Only a third of Americans contribute to employer-provided 401(k) …

Retirement

E=mc² became famous for all the wrong reasons

If a time traveler assassinated Albert Einstein before he figured out that E=mc², would we still have atomic weapons?<p><i>Note: Below is the script for the video, above. You may want to just watch the video instead. Oh, also, subscribe to</i> Popular Science <i>on YouTube.</i><p><b>President:</b> "Suppose I gave you a chance …

Albert Einstein

How to Make $2 Million With Just a Laptop and Phone

Josh Harris uses a proven system to take complete novices from zero to six figures a year.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Plenty of gurus promise proven systems for raking in cash. The problem is that most gurus don’t actually produce real results.<p>In 2014, The Oracles …

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Infographic: How Do I Start My Own Small Business?

A lot of people want to start a small business. It’s not surprising; everyone knows nobody got rich working for somebody else.<p>A small business, after …

9 Ways to Start a Company in 48 Hours

You can apply these concepts to companies in almost any industry.<p><i>By Kasey Kaplan, co-founder and president of Urban FT.</i><p>Can you start a company in 48 hours? You bet. You can apply these concepts to companies in almost any industry. Keep in mind, this advice is only on how to get started. As you go, …

50 Small Business Ideas You Can Start in the Spare Room - Small Business Trends

You don’t need a ton of space to start a small business. Once the kids have moved out or you’ve finally cleaned out that room at the end of the hall, …

7 Low-Risk Businesses You Can Start Tomorrow

"You don't find customers for your products. You find products for your customers," Seth Grodin has written. So, what's your product?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Say you want to start a business: You’re not alone. Many people dream of being their own boss, calling …

Small Business

'Shark Tank's' Lori Greiner on the Do's and Don'ts of Pitching

The Queen of QVC explains what you should and shouldn't do during your next pitch meeting.<p>Lori Greiner knows how to sell an idea. Nicknamed "The Queen of QVC," she has made a small fortune convincing TV shoppers to buy her numerous inventions, including the Scrub Daddy and the Simply Fit Board.<p>As a …

Entrepreneurship

Want to Start an Instantly Profitable Business? This Simple Strategy Can Work for Anyone

Find something that people need, find someone who can do it cheap, and then sell it to the people that need it for more money.<p><i>How do I build an online business that makes $500 per month? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and</i> …

The 6 High Performance Habits that Make People Extraordinary

All successful people share six common, consistent habits regardless of their area of expertise. Everyone can emulate them.

Self-improvement

How to figure out what's worth your time and money — and what isn't

There are many parallels in running a business and running your life— especially when it comes to deciding whether to throw time or money at solving a problem. The there is a catch in knowing when and how to value your time over money.<p>For example, when you're young and you don't have a lot of …

Entrepreneurship