Dan Chase

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Winning Photos of the Epson International Pano Awards 2017

On its 8th year, Epson International Pano Awards celebrates the works of the best panoramic photographers from all over the world. Enjoy the winning …

Solar Impulse 2 Completes Round the World Flight: Pictures

Egypt

Use It Or Lose It—How Brain Exercise Fights Alzheimer's

A new study from Iowa State University suggests that the more you use your brain, the better it is at remembering things. By giving it regular …

Neuroscience

Winning Photos from the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards

The winning entries in the Open and Youth competitions are stellar.<p>The 2016 Sony World Photography Awards, the world’s largest photography competition, just announced the winning images of their Open and Youth divisions. Out of a recording breaking 103,005 entries from 186 countries, former picture …

DIY Grass Bed Offers a Cozy Green Oasis

Many people love to relax by lying on the grass and taking in the warm sunshine. But what if your yard is made of concrete? With this obstacle in mind, Jason Hodges, a landscape gardener on the Australian TV show <i>Better Homes & Gardens</i>, has come up with a clever solution. He demonstrates how to …

TV (Australia)

The 7 Best Exercises That Will Help You Lose Belly Fat

When trying to lose belly fat your nutrition and training are of extreme importance. So what exactly should you training do? Your training has be of …

Exercise

6 Dreadful Design Mistakes That'll Ruin Your SEO

Artists hate constraints. It’s because their profession has crafted an image of being ‘free’. It’s believed that only without boundaries can an …

How to Retire Abroad

If your dream is to live overseas, we tell you what you need to know.<p>For many seniors with a sense of adventure and an updated passport, the ideal …

"Nature in Black and White" Story and Pictures

Story ?<p>Nature in Black and White<p>Published <b>May 6, 2014</b> | View the Assignment | Features Photos From <b>24 Contributors</b><p><b>24 photos</b> selected by<p><i>National Geographic Photographer</i><p>View Slideshow<p>With a final tally of over 21,000 submissions, I think it's safe to say that nature photography in black and white is …

These are the amazing National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest winners

The images you’re about to see weren’t created artificially by Photoshop masters. They’re actual pictures taken by the winners of the National …

Amazon partners with startups to sell crowdfunded products

SAN FRANCISCO, July 28 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc launched a new platform on Tuesday that will help startups advertise and distribute their products directly to millions of Amazon customers, filling an important gap for entrepreneurs trying to reach a wider market of consumers.<p>The online retailer …

Startups

Branding to Earn Millennials’ Trust

While the world often views millennials as indecisive, the opposite is actually true, according to several studies done over the past few years. The …

9 ways to redesign (and rethink) retirement

It takes a community, not a wider hallway.<p>We don’t handle retirement that much differently than our parents did — but we should.<p>Shana Lynch at the …

Elasticity

Careful what you write: How text mining could hurt your business

Tesla Motors experienced its second highest one-minute trading volume of all time earlier this month after computers misinterpreted the company’s April Fools’ Day joke as a serious press release.<p>This reaction to the company’s joke — that it was releasing a Tesla Watch that “doesn’t just tell the …

Artificial Intelligence

This Is What Happens to Your Brain When You Exercise

We all know how difficult it is to get ourselves to the gym and to actually work on our physical wellbeing; how difficult it is to follow a diet plan …

What It Takes To Change Your Brain’s Patterns After Age 25

Most of our brain’s patterns are solidified by our mid-20s, but it’s possible to change your brain’s pathways and patterns with these methods.<p>“In most of us, by the age of thirty, the character has set like plaster, and will never soften again.”<p>That quote was made famous by Harvard psychologist …

8 Ways to Build Your Company's Credit

A good credit score can help you land loans, financing and better interest rates for your business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> The Tax & Legal Playbook<i>, CPA and attorney Mark J. Kohler targets the leading tax and legal questions facing small-business</i> …

Small Business

Four things startups can learn from Target Canada’s mistakes

When Target Canada recently decided to shut the doors of its 133 stores around the country, leaving nearly 18,000 people out of work, "what went wrong?" was the question people were asking themselves.<p>As a serial entrepreneur and former Target Canada Team Leader, the writing was on the wall from the …

10 Essential Tools That Every Startup Needs

Marketing March 31, 2015 45 Reads share<p>Building a startup is a long-term affair and getting your minimum viable product off the ground sooner rather …

Startups

Our startup launched its own version of Holacracy and tripled its revenue

This is the story of a drastic change that resulted in an astonishingly productive seven weeks.<p>More specifically: this is the story of how a little startup in Berlin fired the word “manager,” scrapped all the other job titles, too, and tripled its monthly revenue.<p><b>The background</b><p>Our startup Blinkist, …

Management

When It Comes to Naming Your Startup, Simple Is Better

Ever hear of Doostang? Probably not. The careers site, born during the Web 2.0 era, ended up as a poster child for oddly named digital companies. Its …

The Top 6 Steps for Branding Your Startup

Planning to launch a company? This can surely be a great idea. But to start with, you need to take care a lot of things.<p>It isn’t easy ensuring that a …

Photography SEO and Web Marketing Workshop: Grow Your Business with Google Image Search

Social Media

Ton Matton's Chicken Cabinet

"Free range furniture" that serves as three-chicken fresh egg station<p>Dutch designer Ton Matton teaches at the Wendorf Academy, a design lab in the …

Adorable Orphaned Baby Bats Cared for by Australian Bat Clinic

File this under “cutest thing we've ever seen.” These orphaned baby bats, swaddled in cozy blankets and fed milk in baby bottles, are the incredibly adorable residents of the Australian Bat Clinic & Wildlife Trauma Centre in eastern Australia's Gold Coast Hinterland. Volunteers and employees at the …

Teddybears

Crowdfunding Secrets: 7 Tips For Kickstarter Success

Crowdfunding has quickly moved from trendy buzzword to a mainstream fundraising model. In less than five years, Kickstarter has attracted more than five million contributors pledging close to $1 billion, funding more than 55,000 individual projects. Rival fundraising platform Indiegogo can boast of …

Why A Failed Kickstarter Might Be Your Key To Success

Zach Supalla learned it the hard way: sometimes it takes a failed Kickstarter campaign to find success the second time around.<p>When Zach Supalla’s Kickstarter campaign launched last April, he played a drinking game with his team. Every time the campaign hit a new $1,000 mark, they drank a beer. “By …