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Surprise! Amazon now sells more than 70 of its own private-label brands

The biggest push has come in the clothing category.<p>After Amazon launched its first private-label brands in 2009, the company took a four-year hiatus before it created any more. And when it got back into the game with the launch of its own diaper brand in 2014, it was an embarrassment; a design flaw …

The Biggest Reason Why Your Best Employees Are Quitting

The good news? It's highly preventable.<p><i>Why do good employees leave? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Beth Hudson, Community Marketer at Recruitee</b><b>, on Quora:</b><p>There could be any number …

This Study of 300,000 Leaders Revealed the Top 10 Traits for Success

According to leadership development consultants Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman, these are the skills that leaders need to succeed.<p>Leadership was once called by historian James MacGregor Burns "one of the most observed and least understood phenomena on earth." Given the results of some recent …

The mystery of Steve the purple celestial light has been solved by scientists

For the past three years, reports of a mysterious new light show in the night sky have been puzzling scientists. The phenomenon is a thin strip of purple light that looks almost like a picket fence and appears for between twenty minutes and an hour.<p>Now, the mystery has been solved by a team of …

How to protect your personal data from Facebook profiteering

Should you delete Facebook? Or is there a way to use the "free" social media platform without allowing it to make money off your personal data?<p>Revelations that the Trump-linked political data firm Cambridge Analytica skirted Facebook's privacy policies to suck up data on over 50 million Americans, …

This Picture of Jupiter's Swirly Blue Pole Is Magnificent

I’m not usually one of those “check out this beautiful planet photo” people (jk, I am). But seriously, the images coming from the citizen scientists …

Astronomy

This handheld 3D body scanning device could replace the MRI — using the motion-sensing technology from a Nintendo Wii

Sometimes, a little toying around can pay off.<p>Joshua Broder, an ER physician at Duke University, couldn't understand why his son's handheld Nintendo Wii controller was better at detecting movement than the professional ultrasound machine he used work.<p>One day, while his son was playing Wii, he got …

10 Tips for Creating the Perfect Social Media Content for Your Brand

As a brand, social media is one of your biggest assets. Here's some advice from the experts at VSCO.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur or small-business owner, social media should be a top priority. From promoting your products to building a community to …

Stanford professor explains how to deal with ‘a**holes’

How do you deal with someone who grinds your gears?<p>A Stanford professor has spent more than a decade researching “a**hole behaviour" and has come up …

Lord Voldemort

Google will reportedly separate shopping service after antitrust fine (updated)

Google is reportedly separating its price-comparison shopping service into a standalone unit after getting fined for a record-setting $2.8 billion by the EU after a legal battle over antitrust practices. The internet titan appealed the decision, but will comply with the EU court's order to allow …

15 Businesses You Can Start for $10,000 or Less

Review these best business ideas for entrepreneurs on a budget.<p>This story originally appeared on GOBankingRates<p>Starting a business can be intimidating. Finding the right idea, dealing with the financials and getting it up and running successfully add up to more than a standard full-time gig. Simply …

Tony Robbins Reveals the Secrets to Ultimate Happiness

Being grateful is the key to happiness, says entrepreneur, philanthropist and New York Times Best-Selling Author Tony Robbins in an interview with …

79 Percent of Employees Quit Because They're not Appreciated. Try These 4 Things Before You Say Good-Bye | Inc.com

Feathers were ruffled. People from all around the globe reacted to a post I wrote last week about how anger can destroy your career. It wasn't a surprise. Numerous studies spotlight an increasingly ugly problem that exists in the corporate world--job dissatisfaction.<p>The Society of Human Resource …

Human Resources

Verizon and Coca-Cola’s budgeting plan may be the smartest way for you to spend less and save more

The zero-based budget calls for going back to the drawing board with your budget periodically to justify every expense.<p>Want more zeroes in your bank …

How to survive if you get stranded on an island in the middle of nowhere

What is one supposed to do, if you find yourself in the middle of nowhere? Here are some tips and advice on how to stay alive in the most deserted places.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

This 1 Skill Makes Great Leaders. Hint: You're Not Born With it | Inc.com

Leading isn't about always being your best but it's always about giving your best. This rule hasn't changed since the beginning of time.<p>People don't expect leaders to be perfect. They just expect them to push themselves to become better daily. If you look around at business executives, professional …

Leadership

Branding For Small Businesses Made Simple

There’s a lot of content out there that is written to help small business owners do their own marketing, but it’s often written by marketers who are adept in things like analytics, content marketing, and technical jargon. It may be written using terms you don’t understand and business processes …

Marketing

This Study Will Convince You To Engage With Online Influencers To Attract New Customers | Inc.com

When was the last time you made a purchasing decision based on a recommendation of a friend -- or even comments online by complete strangers?<p>The sober reality is that social media is driving more and more buying decisions. In particular, the younger generation of consumers are influenced not only …

Public Relations

Local SEO Tools: 7 Best Tools to Improve Your Local Search Rankings

Local SEO has become more important than ever. As local competition heats up, the task of dominating local search results is taking precedence over …

Easy Money: DIY cleaning solutions that can save you a ton

Cleaning solutions that you find in your grocery store can pinch your wallet. From bleach to all-purpose cleaners, not only can these products break the bank but they can also release harmful toxins into your home.<p>What you may not realize, however, is that there are much simpler and cheaper …

'Be the boss, not a buddy, or your business will suffer'

Q I've become good friends with the five people who work at my company.<p>We have more lunches together, socialise more often after work, and there's generally a more casual, jokey tone around the office. However, I've noticed more and more missed deadlines. How can I reinforce my leadership position …

Personal Organizing

The best to-do list app right now

Get the app and then get things done<p>The best to-do list app will always be whatever works for you. One reason for the enduring popularity of pen-and-paper-based methods is that they can map perfectly to your individual needs. Bullet journals, which have surged in popularity in recent years, …

Apps

The Seven Types of Dress Shoes Every Man Should Own

<b>Last Updated December, 2017.</b><p>Long a product of the highest craftsmanship and design — from wizened men in Turkey to cobblers in Western New York — …

Data Breach Exposes 700M Email Addresses — And Some Passwords

The bad guys just got breached.<p>A spambot computer program, which harvests email addresses to send spam messages for everything from weight loss pills to those notorious Nigerian prince emails, has exposed 711 million email addresses and a number of passwords.<p>Security researcher Troy Hunt said it …

Cybersecurity

Skeletons say arthritis isn't about aging — it's about activity

A new study has revealed that the prevalence of osteoarthritis in the knees of humans has doubled since the mid-20th century — and not because we're …

How to Market Your App So It Finds Worldwide Success (Infographic)

You should be thinking about how you can reach people from all corners of the globe.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With the abundance of apps available today, it’s important to reach and appeal to as many people as you can, so you should be thinking about how you can …

This teen's iOS app uses machine learning to deliver the dankest memes to your iPhone

Like memes? You’ll probably love 17-year-old Anushk Mittal’s new iOS app, Memeois. It brings you fresh memes from around the web and uses machine learning to tailor your feed to your taste.<p>You can scroll through an endless stream of memes and heart the ones you like to begin training the app. Over …

Machine Learning

50 Small Business Ideas for Solopreneurs - Small Business Trends

Starting a business doesn’t mean you need to hire a whole team. There are plenty of business opportunities out there that you can start and grow …

The Amazon's trees can make it rain

Trees in the Amazon can generate rain, according to a new study in Science . How it works: Plants release water vapor through their leaves during …

Research

Apple accused of 'anti-consumer' behaviour by Indian regulator

India has a Do Not Disturb app to control cold calls and spam, but Apple won’t put it in iOS. That's upset the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India.<p>Apple is in the crosshairs of India's telecommunications regulator.<p>The iPhone maker has been called out for its refusal to enable a Do Not Disturb app …