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Starbucks not liable for spilled coffee that burned officer, jury says

Police Sgt. Matthew Kohr got a cup of coffee from his usual barista, Ali, one day in January 2012 at Starbucks Store No. 8373 in the North Carolina capital.<p>The venti-size coffee blend — Kohr says Ali called it "something special" — was hot. It spilled into the officer's lap. His inner thigh was …

An Idiot’s Guide to Building Relationships with Customers Using Social Media

The success of an ecommerce site does not end with converting visitors into customers. In fact, making a sale is just the beginning.You want to keep …

This website will make you nostalgic with a musical timeline of your life

There’s nothing better than a little nostalgic music, right? Retrojam, a free website, generates a nice visual timeline of popular music from your childhood from just your birth date.<p>Once you put in the date of your birthday, the website lays out a timeline with playlists from different eras of …

7 Business Activities Entrepreneurs Should Always Be Doing | Inc.com

Entrepreneurs are busy people.<p>There is always something to do, and most of the time it's something really urgent. That's the plight of the entrepreneur--constantly moving pieces, organizing activities, leading initiatives, and putting out fires, and making stuff happen.<p>Stephen Covey's famous book,</i> …

WhatsApp: the secret weapon for small businesses

Why WhatsApp could do more for your business than Facebook or Twitter<p>WhatsApp, the social messaging service acquired by Facebook for $19bn last year, is arguably the world’s fastest-growing communication app.<p>It has more than 700m monthly active users and carries 30bn messages per day, double …

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Hawaii's 'Deadliest' Beaches Might Surprise You

Everyone has an opinion about Hawaii's most beautiful beach. But deadliest? Most treacherous? The aloha state's Department of Health has those two superlatives on lockdown. And the answers might surprise you.<p>The Hawaiian beach where the most people have died (11, between 2009 and 2013) is tranquil …

Four Words That Every Entrepreneur Succeeds Or Fails By

This year our company, Fishbowl, is putting it all on the line for four magic words: Mind Your Own Business!<p>Minding your own business can be compared to driving a state-of-the-art sports car. Why own a Lamborghini if you can’t open the doors and shift it out of first gear? Operating a successful …

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