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How to Stock a Japanese Pantry: 13 Indispensable Ingredients

Perhaps you can remember the scene in the cult classic <i>The Breakfast Club</i> when Bender and Claire have a little back-and-forth over some tuna sushi rolls. "You won't accept a guy's tongue in your mouth, and you're gonna eat <i>that</i>?" he asks incredulously. Well, America, we've come a long way since 1985. …

Solar shares plunge even more than coal

For all the upbeat forecasts about the growth of solar power, this is a punishing year for the industry. And it won't improve anytime soon.<p>SunEdison …

Your Step By Step Content Marketing Strategy

Since content marketing is still a relatively new methodology – at least when we’re talking about digital marketing – it should come as no surprise that one of the most common searches associated with it is “content marketing strategy”. Just look at this suggested search provided by Google.<p>It’s …

Marketing

Google connects BigQuery to Google Drive and Sheets

Google today announced that it is bringing some of its Google Cloud Platform and Google Apps tools a little bit closer together. BigQuery, Google’s serverless analytics data warehousing service, will now be able to read files from Google Drive and access spreadsheets from Google Sheets.<p>There has …

10 basic rules to follow if you want to invest your money in stocks

If you've maxed out your 401(k), have a fully funded emergency account, and are prepared for bigger, upcoming purchases, you may want to consider investing in the stock market.<p>After all, there are several compelling reasons to invest in stocks, financial journalist Andrew Tobias explains in the …

Investing

Pakistan girl's brutal death: 'It is not honor killing, it's just plain murder'

<b>Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN) —</b> Her name was Ambreen.<p>She was just 15.<p>Her alleged crime: Helping a neighbor and her boyfriend elope.<p>For that, she was dragged from her home, injected with sedatives, strangled, tied up in a van and then burned, Pakistani officials said.<p>More than a dozen people have been …

Pakistan

Deutsche Bank is being investigated for suspected market manipulation

A prosecutor in southern Italy is investigating the German bank's sale of 7 billion euros worth of Italian state debt as Italy approached a debt crisis that eventually brought down the government of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.<p>Deutsche Bank had no immediate comment.<p>Five former managers …

Deutsche Bank

62 Actionable Ideas for Getting More Clients From 13 Top Marketing and Sales Leaders

Talk is cheap and great ideas without action are useless. Instead, here are 62 actions you can take today from 13 brilliant sales and marketing thought leaders.<p>If you missed one of the best eight-hour-marathon, virtual events of 2016, Amanda Holmes and her team at Chet Holmes International have …

Marketing

5 Things All Successful Entrepreneurs Do (and 3 They Never Do)

How many of these traits do you have? And how many should you shed?<p>We all look for an edge in our business building and examining the past behaviors of other successful entrepreneurs is a great way to set your own do's & don'ts. Sure you can read about Mark Cuban or Richard Branson. But, you need …

Entrepreneurship

Senior Chinese Religious Advisor Calls For Promotion Of Atheism In Society

SHANGHAI — A senior Chinese advisor on religious affairs has said the country should promote atheism throughout society, in remarks that appear to …

Venezuela should be rich. Instead it’s becoming a failed state.

It's come to this: The country with the largest oil reserves in the world can't afford to brew its own beer, stay in its own time zone, or even have its own people show up to work more than two times a week.<p>Venezuela, in other words, is well past the point of worrying that its economy might …

Economics

The World Bank just issued a warning that will rattle global economies

Economies across large swaths of the globe could shrink dramatically by 2050 as freshwater grows scarce because of climate change, the World Bank reported on Tuesday.<p>The Middle East could be hardest hit, with its gross domestic product falling as much as 14% by 2050 unless steps are taken to …

Climate Change

Gary Vaynerchuk: My Advice for First-Time Entrepreneurs

I'm not promising that following this advice will guarantee your business will survive the first year, but without these considerations, you are not setting yourself up for success.<p>I've said it time and time again: Entrepreneurship is hard and it's not for everyone. If, after taking a realistic …

Trump's rise is driving immigrants to become citizens

MIAMI (AP) — On a recent Saturday morning in South Florida, 50-year-old Edgar Ospina stood in a long line of immigrants to take the first step to become an American.<p>Ospina has spent almost half his life in the U.S. after emigrating from his native Colombia, becoming eligible for citizenship in …

Selling

How the Kleptocrats’ $12 Trillion Heist Helps Keep Most of the World Impoverished

An investigative economist has crunched 45 years of official statistics to discover just how much kleptocrats have plundered from 150 mostly poor …

Income Inequality

Stressed Out Solopreneur? 5 Tips to Prevent Entrepreneurial Burnout

The feeling of starting an entrepreneurial endeavor or beginning a freelance career is exhilarating. You’ve become the master of your own destiny, and all the anxieties and limitations of a traditional office job fade away into a sea of opportunity. When you start making money, that feeling only …

Entrepreneurship

The One Thing Every Business Owner Should Be More Honest About

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

7 Flaws in Your Business Plan You Need to Fix

Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your business plan is a blueprint for how your company is going to turn out. Write a solid, detailed business plan, and you’ll have a clear idea of how your first few years of operations will go -- you’ll …

Small Business

The Future Is Near: 13 Design Predictions for 2017

April 27, 20162015 was the year that UX disciples the world over proved themselves to be the singular champions of free thought in design. Slack’s …

Web Design

4 Tools That Make Your Small Business Look Big

Founder, Bizfi<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a small company has its benefits: You’re agile, able to change directions at a moment’s notice. You’ve got autonomy, as your business is independent of a giant conglomerate. No, you’re not attracting the same number of …

Small Business

T. Boone Pickens says America’s oil industry is ‘dead in the water’

NEW YORK - T. Boone Pickens turns 88 years old next month. He is in the process of giving his personal fortune to charity and will joke, when asked about investments he's eyeing and trends he's worrying about, about projects that might come online when he hits 138. "I'm only interested in energy," …

Saudi Aramco

7 Red Flags: Is The Startup You're Considering About To Fail?

Angel investors have many techniques for selecting the most promising startups to invest in. But sometimes, we still get caught on a sinking ship. When that happens, it’s important to take action quickly. That’s why I was intrigued when I read Alejandro Cremades’ book, <i>The Art of Startup …

Venture Capital

How to Start a Business With Little to No Money

Starting a business is the aspiration of every entrepreneur who’s ever lived, as well as every person who’s ever been stuck in a nine-to-five job and …

Small Business

San Diego Republican mayor pushes plan to run on 100% renewable energy

California city’s bipartisan push to embrace clean energy such as solar and wind while paring back greenhouse gas emissions may be a model for rest of the US<p>As presidential nominees Ted Cruz and Donald Trump, respectively, call climate change a “religion” or a “bullshit … total hoax” dreamed up by …

Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

Human life begins in bright flash of light as a sperm meets an egg, scientists have shown for the first time, after capturing the astonishing ‘fireworks’ on film.<p>An explosion of tiny sparks erupts from the egg at the exact moment of conception.<p>Scientists had seen the phenomenon occur in other …

Northwestern University

Hackers steal $81 million from a bank that had no firewall

Sometimes the best way to learn is from your mistakes, or at least someone else’s mistakes. The central bank of Bangladesh just gave all of us future …

What Earning $60K in a Summer at the Age of 21 Taught Me About Entrepreneurship

My idea of entrepreneurship had always been a romantic one.<p>I associated it with prestige, with intelligence, with control.<p>The reality, as I learned when I started my first business, was that entrepreneurship was also 99 percent toil and 1 percent glamor. It was getting up before the sun and hearing …

San Francisco adopts law requiring solar panels on all new buildings

Tech capital is first major US city to require all new buildings of 10 storeys or under to have solar panels, reports BusinessGreen<p>San Francisco has this week passed landmark legislation requiring all new buildings under 10 storeys in height to be fitted with rooftop solar panels.<p>The city’s San …

GoDaddy Billionaire Bob Parsons' 7 Tips For Entrepreneurs

Domain name registrar and Web-hosting firm GoDaddy was founded by businessman and philanthropist Bob Parsons in 1997. The colorful entrepreneur sold the majority of the firm to private equity investors in 2011 and stepped down as executive chairman in June 2014. The company went public on April …

Entrepreneurship