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Professors at America's elite colleges pick one book every student should read in 2017

College professors dole out an incredible amount of required reading to their students.<p>But what if they could only choose one book?<p>When asked, professors at America's most prestigious colleges — those in the top 10, according to US News & World Report — shared with Business Insider the single book …

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers | Inc.com

<i>Thank You for Being Late</i> by Thomas L. Friedman; recommended by World Bank president Jim Yong Kim and Martin Ford. Amazon calls it "a field guide to the 21st century."<p><i>Success Through Stillness</i> by Russell Simmons and Chris Morrow and; recommended by Serena Williams. The hip-hop mogul on</i> …

Books

Want to found a start-up? These are the books you should read first, a top VC says

Bill Gurley's investment firm, Benchmark, has made some big bets that paid off. The firm was an early investor in Instagram, Quora, Snap, Uber, …

Venture Capital

The Best Albums of 2017

<i>Be sure to check out our growing list of The Best Music Videos of 2017.</i><p>Recommended Video<p>Entertainment<p>This Is A Real-Time MRI Scan of an Opera …

17 Essential Tools for Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the biggest challenges we face as entrepreneurs is staying on top of everything. You have to respond to emails, make sure your website works perfectly, organize projects, keep in touch with your network, and avoid getting …

Books that inspired me to become the creative person I’m today

Today, I feel creatively confident. And, that has obviously added to my overall confidence. But, it didn’t happen overnight. Over the years I’ve put …

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30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

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Jazz in the 1950s: the ultimate guide to the greatest albums

<b>If you are discovering jazz for the first time then you've just found the perfect place to start. And if you are a true aficionado then this list is</b> …

5 Ways to Transform Your Mind Into a Creative Powerhouse | Inc.com

How many times do you and your team ask these questions while you work?<p><i>"What did we do last time?"</i> or <i>"what is everyone else doing?"</i><p>While these may sound like legitimate ways to efficiently get work done, it often leads you down the path of regurgitating the same old ideas. As you work to build your …

Creativity

Are You Ready for a Startup Job? What to You Need to Know Before Taking the Plunge

Deciding to gun for a startup job can be a big decision but often the risk is worth the reward. It could be a fat payout and awesome years of …

Employment

SumUp co-founders are back with bookkeeping AI startup Zeitgold

The next time you go to your favorite restaurant or cocktail bar, talk with the manager about bookkeeping. Chances are that they’ll tell you that they waste a ton of time collecting and recording various documents. German startup Zeitgold wants to automate this pesky process so that you can spend …

The 8 Keys to Disrupting an Established Market | Inc.com

Beth Helmstetter, a top-rated celebrity destination event planner was inspired to launch The Good Beginning, an online wedding registry for charitable causes throughout the world. Just a year into discovering the market need for a scalable online charity platform, Beth put her MBA to use in an …

Entrepreneurship

Elbow – ‘Little Fictions’ Review

Ever-reliable Mancunians serve up another album that’s as warming as the morning’s fourth whisky<p>It’s unfortunate that the cover art for Elbow’s …

Cover Art

Black Honey's January blues shake-off playlist - listen

It's freezing, Donald Trump is the President of the United States, and Amy Adams has been snubbed by the Academy Awards.<p>To try and help you get …

How Blockchain is overshadowing Bitcoin

Steve Jobs once said that <i>“the ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do”</i>.<p>That’s the motto an anonymous person took to heart as he shook up the financial world by creating an unregulated tech-based currency in early 2009. That very currency was developed using …

Bitcoin

A Year of Accomplishment: How Productivity Experts Reach Their Goals | Heleo

“Intentionality lies at the heart of productivity.”<p><b>Laura Vanderkam</b> is the bestselling author of multiple books on productivity and time management, …

TED Talks

The fastest way to go from total newbie to programming pro is this Coding 101 training

At the rate the tech world spins, it may feel like everybody knows how to code a webpage or an app except you. Not true…but it’s never too late to put yourself on the right side of the coding knowledge equation, thanks to instruction like this in-depth Coding 101 bundle of courses.<p>Right now, you …

Here’s Your Chance To Understand 3-D Printing Once and For All

A full look at the societal impact—from medical to creative to economic—of 3D-printing technology.<p>With its amazing ability to replicate handmade crafts, collapse the development timeline of health initiatives, and, inexplicably bringing modern society closer to understanding its own humanity —3D …

3D Printing

12 Apps That’ll Help You Organize *Everything*

With the new year already underway, now is a great time to start getting organized. Even though we love planning out our lives in our paper planner, we also need some organization hacks on-the-go… both for our digital lives and our real lives. That’s why we’re super excited to share our top apps …

The 17 most lust-worthy vinyl releases of 2016

This is the vinyl you've been saving up for.<p>2016 saw vinyl sales overtake MP3 downloads for the first time ever. That’s probably the most important …

Vinyl Records

Review: Run the Jewels Expand Protest-Rap Palette on 'Run the Jewels 3'

<i>Run the Jewels 2</i> was the rare sequel that topped the original, as the skull-busting tag team of Atlanta street intellectual Killer Mike and Brooklyn …

Jewels

Acer’s new rugged Chromebook 11 N7 is designed to withstand drops and drinks

Yes, it’s true: Chromebooks aren’t for everyone. But Acer has a new Chromebook that it thinks is good for people who berate their computers (or just work in unforgiving conditions).<p>The Chromebook 11 N7 is battle-tested and fulfills the U.S. MIL-STD 810G military standard. It can take up to 132 …

Looks Like Buying Vinyl Could Get A Whole Lot Cheaper – Here’s Why

Collecting records can be an expensive habit. Since its steady re-emergence into the mainstream, and even into supermarket chains, the price of new …

Italy's banks are on the brink

There is a high degree of probability (approaching 90%, I'd say) that Italy will experience a severe banking crisis in the next few quarters. Perhaps they can stave off the problem for a year, but something will have to be done about the banks.<p><b>Italian GDP per person lagging the rest of …

If You Like Lorde Then You Should Check Out These Artists

The Kiwi singer has some new music recommendations for you.<p>It’s been a long old wait for Lorde to follow-up her stunning debut album ‘Pure Heroine’. …

Music

Three bizarre (and potentially brilliant) ideas about music and health from TEDMED

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. — Walking around TEDMED 2016, I couldn't help but think of The Lonely Island song “Incredible Thoughts.” You know, the faux-philosophical rap that pokes fun at the world of Silicon Valley and big ideas with lines like “A Milk Dud sitting in the acid rain,” “Imagine if a fish …

Palm Springs

Your Creative Calendar: 56 Things To See, Hear, and Read In December

Have a look at Co.Create’s selective roundup of the best movies, albums, books, tours, and happenings with which to close out your 2016.<p>It seems almost unfair that most pop culture critics and reporters have to put together best-of-the-year lists before the year is actually over. That’s because the …

Entertainment

Introducing... Torgeir Waldemar

<b>Torgeir Waldemar</b> gave Norwegian music a real surprise back in 2014.<p>The songwriter's debut album was a work of gilded, Autumnal beauty, a meditative …

New Singles