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7 Strategies That Can Propel Your Success To A New Level

A great Shakespeare play once said that successful people are either born that way, forced into their attainment, or work hard to quickly rise …

Success

4 Movies Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As I look back on my entrepreneurial life, I find it interesting to think about the information that has influenced my entrepreneurial framework. I’ve found that much of my knowledge about entrepreneurship has been formed by …

Entrepreneurship

5 Ultimate Tips for Young Entrepreneurs

Are you a young entrepreneur who has started your own business, or are toying with an idea of starting one?<p>I knew since I was 16 that I wanted to work for myself. I have a strong personality and have a difficult time having someone tell me what to do (very different from people assisting me and …

The Benefits of Being Cold

Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism.<p>When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you think, <i>What am I doing with my life?</i> Or, at least, as numbness spreads across your shoulders and …

Meet Sereneti Kitchen, A Company That Wants To Help Your Sorry Ass Cook

<i>Update: The company’s IdieGoGo campaign for its Cooki robot is now live.</i><p>Here at TechCrunch’s Hardware Battlefield at CES 2015, Sereneti Kitchen showed off an automatic tool that helps people cook.<p>The company has created a device that, via a simple stirring motion, can cook you dinner. Something …

Selling

Why Credit Card Points Aren't the New Miles

Since United and Delta changed the way miles are earned, everyone has been advocating the nearest credit card as the best way to get points. The math still shows flying is cheaper.<p>Starting in 2015, every airline in the U.S. except for Frontier and American Airlines/US Airways will move toward a …

Here Are the Only 6 Food Trends You Need to Know for 2015

With all due respect to sports geeks, music freaks, stock jocks, and teenage girls, there is no group more obsessed with The Next Big Thing …

Food

Trying to lose some lbs this year? Try one of these 10 delicious dieting apps

The new year can often bring a new start, making it a perfect time to get more healthy. For some, this includes dieting. However, dieting isn’t the …

14 Skills Entrepreneurs Need to Win Clients

Winning the best customers isn't easy, but using these tips it becomes a lot easier!<p>No matter how great of an idea you have, your success as an entrepreneur comes down to securing paying clients. How else can you expect your business to thrive? But, how can you effectively win over clients who are …

Entrepreneurship

8 Food and Drink Trends to Try in 2015

Here, eight culinary pros predict the trends that will be big next year.<p>F&W editors predict that 2015 will be year of house-made tortillas, …

Build a better breakfast: 6 easy, healthy recipes to start the new year right

On the heels of a long and indulgent holiday season, New Year’s Day offers the perfect opportunity to start fresh and commit to healthy eating. And what better way to kick off 2015 than with a nutritious breakfast? In fact, a healthy morning meal is a great way to set you on the path to better …

Breakfast

The Secret to Business Success That Many Entrepreneurs Forget

Marketing is vital, but it won't accomplish much without a system for keeping your products and services relevant. This expert can show you how.<p>We spend a lot of time in this column talking about how to get people to notice and buy whatever it is you're selling. However, when you focus on marketing …

Innovation

8 Exercises for a Sexy Hourglass Figure

These moves cinch your waist, sculpt your shoulders, and lift your butt for enviable curves.<p>You can cinch your waist with a belt, bare your stomach in a crop top, or wear high-waisted jeans to accentuate your curves. But if you want to change your body without clothes, it will take a bit more …

The personal costs of raising money

In the tech industry, we celebrate raising money as a victory second only to that of a successful exit.<p>And while I recognize that venture capital is often an unavoidable requirement for growing a business, most entrepreneurs, and the tech community at large — who often seem to push people into …

A 25-Year-Old Coding Genius Was Making $500,000 A Year In College, And He Just Raised $10 Million For A Startup

He launched his first tech startup when he was 12. "I wanted to cheat video games," he laughs. "I did Cheat Neopets, web game cheats. For $25/month you got whatever cheats I found. It did well until Neopets sent me a cease and desist letter."<p>"I was 13. I thought I was screwed," he told us. "I …

Jaguar's 'Ghost Car' Navigation System Is Straight Out Of Science Fiction

Jaguar just unveiled a proposed new navigation system that's unlike anything we've ever seen.<p>Most modern navigation systems instruct drivers using a series of arrows or at best a pictographic representation of a highway exit. However, Jaguar's new experimental system abandons the arrows and instead …

7 Women Explain Exactly How They Lost Weight Without Going On Crazy Diets

Yep, totally possible.<p>It might be the least-fun "would you rather" in existence: Would you rather <i>not</i> be hangry all the time, or lose 10 pounds?<p>Luckily, you don't have to play that cruel game if you're looking for a way to lose weight. These women are proof: Instead of going on a trendy crash diet …

Fitness

100 Best Websites For Entrepreneurs

Whether you're seeking advice on raising capital, scaling your business or looking for general industry insight, these sites are worth reading.

Warning over experimental brain boost

Electrical brain stimulation equipment – which can boost cognitive performance and is easy to buy online – can have bad effects, impairing brain functioning, research from scientists at Oxford University has shown.<p>A steady stream of reports of stimulators being able to boost brain performance, …

Cheesy Potatoes, a Michigan Classic

Over Thanksgiving, <i>The New York Times</i> ran a map of the most googled recipes from every state. It provided hours of fun on Facebook and Google (Frog Eye Salad, anyone?) and led my dear former blog coordinator, Dana Blinder, who left me to move back to Michigan to be closer to her family, to share her …

The advice 13 entrepreneurs would give their younger selves

While inexperience can have certain benefits (like fearlessness and confidence), a seasoned businessperson with no regrets is incredibly hard to …

7 Things No One Told Me About Being an Entrepreneur

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many people become entrepreneurs because they want to take charge of their financial future and enjoy the freedom entrepreneurship can provide. While the allure of entrepreneurship is strong, there are some realities you should …

Entrepreneurship

The Gut-Blasting Gauntlet

Build muscle, shed pounds, and become fighting fit in less than 20 minutes a day

Workouts

The New Cheese Course: Blue Cheese with Acidic Herbs

The coolest way to serve a cheese course is blitzing some blue cheese and mixing it with fresh herbs<p>Much has been written recently about chef <b>Christian Puglisi</b> of Relae in Copenhagen. He has a (very cool) new cookbook that's actually more about ideas than recipes. He's tinkering with all sorts of …

Blue Cheese

The New Economics Of Oil: Sheikhs Vs. Shale

The official charter of OPEC states that the group's goal is "the stabilisation of prices in international oil markets". It has not been doing a very good job. In June the price of a barrel of oil, then almost $115, began to slide; it now stands close to $70.<p>This near-40% plunge is thanks partly to …

100 Coaching Book Recommendations, Part 1: Entrepreneurship, Job Search, Career Change, Leadership and Real-Life Examples

Books make excellent holiday gifts, especially for yourself. As an executive coach and avid reader, here are my picks for the best in career and business coaching books:<p><b>Entrepreneurship: Start A Business, Grow A Business</b><p><i>Blue Ocean Strategy: How To Create Uncontested Market Space And Make The</i> …

Why The Steal Of The NBA Draft Is The 4th-Lowest-Paid Player In The NBA

The Sixers picked him 32nd overall, but he has outplayed almost everyone taken in the first round. He's ranked third among rookies in points per game, behind only Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins. He's fifth among rookies in PER — an advanced metric that measures a player's efficiency and total …