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65 Questions Venture Capitalists Will Ask Startups

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Entrepreneurs need to be prepared in pitching their startup companies to a venture capitalist by …

Venture Capital

14 books that inspired Steve Jobs

Because, Steve Jobs said while introducing the iPad, the Mac maker was never just a tech company.<p>"The reason that Apple is able to create products like the iPad is because we've always tried to be at the intersection of technology and the liberal arts," he said.<p>Jobs' lifelong interest in the …

Literature

How to train your brain by thinking like an expert

Gary Klein is one of most influential psychologists today. In his 2013 book, "Seeing What Others Don't", he postulated a model categorising all types …

Microsoft's next tablet is superior to the Surface Pro 3 in every single way

The Surface Pro 4, introduced on Tuesday, blows away its predecessor in pretty much every single way.<p>The Surface Pro 4 is faster, thinner, lighter, and more functional than the Surface Pro 3. Microsoft even gave special attention to the accessories, redesigning the Surface Pro 4's keyboard and …

Gear & Gadgets

What Makes a Man Realize "This Is the Person I Want to Marry"

Not all guys love sports, but when it comes to marriage, many of us unknowingly approach it with a sports mentality. If there's one thing we've learned over the years — either from our jock days or watching too many movies that end with the winning punch, jump shot, or touchdown— it's that we need …

This is the most embarrassing part of Yum Brands' earnings report

Yum Brands is crashing.<p>After reporting earnings Tuesday that were a miss and giving a downbeat outlook on China — where the company records 54% of its sales— shares of the fast-food giant were down as much as 19%.<p>And while the disappointing operating results were obviously a huge disappointment to …

Investing

5 Personal Branding Strategies Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

Every entrepreneur will tell you that it takes hard work and persistence to be successful. In addition to loving what you do, continually learning from others and building a great team around you, one of the most important things you can do is build your personal brand and reputation.<p>When it comes …

Public Relations

If nationality is consent, the state is compulsion.

A Guide to Recruitment SEO<p>At Prominence, we don’t develop websites but as a specialist marketing agency for the recruitment sector, we do get …

Marketing

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The Philanthropic Struggles Of TOMS Shoes

Millennials are on track to spend $200 billion per year starting in 2017. One of the many things that sets this generation apart is its insistence that business be about more than just turning a profit. According to a survey by Deloitte, 73% of Millennials believe businesses can have a positive …

Entrepreneurship

"A flea can trouble a lion more than a lion can trouble a flea." - Kenyan proverb http://t.co/zdN1nGCAWw

Who is God today? Why these religious leaders say modern faith is 'about love'

Who is God?<p>It's hardly a new question, but it's one that's asked of today's religious leaders all the time. Here, three very special leaders who are working to help their thriving congregations find meaningful, modern relationships with God, share their paths to faith and what it means to them …

Whitefish

3 Recent Books For Budding Data Scientists And Business Executives Involved With Big Data Analytics

Now that most of the hype around big data has died down, overtaken by the buzz over the Internet of Things, we are sometimes treated to serious discussions of the state-of-the-art (or science, for that matter) in data analysis. If you are planning a career as a data scientist or you are a business …

Big Data

8 Perks That Smart Solopreneurs Make Sure to Give Themselves | Inc.com

Do you work at home, or are you planning to? Having your home become your workplace can be challenging in some ways. It's easy to fall victim to loneliness, distractions, and the lure of the nearby fridge.<p>But working at home also offers huge advantages that your office-bound friends can only dream …

Time Management

PSA: iOS 8.2 Comes With An Apple Watch App You Can’t Delete

iOS 8.2 is here! Hurray!<p>It’s got bug fixes! It’s got stability enhancements! It’s got… an app that you can’t delete that currently does nothing but play promotional Apple Watch videos!<p>Joining the dozen or so perma-apps that Apple includes on the iPhone is “Apple Watch”, an app that doesn’t actually …

Apple Watch

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Grammys<p>Turtlenecks and gold chains as far as the eye can see.<p>18 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>John Jeremiah Sullivan contemplates the secret, …

Data Visualization: Providing Data Insights that Cause Change

Courtesy of BCG<p>Great data insights don’t mean much if the folks controlling change don’t understand them or don’t have the time to pour over columns …

Data Visualization

The Hidden Billions Behind Economic Inequality in Africa

Street vendors in Africa reflect the income inequality that pervades the continent, much of it due to corruption. Credit: Jeffrey Moyo/IPSBy Jeffrey …

Africa

The 1 Thing You Can Do Not to Get Your Phone Stolen

<i>We proudly present this article from our partners at Techlicious.</i><p>By Fox Van Allen<p>We've done a lot of reporting over the last year about smartphone phone kill switches – technology that lets you remotely disable your Android or iOS mobile device in case it gets stolen. Kill switches have two huge …

How people Photoshopped before Photoshop

Photoshop before Photoshop<p>100 years of manipulating images without computers<p>1856-57<p>c. 1855<p>1857<p>Almost as soon as the science of photography was …

Snowden: iPhone has secret software that can be remotely activated to spy on people

According to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, the iPhone has secret spyware that allows governments to watch users without their knowledge and …

Artist Transforms Nude Bodies Into Mesmerizing Living Sculptures (NSFW)

<i>Warning: This post contains lots of (painted) nudity. Read at your own risk.</i><p>The human body is a work of art in itself. Few know this better than artist Ben Hopper, who, in his series "Transfiguration," transforms the bare physiques of dancers and circus performers into living sculptures, more like …

Art

Man Utd transfers: Cristiano Ronaldo deals blow to United after revealing he wants to play in Brazil

Transfers: Latest news, rumours and gossip for Man Utd in 2015 - World Player of Year has ambition to play in Brazil while Axel Witsel says he's keen on Old Trafford move<p><b>Manchester United</b><p>Manchester United have been dealt a blow after <b>Cristiano Ronaldo</b> has revealed he wants to end his playing career …

Soccer