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8 Big Changes To LinkedIn Groups That Will Enhance Your Social

It’s no secret that LinkedIn is the number one social networking site for B2B Marketers.<p>Given the network’s user base of over 380 million and the …

What Elon Musk Can Teach Us About Using Social Media the Smart Way

Social media can be a powerful tool for growing our network and building brand recognition if we learn these key steps.<p>As the founder of APPCityLife, a civic tech company, part of my role is to serve as a technology evangelist. To do that, I've had to learn to engage on a variety of social media …

Social Media

Secretive Harvard club breaks silence to say that admitting women could increase sexual misconduct

Inside the hallowed halls of Harvard University, one of the most exclusive colleges in the world, there are ever more hallowed, exclusive halls: those of the university’s “final clubs,” or undergraduate social clubs known for their selectivity and secrecy. But now, in the age of trigger warnings …

Yoga For Strength And Balance - Yoga With Tim Senesi

A Brief History of Happiness: How America Lost Track of the Good Life—and Where to Find It Now

<i>Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from Sustainable Happiness: Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference, an anthology of work from YES!</i> …

14 incredible facts about Texas

If the Lone Star State were its own country, it would have the 12th-highest GDP in the world.<p>Some of that growth is attributed to Texas' bustling energy businesses, which has been front and center over the past year with the lower oil prices.<p>With that in mind, take a close looker at the inner …

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Beer

21 Ways to Achieve Wealth and Success

9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In his book, <i>Rich Habits -- The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals</i>, Tom Corley outlines several habits that distinguish the wealthy from the nonwealthy.<p>It got me to think, How many people operate on autopilot and don’t …

Self-improvement

4 Books Every Aspiring Coffee Nerd Should Read

Measuring coffee's golden ratio, getting proper extraction, choosing a favorite brewing method, even using the right water; the coffee world is rich …

35 Empowering Feminist Quotes from Inspiring Women

Words of wisdom from the trailblazers who make us proud to be women.<p>To all the women and men continuing the fight for feminism in 2017, get inspired by the words of the trailblazing women who've said it best. From Hillary Clinton to Maya Angelou, Gloria Steinem, Rihanna and all the unapologetic, …

14 Interior Designers to Follow on Instagram

Whether you're looking into a full redesign or just need an idea for what to do with that empty corner, these interior designers serve up little snippets of inspiration daily—hit that follow button now.<p>Whether you're looking into a full redesign or just need an idea for what to do with that empty …

NASA's Orion Flight Test and the Journey to Mars

In the not-too-distant future, astronauts destined to be the first people to walk on Mars will leave Earth aboard an Orion spacecraft. Carried aloft …

5 Fears You'll Need to Conquer Before Starting a Business

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship is treacherous ground. You’ll face great risks, from the inception of your company through the growth stage, and even as you stabilize and gain momentum. If you’re going to be successful as a business owner, you …

Entrepreneurship

5 advisers to avoid when launching a startup

When you are launching a business, you will hear countless bits of advice and opinions. Mention that you are building a startup, and everyone (from …

NASA Puts Its Money on Quantum Communications, Plasma Propulsion, and Other Future Tech

Firing up the fission fragment rocket engine<p>NASA's Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program has selected 30 proposals for future space technologies for funding, including schemes for orbital spaceflight refueling stations, electrostatic force fields to shield future astronauts from radiation, …

Can a Test Determine Your Aptitude for Entrepreneurship?

Many people are often fascinated at what makes an entrepreneur tick and how they were able to become so successful. What if we were able to predict whether someone is going to be a great entrepreneur?<p>For nearly 50 years, the Myers Briggs personality test has become the "gold standard of …

Myers-Briggs

All The Wonder Of Space And Human Exploration, Packed Into A Gorgeous 4-Minute Film

Wanderers is a new short film that pairs enhanced visuals from NASA’s archives with an epic score and Carl Sagan narration. It is totally out of this world.<p>The planets are literally in alignment during the opening shot of <i>Wanderers</i>, a fitting beginning for a film that realistically depicts our solar …

The 7 Ships of the New Space Age

American engineers are designing and testing more new manned spacecraft than at any other time in history. Here are 7 vehicles that will change how we work and play in space.<p>American engineers are designing and testing more new manned spacecraft than at any other time in history. Here are 7 …

Space Travel

I'm a 25-year-old investor and these are the mistakes I've made

Comment: First-timer investors often make schoolboy errors as they pursue big, quick gains. Here are their most common mistakes<p>Britain is becoming a nation of DIY investors and a year ago I joined that growing army.<p>Evidently I am at an advantage. Since leaving university four and a half years ago I …

Do You Have Enough Grit To Make It As An Entrepreneur?

Certain words invoke powerful images in the mind—and “grit” is one of those words. When we associate grit with someone, it goes far beyond just being tough. It’s that something extra in the face of adversity.<p>Through the years we have seen many stories of grit, and it touches us deeply when the …

The Unusual Strategy That Made This Woman a Multibillionaire

Elizabeth Holmes's growth strategy flies in the face of conventional startup wisdom.<p>In each generation, an elite few entrepreneurs skyrocket to almost unimaginable heights. Among that already select group, an even more exceptional group emerges: those whose business success affects society in such …

Bill Gates

A Power-Packed Guide to Motivation: How to Motivate Yourself to Take Positive Action

Motivation

Get That Life: How I Started My Own Wealth Management Firm

Elle Kaplan learned the importance of understanding money after a tragedy left her mother overwhelmed by the family's finances.<p><i>Elle Kaplan grew up dreaming of becoming a doctor, or maybe a writer. But when a family tragedy left her mother consumed by her new financial responsibilities, it opened</i> …