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Quitting Paris climate deal would threaten US security, UN chief warns

António Guterres says exiting landmark accord would threaten US economy and society: ‘If someone leaves a void, I guarantee someone will fill it’<p>The UN secretary general, António Guterres, warned on Tuesday that if Donald Trump withdraws from the Paris climate agreement, there could be negative …

F.C.C. Chairman Pushes Sweeping Changes to Net Neutrality Rules

WASHINGTON — The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday outlined a sweeping plan to loosen the government’s oversight of high-speed internet providers, a rebuke of a landmark policy approved two years ago to ensure that all online content is treated the same by the companies …

How we can begin to rebuild the American community

The Dalai Lama recently co-authored (with Arthur C. Brooks) an Opinion piece in the <i>New York Times</i> that presents a compelling reason for the anger …

Dropbox for iOS Gains Document Scanner, Other Productivity Improvements

Dropbox today announced a range of new productivity improvements designed to "simplify, unify, and secure" Dropbox workflows.<p>New to Dropbox's mobile apps, including Dropbox for iOS, is a built-in document scanner that uses an iPhone or iPad's camera to capture photos of whiteboards, notes, …

We flew over 8,000 oil and gas wells. Here's what we found.

We hired one of America’s most experienced leak detection companies to fly a helicopter over 8,000 well pads in seven states across the country for …

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How to Write the Sales and Marketing Section of Your Business Plan

Think of marketing as getting people to know, like, and trust you. Think of sales as helping them configure, choose, and pay for what you offer that …

Copenhagen set to divest from fossil fuels

The mayor of Denmark’s capital launches a push to withdraw the city’s £700m investment fund out of coal, oil and gas holdings<p>Copenhagen’s mayor has announced plans to divest the city’s 6.9bn kroner (£700m) investment fund of all holdings in coal, oil and gas.<p>If his proposal is approved at a finance …

My strategy for turning $15,000 into $200,000 every month

Each company starts off with $100 in capital.<p>One has a one-month sales cycle (i.e., people go from prospect to client in one month). The other company has a four-month sales cycle.<p>Not surprisingly, the slower business brings in less over time. But do you know how much less after one year?<p>It only …

29 Interview Questions Amazon Uses to Find the Best Employees

At the world's largest online retailer, it'll take more than just cookie-cutter answers to stand out.<p>Amazon is the world's largest online retailer, selling everything from books to shampoo, and lots of people want to work there.<p>We looked through Glassdoor's massive index of user-submitted interview …

Employment

This Sneaky Interview Technique Forces Job Candidates to Answer Honestly

They won't be able to tell you what they think you want to hear -- because they won't know.<p><i>What are some questions that someone interviewing you about your career should ask you in order to get your very best stories and insights? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where</i> …

Employment

Soper Farms Triples Net Income Switching From GMO Crops to Organic

Making the transition from conventional to organic farming can be a big leap, but Harn Soper will tell you—based on experience—that it is worth it in …

Agriculture

How to Become Famous on Strava—Even If You’re Not a Pro

Strava is an excellent cycling tool: It helps riders find new routes in their own backyards or while visiting new places, and is a great way to record rides and track progress. But it’s also a powerful form of social media. Riders give each other ‘kudos’ and comment on rides and routes, and getting …

Social Media

6 Things To Know If You're Shopping For Obamacare This Year

Premiums are going up, but that's not the whole story.<p>Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act begins on Sunday. And there’s no simple way to describe the health insurance options that people will find once they log on to healthcare.gov or one of the online marketplaces that 13 states run on …

Let’s talk about Product Management

I spent over a decade as a product manager at a number of different companies. One thing I realized was how little we talked about the job of product …

Product Management

Gravel bike vs. road bike — what's the difference?

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This video is courtesy of Global Cycling Network. The opinions expressed in this video do not necessarily represent the opinions of …

Road Bikes

8 Killer Content Marketing Promotion Strategies to Boost Traffic

Drive more traffic to your website this fall by implementing some of these content promotion strategies.<p>If you want to get any sort of ROI from your content marketing efforts, creating content is only half the game. To truly succeed, you have to make sure your content is being seen and shared by …

Marketing

8 Men's Fashion Tips You Should Always Follow

Yes – individuality is key, but there are some sartorial must-dos that cannot be ignored for the all-time stylish gent. Here are 8 rules of style you …

How to Maximize Your Brand's Instagram Presence [Infographic]

Instagram - so hot right now.<p>The image-based social network has seen massive growth in the last 18 months - in January this year, Pew Research …

5 Proven Ways to Conduct Email Marketing Campaigns

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re only utilizing email marketing to simply send out your corporate newsletter, you’re missing out on a potential revenue stream.<p>There are emails that everyone dreads and others that customers get excited about seeing in …

Marketing

Are American "Investors" Killing Their Golden Geese?

Remember when American enterprise was the best the world? Sadly, that is changing. A little over a month ago, the venerable DuPont Company surprisingly won an epic battle over Nelson Peltz’s Trian Fund. DuPont, the company that brought us Cellophane, Neoprene, Teflon, Lucite, and so many other …

How to Master Social Marketing Quickly and Effectively

The Internet is making meaningful and paradigm-shifting inroads into the way we live our lives.<p>Did you know that in the last three years, one in six …

Recruiting Employees -- and Their Friends -- to Market Your Brand

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the digital economy, the task of building a company’s brand is more complicated than ever. Unlike the 20th century, where advertising and marketing events defined and differentiated brands in the consumer minds, 21st century …

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There are two scientifically superior ways to make iced coffee with next to no effort

To make good iced coffee this summer, don’t just pour coffee over ice cubes.<p>Experts say there are actually two much better ways to make iced coffee: …

My Search for the Perfect Cup of Coffee

He's tasted the best coffee of his life, but can he replicate it at home?<p>I don’t blame my parents. They did what everyone else was doing at the time.<p>Back in the early ‘90s, when I was a kid, my folks used a Mr. Coffee machine to brew dip-and-dump preground coffee that had the consistency of fine …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Abortion Restrictions Should Concern Women

The Six Weirdest Tax Loopholes

Tucked away in the U.S. tax code’s 4 million words are countless contradictions and write-offs. We asked accountants, tax lawyers, and professors to …

Seven Reasons Cheap Oil Can't Stop Renewables Now

Oil prices have fallen by more than half since July. Just five years ago, such a plunge in fossil fuels would have put the renewable-energy industry …