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Gorgeous solar-powered greenhouse home in Sweden hits the market

If you’re looking for a gorgeous home surrounded by an idyllic landscape, this greenhouse hybrid is currently on the market for a cool $864k. Located …

I Am Blown Away By How This Genius CEO Is Growing Her Business

A technical genius is trying her hand at starting a company. It's off to a great start because its technical innovations are solving a major pain point for large companies. It's sales are taking off but can its CEO sustain that growth?<p>Liz Maida -- who I interviewed this month after being contacted …

Startups

5 Lessons I Learned on Sir Richard Branson's Necker Island

Put your phone down.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I recently attended an event on Necker Island in the Caribbean, most notable for its famous owner, entrepreneur, business leader, and philanthropist Richard Branson. The event was a pro-am tennis tournament …

Entrepreneurship

Uber founder Travis Kalanick resigns as company's CEO

Uber founder Travis Kalanick has resigned as the ride-sharing app’s chief executive officer in the face of shareholder outrage over company …

How This Electric Bike Startup Launched One of the Most Successful Kickstarter Campaigns Ever

This Boston-based startup is largely shunning venture capital and crowdfunding its growth.<p>After launching one of the most successful crowdfunding campaigns on Kickstarter ever last year, GeoOrbital, a Boston-based startup that manufacturers wheels that can make any bike electric in 60 seconds or …

Crowd Funding

These 3 Billionaires Agree: You Need This Skill to Be Successful

If Warren Buffett, Richard Branson, and Bill Gates all said it, case closed.<p>In my work coaching executives and entrepreneurs, communication issues are common and annoying blips on their radar screens. Too much of it, not enough of it, wrong messages being sent through nonverbal communication, …

selfdevelopment

7 Things You Have to Stop Believing to Live a Successful Life On Your Own Terms

Since the mind drives the body, it’s the way we think that ultimately makes the dreams we dream possible or impossible. Our reality is almost …

Mind

How to Stay Productive When You Don't Feel Like Working

Is today a day when you're just not feeling up to do work? It happens to everyone. Here's what you can do instead.<p>Some days, you’re so amped up for work that you can’t wait to get to your desk and start attacking the day. But on other days, you’re only motivated to eat a breakfast sandwich and …

Productivity

What I Learned From Saying 'Yes' to Everything for a Year

These are the lessons from my 'Year of Yes.'<p>Shonda Rhimes, media titan and all-around impressive human being, recently gave a TED Talk on how she said yes to everything for a year. Yes, you can add giving TED Talks to the list of accomplishments, under being the writer and executive producer behind …

Shonda Rhimes

The 1 Thing You Can Do In a Facebook Group to Grow Your Business

To build your business, you need to know how to behave online. Many people don't.<p>Facebook groups are all the rage. That's what everyone says. It's where you make connections, network, get referrals, and if you're lucky, land a few clients and make big money.<p>Jill Stanton calls herself a community …

Social Media

13 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Startup Before You Start It

These common online behaviors can convince investors that you're not the right person.<p>In a previous post, I explained that investors are now, or will soon be, using big data--including browsing and purchasing history--to decide whether you're worth betting on.<p>I asked the source for that post, Steve …

Social Media

Need Some Summer Reading? These Are the 15 Best-Selling Business Books Right Now

These are the books you're likely to spot everyone reading this summer, according to Amazon.<p>The lazy days of summer are here. That means you need some books to fill them with.<p>There are tons of recommendations out there from business icons, other entrepreneurs, and thought leaders, but if you really …

Self-improvement

The Mindset Advantage: How Your Mental Frame Affects Your Behavior and Performance

This curated column is authored by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups Mindset.The post The Mindset Advantage: How Your Mental Frame …

8 things ridiculously successful people do before 8 am

Starbucks continues to grow relentlessly, with CEO Howard Schultz planning to open 500 new stores a year over the next five years. Much of this …

Why Entrepreneurs Don't Need Business Experience to Start Their Own Company

Shaun Neff never had a full-time job before he started his company, and it worked out okay for him.<p>1 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On this episode, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars spotlights designer Shaun Neff, who talks about the power of …

Entrepreneurship

Alvaro Morata decides to join Manchester United over Chelsea

gossip<p>Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata has decided to join Manchester United this summer, according to reports.<p>Spanish television show <i>Deportes …

Real Madrid could give green light to Manchester United move for Gareth Bale this summer

Bale made just 19 appearances in the league for Real Madrid last season owing to injury.<p>Real Madrid have opened the door for Manchester United to …

Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool signings so far - one A+ but who is struggling to make the grade?

Spring, autumn and winter may have their charms. But there’s no doubt summer is the most important season for a Premier League club.<p>And Liverpool are …

Hands on with some of the best cases for the Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is one awesome smartphone, offering up basically all of the features you would want and more. Included in that is protection against water and dust, which is fantastic. However, the metal and glass build of this phone essentially turns it into a device asking to be broken, and …

Is 2017 the beginning of the end for the app economy?

For the last few years, apps have seemed set to dominate the way customers interact with brands. In 2016, Apple’s App Store grew by an average of nearly 2500 apps per day, and Google Play downloads are expected to triple by 2020.<p>At the same time visits to brand websites seem to be declining in …

11 Morning Rituals You Can Adopt To Become A Happier And More Successful Person

People are made up of their habits.<p>If you eat junk food and watch a lot of TV, you may end up like a lazy couch potato. If you read a lot of books …

Success

7 smart money habits of effective people

But Stephen Covey's game-changing book "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People," which has sold more than 25 million copies, is one of a handful of titles that's still as relevant today as when it was first published 28 years ago.<p>Bonus: It's also a pretty useful blueprint for managing money. …

Your largest asset isn't your home or savings account — a financial planner explains why

Despite everything you may have read or heard, your house and your 401(k) are not your largest assets—your career path and income are your biggest assets by far.<p>Below I will illustrate why this is the case and provide one simple tip on how to maximize your personal growth potential.<p>Your home is an …

Rolls-Royce Sweptail unveiled as most expensive car ever

The epitome of personalised luxury, the bespoke coupe was commissioned by an unnamed super-wealthy customer.

The 30 highest-paid CEOs in tech

Combined, the top 30 CEOs in tech made $662 million in 2016, according to a new report out from Equilar, an executive compensation data firm, in partnership with the New York Times.<p>The study only looked at executives at publicly-traded companies with more than $1 billion in revenue that had filed …

Michael Carrick 'delighted' to extend Manchester United contract into 12th season at Old Trafford

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick will play another season at Old Trafford after signing a one-year extension to his contract.<p>Carrick's …

Want to be a millionaire? Nowadays it's just not enough

As a child growing up in the 1970s and 1980s, I thought a million bucks was a mythical amount of money. I clearly remember wondering if I would ever …

Retirement