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How Demographics, Automation, And Inequality Will Shape The Next Decade

A new report says that by 2030, 25% of jobs will be automated–and without government intervention, income inequality will get even worse.<p>Income inequality has increased rapidly in the last few decades, as the gains from globalization, technology, and political changes have flowed largely to top …

Income Inequality

Why You Should Make a Candidate Give a Presentation (and 11 Other Tricks for Hiring Rock Stars)

Here's how to hire the brightest and most motivated people for your team, according to people who know what they're doing when it comes to finding the perfect fit.<p>It's a tight talent market and finding people to make a positive difference in your company is challenging for even the most …

Employment

The financial magic of living like a minimalist

<b>By now, you’ve likely come across the growing minimalist movement in some form, whether you’ve binge-watched “Tiny House Hunters” or found yourself</b> …

Minimalism

5 Tips to Master an Elevator Pitch That Wins You Business

You've got 30 seconds or less to make an impression. Are you using them wisely?<p><i>By Jared Atchison, co-founder of WPForms.</i><p>Have you ever felt a bit tongue-tied when talking with people about what you do?<p>You’re not alone. You need to develop an elevator pitch that takes the stress out of networking and …

Public Speaking

A large study has found excessive alcohol consumption is strongly associated with developing early-onset dementia

If you have a habit of drinking to drown your sorrows, be careful not to overindulge.<p>A new study — the largest of its kind — has found that heavy alcohol use could increase one's risk for all types of dementia, and especially for the early-onset of dementia before 65 years of age.<p>The report …

Dementia

Japanese ‘Ikigai’ Philosophy Could Be the Secret Formula to a Long and Happy Life

Many of us spend our entire lives trying to achieve happiness and the perfect life balance to leave us fulfilled. So what is the key to living a full, fruitful life? In Japan, a concept called <i>ikigai</i> is central to finding one’s satisfaction and meaning in life. In fact, <i>ikigai</i> translates to “reason …

Happiness

7 Self-Improvement Books That Actually Work

Image: iStock<p>Stuck in a rut and want to get more out of your day than sitting at a desk, punching keys and drinking lukewarm coffee? Hate reading …

Tim Ferriss

7 Seemingly Charming Habits That Are Actually Manipulative

When it comes to charm and manipulation, there is often a fine line. Someone who appears to be charismatic might have ulterior motives for putting on …

Self-help

11 of the best books you can read in a week

If you want to emulate some of the most successful people in the world, you can start by reading books — lots of them.<p>From Elon Musk to Mark Cuban to Oprah Winfrey, the most powerful innovators in the world all read several hours a day.<p>But starting a new book can be a daunting task if you don't …

Books

Take a rare look inside the luxurious $92 million superyacht that has a sushi bar, a salon, Jacuzzi, and can sleep 16 people

This week in Florida is the Miami Yacht Show, which showcases over 500 boats and yachts across 1.2 million square feet.<p>One of the most luxurious of these yachts is the Fraser Perini Navi Grace E, which costs about $92 million to buy, according to Fraser's website. Spanning a length of more than 200 …

Super Yachts

How To Make Sense Out of What Makes No Sense

Bigger than how to succeed at work is how to help create a society that succeeds. We're all in it together.<p>How many more times will we hear that guns don't kill people, people kill people? Can you put yourself in the place, just for a moment, thinking about finding that your child was gunned down …

Leadership

16 Images Your Brain Won't Let You See Right No Matter How Hard You Try

"Wait, what?!" –Your brain<p><i>This post was translated from Japanese.</i>

Graphics

These 6 Companies Have Some of the Best Possible Employee Benefits (Yes, They're That Good)

Unlimited vacation, remote working environment, and dog-friendly offices -- need I say more?<p>Many people overlook the importance of a company's benefits when searching for a new job. It's easy to focus on the salary and title, but job seekers should remember that benefits make up about 30% of …

The Workplace

Why Digital Advertising Needs A Blockchain Solution

Internet fraud and fraud exposed in digital advertising are alarming terms that create a strong reaction among the online community. How do people react? They demand answers, write articles, post the information on blogs, or their website, while waiting for solutions, and how such destructive …

Blockchain

Stop Selling Yourself Short: 4 Tips to Help You Negotiate the Highest Salary

Make sure you're getting paid what you're worth.<p>Founder of FLIGHT PR<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Though salary negotiations can frequently be uncomfortable, they are one of the single most important aspects of the professional experience. Asking for more money or …

Employment

The Surprising Innovations Taking Place in Plastics

Here are the waste-reducing innovations that are taking the plastics industry by storm<p>We use products made from plastic every day, but we rarely think about the material and the work that goes into producing it. It's even less likely we think about the research that's underway in the plastics …

Sustainability

7 Winning Habits of Millionaires

The author of 'The Millionaire Next Door' died last Saturday in a car crash. His legacy is an understanding of how many wealthy business owners think and act differently from what we might expect.<p><i>The Millionaire Next Door</i> made an impression on me when I first picked it up in the late 1990s. I was …

Income Inequality

This Way of Selling Online is the Future of Retail (and It's Often Overlooked)

If you want a quick way to scale and test products, this is your best bet.<p>The Internet has revolutionized shopping. Customers can now purchase whatever they'd like with a simple click of a button or tap of the finger. Most purchases now come from online retailers rather than brick-and-mortar …

eCommerce

These 2 Books Will Help You Build a Brand Bigger Than Your Product

Seth Godin and Fabian Geyrhalter are authors of two books that explain how brands can be bigger than their products<p>Do you drink Evian water because it tastes better, or do you drink it because it is bottled in the Alps in Lake Geneva Switzerland? Do you shop at Tom's shoes because of the quality of …

Seth Godin

E-waste recycler gets 15 month prison sentence for creating worthless backup discs

You may recognize the name Eric Lundgren. In 2017, he was all over the news for creating a $13,000 DIY electric car with a 380-plus mile range, easily besting a Tesla. Today he’s on his way to jail.<p>Lundgren has always been a tinkerer. His LA-based company specialized in managing e-waste from common …

Software

Here's the Trick to Writing Blog Posts People Genuinely Want to Read

Visuals are very important.<p>Founder & CEO, Simple SEO Group<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With a title like that, I suppose this article better be a homerun.<p>The average marketer spends between 60 and 90 minutes crafting a 500-word blog post. That's a lot of time spent …

Marketing

10 Horrible Habits You're Doing Right Now That Are Draining Your Energy

For most people the biggest obstacle they face is themselves, but it doesn't have to be that way.<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the greatest ways that you can improve your daily productivity is to cut out habits that drain your …

Self-help

Don't Have a Product? Renting Your Expertise Could Make You Millions -- Here is How

Renting your expertise to high profile individuals, celebrities & corporations could be your way to millions<p>Let's face it, every hopeful entrepreneur may not have the next big app, invention or product that will make them fortune in today's market. However, that does not exclude you from running an …

Small Business

The 10 Most Customer-Obsessed Companies In 2018

There are companies that are known for good customer service, and then there are companies that are obsessed with their customers. These brands take it to the next level by offering personalized experiences, amazing perks, and quality products. They also listen to their customers, take advantage of …

Customer Experience

'Think Outside the Box' Is Bad Advice. Here's What to Do Instead

It's time to get beyond the box.<p><i>How do you think outside the "think outside the box" box? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by William Alan Donius, Author, Thought Revolution-Ideation +</b> …

Creativity

1-on-1 With 'Boss Babe' Alex Wolf, One of the Most Creative People in Business

Change the way you think about millennials and businesspeople.<p>Entrepreneur, angel investor, self-made millionaire at 24<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Alex Wolf is shaping the way we envision the new businessperson.<p>Growing up during the 90s in Brooklyn with her dad -- …

Business Strategy

9 Questions Interesting People Ask to Cut Through the Small Talk

It alls starts with having a genuine interest in the other person.<p>I remember early in my young career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to "schmooze" or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the wind-bag …

Leadership

These Famous Tech Logos Have Hidden Messages You've Probably Missed

We see these logos every day, yet most of us have never realized the hidden messages that lie within.<p>Logos are the "face" of a company. The best corporate logos have significant favorable impacts on bottom lines. From color, to image, to typeface selections, your company's logo matters more than …

Graphic Design

How to Use Aristotle's 3 Tips to Persuading Others When Writing Your Next Pitch Deck

Having trouble closing deals? Use the oldest trick in the book.<p>Over 2,000 years ago Greek philosopher and scientist Aristotle cracked the code to persuasion. Aristotle is most known for his knowledge and ideologies surrounding abstract, political and rational topics.<p>Aristotle often dealt with the …

Public Speaking

5 Big Brands That Had Massively Successful Pivots

YouTube, Slack, Yelp, Shopify and Groupon weren't always the giant successes they are today.<p>Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Few businesses become successful exactly as they were first envisioned by their founders. There are too many …

Business Strategy