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The 9 Mistakes Every Beginner Writer Makes

• Not Writing.<br>• Not writing until they have created the perfect writing nook/space to write.<br>• Not writing until they can set aside the perfect dedicated …

Why some characters linger, even after we've closed the book

For some readers, the voices of vivid characters pop up in real life.<p>What would Hermione Granger do?<p>You might find yourself wondering how Harry …

Write Club: 5 Choices You Must Make Before You Start Writing

<i>This post originally appeared on The Script Lab.</i><i>“The first rule of write club is…”</i>As you commence writing your script, you may find that reaching …

Loom helps entrepreneurs lure freelance developers with equity

According to Loom founder Chase White, there’s a familiar cycle that tech entrepreneurs go through: When they’re first getting started, they sell equity to angel investors, then they use the money to hire developers to actually build the product.<p>At a certain point, White (formerly the co-founder …

5 Ways to Tell If Someone Is Untrustworthy

Trust is the superglue of relationships, but if you spot these behaviors, it's time to find a new partner to do business with.<p>I'm going to ask you to trust me on this. It's a lesson I've learned the hard way, and it may be one of the most important ones I have to pass on.<p>It's been said that the …

Must-read book shows how serial entrepreneur went from gang member to millionaire

When faced with major setbacks in our personal lives, it's easy to feel as if we've failed for good -- The same thing goes for missteps and mistakes in our professional lives.<p>But what happens when you've experienced both, and you find yourself standing at the intersection of figuring out where to …

Entrepreneurship

Trump and China: fears that deal-making will consign human rights to political 'roadkill'

New US president could be preparing an extreme makeover of US–China ties that would ditch status quo and broker an audacious deal with Beijing<p>In the world according to Donald J Trump, China’s leaders showed resolve in crushing the Tiananmen protests with rifles and tanks; Hong Kong’s pro-democracy …

Human Rights

Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott Could Be Youngest MVP In League History

If you paid even the slightest bit of attention to college football over the past two years, you knew that Ezekiel Elliot was going to be a good NFL running back.<p>And if you knew anything about the Dallas Cowboys offensive line, you knew that the former Ohio State star was put in the perfect …

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10 Success lessons from Henry Ford – “Rags to Riches” for entrepreneurs

Share33<p>Tweet<p>Share46<p>+1<p>Shares 79<p>Henry Ford is one of the most famous businessmen of all time. American industrialist and founder of the Ford Motor …

26 Foods with Superpowers

What makes you stand out in Startup? see business plan template.

​The business plan consists of a narrative and several financial worksheets. The narrative template is the body of the business plan. It contains …

7 Insanely Creative Business Plan Templates

Even the greatest new business idea needs to stand out to win support from investors.<p>Starting your own business is so stressful, with so many things to be done, that it's easy to convince yourself that doing the bare minimum for a business plan is enough.<p>There are a ton of business-plan templates …

7 Epic Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Should Listen To

As an entrepreneur, you should be constantly putting in the research to track the activity of your competitors, understand your audience, and keep …

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The 8 Most Recommended Books for Entrepreneurs

As an entrepreneur, finding time to read may be difficult. The one thing you can gain from taking the time to read is inspiration. By reading through …

14 Exercises to Strengthen Your Back and Core

Dumbbell Pullover<p>This exercise targets both the lats on either side of the back as well as the lower body and core since you're holding yourself in a …

Workouts

The 7 Elements of a Strong Business Model - Crazy About Startups - Entrepreneurship, Startups

Creating a business model isn’t simply about completing your business plan or determining which products to pursue. It’s about mapping out how you …

8 Skills every entrepreneur must have!

Share60<p>Tweet<p>Share91<p>+19<p>Shares 160<p>Being an entrepreneur is not a cake walk, not only do you need devotion and necessary technical skills, there are a …

What are government bonds?

The government has restarted its quantitive easing programme, printing money to buy its own bonds back from City firms. But what exactly are bonds, and why did the Bank run into the trouble buying them this week?<p>Think of them as a type of loan from investors to a government. They are issued by …

How To Handle Sales And Marketing - How To Start A Startup !

Tyler Bosmeny, the clever CEO explains how Clever grew so quickly because of his experience in sales.<p><i>There is a million ways to do sales, you will</i> …

Marketing

4 Legal Aspects To Look Out For Before You Sign Any Contract !

As a nascent entrepreneur, the agreements and/or contracts that you sign at the early stages of your business play a pivotal role in ascertaining the …

5 Very Simple Skills That Will Radically Improve Your Life

• Bio<br>• Twitter<br>• Google+<br>• Latest Posts<p>Rick Riddle<p>Once self-development had helped Rick in his life and led him to great results. Now when Rick is a successful …

Registering Your Own LLC Is Entrepreneur 101

Here’s a good sniff test for whether you would really enjoy striking out on your own: Would you be willing to learn how to file your own LLC rather …

Why You Shouldn’t Want to Always Be Happy

In the 1990s, a psychologist named Martin Seligman led the positive psychology movement, which placed the study of human happiness squarely at the …

11 Personal Finance Books to Read this Summer

One of my favorite things about the summer is sitting by the pool or relaxing on a beach with a really good read. But, if you’re like me, you also …

20 Plants That Improve Air Quality in Your Home

By Beth Greer<p>The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been studying the effects of plants on air quality for about 20 years and …

Plants

How To Move From An Entrepreneur To Manager Or Fail

As a business advisor, I have too often seen technical entrepreneurs get a product or service off the ground with ease, but then struggle mightily when their business reaches a couple of million in annual sales, or the employee count grows beyond a handful. It’s at this stage that the job changes …

Entrepreneurship

41 Books to Motivate You to Become Your Best Self

Live Your Startup Dream Without Leaving Your Day Job<p><i>By Patrick J. McGinnis<br>April; Portfolio; $28</i><p>Everyone knows that building a startup means hard work …