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The Life-Changing Habit of Journaling (Einstein, Leonardo da Vinci, and Many More Great Minds…

Ever wondered why history’s great minds including Isaac Newton, Abraham Lincoln, Andy Warhol, Leonardo Da Vinci, Marcus Aurelius, Charles Darwin, …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Learning These 9 Tough Skills Will Immediately Improve Your Entire Life

This curated post is authored by Elle Kaplan, Founder &The post Learning These 9 Tough Skills Will Immediately Improve Your Entire Life appeared …

Self-improvement

The 9 best countries to be an entrepreneur

The index, compiled by Wharton University and market research firm Y&R, evaluates a total of 80 countries which collectively account for 95% of global gross domestic product.<p>The overall ranking considers a wide range of factors to create an overall "best countries" index, including …

Economic Development

How to look like a big business

<i>With technology increasingly intertwined with all aspects of business,</i> CNET@Work <i>can help you -- prosumers to small businesses with fewer than five employees -- get started.</i><p>In 1999, Rob Cheng left a comfortable job heading up sales, marketing and support at Gateway, one of the biggest PC makers of …

How To Start A Content Marketing Campaign With No Money

Content marketing has become one of the most popular digital marketing strategies, with 88 percent of B2B marketers now using it in some form.<p>But it costs significant time and/or money. What if you don’t have those dollars to invest? What if you’re just starting out, or what if you’re already …

Marketing

Science Says 1 Out of 5 of Us Are Chronic Procrastinators. Here's How to Deal With It

What you need to know about procrastination to effectively combat your natural biological tendencies.<p>In the <i>Popeye</i> cartoon series, the lovable Wimpy character is famous for proclaiming:<p><i>"I will gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today."</i><p>Wimpy was all about feeding his desire for pleasure first …

31 Free Entrepreneurship Courses Worth Taking in 2017

• 522shares<p>Do you want to launch a business this year? Or may be you need help to grow your business. You can now take excellent entrepreneurship …

Feeling Inadequate With Your Writing? Follow These 9 Tips.

The first step to better writing is reading.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Frustration. Angst. Embarrassment. Anxiety. Fear. Insecurity.<p>I felt all those emotions every time I had to write an email, proposal, letter or anything else in my first high-profile corporate …

Creative Writing

The 5 Stages Startups Must Go Through to Make That First $1 Million

What stage of business is your startup in?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all want our startup businesses to hit that coveted $1 million per year in revenue. The unfortunate truth is that only 4 percent of us actually make that goal.<p>This past year my company scaled …

Business Strategy

18 of the hottest under-the-radar startups to watch in 2017

Founders, venture capitalists, and tech employees flock to the Bay Area and New York City to launch and build startups, fund new ideas, and simply just live among their tech-obsessed brethren.<p>But there's a new wave of companies eschewing the Valley/Alley life in favor of building their startups in …

Startups

8 free apps for picking a colour scheme

As a visual creative, colour is one of the most important tools at your disposal. But how do you go about creating the perfect colour scheme for your …

Graphic Design

7 Solid Tips on How to Be the Best Speaker in the Room

Regardless how you feel about public speaking, absolutely anyone can be a charismatic presenter, provided the right work goes into the preparation.<p>Have you ever suffered through a presentation or talk while your mind wandered, eyelids drooped, and backside ached? Of course you have. Dull and …

The 6-Step Process To Train Your Brain To Focus

Do you feel like your attention span is shortening? Stretch and strengthen it with these steps.<p>There’s a growing body of research about how counterproductive multitasking can be. While we may feel like we’re getting more done, the reality is that regular multitasking can leave us with a diminishing …

8 Ways to Cure Your Procrastination Habit

With the pace of business change today, you can't afford to deliver late on key commitments. Find out how to not be your own worst enemy.<p>If you are a chronic procrastinator, or your work partner is one, there is never enough advance notice to get things done without a crisis.<p>You can't get things …

How Should a Society Be?

<b>HOW SHOULD A SOCIETY BE?</b><p>My academic background is in computer science and philosophy. My work has been about the relationship between those two …

Machine Learning

Yes, You Do Have Enough Time to Start a Business (If You Do These 5 Things)

A CEO explains how she got her business off the ground while caring for an infant and a husband with cancer.<p>These days we're all busy, but chances are you're not as busy as Sara Mauskopf was last year. Not only was she in the midst of launching her company, Winnie, which has since raised $2 million …

How To Generate $1M+ To Fund Your Startup’s First 2 Years Of Growth

Thinking of raising money? Read this first.<p>When it comes to raising money, I’ve been on both sides of the fence. We’ve raised $155,000,000 at …

25 Practical Blogs To Sharpen Your Coding Skills

The coding world might seem overwhelming at times – but when you pop, you can’t stop. So you might think you already know a lot, but there are always ways to sharpen your coding skills.<p>In the days of fast development, especially in the technology field, it’s hard to keep up, and the theory books …

Tutorials

10 UX tips for creating a flawless website

For visitors to your website, few things are more frustrating than bad UX. Poor UX can turn a potential buyer browsing your site into an irate …

Web Design

How Traveling More Can Help Hone The Skills Needed To Be A Successful Entrepreneur

Road trips usually start with a bold and outlandish idea, which is what makes them a distinctly American tradition. Our most recent one began with a meeting in Los Angeles. We live three thousand miles away in Maryland. Since I don’t particularly like to fly I off-handedly asked my husband last …

10 Ways to stay focussed as an entrepreneur

Share19<p>Tweet<p>Share8<p>+13<p>Shares 30<p>Distractions are a common phenomenon for any human being and entrepreneurs are no exception to that rule. So if at any …

Productivity

A CEO shares 5 Powerful Productivity Hacks

<b>As</b> an entrepreneur or business leader, you probably think more about traction and growth than anything else. However, these is another element that's equally important to your success - <i>your productivity</i>.<p>I recently had a conversation with <b>Dmitry Dragilev, Founder of JustReachOut,</b> on the importance of …

Time Management

Programming books you might want to consider reading

There are a lot of “12 CS books every programmer must read” lists floating around out there. That’s nonsense. The field is too broad for almost any …

10 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Business Name - OLBlog

When researching business name ideas, start-ups need to think carefullyfor both legal and marketing purposes. An effective business name couldprove …

5 Unique Books That Successful Entrepreneurs Love

From an Elon Musk biography to Deep Patel's A Paperboy's Fable, these five books are must-reads.<p>Elon Musk built his career by reaching into the future and pulling it into the present. But before he started bringing futuristic ideas to the present day, he mined the past for ideas.<p>Musk exemplifies …

19 Tiny Habits That Lead to Huge Results

Success starts with the little things.<p>Success doesn't happen in an instant. It happens through the progression of lots of little successes, strung together over time.<p>If you want to build something big, if you have a vision, a dream, or even just a clearly defined end goal, the question is not how …

5 Reasons Not to Use Google for Search

Google is pretty much everywhere. It’s in your smartphone, car, and maybe even your watch— but there’s still nothing like searching Google on a …

Insider’s tips to navigating Shenzhen as a hardware startup

Whether you call it the Mecca of hardware or the Silicon Valley of Asia, Shenzhen is the place to be for any entrepreneur building hardware.<p>With all …