Hunter Alvis

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RAND Picnic SPORT Boat - Ape to Gentleman

I’m not going to lie, but this is pretty random for Ape, although in a way- quite apt. Produced in a simple and clean Scandinavian design by Danish …

130 Kitchen Designs To Browse Through For Inspiration

There’s a time to be practical and there’s a time to look beautiful. When discussing interior design, it’s not a matter of choice but rather an issue …

For a Cocktail Inspired by Pop Music’s Greatest Producer, Layer Rye and Scotch

In the early ’60s, Phil Spector was the important person in pop. At the age of 21, the ever-controversial producer (who is today serving 19 years in …

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5 Quotes for a Better You—Starting Right Now.

As I walked through Kennedy Space Center with my 5-year-old last week, I saw a quote written on the wall that caught my attention: <i>“Failure is not an</i> …

Starbucks Faces Struggle to Take on Italian Coffee Traditions

Like the tides of the sea, an Italian <i>caffé</i> – or bar – has its recognizable rhythms. There’s a rush of office workers at the start of the day, …

3D-Printed Sundial Engineered to Display Time like a Digital Clock

Long before there were digital watches, there was the sundial–a device that tells the time of day by the position of the sun in the sky. They're harder to read than our modern means of time telling, until now. Etsy shop Mojoptix has created a 3D-printed version of the sundial that displays the …

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh shares 4 business books he thinks everyone should read

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh wants his employees to continuously explore new ideas. That's why there's a library of some of his favorite books at Zappos' Las Vegas headquarters.<p>Over the years he's recommended well over 20 business books— including his own, the 2010 bestseller "Delivering Happiness" — and …

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See What the Winter Storm Looks Like from Space

A satellite image captured by NASA on Friday night showed the size of the winter storm that continued to batter the East Coast on Saturday.<p>The photo …

This physicist has a groundbreaking idea about why life exists

Why does life exist?<p>Popular hypotheses credit a primordial soup, a bolt of lightning, and a colossal stroke of luck.<p>But if a provocative new theory is correct, luck may have little to do with it. Instead, according to the physicist proposing the idea, the origin and subsequent evolution of life …

If you want to be more successful, stop networking

The biggest reason why connecting with people benefits you is simple: It allows you to extend your reach further, which in turn allows your ideas to make a much bigger impact.<p>The result is that you achieve your goals a lot faster with a few key friends to help you out than if it is just you, …

It’s raining funds

<i>A comprehensive look into the startup funding scenario till date.</i><p>Besides impressing girls, contemporary entrepreneurs have several <i>serious and</i> …

5 Skills You Must Develop to Succeed in Business

Get a long-term advantage in the competitive world of business by adopting these skills.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In</i> Real Leaders Don't Follow<i>, author Steve Tobak explains how real entrepreneurs can start, build, and run successful companies in highly competitive</i> …

How to gain credibility in 30 seconds or less

Your brand isn't what you believe it is — it's what others say it is. Their perception is critical to overcoming barriers and building credibility in the first encounter.<p>Whether you are raising capital, pitching a new client or elevating your profile through social media, the intangible attributes …

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11 Beliefs Ultra-Productive Entrepreneurs Share About Time Management And Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Working with business owners in many different industries over the years, I’ve noticed that the most effective ones share certain beliefs about productivity. I’m not talking about clichés like, “Time is the most precious resource” or, …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Dressed<p><i>GQ</i>-approved kits from every red carpet, airport arrival, and coffee run across the globe.<p>10 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Best Stuff<p>We’ve got a …

17 Mark Cuban Quotes on What it Takes to Run a Business

The 'Shark Tank' star sounds off on everything from how to stay ahead of the competition, to why you never want to invest in a company that has logo-embroidered polo shirts.<p>Mark Cuban always seems to come out on top.<p>He sold his first company, MicroSolutions, for $6 million. He did even better with …

What Were You Doing at Age 19? This Guy Already Owned His Own Franchise Business

<i>Franchise Players is Entrepreneur's Q&A interview column that puts the spotlight on franchisees. If you're a franchisee with advice and tips to share, email ktaylor@entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Ron Balchandani was not your typical teenager: At age 17, he was already working at an accounting firm, learning …

Beauty beyond - winning astronomy photography

<b>Shimmering phenomena in the night sky - and starry sights billions of light years away - take a look at some of the finalists in the 2015 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.</b><p>"Utterly enthralling with moments of brilliance" is how the comedian, impersonator and amateur astronomer …

How Elon Musk Taught Himself Rocket Science

While it’s certainly impressive that Elon Musk has bachelor’s degrees in physics and economics from the University of Pennsylvania, it’s an absurd …

Architecture Firm Designs Batcave-Inspired Carpark, Complete with Hidden Entrance, Under This Stately Manse

Mo' money, bat problems<p>Don't you hate it when your car collection outgrows the parking available at your 1930s-designed Georgian mansion? That was …

Sandstorm Turbine Solar Cluster Greenhouse Concept for Gobi Desert

The Gobi desert has a dry prevailing Westerly wind that choreographs a shifting landscape, reforming dunes and redefining ecological terrains. The …

Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

The 15 worst mistakes people make in their 20s

That said, there are some poor choices that have lasting effects, like not starting to save money, that are easily avoidable.<p>We've sorted through a variety of advice from entrepreneurs and writers on Quora and found recurring themes.<p>Here are the worst mistakes 20-somethings would be wise to avoid …

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

The core factor of success is focus, and here’s how to get it

Peak performance experts say things like, “You should focus. You need to eliminate the distractions. Commit to one thing and become great at that thing.”<p>This is good advice. The more I study successful people from all walks of life—artists, athletes, entrepreneurs, scientists—the more I believe …

50 ways you can tell you were born to be an entrepreneur

They're dissatisfied as employees, followers or consumers.<p>They want to create, build and grow their own enterprises, and they're filled with the passion of their own ingenuity.<p>Here are 50 habits that born-to-be entrepreneurs can't help but show. How many do you possess?<p>1. You can't sit still. …

The 25 Most Expensive Cars Sold at the 2015 Pebble Beach Auctions

We've gathered the top 25 from the entire weekend. According to Hagerty Insurance, which had employees in the crowd at each of the live auctions, at least 805 cars were sold for a total of more than $400 million. These 25 cars make up a whopping $180,715,000 of a reported $397 million overall total.<p>…

How to order celebrex

A year ago, I had never listened to a podcast in my entire life. They seemed like this weird thing that old people might do (if you’re old and that …

Entrepreneurship

7 Lessons About Money From the World's Richest People

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The rich folks in the world think and act differently than everyone else. The thing is, a lot of the wealthiest people not only had to earn their wealth, but now they also have to add to it and maintain it. If you ever wanted to know how …

2015 season preview: Arizona State Sun Devils

Previewing the 2015 season for the Arizona State Sun Devils:<p><b>2014 record</b>: 10-3<p><b>Final grade for 2014</b>: A-minus<p><b>Key losses</b>: WR Jaelen Strong, QB Taylor …