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This Is the Carry-On Bag That Pilots Swear By

Behold: the ultimate carry-on bag. According to <i>Travel Pulse</i>, pilots agree that one bag in particular soars miles above the competition.<p>BrightLine …

Managing Your Mental Health as an Entrepreneur

Mental health, if not addressed, can have debilitating side effects -- some of which may be detrimental to your business.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When people talk about entrepreneurship, most of the discussions revolve around the sense of fulfillment or …

Mental Health

Neuroscience Says These Are the 8 Best Ways to Build Trust in the Workplace

Trust is the key ingredient to all successful relationships. Here's how to get it.<p>It's the foundation behind the happiest marriages and the intangible quality that makes the best teams click. Put simply, it's the key ingredient to all successful relationships.<p>It's called trust.<p>But how do you really …

The Brain

Why Every Startup CEO Should Not Have an Office

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Election Chaos Fears Have Preppers Stockpiling Survival Food

In case of an election night Doomsday, preppers are running up sales of emergency survival food.<p>While sales for "long term food" typically see an increase around natural disasters and elections, “this is more intense than what we saw in 2012,” said Keith Bansemer, VP of marketing for My Patriot …

The Top Four Mistakes That Make Business Leaders Awful Storytellers

“Sorry, let me just tell a quick story” is the fastest way to lose your audience before you even begin.<p>If “storytelling” is a common buzzword in the business world, it’s for good reason–narratives make for effective communication. But the practice has become a victim of its own success. Suddenly, …

Customer Service

13 Red Flags That Will Get Your Pitch Rejected Every Time

Investors are people too. A positive first impression can quickly turn negative if you innocently seem to violate business basics while profiling your new venture.<p>After listening to hundreds of startup pitches, and reading even more business plans, most new venture investors develop their own …

Startups

16 daily habits that are easy to practice and can significantly improve your life

In the Quora thread "What are some good 'mini habits' to practice each day?" readers shared the simple habits you should follow every day to become a happier, healthier, or more productive person.<p>The best part is, each one takes only about five minutes to complete.<p>Here are some of our favorites:<p>1. …

Is our world a simulation? Why some scientists say it's more likely than not

A swath of technologists and physicists believe that ‘simulation theory’ will be proved, just as it was proved that the Earth was not the center of the universe<p>When Elon Musk isn’t outlining plans to use his massive rocket to leave a decaying Planet Earth and colonize Mars, he sometimes talks about …

Artificial Intelligence

14 psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to motivate people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave …

Tesla Cars Could Soon Power Your Home — and the Grid

Getting a Tesla definitely saves you money on gas, and soon it might save your electricity bill as well.<p>After Tesla’s SolarCity acquisition, the …

Tesla

Costa Rica Is On A 113-Day Streak Using 100% Renewable Electricity

With a little luck and a lot of initiative, Costa Rica is a sustainable energy powerhouse.<p>Costa Rica has managed to run on renewable energy for 113 days straight, putting it on course to break its own record from 2015, when it relied on nothing but renewables for 285 days of the year. In total, …

When Exercise Becomes Too Much of a Good Thing - Facts So Romantic

In a world where only 1 in 5 American adults meet the minimum daily exercise requirements, exercise addiction can seem like the <i>opposite</i> of a problem. …

11 daily habits of self-made billionaires anyone can adopt

If you want to get rich, start by studying the people who have already done so.<p>"The only person who can teach you how to think like a millionaire is a millionaire," writes Steve Siebold in his book, "How Rich People Think."<p>The same could be said about billionaires.<p>Below, we've rounded up 11 habits …

NOMATIC Travel Bag

If a mad scientist put a travel duffel, a backpack, and dresser into some sort of evil device and switched it on, we’re pretty sure that this Travel …

New Kickstarter campaign offers incredibly functional travel backpack | Adventure Sports Network

When you’re traveling and living out of a suitcase, it can seem like even the smallest number of belongings can be overwhelming. Dirty clothes …

Crowd Funding

Standard Luggage's Carry-on Travel Backpack is Functional, Versatile, and Clever — Vagabondish

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure.<p>Messenger bag, backpack, carry-on suitcase … many manufacturers are now blurring the …

Backpacking

Etsy just moved into an office that's nearly twice as big as its old one — and the perks are incredible

Etsy, the online marketplace where creative entrepreneurs can set up storefronts to sell their own products, launched in 2005 with the goal of creating an online retail space that would build a more fulfilling and lasting world.<p>So it's no surprise that its newest 200,000-square-foot headquarters in …

4 Easy Ways to Become an Unforgettable Leader

Four easily cultivable habits of effective and unforgettable leaders.<p>If you remember nothing from this article, remember this: Fortune favors the bold. Whenever I coach clients--be they executives, celebrities, athletes, or companies--the problem is usually the same: stagnation based on …

CEOs