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10 Success lessons from Richard Branson – “Self-made Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share51<p>Tweet<p>Share273<p>+15<p>Shares 329<p>Richard Branson went from being a dyslexic kid who performed badly in school to a British business magnate with a …

Why chatbots are the last bridge to true AI

Humans have been storing, retrieving, manipulating, and communicating information since the Sumerians in Mesopotamia developed writing in 3000 BCE. Since then, we have continuously developed more and more sophisticated means to communicate and push information. Whether unconsciously or consciously, …

Lessons From The Greats: How Tesla And Under Armour Can Help You Build Your Startup

Innovation is the heart of any startup and gives it life. It comes in two forms: product innovation and creative design to interface with the market. Product innovation happens when you invent a new product for an existing market like Tesla, or reinvent an existing product like Under Armour. But no …

Under Armour

Elon Musk's brother is building vertical farms in shipping containers

Starting fall 2016, he and fellow entrepreneur Tobias Peggs are planning to launch a new urban farming incubator program, called Square Roots. Musk tells Business Insider that it will give young food-tech entrepreneurs spaces to develop and accelerate their vertical farming startups.<p>Musk and Peggs …

Here Is a Complete Beginner's Guide to Saving Money

A Complete Beginner's Guide to Saving Money<p>Tips and Tricks to Help Keep Cash in Your Pocket<p>Updated May 07, 2018<p>Saving money, or the saving habit as …

A Beginner's Guide to Learn How to Get Rich and Accumulate Wealth

How to Get Rich<p>A Beginner's Guide to Accumulating Wealth<p>Updated July 03, 2017<p>How to get rich is a comprehensive collection of articles, resources, …

Why the Berkshire Hathaway Wealth Model is So Successful

Use the Berkshire Hathaway Wealth Model in Your Life<p>Focus on Two Buckets of Value - Operating Income and Marketable Securities<p>Updated April 07, …

Volunteer in Colombia - United Planet - 6-12 months - Volunteer Abroad

Program Description<p>The only South American Republic with coast lines on both the Atlantic and the Pacific, Colombia is home to the Andes Mountains, …

To Achieve Your Goals You Must Become Attractive On the Inside

15 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Half of this year is gone. Have you reached 50 percent of your goals?<p>If one of your goals is to be successful -- in any area of your life or career -- before 2016 comes to an end, the one thing you must to do is to become an …

Motivation

Now you can control your gadgets with your tattoos

Now you can control your gadgets with your tattoos<p>99 Shares<p>The next tattoos you’ll do on yourself could do more than just look fashionable. A group …

This Data Scientist Has Mapped the Ultimate National Parks Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

Olympic Wrestlers Tune in to Artificial Intelligence ‘Songbots’

Argentinian goalkeeper Sergio Goycochea used to urinate on the pitch, certain French rugby players like to headbutt each other and Serena Williams …

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A Harvard Psychologist Says This Trait Matters Most: 10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression

Amy Cuddy says people answer one question when they first meet you -- and that answer lays the foundation for a business relationship.<p>Say you meet a new potential customer, a potential employer, or anyone with whom you want to establish a business relationship.<p>Which matters more:<p>Showing that you're …

Self-improvement

6 TED Talks You Should Watch To Up Your Mindset

Engaging your mind is the best way to keep it sharp, but in the hustle and bustle of daily life, it’s easy to fall into a slump. If you need a mental pick-me-up, check out these fascinating TED Talks. Get inspired. Get engaged. Give your brain a boost.<p><b>1. Daniel Levitin: How To Stay Calm When You</b> …

Dan Gilbert

The 15 Best Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Do you want to make your commute or lunch hour more productive? Then you should give these podcasts a listen.<p>Podcasts have become a very useful tool for the busy entrepreneur. They're easy to create, are quick to digest (especially for those with longer commute times or who use public transport), …

Self-improvement

20 Slack Communities For Tech Entrepreneurs You Want To Be A Part Of

Slack, just a 2-year-old messaging platform, is raising $200 million at nearly a $4 billion valuation led by Thrive Capital, reports Business Insider. Slack brings all your communication together in one place. It’s real-time messaging, archiving and search for modern teams.<p>While Slack is originally …

Startups

Switzerland for Adventurers

Paragliding

Top Programming Languages That Will Future-Proof Your Portfolio

The most popular programming languages are used to code most of the applications in the world. Here are the 10 most popular now -- and insight into a …

10 Unforgettable Motorcycle Routes Worth Travelling The World For

Dinner with your in-laws. A pat-down at the airport. Karaoke at the office Christmas party.<p>There are some experiences you want to get through as …

7 startup lessons the Shazam founders learned the hard way

Shazam is one of the most widely-used apps of all time but what’s its founding story? I talked to Chris Barton, and his co-founders, including friend …

Startups

A Harvard psychologist reveals the quickest way to boost confidence when you're nervous

Her theory: Stand like Wonder Woman for two minutes before a big meeting or event, and your confidence will spike — as if by magic.<p>Four years later, the Harvard psychologist has released a book on the virtues of changing your posture to change your attitude.<p>It's called "Presence: Bringing Your …

Why Founders Should Learn Economics

With the genius of Elon Musk and other bright sparks of Silicon Valley flaunting their intellect on the world stage, you could be forgiven for thinking that all the most successful entrepreneurs are pantologists – that is, experts in just about everything. In truth, however, the world of …

What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know About the New BRIDGE Numbers

Launched on February 4, the new <b>BRIDGE Registry</b> is a database of more than three million nonprofits, NGOs, and charities worldwide and each one of …

How I Launched A Successful Startup Without Quitting My Day Job

Successfully moonlighting as an entrepreneur is all about time, money, and motivation.<p>Three months after starting my first job out of college, I began to work on a startup on the side—and I haven’t stopped since. For three years, it was a juggling act: I would keep plugging away at my business …

Entrepreneurship

The best free online business courses starting in February

<i>This post from LinkedIn Influencer John A. Byrne appeared originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>It's easy to start something - but not so easy to sustain it.<p>That's the first lesson every entrepreneur learns. Early success may be a blessing, but it comes with gut-wrenching risks and tradeoffs.<p>If you need to add …

This Gadget Can Transform Into Anything You Need

The Droppler measures your water use. But if you need something else, you can easily transform it into a speaker, a camera, or a drone.<p>When it sits on your bathroom counter, a new device called Droppler measures how much water you’re using and gives real-time feedback. But once you’ve trained …