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8 Creative Ways to Pay Off Credit Card Debt Without Being a Complete Hermit

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5 Tips for Getting Your Small Business Going, as Learned from Farmhouse Pottery

<i>A pottery studio that's grown to be so much more—and how they did it right.</i><p>Zoe and James Zillian would be likely candidates for a quiet life. Artists by training, they live with their two daughters on a pastoral slice of the world in Woodstock, Vermont, where they run a pottery studio. But when you …

Small Business

PlayStation celebrates its birthday with major PlayStation Store sale

This week — tomorrow, in fact — marks the 20th anniversary of the PlayStation's American debut, and PlayStation is celebrating the big 2-0 with a blowout sale on the PlayStation Store.<p>Over 120 games for each of the PlayStation consoles are available at a major discount. Some of the biggest titles …

Kids

Video games have a diversity problem that runs deeper than race or gender

Blockbuster releases are homogenising around a narrow range of experiences and it could be driving creative people out of the industry<p>There’s been a lot of chat lately about why people might stop playing games – in particular why little girls who grew up with consoles don’t seem to stick with the …

8 Tips To Help You Make The Leap From Employee to Entrepreneur

For those considering making the leap from the safety of a full-time job to the unknown of becoming an entrepreneur, there are several factors to …

5 mistakes standing between you and your first million

The total number of millionaire households reached 9.6 million in 2013, but has topped 10.2 million already in 2015.<p>With the technology, resources, mentorship, research, and information available, it's becoming easier than it has in the past. Sadly, most still won't reach the seven-figure annual …

Self-improvement

Politics, Business, Technology, and the Arts

Cover StoryTrump Is Testing America’s Strength Jamelle Bouie The president will try to assure us that the “state of the union is strong”—but he’s …

Sean Hannity

The $2.5 billion high school

My high school was like a bootcamp for entrepreneurs.<p>Chieh Huang, Matt Salzberg, and Ken Chen graduated just a few years before me. They're the co-founders of Boxed, Blue Apron, and Nature Box -- three startups with a combined valuation of more than $2 billion.<p>This wasn't a prep school, and it …

CNN

The Pros and Cons of Starting a Business While Working a Full-Time Job

Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most people don’t start out as entrepreneurs. They choose to start their own business only after some level of work experience.<p>It could be because they don’t like the idea of having a boss and want to step …

Entrepreneurship

10 Reasons Why You Should Start Your Own Business Today

Are you thinking of quitting your job and starting your own thing but not sure if it’s the right decision?<p>Are you scared of failing? of going broke? …

So I watched Sam Altman’s “How to Start a Startup” in a single day

In the fall of 2014, Sam Altman President of Y-Combinator, taught a class at Stanford entitled “How to Start a Startup”. All lectures are online.<p>I’m …