James Skinner

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The Essential Guide to Crowdfunding

Everything you ever wanted to know about asking strangers for money on the Internet.<p>Last December, Nur-E Farhana Rahman sat in an Uber car in New York City, tears streaming down her face. Her months-long project to raise $30,000 on Kickstarter, to expand production at her jewelry company, was about …

Crowd Funding

Paramount Has Invited A Fan To Help ‘Star Trek’ Return To Television

Michael Gummelt has been working on his idea for a modern <i>Star Trek</i> TV series for close to 20 years according to the show’s official website. <i>Star Trek: Uncharted</i> — formerly <i>Star Trek: Beyond</i> before the talk of the third movie sprouted — is a fleshed out and fresh look for the series that seems to …

12 Morning Routines That Top Entrepreneurs Execute Daily

Your morning routine needs work. Improve it by learning from these top entrepreneurs.<p>Greatness doesn't happen by accident. Industry leaders don't just roll out of bed, fix whatever they find in the cupboards for breakfast, and then head to the office to tackle whatever pops up in their inboxes.<p>They …

What selling sketches on the street for $6 taught this millionaire entrepreneur about wealth

But at 18, he was a broke architecture student who didn't have the $800 that he needed to join his friends on a trip to Greece.<p>In his book, "The Millionaire Master Plan," he explains how he raised the money over the course of a week.<p>Living in Cambridge, England, at the time, Hamilton spent a few …

Selling

Opinion: Capitalism is killing America’s morals, our future

Yes, capitalism is working ... for the Forbes Global Billionaires whose ranks swelled from 322 in 2000 to 1,826 in 2015. Billionaires control the …

Selling

12 Habits Of Successful Young Entrepreneurs

Copying these habits of successful young entrepreneurs won’t guarantee you success, but it can’t hurt either.<p>We’re obsessed with studying the habits of successful people to figure out how to better structure our days and lives.<p>But how can you tell if your daily habits put you on the right track to …

Listen To These Eerie 'X-Files' Sounds Recorded At The Edge Of Space

What does the edge of space sound like? Pretty darn strange. Just have a listen to these acoustic signals recorded in the stratosphere some 22 miles above Earth's surface (above).<p>At frequencies below 20 hertz, these so-called "infrasounds" are too low for the human ear to hear. But sped up by a …

The X-Files

80 Productivity Tips From Incredibly Busy Experts

In order to make sure I’m staying as productive as possible, and actually reaching my goals, I create 90 day plans for myself. I decide what 1-3 big …

30 business books every professional should read before turning 30

There’s always a significant adjustment to make when transitioning from school to the workforce, with the sudden realization that no matter how smart …