Jarrod Chavez

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The Epic Honey Trap: A Classic Case Shows Just How Far Moscow Will Go

<i>“Eh bien, Dejean, on couche.”</i><p>With that contemptuous locution, which one might translate very roughly as, “Well, De Jean, one gets laid,” with perhaps …

Russia

How to Read People: Five Secrets Backed by Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

How to Conduct a Patent Search

Learn the first and most important step in patenting an idea: making sure no one else beat you to it!<p>You have an amazing, earth-shattering idea; an ingenious way to solve an old problem, or a groundbreaking new technology.<p>Of course, you can't patent an idea. But as soon as you've fleshed it out to …

Bill Gates Says We're on the Verge of These 3 Amazing Technological Advances

If you were worth $80 billion dollars, you might not be too worried about American’s productivity slump either.<p>Microsoft founder Bill Gates waded …

How 3 real entrepreneurs overcame some of the most common hurdles to starting a business

Curiously though, we've found the actual steps for starting a business aren't the hard part.<p>Earlier this year, I gave away the entire blueprint behind a $5 million week at IWT.<p>Thousands of people read it. Every single one of them was at least somewhat interested in starting an online business.<p>Yet I …

Online Life

Fascinating Video Reveals the Manufactured Nature of Some Photojournalism

"This is what we have to create if we want to sell." Ruben Salvadori, an anthropologist and photographer, spent months in East Jerusalem, where he …

A business-etiquette expert shares 7 ways you can use body language to show confidence and win respect

Now picture yourself, approaching a co-worker or a prospective client, walking into a board meeting or a party.<p>How do you look? What message do you communicate the moment you walk into a room?<p>What are your eyes, hands and feet saying? What information can people gather about you before you ever say …

Body Language

11 essentials to take with you the next time you go hiking

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Summer is in full swing, giving us the opportunity to plan day trips out in the sun, enjoying the warm weather while it lasts. For many …

First Aid

10 Best documentaries every aspiring entrepreneur should watch

Share40<p>Tweet<p>Share61<p>+16<p>Shares 107<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no doubt in constant search of new ways to grow your business. But who wants to slog …

Starting Up? You Ignore These Practices, You'll Be Done in a Year

Three simple management habits predict success. Do yourself a favor: Start them now!<p>Its an exciting time to be involved in startups, especially with so much practical advice easily at hand. People are eager to share their knowledge on new product development, venture capital funding and the startup …

5 Tactics to Win a Negotiation, According to an FBI Agent

It was 1998 and I was standing in a narrow hallway outside an apartment on the 27th floor of a high-rise in Harlem. I was the head of the New York …

Survival Skills: How to Make Knives from Rocks

While it’s always good practice to carry multiple sharp, modern knives on your hunting, fishing, and camping trips, it’s also nice to have a backup …