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The Complete Guide to Product Management (Part 1)

<b>Product management</b> is a role that most software companies recognize to be critical. Yet, it is surprisingly hard to define “product management” in …

Lifting the curtain on NeuraLink, Elon Musk’s adventure to connect humans and machines

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>As artificial intelligence gets better at out performing humans visionary entrepreneurs like Elon Musk want to make sure …

Elon Musk

UPDATED: Apple Watch can tell you when you’re going to get sick

Dennis Anselmo was glad he used an Apple Watch -- it saved his life when it spotted a dangerous heart condition. He’s not unique. A range of studies …

Are Digital Tattoos Destined To Replace Bulky Wearables?

Last year we wrote an article about the future role smart temporary tattoos could play in fashion, health and sports. With convenience recognised as …

A Simple Patch That Monitors Health And Dispenses Drugs

Forget your clunky wristband, this is a window into what’s coming with wearable health technology.<p>In the future, doctors will prescribe hardware and software as well as just drugs. They’ll monitor patients remotely using wearable devices, or ask people to track themselves using apps. As a result, …

3 Road-Mapping Sins That Could Kill Your Next Product

The road map is a vital part of product development. But only if it's done correctly will it save your company from a rude awakening at launch time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Amazon, arguably the biggest success story of the internet age, just surged past a …

Product Management

Want to sleep peacefully? Pray this prayer of the night

The best way for a good night's sleep is to reclaim your inner peace and rest with a heart united to God<p>God in heaven,<br>O Creator,<br>O One who loved me …

Self-improvement

Parents of successful kids have these twelve things in common

Good parents want their kids to stay out of trouble, do well in school, and go on to do awesome things as adults.<p>And while there isn't a set recipe …

Los Angeles

Scientists to test theory about light that could completely change our view of the universe and prove Einstein wrong

Scientists might be about to completely upend our entire understanding of the universe.<p>A theory about the speed of light that has long been …

A house-flipping startup raised $210 million

Opendoor has sold 3,750 homes so far. It wants (a lot) more.<p>Opendoor, a Silicon Valley startup that mines data to buy homes, sight unseen, and flip them for a profit, has raised a $210 million investment led by Norwest Venture Partners. The company has now raised $320 million in total.<p>To sell a …

Real Estate

50 Inspiring Motivational Quotes About Mental Toughness and Willpower | Inc.com

Arguably one of the most important qualities successful people possess is mental toughness: the drive and determination and willpower to keep going when the going gets tough.<p>Fortunately, determination and willpower are qualities you can develop. Anyone can develop greater mental toughness. (Even …

Motivation

The Face Everything Technique and Why Avoiding Difficulties Doesn’t Work

We are, all of us, amazing at avoiding things. Our minds are less “thinking machines” than they are “avoiding machines.” And the incredible thing is …

Remarkable New Theory Says There's No Gravity, No Dark Matter, and Einstein Was Wrong

Gravity is something all of us are familiar with from our first childhood experiences. You drop something - it falls. And the way physicists have …

Neuroscientists Develop AI-Based Method for Hacking Fear

As it turns out, your fear of spiders looks a whole lot like my fear of spiders.<p>Imagine a library of fear. Lining its aisles aren't photo albums of snakes and plummeting aircraft, but are instead volumes containing cross-sectional scans of human brains. They are familiar fMRI images of folded grey …

The Brain

What Every Layperson Should Know About String Theory

It’s one of the most brilliant, controversial and unproven ideas in all of physics: string theory. At the heart of string theory is the thread of an idea that’s run through physics for centuries, that at some fundamental level, all the different forces, particles, interactions and manifestations of …

Quantum Mechanics

6 Cognitive Biases That Are Messing Up Your Decision Making | Inc.com

Over millions of years of evolution you'd think your brain would have gotten pretty good at thinking. But the truth is natural selection hasn't been nudging our brains to be ever more rational. It's been nudging them to keep us alive. Those aren't always the same thing.<p>If our brains were bad at …

Psychology

Inner Strength: This Is The Research-Backed Way To Increase Grit

Ever feel like you just wanna give up on something? How can you develop the inner strength necessary to achieve your long term goals?Turns out that …

Self-improvement

Case Study: Escaping the Discount Trap

“Beautiful,” Cora Milano said, looking up at the soaring spires and gothic arches of the immense charity hospital.<p>Her colleague, Augusto Tolentino, barely paused. He was in a hurry to get to their meeting — and to make a point to Cora.<p>The two worked together at Bosi e Faora, a São Paulo-based …

Turn your business blog into a sales machine with these tips

Content marketing can lead to future sales if you lure people into giving you their email addresses, writes Janet Murray<p>If you want to convert leads into sales, your business blog needs loyal fans, not one-off visitors. So even if you create brilliant content, if prospective customers aren’t …

Small Business

Gain credibility in 30 seconds or less

Since people size you up within the first few seconds of meeting you, here are five ways to make sure you give a good first impression. Flickr/ITU Pictures<p>Are you accomplished, authentic, a novice, or a no-name? Within the first several seconds of an encounter, someone is sizing up your value.<p>Your …

Digital Design

How to Never Get Angry: 3 New Secrets From Neuroscience

They’re one inch from your face, boiling with rage, screaming and yelling at you.<p>And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that’s …

Self-help

10 Reasons People Really Don't Like You (and How to Fix That) | Inc.com

Some people are remarkably likable. (See if anyone you know has these qualities.)<p>Other people, unfortunately, are not -- and that might include you.<p>Can that impact your chances for success? Probably so: Research shows "popular workers were seen as trustworthy, motivated, serious, decisive, and …

Self-improvement

15 Thoughts That Will Lead You To Success

Success is a very complex phenomenon that cannot be summed up in a few sentences. <i>To achieve success you must strive very hard to meet your goals</i>, and …

Motivation

7 Tools That Can Help You Rapidly Grow and Automate Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business automation is especially valuable to entrepreneurs, because your greatest constraint is often on your time. You’re likely running your startup with a lean staff, but you still need the results and growth of an established company.<p>…

Marketing

These technologies will change the way you dine out

Hospitality is a $5 trillion industry. No surprise there: We all eat, sleep, and travel.<p>For that reason, technology companies have long coveted a …

Hospitality

Now get customers on-demand! How Ressy app is enabling restaurants run at full capacity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>The food and beverages (F&B) service industry in India is approximately $48 billion in size, with Zomato dominating the restaurant discovery aspect, and …

Startups

3 ways to immediately improve your Facebook mobile app install ads

The app economy has grown exponentially in recent years. While there is still tremendous untapped potential in the market, the “app bubble” has …

Apps

Flip It Good: 10 Ways to Use Flipboard to Promote Your Business

I’ve mentioned it before: I love Flipboard. (And no, I don’t work for them.) It’s a little app that gives me a sleek interface to view all the …

The 7 Most Useful How-to-Sell Books of 2014 | Inc.com

In previous posts, I've listed the 10 Best Business Books of 2014, the 7 Most Thought-Provoking Books of 2014, and the Top 10 Marketing Books of 2014. This post rounds out your shopping list with the year's best practical guides for people who sell.<p><b>Subtitle:</b> <i>Essential Strategies for Keeping a Sale</i> …

Selling