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Why Tom Cruise is Hollywood’s last movie star

Whether you're considered an A-list talent or one of the "it" young stars, at any second your stock can drop. And with tenacious paparazzi and social media now the norm, that mystery and mystique of movie stars is no more. Except for one — the actor who continues to have that movie-star aura and, …

This one-minute morning routine can improve your productivity all day long

Just finding time to eat can be difficult, even though eating breakfast has been correlated with increased energy and productivity, better overall health, and a better mood.<p>But there's an easier, less time-consuming way to start the day off right, and it only takes a minute: Make your bed.<p>When your …

9 things bosses do that make great employees quit

It's pretty incredible how often you hear managers complaining about their best employees leaving, and they really do have something to complain about — few things are as costly and disruptive as good people walking out the door.<p>Managers tend to blame their turnover problems on everything under the …

Employment

7 everyday ways you are ruining your IQ

Are you taking Thomas Piketty’s Capital on holiday with you? Do you do sudoku for the promised brain work-out it provides? Have you forced yourself to sit through improving documentaries on BBC Four when you would rather have been watching Come Dine With Me? Bad news: it may all be for …

Reality TV

7 Simple Tweaks That Make Your Brain Work Remarkably Well | Inc.com

Have you gotten through all the important tasks you need or hope to get done today? Neither have I. Yet with ever-more-loaded schedules, tight deadlines, and the constant flow of new opportunities, most of us are working longer, trying to fit it all in.<p>That's the wrong approach. There's plenty of …

Time Management

Researchers have found a new texting vulnerability in Android

This morning, researchers at Zimperium Mobile Security announced a new vulnerability in Android, targeting the multimedia messaging system. Dubbed "Stagefright," the vulnerability affects roughly 950 million Android devices worldwide, according to researcher estimates, although the most vulnerable …

Information Security

How to Start a Business Without Quitting Your Day Job

And meet a bunch of folks who pulled it off.<p>Bill and Lauren Elward both held demanding full-time jobs when they started their online business, Castle …

33 travel tips every man should know

There is just something about waking up in a new setting, seeing views you've only read about, and finding yourself in a crowd that speaks a foreign language that helps you understand how amazing this world is.<p>It was during one of these trips - living with a family in Kyiv, Ukraine - that I met my …

16 Tips for Living a Happy Life Starting Right Now

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It doesn’t matter your age, how much money you have in your bank account, your marital status or what you do for a living, we all want to be more successful in our lives. Of course, defining success is different for each us, but here are …

Associated Press News

Why an electric motorcycle is better than a car

A die hard rider friend of mine has gone through three motorcycles, at least from what I can remember: Harley-Davidson Sportster, Ducati 916 and his most recent ride was a beautiful BMW R1200 GS Adventure covered in dirt.<p>But he also happens to be a big car guy, as well: First generation Ford Taurus …

10 Morning Rituals of Successful Entrepreneurs [Infographic]

Have you ever wondered what do the most successful entrepreneurs such as Mark Zuckerberg and Richard Branson do in the morning?<p>The Sleep Matters Club …

5 Reasons Paying Down Debt Is a Critical First Step for New Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re planning to start a new business, paying down debt can be a critical first step in securing the success of your venture. Debt represents lingering obligations from previous financial transactions. Since you are entering a new …

10 of the Most Striking Spots in Hawaii

Discover our favorite activities in the Aloha State.<p>There are iconic spots in Hawaii that first-time visitors need to see to believe, but there are also the lesser known gems that the locals know are just as worthy of your time–especially on that second or third return trip. For a mix of both, add …

Jurassic Park

10 Easy Ways to Kick-Start Your Metabolism Every Morning

Your metabolism is one of the major keys to providing your body with the energy it needs to keep going. It converts <b>the food you eat</b> into the energy …

DNA repair map of the entire human genome

When the common chemotherapy drugs cisplatin or oxaliplatin hit cancer cells, they damage DNA so that the cells can’t replicate. But the cells have …

Twenty lists every entrepreneur should create

Being a startup founder who is obsessed with my own personal growth, I frequently get sucked into blog posts with titles like "The top 5 traits of all successful entrepreneurs." These articles tend to cite characteristics such as passion, persistence, inspiration, an eye for talent, a data-driven …

Productivity

14 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Start Out in Sales | Inc.com

A surprising number of entrepreneurs I've met over the years got their first taste of business while working in Sales. Here's why, based on some observations from Doug Camplejohn, the CEO of the sales technology vendor Fliptop.<p>1. You'll gain business expertise.<p>As you work with customers, you'll …

Business Strategy

An entrepreneur who earns over $200,000 a year explains what it takes to work and travel all over the world

Four years later, she started teaching other entrepreneurs to do the same.<p>In 2010, Sisson left behind eight years in the corporate world to strike out on her own, helping others create thriving online businesses.<p>"I literally went without any income for six months and focused on providing a ton of …

15+ jobs in software engineering and account management

Are you ready for your next big career move? The <i>Mashable</i> Job Board is the ideal place to search. More than 3,000 employers in tech and digital have …

9 Things All Successful Lifestyle Entrepreneurs Believe

Let’s face it. Every entrepreneur wants their business to be successful.<p>You’re no exception.<p>Yet <b>80% of businesses</b> fail within the first eighteen …

9 Delicious Dressings That Make Anything Taste Awesome

It's all about the dressing. These homemade salad dressings are so delicious, you'll want to eat them with a spoon.<p><b>1. Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing</b><p>Cool, creamy, tangy and garlicky, this homemade ranch dressing tastes so much better than the mass-produced bottled stuff in grocery stores. Try it …

Book review: A dark undercurrent to 'The Power of Being Yourself'

Peak authenticity? I thought that had come some time ago. Business leaders, coaches and "storytellers" have long harped on about the potency of being yourself. Rob Goffee and Gareth Jones led the charge with their 2006 bestseller, "Why Should Anyone Be Led by You?"<p>Yet nine years later, we have "The …

Books

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

If you’re reading this article instead of doing your work, chances are good that you have trouble managing your time efficiently. You’re not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, 90% of workers waste at least a half hour each workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. While computers …

Time Management

Immaturity, Impulsiveness, and the Art of Becoming an Entrepreneur - Copyblogger

Before today’s guest on Hack the Entrepreneur built a successful company in China, he was just a wandering 20-year-old backpacker, only looking for …

Escaping the ‘posers’: Why these founders left San Francisco to build a startup in Seattle

It’s only been a few weeks since Kori Handy and Mitchell Porter moved their startup from San Francisco to Seattle, but the founders are already …

Inexperience Can Actually Be A Blessing For Entrepreneurs

As an entrepreneur I see the world a bit differently. Since I’ve never had a full-time job or received much training at my part-time work, I’ve always gone with my gut on how certain tasks should be approached.<p>While experience has its benefits, in my experience, inexperience can lead to innovation …

Entrepreneurship

HBO to Periscope: Please monitor for people who are stealing our shows

People using Periscope to illicitly stream HBO's "Game of Thrones" to their friends are now on notice — literally.<p>HBO on Tuesday confirmed that it has sent take down notices to the Twitter-owned live video streaming service. Periscope, in turn, has reportedly taken action against the infringing …

Game of Thrones

The 4 Pillars of Prosperity All Entrepreneurs Should Attend To

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many entrepreneurs are wealthy and powerful in the business aspects of life but poor in the others. Some feel fulfilled in a work context but hollow in a personal one. "Is this all there is?" is the question that gnaws at them.<p>We too have …