Juan Torres

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8 Ways to Avoid Cash Flow Surprises That Could Kill Your Business

Be aware of common cash flow problems and have a plan in place to address them when needed.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you don’t think that cash flow is important, then ask the nine out of 10 small business owners whose businesses failed due to poor cash flow …

This Brilliant Teen Figured Out How to Make Clean Energy Using a Device That Costs $5

Amazing!<p>Maanasa Mendu thinks she’s cracked the code on how to make wind and solar energy affordable.<p>On Tuesday, Mendu - a 13-year-old from Ohio - won …

7 Common Houseplant Afflictions & How to Cure Them All

As with all living things, even the hardiest plants require care, and strategies can vary quite a bit. As a new plant parent you have to get to know your plant: how tough it is or isn't, how much water it really craves, and if it prefers classical music or a perhaps an 80s throwback (or maybe …

Plants

Boston's 19-inning win had a bit of everything

NEW YORK -- It was the longest game by time in the history of the Boston Red Sox, the longest home game by time in the history of the New York …

Boston Red Sox

Spotify closes in on $8.4 billion valuation with latest deal

The privately held music streaming service is said to be courting Goldman Sachs and others in a $400 million dollar fundraising round.<p>Spotify's valuation is shooting up the charts.<p>The music streaming service for mobile devices and desktops is on the brink of raising $400 million, according to …

Venture Capital

Iran deal can open the way to trade and peace

If trade sanctions against Iran are dropped, its powerful economy could return to the world stage<p>Iran remains a pariah state. In the eyes of many Westerners, not least those sitting in the mighty US Congress, there are few more dangerous, untrustworthy states on Earth.<p>It’s incredible, then, that in …

South Asia

Nigerians choose state governors amid tension in south

Nigerians have returned to the polls, amid pockets of violence, to elect state governors and assemblies in elections, in which the opposition hopes to make gains following its victory that unseated President Goodluck Jonathan two weeks ago.<p>Tensions are high on Saturday in the south where close …

Africa