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Want to Start a Side Hustle? 9 Great Podcasts to Help You Launch Your Own Business | Inc.com

Looking for podcasts to help you finally start a business? Looking for a podcast that will help you finally start your own side hustle?<p>Look no farther.<p>The following list comes from Preston Lee, the founder of Millo.co, a resource hub featuring content, courses and podcasts for freelancers and side …

Entrepreneurship

5 Excellent Apps to Make This New Year Your Strongest Yet | Inc.com

In researching the productivity-focused <i>The Ultimate Bite-Sized Entrepreneur</i>, I discovered one strong truth: The difference between success and failure is priorities. You have to know what to focus on, what to keep on the radar and, to paraphrase LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman, what fires to let …

Time I

Japan Travel: The Ultimate Local’s Guide to Tokyo

Japan’s capital, Tokyo, is a city like no other, home to the weird and wonderful, the hectic and the tranquil, the ancient and the modern. …

Japan

Here's how your taxes could change next year if you earn $25,000, $75,000, or $175,000

Senate Republicans are racing ahead with their version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.<p>Currently, there are two different Republican tax reform proposals. The first version was introduced and passed by the House. Senate Republicans have laid out their own proposal, and on Tuesday the Senate Budget …

Retirement

This Entrepreneur Travels the World While Making More Than Most Doctors

How a digital nomad makes six figures passively using this tested playbook.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Jeremy Page is living proof the digital nomad lifestyle is alive and well.<p>He’s built a small empire on the back of several highly successful internet businesses …

Entrepreneurship

Nike is losing its lead on a key customer demographic

Meanwhile, revenue growth was flat in Nike's most recent quarter, its worst performance since 2011, and earnings per share fell as the company faced a difficult comparison from the year before, when the Summer Olympics and Euro Cup were both held.<p>In June, Nike said it would lay off 2% of its staff. …

Shoes

Another Big Automaker Takes Aim at Tesla's Model 3

Will Swedish engineering plus a Chinese factory equal a formidable Tesla competitor? It just might.<p>Swedish automaker Volvo Cars officially launched …

Volvo

Business Trip or Vacation? Travel Start-Ups Try to Blur the Line

Planning a vacation? Chances are you’ll think about it differently than you do that business trip you’re also arranging.<p>For the vacation, you may scroll through hotel reviews before deciding where to stay, not just to compare prices but also to consider the amenities offered.<p>For the business trip, …

Personal Finance

China has suddenly stopped buying foreign property

The Chinese were 25% of buyers of central London commercial property in 2016, a recent note to clients from Morgan Stanley's research team said.<p>The sudden absence of China explains, in part, the recent softness in the London property market. Residential prices in London began falling in the last …

Real Estate

4 Reasons Why Tajikistan, Uzbekistan & Kyrgyzstan Should be on your Bucket List

I just returned from an amazing 10 day trip through Tajikistan, Uzbekistan & Kyrgyzstan, and I want to bring these amazing countries to your attention.<p>Let’s begin with this 2-minute recap video that I made from my trip!<p>I went on a group tour of about 10 people, organized by G Adventures, which is …

Asia Travel

12 Millionaire Habits to Start Making Serious Money Soon and Build Wealth in a Hurry

Get-rich-quick schemes rarely work but doing the right things every day rarely fails.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There's a mindset that's prevalent these days. It's one of instant gratification in an on-demand society that looks for quick results with very little …

Self-improvement

100% solar-powered winery keeps naturally cool with cork-insulated roofs

An off-grid Spanish winery is harnessing the full power of the sun to ripen grapes and turn the fruit into wine. Local studio Munarq Arquitectes …

Design

Alphabet spinoff heats and cools the home with geothermal energy

A reliable and renewable energy source is right under our feet – literally – in the form of geothermal energy. After funding a study a few years back …

Geothermal Energy

Eleven Awesome Pools to Add to Your Summer Bucket List

Because a jaw-dropping pool is as good a reason as any to buy a flight somewhere new......right?<p>A standing body of water in which countless people can submerge their grimy bodies, pools are objectively a little gross. Just as it’s not easy to find a flattering swimsuit, it’s not easy to find an ace …

South Beach

These 13 words and 10 tips will help salespeople close more deals faster

And according to marketing-software maker HubSpot, there are certain words salespeople should use to boost their chances of closing more deals, and, beyond that, there are certain characteristics common to top salespeople.

Wall Street

Strategy Insider on Twitter: ".@Robinhoodapp co-CEO: How I was rejected by 75 investors but still built a $1.3 billion app https://t.co/I6UuljPerK… "

Actually, Tuesday Isn’t the Cheapest Day to Buy Plane Tickets

But there's a new day of the week that's most likely to score cheap flights<p>Frequent travelers often say that Tuesday is the best time to buy plane …

Flying

How to Fit Two Weeks' Worth of Clothes in a Carry-On and Other Travel Tips

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

To This Day

Business Schools Don't Teach This Extremely Important Skill (but All Entrepreneurs Need It) | Inc.com

<i>What's one thing about building a business you won't learn in business school? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Bernie Klinder, EMBA, Entrepreneur, Investor, Consultant, on Quora:</b><p>As …

Entrepreneurship

This solar-powered car might be better for the planet than a Tesla

You can keep your measly <i>normal</i> electric cars, Elon Musk — the real future of automotive power will be fully powered by the sun.<p>That's the vision a …

Dubai deploys tiny robot cars to police city streets

Police in Dubai have unveiled a small autonomous car that will patrol the streets in the Gulf city.<p>The miniature vehicles, which measure up to around waist height, come just weeks after the city recruited its first robotic officer.<p>The first patrol cars are set to report for duty before the end of …

Robots

The world’s most spectacular skyway rides

There’s something irresistible about an aerial tramway. It’s the spectacular views, the breathless heights and the possibility of even more adventure …

Rio De Janeiro

Startup Spotlight: motion.social is a fitness app that connects users around common interests

David Longdon and Justin Huff believe that the experience — not the data — is what drives people to continue exercise routines over time.<p>That’s the …

Marketing

Blue Apron Shares Rose 0.00% On First Day Of Trading

Investors took a skeptical look at the meal-kit delivery company, whose stock stayed perfectly flat on its first day as a public company.<p>Blue Apron ended its first day of trading on Thursday exactly where it began: at $10 per share, the same price paid by institutional investors when the company …

Venture Capital

Tesla Takes On China: Musk Plans His First Electric Car Plant In Asia

Boasting some 32 pure electric car models produced by a dozen local manufacturers, China is the world’s largest EV market. According to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers, the market for pure EVs expanded by 65.1% in 2016 to over 409,000 units. It seems every zero emission carmaker …

China

Meet the small 360 camera module that will fit into phones

You're probably not aware of this, but a Chinese company dubbed ProTruly has already released the world's first two "VR smartphones" with a built-in 360 camera last December. Don't worry if you missed the news, because chances are you'd be put off by the devices' sheer bulkiness, but according to …

The World’s Biggest Airport Will Open in 2019

The airport will cost $12 billion.<p>Beijing‘s new airport is set to be the world’s biggest, according to Reuters.<p>The Beijing New Airport, opening in …

National Development and Reform Commission

Smart windows startup now valued above $1 billion

View, a Silicon Valley maker of electrochromatic smart glass for buildings, has raised $200 million in new VC funding at a source tells Axios is a …

Venture Capital

A floating hotel that freezes in ice come winter is set to open in Sweden

Plans for a new Swedish floating hotel and spa that freezes into the ice in the winter have been launched, and it looks amazing. The Arctic Bath floats on top of the Lule river in the summer, and it’s located in a prime spot to experience the Northern Lights.<p>“The circular shape of Arctic Bath …

Northern Lights