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The 4 Critical Things Your Team Members Need From You

Make sure you are giving your employees the tools to be as productive as possible.<p><i>By Jonathan Steiman</i>, <i>founder and CEO of Peak Support.</i><p>The most important lesson I've learned about leadership didn't come from a boss or CEO. It didn't come from a leadership guru. It came from a someone I was …

Leadership

Launching and building a startup: A founder’s guide (free PDF)

Turning a great idea into a business requires careful planning and strategic execution. This ebook offers advice and insight on how to get the ball …

These are the top 4 reasons why start-ups fail

As speakers, advisers and trainers in the entrepreneurial space, we've been particularly excited by our December survey of the principles of 14 international accelerators. We wanted to know, from their point of view, what were the key factors in startup success … and failure. As far as we know, …

Unless You Can Handle These 4 Basics You Aren't Ready for a Side Hustle

Daydreaming after work about making extra money is pleasant. Building a business after working your day job isn't.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's easy to see why many people quit building their business on the side while working full time.<p>There are many things that …

Entrepreneurship

Silicon Valley Powered American Tech Dominance—Now It Has a Challenger

An exclusive WSJ analysis shows how venture-capital investment from Asia is skyrocketing, threatening to shift power over innovation<p>Silicon Valley, long the undisputed king of venture capital, is now sharing its throne with Asia.<p>A decade ago, nearly three-quarters of the world’s financing of …

Venture Capital

The Recipe That Changed the Way I Cook Chicken

Perfect pan-roasted chicken thighs were a significant improvement over the frozen boneless, skinless chicken breasts I used to cook.<p>You can cook chicken, and you can <i>cook chicken</i>. Until I was about 27, I only did the first one. Growing up, I watched my mom make tenders out of chicken cutlets and …

Cooking

This Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore Is Calling Your Name

If you love chicken cacciatore but don't love having to watch it simmer on the stove, this recipe is for you. You can prep all the ingredients, add …

Cooking

You’ve spent a grand, now don’t skimp on the best iPhone X screen protectors

The iPhone X, Apple’s new top-of-the-line iPhone, has a speedy A11 Bionic processor, dual rear cameras, and a state-of-the-art facial recognition …

Versus: Apple and Garmin go Head to Head

Will the GPS-Equipped Apple Watch 2 Kill the Garmin's Mojo?<p>Mobile mapping was Garmin's game before the world's most valuable company threw its hat in …

Apple Watch faces smartwatch competition from Fitbit, Garmin and Samsung at IFA

BERLIN — The Apple-vs.-Google rivalry is embarrassingly one-sided in the smartwatch market. You have the Apple Watch and then you have many lesser timepieces built on Google’s Android Wear software.<p>But less than two weeks before Apple may introduce a new Apple Watch -- this time, rumors suggest, …

Smartwatches

Garmin Fenix 5, first take: A heavyweight sports watch with a matching price tag

The Garmin Fenix 5 is a fitness and outdoor watch that's not for the faint-hearted.<p>It's packed with features, and can deliver very detailed …

Garmin Fenix 5X review

For athletes who track their pursuits in excruciating detail, there is no better watch than the Garmin Fenix 5X at any price.<p>For athletes who track …

10 (5-Ingredient) Chicken Dinners for the Week Ahead

Guys, great news! Getting a wholesome, satisfying meal on the table without spending hours in the kitchen is totally possible. The key is choosing …

Cooking

The 39 best ways to burn the most calories in an hour

There are a lot of great reasons to exercise. But one of the most basic goals is to burn calories.<p>So what's the best way to do that?<p>You should pick something you like enough to do regularly over time. But if you are deciding between a few different activities, you could pick the one that burns the …

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The 5 Worst Exercises for Fat Loss (& What to Do Instead)

You may want to rethink your next workout.<p>If you want to maximize your workout and lose weight faster, you might want to rethink your workout …

Garmin Fenix 5X Review | Trusted Reviews

What is the Garmin Fenix 5X?<p>The Garmin Fenix 5X is the largest of three new Fenix 5 smartwatches and, as such, packs in the most power. This isn’t …

The Most Advanced Wearable Fitness Device Is Finally Here

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10 Best Exercises for Weight Loss Torch Some Serious Calories

Stand with your feet shoulder-width apart and arms at your sides. Push your hips back, knees bent, and lower into a squat. Place your hands on the …

The 4 Best Gym Machines For Quick Weight Loss

If weight loss is one of your workout goals, try these four cardio machines, which are designed to help you maximize your time exercising.<p>1. Treadmill<p>…

10 Best Exercises for Strong Muscles and Weight Loss

You’ve probably heard that lifting heavy weights for a low number of reps builds muscle, while lifting lighter weights more times tones them. But …

Suspended – Medium

Does Your Company Know What to Do with All Its Data?

There are many ways to put data to work, and companies, and especially their leaders, are advised to explore as many of them as they can. Each presents distinct opportunities for profit and competitive advantage, from product improvements to new revenue streams to possible industry game changers. …

Tip: Supplement Your Training With Band Work

High-rep band exercises will help you to avoid injury and build some extra muscle. Give these a shot.<p>Doing high-rep resistance band work has many …

Why Weight Training Is Ridiculously Good For You

For many, weight training calls to mind bodybuilders pumping iron in pursuit of beefy biceps and bulging pecs. But experts say it’s well past time to …

How 2 startup founders with no product, no users and no real proof their company would work raised $3 million — then built a company worth $1.3 billion

Vlad Tenev, cofounder and co-CEO of Robinhood, says his app could not get regulatory approval without having a sizeable amount of funding from venture capitalists. But most venture capitalists didn't want to give him money, because he had no product.<p>"So there are capital requirements, which also …

10 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job to Start Your Company

You have a dream but you need a checklist to achieve it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So you've decided you're ready to take the plunge, quit your job, and get your own company up and running. You have an amazing business idea you are ready to launch. You're probably …

Can Your Watch Estimate Your VO2 Max?

Four new studies test the accuracy of fitness prediction functions.<p>I’ve done enough “real” VO2 max tests—the trips to the lab, the expensive and cumbersome equipment, the brutally exhausting treadmill protocol, and in one case, the puking in the corner afterwards—that I’ve been intrigued to notice …