Kenny Melbert

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This Is How You Get Others to Help You Succeed

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

10 TED Talks to Inspire the Stressed and Lonely Entrepreneur

A researcher who studies human connection, Brene Brown did a TED talk in 2010 about her findings in the areas of vulnerability. When it went crazy …

13 National Parks that you wish you have heard of sooner

Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone, Glacier – at least one of these places probably belongs to your wish list. And that is normal; it is not only …

The 12 difficult steps necessary to succeed at entrepreneurship

Creating a successful business is difficult.<p>There are no two ways around it. You strive to point yourself down the field and head toward the goalposts, avoiding and overcoming all the obstacles that get in your way. This can be done by tackling these often-challenging blockers.

Saudi Arabia Cracks Down On ‘Peaceful Dissent,’ Sentences Journalist To Five Years In Prison

Saudi Arabia sentenced a journalist to five years in prison over a series of tweets, in what human rights organizations are calling the latest …

Interview: Photographer Patricia Davidson Devotes Her Nomadic Life to Landscape Photography

Photographer Patricia Davidson is dedicated to capturing the vibrancy of Mother Nature. That's why she's now traveling the United States in an RV with her husband, pursuing her passion full-time. Along the way, Davidson has photographed landscapes that are as energetic as they are diverse. There …

27 African Fashion Designers Who Are Killin The Game

“Sisters of the Valley” Portraits of a Group of Nuns Who Grow Weed – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Captivating series by photographers Shaughn Crawford and John DuBois (previously featured here). “Sisters of the Valley” takes us inside a group of …

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A New, Efficient Solar Material Could One Day Roll On To Windows

Perovskite might be able to replace silicon as the material we use for solar panels. And it could change the way we get power from the sun.<p>It took silicon-based solar panel technology 30 years to reach an efficiency of 21%. At the end of 2015, a new kind of solar material hit that milestone in a …

This Teen Rapper Wants to Be Afghanistan's Answer to Rihanna

Sonita Alizadeh narrowly escaped becoming a child bride. Now the subject of her own documentary, "Sonita," the 19-year-old wants to become a pop star that other Afghan girls can look up to.<p>There's a scene in Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami's documentary, <i>Sonita</i>, in which a group of school-aged girls are sat …

The 10 Essential Mobile Apps Every Entrepreneur Should Use

An organized entrepreneur is a successful entrepreneur.<p>Below you will find short reviews of 10 mobile apps every entrepreneur should use. These apps will help organize your business no matter the trade. An organized entrepreneur is a successful entrepreneur. Because these apps all offer different …

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6 Little Known Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs

Successful entrepreneurs may operate in different industries, but they always have certain things in common. There are 28 million small businesses in …

New JK Rowling story History of Magic in North America depicts Native American wizards

The first part of Rowling’s new online series History of Magic in North America sheds light on Native American magic – and expands the Harry Potter universe across the pond<p>Harry Potter author JK Rowling has published her first expansion of the magical universe she created in the bestselling fantasy …

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7 things J.K. Rowling just revealed about wizards in her new story

On Monday, J.K. Rowling announced that she is releasing a four-part series on her "Harry Potter" fan site, Pottermore, detailing the history of witches and wizards in North America.<p>The first story dropped on Tuesday and gives us insights into what magical life was like between the 14th and 17th …

9 things the good guys wished women understood

Much can be said about the immaturity of men. From my experience, and the experience of my sisters, many are bad boys. But there are good guys too; …

Does porn really degrade women? People who watch adult content are MORE likely to be feminists than those who don't

Despite being a billion-dollar industry, many believe pornography promotes a negative and degrading view of women.<p>But new research suggests that …