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10 Mac shortcuts you need to know

These tips and tricks will make your Mac life easier.<p>I've covered shortcuts for Finder, iTunes, Safari and Spotlight. Here are ten shortcuts for general Mac use that didn't fit in any of the above apps.<p>1. Command-Q to quit<p>If you are coming to Mac after a long tenure with Windows, then you might get …

Tutorials

3 Mistakes That Will Kill Your Company

Market shifts, unforeseen circumstances, and running out of money are some of the most common excuses we hear when a startup sputters and fails to …

Entrepreneurship

12 Tips to make part-time entrepreneurship a success

Share13<p>Tweet<p>Share13<p>+15<p>Shares 31<p>Being an entrepreneur is a brilliant idea. However, since you start from the very beginning, you may want to keep your …

Entrepreneurship

15 Best Books on Creativity (So Far)

The old, the new, and the most brilliant ideas.<p>There are thousands of books on creativity and innovation out there. Many are great, some are exceptional, but few stand (or will stand) the test of time. As an author and researcher on innovation myself, I keep a short list of books to recommend to …

Creativity

Why the Most Wildly Successful Entrepreneurs Are a Little Naughtier Than Everyone Else

It's one of several traits that set them apart.<p><i>How do angels and VCs gauge the potential of founders? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mike Maples, Founding Partner at Floodgate, on Quora:</b><p>No …

Business Strategy

Simple ways to improve your mood, according to psychologists

Jason Kempin / Staff / Getty Images<p>It's the little things.<p>Some habits just seem to have the power to lift your spirits.<p>Whether it's taking a few minutes to dive deep into your favorite novel, jotting down some things you're grateful for, or spending some time in nature, there's plenty of …

Happiness

I run my own company – here are my favorite tools to manage my business, money, and life

These are the things that I use every single day - or nearly every single day - in order to keep track of our financial state, of the endless things that I need to do, of the ideas I have, of the appointments I need to keep, and so on.<p><b>Why is this important? What does it have to do with finances?</b> …

Productivity

5 Key Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I sat down to write my book, <i>An American Hedge Fund</i> (which I now make free to the public), I wrote it with one key goal in mind, to provide entrepreneurs like me with access to the information they need to be as successful as …

Entrepreneurship

Why A Personal Assistant Should Be Every Entrepreneur's First Hire

Most of the small business and solo professionals I know don’t have an assistant. Whether they are an independent consultant, coach, professional speaker, writer, or even a startup CEO, they consider an administrative assistant a waste of money.<p>Why spend on an admin when I know how to use a …

Entrepreneurship

How (and What) To Delegate

Doing things you could hire out costs entrepreneurs big money. Can you really afford NOT to delegate?<p><i>Do you struggle to get all of your tasks completed?</i><p><i>Does it feel like no one else can (or will) do as good a job as you can do yourself?</i><p><i>Has your personal life been sacrificed to a business that isn't</i> …

Profit

Why You Should Stop Using To-Do Lists (and What to Do Instead)

Would you describe yourself as over-worked and under-productive?<p>Many entrepreneurs and B2B owners would lump themselves under that category with the excuse: "It's just the nature of what we do," but it doesn't have to be that way.<p>"Work smarter, not harder," is the sage advice NY Times best-selling …

Time Management

9 signs you're successful, even if it doesn't feel like it

If you're ambitious, you're bound to feel like a failure from time to time. Lofty goals lead to inevitable moments when you aren't yet living up to your expectations.<p>We live in a world that reinforces this feeling. Though most people won't admit it — other than the guy with the '<i>He who dies with</i> …

Self-improvement

Top 10 Books To Read Recommended By Barack Obama, Steve Jobs, And Elon Musk

Want to know what goes on inside the minds of billionaires, global leaders, and game-changers? Read what they read. We’ve compiled the top 10 books …

Jovens pernambucanos vencem seleção nacional para aprenderem Teatro Musical

Oportunidade<p>Durante uma semana, Raphael, Vinicius e Yane vão ter aula com grandes nomes da Broadway na cidade de Fortaleza<p>Publicado em 18/05/2016, às …

10 Must-Know Facebook Ads Tips & Features

It’s no secret that paid social is drastically on the rise. Social advertising spend jumped 50% year-over-year in the last quarter of 2015. Social …

AdWords

Why You Should Avoid Entrepreneurship

It is a ride many people dream about and most wish they had never gotten on.<p><i>This article was written for visionaries and masochists alike.</i><p>During a particularly tough business cycle, I asked my friend and mentor Rick Voirin about whether it was the right time for me to change the direction of one of …

Entrepreneurship

The key to happiness at work isn’t money–it’s autonomy

When I was around 10 years old, my stay-at-home dad went back to work. For the next few years, he switched jobs a lot. For a while he took portraits in a photography studio; another time, he managed a bookstore. He told me more than once that he was looking for a job with plenty of autonomy. He was …

Employment

12 Dark and Sordid Truths That Every New Entrepreneur Will Learn the Hard Way

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Why do stories of successful entrepreneurs rarely touch upon the dark, sordid and untold rejections that are far more representative of entrepreneurship? Perhaps because stories of misery, depression, anxiety, fear and doubt hardly …

Entrepreneurship

7 Excellent Ways to Attract New Customers

September 12, 2014<p>As a business owner, you're no doubt keenly aware that your client base is the lifeblood of your company. A steady stream of new …

Marketing

How to Create the Perfect Cofounder Agreement with Your Business Partner

You’ve just conceived a brilliant billion dollar startup idea; you’ve defined the perfect value proposition for you company; and you just met the …

10 Qualities You Need to Book the Job

So what exactly makes an actor <b>castable</b>? That’s easy, right? It’s an actor who is talented and can act whatever part they are given.<p><i>Not exactly.</i><p>We all …

4 TED Talks To Become A True Leader

There’s no set formula for what makes an effective leader. Some people make it to the top and others don’t, but contrary to popular belief, it’s not all a game of wealth. The following TED Talks, given by thought leaders in their respective fields, explore various factors that contribute to the …

Public Speaking

8 Warning Signs You're Defeated Before You Start Working on Your Goals

Raise your hand if you've failed to follow through with one of your goals?<p>One day you're feeling inspired. Maybe you watched a motivational TED talk or read a blog post that set your heart on fire. You've been wanting to make a change in your life and today's the day you finally decide do it.<p>On day …

Motivation

Study Reveals Troublesome and Stubborn Kids Make The Most Successful Entrepreneurs

Over the course of last week, during the launch of my book The Art of Startup Fundraising, I have been asked several times what was the type of …

Entrepreneurship

best cloud storage

The Best Cloud Storage Services of 2018 Reviews.com.<br>Take time to consider the risks before uploading sensitive information, like tax documents or …

17 psychological tricks to make people like you immediately

Most friendships develop so naturally that you don't even realize how or when they started.<p>Sometimes, though, you want to make an effort to befriend …

6 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Starting a Business

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Starting your own business is no small undertaking, so it’s worth taking the time to really think …

Small Business

Data Storytelling: The Essential Data Science Skill Everyone Needs

Once your business has started collecting and combining all kinds of data, the next elusive step is to extract value from it. Your data may hold tremendous amounts of <i>potential</i> <i>value</i>, but not an ounce of value can be created unless insights are uncovered and translated into actions or business …

Data Visualization