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Look At The Crazy Designs For The World’s First Underwater City

A Japanese company thinks we should all go sleep with the fishes in its sustainable “Ocean Spiral” city.<p>As coastal cities face growing threats from rising sea levels and urban planners debate where to build next, a Japanese company has an unconventional proposal: Maybe the cities of the future …

Sea Level

Big threat for Obama's climate efforts from GOP-run Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's determined efforts to combat global warming face their biggest trial yet as Republicans take full control …

Climate

4 Things No One Tells You About 'Entrepreneur-ing' From Home

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Running your own business is the American dream. Add “work from home” to the mix and it sounds like paradise, right? There are certainly plenty of upsides to running a successful (emphasis on “successful”) business from home. However, …

How You Can Best Navigate the Perils of Entrepreneurship | Inc.com

<i>We asked student entrepreneurs how they handle the balance. These students have competed in the</i> <i>Global Student Entrepreneur Awards</i><i>, a competition run by the</i> <i>Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO)</i> <i>that supports student entrepreneurs through mentorship, recognition and connections, to take their businesses to</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs bring new life to Old Havana

Though being immaculately restored by the government, the colonial streets and squares of Old Havana until recently lacked a certain buzz. But thanks to a recent law that allows more Cubans to run their own businesses, and hot properties in the historic quarter now available to rent from the state, …

What Entrepreneurial Desire Do You Possess?

In a passage from Upanishads, the ancient and sacred texts of Hinduism, the writer proposes this thought about desire:<p>“A man whose mind wanders and longs for objects of desire, goes again to life and death according to his desires. But he who possesses the End of all longing, and has found …

3 Fears That Halt the Entrepreneurial Journey

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Fear is one of the most common reasons that entrepreneurs don't take action toward realizing their vision and creating what they intended. Many “wantrepreneurs” encounter their doubts and misbeliefs about starting a company and then turn …

The Dark Side Of The Moon: Why So Many Entrepreneurs Fail

Entrepreneurship is the new black.<p>The life of an entrepreneur is glorified as an intoxicating blend of freedom, flexibility and financial fortune. The media depicts the sexy, creative entrepreneur’s life as an express train to infinite income, fulfillment and fame.<p>But there is a dark side of the …

Four fears to conquer before starting a business - Life Coach Directory

Becoming an entrepreneur is a frightening prospect. So try to conquer these four fears before starting out.<p>While every entrepreneur and new business …

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Here are my rules for avoiding burnout while building a business

For those entrepreneurs, CEOs, and executives who do not have bosses, it can be difficult to schedule and grow a business, especially if you can pick your schedule every day.<p>2013 was a busy year for me. I was working on STR, Mingle, C&M Group, and still trying to have a life with my friends and …