Marissa Khoukaz

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6 Ways to Humiliate Yourself in Europe

The consequences of looking like a tourist in a foreign place can range from serious (becoming a target for theft and scams) to humorous (awkwardness, frustration, public embarrassment). Here are a few of the most blatant ways that your lack of familiarity with local culture in Europe can bring you …

854: Building a lucrative business with no ideas, no expertise & no money with Dane Maxwell

854: Building a lucrative business with no ideas, no expertise & no money with Dane Maxwell is a post from: EntrepreneurOnFire.comAfter being scammed …

The Secret to Dropping More than 30 Pounds Fast

Tap into the power of negative training.<p>Almost everyone who's lost weight has eventually put the weight back on. Why this cruel reality? It's simple, really: During the first months of any diet, your body loses both fat and muscle. Then, when you gain back the weight, you add back only fat because …

These 10 Podcasts May Just Get You to Stop Listening to Music

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I used to listen to a lot of music, during my morning commute to work, again on the return home and at other times throughout the day. There is nothing wrong with listening to music, but it wasn’t helping me to become a better …

Entrepreneurship

21 Best Things To Do In The San Francisco Bay Area, As Explained By Locals

New York was freezing, and I had to leave. Thanks to JetBlue and a $63 round-trip ticket (yes, you read that right), I headed to the San Francisco Bay Area where the weather was better and the food, too, gave NYC a run for its money.<p>While there, I worked from various cafes, friends' homes and …

Why Successful Startups Need to Build 'A Culture of Overcoming'

What start-ups can learn from from Black Tomato, an award-winning travel company with a habit of innovating in the face of a crisis.<p><i>A volatile business</i><p>So let's imagine you decide you want to start a travel business in 2006. You're three young entrepreneurs, travel lovers following your lifelong …

Thought Leadership

5 Female Entrepreneurs Whose Success You Would Love To Emulate

A new study has revealed that the number of women millionaires in Australia, the US and the UK are growing three times faster than ever before – and …