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Trump's DOJ gears up for crackdown on marijuana

The Trump administration is readying for a crackdown on marijuana users under Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard …

Fundamentals: How to raise $42 million with just $100 in your bank account

ZappRx founder Zoë Barry tells Moneyish why it’s important to start fundraising early<p>Thirty-two year-old entrepreneur Zoë Barry entered the startup …

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10 Success lessons from Chris Gardner – “From Homeless To Millionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share90<p>Tweet<p>Share349<p>+15<p>Shares 444<p>The life of Chris Gardner is one made for the big screen. From single father without resources, living on the …

Physicists Squeeze Water Molecules Into an Entirely New State

Beyond solids, liquids, and gases.<p>Physicists from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have discovered a new state of water that cannot be explained as a solid, liquid, or gas. It is a peculiar, and like exceedingly common, "other" state that water molecules are forced to exist …

Slow Cooker Parmesan Honey Pork Roast Recipe

"It's hard to make slow-cooked food look pretty, and this pork seriously fell apart when I tried to take it out of the slow cooker, so don't judge …

Why Entrepreneurs Should Consider Cuba

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For the past 50 years, Cuba has been off-limits to American business and investors. However, since President Obama and Raul Castro restored diplomatic relations in December of 2014, it’s time now to start planning your next business …

6 Easy-to-Acquire Habits That Will Help You Build Wealth

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit,"</i> Aristotle said. And that's good advice. Yet some habits are hard to start or stop. Like, smoking, for one. Or . . . complaining about your boss.<p>Other habits, …

The Only 7 Gym Machines Worth Using

Despite the fact that kettlebells and bodyweight workouts might win the gym popularity contest right now, fitness pros agree: Not only are exercise …

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The 9 Coolest Timepieces From the Geneva Watch Show

235<p>SHARES<p>Judging by the offerings at last week's glitzy Geneva Watch Show, horology is off to a running start in 2016. Celebrated watchmakers flocked …

A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

Why Your Startup Can't Ignore Asia

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I had had virtually no experience in Asia when, in mid-2013, I moved my family to Hong Kong to open my agency’s first international office. I’m now convinced that every entrepreneur and every startup founder needs to visit that part of …

Alton Brown's Roast Turkey is Amazing, Especially with These Thanksgiving Side Recipes - Chowhound

Alton Brown’s Good Eats Roast Turkey recipe from Food Network is a marvel. You make a brine out of veggie stock, brown sugar, peppercorns, allspice, …

This Video Explains Everything That is Wrong With Kickstarter

Kickstarter has made countless dreams come true and changed the way many companies do business. But over the past few years, it’s also become bloated …

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Portraits Reveal the Bodies of the Heavily Tattooed

For some of us, says British photographer Alan Powdrill, our skin isn’t simply the largest organ of our bodies but “an ever-changing canvas” that can …

7 best advices to save money and get rich from zero to Hero (By Multi-Millionaire David Chilton) | Trading Mates | Sharing Financial Freedom

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Now You Can Hide Your Pot Plants In This High-Tech Mini-Fridge

Most states with medical marijuana laws have provisions for growin’ yer own. Corsica Innovations has an app for that.<p>They’ve developed a “plug ‘n plant” grow house called Leaf. Leaf is a box about the size of a mini fridge that fully automates the weed-growing process. Each unit can fit two plants, …

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The True Cost of Crowdfunding -- Beware the 5 Percent!

Everyday I see more crowdfunding campaigns cross my social media feeds and inbox. All I see is cash flow, and in this case, cash flowing out of everyday people's pockets. You know if you've read my book, The Cold Hard Truth: Men, Women and Money, that I loathe the little ways that money goes to …

9 Things You Need to Know About Part-Time Entrepreneurship | Inc.com

Is there such a thing as a part-time entrepreneur--someone who builds a side business, but still works as an employee?<p>The number of part-time entrepreneurs is bigger than you might think. The number of American entrepreneurs recently hit record highs. A whopping 15-20% of the workforce is engaged …

The 5 Biggest Mistakes New Entrepreneurs Always Make

There are reasons why so many entrepreneurs fail. Here are five of the most surprisingly common.<p>Entrepreneurship is fun, exciting, frustrating, challenging, satisfying, and energizing. Sometimes its even financially rewarding. Many would-be entrepreneurs think they have achieved success the moment …

All Entrepreneurs Should Watch These 6 TED Talks Right Now | Inc.com

Some entrepreneurs are fortunate enough to have connected with a valuable mentor to guide them as they jumpstart a new business idea or venture. The wise words of a person who has walked the path before you can be a pivotal part of your success--but finding someone willing to coach you is not …

Forget Business School--Just Watch These 10 TED Talks

You can emerge as an effective trailblazer in your office by being true to yourself and constantly learning. Start by watching these short lectures and embodying their lessons.<p>In today's business world, leaders are emerging at all ranks. The role of the leader is not exclusive to executive-level …

How I Funded My Startup by Working for Free

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For early-stage startups, capital is king: No business can launch without ample time and money. However, as someone who hates the idea of ceding control of my business, raising capital was a personal struggle for me.<p>So, last January, when …

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Are These the Top 50 Startup Failures of All Time?

Anywhere between 70 and 90 percent of all startups eventually fail – it’s a sad fact, but it’s a reality that has to be accepted before you jump into …

76 Powerful Lessons from Failed Startups

While the notions of casual wear, hip coworking spots, and Friday in-office happy hours are very alluring for those wanting to get into the startup …

The Ultimate Guide to Becoming an Entrepreneur

Think of a company as a machine you design and build. Here’s McDonalds:<p>Your ‘machine’ always has certain parts. It sells <i>something</i> to <i>someone</i>, and …

10 Things You Need to Have Before Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding can help entrepreneurs get the cash they need to build a successful business opportunity. The only problem is that many entrepreneurs …

Entrepreneurs Need Patent Reform

In 2013, two obscure foreign companies, ArrivalStar and Melvino Technologies, filed 596 patent lawsuits, five times more than any other entity.<p>If you’re feeling charitable, you could categorize both ArrivalStar and Melvino as patent monetization entities. But most people call them “patent trolls” — …

The Secret to the Best Kickstarter Campaigns is Social Media

Are you thinking about crowdfunding your next business idea? You might want to brush up on those social media skills.Kickstarter, the largest …