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3 Questions That Helped Me Discover My True Purpose

You must embrace a purpose-driven life and serve mankind in some way.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Discovering your why, the real reason as to why you do what you do, that special thing that tugs at your heart and gives you complete satisfaction, very well could be …

To This Day

Working at Your Desk All Day Could Be Killing You

From an ergonomic perspective, the typical workspace is a cluster of slow-motion booby traps.<p>Turns out your mom was right. Good posture matters. Hunching over your desk -- with your back curved forward -- puts undue stress on your upper back, lower back and neck. This stress comes primarily from …

Ergonomics

Marvel NOW! Hear This: Thunderbolts

<i>By Sarah Cooke</i> <br>If you’ve been keeping tabs on Bucky Barnes lately, that means following the ongoing exploits of Winter Soldier and his new team in …

Comics

The Best of Darth Vader

Kieron Gillen picks his favorite moments from writing the Sith Lord!<p>For Darth Vader, the end is near.<p>Yes, the fan-favorite DARTH VADER title quickly …

Comics

Is It Insane That I'm Optimistic About The DC Comics Cinematic Universe?

Today marks one week until the theatrical release of <i>Suicide Squad</i>. The David Ayer film was supposed to be something of an off-the-beaten-path offering in the DC cinematic universe after the presumed blockbuster success of <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> that didn’t quite materialize. But now, and …

Comic Books

Inside the ‘Suicide Squad’ star tour and why Warner Bros. needs the movie to work, and work big

Last Saturday, director David Ayer stood on the convention floor at Comic-Con, wearing a baseball hat that read "Make Mexico Great Again," shaking his head in disbelief.<p>All around him at an autograph signing event for his new supervillain mash-up movie, "Suicide Squad," fans screamed and clamored …

3 Rules For Selling Your Product Into China

Chinese companies tend to operate from the same playbook. Chinese companies can go years without doing XYZ and then all of a sudden, the China …

Apple to Supreme Court: Let's End This Samsung Patent Fight

Samsung stole Apple's patents and should end its court appeal, Apple's lawyers wrote.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

U.S. Supreme Court

9 Tips For China Licensing

When one of my law firm’s China lawyers is retained to “draft a China contract,” we usually first must determine whether or not it is premature to draft the contract. For example, if a client wants us to draft a manufacturing agreement to have its widgets manufactured by Chinese Company A, there is …

China

The key to affordable college education already exists

Convention speeches are not normally known for providing details of policy proposals, and keeping with tradition, Clinton offered few details of her own. Now that we are past the conventions and into the campaign, presidential nominees Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are likely to speak in more …

College & University

An officer who helped end one of the worst school shootings in US history has a problem with Texas' new gun law

The Republican-backed law — which passed through the state Legislature last year — allows concealed handgun license holders over 21 to carry their weapons on public college campuses.<p>The date coincides with the 50th anniversary of the 1966 University of Texas massacre, in which Charles Whitman, a US …

Guns

4 Business Process Reengineering Questions Your Business Should Be Asking

Every business employs some sort of process for defining its objectives and executing on initiatives.<p>Depending on the vertical, your business might also employ automation tools to some degree in order to help you visualize where you can optimize inefficiencies, and create better engagement with …

Small Business

Stop Feeling Scattered With 5 Steps to Feel more Focused and Excited About Your Business Choices

Sometimes feeling scattered and confused about business is the very thing that stops us from creating awesome things. Having too many ideas and getting excited all the time is fun and everything but too many ideas can lead to procrastination and overwhelm. When I was a young girl I dreamed of being …

Small Business

DC has a new Chinese superhero... from Shanghai!

Up in the smog! It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's Chinese Superman Kenan Kong!<p>The most recent issues of DC Comics' Superman have left fans mired in …

Krypton Series Moves Forward at Syfy

Syfy is moving forward with plans for a Krypton series that will follow Superman’s grandfather 200 years in the past<p>The DC Comics universe continues …

Comic Books

Change management: The 2016-2020 wave

Change management is one of the ultimate buzzword terms, IMHO. It <i>should</i> mean a lot — all organizations need to change, and oftentimes they need to …

Hey, Kids. Want to Be Smarter and Friendlier? Play More Video Games. Maybe.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You might want to sit down for this, my fellow parental units: New research suggests that gaming for a few hours a week helps kids be better problem-solvers, in class and on the playground.<p>I know, I know. I really don’t want to hear this …

European Union

China's labour law under fire as restructuring threatens jobs

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s labour protections are coming under fire from high places as economic restructuring pits officials concerned about social stability against a lobby arguing inflexible policies are stifling job creation and suppressing wages.<p>Factory workers smash up an office during a …

China

New Issue: Criminal Law Forum

The latest issue of Criminal Law Forum (Vol. 27, no. 1, March 2016) is out. Contents include:<p>Julian V. Roberts & Wei Pei, Structuring Judicial …

New Zealand bans zero-hour contracts

New Zealand has passed legislation banning zero-hour contracts, in what is thought to be one of the first laws in the developed world to end the use …

Physiology

An easy 5-step method to remember anyone's name

How often do you find yourself thinking, <i>"Was it Mary or Marie?" "Don or Ron?" "Jen? Laura? Sue?"</i><p>You meet someone, they introduce themselves, and two minutes later you can't recall their name. It happens all the time.<p>But Ron White, a two-time national memory champion, says it's important to remember …

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The 25 best private high schools for getting into a top college

A good high-school education should not only provide students with a solid academic foundation, but also equip them for the rigors of college.<p>Niche, a company that researches and compiles information on schools, just released its 2016 rankings of the best private high schools in the country, …

College & University

One Wall Street firm used a famous Mark Twain quote to explain the nervous behavior of investors this year

And everyone immediately started worrying that the health of the US economy might not be great.<p>But over the last few weeks, we've seen some encouraging signs suggesting that although the US economy is not super great, it doesn't look like we're heading for a recession.<p>Investors seem to have started …

Mark Twain

Massive anti-government protests are about to rock Brazil

Brasília (AFP) - More than a million people are expected to flood Brazil's streets Sunday in massive anti-government protests calling for President Dilma Rousseff's ouster over a corruption scandal and the crumbling economy.<p>Latin America's biggest country, which will host the Summer Olympics in Rio …

Brazil

How To Handle Divorce In A Family Business

The marriage didn’t work out, but if you’re in business with your spouse, figuring out what to do with that vital asset is tricky.<p>Divorce can be a messy situation for almost everyone involved — and adding a family business into the mix certainly doesn’t make things any easier, especially when two …

Small Business

One of Microsoft's most lucrative products is coming to an operating system Steve Ballmer likened to 'cancer'

Today, Microsoft announces that SQL Server is coming to Linux — the free operating system that former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer once likened to "communism" and a "cancer."<p>SQL Server for Linux is available in a private beta today for select customers, with a full release targeted for next year, …

Linux

We’re obsessed with these affordable men’s dress shoes — they’re handmade in Spain and can rival much pricier brands

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Jack Erwin's Hubert Long Wing Blucher retails for $195, and comes in black and chocolate brown. Jack Erwin / Samantha Lee<p><b>As part of an</b> …

Shoes