Neil Dcruz

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Top 10 Business Plan Templates You Can Download Free

Writing your business plan. Ughhhh.<p>It’s definitely not the most exciting part of starting a business. In fact, if you’re like a lot of entrepreneurs, …

31 Magic Tricks to Simplify Your Life

You'll be stunned at these shockingly simple yet effective ways to simplify. Don't miss number 31. If you do, you might ...

How Tony Robbins Went From Broke to Rich

If you are going to learn life lessons from anybody, it may as well be someone who owns a 525-acre private island in Fiji.<p>That is the enviable life …

What I’ve Learned After Three Months of Coding (Almost) Daily

<b>Focus is key. Maaajor key.</b> This has been the single most important factor on my coding journey. And it’s freaking hard. Because I don’t just learn, I</i> …

Social Media

3 Simple Habits That Will Make You Insanely Productive

Remove the unnecessary. Automate decisions. Maintain good health.<p><i>What are the best productivity hacks of startup CEOs? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mikael Cho, founder of Crew | Unsplash,</b> …

Productivity

Tech start-ups are finding cash a lot harder to raise compared with 4 years ago

by Katie Benner<p>When Jeremy Hitchcock raised money for his technology start-up in 2012, he barely had to break a sweat. He was flooded with emails …

Venture Capital

10 Morning Habits of People Who Are Unstoppable

Get out there and start crushing it.<p><i>What are some interesting morning habits of well balanced people? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of ceolifestyle.io, on Quora:</b><p>Over …

Top 10

A discussion about the breaking of the Internet

Hey everyone — I’m the head of messenger at Kik. I wish this didn’t have to be my first post on Medium, but open source is something that I care …

Chatbots

Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec Says This Is the Best Way to Sell Yourself

So many people think ‘sales’ is a dirty word. It shocks me really. There are so many negative associations with <i>sales</i> and even a <i>sales person</i> that tend …

The Cheapest and Most Expensive LA Rental Neighborhoods Right Now

Santa Monica is, as always, the hottest spot on the heatmap<p>How's the Los Angeles rental market looking as we come out of this long, hot winter? Still dire, according to Zumper. Rents in March weren't too far past the rents in February, but year over year they've made huge jumps. Meanwhile, the city …

Real Estate

150 years of misfortune in L.A.’s Griffith Park: A curse, ghosts and, now, an unknown woman’s skull

There are caves carved in canyons, sheer cliffs, twisting trails and craggy peaks, all of it barely more than a mile from the freeway but seemingly a world a way. That’s what makes the rugged, mountainous Griffith Park so appealing to filmmakers — it’s been home to the Bat Cave, a hiding place for …

This Productivity Hack Completely Changed My Life, and It Can Improve Yours

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>During your day, you have a lot going on. Email, phone calls, meetings, interviews, driving, answering questions, tech support, coding, hosting webinars and whatever else you have to accomplish during those hours that you've …

Time Management

50 enterprise startups to bet your career on in 2016

For those who are dreaming of a new job at an up-and-coming young company, we've compiled this list to help.<p>All of these companies specialize in making tech for work and business use, a $3.5 trillion worldwide market.<p>All of them had spectacular years in 2015, by launching great new technology or …

Iconic Neighborhood Restaurants: Historic South-Central

In 2003, L.A. City Council voted to rechristen South-Central Los Angeles -- a sprawling 16-square-mile area approximately bordered by the 10 freeway …

Umpqua Gunman Chris Harper Mercer Hated Religion Online

Chris Harper Mercer showed a disdain for organized religion online, then allegedly asked victims about their faith before shooting them.<p>Police have …

L.A. Bucket List: 150 of the Best Things to Do in Los Angeles

Alright, so I like lists. No, not like Christmas lists or to-do lists, since anyone who knows me knows that I have a pile of uncompleted to-do lists, …

Bon Appetit announces top 10 new restaurants in America: 2 of the top 3 are in L.A.

Bon Appetit announced its top 10 new restaurants of 2015 today, compiled by Andrew Knowlton and Julia Kramer after much country-wide dining. This year's list puts a San Francisco's Al's Place in the number one spot — with Los Angeles restaurants in the second and third places. Of the top 50, …