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13 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix That'll Actually Blow Your Mind

We live in an age where it's taken for granted you can plop down on the couch and have instant access to hundreds, if not thousands of streaming …

Entertainment

Best Sci-Fi Books Of 2018 (So Far)

Reading escapist fiction has never been so necessary<p>There's never been a better time to take some time off from reality and escape into some much-needed sci-fi. 2018 has been a great year for great reads, and luckily we still have 6 more months to go. Here are the 10 books that we've already loved …

Science Fiction

New Research Reveals What People Regret Most of All: 5 Ways to Make Sure You Never Do

We all have regrets. But one type of regret discourages people the most and lasts the longest. Here's how to make sure that doesn't happen to you.<p>Look forward and the path seems uncertain, the future impossible to predict. Look back, though, and all your dots seem to connect...except, of course, …

Motivation

Relevance is the Fuel of Learning

In a previous blog post, I wrote about the importance of focusing on the why as it relates to learning. Here is a piece of my thinking that I …

Don't Stop at the Close: Selling Across the Full Customer Lifecycle

Closing a sale doesn't guarantee a happy customer<p>Recently, I went through the process of choosing a new SaaS product for my agency (out of respect for all involved, I'm keeping the name of the company and the kind of product they sell confidential).<p>I researched several providers and talked to sales …

sales

When the Customer Fixates on Price It's Probably Not About the Money

Customers often talk cost when they have vague concerns about the product. Your job is to find out and solve the real problem.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If the person I’m working with can afford the product, but isn’t buying and continues to focus on the …

Customers

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7 Storytelling Structures to Improve Your Presentations (Infographic)

What your favorite plots and your next business presentation should have in common.<p>1 min read<p>Giving presentations, whether during meetings with co-workers or to potential new clients, can often seem intimidating. But luckily, there are tried and true ways to organize your information so that it is …

Public Speaking

This One Exercise Has Helped Me Build 2 Multimillion-Dollar Companies in Less Than 24 months

What got you to where you are today will not get you where you want to be.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago, I found myself nearly $1 million in debt. Today, I have two multimillion-dollar companies to my name. I've come a long way, but as I look …

Business Strategy

Brands that Do Fast-Fashion and Classic Menswear Well

<b>It used to be that you could draw a line between fast-fashion and classic menswear brands.</b> On one side, you had your affordable, stalwart retailers …

Clothing

10 keys to writing a brilliant speech

In a wonderful speech, the speaker's words flow, gently leading the audience along.<p>Everything fits together and makes perfect sense.<p>Some make it look …

Public Speaking

16 science fiction, fantasy, and horror books to read this July

Space operas, superheroes, and fantasies<p>It’s July. I’m a little stunned at how fast 2017 has been passing us by. Half the year is gone already! A ton of really fantastic books have come out in those first six months, and if you’ve got vacation planned for this summer, it’ll be a good time to catch …

How ClassDojo Built One Of The Most Popular Classroom Apps By Listening To Teachers

Every morning before Cindy Price starts teaching her first graders in New Castle, Delaware, she fires up ClassDojo, a classroom communication app. She checks parent messages, finds out whether any students will be out sick and reads school news. When a child shows a trait like “amazing thinking” or …

How I Came Up With a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Idea in 20 Minutes

If people are lining up for a product, figure out how to make the line shorter and they'll buy from you.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Several years ago I started a hip-hop jewelry ecommerce store. My most popular products were “grillz.” For the unfamiliar, …

Business Strategy

Why Some Startups Succeed (and Why Most Fail)

There is a consistent set of factors that lead to startup success and failure.<p>10 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the last two decades of building and running businesses, and the last couple of years working full time with dozens of startup founders and CEOs …

Entrepreneurship

The 10 Minute Rule For Keeping Audience Attention

For the past four years I’ve been lecturing on digital marketing at a university in Strasbourg (long term readers may remember me writing about it …

4 Rising Portrait Photographers to Keep an Eye On: Part 1

Our 500px community has no shortage of talented, acclaimed photographers whose work have made the pages (and covers) of renowned magazines, have gone …

NYC Noir Photo Series Offers Evocative, Atmospheric Look at Contemporary New York

Framing the changing city with a throwback lens, this photo series offers a timeless, tinted version of urban life<p>The result of his explorations and documentation, NYC Noir, frames the changing city in a throwback lens, placing modern buildings and cyclists in a timeless, tinted version of New York …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Eight Portrait Photography Rules You Should Try Breaking

There are two characters that sit atop adjacent shoulders either side of my head and squabble over portraiture. One takes the form of my Gran and she …

12 DIY Canopy Beds That Will Turn Your Bedroom Into a Dreamy Wonderland

A few yards of gauzy fabric (or even a tablecloth!) can go a long way.<p>A few yards of gauzy fabric can go a long way.

The Big City That Celebrates Creative Ideas

Creative Products<p>July 18, 2018<p>Lacking a Green Thumb? Here’s How to Take Care of “Unkillable” Air Plants<p>A post shared by Hello, my name is Samantha  (@hemleva) on May 25, 2018 at 3:32pm PDT Do you have a green thumb? If you don't, it's okay—there's hope for you yet; you just need a plant that …

Art

6 Mobile Games with Incredible Touch Controls

Touchscreen controls don't have to be a turn-off – these mobile titles make them shine.<p>Touch controls can be terrible. They are more often than …

Moonphase Watches

Moonphase Watch<p><i>Dear Watch Snob,</i><p><i>I’m a regular reader of your illustrious column but a first time writer and really hoping you can help with your vast knowledge of all things horological.</i><p><i>I would like to buy a moonphase watch for my father's 70th birthday as he really likes this complication and it</i> …