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Under Trump, Ed-Tech Leadership Is Big Question Mark

—Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP<p>From his seat in the East Room of the White House, Joseph South had a clear view of Barack Obama’s teleprompter, and he …

What to expect when you start blogging - From misconceptions to commitment

Blogging is becoming more and more popular. You can blog because you are passionate about a topic, you want to solve an issue or use this platform to …

Writing

What is a Blogging Platform and Do You Need One for Your Business?

What is a Blogging Platform?<p>Updated November 16, 2017<p>A common question I often get is, "Should I set up a blog or a website for my online …

Blogging

14 Places To Find Paid Blogging Gigs

I’m sure you know by now there are plenty of ways to monetize your blog. For example, you can partner up with influencer marketplaces and get paid …

Employment

Top 10 Blogging Mistakes

Blogging should be an essential element of every entrepreneur’s marketing plan. It’s an outstanding way to increase traffic to your site, and …

Marketing

6 Tools To Help You Kickstart Your Morning

There is nothing like the early morning quiet when the whole world feels like it belongs to you. In those few precious hours before the barrage of …

Productivity

Mississippi town's schools finally ordered to desegregate

More than six decades after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that "separate but equal" has no place in the nation's public school system, a federal court has ordered the schools in a small Mississippi town to finally integrate.<p>Cleveland, a city halfway between Memphis and New Orleans in the Mississippi …

Do These 8 Things Daily to Increase Your Efficiency 1000%!

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are 24 hours in a day. 1,440 minutes. Which at first seems like a lot, but dwindles with every passing second as you race to accomplish as much as possible before the sun sets. And it’s not just work. There’s always something else …

Productivity

The 17 Things Managers Should Never Say

A former army paratrooper shares some of the worst leadership slip-ups that he heard over his career and why they can destroy morale.<p>When poor leaders make it into the general and flag officer ranks, it can really be destructive to the military profession and unit effectiveness. It’s no different …

World War II

Want To Make The World A Better Place? Start By Being A Better Leader

As a mother, I spend a lot of time thinking about the culture my son will grow up in. And lately, my analysis has been somewhat grim. The most pressing cultural issues seem like problems that I simply can’t address. I’m not a lawmaker, a psychologist or a social worker. I’m the Chief Strategy …

Leadership

Two Kinds of Enlightenment Affect the Brain, Says Dr. Andrew Newberg, And Anyone Can Experience Them

When we start to think about enlightenment we try to divide it into two basic ideas about enlightenment. And one is what I usually refer to as the …

Consciousness

13 Habits of Phenomenally Successful Leaders | Inc.com

<i>In running or managing a business, what are the most important things you can do as a leader? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Evan Asano, CEO & Founder: Mediakix.com, @EvanAsano, on …

Leadership

Bioquark Cleared to Try and Revive Dead Brains

The National Institutes of Health have approved an application from Bioquark to perform a small pilot study that would attempt to rejuvenate the …

Biotechnology

How To Start A Profitable Blog: Insights Into Building Your Own Website

Are you looking to find more rewarding work, pick up some extra consulting opportunities, make friends with like-minded people from all over the …

6 Effective Ways Busy Entrepreneurs Can Successfully Manage Their Workload

Credit<p>Being an entrepreneur is not an easy journey. Indeed it requires loads of hard work -- from managing employees, planning towards the future of the company, to attending numerous meetings. Entrepreneurs can't deny the unending workload that comes to their desk daily and honestly, with such …

Time Management

Managed IT Services Can Help Small Businesses Boost Productivity

<i>By John Chancellor</i><p>One company I know has found a unique way to improve customer service and outflank its competitors. The company’s leadership told its IT staff to set aside its routine activities for two weeks and instead compete in an internal hackathon. The goal: identify a business problem and …

Small Business
Small Business

5 Types of People Who Fail at Running a Business

When people ask me what I do, they get stars in their eyes. They'll lean in and say in the strictest of confidence, "I've always dreamed about owning my own business," They're not alone. According to the Gallup Group, Inc., over 57% of Americans want to be their own boss.<p>"What's stopping you?" As a …

Entrepreneurship

How to schedule your day for maximum productivity when you run your own business

"Most small-business owners don't build time into their workdays for things that are not just run, run, run for the business," Laura Vanderkam, time-management expert and author of "I Know How She Does It: How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time," tells Business Insider.<p>While the core …

Time Management

The Biggest Danger of Running Your Own Business | Inc.com

I remember standing in the middle of the airport, totally screwed. I had missed my flight, and not by 10 minutes but by three hours. I hadn't been paying attention. I had been at a conference, networking and living it up: buying some pairs of shoes, making some new connections, getting potential …

Entrepreneurship

4 Things You Need to Run Your Business From Anywhere

Do you dream of running a business from anywhere in the world? Here's what you need to know to make it happen.<p>One of the reasons I wanted to run my own business was so that I could work from anywhere in the world. For my entire adult life, it's always been one of my dreams to create a career that …

Small Business

10 Best Note-Taking Strategies to Ease Your Work

The importance of effective and efficient note taking can't be stressed too highly when it comes to academic success. Good notes take a large and …

Teaching Methods: Differentiated instruction

<i>What is differentiated instruction? What are the main challenges for teachers wishing to use it in their classroom? Peter Westwood, author of</i> What …

Pedagogy

Pearson qualifications

Whether you're in education, helping your child choose the right course or searching for the best candidates, BTEC can help you take the next step.

College Study Tips – 8 Tips To Ease Your Reading

Occasionally regular studying strategies might not assist you to remember the bankruptcy content material nicely. You sense the reading is tough and …

Study Skills

5 Online Resources To Make Studying Easy

I think a lot of people think about studying and immediately cringe because they think about long hours reading a boring textbook or painfully …

Learning

These 6 Startups Keep Students on Track With Studying

It’s that time of year: The weather is getting warmer, the sun is shining brighter, the days are growing longer and the end of the academic year is …

College & University

9 Apps to Help You Ace Those Finals

It’s hard to believe that only a few short months ago, we were bingeing back-to-school beauty hacks on Youtube and tweaking our on-campus looks for the year. But with half of April already behind us, the wonderful days of perfectly braided buns and deliberate preppy girl style have quickly given …

Apps