Omar Enriquez

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LGBT activists urge pride events to stop booking blackface acts

Pride festival organisers have been urged not to promote acts who “perpetuate racist stereotypes”, after an LGBT event in Durham booked a white artist whodarkened her skin to impersonate Beyoncé.<p>A letter signed by LGBT activists including Jack Monroe and Peter Tatchell expresses concern that …

LGBTQI

Republican men are out of touch on the facts of abortion, yet unwilling to overturn Roe: survey

I’ve been studying public opinion on abortion for the past few years. A central finding is that voter support for women’s rights on abortion is steady, if not increasing.<p>A majority (64 percent) wants abortion legal in all or most cases. Seven in 10 agree with the <i>Roe v. Wade</i> decision. Two-thirds …

Feminism

30 Must-Do Adventures in California

It's no secret that California is home to some incredible outdoor destinations. From the serrated ridge lines of the High Sierra to the gargantuan …

Use These 100 Design Websites To Jumpstart Your Creativity

The web is an incredible place. In less than 30 years it completely changed the world connecting and empowering people. One of the biggest benefits it brings is an endless inspiration for any field you can imagine.<p>As a creative entrepreneur, I am constantly looking for inspiration. I love reading …

Graphic Design

Watch homebrew code run Steam games on the PS4

Ever since Sony switched to x86 processors with the PlayStation 4, gamers have been craving the chance to play PC games on the console -- it's much closer to your home computer than the PS3 was, after all. Well, we're glad to say that it's no longer just a dream: OsirisX recently demonstrated Steam …

Why It Matters to Be Out and Proud In Global Business

As I look back at 2015 it's hard to believe that it's almost been a year since the World Economic Forum addressed LGBT inclusion issues on the Davos agenda.<p>So, how far have we come since then?<p>For starters, EY has released a report, building on the interest demonstrated at Davos. The study makes the …

Inside the 'invisible gay community'

<i>Writer Christopher Sherwood (pictured) offers a practical solution for those who feel they haven't yet found their tribe within the wider LGBT</i> …

LGBTQI

10 Essential Qualities for Small Business Owners

There are numerous qualities that will help a prospective entrepreneur get a small business up and running. Some may come naturally, and others may …

Small Business

7 Horrible thoughts that hinder success

Getting control of your mind is one of the toughest challenges entrepreneurs face and something you will likely work on your whole life. It’s normal …

What Every Founder Needs To Know About Scaling Startup Culture

For startups that want to stick around, growth and sustainability are the goals. But growing like Facebook or Twitter is far more difficult in reality. According to the Small Business Administration, only about half of all new businesses even survive to reach their fifth birthday. Only one-third of …

Business Administration

7 SEO Essentials for a Startup Website

Almost every startup has to go for a heavy lifting in the early stage. Let it be finding the right people, taking care of funding, product …

Launching A Startup? Ask Yourself These Questions First

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>I frequently meet entrepreneurs who have great ideas, but more often than not, there’s no clear answer as to how these ideas will turn in a …

19 books by CEOs that will teach you how to run the world

But the ones worth reading ditch the platitudes in favor of instructive anecdotes — which is why they so often come from execs who have lived through it.<p>From the memoir of a former gang member to an analysis of the most efficient hiring methods, here are the best leadership books from people who …

Five gadgets that will transform your dumb car into a smart car

In fact, most new vehicles look more like smartphones on the inside than cars.<p>But the smarter automobiles get, the more expensive they become. And not everybody can afford to shell out thousands of dollars just to get a tech update in the car.<p>Fortunately, there's another way to bring your car into …