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12 YouTube Channels Every Entrepreneur Should Subscribe To

Reading business books and blogs is a great way to keep up with the latest marketing trends, research growth strategies, and pick up new life hacks. …

Stripe: the invisible $5 billion start-up powering the internet economy

While none of those has yet hit the high street, the revolution is well under way, and one company believes it can become to online payments what Google and Facebook became to information and socialising in the internet age. But you've probably never heard of it.<p>Stripe, a San Francisco-based …

FinTech

8 TED Talks that will help you save your relationships

Relationships also come in all sizes and colors — there are romantic relationships, work relationships, and friendships, just to name a few.<p>Regardless of what kind of relationship you want to save, each is fundamentally similar to the next in a number of ways.<p>In all healthy relationships, we are …

7 books that will train your brain to overachieve

1. "Curious"<p><b>Subtitle:</b> The Desire to Know and Why Your Future Depends On It<p><b>Author:</b> Ian Leslie<p><b>5 Second Summary:</b> Harness your natural curiosity to develop the ability to think more broadly and deeply.<p><b>Best Quote:</b> "Curious learners go deep, and they go wide. They are the people best equipped for the …

London School of Economics

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>2.</b>Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban will meet European leaders in Brussels to discuss the migrant crisis, as thousands of migrants trying to get to Germany remain stranded outside Budapest's main railway station.<p><b>3.</b> The US is monitoring five Chinese military vessels off the coast of Alaska, the …

Microsoft: Xbox One Doing Things That 'Can't Be Done' On PS4

The Xbox One begins this fall in a less than enviable spot. One the one hand, it’s doing just fine as a product: it’s selling well, it’s selling better than the Xbox 360 was, and it’s becoming an increasingly important part of Microsoft's broader plans for Windows 10 across platforms. On the other …

Windows 10

This cheap Chinese Android phone can take pictures just as well as a Samsung phone

Add that to the OnePlus 2's incredibly low price tag for the base 16GB model (just $320), and you might have yourself another true "flagship killer," as OnePlus puts it.<p>But does a $320 smartphone take better pictures than a $740 smartphone — specifically, the new Galaxy Note 5 from Samsung? We …

BMW's ultimate sports car just got even better

The BMW Concept M4 GTS was unveiled earlier this month at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.<p>"While the BMW M4 Coupe embodies the ideal combination of motor sport genes and unrestricted everyday usability, the BMW Concept M4 GTS previews an emotionally powerful and exclusive special model …

BMW

26 Books Every 'Spiritual But Not Religious' Seeker Should Read

If you're on a spiritual quest, these books will open you up to wonder.<p><i>"There are things you can't reach. But</i><p><i>you can reach out to them, and all day long.</i><p><i>The wind, the bird flying away. The idea of God.</i><p><i>And it can keep you as busy as anything else, and happier."</i><p>-- "Where Does The Temple Begin, Where …

7 TED Talks you should watch if you want to be an entrepreneur

Four simple words that sum up the value of TED Talks.<p>We love these quick, easy-to-digest videos with just the right amount of important information to entertain and educate in just a few minutes.<p>It's free, high-quality wisdom from industry leaders — what's not to love?<p>Below are the top seven videos …

25 Best Foods to Eat for Muscle Definition

If you want to look fit and toned, your kitchen game has to be as strong as your game in the gym.<p>Pumping iron is important for muscle growth, but so …

Nutrition

How to Succeed at Building a Million-Dollar Home Business | Inc.com

Are you one of those people that find hiring an office space and employees counterproductive? Would you rather build and run your business from home single handedly or with a co-founder/partner?<p>If yes, then you're not alone. As per the last recorded US Census Bureau statistics, there were just over …

Entrepreneurship

6 Small Shifts to the Way You Talk That Will Make You (and Everyone Else) Happier at Work

Ask us how we're doing at the end of a long, stressful workday, and chances are you’ll hear, “I’ve been better” or some equally snippy response. …

83 Healthy Recipe Substitutions

Here at Greatist, we're always looking for ways to make our favorite foods healthier without sacrificing flavor. So we compiled a list of our best substitutions and discovered some new ones along the way. Below are our 83 (!) top picks, guaranteed to make that next meal a delicious, healthier hit. …

20 Really Amazing Websites For Free Online Education

Internet is full of resources, when the topic is education, the resources on the internet are unlimited. There are many high quality websites which …

Online Education

Microsoft's free Windows 10 giveaway: What that means

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system debuts Wednesday, as the longtime leader in PC software hopes that giving the …

Windows 10

9 TV dramas that will make you smarter about business

But one of the great things about modern television is that it can be simultaneously entertaining and instructive, especially about business.<p>We picked nine series that could make you a better businessperson, whether you're interested in learning more about effective leadership, integrating your …

How one entrepreneur is turning his forgetfulness into a business

SAN FRANCISCO — Teddy Winthrop is forgetful, a trait he inherited from his dad.<p>His father implored him to get a Day-Timer, an executive planner that was wildly popular in the ’80s. But the young entrepreneur dismissed the idea — his personal organizer was his iPhone. And that’s when it hit him: The …

San Francisco

Rapper 50 Cent says he owes creditors over $28 million

According to The Wrap, the rapper/actor owes his creditors exactly $28,478,920.75.<p>His biggest unpaid creditor is Sleek Audio, based out of Florida. The company won an $18.4 million judgment against Jackson after it said he stole its design, according to The Wrap.<p>Creditors are also after Jackson to …

7 Ways To Use The Internet For Marketing

Trying to determine the best way to market your business online can be overwhelming. It seems there are countless different ways to attract peoples’ …

Reasons Why Nokia May Be Planning To Re-Enter The Smartphone Business

Taking a U-turn on its stand on smartphones, Nokia recently confirmed it is looking for a partner to re-enter the smartphone business, following Microsoft’s $7.6 billion handset business write-down. While this seems a surprising move given the highly competitive nature of the smartphone market, it …

Mobile

The Big Bank Bailout

Most people think that the big bank bailout was the $700 billion that the treasury department used to save the banks during the financial crash in September of 2008. But this is a long way from the truth because the bailout is still ongoing. The Special Inspector General for TARP summary of the …

Finance

Talent Search: Upwork Can Help With Your Startup's Staffing Needs

You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>If you thought setting up a company was hard work, wait till you try to find people to work for it after you’ve gotten it off the ground. While convincing people to work at a startup has never been an easy …

How To Train Your Employees To Become Managers

Where do you find the perfect manager? Hiring a manager from within your current employees seems wise. Who better knows your business that those …

Employment

A psychologist reveals the best ways to maximize your sleep — and the No. 1 mistake everyone makes

Everyone wants to get better sleep. But sleep trouble is incredibly common.<p>And feeling tired the next day isn't the half of it. By not getting enough sleep you're reducing your IQ.<p>Via Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School:<p>And losing "beauty sleep" really …

Salesforce cofounder explains where big old tech companies like Microsoft often go wrong

It took almost 16 years for Salesforce to get to this point, but its cofounder Parker Harris believes there's one key reason to its massive growth in a relatively short period of time: focus.<p>Unlike some of its bigger rivals like Oracle and SAP, who are virtually in every area of enterprise …

Ranking Barcelona's 2014 Transfer Window Signings on Last Season's Efforts

Link to Media<p>The 2014/15 season was a truly memorable one for Barcelona, who did the treble of the Champions League, La Liga and Copa del Rey for the second time in their history thanks to their multi-talented squad.<p>The likes of Lionel Messi and Neymar were the driving forces behind the successes, …

Soccer

74 More Life Changing Motivational Quotes

Post written by Peter G. James Sinclair & LinkedIn Friends.<p>I love it when minds mesh together in a common cause. That’s what has happened over the …

HP announces full 3D scanning with the $299 3D Capture Stage turntable for Sprout PC

Jun 13, 2015 | By Simon<p>As more and more hobbyists and casual users start to enter the world of 3D content creation with the goal of being able to …

Turntables