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How Canadian cannabis company Tilray became worth more than American Airlines

The pot company’s stock has only been public since July. And it’s making many people — including Peter Thiel — very rich.<p>Canadian cannabis producer Tilray became the first marijuana company to go public on the Nasdaq in July. Its initial share price: $17. As of a month ago, its price had about …

American Airlines

7 New Colognes for Men to Wear This Summer

Just as you switch out your shirts for summer, you should switch up your scent. Here are seven of our favorites.<p>Your smell is your calling card, a …

15 books world-famous CEOs think everyone should read in their lifetime

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There's a reason the most successful people in our society are often the most voracious — or dogged — readers.<p>Think about how many new ideas …

Bill Gates

XYZprinting da Vinci Nano is a 3D printer for the masses

With the da Vinci Nano, XYZprinting says it lowered the two barriers that have slowed 3D printer adoption: price and ease of use.<p>At $229 (approximately AU$290 or £170) it's certainly priced right for a portable single-color 3D printer. Features such as autocalibration and an autofeeding filament …

101 Inspirational Quotes to Inspire You in 2018

My favorite quotes that will help you get the new year started in a positive way.<p>I don't know about you, but I'm ready for 2018. With a new year, we are presented with an opportunity to make a success plan which will help us achieve the goals we have set for ourselves. A new year gives us a chance …

Life-changing Trips for Couples

1 of 15<p>Bali, Indonesia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 15<p>Santorini, Greece<p>3 of 15<p>Safari in Tanzania<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 15<p>Tulum, Mexico<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 15<p>Whistler, …

Luxury Travel

Billionaire Elon Musk says he was 'raised by books' and credits his success to these 8

Earlier this year, SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk made history upon successfully completing the first commercial rocket launch from the NASA launch …

The 3 Best Language Learning Apps (We Don't Travel Without Them)

Confession: I started learning Spanish when I was 12 years old, and I'm still not fluent. Granted, my earnestness to master the language has wavered …

Language Learning

Want to Start Your Day at 5 A.M.? Get Ready to Make These 4 Sacrifices

Many top business performers rise at the break of dawn. Here's what they give up to do it.<p>Waking up early is a trait shared by many of the world's top-performing CEOs. In the early morning, you're free of distractions and able to put meaningful attention into developing yourself personally and …

The Way Online Shopping Disrupted Retail, Blockchain Is About To Do To Freight And Logistics

Back in the 1990s, a young entrepreneur by the name of Jeff Bezos had an idea.<p>He wanted to bring the experience of walking into a bookstore and choosing a book, digital. Bookstores, he thought, were inefficient, and was a simple enough shopping experience to replicate for a customer sitting in …

Blockchain

How to Build a Business Plan That Gets You Funded

It’s rare to find early-stage founders that knows how to properly put together a business plan for an investor. Sure, mentors can help, but in the …

3 smart strategies geniuses like Albert Einstein and Elon Musk use to learn anything faster

• <b>Albert Einstein, Elon Musk, and Richard Feynman all offer practical advice anyone can use to learn things quickly.</b>• <b><br>Einstein believed that things you find fun are often ones you'll learn faster because you'll enjoy practicing and studying.</b>• <b><br>Elon Musk recommends thinking about learning as a tree: Start</b> …

Albert Einstein

The Best Home Office Purchases I've Ever Made

In your home office, the best productivity boosters are usually simple, thoughtful items. Put these 3 sureshot gifts on your wishlist<p>Tell people that you work from home and you usually get one of two reactions: "It must be nice to just hang out at home all day!" or "How do you actually get anything …

Microsoft 365 Business Is About to Disrupt a Whole Lot of SMB Apps

Microsoft 365 Business could become the only platform your small business needs to run daily operations. Generally available starting today in the US, UK, and Canada, Microsoft's new holistic cloud solution for small to midsize businesses (SMBs) combines full versions of Windows 10 Pro and Office …

21 Quotes to Carry You Through the Tough Times

Of course there are difficult times in life, but only you get to decide how to manage them. These quotes from 21 resilient female entrepreneurs can help you through it.<p>Despite having to climb the highest mountain and cross the largest ocean, you will never hear a successful entrepreneur say the …

The landlord

He buys cheap, thinks long term and doesn't have time for glitzy condo developers. How Morguard CEO Rai Sahi became Canada's $2-billion real estate king<p>Strolling through a nine-room, 6,000-square-foot penthouse apartment in midtown Toronto on a summer afternoon, Morguard Corp. chairman and CEO Rai …

Shares of online brokerage Redfin rise 45% in IPO trading debut

Redfin has many of the hallmarks of a "disruptive" tech firm.<p>It pledges to transform the home-buying experience. It drives down costs through online software. And it has high-profile investors, including the investment arm of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, despite a history of losses.<p>Yet when the …

Jeff Bezos and other investors raise $200 million for vertical farming startup Plenty

After announcing Amazon’s plans to gobble up Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, CEO Jeff Bezos is stepping further into the fresh foods market by …

How Zillow’s CEO Learned To Lead With Authenticity And Empathy

The online real estate company’s Spencer Rascoff wants to bring the same transparency to his leadership that his company does to the housing market.<p>Last spring, Zillow’s CEO and cofounder, Spencer Rascoff launched a program called Community Pillars to extend the services of the online real estate …

The 3 Best Real Estate Stocks to Buy in 2017

Real estate, dividends, and growth can make for a powerful combination.<p>Want to invest in real estate but hate the hassle of being a landlord? You've …

Real Estate

The Fastest-Growing Big Cities Aren't the Ones You'd Expect

It might seem that every dewy-eyed, aspiring pop star, computer programmer, and recent college graduate is heading to the big cities on the coasts to …

Here are 200 Excel shortcuts that'll make your life a lot easier

Each workbook acts as its own separate window on your PC or Mac, while each worksheet acts as a tab within a workbook with separate cells.<p>This section of the Excel Guide offers all shortcuts you need to open, navigate between, and control all of these options.<p><i>Courtesy of GoSkills.</i>

The Best Ways to Use Breaks to Be More Productive (Infographic)

To be your most productive self, take a step back from your work.<p>Between working, exercising and spending time with family, you may think you’re giving yourself enough breaks, but what about during work?<p>Taking breaks throughout your work day is vital to maximizing productivity. Think you don’t have …

Time Management

The One Obsession of Every Self-Made Billionaire

Every self-made billionaire obsesses about one thing above all others, and it might surprise you. It’s not money or awards, accolades or competition. …

A tiny startup is quietly trying to become the Tesla of buses

Proterra has quietly been working on all-electric buses since 2004. In 2009, it made its first sale: three buses to Foothill Transit in Southern California.<p>Flash forward to 2017 and the startup has raised over $280 million in venture funding, opened its second manufacturing plant, and sold a total …

Google, BMW and Lowe's Invest in Metal 3D Printing Startup

<i>This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune’s newsletter about deals and dealmakers. Subscribe here.</i><p>Two years after it was created, Desktop …

Use the Five Folder System to Finally Organize Your Email Inbox

We’ve come a long way from the simple “trusted trio” method of organizing our inbox, and for many of us our email is as disorganized as it’s ever …

15 Great Business Books You Should Definitely Read This Year

Sales, productivity, leadership, marketing...something for everyone.<p>It's impossible to check out every new book, and that can mean missing out on new ideas and perspectives that can improve your business--and sometimes you, too.<p>That's why I love this list of books from Mareo McCracken, the revenue …

How to organize Gmail & keep your inbox empty

Ample storage space and extreme searchability are two of the driving factors behind Gmail's popularity. However, it's easy to abuse those luxuries …

Apps

Remember These 4 S's for Startup Success

Forget all the other acronyms and theoretical business quadrants. All you need for startup success are these four S's.<p>Business school was (and continues to be) an expensive learning experience, and what I remember most was that every professor claimed their stake to significance by naming or …