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Samsung Suddenly 'Confirms' Radical New Galaxy Smartphone

Thinking about buying the Galaxy S9 or iPhone X? Stop what you’re doing. Samsung is about to launch a new smartphone which is far more exciting…<p>It is called the ‘SM-G8850’ (exact Galaxy branding TBC) and we know everything about it thanks to the eagle eyes of SamMobile and the dedication of China’s …

Phones

Why a '5 to 9' Schedule Will Make You More Successful Than the '9 to 5' | Inc.com

Before you read on, let's be clear: This article is not another Tim Ferriss wannabe regurgitation about time management or some cheesy cliche about the "early bird catches the worm."<p>I'm not talking about filling your calendar to the brim to make yourself look busier than you really are, but rather, …

Time I

Silicon Valley is obsessed with these ultra-comfy, machine-washable shoes that cost $95 — here's why

Tech workers in Silicon Valley are singing the praises of Allbirds, a startup in San Francisco that makes the "world's most comfortable shoes," according to investors, founders, and the company itself.<p>Founded in 2014, Allbirds makes super-soft sneakers constructed from a proprietary Merino wool …

Silicon Valley

This One Dish Will Boost Your Metabolism and Calm Inflammation

There's nothing better than making something you know is both nutritious and out-of-this-world delicious, especially when it requires any more than …

This Is What French Bosses Actually Wear to Work

If I said "Parisian atelier," you'd probably think of Chanel at Rue Cambon or Dior's home on Avenue Montaigne, but there is also a growing group of …

Goodbye carbs, hello high fats: the Atkins diet is back, and this time it's called Keto

Carbs, the saint or the sinner? It's the part of our food that gives us fast energy when we most need it – but cutting out the carbs has long been seen as a quick way to lose that blubber around your belly.<p>The keto diet is the latest low-carb craze to hit the active scene. In truth, it's been …

Small Business

Tip: Eat Rice Without Getting Fat

Check this out. A simple way to reduce rice calories by as much as 50%.<p>Eat More White Rice, Stay Lean<p>White rice has a lot of things going for it. …

You Really Could Have a Legitimate Business in a Week

If your great idea solves problems, the rest is mostly filling out forms online. You can knock it out in a few days.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting your own business is an exciting and fruitful experience for many entrepreneurs. Yet many people hold the …

Small Business

Losing 100 Pounds in 5 Months

I have a lot of friends who have been asking me what the hell did I do to lose so much weight so fast. This post is to try to capture everything. I …

Bill Gates likes this novel so much he gave it to 50 of his friends

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos's favorite book of all time is "The Remains of the Day," Kazuo Ishiguro's novel about a butler with a dark past. Barack Obama claims reading fiction made him a better citizen. And classic sci-fi by Isaac Asimov helped inspire Elon Musk to dream so audaciously about …

Bill Gates

Fintech investor: 'Anything that has machine learning or blockchain in it, the valuation goes up, 2, 3, 4, 5x'

Andy Stewart, a managing partner at Motive Partners, said at the International Fintech conference in London last week: "I would call valuations right now frothy in general... tech generally is frothy."<p>A frothy market is one where valuations become detached from the underlining performance of a …

Machine Learning

Make This Simple Psychological Switch to Achieve Your Goals

You're familiar with the pattern—you kick off your pursuit of a goal with gusto and determination, practicing discipline committing to the steps …

How To Look Like A Leader When You're Not

The paradox – you won’t get promoted to a leadership role if you don’t have leadership experience. But how do you get leadership experience when you’re only cast in a supporting role? Even if you’re in an entry-level position, you need to demonstrate leadership skills consistently and overtly. They …

Leadership

The CEO of Gap Took a 5-Year-Old's Complaint From Idea to Major Change in Just 2 Weeks | Inc.com

A couple of weeks ago, a young girl named Alice Jacob wrote a letter to fashion retailer Gap asking for the store to consider more variety in the clothes it offers to girls, instead of "just pink and princesses and stuff like that."<p>(As a father to an awesome 2-year-old daughter who happens to love …

Customer Service

5 Reasons Your Team Needs Storytelling Skills | Inc.com

<b>Motivational Myths:</b> The last few years of research into employee engagement and motivation has surfaced an unmistakable trend: talent is far more likely to join, stick, and lead if the mission of your company is clear. Not surprisingly, the research also reveals that your mission better be more …

Leadership

Take 5 Minutes To Read And Improve Your Writing Skills Forever

Let’s be honest. You are here to for a crash course on writing. And you want a short yet comprehensive guide.<p>Before I start, I want to clarify a good …

These Workout Moves Are Like Espresso Shots for Your Metabolism

First, let's get a better understanding of what metabolism actually is. Put simply, it's the bodily process needed to maintain life, wherein the body …

How you can use the 5-hour rule to achieve your goals and improve your life

You try hard ever day, but never see any long-term improvement. You feel trapped where you are, unable to move forward or progress. You see other …

This Is the Single Most Important Leadership Trait, According to Hundreds of Founders | Inc.com

Transparency. Passion. Communication.<p>You know that they're all important traits of effective leaders. But are they the <i>most</i> important qualities?<p>Not according to a recent study conducted by The Alternative Board, which surveyed hundreds of entrepreneurs across the world to find out about their …

Employment

10 Habits That Will Dramatically Improve Your Life

In Hans Christian Andersen’s fable <i>The Red Shoes</i>, a young girl longs for a pair of pretty red shoes. She ultimately tricks the blind woman who cares for her into buying her a pair. Her love for the red shoes causes her to give them priority over the more important things in her life, and, as often …

Happiness

How This CEO Helps His Employees Stop Stressing Over Emails

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Why It's So Difficult to Achieve Work-Life Balance

<i>Answer by Dushka Zapata on Quora.</i><p>I was drowning in work.<p>I was convinced this was because my job was demanding but as I shuffled my responsibilities …

Work-life Balance

18-Year-Old Peter Szabo: High School Dropout, Digital Marketing Star

The Slovakian teenager started making Facebook ads when he was just 11 years old.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Students don't usually drop out of high school to improve their future prospects, because school can be a vital time to develop the you'll need to make it in …

Marketing

How to Write a One-Page Business Plan

It's not as hard as you think.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is no easy feat, and at the backbone of every business is a solid business plan. Before those words scare you, you'll be happy to know there's a simple way to do this.<p>In this video, …

Business Strategy

Your Answer to This Question Will Determine Your Success in Life | Inc.com

Your time on this beautiful planet is brief.<p>The more consciously awake you become, the more you realize how short life really is.<p>You have no time to waste on pursuits that aren't taking you where you want to go.<p>If there is any form of internal conflict at all in the decisions you are making, you …

Motivation

When—and How—to Say 'No' at Work

Employees often take pains to avoid saying "no" to their bosses and end up sacrificing work-life balance to tackle a crushing workload. Adopting …

Thinking of starting your own business? Read these 3 books.

These reads will teach you how to handle your finances, set up systems, and manage people.<p>January 20, 2017 —If you’re considering starting your own …

The best advice 'Shark Tank' investors have given entrepreneurs

The reality show "Shark Tank" has been helping entrepreneurs live the American dream since its 2009 debut.<p>Now in its eighth season, the self-made sharks have invested more than $66 million — as of season six — of their own funds to help entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground.<p>Each week, …

Entrepreneurship

Your 90-Day Plan To Becoming An Entrepreneur

Here are some things you can do this month and even this week in order to launch your company this quarter.<p>Maybe you’ve been thinking about launching your own company for a long time. Or maybe you’re just staring at your cubicle walls for the zillionth time but only now starting to consider …

Entrepreneurship