Preeti

17 Added | 7 Magazines | 7 Likes | @Preeti4e8m | Keep up with Preeti on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Preeti”

Franchise Players: Entering a Foreign Market Through Franchising

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Franchise Players</i> <i>is Entrepreneur’s Q&A interview column that puts the spotlight on franchisees. If you're a franchisee with advice and tips to share, email ktaylor@entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Medix is no newcomer to the weight loss industry. The …

Small Business

65 Questions Venture Capitalists Will Ask Startups

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Entrepreneurs need to be prepared in pitching their startup companies to a venture capitalist by …

Venture Capital

[Infographic] 50 Features Small Business Websites Must Have

When creating a website, a lot of small business owners create basically an online business card: a website with a company name, a list of services, and a phone number. Maybe they even add a link to their yelp page and Facebook account.<p>A website can and should be much more than a business card. If …

Small Business

These Texts Perfectly Demonstrate Why Female Entrepreneurs Struggle For Funding

Here’s a simple explanation for why so few women get funding in the tech industry from the predominantly male venture capitalists who dole out the cash: Some of these guys have some pretty old-fashioned views about women.<p>For starters, when women startup founders come around looking for funding, …

Venture Capital

Vitamin B—And Why It’s Important

As one of the most essential vitamins, the B’s are also the most confusing—because, well, there are a lot of them. Whether it’s folate (not to be …

Wellness

The entrepreneur who made millions putting kids to work

<b>When Mexican entrepreneur Xavier Lopez Ancona was a child he dreamed of becoming president. It's a dream you could say he's fulfilled.</b><p>As the founder and president of children's role-playing theme park Kidzania he runs mini cities around the world, which all share their own unique language, money …

American Airlines

Stylish NASA posters imagine the future of space tourism (pictures)

NASA likes to envision a future where space travel is not only more possible, but more relatable. Over the past few years, both the space agency and SpaceX have periodically released some imaginative travel posters speculating on tourist destinations of generations still to come. The latest batch …

Space

Want To Lose Weight? Eat Like These People: More Fiber, More Fat

MyFitnessPal sifted through 4.6 million users to find the ones who lost the most weight, and then compared their diets to the rest of us.<p>MyFitnessPal is an app and service that lets its users track their exercise and their diet. According to the app’s owner, Under Armour, 160 million people are …

Barbie Ferreira: The UK size 16 model making waves in fashion with unretouched pictures

Barbie Ferreira was a major talking point in January after her advert for American Eagle Outfitters’ #aeriereal campaign dropped online. Being signed …

Meet the British designer custom-making clothes for Blue Ivy

On Sunday night, the internet went mad for Gwyneth Paltrow’s adorable Instagram post which showed her 11-year-old daughter Apple, hand-in-hand on the way to the Super Bowl with half-time performer Beyoncé’s four-year-old offspring, Blue Ivy.<p>As proud mother Paltrow pointed out, the girls’ ‘jacket …

David Bowie

17 London Girl Bosses You Should Know | Amuse

Forget about the ’30 under 30′ list by <i>Forbes</i>. From fashion and art, to music and publishing, the capital is brimming with young female creatives taking their ideas worldwide. You don’t need a million pound company or six-figure salary to have ‘made it’ – entrepreneurs and creatives shunning the …

South-east Asia

10 healthy breakfast ideas

Creamed sweetcorn on wholemeal toast with chives and sundried tomatoes<p><i>Wake up to this gorgeous creamed corn on toast for a delicious start to the</i> …

The 10 trends that'll see you starting 2016 in style

Here we go, another year, another set of fashion rules. But like 6-year-olds, we secretly love rules, even if they just give us the opportunity to kick against them. We need to get dressed and on these pages we like to get dressed. While I’m not someone who thinks we should slavishly stick to the …

3 Secrets for Increasing Your Happiness

How many moments of your life are happy? If you're like most people your life is a mix of up and downs. Happy moments, interspersed with lots of boring moments, and probably a few periods of absolute misery.<p>It's unrealistic to expect that you can create a life that is 100% happy moments. Chasing a …

Happiness

If you want to be more successful, stop networking

The biggest reason why connecting with people benefits you is simple: It allows you to extend your reach further, which in turn allows your ideas to make a much bigger impact.<p>The result is that you achieve your goals a lot faster with a few key friends to help you out than if it is just you, …

Success

7 simple meditation methods to help improve your daily life

It seems that the whole world is now meditating, which is wonderful news, as meditation does so much for us on all levels: body, mind and spirit.<p>On a …

Meditation

30 easy tips to get slimmer in 30 days

The New Year signals a clean slate (and a clean plate!). The good news: Implementing even small everyday diet and exercise changes can lead to a long-term difference, said Dr. Lee Goldman, executive vice president and dean of the faculties of health sciences and medicine at Columbia University …

Fitness