Ron Guevara

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A New Solar Cell Converts The Sun’s Heat Into Usable Energy

This could double the amount of power that solar panels produce<p>The sun gives us so much, providing both lighting and heating for our planet. We try to take advantage of this constant stream of power by using solar panels to convert light into electrical energy. It's a bright idea. But, could we be …

Why It's Best Not to Tell Friends and Family Your Business Ideas

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur has likely experienced the same scenario at one point: sharing a great idea and execution plan among friends and family, only to be told bluntly that it wouldn’t succeed.<p>It is frustrating, and in some ways …

How 200 Ultra-Successful Entrepreneurs Frame Their Goals Differently to Win Faster and Bigger

When winning race car drivers are blitzing down a track at hyper speed, they aren’t keeping their eyes on the competition or the lines on the …

Zimbabwe’s trillion-dollar note: from worthless paper to hot investment

The central bank of Zimbabwe issued $100,000,000,000,000 notes during the last days of hyperinflation in 2009, and they barely paid for a loaf of bread. But their value has shot up<p>What’s been one of the best-performing investments of the past seven years? Shares in Facebook? London property? …

Hawaii May Become The First State To Help Farms Go Organic

Legislation awaiting the governor's signature would give tax breaks to farmers for the costs of organic certification.<p>Hawaii has become the first U.S. state to approve tax credits for organic farmers, a huge potential boost for the industry.<p>A bill now awaiting Gov. David Ige's signature would …

Stroke of genius: Japanese brand Shaquda’s range of brushes

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New programme offers social entrepreneurs up to S$100,000 to carry out ideas

SINGAPORE: A new programme to encourage entrepreneurship in the elder care and mental health sectors, LeapForGood, was launched on Friday (13 …

Best Places To Get A Job, Save Money

There will be nearly two million college graduates hitting the streets soon. Although aspirations are high, good jobs are still scarce. Where you live matters.<p>Some cities are better than others for finding a decent job. One important metric, though, is knowing how much money you can keep in your …

Ethiopian farmers made a desert bloom again

Ethiopia is in the middle of the worst drought in 50 years. It’s the sort of shock to the system we are likely to see more of with climate change. …