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Jamie Foxx explains the insight that fueled his highly successful career

Jamie Foxx is the rare kind of entertainer who can excel across many mediums.<p>He's won an Academy Award and a Grammy and had sold-out stand-up comedy tours.<p>In the latest episode of author and investor Tim Ferriss' podcast, Foxx told Ferriss that he only became successful after adopting a certain …

Jamie Foxx

10 Of The World's Most Beautiful Cities

By College Tourist; Author: Brooke Stafford, Pennsylvania State University<p><b>Experience the beauty of these magnificent cities.</b><p><b>Zanzibar, Tanzania</b><p>Zanzibar is as magical as it's name alludes. Surrounded by miles of turquoise sea and palm-packed beaches, this timeless and cultural city allures travelers …

European Travel

How to make a matcha latte, the healthy new coffee alternative people are obsessed with

Thanks to its many health benefits, matcha tea is a trendy new coffee alternative.<p>Matcha is essentially a finely ground powder made from green tea leaves, and one serving of matcha tea has the nutritional equivalent of 10 cups of regularly brewed green tea, as well as 137 times more …

A backpacker's guide to the most affordable cities in Europe

Europe is full of amazing countries that don't cost an arm and a leg to explore.<p>Online travel company Simply Holiday Deals has put together a list of the continent's cheapest cities for travelers based on the Europe Backpacker Index for 2015, which calculates the average price of hostels, …

Travel

We’ve finally agreed: Techpocalypse is coming. Two questions remain: When and who?

For nearly ten years, Valley watchers have freaked out about a re-inflating of the dot com bubble.<p>And for the better part of that decade or so, there …

Venture Capital

19 startups that could make you a millionaire if you got hired there today

Inspired by a 2012 Quora thread, we came up with our own list of companies you should join if you want to make some serious cash in four years, assuming you're able to negotiate a bunch of stock options when you join.<p>We've included employee count for each company. For startups whose employee …

Startups

So you're a startup CEO, what do you do all day?

Chief Executive Officer? Chief Visionary? Chief Cheerleader? Chief Salesman? Chief Funding Officer? Chief Communications Officer? Chief Team Builder? Chief Lightbulb Changer? Chief Coffee Maker? Yup, all of these titles apply to the role of a startup CEO.<p>It is perhaps one of the hardest jobs to do …

Startups

Why You Should Freelance While Keeping Your Full-Time Job

A practical guide to building a small business and living the entrepreneurial dream while enjoying the income and safety of a full-time job.<p>In a recent post, 10 Steps to Starting a Business While Keeping Your Full-Time Job, my pal Ryan Robinson laid out practical steps to help you plan and launch a …

6 Things I Learned About Entrepreneurship by Age 19

The best way to become an entrepreneur is to just do it--whether you succeed or fail, you will surely learn something from the experience.<p>Growing up in the social media generation, I was quickly exposed to the viral stories of student-entrepreneurs-turned-billionaires Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg …

The State of American Single Malt

Rising with the tide of a booming bourbon industry, American single malt whiskey craft distilleries are popping up around the country. Bound by …

6 alternative ways to fund your business without an investor

Raising money is often the toughest part of starting a business, and it’s also the most important. The majority of small businesses that fail within …

The Only Cocktail You Need This Fall

As the leaves begin to change color and collect in piles around yards across America, cocktail menus are undergoing their own transformation.<p>The effervescent, citrusy and sweet drinks of summer are being raked away, replaced with darker spirits, woodsier flavors and savory, spiced syrups. Fall is …

Flavors

Colorado's Hwy 50: The Best Road Trip You'll Take This Fall

It's the perfect time of year to hit the road in a lesser-known region of Colorado<p>Colorado is famous for outdoor playgrounds like Aspen, Boulder, …

National Parks

Six Great Solo Travel Destinations

<i>By: Becky Mahan</i><p>Solo travel: you almost certainly know someone who does it, and maybe you've considered it yourself. Whatever your primary travel style, it's worth considering a solo trip at least once in your life. Aside from full-fledged itinerary freedom, traveling "alone" allows you to meet new …

New Zealand

Are £99 flights to Canada the start of a budget transatlantic revolution?

Across Europe there are some 22 budget airlines, almost exclusively operating within the confines of the continent, save a handful that fly east towards Asia, or south towards Africa. Only two fly west, across the Atlantic, to America.<p>But this looks set to change as the aviation industry …

30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

Costa Rica

9 stupid mistakes entrepreneurs make, according to a guy who started 20 businesses and failed at 17 of them

<b>A) IGNORING THE "SIX MONTH RULE"</b><p>I was on the board of a business where we all got the financials for that month and realized that the company had six months of cash in the bank.<p>I called the CEO. He said, "no problem. We have six months. I'll raise money a long time before then and we have some big …

Entrepreneurship

The 12 countries you must visit - by the man who's seen them all

These Foods Will Determine How Successful You Are

Hint: the most successful people in the world don't get ahead by eating a cheeseburger and fries every day.<p><i>"One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." -</i><i>Virginia Woolf</i><p>Being successful is the culmination of many different types of efforts. There are the efforts to be …

An investing strategy for a $1 million retirement nest egg

<i>I have roughly $1 million saved and hope to retire in about 10 years. I'm nervous about the market, but also worried that moving out of stocks could leave me with lower returns and a less secure retirement. Any suggestions for how I should invest my savings? --Denise, Seattle, Washington</i><p>Investing …

Retirement

3 Valuable Lessons From Mark Cuban's Cardinal Rule of Investing

Pay attention to Cuban's approach, and your ideas will get noticed.<p>Perennial entrepreneur and <i>Shark Tank</i> star Mark Cuban has bootstrapped his way to the top. In college, he masterminded all kinds of entrepreneurial schemes, including giving dance lessons and running a disco. He was a pioneer in …

Tricks to remove disfluencies

As a public speaker and broadcaster, I experienced disfluencies in my speech a lot of times during the initial stages of my training. In time, with …

Public Speaking

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Champions League Fixtures 2015: Updated Schedule, Live Stream and Play-off Picks

The 2015 UEFA Champions League play-off fixtures continue on Tuesday and Wednesday, with the 20 returning teams set to do battle in the return legs in the hope of obtaining a ticket for the group stages of Europe's premiere club competition.<p>Top clubs like Manchester United, Valencia and Shakhtar …

How to Make the Jump From Employee to Entrepreneur in 5 Steps

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What I have to say may upset you, or it may inspire you: We all have amazing dreams and aspirations, but many people will never achieve them because they were set up to live a mediocre life.<p>When you look at our society and the way you …

Entrepreneurship

How Peter Voogd Went From Zero To A Six-Figure Income In 6 Months

At age 18, he told himself that he’d never work a normal job again. Now Peter Voogd is a millionaire media entrepreneur and best-selling book author. But generating wealth wasn’t always glamorous for Voogd.<p>“I didn’t even have money to go to the drive-thru,” Voogd recalls. His frustration with …

Entrepreneurship

Channeling Peter Lynch: Top 10 Growth-At-The-Right-Yield Stocks

As I’ve written in prior missives, my friend and colleague, Frank Gristina of Tell-tale Capital, has developed a unique way to find cheap stocks that generate superior income streams while providing the potential for equity appreciation. It involves using a concept called “GARY” which stands for …

This is the Most Important Site For Entrepreneurs Today

Sometimes the hardest part of starting a new business is just getting people to know it exists. This site has changed that.<p>If you're an entrepreneur and haven't heard of Product Hunt yet, it's time you get out from behind your desk and take notice of what's happening in the world.<p>I'd argue that …

How to Write a Great Business Plan: Key Concepts

The first in a comprehensive series to help you craft the perfect business plan for your startup.<p><i>This article is part of a series on how to write a great business plan.</i><p>Some entrepreneurs succeed without a business plan. With great timing, solid business skills, entrepreneurial drive, and a little …

Small Business

20 Great Happy Hours on the Las Vegas Strip

If you've stepped foot on the Strip recently, you're familiar with the realities of modern Las Vegas: $8.50 draft beers, $20 hamburgers, the $40 buffet. The days of casinos using cheap food and drink as a lure to keep you at the tables are mostly gone, and if you ask them, we're to blame for not …

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