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10 Ways Notorious B.I.G. Outhustled the Competition

To mark the late rapper's birthday, here are 10 business tips straight from his song "Ten Crack Commandments."<p>"I'm living every day like a hustle."<p>These words from Notorious B.I.G.'s "Everyday Struggle" sum up the late rapper's business philosophy perfectly: Never stop working hard--no matter how …

The Making of an Entrepreneur

<b>As any successful entrepreneur knows, all it takes is the right opportunity.</b><p>Living in the slums of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Mimose couldn’t provide for …

Baptist Church

Hillary Clinton: Four Ways to Jump-Start Small Business

The 2016 presidential candidate--who recently visited small business owners in Iowa--laid out her promise to entrepreneurs Thursday on none other than career networking site LinkedIn.<p><i>This op-ed originally published on LinkedIn May 21, 2015.</i><p>When I was growing up, my father owned a small business. …

Start-up state: inside China’s entrepreneurship revolution

by Angus Grigg and Lisa Murray<p>From his second floor office in a converted granary known as “Internet Town", Ru Fangjun is explaining the finer points …

China

In-House Teams Or Outsourced Services for Startups?

Entrepreneurs have many options to consider, in terms of how they go about building their businesses or seeking help. Here are the plusses and minuses of in-house teams vs. outsourced services, and when each road should be considered.<p><b>In-House Teams</b><p>Let’s face it, where you can afford it, building …

Gary Vaynerchuk: Self-Awareness Is Your Most Important Attribute

The charismatic VaynerMedia CEO has a message for entrepreneurs: Accept your shortcomings, and strive to become more conscious of who you really are.<p>There is something that is rarely talked about in the business world and I want to start building more attention for it.<p>That thing is …

This Unconventional Exercise Will Help You Strategize

A mock interview stage is a great forum for helping you decide on a long-term strategy.<p>Back in 2007, when I was figuring out how to (and if I could) become a tech entrepreneur, I consumed hours of video interviews with the stars of tech startups. These entrepreneurs were currently growing or …

The ONE Question Every Entrepreneur NEEDS an Answer To

<b>Question: WHY do you do what you do?</b><p>Who you are is made up of hundreds of tiny little decisions. Your business is made up of hundreds of tiny little decisions. All day long you make small yet important choices. Choices that impact who you are, what you stand for, and how you in turn impact the …

The One Trend Worth Knowing From New York Design Week

Chairs with thin, angled forms, lamps that look as if drawn by a pen: A new love of the linear is giving a graphic quality to furniture that debuted this week in New York<p>THE LINES DURING New York Design Week were all over the place: straight, circular, bent and joined at crazy angles. But they had …

Furniture

13 Companies That People Are Truly Happy to Work For

What’s the most important thing in life? Well, answers vary, but “happiness” is a pretty darn popular one. We think you deserve to be happy—not just …

Skincare Brand Flourishes After ‘Shark Tank’ Investors Say No

Lydia Evans, owner of <b>SWAG Essentials</b>, began her skincare business with one <b>proprietary</b> product for men that changed her entrepreneurial …

The Trend Every Major Celeb Is Wearing Right Now

It’s impossible to walk into any boutique or cruise over to an e-shop and <i>not</i> be blasted by all things ’70s. From suede separates to denim flares and …

How to Wear Summer Fashion Trends: Crop Tops, Cutout Dresses, Printed Pants

The countdown to summer 2015 is officially on. At this point you've got your essentials and you've got most of the latest trends down. But there are a few trends every summer that are always a bit tricky to pull off. Enter Claire Distenfeld, owner of the posh New York City boutique Fivestory. With …

Clothing

After 5 startups, here is Kevin Rose’s top advice for founders

Five questions for Kevin Rose<p>Kevin Rose is the co-founder of North Technologies. He was also a general partner at Google Ventures and the founder of …

The Power of Presence: 3 Simple Ways to Harness Mindfulness

We hear a lot about being mindful - not just within spiritual circles - but more and more in the work place.<p>What exactly is mindfulness?<p>Simply, mindfulness is awareness of the present or the ability to be present in all aspects of our lives. It's a honing of the mind to focus on what is happening …

Mindfulness

Entrepreneurs Share How to Build an OpenStack-Powered Business

VANCOUVER, British Columbia—Building a company from freely available software might not seem like the most logical idea, but it's one that is working …

3 Summer Fashion Trends To Buy, And 3 To Skip

<i>Photo credit: Getty Images</i><p>Love 'em or hate 'em, fashion trends come and go every season. Sometimes the fashion gods bless us with comfortable fads, like sneakers, and other times they can be cruel -- How are crop tops still in? Either way, they're constantly changing, and it can be hard to keep …

Clothing

Why I Have Given Up the Pursuit of Happiness

"I have a long way to go before happy," she told me, talking about happiness as if it were an X on a map. She saw her recent heartbreak like a gust of wind, something that had blown her off course. In her eyes, her life was now this journey, this scratching and clawing and fumbling her way back to …

Coffee, tea and dreams[1]

Beijing's Zhongguancun area, considered the country's Silicon Valley, is offering geeks a lot more than hot brews. Deng Zhangyu reports.<p>Outside a …

Startups

15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy

<b>1. Thinking to be right always</b><p>Several of us always see ourselves as being right on everything at all times, to the extent of not minding to lose …

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Tips for Living Positive Life

Leading a positive life is a must, if you want to cope with the day to day challenges. A life full of negativities, worries and mental blocks can …

Adobe Sneak Peek: Retouching a Giant 50MP Photo in Prototype Mobile Software

Adobe wants to be the 800 pound gorilla of mobile photo editing. Today the company released the 2-minute sneak peek video above showing off some …

Adobe Calling It Quits on Photoshop Touch

After a three year run, Adobe is retiring Photoshop Touch, its current horse in the mobile photo editing race. The company announced today that the …

3 Reasons to Stop Feeling Guilty About Doing Work You Love

<i>Joshua Rosenthal, Founder, Director, and Primary Teacher of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition shares his wisdom about creating a healthy and</i> …

8 Reasons We're Not Down With The Low-Rise Revival

This week, <i>Vogue</i> heralded the return of the low-rise jean. Not just low-rise, actually: "<i>ultra</i> low-rise." Writer Kelly Connor credits a recent …

PayPal's new chief promises new services for a mobile world

As PayPal prepares to split from its corporate parent, its new chief executive is promising to expand the popular online payment system, adding a variety of services for consumers to use when shopping on their phones or in traditional stores.<p>PayPal will be spinning off from parent company eBay …

3 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Study - Canadian Business - Your Source For Business News

<i>Written by Mira Shenker</i><p>“Capitalist with a heart” Brett Wilson’s advice to entrepreneurs just starting out? Study.<p>The chairman of Prairie Merchant and …

7 Science-Backed Books About Spirituality You Need To Read

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

Exercise