Sara Bosco

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A year ago, I quit my job to start a business — here's what I wish someone had told me at the beginning

My goal was to create a life where I could travel more, learn more, have greater ownership over my time, and work in my pajamas.<p>I spent six months preparing, but I still wasn't prepared for the plot twists, the highs, and the lows.<p>Over the last 12 months, I've collaborated with 29 clients from …

Entrepreneurship

Why Every Employee Should Think Like a CEO

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

Entrepreneurship

What This Founder Learned at a Farmstand Helped Her Bra Startup

Heidi Zak, the founder and CEO of lingerie company ThirdLove, shares lessons learned.<p><i>Editor’s Note: Entrepreneur’s “20 Questions” series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them tick, their everyday success strategies and</i> …

Entrepreneurship

10 Lessons that travel can teach you as an entrepreneur

Share11<p>Tweet<p>Share9<p>+11<p>Shares 21<p>There is a famous saying by Mark Twain,<p>“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our …

10 Success lessons from Guy Kawasaki – “Former Apple evangelist, Venture capitalist” for entrepreneurs

Share14<p>Tweet<p>Share33<p>+12<p>Shares 49<p>Guy Kawasaki is one of the most famous entrepreneurs alive today. He has worked for Apple and Google, written for …

The 21 hottest women-founded startups to watch in 2017

There has never been a better time to be a woman in the startup world.<p>There's no denying we have a long way to go. After all, venture capital firms are made up of mostly men, and some continue to suggest that women aren't cut out for the tech world at all. And way more VC money is offered to male …

Startups

How to write a novel this year: 'I'm surprised at how much time I find'

It is liberating and terrifying to write whatever comes into my head. The following morning, I read over it: it’s full of cliches<p>• From being happier to quitting sugar – how to achieve your goal<p>Ambition, people say, is an itch, begging to be realised. I’ve been intending to write a book for a …

Time I

How the movies gave us Donald Trump

Jan. 6, 2017, 3:20 p.m.<p><b>FOR BETTER OR WORSE,</b> Donald Trump will become president sooner than you think and the question remains: How did it happen?<p>Pundits of all stripes have weighed in with speculation about possible reasons: the president-elect's post-fact skills as a campaigner; FBI Director James …

Obama Says Goodbye This Week, But His Message Hasn't Always Gotten Through

Even before Barack Obama moved into the White House, he and his team made a choice that made actually selling his policies to the public more difficult.<p>In December 2008, Obama's economic team gathered in Chicago to map out what would become the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.<p>"A dispute, …

Great Depression

Paul Ryan Blocked the Delivery of 87,000 Petitions Asking Him Not to Defund Planned Parenthood

Twitter was not having it.<p>On Friday, a group of Planned Parenthood supporters stood outside House Speaker Paul Ryan's office holding 87,000 petitions asking him not to defund Planned Parenthood. In response, Ryan sent out six security guards in order to block the delivery and also had a sign on his …

Justice League

28 Secrets For Shopping Online That Will Blow Your Mind

All the tips and tricks you need to get the best deals during your next online shopping spree.

Four Ways To Earn Extra Money While Keeping (Or Preparing To Quit) Your Day Job

Earning a passive income takes some upfront effort but not much energy to maintain. Here are a few options.<p>Imagine lying on a beach, sunlight hitting your face and sand between your toes. You grab your phone and check your bank balance to find that it’s increased $500 since sunrise. This may seem …

Small Business

'I fell out of bed laughing': writers on their favourite funny book

<b>At Freddie’s</b> <b>by</b> <b>Penelope Fitzgerald</b><p><b>Chosen by David Nicholls</b><p>So many of my early reading memories involve hysterical laughter. There was Adrian Mole, of course, and Douglas Adams’s <i>The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy</i>, the Monty Python books, Woody Allen’s <i>Without Feathers</i>, Geoffrey Willans’s <i>How to Be</i> …

Books

The Truth About Green Tea for Weight Loss

Green tea has gained tremendous popularity as an all-around health elixir, touted to burn fat and prevent an array of illnesses, including cancer and …

Tea

Canada Is Offering Free Admission to Its National Parks in 2017—Here’s Where to Stay

National Parks

Essential reading: nine experts on the books that inspired them

From film to philosophy, from music to history and economics, masters of their crafts pick the five books they could not live without<p>Philosophy: Alain de Botton<br>‘Seneca should be the author of the hour’<p>Author Alain de Botton is known for applying philosophical concepts to everyday life; his books …

Literature

10 Powerful Ways To Create Your Own Happiness

Happiness comes in so many different forms that it can be hard to grasp. Unhappiness, on the other hand, is easy to identify; you know it when you see it, and you definitely know when it's taken ahold of you.<p>And let's face it, happiness and work do not always go hand in hand. A 2013 Gallup study, …

Happiness

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

China Building World’s Highest Altitude Gravitational Wave Telescopes In Tibet

They were proposed almost exactly 100 years ago by Albert Einstein, based on his theory of general relativity, but it was only in February 2016 that …

Siri Hustvedt's 6 favorite books

<i>The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson</i> (Little, Brown, $22).<p>I was 11 when I first encountered Dickinson's startling, enigmatic words, which have …

The Opioid Crisis in America

Introduction<p>Opioids are a class of drugs that include the illegal drug heroin as well as powerful pain relievers, such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, …

Drug Addiction

5 Incredible Luxury Hotels That Should be on Your Bucket List

<b>Like most people, I get very excited about the thought of staying at a luxury hotel, particularly in a destination that I see on Instagram feeds</b> …

Amplification of Cretaceous Warmth by Biological Cloud Feedbacks

That’s the title of an article in <i>Science</i> today (available here with subs.) I’m giving a talk this morning so don’t have a lot of time to comment on …

The End of the Kennedy Mystique

What 'Jackie' says about the eclipse of America’s onetime royal family — and the kind of Democrat the party needs now.<p>“Jackie,” in which a blood-soaked, chain-smoking Jacqueline Kennedy copes with her husband’s assassination, is the kind of movie that can only be made with the passage of time—53 …

Political History