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To Scale Your Business, You Must Embrace A Niche

Almost every thought-leader and hotshot CEO who made it big did so by focusing on one crucial aspect of their business: they embraced their niche. Whether you’re a young upstart launching a new blog, or an ambitious entrepreneur growing an online business or startup, the more laser-focused you are …

Los Angeles

10 Potato Sides That Every Home Cook Should Know — Recipes from The Kitchn

If you're feeling like your dinner plate is missing something, it's probably missing potatoes. The crowd-pleaser rounds out just about any meal and …

Sweet Potatoes

America can thank Black Twitter for all those new words

African American English may be America’s greatest source of linguistic creativity.<p>A new study, led by Jack Grieve, a professor of corpus linguistics at the University of Birmingham in the UK, analyzed nearly 1 billion tweets to find out how new terms emerge on the platform. By looking at words …

African-American News

Learn to master Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and more for less than $5 per course

Symphony orchestras require about 100 members. NFL teams have 53-man rosters. Platoons generally need at least 30 soldiers. Even the Beatles needed four guys to play “I Want to Hold Your Hand.”<p>Creating for the web demands a team approach as well. Individual tools can do amazing things, but it …

A Back-to-School, Personalized Learning Toolkit

Learning Strategies<p>A Back-to-School, Personalized Learning Toolkit<p>sponsored content from Edmentum<p>By Ryan Hagedorn     Sep 18, …

Education Technology

8 Space Documentaries That Will Blow Your Mind

With all the buzz surrounding the new film <i>First Man</i>, set to release on October 12, we’re seeing quite the uptick in people interested in learning …

Documentaries

Guide to 50 Top Photography Websites Accepting Submissions (And How You Can Apply)

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Can You Make A Fortune With Rental Property Investing?

In my 20s and 30s, real estate investing was my favorite asset class to build passive income for financial independence. But once I left work for …

Real Estate

How to Buy a House the Wall Street Way

To help Wall Street buy tens of thousands of houses, Martin Kay and his colleagues taught a computer to spot a sunny kitchen.<p>Ever since last decade’s foreclosure crisis, institutional investors have been gobbling up single-family houses and becoming landlords. They have criteria just like …

Wall Street

8 Apps To Make You a Better iPhone Photographer

These handy apps will help you take your mobile photography up a notch.<p>Apple’s iPhone has one of the most capable cameras in its class, yet avid …

In-App Purchases

Winner, Winner, Crispy Parmesan Garlic Chicken Dinner

<i>Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites.</i><p>…

Recipes

Jack Bogle reveals the biggest risk of the next financial crisis and why he's still investing

This week marks the 10th anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers and the start of the Great Recession. And some experts say that another …

Stock Markets

Here’s how to learn absolutely anything, according to a world expert

It’s easy to get discouraged when we’re trying to learn a difficult new subject. But according to the creator of one of the world’s most successful online courses, almost anyone can learn anything—with the right technique.<p>Barbara Oakley, an engineering professor at Oakland University in Rochester, …

Language Learning

In 1862, a slave hijacked a Confederate ship and became a national hero

<i>With more than 5.7 million articles, Wikipedia is an invaluable resource, whether you’re throwing a term paper together at the last minute, or trying</i> …

Black History

College Degrees that Command the Highest Salaries: Short-Term and Long-Term - Infographic

How do you choose your subject for a college degree? It’s a subject that’s always fascinated you and you nurse a deep desire to master it; You have a …

College & University

Classic Seafood Dishes Everyone Should Know How To Make

1 of 20<p>The Best-Ever Crab Cakes<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 20<p>Maine Crab Cakes with Lime Aïoli<p>3 of 20<p>Hush Puppies<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 20<p>Smoked Pimiento Cheese Hush …

Seafood

12 Foods With More Carbs Than a Slice of Bread, Based on Science

Thinking about trying a low-carb diet? You probably know that you’ll have to cut way, way back on foods like bread, pasta, and potatoes. But there …

Nutrition

Japan to conduct first test as part of space elevator project

Elon Musk may not believe in space elevators yet, but Japan is taking a step forward to realise the dream of travelling to space by elevators instead of the traditional rocket.<p>A team of researchers from Japan's Shizuoka University and other institutions will conduct the first test in space this …

Space Travel

The ticking time bomb that could blow up into a financial crisis

When hedge fund managers from FrontPoint Partners drove through a Florida suburb in the run-up to the financial crisis, they quickly realised the US housing market was built on sand. Anyone could grab a 2,000 sq ft slice of the American dream in the Sunshine State.<p>These toxic subprime mortgages …

13 Psychology Tricks That Will Work On Anybody

Every human being is a unique universe, but psychologists who have a keen eye for details keep discovering new behavioral patterns that are believed …

8 Foods That Scrub Our Arteries Clean

The No. 1 killer on the planet is heart disease, which accounts for one in four deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and …

Blood Vessels

The 33-year-old millionaire founder of $3.75 billion Box thinks everyone needs to read these 2 books

Box CEO Aaron Levie may have made his millions helping companies move their data to the cloud, but the 33-year-old founder still takes the time to sit down and read a book.<p>It's up to Levie, the leader of a 1,960-person workforce at a company that has $500 million in annual revenue and is valued at …

The Boring Secret to Getting Rich

It's boring, but that doesn't mean it's easy.<p>The media likes to paint a certain picture of what it means to be rich — huge mansions, expensive cars, …

Personal Finance

How To Create The Future You Want

<b>The best leaders craft an achievable vision for their company. Here are the five steps they follow to do it.</b><p>Let me tell you what I am going to do in the next 993 words.<p>First, I am going to point out the most important superhero power the best leaders have. And then…<br>• I am going to show you how to …

Profit

A Dating Expert Reveals How Confidence Improves Your Attractiveness

There's a fine line between genius and insanity or between pleasure and pain. In the dating world there's another fine line every man needs to know …

Dating

Apple Warns iPhones Have A Serious Problem

Apple has spent months teasing its new iPhones and we have now even seen official images. That said, while the company’s ambitions for them are clearly high (and prices are low), Apple has had to warn customers of a more clear and present danger to existing models…<p>Taking to its official website, …

IPhone 8

33 Google Maps Tricks You Need to Try

Google Maps is a Swiss Army Knife chock-full of hidden navigation, geospatial search, and customization tools. Here's how to unlock your map app's …

Maps

How America Uses its Land

America's land use is very diverse and scattered throughout the states. By using surveys, satellite images and categorizations the U.S. Department of …

This is the most insane way to be smarter, confident, and resilient

That critical voice in your head. Always telling you how you’re screwing up. Always putting the worst-case-scenario front and center. We all have it. …

Why pancreatic cancer is so deadly

<b>(CNN) —</b> Pancreatic cancer is the third-leading cause of death from cancer in the United States, after lung and colorectal cancers<p>The lifetime risk of developing it is about 1 in 63 for men, and 1 in 65 for women. This year, about 55,440 people will be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, and the …

Pancreatic Cancer