Sylvia Mwangi

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Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology

The future of warfare lies within the use of robotics, says CEO of Tel Aviv-based robotics company that recently secured a $25 million contract with …

Israel

Best: Auntie Anne's

Sells sweet and salty pretzels from mall food courts around the country.<p>Average Initial Investment: $281,238<br>5-year Growth rate: 6%<br>Total number of units: 977

How to Find Your High-Leverage Outputs, Build Products, and Choose Your Own Path - Copyblogger

Today’s guest on Hack the Entrepreneur founded Betterment in 2008 after working as an adviser to Wall Street’s biggest financial institutions. He …

How To Talk About Your Skills Without Sounding Like A Show-Off

In the era of the humblebrag, how do you honestly share your successes without being annoying?<p>Thanks largely to social media, the ubiquitous humblebragging is often the way people show off their successes today. Just take a scroll through your Facebook feed and you’ll find examples everywhere of …

Predictive analytics startup Framed launches out of beta

Framed Data, a startup with an application that helps software company salespeople retain existing customers and increase sales, is launching today after more than a year in beta.<p>The startup has built up more than 1,000 customers, with almost half of them in software-as-a-service (SaaS), according …

B2B Predictive Analytics: Marketing Table Stakes by 2016

Predictive analytics is one of today’s hottest B2B marketing technologies. Fueled by drivers such as big data, SaaS delivery models, and data-driven …

Microsoft Translator arrives to Google Play

When it comes to translation apps, Google Translate is among the best out there, especially with its relatively recent addition of Word Lens instant video translations. So can Microsoft knock it off its pedestal? While it’s hard to say without spending more time with it, Microsoft Translator has …

The Future of Morality, at Every Internet User's Fingertips

How much is your attention on the Internet really worth?<p>For much of the modern, advertising-driven Internet, attention is money. Whether a publisher, search engine, or social platform, the business model is fundamentally the same: The attention of users is aggregated and then sold to advertisers …

The Great British Bake Off: retro cakes from the Seventies

Last night, the Great British Bake Off looked back to the Seventies for inspiration. Here, we bring you recipes for our favourite retro cakes, including decadent Black Forest cake, sweet berry roulade and a towering trifle<p>Last night's Black Forest gateau got us all nostalgic for retro cakes, so …

5 Online Marketing Basics Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs spend a considerable amount of time learning how to boost their businesses. Marketing is key to the success of a business and online marketing is ever so important. According to Constant Contact, 84 percent of …

Marketing

Why Did The U.S. Choose Hiroshima?

The name Hiroshima is so tied to the atomic bomb that it's hard to imagine there were other possible targets.<p>But in early 1945, the U.S. was still months away from building its first bomb and certainly didn't know what to hit.<p>"Should it be a city? Should it be a military installation? Should you be …

Hiroshima

Thinking Skills Of Successful People

18 Business Lessons You Don't Want to Learn the Hard Way

You can learn these precepts the way most people do--by getting them wrong and setting yourself back. But it doesn't have to be that way. And the more quickly you pick them up, the more successful you can be.<p>Much of the knowledge we gain in business and in life we learn the hard way. But if you can …

Business Strategy

How Hormones Foretell Whether People Will Cheat

There's a key link between our hormone levels and unethical behavior, according to new research by Francesca Gino, and colleagues. The good news: …

Psychology

The Three Things Every Small Business Owner Must Do

Your time is precious, and in today’s super fast, technology infused world, the proverbial “to-do” list for a small business owner seems to never …

The First 5 Things to Do After Getting Your Business Online

Your business is online. Whether it’s your own website or a Facebook page, you have established your online presence.<p>Congratulations on your …