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5 common international expansion mistakes and how to avoid them

For most businesses, the goal is to grow and expand. Most, if not all, of the work done so that growth can continue and accelerate over time. As such, businesses and entrepreneurs may find themselves wanting to expand into more marketplaces.<p>However, in the process of expanding, it’s possible for …

Small Business

Advertising Agencies Hit With New Competitive Threat

There’s a new threat on the horizon for advertising agencies. Leading successful service providers including Accenture, Deloitte, KPMG, IBM, McKinsey and PwC are acquiring advertising companies. Why should you take note of this movement if you’re not in the advertising business? Because it serves …

AdTech

japanese vegetable pancakes

Last week was not my week in the kitchen, friends. I had great, ambitious designs on a rhubarb meringue tart that would be pink and pretty with a …

obsessively good avocado cucumber salad

It’s been 29 weeks since I first made this avocado and cucumber salad, which means two things: it predates this news, meaning that all of my theories …

Ways to Incorporate Trees into Homes

A young, drought-tolerant Tristania conferta (also known as Australian brush box tree) grows up through the chill-out...<p>The 300-year-old beech tree supplies shade, movement, sound, and color to the site, and provides a towering natural...<p>"We tried to achieve a space in which inside and outside …

MTV VMA 2016: Beyoncé Breaks Record for All-Time VMA Wins

With her Best Female Video win for “Hold Up,” Beyoncé has broken the all-time record for most wins at the MTV Video Music Awards. She surpasses Madonna, who previously held the record with 20 total Moonmen, with her 21st win. Beyoncé’s wins include the show’s highest honor, the Michael Jackson …

Music

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Beyoncé's "Lemonade" Reported to Be a "Docu-Style Special"

Beyoncé recently teased the world with a trailer for her new project "Lemonade." Today, more details have emerged about "Lemonade," which will be televised on HBO this Saturday. <i>USA Today</i> reports that it is "not a live concert," but rather "a docu-style special similar to her 2013 HBO special <i>Life Is</i> …

Concerts

The 4A's Transformation Conference: No Blazer Required

THE 4A'S TRANSFORMATION CONFERENCE: NO BLAZER REQUIREDBy Pamala Buzick, WNW Business DevelopmentSo what happens when WNW goes inside a 4As …

Always #LikeAGirl - Girl Emojis

James Gunn Shares New Guardians of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Logo

<i>Guardians of The Galaxy</i> was one of the last Marvel Studios productions to come out with a sense of actual risk hovering over it, with the question of …

This Chart Shows Hollywood's Glaring Gender Gap

How much harder is it to make in Hollywood as a woman? While male actors see their careers peak at the age of 46, female actors reach their …

George Clooney

Weekend Box Office Winners & Losers: Adam Sandler (Well, His Voice) Sets a September Record

This weekend America went gaga for Frankie the First’s big trip to the East Coast: It was pope this, pope that, pope coloring books and modest Fiats …

Netflix Knows When You Got Hooked on Breaking Bad

Netflix knows all of your streaming secrets. The streaming giant released a press release Wednesday pinpointing the episode at which they decided a …

Pentagram's first music video features retro keyboard graphics

<b>Music:</b> vintage Yamaha PSR-110 keyboard graphics form a kaleidoscopic moving collage in design agency Pentagram's first ever music video, created for …

Music Videos

Everything to Know About the Volkswagen Scandal in 1 Graphic

Embattled Volkswagen AG CEO Martin Winterkorn resigned Wednesday, just days after the automaker admitted 11 million of its diesel cars are far less …

Volkswagen

It's More Likely You Will Survive A Plane Crash Or Win The Lottery Than Click A Banner Ad

This is stupid because people are very unlikely to click on banner ads. The people who <i>do</i> tend to be poorer and less educated.<p>A company called Solve Media - which places ads in CAPTCHAs - has put together showing just how rare clicks on banner ads actually are.

Tracy Morgan Brings His Baby Daughter Maven to the Emmys 2015, Opens Up About Emotional Road to Recovery

An angel at the Emmys! <b>Tracy Morgan</b> brought his baby daughter, <b>Maven</b>, and his new wife, <b>Megan Wollover,</b> to the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, …

Snoop Dogg Has Launched a Marijuana-Lifestyle Media Platform Called Merry Jane

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Cannabis

See the Top Companies Creatives Will Give up Their Freedom for (in 2015)

What do NASA, Netflix, Nike, the New Yorker and New York Magazine have in common?<p>Besides beginning with the letter N, they're all companies that …

Advertising

Google releases short from Fast & Furious director Justin Lin

Spotlight Stories are finally available outside of Motorola devices<p>Google is beginning to widely release its Spotlight Stories, a series of short films and animations created specifically for smartphones that it's been producing over the past year or so. They're all available through an app that's …

More people have died from selfies than shark attacks this year

A 66-year-old Japanese tourist has died, and his travel companion has been injured, after falling down stairs while attempting to take a selfie at …

Rose McGowan debuts music video

Rose McGowan debuted her first music video, directed by Jonas Åkerlund, on Monday and it’s a total trip. Made for her song, “RM486,” the clip shows …

The State Of The American Freelancer In 2015

Freelancing has become the preferred way to work for millions. Here’s what’s important to our growing nation of independent workers.<p>When job prospects dwindled in the wake of the 2008 recession, many took to freelancing as a temporary solution to help pay the bills in the interim. Seven years …

Employment