Tomas Selicki

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I drank fire cider for a week — and I'm never drinking coffee again

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as the remedy for everything from dull skin to dandruff, so it's not surprising that fire cider, an apple cider vinegar drinking tonic, has been catching on too. Fire vinegar, as it's also known, is not unlike a shrub (a fruity, vinegary syrup you mix with water …

Three rising technologies that will impact healthcare in 2018

2017 is in the rear-view mirror and 2018 is fast upon us. Two emerging technologies are likely to help drag healthcare into the modern age—blockchain …

From Zero to $600,000 in 30 Days: A Brilliant Way to Start Your Business

Crowdfunding changed my life - and it can change your's. Here's how.<p>Most investors said we were crazy when we pitched our idea for a video doorbell that sends live video from a user's front door to a smartphone. "A doorbell? No one cares about the doorbell," most people replied.<p>We refused to let a …

5 SEO Strategies to Immediately Focus On in 2018

While Google's algorithm is constantly changing, these tactics aren't going to change anytime soon and will increase your chance of being found online.<p>Today, your website is your storefront. Even if you have a brick and mortar business, many people will find you online or check you out online …

Want to Be More Productive at Work? Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time

Modern work (especially knowledge work) doesn't have to be done in one continuous 8 hour block.<p><i>Will working more than 8 hours a day increase productivity? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the</b> …

Time Management

Are You Overwhelmed? Take Advantage of these Simple 'Neurohacking' Techniques

It's easy for leaders to end up mentally taxed and emotionally spent. That's why we need to manage our brains. Here's how.<p>The entrepreneur's brain at times can resemble the grand finale of a million-dollar fireworks show. Music's blaring and things are blowing up all over the place. And while it's …

Could Time-Blocking Replace Your To-Do List?

This is how to schedule your workday to get the most done.<p>A few years ago, my to-do list was an endless source of frustration. At the end of every day, it seemed like it had more items on it than when I started. I never seemed to get it all done.<p>So, in an effort to understand what was going on, I …

Stop Mindlessly Going Through Your Work Day

How often have you looked at the clock stunned because even though you’ve been scrambling all morning, it’s now noon and you have no idea where the time went or what you’ve <i>actually</i> accomplished? There are sound reasons why it’s so hard for us to stay focused — and fortunately there’s research that …

Why Willpower Keeps Failing You. Here's What to Do Instead

People might tell you will power is the key to getting to the top, but they're lying to you.<p>For most people, the tendency is to see will power like a bridge. It's what enables you to cross over the troubles of life and get to the other side, where things are better, <i>you</i> are better and there's nobody …

7 Ways You're Wasting Time At The Gym

Exercise too often goes toe-to-toe with free time for space in our schedules. Who has the flexibility to spend 80 minutes at the gym, not including …

Gene therapy is here, and it could radically change modern medicine

So what is gene therapy, anyway? The US Food and Drug Administration says it's any treatment in which a replacement gene is added to a person's body or a disease-causing one is inactivated. That's usually done by adding­­­­­­ new instructions to cells via billions of viruses stuffed with correct …

The Biggest Secret to Success: Spend at Least 10 Hours a Week Just Thinking

Did you know that Warren Buffett has spent 80% of his career thinking?<p><i>What are the best-kept secrets of successful business people? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Brian Scudamore, Founder</b> …

How to Get Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable (According to a Green Beret)

7 steps to acclimate yourself to extreme situations so you can excel at every level.<p>I've been an entrepreneur for seven years. Midway through the fourth year, things were coming to a head. I wasn't getting enough sleep. I wasn't exercising, and I wasn't keeping my mind clear with meditation.<p>In the …

Dressing for Success: An Entrepreneur's Guide

Fashion expert Clinton Kelly once said, "How you dress tells the rest of the world how you expect to be treated."<p>Fashion expert Clinton Kelly once said, "How you dress tells the rest of the world how you expect to be treated." And while sweats, hoodies, and sneakers certainly have their place in …

7 drone-based business ideas for 2017

Drones have arrived. We’ve seen a plethora of ideas springing up around drones and their potential uses for business – aerial surveying and reporting, real estate assessment, wedding photos, sports action photos, to name a few.<p>And with plenty of new software and hardware coming out all the time, …

An Isreali Entrepreneur Takes On Tough Freight Forwarders And Shows Signs Of Winning

Zvi Schreiber, a Jerusalem-based entrepreneur, is on his fourth successful startup, an amazing track record when most people are lucky to win with one.<p>Successful entrepreneurs often follow their passions as they found their companies. You have greater insight into something you love — and you’ll …

Entrepreneurship

How We Turned A Fun Idea Into A 6 Figure Business In Just 1 Year

by <b>Maxwell Finn</b> on September <b>14, 2016</b><p><b>UPDATE: This post has gone viral so we want to give every reader 15% off their first order as a special thank you!</b> …

Singularity University: The Harvard of Silicon Valley Is Planning for a Robot Apocalypse

During a recent Executive Program at Silicon Valley’s Singularity University, the institution’s co-founder Peter Diamandis made some confident …

Singularity

Everlane: The San Francisco clothing company that launches t-shirts like they’re iPhones

When the San Francisco-based apparel brand Everlane launched in 2011 with its simply designed t-shirts, ties, and bags in luxe materials, it could easily have been yet another e-commerce site seeking to “disrupt” the crowded market for high-end basic clothing.<p>Five years later, Everlane is one of …

Clothing

How to build an enduring, multi-billion dollar business

(hint: create a 10x product + recast incumbent cost structures)<p>In my last post, I wrote that Uber built a multi-billion dollar business by using …

The Best Time Management Tool: Just Say No

What you decline to do can make a lot more difference -- in your business and your life -- than what you actually do.<p>As a small-business owner you're constantly saying yes: to opportunities, to ideas, to ways to grow your business. Saying yes is a crucial element in your success.<p>But so is saying no.<p>…

Ray Kurzweil: How the world will change

<b></b><b>about</b>| What is <i>Genius</i> online? <i>Genius</i> breaks down text with line-by-line annotations, added and edited by anyone in the world. Your interactive guide to …