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What is cold brew coffee – and should you be drinking it?

Not to be confused with iced coffee (in which espresso-based coffees are served over ice, usually with milk and syrup), cold brew coffee is simply coffee, brewed cold.<p>The coffee grounds are steeped in water for up to 24 hours to produce a concentrated coffee essence, which is then diluted to taste …

Coffee

The (Only) Three Roles You Should Expect Your Career Mentor To Play

At a recent panel discussion with key city leaders, an attendee raised a great question that bears further discussion. “How do those looking to grow in their career go about establishing relationships with seasoned leaders?”<p>Most of those on the panel said that as the mentee, you must pursue the …

Self-improvement

The Tartine group is roasting its own coffee, and they're opening a roasting facility in DTLA with a coffee lab

Tartine, the company behind the Bay Area's Tartine Bakery and Tartine Manufactory, opens its massive Manufactory project in downtown Los Angeles next year (set your countdown clocks now), but for a taste of what's to come, you'd do well to head over to West Hollywood.<p>To the new Fred Segal flagship …

Coffee

Here's Another Reason to Feel Good About Drinking Coffee

The news about coffee just keeps getting better. In a new analysis of one of the country’s largest and longest-running studies, drinking coffee was …

Move over Starbucks: the indie coffee shops battling it out on the high street

It’s flat whites at dawn as entrepreneurs line up to cater to the nation’s growing passion for coffee<p>Overlooking the harbour in Margate, Carey Karlberg’s Scandi coffee shop, Mala Kaffe, holds prime position for both locals seeking a soul-stirring view with their morning latte and tourists craving a …

Coffee

7 Powerful Questions Every Leader Should Ask

How can you unlock your team’s potential with just seven coaching questions?<p>Most people define a good leader as being able to delegate, communicate, and inspire. But what does it mean to be a truly <i>great</i> leader? To earn that title, it takes coaching and teaching your team to become better and more …

Mindfulness

14 Route 66 Attractions to See on Your Next Road Trip

<i>Ready to have a good ol' fashioned road trip? Consider your travels planned with this excerpt from Drew Knowles's Route 66 Adventure Handbook, featuring quirky roadside attractions and facts you won't want to miss.</i><p>America's iconic highway is still alive and definitely worth incorporating into your …

The Best Small Town to Visit in All 50 States

The paradox of big-city travel is that you never really get a break. You ditch work in New York, LA, or Chicago to go visit your buddies in New York, …

New England

4 important lessons to help you be more productive

Everybody would like to get more of the right things done. But how does Stoicism fit into all of this? The word "productivity" seems new and sleek …

3 Questions To Help You Live A Purposeful Life

<b>By Paolo Gallo</b><p>My Dad made a major commitment to my twin sister and me when he promised to be there for our first day of school.<p>He worked in Sao Paulo, Brazil and only came back home to Milan, Italy, twice a year, in August and at Christmas. So the big day finally came, but when we woke up that …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Daniel Kamp Has Designed A Minimalist Pour Over Coffee Brewer

Daniel Kamp, a New Zealand-based designer, together with technologists and artisans in New York, have created The Press Pour Over Brewer – a coffee …

The Best Way to Store Coffee | Blue Bottle

Coffee storage is one of the perennial topics of our industry, and it’s an issue we take very seriously—just look at the lengths we went to create …

A Beginner's Guide to Loving Greek Coffee

In Greece, going out for coffee can be a day-long event; here's how the locals do it<p>When I lived in Thessaloniki, I gained an immediate familiarity …

On Being Sensitive And Living In Your Heart

It seems more so than ever that kindness and compassion are of utmost importance at the moment.<p>I hesitate in regards to listening to the news these …

60 Top Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Be an Outstanding Leader

Inspiring, motivational quotes to help you become a better leader, a better boss...and maybe even a better person.<p>Being a leader--being the boss--can feel like the hardest job of all. No matter how large your team, no matter how collaborative and engaged your employees, ultimately it's up to …

Motivation

How Cold Brew Changed the Coffee Business

Summer officially starts this year on June 21, but that’s only the solstice, the day when the sun reaches its highest position in the sky. Down on street level, summer really begins on the first humid, sun-streaked day, when even the thought of sipping a hot cup of coffee is too much to bear. It’s …

Coffee

20 Books Billionaire Bill Gates Recommends

Get a jump on your summer reading list with these suggestions from the billionaire and philanthropist.<p>Staff Writer. Covers media, tech, startups, culture and workplace trends.<p>This week, Bill Gates took to Twitter to provide some advice to the graduating class of 2017.<p>Gates exhorted the new grads to …

Self-improvement

10 lessons from Tim Ferriss that took him a decade to learn

It inspired me to start a business that gives me the time, mobility, and income that I want — instead of being trapped in a 9 to 5.<p>It's the book I most highly recommend because of how it's changed my life and the lives of just about everyone who reads it.<p>I had the opportunity to attend an exclusive …

Self-improvement

30 Things About Life Everyone Should Learn Before Turning 30

This is the first big milestone.<p>Life is full of lessons. Some lessons are learned in an instant--like when you touch a hot stove. Others take time to fully understand--for example, what it truly means to be in love. But regardless of the size of the lesson, there are 30 important ones everyone …

Self-improvement

Stop Giving Up on Your Dreams: Why Incredibly Successful People Always Do This (Never That)

The biggest barriers to success are self-imposed. Here's how to raise your bar -- and your performance -- much, much higher.<p>We all have limits. Some are physical. Some are mental. Some limits we simply can't do anything about.<p>But in most cases, our limits are self-imposed.<p>Here's an example of a …

Self-improvement

6 Things Most Young Leaders Fail to Realize Before It's Too Late

Young leaders have their work cut out for them. These six recommendations will help them achieve success in business in today's fast-paced world.<p>At a recent speaking engagement, a member of the audience asked me what leadership advice I would give myself when I first began my career. While I …

Leadership

8 TED talks that will change how you think about human psychology

Some of the talks deal with happiness and success, and others with memory and motivation. But all of them provide an important window into what makes us tick.<p>Here are a handful to get you better-acquainted with the organ between your ears.

Self-improvement

14 Things You Better Love Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

Imagine somebody asked you to write on a piece of paper the things you love doing. If what came to mind was “partying, hanging out with friends, going to the beach, meeting new people, traveling,” you might ready to go on vacation or spring break.<p>If on the other hand, you wrote “learning, making …

Entrepreneurship

It's Brinner Time! 12 Easy Breakfast-For-Dinner Recipes

Your happy taste buds will have no idea what time it is.<p>Brinner, Brinner, Breakfast for Dinner! Breakfast is arguably the best meal of the day, but normally it’s too rushed to enjoy. That’s why I love breakfast for dinner — from Blueberry Pancakes to Spinach & Cheese Strata, your happy taste buds …

How to Get Your Team to Follow Through After a Meeting

Any team leader knows that it’s what happens between project meetings that makes or breaks a project. And yet it’s often challenging to keep a team motivated and focused on getting agreed upon tasks done. Ideally you’ve checked that everyone is aligned and agreed on next steps but assigning tasks …

7 Challenges That Will Make You More Successful

It’s truly fascinating how successful people approach problems. Where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and obstacles to overcome.<p>Their confidence in the face of hardship is driven by the ability to let go of the negativity that holds so many otherwise sensible people …

Why Leaders Should View Themselves as Servants

Show your employees you really care about each and every one of them. Success will follow.<p>President and Partner of The Summit Group<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights</i> …

Seth Godin

The Anatomy of Charisma - Issue 45: Power

For weeks I had been researching what science has to say about the power of charisma. Why do some people so clearly have it and others don’t? Why do …

Charisma

A food scientist explains how Doritos are engineered to be the perfect snack

Doritos are one of the most successful snack foods ever, with a market-leading $1.5 billion in annual sales in the US.<p>The brand incited controversy recently when its parent company's CEO, Indra Nooyi, made comments that implied it planned to develop snacks just for women. Still, the chips' salty, …

Nutrition

Why Everyone At Your Company Should Have This Simple Job Description

For leaders of entrepreneurial organizations, nothing is more important or challenging than building the right team.<p>Startups and small businesses are dynamic environments that require people to think on their feet, identify challenges, and take unilateral action on a regular basis.<p>That’s why we’ve …

Leadership