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How Young People Can Get Rich Slowly

<i>At least that's the message of William Bernstein, cofounder of investment management firm Efficient Frontier Advisors, who recently published the short ebook "If You Can: How Millennials Can Get Rich Slowly."</i><p><i>It clearly resonates. The book, available for free on his website and for 99 cents on</i> …

ArtBo + 43SNA: Material Focus

While our first look at the works found among Colombia's ArtBo and 43SNA art fairs explored the underlying focus on a collective humanity among South American artists and galleries, our next look studies some of the interesting uses of material. From a motorcycle sound installation to a guileful …

South America

Take The Stress Out Of Promoting Your Brand

Let’s face it, promoting yourself and your work can be very stressful, I know this because I help people do it everyday and I understand how daunting …

Entrepreneurship

Why Every Personal Brand Needs a Target Audience

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following is the fifth in the series "Personal Branding For A Better Life," in which marketing expert Jim Joseph applies big brand marketing lessons to help you build a successful personal brand.</i><p>One of the fundamentals of good …

Advisors vs. Mentors: What’s the Difference?

We’ve all heard the story of how a Harvard sophomore took an idea (or stole, depending on which side of the debate you are on) and turned it into a …

Entrepreneurship

Why Startups Need To Constantly Communicate With Their Customers

<i>Carlos Eduardo Espinal is a partner at Seedcamp, an early stage mentoring and investment program that engages startups through monthly Seedcamp Events, where entrepreneurs present their companies, network, receive mentoring, and compete for investment by Seedcamp. Seedcamp invests in approximately</i> …

What You Can Learn From Henry Ford | Inc.com

This is going to be a short post, because it's not all that complicated an idea.<p>I recently came across a quote from Henry Ford, one of the greatest business minds of all time:<p><i>"There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: make the best quality goods possible at the lowest cost possible,</i></i> …

Henry Ford

8 Ways to Energize Each Morning | Inc.com

Workdays are more productive when you hit the ground running. Here's how to make certain you've got the energy to start your day right, and keep it moving forward.<p><b>1. Inspire your body.</b><p>When you're sleeping, your muscles become sore so that waking leaves you groggy. Rather than shuffle through your …

Commuting

6 Lessons to Make the Most of LinkedIn | Inc.com

I consider myself savvy when it came to social media, and I thought I had relegated LinkedIn to its proper place: I viewed it only as a way to stay connected to individuals I had already met. In fact, until I started contributing to this column regularly, I had a rule that I wouldn't connect with …

LinkedIn

This 28-Year-Old Built A $3 Million Business In 10 Months Thanks To Instagram, He Says

"I tried it and I lost 8 pounds in two weeks. I asked him is this legal? If so let's mass produce it," Lal told Business Insider.<p>Lal had a credit card with a $5,000 limit, and Dimarco had a credit card, too, and off they went to bottle the supplement now named Shredz.<p>By the start of 2013, he was …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

The last American miners – in pictures

Photographer Bryan Schutmaat's project Grays the Mountain Sends shows the stoic faces and rundown homes of fading former mining communities in the US. Schutmaat was inspired by the writing of Raymond Carver and Richard Ford, and has just won the 2013 Daylight photography award

More than 100,000 women take part in British Cycling events over summer

British Cycling say they are on track to get one million women cycling regularly by 2020, thanks to a bumper summer when more than 100,000 took part …

5 Tips For Working From Home

With the rise of technology and entrepreneurship, more people seem to be working from home than ever before. I've had the experience of working in a corporate office setting, but the majority of my professional career has been spent working from home...and I love every minute of it. It's not always …

Productivity

Brompton launch London flagship store

<b>Folding bike maker Brompton, beloved of suited cycle commuters everywhere, have launched a flagship store in London, the company's home city.</b><p>The shop …

10 Corso Como, Shanghai

Shanghai already counts one millionaire in every 175 people, and a new plan to expand the city's free-trade zone will boost investment and reinforce its identity as one of the biggest trade hubs in China. Thanks to its recent surge, Shanghai—sometimes referred to as the Paris of the East—has become …

Free Trade

8 Comfort Foods That Burn Fat: Benefits Of Pumpkin Pie

Turning to your favorite "comfort food" as the weather gets colder might mean consuming a lot of salts, sugars and saturated fats -- or it could mean …

5 Reasons to Run Tomorrow Morning

Has earning a living ever interfered with your training schedule? As nice as it would be to focus on just running, most of us do not have that luxury. I made the switch to early morning runs after a recent job change, and I discovered some surprising benefits to running before the sun comes</b> …

Swapping the car for a bike: your stories

Contribute with Guardian Witness<p>When it was revealed recently that sales of bicycles overtook car sales in Spain in 2012, the Guardian's Business live blog took the news as a symptom of economic malaise in Europe. But cyclists were more inclined to see the positive side of the story. Many of you …

Eating 5 Meals A Day May Cure Teen Obesity

Teen obesity is an epidemic that has grown considerably throughout the years. Unhealthy weight gain in teens is often attributed to poor diet, lack …

Can’t Get Your Kids To Eat More Vegetables? Try Offering A Rainbow Of Options

Mostly everyone has that one vegetable they just can’t stomach: peas, Brussels sprouts, spinach — the list goes on. A new study of Danish, British, …

3 Reasons to Create a Parallel Brand

Thanks to the Internet, consumers have a hunger for — and access to — scads of information about a company, its CEO, and its senior executives. For …

Writing

Brendan Ravenhill on Switching From Boat Building to Industrial Design, Working in Los Angeles, and How a Bottle Opener Jump-Started His Business

<i>This is the latest installment of our Core77 Questionnaire. We'll be posting a new interview every other Tuesday.</i><p><b>Name:</b> Brendan Ravenhill<p><b>Occupation:</b> …

Ritchey Multi-Torqkey review

Ritchey have replaced their popular low-cost Torqkey with the Multi-Torqkey, offering a greater range of options for getting the torque right on your …

Evernote expands with new product line: scanners, Post-Its, wallets and socks

Evernote has already ventured beyond apps with a Smart Notebook made by Moleskine, but the company's now kicked off a new initiative that'll see its logo appear on some decidedly more surprising products. As the company indicated previously, that includes hardware developed by a partner -- an …

The Second Lives of Surfboards: Lawrence O'Toole's OTable Makes Busted Boards Look Better Than Ever

It seems strange that a region renowned for its surfing culture routinely sees old surfboards find their final resting place at the city dump. …

Rapha Cycle Club: New York City

Renowned London-based cycling apparel and accessories purveyor Rapha is known not only for their style-meets-technical-performance gear and collaborations, but also for fostering a rich community based on a lust for pure speed. The newest chapter of the Rapha Cycle Club opens today, 20 September …

Cycling

7 Things Happen to You When You Are Completely Honest

Honesty is about the scars. It's about the blemishes. But it's more than just bragging about failure, which could be a form of ego. It's about truly helping people.<p>There's a trillion websites competing against each other. The most honest website of all? Google. Google can't help you with your …

Dow Jones

Stan Lee Loves Superhero Art Discovered on My Modern Met

Here's a fun story that shows some behind-the-scenes magic! A few years ago, one of my close friends who works for comic book legend Stan Lee, asked me to connect her with an artist she had discovered on My Modern Met. France-based web designer and artist Arian Noveir had created a fantastic set of …

Comics

10 Well-Designed Restaurant Websites Powered by Squarespace

Having just moderated a talk about food and design, I have eating and designing on the brain. It seems like Squarespace has it on their mind, too. I …