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Bootstrapping Your Business: Tips, Tools, and Resources for Scrappy Entrepreneurs

Bootstrapping is an approach to starting a business that involves using your own resources to start up. No loans, no fund raising, no external …

Small Business

Boomer entrepreneurs are making it big by doing what they love

Bryan Kravitz has seen his career come full circle. He began repairing typewriters in the 1970s and continued his work until computers came on the …

A Seasoned Investor Explains How to Raise Money

Of all the gender inequalities in the business world, these two facts really blew our minds: Only 10 percent of VC funding goes to startups with a …

44 Internet Of Things (IoT) Gamechangers 2017

on December 4, 2015 at 1:19 pm<p>What is the least peculiar thing about the tech industry?<p>That has to be setting goals that are so towering that they …

Axis Gear Makes Motorized Window Shades in Minutes

We talk about motorized window shades a lot at <i>Electronic House</i>. That’s because we can’t stress enough how cool and convenient this option can …

Mozilla’s IoT program testing home automation, voice control & more

In December last year, Mozilla announced that it would stop developing and selling Firefox OS based smartphones, and instead focus on connected …

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Smart Kitchens - The Kitchen Think

The key to any kitchen’s success lies in intelligent design. From careful planning in terms of layout and storage to cabinetry choice, interior …

Best Home Security System: Top 5 of 2016

Best Home Security System: Top 5 of 2016 Gadget Review - Your lifestyle gadget siteFrom DIY home security systems to those that provide professional …

Home Security

Wi-Fi Motion Detecting Electric Radiators Learn When You’re Coming Home

Yorkshire based e-tailer Electric Radiators Direct have announced the release of the all new Haverland Smartwave – an intelligent electric WiFi …

Smart Homes

Loxone “Tree” Reduces Smart Home Wiring Requirements by up to 80%

Loxone’s new ‘Tree’ system promises to simplify the task of cabling your smart home whilst retaining all the speed and reliability of a wired system. …

Smart Homes

4 Kitchen Design Ideas Photos

When embarking on any design project in your home, the overwhelming cloud of “where do I begin” can loom large. Even if you have pulled together a succinct moodboard, actually navigating the endless world of decor can lead you on time-consuming tangents often resulting in a mix of pieces that …

Concrete house offers indoor-outdoor living among fruit trees

Ahh...<p>Indoor-outdoor home designs often feature large glass windows to create that seamless transition. But this home in Israel takes it one step further— the architects lifted the roof off the walls to create an opening in the walls, ensuring that there is no break between the interior and …

Answering These 7 Questions Reveals Your Path to Success

Ask authentic questions and live the answers that come naturally come from within.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The quickest way to increase and live our ideas of success is to pose questions which lead us into our own self-discovery. The purpose of asking questions …

Self-improvement

Changing the Clocks? A Sleep Expert Says These 10 Habits Will Boost Productivity

Eventually, we'll learn to change the clocks during the middle of the day. Until that time comes, do these 10 things to stay productive.<p>This weekend, we turn the clocks ahead in the United States. If we were smart, we'd skip an hour of work in the middle of the day, as opposed to what we currently …

3 Ways to Silence Critics Without Saying a Word (or Sending a Tweet)

Nothing delights your critics more than seeing you upset by their criticism.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Here's a news flash --- as a leader, not everyone is going to like every decision you make or action you take.<p>I know, I know, unadulterated brilliance displayed …

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Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

8 AgTech Accelerators That Are Changing The Game

Farming has been the age-old way of making a living and keeping people working. It’s also very sustainable if you didn’t notice. But what many don’t …

Emily Henderson’s tips for staging a living room to sell a house

Go from clutter to fresh and contemporary<p>Staging a room—or an entire house—is one of the most important steps you can take when preparing to put your property on the market. Though it’s no secret that homes are meant for real-life living, you still want to put your best foot forward, which means …

5 books you’ve never heard of that will change your life

Reading is important to me. It’s how I spend most of my days. It’s also the source of knowledge, which is why I read well over 100 books a year. …

12 Important Career Lessons Most People Learn Too Late in Life

Here are the 12 best career lessons everyone should take to heart early in their careers.<p>If there's one thing we all have in common, it's that we all make mistakes along the way (and hopefully learn valuable lessons from them). But if you're smart, you'll learn as much as possible from the mistakes …

14 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

It'll depend a lot on how you spend the next decade or so — i.e. will you start saving or rack up credit-card debt? Wallow in self-pity or learn to be happy with what you have?<p>Over on Quora, hundreds of people have shared the best ways to spend your 30s in order to lay the foundation for success …

Self-improvement

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett And Oprah All Use The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.</b><p><b>Article featured: Inc., Time, Observer, Business.com, Life Hacker, &</b> …

3 Ways You Are Pissing Off Your Employees (And What to Do About It)

According to this study of 482 executives, professionals, and managers, they are working an average day of 13.5 hours and blaming YOU! Here's why...<p>An international study by the Center for Creative Leadership titled, <i>Always On, Never Done?</i>, which surveyed professionals, executives and managers in …

What’s Better in the Classroom—Teacher or Machine?

‘Edtech’ is attracting investors, but some parents prefer traditional teaching methods<p>MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—Last fall, the public school district here in Silicon Valley’s epicenter ditched its conventional sixth-grade math curriculum for a course that relied on software.<p>Behind the new program, …

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2 Great (and free) Ways to Learn About Design Thinking

The free K12 Online Conference (@k12online) is continuing this year with short “mini-conferences.” Last week John Spencer’s (@spencerideas) keynote …

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