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Python for Scientists and Engineers

<b>Python for Scientists and Engineers is now free to read online. The table of contents is below, but please read this important info before.</b><p>Python for …

A woman who left her $500,000-a-year job to work for herself says too many entrepreneurs make a huge mistake before they even start

In a Facebook Live interview, the author of "What If It Does Work Out?" told Business Insider that a side hustle — a business you build and pursue outside of your day job — is the perfect way to dip your toe into entrepreneurship.<p>But do you get started, we asked her, if you don't have an idea?<p>"This …

4 Side Gigs You Can Start Today

When you really have things running right you will make money while you sleep.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s no secret that we’re shifting gears into a “gig-economy.” The typical 9-to-5 workday is slowly becoming a thing of the past as skilled freelancers are able …

How I Turned My WordPress Blog into a Five-Figure Business

In 2013, I was working in a design agency in London, while dreaming about entrepreneurship and traveling the world.<p>One day, an idea struck me. Most …

7 Woman-Owned Companies You Should Support If You're A Beauty Addict

We really do run the world.

13 of the best health and beauty subscription boxes

1 of 13<p>Quip<p>How long have you owned your current toothbrush/replacement toothbrush head? Answer: probably longer than you should have. Quip's sleek …

Does Your Skin Look Its Age? This 2-Minute Ritual Will Take 5 Years Off Your Face

Do you have a medicine cabinet filled with half-empty lotions and potions that each promised the fountain of youth? I’ll bet many of you do. We are …

Skin Care

Being an Entrepreneur Means Finding Profit in Your Passion

You spend more than half of your life at work so you might as well do something you love, according to this businesswoman.<p><i>In this ongoing series, we are sharing advice,</i> <i>tips</i> <i>and insights from real entrepreneurs who are out there doing battle day in and day out. (Answers have been edited and condensed</i> …

How to Quit Your Day Job & Start a Baby Products Company

As a new mom, you register for “must-have” baby items, only to find that your kiddo couldn’t care less about a lovey during bed time. As you learn about other baby products that absolutely save your life, like the best swaddles to soothe a fussy baby, you share them when friends have kids of their …

Orchard Mile Is Creating Personalized Online Shopping Experiences

From writing your very first business plan to the nitty-gritty daily to-dos of running your own company, it takes a resilient lady to start her own business from the ground up. For Jennie Baik, cofounder and CEO of Orchard Mile, creating an online fashion marketplace wasn’t always the plan. But …

30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2017

There’s a rising tide of entrepreneurship sweeping across Africa, and the youngsters are riding it vigorously. A growing number of young Africans are not just content waiting around for a proper career bump up the establishment ladder. No. Their ambitions are much more profound; They are setting …

Africa

A 29-year-old startup founder who built an ecommerce empire shares her advice for entrepreneurs

The recent inductee to Forbes 30 under 30 list for retail and ecommerce told Business Insider that she started her own business in middle school selling jean skirts.<p>"This was back when jean skirts were a big thing," Box said."I figured out how to stress denim using old jeans, bleach, and …

We asked some of the top young entrepreneurs in America for their advice — here's what they said

In most cases an entrepreneur needs to secure the necessary funding, get the right team together, and fend off potential competitors.<p>Business Insider spoke with eight 20-something entrepreneurs named to the 2017 Forbes 30 under 30 list who know what it takes to start a company from the ground …

Top Makeup Artists Swear By These Spring Beauty Products

Spring is fast approaching and while that means longer days, warmer weather, and beachier tresses, it also means you have to swap out your good old …

These 8 Women Are Breaking Barriers in Beauty

The inspiration they represent is everything.<p>There are far too many societal strains put on women to fit a very narrow, prescriptive type of beauty. …

Immigrant Women on Navigating American Beauty Standards

On what is carried over, and what is left behind, when moving to a new country with a new set of expectations.<p>America isn’t always gracious to newcomers. It doesn’t matter how long ago those “newcomers” actually came over, or whether it was by choice or not (to say nothing of the continued violence …

Beauty Boss: Meet the Woman Behind Chantecaille's Multi-Million Dollar Empire

<i>Welcome to Beauty Boss, a reoccurring series in which we spotlight the power players driving the beauty world forward. Consider this your chance to</i> …

A Celebrity Makeup Artist Told Me to Stop Using This Beauty Product

After so many years writing about makeup, some people might get bored of it, but makeup and I are still in our honeymoon phase. I love everything …

How to Wear Foundation When You Have Oily Skin

If you have an oily skin type, it probably seems that no matter what you do, your makeup is always working against you. More often than not, your …

A Running List of the Beauty Products Your Facebook Friends Are Selling

When your Facebook friends aren't posting engagement ring selfies or baby pics, chances are, they're hosting a virtual party for one of the direct …

Skin Care

BH Cosmetics Carli Bybel Deluxe Edition Palette: Everything We Know So Far (Update)

<b>UPDATE (March 27, 2017 10:45 a.m. EST):</b> Carli Bybel, the vlogger who has more than five million subscribers to her channel, the Beauty Bybel, sure knows how to start Monday off right. This morning, she posted a video revealing the inside of her new 21-shade BH Cosmetics Carli Bybel Deluxe Edition …

Foodies and Beauty Junkies Alike Will Obsess Over These Macaron Cushion Compacts

Due to its power to mask discoloration and provide the perfect canvas for a flawless complexion, color correcting is one trendy technique that we're keeping in our routine. While we've already tested the internet's favorite products to balance an uneven skin tone, this new launch might just take …

Here's a 6-Figure Service Business You Can Start for Under $100

Stocking shelves in the grocery store looks like a starter job but it is actually a lucrative business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As you go about your grocery shopping, focused on the items that you need to get, you probably don’t realize that there’s an incredible …

You are never too young or too old to follow your dreams

<i>“I’m too old for this.”</i><p><i>“I don’t have the experience to start a business.”</i><p><i>“I’m too young to do all this.”</i><p>I’m sure these thoughts have crossed your …

How Melanie Duncan Built Multiple Seven-Figure Businesses

Entrepreneur Network partner Kelsey Humphreys chats with Melanie Duncan about success and her tips for online entrepreneurs.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Melanie Duncan is a serial entrepreneur who, along with her business partner and husband, Devin, has been …

The Author Of ‘The Case Against Sugar’ Unpacks His Hatred For The Sweet Stuff

Gary Taubes has studied nutrition for 28 years and he’s come to one conclusion: If you want to get thin and stay healthy, then you need to cut out carbs and sugar from your diet. Completely.<p>He’s written a new book on the subject called, The Case Against Sugar — in which he asserts that diabetes and …

4 Women Who Prove You Don't Need to Be Rich to Start Your Own Business

Entrepreneurs share how they used crowdfunding to achieve success — and how you can do it too.<p>The Motivator: Mallory Brown<p>Social entrepreneur and director of the CrowdRise 24-Hour Impact Project<p><b>Platform</b>: CrowdRise<p><b>Raised</b>: $228,912<p>Mallory Brown, 30, has always been happiest living out of her …

Why Starting a Company Alone Is Never a Good Idea

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …