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5 lessons you can learn from my failed startup

It suddenly dawned on us that our product would not sell. And unless we did something about it, the startup was doomed. This was December 2014.<p>Dreamy eyed noobs that we were, we made tons of mistakes. I hope this post helps you avoid some of those mistakes because as much as we glorify failure in …

13 highly useful skills you can learn in a minute

While one minute may not seem like a lot of time to master a useful skill, you'd be surprised just how much you can actually accomplish in 60 seconds or less.<p>With the help of a Quora thread on the matter, here are are several handy life skills you can pick up almost instantly:<p>"Always! Not only when …

4 Reasons Why Design Is Taking Over Silicon Valley

VC design partner John Maeda says that the most successful tech companies of the future will really be design companies. Here’s why.<p>Are the fortunes of design on the rise in Silicon Valley? A resounding yes, says John Maeda, design partner at the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers. …

A New Kind Of 3-D Printer, Inspired By Terminator 2, Works Up To 100X Faster Than Today’s Tech

Joseph DeSimone, a professor at UNC Chapel Hill and cofounder of Carbon3D, a company that just emerged from stealth mode, announced a complete …

21 Ways to Achieve Wealth and Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In his book, <i>Rich Habits -- The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals</i>, Tom Corley outlines several habits that distinguish the wealthy from the nonwealthy.<p>It got me to think, How many people operate on autopilot and don’t stop to …

Mystery of Putin's disappearance deepens with Russian state media 'mistake'

State television broadcasts – then retracts – reports that still-missing Vladimir Putin hosted an official visit from the President of Kyrgyzstan<p>The mystery over the whereabouts of <b>Vladimir Putin</b> deepened on Saturday as Russian state media broadcast – then retracted – reports that he had hosted an …

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U.S. Army sending armored convoy 1,100 miles through Europe

<b>(CNN) —</b> Eastern Europe, here comes the cavalry.<p>The U.S. Army says it will soon be sending armored Stryker vehicles on a 1,100-mile convoy through six European countries to show solidarity to allies in the wake of recent Russian actions in the Ukraine and Crimea that have Eastern Europe on edge.<p>The …

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Failure and compromise: the fast track to start-up success

Mumpreneur supreme Annabel Karmel shares her tips for succeeding in business and at home - whatever your stage in life<p>The entrance hall to <b>Annabel Karmel</b>’s home on one of London’s most desirable avenues perfectly encapsulates her dizzyingly busy double life. On the left a bustling office, her team …

7 Stylish Character Portraits for GAME OF THRONES Season 5

Child executioner in ISIL video "recognised by French classmates"

School inspector in Haute-Garonne says boy could come from Toulouse<p>A <b>child who appears to execute an Arab Israeli in a video</b> released this week by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is said to have been recognised by classmates in France, an official said Friday.<p>The schools inspector in the …

5 Keys to Self-Discipline – Resist Temptations Like a Monk (and Achieve Your Long-Term Goals)

If you want to make any kind of changes in your life, it’s self-discipline that will either help you reach your goal (when you have a lot of …

Leading On Business: Are You Sure You Want To Be An Entrepreneur?

You can be your own boss! Music to your ears? Being an entrepreneur these days has become stylish. Many people say the job market is lacking, so why …

The Best Business Advice From The Past 30 Years

<i>An edited version of this post first appeared on Blinkist.</i><p>Each year brings with it scores of new business books filled with secrets. <i>Become a better leader! Start a million dollar company! Be your best at work!</i> They tell you, <i>we’ll show you how!</i> Even if you maxed out on vacation days, it would be …

The Most Critical Hour of Your Day: How to Set Yourself Up for Success | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Every hour lasts sixty minutes. But not all hours are really equal.<p>Sometimes, those sixty minutes will pass almost unnoticed while you’re racing …

Types of girlfriends that you MUST avoid or will make your life hell

<b>Types of girlfriends</b> – Bad girlfriends don’t just suck, they give relationships a bad name. Check out this list of 15 types of bad girlfriends, and …

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Battery Hackers Are Building the Future in the Garage

Revolutions that start in the garage are nothing new. The one-car shed in which David Packard and William Hewlett launched the partnership that would …