Yash Phul

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Seriously, Juice Is Not Healthy

Obesity affects 40 percent of adults and 19 percent of children in the United States and accounts for more than $168 billion in health care spending each year. Sugary beverages are thought to be one of the major drivers of the obesity epidemic. These drinks (think soda and sports drinks) are the …

Indiana University

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

19 Billionaires Who Grew Up Poor — and How They Went from Rags to Riches

Billionaires don't always come from moneyed backgrounds.<p>Billionaires aren’t all born with silver spoons in their mouths.<p>In fact, many came from …

Cirque du Soleil

A Man and His Roti

A few years ago, I saw an ad on Pakistani TV that made me, and many others, cringe. In it, a little girl is shown kneading a little ball of dough and making a roti, and her mother announces, with a drum roll, to a jubilant family, “Choti ki pehli gol roti!” (“The little girl’s first round flat …

Flatbread

Scandinavian Start-Up To Track World’s Shipping Containers Through Blockchain

A start-up led by seasoned professionals in the shipping industry is creating a Blockchain-driven platform which, for the first time, will provide a …

Startups

Retirement Advice Young Leaders Need To Hear Now

When I read the article “21 Unvarnished Truths About Retirement” by Jonathan Look, I thought immediately of some of my coaching clients even though they aren’t anywhere near retirement.<p>Two truths, in particular, triggered this reaction:<p>17. Stop searching for happiness. The only place you can be …

The rags to riches story of Manchester's billionaire Boohoo family

Growing up in the entrepreneurial family behind fashion giant Boohoo.com has been the catalyst to Adam Kamani's success.<p>Having taken the reigns of …

Entrepreneurship

Why Alibaba Is More Profitable Than Amazon

Alibaba and Amazon are in the right business at the right time. And they both have their own formulas of success that have delivered hefty returns to their stockholders.<p>Alibaba shares have gained 63.97% in the past twelve months and 146.15% over the last two years, while Amazon’s shares have gained …

Lobe’s ridiculously simple machine learning platform aims to empower non-technical creators

Machine learning may be the tool de jour for everything from particle physics to recreating the human voice, but it’s not exactly the easiest field to get into. Despite the complexities of video editing and sound design, we have UIs that let even a curious kid dabble in them — so why not with …

Why Startups Focused on Solving Social Problems Are Attracting Investors

Companies genuinely seeking to do good are seen as a sound bet for long-term profitability.<p>Image 1 of / 1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Blackrock put the business world …

Entrepreneurship

42 Percent of Startups Fail for This 1 Simple Reason (It's Not What You Think)

Close to half of the over 100 startups analyzed made this mistake -- and never recovered.<p>CBI Insights recently analyzed 101 startup post-mortems (reports they wrote after they failed). The researchers extracted the top reasons startups fail, including things like a pivot going wrong; legal …

5 Stocks Priced Under $10 That You Must Buy

Bargains can still be found in this bull market.<p>The stocks below may be cheap, but they all offer impressive value for the money and big upside …

Lonely Planet names the most stunning buildings in the world

How many have you visited?

25 skills LinkedIn says are most likely to get you hired in 2018 — and the online courses to get them

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>With the introduction of far-reaching and robust technology, the job market has experienced its own exponential growth, adaptation, and …

16 Startups That Have Reached 'Unicorn' Status in 2018

From marijuana retailers to cloud-based solutions, here are some companies you should watch out for.<p>Amid the tech landscape, "unicorns" are few and far between. Last year, CB Insights tallied the odds of becoming a unicorn -- a company valued at $1 billion or more -- at under 1%.<p>But already, within …

The Most Valuable Online Business Course You Can Take Is Studying Your Competition

Regardless of whether your competitor is failing or dominating, you need to know why.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Top athletes spend hours studying the previous matches of their opponents because they understand the importance of learning from the competition. The …

Historical 1911 Footage of Daily Life in New York City Taken by a Visiting Swedish Film Crew

In 1911, a Swedish film crew from Svenska Biografteatern came to the United States through New York City and captured beautifully clear footage of …

Google Keeps a Record of Your Entire Search History – Here’s How to Delete It (Video)

You can also download a file of your entire search history.<p>YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there’s a new hack to worry …

Why you shouldn't buy a new car ... ever

<b>"Name me something that you use less than 4 percent of the day, all the while it loses value."</b><p>There are days when I feel like I drive the oldest car …

Loans

How a 34-year-old turned $200 into a company he sold for over $10 million in a matter of months

Thirteen years ago as a broke college student, Trevor Chapman took a job selling pest control door-to-door to make extra money. Eventually, he …

I Was Living In Poverty When One Small Decision Started Making Me $5,000 a Week

With business slowing to a crawl and his rent due, this entrepreneur found prosperity by leaning into his fear.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, I was in a dilemma. I’d found success as a writer and as a coach, but my business had slowed to a torpor. I didn’t …

A single high school in India has produced the CEOs of Microsoft, Adobe, and Mastercard

If you're looking to raise one of the most powerful business leaders in the world, you might want to send your kid to Hyderabad Public School, Begumpet, in India.<p>In an interview with Stephen Dubner on an episode of the "Freakonomics" podcast, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella mentioned that not only did …

Daughter died aged 21 after illness some experts don't believe is real left her bed-bound and wasting away

A young woman spent the last three years of her life bed-bound and in extreme pain as she wasted away from a disease some experts refuse to believe …

If You Want A Sexy Night, Ask Your Partner These Questions

The hottest sex I've ever had started with a question, when a former partner leaned in close to my ear and said, "What have you always wanted to do?" …

Sexual Health

33 photos that show why everyone misses Obama

Former President Barack Obama has been living the dream ever since he left office more than a year ago.<p>From vacationing in exotic locations, to dancing at a Beyoncé-Jay Z concert, to negotiating a Netflix deal, Obama has been making the most of his post-presidency — and it's hard not to feel a …

The White House

Here Are Some Great Business Ideas for Women with No Start-Up Costs

For budding female entrepreneurs who have little or no cash to start a business, things don't come as easily as they do for their male peers. Banks, …

RANKED: The 19 cheapest holiday destinations in Europe

Eastern Europe offers some of the cheapest holiday destinations on the continent, according to the 10th annual City Costs Barometer from Post Office Travel Money— and they're also pretty stunning.<p>Using price estimates from National and Regional Tourist Offices and average accommodation costs from …

How Cambridge Analytica Used Big Sleaze To Mine Big Data

Cambridge Analytica, the privately-held company that mines and analyzes data and then attempts to use those findings to influence electoral processes, fell squarely in the news this week when it was discovered that the firm had harvested private information from the Facebook profiles of more than …