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8 Things You Need To Know About Yourself Before Starting A Business

When you try to think of a leader at your place of work, you might think of your boss – you know, the supervisor in the tasteful office down the hall.<p>…

Faith in God as cancer fighter: Study links religion and spirituality to better health

With the advances in science and medicine, more effective ways to fight the scourge of cancer are now available, although the cost of treatment …

8 tech skills you need if you want be to an entrepreneur

That's because, in order to be successful in any market, you'll need to hone your skills, knowledge and be vigilant in your work.<p>That's why, in addition to knowing your business, employees and various strategies for success, you must also know how to use all the tools at your disposal.<p>These days, …

Flowers Top Awesome Shipping Container Guest House in Texas

1/7<p>Poteet Architects Container Guest house<p>Jim Poteet Architects transformed a royal blue shipping container into an airy guest house in San Antonio, …

San Antonio

5 Movies With Great Lessons for Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Books, articles, speeches, television shows and movies can spark creative ideas and provide helpful inspiration for entrepreneurs. That’s right -- an excuse to watch some cinematic masterpieces!<p>Break out the popcorn, get comfy on the …

Study: People with autism have a specific, long-overlooked type of creativity

Autism is commonly, if mistakenly, associated more with logical thinking than creative expression. But new research suggests we might need to rethink our views on creativity and autism.<p>The criteria we use to diagnose autism have long made reference to the fact that autistic imagination appears to …

Scientists must act now to make artificial intelligence benign

Reining in the growing power of artificial intelligence could be a matter of human survival. That sounds like over-the-top science fiction, but a …

Artificial Intelligence

53 ways to improve your short stories

<b>The author of We Don’t Know What We’re Doing has thought quite a bit about how best to approach writing short fiction. We asked him to compile a list</b> …

Solar-powered Sustainer Homes give you the freedom to live anywhere

1/12<p>offgrid sustainer homes<p>Wish you had the freedom to live anywhere without ever paying another cent in utilities? If so, Netherlands-based …

The Ugly But Honest Truth About Motivation

Motivation alone will not help you accomplish your goals. There, the elephant in the room has been called out. We are fascinated by motivation, its origin, how to obtain it, keep it, fuel it and more. We have motivational speakers, self-help books and gurus all available and ready to help us be and …

The core factor of success is focus, and here’s how to get it

Peak performance experts say things like, “You should focus. You need to eliminate the distractions. Commit to one thing and become great at that thing.”<p>This is good advice. The more I study successful people from all walks of life—artists, athletes, entrepreneurs, scientists—the more I believe …

9 Novels You Shouldn't Miss Before Summer's Over

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>9 Novels You Shouldn't Miss Before Summer's Over<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

Books

The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Dungeons and Dragons

The Pulp Fiction Pimp Who Inspired Chris Rock, Jay Z, and Snoop Dogg

For many of his 73 years on the planet, Robert Beck—aka “Iceberg Slim,” the subject of a new biography, <i>Street Poison</i>, by African-American literature …

Pulp Fiction