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The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2015 in Personal Finance

From an investment site for millenials to a service that sniffs out fees, the companies helping consumers make (and keep) their money.<p>1. Motif Investing<p><b>For creating low-cost, themed-based investments that are easy to understand.</b> In 2008, U.S. investors paid $376 billion in fees for the privilege of …

5 Lame Excuses for Not Starting Your Business

Get these weak-minded excuses out of the way and you'll soon have the courage to start your dream business.<p>In my experience, there are two types of people in this world 1) those who have started their own businesses, and 2) those who want to start their own business but keep finding excuses to put …

Beau Mirchoff in Poker Night

Yes, I have received the result of this important examination and I’m happy to report that Beau Mirchoff’s forestation has fully recovered and now on …

Wake-up Call

Why bother waking up when you have a bearded Kyle Schmid in bed? For those of who isn’t familiar with this fine piece, he’s like Jared Padalecki’s …

Because You Can Never Have Too Much Kris Holden-Ried in Your Life

It is a fact that there’s something in the Canadian waters that makes men over there totally delectable, and the one thing you can never have too …

Chris Diamantopoulos in About a Boy

Speaking of Canadians, here’s Chris Diamantopoulos in a recent episode of “About a Boy” with a hipster beard and THAT haircut. All that could be a …

Murray Bartlett’s Chest is What You Need Right Now

It’s evident that Murray Bartlett’s chest deserve a shrine on its own – they’re realised this and when they wrote his part in HBO’s “Looking” they’re …

Sex and the City

Bitcoin and the Digital-Currency Revolution

For all bitcoin’s growing pains, it represents the future of money and global finance.<p>About a half-billion dollars worth of it vanished from an online exchange in Tokyo. A prosecutor in Manhattan arrested the 24-year-old vice chairman of its most prominent trading body on drug-related charges of …

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11 Insider Secrets for Getting VCs to Fund Your Company

Yes, you can get Series A funding--if you know how.<p>You hear a lot these days about the Series A Crunch, how the search for VC funding is getting more difficult and entrepreneurs are facing more and more competition when they pitch their companies to investors. While that may be true, there's still …

30 Attributes the Most Successful Entrepreneurs Always Possess | Inc.com

How To Get A 0% Loan From Your Community

Founder of Community Sourced Capital Shares Her Thoughts on Community Lending<p>Crowdfunding on platforms such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo has become a very popular way for small businesses to raise capital through pre-orders. But did you know that there are platforms that let businesses crowdfund 0% …

The Best Place to Start a Company? Right Where You Are

You might not realize it, but you've already found the perfect location for your startup. Here's why.<p>Entrepreneurship is a rewarding but difficult journey. Entrepreneurs and investors alike are drawn to places where we can be surrounded by others who value what we give our time and energy to, but …

From 0 to $1 Billion: Slack's Founder Shares Their Epic Launch Strategy

Steward Butterfield reveals how Slack made big moves without a very big strategy.<p><i>This post originally appeared on First Round Capital's blog and has been republished with their permission.</i><p>"HELL YEAH WE'RE USING @SlackHQ AT WORK I. LOVE. SLACK."<p>"Dear @SlackHQ, I love you. Yours, Dan"<p>"@SlackHQ YOU …

Candy Crush's Mobile Guru Predicts the Future

Tommy Palm, a five-time startup founder who helped fuel King's wild success in the video game industry, explains how he thinks an effective company should run--and the technologies of the future he'd bet on.<p>Tommy Palm hasn't always guessed right, but he has cast his lot in some very fortuitous …

Why the Way You Read Affects How Successful You Are

Do you read every word and pay close attention to the details and nuances, or do you fly through the information in front of you for the main idea?<p>With the advent of text messages, emails, and other technology-based forms of communication, the way in which we--and our employees--read has more to do …

The 4-Step Process to Making Changes Successfully

How can I be a better version of myself?<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: How can I be a better version of myself?</i><p><i>Answer by Richard Walker, Entrepreneur, Efficient CEO, Author, Speaker, Optimist, and Human, on Quora,</i><p><b>What Is Your Best Version Of Yourself?</b><p>Your best self is the one where you …