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The $140 productivity app that’s managed my life for the past decade

I have a strange obsession with optimizing my life for peak productivity. Part of it is the dopamine hit that comes with a task well completed. But what brings me even more joy is the creation of the perfect Rube Goldberg machine to deflect, swat, and conquer everything the information economy has …

Annoyed by Restaurant Playlists, a Master Musician Made His Own

Last fall a friend told me a story about Ryuichi Sakamoto, the renowned musician and composer who lives in the West Village. Mr. Sakamoto, it seems, so likes a particular Japanese restaurant in Murray Hill, and visits it so often, that he finally had to be straight with the chef: He could not bear …

The Best Radiance-Boosting Makeup and Skin-Care Tricks, According to the Pros

Falling in love and pregnancy (looking at you, prenatal vitamins) are two ways to make your skin glow from the inside-out. Getting a facial is less life-altering and does the trick, too. But if you're not in the business of baby-making, don't have the funds for a fancy treatment, or happen to be …

Skin Care

First time Bangkok: a microguide to the Thai capital

Scratch Bangkok’s surface and you’ll find a city with mega-malls minutes from 200-year-old homes, with temples sharing space with neon-lit strips of sleaze, and where streets lined with food carts are overlooked by restaurants perched on skyscrapers. And best of all, as Bangkok races toward the …

Infographic: 44 words and phrases that are killing your message

For good writing, less is often more.<p>Disposable comments and trivial remarks make reading more difficult for your audience and muddy the meaning of …

Google and Coursera launch a new machine learning specialization

Over the last few years, Google and Coursera have regularly teamed up to launch a number of online courses for developers and IT pros. Among those was the Machine Learning Crash course, which provides developers with an introduction to machine learning. Now, building on that, the two companies are …

These Lipsticks Will Last Through Drinks, Dinner, & Everything Else

There are a handful of advancements that have changed the beauty industry so profoundly, we'd liken their creation to the invention of the wheel — …

Lips

Industry 4.0: The Evolution of the Digital Supply Chain

The supply chain, despite its immense significance as well as potential, has been subjected to minimal evolution for more than half-a-century<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>In the wake …

This Eyebrow Pencil Makes Sparse Brows Come To Life, And You Will Be Reborn

Brow down, bitches.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p>"I did not expect to like this brow pencil. I have had a long-term relationship with my ABH Brow Wiz for years. I decided to try this for fun and I am …

Makeup

The Book Bill Gates Thinks Every Student Should Read

Yesterday, Bill Gates gave a graduation speech—via Twitter.<p><i>This content originally appeared on Money.</i><p>And the richest man in the world has helped …

Self-improvement

6 Fatal B2B Sales Mistakes You Must Avoid

Say yes to face-to-face meetings with the power players.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>B2B sales can be incredibly rewarding and lucrative -- if you know what you’re doing. Unfortunately, most salespeople in this field make the same few mistakes again and again. When …

How to Get Clients When You Hate Asking for Business

Three ways to trade cold calling for warm leads<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re starting a business or growing an existing one, you need clients. If you don't like selling and don't have a strong referral network, getting clients is a big challenge. I’ve …

Zara Uses Supply Chain To Win Again

Nearly all supply chain leaders we talk to these days want to get on top of the digitization wave that is sweeping our economy and world. I’ve argued in the past that there are three broad buckets of performance improvement enabled by digital: sense, decide and respond. New data from a survey still …

The secrets behind Amazon's success

<b>Patience, relentless investment and serial innovation have helped Jeff Bezos’s company “shred the competition”.</b><p>At some point in the near future, 85% …

Don’t Treat Innovation as a Cure-All

If your organization is declining, don’t expect innovation to be a cure-all. Sometimes innovation can accelerate a decline.<p>No one likes to say that. No one likes to ruin a good pep talk about a company’s future by pointing out innovation’s possible negative consequences. But they’re real, so why …

What Does the IoT Mean to Modern Manufacturing?

<b>Guest Commentary<br>by Scott Stone, Cisco-Eagle | @CiscoEagle</b><p>When the <i>Terminator</i> movies hit the big screen in the early 1990’s, it was man versus machine …

Amazon’s Supply Reordering Service Gets Integrated In Nearly A Dozen More Household Devices From GE, Samsung, Oster And More

Amazon this morning announced a significant expansion of device partners that will support its Dash Replenishment Service – the initiative that enables connected household devices to monitor their supply levels and automatically reorder when those supplies run low.<p>For example, printers can reorder …

In-Memory Databases: Do You Need The Speed?

IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, and SAP are ramping up the fight to become your in-memory technology provider.<p><b>Download the entire<br>March 3 issue of</b> …

65 Comforting TV Shows That'll Always Be There For You

Ahh, the warm glow of a television set.

TV

Can You Shrink Your Pores?

Being a micromanager isn’t all bad. Show your pores who’s boss and score smoother, more radiant skin.<p>The age-old idea that you can shrink your …

Skin Care

31 Offbeat Bollywood Movies You Need To See For The Love of Films And Filmmaking

<i>“If my films don’t show a profit, I know I am doing something right.”</i> -Woody Allen<p>Just like books, movies too take you into a world of its own. And …

How David Cameron's yellow Y-fronts gave me an astonishing memory

The former PM’s pants were just the beginning of my journey as I tested a prizewinning memory palace technique inspired by an ancient poet<p>A surreal scene is unfolding in my home: David Cameron is sitting at my kitchen table in a pair of lemon yellow Y-fronts. He’s having his hair trimmed by his …

How To Take Screenshots Using the Mac Keyboard

- Mar 10, 2017<p>While there are a number of great screenshot apps available for the Mac, there’s really no need to install a third-party app if you …

Apple

Feed your entire neighborhood with this new garden idea from Ikea

Come for a salad, stay for the opportunity to provide meals for others. That appears to be the new mantra from Ikea and Space10, described as “a …

San Francisco

Get Smarter in 2017. Here Are 5 Places to Educate Yourself Online (for Free)

Knowledge is power.<p>What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy?<p>According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And …

The 50 Best Movies of 2016 to Stream on Netflix

<i>2016 wasn’t all bad. For proof, one need look no further than the impressive array of independent films released last year, some of which have now</i> …

Digital Photography for Beginners - Free Online Course

Alison’s free online course on Digital Photography introduces you to the basic set-up of the camera, visual skills, and how to get better pictures.

15 Moisturizers That Actually Help Control Oily Skin

Supply Chain Trends To Follow In 2017

The problem with trends is that they are like a freight train gaining speed; everyone can see the train, but at what point do you say the train is really moving at speed? With that in mind, here are the trends I’m following, the predictions I am making, or if not a prediction, the inflection points …

General Motors

General Motors’ Approach to Supply Chain Resilience

The tsunami of 2011, which triggered the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, was a wakeup call for General Motors (GM). GM learned …