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Read These Books Instead of Getting an MBA

<i>This piece originally appeared on The Hustle.</i><p>I don’t blame people for wanting to get an MBA. It’s not their fault they’ve been duped into believing …

The 20 best business books of 2016

We've got your back. Below, we've rounded up the best reads out there focusing on entrepreneurship, negotiation, and more. There's everything from the story of two psychologists who rocked economists' world to a guide to making a career change from a former Googler.<p>It's the perfect list to choose …

11 successful people share the unusual beliefs that helped them reach the top

Conventional wisdom too often yields conventional results. These entrepreneurs succeed where others don't because they hold some unusual beliefs that create massive results for their businesses. Learn from their ideas below to make your own venture a success.

Juvet, A Spectacular Landscape Hotel in Norway

Tucked in a serene corner of rural Norway, Juvet Landscape Hotel makes the most of its stunning location with locally-crafted furnishing, spaces rich …

7 TED Talks you should watch if you want to be an entrepreneur

Four simple words that sum up the value of TED Talks.<p>We love these quick, easy-to-digest videos with just the right amount of important information to entertain and educate in just a few minutes.<p>It's free, high-quality wisdom from industry leaders — what's not to love?<p>Below are the top seven videos …

The 7 Habits Young Millionaires Possess | Inc.com

Do you have your sights on one day becoming a millionaire and enjoying the benefits of a lifestyle that's characterized by financial freedom? Well, you aren't alone. You'll be hard-pressed to find anyone who doesn't want to become a millionaire. Why, then, do so few ever achieve this status? Well, …

Self-improvement

The 100 best restaurants in America, according to OpenTable

To compile the ranking, OpenTable combed through 10 million reviews for restaurants that are available for booking on its site, which included more than 24,000 restaurants in all 50 states and Washington, DC. Only restaurants with a minimum qualifying number of reviews from the last year were …

25 books by billionaires that will teach you how to run the world

That's why we've rounded up 25 books by self-made billionaires. From the business insights of Bill Gates to the leadership lessons of Richard Branson, the wisdom collected in these pages extends far beyond the classroom.<p>Learn how these masters of industry achieved the impossible, in their own words.

Italian olive farmers face disastrous harvest

For about 10 days every November, Arrigo Peri, a Rome orthodontist, closes his dental practice, drives to Puglia, in the heel of Italy, and indulges his passion – olives.<p>"Making olive oil is like making wine," he says. "It's like being an artist."<p>But this year, artistry gave way to misery. The …

Small farms are just as important as big agriculture in the fight against climate change

Just four days before the US elections, the Paris Agreement officially became international law after receiving formal sign-off from 55 countries that contribute 55% of global greenhouse-gas emissions. This landmark deal marked a pivotal moment in the fight against climate change, particularly …

Climate

Danish supermarket selling expired food opens second branch

Wefood in Copenhagen has proved a huge success as food waste becomes hot topic worldwide<p>It may be past its sell-by date, but for many Danes it’s a tasty proposition: surplus food being sold in a Copenhagen supermarket has proved so popular that a second store has been opened.<p>After launching in the …

Agriculture

The tech that will feed the world

Twenty years from now, the most important tool for putting food on your table won’t be a harvester, combine or a plow. It will be a piece of software.<p>Agriculture is in the process of transitioning into a fully high-tech enterprise. This is a long-overdue revolution in the way things have been done …

Farming

Beyond Kimchi And Kale: How Millennial 'Foodies' Are Challenging The Supply Chain From Farm To Table

Co-packers should be concerned, along with distributors, farmers and even, heck, grain elevator operators. Their worlds are incrementally turning upside down. And it doesn’t seem that they’re ready for it.<p>“Meet Your New Boss,” read the cover of <i>Successful Farming</i> magazine in February of this year. …

Agriculture

This App Lets You Buy Restaurants' Leftovers

Food For All is on a mission to reduce food waste in the U.S.<p>The new food ordering service app essentially lets people buy a restaurant’s leftovers …

Millennials hate groceries. Here’s how local food entrepreneurs will taste more success.

Shifting consumer food habits may force grocery stores to go the path of newspapers if they fail to adapt.<p>This cultural change creates a massive …

Your Startup is About to Fail. Here are 20 Reasons Why:

It’s a reality all entrepreneurs must come to terms with: the potential for failure.<p>Over 51% of businesses will fail in their first five years (U.S. …

Tips For Affording A Luxury Vehicle

You may think a luxury vehicle is completely out of your price range. Or you may think you can’t afford a posh set of wheels until you can take out …

Sentiment Analysis with R

What's Sentiment Analysis and why does it matter? Sentiment analysis or opinion mining is the computational study of opinions, sentiments and …

Natural Language Processing

How a former lawyer quit his office job to revolutionize how men buy luxury bespoke suits

"This idea that you could show up to someone's wedding in cut-off shorts and flip-flops is, I think, disrespectful."<p>Andrews is the founder of an eponymous tailoring studio, Michael Andrews Bespoke, in New York City. Andrews calls himself a "recovering [mergers and acquisitions] lawyer" who wanted …

Italy’s best-kept food secret: the sagra festival

Italy’s food festivals are not just a chance to taste fantastic regional specialities, but also to delve into local culture – and autumn is the time to go<p>Italy’s best-kept food secret is the <i>sagra</i>. A festival organised to show off a local food or drink (or both), a sagra is a place where you’ll eat …

Italy

Four Books That Every Entrepreneur Must Read in 2016

With a new year upon us, there is no better time than the present to start actually abiding by that New Year's resolution to start reading more. If you are an entrepreneur, chances are you may feel like you simply don't have time to read for fun, but it is very important that you do what you can to …

Entrepreneurship

Yasuragi Hasseludden More of a spa than a hotel,...

More of a spa than a hotel, Yasuragi, near Stockholm, intrigues and delights with its fabulous indoor/outdoor Japanese baths and Feng Shui-inspired …

Big Data And A Shocking Waste Problem

It’s a shocking fact that in the 21st century more than three quarters of a billion people do not have access to enough food to keep themselves healthy, while 30% of the food produced around the world goes to waste.<p>It’s partly a problem of logistics – it’s expensive to keep food fresh and get it to …

Sustainability

Grand Hotel Central, Barcelona

Hip, classy, and perfectly positioned in Barcelona’s fashionable El Born barrio, Grand Hotel Central seduces visitors with its sophisticated and …

Barcelona

How to use sentiment analysis and data mining for your personal brand

As Jeff Bezos says:<p>Branding is what people say about you when you’re not in the room.<p>So let’s imagine you’ve left that room… <b>what do you think is the</b> …

Marketing

5 Must-Have Instagram Tools

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Instagram is about so much more than posting photos. Savvy marketers are using the platform to start conversations with followers; engage with people using hashtags; and now, even post Snapchat-esque stories.<p>With more than 60 million …

Prepare for the Future Being Shaped by These 5 Critical Trends

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The future is the great unknown. There are an unlimited number of situations or circumstances that can potentially impact your business, so preparing for each one individually is impossible.<p>However, given what we know about emerging …

You'll Be Eating Cannabis Cornflakes Soon, Like It Or Not

It’s a strange time to write about the future is any sort of remotely positive way given the catastrophic events that unfold every hour or so. But, amongst Brexit and Trump, is a reasonably rosy bright future for how we feed ourselves.<p>Almost every expert I spoke to researching this article had …

Agriculture

These 9 'future food' trends are changing the way we eat

In recent years, Silicon Valley has turned its eyes on the food industry. From coffee-infused gummies to lab-grown meat, the foods in development today are shaping the culinary scene of tomorrow.<p>Whether your ideal meal is a quinoa bowl served by "robots" or meal-replacement beverage Soylent, …