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Emerging LinkedIn Profile Trends to Maximize Your Success in 2017

Impressive stats indicate that LinkedIn is the place to be in 2017. Use it well. Here's how.<p>There were 45 billion page views from LinkedIn members during Q1 alone in 2016.<p>Two new members join LinkedIn every second.<p>Each month, 106 million unique users visit LinkedIn.<p>41% of millionaires use …

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 …

Self-improvement

Mark Cuban Recommends These 5 Books for Entrepreneurs

Your reading list for 2017 has arrived.<p>Mark Cuban is a powerhouse. A savvy entrepreneur, exacting investor, and professional sports team owner, his suggestions, then, carry weight. Here are five of his top picks for reading material for aspiring as well as current entrepreneurs:<p>1. <i>Rework</i>, by Jason …

Flyboard Blows Away Previous Hoverboard Flight Record

Hoverboard breaks hoverboard record for hoverboards<p>We are in a golden age of hoverboards. Sure, there are those motorized scooters with a tendency to catch fire, but there are other, better hoverboards too. Last year, Alexandru Duru set a record by flying an actual airborne board 905 feet over a …

Hoverboards

Philippine president Duterte says may follow Russia's ICC withdrawal

MANILA/THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said on Thursday he might follow Russia and withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC) in response to Western criticism of a rash of killings unleashed by his war on drugs.<p>Duterte said the ICC was “useless” and expressed …

The CIA is reportedly preparing for a major cyber attack against Russia

The Obama administration is considering a major retaliatory cyber attack against Russia,NBC Newsreports<i>.</i> The move is in response to allegations of the country’s involvement in recent hacks against the Democratic National Committee earlier this summer.<p>The operation is designed to harass and …

These Startups Want You to Fire Your Pool Guy

If you own a pool or swim laps regularly at a resort (or just watched the green water fiasco at the Rio Olympics) you know it takes a lot of work to …

5 Factors That Predict If a Marriage Will Last, According to Divorce Lawyers

Nobody enters into a marriage believing it'll end in divorce. Yet some marriages end this way. While there's no surefire way to know which marriages will last and which are headed for divorce, there's one group of people who have observed some trends: divorce lawyers.<p>Here are some factors that …

Divorce

Here's what magic mushrooms do to your body and brain

There's evidence that tripping on magic mushrooms could actually free the mind.<p>Several small studies have linked the psychoactive ingredient in shrooms (which are illegal) with several purported health benefits, including the potential to help relieve anxiety and depression.<p>But, as with any drug, …

Magic Mushrooms

Billionaire tech and sports mogul on the key to success: Avoid meetings

Ted Leonsis thought he'd won. He was in his mid-20s and had already sold his first company for tens of millions of dollars.<p>Then he got on a plane …

13 apps that helped me break my worst habits at work and at home

If your answer is a resounding YES, then let me tell you - I empathize!<p>Between work commitments, money managing, keeping your health in order and an ever-demanding social calendar, it can be difficult to achieve some sense of balance.<p>Or prioritize the things you actually want to do with your time… …

How Tony Hsieh’s vision to create the ideal startup city faltered

In 2012, Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh embarked on a quest to create the ideal city, modeled in part after the Burning Man festival. It would be an extension of the new Zappos headquarters in downtown Las Vegas and an entrepreneurial utopia that fed talent to the online shoe retailer, which has experienced …

West and Russia on course for war, says ex-Nato deputy commander

Former British general predicts Russia will seize territory in eastern Ukraine and invade Baltic states, sparking war<p>A startling claim that the west is on course for war with Russia has been delivered by the former deputy commander of Nato, the former British general Sir Alexander Richard …

Chinese pour $110bn into US real estate, says study

Investment is set to double in the next five years as wealthy rush to get their money into overseas assets, especially houses<p>Chinese nationals have become the largest foreign buyers of US property after pouring billions into the market in search of safe offshore assets, according to a study.<p>A huge …

7 Foods That Can Help You Sleep Better

Many people around the world have trouble with sleeping, are you one of them? Eating the right foods in the hours before you go to sleep can be …

Nutrition

How Steve Case Is Preparing for the Web's Third Wave

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Steve Case is a man of many accomplishments, but you likely know him best as the co-founder of America Online, or AOL. By building up an Internet community, investing in startups through Revolution LLC, and traveling the world for “Rise …

Startups

Mr. Universe Winner Goes Vegan, Still Consumes 6,000 Calories and 300 Grams of Protein a Day and Feels 'Amazing'

Barnabas du Plessis, winner of the 2014 Mr. Universe bodybuilding competition, is one beefy dude. But don't mistake this meaty man for a meat eater. …

13 Tell signs of a Narcissist that you should be aware of

Most people think a narcissist is simply someone egotistical and arrogant. If you’ve ever fallen in love with a narcissist, you know how painful it …

Turkey is 'setting up cards' for a dangerous new game with Russia — and the winner could be ISIS

Iran-backed Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi led calls for Turkish troops to be withdrawn immediately, which were echoed by Iraq's main Shia political parties — some of whom called for Iraq to launch airstrikes on Turkish soil if Ankara did not comply.<p>Among Turkey's harshest critics was Russia, who …

Middle East

How This Harvard-Based Startup Is Quickly Turning Into the Modern-Day Version of Consumer Reports

When Momchil Filev learned that more than $40 billion of durable goods are returned every year by buyers who are not happy with their purchase, he saw an opportunity. This is the story of BestReviews, the startup that he co-founded as a solution to that problem while he was a student at Harvard …

Harvard Business School

What does Steve Jobs' widow have against 'Steve Jobs'?

She must have had a change of heart.<p>Steve Jobs’ widow encouraged Walter Isaacson to write the book on which <i>Steve Jobs</i>—the movie that opened Friday in …

Articles about restored midcentury home la enjoys outdoor access every turn on Dwell.com - Dwell

A new outlook for a Buff, Straub and Hensman gem perched high above Los Angeles.<p>Sited in a historic Venice Beach Craftsman, Habitas is a new exclusive clubhouse that marries the past with the present.<p>At their house and flower farm in Los Angeles’s Glassell Park, Laura Gabbert and Andrew Avery bring …

Los Angeles

How Playing the Long Game Made Elizabeth Holmes a Billionaire

Inside the 31-year-old's fight to disrupt a $75 billion industry, and grow it by another $125 billion.<p>You'd have to look really hard not to see Steve Jobs in Elizabeth Holmes. Both Holmes and Jobs were loners as kids. As a teenager, Jobs discovered Plato; Holmes favored Roman emperor-philosopher …

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 is like the Android iPad Air you always wanted

You might be hard-pressed to pick the new 9.7-inch version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 out of a lineup of Apple iPad Air 2's.<p>Side by side, the …

This Is the Top Predictor of Success in Life

Increase self control to increase success<p>Self control predicts success even better than IQ.<p>From Charles Duhigg’s excellent book The Power of Habit: …

50 Global Entrepreneurs Recommend 50 Books That Forever Impacted Their Lives

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From 2011 to 2013, I read 197 books, and I became more cultured, intelligent, informed and dare I say better looking. Books have the power to change lives. ( I feel like somebody needs to queue the <i>Reading Rainbow</i> theme song. “Take a look, …

Entrepreneurship

Billionaire investor Chris Sacca explains the 4 key elements of his investing philosophy

He's been an early-stage investor in billion-dollar companies like Twitter, Uber, Instagram, Stripe, Lookout, and Automattic (maker of WordPress).<p>Sacca tells "The 4-Hour Workweek" author Tim Ferriss in the latest episode of Ferriss' podcast that he's happy to share his investing approach with those …

Venture Capital

How To Win Like PayPal Cofounder Peter Thiel: Six Of His Rules For Business Success

Peter Thiel cofounded internet payments pioneer PayPal and big data consultancy Palantir Technologies and was an early investor in Facebook, in which he once held a 10% stake.<p>Still a Facebook director, he is also president of hedge fund Clarium Capital, while his venture capital firms include …

Splurge or Save: 10 Living Room Essentials for Your New Home

Moving into a new home can be incredibly exciting (hello, housewarming soiree!), but it also comes with its fair share of planning, budgeting and to-do lists. It’s a good rule of thumb to live in your new space for at least two months before making any major purchases. Once you have a feel for your …