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5 ways talented people keep themselves from making more money

• <b>Some money habits prevent talented people who already make a good living from earning as much as they can.</b>• <b><br>Two of these habits include: apologising</b> …

Beating Creative Blocks in UX Design Through Reframing

<b>Summary:</b> A method for getting unstuck from a design challenge. By reframing the problem, you can find inspiration in unexpected places.<p>People’s …

Creativity

Infographic: The best words to grab audience attention online

Content might be king, but a well-written headline can be the crown jewel of your online marketing.<p>Whether you are posting industry insights on your …

Social Media

1971 Alfa Romeo Montreal

This 1971 Alfa Romeo Montreal sustained damage in a fire many years ago and has since been slowly restored by two owners. The previous owner rebuilt …

Classic Cars

Zucchini Fried Rice

This single skillet dinner is a weeknight-friendly meal the whole family can get behind, not to mention—it’s a genius way to put a bulk of summer …

Cooking

8 Design Mistakes That Spell Disaster

Just like anything else, product design can be done well, and it can be done poorly. When a product is designed well, users don’t notice it. But when …

UX Design

Debate Club: These are the best horror movies of the 21st century

Hereditary (2018)<p>Here is our favorite tweet about <i>Hereditary</i>:<p>That's exactly right. For the first hour-plus, <i>Hereditary</i> oozes impending doom, drawing …

Horror

A Guide To Writing Awesome Unit Tests For The First Time

This is a tutorial meant to get you started with testing, in particular, unit testing. In this tutorial, we will learn how to set up unit tests for a …

Software Engineering

This AI-Powered Smart Phone Was Inspired by the Hubble Telescope

True to its name, this phone looks like science fiction.<p><i>RealClearLife has partnered with InsideHook, the</i> <i>essential lifestyle guide for adventurous and</i> …

Hubble Space Telescope

10 things you should know before becoming a designer

Thinking about a career in design? Then there's some stuff you should probably know before you make that choice. You know, the things they don't …

Pablo Picasso

What Data Scientists Really Do, According to 35 Data Scientists

Modern data science emerged in tech, from optimizing Google search rankings and LinkedIn recommendations to influencing the headlines Buzzfeed editors run. But it’s poised to transform all sectors, from retail, telecommunications, and agriculture to health, trucking, and the penal system. Yet the …

Machine Learning

World's first fully digital valves open up engine possibilities

British company Camcon Automotive has built the first fully electronic engine valve system, uncoupled from the crankshaft, that offers unprecedented …

Engines

The Most Controversial Horror Movies Ever

The horror genre is one of the most controversial storytelling styles in the world. The whole genre is based on the most terrible things that people …

Horror

1968-1970 AMX Buying Guide

The rarest American muscle car is not the Ford Mustang or Chevrolet Camaro, but the AMC AMX. Found one for sale? You’ll want to read this first..

My iPhone changed my password and locked me out. What gives?

I was on my iPhone 6S, in an Uber coming back home from a late-night San Francisco Giants baseball game, when I realized my phone's passcode requirement had changed from four digits to six. No, <i>I</i> didn't change it, it just happened.<p>My old password wouldn't work of course, so I used the fingerprint …

Genius

The Vintage Roadsters That Defined An Era Of Beautiful Motoring

There’s no shortage of cool cars for today’s auto aficionados, but it comes with a cruel irony. As we’re faced with more and more automotive options, …

Celebrity Style

What is Hadoop? How is Hadoop connected with the Cloud?

<b>What is Hadoop?</b><p>Hadoop is an open source framework that is ideally suitable for developing software apps and reliable, distributed, scalable computing. The Hadoop distributed computing is required to support the growth of voluminous data. It is also perfect for analyzing, storing, and processing big …

Ubiquitous Computing

25 horror movies on Netflix guaranteed to make you sleep with the lights on

Looking for a good scare one night? You can’t go wrong with one of these 25 movies that are on Netflix.<p>Sometimes you just need to get the adrenaline …

Horror

Designing with data — and more UX links this week

A weekly selection of UX links, brought to you by your friends at the UX Collective.Designing with data ›For many tech companies, design and data are …

UX Design

Seven Reasons Your Small Business Is Not Generating Sales

This small business owner wrote in about “having a really hard time ‘closing’ the sale”:<p>I recently started a [training] business…..I have reached out to just about 300 people in my network. Many are interested, but it’s not the right time, or I follow up and they never respond. We have ROI data on …

Small Business

Vehicle Subscriptions Are Like Blind Dates but without the Nerves

But like on many previous dates, the prices make me queasy.<p><i>From the August 2018 issue</i><br>Blind dates can sometimes resemble Russian roulette but with more to lose. In the car world, paradoxically, blind dates are almost always fun. And that’s reason enough to check out subscription leasing, a …

The value of superior UX? Priceless, but awfully hard to measure

With greater attention to user experience (UX) design comes greater debate over its ROI. Can this even be measured?<p>Let's face it -- when it comes to …

UX Design

Gallery: The 10 Best 90s Movies Of All Time

Grunge fashion and Nintendo weren’t the only great things to come out of the 90s. The pre-millennial decade produced some of our favorite movies, …

How you can see 5 planets in one night, no telescope required

The night sky is just bursting with planets.<p>It's the perfect time of the year to do some planet hunting. If you have sharp eyes, you will be able to …

Top 10 Movie Cars

We pick ten of the best – or at least the most memorable – cars ever to feature on the silver screen

Check out this chart of the world’s ancient currencies

It’s hard to imagine how people lived their day-to-day lives in 1200 BC, but this chart of ancient currencies makes it easier to picture what the …

Negotiation Basics: 8 Common Questions and Answers

The mindset that you bring into a negotiation can either help or hurt your chances to come to a fair agreement.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether I'm on the set of <i>Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch</i>, haggling with shop owners in China or running my businesses, I'm often …

Career Development

Ride the Stunning Mountain Railways of India

TravelWorld Heritage<p>These serpentine tracks, arched bridges, and hairpin turns are feats of engineering.<p>TravelWorld Heritage<p>The British colonization of India left behind at least one institution that’s still maintained and cherished to this very day—a sprawling railway system. Though tracks span …

The Highest Grossing Movies of All Time

Even as cinema-going audiences decrease, blockbuster movies continue to break box office records across the world. And while box office numbers have …

3 Fundamental Principles Of Great Customer Service Interactions Via Email, Chat And Messaging

In customer service and support, every word that passes between you and the customers you serve makes a difference–in person, on the telephone, and via every written channel, including email, chat, messaging, and social. And it’s essential that every customer service consulting initiative include …

Customer Service