Charlie Geisler

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The Man Who Quit His IT Career To Build Badass Motorcycles

American Craftsman: Eric Gorges of Voodoo Choppers<p>On the north side of Detroit in a noticeably well-organized workshop, Eric Gorges is crafting a delicately curved fuel fuel tank for a new custom motorcycle from scratch. Hammer in one hand, steel tank in the other, Gorges is working on sight and …

China overcapacity 'wreaking far-reaching damage'

Overproduction in key industries is damaging both China's economic sustainability and foreign trade relations, a new report has warned. Now is the …

10 Easy Steps That Will Make You a Master Relationship Builder

Here's how to make the connections that can accelerate your career.<p>Are you looking for a new job, new customers, new investors, or new opportunities? You likely know that networking is one of the best ways to find them. Unfortunately, if you're like most people, networking doesn't come that …

Three Factors For 'Bimodal' IT: Automation, Automation And Automation

The problem with the information technology industry is that we are fond of doing the same thing that we used to do, but giving an action a new name and telling everyone that a so-called paradigm shift has happened. Take DevOps, take big data analytics or even take cloud computing… we’ve kind of …

Jeb, the Unluckiest Bush

He’s a man of many talents, but he’s always been stuck in someone else’s moment.<p>I’m feeling bad for Jeb Bush. I’ve never been a supporter of a third Bush presidency—having endured the highs and lows of the second up close—but I can’t help but think about this coming Easter or Thanksgiving, or the …

Russia wants to fly over US with advanced digital camera

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russia will ask permission on Monday to start flying surveillance planes equipped with high-powered digital cameras amid warnings …

Russia

7 Simple Ways to Start Your Dream Business Today

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I have a family member that has been talking about quitting her job for the past five years. I have a friend that has been talking about starting a business for the past 10 years. I see these two scenarios every day, with different …

Entrepreneurship

How to Write a Résumé That Stands Out

The resume: there are so many conflicting recommendations out there. Should you keep it to one page? Do you put a summary up top? Do you include personal interests and volunteer gigs? This may be your best chance to make a good first impression, so you’ve got to get it right.<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> …

The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds

10 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Sleep. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Be a genius.<p>Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness? Based on research from Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> (which we covered previously here), a new interactive …

5 Steps to Seriously Improve Your Networking Skills

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter what profession you’re in, networking is the fuel that accelerates success. Not only is it useful for learning directly from individuals you meet, but the benefits of association and growing your own authority are just as …

Self-improvement

This Is What It Means to Embrace Failure

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Fueled by Failure<i>, entrepreneur and philanthropist Jeremy Bloom shows readers how rebound and reprogram themselves after defeat and how to use the lessons from those failures to achieve winning results. In this edited excerpt,</i> …

Self-improvement

Where Businesses See The Most Money To Be Made In Solving Global Challenges

The world’s water crisis may be the most fixable crisis and offers the greatest potential to make a lot of cash. So let’s check that off the list already?<p>The world certainly faces a lot of big challenges today. From climate change to the diabetes epidemic, there are no end of threats to our way of …

5 Business Truths I Wish Someone Had Told Me 5 Years Ago

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In March, 2010, my wife and I made a bold move.<p>I left my job, we put our life savings on the table and we started a business. We were committed to building it from scratch -- debt-free and with no venture capital.<p>Our new business -- a …

Business Strategy

What Economists Don’t Get About Uber’s Surge Pricing

During Sunday’s hostage crisis in Sydney, Australia, Uber, the car service, raised its prices. The company’s algorithm does this automatically when demand increases, during, for instance, a rainstorm or on a busy night like New Year’s Eve. It’s taken heat for this practice before. But since this …

The complete guide to working out before work

Life inevitably gets in the way of your gym date. That’s why people who exercise in the morning are more likely to stick with it, Barbara Brehm, a professor of exercise and sport studies at Smith College in Massachusetts and author of the recently released textbook, <i>Psychology of Health and Fitness</i>, …

Workouts