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57 Business Apps and Tools to Make Your Life Easier as an Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, you’re constantly looking for tools to help give you that edge above the competition.Whether that be a tool to manage your …

Small Business

13 Apps That'll Teach You Something New Every Day

Superfood for your noggin.<p>The buzz around "brain-training" apps like Elevate, Lumosity, Peak, and others recently came into question after a 2014 study by the Stanford Center on Longevity doubted the effectiveness of brain games to improve your cognitive abilities.<p>The study concluded that …

25 Things You Would Love To Say At Work

19 Bad Habits You Should Drop Before You Turn 30

Baby, it's time to let go of that bad blood.

Writing Contests: A Cautionary Tale

When I started the Warren Adler Short Story Contest in 2006 I had rather lofty ideas about integrity and fidelity to the goal of resurrecting the popularity of the short story which was in decline. I appointed qualified people, meaning people who were either authors themselves or teachers of …

Writing

MUSE Is a Proven Step-by-Step Process For Crafting Powerful Stories From Scratch

At its core, filmmaking is the art of manipulating image and sound for the purpose of telling a story.<p>Sure, the idea of storytelling may have …

8 Mistakes That Will Kill Your Comedy Screenplay DEAD

Being gifted at comedy always makes people popular. Why? Because no one EVER says, <i>“You know what I need to do LESS in my life?? Laugh.”</i><p>On this basis …

Comedy

15 Amazing Hip-Hop Albums From 2015, So Far

2015 is not even at its halfway mark, and already has proven to arguably be even more exciting than last year. Seemingly, we are living in the era of …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Every Successful Screenwriter Has This Quality by Author Pamela Jaye Smith at Story Expo

<b>STORY EXPO</b> is the world’s biggest convention of writers from all mediums – screenwriters, TV writers, novelists, filmmakers, gamers, journalists, …

12 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about business

The online movie and TV service has a vast cache of business and tech documentaries that anyone with a subscription can watch instantly. The topics range from profiles of great tech innovators like Steve Jobs to deep dives into industrial design.<p>Each of these 12 documentaries offers an entertaining …

Bill Gates

10 Misconceptions about Web Design and User Experience

Web Designs are a way of passing on your thoughts and ideas about a business, product or plan on a web platform. Websites you develop tell a lot …

Did You Love Or Hate The Frigging ‘Last Man On Earth’?

I’ve only spent an extended period of time around a diagnosed pathological liar once, and while I felt sympathy for the poor guy, I also hated him. Everything was a game of one-upmanship, and he wasn’t going to lose. Did you have an attractive ex-girlfriend? Well, his ex- was a total stunner who …

7 Steps To Enable A Creative Culture

Building a creative team – and nurturing the creativity of individuals — is an art and a science. Here in the SAP Design and Co-Innovation Center, we have made it our mission to foster creativity that sparks innovation. Here are seven practical steps to cultivate creativity in your</b> …

The best app for discovering the next big thing just got better

Since its debut a year ago, Product Hunt has quickly evolved into the go-to place for investors and tech enthusiasts to browse the latest products, ranging from viral apps to long-anticipated hardware launches. Like Reddit, people upvote or downvote products in a daily list — a tried-and-true …

The 25 Best Comedies On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: June 19th</b><p>Comedies can be difficult to compare. Sometimes you’re in the mood for something cerebral, and other times you just want to watch people get punched in the nuts. While there are definitely some gems in Netflix’s movie sections, you have to dig through a lot of straight-to-DVD …

20 Self-Help Books To Better Your Life In All Aspects

This list of 20 self-help books is broken down into subjects ranging from dating to business. Find out how each can help you become a stronger person!

How to Brain Hack Your Way to Success

Have you ever driven your car to work in the morning? Suddenly, you are parked at your office, and don’t remember the drive?<p>The entire time you were …

Small Business

4 Inspiring Podcasts That Will Bring Out Your Inner Entrepreneur

<i>By Kate Finley</i><p>Podcasts are back: They are in vogue and they are profitable. While the Great Podcast Renaissance can be traced back to the true crime …

30 tech skills that will get you a $110,000-plus salary

But it's an ever-changing job market. One day a skill is hot and the next it's not.<p>Job site Dice.com recently published its 2015 Salary Survey, which named the highest-paying tech skills.<p>Dice, a tech-job-hunting site, surveyed 23,470 IT professionals in the fall of 2014 to come up with this list.<p>Of …

Apache Software Foundation

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and the Rise of Empathetic Comedy

​The show, inelevating its supporting characters, may also herald a new era for sitcoms.<p>Early on in <i>Mean Girls</i>, Janis gives Cady—a 16-year-old who, having just returned to the U.S. after 12 years in Africa, is unfamiliar with the workings of the typical American high school—a brief guide to the …

TV

How To Make Your Own Damn Shamrock Shake With Only 7 Ingredients

Bye bye, carrageenan.<p>Since its inception in 1970, more than 60 million McDonald’s Shamrock Shakes have been sucked into America’s faces through the hollows of those far-too-thin plastic straws. The Shamrock Shake is minty. It is powerfully green. And it is 820 calories* worth of brain-freezing St. …

4 Inspiring Must-Watch TED Talks for Entrepreneurs

Listening to advice from these four experts will be the best time you spend this week.<p>Have you been to Boston lately?<p>I'm not sure if you've heard, but my very own stomping grounds have become one of the most innovative cities in America!<p>I'm fortunate to live in this place where the start-up …

50 Awesome Meditation Tips for Beginners

Buddhaimonia.It’s officially the Zen for Everyday Life release week, and with the book being just two days away from release (look for it Wednesday!) …

Zen

10 Best Apps to Train Your Brain

Photo: Pond5<p>Whether it’s to focus at work, do better at school, or just stay sharp, there are various reasons for wanting to boost brainpower. But …

This Clever Video App Tackles One Of The Biggest Problems Of Modern Filmmaking

I’d rather not admit how many hours I’ve spent in After Effects, zooming into timelines and squinting my best to drop in keyframes–to mark when a graphic should pop in or a some special effect should start. But a new app, Nutshell, hides this laborious keyframing behind an action we already know: …

5 Ways To Find New Story Ideas

One of the questions authors are asked most often is how they get their ideas. Unfortunately, there isn't a secret idea speakeasy where you can buy them in bulk (or if there is, no one has ever given me the password). There are, however, some steps you can take to generate new ideas when you're …