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Amway boss defends direct selling, touts 'Made in the USA'

Amway surpassed Avon Products (AVP) in 2012 to become the world’s largest direct-selling company, thanks to a steady, drama-free international …

Obama dicta la mayor regularización de inmigrantes en tres décadas

El presidente de EE UU anuncia un reforma provisional sin la aprobación del Congreso<p>Cinco millones de inmigrantes en Estados Unidos dormirán desde …

7 Simple Social Media Moves That Work | Inc.com

Before he started to dole out social-media advice for entrepreneurs like you at <i>Inc.</i>'s recent GrowCo conference in New Orleans, Dave Kerpen, chairman of Likeable Media and now founder of offshoot Likeable Local, had a few things he wanted to get out of the way.<p>First, he said, social media is not …

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9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

10 Apps That Are The Next Best Thing To Being In Space

Most of us won't ever visit space. But space has been brought to us, in the form of images and data collected for years by spacecraft, satellites and …

Black hole bends light, space, time -- and NASA's NuSTAR can see it all unfold

NASA's black-hole hunting telescope has captured a cosmic battle between dark and light.<p>NuSTAR, formally known as the Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array, has observed a supermassive black hole's gravity tugging on X-ray light that's being emitted near that black hole.<p>That light is getting …

NASA Is Helping To Build Supersonic Passenger Planes

NASA scientists are working on the next-generation of supersonic jets, that hopefully will one day carry passengers.<p>Ever since Concorde was …

3 Books That Will Help Change The Way You Think About Sales

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What is it about the word sales that makes some of us so uncomfortable? As entrepreneurs, especially in startup mode, you’re going to need to get a handle on selling.<p>The truth is you’re constantly selling yourself and your business, so …

3 Steps to Move through Adversity | Inc.com

Adversity is not reserved for daytime soap operas and reality TV shows. Even the most fortunate have experienced adversity of some type: loss of job, health problems, failed relationships, disappointments at work, financial difficulties, death of loved ones, etc. I intentionally used the word <i>move</i> …

Why It’s Worth Making Time for This Lengthy Morning Ritual | Inc.com

When business owners go looking for productivity boosters, they're generally thinking of small changes that can help them squeeze more essential business tasks into their days. In other words, tricks and techniques that will speed up their work. But what if the truth was that in order to reach …

8 Tips and Tricks for LinkedIn Power Users

You have hundreds of connections, stacks of skills and endorsements, a killer review of your experience and a flattering but professional headshot. …

6 Tips For Creating a Better B2B Marketing Campaign (Infographic) | Inc.com

Business-to-business online marketing is an evolving science, thanks to the rise of new tools like video and podcasts. What's more, social media's role is becoming increasingly important.<p>While the tactics for effective B2B marketing strategy may change, there are some fundamental principles that …

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It's Time to Let Go of These 7 Work-From-Home Myths

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many people want to work from home. Few know how to actually make it work.<p>Working from home isn’t glorified playtime. It isn’t a chance to goof off. For the successful, it’s an opportunity to do what you love and reap the benefits of …