Erik Bernskiold

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10 Entrepreneurs' Productivity Secrets

Productivity apps have proliferated at the speed of startup conferences and podcasts. 10 entrepreneurs weigh in on the tools and resources they turn to in order to stay productive and centered.<p>Whether you're looking for a productivity app or a podcast to download, most of us ask our network for a …

Going Paperless: How to Automate Your Meetings

<i>This article was written by author and paperless expert, Jamie Todd Rubin.</i>“Meetings are places where minutes are taken and hours are lost.”I can’t …

Productivity

Developing Your Brand in 7 Simple Steps

This article is not just focused on getting high rank with search engines like Google and having a lot of traffic to your site, but rather, it’s …

Stuck In A Rut? These 5 Books Are Just The Inspiration You Need

Crisp fall air, hot cocoa, chunky sweaters, and good reads: Fall is my favorite season for all those reasons. But I most look forward to the influx …

25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

How To Design The World's Biggest Airport Terminal

How do you make an airport terminal that spans 173 acres feel like anything but a monster? Zaha Hadid attempts the impossible in Beijing.<p>Beijing’s new airport is going to be a monster. At 7.5 million square feet, it covers about the same amount of space as 130 football fields put together–all …

How to Maximize Your Networking Connections

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever tasted a martini made by Wayne Gretzky? I have. I don't remember what he put in it, but who cares. When The Great One mixes your drink, it goes down smooth, no matter what.<p>It was the mid-80s in Manhattan. I had just started …

Why does everyone except Google want to build a reader?

I have been baffled by Google’s (s goog) decision in March to euthanize the Google Reader instead of trying to reinvent it for the mobile/tablet age …

Need Fresh Content For Your Blog? Try These 3 Idea-Generating Tips

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Developing story ideas for your blog is a lot like coming up with a business idea: You're bound to come up with a handful of duds that have a few gems sprinkled between. Even the most expert writers experience this.<p>While it's simple …

12 Strategies for Becoming a Sought-After Speaker

<b>Question:</b> How do you break into the world of speaking engagements to grow your brand?<p><b>Question by: Ashley</b><p>Make the Pitch<p><i>“Draw up a list of all the</i> …

How to Get Yourself to Do the Things That Scare the Sh*t Out of You

Often, it’s doing the things that scare us that can make the biggest differences in our lives. Unfortunately, these very same things are also the …

How Working From Home Three Hours on Monday Increases Productivity, Fitness, and Nutrition

I had been struggling. After being abroad in paradise for seven months, adjusting to the grind of New York City was taking it’s toll. I was having a …

Starting Your Own Business — Are You Ready to Be an Entrepreneur?

Becoming an entrepreneur is not the right fit for everyone. Unfortunately, there are many people who find this out when they start a business, and …

Entrepreneurship

Ryanair: Is it really Europe's most punctual airline?

<b>Ryanair has announced record profits this week, and the purchase of 175 new Boeing airliners. It's evidently one of Europe's most successful airlines at present - but has it even so been blowing its own trumpet a bit too much?</b><p>Ever heard the cheerful jingle on a Ryanair plane as it touches down on …

Aviation

Will American's New Boarding Process Work? It Failed At Virgin America

Give American Airlines credit for trying a new method to board passengers more quickly. Airlines constantly tinker with the boarding process, and this time American says it has found a way to cut an average of two minutes from the 40 minutes to 45 minutes that a narrowbody aircraft spends at the …

Former Google UK exec alleges company misrepresented sales to avoid paying taxes

Google and other tech companies have come under fire for exploiting a common tax loophole to book revenues through their Irish subsidiaries, but today <i>The Sunday Times</i> is reporting that a former Google UK executive has evidence of further tax avoidance by his one-time employer. Barney Jones worked …

Does Your Office Say CEO? How to Get Your Office to Work for You

Whether you work out of your home or you’re in a corner office, one thing’s for sure, the way your office looks and works says a lot about you. The …

Entrepreneurship