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Project Management for Humans

<b>A note from the editors:</b> We’re pleased to share an excerpt from Chapter 6 of Brett Harned's new book, Project Management for Humans, available now …

Project Management

Quiz: Which of These 7 Personality Traits Do You Share with the World's Richest People?

Possessing the same characteristics of extremely rich and successful people is half the battle.<p>Multibillionaire Warren Buffett once said, “Of the billionaires I have known, money just brings out the basic traits in them. If they were jerks before they had money, they are simply jerks with a billion …

Personality

The 7 Top Skills You Need to Be Good at SEO

At the core of every SEO campaign is at least one person calling the shots. Does he (or she) have what it takes?<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re interested in transitioning to a career in SEO (search engine optimization), or you’re currently an SEO …

Communication Skills

Study finds Humans Have 27 Emotions

You're not the only one who feels all the feels.<p>Scientists used to think people had six basic emotions: happiness, sadness, anger, surprise, fear, and disgust. But if that seems like an oversimplification to you, the authors of a new study in the <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences</i> …

7 secrets that will make you build good habits

Building good habits can be hard. Real hard. Nearly half of dieters give up within a week.<p>Forty percent of dieters quit within one week and more than …

3 TED Talk Lessons Aspiring Entrepreneurs Should Watch

From dealing with failure to knowing how to price my services, I've found these gems worth a listen for running my business.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are currently over 46,700,000 results on Google for “advice on entrepreneurship.”<p>Yes, it seems as …

Business Strategy

To Succeed You Must Become a Knowledge Junkie

The first step to solving most problems is figuring out what you don't know and then learning it.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A junkie can be defined as anyone suffering from an addiction. I’ll be the first to admit, I exchanged one addiction for another. …

Selling

8 Lucrative Careers You Can Start From Your Own Couch

The internet has given us the amazing opportunity to start highly fruitful businesses from the comfort of our own homes.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you interested in working from home? Or better yet -- work while traveling around the world with a …

Small Business

3 Technological Innovations that Could Revolutionize Meditation Practice

<b>Almost a century ago</b>, H.G. Wells predicted that “It is quite possible that in contact with western science, and inspired by the spirit of history, …

Will Doctors On-Demand Disrupt the Health Care Industry?

A bundle of new startups are attempting to disrupt the healthcare market by providing "on-demand" services. Pager, one of the most recent apps to join the game, will send a doctor or nurse to your house at the touch of a mobile button.<p>More and more, people are foregoing the headache of an ER or …

Health Care

7 Startups That Are Owning the Data Game

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Big data is big business. The first quarter of 2015 was the most funded big data quarter since 2000, with $13.4 billion being given out in 1,020 deals.<p>Want to see who came out on top of this lending spree? Here are seven …

Machine Learning

Doctors like EHRs even less than they did five years ago

Whereas it's relatively safe to generalize that most technologies improve with each new iteration and user feedback yields changes that customers …

These 7 small changes could add 12 years to my life

pedrosimoes7 via Compfight cc<p>I'm going to live to 86 years old, and if I change my current habits and lifestyle, I can add 12 years more.<p>Of course I …

3 Ways To Create Smarter, Connected Healthcare

As the world becomes more connected, organizations will create and capture less and less value in traditional ways.<p>Emerging technologies have already made a significant impact, creating an economic environment that is far more connected and open, simple and intelligent, fast and scalable.<p>Consumers …

12 Things to Eat for a Flatter Stomach

Bye, bloat.<p>There's no shame in showing off your midriff in a bikini or crop top — ever. But it doesn't feel good to bare your belly when you're uncomfortably bloated.<p>Common culprits are constipation, fluid retention, and gas from swallowed air and the byproducts of digestion, all of which are easy …

Skipping breakfast makes you fat, yes. Not exactly

Researchers at a New York City hospital several years ago conducted a test of the widely accepted notion that skipping breakfast can make you fat.<p>For …

Online therapy is growing incredibly fast — here's why that matters

Ten years ago, smartphone apps didn't even exist.<p>Now, there are over 100,000 health apps in the iTunes and Google Play stores, and in September 2012 …

When You Don't Have a Ride to the Doctor's Office

Many low income people in urban and suburban areas struggle to find reliable transportation. The result is missed appointments and poor illness management, even when care is readily available.<p>Around midnight on a rainy Saturday two summers ago, a 60-year-old man wandered into the waiting area of …

The Doctor Won't See You Now

Only three in ten enrollees in Obamacare’s exchanges report being satisfied with their health coverage, according to a new poll from the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions.<p>Among the primary reasons for these poor numbers? Many exchange policies limit patients’ choices of doctors and hospitals in …

Foods to Never Eat for Losing Weight

<b>Foods to Never Eat for Losing Weight</b><p>When you are really trying to lose your weight, you must never eat certain foods. Yes, the bad thing is that most …

Science says your “gut feeling” isn’t a metaphor

The brain’s powers are a little overrated. To keep your body going, you don’t need a functioning brain, but you do need something to provide energy. Enter the gut.<p>We may not give it much thought—because, literally, it happens without conscious thought—but the process of extracting energy from food …

Neuroscience