niusha s

113 Flips | 17 Magazines | 5 Likes | 8 Following | @freakmathers | Keep up with niusha s on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “niusha s”

10 Style Ideas to Steal From This Beachy, Airy Retreat

The New World Order

Outside of the Western world, a handful of cities are fast becoming important global business players. Some of their home countries are recognizing that power and seek to create a multi-polar world that isn't so reliant on the U.S. and Europe. These are the power cities outside of the core …

11 Futuristic Kitchen Gadgets That Will Change The Way You Cook

These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.<p>These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.

9 Famous Shoe Designers Recreate Cinderella’s Glass Slipper

This March, Disney is releasing a live-action remake of everyone’s favorite fairy tale about uncomfortable women’s footwear. To generate hype for <i>Cinderella</i>, starring Cate Blanchett and Lily James, Disney recently asked nine celebrated shoe designers to create their own interpretations of the famous …

Salvatore Ferragamo

5 Lame Excuses for Not Starting Your Business

Get these weak-minded excuses out of the way and you'll soon have the courage to start your dream business.<p>In my experience, there are two types of people in this world 1) those who have started their own businesses, and 2) those who want to start their own business but keep finding excuses to put …

Entrepreneurship

Everything You Need To Know About 2015's Weirdest And Wackiest Health Trends

A few years ago, if you told your friends that you were drinking charcoal, going to 7 a.m. raves and drinking bone broth, they probably would have looked at you like you were crazy. There's no doubt that these activities still seem a little strange, but they're also considered healthy (at least by …

Spotlight: Personal Growth Expert Fabio Angeleri

MagMaker / February 9, 2015<p><b>My name is</b> Fabio Angeleri and <b>my medium is</b> personal growth.<p><b>My love of</b> meditation started when I was around 22 during very …

The Best Industries for Starting a Business in 2015

These eight sectors are hotbeds of opportunity for entrepreneurs with the foresight and motivation to take advantage.<p>The old adage that timing is everything in business is incomplete. When it comes to launching a successful startup, the other crucial ingredient is identifying a new, untapped market …

Public Sector

The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

Good morning! Welcome to 2015. Here's what you need to know for Friday.<p><b>1.</b> Iran's deputy foreign minister, Hossein Amir Abdollahian, said in an exclusive interview with Reuters that Saudi Arabia is making a mistake by not taking action to prevent the continuing slide of oil prices, which is going to …

5 Social Brands That Defy Best Practices

Breaking the rules make sense for Zara in this case, because its social channels are merely acting as an avenue to lead shoppers to its site, where the content has the appropriate context.<p>The enigmatic Facebook posts are sparse on purpose. The goal is to grab the user’s attention and get them to …

11 Spectacular Rooms from Around the World

Spaces in France, Morocco, and more.<p>From a natural, open-air porch in Kenya to a glamorous Moroccan bathroom, these inspiring spaces have global style.

Interior Design

5G visionaries make a head start on the internet of things

The creation of the first truly global mobile network represents a huge opportunity for innovators, says patent attorney Dr John-Paul Rooney<p>With the 5G mobile network set to launch in 2020, the UK’s brightest minds are poised to drive innovation, championing new hardware and technologies that will …

Norway’s New Passport Is Frame-Worthy

When it comes to government-issued documents, Norway is totally killing it this year. A couple months ago, they hosted a design competition to redesign their bank notes, and the result was a series of new bills that are beautiful, abstract representations of the sea. Now they’ve done it again with …

Top 10 Happiest Cities

vacation

Entrepreneur's 10 Most Popular Stories of 2014

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As 2014 winds to a close, it seems the perfect time to stop and reflect on the stories that truly resonated with our audience this year. While individual topics ranged from tips on boosting daily productivity, to methods for …

Entrepreneurship

15 Things You Don't Need To Apologize For (Though You Think You Do)

How many times have you said to yourself that you’re going to do something but you end up not following through with it because you weren’t motivated …

A List of Goals Is Not a Strategy

Let’s say you’re getting together with other managers and employees to develop your organization’s or unit’s strategy. No matter how much discussion and enthusiasm you bring to the task, you’re likely to emerge with a list that looks like this:<p>Growth<br>• Superior operational outcomes through efficient …

Are You the Next Great Thought Leader of Your Industry?

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Throughout history, whether during the Industrial Revolution or the Information Age, paradigm shifts gave way to new patterns of thinking and operating.<p>Today people are just realizing the implications of the cognitive overload …

Leadership

The 4 Types Of Entrepreneurs -- Which Are You?

I read an interesting book called “Entrepreneurial DNA” by Joe Abraham, the founder of BOSI Global, an operating partner to venture-backed and owner-operated companies. The book is based on Joe’s study of over 1,000 entrepreneurs. The research confirmed the discovery that all entrepreneurs are not …

3 Things Holding You Back From Getting Started

Sometimes the hardest part of your venture is the simple act of getting yourself going.<p>Ideas are a dime a dozen. It doesn't matter if you have the best idea in the world for a business or any other endeavor, if you can't turn it into a reality. The only thing that really matters for any project or …

Entrepreneurship

10 Effective Strategies for Boosting Your Efficiency and Productivity

<i>Image Credit:</i> Pixabay.<p>Whether you're in Australia, England, or America; blue-collared, white, or pink, we've all got 24 hours to work with. Success comes down to what we're able to do in those hours. While every entrepreneur would love to keep the sun from setting and adding hours to their day, …

20 Most Inspiring TED Talks Of All Time You Should Not Miss

No. of views: 117,643<p>Message: Isabel Allende gives an incredible perspective on how to live your life. Regardless of how old you are, you have the …

How to Raise Your Kids to Be Entrepreneurs

<b>This post originally appeared on BrandMentalist.com</b><p>Being an entrepreneur takes guts, another level of courage, and a total different mindset.<p>The earlier you learn, the better -- as cited in developmental psychology.<p>During the first five years of life, the brain develops more rapidly than during any …

10 Unexpected Ways To Work Smarter, Not Harder

Success comes down to what we're able to do in those hours. No entrepreneur can keep the sun from setting or add hours to their day, but there are strategies that will help maximize work habits and productivity.<p>Here are 10 strategies for efficiency and effectiveness:<p>"If you wait until the last …

Will Power

10 Amazing Winter Island Escapes

If you lived through last winter’s polar vortex, you know that one needs an arsenal of coping mechanisms. On the plus side, the freezing weather is a great excuse to binge-watch your favorite TV series, to splurge on a cozy parka, and to indulge in hearty soups. But after the fifteenth snow storm …

This Tiny Cardboard Battery Is Like A Vitamin For Your Smartphone

Having trouble keeping your smartphone charged throughout the day? Designer Tsung Chih-Hsien has created a Red Dot Design Award-winning concept for a tiny cardboard capsule that could juice up your phone. It’s called the Mini Power. You just choose how much battery time you need–two, four, or six …

Rechargeable Batteries

How to Change Your Mind to Change Your Life: Why You Need a New Personality to Make a New Personal Reality

I'm admittedly a personal growth junkie. I've read all the books, and I regularly listen to teleseminars and webinars that teach me how to live meaningfully and mindfully, how to truly tap into the power of my authentic being, how to meditate, how to actualize my potential...you get the idea.<p>It's a …

The Photographer's Guide to Self-Promotion

Have you ever been told by your parents “Don’t talk about yourself too much; people won’t like you!” or “Don’t show off!”? Talking too much about …

The 19 best drone photos of 2014

The sky is the limit when it comes to creative uses of drones for photography — see for example Dronestagram or the <i>National Geographic</i> magazine …

This London Bar’s Cocktail Menu Is A Gorgeous Pop-Up Book

A good cocktail isn’t just about the taste, or the alcohol content. It’s the peacock tail of drinks: it’s all about the look and the flair. That’s why a description or even a picture can’t do a well-designed cocktail justice. To properly get a feel for it, you’ve got to see it in 3-D.<p>That’s what’s …

Cocktails