Marc Hawkins

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Want to Make a Difference in Someone's Life? This Takes Less Than 1 Minute, but the Impact Lasts Forever

It only takes a few minutes, but the impact on another person could last a lifetime.<p>Want to make a huge difference in another person's life? Make them feel like they belong.<p>Plenty of people don't feel like they belong. Take employees. No matter how welcoming and new employee friendly the company, …

How I Built an $18 Million Company With No VC Funding – and How You Can Too

Taking on money can mean your mistakes are bigger. Growing organically can save you from yourself.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everywhere you turn, there's talk about startups making it big. Airbnb may be the next tech unicorn. Brave raised $35 million in under 30 …

Entrepreneurship

It Took Elon Musk Just 3 Minutes to Give the Best Business Advice You'll Hear Today

This short interview with Tesla CEO Elon Musk is packed with valuable lessons.<p>Elon Musk has emerged as one of the world's most popular entrepreneurs. As the guiding force behind Tesla, SpaceX, and OpenAI (among a host of other companies), he's confronting some of the world's biggest challenges …

7 Ways to Remain Motivated Even if Everything Is Falling Apart Around You

I was told I would never walk again.<p>Let's not sugarcoat this. Life can be a royal pain in the ass. One day you're on top of the world and the next you're scrambling to find your next dollar.<p>At some point we all experience this roller coaster ride known as life.<p>I've had a couple setbacks in life. …

22 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Said 1 Thing Separates People Who Achieve From Those Who Only Dream

While this sentence is one you might not expect from Steve Jobs, it is one that all of us can -- and should -- say.<p>Steve Jobs set extremely high expectations. He challenged other people to work harder, work longer, and do <i>more</i> -- sometimes more than they thought was possible.<p>Jobs was ... well, let's …

This One Exercise Has Helped Me Build 2 Multimillion-Dollar Companies in Less Than 24 months

What got you to where you are today will not get you where you want to be.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago, I found myself nearly $1 million in debt. Today, I have two multimillion-dollar companies to my name. I've come a long way, but as I look back I …

Entrepreneurship

Having ADHD made me more successful — here’s how you can, too

Having ADHD is paradoxical. There are amazing highs and soul-crushing lows. You can be on top of the world, while secretly sure you can’t accomplish …

Athletic Apparel

Will Vladimir Putin reveal aliens are here? The 'real reason' why Donald Trump won't do it

Aliens have been working alongside the US and other world governments since at least 1947, when the infamous Roswell UFO crash happened in New …

How to Build a Profitable Side Hustle While Working Full Time

Follow these four steps to make your side hustle a success.<p>Dreaming of becoming your own boss? You're not alone. Tons of people wish they could quit their job and work for themselves, and some are even making it happen.<p>Today more than ever, working from home and starting your own business is a …

Small Business

I'm 27 and I've saved $200,000 — here are the 7 best pieces of advice I can give you about money

When I was 16 years old, I hung up my hard hat after another brutal day digging ditches under the Texas sun. That day was special, because it was payday, and I'd finally have enough money to pass $500 in my bank account.<p>By the time I was 18, that $500 had grown enough to start investing in the …

Personal Finance

How One Man Annihilated His Debt And Is Helping Others Do The Same

They say to set your goals high, but what about paying off your student loans in one year?<p>If that sounds crazy, try this on for size: One student loan slayer managed to do it — without earning a six-digit income.<p>Here’s the story of what dedicated goal-setting, focused budgeting and strong-willed …

How to Live Warren Buffett's Life in Its Entirety

Warren Buffett, the Oracle of Omaha, has made himself into a household name through legendary investing techniques that have amassed him a $77 …

I retired at 34, and I don't care how much you love your job — I think everyone should plan to retire early

The longer I've been retired, the more I'm convinced that everyone should pursue financial independence.<p>I felt trapped while working, and that feeling kept growing as everyday started to look the same.<p>Now, I don't necessarily know what I'll be doing the next day, week, or month. But every day I …

The Big Bang Wasn't The Beginning, After All

The Universe began not with a whimper, but with a bang! At least, that’s what you’re commonly told: the Universe and everything in it came into existence at the moment of the Big Bang. Space, time, and all the matter and energy within began from a singular point, and then expanded and cooled, …

Universe

How to watch every Marvel movie and TV show in the perfect order

You've probably seen most of Marvel's films, but what about the TV shows?<p>If you're like me, that is to say a continuity junkie, timelines are very important to you -- but timelines in the world of comics and movies can be more than a little confusing.<p><b>Editors' note, July 1, 2018:</b> <i>We can confidently</i> …

How to build your own Super NES Classic Edition

The Super NES Classic Edition is almost everything we could have ever asked for — except that it only plays about 20 games and you'll have to wait …

How to watch every Marvel Cinematic Universe film in the right order

What Happens When a Person Has an Epiphany?

The entire industry of puzzle gaming is held up on the joy of problem-solving and the endorphin rush that is felt when a player suddenly figures it …

‘Follow your passion’ is wrong, here are 7 habits you need instead

It’s common wisdom. Near gospel really, and not just among young people and founders. Across generational lines, sentiments like those from Steve …

37 Things You Probably Do Wrong Even Though You're Supposedly an Adult | 22 Words

Most days you probably just go about your business of peeling bananas or closing bags without giving a second thought to how you actually go about …

Mas Updates and Installs Mac App Store Apps From the Command Line

Mac: In order to manually update any apps you download from the Mac App Store, you have to open the app, click the download tab, wait for it to …

Colbert’s ‘Hobbit’ takedown of the Trump administration is the stuff of legends

A chaotic first few days of the Donald Trump administration has left much of the country reeling.<p>But late night host Stephen Colbert still managed to …

Mobile App Development Lifecycle Guide that Every Developer Should Bookmark

When it comes to mobile app development, every step ofThe post Mobile App Development Lifecycle Guide that Every Developer Should Bookmark appeared …

Apps

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12 Movies Drastically Improved By A Director's Cut

by Spencer Coriaty<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>It seems that almost every movie that's packaged as a Blu-ray or DVD is treated to an "Extended Cut" or "Unrated" …

Blade Runner

I Quit My Job When Apple and Google Helped Me Start an Online Business

Four years ago I was a member of the beige army, working in a full-time job as a manager in a software company in Dublin, Ireland.<p>I was a cog in a much larger wheel. I did my job well and played my part in the larger company goals. But it was an ongoing low level nightmare.<p>My job involved working …

Car Hacking Really Is For Dummies With This Sexy (And Free) Software

Craig Smith does car hacking as safely as possible.<p>The softly-spoken security researcher doesn’t take risks like cutting cars’ power on public roads, as executed on a Jeep by researchers last year. Indeed, he warns against such stunt hacking, something he tends not to partake in. Yet Smith is one …

San Francisco

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Summarized in a Hilariously Crude 60-Second Animation

If you haven’t seen <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> yet, why bother? Just troll the entire world by saying you were too busy or that <i>Star Wars</i> is just …

Edward Snowden's OS of choice gets a major update

If you still assume you don't forfeit the right to privacy by going online, there are very few truly secure OS options. The best one might be the Linux flavor called Tails, recommended by none other than Edward Snowden. Its encrypted apps include email and messaging clients, a web browser, and of …

Linux