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US-China trade: 24 hours that escalated the fight

After a brief lull in the skirmishing, the trade battle between the United States and China is escalating once again.<p>In the last 24 hours alone, the United States dealt a potentially crippling blow to a big Chinese tech company, Beijing hit out at a major American export crop, and President Donald …

China

More than 50 years of U.S. mass shootings: The victims, sites, killers and weapons

The places change, the numbers change, but the choice of weapon remains the same. In the United States, people who want to kill a lot of other people most often do it with guns.<p>Related<p>The number of U.S. mass shootings depends on how you count<p>Public mass shootings account for a tiny fraction of the …

Guns

How Learning To Tame Your Monkey Mind Is The Secret To Managing Stress

Last week, I wrote about how entrepreneurs can take advantage of the brains neuroplasticity to change the way they respond to stress.<p>The response I received from that article was overwhelming, with entrepreneurs from all over the world reaching out to learn more about confronting stress in their …

Mindfulness

Mr. President, Mexico Has Paid for Your Wall Many Times Over

US relations with Mexico are chilly these days, but what else is new? The US has abused its neighbor for most of two centuries, including one of the …

Three incredible pieces of marriage advice I've never forgotten

I recently got into a brief argument with my wife over something totally minor. In the moment, however, it felt like it was a huge deal. Pride has a way of converting little offenses into major ones.<p>After we stopped bickering about the issue, I was still stewing inside, getting more and more …

Marriage

Use These 5 Steps to Quickly Become an Expert in Anything | Inc.com

If you are going to run a business, you need to be an expert. An expert is really just someone who is trusted enough to lead. To be trusted enough to lead others and to lead innovation requires ability, results, andconfidence. If you are not an expert, no one cares what you think, and no one will …

Self-improvement

Feng Shui Your Kitchen: Tips for Optimizing Positive Energy in the Heart of the Home

The kitchen has long been considered the heart of the home, and in feng shui, this is no different. In fact, a feng shui kitchen symbolizes health, …

Home Decorating

It Only Took This Instagram Co-Founder 1 Sentence to Provide the Perfect Cure for Procrastination | Inc.com

Everyone at least occasionally puts things off. Everyone at least occasionally avoids doing things they need to do. Everyone, at some point, procrastinates.<p>And everyone who procrastinates <i>hates</i> the fact they procrastinate -- especially when they put off things they actually enjoy doing or, more …

Procrastination

How a Laid-Off Computer Engineer Built the Most Successful Product on Amazon | Inc.com

This is a story about initiative, opportunity, true success--and just maybe how it can inspire you to do something similar yourself.<p>Nearly a decade ago, when Robert Wang was 44 years old, he was laid off from his job. He'd dreamed of working in artificial intelligence, but this was the height of …

Computer Science

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers | Inc.com

<i>Thank You for Being Late</i> by Thomas L. Friedman; recommended by World Bank president Jim Yong Kim and Martin Ford. Amazon calls it "a field guide to the 21st century."<p><i>Success Through Stillness</i> by Russell Simmons and Chris Morrow and; recommended by Serena Williams. The hip-hop mogul on</i> …

Books

The Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Give Them These 10 Things | Inc.com

Think about someone who made you believe in yourself -- someone who saw more in you than you believed was possible.<p>How did they inspire you to stop settling and start reaching for what is possible?<p>They <i>gave.</i> They gave generously. They gave selflessly. And they didn't expect anything in return. …

Self-esteem

Sash Replacement Kit: A Little-Known Fix-It for Bad or Broken Windows

Did you know that instead of investing in expensive replacement windows you can buy something called a sash replacement kit? Yes, you can bypass the …

Instagram Founder Kevin Systrom's 5-Minute Cure for Procrastination | Inc.com

Five minutes doesn't seem like enough time to accomplish anything of real importance. That's why, when we have these little scraps of time to spare, we often just throw them away on social media or cat videos.<p>But according to Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom, five minutes is actually all the time …

Procrastination

Whether or not you become incredibly successful comes down to the simple choices you make

If you want world-class success, you need to make world-class choices. Most people do not make world-class choices. Hell, most of the time they don't even make good ones.<p>As a result, their lifestyle is not world-class. They're overweight, unhappy, and stuck. They're broke, dating people they don't …

Motivation

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet To Writing Your First Book

My first four books were so bad, so arrogant, PUKE!And then I wrote and published 18 books. The first six were bad. Maybe more. Maybe first …

Writing
Marketing

3 Stocks That Could Be Life-Changers

Looking for a few stocks that offer big-time profit potential? Take a look at these three businesses.<p>We Fools believe that picking stocks is a …

Investing
Self-improvement

Here’s Your Definitive Guide to 2017 Dining Room Trends

Shop a similar look: Tulip Chairs | Platner Armchairs<p>In recent years, formal dining spaces have experienced a plunge in popularity. While it once was …

Home Decorating

Brilliant zero-energy air conditioner in India is beautiful and functional

New Delhi-based Ant Studio made a zero-electricity air conditioner to combat the brutally hot summers in India’s capital. Built for a DEKI …

India

How to Spend a Day in Montmartre

Montmartre brings to mind numerous beautiful clichés: The perfect Parisian café, Moulin Rouge, and, of course, countless scenes from Amélie. It's hard to shake those romanticisms when you first arrive in Paris's 18th arrondissement, up the long and colorful climb from the Abbesses metro stop. Why …

France

How to Start Your Own Business Using Any 1 of These 12 Marketing Skills | Inc.com

Maybe you want to start a business. But maybe you don't want to quit your full-time job -- at least not yet. You're trying to find a side hustle, but you're not sure where to start.<p>If you have marketing skills, the following is exactly where you can start.<p>This a guest post from Jake Kurtz, a media …

Marketing

This stylish single family home exudes happiness

Modish facade, hip design, nearly 3230 square feet of chic living spaces and a light & airy interior—all this perfectly describes the house that …

13 Expert Tips to Help You Build Your Instagram Following

Instagram influencers give their best advice on how you can follow in their footsteps.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Instagram has recently undergone dramatic changes in the way it operates recently. On the positive side, you can now post pictures that aren’t square, …

Photojournalism

20 Truths About Billionaires That Nobody Understands

The world has billions of people but only a few billionaires.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Successful individuals are known for sharing similar habits such as waking-up early, saving, providing value to others, and taking calculated risks. But, sometimes the person or …

Bill Gates

Remove Trump From Office Before He Removes Us from Earth

At what point is it fair and necessary to ask if this man, who was handed power by a minority of voters, is fit to wield it?<p>Did Donald Trump really …

How to Become the Best in the World at What You Do | Inc.com

It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. You know exactly what you want to do, but there are endless obstacles in your way.<p>There is so much competition -- thousands or millions of people competing to do exactly what you want to do.<p>How do you get out of the rat race?<p>How do you advance …

Motivation

Houston contractor builds her own charred-timber residence designed by Suyama Peterson Deguchi

The owner of a construction company in Houston has collaborated with Seattle architects Suyama Peterson Deguchi to create a Japanese-influenced home …

Dining Rooms

How to Build a Multi-Million Dollar Business (Without Inventing Anything at All) | Inc.com

Spoiler alert: most of today's top companies are based on old ideas. Uber is a modern twist on the taxi industry; Airbnb has done the same with hotels. Tesla's electric vehicles are just another incarnation of a centuries-old idea. And yet the founders of these companies are heralded as the most …

Inventions