Gary Hardin

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Compound Interest

Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it. He who doesn't, pays it.<p>- Albert Einstein<p>There is nothing quite …

Personal Finance

The makers of Helix Steel say their tiny, twisted fibers can reinforce concrete faster and more efficiently than traditional rebar. But is the rest of the industry ready to believe them?

On Aug. 4, 2015, workers on Manhattan’s East Side unloaded the first truckful of a new kind of steel construction material that would be used for the …

6 Best Vanguard Index Funds for 2018 and Beyond

You can build a well-balanced portfolio with just six mutual funds—but which six and how much should you invest in each?<p>I've spent a good portion of …

Investing

People Judge You Based on These Two Things, According to a Harvard Psychologist

You already know that making a good first impression can go a long way. But forget all the advice you’ve received about dressing to impress or …

7 Books Most Millionaires Read Before They Turn 30

Books are how we learn from people we admire but are unlikely to ever meet.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Reading is one of the best ways to open our minds to different ideas and perspectives. There is so much knowledge that exists in the world. People have dedicated …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

10 things you didn't know your iPhone could do

Whether you received a new iPhone over the holidays as a gift or treated yourself to one, chances are you’re not using your smartphone to its fullest.<p>After all, with many hundreds of embedded features, not to mention a new operating system (iOS 11), no doubt there are some things you had no idea …

Apps

Trump's Bizarre Obsession with Diet Coke reveals major medical problems. What a dozen Diet Cokes can do to your brain!

- Advertisement -<p>Article after article from around the world discusses President Trump using 12 Diet Cokes a day, many analyzing a New York Times …

Harvard Has a Free Online 12-Module Digital Photo Course

Want to learn photography from Harvard? (Yes, that <i>Harvard</i>.) It turns out you can easily do so, even without being a student. The oldest institution …

13 habits of self-made millionaires, from a man who spent 5 years studying rich people

All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their transformation from ordinary to seven-figure status can attributed to "rich habits," …

Self-improvement

CMRA - The Camera Band for Apple Watch

THE CAMERA OF TOMORROW, TODAY.<p>Dual-Camera Band for Apple Watch lets you instantly capture photo and video. Never miss a moment, even video chat …

Apple Watch

Science Says This 1 Basic Personality Trait Leads to Financial Success | Inc.com

What does it take to get (and stay) rich? According to a new study, a surprising quality: a sense of purpose.<p>OK, I get that sounds wishy washy. I was also skeptical when I heard about this "sense of purpose" study.<p>But it seems legit. The psychologists who conducted the study followed more than …

Psychology

12 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Should Do In January

What a year 2016 has been. I hope this year has been a thriving one for your business. Regardless of whether this was a growth year or a stagnant year for you, I think it’s vital to an entrepreneur’s long-term success to spend intentional time reflecting on the past and planning for the future.<p>Here …

Entrepreneurship

Will House Prices Go Down In 2017? 5 Trends To Watch, As Interest Rates Rise And Millennials Move Out

With mortgage rates and home prices rising, the housing market has become more hostile to home buyers in 2016. But in the next year, major factors …

DublDom

You can visit demohouse or ask your question by email com@dubldom.com<p>Together we choose packaging of DublDom, furniture and trim parts.<p>If the …

13 Old-School Tips for New Wave Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The introduction of the cloud for hosting web applications has made it easier than ever to have a new idea, build a new technology and start a new company. Open a major news publication any day and it feels like you'll see a new app or …

9 Things All Successful Lifestyle Entrepreneurs Believe

Let’s face it. Every entrepreneur wants their business to be successful.<p>You’re no exception.<p>Yet <b>80% of businesses</b> fail within the first eighteen …

The 1-Page Financial Plan: 10 Tips for Getting What You Want From Life

Carl Richards is well-acquainted with money-mistakes — not only because of his work as a certified financial planner, but also because of his personal experience.<p>During the last housing bubble, Richards moved to a new city, was swept up by the frothy housing market and bought a $575,000 house — …

Personal Finance

5 Steps to Retiring Wealthy Years Earlier Than Everyone Else

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Retirement planners give the same advice to entrepreneurs as they do to everyone else -- divert savings into retirement accounts like an IRA or 401(k) that invest in mutual funds.<p>That advice is suspect for the average person, but for the …

Why I Shouldn’t Believe in the Resurrection, But Do

In the modern world, it’s become harder to justify believing that Jesus physically rose from the dead. But believing it is an essential part of who I …

Faith

What can you do in Israel that you can’t do in the United States?

ISRAEL IS IN SOME WAYS very similar to the United States, and in other ways, very different. The perception of Israel in the US is almost of a …

Israel

Steve Blank Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Posted on April 23, 2018 by steveblank<p><b>A version of this article appeared in the Harvard Business Review</b><p><i>Elon Musk, Alfred Sloan, and entrepreneurship</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Why We Prefer Founding CEOs – Andreessen Horowitz

“You’re just a rent-a-rapper, your rhymes are minute-maid<br>I’ll be here when it fade to watch you flip like a renegade”<br>—Rakim, <i>Follow the Leader</i><p>When my …

Why Founders Fail: The Product CEO Paradox – Andreessen Horowitz

If I knew what I knew in the past<br>I would have been blacked out on your a**<br>–Kanye West, Black Skinhead<p>Because I am a prominent advocate for founders …

Ask A VC: Lightspeed Ventures’ Bipul Sinha On How The Enterprise Sales Model Has Changed

On this week’s Ask a VC show, Lightspeed Ventures’ Partner Bipul Sinha joined us in the studio to field reader questions and talk about enterprise investing.<p>Sinha, who has led investments in Nutanix and PernixData among others, talked about how the enterprise sales model has changed over time. …

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

Jack Dorsey On Entrepreneurship: It's About Building Ideas, Not Companies

In a interview with Bloomberg television, Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey admits that he never wanted to start a company or be an engineer or a programmer. Rather, he had “an idea and decided to pursue it.” The result is, as we all know, the development of two popular services that have …

Twitter’s Innovator’s Patent Agreement Goes Into Action For ‘Pull To Refresh,’ Jelly And Lift Will Adopt The Framework

Last year, Twitter announced something it called the Innovator’s Patent Agreement (IPA), which would keep patents in the hands of the designers and engineers that came up with the technology behind them. What this agreement serves as is a promise to only act on a patent for “defensive purposes.” …