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Doing This for an Hour Each Week Will Make Your Business More Successful

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

25 books that every entrepreneur should read

We spoke with wildly successful entrepreneurs and VCs like Mark Cuban and Peter Thiel and pored over years of interviews with star founders to find the books that every aspiring entrepreneur should read.<p>Here are their top recommendations.<p><i>Bianca Male, Aimee Groth, Richard Feloni, Natalie Walters,</i> …

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How to Make a Bug Out Bag (B.O.B.) or Long Term Survival Kit

Introduction: How to Make a Bug Out Bag (B.O.B.) or Long Term Survival Kit<p>About: Viva La Pluto More About AngryJosh99 »<p><b>Introduction</b><p>In this …

4 Lessons From Shinola

Shinola founder Tom Kartsotis spoke with the entrepreneurs of Chicago's 1871 incubator about how he brought manufacturing back to Detroit.<p>Tom Kartsotis and his brother Kosta built Fossil from scratch into a global lifestyle brand and public company with 14,000 employees. They started in 1984 …

Haute Dogs

We're calling it: Hot dogs are the new hamburger. The ballpark staple has graduated to the big leagues, appearing on the menus of venerated …

Meet America's Biggest Beer Company (It's Not What You Think)

Chicago-based <b>Reyes Beverage Group</b> is officially the <b>largest beer distributor in America</b>. According to Crain's Chicago, Reyes Beverage Group just acquired Gold Coast Beverage Distributors — the largest beer distributor in Florida — which means the group is now larger than Anheuser-Busch InBev.<p>Gold …

World Cup 2014 squads

Full lists of all Fifa World Cup 2014 squads for all 32 countries and teams competing in Brazil this summer<p>All 32 countries have named their squads for the 2014 <b>World Cup</b> in Brazil.<p>There were late injuries, surprises and plenty of unhappy players. But who will triumph and who will go home early?<p>Have …

This Enormous Rolling City Is Designed To Re-Plant The Desert

One potential answer: An enormous mobile oasis that roams over drylands planting seeds. The Green Machine, originally designed by Malka Architecture …

FDA rules make it nearly impossible for beer makers to give their grain to farmers for feed

Joe sez, "There's a new FDA rule that will make it nearly make it financially impossible for small craft brewers to give their grain away to farmers …

Burn, destroy, wreck, kill

In 1859, an American farmer in the Northwest shot and killed a pig that was on his land. The pig belonged to an Irishman, who demanded $100 in repayment. Instead, the two men feuded for years, a squabble that escalated into an international conflict that eventually led to both American and British …

Crazy currency: The more I report on Bitcoin, the weirder it gets

Op-ed: Despite a year of reporting and Bitcoin's insane rise, I'm happy not to own any.<p>The first time I ever heard the word “Bitcoin” was back in …

Ask a Cicerone: What People Get Wrong About Beer

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>This week, we asked our crew of beer experts to sound off about people's misconceptions about beer. What myths and assumptions drive them crazy? Here's what they had to say...<p>"Even though the craft beer movement has …

Champions League draw pits Arsenal against Bayern Munich in last 16

Arsenal and Manchester City paid a heavy price for finishing second in their Champions League groups when they drew Bayern Munich and Barcelona respectively in the last 16 of the competition.<p>The other English clubs, having topped their groups, have, on paper at least, been handed easier ties. …

'Tips for Jesus' mystery man strikes again — for $5,000

Business News<p>The $111.05 New York restaurant receipt includes a $1,000 tip and the words "god bless!" scrawled across it.<p>The handle @tipsforjesus is stamped next to an illegible signature.<p>In recent weeks, similar tabs have popped up in restaurants from coast to coast and even in Mexico, with tips …

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Wonderfully Witty Animal Comics by Liz Climo

If you're on Tumblr, you may already know the name Liz Climo. She's the artist whose funny comics get thousands (and even tens of thousands) of notes a day as people share her witty works with the world. By day, she's an author and animator for the hit show <i>The Simpsons</i>. By night, she turns into one …

What's New in Beer at the Great American Beer Fest

<b>I could hear the horror</b> in my mother's voice when I told her I drank 49 beers the previous night. "How is that possible?" she gasped. "Are you all right?" She calmed down when I explained that they were 1-ounce pours, so that's only, like, four beers. Still, after four days at the 31st annual Great …

Airbnb's New Headquarters Include Actual Models Of Airbnb Apartments (PHOTOS)

With Americans spending twice as much time at work than they do on household activities, it stands to reason that office spaces are getting more and more glam.<p>There's Jessica Alba's kid-friendly headquarters, Jonathan Adler's quirky office space and, of course, our very own New York City digs.<p>The …

The Craft Beer Market Has Exploded, And Now Brewers Are Worried About A Collapse

In the immortal words of Homer Simpson: <i>Mmm, b-e-e-e-r.</i><p>Jen Kimmich sighed at the chaos. She knew what they'd come for. They'd been arriving every Monday for the past two-and-a-half years, more every week, to the point where they now crowded the parking lots of the nearby Phinne nail salon and the …

That Swedish Bitcoin Mining Company Has Sold $28 Million-Worth Of Its New Mining Hardware

Background: Bitcoins are mined by computers unscrambling blocks of "hashes" or complex strings of numbers and letters. This tends to be an expensive and labor-intensive proposition — the fastest miners now cost thousands of dollars, and they eat up lots of electricity and manhours of setup.<p>We …

Meet the Robot Mule Google Is Now Making for the Marines

Yesterday Google announced, via the New York Times, that it had bought Boston Dynamics, a robotics company that specializes in amazing machines that …

Maple Pisco Sour

<i>You'll no longer have to buy a plane ticket to get in on the cocktails at Seattle's Essex: Owners Brandon Pettit and Molly Wizenberg (a.k.a. Orangette) will be sharing their favorite recipes with us, every other week. Drink up, people.</i><p><i>Today: An impressive garnish, a delicious seasonal drink, and</i> …

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The Most Disruptive Companies In 2013

They work hard, concocting wild ideas and products that can take entire industries by storm. These companies are executing on big ideas that are driving profound change by challenging conventional markets and making incumbent companies completely re-think their strategies.<p><b>Go-Pro: Creating a</b> …

Where to Eat & Drink Near Dragon*Con

– MOUTH

<b>We’re shutting our Mouth for a moment</b><br>while we chew on some big changes to the site.<br>But we’ll be opening our Mouth again soon!

A Death at Tough Mudder

THE WIND WAS BLOWING hard at noon on Saturday, April 20, when Avishek Sengupta and his five teammates gathered near the starting corral of the 2013 Mid-Atlantic Tough Mudder. Part of a throng of more than 13,000 obstacle racers who would hit the course in staggered waves that weekend, they sang the …

100% Mobile Event App Adoption Is Easy. The One Tactic That Really Works

Join over 60,000 subscribers that use EventMB to stay on top of How to's, Trends & Event Technology.<p>Editor, <b>Julius Solaris</b><p><i>This is a sponsored post by</i> …