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Can't Code? 4 Tips for the Non-Techie Young ‘Trep

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether during lunch time conversation in the dining hall or late night talks with my roommates, it seems that everyone has a big idea for a tech startup. Unfortunately, few people possess the technical chops required to bring their ideas …

Computer Science

Russia is corrupt, but its markets are bargains

LONDON (MarketWatch) — It is a long time since anyone harbored any illusions about the Russian President Vladimir Putin. It is has been clear to …


15 Grammatical Errors that Make You Look Silly

We’re big advocates of conversational writing that’s engaging, persuasive, and fun. So that means it’s perfectly fine to fracture the occasional …

矛盾下的统一,一鸣惊人的 ROAR 视觉识别系统是怎样炼成的 | 理想生活实验室 - 为更理想的生活

给你一夜纸醉金迷的视觉美梦,《了不起的盖茨比》里的设计故事 | 理想生活实验室 - 为更理想的生活

第一次看到电影版《了不起的盖茨比》原声歌单的时候,热爱音乐的 Soffee 同学就激动得手舞足蹈:Jay-Z、Beyonce、Lana Del Ray、Florence+The Machine、The XX、Sia……可怕的全明星阵容让 Soffee 立马找来小说原著重温剧情,并有了专门去香港看电影的计划。上周末,金钟太古广场 AMC 影院,这个看起来有些疯狂的计划终于得以实现。<p>早在电影公映之前,我们就可以从铺天盖地的宣传海报和预告片中窥见《了不起的盖茨比》里的华丽与奢靡:无论是海报中艺术装饰风格(Art Deco)的花纹还是令人目眩神迷的场景设计,都有着强烈的视觉冲击力。而当一切以 3D 的 …

The Importance Of Understanding The Demographic Profiles Of Your Target Market

You have laid all the groundwork for your product, implemented penetrative marketing strategies and even reduced your price points to rope in more …




How To Be A Real Leader - Even When You're In A Fake Environment

I just read a post here on Forbes, Is Authentic Executive Presence an Oxymoron? The author, Kristi Hedges, says, in effect, <i>“I hope not, and I don’t think so – but it’s tough.”</i><p>I agree. It <i>is</i> hard to be authentic as an executive: there are many forces pushing you to be guarded, even deceptive; to …

Inside the Brain of a Leader

Can neurological rewiring boost leadership skills?<p>Do great leaders have distinctive brains? Yes, says David A. Waldman, a management professor at Arizona State University. Since 2005, Waldman and his colleagues have been studying the neurological patterns of successful entrepreneurs and senior …

The design team at Synthesis recently installed Chelsea Workspace - a custom home office for a private personal investment advisor. Constrained by both budget and space, the design team at Synthesis enwrapped a series of prefabricated CNC milled birch plywood ribs atop all the necessary features any home workspace should include: a desk, sliding and hinged storage units, a printer and paper shredder, concealed paths for wires and cables and recesses for lighting - thereby eliminating all unnecessary clutter. font The Cool Hunter (o

Why Getting Comfortable With Discomfort Is Crucial To Success

In an increasingly competitive, cautious and accelerated world, those who are willing to take risks, step out of their comfort zone and into the discomfort of uncertainty will be those who will reap the biggest rewards.<p>When I first left my parents’ small farm at eighteen to move to “the city” for …

The Most Important Elements of Your Business Plan

Whether you’re training for a marathon or have a dream of taking your business public, one of the most essential tools to success is writing down …

Small Business

走近日营收 240 万美元的创业公司 Supercell

最早听说 Supercell 的名字,是通过一家新加坡的创业企业 Nonstop Games,其 CEO Juha Paananen 表示自己有一个很牛掰的兄弟 Ilkka Paananen,后者是 Supercell 的 CEO。对于不居住在欧洲的人们而言,Supercell 的名声并不响亮。作为一个企业,Supercell 成立时间不过两年;作为一个游戏厂商,它的名下只有两款游戏。

12 Tips For Increasing Productivity

Productivity is the combination of intelligent planning and focused efforts. Staying productive at work or at home can be a challenge. Every time the work day ends, odds are that you are not satisfied with what you have accomplished. Productivity can be continuously improved, but here are some …


Intoxicating Design: 29 Wine Cellar And Storage Ideas For The Contemporary Home

Wine cheers the sad, revives the old, inspires the young, makes weariness forget his toil, said Lord Byron. While we do not claim to be world class …