Keven Hempel

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8 little things that can help you cope at work when you're struggling with your mental health

If you're someone who deals with mental illness, it can be hard to cope with its impact publicly. Work is not only a public place but one that requires professionalism. When your mental illness is triggered at work, knowing how to react can be extremely challenging.<p>While it's difficult, being …

How Developing My Personal Brand Let Me Leave My Corporate Job

I used blogging and social media to launch a new career.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ten years ago, I was doing the one thing I'd spent my whole life working toward: I was a practicing attorney. I'd been unable to find a job in sports as an attorney, but I …

Entrepreneurship

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Podcast: From a $50 Consulting Gig to Millions of Website Visitors, How 'The Points Guy' Turned His Idea Into a Booming Business

In our latest episode for 'Problem Solvers' Brian Kelly opens up about what it took to turn his idea into a huge success.<p>4 min read<p><i>Introducing our new podcast,</i> Problem Solvers with Jason Feifer<i>, which features business owners and CEOs who went through a crippling business problem and came out the</i> …

Entrepreneurship

How Augmented Reality Is Going to Transform Ecommerce

Amazon and Apple are stepping up their AR efforts. You should be too.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Imagine never running out of out coffee at home again. When you wake up, you know exactly how many grounds you should pour in the filter, what the precise …

Augmented Reality

10 Business Ideas for Making Extra Money After Work

A steady paycheck is financial stability. Add a second stream of income and you're taking your first step toward wealth.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you already earn a steady paycheck and need some extra cash, an evening side job might come in handy. …

Small Business

3 Reasons You Should Use Facebook Live to Grow Your Business

If you're considering make the jump to live video, then Facebook Live could be a great fit.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's 2017, so you probably know about the emphasis on video content. Businesses all over the world devote large portions of their …

Facebook Live

The Future of Design Education is... No Design Education

The modern designer has a breadth of human experiences, not degrees.<p>Have you ever seen a door and have been unsure whether to push or pull? Or worse, have you ever pushed a door that was meant to be pulled? This classic design error--the Norman door-- was named after Don Norman, who explored the …

Design

The Real Secret to a Successful Marriage That Isn't "Don't Go to Bed Angry"

Between dating and marriage, Nikki Pennington has been with her husband for quite some time. The couple fell in love as teenagers and have been married now for 11 years. After frequently being asked about the secret to their success, the blogger behind Grief to Hope decided to lay it all out there …

Marriage

Whole Foods’ staff designed those meat logos on their own — Amazon didn’t tell them to

Hamburger Neue.<p>Chances are you’ve seen that Amazon meat logo from Whole Foods screaming across the internet.<p>Here’s how it came about.<p>First off, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos didn’t commission an LA Whole Foods meat department to sculpt an Amazon logo out of ground beef to commemorate its $13.7 billion …

Whole Foods

Create a Video Blog Vlog or Start A Podcast?

We’re in the midst of digital content overload as we have more channels and types of content to consume than ever before. I’m asked almost weekly by …

Facebook Live now supports 4K streaming for 360-degree video

You can also watch 4K streams in virtual reality<p>Today, Facebook announced quite a few updates to its 360-degree live video platform to make it more accessible to both creators and viewers. Most notably, you can now view live-streamed 360-degree video on Facebook in up to 4K resolution, helping …

District to give Facebook Live tours of aging schools for bond proposal

Longview Public Schools officials will use Facebook Live to host a series of virtual facility tours beginning next week. The live videos are part of …

What My Dad Taught Me, A Millennial About Respecting My Elders! - C

Raine Magazine presents... Behind the Raine. How does food, fashion, and adventure fit into...<p>BizTV and C-Suite are introducing you to two very funny …

Generation X needs to save America from millennials

Though one of its own sits yet again in the White House, the baby-boom generation, 78 million strong, is finally preparing to depart the scene. …

Demographics

Facebook Now Lets You Take 360 Photos From Within App

<b>You can also use them as cover photos. The feature is rolling out worldwide.</b>Being able to publish 360° photos on Facebook has been a great way to …

How to Direct 360° Video

<b>Google’s YouTube Creator Academy shows us the finer points in 360° video production.</b>Last year Google’s YouTube Creator Academy gave us the low-down …

Easily Animate Your Own Movies In VR With Mindshow App

<b>The highly anticipated animation software finally launches on SteamVR for the low, low price of FREE.</b> Virtual reality has seen an extensive and wide …

This AR-enhanced globe would be a fun addition to any iPad-equipped classroom

Geography is cool, whatever the kids say. In fact, the only thing cooler is augmented reality. So what if I told you there was a gadget that combined these two cool things into one?! It’s called the Orboot, and it actually looks like it would be a lot of fun, provided your classroom is nice enough …

funaddition

What Was There? - An Augmented Reality Activity

My bicycling club has a route that goes past some neat local history landmarks. One of those landmarks that most people miss is the site of the old …

How Augmented Reality is Revolutionizing Museums, Schools and Jobs

While still at its infancy, AR is dramatically changing the way we learn, get inspired and train.<p><b>Barcelona, 2015. As I queue to visit</b> <b>Casa Batlló</b><b>, one</b> …

Are Your Emotions a Personal Choice? How to Stay Resilient in Any Situation

You can be the person who, even during the toughest times, can find success and happiness.<p>We've all heard of this confusing paradox before: someone who seemingly has nothing is happier than the next person who has everything.<p>Just as we hear stories of the wealthy and privileged actually being …

Self-help

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Is the Latest Executive to Take Parental Leave (and More Will Follow)

Zuckerberg's setting a good example, but the bar could be even higher.<p>Earlier this month, Facebook's founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, announced that he would be taking paternity leave following the birth of his second child, using two of the four months Facebook policy provides. While Zuckerberg …

The Workplace

UPS is developing virtual reality tech to train its drivers

UPS drivers preparing to get behind the wheel will soon be using virtual reality to do so.<p>The company’s new VR training program will be rolling out next month at nine of the company’s training facilities, simulating some of the uncertainties and challenges of delivering packages on city streets. …

Virtual Reality

Choosing the Right Podcast Topic (It’s Harder Than It Sounds)

<i>By Kerry Gorgone, {grow} Contributing Columnist</i>I recently hosted a seminar on podcasting for MarketingProfs that examined how to start a podcast. …

Video series on Facebook are already driving higher engagement, which is a good sign for Facebook Watch

People would rather watch multi-episode video shows and other serialized programming than one-off videos, publishers are finding, which bodes well …

Social Media

Disney taps augmented reality for 'Star Wars' toy event

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co will send "Star Wars" characters into the realm of augmented reality next week to draw fans into stores as they release new merchandise tied to upcoming movie the "The Last Jedi," the company said in a statement on Thursday.<p>Starting at 12:01 a.m. PDT (0701 …

The Secret to Happiness Is 10 Specific Behaviors

Despite happiness being a primary human motivation, only one in three Americans say they're very happy.<p><i>Listen to this song while you read</i><i>? It's a beaut.</i><p>***<p>Despite happiness being a primary human motivation, only one in three Americans say they're very happy.<p>Several years ago in an interview with …

Happiness

Meet the solar-powered electric motorhome we've all been waiting for

Tesla and Cummins are making waves right now with their new electric-powered semi trucks, but one other long-range vehicle has yet to make a …

Clean Energy

Blogging Is About Showcasing Your Thought Leadership

This may not come as a big surprise to you, but people buy from people. Yes, even though we’ve never been so technologically advanced and inundated …