Lina Zhukova

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10 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Never Tolerate

Successful people expect more from themselves and from those around them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Successful people do things differently. If you study those who excel in business, you’ll find a whole litany of common characteristics. These traits help put them …

Self-improvement

42+ Times ‘Stupid Cat Drawings’ Made Everyone Laugh With How Accurate They Were

Cats come in all shapes and forms. Even liquid. Documenting them all, an Instagram account called <i>DailyPurrr</i> is creating "stupid cat drawings on [a] …

Drawing

Why Alibaba Is More Profitable Than Amazon

Alibaba and Amazon are in the right business at the right time. And they both have their own formulas of success that have delivered hefty returns to their stockholders.<p>Alibaba shares have gained 63.97% in the past twelve months and 146.15% over the last two years, while Amazon’s shares have gained …

eCommerce

The Best Winery Restaurants In America

The Restaurant at JUSTIN, Paso Robles, CA<p>Over its more than 35 years in operation, this Central Coast winery, once named <i>Wine Enthusiast</i>’s “Winery of …

grilled cheese

What Is Tax-Loss Harvesting and Why Should You Care?

Selling an investment at a loss seems counter-intuitive. The whole point of investing is to make money, after all.<p>However, as any investor with the …

Retirement

22 free things to do in New York City this summer

1/<p>View the Statue of Liberty from the Staten Island Ferry<p>A proper tour of the Statue of Liberty will cost you $30 or more, but the wallet-conscious …

Staten Island

24 Grocery Stores That Are Straight-Up Living In The Future

Um, my grocery store needs ALL of these things.

Grocery Stores

The 6 Best Free Online Artificial Intelligence Courses For 2018

A basic grounding in the principles and practices around artificial intelligence (AI), automation and cognitive systems is something which is likely to become increasingly valuable, regardless of your field of business, expertise or profession.<p>Fortunately, today you don’t have to take years out of …

Machine Learning

Ten Things To Remove From Your Resume -- Immediately

Dear Liz,<p>I was contacted two weeks ago by a headhunter, “Adam.” He wanted to talk to me about a job opening he’s working on with a well-known employer in our town.<p>I talked to Adam by phone and then I sent him my resume. Unfortunately, it didn’t work out. Adam told me a few days later that the …

Employment

The Theranos Con

This past week Theranos laid off all but a sliver of its workforce. This marks a sad event for a medical technology firm whose board once included prominent people such as Henry Kissinger, George Schultz, Larry Ellison, and the country’s current Secretary of Defense General Jim Mattis. Moreover, …

Theranos

There's a secret code behind flight numbers — here's how to tell what it means

There is a reason for everything in the aviation industry. From "pilot slang" to meal assignments for flight crew, practically everything must fit into a standardized code.<p>And the numbers and letters you see on your boarding pass are no random combination. Every airline uses a specific system to …

Flying

Dress For Success: A Guide To Getting The Business Casual Look Right

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Dress codes: are they in or out of fashion? Dress codes may seem like a formal and outdated concept, but they can be useful to follow and needn’t be …

5Tips For Finding The Next Bitcoin, Ethereum, And Ripple

Bitcoin, Ehereum, Ripple, Litecoin, and a few other high visible cryptocurrencies have made early investors very rich, very quickly. And they could make many more investors rich, provided that they continue to rise at the recent feverish pace that parallels big lottery Jackpots.<p>But that’s unlikely, …

Cryptocurrency

How to Create a Successful Startup Website

For a startup company, having a website is crucial. The modern business world is very web-driven, and having a startup website may be the only way …

UI Design

6 Non-Coding Digital Skills To Boost Your Resume

6 Non-Coding Digital Skills To Boost Your Resume<p>Updated November 13, 2017<p>Do you fear the thought of writing a line of code, but are dying to get a …

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

6 Brilliant Productivity Hacks From 6 Brilliant Entrepreneurs

Jeff Bezos, for instance, uses the "two-pizza" rule. Whatever is that? you ask. Read below to find out.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Productivity hacks are shortcuts, tricks or strategies that help you get more done in the same amount of time. We all know some of the …

Here are Warren Buffett's most valuable investments

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has made nearly $2 billion on its investment in Apple.<p>The conglomerate bought more in the third quarter just as the stock, with the rest of the tech sector, continued to hit new highs.<p>Many of his other investments aren't doing too badly either, to say the …

Robots aren't just taking our jobs, they're creating them – here are 21 weird jobs humans will have in the future

However, all is not lost, the group also predicts that there will 21 million new jobs created as a direct result of new technologies. To head off some of the fear and help prepare for the future, the organization came up with 21 jobs they think will materialize over the coming years.<p>"We wanted to …

Successful CEOs Use These 5 Hacks to Always Stay Productive | Inc.com

It's no secret that startups are hard. To be successful, it can require unending mental and physical energy, superhuman patience, and a massive demand on the most important resource of all: your time.<p>It's no surprise, then, that I hear many professionals say that they are always too busy, …

Time Management

Bartenders reveal why they judge anyone who orders shots of top-shelf liquor

Bartenders can discern a lot about a person from what they order. And shots are an especially telling request.<p>"When you go for shots, I think 'trouble,'" a bartender in New York with eight years of experience told Business Insider.<p>Or, as another bartender in the US Virgin Islands put it, "Shots …

Liquor

5 things mentally strong people don't do

Branding For Small Businesses Made Simple

There’s a lot of content out there that is written to help small business owners do their own marketing, but it’s often written by marketers who are adept in things like analytics, content marketing, and technical jargon. It may be written using terms you don’t understand and business processes …

Marketing

Learn a Computer Programming Language Online for Free

It's Never Too Late to Learn How to Program<p>Many new graduates find frustration in today’s job market as employers increasingly focus on hiring …

The Big Money Mistakes We Make With Our Kids

Here are some of the most common mistakes parents make, and how you can avoid them.<p><b>Big Mistake #1</b>: <i>Believing That Your Kids Must Have What Other Kids Have</i><p>Whether you call it a temptation or a trap, many parents talk themselves into believing that their kids should have what their friends or peers …

Kids

Here's How Amazon's Jeff Bezos Makes Great Decisions, Super Fast | Inc.com

Amazon is a remarkable company. It's no surprise that it was built by a remarkable mind.<p>The brilliance, philosophy, and quirks of founder and CEO Jeff Bezos are deeply baked into Amazon, which is what makes his pronouncements about his approach to business so fascinating. Each utterance offers …

Jeff Bezos

The 25 cheapest cities in Europe for a weekend break

The study looked at the total amount of 12 holiday items, such as a three-course meal with a bottle of wine for two, two nights' accommodation in a three-star hotel, travel and sightseeing costs, a cup of coffee, and a bottle of beer.<p>The Post Office crunched numbers for each city using currency …

European Travel

The 5 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make When Going From Employee To Self-Employed | Inc.com

<i>By Beth Doane, managing partner of Main & Rose.</i><p>Thinking about leaving your cubicle for the thrills of the startup world? So have 27 million other people like you. The good news is that there are more resources now than ever to help you find success when making this leap. The bad news is that just …

Entrepreneurship

How to Get Actionable Data from Google Analytics in 10 Minutes

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Google Analytics.There aren’t many free, intuitive programs that give you the kind of super-valuable …

Analytics

10 Steps to Starting a Side Business While Working a Full-Time Job

We are living at a time of unlimited potential. Never before have we experienced such a rapid growth in the number of young entrepreneurs who’ve …