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Jojoba Oil Vs. Coconut Oil

You’ll find both jojoba and coconut oils in skincare products. Jojoba oil mainly is used as a skin or hair conditioning ingredient. Coconut oil is …

Top 10 Carrier Oils for Homemade Beauty Products

Top 10 Carrier Oils for Homemade Beauty Products<p>Updated on February 28, 2016<p>Understanding Carrier Oils<p>Making beauty products in your kitchen is fast …

How to make sure you’re buying truly organic skincare

Louise, a cruelty free blogger (looweezbx.blogspot.co.uk) asked me an interesting question – <i>“X label themselves as organic, do you know if they are</i> …

How to “Get into Tech” If You’re Not an Obvious Fit

Everyone wants in on tech, not just engineers. Here’s how to “break in”—and stay in<p><b>I’m in my 60s.</b> I don’t code. In college exams, I was one of those …

Dot-Com Bubble

Top 5 startup hubs of the future--and they're not in the U.S. | Inc.com

1<p>Gateway to a Megamarket<p>Dubai • United Arab Emirates<p>Gateway to a Megamarket<p>Only the kingdom of bling would kick off a recruiting drive for entrepreneurs with a $1.5 billion "innovation hub." Announced last fall, this mammoth expansion of Dubai's Internet City is poised to be the launchpad for a …

Startups

5 Things to Know About Doing Business in Tallinn

With favorable tax policies and a tech-savvy populace, it's little wonder that the tiny country has been dubbed 'E-stonia.' Here's the lowdown on doing business in the former Soviet state.<p>With a population of around 1.3 million and a chilly perch on the Gulf of Finland, Tallinn probably isn't the …

Peter Thiel

This simple orange grid offers everything you need to know before you start a company

Creating your own startup can be overwhelming at times, but luckily there's a new directory called Startup Stash that contains everything you need to know, all in one place.<p>The first thing you'll notice about Startup Stash is the simple grid layout that makes finding resources and tools exceedingly …

Cutting Up the FounderÕs Pie

The FoundersÕ Pie Calculator<p>Several weeks ago, we took a look at the foundersÕ pie. I noted that frequently the founding team divides 100% by the …

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How to Manage Equity in Your Startup

As a young entrepreneur, there are many things to consider when launching a startup.<p>While the majority of your focus should be spent strengthening and growing your business, you also need to focus on equity. This is especially true as your startup matures and you begin bringing on investors.<p><b>Think</b> …

Startups

How a series of humiliating events led to one of the fastest-growing startups EVER

As the cofounder and CEO of Zenefits, today he's a Silicon Valley golden boy, a major success story.<p>Zenefits could be the fastest-growing cloud company <i>ever —</i> and in terms of revenues, too, not just freemium users.<p>"We launched in May 2013 and by the beginning of 2014, (8 months later) we were at a …

The Simple Way Every Great Entrepreneur Succeeds

While every entrepreneur is different, all successful entrepreneurs have one trait in common.<p>Entrepreneurship is hard, both physically and emotionally. Fatigue, doubt, stress, despair--along the way, every entrepreneur struggles with those feelings.<p>So how are entrepreneurs willing to face the …

Snowshoeing

One of Pinterest’s most important acquisitions happened because of a Stanford class and a dinner party

The class delved deep into large-scale social networks studies —research which was still relatively new — and professor Jure Leskovec was breaking ground.<p>"It was the coolest subject ever and Jure was super bad-ass," Chou says. "He was very young but had already written around 20 papers."<p>Chou loved …

How to Publish on Wattpad

Connect with Us<p>How to Publish on Wattpad<p>We’re always looking for new ways to share our words and ideas with the world and as writers, we also love to …

What’s Apple Planning for the Future of Books?

Source: Thinkstock<p>With services like Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited and Apple’s iBooks taking off, it’s becoming a more and more interesting question: How …

eBooks

Eileen Gittins Builds Blurb To Make Book Publishing Easy And Affordable

<i>A Series Of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape.</i><p>Did someone say that print is dead? Nonsense, contends Eileen Gittins. The Silicon Valley entrepreneur is betting that there’s still a big and growing market for books—yes, the kind made of paper—when customers …

3 Rules Of App Design, According To Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer

The ex-Googler and current Yahoo CEO spells out three rules anyone can use to make an app better.<p>A new book about embattled Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer reveals her three rules of great app design. Written by Nicholas Carlson, <i>Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo!</i> details everything from Mayer’s …

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I was forced into a long distance relationship and it was terrible so I made an app to make it less terrible.

Last spring — four years into my short-to-normal distance relationship — my girlfriend got an offer for a dream job in Los Angeles. Unfortunately, we …

12 CEOs Say How They Expect People To Prepare For Meetings With Them

We reached out to some high-profile CEOs to get their perspective on what they expect out of a meeting. One common theme is being clear on what you want to achieve in the meeting. Also, don't babble.<p>From being prepared to bringing energy, knowing your numbers or keeping it short and sweet, here are …

These are the questions one writer says can make you fall in love with a stranger

What if, instead of stumbling into it as a result of chance or fate, we actively choose it?<p>In 1997, State University of New York psychologist Arthur Aron tested the idea that two people who were willing to feel more connected to each other could do so, even within a short time.<p>The experiment is …

The 20 Most Beautiful Apps Of The Year

We think the most beautiful apps of the year use color creatively, simplify otherwise annoying experiences, and spark our imaginations with fantastic game environments. They feature a strong attention to detail, along with a smart overall design that matches the function and feel of the app.<p>These …

A Huge Store With Nothing For Sale, A “Girls Only” Mall, And The Future Of Physical Retailing

Offline shopping is ready for its Uber moment.<p>Imagine a mall that caters only to teenaged girls. How about a mall where every second storefront is a restaurant, bar, or café? Or imagine a mall that’s just a gigantic display room, where you can’t actually buy anything.<p>Farfetched? These malls already …

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