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How I Funded Full-Time Travel

One year ago, my husband and I quit our lives of "normality" and set off for a yearlong around the world trip. The question we received most often was, "how did you afford it?" I want to respond with everything they're thinking, "We sold our kidneys, won the lottery, and then had mom and dad bank …

Personal Finance

Want to Raise Really Smart Kids? Science Says Do This | Inc.com

Parents are always trying to find the next big trend in parenting--and for good reason, too. They want to know how to be better parents, how to raise healthier and more successful children, how to interact with their kids in this dynamic landscape of advanced technological discovery, and so on. But …

Kids

This little-known Google app will pay you to do simple surveys on your smartphone

Rather than charging you to use things like Google Search or its mobile operating system Android, it provides them free of charge, then makes most of its money off the back of advertising revenues.<p>But one of Google's apps goes one step further — and actually <i>pays you</i> to use it.<p>Google Opinion Rewards …

Apps

5 Scientific Ways to Better Your Brain This Weekend | Inc.com

Your brain is your biggest asset. Invest in it.....starting this weekend.<p>Science dictates that rest is crucial to brain function. So many of us power through the weekend, catching up on projects we missed during the week. This can cause burnout / exhaustion, and actually impede creativity.<p>So! I've …

Humanity

How to Hack Your Hormones So You Can Sleep Better, Gain Muscle, and Have More Sex

Science says you can control your chemistry. Here’s how<p>Think of your body as a Fortune 500 company. There are layers of management, countless systems that must work together seamlessly, and tons of goals that occasionally conflict.<p>In other words, it’s complicated. Thankfully, you don’t have to …

Wellness

The Neuroscience Of Why Running Clears the Mind

Fans of running claim itis great for the mind as well as the body. Recent research agrees.<p>Sure, running is a good way to stay fit and healthy, but many fans of the activity claim to be hooked not just because of its physical effects, but also because of it's mental ones.<p>Some say it builds …

The Brain

The Drones Report: Research, Use Cases, Regulations, and Problems

BI Intelligence<p>The fast-growing global drone industry has not sat back waiting for government policy to be hammered out before pouring investment and effort into opening up this all-new hardware and computing market.<p>A growing ecosystem of drone software and hardware vendors is already catering to a …

Drones

The surprising destinations where tourism boomed in 2015

The fastest growing by % increase in tourist arrivals<p>The following 10 countries saw the sharpest increase in visitor numbers during 2015, compared with the previous year. The figures come courtesy of the United Nations World Travel Organisation (UNWTO). Some countries have not yet returned data for …

Top 10

Don't fear the oil price crash - unless it heralds the beginning of a global downturn

Cheaper oil should provide a massive stimulus to the global economy, unless the commodity is getting cheaper for the wrong reasons<p>No one watching the past week’s oil price moves could be more smug than a Scottish unionist. As the price of Brent has plunged, many will be glad that Scotland did not …

Here's How You Develop a Successful Business Idea

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

Entrepreneurship

World Faces Olive Oil Shortage

Prices for Spanish olive oil are approaching an all-time high as hot weather and disease harm the country’s harvest.<p>Last week the cost of Spanish …

Inflation

3 Questions That Reveal Your Entrepreneurial DNA | Inc.com

<b>"...being an entrepreneur isn't just something you do; it's something you are."</b><p>You can't just take a blood sample and determine if someone has the DNA of an entrepreneur. Still, I'm convinced from decades of observation and interaction that being an entrepreneur isn't just something you do; it's …

Entrepreneurship

6 Golden Rules of E-Marketing Your Small Business

Do you own a small business? Are you operating on a fixed budget? Do you aspire to reach a global market? If you answered yes to each question, E-Marketing (online marketing) maybe perfect for your business! At the most basic level, E-Marketing enables you to build relationships with clients and …

Marketing

Airbnb 'sleep in their beds' campaign branded 'creepy'

The room-letting service published a number of statements on Twitter this week that it hoped would illustrate the appeal of living like a local in a new place, but ended up just freaking people out.<p>Go look through their windows, so you can understand their views.— Airbnb (@Airbnb) July 14, 2015<p>“Go …

Iran's homegrown treasure: the spice that costs more than gold

<b>(CNN) —</b> It is the most expensive and sought after spice in the world, commonly known as red gold.<p>At $65 per gram for the highest quality crop, Saffron can cost even more than the precious metal. Its value has been kept permanently high by labor-intensive harvesting methods that require around …

Chamber of Commerce

About Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

Built on a hillside where a continent ends, two oceans collide, and the smallest of the world’s six floral kingdoms flourishes, the lodges of …

South Africa

5 Management Mistakes Almost Every New Entrepreneur Makes

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many people seek entrepreneurship because it allows them to be the boss. You get to make all the business decisions, from general company strategy and positioning to the management of your human resources. It’s an appealing position on …

Entrepreneurship

Authorities want collision avoidance tech to be a standard car feature

A lot of automakers have been developing crash avoidance systems for years, but the technology hasn't made it to most vehicles' feature list yet. The National Transportation Safety Board wants to change that: in a report released today, the agency has recommended for collision avoidance tech to be …

Qatar's property owners could get 'burnt' in Fifa World Cup scandal

The risk of losing the 2022 World Cup could burst the local property market<p>Property investors in Qatar could be “burnt twice in less than a decade” if the country was to lose the right to host the 2022 World Cup as the Fifa scandal unfolds, experts have warned.<p>Property prices and land values have …

6 Lies They Teach in Business School

This story appears in the May 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Connections. Community. Mentorship. Immersion in management theory, market strategy and financial forecasting. A big, fat résumé boost.<p>The benefits of getting a business degree are multifold. But as many MBAs and their undergrad …

Entrepreneurship

7 questions you should ask a startup CEO during a job interview

<i>This article is part of DBA, a series on Mashable about running a business that features insights from leaders in entrepreneurship, venture capital</i> …

Tesla’s $3,000 Powerwall Will Let Households Run Entirely On Solar Energy

You almost certainly associate Tesla with cars — very cool cars — but the company has an even grander vision beyond that. Today, CEO and founder Elon Musk unveiled ‘Tesla Energy’ — a new business arm that is focused on ending our dependence on grid power and switching instead to solar energy.<p>The …

Tesla

21 Tips for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At age 15 I started a clothing company with a friend's scanner and sold T-shirts to my peers at school. I parlayed that money and started a mobile detailing business.<p>I've been an entrepreneur for as long as I can remember.<p>I've had …

Entrepreneurship

Why Amazon paid for 2,000 employees to take classes in things like airplane mechanics and nursing

Rarely do you see the CEO of a $180 billion company care much about its warehouse workers.<p>But Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos takes a pretty unique approach in providing career help to its employees at the company’s fulfillment centers, where Amazon‘s orders get packaged and shipped.<p>Since 2012, Amazon has …

4 Entrepreneurs Behind Billion-Dollar Companies Share Their Secrets to Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The other day, I had the opportunity to attend an event where four founders of billion-dollar companies were speaking in a round-table format discussion.<p>Todd Pedersen is the founder of Vivint, a home automation company based in Provo, …

Entrepreneurship

5 things to do if you let a customer down

Our product marketing manager was seeing some issues within our application the first few days of February 2015. At the end of the first week he called me to talk about it.<p>“Something weird is happening,” he said. “Our activation rate fell by almost half!”<p>Our product, PandaDoc, is a document …

New LED Lights Are Stopping Insects Before They Bite Us And Give Us Diseases

Less blue light may mean fewer mosquitoes–and fewer infections.<p>Insects are attracted to light, but not to all types of light equally. It happens that when you put out different parts of the light spectrum, the little critters are less interested in invading your home and causing menace.<p>That is the …

How to manage the new workplace

The world of work is an entirely different landscape from just 10 years ago, and it is no revelation to say so. Even basic elements such as the hours and location of work have altered dramatically.<p>As workers are increasingly expected to be always responsive and 'on-call', the 9 to 5 is no longer …

The Workplace

Five Signs Your CEO Is Incompetent

The longer you stay in the business world the sharper your instincts get, especially if you survive a snakebite or two. Once a particular snakes bites you, you’re unlikely to get bitten by the same type of snake again.<p>On a job search, a young person focuses his or her energy on pleasing the …

Leadership

One French investor has an unbelievable 'magic ticket' that is turning him into a billionaire without any risk

That man is Max-Hervé George, who is the subject of an amazing FT Alphaville piece, and his deal with a major insurance company may be the best in the world.<p>When George was 7 years old his father bought him a life-insurance contract that allowed him to switch his investments based on their market …

Stock Markets