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How to start down the path of the programmer?

<i>This post was first published on Steemit. You can take a look at it here.</i><p>The journey is long and hard. It's not for everyone. There are many …

How to Set Up Your Own Completely Free VPN In the Cloud

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is a great way to add security to your browsing while also preventing snoopers (including your internet service …

How a Bad Reaction to a Single Negative Review Upended This Entire Company | Inc.com

A wise person once said there are a lot of things you can't control in life, but you can control your reaction to them. And sometimes, you'd better.<p>Hold that thought. Now imagine you're an entrepreneur. (Maybe you are one, so you don't have to imagine.) You came up with an incredible product idea. …

Startups

Career paths are outdated — here's what you should be doing instead

The biggest mistake people make when they actively try to develop their career is to focus on a developing a career path for themselves to follow.<p><b>Why career paths are a mistake</b><p>A career path is a described as a series of jobs or roles that you can take to develop your career. The goal is generally …

We Need to Rethink How We Educate Kids to Tackle the Jobs of the Future

The work of the future will involve humans collaborating with other humans to design work for machines.<p>Our education system was designed for the 20th century. It is largely focused on teaching kids how to retain information and manipulate numbers. It regularly tests these abilities and, if you do …

jobsofthefuture

These are the only 5 financial accounts you really need

Managing your cash doesn't have to be complicated. In fact, it shouldn't be. The more transparent your finances are, the easier it is to see whether …

The 19 Best Exercises For Ab Day

Bored of regular ol' crunches? Add these simple yet effective exercises to your next ab-day routine and you're guaranteed to feel so sore, it'll hurt to laugh.<p>Begin in a plank position. Jump your feet to the outside of your hands, coming into a deep squat and keeping your hands on the floor.<br>• Jump …

I’m the Founder of a Multimillion-Dollar Business: Here’s Why I Owe It All to a Decision I Made at 25.

In a legendary moment during the 1932 World Series, Babe Ruth pointed to the stands to show exactly where he was going to hit a homerun — and then …

2 Essential Rules for Running a Business

The key takeaway here is this: Sales cures all.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Sales cures all.</i> We’ve all heard this before. It means that if you can hire a great sales staff, you'll be ahead of the game.<p>The phrase, however, never really had meaning for me …

Business Strategy

This Intense 40-Minute Workout Will Blast Body Fat

Less than an hour but more intense than anything you’ve ever done.<p>This routine features a protocol known as AMRAP, or as many rounds as possible. It’s a form of density training where you seek to perform more rounds in the same amount of time from session to session. It’s a race against the clock …

5 Mental Biases That Are Keeping You Poor

Keys to overcoming these roadblocks to wealth.<p>Our brains are not naturally wired to make the kinds of decisions that lead to long-term financial …

Personal Finance

Algoriz lets you build trading algorithms with no coding required

Traders who have an idea for a money-making algorithm have two choices: learn to code themselves, or hire a great engineer. But neither of these two options are realistic, especially for part-time traders who don’t have a large bankroll behind them.<p>Meet Algoriz, a startup participating in Y …

Trading

These Types of Employees Are More Important Than Ever. Here's How to Find Them

Competition is getting fierce in every industry as more businesses use data as a competitive weapon. Here's something that even your smartest competitors probably haven't considered.<p>More of today's businesses are using or starting to use data analytics for competitive advantage. The ones who want …

Data Science

Quit Working 40 Hours a Week (and Do This Instead)

It's time to retire the concept of the set workweek, claims this founder.<p>What's the ideal number of hours a person should work each week?<p>Back in the machine age, when a great many workers spent their days on assembly lines, unions fought for a 40-hour week--and researchers backed them up. After …

40hours

Which cloud will give you the biggest bang for the buck?

Cloud benchmarking company Cloud Spectator has the answers you need.<p>After Amazon Web Services' (AWS) Northern Virginia datacenter went casters up, …

Cloud Computing

The 4 Best Apps for Recording Calls on Your Phone

Whether you’re interviewing rock stars, planning an event with folks from work, or just need to get your grandpa’s rants down on (digital) tape, …

The New Housing Bubble - This Unique Chart Proves It

<i>By</i> <i>Brian Kehm</i><i>, Financial Research Associate, The Oxford Club</i><p>The housing bubble burst in 2008...<p>But today, it's back in full force.<p>Home prices are …

You can kiss 10% stock returns goodbye

Maybe you’re expecting the stock market over the coming decade to match its historical annualized total return of 10%.<p>Fuggedaboutit. We’ll be lucky …

Investing

Exactly What To Do While You Wait To Hear Back About A Job

Expert recruiters from Facebook, LinkedIn, and others weigh in on the right approach to following up after an interview.<p>When Joseph Waites* first applied for a new job in early November, he had no idea it would take over a month before he’d hear from anyone. After six weeks, an email arrived to …

20 Ways to Look Younger — Without Looking Like You’re Trying

Your Daily Stretches: #1 Hip Flexor<p>Stiff joints aren’t Inevitable as you age (despite any evidence you’ve seen at family reunions). “Release tight …

The 27 Worst Ways to Describe Yourself

Because of overuse...or, more likely, because they make you sound too cool for the room.<p>When people describe you in certain ways, that's great.<p>When you describe yourself in those ways...um, no.<p>The following words and terms are--for the most part--great when people use them to describe you. Resist …

Charisma

A Ridiculously Simple Tool For Building Products People Love

What do Airbnb, Google, and Snap have in common? They know how to get their products “hired” for the job.<p>I was a late adopter of Snapchat. When it first surfaced in 2011, I didn’t relate to its intended audience of college students who wanted to “chat” with photos that only lasted …

Product Management

How to Validate Your Business Ideas Without Spending a Dime

Here are two extremely cheap (read: free) ways to test ideas.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last night in the shower, you had an ingenious idea for a new business. You rushed to the desk to write it down, with water still dripping down your back. Your [insert …

Entrepreneurship

The 5 Skills You and Your Kids Need to Be Robot Proof, According to Experts

The rise of AI will have a huge impact on your career. Will creativity keep you robot-proof? The answer may surprise you.<p>The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) in machine learning and natural language processing technologies will have a huge impact media, advertising, retail, finance, and …

Artificial Intelligence

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

× It looks like Cookies are disabled in your browser. For the best experience, please enable cookies when using our site.<p>Blocked IP Address<p>Your IP …

The 7 Best Exercises to Sculpt Eye-Catching Abs

A six-pack brings all the girls to the yard… but core strength can change your life. “The core is composed of much more than just the abs,” explains …

Want to Be a Successful Leader? Make This a Top Priority (Most Don't Even Bother)

This will unleash motivation across your whole organization.<p>In my assessment of the healthiest work cultures, I've noticed a trend that can no longer be denied. Leaders in such organizations put the needs of others first, shine the spotlight on their employees, and through it all, the organizations …

Team Building

Family Vacations Have Long-Lasting Impact on Kids' Happiness

According to experts, trips with the fam are the gift that keeps on giving.<p>We just returned from a magical four-day trip to New Orleans with our kids. The days were filled with music, laughter, exploration, and sun, which made coming back to Philly during the dead of winter all the more depressing. …

Parenting

Wall Street Warns Trump Boosters Are Due for a Rude Awakening

Goldman Sachs suggests the market has reached a point of irrational exuberance.<p>After a brief nosedive on the night of the election, markets recovered from the shock that <b>Donald J. Trump</b> would become president of the United States and have mostly shown the former reality TV show host nothing but love …

Disney may have discovered the secret to wirelessly charging a whole room

In between inventing new kinds of Mickey Mouses and keeping the robots in the Hall Of Presidents from achieving sentience, engineers at Disney …