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The New Entrepreneur's Bible

It’s been more than ten years since Guy Kawasaki wrote his classic guide to entrepreneurship, <i>The Art of the Start: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything</i>, and a lot has changed. We’re in an era dominated by mobile devices, Big Data, and social media. Great ideas no …

Entrepreneurship

United Airlines Is Changing Its MileagePlus Program: Winners And Losers

For the vast majority of United Airlines passengers, it’s about to get a lot harder to earn mileage points. As previously noted on this site, starting March 1, United is following its competitor Delta in changing its frequent flier program.<p>Instead of earning points based on mileage flown, as under …

Why I Spent One Week And Thousands Of Dollars To Attend Startup Grind 2015

I am typing this from the second floor of the historic Fox Theater in Redwood City, California, where I’m attending Startup Grind 2015. <i>[Full disclosure: I am an unpaid volunteer co-director of</i> <i>the Hong Kong chapter of Startup Grind</i><i>.]</i> I doubled down on the “unpaid” part by flying to the Bay Area from …

Startups

The Total-Body Circuit Workout You Can Do While You Travel

No space, no equipment, no time? No freakin’ problem.<p>I travel a lot for both work and play. Oftentimes, part of the fun of travel, for me, is to seek out new gyms wherever I go, to try out new training methodologies and connect with other fitness professionals to see what I can learn from them.<p>But …

Small Spaces

The Ikea For Entrepreneurs: 1,000+ Handpicked Apps To Help Build Your Business Overnight

This week I am writing about 5 companies that I expect to see making waves this year on the London start-up scene. Right now, London is the most popular destination in Europe for Tech founders. Favourable tax breaks, state of the art facilities, enthusiastic government support and an increasingly …

Coming soon to a workplace near you: 'wellness or else' | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. companies are increasingly penalizing workers who decline to join “wellness” programs, embracing an element of President Barack Obama’s healthcare law that has raised questions about fairness in the workplace.<p>A man looks over the Affordable Care Act (commonly known as …

5 Buddhist Slogans for the Office - Lion's Roar

Photo ©istock.com / Yusufgonden<p>By practicing the famous mind training slogans, you can bring profound Buddhist wisdom into your day-to-day life. …

Mindfulness

Panda Playing in Snow Goes Viral: How Do Zoos Plan for Weather?

Bao Bao, the 16-month-old cub at D.C.'s National Zoo, warmed hearts with her wintry romp.<p>A video of the Smithsonian National Zoo's young giant panda, Bao Bao, tumbling down a snowy hill in Washington, D.C., has become a warm and fuzzy distraction amid this week's frigid U.S. cold snap.<p>As the year's …

Ornithology

The Best Exercise for Better Posture

Learn this crucial move plus three muscle-sculpting variations that target your arms, back, and core.<p>Pulling exercises are the key to a well-rounded strength routine—in fact, people who sit a lot (which, ahem, is most people) should actually do <i>twice</i> as many pull moves (to work those back muscles) …

Workouts

The National Institutes of Health launches a mHealth Online Training Course

<i>I think this is a great initiative by Wendy Nilsen at the NIH. A few of my notes on watching the introduction video:</i><p><b>> “What is mHealth?”</b><p>“<i>at NIH, we</i> …

Sedentary lifestyle linked to depression | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new analysis of previous studies ties too much sitting at the computer or lying around watching TV to a greater risk of depression.<p>Based on dozens of studies covering hundreds of thousands of participants, Chinese researchers found that sedentary behavior was linked to …

5 Simple Sales Lessons for Non-Salespeople

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Garrett Buhl Robinson is not your stereotypical salesperson. But he is one of the most effective salespeople I have ever come across.<p>Robinson is the author of three self-published books and, as any author will tell you, <i>writing</i> a book is …

4 Ways Companies Are Using SlideShare to Recruit

By Maria Ignatova<p>A version of this article first appeared on LinkedIn's Talent Blog.<p>When you visit SlideShare, the first thing on your mind most likely is not, “Oh, I am going to use SlideShare to recruit amazing talent.” But it's a huge, largely untapped opportunity to do so.<p>SlideShare has more …

6 Ways to Attract Recruiters to Your LinkedIn Profile

You know the drill. You’re unhappy in your current job — or unhappy with no job — and are desperately updating your LinkedIn profile that hasn’t been …

Here’s what Google Ventures has planned for 2014 (interview)

Google Ventures had a blockbuster 2013, as you’ll see shortly. But what’s really exciting is the things the firm is cooking up for 2014.<p>As we round the corner into a new year, let’s take a look at GV’s big bets and big wins for 2013 — all in a handy video clip below.<p>Some highlights: The firm made a …