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7 Real-Life Business Lessons You Can Learn From Billionaires

The only variable you really control is how hard you work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The “three-comma club” consists of those in industry, art and commerce who have achieved the exclusive honor of reaching a net worth of more than one billion dollars. From …

7 Secrets to Make the Most of Your LinkedIn Profile | Inc.com

<i>Has LinkedIn helped you get a job? If so, do you have any tips? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Daniel Tunkelang, Former Director of Engineering / Data Science at LinkedIn, on</b> …

Google gives everyone machine learning superpowers with TensorFlow 1.0 - ExtremeTech

By on February 17, 2017 at 10:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>It wasn’t that long ago that …

Machine Learning

How your childhood affects your success

A young Bill Gates.ScrapeTV<p>From the biological side of things to how we're nurtured, a lot of what goes on in childhood influences how we turn out as adults.<p>And while there isn't a set recipe for ensuring achievement and happiness in adulthood, psychology research has pointed to a handful of …

Psychology

The CEO of America's biggest bank is worried about Silicon Valley and Bitcoin stealing his business

The man who runs America's biggest bank can't stop worrying about tech startups.<p>In his annual letter to shareholders this week, JP Morgan CEO Jamie …

10 Ridiculous Beliefs That Are Killing Your Success

<b>You have big dreams!</b><p>But there are too many obstacles in your path, aren’t there?<p>You aren’t as ‘<i>lucky</i>‘ as those who have made it big.<p><i>Do you really</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Class, Privilege and Wealth at Two Very Different High Schools

University Heights High School is located in one of the poorest congressional district in America, and six miles away, the Ethical Culture Fieldston …

How To Build A Mobile App Startup With No Technical Background | Inc.com

Not every tech startup founder is a developer. And they don’t necessarily have to be. As an entrepreneur, you’d be doing much more than writing code. You have to deal with product validation, product/market fit, marketing, retention and engagement of customers, customer service, managing finances …

Why You Need A Data Strategy To Succeed In Industry 4.0

Since the beginning of the industrial age, the manufacturing sector has experienced a number of dramatic turning points, where the introduction of a new invention has radically changed manufacturing processes and output. Today,the manufacturing and high tech sector finds itself at one of these …

Manufacturing

Memories likely can’t be erased: Research offers new clues to how we remember

A new study challenges more than a century of neuroscience and could radically change the way we treat PTSD<p>As intangible as they may seem, memories have a firm biological basis. According to textbook neuroscience, they form when neighboring brain cells send chemical communications across the …

6 Steps To Analytic Success

What does it take to succeed at analytics? At Deloitte Consulting, we have identified six essential components of an analytics-driven approach that can benefit the entire organization. The steps are not necessarily sequential, but they’re all interrelated and critical to achieving success. Without …

Big Data

How to Write a Great Business Plan: Key Concepts | Inc.com

Some entrepreneurs succeed without a business plan. With great timing, solid business skills, entrepreneurial drive, and a little luck, some founders build thriving businesses without ever creating even an informal business plan.<p>But the chances are more likely that those entrepreneurs fail.<p>Will a …

This Entrepreneur Launched 52 Businesses in One Year. Here's How He Survived.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Calling it the most transformative experience of his entrepreneurial life, 29-year-old Colin Grussing has officially made good on a dizzying vow: to build a new business every week for one year.<p>Entitled 52businesses, the project was …

Mark Cuban's 12 Essential Rules For Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

Over the past 30 years, billionaire "Shark Tank" investor and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has not only built his own companies but invested in over 120 others.<p>In his book "How to Win at the Sport of Business," he breaks down a checklist for new entrepreneurs. We explain the "Twelve Cuban …

Entrepreneurship

How You Can Retire Early On $1 Million, Part 1

<i>A lot of people dream of hanging up on their working careers in their 50s. But what if you aren’t swimming in savings, and have, say, only $1 million. Only? While that kind of money sounds like a lot, when you depend on it to last you for decades, you run a big risk. AdviceIQ Network member Jeff</i> …

The 7 Avoidable Sins of Weak Leaders | Inc.com

Earlier this week, I posted The Ten Commandments of Leadership, so today I'll describe the flip side of the equation: the seven failure-producing, deadly sins that leaders too often commit. Here they are, with my prescriptions for overcoming them.<p>1. Gluttony.<p>Ever hear the saying "he's a glutton for …

Self-help

What Elon Musk, Steve Jobs, and Bill Gates Told Me About Getting Out of My Own Way | Inc.com

When I ask self-made billionaires what they wish they knew when they started out in business, one of the insights they most frequently share points to a common experience for all leaders when it comes to decision-making: They struggle to get out of their own way.<p>1. You don't get paid to make all …

Bill Gates

20 Things All Entrepreneurs Should Know About Angel Investors

Angel investors invest in early stage or start-up companies in exchange for an equity ownership interest. Angel investing in start-ups has been accelerating. High-profile success stories like Uber, WhatsApp, and Facebook have spurred angel investors to make multiple bets with the hopes of getting …

Venture Capital

Some millennials are this trapped: Income inequality, obesity and the neuroscience of adolescence

<b>(Kzenon via Shutterstock)</b><p>The age of puberty is falling, but adolescence keeps getting longer. These are some of the surprising consequences<p>Laurence Steinberg<p>September 14, 2014 2:30pm (UTC)<p>The yawning gap between the haves and have-nots will undoubtedly be a focus of discussion in this year’s …

Do Humans Live Too Long?

“Public health fundamentally changed what it means to be human,” S. Jay Olashansky argues in a short video explaining the jump in human life expectancy in the mid-19th Century. For more than 200,000 years, most humans died by 30 and infant mortality was endemic. But over the last two centuries …

How I Became Rich Before 30 and How You Can Too

If there is one universal truth, it’s that everyone is looking to get rich quick. This probably explains why so many people are willing to believe …

Putting Together A Successful Kickstarter Proposal: How One Company Raised Four Times Its Target

When Dennis List and Nick Yap set out to raise $50,000 on Kickstarter last year, they hit their target on the first day and reached over $220,000 from backers in three weeks. List and Yap are the developers of ROCKI, a wi-fi music system that transforms any speakers into wi-fi speakers and enables …

How To Build A Local Brand Through Online Marketing

Learn how to build a local brand AND generate new customers. This article gives your 6 tips for achieving both goals for your business & local …

DEA Raided This Woman's House After She Shopped At A Garden Store

Angela Kirking never thought shopping for garden supplies would lead to agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration waking her up with guns drawn, but that's what happened last October.<p>"I bought a bottle of organic fertilizer, a 16-ounce bottle," said Kirking, a 46-year-old face-paint artist. …

Your cellphone is killing you: What people don’t want you to know about electromagnetic fields

The industry doesn’t want to admit it, but the science is becoming clearer: Sustained EMF exposure is dangerous<p>You may not realize it, but you are participating in an unauthorized experiment—“the largest biological experiment ever,” in the words of Swedish neuro-oncologist Leif Salford. For the …

Investment Manager Explains Why 99.5% Of Americans Can Never Win

<i>Beyond the charts and warnings from economists and investors, perhaps the most disturbing commentary on income inequality in America was written by an investment manager in 2011.</i><p><i>"In my view, the American dream of striking it rich is merely a well-marketed fantasy that keeps the bottom 99.5% hoping</i> …

My problem with pink

<b>(Adrian Hughes via Shutterstock)</b><p>When my daughter wanted sparkly shoes, I had to confront my own fierce prejudice against princess culture<p>Emily McNally<p>February 2, 2014 1:00am (UTC)<p>I took my 3-year-old daughters shoe shopping recently. One of my daughters chooses a cute navy pair that fit her narrow …