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Tinder and the Dawn of the “Dating Apocalypse”

As romance gets swiped from the screen, some twentysomethings aren’t liking what they see.<p>It’s a balmy night in Manhattan’s financial district, and at a sports bar called Stout, everyone is Tindering. The tables are filled with young women and men who’ve been chasing money and deals on Wall Street …

USA TODAY

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18 questions can reveal a surprising amount about how outgoing — or not — you are

If you're like me, you may be an ambivert— someone with a combination of introvert and extrovert traits. In fact, some research suggests that two-thirds of us fall into this Goldilocks zone of personality.<p><b>To find out if you're an ambivert, an introvert, or an extrovert, you can take this quiz.</b><p>The …

People with this personality type are more likely to become entrepreneurs — here's why

Science suggests there's one personality type that's more likely to ditch the corporate structure and work for themselves.<p>A new report from Truity Psychometrics, a provider of online personality and career assessments, found in its ranking of the personality types most likely to be self-employed …

6 Things Brilliant Entrepreneurs Do (That the Faint-Hearted Wish They Could)

Entrepreneurs are secretly envied by those who prefer a cushy corporate life. Here's why.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>As Elton John once sang, life is short and the world is rough, so if you want to boogie, boy, you’ve got to …

Business Strategy

9 Proven Success Factors That Can Accelerate Your Career and Life

Give Brian Tracy's unique success factors a try and watch your success in career and life accelerate.<p>Brian Tracy is a highly recognized and sought-after speaker, coach, trainer, and author who travels extensively around the world. His presentations and seminars cover a multitude of areas, including …

Self-improvement

5 Marketing Mistakes I Made as a New Entrepreneur

After years of working for micromanaging bosses, working ten-hour days, and feeling completely drained at the end of a workweek, my husband and I …

Professional dining etiquette: What to order when an off-site job interview involves a meal

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>What is a nice, safe choice for your meal when you are taken out on a job interview?</i><p><i>Answer below by Quora</i> …

Vivienne Westwood Designs Penthouse Suite at the London Hotel West Hollywood

<b>The London West Hollywood</b> hotel announced the largest hotel suite in Los Angeles available starting May 18, 2015. Guests will access the tenth floor penthouse through a private, contemporary-styled corridor that leads to a spectacular 6,000 square feet suite. The experience is then taken to new …

Vivienne Westwood

Why You Should Never Start Just One Business

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are two types of entrepreneurs: Those who start one company and those who start lots of companies.<p>Those who start lots of companies like to describe themselves as “serial entrepreneurs,” which may or may not be slightly …

Entrepreneurship

CEO

The following CEOs helm companies from FORBES America's Best Small Companies list, 2013. Here's what they have to say about leadership. (image credit Victor 1558 on Flickr)

40 Things Every Woman Should Know About Sex by Age 40

For one, he couldn't care less if you've shaved.<p><i>This article was written by Gail Belsky and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>Does your sex life need a makeover? Here's your chance to brush up. From sex myths to sexual etiquette to health-boosting bedroom tips, these are the truths about sex …

An Industrial, Colorful Loft in London

Located in an old factory near Edgware Rd, London, United Kingdom, this colorful and animated loft was thoroughly planned and designed by <b>Cloud</b> …

Interior Design

A World-Class Entrepreneur On Cash, Culture And Growing Leaders From Within

We are in a moment in our culture in which entrepreneurship seems glamorous. Startups get TV shows, celebrities start companies and entrepreneurship itself is seen increasingly as a more powerful force than government or philanthropy for solving the world’s problems.<p>But the actual day-to-day work …

7 Essential Habits of a Healthy Entrepreneur

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So there I was, exhausted at the end of a long work day, frustrated by a particularly stressful drive home and contemplating pouring a stiff bourbon and withering away on the couch for a couple hours.<p>Then something happened.<p>My …

Entrepreneurship

5 Relationship Rules You Should Stop Following Immediately

Your mom/dad/best friend/grandmother might have meant well, but…<p>Let’s face it: Most of our friends, family, and co-workers are not actual relationship experts, despite the frequency with which they dole out advice. Some of their "wise" words are obviously outdated ("Wait three days to call after a …

Credit Card Debt

13 Struggles of Having a Vagina

Trust us, we’ve been there.<p>Having a vagina has its advantages and disadvantages—but sometimes it feels like there are way more of the latter. If you're a woman, then you're all-too-familiar with having to decide whether to wax or shave—or how much thigh strength is necessary to hover over a public …

Getting Social: Online Collaboration Helps Women-Owned Businesses Thrive

For women who thought success meant they had to learn how to achieve in a man’s world, Hello Fearless is changing the game. The online education platform is creating a new template for female entrepreneurs that focuses on collaboration and teaches women how to build companies that match their …

The Belgraves Hotel in London

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p>Knightsbridge townhouse meets Brooklyn loft at the Belgraves, in London. Step inside for a private visit of the West London boutique …

Knightsbridge

15 Body Language Blunders Successful People Never Make

Our bodies have a language of their own, and their words aren’t always kind. Your body language has likely become an integral part of who you are, to the point where you might not even think about it.<p>If that’s the case, it’s time to start, because you could be sabotaging your career.<p>TalentSmart has …

Body Language

50 Quotes on Leadership Every Entrepreneur Should Follow

Entrepreneur VIP<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur knows that the success of their business ultimately rests on their shoulders. Yes, the product you build and the team you hire are important, but your ability to lead is what …

Leadership

Deal-Breakers Women Have When Dating Men

1. Let's start with what will probably be the most divisive one first. Lots of women expect to feel feminine in a relationship and think that's impossible if the guy is shorter than them. You know another thing that can make you feel feminine? Being doted on by an amazing guy, whether he's short or …

The Work-Life Balance Definition: Men, Women, Gender, and Meaning

Earlier this week, when Google CFO Patrick Pichette announced his retirement and posted an explanation—a decision to reprioritize his life couched in a touching love letter to Tamar, his wife of 25 years—on his Google+ profile page, there was something from his note that's stayed with me.<p>When …

No friends, no money, no sleep: the dark side of entrepreneurship

As 'election promises' season begins, UK entrepreneurs reveal the hidden costs of running a business and call on the Government to lighten the load<p>An overwhelming 93pc of entrepreneurs are seeking “drastic change” from the Government as we enter election season, a survey has found, as they struggle …

James Dyson On Five Things To Know Before You Start Your Business

Middle East

5 Signs You're in a 'Better Than Nothing' Relationship

Are you a serial monogamist—or a serial settler?<p>You’ve heard it said a million times that you’re better off alone than with someone who’s not right for you, but clearly the people who say that have never experienced the special sadness that comes with a mall food court dinner for one. You may not …

Biggest Startup Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

No matter the industry or your experience, launching a new company is a risky endeavor. Forbes contributor Tom Taulli reached out to some successful founders and asked what lesson they advise entrepreneurs to keep in mind.

What Your Wedding Dress Fabric Says About You

Style is one of the fastest ways to express your personality and point of view, and no ensemble says more about a woman than her wedding dress. This beloved gown is the manifestation of a lady's voice, dreams, tastes, and confidence—all zipped up into one pretty, little ivory package.<p>If you've ever …

Celebrity Quotes On Retirement, Aging, Investing, And More

As a Forbes contributor, I have had the opportunity to interview a number of athletes, entertainers, and celebrities regarding retirement, money, investing, and more. As I result, I wanted to share a short collection of my favorites with those of you who may be getting ready to retire or already …