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21 Legit Ways To Make Money Online

Technology’s ever-pervading permeation into every last fiber and morsel of society has caused a dramatic upheaval in the way we live, work and entertain ourselves. Thanks to the disruptive nature of the internet, the rate of change has only increased exponentially in recent years.<p>Yet, with so much …

Eight Key Personality Types For Innovation Teams

Bell Labs is historically one of the most productive R&D labs in history. A large number of the technologies we use today were invented there. Bell Labs scientists invented the facsimile machine, the first long-distance television transmission, the first binary digital computer, the transistor, the …

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Designing Card-Based User Interfaces

Web and mobile apps are moving away from pages towards completely personalized experiences. These new experiences are built on an aggregation of many …

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Success is something all career-driven individuals desire yet it eludes many people -- at least at the levels desired. Why are some businesspeople successful and others not?<p>It has everything to do with habits, beliefs, passion, …

New Snowden documents show that the NSA and its allies are laughing at the rest of the world

'I drink your milkshake'<p>A team of nine journalists including Jacob Appelbaum and Laura Poitras have just published another massive collection of classified records obtained by Edward Snowden<i>.</i> The trove of documents, published on <i>Der Spiegel,</i> show that the National Security Agency and its allies are …

The Year’s 10 Best Movies for Entrepreneurs

Chef (May 2014); Open Road FilmsJon Favreau (who also wrote and directed the film) stars as Carl Casper, a head chef who is fired after a video of …

A Big Bet on Roasting Coffee the Right Way

With brew bars, fresh beans, and a keen eye for quality, Stumptown Coffee just won't stop growing.<p>Duane Sorenson is one of those guys who takes his coffee very seriously--<i>very</i> seriously. "At four or five, I used to just dump tons of cream and sugar into the coffee," he says. Thus began a lifelong …

Top 10 Companies Doing the Most to Make Their Employees Happier

Fat paychecks, light workloads, and countless vacation days don’t necessarily produce happy employees. In fact, the happiest employees in the U.S. credit their bliss to first-rate employee incentive programs, ample benefits, career advancement programs, and great work-life balance. The companies …

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The 30 Most Important Women Under 30 In Tech

This summer, major tech companies like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Apple released their own diversity reports. At many of these companies, the ratio was 70% male, 30% women.<p>It's a shame because women are doing incredible work, and bring a different view point to the industry that can make products …

14 Tech Billionaires Who Never Got Their College Degree

But that's not the case for everyone, especially in the tech industry.<p>Billionaire investor Peter Thiel, for example, is paying $100,000 for kids to drop out of school and start their own companies.<p>Thiel has a point: Some of the most successful tech entrepreneurs have racked up billions of dollars …

30-Year-Old Who Sold His Startup For $170 Million Just Wrote 1,284 Slides On How To Win Life

Clocking in at an insane 1,284 slides, the presentation includes such gems as:<p>"Important people like opening FedEx packages."<p>And:<p>"Let your inner child come out daily and silly dance."<p>Valleywag's Nitasha Tiku posted and mocked the slidedeck Wednesday and we've spotted some problems with it, too, but …

12 Quotes That Take You Inside The Mind Of Billionaire Mavs Owner Mark Cuban

Mike Stone/Reuters Mark Cuban always seems to come out on top.<p>His first job was tending bar in Dallas. Then he took a gig as a computer salesman. He was fired — and he realized he "was never going to be a very good employee."<p>So he started his first company, MicroSolutions, which he sold for $6 …

The 12 reasons Apple employees love working for the company

<i>Business Insider</i> did some trawling through the employee reviews site <i>Glassdoor</i> to find out what Apple employees love about working for the company.<p>Perhaps unsurprisingly in a company co-founded by a man who saw his mission as changing the world, the feeling that you have a chance to do just that …

3 Problems That Became Opportunities to Change the World

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You may be tempted to think that when you reach a certain level, whether that’s in wealth, enlightenment or power, that your problems go away. If only you could get through this round of venture capital. If only you were wealthy enough to …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

5 Quotes to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Creativity is the thing that fuels your life’s work. The great thing about creativity is that it can come in many forms. It isn’t just limited to the traditional things such as art or music.<p>Your life is your work of art and creativity is …

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8 vending machines you didn't know you needed | CNN Travel

How to Spend the First 10 Minutes of Your Day

If you’re working in the kitchen of Anthony Bourdain, legendary chef of Brasserie Les Halles, best-selling author, and famed television personality, you don’t dare so much as boil hot water without attending to a ritual that’s essential for any self-respecting chef: <i>mise-en-place.</i><p>The “Meez,” as …

3 Ways to Really Reward Your Employees | Inc.com

Steve Jobs's 7 Rules for Working the Media

The late co-founder of Apple had a masterful way of handling reporters and editors. Here are some of the techniques he used so well.<p>Steve Jobs, the late Apple co-founder and CEO was a master businessman and showman. His way of combining apparent simplicity with an unrelenting demand for quality …

Survey: Top 25 Companies for Pay and Benefits

Glassdoor released its list of the top 25 companies for compensation and benefits, based on ratings from the employees themselves.<p>The reality for most bootstrapping startups is that it's hard to compete with corporate America on salary and benefits. Just how hard?<p>Glassdoor released today its top 25 …

5 Ways Science Says Lack of Sleep Will Ruin Your Life

Think you'll sleep when you're dead? You'll probably die sooner--and your life won't be as fun as it could be. So says science.<p>I was watching a television news story about how overwhelmed we all are and how few of us get enough sleep. Smugly, I congratulated myself on having gotten control of my …

10 Best-Ever Burgers for Memorial Day

With Memorial Day around the corner, it’s time to start grilling. Here are 10 juicy, delicious burger recipes to celebrate the unofficial start of …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

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7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …