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Fortune 5: The most powerful economic empires of all time

You hear quite a lot these days about America’s decline.<p>It’s perhaps inevitable that Americans are worried about their place in the world, after …

9 Books Bill Gates Thinks Everyone Should Read

While Bill Gates has a schedule that's planned down to the minute, the entrepreneur-turned-billionaire-humanitarian still gobbles up about a book a week.<p>Aside from a handful of novels, they're mostly nonfiction books covering his and his foundation's broad range of interests. A lot of them are …

Books

The Best Adventure Photography: Exposure 2014

Photo: Blake Jorgenson<p>Last March, Jorgenson and pro skier James Heim spent three days scouting on Ipsoot Mountain, near Whistler, British Columbia, while filming their latest project, <i>Days of My Youth</i>. “James kept looking for something at his limit,” Jorgenson says, referring to the 400-foot pitch …

California's top experiences

From towering redwood forests in foggy Northern California to perfectly sun-kissed surf beaches in the south, this 'Golden State' alongside the Pacific simply begs to be explored. Come for the landscape, stay for the sensational meals, and glimpse the future in the making on America's creative …

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10 Books Every Entrepreneur Must Read Before Starting Up (Infographic)

A list of lesson-filled books for your continuous education in entrepreneurship.<p>Save this book list for a rainy day. Here are some great read recommendations for entrepreneurs from team-building and corporate events agency, TravelOutThere.

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15-Minute Super-Toning Stair Circuit

<i>By Marissa Stephenson,</i> SELF<p>Got 15 minutes? Hit the stairs and knock out these super-effective lower-body firm and burn moves. Even better? Some of these work your upper body, too.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>15-Minute Super-Toning Stair Circuit<p><i>More from SELF: 20 Superfoods For Weight Loss Secrets To Firing Up Your</i> …

Weight Loss

MIT students raise cash to give $100 in Bitcoins to every undergrad

Starting this fall, every MIT undergrad will have at least $100 worth of Bitcoins to their name, thanks to a couple of students who've raised half a million to do so. But, they're not just doing it so their schoolmates can eat something other than ramen -- this is actually an official project by …

New Report Confirms That America Is Pretty Much an Oligarchy

Researchers from Princeton and Northwestern crunch 20 years of data and conclude that the USA is an oligarchy.<p><i>An Occupy Wall Street protester doing her bit to fight the oligarchy. Photo by Harry Cheadle</i><p>A new report from researchers at Princeton and Northwestern universities reveals a deeply …

14 Emerging Digital Technologies That Will Change The World

<i>Policy Horizons Canada worked with futurist and data visualizer Michell Zappa of Envisioning to produce a report called MetaScan 3: Emerging Technologies and accompanying infographics. We are reproducing the summary for emerging digital and communications technologies.</i><p>We have included predictions …

Networking

The 3 Hires I Wish I'd Made Sooner

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you are starting a business, you want to build a team of highly motivated, creative people who work well together. But there are also questions about which functions to fill positions for -- and when.<p>Much of the initial hiring effort …

Administrative Law

How to Make Alcoholic Ginger Beer From Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week on Food52, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Food52's Community Manager Catherine Lamb shows you how to make alcoholic ginger beer with everyday kitchen staples. Cheers to …

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10 Empowering Quotes For Success by Jordan Belfort (The Wolf of Wall Street)

<i>Motivational speaker & High sales performance coach</i> “<i>Jordan Belfort</i>” has been making a name for himself lately as the trailer for his 2007 Memoir …

Elon Musk And Mark Zuckerberg Have Invested $40 Million In A Mysterious Artificial Intelligence Company

Vicarious is a company aiming to replicate the human neocortex as computer code. The neocortex is the rather important part of your brain that "sees, controls the body, understands language, and does math." Company founder Scott Phoenix told the WSJ that once they successfully accomplish this task, …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Reasons to Visit Mexico Now

In anticipation of this year's AFAR Experiences-Mexico, set for October, AFAR co-founder Joe Diaz visited Mexico City, as well as Mexico's beautiful Pacific Coast, in the fall of 2013. Each time he has visited, he's found new reasons to return. Here are 10 reasons why Mexico is the place to be, in …

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Berkshire Hathaway's Next Elephant Acquisition

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- <b>Berkshire Hathaway's</b> (BRK.A) next elephant deal could come in the utilities sector after <b>MidAmerican Energy</b> acquired of <b>NV …

Angry Client? Listen and Keep Your Cool.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We've all been there. One minute you're feeling productive and energized and then BOOM out of nowhere comes an angry client phone call or email that blows up your day. The accusations, the indignation and sometimes the salty language of a …

Self-help

Scientists can now control flies' brains with lasers

A laser beam can alter a fly’s behavior and make it mate with just about anything — even a ball of wax, according to scientists at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. The researchers have developed an experiment which involves shining an infrared laser directly at the head of a fly whose brain has …

Exploring Mexico's Pacific and Caribbean coasts

When people think Mexico, many see golden sand, blue water and green palms. Hundreds of beaches fit this bill: some near-empty with a few palm-thatched eateries and cabañas; others busy urban beaches. Most of the best are on the Pacific or the Caribbean coasts.<p>Right, got your bathers and a …

This Book Is The Holy Grail For Anyone Who Wants A Quant Job At Goldman Sachs

Strats — short for strategists — work on trading floors alongside the traders creating models for pricing and risk management, etc.<p>The job description is similar to that of a quantitative analyst, but quants typically aren't on the trading floor.<p>In a recent blog post on the Goldman's Careers Blog, …

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