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135 Free Philosophy eBooks

<b>Boethius -</b> Consolation of Philosophy<p><b>Burke, Edmund</b> - On the Sublime and Beautiful<p><b>Camus, Albert</b> - The Stranger<p><b>Carroll, Lewis</b> - Symbolic Logic<p><b>Carroll,</b> …

Friedrich Nietzsche

Download 6600 Free Films from The Prelinger Archives and Use Them However You Like

Features, commercials, art pieces, stock footage, home movies, propaganda: the history of cinema so far has produced countless individual forms, all …

Genealogy

Beyond the beach: Bulgaria’s hidden treasures

Mountains, monasteries and markets… there’s much more to Bulgaria than a cheap beach break, says Kate Eshelby<p>I’m laden with juicy fat cherries, freshly plucked from the tree. The sun shines and we’re picnicking among spangles of wild flowers and long grasses. A track steers back to the wood-beamed …

Real friends: How the Kevin Durant-Russell Westbrook partnership bent but never broke

<b>KEVIN DURANT'S GAME-TYING</b> 3-pointer had barely passed through the bottom of the net before Russell Westbrook was racing toward him.<p>As Gregg Popovich …

Basketball

Black Forest food superstars

Serious foodies would never stoop to scarfing down a schnitzel, but they might be tempted by a seven-day culinary adventure from Zicasso that focuses on Germany's Black Forest area. It promises five-course dinners every night at Michelin-star-studded restaurants. There are two three-star places, …

50 Ted Talks Every Educator Should Check Out (2014 Edition)Cited From: http://www

50 Ted Talks Every Educator Should Check Out (2014 Edition)

How Video is Changing the Way We Teach Children [Report]

The way we teach children, and adults, is changing rapidly and although video is a relatively new addition to the classroom, it is being adopted by …

The Hard Truth About How Much Your Invention is Really Worth

Every inventor seems to think their invention is worth a million dollars, but I haven’t seen anyone pay that much for one yet. In fact, I often have to tell aspiring entrepreneurs that their inventions have zero value, at least not until they are put in the context of a business plan, with …

Marketing to Millennials? Make It Personal and Customized.

Brand Strategist and Partner at Lucule<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The millennial generation in the United States is not only the largest population cohort it’s also the most racially diverse and highly educated generation in American history. In the last U.S. …

Marketing

The 6 PR Tips Every Startup Should Employ

Managing Partner at LFPR<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Today there are more than 30 <i>startups</i> in the United States, Europe and China that are valued at $1 billion or more and that number is expected to increase. With 100 million startups opening up each year and 472 …

Public Relations

Take a Page From Hollywood, Improv Your Next Brainstorming Session

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever watched actors improvising together on stage? Without a script, they interact with each other to create an interesting scene right before your eyes.<p>The same techniques these actors use can help you and your team …

Creativity

5 Signs Your Company Culture May Actually Suck

Great company culture is visceral. We’re talking about the type of culture that is so real, it envelops you from the minute you step into the office. It’s refreshing, like splashing cool water on your face in blistering hot weather. It radiates from every person in the business.<p>Having a strong …

15 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day

Author, Business Etiquette Expert and Founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The most effective entrepreneurs view themselves as assets. They continually invest in themselves and in their future through continuing education and …

Productivity

5 Tips from Entrepreneur Pros on Starting a Business

Writer and Entrepreneur<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business can be a daunting proposition. There’s so much unknown that most entrepreneurs can find themselves creating a patchwork of systems and processes in order to get their business off the ground.<p>But, …

Small Business

3 Tips for Excelling at Work You Aren't That Good At

We all have what I call a sweet spot, those areas where we excel in business. When we’re naturally good in certain spaces, we gravitate that way. The quality level of our work tends to be higher and we get those tasks done more efficiently. Knowing our strengths is key to performing at our peak.<p>Yet …

Tight Budget Launch Dilemma - Outsource or DIY?

As a self-funded entrepreneur, you start off as little more than a freelancer but, eventually, you are unable to do everything. You can’t design and manufacture a product from beginning to end while building a media company to promote yourself and a stylish, intuitive ecommerce platform.<p>A …

4 Tips for Attracting That Bit of Luck Every Entrepreneur Needs

Lifestyle > Engagement<p>Next Article<p>4 Keys to Crafting a Winning Startup Story<p>Next Article<p>Jason Womack • Guest Writer<p>Cofounder, www.GetMomentum.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sometimes, as the adage advises sagely, a little luck is the best plan. Here are four things …

Katy Perry

4 Tips to Being Your Brand's Champion on TV and YouTube

Marketing campaigns have changed drastically in the past few years. Conversation-like PR campaigns have made it practically mandatory for business owners to have a virtual face-to-face with their audience, whether through a TV appearance or a YouTube promotional video.<p>You are the image of your …

5 Unusual Ways to Start Working Smarter, Not Harder

Growth Strategies > Habits<p>Next Article<p>8 Daily Rituals That Dramatically Improve Your Prospects of Becoming Rich<p>Next Article<p>Belle Beth Cooper<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>One of the things I love about the culture at Buffer is the emphasis on working smarter, not harder. Our team is all …

Eureka -- a New Product Idea! Now Ask These 5 Questions.

Entrepreneur, CEO of Edison Nation and Edison Nation Medical<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You suddenly realize that you have an idea for a product or service that will transform the world. If you're American, you're part of an inventive society constantly looking for …

Business Strategy

3 Things You Must Do Before Becoming Your Own Boss

Starting a Business > Franchise Buying Guide<p>Next Article<p>Beware of These 10 Franchise Ownership Myths<p>Next Article<p>Joel Libava<p>This story originally appeared on The Franchise King<p>If you’ve recently been downsized from your corporate job<p>Or<p>If you’ve been downsized <i>several</i> times during the past few …

Small Business

Why It Is Important to Teach Girls About Entrepreneurship

Over the past year or so, I have spoken with countless female entrepreneurs for my articles on Entrepreneur and for my own blog, NeonNotebook. I have noticed a few random reoccurring themes.<p>First, I am not sure why but it seems we all wanted to be veterinarians at some point. Second, the best …

An Indoor Beach and 4 Other Amazing and Unusual Home-Office Designs

No matter how big or small your company, every entrepreneur needs a home office -- a room that is just for your business separate from the rest of the house. While you could go the traditional wood paneling and wainscoting route, there are some who dream wilder.<p>Here are five outrageous, incredible …

The 5 Books Entrepreneurs Should Toss in Their Beach Bags

Adjunct Professor and Professor<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs work hard all year long to ensure their businesses become successful and stay successful, but <i>everyone</i> needs a break to relax and reflect. If you start feeling guilty about heading to the beach …

Entrepreneurship

7 Tips for a Smooth Start to Manufacturing

The initial days of starting up are mostly spent on researching the market, benchmarking competition and seeking funding from friends and family. When you start searching for manufacturers and talking to them, it all starts to feel real. But finding the right manufacturer is not easy.<p>The …

The 5 Types of Videos Startups Need to Stay in the Game

Co-Founder of TrustaFact<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re not already implementing videos into your current marketing strategy, I’m sorry to say, you’re grossly behind the market -- especially when mobile is becoming a bigger player. During 2013 more than 17 …

Marketing

The ABCs of Market Research

Serial Entrepreneur, Mentor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re starting a new business or just need to test where you stand in your market, it’s imperative that you do thorough market research. So many entrepreneurs …

UX Design

3 Simple Ways to Nail a First Impression

Wowing customers doesn't have to be expensive. But it takes diligence and attention to detail.<p>At the end of a long day I remembered I was scheduled for a critical client meeting the next morning. I looked down at my scraggly, chipped nails. Oh no. This will not do.<p>Three to five seconds. That’s all …

Business Strategy