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I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

"Drift" is the decision we make by not deciding, or by making a decision that unleashes consequences for which we don't take responsibility.<p>You go to medical school because both your parents are doctors. You get married because all your friends are getting married. You take a job because someone …

Happiness

Inside Chicago's high-tech bicycle-components company that last year raked in $700 million and is up 15% while its competition struggles in a flat market

Bike Lanes

Add The World's Favourite Color To Your Photographs

Papermakers G . F Smith, with help from the design agency, Made Thought, conducted a survey seeking the "World's Favorite Color" receiving 30,000 …

The Arts

8 Traits of Healthy Narcissism That Drive Success

When it comes to success, too little narcissism can be just as pathological as too much.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every hard-working person craves approval. This need for approval is driven by our ego to make us feel loved, valuable, unique, important, powerful, …

Narcissism

Pro Bike: Meredith Kessler's Ventum One

Dumbbell complex training for faster running

Photo: ShutterstockRunning faster race times requires more than just running further or choosing the right shoe. The scientific literature supports …

Workouts

Looks Can Kill: The Deadly Results of Flawed Design

Updated (Aug. 11, 2016):This post has been updated to reflect a comment from Colgate-Palmolive.Visual Evidence Data and design in everyday lifeLena …

Edward Tufte

What The Middle Class Doesn't Understand About Rich People

After all, if they did, they would be among the top earners as well. We've all heard the remarks: Rich people are lucky, rich people had an unfair advantage, rich people are crooks, rich people are selfish, etc. These are mostly empty statements with little proof to back them up.<p>Yes, the rich think …

Self-improvement

Blockchain Technology Gets a Hearing Inside the Fed’s Headquarters

The blockchain has made it to the Eccles Building. A three-day symposium in Washington, D.C., the 16th annual International Conference on Policy Challenges for the Financial Sector, brought together central bankers from around the world, and its theme this year revolved around fintech. The first …

Dow Jones

Fintech could be bigger than ATMs, PayPal, and Bitcoin combined

Fintech broke onto the scene as a disruptive force following the 2008 crisis, but the industry's influence on the broader financial services system is changing.<p>The fintech industry no longer stands clearly apart from financial services proper, and is increasingly growing embedded in mainstream …

ATMs

2017 Internet Trends Report

View a PDF of the Report<p>Stay updated. Receive a digest of KPCB’s best blogs, videos, and podcasts.<p>Kleiner Perkins partners with the brightest …

Trends

6 Lessons I Wish I'd Known Before My Business Failed

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It was easy to forget about the difficulties of building my business, Brooklyn Taco Co., when I was catering for <i>The Daily Show with Jon Stewart</i> every month. It was a great achievement to have my favorite celebrity craving my handcrafted …

Entrepreneurship

The Digital Iceberg

Fashion brands are adapting their marketing strategies for a digital reality that goes far deeper than online sales.<p><b>LONDON, United Kingdom</b> — On the …

Michael Kors
Venture Capital

A Lack of Confidence Is a Surprising Trait of Successful Leaders

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>These days, everyone wants to be more confident. A few of the world’s most successful leaders are marked exceptions.<p>Ray Dalio is the founder of Bridgewater, the largest hedge fund in the world. His predictions about the markets come true …

Osama Bin Laden

Three Swim Strength Training Exercises

<i>Functional exercises to strengthen your stroke this season.</i><p>Add these functional exercises to your routine to build stroke power and a strong core. …

Streamline Your Startup Growth Process With These 22 Tools

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At heart, a startup is a company designed to grow fast. You have to have an idea, product / market fit and some capital before you can set your sights on growth -- but once you have those things, it's time to get going. Your survival …

Marketing
Wearable Tech

Kevin Plank Is Betting Almost $1 Billion That Under Armour Can Beat Nike | Inc.com

Under Armour

Get Rich or Die Vlogging: The Sad Economics of Internet Fame

It was all so painfully awkward. That night, Brittany Ashley, a lesbian stoner in red lipstick, was at Eveleigh, a popular farm-to-table spot in West …

Social Media

Excess, agony, and Pantani: An interview with Rapha's founder

BROUGHTON HALL, England (VN) — The grounds spread before us as a wide and saturated Technicolor stream, interrupted only by 17th-century stone …

Be Grateful More Often

Although I didn’t move to the United States until I was an adult, every year I look forward to one of the most American of holidays: Thanksgiving. Turkey, pumpkin pie, long hours of cooking and relaxing with family and friends make the day a particularly fun one. I also look forward to Thanksgiving …

8 Things Your Sweat Is Trying to Tell You

Clue in to your health on your next ride with these perspiration signals<p>No one likes riding in drenched bib shorts or feeling the burn of sweat dripping in their eyes while out on the roads during the summer. But these annoyances have a purpose—sweat is actually the body's (pretty brilliant) …

Wellness

62 Tips From Y Combinator’s Startup Instruction Manual

The world’s most prestigious startup accelerator Y Combinator published a guide to founding companies called The Startup Playbook. Here are the top tips from YC’s president Sam Altman, accompanied by illustrations from Gregory Koberger.

YCombinator

HTML5 UP

Pixelarity<p>Unlimited access to <b>90+</b> responsive site templates (including everything at HTML5 UP), plus extras and support for just <b>$19</b>.<p>HTML5 …

Crazy diet of a marathon winner

“I try to be flexible and easygoing,” says Keflezighi, who relies on staples easily ordered from hotel room service (he’s based in San Diego). The …

Nutrition

Classic Film Characters Flee in Terror in This Masterful Supercut Made for a Good Cause

Fade in: A young woman walks down a street at night, her footsteps echoing in the darkness. She looks back. Is she being followed? Nervously, she …

Advertising Industry

Simple science-backed steps to finding your purpose in life

Researchers have found that people who feel as if they lead a meaningful life are generally less depressed, healthier, and live longer.<p>But it is not easy to find your one true purpose.<p>That's why the producers at Happify— a website and app that offers psychology-based games to increase your …

Happiness