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An Experts Guide on Muscle Building Diets

<b>Stacking on a few extra kilos of lean muscle bulk is one of the best ways to take your look to the next level.</b> Not only does it create a broader …

What Is China Doing In Africa?

Chinese corporations are all over Africa. In June 2017 a McKinsey & Company report estimated that there are more than 10,000 Chinese-owned firms operating in Africa.<p>What are Chinese corporations doing in Africa? That’s a highly controversial issue.<p>The reason Chinese corporations are in Africa is …

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25 words you should use on your resume if you want to get more interviews

• <b>It is easy to use cliched language in a resume, which may give off a bad impression to prospective employers.</b>• <b><br>This can be avoided by using 'success verbs' in place of 'action verbs', and by implementing bullet points.</b>• <b><br>Integrating words such as 'exceeded', 'optimized', or 'streamlined' into your</b> …

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How to price cryptocurrencies

Predicting cryptocurrency prices is a fool’s game, yet this fool is about to try. The drivers of a single cryptocurrency’s value are currently too varied and vague to make assessments based on any one point. News is trending up on Bitcoin? Maybe there’s a hack or an API failure that is driving it …

How to Find and Start Your Next Entrepreneurial Effort

Identify which idea can gain traction and make you a happy business owner.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, you always have thousands of ideas in your head. Deciding which one to implement is always a challenge. The key to deciding which idea to turn …

Indiegogo's new platform lets anyone become a venture capitalist

Wannabe venture capitalists who think they have the shrewd business acumen to predict startup success now have a chance to test those skills online.<p>A …

Nikon DX camera vs. cropping or putting a teleconverter on a full frame body

<i>"Nikon DX camera vs. cropping or putting a teleconverter on a full frame body" is a new article by Steve Perry (website | YouTube | Facebook). You</i> …

How 3 real entrepreneurs overcame some of the most common hurdles to starting a business

Curiously though, we've found the actual steps for starting a business aren't the hard part.<p>Earlier this year, I gave away the entire blueprint behind a $5 million week at IWT.<p>Thousands of people read it. Every single one of them was at least somewhat interested in starting an online business.<p>Yet I …

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10 books you should read if you want to start your own business

Highly sought-out consultant Perry Marshall is the author of seven business books dedicated to helping entrepreneurs and small businesses owners like yourself with online advertising and getting more sales.<p>Here, Marshall shares his go-to books to help you get started on your entrepreneurial journey.

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The On-Demand Economy Hits The Reset Button

The “Uber for X” playbook is dead. How companies are going beyond the hype to try to create real businesses.<p>“What do you think about ‘Lyft for food’?”<p>In 2013, Gagan Biyani was working as what techies like to call a “growth hacker” at the ride-hailing company Lyft—his job was to help launch its …

Onfleet Has Powered Over 1 Million On-Demand Deliveries

Onfleet, the company that provides infrastructure for on-demand delivery, recently powered its one millionth delivery. More than half of those deliveries occurred within the last four months, Onfleet CEO Khaled Naim told TechCrunch. Onfleet powers deliveries and logistics for companies like …

10 Tips for Surviving Your First Adventure Race

What is an Adventure Race?<p>An Adventure Race is a team event involving racing over an unmarked course lasting from several hours up to multiple days. …

5 Amazing Adventures For Your Southeast Asia Bucket List

Southeast Asia is an adventure traveler's dream destination. You can eat like a king for a few bucks, explore unbelievable landscapes, and see remnants of some of the planet's most ancient civilizations.<p>Southeast Asia is an adventure traveler's dream destination. You can eat like a king for a few …

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Traveling alone isn't lonely — it's an adventure

I've visited 40 states and a dozen countries as a solo traveler, and if I ever felt bored or lonely out in the world on my own, I don't remember it.<p>What I recall instead is the thrill of seeing new things and of making new friends, with no one at my side to alter my trajectory. If I wanted to hike …

World's Most Dangerous Travel Destinations For The Adventure Man

For a brave breed of traveller, only the world’s most dangerous destinations will do. They happily trade the daily grind for adrenaline-charged …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

How to Survive Pretty Much Anything

Survival is a mix of preparation, knowledge, tools and luck. This week we’ll be exploring the practice and, to get us started, here’s the skills you …

New Destiny Loophole Lets You Get Exotics Easily

A new Destiny loophole has been discovered that allows players to stock up on Exotic engrams with minimal effort. The process by which this works is shown in the video below. It's relatively simple, but be aware, too, that it involves blowing yourself up.<p>First, head to Xur, the Destiny vendor who …

What No One Tells You About Seeking A Mentor for Your Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I launched my first startup while I was still in college, 16 years back. It shut up shop soon after.<p>I launched my second venture in 2004 and my third, in 2007. Both also shut down within one year of launch.<p>I could blame these failures on …

5 Steps for Recovering After Pulling an All-Nighter

If you’ve been in business for yourself any length of time, or are in the process of getting your business off the ground, you know that entrepreneurship is both fulfilling and draining. The satisfaction that comes with running the show is tempered by the fact that, when it’s all on the line and …

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27 must-have travel apps for every step of your journey

Travel is one of the industries that has completely transformed by the smartphone evolution and as a result, there is an abundance of ingenious apps designed to make your trips easy to plan, cheaper, well-informed and more enjoyable.<p>Short of literally packing your bags and rooting out your …

5 TEDTalks Every Entrepreneur Needs to Watch

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’m a big fan of TEDTalks -- they’re full of insights on everything from human nature to scientific breakthroughs to trends in design. They’re inspirational, informative and eye-opening in ways that can help you become a better person and …

5 Ways You Can Develop a Positive Addiction to Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Addiction is often thought of with a negative connotation, but what about an addiction to success? With a thoughtful and well-defined vision of success, your addiction to it can help drive you forward and create the inner force you’ll …

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21 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Never Worry About

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone wants to know the secret to success, which is why we all look up to role models such as Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg. But one of the biggest lessons you can learn from them? It’s simply to worry only about the …

The 5 Daily Essentials for Building a Successful Online Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you look at the statistics of how many people log onto the Internet or social media, you get excited. Never has there been a time with so much opportunity concentrated in one place. Today, you don’t have to send your direct mail …

Pear juice before alcohol may combat hangover

Scientists find that Asian pears contain properties that effect alcohol metabolism, reducing memory loss and boosting concentration<p>Drinking pear juice before a night of heavy drinking could reduce the effects of a hangover, research suggests.<p>Australian government scientists found that for those …

5 Lessons for Entrepreneurs From the Man Who Completed 50 Ironman Triathlons in 50 Days

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On Saturday, July 25, James Lawrence -- “The Iron Cowboy” -- completed his 50th Ironman triathlon. Not the 50th of his life, he’s done a lot more than that, but the 50th in 50 days. To add to the accomplishment, with which he set a new …

5 Strategies I Used to Start and Grow a Successful Business With Only $200

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I graduated from college in the <i>worst</i> year for finding a job in recent history: 2009. I had one interview after another, and the one offer I did receive kept getting delayed. I needed to find a job fast or move back home to California from …

There Are People You Need to Consult Before Taking the Entrepreneurial Leap

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a full-time entrepreneur is one of the most rewarding, exciting, and fulfilling decisions of my life. I mean the idea of never having to answer to a boss again is worth this decision on its own. However, there have been hiccups …

5 'Starts' to Consider Before Starting Up Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Taking the plunge into entrepreneurship requires many things -- creativity, tenacity, resilience and money all come to mind. More than anything, though, it requires courage to take that initial step, leave your comfort zone and try to …