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Is Your Startup Stalled? Pivot to Blockchain

In the high-stakes world of venture-backed startups, not growing is the same as dying. Historically, stalled companies sought a sympathetic acquirer …

3 Real Life Use Cases for IOTA (MIOTA) That Are Right Around The Corner

The <b>Internet of things</b> (<b>IoT</b>) is the network of physical devices, vehicles, home appliances, and other items embedded with electronics, software, …

Internet of Things

IoT startup landscape: Emerging mergers and acquisitions by traditional "non-tech" players

In the last 5 years IoT startups have grabbed attention and angel.co has over 5000 IoT startups listed. A whopping sum of $12.5B has been put into …

50 startups that will boom in 2018, according to VCs

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>We reached out to a number of top VCs and asked them which startups will boom in 2018. We invited participation from investors from a variety of backgrounds and …

The Importance Of Strategic Focus

A good strategic framework provides focus by limiting the number of directions the organization runs. You’d be foolish to try to extend all your products while simultaneously expanding all your markets while also ramping up capacity or shifting your business model to include new types of …

Management

Use these 3 tips to talk like a boss

When you become a boss, you not only need to know how to be a leader, you need to learn how to communicate like one, too. Language that was fine for …

Public Speaking

How to Get a Slimmer Waist | Goop

In the first installment of our series with structural integrative specialist, Lauren Roxburgh, we talked about what fascia is—and how you can …

Yoga

What I Tell My Patients Who Want To Lose Belly Fat: A Hormone Expert Explains

<i>Dr. Sara Gottfried is a Harvard-trained MD, best-selling author, and leading expert on hormones. Now, she's teaming up with mindbodygreen to share</i> …

6 terrific TED Talks for personal and professional success

TED talks are among the best resources for practical insights from leading experts on an array of topics.<p>To refresh your approach to work, business …

Public Relations

How To Fund Your Startup: The Ultimate Startup Funding Guide

In my work as a consultant to entrepreneurs, the issue of startup funding and capital always comes up. I’ve yet to work with an entrepreneur who says …

15-Minute HIIT Workout to Burn Belly Fat

Combine cardio and standing abs moves for an intense routine that tightens your core and burns calories to help reduce belly fat.<p>1. Squat to Knee …

Workouts

Lose Up to 10 Pounds in 30 Days with the 4-Step Weight Loss Challenge

<b>WARNING: This weight loss challenge could result in any or all of the following:</b>• Weight loss of up to 10 pounds<br>• Feeling and looking fabulous<br>• More …

Here's How to Get Your Best Butt Ever in 28 Days

Because you won't get a better butt by sitting on it.<p>No matter how much you'd like to see Queen Bey's butt on your body, no one wants to squat for hours on end. To give your booty a noticeable lift — without completely torturing yourself — all you need is six minutes a day and this ass-centric …

This Is Bob Harper's 5-Minute Fat-Burning Workout

<b>Fire up your muscles from head to toe.</b><p><i>By SELF Staffers</i>, SELF<p>This do-anywhere workout takes only five minutes -- so you can knock it out on a busy day or before a party. Here's what you need to know:<p><b>YOUR TRAINER:</b> Bob Harper, celebrity trainer and host of the T<i>he Biggest Loser</i>, which starts in …

14 Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Closet Essentials in 2016

Keeping on top of all the latest trends is basically a full-time job, but if your schedule is already jam-packed, spending hours poring over the runways, blogs and magazines isn’t exactly an option. To get the new year off to a sartorially on-point start without going completely nuts, just stick to …

Clothing

Elie Saab

This New Cool Girl Label Makes Custom Clothing Affordable

Too many times we’ve found an article of clothing that’s exactly what we’re looking for… except for that one small detail that keeps it from being perfect, like that midi skirt that would be even better as a mini or that sleeveless dress that would be so much more versatile if it were long-sleeved. …

7 Challenges Successful People Overcome

It's truly fascinating how successful people approach problems. Where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and obstacles to overcome.<p>Their confidence in the face of hardship is driven by the ability to let go of the negativity that holds so many otherwise sensible people …

The Best Time Tracking Software for Mac OS X

Where does the time go? Find out with these Mac time trackers. Whether you’re trying to work out how much time you waste online or just want a way to …

How 14 French Women Define French Style

"If a French woman wears jeans, it's never with flats."<p>Hundreds of books and articles have tried to demystify the widely adored allure of French women's style. Photographer Garance Doré's book <i>Love Style Life</i>, which debuted this week, is the latest. She sums up French style using only three words: …

13 apps that will stop you from wasting time

These 13 apps will make scheduling less painful, help you keep track of what you are spending your time on, and even punish you for checking social media too much. They'll also help you see a big picture of how you spend your time and show you small tweaks that can carve out a few more hours of …

14 Things Phenomenally Successful People Do Differently

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure”-Bill Cosby<p>What quality do you think differentiates the …

15 Small Things Successful People Do Every Day

Casey Imafidon<p>Read full profile<p>There are certain people that come to your mind when you think about success. Perhaps they are people like Steve Jobs, …

Productivity

​8 mental habits the most successful people learn to break

That bit of wisdom comes from Sandja Brügmann, serial entrepreneur and founder of the Passion Institute, a recently launched online educational program and consultancy for executives and entrepreneurs.<p>"Once we have developed understanding of how we interfere with our visions and goals, then comes …

5 Tips to Chase Your Entrepreneurial Pursuit While Working a Full-Time Job

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I heard some pretty terrible advice the other day.<p>The advice came on a business podcast from a successful entrepreneur who had built a company to billion-dollar status. In this podcast, he told the audience that if you are going …

Entrepreneurship

Launching A Startup? Ask Yourself These Questions First

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>I frequently meet entrepreneurs who have great ideas, but more often than not, there’s no clear answer as to how these ideas will turn in …

Entrepreneurship

The startup framework to validate your idea before you spend $1

“If your startup failed, it’s because it didn’t solve a tier 1 problem for a large enough audience — here’s how to never make that mistake …

Product Management

Organic ‘computers’ made of DNA could process data inside our bodies

We invariably imagine electronic devices to be made from silicon chips, with which computers store and process information as binary digits (zeros and ones) represented by tiny electrical charges. But it need not be this way: among the alternatives to silicon are organic mediums such as DNA.<p>DNA …