Trish Gardner

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2-year-old husky gets new set of 3-D printed prosthetic paws

A 2-year-old husky mutt can stand, sit and run like an ordinary dog for the first time in his life after receiving a custom-made set of prosthetic legs. Derby, who lives in New York with his owner, Sherry Portonva, was born with partially formed front paws that forced him to use his hind legs and …

Baubax jacket delays frustrate Kickstarter backers

Baubax became one of the biggest crowdfunding campaigns ever this summer when it raised more than $9 million on Kickstarter, but shipping delays and limited communication are frustrating some of its tens of thousands of backers.<p>The startup, whose co-founder and CEO Hiral Sanghavi was based in …

Crowd Funding

9 Strategies Teachers and Leaders Should Add in 2016

A 2013 article in Forbes Magazine suggested that only 8 percent of people follow through on their New Year's resolutions because they are often too …

Teaching

10 December Kickstarter Campaigns We Love

A totally genius way to cook eggs, sick beats for your cat and temporary freckle tattoos: Kickstarter has brought them all to you. And there’s still so much goodness out there in the world, just waiting to be funded! Whether you give one dollar or a thousand, every bit helps. Here are 10 …

Appalachian Trail

He Left His Project Management Career To Start A Seven-Figure, One-Person Business

Laszlo Nadler, 35, stumbled into his million-dollar-plus, one-person business when he was trying to teach his daughter, now seven, the importance of doing what you love. “What if we do a business together?” he asked her.<p>At that time in 2012, Nadler, now 35, was an IT project manager who supported …

Project Management

The (Almost) Complete Guide to Food Delivery Services

What’s for dinner? Venture capitalists have been betting big that you’ll turn to one of a growing number of food delivery services for an answer. The …

Startups

What Steve Jobs was missing about innovation

In 2007, at the D5 Conference, Steve Jobs sat with Bill Gates and talked about the importance of passion when it comes to innovation. While I agree with Steve, I think he was missing a very important piece that is an absolute necessity for igniting passion, and I didn't quite understand what that …

Innovation

10 Reasons Why You Should Start Your Own Business

<i>This post originally appeared on BrandMentalist.com</i>.<p>Are you thinking of quitting your job and starting your own thing but not sure if it's the right decision?<p>Are you scared of failing? of going broke? of living uncomfortably? of disappointing your loved ones?<p>Are you scared that you might not be …

Entrepreneurship

10 Email Etiquette Tips To Build Your Professional Image

In my daily work as an academic advisor in higher education, a large percentage of my professional communication is composed via email …

10 commandments for every small-business entrepreneur

In a world of Instagram experiences, hashtagged vacations and overwhelmingly social moments, sometimes people know the glory but not the insane story behind your perfect photos. During my recent years of growth as an entrepreneur, I’ve found that the journey to success isn’t like Google maps, with …

Here’s What 22 Famous Logos Would Look Like If They Swapped Colors With Competitors

We already know what makes a successful logo—remember, simplicity is key. But what about its color scheme?<p>A Brazilian graphic designer, Paula Rúpolo, …

Graphic Design

Millionaires Don't Use To-Do Lists (They Use This Instead)

Do you really think Richard Branson and Bill Gates wrote long to-do lists and prioritized items as A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and on and on?<p>In my research into time management and best practices for productivity, I've interviewed over 200 billionaires, Olympians, straight-A students and entrepreneurs. I …

Time Management

Real and Simple No. 1: Answers to Your Most Basic Etiquette Questions

Oprah may have her list of favorite things, but I have my list of "most asked" etiquette questions. If you want to be in the know, or simply want to know the right thing to say or do in different situations, life just got that much easier.<p><b>• If I am at at a private home and I break something, should</b> …

San Francisco

6 Must-See Motivational Videos on YouTube

Serial entrepreneur, mentor, advisor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Life = Risk<p>This inspiring compilation is only one minute long, yet runs through many of the failures of some of the most well-known and successful people of …

Motivation

Here are 4 common interview questions and the most memorable ways to answer them

But the simplest and most effective strategy is also one of the least-utilized: giving unexpected answers to the most common questions.<p>You have to remember that these people (and they are real, live people) hear the same answers over and over again. So nothing will make them sit up faster and …

Employment

5 Things Millionaires Do That Most People Don't

Entrepreneur and Penny Stock Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My lifelong dream is to create more millionaire students than any other stock trading teacher out there. I’m lucky enough to have reached the seven-figure mark myself, and now, I’m dedicated to sharing …

Self-improvement

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 …

Entrepreneurship
Employment

9 free things rich people do that make them more successful

Sure you have.<p>A great idea, motivation, persistence, and a little luck helps, but most successful people share certain habits.<p>Here are nine habits that have helped place them on the top:<p>Ray Dalio, the founder of Bridgewater Associates, told The Huffington Post in 2013 that "Meditation, more than …

Self-improvement

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Uber’s Secret Weapon

What Future Founders Can Learn From Ryan Graves<p>It’s easy to fantasize about building a startup and making it big, but it’s much harder to turn those …

Social Media

The Top 5 Mistakes Made by Every New Entrepreneur | Inc.com

Many entrepreneurs are self-taught, so it's no surprise they take a wrong turn from time to time.<p>While you can't predict every error you'll make, there are some errors that happen more often than others. Read on to learn five of the most common mistakes new entrepreneurs make so you can <i>act</i> now, …

Small Business

'Shark Tank' investor Kevin O’Leary’s 5 best business mantras

Whether you love or hate him, there's one thing we can agree on: he speaks the unfiltered truth.<p>I recently met with Kevin O'Leary to talk about business, entrepreneurship and life.<p>The best part of our meeting was that I left with five of the most memorable business mantras ever.<p>O'Leary says that he …

Entrepreneurship

13 Brilliant Ideas That Turned These People Into Self-Made Billionaires

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12 tough interview questions you'll have to answer if you want to work at Target

According to the retailer's own career page, team members are often encouraged to innovate.<p>Glassdoor reviews confirm this value, with reviewers saying the company likes to challenge its people.<p>It follows, then, that inteviewers would ask some tough questions of their potentional recruits — and …

Employment

Write a Resume Summary That'll Stop Recruiters in Their Tracks

How long will recruiters spend on your résumé before deciding to toss it in the recycle bin? Six seconds, says online job search site The Ladders. That’s about 20 to 30 words.<p>So how do you write those first few lines of your resume—the summary section—to compel the recruiter to keep reading? How do …

Employment

Science says parents of successful kids have these 9 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents.<p>Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

Harvard Business School