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The science of resilience: how to teach students to persevere

Neurologist and teacher Judy Willis shares three simple techniques to help teachers build resilience in their students<p>In schools today, the focus is not only on helping students pass exams, but also on improving their character by making them more resilient. Resilience in learning, as in life, is …

Teaching

Why you should start a business in 2016

For some, saving more comes down to learning how to say no to small purchases.<p>And for would-be entrepreneurs, sometimes the hardest part about starting a business is taking that first step.<p>We asked best-selling author, entrepreneur and career coach Josh Felber for his top money tips for 2016. …

Small Business

Shazam

Four Priorities for Indonesian President Joko Widodo as He Arrives in Washington

When U.S. President Barack Obama welcomes Indonesian President Joko Widodo at the White House on Monday, certain similarities between the two leaders …

Asia

Microsoft explains where the Xbox falls into CEO Satya Nadella's master plan

At the time, it didn't seem to mean much.<p>But in the last year and a half, Microsoft has undergone a radical shift, slowly but surely transitioning into a company that doesn't care what device you use, so long as you're using a Microsoft app on it. It's pretty cool.<p>Now, with a big update to the Xbox …

Xbox

19 A.I. experts reveal the biggest myths about robots

But if you base all your knowledge about robots and AI on movies and books, you're bound to be either terrified or disappointed whenever a new robot comes out.<p>Tech Insider asked 19 AI researchers about the biggest myths in their field. Their answers (lightly edited) are below.

Artificial Intelligence

For Entrepreneurs: Quotes To Lift You Up When You Feel Like Giving Up

<b>The entrepreneurial path</b>, while rising steadily in popularity, seems to remain a tricky and taxing road to navigate for most. Knowing this, …

Entrepreneurship

5 Signs You Are Meant to Be an Entrepreneur | SEJ

Are you meant to be an entrepreneur? According to Operation Hope, 43% of children and teens say they want to start their own business one day but …

The 5 Non-Negotiables for Thriving in Business and Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is easy. Millions of new businesses are started each year. However, you must do more than create an LLC to become a thriving entrepreneur. Unfortunately, simply starting a new business is all the farther that most get. …

Entrepreneurship

18 Social Networks for Entrepreneurs

<b>Entrepreneurs are no strangers</b> to going it alone. But that doesn’t mean they have to be alone. Social networks provide a way to collaborate and share …

Small Business

What Are Some of the Habits Entrepreneurs Have That Other People Don’t?

<i>This piece originally appeared on Quora: What are some of the habits entrepreneurs have that other people don’t?</i><p><b>Most people spend their money to get</b> …

For 30 years I’ve seen startups make these same 5 mistakes. Here’s how to fix them.

by David Ansley<p>One of the young executives I mentor recently asked me whether there were any glaring mistakes he should avoid when launching his …

Business Strategy

9 must-attend conferences for entrepreneurs this fall

Conferences and trade shows are great for learning new tricks, staying up to date on industry trends and rubbing shoulders with the best in your industry. But the cost – in terms of time and travel – makes it impossible to attend every “must-do” event. With the proliferation of choices, how do you …

7 lessons from entrepreneurs who kept their day jobs while starting their businesses

Even better, working for someone else gives you a front-row view of the best (and worst) ways to run a company, from managing time and money to handling customers and employees.<p>We asked some successful entrepreneurs who founded companies while holding down a 9-to-5 to share the lessons they learned.<p>…

Entrepreneurship