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11 Apologies That Scream Lack of Confidence

Sorry, not sorry. Over-apologizing is a bad habit and may harm your reputation as a confident business person.<p>Sorry, but over-apologizing can be an annoying habit. The need to apologize for things that are out of your control, or don't require an apology, sends up red flags. It may stem from an …

Customer Service

Sony Wins Gran Turismo Lawsuit Involving Realistic Track Sponsorship Logos

Sony has won its case against Italian furniture manufacturer VIRAG, after using the company's logo in recent Gran Turismo games.<p>GTPlanet/Polyphony …

15 Property Management Tips for Entrepreneurs Seeking Passive Income From Real Estate

Purchasing real estate for investment income is a sound strategy, if you stay on top of your property.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're a landlord or just looking to make money with real estate, it's crucial to understand how to manage a property the right way. …

Real Estate

This Is Why Maintaining Good Gut Health Is So Important, Says an Expert

Firshein is a firm believer that every person's gut biome is unique and, therefore, no two treatments should be the same. Every step you take from …

Here's Why Manual-Transmission Porsche 928s Are Climbing In Value

A majority of 928s were ordered with automatics, but the car begs for a manual. If you can find one for reasonable money, seriously consider it.<p>It seems the Porsche 928's time has finally come. In one sense, as <i>Jalopnik's</i> Raphael Orlove convincingly argues, the 928's luxurious nature has seeped into …

You can now buy the Honda Civic Type R turbocharged four as a crate motor

Honda is an automaker with a huge enthusiast following — just look at the sales figures for the Accord — and the prominent Japanese company …

Here’s the Best Way to Match Tones in Composite Photos

One of the most common difficulties with compositing photos is having the color tones of the different parts of the image match. This can be tricky …

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It’s never been easier to start your own business. On the flip side, it’s also never been harder to start your own business. Everyone and their …

Steal These 4 Proven Customer-Retention Strategies

Top ecommerce businesses thrive because they successfully cultivate repeat clients<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Did you know that only 32 percent of customers are likely to place a second order in their first year as a customer? That means you’re losing most of your …

Marketing

I was already an organized person, and writing my to-do list at night has still changed everything

For years, I started my day the very same way: I'd sit down at my computer and jot down my lengthy to-do list. Everything was listed there—the projects I needed to complete, the emails I needed to answer, and those little reminders that have a way of mysteriously falling out of my brain.<p>I assumed …

Productivity

How To PR Your Way To Podcast Success

There is no denying that as a marketing vehicle, podcasts are hot. I’ve written recently about the strategy of PR through podcast guesting. I’ve also written, further back, about the tips for building an audience by starting a show of your own. Regardless of your strategy so far, if you listen to …

The complete list of Alexa commands so far

Amazon's voice assistant, Alexa, is infiltrating your home, your beach trips and even your ride to work. Now that there are many ways to interact with Alexa -- with the Tap, Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Look, Echo Show, Dash Wand and the Amazon Fire TV -- you might find yourself talking to her more …

Where Your Mercedes-Benz and Porsche Were Born

When I stepped off the S-Bahn at the Neckarpark station in Stuttgart on my way to the Mercedes-Benz Museum, I ran into a gaggle of Idaho high school students who nicely summed up the two automotive museums they had just visited.<p>“Mercedes has more details and has more history,” one of them told me. …

The 1955 121 LM Spider is one jaw-dropper of a Ferrari

We won't blame you if you skip the article to look at the gallery.<p>There's going to be a lot of eyeballs on this one when this Ferrari rolls into …

Mailbag: Your Thoughts on the New Ford Bronco Rumors

<i>Welcome to Mailbag, a roundup of the best comments, questions and tips from you, our readers, put together by Gear Patrol’s Social Media team. Some</i> …

Social Media

10 Reasons The Biblical Flood May Have Actually Happened

Perhaps of all the biblical stories and tales from ancient times, the legends of the Flood are the best known. To most people, these legends are …

What You Need to Know About Copyrighting Your Business Website

Your business website is a valuable asset for marketing, sales, and customer service power and you should protect it just like you would your other …

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

If You Have These Books, You Probably Don't Need a Financial Planner

<i>When it comes to your finances, do you take a head-on or head-in-the-sand approach? If you identify with the latter, the good news is you’re not</i> …

Personal Finance

10 Memorable (and Professional) Networking Conversation Starters

These ice breakers aren't just effective, easy and fun; they're also totally work appropriate.<p>Science shows that swapping more substantive conversations for the same old vacuous small talk can help you be much happier. Which is why I'm always on the lookout for better ice breakers that the usual …

First Drive: Datsun 240Z

New standards in performance and elegance for medium-priced 2-seat GT cars.<p><i>From the April 1970 issue of</i> Road & Tack<p>Datsun has had a sizable portion of the U.S. sports car market for a number of years now with the 1600 Sports and its 2-liter derivative. Both of these models are based on British …

Stroll completed private test ahead of Azerbaijan Grand Prix

<b>Williams Martini Racing</b> driver <b>Lance Stroll</b> was given authorisation to complete a private test in between the Canadian and <b>Azerbaijan Grand Prix</b>, in …

F1 Expected To Put Brakes On British Grand Prix In The Next Week

Formula One’s most historic race, the British Grand Prix, is expected to get the red light following a decision this week according to senior sources close to the race organizer.<p>The British Grand Prix was the first race on the calendar when the F1 championship launched in 1950 and it has been held …

Ferrari more aggressive than Mercedes with British GP tyre choices

Ferrari has opted for a more aggressive tyre strategy than Formula 1 championship rival Mercedes for next week's British Grand Prix.<p>While Ferrari has …

Auto Racing

This Engine Block Turned Watch Winder is the New Must Have for Watch Enthusiasts

Vulcan Innova breathes new life into old BMW engine blocks.<p>Los Angeles based Vulcan Innova unveiled a new watch winder last week (from $25,000) …

2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS: Lots of Power, Lots of Want

Porsche's insane rear-drive GT2 RS returns with 700 horsepower.<p>When carmakers show up at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, they tend not to arrive without a panoply of vehicles. This year, Porsche brought a slew of fast things, including the 1978 935 racecar affectionately known as Moby Dick, the new …

Christie Brinkley: Here's The Science Behind Her Anti-Aging Tips

When supermodel Christie Brinkley tells you that she has some anti-aging tips, you tend to want to hear what she has to say. After all, the 63-year old who appeared in the most recent <i>Sports Illustrated</i> swimsuit edition seems very good at aging…in that she does not appear to have aged much at all. …

Here Are Even More Geeky Photos Of The 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS

After much denial of its existence, the 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS finally, officially dropped on Friday at the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed.<p>This is …