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The 50 best audiobooks of all time

1/<p>"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" by J.K. Rowling, read by Jim Dale<p><b>Amazon synopsis:</b> "Harry Potter has never even heard of Hogwarts when the …

Books

The Definitive Guide to Licensing: When You Get a Great Idea, What Do You Do Next?

An entrepreneur who sees somebody's good idea get licensed once a week tells you exactly how to pursue your own good idea.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Stephen Key is an expert on licensing consumer-product ideas. His book about inventing,</i> One Simple Idea, <i>has been</i> …

Licensing

Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds Still On the Rise | Investopedia

Although the broader financial world has been slow to recognize cryptocurrencies as a viable area of investment, that hasn't stopped some hedge fund …

12 smart home gadgets that practically clean the house for you

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Pictured: iRobot Braava jet 240 Robot Mop, $169, available at Amazon iRobot<p>Mentally, I'm a very organized person, but I've never claimed …

Remote Controls

How to Build a Million-Dollar Company in 1 Year--With No Funding | Inc.com

In August 2015 a popular virtual assistant (VA) company, Zirtual, announced it was shutting down--leaving behind nearly 2,500 clients and 400 employees. At the time, I was already deeply ingrained in the productivity space and figured the news offered a big opportunity to try to fix the existing …

Project Management

Add These 5 Skills to Your LinkedIn Profile to Land a High-Paying Job

Searching for a new job can be a daunting task, but if you've been toying with the prospect of switching roles, there's a simple place to start: …

4 books every good boss has read

Business leaders think differently, and that's what sets them apart.<p>Once you know how your leadership team thinks, you'll be able to unlock doors that may otherwise be inaccessible. Either your bosses will realize that you have what it takes to move up the ranks, or you will be better situated to …

Peter Thiel

Buying a rental property is cheaper in the winter — here are the 26 best places to make money as a landlord right now

Winter is the best time to buy a home— and that includes scooping up a rental property.<p>HomeUnion, an online real estate and investment firm, recently released a list of the best places in America to score a bargain on a rental property this season. They compared return on investment figures for …

Real Estate

Three books Stanford asks every new student to read

Fresh off the excitement of gaining acceptance into the most competitive university in America, Stanford University incoming freshmen will likely …

Books

How to Make Money With an Online Drop Shipping Business

How to Make Money With an Online Drop Shipping Business<p>Updated December 28, 2017<p>When starting an online business, one of the key elements is having …

How to Do Kaua'i, Hawai'i, Like a Local

<b>Famous and Worth It: The Nāpali Coast</b><br>Kaua‘i’s Nāpali Coast blows your mind when it appears in <i>Jurassic Park;</i> it will blow your mind forever when you …

Hawaii

30 Cozy, Homemade Soup Recipes You Can Make In 30 Minutes

Don't even think about reaching for the canned stuff.

5 Ways to Boost Your ROI on Content Marketing | Inc.com

<i>By Jared Atchison, co-founder of WPForms.</i><p>Looking to level up your content marketing program to grow your business? Creating a successful strategy can be time-consuming. However, by adding the right tools to your arsenal, you can save your money and time while helping you grow your business.<p>Our main …

Marketing

Something Extraordinary Is Happening in Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, and Most People Haven't Noticed | Inc.com

Cryptocurrencies' collective market caps have shot up as high as $177 billion, as of the time of writing this piece. Considering the year started in the low tens of billions, that's a considerable jump. That's a lot of growth in less than 10 months, and things don't appear to be slowing down …

Blockchain

Where to see the best fall foliage across the country

Peak leaf-peeping season is almost over, but it's not too late for those seeking one last look at the nation's best fall foliage.<p>America offers plenty of beautiful locations for marveling at the changing colors of the season, whether you're up north, down south, or even out west. So bundle up, grab …

National Parks

These 16 stocks are set for huge growth no matter what: Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley has released a list of stocks its analysts think could outperform markets regardless of what may happen to upset economic conditions.<p>These "secular growth stocks," as the bank calls its eighth annual report, out Wednesday, are companies in which the bank's analyst are bullish and see …

Investing

The 20 best hotels in Europe in 2017

As part of the Readers' Travel Awards 2017, Condé Nast Traveller asked its readers to rate their favourite hotels across Europe that they had visited this year.<p>Each hotel was rated based on various factors including staff, location, and remarkability. The complicated selection process took into …

Italy

12 stunning train rides you should take before you die

The August/September issue of National Geographic Traveler rounds up images of the best train trips in the world, according to one seasoned rail rider. It's available on newsstands now.<p>Here are 12 of our favorites.

Trains

This 24-year-old used Snapchat to launch a startup so successful, he turned down jobs at Facebook and Uber — all while fighting cancer

The cancer tumor he's been fighting for the past year while launching his startup is in retreat and the prognosis for a full recovery is good, he told Business Insider.<p>His young life is a reminder that good things often require hard choices, teamwork and, sometimes, fighting with everything you've …

Startups

10 free Instagram tools for PR pros and marketers

Instagram has become a must-have channel for PR and marketing pros’ social media strategies.<p>It is one of the world’s top networking sites, with more …

Infographics

The life-saving browser shortcut everyone should know

I can't believe I'd never heard of Ctrl-Shift-T.<p>If I had a dollar for every time I'd accidentally closed a browser tab -- or worse, an entire windowful of 'em -- I'd be rich.<p>But there's a simple keyboard shortcut that can instantly correct this error: <b>Ctrl-Shift-T</b>.<p>Or <b>Apple-Shift-T</b>, if you're using a …

Google
eCommerce

100 trips everyone should take in their lifetime, according to the world's top travel experts

But with so many cultures, countries, and landscapes to explore, it's hard to prioritize one dream destination over another.<p>Business Insider UK asked 20 top travel bloggers and writers/editors from the likes of Lonely Planet, Suitcase, and Airbnb for the top five destinations they've ever visited — …

Asia Travel

Must-Read Tips For Taking Amazing iPhone Photos

Apple’s iPhone is an incredibly popular smartphone—in fact, the odds are decent that you’re reading this story on one right now. But beyond using it …

Mobile Photography

Doing This 1 Thing Could Help Your Intelligence, Focus, and Creativity | Inc.com

While our lives continue to be consumed by digital technologies, lost is the art of journaling. Keeping a written journal, however, can have remarkable benefits.<p>Studies have demonstrated that "students who write out their notes on paper actually learn more," and doodling has been shown to help …

Doodling

Price Analysis, August 3: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin

BTC/USD 03.08.2017<p>As expected, the appearance of Bitcoin Cash did not cause much harm to the original Bitcoin Blockchain. Yet, the current …

Cryptocurrency

20 Most Lucrative Industries for Small Businesses, Ranked

As Vince Lombardi would say, making money isn’t the most important thing when it comes to running a small business; it’s the only thing. Sure, making …

How to Get Started With Video Marketing

So, you want to get involved in video marketing.I don’t blame you. It’s where more and more attention is heading these days.Just take a look at these …

Marketing

7 websites that will pay you money to do practically nothing

Side jobs are a great way to make supplemental income, and many of them are more lucrative than you'd think.<p>Still, not everyone has enough spare time to pick up a part-time gig.<p>Luckily, there are websites that can help you earn some extra cash without much effort, according to a popular subreddit …

Personal Finance

Want to Become a Multimillionaire? Do These 14 Things Immediately | Inc.com

"The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a millionaire."  -- <i>Jim Rohn</i><p>Most people wish their circumstances would magically change for them. They don't have the desire to become better …

Self-improvement