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These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation

10 Inspirational Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read More Than Once

You'll uncover countless gems in these classics.<p>I'm fairly obsessed with reading. I read everything I can get my hands on. It's a habit that I developed early on. I used to be able to do one book per day but have since scaled it back to only two or three per week. As a prolific reader, I come …

Motivation

This Is How Those Who Are More Successful In Negotiations Behave

Conducting business in the future will be more about finding the right people at the right place at the right time, and negotiating the right agreements.<p>In the future, the company will be more a conglomerate of individual parts, cultures, partnerships, and alliances. More and more firms will …

10 Ways to Motivate Yourself When You're Really Not Feeling It

When your business is small and your challenges are big, success depends on your willingness to keep putting one foot in front of the other.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Can you imagine Elon Musk ever waking up on a Monday morning only to press the snooze button …

Customers

10 Books Tim Ferriss Thinks Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Check out these titles curated by the productivity expert and podcast host.<p>Tim Ferriss, the productivity expert,author and inspirational speaker, is an avid reader, and has highlighted many books on his show and through his blog, seeking to share some of the same wisdom that inspires him.<p>From …

Self-improvement

10 Podcasts That Can Change How You Think About Life

Challenging our assumptions is the beginning of growth.<p>When it comes to the day to day schedules of people in the world, there is so much to get done and, seemingly, so little time. Sometimes we take any chance we can to escape the overwhelming amount of daily tasks on our to-do lists. While …

Self-improvement

Honda unveils all-electric sports car concept based on new electric platform

Honda is among the several automakers unveiling new electric vehicle concepts at the Tokyo Motor Show today.<p>The automaker brought a new retro-looking all-electric sports car concept based on a new electric platform that they plan to bring to market in 2019.<p>At the Frankfurt Motor Show last month, …

6 Fatal B2B Sales Mistakes You Must Avoid

Say yes to face-to-face meetings with the power players.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>B2B sales can be incredibly rewarding and lucrative -- if you know what you’re doing. Unfortunately, most salespeople in this field make the same few mistakes again and again. When …

Selling

5 Traits That Made Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos Wildly Successful

Each had their own unique vision and the tenacity to see it come to fruition.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos have a combined net worth of approximately $195 billion. Together they have amassed more money than the GDPs of Greece, …

Jeff Bezos

Bosch batteries to help kick start electric car revolution by 2020

Bosch, the world’s largest car parts supplier, has revealed plans which should give the global EV market a dramatic boost by the end of the decade. …

Greyp G12S Electric Bicycle Has Futuristic Touchscreen Controls, Can Hit 43.5MPH

The Greyp G12S is no ordinary electric bicycle, as its 19-inch frame, made from 25CrMo4 steel alloy tubes, contains just one battery unit to bring a …

BMW e-Boxer | UP TO SPEED

<b>Electric bikes</b> have come a long way in the last few years, but they still struggle to match the aesthetics of a gas-powered machine—particularly …

2015 Zero S Review

This Smart E-Bike Maps The Fastest–And Safest–Route For Your Commute

Avoid places where cars tend to hit cyclists, along with potholes, traffic, and anything else that might slow your trip.<p>If you’re riding to work before you’ve had your morning coffee, this bike does the thinking for you: If a street is closed for construction or if you get to the subway station and …

Warren Buffett and Elon Musk are about to make one periodic element the hottest commodity in the world

It has been easy to take lithium for granted. This wonder mineral is the backbone of our everyday lives, popping up in everything from the glass in our windows to our mountains of electronics.<p>And while investors have long appreciated the steady rise in demand for this preferred mineral, the number …

Energy

Maintainance Mode

Victory introduces its first road-legal electric motorcycle, the Empulse TT

Oregon-based Brammo's electric motorcycle business was bought in January by Victory's mother company, Polaris Industries, so common sense dictated …

Forbes Welcome

Bosch: Our new EV heat pump system can increase range by up to 25%

Heating and cooling an EV presents a special challenge, as battery power must be used for climate control, which can significantly reduce range. …

Electric Vehicles

Why luxury automakers are rushing to make electric cars

What's with all these luxury electric cars?<p>The news from the Frankfurt Auto Show underway in Germany is that Daimler's Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen's …

Saft wins $6-million grant for stop-start battery development

Saft America has received a $6.13-million award from the United States Advanced Battery Consortium (USABC), in collaboration with the DOE, to develop …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

Elon Musk is taking cues from Henry Ford to disrupt the auto industry—and it’s working

The share price of Tesla Motors shot up this week after a financial analyst said that the electric vehicle maker is “uniquely positioned to dominate” the auto industry.<p>Is Tesla, with its tightly integrated supply chain, following the strategy of another one-time dominant automaker—the Ford Motor …

Tesla

Fossil Fuels Losing Cost Advantage Over Solar, Wind, IEA Says

The cost of producing electricity from renewable sources such as solar and wind has dropped significantly over the past five years, narrowing the gap …

How Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Richard Branson Cope With Stress (Infographic)

They say it’s lonely at the top. It’s incredibly stressful, too. Sitting at the helm of a company, all eyes are on you. Grueling work, long hours and extreme responsibility weigh heavily. The pressure is on. How you cope with it can make or break you -- and your business.<p>Jeff Bezos deals with …

Bill Gates

Samsung Amasses Largest Patent War Chest Among Tech Giants For Cars Of The Future

Cars are quickly becoming the next big area for tech. Apple and Google are offering their own user interfaces for vehicle infotainment systems. Google has been working on autonomous vehicles for years, and now it appears Apple is testing out self-driving cars too.<p>But in terms of who has the biggest …

CES robots take on cleaning, fun and personal assistance

After a visit from home entertainment robot Keecker last week, it was obvious that CES 2014 would host some exciting robots. Here are a few that …