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No-Deal Brexit Only Expected To Ruin 84 Vital Areas Of British Life, Leak Reveals

That sounds absolutely fine<p>If you were worried that a no-deal Brexit would absolutely ruin Britain - or, as Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt cheerily put it on Thursday, become "a mistake we would regret for generations" - then there's no need to worry. The government has run the numbers and concluded …

Great Britain

Why I Replaced 99 Percent of My Team and Restarted My Startup

Cleaning house isn't the most linear path to growth, but sometimes it's a necessary step.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Tell me if you've heard this one before. Startup A launches, garners a sizable amount of traction and buzz and subsequently flames out before making …

Startups

Keep Your Day Job but Everyone Needs a Side Project

An exciting, intriguing experiment brewing behind the scenes just might evolve into your life's work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What do abstract expressionist art and virtual reality have in common? They were both pioneered as side projects.<p>Jackson Pollock was a …

Jackson Pollock

I make $200,000 a year in passive income after retiring at 34, and it works only because I followed 5 steps

Ever since landing my first job post-college in 1999, I've been determined to build enough passive income in order to not have a job. A future that included getting into work by 5:30 a.m. and leaving after 7:30 p.m. each day for decades seemed too brutal to endure.<p>In 2009, I decided that if I could …

Real Estate

This Man Retired at 33 With $1.3 Million — and 3 Kids. Here’s How

Plus how another family retired with 2 kids at 43.<p>Retire early? “Sure,” you might say, “I could do that — if it weren’t for the kids.” But even with …

Retirement

Jeff Bezos Says Any Good Business Opportunity Has These 4 Qualities

Dreamy business offerings all have huge potential.<p><b>Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said a "dreamy" business offering has at least four characteristics.</b>• <b><br>"Customers love it, it can grow to very large size, it has strong returns on capital, and it's durable in time," Bezos said in his 2014 letter to Amazon</b> …

Jeff Bezos

2 ETFs to Help You Build Retirement Wealth

Retirement planning doesn't have to be complicated. In fact, these two funds can make it simple.<p>"Out of clutter, find simplicity." -- Albert …

Investing

Openbook is the latest dream of a digital life beyond Facebook

As tech’s social giants wrestle with antisocial demons that appear to be both an emergent property of their platform power, and a consequence of specific leadership and values failures (evident as they publicly fail to enforce even the standards they claim to have), there are still people dreaming …

Social Media

The Obamas Are Now Worth 30 Times More Than When They Entered the White House. Here’s What They Do With Their Millions

Barack Obama's net worth is estimated to be $40 million.<p>Former President Barack Obama is a busy guy.<p>From speaking at events around the world to …

The White House

French theme park deploys birds to collect litter

<b>A theme park in France is set to deploy six "intelligent" birds to pick up rubbish and spruce up the grounds.</b><p>The rooks at the Puy du Fou theme park in the west of the country have been taught to collect cigarette ends and other small bits of rubbish.<p>They then deposit the litter into a small box …

Birds

IRS Provides Guidance On 20% Pass-Through Deduction, But Questions Remain

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act — signed into law on December 22, 2017 — gave birth to a brand new provision: Section 199A, which permits owners of sole proprietorships, S corporations, or partnerships to deduct up to 20% of the income earned by the business. While the provision has the potential to …

Retirement

7 easy hacks to help you save more money every day

You know you should save money, but that doesn't make doing it any easier.<p>Some money experts recommend saving 10%, 20%, or more of you income each month. But if those amounts seem daunting, it's OK to start small.<p>"We could all save more, and as I see it, a dollar a day keeps bankruptcy away," …

Personal Finance

This family business was a 'Shark Tank' reject — now it's bringing in $100 million a year with the best-selling pancake mix at Target

It all started with a little red wagon and a family recipe.<p>When Joel Clark was a kid, his mother, Penny, was a bit of a natural foods pioneer. It was …

Entrepreneurship

What Silicon Valley still gets wrong about innovation

Silicon Valley well exemplifies the saying “The more things change, the more they stay the same.” Very little has changed over the past decade, with the Valley still mired in myth and stale stereotype. Ask any older entrepreneurs or women who have tried to get financing; they will tell you of the …

Silicon Valley

Netflix Versions of Higher Education Emerge

Emmanuel Le Bouille had a training problem. The health program director for Groupe Auchan, an international retail group, had to implement a global …

Employment

The first rule of prioritization: No snacking

The best lessons in business come in plain English and speak uncomfortable truths. One such example is something we learned from Hunter Walk.<p>During a …

Product Management

Investing in ETFs: The Definitive Guide

ETFs have become increasingly popular, and they can play a key role in any investment strategy.<p>Investors have poured more than $5 trillion into ETFs, …

Investing

How To Create A Business Plan

Business plans have long been a critical document for new businesses. Are they still relevant? If so, what best practices and data can help you create a winning document that will help your business get the funding you need and ensure your venture lasts?<p>Before digging into the best way to craft a …

Small Business

Forget the sex, Google’s quest for AI is its main goal | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

An upcoming book is getting some media attention for including an unflattering characterisation of Google co-founder Sergey Brin. But there’s a lot …

The 24 Rules for Success Left Behind by a Legendary Wall Street Banker

14. "Have some fun—but not all the time!"<p>Richard Jenrette, who co-founded the investment bank Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in 1959, spent four …

Simple trick to give your steak an incredible and expensive taste - and it costs under £5

THE longer beef is left to age then the better it tastes - but it can be seriously expensive.<p>While one 30 day dry aged sirloin steak will set you …

This Couple Went From Having $150,000 in Debt to $1.5 Million in Savings. Here's How

16 years ago, they had $150,000 in debt. Now, they have $1.5 million in savings.<p>When Al and Lesia Riddick got married 16 years ago, they had about …

All Americans should know these financial lessons before leaving high school

Learning how to effectively manage money can make a huge difference in high schoolers’ lives. If not immediately, then certainly later on in life.<p>But …

Personal Finance

Bootstrapping Secret: Spend Every Day Trying To Make Money, Not Save Money

My father was an entrepreneur and like him I always wanted to start my own company. When trying to build a business from scratch, one of the most important lessons he taught me is that you must spend every day trying to earn $1, not trying to save $1.<p>While I heard him growing up, I never quite …

Entrepreneurship

Cheetah 3 robot overcomes obstacles while galloping blind

It's one thing to make a robot that can run around, but what about one that can do it blind? MIT's new Cheetah 3 quadrupedal robot answers that …

3 strategies to generate wealth

Learn how wealth differs from income, and how you can grow your wealth to enable a more comfortable lifestyle.<p>We all want to make more money—that's …

20 Brilliant Quotes on Competition From Highly Successful Business Leaders

There is nothing like a good competition to push you even further. Embrace competition -- you might surprise yourself!<p>Competition can be scary.<p>It incites worry, amplifies the strength of our insecurities -- what if someone does your specialty better than you? What if they just are better than …

Self-Made Billionaires Jeff Bezos and Ray Dalio Attribute Their Success to This 1 Surprising Trait

Principles matter more than you think.<p>Think about industry heavyweights such as Amazon. What's their secret sauce?<p>Well, there's always a great leader behind these businesses. We know that much. They have rockstar employees as well, and they consistently deliver a tremendous amount of value to their …

To Boost Your Productivity 1,000 Percent, Practice This One Habit Daily for One Year

Getting up an hour earlier and making good use of the time is the surest way to make every day far more productive.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If each day, for an entire year, you woke up an hour earlier than needed and invested that time in yourself, my experience …

Time Management

Why this former Microsoft distinguished engineer decided to build weed-zapping laser-armed robots

When Georgios Chrysanthakopoulos decided to launch a startup building small, weed-controlling robots, he wanted an enviro-friendly solution for …