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The one thing you should do every Sunday evening to guarantee a successful week

Most people spend Sunday nights watching TV, relaxing, and trying not to think about the challenging week ahead. After a calm weekend spent with my family or enjoying free time, I'm also ready to take it easy.<p>But, before I drop my head down on the pillow I practice one very critical habit to ensure …

Klook, An App For Booking Travel Activities Across Asia, Raises $5M

Klook, a Hong Kong-based company that sells travel activities across Asia, has announced a $5 million Series A round led by US-Sino investment fund Matrix Partners. China Growth Capital and Francis Leung, chairman of CVC Capital, also took part.<p>The company was founded in September 2014 with the …

South-east Asia

A complete guide to designing your morning routine to double your productivity

On average, each of us wake up to 25,000 mornings in our adult life, which means we have 25,000 days to maximize how we spend it.<p><b>Your morning defines the rest of your day.</b><p>If you can optimize your morning routines, you’ve set yourself up to have a productive day ahead of you.<p>The good news is, we all …

Target Date Funds Are Setting Up Millennials For A Stock Market Shock--And Some Don't Even Know It

Here’s a statistic that ought to concern Millennials and those who care about their financial well-being, including their Baby Boomer parents. At the end of 2013, 65% of 20-somethings had more than 80% of their 401(k)s invested in stocks, up from the 48% who were so stock heavy at the end of 2007. …

This Simple Equation Will Tell You How Much Of Your Portfolio To Invest In Stocks

But depending on how old you are, that balance will change.<p>According to Manisha Thakor and Sharon Kedar, authors of "On My Own Two Feet," "stocks are where the action is" for people in their 20s, 30s, and 40s.<p>Having stock refers to investing in a corporation, and therefore having ownership in that …

What Can Entrepreneurs Gain From MOOCs? (And The 5 Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Be Asking)

<i>“MOOCs are either the future of higher education or the vehicle to its demise,” PBS reporter Gwen Ifill, in the video series “Rethinking College”</i><p>MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are great for students, good for executives, provide education certificates, and most importantly, they are free. But …

Wondering what to do with your old iPhone? Turn it into a home security system for free

Plenty of studies have shown that iPhone users upgrade their handsets more often than other smartphone users. But what should you do with that old …

Why Grad School Is Now Even More Attractive For Entrepreneurs

Not too long ago I ascribed to the notion that higher education was an unnecessary waste of time.<p>As an entrepreneur, I’ve relied on ambition, creativity, a relentless sense of “getting things done” (sometimes at the expense of my personal life), the ability to wear many hats, the love of risk and …

Want to be "Where It's At"? 100 Business Sites to Follow

Where do you get news and information for running your small business? If one of the places is on the Internet, you’re certainly not alone.<p>Journalist …

7 Things Successful Marketers Do Every Morning

No matter what level you are at in the pecking order or what function you work in, every successful person has one thing in common — an energizing …

The One Exercise That Just Might Change Your Running Forever

What if all it took to improve your running immeasurably was a few minutes marching in place?<p>In a 2011 New York Times Magazine feature, Christopher McDougall, author of <i>Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Super Athletes and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen</i> experimented with just that.<p>"I was …

Measure Your Fast-Twitch Muscle Ratio

Take this simple self-test to uncover the secret to instant gains<p>When it comes to building a better body, every guy is looking for an edge. And while some men might opt for a 'roid trip to an underground pharmacy, the rest of us want a safer, smarter shortcut to more muscle. And I've found your …

Morici: Where to Invest Your Money in an Aging Bull Market

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The bull market just marked its fifth anniversary -- middle-aged by historical standards and not dead yet.<p>Money managers have …

Investing

Startups Scrape Your Financial Data for Good. (No, Really!)

If you’re willing to give a startup access to your financial transactions, there might be some nice side benefits for you, and possibly your …

Lacking Motivation? Follow These Steps to Get Back on Track.

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Not long ago, a business owner who reads my column asked me this question:<p><i>I was wondering what do you do when your motivation level is lacking, as well as your self esteem? What do you do to regain the motivation needed to move</i> …

Motivation

19 Horrible Things That Can Happen if You Drink Too Much Caffeine | Inc.com

The coffee hit is an essential start to the day for millions of people around the world each morning.<p>Australians spent almost $800 million on over 2 billion cups of coffee last year--and that’s just the start of the caffeine habit.<p>But like all drugs, overuse of caffeine has risks. According to Food …

Wellness

7 financial terms every serious entrepreneur should know

<i>Jed Simon is the chief executive officer of FastPay, an online finance company focusing on digital businesses.</i><p>There are brilliant technologists and business leaders in today’s tech world, but while startups have their own, great talents, we’re seeing one common weakness: lack of understanding …

The one thing that makes a company last forever

All companies hit rough patches from time to time. But only a few manage to survive decade after decade—some of them in a form that bears no resemblance to the original organization. Nokia began in 1865 as a riverside paper mill along the Tammerkoski Rapids in southwestern Finland. In the late …

Innovation

26 Ways to Market Your Business With Tumblr

Shares 3K<p>How much do you know about the microblogging site Tumblr?<p>Launched in 2007, Tumblr has experienced tremendous growth over the past several …

Google’s Dead-Simple Tool For Making UX Decisions: 2 Jars Of Marbles

When the Android team wants to decide whether a design decision is good or bad, they turn to the least techie of tricks.<p>Nothing is perfect. So even for the most successful platforms, design needs to continuously evolve. But beyond mere gut instinct or that ephemeral talent of taste, how can you …

UX Design