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Take Risks on Your Business, Not Your Body

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Image credit:Shutterstock Every day, entrepreneurs encounter various risks that affect our health and business. One change in consumer taste pattern or an unfavorable government policy can crumble a business and adversely affect the owner’s health. The business world requires mental and physical energy to accomplish daily tasks and long-term goals. But, how can you maintain that energy, stay safe and be healthy in such a challenging and unpredictable world? Here…

How Kate Hudson Created a Million-Member Fitness Movement with Fabletics

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Image credit:Fabletics At the outset of her career, Kate Hudson evolved from the daughter of Hollywood royalty to a critically-acclaimed, Oscar-nominated actress. She quickly became an international superstar, with dozens of credits and worldwide success. Now, the New York Times bestselling author of Pretty Happy: Healthy Ways to Love Your Body, fashion icon and modern mom has added another credit to her name: global fashion entrepreneur. Based in Los Angeles,…

10 Memorable Quotes From the ‘Worlds Greatest Showman’ P.T. Barnum

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Image credit:Andrew Caballero-Reynolds | Getty Images After 146 years in business, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will officially take down its giant tent this spring. In its announcement, the circus’s parent company Feld Entertainment explained that, “The decision to end the circus tours was made as a result of high costs coupled with a decline in ticket sales, making the circus an unsustainable business for the company.” The…

10 Ways an Online Book Club Helps You Succeed in Business

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Image credit:Shutterstock Reading is educational, helps you improve your communication skills, and can even sharpen your emotional intelligence. Reading and learning from your peers allows you to grow as an employee, business owner, or industry influencer. And, if you don’t believe me, I’ve outlined 10 reasons how joining online book clubs can help you succeed in business. I have found some great business book clubs to join. You should take…

6 Ways to Write a Bestseller (And Build Your Brand)

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Image credit:Shutterstock When you think about building your brand, what comes to mind? Flashy graphics? A gripping mission statement? Social media followers? Related: A Simple 4-Step Process for Writing Your First Book in 100 Days While all of those things are incredibly important, there’s one old-school, yet powerful brand-building tactic: Write a best-selling book. Sounds good, but exactly how do you do that? To tackle this question, I interviewed Wall Street Journal…

How the Beauty Industry Continues to Crack the Bro Code

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Image credit:Harry's | Dollar Shave Club From Tria’s hair-removal laser to Julep’s toxin-free nail polish, the top venture capital-funded beauty startups of 2014 blush over a vast array of cosmetic needs for women. But that doesn’t mean men are going unnoticed. In fact, according to PitchBook data, two of the companies that raised the most in VC funding last year were Harry’s and Dollar Shave Club, shaving startups which cater to the…

10 Profitable Reasons to Major in Math or Science

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Image credit:Shutterstock Good news for all you math and science whizzes out there: You sort of own the job market. Most of the top 10 best jobs—based on work environment, income, job outlook, stress and other factors—call for backgrounds in those two fields, according to a recent report released by career website CareerCast.com. "We see every year that STEM [science, technology, engineering and math] jobs are rising on the list…

5 Challenges Facing Education-Tech Startups

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Image credit:Kim Cofino | Flickr Education technology is a super-fast growing industry. From content-management platforms to interactivity apps and everything in between, edtech startups are popping up frequently — and finding success. But getting started in edtech isn’t all that easy. There are serious challenges startups must overcome to be successful, as in any industry. Below are five challenges facing edtech startups and how they can be overcome: 1. The edtech industry…