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Apps - The start of every great relationship...
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Advice - These apps will save you hours and headaches. In entrepreneurship and in life, the most valuable commodity is time. There’s never enough of it, and yet a staggering amount is spent doing the mundane tasks that come with running a...
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Lifestyle - If you retired tomorrow, what would you do? For most, the answer is simple: I would travel the world! At the age of twenty-seven, I retired from the corporate world and immediately did exactly that: I traveled around the...
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Advice - As an angel investor and a mentor to aspiring entrepreneurs, I’m always disappointed to see founders who seem stressed out most of the time and more annoyed than energized by the abundance of challenges they see in building their...
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Lifestyle - For most of us, our tribulations in life do not revolve around food, shelter or safety. These were the plights of our ancestors. Compared to humankind throughout history, we live in an age of absolute abundance. Modern man,...
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Advice - Do you feel like a fraud? If so, you are not alone. Impostor syndrome is an interesting psychological phenomenon where people feel like they don’t deserve their accomplishments. Internally they feel like a fraud, or they worry...
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Advice - According to several recent reports, job satisfaction for employees is at an all-time low. An online survey published earlier this year found that nearly two-thirds of the respondents were not happy at work. One obvious alternative...
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Advice - Most days I feel like I’m sitting in my car with a lead foot on the pedal. The engine is roaring. But I’m in neutral. I’m stationary. I’m still in my driveway. If you have ever set out to do your own thing, you...
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Advice - In today’s fast moving world of business startups, learning trumps knowing every time. What established businesses know through experience keeps them from looking for new and innovative ways to do what they do better, cheaper, and...
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Apps - Lantern, a smartphone app launched in October, aims to provide life coaching and stress help online. Deborah Kan speaks with CEO Alejandro Foung on...
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#NYCTech - In the tech world, there’s likely no archetype more famous than the college dropout. From Steve Jobs to Bill Gates to WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum, there are plenty of stories floating around about scrappy entrepreneurs who dropped...
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Advice - You know startup fever is rampant when The New York Times is writing articles about bankers leaving Wall Street for early-stage tech companies and HBO follows “Game of Thrones” with the celebratory satire of startup culture that...
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Lifestyle - Many say the first few waking hours can have a profound effect on the success
of your day. I have read articles about eating the right breakfast, exercising,
meditating, even staying clear of your electronics. But what happens...
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Advice - Mid-level or even top executives who “grew up” in large companies often look with envy at startups and dream of how easy it must be to run a small organization where you can see the whole picture and appear to have total control....
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Lifestyle - Imagine a mall where sales people surround and entice you with a variety of shiny objects. You buy all of them. You buy everything that is offered to you simply because it was offered. Did you know that scenario plays out in your...
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Advice - Starting a business from nothing requires you to overcome unreasonable problems constantly. You have no resources, no time, and an infinite list of tasks to complete. In pursuing your goals, you are asking both yourself and your...

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