5 Tips For A Traveling Entrepreneur

by John Lim, founder of Ansel Over the last 24 months, I’ve had to adapt to live in places with limited connectivity like Patagonia and the Sahara Desert to places made for the digital worker like Seoul, South Korea. In order to run my business, Ansel (a growth agency for brands, non-profits, or individuals who want to make a positive impact on this world), I’ve picked up several tips for success. In the last year, I paid off over $40,000 in college debt thanks to mentors and fellow entrepreneu...
Tags: Travel, Startups, South Korea, Usa, Entrepreneurship, US, Patagonia, John, Sahara Desert, Digital Nomad, Seoul South Korea, Ansel, SELINA, Advice For The Young At Heart, Entrepreneur Advice, John Lim

Volvo Expands In Silicon Valley As Auto Innovation Goes West

As GM announced a wave of auto plant closures in the North American heartland this week at the cost of thousands of jobs, Sweden’s Volvo Cars was expanding its U.S. presence, both in Silicon Valley and at a new South Carolina factory.Like Detroit-based GM (NYSE: GM), which is shifting its attention from traditional auto manufacturing to projects like its self-driving car unit Cruise—a San Francisco startup GM bought in 2016—Volvo Cars is one of the flock of established carmakers drawn to the Ba...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Deals, Startups, Mobile, Uber, Hardware, Sweden, Internet, Entrepreneurship, Accidents, Funding, San Francisco, Trends, E-commerce, Web

If You Would Give Anything

Would you give up your comfort for the discomfort of looking at ideas and beliefs you disagree with if it meant new choices and new results? Could you give up your strongest held beliefs? Would you give up your experience and your ability to take the role of beginner? Would you assume the role of student? Is it possible to give up what you have learned to take in new information and gain new experiences? Could you abandon the habits you’ve developed over a lifetime and trade them in for new habi...
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Investment Planning: How Gold Helps Balance Equity Risks In Your Portfolio

Those who have been investing in stocks and equity will know of the risks that it carries when it comes to long-term wealth creation. The volatility associated with equities and stocks can, however, turn investors away. Not all investors have it in them to handle the roller coaster ride provided by equities, which is why they try their luck at creating a balanced portfolio of low and high risk equities. The volatility of the market and the decreasing consumer confidence can be gauged by the ...
Tags: Startups, Gold, Investment, Others, Nifty, Portfolio Management, Managing Your Portfolio, Investment Portfolio, Nifty TRI Gold

Why Your Business Needs An App

Running a business isn’t easy. Business owners need to keep tabs on everything related to their business. That doesn’t just mean the core stuff that the business does for customers and clients — it also means all of that stuff that needs to get done for the business to reach its customers and do its work in the first place, such as payroll, training, advertising, and digital marketing. And, these days, there’s even more to worry about. In our internet-obsessed world, business owners need to ...
Tags: Startups, Customers, Ppc, App Development, Mobile App, Others

Thugs break up Mexico union vote despite new trade pact

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Thugs broke up an attempt to certify a new, more independent union at a Finnish-owned automotive wiring plant a day before leaders of the U.S., Mexico and Canada signed a new trade pact requiring Mexico to better... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Mexico, Ap, Canada, Mexico City

State takes over failing insurer after California wildfire

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California regulators moved Friday to take over an insurance company that can’t pay out all claims following a massive wildfire that destroyed more than 13,000 homes. Merced Property & Casualty Company was pushed to insolvency by the fire that sparked Nov. 8 and nearly destroyed Paradise and surrounding towns, state Insurance […]
Tags: Business, News, California, Ap, Sacramento Calif, Nation & World, Merced Property Casualty Company

Donald Trump sets sights on China after USMCA triumph

President Donald Trump suggested his Sunday (NZT time) showdown with Chinese President Xi Jinping could produce a cease-fire in the tariff war, capping a day that saw the American leader reach a milestone in his populist economic... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, China, Xi Jinping, Donald Trump, USMCA

How entrepreneurs turned outsmarting banks into a billion-dollar business

A man who was once ripped off by "thousands" in bank fees has turned his frustrating experience into a billion-dollar company.In the early 2000s, Estonian-born Taavet Hinrikus was working for Skype as the tech company's first-ever... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Skype, Taavet Hinrikus

Why job interviews aren't the place for personal disclosures

COMMENT: Q: I recently finished treatment for cancer and am in full remission. I'm now looking for a full-time job again and wondering whether it's inadvisable to mention this experience in interviews. When I brought it up in... [Author: [email protected]]
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Where Marriott data breach ranks compared with past security breakdowns

Marriott's revelation that as many as 500 million guests may have been affected by a data breach at Starwood hotels, which it bought two years ago, ranks among the largest hacks ever. It is not clear if some of those included in... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Marriott, Starwood

China supports Saudi Arabia in economic and social change: Xi

Stability in Saudi Arabia is the cornerstone for prosperity and progress in the Gulf, and China firmly supports Riyadh in its drive for economic diversification and social reform, President Xi Jinping told Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Tags: Money, Saudi Arabia, China, businessNews, Xi Jinping, Riyadh

HP Spectre Folio vs. Apple MacBook Air

HP's Spectre Folio is an innovative 2-in-1 that's literally constructed of high-quality leather and sports low-power components. Does it have what it takes to defeat Apple's refreshed MacBook Air? The post HP Spectre Folio vs. Apple MacBook Air appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Trends, Hp, Computing, MacBook Air, Notebooks, Apple MacBook Air, Spectre Folio

Tips For Tracking Your Website Performance Metrics

Building a website is now easier than ever. Even if you have no prior experience in digital commerce, you can easily get your website online and see heavy traffic from it. All you need is a domain name, hosting, a website template, and you’re good to go. But don’t expect to see instant success once the site is up. You have the ability to see high traffic from your site, but you’ll need to pour some time and energy into this process. It starts with setting goals and then tracking your website...
Tags: Google, Startups, Website, Others, Web Metrics, Content Marketing Institute, Online Measurement, Link Laboratory, Penny C Sansevieri of Huffington Post

3 Things You Should Definitely Do If You Want Your Business To Grow

Some businesses and websites seem like they became successful overnight. Sadly, that usually isn’t the case. It takes the right combination of hard work, strategy, the right team and many other assets. Sometimes your company will get lucky, but it will be with the right inner workings and strategy behind it. Also when trying to grow a business, there can be set backs. The key is to not give up while also setting yourself up for success to make things easier. Here are three things that will ...
Tags: Google, Startups, Marketing, Social Media, Seo, Social Media Marketing, Online Marketing, Others, Digital Marketing, Small Business Advice, Facebook Instagram LinkedIn, Orlando SEO, Central Florida Media Solutions Hiring

The best movies on Netflix right now (December 2018)

Save yourself from hours wasted scrolling through Netflix's massive library by checking out our picks for the streamer's best movies available right now, whether you're into explosive action, witty humor, or anything else. The post The best movies on Netflix right now (December 2018) appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Entertainment, Trends, Netflix, Home Theater, Streaming, Movies & TV, Best Of Everything

Microsoft’s new Office logos are a beautiful glimpse of the future

Microsoft was one of the pioneers of the current trend of flat design, but recently the company has been evolving its aesthetic into something a bit more three-dimensional. Last year, it unveiled its new approach, called Fluent design, adding depth, lighting, motion, and more to its aesthetic. Fluent has slowly been making its way into Windows, and now it’s hitting Microsoft Office in a big way. Say hello to the new Office logos: If you ask me, that’s a big upgrade over the current suite: And I ...
Tags: Startups, Microsoft, Microsoft Office, Design & Dev

Ariana Grande's new music video received so many views in the first hour that it broke YouTube comments (GOOG, GOOGL)

Ariana Grande's "thank u, next" music video was released on Friday.  The video received 1 million views in its first 35 minutes of being released, which caused issues on YouTube, says the company. The company tweeted that Grande "broke the internet" and that comments on her video were showing up delayed.  The delayed comments don't seem to be slowing anyone down from actually watching the video, as it has already received over 6 million views.  Ariana Grande's "thank u, next" music video has...
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China looks to boost agricultural exports to India: Xi

China was looking to boost agricultural exports to India while increasing imports of rapeseed and soymeal, President Xi Jinping told Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of a G20 meeting on Friday.
Tags: Money, China, India, Narendra Modi, businessNews, Xi Jinping

AT&T’s new three-tiered streaming service will include movies, possibly HBO

AT&T has laid out new details for its planned streaming service that's set to launch in 2019. It will include three different price tiers, and will feature movies, original programming, and content from its acquisition of Time Warner. The post AT&T’s new three-tiered streaming service will include movies, possibly HBO appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Business, Hbo, Time Warner, Trends, Netflix, AT&T, Home Theater, Streaming Service, Movies & TV, DirecTV Now

An Old School Productivity Hack

Technology is a wonderful thing but; Sometimes an “Old School” approach is better or; At the very least, a useful complement! That’s why (in addition to setting alerts) I use a... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Save up to $950 with the best smartphone deals for December 2018

Need a better phone but don't want to spend a fortune? It's never a bad time to score a new smartphone and save some cash. We rounded up the best smartphone deals available that can save you as much as $950. The post Save up to $950 with the best smartphone deals for December 2018 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Deals, Android, Mobile, Trends, Android Army

Ex-U.S. Justice Dept worker pleads guilty in case tied to 1MDB scandal

A former U.S. Justice Department employee pleaded guilty on Friday to conspiring to deceive banks about millions of dollars in foreign lobbying funds, after he facilitated the financing of a lobbying campaign related to the U.S. investigation into the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal.
Tags: Money, businessNews, U S Justice Department, 1Malaysia Development Berhad, Ex U S Justice Dept

Make some time for the best smartwatch deals for December 2018

Smartwatches make your life easier by sending alerts right on your wrist. Many also provide fitness-tracking features. So if you're ready to take the plunge into wearables and want to save money, read on for the best smartwatch deals. The post Make some time for the best smartwatch deals for December 2018 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Mobile, Wearables, Android Wear, Trends, Smartwatches, Android Smartwatch

Tesla’s Twenty Gigafactory Plan for New Products and Global Domination

Tesla opened its first Gigafactory on July 29, 2016 with only 14 percent of the factory operating. They had three out of twenty-one sections operating. They will reach full capacity and factory... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Tesla, Innovation

BRICS slam protectionism as China-U.S. spat overshadows G20 talks

Chinese President Xi Jinping and the leaders of major developing economies condemned protectionism at a G20 summit in Argentina on Friday overshadowed by U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to escalate tariffs on China.
Tags: Money, China, businessNews, Xi Jinping, Brics, Argentina, Donald Trump

The best shows on Netflix right now (December 2018)

Looking for a new show to binge? Lucky for you, we've curated a list of the best shows on Netflix, whether you're a fan of outlandish anime, dramatic period pieces, or shows that leave you questioning what lies beyond. The post The best shows on Netflix right now (December 2018) appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Entertainment, Trends, Netflix, Home Theater, Streaming, Movies & TV, Best Of Everything

Zillow execs’ buying helps sooth stock after slashed outlook

Board members and a top executive at the Seattle real-estate listing company have purchased more than 1.5 million shares since Nov. 16.
Tags: Business, News, Seattle, Zillow

UK business will be able to bring in high-skilled workers post-Brexit - PM May

Britain's post-Brexit immigration system will enable businesses to bring in high-skilled workers from the rest of the world, but firms should also do more to train up young British people, Prime Minister Theresa May said.
Tags: UK, Money, businessNews, Britain, Theresa May

Apple quietly delays Blackmagic eGPU Pro ship date to December

Mac users wanting AMD's Radeon RX Vega 56 performance will have to now wait until December, as the Blackmagic eGPU Pro has been delayed. Originally slated for a November release, Apple's website now quotes a December delivery. The post Apple quietly delays Blackmagic eGPU Pro ship date to December appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, News, Mac, Trends, Computing, Amd, Blackmagic, eGPU

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