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Best Tips for Increasing Your Networking Effectiveness

Networking is a learned skill. Here are some tips to help you. This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog Becoming unemployed is often a sudden, unexpected event, and most people do not have the networking skills needed to immediately switch gears … Continue reading

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Xiaomi Starts IPO in Hong Kong, Trading Begins From July 9

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has provoked a huge commotion not only in Indian market but globally also. It was in news recently was posting a net loss of 7 billion Chinese yuan (USD 1.1 billion) on overall revenue of 34.4 billion yuan … Continue reading

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26 games and tricks hidden within your Google search bar

Google has come a long, long way since its startup days, but it hasn’t forgotten how to have fun. The search giant loves to hide fun tricks, or “Easter eggs,” into its services. From Google Hangouts to Google Maps, there are neat games … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Overcome the ‘Beauty Bias’ That Can Hold Your Career Back

How to give yourself every advantage when something like your weight can impact your earnings by nearly $400,000. Think being smart and working hard is enough? Think again. Unfortunately, when it comes to looks, the deck is often stacked against … Continue reading

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A ‘Star Trek’ writer made a 1999 prediction that absolutely nailed what technology is like today

A column from 1999 went viral because its predictions are dead-on. You have to read it to believe it. An 18-year-old magazine column went viral over the past week because it’s just so good. The column effectively predicts the iPhone, … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s Gig Economy Marketplaces Are Smarter, Larger and More Global

Here are three trends that will rock the future of the gig economy. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Ten years ago, undoubtedly sparked by the 2008 recession, freelancers began building the foundation of the gig economy, with marketplace upstarts like ours, … Continue reading

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You Think Your Job Sucks? The Way This Asshole Client Bullied This Woman Will Seriously Infuriate You

If you hire a freelancer, you aren’t just paying for the materials they use; you’re also funding their time. But when somebody contacted crocheter Krafty Katt to commission her for a 120-150-hour project, they thought she’d offer a Walmart price. … Continue reading

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This Mind-Blowing Illustration Shows How Deep The Ocean Is, And It Will Terrify You

The ocean covers more than 70% of the Earth’s surface, yet we don’t often realize just how truly deep and mysterious it is. National Ocean Service reports that around 95% of the ocean is unexplored, meaning that we really have … Continue reading

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7 things you should know before choosing what to eat at an airport

Airports have made an effort to bring in reputable restaurants for travelers. However, there are still some general things to be wary of when looking for food between flights. Raw fruits and vegetables have a higher risk of carrying bacteria … Continue reading

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5 aspects of Korean culture that will feel strange to foreigners at the Olympics

The Winter Olympics have brought tens of thousands of people from around the world to Pyeongchang, South Korea. But not all of them will know the ins and outs of Korean culture, and if they’re not careful, they might find … Continue reading

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