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Chicago

Productive on Six Hours of Sleep? No You’re Not, You Liar

By | Oct 9, 2017 at 10:50 am

Do you regularly sleep for just six hours a night? And you think you’re more productive as a result? You should sit your sleep-deprived butt down before you hear the news I have to share with you today. Not only does it make you…

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3 Tips for Founders with Full-Time Jobs

By | Oct 6, 2017 at 7:15 am

Is it crazy to juggle a full-time job with running a startup? Considering that over 92 percent of startups fail within 3 years, having a corporate job might seem like a set-up for failure from the very beginning. But people have done it and…

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Denver

Brad Feld Cofounder of Techstars Talks Depression and Obsession

By | Oct 5, 2017 at 11:30 am

Brad Feld, managing director of the Foundery Group and cofounder of Techstars, has battled his own demons. In his blog post, FeldThoughts, he addresses the realism of going through the highs and lows while building businesses, and that startup founders could face a similar…

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5 Natural Remedies to Calm Your Frayed Nerves

By | Oct 2, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Experiencing symptoms of anxiety could be a regular part of your day because of all the stressors in your life. Whether it be trouble sleeping, an unsettled mind, loss of focus, increased heart rate, or a change in temperament, these changes can get in…

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DC

How a New FDA Pilot Program Will Speed Up the Health Tech Industry

By | Sep 27, 2017 at 12:20 pm

The Food and Drug Administration announced on Tuesday its plans to launch a pilot program for nine top tech companies, allowing them to avoid a few regulations that have been slowing down the release of software and products within the health industry. In essence, they’ll be…

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10 College Majors That Deprive You of Sleep

By | Sep 26, 2017 at 10:50 am

Sleep is an entrepreneur’s best friend and worst enemy. If you get enough of it, you’ll be an innovation machine that couldn’t be stopped by the worst of mental blocks. However, if you’re sleep deprived, you’ll end up as a mindless zombie making more…

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Why Meditation Apps Aren’t Undoing the Stress Caused by Smartphones

By | Sep 26, 2017 at 7:15 am

How many times a day do you check your smartphone? One study found that the average number of mobile phone notifications per day to be 63.5. Most of these notifications came from messages and emails, and almost all of them were seen within minutes…

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What I Learned Raising a Child While Building a Startup

By | Sep 22, 2017 at 2:30 pm

When you’re a parent, sometimes you need to multitask to get work done. Long before my daughter came along, I already had other babies that I raised — my businesses. I’ve said before that building a business is a lot like raising a child….

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London

Why Startup Founders Need to Take a Sabbatical

By | Sep 22, 2017 at 8:30 am

While in the midst of setting up a startup where you are most likely working night and day, it may seem crazy to take a sabbatical. This is because you are seemingly walking away temporarily from something that would need your round-the-clock attention. However,…

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Chicago

A Happier Mindset Can Help You Succeed in Business

By | Sep 19, 2017 at 7:15 am

While founders are typically high energy individuals with tons of self-motivation, entrepreneurship is a battle that not many can endure. Maintaining that entrepreneurial spirit is something every CEO struggles with throughout the lifetime of their business. As the founder of an agency that’s now…

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Phoenix

Sleeping Near Your Dog Leads to a Better Night Sleep

By | Sep 13, 2017 at 2:00 pm

The next time your furry friend wants to sleep in your bedroom, you might have to say yes. A recent study released by the Mayo Clinic, revealed that adults that slept with their dog in their bedroom showed a better night sleep Researchers from…

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The Financial Concerns of Growing a Startup While Raising a Family

By | Sep 13, 2017 at 8:30 am

It was only two days before her salary arrived, but thanks to my client’s overdue payment, we were flat broke. I had planned for this, of course, but my planning went haywire when I had to pay for my client’s SSL certificates as they…

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Santa Monica

Pixels Can Turn Your Art Into a Yoga Mat

By | Sep 12, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Picking out your yoga mat can either be pragmatic or personal depending on the individual’s needs. For some, having a special design on their mat can set the tone for their Zen moment and bring some uniqueness to their practice. Today, you can create…

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Berkeley

How Power Naps Can Make You Smarter

By | Sep 7, 2017 at 11:30 am

Thomas Edison slept three to four hours a day, former President Clinton grabbed five to six and even Jay Leno got five hours of sleep per night according to research by Dr. James Mass, et al. While the majority of individuals can’t fully function…