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In real estate, the axiom is location, location, location. But what’s really the end goal?

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We’re big fans of sleep here at Entrepreneur.

A poll from SleepJunkie put the question to the test and asked 1,000 Americans what they would do if they had those additional hours to fill.

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Looking to slice a pile of veggies? Put away your knife and grab this mandoline slicer to save time, energy and a big mess to clean.

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Risk is something that few people enjoy.

According to a study from the University of California and Erasmus University Rotterdam in the Netherlands, many entrepreneurs are driven not by a love of risk, but by loss aversion.

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Samsung 'Confirms' Galaxy Note 8 Is Massive [0.11]

Posted on Aug. 16, 2017, 12:20 a.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

The Galaxy Note 8 is going to be massive.

Today Samsung released the Galaxy Note 8’s official teaser and its focus was all about one thing: Size.

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It seems that every day brings fresh news of a big-box retailer surrendering to the relentless push of ecommerce and announcing the shuttering of more locations.

Gone are the days when loyalty programs involved a consumer filling out tedious paperwork while an impatient line of customers snaked through the store, or a consumer needing to remember to bring a punchcard to score a free sub.

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Hadoop Haters Gonna Hate [0.05]

Posted on Aug. 15, 2017, 5:25 a.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

The Big Data space has been confusing. A few years ago, the technology was hailed as THE solution for all Big Data problems.

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It appears some diamonds are too big to sell. Does Lucara Diamond Corp cut the Lesedi La Rona diamond into many smaller diamonds to sell, cut the rough diamond as a whole and attempt to sell, or try to sell the uncut diamond again in the future.

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Warner Bros.

I think we may have to look at The Conjuring franchise as the horror equivalent of Illumination’s Despicable Me series.

Sure, Warner Bros./Time Warner Inc. and New Line Cinema went and hired a better director (David F. Sandberg straight from last summer’s sleeper horror hit Lights Out) and went the period piece-prequel format, but you can say the same thing about Universal/Comcast Corp. and Blumhouse’s Ouija series.

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Ten Signs Your Personal Brand Isn't Working [-0.10]

Posted on Aug. 12, 2017, 11:49 p.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

Your personal brand tells people who you are and what you care about when you are not there to tell them in person.

Your LinkedIn profile is a big part of your personal brand.

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When to Listen to a Dire Warning [0.09]

Posted on Aug. 10, 2017, 10:36 p.m. by HBR.org @ [source]

Richard Clarke, former counterterrorism adviser to U.S. presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, has made a career of investigating disaster warnings.

SARAH GREEN CARMICHAEL: Mike Burry, the hedge fund manager here, is the type of eccentric prophet of doom who fascinates Richard Clarke.

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Appearing to care [0.16]

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017, 8:20 a.m. by Seth Godin's Blog on marketing, tribes @ [source]

We know that your customers will put up with imperfect, but one thing that they'd like in return is for you to care.

Acting as if, doing it with effort and consistency, is what your customers need from you.

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Best Business Books of All Time [0.20]

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017, 5 a.m. by Barbara Weltman @ [source]

So I’m a big reader.

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference , by Malcolm Gladwell.

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Today’s interview is with Bernadette Jiwa, Founder of The Story of Telling and a recognised global authority on the role of story in business, innovation and marketing and the author of five best-selling books on marketing and brand storytelling. Bernadette joins me today to talk about her new book: Hunch: Turn Your Everyday Insights into the Next Big Thing, big data, decision making, where hunches come from and how we can develop our own hunches.

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BMW creates some of the most high-tech cars we have yet seen.

Thanks to Artificial Intelligence (AI), data-driven predictive analytics and other cutting edge technologies BMW is able to build the cars of today while at the same time envisaging and bringing to reality the cars of tomorrow.

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The Nintendo Switch Faces A Challenge In The Fall [0.17]

Posted on July 30, 2017, 3:29 p.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

The Switch is doing well for Nintendo. We could already guess that based on how hard the thing is to find and how much everyone has been talking about it, but Nintendo's recent financials made things abundantly clear: the Switch is selling well, and the future looks good.

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Usefulness Content Freshness Summary In the quest for innovative products and services, many businesses are investing in fancy technology so they can create the "next big thing". The book then leads readers through the questions and processes (with examples of successful companies like Adobe, Facebook, and Intuit) that start in the transformation of your planning and work processes so they can help you innovate more consistently.

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Warner Bros./Time Warner Inc.'s Dunkirk earned another $5.19 million on Thursday, actually rising 0.3% from its $5.17m Wednesday gross.

It’s also another case of Warner Bros. doing right by what was once their favorite release date.

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Waymo attorneys recently filed court documents that suggest Uber knew that Anthony Levandowski had brought trade secrets with him to Uber when he left Waymo. So, how can tech companies avoid being the next Waymo (assuming the IP theft accusations turn out to be true)?

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If you've ever suffered from decision paralysis, then you know how easy it is to get bogged down in your own thoughts, fears and insecurities when trying to make an important choice.

Every day, we face decisions.

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