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The caffeine curse: why coffee shops have always signalled urban change ?>

The caffeine curse: why coffee shops have always signalled urban change

Coffee shops take flak for being markers of gentrification. But they might not be so different now from the social and intellectual hubs of 350 years ago Its a bright February morning at the Proud Archivist (now the Proud East), a coffee shop facing the canal just off Kingsland Road in London, and regular Matthew Green is greeting the manager as if theyre old friends. Their cheerful interaction rises above the low din of the subdued crowd, some of whom…

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Meet The Creator Of Sea Bubbles, A Ride-Share Service On Water ?>

Meet The Creator Of Sea Bubbles, A Ride-Share Service On Water

For years, French navigator Alain Thébault has had a dream to fly over water. In 1994, the Hydroptère — an experimental sail-powered vessel that is able to hover above water simulating an aircraft’s movement — he invented, set sail for the first time, making his dream come true.   Last year, Thébault conceived a project, dubbed “Sea Bubbles,” that would use the Hydroptère technology to establish an Uber-style service in the River Seine to facilitate overwater travel in Paris. The project,…

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Why Being Self-Aware Is Key To Succeeding In Business ?>

Why Being Self-Aware Is Key To Succeeding In Business

A decade ago, Gary Vaynerchuk was filming video blogs about wine against an unremarkable beige wall, with a handful of opened wine bottles and a plastic spit bucket in front of him. He’d give his glass a good stir and proclaim some initial thoughts: a California cabernet was “very chocolate-oriented,” a French viognier evoked “a little bit of dandelion.” One thousand episodes of “Wine Library TV”later, Vaynerchuk had amassed a huge following and was a founder of VaynerMedia, a social media company,…

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TALK IS CHEAP. What are you doing? ?>

TALK IS CHEAP. What are you doing?

Talk is Cheap… My Business Coach once told me very sobering statistic… “Less than 5% of ‘Successful People’ ACT on a good idea when they see one!” Stop and let that sink in for a moment… Here are just a few ‘exceptional’ ideas that you could implement: 1. Sell things in Packages: – Silver, Gold and Platinum. 2. Create a Lead Generating Report. 3. Get Noah St John’s ‘Audio Afformations’ and listen to them for 20 minutes day. 4. Raise…

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Make The World A Better Place ?>

Make The World A Better Place

1. TREAT OTHERS THE WAY YOU WANT PEOPLE TO TREAT YOU: It isn’t called “The Golden Rule” for no reason. Want more friends? Be friendly. Want to be encouraged and appreciated? Then encourage and appreciate others! 2. LOVE YOURSELF: I have noticed it is impossible to show genuine love to others while you hate yourself. 3. FIND YOUR PURPOSE: So many people live life with all its amazing potential with little or now purpose. 4. SEE THINGS IN PERSPECTIVE: Once…

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