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Too Cool For School? 3 Mistakes You Shouldn’t Be Making By The Start Of The Semester

Yup, we’re already back from summer, kickstarting what seems to be an endless college education. Every year is the same routine: We get up crazy early, check in with the school and catch up with our classmates before heading to that…

Starting From The Bottom: Why The UAE Should Nurture Volunteering

The UAE is the real life example of Starting From The Bottom. The malls you see springing everywhere, the skyscrapers, the million dollar cars and the luxurious handbags thrown on every girls’ shoulder – these are all just modern day perks…

Here Is Why Your Intellectual Ability Is Not Something Genetic Or Fixed

The general rule goes about saying that there are two types of people; the smart intellectual people and the dumb stupid people. That’s it. Where you land is where you will sit for the rest of your life. The efficiency…

Why You Should Stop Letting Yesterday’s Pain Steal Today’s Happiness

This is a common thread we all share. Regardless of where we are from, age, race, social standing – whatever, we have all felt heartache. Breakups are never easy, regardless of which side you are on. If you are being…

10 Brutal Realities You Face When Realizing You’ve Become An Adult

You know what happens when you move out of college? You move the f**k on! College life is over, and it’s time to snap out of the imaginary childish world you live in. Thanks to “adult related responsibilities”, bills, early…

Awkward: Here Is How To Kill Through That Awkward Small Talk

I’m going to be honest here, there have been plenty (plenty!) of “slightly” awkward, don’t-know-what-to-say, come-up-with-something-fast moments – and they are hell! I mean anything worst than that would probably be the missed high-five moment you have with your new…

Elizabeth Holmes: The Self-Made Billionaire You Had No Idea Existed

We constantly hear about a new tech billionaire thats made it big or a new multimillion-dollar app thats taking the world by storm. But amid all this hype and we don’t really get to hear anything about the amazing people…

Too Late To Start? Why Success Doesn’t Have An Expiration Date

Does success really have an expiration date? Is there an actual deadline you have to meet before you can’t be successful? And if you answered yes to all of these questions, what’s the best age to succeed? Let me break it…

5 Unusual Things Successful People All Have in Common

From Bill Gates to Warren Buffet, we’ve all wondered where their secrets lay. But what if I told you that the most successful individuals have 5 distinct and unusual things in common that makes them so wealthy? Well consider yourself…

#IfIWereABoy: Here’s What 12 Women Would Do Differently If They Were Treated As Men

It’s really amazing how things steadily shift and change as time passes by, reminiscing on how things were back when you could imagine yourself to be anything, to do anything. Back in the days, we were told that we all had…

New York City: The Ultimate Place For Millennial Entrepreneurs

Just namedropping the city is enough to make everyone shut up and wonder for a while, letting the awesomeness take its time to settle in. Yes, we’re talking about New York, the Big Apple, the capital of everything that rimes…

The Woman Revolutionizing Social Networking: Behind The Scenes With Wonderloop Founder, Hanna Aase

In times where talk in this region about the tech world being so hostile to female entrepreneurs, a rising star is proving everyone wrong and showing that it doesn’t matter if you’re a man or a woman, because at the…

Consumer vs Entrepreneur: The Choice Is Obvious

Listen, Ill be rough here, I’ll say the truth as it is, and it’s all for your sake. In life, we have to make a lot of decisions, shit loads if you ask me. Its all about what dress to…

Think Outside The Cubicle: Why The Startup Culture Is The Ultimate Platform

Never have I ever been one of those diehard corporate types. You know, keeping track of a 9-to-5 schedule, standing in the elevator with another ten people wearing the same outfit to then just sit behind a cubicle, staring blankly…

Happily Ever After: Your Happiest Hello And Hardest Goodbye

We’ve all fallen in love, all felt that little tinder inside our bodies that made us so comfortably nervous, so unusually happy. It’s the most excruciating, addictive and most affectionate feeling in the human freaking nervous system that just can’t…

Haters Gonna Hate: Why Every Successful Entrepreneur Attracts So Much Hatred

If you’re aiming to make it to the top, if you’re going to be successful within your preferred field of expertise, then by all means – prepare yourself for waves of hatred. Because let’s face it, when it gets to…

How To Hustle Your Way To The Top

What does Richard Branson, Steve Jobs and Larry Ellison all have in common? What do successful billionaires share that makes them so goddamn good at what they do? How come some people make it from the bottom, all the way…

Snapchat Valued At $10 Billion But Has Never Made Any Profit

After turning down Zuckerbergs’ check of an amazing  $3 billion, Evan Spiegel, the co-founder of Snapchat, had to explore other options – with the Chinese. As of now, Snapchat is currently dealing with Chinese investors who are giving the company a…

The Tech Revolution: Female Entrepreneurship and Youth Employment

After a discussion with Christopher M. Schroeder, it was clear that female entrepreneurship is thriving across the Middle East and North Africa, particularly in the technology sector. In his new book, Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East, Schroeder reports that…

Your Past Is Irrelevant When Your Future Is The Only Thing That Matters

I was great once. I used to drive a million-dollar car and spend the weekends in the Hamptons. Back in the days, I used to hit some rounds on the golf course with Mark Cuban. Who cares!? If you were…