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How to Start a Consulting Business

How to Start a Consulting Business

Editor’s note: This article was excerpted from our Consulting Business start-up guide , available from the Entrepreneur Bookstore. The dictionary defines a consultant as “an expert in a particular field who works as an advisor either to a company or to another individual.” Sounds pretty vague, doesn’t it? But […] Click to view full article

Virtual Reality Training for Sexual Harassment?

Virtual Reality Training for Sexual Harassment?

Tech & Science Screenshot of male avatar in virtual reality simulation. Image courtesy of Southern Methodist University Most women have dealt with unwanted sexual advances. In fact, one national survey estimates that 65 percent have experienced some form of street harassment. But a study out of Southern Methodist University […] Click to view full article

On ‘Serial’ and the Podcasting Phenomenon

On 'Serial' and the Podcasting Phenomenon

Culture A commuter listens to audio through headphones while riding the subway in New York, May 29, 2014. Lucas Jackson/Reuters On Thursday night,  broadcast media enthusiasts, students and journalists sheltered from the bone-chilling February winds by gathering at the New School’s Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall for an enlightening conversation […] Click to view full article