Laura Entis

Laura Entis

Staff Writer. Frequently covers tech, business psychology, social media, startups and digital advertising.
Laura Entis is a staff writer at Entrepreneur.com.
Hiring Managers: Recruiters Aren't Working
Hiring

Hiring Managers: Recruiters Aren't Working

Hiring managers say they're having a difficult time finding qualified candidates and believe that passive recruiting efforts are becoming increasingly ineffective, according to a new survey by Glassdoor.
Lost in Thought? Here Are 5 Reasons to Incorporate Daydreaming Into Your Daily Routine.
Creativity

Lost in Thought? Here Are 5 Reasons to Incorporate Daydreaming Into Your Daily Routine.

Go ahead, let your mind wander. When it's appropriate, of course.
5 Beers Inspired by Hit TV Shows
Beer

5 Beers Inspired by Hit TV Shows

'The Walking Dead' = notes of smoked brain.
FDA Grants 23andMe Approval to Sell Test for Rare Genetic Condition
Genetic testing

FDA Grants 23andMe Approval to Sell Test for Rare Genetic Condition

It's a small but definite step towards 23andMe's goal of selling DNA kits again.
Report: Apple Cars Could Be Here as Soon as 2020
Electric Cars

Report: Apple Cars Could Be Here as Soon as 2020

The electric vehicle space is heating up.
Americans Rank This as the No. 1 Skill to Get Ahead in Life
Communication

Americans Rank This as the No. 1 Skill to Get Ahead in Life

The most important skill for children to get ahead in the world today isn't reading, math or science, according to a new survey.
The Dating App That Refused Mark Cuban's $30 Million Buyout Offer Just Raised $7.8 Million in Funding
Funding

The Dating App That Refused Mark Cuban's $30 Million Buyout Offer Just Raised $7.8 Million in Funding

Cuban asked the three sisters behind the dating app if they'd sell it to him outright, but they refused.
How Unemployment Impacts Your Personality
Unemployment

How Unemployment Impacts Your Personality

It partially depends on your gender.
How Facebook 'Likes' Could Be Used to Make Personality-Based Hiring Decisions
Personality

How Facebook 'Likes' Could Be Used to Make Personality-Based Hiring Decisions

A new study shows that our 'likes' are very good at predicting openness, conscientiousness, extraversion, agreeableness and neuroticism.
Rivalry: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Competition

Rivalry: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Larry Bird vs. Magic Johnson. British Airways vs. Virgin Atlantic. Uber vs. Lyft. Rivalry can be either a powerful driver of achievement, or a force that leads to corruption and chaos.
Flattery Will Get You Everywhere – Or Will It?
Office Politics

Flattery Will Get You Everywhere – Or Will It?

Some people can do it successfully. Others, not so much, according to a new study.
Meet Match-Click, the Company That Wants to Take on LinkedIn
Recruiting

Meet Match-Click, the Company That Wants to Take on LinkedIn

By making job postings 'go viral.'
Binge-Watching Is a Preferred Pastime for the Depressed and Lonely
Productivity

Binge-Watching Is a Preferred Pastime for the Depressed and Lonely

Depressed and lonely people are more likely to consume back-to-back episodes of entire TV series in a short time span, according to a new study.
Twitter's Jack Dorsey Defends CEO Dick Costolo in Massive Tweetstorm
Twitter

Twitter's Jack Dorsey Defends CEO Dick Costolo in Massive Tweetstorm

'There isn't a single person who has been thinking longer about Twitter than @dickc.'
Look Out, Outlook: Amazon Launches Workplace Email Service
Productivity

Look Out, Outlook: Amazon Launches Workplace Email Service

WorkMail costs $4 per user per month, and allows users to send and receive emails, organize contacts and share calendars.