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How the Best Companies in the World Run All-Hands Meetings

Change your all-hands meetings and gain the trust of your valued employees.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Taking time to get the entire company into a live session is an expensive and risky proposition. It says quite a bit about leadership’s attitude. Namely, we value …

You Already Know You Need to Tell Your Business Story. Here's the 5-Step Process to Doing It Right | Inc.com

If you are proposing a merger or acquisition, or simply seeking an investor for your business, the process is the same. You have to put together a convincing story of a win-win opportunity for both sides.<p>This may seem intuitively obvious, but as an angel investor, I have heard hundreds of new …

Entrepreneurship

20 bots that can help you build your startup

Tens of thousands of bots have been built to do things like promote movies and sell chicken wings, but there’s also an entire league of bots created to help businesses grow and streamline tasks. Chances are pretty good you will need more than just bots to get your business off the ground, but the …

Chatbots

8 Common Mistakes That Can Kill Startups

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Entrepreneurship

The simple 5-a-day diet: Easy way to get enough fruit and veg.. and lose weight

How many portions of fruit and veg will you have eaten by tonight?<p>Probably not enough says new research, which found the majority of us are not …

Food

The 5 Greatest Obstacles to Success -- and How to Crush Them

Nobody sets out with a plan to fail, but so often people let obstacles get in the way of their success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Nobody sets out with a plan to fail, but so often people let obstacles get in the way of their success. I meet thousands of people at …

8 Ways Any Millennial Can Be a Millionaire in 5 Years

Hustle, thrift and perseverance combined are a potent financial force.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Millennials are hitting the workforce in large numbers each year, facing challenges as they do so. Recent research from USA Today reveals that millennials earn 20 …

Four lessons entrepreneurs can learn from Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley is a leader in technology and start-up innovation, and inspires entrepreneurs across the world – here are some of its teachings.<p>"Silicon Valley isn't a place; it’s a mindset," says Alec Wright, chief technology officer at GSVlabs, a start-up accelerator based in Redwood, …

The 5 Hardest Lessons I Learned Going From Freelancer To Startup Founder

John Rampton went from freelancer to entrepreneur and back again before founding Due. Here’s what the experience taught him.<p>In a way, freelancers and startup founders are pretty similar: They both follow their passions, answer only to themselves, and want to enjoy a flexible lifestyle. But there …

HOW TO BUILD YOUR OWN EMPIRE

PHOTOGRAPHY ENTREPRENEURSHIP 101The best empire to rule is an empire over yourself. – Publilius SyrusBuild an empire of yourself.Download PDF >Ok, …

Street Photography

These 13 words and 10 tips will help salespeople close more deals faster

And according to marketing-software maker HubSpot, there are certain words salespeople should use to boost their chances of closing more deals, and, beyond that, there are certain characteristics common to top salespeople.

Some food choices (chocolate!) really may help you age better

Would you rather add years to your life or life to your years? Smart food choices may help you do both.<p>Diet appears to play a role in free-radical damage (which alters cells’ functioning), inflammation and gut bacteria. Diet also affects the length of telomeres — protective caps at the end of …

Holistic Medicine

4 Ways to Know It's Time to Make the Leap and Start Your Own Business

Don't feel like the life you want is too far from reach.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Fifty-one percent of Americans are interested in being self-employed, however most don’t start their own business, largely out of fear of what would happen if they don’t succeed. I …

3 Habits of Exceptionally Productive Leaders

How to lead without being a boss and how to be productive without getting everything done.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Productivity isn't about getting <i>more</i> done, but about getting <i>what matters most</i> done. With this in mind, here are three habits productive leaders do …

CEO Daily: The Best in Business Reading

Good Morning.<p>The process of determining what prices to charge customers might sound like a subject ranking somewhere between the prosaic and the …

Fruit Salad Four Ways

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Strawberries

50 Snacks You Can Eat Either Before or After a Workout

• 50 awesome pre- or post-workout snacks — Greatist<br>• 12 fat-burning moves that will help you lose weight — Women's Health<br>• Strawberry avocado salsa to prep for the Summer months — Cooking Light<br>• 8 signs you're an intellectually humble person — HuffPost Healthy Living<br>• 17 shower shoes you'll actually want to …

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This post is regarding one tricky mechanism in javascript that every beginner must understand — <b>hoisting</b>. Every technical interview includes …

The Beginner's Guide to Meal Planning: What to Know, How to Succeed, and What to Skip

To the uninitiated, meal planning can feel like an elusive practice or an overwhelming task, but that's usually because we think about meal planning …