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The 40 Best To-Do List Apps in 2018

What was once the simple choice between a notebook, legal pad, or stack of Post-it notes to manage personal tasks is now a mind-numbing decision …

Apps

40 Email Subject Lines Research Shows Your Subscribers Can't Resist

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your email list is potentially the most important asset your business owns. Search engine traffic and social media play a huge role in online marketing, but if I had to choose just one channel? It would absolutely be email.<p>Having access …

5 Examples of Stellar Logo Design and Packaging

This story appears in the April 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>When business owners embark on the design process, they may commission a logo, but what they’re really seeking is a brand. Because the brand—not the logo—is what consumers will interact and fall in love with and the reason …

Barbecued yogurt-marinated lamb chops recipe

Lamb chops are always great on a charcoal grill – especially when marinated in yoghurt<p>These delicious Turkish-inspired lamb chops will be the star of your barbecue<p><b>SERVES</b><p>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 heaped tsp cumin seeds<br>• 1 heaped tsp coriander seeds<br>• 1 garlic clove, crushed with a little salt<br>• 2 tbsp yogurt<br>• A big pinch …

BBQ

18 Reasons Why You Need Every Employee Using LinkedIn Every Day

Corporations are finally waking up to the fact that they need to engage <i>all</i> their people in social media. The impact of social media on a company’s brand is monumental, and it affects everyone throughout your organization – from the entry-level millennials you just hired to your CEO.<p>Senior …

Employee Engagement

21 Awesome Facebook Facts and Statistics You Must Check Out

It is rumoured that Facebook was going to call the like button “awesome”. But they didn’t.<p>That is a good thing because the word awesome is over used …

How To Do Keyword Research For Free – Researching Your Niche Website

Choosing and researching a niche is the one thing you need to master first. Niches are NOT all created equal and while you can monetize any niche in …

7 Reasons Why Elon Musk Matters | Inc.com

Elon Musk is my kind of guy.<p>As a millennial co-founder of a digital marketing platform, Musk represents an entrepreneur and innovator my generation can really look up to. And as twentysomethings look for leaders that emulate the values and ethos we hold dear, it's easy to see that Musk is very …

Elon Musk

Never Say These 7 Things in Sales

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Disagreements come in more ways than just saying "no." And if you are disagreeing with someone, you'll never close the sale.<p>Agreement is vital and is the single most important and violated rule of selling! I’m not saying you should …

10 Ideas for Celebrating Your Employees’ Personal Milestones | Inc.com

Celebrating an employee's birthday or work anniversary is one of the simplest (and most easily overlooked) ways you can show the individuals on your team how valued they are. While there's no need to throw a party or disrupt the entire work day, a few creative gestures go a long way.<p>Don't let being …

Employment

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

If you’re reading this article instead of doing your work, chances are good that you have trouble managing your time efficiently. You’re not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, 90% of workers waste at least a half hour each workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. While computers …

Time Management

15 Shocking Nutrition Facts From Your Favorite Fast Food Restaurants That Will Make You Second Guess Your Order

1. Five Guys<p>There are more calories in Regular Sized Fries than in a Bacon Cheeseburger<p>2. Dairy Queen<p>A Strawberry Lemonade Chiller sounds way more …

20 Smart Apps For Enterpreneurs To Use

A list of great apps for entrepreneurs to increase productivity, manage projects effectively and expand your business with ease!

Adobe's new Slate app aims to turn anyone into a web designer for free

Over the last year, Adobe has been steadily beefing up its mobile offering with several new and rebranded apps. Though most of these require a …

10 Habits You Should Ditch Now to Bring Productivity to an All-Time High

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>They say that you have the same number of hours in the day as Beyonce -- so why does it feel like you’re never able to get caught up on your business to-do list?<p>Apart from not having your own team of personal assistants, stylists and …

10 Free Online Courses That Can Benefit Every Entrepreneur

Founder of FE International<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur can benefit from continued education. Whether you are just starting out and handling multiple roles within your company or an experienced business owner -- enrolling in an online course is …

6 Ways to Make Money With Advertising on Your Blog and the Websites To Help You

Without a doubt, Google Adsense is the go-to source of income for most bloggers. Most new blogs with some decent traffic set up Google ads on their …

AdWords

This Is the Best Wi-Fi Router | Inc.com

After spending a total of 200 hours researching and testing over 20 Wi-Fi routers, plus analyzing reader comments and feedback, the $100 TP-Link Archer C7 (v2) is the router we recommend for most people right now. This dual-band, three-stream wireless-AC router usually costs between $80 and …

Wi-Fi

How To Increase Your Email Signups By Over 600% Using This Cool Tactic

How many of your website visitors end up on your email list?<p>I’ve tried all sorts of things: popups, slide-in forms, feature boxes, hellobars, etc. …

Marketing

5 Keys to Self-Discipline – Resist Temptations Like a Monk (and Achieve Your Long-Term Goals)

If you want to make any kind of changes in your life, it’s self-discipline that will either help you reach your goal (when you have a lot of …

Self-improvement

12 Tasty Substitutions When Cutting Carbs

Cutting carbs doesn’t have to be a buzzkill—we reviewed some equally awesome options<p>“The best way to cut carbs from your diet is to make creative substitutions,” says Arthur Agatston, M.D., author of <i>The South Beach Diet</i>. “That way you can still eat the foods you love, without busting your diet.”<p>Dr. …

Food

Top 15 Websites to Find Free Images For Your Content Marketing

Finding an online library stocked with pictures that are of high quality and available to use for free can be a daunting task. All the effort you are …

Infographics

5 Secure Apps for Running a Small Business

88 percent of cloud of mobile applications are unsanctioned or not monitored by IT. Are you making sure your data is secure?<p>No matter the type of business that you own, security should always be at the top of your mind. At the same time, you also have to rely on affordable mobile apps to keep your …

50 Quotes on Leadership Every Entrepreneur Should Follow

Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur knows that the success of their business ultimately rests on their shoulders. Yes, the product you build and the team you hire are important, but your ability to lead is what carries your …

How to Cope With 5 Toxic Coworkers

I've written about difficult-to-handle employees and co-workers in the past, but the following hilariously on-target infographic pinpoints the five most common offenders, with some excellent advice for making them less toxic.<p>It was created by Reuben Yonatan, founder and CEO of GetVoIP, a company …

Infographics

The Hidden World of Bootstrapping Only Entrepreneurs Understand | Inc.com

Just like every superhero has an origin story, so does every entrepreneur.<p>But instead of tales of radioactive spiders and escaping from exploding planets, entrepreneurs talk about kitchen "offices," maxed-out credit cards, and realizing Peter is tapped out and can no longer be robbed to pay …

Entrepreneurship

Cancelling One-on-One Meetings Destroys Your Productivity

We all can agree that we have too many meetings. From the one-off event to the weekly check-in with an employee, meetings are taking an increasing amount of time in our daily work. But removing meetings from your calendar isn’t always the best way to take back your time.<p>When faced with an onslaught …

The Surprising Benefits (and Pitfalls) of Being a "Jack of All Trades"

People look down on the multitalented—even the phrase “Jack of all trades, master of none” has a bit of a negative caveat. But there are a lot of …