Amanda Krantz Alkire

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11 Reasons You're Not Getting Traction on Social Media

If you're not satisfied with the attention you're getting on social media, then it's time to do something about it.<p>11 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your business’s biggest problem is obscurity. If people don't know you, they won't do business with you. Your …

Social Media

Six Simple Tips For Designing Stunning Infographics

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Infographics remain one of the best forms of visual content in the digital world today. They catch the eye and they can publicize a great …

Infographics

Google’s former happiness guru developed a three-second brain exercise for finding joy

Chade-Meng Tan, a former engineer, joined Google in 2000 as employee number 107. Though he played an instrumental role in building Google’s mobile search function, among other technological feats, he’s better known for the mindfulness classes he later led for employees. The role earned him the job …

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3 Simple Steps to Becoming a Happier Person

Don't allow the world to tell you what matters. That call is yours.<p><i>What are the little things we can do every day to boost our confidence and increase happiness? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique</b> …

Happiness

10 Tiny Details that Really Up Your Organization Game

When it comes to housekeeping, a little effort can truly go a long way. That's why it pays to mind the details when you're organizing all of your …

Bedroom DIY Ideas That Add Beauty for Less Than $100

If you're feeling like your bedroom is a white box where you store your bed, these low-cost, high-style DIYs are here to rescue your room from design …

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11 Frugal Gifts Your Future Self Will Love

There are a lot of things I wish my younger self would have done for the benefit of my present self. As I look forward to what my future self will …

Simplify These Things and You'll Enjoy Life a Lot More

<b>“I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.” ~Lao-Tze</b><p>So said Lao-Tze, perhaps one …

Back To School: DIY Modern Desk Organizer

This time of the year we make ourselves all sorts of promises to get more organized, be more productive and stay on top of tasks – that’s right, it’s …

5 Examples of Visual Elements Your Email Marketing Needs

Designing emails isn’t just about coding and making sure they look good on different devices. Emails have to capture attention, build interest, and …

Bullies go shopping in September. They shop for targets. Here are 5 ways to protect kids

School is finally in. And unfortunately, so is bullying.<p>Bullies go shopping in September, and it’s not just for school clothes or supplies. They shop for targets.<p>By the end of October, most bullies will have found their prey. These bullies aren’t looking for someone to fight. They profile kids they …

Five Dirty Habits to Encourage in Your Kid

Parents and caretakers today have an aversion to letting kids get dirty, in part because of the notion that children may get sick from germs they …

Immune System

The Secret to Getting More Out of Your To-Do List

If you're only using lists to track action items, you're missing a huge opportunity.<p>"In the United States, we are so focused on tallied success when it comes to the work place," says Moorea Seal.<p>We've reached peak "To Do List," with countless frameworks, organizing principles, ordering suggestions …

Productivity

3 strategies to generate wealth

Learn how wealth differs from income, and how you can grow your wealth to enable a more comfortable lifestyle.<p>We all want to make more money—that's …

21 organisation errors that make your home messy

What does home organisation really mean? In basic terms, it's the steps you take to ensure each room in your home functions effectively as it should, …

Cleaning

5 Aromatherapy Tricks for Surviving the Work Week

We all have favorite scents and memories tied to different smells. Cinnamon might remind you of your grandmother's family-famous apple pie, while the …

How to make killer emails to promote your business

Social and viral marketing are currently on-trend, but email is still the king of business marketing<p>You could argue that Amazon founded a business on …

France's ban on plastic cups, plates and cutlery 'should be extended across Europe'

A French politician has called for France's ban on plastic cups, plates and cutlery to be implemented across Europe.<p>Arash Derambarsh, a municipal …