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30 Skin-Care Products That Deliver Instant Results

Patience is overrated.<p>Skin care generally requires patience in order to see results. (Annoying, right?) But if you've got angry, red skin or baggy eye circles, waiting really sucks.<p>If you need a near-instant fix, look for certain key ingredients in your products: Hyaluronic acid, caffeine, and …

The 14 things you’ll definitely need on a trip to NYC

Planning a trip to NYC? It’s tempting to think you’re done once you book your airfare and a cheap hotel, but don’t overlook your packing list. When …

10 books you should read if you want to retire rich, according to financial advisers

Retirement planning is a confounding topic — and there's no shortage of books that say they'll show you how to handle it. According to Amazon, there are nearly 5,700 on the subject.<p>Sussing out which of those books are going to really help you with retirement planning might sound like a task better …

Women at Work: 'Pre-Apprenticeships' Boost Female Construction Workers

Sara Glascock, an electrician’s apprentice, stands at her job site at the San Francisco International Airport. For women, breaking into construction …

Chelsea, NYC neighborhood guide

There are many incredible things to do in Chelsea, NYC, but the area is hands-down one of the best places in New York to explore art. Aside from all …

9 Must-Watch TED Talks That Will Make You A Better Entrepreneur

If you are an entrepreneur, of course you want to be successful. For some, success is measured strictly in dollars and cents. But for the majority of small business owners, success means that and much more. It also means healthy relationships, fulfilling work, and giving back.<p>If you’re striving for …

TED Talks

Use this checklist if you’re doing your taxes yourself

<b>If you’re planning to file your own tax returns this year, you’re in good company. Approximately 33% of Americans file their own taxes each year.</b><p>As …

Six Mistakes People Make When Hiring A Financial Advisor

Here are 6 common mistakes people make when engaging a financial advisor. All of them are easily avoidable. Before we go through this list, I’d like to put the issue of paying for financial advice into context.<p>Health and money are two areas of life where everyone benefits from professional input …

Retirement

1 Simple Way To Get Found More Easily on LinkedIn | Inc.com

If you want to get any meaningful value or traction from LinkedIn, it's critical you start with a profile that's already optimized.<p>(In fact, I have an entire copy-and-paste LinkedIn profile template you can download right now to build out your page properly.)<p>As you polish up your profile on …

Employment

Six Content Marketing Trends that Will Dominate in 2018

It’s a new year and content marketing continues to grow as the cornerstone of all marketing. According to a benchmarks and trends report from the …

5 crucial questions a financial planner asks clients before they even consider retirement

I recently read that many Americans spend more time researching their next car purchase than planning for retirement. At O'Brien Wealth Partners, we talk frequently with our clients about issues of "retirement readiness." Often these discussions focus on the more quantifiable aspects of retirement …

Research Shows the Best Resumes and Cover Letters Use These Words and Phrases (in Moderation) | Inc.com

While your résumé won't get you the job you really want, if you're following a standard hiring process, a good cover letter and résumé are necessary to get you to the next stage, the interview (which is when you had better be ready for the most commonly asked job interview questions).<p>Oddly enough, …

Employment

5 content distribution strategies for 2018

I personally feel that the most overused digital marketing phrase is “Content is king.”Yes, content <i>is</i> important. Google loves quality content. Your …

Marketing

10 Types of Awesome Visual Content You Can Create (and 116 Ideas!)

You know Instagram and Pinterest are great for attracting and engaging your audience… and that visual content will grab their attention…But if you’re …

Infographics

How to build a Successful Digital Marketing Planner

Marketing Planners for Social MediaIn our last post, we wrote about building a marketing strategy and how the strategy clearly defines your marketing …

7 Essentials for Any 2018 Digital Marketing Strategy | Inc.com

In today's tech landscape, a solid digital marketing strategy has become the CMO's new bread and butter; the only question now is how to best serve it up. Your business's success depends on the right type of strategy, and the right type of strategy can in turn lead to higher sales, new customers, …

Marketing

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2018

Plus a free downloadable template.<p>Let’s be honest: Writing a resume is a drag.<p>After all, this isn’t exactly a task for the gainfully employed. If …

Employment

Top Ten Podcasts Every Marketer Should Listen to | Inc.com

As marketers, we live busy lives. We're under pressure to learn as much as we can as quickly as we can so that we can ride trends and help our brand to reach as many potential customers as possible. The problem is that as marketers we are also busy creatures that spend a lot of time putting out …

Marketing

This 1 Interview Question Will Tell You Everything You Need to Know About a Candidate | Inc.com

Let's face it: <i>Interviews suck</i>.<p>I say we try something new with interviews. I've already tested something for you to try on for size. It's pretty simple, really. But first, let's agree to dump all your behavioral interview questions, please? Now, lead with this one question:<p><i>You were born. Here we</i> …

Employment

Square D Products Designed to Save

Square D™ Plug-on Neutral Load Centers with Qwik-Grip™ Pull wires faster and avoid knockouts during rough-in<p>Eliminate frustrating knockouts, save …

Here’s The New Show You Should Watch This Week

A great show joins the weekly ranking this week.<p>Streamline recommends the second season premiere of “Dear White People” as the new show you should watch this week.<p>Although Netflix Originals have often dominated the weekly Streamline ranking, this is the first Netflix standout to join in awhile.<p>This …

TV

Want to Pamper Your Holiday Guests? Make Gougères

Caviar and truffles are all well and good, but nothing says “I’m pampering my guests” quite like a tray of hot, crisp gougères straight from the oven.<p>It isn’t because these French cheese puffs are expensive to make. They’re not. A humble mix of grated cheese, butter and flour, they’re among the …

Baking

What's The Best Long-Term Online Marketing Strategy?

The way I see it, marketing and advertising strategies can be split into two main categories: long-term and short-term.<p>Short-term strategies are ideal if you need to build traffic or sales quickly; for a set amount of money, you can place and ad or distribute a message that leads to an immediate, …

Marketing

Miller Electric – Building a Beacon with LayoutFAST by Schneider Electric and Autodesk AEC

2 Interview Questions To Test If Job Candidates Can Handle Working Remotely

More than 14,000 people have taken the online test “Is Your Personality Suited To Working Remotely Or In The Office?” And we’ve made some shocking discoveries about people who succeed working remotely.<p>First, we’ve learned that only 24% of people who work in an office say they love their jobs. But …

Employment

Ten Signs You're Leadership Material -- And Ten Signs You're Not

Dear Liz,<p>There is a supervisor job becoming available at my company in December.<p>Part of me wants to apply for it. The supervisors here have a lot more visibility into the company’s plans and a lot more input than the rest of us have. The job is in my own department, where I’m already very familiar …

Employment

Smart Leaders Focus on Execution First and Strategy Second

“We found the perfect strategy” ranks with “And they lived happily ever after” as a perpetual myth. A strategy is never excellent in and of itself; it is shaped, enhanced, or limited by implementation. Top leaders can provide the framework and tools for a team, but the game is won on the playing …

To Sound Like a Leader, Think About What You Say, and How and When You Say It

Nancy started her day feeling prepared to brief her executive team on a high-stakes project she had been working on for the past two months. She had rehearsed her slide deck repeatedly, to the point where she had every level of content practically memorized. She arrived at the meeting early and …

What Everyone Gets Wrong About Change Management

Corporate transformations still have a miserable success rate, even though scholars and consultants have significantly improved our understanding of how they work. Studies consistently report that about three-quarters of change efforts flop—either they fail to deliver the anticipated benefits or …

8 Considerations When Choosing Your Financial Adviser

The quality of the advice you receive on matters of money, investing and taxes will determine what results you have for all the work you do.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As business owners, we need to wear many hats. But we're used to that. We've become quite …