Ari Demir

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Here's How Much Microinfluencers Really Get Paid

Thinking of adding microinfluencers into your content marketing plan? Here's how much you should budget.<p>When it comes to influencers, bigger does not equal better. Sure, celebrities and mega-influencers can reach millions of people, but on average, their engagement rate goes down as their number of …

Public Relations

How to get all of your data back from Google

When a company is interested in getting as much of your personal information as it can the most important thing you need to look into is how you can …

The only 5 exercises you need to get fit

The only 5 exercises you need to get fit<p>We all want to start a fitness regime, but with our busy lives it becomes difficult, we feel it is a time …

15 Top Leadership Books Every Current or Future Boss Should Read

There's something here for everyone, whatever your level of leadership.<p>Ever since Robert K. Greenleaf wrote his seminal essay, <i>The Servant as Leader</i>, the servant leadership movement has risen from obscurity to the very principles of how the most successful companies on the planet operate and …

Leadership

How to Use Storytelling to Sell Your Brand and Vision

People remember how you make them feel, not the information you give them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The reason why the Bible is the bestselling book every year is because it delivers its lessons as a series of stories. And if you don't want to use the Bible as an …

Business Strategy

How to Prime Your Brain to Be Happy

Dr. Laurie Santos, the professor behind Yale's insanely popular "Psychology and the Good Life" course, talks about why we're so bad at figuring out what we actually want.<p>If college is supposed to be a carefree, jolly, hedonistic four-year romp, someone forgot to tell the students at Yale. (Which …

Happiness

Spicy Sweet Potato Cakes

2 lb. sweet potatoes, roasted, peeled, and mashed<p>2 cups panko<p>1⁄2 cup flour<p>1⁄3 cup roughly chopped cilantro, plus leaves for serving<p>4 scallions, …

Sweet Potatoes

Caramelized Onion Scalloped Potatoes

Caramelized onions and an easy homemade cream sauce make for a decadent, flavorful side dish that's miles from ordinary scalloped potatoes. We dare …

10 Cauliflower Recipes to Keep on Hand for Every Type of Craving - One Green Planet

Cauliflower’s gaining more attention than ever these days. The humble white colored veggie that looks like broccoli has unique health benefits most …

Beer-Battered Asparagus

The asparagus was good, the "dip" was mediocre at best.<p>What a way to take something healthy & make it bad! Yum, yum!!!<p>New Zealand, enjoy your weekly …

The Most Popular Potato Salad Recipe on Pinterest

As we head into grilling, potluck, and picnic season, it's time to dust off all those tried-and-true recipes you've been missing for the last eight …

Wear This Jacket if You're Sick of Bombers

A blouson is the best jacket you don't already have.<p>Lightweight jackets are the key to making style work for the temperamental weather as winter moves into spring. And sure, bombers are great! Macs and Harringtons, too. But bringing something different into the mix can make your entire wardrobe …

Men's Fashion

15 Essential Dress Shoes That Will Make You Look Like a Million Bucks

While spending your shoe budget on anything other than killer sneakers can feel like a tall order in 2018, having a solid arsenal of dress shoes at the ready for your spiffier moments is key. Because nothing can brick a nice outfit like a pair of outdated or just ill-chosen lace-ups and, by the …

Men's Fashion

Want Your Video to go Viral? The Rules Have all Changed | Inc.com

Think about the online content you consume and share the most. Most likely, it's video. Whether it's a Facebook ad for something you're actually tempted to buy, or a YouTube clip that triggers an emotional response driving you to share it with your friends and family, video is a powerful tool for …

Marketing

3 Project Management Tactics That Will Transform Your Visual Content | Inc.com

Effective collaboration is essential for any innovative workplace today, especially when it comes to designing visual campaigns. Creating quality visual content requires several different kinds of expertise--more than could ever be found in a single person. You need careful research based on …

Project Management

How To Build A Thriving Brand Presence On Instagram

Instagram is the number one social media platform where people share and discover new places, products, and experiences. In fact, 80% of Instagram users voluntarily connect with a brand on Instagram. People engage with brands on Instagram 10x more than Facebook, 54x more than Pinterest, and 84x …

Marketing

3 Simple But Powerful Ways to Use Digital Marketing to Boost Your Brand | Inc.com

It may not be widely recognized yet, but digital technology is probably one of the best things to happen to luxury brands in a long time, says a Boston Consulting Group study titled <i>Digital or Die: The Choice for Luxury Brands</i>. Luxury brands that fail to evolve their digital front risk getting left …

Customer Experience

The number of teens who are depressed is soaring — and all signs point to smartphones

Around 2012, something started going wrong in the lives of teens.<p>In just the five years between 2010 and 2015, the number of U.S. teens who felt useless and joyless - classic symptoms of depression - surged 33 percent in large national surveys. Teen suicide attempts increased 23 percent. Even more …

10 Einstein Quotes to Fire Up Your Creativity | Inc.com

Einstein was one of the most prolific creators, inventors and scientists in human history. His mathematician's mind was supercharged with creativity and allowed him to see possibilities, not limitations. He was also fueled by an insatiable appetite to discover, explore and indulge his curiousity, …

Creativity

Intelligence Isn't Something You're Born With. It's Acquired When You Learn How To Do These 5 Things | Inc.com

Outliers have a tendency to give the masses the wrong ideas.<p>When we hear stories about a seven year old who can speak 14 different languages, or see a video of someone with a photographic memory repeating back every single person's name in a fifty person auditorium, we sit back in awe.<p>"How can they …

Self-improvement

10 Social-Media Trends to Prepare for in 2018

Powerful social-media trends affecting both users and brands are strengthening and accelerating.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the past year, a number of significant stories involved social media: Facebook lured Snapchat users to Instagram, the president of the …

How to Train Yourself to Think Differently and Permanently Rewire Your Brain, According to Science | Inc.com

The conversations you have with yourself have a direct impact on how you feel and how you behave. If your self-talk is filled with self-doubt, harsh criticism, and catastrophic predictions, you'll struggle to reach your goals.<p>But you don't have to let a pessimistic outlook or foreboding inner …

The Brain

9 Powerful Tony Robbins Quotes That Will Redefine Your Quest for Success

Check out the fire walker's words of wisdom to help you realize your potential, both in the office and throughout your life.<p>Motivational mogul Tony Robbins grew up understanding the difficulty of making ends meet, his family often unable to afford Thanksgiving feasts or Christmas presents. Yet, a …

LinkedIn's CEO Jeff Weiner Just Shared Some Brilliant Career Advice | Inc.com

With a 97 percent employee approval rating on Glassdoor, LinkedIn's Jeff Weiner has developed a reputation as one of the most beloved CEOs in the world.<p>Weiner recently shared his advice on what it takes to reach employees on a deeper level:<p>"Inspire, empower, listen & appreciate. Practicing any one …

Leadership

15 Scientifically Proven Ways to Work Smarter, Not Just More

Nobody cares how busy your are or how work you late, they just care what you get done.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you're working a traditional 9-to-5 gig or running your own business, we all struggle with productivity. For many this is a daily struggle. The …

5 Important Lessons People Usually Learn Too Late in Life | Inc.com

<i>"What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Drew Reggie, entrepreneur and writer, on Quora:</b><p>No one lives a life free of regret. …

Google Flights

In Just 7 Seconds, You Can Sell Your Product, Your Company, Your Cause--or Yourself | Inc.com

Let's pretend, for a moment, that this whole Twitter thing never happened. And while I'm at it, I'm going to vaporize Facebook posts, Instagram, and even Snapchat.<p>My reason for annihilating social media is not that I think it's inherently flawed. It's just that the instant convenience of these …

Cotton Candy

Some of Your Millennial Employees Could Make Great Leaders. Here Are 3 Ways to Identify Them | Inc.com

There's no denying that Millennials are the future of the workforce.<p>But managing each new generation brings its own challenges, none more so than the current crop, who feel unfairly stereotyped by the negative traits often associated with them: that they're entitled, lazy and self-absorbed, to name …

Leadership

The Secret to Making More Money Could Actually Be This Simple | Inc.com

You're probably familiar with influencer marketing. Even top brands like Amazon are using it.<p>But did you know that it can be an extremely effective way to establish trust, and engage a relevant audience? And a trusting, highly-engaged audience is the best way to increase sales.<p>Here are some of the …

Marketing