Chris Carrigan

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Top 8 Proven Strategies to Become a Periscope Celebrity

Here's how I grew my influence on Periscope.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I hope you're getting your brand in front of as many eyeballs as possible this week. If you aren't, you need to commit to dominating Periscope. You are being used by social media and until you …

Social Media

10 Best Stocks You Can Buy for Under $10

As the market continues to power higher and touches new record highs almost every week, it’s increasingly difficult to find cheap stocks to buy …

Investing

10 Success lessons from Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer – “Microsoft Billionaires” for entrepreneurs

Share7<p>Tweet<p>Share24<p>+1<p>Shares 31<p>Bill Gates has accomplished more wealth and success than anyone of our generation. But even more importantly he has …

Bill Gates

12 Mistakes I Made My First Year as an Entrepreneur

Share46<p>Tweet<p>Share132<p>+18<p>Shares 186<p><i>This is an Influencer video by Patrick Bet-David, founder of PHP Agency startups.</i><p>Today I want to talk to you about …

100 Awesome Business Ideas For 2016

Are you planning to start <b>most profitable small businesses in 2016</b>? If yes then here are the <b>100 awesome business ideas 2016</b> for you to start a small …

Small Business

How To Build A Business On Instagram: Advice From The Million-Plus-Followers Club

We’re in the midst of a social-media revolution with billions of people flocking to apps like Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat. It’s no wonder that these platforms hold so much allure to newcomers. Clearly, tapping into the sheer power and reach of a platform like Instagram and others can help to …

Entrepreneurship

4 Social Media Sites Small Businesses Should Use More Often

This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>As a small business owner or entrepreneur, you’ve likely already tapped into Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Pinterest to push your brand. Sure, these networks work great, but there are others out there that can …

Small Business

+850 Small Business Ideas for 2016

Last year, we created a list of <b>550+ best small business ideas for 2015</b>, which attracted hundreds and thousands of wannabe entrepreneurs from around …

10 Stocks That Haven't Dropped in 5 Years

<i>By Ashley Redmond, Contributor</i><p>There are close to 3,000 companies on the world's largest stock exchange, the New York Stock Exchange. So when you're looking to invest in a reliable company, it can be difficult to find the best stocks.<p><i>Visit GOBankingRates for the latest finance news, tips and more >>></i><p>…

Investing

Carry Less Stuff with a Minimalist Leather Wallet and Key Holder

The design for this wallet came out of frustration with how many different things I had to carry to go anywhere. As a human, I tend to fill the allotted space in my purse or wallet to max capacity. The idea here is that by minimizing the available space in a wallet, it forces you to prioritize what …

Sewing

The 7-Step Leadership Formula Top Firefighters Use

In the same way firefighters rely on this systematic approach to save lives, the best leaders leverage a proven process rather than simply shoot from the hip.<p>The blaring shrill from the station bell startles the team into action. Within minutes, the crew is speeding down the road, racing to …

Fire Fighting

See How These Beautiful Leather Notebook Cases Were Crafted

Leather craftsman Justin Jacques Kilcher was originally interested in pursuing woodworking as a hobby, but soon realized it was never meant to be practiced within the confines of a small bedroom, so he turned to leather. Now Kilcher makes a living off of his leather work, and he’s nearly perfected …

Sewing

101 Motivational Quotes to Start 2016 Off Right | Inc.com

Another year has passed. It's time to start over with a clean slate. Maybe 2015 didn't go the way you planned; you didn't follow through with your great ideas and your goals weren't met. Well it's a new year and a can be new you on January 1.<p>Or maybe 2015 was amazing and you need to keep the …

Motivation

ClearView Gestures for Android launches apps with a swipe

While our phones are getting better at handling multiple tasks, switching between them to get things done still takes more than a couple of taps.<p>ClearView Gestures makes it a lot easier: the free tool lets you draw a squiggle to launch apps, make calls or compose a text message to anyone, no matter …

5 Creative Ways to Use Meerkat or Periscope In Your Marketing [SlideShare]

Live video streaming on Meerkat and Periscope is here to stay, so marketers need to jump on the bandwagon to stay relevant. Get started by learning …

Marketing

22 Things To Keep In Your Home In Case Of Emergency

Sure, you have a first-aid kit and a couple cans of garbanzo beans. But, in our experience, it's always better to be over-prepared than not. Here, 22 things to keep on hand so you're ready for fire, flooding, zombies, cute zombies...anything that life throws your way.<p><b>1. Three days' worth of</b> …

Lifehacks

The Smartest Entrepreneurs Are Listening to These 10 Podcasts

Want to become a better entrepreneur? Start listening to one or all of these 10 podcasts.<p>The rumor mill says Apple and major car manufacturers are in talks to have podcasting be the new "car radio." While I won't speculate, there is no doubting that podcast listenership has grown over the …

Entrepreneurship

Total Outdoorsman Tip: Use a Reach Cast for Fast Water Fishing

<i>by Kirk Deeter</i><p>When there’s fast water between you and a target fish, don’t make a straight cast, because the current will grab your fly line and drag …

Get Tips for Answering Firefighter Interview Questions

• Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Share<br>• Email<p>Updated December 24, 2017<p>For firefighter job interviews, you can anticipate targeted questions to determine if you have the …

Employment