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10 Foods Filled With Probiotics

<i>The following story is excerpted from TIME’s special edition,</i> 100 Most Healing Foods<i>, which is available in stores, at the Meredith Shop and at</i> …

Nutrition

6 Things Business School Won't Teach You About Entrepreneurship

For MBAs, starting a business can become the scene of the accident, where theory and education collide with facts and reality.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business school won’t teach you everything you need to know about starting and running a successful business. I …

How to Start an Internet of Things Company

IoT is a hot industry, but do you have what it takes to build a successful business?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The rise of internet of things (IoT) technology has many names, including The Next Industrial Revolution, Industry 4.0 and, simply, The IoT Apocalypse. …

I'm a Millennial Millionaire. Here's How I Got So Rich

'Cancel Netflix. Stay off Instagram.'<p>By any definition, becoming a millionaire by your 30s isn’t easy, unless you happen to come from a lot of money. …

6 Steps to Building a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Site in 60 Days

Jared Goetz spent only 30 minutes a day and built a colossal Shopify sales machine.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Jared Goetz, serial entrepreneur and member of The Oracles, always had a knack for reaching an audience. At 26 years old, he’s co-founded four …

This One Exercise Has Helped Me Build 2 Multimillion-Dollar Companies in Less Than 24 months

What got you to where you are today will not get you where you want to be.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago, I found myself nearly $1 million in debt. Today, I have two multimillion-dollar companies to my name. I've come a long way, but as I look back I …

5 Takeaways from the 2017 AIGA Design, Eye on Design Conferences

Where is design headed next? What are its most urgent conversational topics, its smartest practitioners, its most Instagrammable images? Design fans, …

Graphic Design

How to Build a Profitable Side Hustle While Working Full Time | Inc.com

Dreaming of becoming your own boss? You're not alone. Tons of people wish they could quit their job and work for themselves, and some are even making it happen.<p>Today more than ever, working from home and starting your own business is a viable option. But running a business isn't easy - especially …

Entrepreneurship

4 Sure-Fire Ways for Startup CEOs to Find Their First 100 Customers | Inc.com

Dear Chad,<p>I've just launched my startup. Any advice on landing my first 100 customers?<p>-CEO<p>Hey CEO,<p>When it comes to landing your first 100 customers, you need to forget everything you've heard or read about sales.<p>That's because when you're looking for your first 100 customers, you're playing by …

Customers

Design

Read<p>Design<p>Journey mapping powers better design thinking<p>If you don’t know who and why, you cannot answer how and what.<p>Design<p>The 5 most common rapid …

Cover Story: A History Of Album Artwork

Tony Bennett said of the marvellous album covers of the 50s that, when you bought a record, “you felt like you were taking home your very own work of …

How to Pitch: 18 Steps to Create and Deliver a Winning Pitch for Investors and Early Customers | Inc.com

You want to start a business. You have an idea. You have a business plan. But you need investors. You need customers. You need to pitch: your idea, your business -- or even yourself.<p>So how can you make sure you're ready to pitch?<p>The following is from Ryan Robinson, a content marketing consultant to …

Public Speaking

A Designer Shares Her Tips for Balancing Creativity and Business

Your side hustle might be designing your own stamps or journals, but you’re not sure how to confidently talk about your side project (we’ve got pro tips for you!). Perhaps you’ve read about these millennial designers, and what inspires them revs up your own creative juices. If one of your goals is …

The Most Important IRA Chart You'll Ever See

If you will count on an IRA for income in retirement, you need to know how much money it will take to generate it. The simple chart in this article …

How to Keep Good Ideas Flowing: 4 Strategies Every Good Leader Needs to Know | Inc.com

We all have good ideas. We all have bad ideas. And we all have those annoying in-between ideas that we know aren't good, but they're not obviously bad either. Those are the worst, because unlike obviously bad ideas, the in-between ideas are often bad ideas disguised as good ideas trying to trick …

Leadership

The Voice of the Internet Generation: Why We Love Justin Roiland's Rickdiculousness

Just talking to Justin Roiland feels like getting lost in an internet K-hole.<p>Yawning, he tells me he hit a creative stride last night at 10 p.m. and …

Virtual Reality

Why we fell for clean eating

In the spring of 2014, Jordan Younger noticed that her hair was falling out in clumps. “Not cool” was her reaction. At the time, Younger, 23, believed herself to be eating the healthiest of all possible diets. She was a “gluten-free, sugar-free, oil-free, grain-free, legume-free, plant-based raw …

Nutrition

Social-good innovators bet on blockchains to solve big problems

With Bitcoin shrugging off a “civil war” to surge almost 400 percent in 12 months while giant cryptocurrency crowd-sales are creating instant millionaires almost daily, it’s tempting to think that blockchain technology’s only contribution to society is as a dubious get-rich-quick tool.<p>But this …

Blockchain

The Genius Problem-Solving Method Elon Musk Learned From Aristotle | Inc.com

<i>"All great Acts of Genius began with the same consideration: Do not be constrained by your present reality."</i><p><b>Leonardo Da Vinci</b><p>Obviously, I have never met Aristotle or Da Vinci; for that matter, I have not yet had the pleasure of speaking with Elon Musk. Still, let's imagine that I can understand how …

Creativity

How to Sell a Billion-Dollar Myth Like a French Girl

The origins and consequences of everyone’s favorite Parisian fantasy.<p>“The French Girl’s Guide to Summer Date Style.”<p>You know it’s a racket, but you click anyway. You already know what it’s going to say: Showing less skin is ultimately sexier than wearing something too short or too low-cut, and a …

How to Sell Stuff Online

On its face, selling stuff online seems easy: You post an item, someone buys it, and you watch your bank account grow.<p>But if you want to be more than …

This bitcoin millionaire teen says he turned $1K into $1M — so he’s skipping college

Erik Finman will be the first person in his nuclear family <i>not</i> to go to college, and he says he’s proud of it.<p>That’s thanks to the recent, rapid …

Coding Is An Overrated Skill: Here's What You Really Need To Know | Inc.com

There's a myth floating around Silicon Valley that you need to be able to code to run a successful company. And it's duped us all. The companies we aspire to start are tech-based, overnight unicorns that fundamentally disrupt the industry they are entering. But there are other ways to do it. At …

Business Strategy

Can you get rich by investing in a startup? How to do it — and the pros and cons of crowdfunding.

In May 2016, a law took effect that allows anyone to invest at least some of their cash in startup companies. Until then, buying a stake in a small …

6 Keys to Increasing Your Revenue in a Declining Market

King's Hawaiian isn't the cheapest bread, but it's crazy popular. There's a lesson in there for you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In 2014, King’s Hawaiian overtook Bimbo as the leading U.S. vendor in “all other fresh rolls/buns/croissants.” In 2016, the bakery …

Should You Start a Business? 9 Ways to Know You Won't Be Happy Until You Do | Inc.com

Being an entrepreneur is hard, both physically and emotionally. Doubt, anxiety, despair -- along the way, every entrepreneur struggles with those feelings.<p>So why are entrepreneurs willing to face the vulnerability, the emotional ups and downs, and the risk of public and private failure?<p>Easy. They …

Entrepreneurship

Want to Be a Lot Happier? Never Do Any of These 9 Things | Inc.com

If you're less than happy with your life -- either personally or professionally -- the problem isn't education, upbringing , a lack of opportunities, being held back by other people, or even bad luck.<p>If you're unhappy, the problem is you. While approximately 50 percent of your happiness (your …

Happiness

Why Micro Income Streams Are Better Than One Big Payday | Inc.com

It's probably not a surprise that entrepreneurs experience more anxiety than their employee counterparts. A Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index found that 45% of entrepreneurs said they were stressed out, 3 percentage points more than other workers. Depleted finances, pressure to succeed, and …

Entrepreneurship

10 famous web designer portfolios everyone should check out

Listing the best web design portfolios is not the same as listing the most famous web designers. Indeed, it’s a funny thing, but the more famous web …