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I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

Personal Finance

A Dietitian Says to Prep This 1 Food Every Week to Lose Weight

Diet plays a huge role in weight loss, so one of the biggest questions registered dietitian Sheri Kasper gets asked by clients is what's one thing they can do right now to start losing weight. Sheri shared with POPSUGAR that she tells clients to "eat more veggies." Why? For these three</b> …

Slow Cookers

Why Most People Never Start a Business and Why Some Do

It's easy to think that business people have an inherent 'business sense' that can't be learned, but this is very far from the truth<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>In Asia, in fact, all …

Entrepreneurship

11 mind-expanding TED Talks to watch if you have 20 minutes to spare

Over the past several years, TED talks have brought insights from the most prominent academics, business leaders, and writers to the masses.<p>If you want to get some quick enlightenment, look no further than this list of some of the most thought-provoking and mind-expanding TED talks available.<p>These …

TED Talks

How much do you really need for retirement? We did the math

If personal finance questions were like pop songs, then <i>How much do I need for retirement?</i> would be at the top of the hit parade every single</b> …

23 Snacks That Burn Fat

What you eat between meals matters more than you think. These choices boost metabolism and help you lose weight fast.

Healthy Eating

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 …

Entrepreneurship

8 people confess why they finally deleted social media

Much has been made of the social media "detox": a break, however permanent or temporary, from the digital world.<p>Of course, because each person's …

20 Businesses You Can Start for Less Than $20 | Inc.com

Whoever coined the phrase "You have to spend money to make money," probably had more than $20 in mind. Yet in today's business landscape, it's entirely possible to start your own company with a little help from President Andrew Jackson--and succeed!<p>You can start the following 25 businesses for less …

Small Business

25 Simple Daily Habits That Separate High Achievers From Everyone Else | Inc.com

Everyone wants their life to be above average, but what are you really doing to make it happen? In truth, succeeding in business and life often depends on consistency, diligence, and discipline. At least, that's what more than two dozen high-achieving executives say. Here are the daily habits they …

Productivity

How to calm a child down who is having a tantrum - according to an expert

Every parent lives in dread of the public meltdown, when no amount of reasoning (or pleading) can convince your little darling they seriously need to …

The Web began dying in 2014, here's how

Before the year 2014, there were many people using Google, Facebook, and Amazon. Today, there are still many people using services from those three tech giants (respectively, GOOG, FB, AMZN). Not much has changed, and quite literally the user interface and features on those sites has remained …

7 Amazing Ways to Build Long-Term Relationships With Your Customers

Repeat business is essential but in the rush of doing everything it's easy to lose customers without even realizing it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’ve been in business a while, you’ve likely learned how difficult it can be to win a new customer. You can spend …

Customer Experience

How an Instagram Side Hustle of Combining Photos Led This Artist to Quit His 'Cushy Corporate Advertising Job'

The man behind the mashup 'combophoto' technique explains how his art and career have evolved since he started posting his hybrid images.<p><i>In this series,</i> <i>Instagram Icon</i><i>,</i> Entrepreneur <i>speaks with the individuals behind popular Instagram accounts to find out the secrets of their success.</i><p>After years of …

Freelancing

The Future Of Work: 3 Jobs That Will Still Exist in 2030 | Inc.com

The American workplace has been undergoing a revolution over the past two decades. Between 1996 and 2016, U.S. jobs that were production-, transportation-, or office-based fell 11 percent; their managerial counterparts saw a 41 percent increase in jobs added during that same period. That meant the …

Freelancing

Science Says Children Will Grow Up to Have a Happier and Longer Life If You Teach Them This 1 Habit | Inc.com

Growing up, when your parents stressed to always say "<b>thank you"</b>, who would've thought they were also teaching you the secret to lasting happiness--not just proper manners? It turns out, sincere gratitude is a key factor in reducing depression, not to mention increasing happiness and life longevity.<p>…

Happiness

9 ways to make people like you without saying a word

Becoming more likable is easier than you think.<p>There's lots of research on the traits and behaviors that make people likable — that have nothing to do with what they're saying.<p>Below, Business Insider has rounded up some of the most fascinating pieces of research on the best ways to make friends and …

Psychology

The Essential Landing Page Checklist

How to ensure that your landing page delivers the promises in your online ads<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Perry Marshall, Mike Rhodes and Bryan Todd’s book</i> Ultimate Guide to Google AdWords<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | …

AdWords

Take It From an Insider: Here Are the 8 Best Payment Services for E-Commerce Companies | Inc.com

As a leader in the payment services industry, I would tell you that my company Due, is one of the best platforms for an e-commerce business. However, in working within this industry, I've seen other payment services companies that offer a set of features that are beneficial for an e-commerce …

eCommerce

8 Signs You're a Perfectionist (and Why It's Toxic to Your Mental Health) | Inc.com

People often confuse high achieving behavior with perfectionistic behavior. High achievers are dedicated, determined individuals who have a strong desire to accomplish something that's important to them. Their achievements are not about what others will think of them or a fear of failure, it's to …

Self-improvement

Here's how eating sugar affects your body and brain

In the late 1960s, a food industry group called the Sugar Research Foundation paid three Harvard researchers $6,500 (about $50,000 today) to discount research that increasingly showed links between sugar and heart disease and to point the blame at fat instead, according to an analysis of historical …

Diabetes

8 of the best boots for men made in the USA

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The Huckberry x Original Chippewa 6-Inch Service Boot. Huckberry Some of the most well-known footwear brands were founded in America, but …

Shoes
Marketing

Email Isn't Dead--and Here's How to Use It to Grow Your Small Business | Inc.com

Email marketing. Yawn. Endless digital marketing agencies will try and sell you that email is passe and to succeed as a small business you need to have a robust Snapchat and Instagram strategy. Well, plainly, they're wrong. Unless, of course, your business is only focused on teens.<p>Email marketing …

Small Business

How Can You Tell If Your Social Media Strategy Is Working?

Social media marketing is no longer a novelty; companies are finally taking the strategy seriously, and countless brands have found tremendous success in building communities and driving leads and traffic through social campaigns. Unfortunately, there’s still one problem preventing newcomers from …

Marketing

How Does Content Marketing Work? The Beginner’s Guide

Content marketing is an essential part of digital marketing, but few understand what it truly means. There’s plenty of information out there, but …

Baton Rouge

Square Launches a Point-of-Sale Payment System Aimed at Larger Businesses

Most people associate Square with helping small and medium-sized businesses process credit cards, but the company is hoping its new hardware will let …

Advertising Industry

Never Put These Expenses on a Credit Card

You might be surprised by what you can -- and shouldn't -- charge.<p>Credit cards can't be more convenient. Any time you want to pay for something, you …