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Small Is Big Again In Franchising

The HEART Automotive Team[/caption]<p><b>Local And Social On The Rise</b><p>In the timeless biblical story of a young man that bravely takes on an opposing foe’s giant, the odds are clearly not in his favor, yet he faithfully engages in the battle. The only reason we are familiar with this story is because the …

9 life-changing wellness vacations you can book for under $1,000

A mind-blowing trip to Ubud, Bali (or these seven other dreamy wellness destinations) is <i>definitely</i> worth adding to your travel bucket list. But the …

Amble Offers a New Type of Sabbatical for Designers that Includes Freelance Work

The first program offers the chance to stay in a cozy cabin or ranch in Yosemite<p>Often times during vacations and sabbaticals we feel this compulsive …

10 Books Every Aspiring Millionaire Must Read

If you aspire to the summit, learn from those who have already climbed mountains.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You have big dreams and big goals -- you want to be a successful entrepreneur or business leader and join the millionaires’ club. But how do you go about …

Self-improvement

HobbyZone's Modular Workshop System for Dense, Compact Organization of Tools & Materials

Impossibly tidy workstations<p>I am in awe of those who can keep a tidy workspace. Both my shop and my desk consist of clutter and chaos, the lack of …

This Is Your Path to the $1,000-Per-Hour Mindset

If you don't value your time, who will?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If I asked you the question “How much for an hour of your time?” would you reflexively know the answer? If I were a betting man, I would lay odds that almost everyone reading this wouldn’t have a …

Lawn Mowing

To buy or not to buy? Car subscriptions offer alternative for new car shoppers

People use monthly subscriptions to pay for lots of things they used to buy: music, smartphones, books and even clothes.<p>Why not cars?<p>That's the thinking behind car subscription services that are cropping up in Los Angeles, San Francisco, the New York metro area, Atlanta, and several other cities in …

Personal Finance

Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 2 Ep. 1: Breaking the Cardinal Rule of Pitching

Entrepreneur's pitch show is back. Watch to see who makes it into the board room and who is sent home.<p>The first 60 seconds of a business pitch can change a founder’s life and propel a business to new heights. Or they can lead to disappointment and lessons learned. On our streaming show <i>Entrepreneur</i> …

Entrepreneurship

How to Practice Mindfulness at Work the Moment You Start to Feel Stressed

Mindfulness is a buzzword that seems to be everywhere lately, but what does it mean and how can you use it in your everyday life? "Mindfulness is a …

'Just Around the Bend': This Is When the Stock Market Will Crash, According to 5 Famous Investors

The markets are on a "collision course for disaster."<p>Just when you thought it was safe to be in the market again, the Dow Jones industrial average …

Stock Markets

13 Ways to Develop Laser-Like Focus

Here are some surprising ways to help boost your focus and performance.<p>If you want to be successful, you have to find strategies that will help you focus despite all of the distractions that prevent you from doing the task at hand. Luckily, with the help of science, developing laser-like focus is …

Stanford University

If Treasuries Reach 3%, That Would Be Big. Here's Why

The global bond market’s primary benchmark, the 10-year U.S. Treasury yield, is knocking on the door of 3 percent, a level it hasn’t topped in more …

5 Scientifically-Based Presentation Hacks to Captivate Any Audience

Your audience gets bored easily. Create multisensory experiences to keep their attention<p>Molecular biologist John Medina once told me, "The brain does not pay attention to boring things." The statement profoundly shaped my approach to communication skills. My mission is to give readers the tools …

5 Passive Wealth-Building Strategies to Add Three Days to Your Weekend

Buy back your time and invest like the super-rich.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many people associate work with punching the clock, the 9-to-5 slog and saving for retirement. The trouble is, an hourly rate alone will never make you wealthy and drains your most …

Investing

How to bring mindfulness to your career

A thousand years ago, there was a cobbler who hated his work, but could not escape it. One day, heartsick, he met a monk, who suggested that he practice his craft as a meditation—by reframing the attention, intention, and emotion with which he approached his work. He followed the monk’s advice. …

Nintendo is looking for startups to build new Switch accessories

Apparently, Nintendo does not think its Labo kits, which release next week, are going to provide enough accessory options for Switch users. They want …

Startups

5 Psychological Principles for Maintaining a Happy Marriage

It all comes down to prioritizing the positive.<p>Marriage takes work. We know this, you know this, everyone knows this. But what many people don’t …

You Can't Buy a Starbucks Franchise: Here's Why and What You Can Do Instead

You can't get a Starbucks franchise, but you might be able to apply for a licensed store.<p><i>Entrepreneur</i> readers often reach out about how to franchise a Starbucks or learn more about owning one of the coffee shops. Unfortunately, if you live in the U.S. or Canada, owning a Starbucks franchise …

Coffee

Behind the Scenes of How Chocolate Is Actually Made

In recent years, Brazil has become a leader in the international chocolate market: It is the seventh-largest cacao producer in the world, known for …

50 startups that will boom in 2018, according to VCs

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>We reached out to a number of top VCs and asked them which startups will boom in 2018. We invited participation from investors from a variety of backgrounds and …

Venture Capital

The 19 hottest San Francisco startups to watch in 2018

Motiv wants to be the future of fitness trackers.<p><i>Motiv</i><p>Motiv's founding team.<p><b>What it is:</b> Motiv makes the Motiv ring, a fitness, heart rate, and sleep …

Warning: These Cold Brew Coffee Recipes Are Crazy Addictive

To say we're fans of cold brew coffee would be a bit of an understatement. Case in point: We have it on tap in the office kitchen at MyDomaine's Los …

9 Ideas Shaping The Future Of Design, According To Ideo, Microsoft, Autodesk, MIT, And More

“Our profession is in between ‘utopia and oblivion.’ It will be oblivion if we continue focusing on minor aesthetic problems.”<p>The world is changing faster than ever–socially, technologically, environmentally, politically, and economically. In the midst of these shifts, designers have the crucial …

Dash's Rapid Cold Brew System can brew coffee in as little as 5 minutes

On a warm summer day, a piping-hot cup of coffee seems less enjoyable. A better alternative to cool things down and start the morning fresh is a …

Jeff Bezos should totally buy a coffee startup

The benefits of Amazon’s $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods more or less went live this week, with price cuts out the wazoo as well as a bunch of Amazon Echo devices available for sale in stores. With this massive move into grocery chains and the obvious branding play, as well as tangential …

Startups

The Best Instant Coffee Is Sudden Coffee

I drink a whole lot of coffee, but I'm not picky—I'll drink anything that gets the job done. That being said, I fancy myself an expert of sorts when …

25 Top Podcasts That Will Spark Your Entrepreneurial Vision

Listening to a podcast while going to and from work is a rare example of successful multitasking.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever heard anyone say that the trend is your friend? Sure, if something is getting a lot of attention, you probably should examine it …

Entrepreneurship

100 Super Healthy and Filling Foods

You know the basics of a healthy diet: lots of fruit and vegetables, some nuts and seeds, full-fat dairy, and a few servings of fish and lean meat. …

How to Reshape Your Brain and Learn Anything, Based on the Most Popular Coursera Class Ever

No matter what you want to know and remember, the same basic methods and principles apply.<p>You know that old saying that if you give a person a fish, they'll eat for a day, and if you teach them to fish, they'll eat for a lifetime? It's the perfect summary of just how important learning can be. But …

University of California