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Céline Cements the Single Braid as the Look to Watch This Week

Never overworked, and famously simple, the hair at Céline often manages to capture the mood of the season, honing in on exactly what modern women actually want to do with their own. For Spring 2016, hairstylist <b>Guido Palau</b> offered up an aerodynamic solution that seemed built for speed in the form of …

Introducing the Nontoxic Nail Polish That’s Sweeping Paris Fashion Week

“I read the <i>New York Times</i> story about the horrible situation with manicurists,” said <b>Ramdane Touhami</b>, the cofounder (along with his wife, <b>Victoire de Taillac-Touhami</b>) of Paris’s beloved beauty boutique Buly 1803. “The toxins in these nail polishes, and all of the cancers and sickness [associated with …

Here's Your First Look Inside the October 2015 Allure Beauty Box

Good news, you guys: The October <i>Allure</i> Beauty Box is on its way, and it's packed with fall beauty favorites. Still not a subscriber? Sign up here before Wednesday at midnight and you'll get all of these picks shipped straight to your door. And now for the goods!<p><b>For more on the Allure Beauty Box,</b> …

Beauty

How This Hairstylist Is Changing Life for Cancer Patients

How often do you feel good about your hair? No, I mean like good good. Like make-the-world-better kind of good. In 2010, colorist James Corbett, the owner of the James Corbett Studio, started an organization called Hair 2 Help, which provides hair and makeup services, as well as reflexology, …

Hair

Putting Together Your Social Media Team

When you're deciding just who you want to manage your online presence, these guidelines will help you choose wisely.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book Tweet Naked, online marketing expert and social media agency CEO Scott Levy provides the critical information</i> …

Public Relations

How 122-Year-Old General Electric Is Killing It on Social Media

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>General Electric may not be a sexy startup, but it knows a thing or two about innovation. And it’s proving its chops in the social-media world.<p>GE was represented in several categories at last night’s Shorty Awards, which honors the best …

Stop Motion

Twitter's New Profiles: Everything You Need to Know

The rumors and feature teases are true: New Twitter profiles are here, with a brand-new, yet oddly familiar, look. As of April 22, anyone can switch …

Here's How To Use Analytics To Tell A Brand Story

When we think about great branding, great campaigns or taglines, everything from Southwest’s “You are now free to move about the country” to Citi’s “Live Richly,” immediately come to mind. However, great branding goes way beyond a slick slogan. During my more than 20 years in marketing, I have been …

What Day of The Week Will Your Company Be Mentioned Most? (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every day, millions of businesses are mentioned on the web. Of course, this will only grow in the years to come.<p>My company, Mention, analyzed one billion instances where companies are referenced online from almost 200,000 alerts created …

Marketing

How Thinking Like a Hacker Will Grow Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Developers are currently some of the most sought after innovators and doers of our time. They include everyone from Jack Dorsey of Twitter and Square, Bill Gates of Microsoft, Tony Hsieh of Zappos and Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook, among …

Computer Science

Your Sneak Peak at the Future of Infographic Marketing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Infographic marketing started off with a bang a few years ago and still remains a very popular way of delivering a message to a targeted audience. Why did infographics become so popular and why does this form of media continue to be an …

Infographics

Gamification Tapped by Some Employers to Recruit Candidates

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Gamification is too often confused with gaming; of course, gamification makes things more fun. But it also increases engagement and motivation and stimulates users to go beyond their limits to win something.<p>And gamification can make a …

Employment

Video Marketing Goes Beyond YouTube. Have You Explored These 3 Options?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I love YouTube. When it comes down to it, YouTube is still the most heavily trafficked video site online today. And with an estimated 72 hours of content being added every minute, it should certainly remain the cornerstone of any good …

Marketing

Hijacked! How to Stop Cybercriminals From Stealing Your Domain

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What if you were going to visit this article on Entrepreneur.com only you weren’t on the actual site? Instead, you unknowingly landed on a hijacked version of the site where criminals were stealing your personal information. This is known …

Information Security

Getting Fickle Consumers to Buy Into Your Brand

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While big corporations are struggling to retain customers, startups are seizing the opportunity to steal loyal consumers. Here is how they are doing it.<p>Gone are the days when big brands depended on generational loyalty – "my mom bought …

Yoga

Most Essential Social Media Tools

Social media tools can provide anything from simple tracking systems to advanced data management. Knowing your social media goals and objectives will help you decide which ones are best for you to use.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book Tweet Naked, online</i> …

Marketing

The 5 Brilliant Strategies You Can Learn From Top Content Marketers

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ready to get started with content marketing? Although the process might sound daunting, there’s really no need to reinvent the wheel. Instead, take a page out of the playbooks of the following five industry-leading content marketers. …

Marketing

This Company Wants Its Customers to Know Exactly How Much It Is Making From Them

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Retail is a game of cat and mouse. The retailer tries to convince shoppers that they are getting their money’s worth and shoppers try to determine just how much of a deal they can squeeze out of a retailer. It’s a game of smoke and …

Customers

Improve Your SEO by Improving Your Links

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Ultimate Guide to Optimizing Your Website<i>, SEO and online marketing expert Jon Rognerud shows you how to build a high-performance website and get top ranking on all search engines. In this edited excerpt, the author offers</i> …

Chamber of Commerce

Two Essential Direct Mail Reports That Will Save You Thousands

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> The Direct Mail Solution<i>, direct marketing expert and entrepreneur Craig Simpson provides easy-to-follow solutions for creating direct mail campaigns that work! In this edited excerpt, the author describes the reports you can</i> …

Direct Marketing

10 Quick Ways to Increase Your Ads' Clickthrough Rates

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Ultimate Guide to Pay-Per-Click Advertising<i>, internet marketing expert Richard Stokes helps you master advanced search engine strategies from top search engine marketers to increase your sales. In this edited excerpt, the</i> …

AdWords

3 Ways to Use Big Data to Drive Repeat Sales

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Someone has purchased your product or service. A one-time sale is the first step, but repeat sales are a more meaningful revenue stream. So how can you drive repeat business for your products or services?<p>The answer is that you already …

Big Data

Don't Wait for Motivation. Do This Instead.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Franz Kafka is considered one of the most creative and influential writers of the 20th century, but he actually spent most of his time working as a lawyer for the Workers Accident Insurance Institute. How did Kafka produce such fantastic …

Motivation

How to Humanize Your E-commerce Business With Personalized Messages

This story originally appeared on KISSmetrics<p>“Always deliver more than expected” - Larry Page<p>E-commerce websites are no exception to this working law. In fact, e-commerce is one of the least forgiving areas if you simply meet basic requirements. Elements such as site speed, design, positioning, …

Marketing

5 Tax Mistakes that Startups Make

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Before jumping into specific mistakes that start-ups should steer clear of, let’s tackle the most common oversight: Proper record keeping. “One of the most important things is for a business to have its own set of books,” says Sam …

Small Business

Dream On: Here Are the Real Reasons You Should Build an App

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Just because it is fairly easy to hire a freelance developer at a low cost to develop your app, it doesn’t mean anyone will want to use it and it will be downloaded thousands of times. It also doesn’t mean that you’re an entrepreneur.<p>If …

Apps

Follow Chipotle's Lead and Create a Content Marketing Calendar

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following is the third article in the series, "Content Marketing Like the Big Brands," in which marketing master Jim Joseph discusses ways that small to medium businesses can create compelling content for their customers to generate</i> …

Marketing

Professionalism: A Luxury for Corporate America, a Necessity for Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a corporate trainer I’ve witnessed one too many texting obsessed meeting participants, received more than my share of typo riddled emails and witnessed jaw-dropping workplace faux pas like leaving snuff spit cups on break room counters …

Entrepreneurship

The Hashtag: The Search Bar for the Social Web (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If there is anything that the growth of Google has taught us, it is this: the internet highly values organization, aggregation and search. It’s still mind boggling that a simple search box and a back-end algorithm turned into one of the …

User Generated Content

Engage Employees When Launching a Workplace Environmental Program

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Imagine walking into a meeting of your company’s leadership to present a new program with the goal of encouraging everyone in the organization to embrace the use of environmentally conscientious materials, practices and services. Such a …

Employee Engagement