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Warren Buffett says index funds make the best retirement sense 'practically all the time'

If you're looking for a simple plan to build your retirement savings, one of the world's most successful stock market investors has some clear advice.<p>…

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett And Oprah All Use The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.</b><p>In the article “Malcolm Gladwell got us wrong”, the researchers behind …

How to Boost Your Brand Identity With Instagram

Imagine a casual Instagrammer who wants to be thought of as adventurous.<p>They post photos of themselves traveling to exotic locations, trying foreign …

Marketing

5 Unique Coffee Preparations From Around the World

<i>Photo courtesy of Thinkstock</i><p>Enthusiasts everywhere can attest that a cup of coffee does more than quench your thirst. There’s the assertive flavor, …

Coffee

17 Critical eCommerce Threats Killing Your Conversion Rates

Online commerce businesses could be hugely profitable and easy to run. According to Alexa, two out of the top 10 most visited websites in the US are …

6 Women Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Advice

6 Women Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Advice<p>Updated March 07, 2018<p>“Ask. Listen. Ask more. And just when you think you are out of questions, keep …

5 Things Men Aren’t Willing To Learn About Female Orgasms

What is the point to existence? Is Bigfoot real? How many licks does it take to get to the center of a Tootsie Roll Pop? These are some of life's …

Game Development

The Complete Guide to Facebook Ad Targeting [Infographic]

Facebook ad targeting allows marketers to carefully select an audience. It's a powerful way for Facebook advertisers to hyper-target very specific …

5 Proven Growth Marketing Tips To Double Your Sales

There is a saying that if you aren’t growing you’re dying.<p>As an entrepreneur that mindset is vital for survival. Growing sales in todays digital …

All Successful Startups Begin With This Checklist—an Expert Explains Why

<i>At MyDomaine, we know how challenging it is to turn your passion into a thriving business. Making that leap of faith takes courage and confidence,</i> …

Small Business

The One Email Every Founder Should Know How To Write To Investors

You have to keep your investors in the loop, even when you aren’t fundraising. Here’s how.<p>So you raised your first round of funding. Good for you! Seriously, it takes a tremendous amount of work to close a round, so you should feel great about that. But regardless of the size of your round or the …

Working Won't Ever Make You Rich. Here Are 5 Things That Will | Inc.com

<i>What are most people ignorant of that prevents them becoming financially wealthy? originally appeared on Quora, the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Charles Tips, retired entrepreneur, founding CEO of TranZact,</b> …

Social Media Marketing for Small Business: 70 Strategies, Ideas & Examples

A large social media following can be a powerful tool for any small business but not many are willing to put in the work. Social media doesn’t have …

Eight Simple Steps For New Product Development

Image by qisur<p>Developing a new product shouldn’t feel like you’re fighting in the dark. There’s an easier way. What you need is a structured road-map …

How To Develop An Entrepreneur Mindset

This curated column is authored by serial entrepreneur and blogger,The post How To Develop An Entrepreneur Mindset appeared first on iamwire.

Warren Buffett's 10 Best Pieces of Advice Ever

Warren Buffett is arguably the best-known, most respected investor of all time. Buffett is also known for his folksy charm, and his memorable quotes …

17 Smart Things the Most Productive People Do Every Day | Inc.com

To be a productivity guru, you need a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort, according to Paul J. Meyer.<p>Here are 17 smart habits to adopt that will help you be your most productive self every day.<p>1. Book Time in Your Calendar for Tasks<p>Are to-do lists ruining your life? …

Productivity

Today’s Secret to Viral Marketing? One Clever Real-World Idea

Want to create the next viral marketing smash online? Start by thinking outdoors and small.<p>Over the past few years, some of the most interesting—and …

10 Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2017

Bill Gates recently released his favorite books of 2016. Claiming he averages about one book a week, the billionaire business magnate says reading is …

The 8 Quickest Ways to Get Sick Abs

Getting a flat stomach is hard work enough; getting full-on definition is downright laborious. But it just got easier: These simple workout and diet tweaks will help you get the definition you want, faster.

Top social media platforms every marketer should know

Every marketer understand the importance of social media marketing; not only is it an inexpensive way to build a following and promote your brand’s content, but participation in social media could also become a major factor in the ranking algorithm for search engines like Google. There are …

Marketing

The best supplements for sex

If you have a low sex drive, can't get off, or you have fertility issues, you're not alone. In fact, you're far from alone! About 40 to 70 percent of …

51 enterprise startups to bet your career on in 2017

For those who are dreaming of a new job at an up-and-coming young company, we've compiled this list to help.<p>All of these companies are "enterprise" startups, meaning they specialize in making tech for work and business use, which is a $3.4 trillion worldwide market.<p>All of them had a spectacular …

5 TED Talks Every Business Owner Needs to Watch

When you’re running a small business, the last thing you need is to waste time watching videos online. That is, unless those videos might help your …

Rethink Marketing: How Crowdfunding Can Supercharge Your Campaign In 2016

They say that there are about 7.45 billion people living in this world right now. Imagine that if you could get each of these seven-and-a-half billion people to contribute one cent to your project, well, you know what I mean. Of course, not all of these people have their own source of income, many …

5 Key Elements for an Effective B2C Mobile Marketing Strategy

The growth of mobile has been astronomical in recent years, and subsequently, brands need to focus on a mobile first mentality--perhaps more than ever. The majority of users, across all industries, tend to use mobile devices as their "go-to," primary device for searches, purchases, and social media.<p>…

Gary Vaynerchuk on the difference between sales and marketing

Digital agency CEO and co-founder Gary Vaynerchuk talks about using search engines to generate sales, and why foosball tables don’t always hint at a creative company culture.<p>What’s your approach to leading a digital agency?<p>Realising that I work for my employees, instead of them working for me. It’s …

Marketing

3 Daily Habits That Can Set You Up for Success

<i>Nela Canovic, productivity hacker, writer and entrepreneur, answered the question “If a happy and successful life is all about developing three good</i> …

Emily Witt On Her Fascinating New Book ‘Future Sex’ And How Writing It Changed Her Life

Exploring sexuality in the post-internet world<p>It was five years ago, when Emily Witt was 30 years old and single, that she began to feel the nagging pressure to settle into a monogamous relationship that would eventually lead to marriage. But instead of logging more swipes per minute in a quest for …

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