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The 4 Essentials to Building Your Startup Sales Force

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Scaling up is an exciting process for any startup. If you’re at the point where you have achieved a level of initial success and are ready to amplify your idea by starting a sales force, that means your hunch about the market has been …

Salesforce

How To Do A Real Detox

Many of us have thought about doing a detox, but stepped back at the fear of doing more harm than good. After all, eating is out and juicing is in. …

The 38 Books by Entrepreneurs for Entrepreneurs that Will Transform Your Business and Career

Over the course of history there have been hundreds of thousands, if not millions of wildly successful entrepreneurs. The stories of these enormous …

Birth Injuries and Postpartum Pain - What It's Like to Have an Undiagnosed Childbirth Injury

When Jennifer had her second child in 2005, she knew within days that something worrisome had happened to her body. For the first time in her life, she couldn’t make it to the toilet. She peed without warning. She took her 2-week-old to the grocery store down the block and had to waddle home with …

Your Startup’s Pitch Needs Only These 10 Slides

Guy Kawasaki shares the layout for a perfect pitch.<p>Pitching your startup to investors just might be the most nerve-wracking aspect of starting your …

Why Most Pitches Fail to Convince Investors

<i>Most new entrepreneurs use pitches to try and attract investors, but most pitches end up failing to attract any new attention.</i><p>Startups need capital to get off the ground, and unless you're already wealthy from a past venture, you're going to rely on pitching investors to get the rest of the money …

Entrepreneurship

6 Korean Skin Care Products Every Woman Needs in Her Beauty Routine

Face mists, cushion compacts, sheet masks—you've likely been hearing about these Korean skin care products everywhere lately. And you can thank the geniuses there for our new-found skin care saviors.<p>But here's the thing; we know there's a lot to keep up with coming out of the Asian beauty market. …

THE SILICON VALLEY 100: The most amazing and inspiring people in tech right now

Instead, after months of research and debate, Business Insider is proud to present the Silicon Valley 100, our annual list of the people who matter most and define what it means to be in Silicon Valley.<p>This isn't another who's who list based on long-standing reputation; rather it is a look at who …

Startups

5 superfoods you’re probably not eating

One in three Americans will be suffering from type 2 diabetes by 2050. The solution? More moringa and mung beans<p>By some estimates, the state of American health looks pretty grim. And much of it is directly tied to poor diets.<br>Based on current trends, one in three American adults—about 146 million …

Nutrition

From dip-dye to marble: 2016's hottest wedding cake trends

In 1938, one baker travelled 7,000 miles by sea and air to show off a commercial wedding cake at the International Bakers and Confectioners Exhibition in London. But couples today don’t have to cross the seven seas to find a perfect dessert for their wedding. The internet offers up enough …

Weddings

Tetris House: A modern Brazilian home organized just like the classic arcade game

A modern home in Sao Paulo, Brazil<p>Geometry, geometry, geometry. That's what we learned playing Tetris as kids, among other things.<p>Award-winning …

What's the Difference Between Yoga and Pilates?

I have always thought of the combination of Pilates and yoga as the perfect marriage. Both are transformational, focused methods of movement that …

Physical Therapy | Fast Pain Relief with No Drugs

Why Growing Your Business Through Franchising Works

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This week, ambassadors from across the country will give dispatches for</i> Entrepreneur <i>from cities where Small Business Week events are being held. Today we feature experts tips from Kansas City.</i><p>So you’ve started a business. It’s changed …

Small Business

Now You Can Buy Art Created From Your DNA

Genetic Ink sequences your DNA to create a print that’s so you. Literally.<p>Decorating an apartment is all about infusing your space with a sense of <i>you</i>. And what could be more integral to your style and your sense of self than DNA? Genetic Ink, a New York City-based startup, aims to elevate genetic …

Health Information

Here Are The New Nutrition Labels That Actually Tell You What You’re Eating

The FDA today revealed a plan to change the nutritional labels on our food, to give consumers more info about what they are eating and to make the healthiness of what you’re eating more understandable.<p>The changes are both substantive and design-based. The FDA is going to try to be more realistic …

Not Just for Weddings: Set Up a Registry for Your New Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Move over weddings and baby showers, some entrepreneurs are funding their startup needs through a business registry.<p>In the same way entrepreneurs create Kickstarter or Indiegogo campaigns to raise money, business owners can now launch …

Small Business

Apple Wants To Measure Your Mood, Then Send You Targeted Ads

To better serve ads, Apple wants to know more about its users–specifically how they are feeling. A patent application published Thursday by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office shows the Cupertino, Calif.-based company is looking at the possibility of measuring users’ mood to better target …

Google Glass

Get Your Product to Market in Six Steps

You're the best person for the job, so get started.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>"I have an idea but I am confused as to how to get it to market"</i><p>Almost daily, someone asks me how to get their invention to market. The inventions are as varied as the creative people who …

Inventions

15 Great Songs You Probably Didn't Hear in 2013

From 15 of the best albums of the year<p><b>Year in and out,</b> we compile a list of tunes that flew under the radar, mostly from underrated or emerging artists. We call that list "The best songs you probably didn't hear this year." We do that in lieu of an obligatory and trite Top 10 Albums of the Year …

Stone Age

12 business books you will need to read in 2014

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Adam Grant here.</i><p>One of the highlights of becoming an author is getting to read some exciting books in advance, and hearing early buzz about others. It’s the book nerd’s version of seeing sneak previews of movies before they hit the silver …

Self-improvement

The Most Stylish Gifts for Under $100

Our favorite fashionable gifts that won't break the bank.<p>Not sure what to give this holiday season? From chic accessories to cozy pajamas and luxe coffee table books, these are the most stylish gifts to give every woman on your list for under $100.

Zagat

The 5 Most Inspirational Business Books of 2013 | Inc.com

A good business book informs and educates but the best business books inspire us to do better. Here are my picks for the most motivational and inspiring books published this year:<p><i>Subtitle:</i> Punch Fear in the Face, Escape Average and Do Work that Matters<p><i>Author:</i> John Acuff<p><i>Why You Should Read It:</i> The …

Inspiration

Charlotte Moss's Wine List

Our guest pop-up editor for the November 2013 issue shares her favorite wines. Try a few of these at your next party.<p><b>White:</b><br>2010 One Woman Wines Estate Reserve Chardonnay, $40<p>2008 Baron de Ladoucette, Pouilly-Fume, $95<p>2010 Patz & Hall Chardonnay, $21<p>2010 Hyde de Villaine Chardonnay, $60<p>2011 …

5 Pieces of Photography Gear to considered for your first upgrade

5 Pieces of Photography Gear to considered for your first upgrade - reflector, nifty 50, tripod, walk-around lens and a flash - what to look for and …

Photography

Inside America's Top-5 best-designed restaurants - Luxurylaunches

It wasn’t long before we realized that fine dining’s days are done. Unless, it involves more than dining, a setting that’s scintillating and the …

Kate Blanchett’s Birkin from Blue Jasmine cost more than the film’s entire costume budget - Luxurylaunches

Hollywood may be known for its magnanimous budgets and over the top antics but topping all those and then some is fashion. Proof? The ‘Blue Jasmine’ …

The 5 best luxury hotels for a beach wedding - Luxurylaunches

We gave you the luxurious lowdown on the 10 most stunning hotel properties, which would probably have had you exhilarated. But when it comes to the …