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7 difficult social media marketing truths | Articles | Social Media

Talk to professional online marketers, and they’ll likely tell you about the raw power of social media marketing.<p>Talk to business owners from an …

Top 15 Tiny House Design Ideas and their Costs - Green Living Ideas - RemodelingImage.com - Remodeling Ideas, Costs, Tips, and Advice

<b>Sustainable Home Living Ideas for Minimalism and Comfort Explained in a fun way, plus beautiful examples of Tiny Homes!</b><p>When I found out about the …

15 Daily Routines That Will Boost Your Productivity

Looking to become more productive? Here are 15 daily habits that can help you.<p>Feeling the office blues?<p>It's okay. It is an unfortunate reality that most U.S. workers spend long hours in the office, working themselves to death until they become office zombies.<p>Because of the long hours and often …

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In The Mood: The Psychology of Color

I recently came across an intriguing word I never encountered - chromotherapy. It dates back to ancient European and Asian culture and uses color to …

8 Tasks You Should Be Delegating

The busier our lives become, the more we should be delegating. Here are the biggest time wasters and how to palm them off to someone else

How Mindfulness Meditation Can Improve Your Life in Just 3 Minutes a Day | Inc.com

You'd have to be living under a rock not to have been recommended mindfulness meditation by someone in the past few years. Big name entrepreneurs swear by it, whole conferences are dedicated to it, and prominent dissenters have even pushed back against the mindfulness craze (so you know it's really …

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The Only 3 Things to Do (Over and Over) to Make Your Brand Stand Out

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Customers want more than an experience. They want emotion.<p>Customers want a brand that they feel they need in their lives, according to the “The Brand Gap” by Marty Neumeier. The definition of a “brand is a person’s gut feeling about a …

16 Worst Decisions You'll Ever Make in Your Life | Inc.com

• <b>You can control everything.</b> Control is an illusion we feed ourselves when we things get out of hand. You have to let go of the control and allow things to fall apart so you can put them back together the way they were meant to be.• <b><br>You won't even try.</b> There is a difference between giving up after a …

The First World War: a complete timeline

THE OPENING SHOTS: AUG - SEP 1914<p><b>August 4-25, 1914: German invasion of Belgium</b><p>German troops captured most of Belgium, including the fortress of Liège, with the Belgians losing 30,000 men and the Germans just 2,000.<p><b>August 7-25, 1914: Battle of the Frontiers</b><p>The French Plan XVII called for an …

27 Gorgeous Front Entry Doors That Make A Strong First Impression

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How to Produce Stunning Change in Your Life Immediately | Inc.com

We all want positive change in our lives. We seek to succeed, and to break free from the doldrums of the everyday rat race.<p>We also know that motivation can be fleeting. So how can we buckle down and shock ourselves into the change we need?<p>I'm going to share seven ways to produce stunning change in …

So You Want to Meditate? Here's the Simple Way to Start

When it comes to meditation, we all start out as rookies. There are so many different ways to get started and it can certainly be confusing with all …

3 Things Besides Money You Need to Start a Successful Business

Knowledge and expertise, embodied in a strategic plan, properly executed, can make all the difference for your startup.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the past four years I’ve met hundreds of entrepreneurs and worked closely with a number of them. I’ve helped in …

Why you need to read, and how to do it efficiently

Reading isn’t just for writers. Reading helps us learn more about our craft — whether it’s marketing, management, engineering or teaching. It sparks …

18 Things Mentally Strong People Do | Inc.com

As the author of <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, I usually spend my time talking about the bad habits that can rob you of mental strength. After all, it only takes one bad habit to hold you back from reaching your greatest potential.<p>In addition to giving up those bad habits, however, it's …

6 Ways to Get Promoted Instantly

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Reporter-Turned-Billionaire VC Michael Moritz Shares His Top 10 Rules For Success

Brought to you by Entrepreneur Network<p>He's a Welsh-born venture capitalist with Sequoia Capital in Silicon Valley. He's a former member of the board of directors of Google. He has an estimated net worth of $3 billion. He's Michael Moritz, and here are his top 10 rules for success.<p>1. Stay in touch …

5 Habits to Ditch Now for a Super Successful Future | Inc.com

If it's true that our habits determine our future, knowing our habits and where they take us is one of the most important things we can do to shape that future.<p>Good habits will help us build success, while our bad habits will draw us off the path. It's the simple law of cause and effect. If you …

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How to go from $13,000 to almost $20 million in capital

Take it from someone who survived the Shark Tank: the journey of raising capital for a startup isn’t easy. If it was, every business would get off the ground without a hitch.<p>The truth is, even the best startups have to work hard to raise money. In fact, a 2014 CB Insights survey found that almost a …

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Which Five Skills Boost Your Pay Over 20%? (And Tips For Getting The Skills Employers Want Most)

The 2016 Workforce-Skills Preparedness Report created by Payscale looks at the skills most desired by hiring managers. While it varies by type of job, there are five skills that boost average pay for their relevant occupation by over 20%:<p>• Go, Cisco UCCE/ PCC, and Scala boost pay over 20% for …

Time Management Tips That Work

Why is it that the Richard Branson's of this world are rich and famous? What secret do they know that the rest of us don't? If you study their lives closely, you'll discover the rich and famous have certain habits that attribute to their success.<p>Successful people are very careful about how they …

Home improvement's booming: Here's how to cash in

How booming is the home improvement market? It's so popular that homeowners are expected to spend nearly $325 billion dollars on remodeling and …

Tips to Make a Small Bedroom Feel Larger - Quiet Corner

10 Tips to Make a Small Bedroom Feel Larger<p>Your bedroom is the one room in the house that should feel like no other. Relaxation and unwinding from a …

6 Easy Tricks That Will Make You Way More Productive

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge -- there are only 24 hours in a day. Since even the best ideas are worthless until they're executed, how efficiently you use your time is as important as anything else in business.<p>I've become fascinated by productivity secrets because …

Here’s How A Month Of Zen Meditation Changed My Life

The Buddhist meditation practice is over 1,500 years old, but modern science says it has very real mental and physical health benefits.<p>On a trip to Japan last year, one of the places I visited was Kyoto, home to over 2,000 Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines. During one of my daily walks exploring …

Could These 5 Traits Determine If You’re an Entrepreneur?

Not everyone is built to be an entrepreneur, it takes a certain type of person to take the plunge and jump into starting their own business and …

The Top 10 movies for entrepreneurs

Share13<p>Tweet<p>Share24<p>+17<p>Shares 44<p><i>Get our latest app for startup stories, news, ideas, research and analysis.</i> <i>Install Now »</i><p>If you ask my friends that go …

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