Jordan Mendicino

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Tokyo guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in Japan's capital city

It’s easy to get lost in Tokyo. Home to massive skyscrapers, neon-lit signs, owl and maid cafes, anime shops, countless restaurants and karaoke bars, …

Tim Ferriss, Dwayne Johnson and More Dish Out Advice on Entrepreneurship, Success and Motivation

Success doesn't happen overnight.<p>From success secrets to interviews with celebrities, Entrepreneur TV provides you the resources and tools that will get you motivated and inspired to succeed.<p>On the second episode of Entrepreneur TV, learn from stars like:<p>Patrick Dempsey<br>• Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson<br>• Tony …

Five Cute Pregnancy Outfits for When You're In Your Ninth Month

Expecting a baby is a blessing, but those little side effects that come with the territory (weight gain, painful breasts, varicose veins, hot flashes)—especially when you're nearing the home stretch—can really make picking "pregnancy outfits" friggin' painful.<p>On the flip side, maternity clothing …

Best Approach to UX this 2017

Things come and go with the passage of time, but user experience will always be paramount. The evolution of UI and UX design is something to behold, …

UX Design

Your easy 8-step guide to becoming an online influencer

When using this strategy, watch your analytics carefully to see which sites are most effective in terms of targeted traffic. It may be tempting to post to big-name sites, but if you’re not getting results, you’re wasting your time.<p>And don’t discount smaller, niche sites just because of their size! …

Top 21 Superfoods to Jumpstart Your 2017 Weight Loss

Put down the chips and beer. Pick up some bone broth and pickled veggies. Your gut and physique will thank you for it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You've already coasted through the first weeks of 2017 and if you’re like many, your new year’s resolutions may be …

Nutrition

5 trips every wine lover should take

And while more and more wine destinations seem to sprout up every year, some places will always set the standard for wine lovers.<p>Whether you want to taste your way across Burgundy, Piedmont, Sonoma, or the Douro Valley, these 10 essential trips will inspire you to explore the wide world of …

Sonoma County

7 Crazy-Good Salad Recipes You'll Actually Want to Eat

Whether you made a resolution or ditched it all together, there's one universal aim we all have on our New Year's wish list, and that's to be …

Matcha is the one ingredient your kitchen is missing

If you haven’t heard of Sarah Holloway, it’s probably because you know her as the Matcha Maiden—a pseudonym she’s been using for some time now, along …

The Girly Trend That's Going to Be Huge This Year

When we think of words that define personal style, the word "feminine" is one that pops up for many of us. But there's to spectrum of girly dressing, …

App Design: inMuseum Experience App

This Weekend, I was able to enjoy a free admission at the MBAM (Musée des Beaux Arts de Montréal) and go through its art exhibits filled with …

UI Design

25 things to eat before you die – the ultimate foodie bucket list

The World's 50 Best Restaurants have been announced, highlighting the best fine dining establishments on the planet. But for those on a budget, this list is pretty had to beat...<p>1. Fresh coconuts, St Lucia<p>Coconuts’ nutrient-rich water is best slurped straight from the fruit itself. On a St Lucia …

10 bad habits holding you back in your career

Banish these behav.iors to make 2017 the year you finally move up the ladder<p><b>1. YOUR EMAIL ETIQUETTE SUCKS.</b><p>Think an emoticon-filled message is the only email mistake you can make? A terse message can be just as bad, says career expert J.T. O’Donnell, founder and CEO of Work It Daily.<p>Emails that get …

Jeff Bezos Knows the Difference Between Content and Complacent

If you're happy with your job, count it as a blessing because there is nothing convenient about a restless desire to do something more.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A while back, I met up with an acquaintance. I liked talking to her -- she's funny, happy to help …

Jeff Bezos

Instagram Stories Is Likely to Become a Powerful Marketing Tool

Stories is potent and affordable medium for providing an immersive advertising experience.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Instagram is looking for more ways to monetize the platform and the astounding consumer reach it has.<p>The photo-sharing app (hasn’t it become much …

Social Media

8 Top Hashtag Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

​Hashtags are an essential part of social media marketing and growth, particularly on Instagram and Twitter. With that said, using hashtags correctly …

Social Media

Social Media Trends Coming Through 2017

When you consider social media, you have to look at how it changes. It’s not staying the same at all. Many people think that social elements are …

Social Media

7 Trends That Will Change Social Media in 2017

It’s the start of another year, which means you’re probably back in the office after vacation, hard at work on your New Year’s resolution. And if …

How Agencies Are Shifting Strategies to Compete With Accenture and Deloitte

This past year had consultancies rushing to get into the ad business, with Accenture acquiring London-based Karmarama, Deloitte snagging Heat in San …

5 tips for increasing your conversion rate

People want to pay for stuff quickly. Bouncing them off to a third-party site creates unnecessary friction and frustration.<p>Non-profit charity: water raises money to provide clean drinking water to people around the world.<p>After switching from a donation flow that required potential donors to log …

9 SEO Predictions That Will Blow Your Mind - Small Business Trends

It’s January, which means you’ve probably read about 200 expert predictions on the future of SEO in 2017 by now. But if you stick with me, I promise …

How to Write Phenomenal Blog Posts in a World Full of Average Ones

Follow these eight steps to write better than everyone else.<p>You may be wondering why I’m writing a blog post about how to write a blog post, when so …

How 3 Social Superstars Built Huge Followings Fast

Build an audience of millions in record time with these secrets.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Bodyguards, supercars, models, playboy mansions, helicopters, private jets, and "baller" lifestyles. Sound like a movie—or the dream of every 16-year-old teenage male? Think …

Social Media

7 Important Digital Skills All Marketers Should Master In 2017

Marketing isn’t what it was 10 years ago (or even 5), with all the advancements of technology and data the past few years have brought. According to HubSpot, half of all new marketing hires will require technical skills. Here are some that will probably be on that list of job requirements.<p><b>1.</b> …

Marketing

Which Types of Facebook Posts Get the Most Likes, Comments, and Shares? [Infographic]

Consumers interact most with very short Facebook posts, according to recent research from BuzzSumo.<p>The report was based on an analysis of data from …

SEO Growth Hacking Techniques to Scale Your Business

You need more than just a great website.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s competitive market, it is almost impossible to succeed in digital marketing without having a well-visited website. Online business accounts for a huge chunk of revenue theses days, and in …

Marketing

Machine Learning and Fashion: The New Fashion of the Times

We owe an overdue acknowledgment to a transformation in technology, as well as a revolution (more about below) in fashion, where the former makes the latter the new fashion of the times, so to speak. I refer, specifically, to the rise of machine learning and its ongoing influence—for the good of …