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It Only Took Steve Jobs 5 Words to Give the Best Career Advice You'll Hear Today | Inc.com

The power of focus.<p>Without it, you're doomed to a life of distraction. A life in which others' priorities dictate on what you spend your time. As you move from one shiny object to another, you may get lots of things done--but few things ever get done well.<p>Or, you may find your life is ruled by …

Self-improvement

This Entrepreneur Is Building a Billion-Dollar Media Empire, And It All Started From His Dorm Room

Located less than 10 miles from the University of Texas at Austin, the headquarters of DigitalMarketer pays homage to the pursuit and commitment of a deep and intuitive understanding of both simple and complex marketing interactions, working to illuminate powerful website visibility strategies and …

Entrepreneurship

The Perfect Notebook Designed To Replace Those Productivity Apps (video)

If you feel overwhelmed by the amount of productivity applications you have on your smartphone and need a little clarity and focus you may be …

How a Nashville Email Marketing Company Bootstrapped to $20 Million in Revenue in a Crowded Industry

While working at his third job out of college, Clint Smith witnessed firsthand how startups dependent on investor funding can suffer when financial markets take a turn for the worse. The company eventually pulled through its rough spot, but the formative experience would stick with Smith when he …

Startups

4 Buddhist Monks Habits That Are Hard to Adopt But Will Change Your Life Forever

Ever wondered how Buddhist Monks live and what habits they adopt to make them so peaceful?<p>I’ve been always been fascinated by this question so I did …

Meditation

From Prison to $700,000 Online: The Extraordinary Story of Lawrence Aponte | Inc.com

After spending more than six years in a Florida prison, the first thing Lawrence Aponte did upon his release was look for a job.<p>He found one shucking and packing oysters at a seafood warehouse for a whopping $7 an hour. Never mind that Aponte is allergic to shellfish and would leave work every day …

Entrepreneurship

Why you might want to stop drinking Diet Coke

Fizzy drinks are perhaps one of the hardest vices to break. We all know they're bad for our waistlines and overall health—but a new study published …

7 Steps to Making $900,000 (or More) Before You're 30

Live someplace too dull to distract you from making money.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most people in their 20’s are still in debt from their student days. My trading challenge aims to help people turn small amounts of money into six and seven figures in a short …

19 Sugar-Free Lunch Ideas to Bring to Work

You may not think of lunch as being a particularly sugary meal, but between the honey in bread, high-fructose corn syrup in ketchup and salad …

Healthy Eating

The Beginner's Guide to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

<b>"That's gross and I'm never doing that."</b> That was my thought the first time I saw people training Brazilian jiu jitsu. The idea of rolling around …

How to Dominate AdWords Using Close Variants

I hear it all the time: “Google AdWords is a waste of money.”You probably hear this too.And do you know what?I wholeheartedly disagree.While AdWords …

AdWords

Bear Is the Perfect Balance Between the Bloat of Evernote and the Simplicity of Plain Text

When it first launched, Bear was an intriguing alternative to bloated note-taking apps like Evernote and OneNote, but it was still a little too new …

There’s no easy fix for Google’s YouTube problem

After big U.S. and U.K. brands pull advertising, Google needs to reconsider programmatic advertising.<p><i>A version of this essay was originally published at</i> <i>Tech.pinions</i><i>, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.</i><p>Last week, U.K. advertisers — including the …

The case for going to bed at 2:30 am

There’s nothing virtuous about “early to bed, early to rise.”<p>It was like a dream.<p>Last Wednesday, I hit every green light on the drive to Kroger. I made it through the aisles in 15 minutes and didn’t have to wait in line at checkout. Back home, I prepped meals and washed dishes without anyone …

Sand mining: the global environmental crisis you’ve never heard of

From Cambodia to California, industrial-scale sand mining is causing wildlife to die, local trade to wither and bridges to collapse. And booming urbanisation means the demand for this increasingly valuable resource is unlikely to let up<p>Times are good for Fey Wei Dong. A genial, middle-aged …

Urbanization

More seniors turning to marijuana for relief from aches and pains

Ruth Brunn finally said yes to marijuana. She is 98.<p>She pops a green pill filled with cannabis oil into her mouth with a sip of vitamin water. Then …

Does apple cider vinegar help acne? It's kind of a miracle tonic

It may not sound like the most desirable way to wake up in the morning but believe it or not using apple cider vinegar as a toner for your face can …

Organization & Management Tools Every Entrepreneur Needs to Boost Productivity

Relying on technology can help save you time, energy and frustration.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve heard it time and time again: You’ve got to work smarter, not harder. The best way for any entrepreneur to work smarter is to have the best organization and time …

How to stop seeing your Amazon searches everywhere

<i>Q. Every time I look for something on Amazon, I get ads for the same product on every other site. How do I make that stop?</i><p>A. “Retargeting” — showing you ads for something you’ve looked for at some online store even as you visit other sites, in the hope that the reminder will persuade you to …

eCommerce

Samsung Chromebook Plus now available for purchase

The Samsung Chromebook Plus and Pro were the Korean manufacturer’s highlights at CES 2017. It didn’t take long after the announcement for us to get our hands all over them, but users continue to wait for these Chrome OS laptops to hit the stores.<p>Samsung has definitely kept its promise of a February …

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