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Get a three-in-one smartphone lens kit for $11.99

Smartphone lens kits have been around nearly as long as smartphones, affording far more variety and precision to your snapshots than your phone can by itself.<p>Just one problem: Most of the kits require either a specialized case (bleh) or the addition of an unsightly magnetic ring around the lens …

Gear & Gadgets

Kmashi 15,000mAh Dual-USB Power Bank: $15 shipped (Reg. $20)

With your <b>$15</b> savings you can pick up a popular Kmashi 15,000mAh USB battery after $5 coupon code <b>S48VYCRP</b> at checkout.<p>Amazon offers the Spigen 4.9-foot MFi Lightning cable for $19.99 but coupon code <b>SPIGENCS</b> drops it all the way down to just <b>$5 Shipped.</b> That’s $15 off and tied with the lowest price …

10 best cities for renters

Slide 1 of 12<p>Rents are on the rise nationwide. They rose 6.2% year-over-year in October, according to the latest “Price-Rent Monitor” by real-estate …

Real Estate

What Some Of Google's Most Elite, Entrepreneurial Employees Are Doing Now

Mayer started the two-year rotational training program to home-grow managers who would be "Googley." The program has since become rather legendary, and former Google CEO Eric Schmidt told Steven Levy that he expects an APM alumni to run the company someday.<p>When you pick people who are leaders and …

My Experience Building a Small Mac App in Swift

I dabbled with a Mac Sprite Kit game over the summer and was generally pleased with the experience. The last couple of weeks I put together a small …

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12 Principles of Great Brand Design

Branding is something you should be focusing on even in your startup days. It’s much easier (and more cost effective), to get your brand design right the first time, rather than fix it later. However, this can be tough to focus on when you’re just starting out.<p>Keep these dozen tips in mind to stay …

Why No One’s Reading Your Marketing Content

There’s been plenty written about how to create smart digital marketing content. But less attention gets paid to what happens after you click “publish” and whether your videos, infographics, social media posts, and other pieces of content are actually reaching the right people. According to …

Busting the Top 10 Money Saving Myths

Money may be a taboo subject for some, especially when it comes to how you personally handle it. But because of the lack of information about proper …

These are the iOS 8 app extensions you need on your iPhone 6

Apple brought plenty of improvements to its mobile operating system with the release of iOS 8, but one of the most intriguing additions is one that …

7 Simple Ways to Increase the Cash in Your Business Right Now

Struggling with cash flow? Growth guru Verne Harnish shows you 7 ways to put more cash in the bank today!<p>Most entrepreneurs, marketers and salespeople believe they can sell their way out of any problem... until they can't. So many promising companies fail, both start-ups and mature firms, because …

Small Business

15 Simple Moves That Will Change Your Career

"Work-life balance" is like the flossing of life skills. Everyone talks about how incredibly important it is, but pretty much nobody's doing it. But, …

7 easy ways to shake up your daily routine

For busy professionals, daily routines and rituals provide much-needed structure and comfort in the midst of a hectic schedule. A granola bar in the …

Are Native Ads Are the Future of Mobile Marketing

How will local media publishers make it in the coming mobile world? If you ask Chris Lee, president of Deseret Digital Media, it’s native advertising …

7 warning signs that your startup’s about to fail

<i>Andrew Condurache is the founder of Closed Club, a startup that archives closed down startup products and key lessons learned</i><p>A startup can be seen as a series of trials and errors – some things work others do not, but you keep pushing on. Sometimes you think you are on the right path and everything …

How to Pick the Best Online Advertising Channel for Your Business

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Numerous startups and companies that have never advertised online are looking to find the one online advertising channel that will maximize their return on investment. When choosing a platform, one should consider the respective …

AdWords

Creative Ways To Raise Money For Your Startup

You have an idea and are willing to put in plenty of sweat equity but you need capital. Now what? Raising seed money is the first challenge entrepreneurs face. However, finding the right source of capital is far more complicated than just getting cash to fuel your business idea. Some entrepreneurs …

Richard Branson's top 10 tips for succeeding at business

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>Entrepreneur.com</i><i>.</i><p>By Richard Branson, Entrepreneur.com<p>I’m …

7 Things Confident Entrepreneurs Never Do

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you want to be a successful entrepreneur, you have to bleed confidence. Starting something on your own takes tenacity, faith and determination to make it work. To have a business that makes it past the first 18 months, these …

Entrepreneurship