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<b>Editor’s note:</b> Jordan Kasteler's articles have been removed from the Inc.com archive because his relationship with Inc. has been terminated.

Here Are 15 Powerful Money Apps To Help You Save And Eliminate Debt

For a lot of people, budgeting, saving money and tracking their finances is difficult. That’s because we are bombarded with a bunch of marketing schemes every day that makes us want to spend rather than save our hard earned money.<p>With these 15 powerful money apps, you will learn to like budgeting …

Personal Finance

The 6 Marketing Channels You Should Be Personalizing

It isn’t enough to master your marketing communications through one channel if your current or prospective customers engage with you in many …

How To Learn What Your Customers Really Want

Monika Wingate, CEO of Digsite, shares three tips on actionable market research.<p>Today's technology-oriented economy has changed the dynamic of how we learn from customers. When I started my career at General Mills, most methods of researching consumers were designed to confirm the direction the …

12 Awesome Tips From Ecommerce Experts

Top tips from some of the best ecommerce entrepreneurs in the field.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s world of ecommerce, there are dozens of ways to scale. While some businesses focus on high ticket items, others focus on dominating hyper-specific product …

eCommerce

Email Marketing and List Building

Updated April 23, 2018<p>With all the buzz around Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram — not to mention mobile marketing to smartphones — it’s tempting to …

Want to Build the Next Airbnb, Instagram, or Slack? This Online Startup School Will Show You How

Thousands of startups around the world finally have access to the world's most powerful startup accelerator.<p>Y Combinator is one of the most successful startup accelerators in the world. Every year they take two batches of 100 companies and offer them in-person instruction from Y Combinator partners …

Content Marketing: Five Steps For Creating Insatiable Posts That Rank

The fabric that binds us all are stories. Stories are at the heart of our society, and their genesis dates back to the dawn of language in our species. Human begins have long been telling stories that have carried on from generation to generation. Today, we live in a world where stories are …

3 tools to keep your content strategy going strong

“Our social media presence is a critical part of how we promote our practice,” says Jonathan Rosenfeld, personal injury attorney and founder of Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers. “By monitoring the issues our target market is talking about; we are able to offer our professional advice when and where it’s …

Marketing

Where to Find Free Online Digital Marketing Training

A local plumbing contractor trying to get his business found online.<p>A recent college grad who just accepted a marketing position in a manufacturing …

10 lessons from Tim Ferriss that took him a decade to learn

It inspired me to start a business that gives me the time, mobility, and income that I want — instead of being trapped in a 9 to 5.<p>It's the book I most highly recommend because of how it's changed my life and the lives of just about everyone who reads it.<p>I had the opportunity to attend an exclusive …

Self-improvement

If you're using LinkedIn like a digital résumé, you're doing it all wrong

In fact, 87% of recruiters leverage LinkedIn to find high quality candidates.<p>This is great news for us because it means that, with the right set up, your LinkedIn profile can become a passive lead generator for new opportunities.<p>However, if your profile looks like everyone else's, your chances of …

Employment

10 things you can learn about money in 10 minutes that will change your life

by Libby Kane, Tanza Loudenback<p>If learning how to build wealth is important to you, you've come to the right place.<p>Below, <i>Business Insider</i> has rounded …

Personal Finance

17 Cheat Sheets Every Home Cook Should Know About

From baking hacks, to perfect pastas, to slow cooker shortcuts.

Cooking

15 Bullet Journal Hacks That Are Going to Totally Transform Your Life

Type-A perfectionists, prepare to swoon.<p>If you've spent any time on Instagram, you're likely intrigued by (or obsessed with) bullet journals. A combination of a diary, to-do list and planner, a "bujo" organizes just about everything in your life. Get in on the hand-lettering trend by adding these …

1 Startup School Every Founder Should Consider (and It's Free)

This April, a top ranked global accelerator is free for founders.<p>YCombinator just open-sourced its accelerator program.<p>"Our goal is to replicate much of the YC experience," said Sam Altman, managing director. Anyone with a startup that wants to have the YCombinator experience without the jetlag can …

The One Tiny Thing That Made Me Better At Meditation

This morning's routine is no different from yesterday's. 5:30 a.m. and the alarm goes off. A steaming hot shower accompanied by high notes of Michael …

Meditation

How to Build a Meaningful Life And Make It Incredibly Amazing

Life and living it is a project and changing your life is the beginning. It’s a never-ending quest to share our best work with the rest of the world. …

6 Ways to Elevate Your Brand on Social Media

Consider a community management approach to your social channels.<p><i>By Kelly Ehlers, president of Ideas That Evoke.</i><p>Today's digital workplace is equipped with more resources than ever to help brands understand their end consumer, and yet, in spite of research studies and SWOT analyses, brands are still …

The Best Technology Tools for Content Marketing

These are the tools that I use to address three critical content marketing areas -- strategy, creation and distribution.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The rate of content creation is growing exponentially year over year and content marketers now face more competition …

Marketing

How to stop wasting time & start living your life

Adventurer Matt Prior shares some practical advice for our busy world.<p>We all have plates to spin and balls to juggle. And I'm not from the camp that …

From Austin To Memphis: What It Takes To Build A Music-Tech City

<i>Silicon Valley for music</i>. Even today, this phrase smells of paradoxy. After all, so much of the music industry’s recent history has been carved out by an ideological and geographical separation from tech entrepreneurism—the likes of Napster in Boston, BitTorrent in San Francisco and Spotify in …

These 18 Traditional Dishes Prove That Puerto Rico Has The Best Food

You haven’t lived until you try all of these!

My Husband and I Meditated Daily for a Month and It Felt Like Free Couples Therapy

Tibetan Buddhist Pema Chödrön once said, “If it weren’t for my mind, my meditation would be excellent.” I’m not a Buddhist, nor an ordained nun like …

Your Future Self Will Thank You For Starting To Do This For Only 10 Minutes Every Day

“How’s your day?” People ask us about our day all the time. Sometimes, you brushed it off because you know these are just small talks. Often, you had …

The 10 Hottest Productivity Tools of 2017

These productivity tools, tips, and strategies are the gifts that keep on giving.<p>Tools--hardware, software, apps, etc.--come and go. That's the nature of progress. But what never goes away is knowledge. Once you know a way to be more efficient and effective--a new approach, a new mindset, a new …

How to Unleash Your Best Ideas and (Possibly) Turn Them Into a New Business

Sometimes, you need to force your brain to stop working. Let me tell you 1 trick to release your best ideas, which may possibly turn into a great …

Make Operations Your Secret Weapon - Here’s How

At <b>Etsy</b>, COO <b>Linda Kozlowski</b> spearheaded international expansion, unified and started growing its marketing plans, began redefining the company’s …

12 Books in 12 Months — Creativity, Inc.

For some time now, “Read More” has been at the top of my New Year’s resolutions. Life has managed to always get in the way and I don’t finish the …