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16 Things You Didn’t Know Your New iPhone Could Do

Posted By MMK on Dec 30, 2014<p>Take advantage of all the (literally) bigger and better features right at your fingertips.<p>Chris Ritter<p>01. It charges …

I Had No Idea Doing THIS Could Help Get Rid Of A Double Chin

A double chin often occurs when fat builds up in the area under the chin (called the submental area). However, it’s not only submental fat that can …

18 Ways to Sink Your Startup (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Successfully building a startup can feel like the sort of thing that requires planets aligning. Screwing up a startup, however, is incredibly simple.<p>Some entrepreneurs try to do it all on their own. Some don’t get along with their …

25 Brilliant Kitchen Storage Solutions | Architecture & Design

Posted By MMK on Sep 4, 2014<p>If you have too many small things at home and you just can’t seem to find enough free space for them, there are always …

35 Awesome Mugs Every Coffee Lover Will Appreciate

Get mugged. 1. For the grumpy morning person: etsy.com […]

18 Everyday Products You’ve Been Using Wrong

Posted By MMK on Dec 31, 2014<p>Your life has been a lie.<p>01. You’ve probably been ignoring this feature.<p>Most aluminum foil boxes have press-in tabs that …

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Close Deals Faster With These 5 Steps

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The first thing I would look at in any sales process is how to shorten and simplify it. I focus on this because of the countless times I have seen buyers demonstrate a sensitivity to time.<p>Whether filling up the gas tank, checking out a …

The 4 Types of Business Plans

<i>In their book</i> Write Your Business Plan<i>, the staff of Entrepreneur Media offer an in-depth understanding of what’s essential to any business plan, what’s appropriate for your venture, and what it takes to ensure success. In this edited excerpt, the authors describe four different types of plans you</i> …

6 Must-Have Tools to Boost Your Social-Media Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let’s face it. The daily demands of running a business and managing multiple social media accounts can eat up a big chunk of your time.<p>Nearly all marketers use social media in their marketing mix, which means more and more businesses are …

6 Cash Flow Essentials for Your Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Managing cash collections probably wasn’t what drew you to entrepreneurship in the first place, but it’s a crucial part of running a business. At the end of the day, no business can sustain itself without cash -- this is especially true …

How To Sell Absolutely Anything At Full Price

How retail associates handle and present products to her/his customer adds - or reduces - the perceived value. This is true whether the products are drills, luggage, or diamond rings.<p>I've seen a salesperson treat a $40 product as if it was priced at $500, and I've seen a salesperson treat a $500 …

Banish Your Belly BEFORE the Holidays

Drop pounds before the ball drops to get ahead of the game in 2015<p>The last few weeks of 2014 will be filled with family, friends, and festivities—but especially food. Rather than kick off the New Year carrying a belly like Santa’s, you should charge full speed into the holiday-eating season by …

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5 Questions to Ask About Color in Your Marketing Messages

This story originally appeared on PR Daily <br>Pantone has named Marsala—“a naturally robust and earthy wine red”—as its official color of the year for 2015. Last month, the Color Marketing Group revealed the four colors researchers forecast will be popular in 2016 and beyond.<p>In North America, …

11 Productivity Hacks From Successful Entrepreneurs

To deal with all of these responsibilities, the best entrepreneurs figure out tricks that help them manage their time and maximize their efficiency.<p>In a recent Quora thread, startup execs responded to the question: "As a startup CEO, what is your favorite productivity hack?" We've highlighted some …

15 Great Interview Questions That Measure Emotional Intelligence

"Emotional intelligence is the key to being really successful," he told Business Insider's Jenna Goudreau.<p>Perhaps that's why more and more companies are asking interview questions that are designed to measure a candidate's emotional intelligence— which is the ability to perceive, control, and …

11 Things You Should Be Doing On LinkedIn But Probably Aren't

LinkedIn has been rolling out several new features in the past year, including a new publishing platform and a revamped "Who's Viewed Your Profile" function<p>Here's a look at 11 ways you can make LinkedIn a more valuable tool for keeping in touch with your network and getting recruiters to come to …

15 Words That Have a Different Meaning When You're at a Rave

What would you add to the list?<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Throughout the many years of rave culture, the electronic dance music scene has developed their own bit of …

This Chart Tells You Everything You Need To Know About Pairing Wine With Food

Wine can be an integral part of a meal. But for those who aren't sure what to serve at their next dinner party, Wine Folly has created the perfect beginners' wine chart.<p>Originally found through Visual.ly, the experts at Wine Folly made an infographic that breaks down the basics of every type of …

Here's How To Remove The Personal Data Hidden Within Your Photos

Buried within a photo's code can be something called "Exif" data.<p>Exif data keeps a record of your data, such as the date and time you took a photo, your camera's model and serial number, your camera's settings, and even the GPS location where you took the photo.<p>These details can be handy for …

9 amazing sandbars in the Philippines

A sandbar is a rather pretty deposit of tiny pebbles and sand that have been built up by coastal currents, and are usually located a few hundred feet …

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How to become a millionaire by age 30

It shouldn't be taboo, and it is possible. At the age of 21, I got out of college, broke and in debt, and by the time I was 30, I was a millionaire.<p>Here are the 10 steps that will guarantee you will become a millionaire by 30.<p><b>1. Follow the money.</b> In today's economic environment you cannot save your …

17 Most Genius Space Saving Hacks You Could Never Imagine

Of course that there is no person who dreams to live in the 30 square meters, but sometimes the situation demands, whether it is a temporary or …

50 Signs You Might Be an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are a unique group of people. Not only do they think differently; they act differently. They draw on personality traits, habits and mind-sets to come up with ideas that straddle the line between insanity and genius. But just …

12-Year Old Child Reveals One Of The Best Kept Secrets In The World

I'm in!<p>It’s a truly incredible time we live in. Think back to all the amazing revolutions that have happened over the course of human history, …

4 Basic Steps to Turn Web Visitors Into Brand Ambassadors (Infographic)

This story originally appeared on PR Daily<p>The brand ambassador is a highly coveted but oft-elusive tool in the marketer’s arsenal; the golden snitch of the marketing world, if you’ll forgive a "Harry Potter" reference.<p>If brand ambassadors are what you crave, you’re in luck.<p>In just four easy steps …

13 Apps You Should Use Every Day

Nifty Zipper Tubes That'll Cure Your Cable Clutter

It takes a special kind of design savvy to make a mundane thing like a cable-management system desirable, but Bluelounge has cracked the code. The …

Men Have Been Putting On Cologne All Wrong

Many men wear cologne in the workplace or out on the town, but they often don't know how to wear it.<p>How much to put on? And, where do you put it?<p>We went to visit the experts at Bloomingdale's in Manhattan to get some answers.