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The Best Barbecue Sauce

This image courtesy of Mark Ferri<p>Yeah, I know that other people say that their barbecue sauce is the best, but I mean it! Seriously, whether I use …

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How To Convert Hidden and Unused Space Into Valuable Storage

The opening line from this tutorial from This Old House says it all, “You can convert hidden, unused spaces into valuable storage areas.” Swoon. You …

Light-Up Valentine Cards

Contributors: Gella<p>Introduction<p>Light up your love with paper circuits this Valentine’s Day - no soldering required! This tutorial will guide you …

Free 72-hour access to top design tutorials

If you fancy teaching yourself some new creative skills for free, act quickly. Pluralsight has thrown opened its entire online library of lessons and …

25 Stunningly Beautiful Streets Covered with Flowers and Trees

The Japanese traditionally watching cherry blossoms – a symbol of resurgent embodiment of life, but we do not need a deep philosophical meaning to …

South Africa

10 Outbound Marketing Strategies And Online Resources To Explore

DINOSAUR PHOTO CREDIT: Courtesy of the Library of Congress: LC-H261- 7051 [P&P]Outbound marketing isn’t the dinosaur you might suppose it to be.Sure, …

Presenting To Venture Capitalists: 15 Rules For The Perfect Pitch

Funds raised from investors for venture capital investments hit $32.97 billion in 2014, a 62 percent increase over 2013 and the highest total since 2007. According to the <i>Wall Street Journal,</i> fundraising was up across the board, with venture firms focused on early-stage investing showing an increase …

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The 'Big 3' Mistakes (And Their Fixes) For First-Time Entrepreneurs

For entrepreneurs who missed the MBA steamboat, I’ve talked in the past about the advantages of MOOCs (Massively Open Online Courses).<p>But here’s another option for online coursework to train new and existing entrepreneurs. This week I met Matt Clark, the CEO and co-founder of Amazing Academy, an …

The 10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

<b>1. GoDaddy has pulled its Super Bowl ad just hours after it was first unveiled.</b> Animal lovers had complained its commercial, which depicted a cute little Golden Retriever being sold online, could encourage irresponsible or illegal puppy farming.<p><b>2. Mercedes-Benz told us it is using its Super Bowl ad</b> …

Advice From A Startup Queen

Ellen Rubin has raised money not once, but twice, with just a slide deck and no product. Few men and even fewer women can say that. It can only be accomplished by those who have a major track record, which she has.<p>In 2001, she joined Netezza, a data warehousing company, when it was starting up. She …

Entrepreneurship

How Entrepreneurs Can Design Their Lives and Businesses for Success

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You may not know her name, but Pernille Spiers-Lopez knows a thing or two about design. She served in executive-level roles at furniture company IKEA for more than a decade, namely as CEO for IKEA North America and later as …

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16 Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs

By Donny Gamble<p>Venture capitalists, academics, psychologists and economists alike have long wondered what are the secrets of successful …

15 Successful Entrepreneurs Share The Most Important Lesson They Learned In Their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including billionaire "Shark Tank" investor Mark Cuban and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.

Entrepreneurship

The 10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

<b>1. McDonald's has appointed British marketer Steve Easterbrook as its new CEO.</b> Here is everything you need to know about him.<p><b>2. NBC announced Tuesday it has sold out of all its $4.5 million Super Bowl ad slots.</b> The broadcaster said it amounted to a "record day" for media.<p><b>3. Facebook crushed its Q4</b> …

5 Myths About Building A Million-Dollar Business

<i>By</i> <i>Sujan Patel</i><p>Building a business from the ground up is a labor of love, dedication and passion. However, there are plenty of myths that, if you allow yourself to believe them, will doom your venture to failure. To avoid stunting your growth, watch out for these five common myths about growing a …

The 20 Best Dessert Recipes EVER. Or Are They?

There are a lot of superlatives being thrown around the Internet these days. It's hard to believe that something is actually "the best" because just about <i>everything</i> is being called the best thing EVER. Either we live in a world where a lot of things are really, really good, or that title is …

4 Secrets To Acing A Business Pitch

Nothing ruins a Saturday morning sleep-in like the deafening drone of a leaf blower or the ear-splitting wail of a car alarm. Thankfully, <b></b>you’ve invented a clever little device that attaches to the inside of a window and reduces outside noises to a whisper. You created a prototype, and a focus group …

GadgetellSolutions Media

18Apr/18<p>As the owner of a retail business, you’ve probably dreamed about getting some extra help. Advertising a retail job for your store(s) can …

He Takes A Piece Of Wood And Starts To Chisel Away, What He Creates Left Me Speechless

• Home<br>• ><br>• Handmade<br>• ><br>• He Takes A Piece Of Wood And Starts To Chisel Away, What He Creates Left Me Speechless<p>posted 3 years ago<br>Categories: Handmade<p>Woodworking …

Eva Solo Table Grill Allows Everyone at The Table to Grill Their Own Food

<b>Eva Solo Table Grill</b> is a modern portable grill that can be used on your dining table. It is constructed out of fireproof porcelain with practical …

Donkey milk and horse oil are the hot new South Korean beauty trends

The secret to flawless skin? Donkey milk and horse oil are the hot new South Korean beauty trends making their way to the U.S.<p><b>Donkey milk contains</b> …

Now Is The Best Time To Visit Europe. Here's Where To Go.

If continents were dogs, Europe would win Best in Show. The landmass is a seemingly perfect combination of pristine beaches, charming villages, historic cities and stunning nature. There's so much to see that planning a trip can be overwhelming... mostly because it's overwhelmingly expensive.<p>But …

The Craziest Places to Stay on Vacation

Sure, you can always book a hotel or an Airbnb rental, but there will come a time when you might want to shack up in a truly unique abode. And for that, we've got you covered.<p>Play Swiss Family Robinson in <b>one of these treehouse hotels</b>.<p>Get the royal treatment at a <b>rentable château or palace</b>.<p>Keep an …

RANKED: The 25 Best Caribbean Islands

Even though all the Caribbean islands are beautiful, some are better than others. So we decided to rank them.<p>We figured that the best islands would have a low cost, be easy to get to, and have beautiful beaches and lots of activities. In most instances, we defined a Caribbean island as a single …

World Calendar: 5 Must-Attend Events

There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. <b>Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in February:</b><p>Celebrate <b>Carnival samba-style</b> (February 13-18) <b></b>in <b>Rio de Janeiro</b>. This iconic kickoff to Lent lures millions of visitors to Brazil each year with five days of lively musical …

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The 15 Most Surreal Destinations to Visit in 2015

Be prepared for dropped jaws, kids.<p>1. Sea of Stars on Vaadhoo Island in the Maldives<p>photo: Doug Perinne<p>2. Antelope Canyon in Arizona, United States<p>photo: Laura Grier<p>3. Cave of Crystals, Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico<p>photo: Adventure Medicine<p>4. Salar De Uyuni, Bolivia<p>photo: PlanetDen.com<p>5. Tunnel of Love …

Best Hotels in Mexico 2015

U.S. News & World Report's travel editors combed through guest reviews, expert recommendations and industry accolades to determine the top places to stay in Mexico. From cliffside escapes to urban boutiques, this impressive group of properties reflects the diversity of high-end hotels across Mexico.<p>…

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