Stephen Thieu

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25 Business Plan Tips From Professionals

To jump-start your business, have a solid business plan.<p>This story originally appeared on Fit Small Business<p>Looking to start a new business? If you want to succeed you need to have a solid plan. While writing a business plan can be a daunting task, you don’t need a fancy business degree in order to …

She Was Told 'No' 100 Times. Now This 30-Year-Old Female Founder Runs a $1 Billion Business.

Melanie Perkins, the co-founder and CEO of popular design platform Canva, and her team are constantly chasing big goals.<p><i>Editor's Note: Entrepreneur's</i> <i>"20 Questions"</i> <i>series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them tick, their</i> …

How I Make a Full-Time Income in My Spare Time -- And How You Can, Too

Affiliate marketing is simple, but it's not easy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a young man, I learned how to make money online, initially to pay off my mother’s debt. I’ve used these same skills to create a lifestyle that many dream about, flying 96 times just this …

Shake Shack Is Releasing Its Famous Burger Recipes in a New Cookbook

Taking a trip to Shake Shack to pick up a burger is an event in itself, but now, you won't have to schlep all the way to your local brick-and-mortar …

18 Copycat Appetizers From Your Favorite Restaurants

When you can't decide if you'd rather go out to eat or stay in, restaurant copycat appetizers offer the perfect solution. You can have Chili's famous queso, Outback Steakhouse's Bloomin' Onion, The Cheesecake Factory's fried mac and cheese, and more of your favorite appetizers from the comfort of …

This Website Has the Best Flight Deals 99% of the Time, Says a Travel Pro

While the purpose of a vacation is to relax and unwind, the lead-up to a trip can have the opposite effect. Between trawling flight websites, finding …

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People Are Seriously Freaking Out Over the Bracelet Nail Trend

It's like a friendship bracelet for your fingertips.<p>Bracelet nails are the latest creation to come out of Eunkyung Park's Seoul-based salon Unistella. At this point, her mini masterpieces are pretty well-known, but if you've never heard of her, I'm sure you've heard of shattered glass nails. Well, …

Robo-advisors have a $2 trillion opportunity in front of them

Sustainable investments take into account financial returns along with social, environmental, and political concerns, which makes them rather complex. But robo-advisors can make sustainable investing simpler by using algorithms to automatically invest in assets based on a user's preferences. And …

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How to Start a Great Business at Any Age

You dream about it.<p>Starting your own business.<p>On your long commute or when you struggle through another meeting, it's on your mind. Like a little flicker of flame ready to burst into a full-on fire.<p>You know you can find more purpose and meaning in your work. Maybe you even have an idea for your new …

Entrepreneurs Should Always Be Dabbling in Side Businesses. Here's Why.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When we first start out in business, we need money, right? Rarely does a new business or 9-to-5 job provide enough of it. One way to make more money is through a side business.<p>Side gigs offer us another way, not as intense as full-blown …

20 Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs - Small Business Trends

Successful entrepreneurs come from all different industries and all different backgrounds. But while there isn’t necessarily one prototypical …

5 Recipes for National Paella Day

Learn how to make the classic Spanish rice dish.<p>"A real paella is infused with smoky flavor, which is why traditional Spanish cooks almost always …

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Verizon Will Give You Up to $650 if You Switch From Another Carrier

It’s a great time to be looking for a new cell phone contract as the major U.S. carriers continue to jockey for customers.<p>Verizon unveiled its latest …