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How to Master Instagram in 8 Simple Steps

Your social media platforms are set up – you are tweeting up a storm, sharing posts on Facebook, and you’ve even made some promo videos on YouTube …

Social Security and Unpaid Student Loans: What the Feds Won't Tell You

At a Senate Committee hearing this week, the Government Accountability Office, a research arm of the Congress, reported that 155,000 people last year had their Social Security checks docked to pay off a delinquent student loan. Other news outlets have reported a similar statistic.<p>None of these …

Here's The Youngest Town In Every State

We've recently been looking at towns and places that are demographic extremes: places with very high median incomes, and places with very high levels of education. Now, we look at places with very young populations.<p>The American Community Survey is run annually by the Census Bureau, as an effort to …

Cut Down on Paperwork and Emails With These Streamlined Apps and Tools

If you've ever had to download a PDF from an email attachment, convert it to an MS Word doc, export half of the information to Excel and then send …

Verizon Could Blow Up TV As We Know It Next Year

The Internet service provider is nearing agreements with major content companies, and McAdam told the Journal he's been having regular meetings with top executives from CBS, ABC, NBC, FOX, Dreamworks, and digital startups like Awesomeness TV.<p>Verizon's service sounds like it would essentially be a …

How to Increase Your Impact While Reducing Your Effort

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I can’t help but shake my head when people say, “You have to work hard if you want to be successful.”<p>Really? The most successful people I know are doing something that most others are not -- and it’s not putting in the longest hours at …

Your Next Razor-Thin MacBook Could Come In Gold, Gray, Or Silver

Apple will probably update its line of ultra-thin notebooks sometime in mid-2015, according to a MacRumors report.<p>We've known that Apple has been working on a successor to the MacBook Air for some time now, but this is the first we've heard about a launch time frame.<p>Some of the features rumored to …

3 Incredibly Simple Techniques for Building a Massive Social Media Following | Inc.com

Despite the old adage, if you want to get something spectacular done, you most likely can't get it all done yourself. Whether you are trying to simply tackle a big project, build a great company, or spread ideas and create a movement of millions, you need to inspire people to follow you or little …

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Use These 10 Opening Phrases in Your Emails | Inc.com

I process email for a living, or at least it seems that way most of the time.<p>Hundreds of new messages arrive on a daily basis, some of them so dull and uninformative they make me want to go find a pencil and jam it into my spleen. Others start with something a little juicier, a little more …

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