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10 Super Foods to Help You Quickly Build Muscle and Lose Weight

In order to build muscle and lose weight you need a variety of veggies, carbs, fruits, proteins, and healthy fats. In order to quickly build muscle …

The 35 coolest CEOs in Silicon Valley right now

Business Insider recently released its annual Silicon Valley 100 list, highlighting the people in tech who have made a difference in the past year, and it's ripe with outstanding CEOs.<p>These chief executives have developed game-changing ideas, raised billions in funding, and led their companies …

Silicon Valley

Environmental Nutrition: Take supplements safely

Environmental Nutrition<p>More than half of Americans use dietary supplements, including multivitamins and botanical supplements, in tablet, capsule, liquid and powder form, says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. While dietary supplements -- products intended to add further nutritional …

How White Noise Can Help You and Your Baby Sleep Better

Sleep. It’s desired by mothers everywhere, yet fought by infants to the nth degree. We joke, almost hysterically, as we navigate our new world with …

Pregnancy

5 Steps for Building Your Personal Brand

May 8, 2016<p>Copy by: Kat Boogaard<br>• Feature Image By: Erik Melvin for The Everygirl<p>Apple, Coca Cola, and Kate Spade: They’re all brands, and well-known …

8 Awesome Etsy Finds for Entrepreneurs

May 1, 2016<p>Etsy is an entrepreneur’s best friend. Not only is Etsy a great place for small businesses to sell products, but there are also many …

SMS vs. Push vs. Email: What’s the Best Option?

OpenMarket – September 24, 2015<p>When it comes to connecting with customers via their mobile devices, businesses have options. Generally speaking, …

Marketing

Here's Why You Should Collect Email Addresses

As a marketer, you should never tune out new ways to generate business leads. The moment you become complacent about your advertising is the moment your business starts dying. While the advertising landscape is fluid thanks to rapidly evolving technologies and mediums, one popular form of …

4 Visual Post Ideas To Boost Facebook Engagement

Humans are sensory beings. Our experience and response to the world around us relies heavily on our senses. In the absence of touch, smell or taste, we need to be more highly stimulated to react to what we see. In simple terms, this is why multi-media content consistently performs better on social …

Industry Snapshot: A Quick Look at the Specialty Food Industry

<i>The following excerpt is from The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. & Cheryl Kimball’s book</i> <i>Start Your Own Specialty Food Business</i><i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p><i>The Staff of Entrepreneur Media Inc. explain how you can launch a profitable specialty food business, with information</i> …

Beyond Disruption: The Age of the Impact Entrepreneur

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Adam Levene, Monitise Create. Adam Levene, Monitise Create<p>In Mike Judge’s excellent comedy series “Silicon Valley”, the much …

This Japanese Entrepreneur Made $1 Billion By Putting Recipes Online

<b>ENJOYING A HOMEMADE MEAL</b> in the Land of the Rising Sun? The recipe probably came from Akimitsu Sano. His Japan-based Cookpad.com enables its 58.8 million users to share and find recipes to prepare at home — 2.1 million recipes in all, from traditional regional Japanese specialties like …

Japan

Keep your event engaging! | Australian Food News

If you’re struggling to make your business events a success keep in mind these <b>TOP FIVE TIPS</b> to maximise attendance and keep your audience engaged.<p><b>Tip</b> …

Audio-visual

“How should companies begin to build that powerful brand?”

Branding is everything for your company; it is your logo, your style, your personality, your message. Your brand is what your company stands for; it …

Guidelines to Keep You Traveling Safely in a World of Terrorist Threats

Even intrepid travelers are starting to think: Do we stay or do we go?<p>Just in the last few weeks tragedies included the hotel massacre in Mali, 11/13 ISIS attacks in Paris, a deadly suicide-bombing in Beiruit Lebanon, and a Russian plane suspiciously downed in Egypt with hundreds of lives lost. …

The 10 Best Tools to Help You Save Money

We all know that money doesn’t grow on trees, yet many of us don’t really know how to save money, so we don’t worry about unexpected expenses. …

Disruptive Change Is Not Around the Corner—It's Already Here

Disruptive innovations are ‘wild cards.’ Their influence is unpredictable. They change how we think, behave, do business, learn and go about our …

How to know the right time to leave your job for starting up

I have been sharing my startup experience with people and how I became successful after failing at my first startup. Entrepreneurship is not an easy …

Execute Email Marketing that Doesn't Look Like Spam by @cobystephens244

<i>By Coby Stephens</i><p>Email marketing is important for any website owner who wants return visitors…and for anyone who wants it to actually work.<p>The last …

Online Marketing News: YouTube Sees Red, Mobile Leads The Search, Twitter Gets New Tools

<b>How to Write a Perfect Blog Post [INFOGRAPHIC] –</b> Once upon a time, not too long ago, I wanted to write the perfect blog post. I wanted to write the …

7 Things Every CEO And Entrepreneur Needs To Know About Content Marketing

Content marketing is more than just another buzzword. It’s not simply another word for blogging or social media, and it’s not a strategy that should be approached halfheartedly.<p>In actual fact, content marketing is one of the most powerful and effective strategies you can use for growing your …

Marketing

This Cheat Sheet Shows You How to Prioritize Your Savings and Debt

People always seem have questions about their financial priorities: <i>Should I invest or pay off debt</i>? <i>Save in my work 401(k) or open an IRA</i>? This cheat …

Personal Finance

4 Social Media Tools to Get Small Business Owners off the Treadmill

I know you understand…<p>Content marketing is effective and social media is a great way to interact with your customers.<p>But we all only get 24 hours in …

Colorado female entrepreneur hopes to change the face of fly-fishing

DENVER - A Colorado woman is making a splash in the fly-fishing industry after she started her own business that is tailored primarily to women and …

8 components of branding your startup

There is no instruction manual for building a brand. A brand position and reputation is something that is slowly built up and earned over time. That said, as you are planting the early “seeds” of your brand, the actions you take from the start of your business, will dictate where your brand is …

Which countries are best – and worst – for female entrepreneurs?

If you’re a women-led start-up, there’s officially no better place in which to build your business than the United States. Perhaps unsurprisingly, …

8 Successful Entrepreneurs Who Started Late In Life (Infographic)

The archetypal image of an entrepreneur just starting out is a bright-eyed, bushy-tailed millennial pitching a hot idea on Shark Tank.<p>Indeed, many of the icons of entrepreneurism, like Steve Jobs and Bill Gates, started their businesses when they were quite young.<p>Nowadays, however, millennials as a …

Entrepreneurship

The 5 Worst Cash-Flow Mistakes Small-Business Owners Make

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter how great your business model is, how profitable you are or how many investors are interested in supporting your business, you can't survive if you can’t manage your company’s cash flow.<p>In fact, a prominent study from the …

3 Ways to Build Your Brand Without Spending a Dime | Inc.com

Apple, Tesla, Duracell, and Kleenex have something in common: brand recognition. But what exactly does that <i>mean</i>? "Brand" is something we often associate with something popular, what the cool kids do/use/swear by, but that's not quite it. According to Nina Ojeda, CEO and founder of The Avenue West, …