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1 Simple Tactic to Re-engage With Old Contacts | Inc.com

Networking is a mindset and flows from a place of intentionality. Part of that intentionality can come from the simple practice of smiling, and part of it can come in a smart way to do email introductions. Today I want to give you another tool to help you re-engage with those you may not have …

Social Media

This Entrepreneur Used Social Media to Build an International Brand. Here Are 5 Things You Can Learn From Him | Inc.com

When you hear the word 'law', a lot of things come to mind. More than likely, none of those things are the phrase 'social media', but that didn't stop this California lawyer from using the power of social to take his firm from a local to an internationally recognized brand, and it shouldn't stop …

The $250,000 Tax Credit You Could Be Using for Your Business

The federal R&D tax credit allows qualified small businesses to claim up to $250,000 per fiscal year.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>175,000 -- that's the current number of pages in the Code of Federal Regulation. For small businesses, regulatory burdens can be one of …

This Insane 18-Day Trip Will Take You Around the World for Just $1,300

People often toss out the line "I want to travel the world!" as shorthand for their wanderlust. But what if you could literally travel around the …

Why You Shouldn't Make a Big Down Payment On Your First Home

For decades, it was one of the few hard-and-fast rules when purchasing a home: Put 20% down. A hefty down payment would help you build up equity …

This Quick Mental Exercise Will Bring You Immediate Clarity & Motivation | Inc.com

A common way to clarify what you want in life is by imagining yourself on your death bed. Similarly, Dr. Stephen Covey invites readers of <i>7 Habits of Highly Effective People</i> to imagine their own 80th birthday party.<p>What kind of legacy would you like to <i>leave behind</i> is the idea.<p>Although imagining your …

7 Bad Habits You Need to Give Up Now to Be Successful | Inc.com

I've coached a lot of leaders over the years and personally witnessed some truly counter-productive leadership behaviors. Some examples:<p>But there's one specific trait that demands the spotlight here for all the wrong reasons. I've seen it hold leaders back, kill collaboration, and derail teams. …

Self-improvement

These are the highest-paying jobs in each state

These careers earn you a healthy salary.<p>On Wednesday, personal finance site GoBankingRates.com released a list of the highest paying career paths in …

The best speaker booster apps for iOS and Android

There are plenty of tricks and tips online to increase the volume on your phone without downloading an extra app, but what if those tricks aren’t …

Pi can wirelessly charge your phone from a short distance

Despite Apple finally releasing phones with wireless charging, the technology has actually been around for several years. And the fact is, charging via a pad is still kind of a pain -- you can't really use them when they're being charged and you either need a charging pad for every device or one …

Check out this amazing use of drag-and-drop in iOS 11

With the iOS 11 launch imminent, developers are releasing updates that take advantage of all its new features. Some, like Dropbox, will support the new Files app, making Dropbox appear like just another folder like it does on the Mac. Other apps, like 1Writer and GoodNotes, now support …

New Fitness AR app lets you explore your Strava rides, runs and hikes in 3D [Video]

If you enjoy reviewing your cycle rides, runs or hikes in Strava, a new app lets you do this in augmented reality.<p>Fitness AR projects a 3D terrain map of your path onto a table-top, and allows you to walk around it, viewing it from different angles, as well as move in close to check out details …

Boundless helps you navigate the US immigration labyrinth for your partner

Boundless is a Seattle based startup addressing the enormous issue of applying for immigrant status in the US.<p>Founder Xiao Wang came to the US over when he was young from China. “My family spent five months of rent money on immigration lawyers because we just didn’t know how to do it and didn’t …

Got a PS4? Add Virtual Reality for Only $300

<b>UPDATE: This product is sold out.</b><p>Virtual reality is finally here, but it's still pretty expensive. Even though the Oculus and HTC Vive are cheaper …

Virtual Reality

What to eat — and what to avoid — when you’re expecting

When I was pregnant for the first time, I read what I thought to be one of the greatest perspectives on eating during pregnancy. Nina Planck, author of "Real Food" and "Real Food for Mother and Baby," wrote, "You have about forty weeks to build a baby."<p>I loved two things about her statement. First, …

Fabric Sofas

Meet The Furniture Store Made For Los Angeles

With clients ranging from single apartment owners to corporate giants, Bulkea.com provides stylish home and outdoor furniture, affordable prices and …

8 Must-Haves For Any Smart Home

These days, helping out the environment by opting for green, eco-friendly gear isn't just easy, it's downright appealing. Who can resist the idea of …

A financial planner gives advice to a 24-year-old with $80,000 in student loans

<i>I'm 24 and came out of school with $80,000 in college loans. I've been luckier than most of my friends and have a full-time job, but I'm wondering whether I should pay off my loans before I start saving for retirement. What do you think?—A Reader</i><p>Dear Reader,<p>This is a great question and absolutely …

What to Say Instead of “Sorry”

An important part of self-confidence and self-care is learning to show appreciation for others rather than blaming yourself. Too many people say “sorry” when that’s not what they really mean! As an exercise, next time you want to say “sorry,” try saying something that conveys “thank you” instead. …

How high does your credit score really need to be?

Your credit score is one of your most important money numbers, so it’s important to have a good one. But what does that mean? Should you aim for a …

The Secret Meanings Behind Four Of The Most Common Interview Questions

These common questions may feel clichéd, but there’s a reason why recruiters keep asking them.<p>Some interview questions lead to eye rolls by just thinking about them: “Where do you see yourself in five years?” “What’s your biggest weakness?” When you’re preparing for a job interview, it can be hard …

This crazy device turns any TV into a touchscreen

OK this is a seriously cool gadget and if you’ve never seen it before, prepare to have your mind blown. Ubi describes the Ubi Touch as a “portable …

10 things to try after you install iOS 11

What to do after you upgrade<p>iOS 11 is available, officially, today. It's coming to every iPhone and iPad made in the past few years, and chances are, you're going to upgrade. When you install it on your iPhone, you'll find that some things are very different than what you're used to, but the core …

According to Science, This Is the Best Way to Gain Power and Influence Others | Inc.com

One sure path to power is through such means as coercion, deception, force, and disregard for people. It is how many organizations operate, and, yes, they prove to be profitable. But we've entered a new era of power that demands attention.<p>Mark C. Crowley, leadership expert and author of <i>Lead From</i> …

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These 5 Financial Apps Will Help You Save Thousands Of Dollars Every Year

Being from the 21st century and a part of the millennial era, virtually everything is going mobile. Whether it’s getting a lift on the countless ride sharing apps like Uber, making a late night dinner reservation or ordering lunch to be delivered straight to your door, and even booking a last …

Personal Finance

79 Percent of Employees Quit Because They're not Appreciated. Try These 4 Things Before You Say Good-Bye | Inc.com

Feathers were ruffled. People from all around the globe reacted to a post I wrote last week about how anger can destroy your career. It wasn't a surprise. Numerous studies spotlight an increasingly ugly problem that exists in the corporate world--job dissatisfaction.<p>The Society of Human Resource …

Leadership

Can you earn 4.59% back on everyday spend with the new BOA Premium Rewards card?

As we reported earlier today, Bank of America launched a new card this morning: the Bank of America Premium Rewards card. Greg even wrote a Bank of …

The Nuada smart glove gives your hand bionic powers

In the future, said Andy Warhol, everyone will be bionic for fifteen minutes. I’m paraphrasing, but it looks like a Portuguese company called Nuada is about to give us that opportunity. Created by Filipe Quinaz and Vitor Crespo, the seed-funded company pitched on our Disrupt stage and showed us one …

How to Get a Great Deal on Your First Home (Don't Tell Your Broker)

Once you've decided to bite the bullet and decide to buy your first home, being prepared will help you avoid many of the pitfalls.<p>The expenses …