Matthew Carle

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"The Buyback Party Is Over" - Albert Edwards Warns The "Market Is Now Running On Fumes"

While we have yet to do the actual math on the now-concluded second quarter earnings season, to find out if spending on buybacks surpassed the Q1 …

Your Brain Likes Plain Old Paper More Than It Likes E-Readers

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many of us do just fine without paper, thank you very much. It's the 21st century, after all: Letters, books, notepads and calendars have all been replaced by an array of more convenient screens.<p>But perhaps we shouldn't be so …

Research

7 Entrepreneurs You Should Start Following Now

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want some inspiration? Start following inspiring people. And when I say “follow,” I am not referring only to Twitter, although that is an excellent starting point. I mean follow as in study, investigate, hear, heed, sit at their …

Entrepreneurship

If it don't make dollars, it don't make sense. Do you know your content ROI?

A ton of money is poured into content creation each year, but nobody knows if its actually working. In this presentation, we looked at how to calculate content ROI, what other factors you need to consider and how to boost the overall return on your content marketing. .

8 Ways to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

6 min read<p>This story originally appeared on CNBC<p>Let go of any crippling anxieties for a second and think back to childhood. Remember the fear and trepidation you felt the first time you peered down from the top of the playground slide—which immediately turned to utter joy and triumph when you …

Creativity

With $50M banked, HelloFresh CEO plans 'global consumer food brand' (interview)

HelloFresh delivers a food box that lets subscribers make high-quality self-cooked meals at home. Customers can pick between different recipes and receive the exact number and portion of the ingredients needed. That way they get the right ingredients and are not stuck with leftovers. HelloFresh …

The 7 Principles of Launching a Super Successful Blog

8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Otto von Bismarck famously said that “<i>Only a fool learns from his own mistakes. The wise man learns from the mistakes of others.</i>” When it comes to digital marketing, there’s much that we can learn from those who have already …

Marketing

How To Not Suck At Making The Transition From School To The Real World

All around the country, people who’ve never had a full-time job or paid their own way are going to be pushed out of safe bosom of school. Maybe …

To Motivate Yourself to Success, Find Your 'Why'

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the beginning, my lack of success had nothing to do with a lack of knowledge. I read, Googled, researched, asked questions, studied, read more and watched more instructional YouTube videos than I can count. I had …

Motivation

7 Ways to Rejuvenate Your Dead Blog

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are as many dead blogs on the internet as there are stars in the Milky Way, maybe more.<p>Is your blog one such dormant entity that once throbbed with life?<p>You can have those days back again. This is the best time there’s …

Infographics

Corporate raiders and activist investors: a field guide

Slide 1 of 10<p>Swashbuckling, value-destroying “corporate raider” or shareholder-friendly “activist investor?”<p>A case can be made for either term. But …

Investing

The Psychology of Messiness: How Disorder Can Make You More Creative

Kathleen Vohs, a marketing professor at the University of Minnesota with an extensive psychology background, believes that messier office spaces spur creativity. Here's the evidence.<p>There's a general assumption--in homes, in workplaces--that neatness corresponds to productivity.<p>It begins in …

Creativity

Lipping Service: Festool's Corduro KA 65 Can Edge-Band Curves, Bevels and Step-Ins!

Germany's Festool makes amazing power tools, so I expected their booth to be as mobbed as it was at Holz-Handwerk. But there was one repeating demo …

Woodworking

How To Get A Little Bit Smarter Each Day

Learn.<p>What could be more natural you ask?<p>It was drummed into your head from the day your started kindergarten; the best companies make continuous learning a priority; and it has been a centerpiece of this blog since day one.<p>In fact, if you had to boil down what we have been talking about in this …

7 Ways Successful People Give Abundantly Without Burning Out

For years, there’s been an American cultural belief at work that the key drivers of success are passion, hard work, talent, and luck. But as our world is changing at the speed of light, we’re finding now that success is increasingly dependent on <i>how we interact with others</i> – the ways in which we …

The Idiot's Guide to Not Drinking Pappy Van Winkle

Because, let's face it, what normal person does?<p><b>There isn't enough Pappy Van Winkle to go around.</b> Everyone knows that. The bourbon is so good, and in such short supply, that it has gone from whiskey to talisman, and the oldest bottlings are now bought and sold for four figures on the black market. …

2 Secrets of Memorable Presentations

A Stanford lecturer and expert on public speaking explains how to manage anxiety and deliver things smoothly.<p>As a communication professor and coach, I hear a lot from presenters about anxiety. Their two greatest fears are that they will forget what to say and that the audience won’t remember what …

Public Speaking

17 Things Extraordinary People Do Every Day

Want to achieve extraordinary goals? Take these easy, proven steps every day.<p>Some people seem to get ahead, no matter what. They aren't necessarily smarter, more creative or harder working than many others. Still, they achieve much more than their peers. Why is that?<p>The philosopher Aristotle …

Self-improvement

How to stop a bad mood: Surprising ways to improve your mood & Stop Negative Thoughts

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In A Changing Financial World, Thinknum Wants To Democratize Financial Analysis

One of the most important functions of any modern financial institution is conducting valuations. On Wall Street, this means developing financial models – projections of how a company will perform based on a set of assumptions. Get these models right, and suddenly you can make trades on public …

47 Stunning Photographs Of People From Around The World

Proof that beauty comes in all colors.<p><i>CORRECTION: The last photo has been replaced with a person whose natural skin tone wasn't altered. h/t Dominie Dirtch for pointing this out. (3/16/14)</i><p>Special thanks to all the photographers for allowing me to showcase their beautiful work.

Where Is The Outrage Over Corporate Welfare?

I recently read the February 24 Good Jobs First report, “Subsidizing the Corporate One Percent,” by Philip Mattera, a respected thought leader in our business. It says that three-quarters of all state economic development subsidies went to just 965 corporations since the beginning of the study in …

Mainstream Vs. Enthusiasts: In Audio, They Need Each Other More Than They Know

The mainstream almost always looks down on enthusiasts, the “nerds” of a category. People who are enthusiastic (hey, a base word!) fans (short for fanatics), are often made fun of, derided for their exuberance about a given topic. As offensive as that is (if you don’t care about something, you’re …

The Fascinating Psychology Behind Word-of-Mouth Marketing

At SXSW, Wharton professor and author Jonah Berger shared what 10 years of research taught him about word of mouth.<p>On the second day of South by Southwest Interactive hoards of hungover techies and early birds streamed into the Hilton Austin to hear marketing expert and Wharton School professor …

Marketing

The 'Internet Of Things' Will Be Bigger Than The Smartphone, Tablet, And PC Markets Combined

In the consumer space, many products and services have already crossed over into the IoT, including kitchen and home appliances, lighting and heating products, and insurance company-issued car monitoring devices that allow motorists to pay insurance only for the amount of driving they do.<p><i>Here are</i> …

How To Thrive In The New Economy Of Business: Steal These Tips

There’s a new conversation emerging around what it takes for ventures to thrive in today’s recovery and expansion economy, as compared to what it took to survive in the 2-3 years prior. I’ve been hearing this conversation frequently of late from Berny Dohrmann, CEO Space Founder (in fact, it was …