Jack Ross

41 Added | 8 Magazines | 14 Likes | 3 Following | 1 Follower | @brashgolfer | Keep up with Jack Ross on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Jack Ross”

A Complete Guide to Enhancing Eyes in Photoshop

The eyes are one of the most crucial parts of a person when it comes to portraiture and retouching, as they are the first thing a viewer looks at and …

There’s a loud corner of Reddit where millennials look to get rich or die tryin’

“Y-O-F**KING-LO,” the teen wrote, flashing his trading statement. “900 to 55K in 12 days!”<p>On Reddit, he’s known as “World Chaos,” a Florida high …

Hung Up

How to Create a Cinematic Black & White Portrait Effect in Photoshop

Despite all the wonderful real-world advantages of digital photography, once in a while the typical grainy film look just feels so enchanting. So …

12 Powerful Habits I Have Stolen From Ultra-Successful People

As you may already know I am very curious about habits, behavior psychology and how it all affects success. For over two years I have been …

Black and White Portraits: A How-To Guide

Photography’s best shooters often turn to black and white for its expressive power. We spoke with three pros to learn the intricacies of creating …

Photography

How to Start a Business With (Almost) No Money

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>You’re excited to start a business. Maybe you have an idea, or you’re just fascinated with the …

Small Business

Sales Introductions: Stop Asking How I'm Doing

By John Barrows | February 14, 2017<p>Recently, I ended up on call list. Now I am getting calls from sales reps who work at the same type of company and …

What Truly Divides The Best Sales Reps From The Pack

'Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every preconceived notion, follow humbly wherever and to whatever abysses nature …

Kylo Ren Is An Undercover Boss In SNL's Hilarious 'Star Wars' Sketch

There are those who saw <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> and found its new villain Kylo Ren to be a fascinating, compelling bad guy.<p>Others thought he was weak and ridiculous. Still others decided to go make Twitter accounts parodying Kylo.<p>Now Saturday Night Live has taken a crack at the character, with …

Star Wars

Entrepreneurs, Here's Why It’s Time to Stop Being so Hard on Yourself

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Entrepreneurship

14 insights about getting rich, from a 90-year-old book on wealth that's still relevant today

Nearly a century ago, George S. Clason boiled down what it takes to get rich in his 1926 personal finance classic "The Richest Man in Babylon." — and the steps are surprisingly simple.<p>He articulates the steps through a collection of amusing parables based in the wealthiest city of the ancient …

Personal Finance

Guy Kawasaki's Top 6 Tips for Growing Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I have a confession: I have a "guy" crush on superstar business author Guy Kawasaki. And for good reason: He’s smart, he's fun and he looks like Jackie Chan (Seriously, people have asked him if he’s the <i>Kung Fu</i> star.) Kawasaki recently …

Entrepreneurship

The positive impact of creating limits

The anecdotal stories Catmul writes about are also backed up by research. Studies in different creative fields have shown that placing constraints on your practice can lean to better results.<p>For example, studies into music practice have found that musicians become more creative when they’re asked …

4 books every aspiring startup founder should read

To be a successful entrepreneur, you need to be able to juggle several hats at the same time. Identifying a problem and developing a scalable …

Peter Thiel

Want Real Fulfillment and Happiness? 5 Ways to Simplify Your Life | Inc.com

The research is in: Simplicity is the fast track to happiness, health, productivity, and success. How so?<p>The lessons of meditation.<p>Meditation is training in <i>simplicity</i>, reducing distractions, first by physically removing them and in advanced stages by mentally removing them. "A particularly …

Minimalism

OpenGov Picks Up $25 Million More And Adds Marc Andreessen To The Board

OpenGov announced the close of a refreshingly sized $25 million in additional financing today. The startup initiative to provide government financial data closed its Series B round of $15 million, led by Andreessen Horowitz, a year-and-a-half ago.<p>A16z, along with previous investors Formation8, …

Venture Capital

7 best advices to save money and get rich from zero to Hero (By Multi-Millionaire David Chilton) | Trading Mates | Sharing Financial Freedom

Please fell welcome to subscribe, like, share, enjoy, comment, interact and be happy for more content 😉<p>Check description to know more about this …

Lord Sugar tells his Apprentice to invest in property if he wants to be wealthy in business

Mark Wright, winner of last year's Apprentice, says Alan Sugar advises entrepreneurs to put their money in property<p>Lord Sugar may be looking for a new business partner in the next series of The Apprentice, but the self-made entrepreneur apparently believes that property development is still where …

12 Mini Habits of Insanely Successful People

“Mini habits” are daily routines that take just a few minutes to perform, but have huge returns in the overall quality of your life as a result of …

Success

Enchanting Photos of Autumnal Forests by a Wandering Photographer

There is nothing quite like a long walk through the woods to clear the mind, particularly in the crisp autumn air when the leaves have transformed into vibrant variations of red and orange. Thankfully, photographer Janek Sedlr captures the profound beauty of the forest in its most stunning state. …

Photography

When Lean startups can be dangerous

When The Lean Startup hit bookstores in 2011, it became a bestseller and created a movement. The book’s principles were straightforward and quickly began to resonate with entrepreneurs and wanna-be entrepreneurs. The message was well timed — the stock market was underperforming, the job market was …

Tutorials

One of Silicon Valley's top angel investors shares 8 books that changed his life

He's invested in well over 100 startups, including several "unicorns" like Twitter and Uber that went on to become huge companies. He is also the founding CEO of AngelList, a resource for entrepreneurs and angel investors to find each other and make deals.<p>He recently spoke with "The 4-Hour …

Self-improvement

Top CEOs Reveal What It Takes to Start a Business (Infographic) | Inc.com

If you turned down venture capital, why?<p><i>No. 468:</i> "Often, [VCs] have no idea what really drives your customers and your business, but they think they do or want you to think they do. So they flex their muscles, exert pressure or push for short-term profits, and [make] bad business decisions."</i> …

CEOs

Embracing Failure: Lessons From History's Most Successful Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>In the Middle East, failure is a taboo subject. We don’t like to talk about the startups that have failed, or the people that have sacrificed every …

Motivation

How to make more money while working less

That was my belief, too, until I started surrounding myself with successful entrepreneurs who have put systems in place so their businesses will thrive with or without them.<p><i>Related: Time Management Is Really Life Management</i><p>In an episode of my podcast, The Mentee, I spoke with Keefe Duterte, who …

Entrepreneurship

Scrap - Photographs and text by Rebecca Moseman | LensCulture

In a world where memories are often kept through social media or iphone photo catalogs, the nostalgia of keeping memories from a time of nostalgia itself is a rarity.<p>‘Scrap’ is a series of photographs taken from an era where writing notes in margins, and keeping mementos from experiences was the …

Social Media

Scanner Pro 6 simplifies scanning documents with your iPhone

If you need to scan a document these days, you're often presented with two choices: find an actual scanner (good luck), or use your phone's camera. Many of us opt for the latter, but scanning apps can be clunky, and sometimes produce unreadable images, which completely defeats the purpose of using …

Apps

'Shark Tank' investor Robert Herjavec explains the 4 most common mistakes people make in a pitch

Each "Shark Tank" segment lasts about 10 minutes, but the footage is edited from typically an hour-long presentation by an entrepreneur or team of them trying to sell a piece of their company for capital that will allow them to grow.<p>The show may be entertaining, but it involves real money and …

Entrepreneurship

The massively popular Instagrammer who follows his girlfriend around the world just got married, and the pictures are stunning

<b>In 2012, the world fell in love with the Instagram account of a woman leading her photographer boyfriend around the world.</b><p><b>Moscow-based Murad Osmann and his girlfriend, Natalia Zakharova, filled their Instagram accounts with gorgeous travel photos of rice fields in Bali, the streets of Barcelona,</b> …

Weddings