Brian Gallagher

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To Raise Exceptional Children, Teach Them These 7 Values

Any fact or bit of knowledge we teach a child might be obsolete when they are adults, but values endure through all changes.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To parent our children to be exceptional, we must allow our children to experience "optimal levels of …

Parenting

Xara Cloud is an easy to use design tool to help businesses create better looking content

Xara is on a mission to help businesses create better looking content, and in turn save us all from having to consume visually unappealing marketing and comms material. The German startup has developed Xara Cloud, a design tool that resides in the cloud and attempts to bridge the gap between …

Top 5 Stocks Under $10

Back in April, we wrote on article on top stocks under $10. This proved to be a very rewarding experience. We are re-introducing an old concept of buying stocks below a $10 stock price. Typically, it is hard to find companies possessing the collective financial traits we seek, such as the …

Investing

Top 19 geovisualization tools, APIs and libraries that will let you create beautiful web maps

Creating a good web map is not an easy task but over the years we’ve seen plenty of amazing geovisualization examples. Almost all of them have been …

Contributors | The Next Web

All stories in Contributors<p>Why the future of share-worthy content is personal<p>It might seem counterintuitive but the key to wide reach and shares for your content is segmenting it to a granular level. ...<p>Pratik Dholakiya<p>How innovative design can help you capitalize when consumers ‘misuse’ your …

Kick Carbs to the Curb —These 15 Snacks From Amazon Are What Every Keto-Lover Needs!

One of the hardest parts about dieting is trying to snack healthy. Luckily, there are some diets that make this a little easier. If you're focused on a more low-carb or keto diet, there are plenty of delicious options out there. Whether you have a sweet tooth or crave savory things, we have you …

What Growing Up in a Blue-Collar Household Taught Me About Entrepreneurship

What separates the best entrepreneurs from the rest is usually their character, and nothing builds character better than hard work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My dad used to say, "No one ever got rich working for someone else." Then, he'd pack up his lunch, put on …

Entrepreneurship

Welcome to the automated warehouse of the future

How British supermarket Ocado is using robots to make online grocery shopping faster<p>They call it “the hive,” or “the grid.” Or sometimes just: “the machine.” It’s a huge structure that fills a warehouse on the outskirts of Andover, a small and quiet town in southeast England. It’s impossible to …

How to Steal Your Competitor’s Featured Snippets For Better Rankings

You’ve probably worked pretty hard to boost rankings on search engine results pages.You’ve done all of the SEO you can imagine, and you’ve followed …

Top 10

7 Tips To Becoming A Keynote Speaker People Can't Wait To Hear

For a lot of people, there’s nothing more terrifying than public speaking. Even though people often say I look like I feel very comfortable on stage, I still get very nervous before I speak to a large group.<p>That’s because there are so many things to think about when you get in front of a group of …

Public Speaking

A Step-by-Step Guide to Selling Consulting Services

Do people often ask for your professional advice? It's time to start charging for your consulting sessions.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever since I launched my YouTube channel where I talk about different strategies regarding B2B selling and inbound marketing, I've …

Selling

Raspberry Molten Lava Cakes (gluten-free, dairy-free, whole grain options)

<i>These raspberry molten lava cakes make the perfect Valentine’s Day dessert for two! Can be made gluten-free, 100% whole grain or with all-purpose</i> …

5 Content-Distribution Tools for Writers, Marketers and Thought Leaders in Tech

It doesn't matter how good your content is if no one sees it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Marketers, writers and thought leaders in tech write to gain the attention and respect of their specific audiences and ideal customers. But the challenge they face is a big one: …

Marketing

Think you’re too busy to journal? These apps let you do it on the go.

Dear digital diary...<p>Keeping a daily journal lets you practice writing, organize your thoughts, and preserve your habits and events for posterity. But who has the time and energy to sit down for a dedicated recording session every day? Instead, jot down your entries on the go—by keeping the tome on …

Apps

How To Get Mark Wahlberg's Arms

The future $6 Billion Man showed off his jacked arms while on vacation. Do these moves to get arms like Wahlberg.<p>Mark Wahlberg's Instagram went quiet for the 40 days of Lent, but don't worry—the actor didn't abstain from training his famously sculpted arms during the holy period, too.<p>Wahlberg's …

How Can You Tell Someone Is a True Leader? Look for 1 Skill That Makes Most Bosses Cringe

This superhuman skill is foundational for effective communication.<p>Robert K. Greenleaf, the founder of the modern servant-leadership movement, once said: "Don't assume, because you are intelligent, able, and well-motivated, that you are open to communication, that you know how to listen."<p>Is that an …

How to Start Your Business Using Only WordPress and These 10 Tools

Starting an online business might seem a little overwhelming at times. There are a lot of questions that will pop into your head: “where do I …

A platform that allows you to write short stories for money, like an Airbnb for writers.

Everyday, for each and every one of us, there are new events that could be another narrative. We tell them in different ways that serve a purpose, …

7 Search Engine Optimization Tools Every Content Publisher Should Know

Publishing content at scale is a painstaking task, even when it’s a labor of love. Continue reading...

SEO

7 Gmail Secrets From a Former Google Employee

My first day at Google in 2011 felt a bit like joining Hogwarts: you’re excited and not entirely sure what you’ll be doing!<p>I was happy to do anything …

Whatever Your Role in the Company, You Should Get Used to Asking This 1 Question

Asking yourself and others how you can do better yields impressive and instant results.<p>Over the years, as I began to give lectures around the world, whether about marketing, tech, or the intersection of the two, I began to adopt a new custom that has proven to be a very successful strategy in …

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

Marketing

How to set up a Google Classroom to train students, employees, or anyone who wants to learn

Google Classrooms is an easy way to create an online educational environment. Jack Wallen shows you how to create your first class so you can begin …

Need labels for your product? A new logo? A new website? Have AI design them

As we’re sliding into 2018, it’s safe to say AI-powered machines can do just about anything. They can detect breast cancer. Paint a new Rembrandt. Even tell us if there’s fresh coffee in the kitchen.<p>So it was only a matter of time before artificial intelligence found its way into design. Last year, …

10 Ways to Find Someone's Email Address for Free

Why pay when you can get it for free<p>I recently extolled the virtues of cold emailing, a powerful tool for making valuable connections with other professionals and unicorn investors. But, to be successful, that means you need the email addresses of the people you would like to contact.<p>Sure, you …

Google Search

5 Business Lessons I Learned Working With Military Veterans

Values, commitment and integrity should be woven into mission statements and corporate mantras.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In addition to being a reputation management and personal branding consultant, I have spent the past several years working with thousands of …

Leadership

Five Common SEO Mistakes That Content Marketers Make

Search engine optimization (SEO) and content marketing are a powerful combination that can build your website's authority and drive valuable search …

Want to Know If Someone's Actually Qualified for the Job? Ask this 1 Question

Why asking about an applicant's work tools can reveal their job aptitude.<p>Back when I was a kid working on constructions sites in Boston with my Nonno (that's grandfather in Italian, by the way), he taught me the most important interview question you could ask an applicant. Nonno was an architect …

This Startup Promises a New Way to Make Money on the Internet With Newsletters

The age of Internet publishing means its possible for anyone to find an audience and share their voice. But getting paid for that voice is another …