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7 Steps to a Perfectly Written Business Plan

Every business needs to have a written business plan. Whether it’s to provide direction or attract investors, a business plan is vital for the …

Small Business

10 Brilliant Responses to the Customer Who Is 'Just Looking'

Customers can have valid objections to a pitch but most of the time they just want some help without a lot of sales pressure.<p>VIP Contributor<p>International Sales Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Imagine you walk into a store and are interested in buying a gift for …

Customers

18 Best Cast Iron Skillet Recipes

From savory to sweet, the variety of meals you can whip up in a cast iron skillet is down right impressive. Your flimsy aluminum pan has got nothing …

Healthy Eating

3 Stocks That Could Make You Rich

The road to riches might be paved with buying stocks like these.<p><i>Wishing will not bring riches.</i> -- Napolean Hill<p>This quote from self-help author …

Investing

9 Money Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

Does the thought of a financial podcast summon images of your college accounting professor droning on and on in a too-warm lecture hall?<p>Well, it is time to ditch the flashback. Because these top podcasts won’t put you to sleep at the wheel. I’ve rounded up the best money podcasts that are as …

Self-improvement

Best of the Best: The Pioneering Porsche 959

The innovative model made all-wheel drive de rigueur for production performance cars.<p>Three decades ago – long before the invention of today’s …

Porsche

My New Daily Driver Is This $25,000 McLaren MP4-12C Bare Chassis

As a sports car fanatic, there is nothing I love more than a spartan interior, the neutral handling of a mid-engine chassis, nimble steering, and an …

Beverly Hills

Lamborghini Fully Restores Miura SVR And It’s Drop-Dead Gorgeous

Born as a Miura S, the car was transformed into a one-off SVR in 1974.<p>After returning an example of the Miura SV to its former glory, Lamborghini is …

Sports Cars

1962 Ferrari 250 GTO by Scaglietti

The Ferrari 250 GTO is the car that pushed vintage autos into the realm of fine art. With prices creeping up to the $100 million mark, the 250 GTO is …

Supercars

General Electric: Your Chance To Buy Low And Sell High

<b>General Electric</b>'s (GE) shares have dropped off again lately, potentially opening up another buying window for contrarian-minded investors. While …

Investing

26 Dessert Recipes Made in an 8×8 Pan

Indulge away! These desserts are the perfect size for a sweet treat without a ton of tempting leftovers.<p>Blueberry Buckle with Lemon Sauce<p>This recipe …

Dessert

The Best Cuts of Beef Every Home Cook Should Know

Here’s a look at the most popular cuts of beef and when to use them—plus some thoughts to keep in mind when you’re ready to cook.<p><b>Chuck Roast</b><p>Anything …

BBQ

Smart Casual Dress Code Deciphered - What It Means & What To Wear

Smart Casual – Two Contradictory Thoughts<p>Is any dress code likely to strike as much fear into even the most sartorially self-confident of men as …

Men's Fashion

Introducing Your New Favorite Way to Cook Pork Chops

Here's how you make a pork chop that can truly rival a great steak at home: Brine it with brown sugar, pan-fry it, and then baste it with butter. If …

Cooking

15 Veggie Sandwiches That Are Actually Exciting

Even though sandwiches aren't something I usually associate with lots of veggies, it turns out there are kind of a lot of veggie-packed sandwiches …

Healthy Eating

32 Genius Gadgets Under $40 On Amazon That Are Basically Out Of A Black Mirror Episode

<i>Black Mirror</i> is science fiction, but sometimes it hits pretty close to home — and today’s modern world is actually filled with high-tech devices that …

Black Mirror

The Best Outdoor Activities in San Diego

Save Place<p>In and of itself, kayaking is a perfectly lovely way to spend a morning or afternoon. But when you factor in caves, sea lions, dolphins, …

Travel

These Oregon Road Trips Will Make You Fall in Love With the Pacific Northwest

When we think of Oregon, the eternally hip city of Portland with its iconic doughnuts, coffee, and hipsters is often the first place that comes to …

Oregon

Local's Guide to San Francisco | The Ultimate City Guide

<b>There are a million reasons why you might want to put San Francisco on your list for a visit, with around the same number of city guides for this</b> …

San Francisco

30 Classic Southern Recipes Everyone Needs to Make This Summer

These sensational summer favorites are ripe for the picking.<p>In the South, summertime is best spent with classic Southern comfort food that makes the …

Cooking

How to Throw a Barbecue Like Argentinian Grill Master Francis Mallmann

The Chef's Table star tells us how to grill like a pro, even with a Weber.<p>There’s a reason people refer to entertaining as an "art." We do not throw slop into a bucket for our houseguests to feed on—there’s more finesse to hosting than that. (And a lot more work involved.) While you don’t have to …

BBQ

Amazon Is Selling a Way Cheaper Version of Le Creuset and We NEED It

Amazon never ceases to amaze us with its myriad of homeware offerings, especially since they’re often priced well below what we’d pay in brick-and-mortar stores. Case in point: the *shockingly* affordable version of the cult classic Le Creuset Dutch oven we recently stumbled upon.<p>If you’re a …

Shopping

Make Room for Balsamic Grilled Mushrooms Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

Thanks to the New Tax Law There's Never Been a Better Time to Hire Your Kid

But please, don't put your six-year-old behind the wheel of a forklift, OK?<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a certified public accountant, I often get asked for ways to save on taxes. Thanks to the new tax reform bill, there are puh-lenty. But there's one …

Retirement

Tip: The Natural Cancer Fighter

This stuff helps reduce soreness from hard training, but its potential benefits go far beyond that. Check this out.<p>Use Curcumin to Beat Up On …

Cancer

The 8 Best Website Builders to Use in 2018

Make your business stand out from the rest<p>Updated June 07, 2018<p>Whether you're an individual wanting to start your own blog or own a business planning …

Web Design

7 Mistakes Everyone Makes When Making Pickles

Who doesn’t love pickles? Here’s how to avoid the most common mistakes when you’re making them at home.<p>Homemade pickles couldn’t be easier. (If you …

Flavors

4 ways to stop panicking before giving a major talk

Sometimes you have to give a huge presentation when the thought of sinking through the floor sounds much more appealing. Here’s how to make it go …

Self-help

Where Bourdain ate: His Oakland, San Francisco, San Jose stops

<b>Anthony Bourdain, the star chef found dead Friday in France, put a number of Bay Area restaurants on the map when he visited for his 2015 episode of</b> …

San Francisco

The Only Sauce You'll Need This Summer

It’s officially Summer Sauce season. When fresh herbs start popping up in gardens and at farmers’ markets, it’s time to break out your food processor …

Recipes