Buck Rhodes

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10 Things Entrepreneurs Overlook in Their Search for Funds

Entrepreneurs often forget the basics of good business when searching for funds. They think money from any source is good money, and in the process, …

7 Tips to Boost Your Business's Social Media Strategy

Over 46 percent of the Earth's population uses the Internet. Today, a lion's share of that Internet usage is done through social media networks. As …

Social Media

14 Ways To Make Your Blog Get Real Attention

6 Social Media Marketing Tips for Small Business Owners

If you're a small business owner and looking for some easy new ways to promote your company-- media marketing is the way to go! Whether it's …

7 Quick Tricks to Improve Your Personal Brand Today

Your brand influences your company's brand. Are you building your brand?<p>Who are you? Do you know how others view you? Do you care? David Ogilvy describes brand as "the intangible sum of a product's attributes." OK, this sounds a little jargonish so let's explain this in simple terms--your brand is …

6 Free iPhone Apps to Effectively Run Small Business

In this era of digitalization and modern communication, small businesses have been really impacted by the Internet. Accordingly, small businesses …

5 Ideas On How Small Businesses Can Compete With The Big Fish

Growth November 5, 2015 34 Reads share<p>Those who know me are well aware that I’m always quoting<p><b>#1. Personal Branding</b><p>When I started <b>SEtalks.com</b> the …

Small Business

Everette Taylor

CAREER ADVICE FOR MILLENNIALS FROM A MARKETING WHIZ<p>1 of 8<p>Everette Taylor<p>Marketing executive and serial entrepreneur Everette Taylor, 26, went from being homeless in high school to become a shining star in Silicon Valley’s tech universe. Forbes contributor Vanessa McGrady gets his best advice to …

Careers

58 Business Apps and Tools to Make Your Life Easier as an Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, you’re constantly looking for tools to help give you that edge above the competition.<p>Whether that be a tool to manage your …

Why Today is the Best Day to Start an Online Business (and How to Do It)

Ever wanted to work from a tropical beach in the Bahamas?<p>How about working from home and creating a steady income for your family?<p>If someone asked …

Bernie Sanders rejects donation from hated CEO who upped AIDS drug price

Add Bernie Sanders' name to the long list of people who hate that CEO who massively inflated the cost of an AIDS drug.<p>The Vermont senator has …

4 Tips to Help Turn Your Big Idea Into an Actual Product

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In early August I launched my first product, an all-natural, plant-based, probiotic protein powder. But it wasn't easy.<p>In the 18 months leading up to the launch, I experienced every trial, tribulation and startup cliché/buzzword …

Entrepreneurship

8 Tips for Photographing Sea Stacks

Getting low to the ground, I was able to see reflections on the beach in Bandon, Oregon during a dramatic sunset.<p>Living on the Oregon Coast for …

6 Tips to Make Great Photographs with the iPhone 6

When you leave home and hit the road, be it for work, play, or pretty much anything you set out to do, you should always carry a camera. There is a …

Mobile Photography

100 Best Websites For Entrepreneurs

Whether you're seeking advice on raising capital, scaling your business or looking for general industry insight, these sites are worth reading.

Entrepreneurship

How to Capture a Photo of a Bubble Bursting

Set yourself a high-speed challenge: Capture a bursting bubble I have always loved the idea of photography as being a way of taking an instant out of …

Digital Photography

Investigators can't make you give up your work phone's passcode

American law enforcement might have free rein to make you unlock a phone using your fingerprint, but personal passcodes? Nope. A Pennsylvania-based federal judge has ruled that the Securities and Exchange Commission can't make two former Capital One employees hand over the passcodes for their old …

4 Easy Ways to Improve Your LinkedIn Headline

To get more views of your profile, you need to include more than just your job title and employer.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Want to show up higher in LinkedIn search results, get more visitors (a.k.a., hiring …

Employment

7 Google Chrome Apps Every Teacher Should Know about

<b>2- Inbox</b><p>Inbox is a versatile app created by Gmail team to provide users with an enhanced email experience. The app provides some cool functionalities …

One Word That Will Change Your LinkedIn Profile Forever

It’s no secret. I’m nuts about social media. (I lead the Cisco Careers “Life at Cisco” social media strategy.) Word gets around, so people who aren’t as nuts about social media ask me for advice. I love helping them, because when you’re passionate about something, you want others to be passionate …

Social Media

7 Things I Learned from My Portfolio Review

Last weekend I went to the small city of Ballarat in Australia for the Ballarat International Foto Biennale. I took a portfolio of prints of my most …

The Breathing Trick That Puts You to Sleep in Seconds

Sweet slumber can be yours in a minute or less.<p>Nothing is worse than lying awake at night, willing your brain to shut down so you can rest. Warm milk, lavender oil, and counting sheep — we've all tried them. But the new solution could be simply learning to breathe.<p><b>What is it?</b><p>The 4-7-8 breathing …

8 Master Strategies For Public Speaking

The best speeches may seem effortless, but they aren’t. Here’s what it takes to make them feel that way.<p>Your legs wobble as you approach the podium. Your hands tremble as you adjust the microphone. Your head throbs. A wail builds deep inside you and threatens to escape.<p>It’s showtime—and the …

Macro Photography: Finding the Minimum Focus Distance for a Lens

Macro photographer Mike Moats was one of our guest instructors on our Vanelli & Friends Photography Cruise to Cozumel Mexico. Earlier in the day I …

How to Photograph Swirling Splashes of Liquid

Shooting splashes is always great fun, even if it’s a simple image with a coffee cup and a falling piece of refined sugar. Plus, there is always so …

5 Lessons from My First Year as a Full-Time Wedding Photographer

This first year of officially shooting full-time has flown by. I didn’t realize how scary it was to graduate college, leave school forever, and be on …