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6 reasons this is the perfect thank-you email to send after a job interview

• The interview thank you email is a crucial part of getting the job you want.<br>• When you don't send a thank you email or letter after an interview, you …

13 grammar myths you should stop believing

Myth 1 — Never start a sentence with 'and,' 'but' or 'so'<p>According to the grammar experts at the 'Chicago Manual of Style,' you don't have to do mental gymnastics to avoid starting a sentence with a conjunction. "There is a widespread belief — one with no historical or grammatical foundation — that …

Language

The Most Important Thing to Do Before Sharpening Your Images

The Internet is full of articles and videos telling you what technique will revolutionize the way you add sharpness to your images, but almost none …

How To Create Successful Instagram Stories for Your Brand

We all know by now that we should be using Instagram Stories for our business. Stories is a big part of the Instagram algorithm, and using it will …

Marketing

The Best Healthy 30-Minute Meals

Healthy meals on the table in 30 minutes or less? Yes, please.

Food

5 Social Media Ad Tactics You Should Be Using

Some businesses love it, others hate it, but no business can run without a social media strategy. Even if social media is not your primary source of …

Marketing

Meet the trainer who’s helping Hollywood A-listers get in the “best shape of their lives”

In the three years since Jason Walsh opened his first fitness space, Rise Nation, in Los Angeles, the Missouri-born trainer’s become a fave amongst …

6 Ways to Grow Your Business with Facebook Videos

Using Facebook Videos to Grow Your Business Online<p>Updated January 04, 2018<p><i>Facebook</i> is a social media giant, best known for connecting world events …

I’m a Nutritionist and These Are the 7 Foods That Are Always in My Fridge

Grocery shopping can be overwhelming — so many aisles, endless products, and thousands of brands to choose from. As a registered dietitian, I’m …

Nutrition

10 Stocks You Will Want to Own Forever

10 Stocks You Will Want to Own Forever<p>These Investments Are Tailor-Made for Long-Term Investor Wealth<p>Updated November 03, 2017<p>Warren Buffett turned …

How to Spy on Your Competitors to Outrank Them on Google

Learn how to spy on competitors to better understand the strategy they are using to attain a high ranking on Google<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to hear something crazy? In 30 minutes, I can look at your competitor’s website along with your website and deploy a …

SEO

11 herbs every gardener should try to grow this summer

This summer enhance your recipes, eliminate extra trips to the grocery store and cultivate a connection with nature with a few sprigs or leaves from an herb plant you’ve grown yourself. Herbs tie all gardeners together, whether grown in a large landscape or in pots on a windowsill, on their own or …

Gardening

A marketers’ guide to local SEO

Search engine optimization isn’t just for the marketing departments of large organizations.<p>Every brand manager—including those for mom-and-pop …

Public Relations

5 Foods That Belong On Your Skin and Hair

Some of the best beauty treatments you can buy are probably already in your kitchen.<p>Oh, the lengths people go for beauty. Whether it’s banking on a small-batch botanical serum or booking a celebrity-endorsed facial months in advance, the game of looking and feeling good is often hard-fought and …

Skin Care

23 Proven Ways To Drive Traffic To Your Website

So let’s just say you’re a budding entrepreneur. You’ve gone into business for yourself and setup that all-important website. It’s your digital storefront. No need for that brick-and-mortar store anymore. No need for the random person to patronize your shop from the street. Today, all you need are …

Marketing

Top Investment Advisors: Where to invest $10,000 in 2017

Where to Invest $10,000 Right Now<p>Five experts reveal the opportunities they see around the world.<p>By Suzanne WoolleySuzanne Woolley<p>A few months ago, …

Investing

Bye, Twitter. All the cool kids are migrating to Mastodon.

In the battle between a massive prehistoric beast and a fluttering bird, we all know what's destined to come out on top.<p>But in the case of Mastodon, …

Why Data Visualization + Storytelling Is Marketing Gold

Data visualization, big data, brand storytelling—you’ve probably heard these terms, and you’re likely to hear them more and more in the marketing …

Data Visualization

An Expert Says This Is the Number 1 Way to Work Your Core

Don't waste your time just doing crunches that only work one part of your belly. If you want to look down and see a six-pack, you need to do exercises that challenge your entire core.<p>Kristina Marcussen, a neuromuscular physical therapist who specializes in working with athletes of all ages, has an …

Workouts

A Surefire Way to Get Constant Traffic to Your Content - Copyblogger

Two weeks ago, my side project Further had one of its highest traffic days ever.<p>If you’re not familiar, Further is a personal development email …

7 books that will give you the tech knowledge you need to start a business

And every college kid dreams of becoming a tech billionaire. There's a certain 'hollywoodization' of entrepreneurship.<p>It's also much easier to start a business. Throw up a website using one of the many templates out there, host it on Amazon Web Services or GoDaddy, find a problem you think exists, …

Books

What Is Internet Marketing? Advice From An Eight-Figure Earner

The allure of so-called internet riches is nothing new. At every bend and turn in a gauntlet of online gurus, you’ll find internet marketers looking to hype up this supposed dream of making money online or earning passive income while kicking up your feet and letting the cash roll in. While …

Marketing

5 Lies We Learned When We Were Younger (That We Still Live By Today)

In 1914, the great inventor Thomas Edison experienced a devastating hardship. His entire laboratory burned down to the ground, and several years …

Thomas Edison

Google’s 200 Ranking Factors: The Complete List

You probably already know that Google uses about 200 ranking factors in their algorithm…<p>But what the heck are they?<p>Well today you’re in for a treat …

SEO

FundersClub, Where Folks Can Back Startups Online, Says It's Beating the Pros

The 2012 Jobs Act let regular Americans invest in startups, spawning a glut of crowdfunding sites offering real ownership stakes in return for cash, …

Venture Capital

Google Analytics: How to Analyze the Behavior of Your Site Visitors

Do you want to learn more about how people use your website? Wondering how the Behavior reports in Google Analytics can help? To explore how to …

Google Analytics

6 Content Marketing Strategies Every Small Business Should Steal

Got big dreams but a small budget? You’re not alone. Most small companies are in the same fix. But this doesn’t have to be a deal killer – it just means you need to be smart. You need to think differently than your larger competitors.<p>Many of the big-splash strategies of the Fortune 500 simply won’t …

Marketing

This CrossFit Workout May Sound Insane, but It's Totally Doable

Burpees aren't fun — we know this. But they work the entire body, and that's one of the reasons CrossFit coach and competitor Dani Horan of Champlain Valley CrossFit is suggesting this simple yet grueling workout.<p><b>The Workout:</b> Complete 100 burpees as quickly as you can.<p>Here's how to do a basic …

5 moves to save your spine

Even the most technically sound swings cause stress on the spine, but golf doesn't have to sentence you to future back pain. To avoid discomfort, says Golf Digest Fitness Advisor Ben Shear, "strengthen the muscles at the bottom of the spine, and improve flexibility in the mid and upper back." All …

Workouts

A Hustler's Spirit: What It Takes To Be An Influencer

Being an influencer is all anyone talks about these days. And for good reason. Who doesn’t want to sleep in, make some YouTube videos, get free stuff, and get paid crazy money while doing it. And the money is pretty good if you’ve got a large following. According to <i>Inc.</i> influencers are getting paid …

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