David Meyer

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Jazz in the 1950s: the ultimate guide to the greatest albums

<b>If you are discovering jazz for the first time then you've just found the perfect place to start. And if you are a true aficionado then this list is</b> …

From Selling Water on the Street Corner to a Multi-Million Dollar Online Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>“Make millions from just your laptop!”</i> I know what you’re thinking: That sounds more like a cheesy infomercial or a daydream fantasy. But think again and meet Army veteran Emanuel “Manny” Hernandez, who went from street-corner water …

Entrepreneurship

It's Not About the Money, It's About The Freedom!

ACCELERATE YOUR ONLINE MARKETING SUCCESS<p>Tap Into the Minds of Millionaires<p>Get Access to Our Simple Email Profits Course 100% FREE<p>Here at Millionaire …

How to Brown Meat So It's Actually, You Know, Brown

By Claire Saffitz<p>No matter what your mom told you, gray taco meat does not count as "browned." Here's how to brown meat so it's crispy and delicious.<p>For the record, when you brown ground meat in a pan, it should be, well, brown and crispy. If it's gray and mealy like mom’s taco meat used to be, …

Cooking

How To Use Brain Science To Be Your Best Self In 2017

Neuroscience offers some handy hacks to learn faster, focus better, and make smarter decisions this year.<p>Resolutions are often an exercise in wishful thinking. People rarely keep them, mostly because they’re vague about their goals and don’t have a plan for following through. But that isn’t the …

How to screen share with iOS and macOS to help friends and family with new devices

Over that last month your friends and family have probably purchased or been gifted a range of new devices, and odds may be good that you’re the go-to for tech support. Sometimes it works to problem solve by voice or text message when you aren’t with the user in need, but it’s often better to see …

Remote Controls

These 15 startups didn't exist 5 years ago — now they're worth billions

For the purposes of this list, Business Insider asked PitchBook Data to pull a list of US-based companies that were founded in 2012 or later — since we're nearing the end of 2016 — and that are private tech companies with a valuation of north of $1 billion.<p>We then ranked them from least to most …

Startups

Do This Stretching Routine After A Cardio Workout For Better Flexibility

You started with a dynamic warm-up, did a treadmill run, and are ready to head to the locker room. Before you do, try this quick stretching routine. …

Take your business to the next level with The Social Media & Google Analytics Certification Bundle

Social media and data analytics go hand in hand, and are important to any digital business. Through the Social Media and Google Analytics Certification Bundle, you’ll have the chance to master them both.<p>This premium training is now just $29 from TNW Deals.<p>Throughout two courses, you’ll dive into …

How This 17 Year Old Turned a Love of Watches Into a $13,500 a Month Business

For years I’ve been advocating for people to start their own online stores.I love helping entrepreneurs create value seemingly out of thin air and …

eCommerce

28 Tools to Help You Launch Your Startup

It’s the catch-22 of the startup world: you want to launch something cool, but you need money to do it, but you won’t have money until you launch …

Barbecue ribs

To make the marinated coleslaw, in a stainless steel mixing bowl, layer the sliced cabbage and onion. In a 2-litre saucepan, combine the vinegar, …

9 essential tech skills anyone interested in startups should learn

Airbnb, Uber, and Others Used 'Time Collapsing' to Skyrocket From Zero to Millions

Fast-growth companies speed up success by incorporating digital tools and breakthrough innovation into the core of their business.<p>In 2007, Airbnb appeared on the scene and completely changed the world of travel and hospitality. But unbeknownst to its three, 30-something founders, they forged a new …

The 50 Best Alt-Country Albums of All Time

Alt-country is such a hard genre to define that the wonderful music magazine devoted to it proclaimed itself the “alternative-country (whatever that …

7 Great Web Design Tools That Are More Than Worth Your Time

Web design walks a thin line between art and craft. While the aesthetic side of a website is important to maintaining your artistic integrity, …

41 Books to Motivate You to Become Your Best Self

Live Your Startup Dream Without Leaving Your Day Job<p><i>By Patrick J. McGinnis<br>April; Portfolio; $28</i><p>Everyone knows that building a startup means hard work …

How 3 real entrepreneurs overcame some of the most common hurdles to starting a business

Curiously though, we've found the actual steps for starting a business aren't the hard part.<p>Earlier this year, I gave away the entire blueprint behind a $5 million week at IWT.<p>Thousands of people read it. Every single one of them was at least somewhat interested in starting an online business.<p>Yet I …

15 Recipes You Can Cook in a Dutch Oven While Camping

If you're loading up a pack and planning a trek up a mountain or into the depths of the woods, you probably won't be lugging a heavy Dutch oven with you. But if you're doing the sort of camping where you're carrying an ice chest with you, too (you're driving to a campsite, let's say), there's a …

The Greatest American Whiskey Bargain

Bottled-in-bond bourbons and ryes may be the greatest whiskey buys.<p>One of the keys to the runaway success of single malt Scotch is that it comes from …

Best Body Weight Exercises

While there's no shortage of exercise equipment to help you burn calories, the best one costs nothing at all: Your own body. Whether you're in a …

Drop That Bulky MacBook Cover for the Booq Slimsuit 13

Reading Time: 2 minutes<p>When I moved up from the 11-inch MacBook Air to my new(ish) 13-inch MBA, I really didn’t anticipate much in the way of growing …

The science of to-do lists: psychology can make you more productive

<b>Charles Duhigg:</b> Before I started working on this book I wrote to do lists the same way that most people write to do lists. And it turns out this is …

Power tip: How to quickly launch apps on your iPhone or iPad

Forget digging around home screens: Use these three tricks to get your apps up and running faster than you thought possible.Anyone who amasses a …

This Startup Makes Customer Service as Easy as It Should Be

The importance of customer service has been described in many different ways. Whether you view it as “instrumental,” “necessary,” or “vital” to the …

A new guide for effective startup planning

Over the last seven years, starting around the time I began hiring people in my company, I have been on a journey to continually improve our system for deciding what to do and then doing it (preferably quickly). This planning system I devised was initially based on a presentation given to Google …

Management

How We Grew Our Web Traffic By 5,000% In 3 Months (With Zero Advertising)

<i>554.</i><p>That’s how much monthly website traffic we had to our website three months ago.<p>Hard Fork?Hard Fork.HARD FORK<p>20 visitors a day may sound encouraging if you’re starting a personal project, but when your goal is to build a successful business with a team counting on you…<p>Well, you’re probably …

Bye Bye Birdie: 18 Grilled Chicken Recipes to Devour This Memorial Day

If I show up at a barbecue and don't trust the chef, I steer clear of any chicken I see—more often than not it's going to be mediocre. But grilled chicken doesn't have to be stringy and flavorless—use the right technique and it'll be perfectly juicy and still have shatteringly crispy skin. And, of …

Thai Spicy Basil Chicken Fried Rice Recipe

"This is a staple of Thai cooking. Adjust the spices to your own tastes for a really great use for leftover rice!! I get the basil from a local Asian …