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LinkedIn 101: How To Craft A Stellar Profile

This is the first in a series of posts all focused on the most powerful social media tool for building your personal brand – LinkedIn. In this post, I’ll tell you everything you need to know to build a stellar profile. That’s the cornerstone of an effective LinkedIn strategy.<p>I am amazed by how many …

Employment

3 books to read for a more productive life

On our annual drive across the country to visit family for the holidays, my husband and I listened to hours of podcasts. On our way home, we ended up …

The lost history of the Freemasons

Conspiracy theories abound about the Freemasons. But Scotland’s true Masonic history, while forgotten by many for centuries, remains hidden in plain sight.<p>With its cobblestone paving and Georgian façades, tranquil Hill Street is a haven in Edinburgh’s busy New Town. Compared to the Scottish …

Scotland

Silicon Valley VCs are growing wary of on-demand delivery | News Home | Reuters

(Reuters) - Michael Moritz - chairman of Sequoia Capital and one of the most successful venture capitalists in history - says a simple vision led him to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in on-demand delivery startups.<p>An UberEATS food delivery scooter is seen parked in London, Britain …

Venture Capital

The Top 20 Digital Marketing Influencers

Who reaches the most digital marketers on social media? Which influencers have the biggest impact on digital marketing discussions in the United …

Marketing

Creating A Digital Marketing Strategy – Everything You Need To Know

Are you venturing into the realm of digital marketing and wondering where to start? The first step is to plan, build, and execute your strategy …

The Best And Worst Branding Of 2016

We revisit the highs, the lows, the most-Tweeted about. Here are our picks for the best and worst identity design this year.<p>It has never been harder to design a good visual identity. Brands live on dozens of platforms, so they have to look as good on a billboard as they do on a phone screen. …

Graphic Design

Sorry, Not Sorry: 5 Reasons Why You Should Not Regret Life Decisions (and How to Achieve it)

If you’ve ever fallen in love, you would know how good it makes you feel. It’s an exciting and at the same time terrifying sensation. You might be …

Self-help

10 Best documentaries every aspiring entrepreneur should watch

Share40<p>Tweet<p>Share61<p>+16<p>Shares 107<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no doubt in constant search of new ways to grow your business. But who wants to slog …

Day Trip To The Most Beautiful Hot Springs In America This Winter

There’s nothing better than a hot springs adventure. However you get there: hiking, driving, snowmobiling… you just <i>know</i> that you have this incredible payoff waiting for you. Because soon you’ll be soaking in a sparkling, hot water pool with breath-taking vistas surrounding you. It’s an incredible …

Hot Springs

How to Make Money from Home: Starting an Ecommerce Site

Starting an ecommerce site is never easy, but the goal of setting up, launching, and maintaining sites where entrepreneurs, designers, and creators of all sorts can sell their wares is more attainable now than it ever has been.<p>Ecommerce businesses--which are businesses that transmit goods, services …

Startups need to 'stop disrupting and start innovating'

For years, "disruption" has been the rallying cry of the business of tech. And through tech's influence, disruption has become valued in education, …

What Do You Mean by Python? The Content Marketer's Guide to Programming Speak

As a content marketer, I’ve often found myself in a sort of awkward conversational limbo when asked about what I do for a living. People generally …

3 Leadership Hacks So Good They Feel Like Cheating

Ideas so clever you'll wonder if you're breaking any rules. (You're not).<p>According to a fascinatingly nerdy deep dive into the subject in the <i>New Yorker</i>, the current mania for the word "hack" all started way back in the 1950s at MIT, where members of the model railroad club were already warning …

lopp

The First Step to Building a Strong Personal Brand

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

10 Books That Can Change Your Life in One Long Weekend

After the turkey, feed your mind.<p><i>I want to read 52 books in 52 weeks. Which books changed your life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Will Chou, Self development blogger who uses</b> …

Self-improvement

23 Books Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Recommends You Read

Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, started a book club.<p>He ended up recommending and discussing 23 books with the group — about one every two weeks.<p>…

5 Ways to Increase Your Ecommerce Business Sales

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your ecommerce store is up and running, and you’re getting some sales. Congratulations! But, if you thought you could squeeze every bit of profit out of your business without optimizing your store and using the right strategies …

eCommerce

25 Easy (and Free) Things You Can Do Today to Shake Up Your Life

Changing your life is easier than you think, and these 25 suggestions prove it.<p>When you're stuck in a rut, it often feels like you need a big change--a new job, a globetrotting dream vacation, a wildly different, way healthier, lifestyle.<p>But the problem with big changes is that they're usually …

Productivity

Want to Become a Digital Marketing Expert? Here is How to Get Started.

Digital marketing is a moving target that is constantly evolving, making it more and more difficult for new comers to learn the art.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>Q: How do you suggest getting started in a career in digital marketing?</b><p><b>A:</b> Digital marketing is a …

Marketing

14 Uncommon Habits That Contribute to Success

<i>What are some uncommon habits that contribute to success?</i><p><b>1. Sacrificing important things.</b> In the end, we all only have 24 hours in a day. To reach …

Motivation

What Would Tim Ferriss Do?

A lot of people listen to Tim Ferriss. The best-selling author’s popular podcast has been downloaded more than 80 million times, earning him the …

10 Lessons Online Marketing Guru Jeff Bullas Taught Me for Free

Who hasn’t heard of Jeff Bullas, especially in the social media space? His caricature is almost everywhere, and so is he. I recently had the …

How to Build a Successful eCommerce Brand From Scratch

Do you know that 40% of worldwide internet users have bought products/goods online?People are increasingly looking to shop online. And even form the …

The 12 Best Places On The Internet For Beauty Buffs

Get to bookmarking<p>The internet is where beauty fans go to tap into their best selves. It’s where news of the latest hair trends live, the home to product launches galore, and the source of inspiration for some of your best, most inventive looks. It’s a safe space for people to stan over the color …

Beauty

12 Etsy Designers Who Should Be On Your Radar | shopswell

Thanks to our savvy community members who love shopping and sharing their favorite finds, I've been introduced to several Etsy creators who I feel …

Sheet Pan Honey-Sesame Tofu and Green Beans: The Video

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F. Lightly oil a baking sheet or coat with nonstick spray.<p>Meanwhile, line a large plate with …

Want to Save 20 Hours of Your Work Week? Start Using These 9 Apps

Get your productivity systems in order, so that you can focus on the work that really inspires you.<p>In today's world of work, there are many distractions, opportunities, and things to do. A startup mentality has invaded all levels of work: an all-hands-on-deck mindset that encourages us to handle …

Apps

This Software Is Going to Change the Way You See Photographs

Meet Plotagraph: The animated photography tool that will turn your Instagram marketing upside down.<p>Getting your photo noticed in a sea of social media photos, is much like finding the needle in the haystack. There's only so much you can do with the photo itself, to grab a viewers' attention, and …

Marketing