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7 Social Media Templates to Save You Hours of Work

Whether it’s your first time running social media for a company, or you’re just looking to boost your online profile, <b>social media templates will save</b> …

Social Media Image Sizes: A Quick Reference Guide for Each Network

It can be frustrating to keep up with social media image sizes when social networks change their design every few months. One moment you’ve got the …

Social Media

And Then Richard Branson Gave Me Half a Sandwich: The Power of Simple Courtesy

If integrity is doing the right thing even when no one is watching, courtesy is often a matter of doing what you're least expected to do.<p>I involuntarily took a step back when Richard Branson turned the corner and asked the film's media rep, "Is there any way we can combine these last two …

Richard Branson

The year of living thankfully

<b>(CNN) —</b> Logically speaking, we should be in a perpetual state of gratitude. Most people who read this column, even if they aren't fully aware, have a long list of blessings to count (most of the time, anyway).<p>Family. Friends. Love. Health. Freedom from war and natural disaster. Imagination. …

Happiness

Obama Reckons with a Trump Presidency

Inside a stunned White House, the President considers his legacy and America’s future.<p>The morning after Donald Trump was elected President of the United States, Barack Obama summoned staff members to the Oval Office. Some were fairly junior and had never been in the room before. They were sombre, …

10 Useful Tools that Every Entrepreneur Should Have

Let me ask you a question.<p>Do you ever feel like you’re overwhelmed with all of the things you have to do to grow your business?<p>Of course you do. You’re an entrepreneur, right?<p>It’s a common feeling. There’s so many different tasks that we have to do in order to reach our goals. Entrepreneurs have to …

Is Community-Based Marketing Trending?

A startup’s main goal is to make sure they get a good customer base. Through constant promotion and high costs, they get a decent consumer-base. However, after the initial startup, a company’s goal changes and finances need to be readjusted. In order to help with reducing marketing costs, a …

5 Effective Ways to Use Social Media to Sell your Products

Social media has become a revolutionary tool in today's world. We can connect with people that are miles away without having to so much as leave the comforts of our homes.<p>We can meet and get to know people with a few taps here and there on our smartphones, and can even get in touch with those from …

Explore Japan in seven days

From the historic castle of Osaka to the skyscrapers of Tokyo, capture the many faces of Japan on this 7-day suggested itinerary. This is for first …

Japan

50 Ways To Maximize Your Organic Visibility On Social Media

Social media marketing is great—if you know what you’re doing. If you’re posting blindly, or without a strategy, you may find yourself frustrated, wondering how it’s possible for companies to reach and grow bigger and bigger audiences—without resorting to buying followers with paid ads.<p>The truth …

Social Media

The Most Important Part of Social Media Marketing Is Also the 1 Thing Everyone Says Is Unnecessary

Can you guess what it is?<p>If we were to look at content trends on social media for this past year, or speculations toward next year, video and photography would undoubtedly rank at the top. So too would certain platforms themselves: Snapchat, in particular. But not text. No, the written word …

Social Media

8 Warm-Up Exercises You Aren't Doing But Totally Should

These are the moves everyone should be doing.<p>Warming up before a workout is key for reducing injury. Personal trainer and nutritionist Albert Matheny says that warming up "helps make sure you don't load your joints, tendons, and ligaments too much, too soon." So we asked Matheny, founder of SoHo …

You Can Deliver Bad News to Your Team Without Crushing Them

After a talk I recently gave on positive psychology at a large multinational company, a senior leader told me, “I’m going to use this to fuel my team’s success, so I’ve decided to <i>only talk about good things with them from now on</i>.” “That sounds like a terrible idea,” I said (gently). Ignoring …

Inventions

Seven Effective Shortcuts To A More Productive Workday

Call it “strategic slacking.”<p>If you had one extra hour every day, what would you do with it? Maybe you’d catch up with a friend over coffee, take your kids for a bike ride, try out a new dinner recipe, or even just grab 60 more minutes of shut-eye. Whatever you’d choose, your plans would probably …

Productivity

7 Tips to Build a Business While Working a Day Job

Many people dream of leaving their nine-to-five jobs to start their own businesses. Many successful entrepreneurs had to keep their day jobs until …

Why Western Designers Are Embracing the Hijab

Dolce & Gabbana’s new collection for Muslim women combines inclusiveness with good business.<p>In the ground-floor Food Hall of Harrods—the storied London department store owned by the Qatari royal family—individual chocolates beautifully arrayed in glass cases are labeled according to their alcohol …

How to Stay Sane While Working Two Jobs

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

The Best Way to Run a Startup With a Full-Time Job

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

The 25 best restaurants in the world, according to travelers

A dish from Vue de Monde in Melbourne, Australia. TripAdvisor TripAdvisor has released its list of the best restaurants in the world.<p>The list is based on millions of traveler ratings and reviews.<p>Most of this year's winners are in Europe, but there are a few restaurants in America, Asia, Africa, and …

7 Online Classes That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting

Massive open online courses have opened up classes from top-tier universities to students around the world. Here are some of the more unique offerings.<p>Since massive open online courses, known as MOOCs, exploded on the higher education scene, they've increased the breadth and access of classes in a …

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43 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Talking About

OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG<p><i>Note: Some entries have been edited for clarity and/or length.</i>

5 Ways this Startup Raised $500K in Venture Capital in a Week with Just a Website

Service is an Uber-like company for handling customer service complaints. This is the story of how Service CEO Michael Schneider validated the business idea and raised an initial round of capital all in one week.<p><i>"</i><i>Anytime you save people time and money, there is money to be made.</i><i>"</i><p>These wise words …

Customer Service

9 stupid mistakes entrepreneurs make, according to a guy who started 20 businesses and failed at 17 of them

<b>A) IGNORING THE "SIX MONTH RULE"</b><p>I was on the board of a business where we all got the financials for that month and realized that the company had six months of cash in the bank.<p>I called the CEO. He said, "no problem. We have six months. I'll raise money a long time before then and we have some big …

3 Tips for Photographing Flowers

<b>Denise Ippolito</b> is best known for her Flower photography. Her website is full of stunning and often very creative flower photos. She has co-authored …

What Is Generation Z, And What Does It Want?

And you thought you had just figured out millennials. It’s time to start wringing your hands about the new generation that’s about to enter the workforce. What do they even want?<p>Poor Generation Z. The oldest members of this cohort are barely 18 and they’re already getting a bad rap. Media and …

Generation Z