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5 American Foods the Rest of the World Finds Disgusting, According to Reddit

During a recent adventure on Reddit, we came across a thread for non-Americans addressing this question: What American food do you find most …

Lost Art Of Bending Over: How Other Cultures Spare Their Spines

To see if you're bending correctly, try a simple experiment.<p>"Stand up and put your hands on your waist," says Jean Couch, who has been helping people get out of back pain for 25 years at her studio in Palo Alto, Calif.<p>"Now imagine I've dropped a feather in front of your feet and asked to pick it …

Yoga

How to Use Instagram Hashtags for More Exposure

Do you need to up your hashtag game on Instagram? Looking for tips to use Instagram hashtags more effectively? In this article, you’ll learn three …

Social Media

How to Make People Care About Your Brand

How to stop promoting anywhere and everywhere and start building relationships.<p>People don't choose to buy from your brand on a whim. There's always a reason behind their decisions, and uncovering that reason is key to gaining a brand following and growing your business.<p>According to the American …

What Can You Eat On the Mediterranean Diet?

The news about the Mediterranean diet keeps getting better. Two studies were recently published about the less-known benefits of the popular eating …

Nutrition

This Skillet Lasagna Is Healthier than It Looks

During the post-holiday season I always want to eat a little lighter and ensure I'm really getting all of my vegetable servings in. But you know …

Cooking

Good Leadership: Nature Versus Nurture

Do you believe you are destined to be a great leader? Science says looking at these factors is a great way to determine your leadership potential.<p>For a company to evolve and grow, entrepreneurs must develop into good leaders.<p>But what are the factors that determine good leadership? Do good leaders …

Not Every Business is an Instant Success. Here's Why You Shouldn't Freak Out If Your Business Is Failing Fast

Most successful businesses adopt a scientific approach of test and measure. And with this approach, failure is a critical step towards every summit.<p>Last winter I put together a group of San Francisco Bay Area folks who wanted to climb 14,179-foot Mt. Shasta in California. Our intentions to take on …

7 Marketing Trends You Can’t Ignore in 2018

Marketers were sent into a panic last week when Facebook announced its algorithm will soon limit the brand and publisher posts in users' feeds. Many …

10 Tax-Savings Hacks That Small Business Owners Often Miss

Approximately 93 percent of small business owners in one small survey overpaid their taxes over the past dozen years. Don't be one of them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a small business owner is expensive as it is -- every penny counts when entrepreneurs are …

Small Business

4 books every good boss has read

Business leaders think differently, and that's what sets them apart.<p>Once you know how your leadership team thinks, you'll be able to unlock doors that may otherwise be inaccessible. Either your bosses will realize that you have what it takes to move up the ranks, or you will be better situated to …

Ben Horowitz

4 Secrets to Being More Productive, According to Ancient Philosophers

Everybody would like to get more of the right things done. But how does Stoicism fit into all of this?<p>The word “productivity” seems new and sleek and …

3 Best Lead Generation Methods For B2B Companies

What lead generation methods still work?<br>Sometimes it can feel like technology is changing so rapidly that what worked for you last year might not …

Marketing

Launching an E-Commerce Business? Here are 7 Things You Need to Know

There are several reasons e-commerce businesses are popping up all over the web: Setup is simple and inexpensive, you can reach customers anywhere in …

How to Shift Your Online Business to a Higher Gear in 2018

rawpixel / PixabayIn life, you never rest on your laurels.Even if you’ve achieved a certain level of success in your life, you shouldn’t just lay …

Small Business

Toxic Employees Can Be Ignored By Co-Workers, But Not By You

Letting bad behavior slide is going to lead to a hostile work environment where no one is successful.<p>Everyone has had that one co-worker who makes everyone's lives harder. They never meet deadlines, or they talk down to their teammates. The work environment becomes so toxic that all employees can …

33 Secrets Hospitals Don’t Want to Tell You (But Every Patient Should Know)

Photo: Shutterstock<p>Pick a teaching hospital<p>For complex surgical procedures, you’re generally better off at teaching hospitals, which usually stay at …

Starting a Side-Hustle: How to Earn Your First $1,000 on Instagram as an Influencer

Have you been secretly wondering if you too can start making some money as an Instagram influencer?<p>Have you been secretly wondering if you too can start making some money as an Instagram influencer? You've got a decent number of Instagram followers, and regularly post content that gets a lot of …

Considerations for the Working Mom Starting a Home Business

Those who run a business out of their own home know the advantages that come with it in terms of convenience and comfort. For a working mother, a …

4 Leadership Mistakes to Avoid When Running a Small Business

Avoid these four mistakes when leading your small business.<p>We are creatures of habit. Once we have a way of doing something, we tend to stick with it because we know it works and we like that predictability. For example, I have been taking my sons to school via the same route for three years. I …

Small Business Owner in Trump Country Explains Why Tax Reform Will Help the 99%

SEDALIA, Mo.—As Republicans prepare to unveil the details of their major tax reform proposal this week, a small business owner in America’s heartland …

It Took This Legendary Basketball Coach Just 2 Sentences to Give the Best Leadership Advice You'll Hear Today

University of Kentucky head basketball coach John Calipari knows two things well: winning and leadership.<p>University of Kentucky head basketball coach John Calipari is a living legend who has racked up nearly 700 wins over a 25-year career. He has guided six teams to the Final Four and led one to a …

6 Expert Tips to Running Your Instagram Like a Professional Influencer

Want to be a top Instagram Influencer? You need to run your account like a business. Here are the pro tips for getting started.<p>These days, it seems like if you want to be an established brand, influencer, or professional, you need a large social media presence, especially on Instagram. Some of most …

Don’t make these 6 rookie mistakes with your side business

<b>Andre Spicer, a business professor, was delighted when his 5-year-old daughter expressed interest in an entrepreneurial endeavor. He couldn’t have</b> …

Small Business

7 Tips to Start Taking Product and Lifestyle Photos for Your Small Business Today, According to a Professional Photographer

You don't need a fancy camera to get started.<p>When you’re just starting out or launching a new business, photography is probably the last thing on your mind. However, it’s a crucial part of successful marketing. But don’t worry: You don’t need to spend thousands of dollars hiring a photographer or …

Perfect Moment

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Yoga

6 Ways to Protect Yourself When Your Boss Takes Credit For Your Work

It's not uncommon for a superior to take credit for your brilliant ideas. Know how to handle it and come out on top.<p>Many of my business coaching clients are doing their best to advance. They're clawing their way up the corporate ladder and do quite well reaching executive levels, however, not …

Leadership

10 Lovely Low-Sugar Desserts

Redefining sweet<p>The most recent USDA dietary guidelines, released in early 2016, urge us to cut down on added sugars—not the ones naturally present …

A Nine-Year Collaboration Has Just Shown How Sugar Influences Cancer Cell Growth

This is huge.<p>There's a long-known relationship between cancer and sugar, but figuring out exactly how it works has proven elusive. Now, thanks to a …

The CEO of the Fastest-Growing Fitness Franchise of All Time Says that Leaders Exhibit These 4 Traits

If you want to build the best team in your industry, you must first understand the difference between "Leaders" and "Employees."<p>Behind every great business growth story is a commitment to the people at the top. Anytime Fitness is the perfect example of what happens when the founders commit to …