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Don't Set Goals for 2018 Until You've Done This (Most People Don't) | Inc.com

If you're like most people, January is when you plan your goals for the coming year. You may or may not make New Year's resolutions, but you do spend some time thinking about what you want to accomplish in the next twelve months, in your business, your career, and possibly in your life as well. If …

Selling

The 7 Top Video Tools You Should Be Using Now

Have you started your video marketing campaign yet? Because your competitors probably have.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Video marketing has been the most effective way of getting your message out to your target audience for many years now. But producing video and …

How to Use the Healing Brush on Edges

The healing brush in Photoshop is a potent tool to clean things up. It can be used in numerous scenarios and works well most of the time. However, if …

How Slack Generates 100,000,000 Website Visitors Per Month

They have 1.25+ million paid users. Their trial to paid conversion rate is sitting at 30%.<p>There’s just no better way to put this: Slack is absolutely …

Recipes That Are Basically Made for Instagram – and Taste Amazing, Too

Make — and photograph — these trendy dishes to up your follower count and guarantee plenty of likes every time you post.<p>Cloud Eggs<p>Try a twist on your …

The Foundational Elements of Profitable Online Courses - Copyblogger

After ebooks, online courses are one of the most popular business models for digital entrepreneurs.<p>The tech is easier to put together than ever. …

2 Quotes That Will Reshape Your Approach To Life | Inc.com

In the movie, Gattaca, a young man, Vincent, is born with every disadvantage imaginable. It simply isn't his "fate" to have the life he wants.<p>But he doesn't accept that fate. Instead, he does everything, even risks his very life, to have the life he most deeply desires.<p>One scene in the movie is …

This video series teaches you all the Photoshop basics for free

Popular YouTube channel TastyTuts, which specializes in graphic design and digital art tutorials, has published a free course titled 'The Complete …

If You Don't Believe in Setting Goals, It's Because You Don't Know How to Do It | Inc.com

I have a secret to tell you.<p>You can achieve practically any of your wildest dreams.<p>It really doesn't matter how big.<p>Suspicious?<p>Doubtful?<p>By the end of this blog post, you won't be. I'm going to break down exactly how this works on both psychological and spiritual levels.<p>You Need To Decide What You …

Self-improvement

25 Slack tips to make you more productive

You can chat with other employees individually, create channels for multiple people (think chat rooms), and continue the conversation from just about any device. Everything is archived and searchable, so it's easy to find old conversations.<p>Slack also integrates with dozens of other services, …

This New Data Will Make You Rethink How You Write Headlines | Inc.com

Every day, people are working really hard to create quality content. But then they shoot themselves in the foot by slapping on some crappy headline onto that great content.<p>It's mind blowing!<p>Your headlines shouldn't be an afterthought.<p>Content that has a catchy headline is more likely to be clicked …

Infographics

A millennial’s guide to killing it at Instagram

Are you furious that you only have thirty-four Instagram followers? Do you fantasize about becoming the next hottest influencer in comedy? Would you pay real money to know the secret formula of Insta-success? If you answered yes to any of those questions, yikes.<p>Just kidding, who wouldn’t want that? …

Social Media

Here’s a Checklist for Learning How to Retouch Photos Like a Pro

If you are a photographer or fledgling retoucher opening Photoshop for the first time, it is a daunting experience, to say the least. There is a …

Tutorials

A Massive 30-Part Guide to Retouching Photos in Photoshop

Want a crash course in retouching photos in Photoshop? Here’s a 4-part video series that clocks in at 4.5 hours in total, making it a very …

Mark Cuban's Best Personal Finance Advice, in 1 Sentence | Inc.com

Toni Ko thought she was on top of her company's finances. Then she woke up one morning in 2016 to find half a million pairs of extra sunglasses staring her in the face.<p>The founder and CEO of Los Angeles sunglasses company Perverse was by then an experienced--and successful--entrepreneur, having …

Startups

How I Came Up With a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Idea in 20 Minutes

If people are lining up for a product, figure out how to make the line shorter and they'll buy from you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Several years ago I started a hip-hop jewelry ecommerce store. My most popular products were “grillz.” For the unfamiliar, those are …

Use this simple chart to save an extra $1,000 this year

If someone asked you to save $1,000 right now, could you do it? How would it make you feel? What would you cut back on? (Or would you need to go out and find a new hustle??)<p>$1,000 is a lot of money no matter what position you're in. And if someone told me to save it on the spot I'd probably first …

22 Ways to Become a Relentless Learner

Learning is not some magical happenstance that falls all around you. Learning is about capturing the lessons that are happening all around you.<p>That …

Language Learning

The Clever Strategy That Turned an Unknown Book Into a Bestseller

There's a better way to leverage influencers.<p>This story appears in the March 2017 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>UJ Ramdas had an idea he knew people would love but that no publishing house would ever take seriously. Here it is: a mostly blank book. See the problem? And blank journals such as …

20 Romantic Date Ideas for Any Budget

11 Free Tools and Services That Every First-Time Entrepreneur Should Use

I bootstrapped my startup Jodilogik and launched the application inThe post 11 Free Tools and Services That Every First-Time Entrepreneur Should Use …

7 Productivity-Boosting Apps for Busy Entrepreneurs

Worthwhile technology gives you back your time and sanity.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're running your own business, you know a thing or two about juggling -- working top-speed on numerous projects while trying to find enough hours in the day to get everything …

14 free image resources for content marketers

If you've ever tried searching for free stock photos on the Internet, you probably know what a ridiculous hassle it can be.<p>As a general rule, free …

5 Digital Marketing Trends Worth Paying Attention To In 2017 | Inc.com

As the new year begins, it's crucial that you look back at 2016 and really review what worked, what didn't, and most important how you should shift your strategy to be successful in 2017.<p>We are in a fascinating time for marketing these days, with the landscape changing as rapidly as tech software. …

5 Lessons From Kid Entrepreneurs Making More Money Than You

These youthful business leaders offer valuable tips on efficient ways to utilize their finances.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes. That’s the beauty of innovation -- as long as you have a great idea and a passion for success, …

These Nighttime Landscape Shots Take ‘Drone Lighting’ to the Next Level

Drone lighting is a technique that’s taking off in the world photography. After seeing photographer Reuben Wu photos of landscapes at night that were …

2 Rarely Used Ingredients That Practically Guarantee Success

And Motivation Isn't One Of Them<p>I am often asked to come and speak or give seminars on Motivation at companies and Leadership Conferences, and the HR departments calling me are always a little bit stunned when I say "No!"<p>After a moment's silence, they say, "<i>But you're a leadership expert: you</i> …

Apps Without Code Blog

Posted July 5, 20165 Comments on Focus on Your Own Sh*t: How to Manage Feedback Build Your Own App<p>Posted June 10, 20168 Comments on How I Win 1000 …