Jaime Laurent

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5 Things You Need To Improve Your Lead Gen And Grow Your Business

Content is more useful than a lot of people realize. Too many companies spend time creating content but don’t do a whole lot to ensure that their content is useful and has an effect on their goals. Companies with this kind of approach aren’t doing content wrong, necessarily; they’re just not using …

Marketing

Simulate an Endless Background - Shoji screen setup

In this video you will learn a little hack that you can use with a shoji screen (also called Spanish Wall) to turn it into a seemingly endless …

Small Spaces

5 Habits That Will Prevent You From Getting Rich

We all want to be wealthy, or at least comfortable. But if you uphold these tendencies, you're less likely to get there.<p>Many of us aspire to reach a …

Personal Finance

Bookmark This Baby! The Ultimate Guide to the 100 Best Bodyweight Moves

Here it is! The ultimate guide to the best bodyweight moves. Bookmark this for later so you can create your own workout by mixing and matching these badass moves, and watch your body transform. Maybe you want an all-butt workout with squats and lunges. Maybe you want to focus on toning your arms …

Workouts

The guru teaching golfers to think like 'assassins'

<b>(CNN) —</b> He's the secret weapon behind many top sports stars, a Yoda-like master intent on instilling a winning mindset.<p>Dave Alred was the guru guiding the ice-cool kicking of English rugby legend Jonny Wilkinson, and he inspired golfer Luke Donald to think like an "assassin" as he rose to world …

Golf

The Correct Way To Wear A Casual Blazer & Where To Get It

Learning how to wear the casual blazer requires delving back into naval folklore. The story goes like this: in 1837, a young Queen Victoria paid a …

Men's Fashion

Forgotten Watchmakers You Should Know

Brand names like Rolex, Patek, Audemars Piguet and Omega dominate the headspace of vintage watch collectors not only due to their exceptional …

Watches

When You're Distracted At Work - Be Ashamed Of Yourself

Dump all the stupid productivity apps and learn to control your mind for maximum focus.<p>“If you cannot focus, you’re really, really fucking stupid”, Serge Faguet says in his crazily popular post on intelligence bio-hacking.<p>Advice that speaks to me in profane terms I viscerally understand. Every time …

Productivity Apps

Gummy bears are the key to maximizing your workouts (seriously)

Gym rats and total newbies alike know that your hungry muscles need a hearty helping of protein immediately after working out to build back what’s …

Nutrition

Asking These 9 Questions Will Instantly Reveal What Employees Think of Their Boss

Do you take an active interest in your employees as people, and make everyone feel included?<p>Nobody likes to lose good employees. So leaders everywhere have been trying to crack the code on the best methods of motivating and retaining their employees.<p>Let me share a little secret with you about human …

Employment

Three Positions You Need To Maximize Your Distance

With the driver, golfers have such an instinct to smash the ball, they sometimes forget about getting in position so they can. Short, fast backswings with no windup lead to weak downswings. You can't hit the ball with power if you don't set it up going back.<p>Let's look at three checkpoints in this …

Golf

The Suit-Friendly Bag No Smart Traveler Should Be Without

Bennett Winch's duffel/garment bag hybrid is the best of both worlds.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>At this point, I don't often need a suit when I'm traveling. But when I do need one, I really …

Clothing

Essential style items every man should own

By Omar Hamwi<p>A man’s wardrobe can be many things, but what it definitely should be is practical. While some guys prefer to buy only what they need, …

Men's Fashion

The 12 Best Leather Watch Straps You Can Buy in 2018

While we watch-lovers often categorize straps into several well-established types according to style and material (NATO, leather, bracelet, etc.), in …

Watches

Simple Progressions to Improve Your Pistol Squats for CrossFit

Pistol squats are often a lot trickier than they seem for a lot of people. Even many top pros have had to spend long hours developing the necessary …

6 Easy Life Hacks That Immediately Boost Your Energy

Right now is when you can start making smarter choices about what you eat and how you care for yourself.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“I just need more energy, doc. What can you give me?” With tiredness becoming more prevalent in today’s society, this is becoming one …

Wellness

Watch: Using Filters to Make Your Work Look More Professional

Filters—one of the most essential tools in a filmmaker's gear bag.The most common problems you'll see in the work of new filmmakers have something to …

5 exercises that will help you master a pullup

Build your upper body strength with these five exercises that will help you master a pullup!<p>As a health and fitness expert, sometimes my clients come to me with specific requests, like wanting to run a 5K with only a week of prep time. My philosophy is that slow and steady wins the race — no matter …

Workouts

The Suits In John Wick Are Better Than Ever

The houndless ex-hitman is back in some tremendous tailoring<p>With <i>John Wick</i>'s return comes a vast catalogue of the absurd and the glorious: Eastern European crime syndicates, enigmatic female assassins, Keanu Reeves (on horseback, because why not) and, most importantly, some very impeccable tailoring.<p>…

A Single Grammar Mistake Makes You Instantly Lose All Credibility. Here Are 10 to Avoid

When it comes to landing new business or a job, it's cool to be a grammar nerd.<p>President Trump earlier this week blamed poor grammar for comments that had him siding with Russia over U.S. intelligence agencies. Would. Would not. Big difference. Who knew? Um, everyone.<p>Politics aside, just one little …

The #1 Account All Wealthy People Have (That You Probably Don't)

Can you imagine your little old traditional or Roth IRA is worth millions of dollars?<p>It happens for some people.<p>According to the US Government Accountability Office (GAO), 791 individuals have IRA balances between $10 million and $25 million, while 314 are worth over $25 million.<p>That was in 2011. …

Retirement

7 Types of Shirt Every Man Should Own | Mens Style Essentials

Types of Shirt – An Introduction<p>A common mistake in innumerable mens wardrobes is a lack of pre-planning. I was guilty of this crime, until I figured …

Top 13 Lean Protein Foods You Should Eat

Protein is an essential part of a balanced diet, but sometimes it’s accompanied by more fat and calories than you want.<p>Fortunately, there are a …

The 24 Rules for Success Left Behind by a Legendary Wall Street Banker

14. "Have some fun—but not all the time!"<p>Richard Jenrette, who co-founded the investment bank Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in 1959, spent four …

Evolution of Fat Loss

Sorry to burst the bubble: the idea that burning 3,500 calories will burn a pound of fat may be true on paper, but it’s not always true in reality. …

8 Ways You're Destroying Your Personal Brand Without Even Knowing It

Sure, you might fire off a tweet every now and again, but are you really helping or hurting your personal brand?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From Amanda Bynes to Charlie Sheen, we've seen countless celebrities who have completely ruined their personal brand as a …

Public Relations

50 Best Backpack Brands for the Man on the Go

Whether you're a student, commuter or frequent traveller, these are the best backpack brands for men on the go...

Want to Schedule a Productive Workday? Follow These 4 Really Simple Strategies.

If you're the type who stops to view every new email, one word: STOP.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are some days in the life of an entrepreneur when it seems that there aren’t enough hours in the day to get everything that needs doing done. OK, make that more …

Time Management

WATCH: Phil Mickelson gives fascinating chipping lesson to Larry Fitzgerald

"We've got a second here, Dennis, you're gonna want to hear this," Phil Mickelson told his pro-am partner on Wednesday in West Virginia. Dennis …

The Sport Jackets You Can Wear With Everything In Your Wardrobe

The sports jacket is the third kind of tailoring every man should know about. From its origins to the very best iterations on the market today, here …

Tailoring