Jared Myers

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All Apple Watch owners can now track their heart health

Apple hosted the first-ever press conference at its new campus back in mid-September. The star of the show was the iPhone X, although Apple unveiled …

This Entrepreneur's Secret for Going From Bartender to 7-Figures a Year

Instead trying to get hordes of customers, he focused on getting a few who pay top dollar.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let’s say you run a business, or you’re an entrepreneur, or simply a freelancer. You offer a service, a great one, and you want to make a …

Marketing

How to build a rockstar website for your business on a tight budget

It should go without saying that having a website for your business is imperative. Just last year a survey by Clutch had found that almost 46% of small businesses don’t have a website. Granted, some companies feel as though that a site won’t help their business at all (and in some cases, they’re …

How I Earn $200,000+ a Year From Photography

Kind of a crazy thing– I think you can stay true to your roots, values, and ethics– and also get rich: I wanna tell you the secrets of how I earn …

Exercise At Your Desk

Improve your health, energy level, and productivity.<p>The benefits of exercising at work are greater than just losing weight, improving your health, …

This startup that wants to blow up the real-estate market is now worth more than $1 billion

The round, which was led by Wellington Management Company LLP, values the company at over $1 billion, according to a person familiar with the raise. A report last month from The Real Deal said Compass was seeking a valuation of between $1.2 billion and $1.3 billion.<p>While Compass functions like a …

How Much Do Solar Panels Cost -- and How Much Money Do They Save?

Much like electric cars, solar panels once seemed "alternative," even fanciful -- but are now soaring into the mainstream with ear-popping speed. There have been a lot of recent changes in the technology, bringing the price way down. And with the promise of lower energy bills, it's no wonder that …

Five Habits Of Successful (And Famous) Men

It scarcely seems possible, but rumours of President Barack Obama’s habit of eating just seven salted almonds as a late-night snack have been greatly …

Saleswhale Coaches and Manages Sales Reps

<b>Website:</b> <br>Saleswhale<b>Availability:</b><br>Asia<b>RFS:</b><br>Enterprise Software<b>Founders:</b><br>Venus Wong<br>Gabriel Lim<br>Ethan Le Duc Toan Saleswhale is an intelligent bot that …

How To Tackle Agile Marketing In A Large Enterprise

There’s been much ink spilled of late about the case for applying principles of agile software development in a marketing context. Some excellent reads have hit the bookshelves on this very subject, including Scott Brinker’s <i>Hacking Marketing</i> and Roland Smart’s <i>The Agile Marketer</i>.<p>For those less …

25 Cheap And Easy DIYs That Will Vastly Improve Your Home

It's the sacred place where you hang out in your pajamas and binge-watch TV shows. Doesn't it deserve better?

7 Apps to Help Manage Your Money

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Apps

Use These 8 Marketing Tools to Grow Your Startup 🚀

Oh, startup growth. It seems so many of us are looking for an ever-elusive formula for growing our user base cheaper, better, and faster. In the end, …

GM's recent sales miss isn't as bad as it looks

General Motors saw sales decline 1.7% in June versus the same month last year, about as much as twice what was expected by analysts.<p>Ford and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, meanwhile, were up about 6.5%.<p>This might lead one to conclude that GM is slipping relative to the competition, particularly when it …

The Silicon Valley Investors You Need to Know in 2016

Investment is key to startup growth, here are some of the top Silicon Valley investors to help your startup grow.<p>Investors are an essential part of a startup. Without funding, it can be very hard to scale faster than any other company out there.<p>Over the past three months, I've been pitching my …

Venture Capital

11 things to do in your 20s to become a millionaire by 30

"In a free-market economy, anyone can make as much money as they want," emphasizes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, who has also studied over 1,200 of the world's wealthiest people. That applies to 20-somethings.<p>To help you reach the seven-figure mark by 30, we rounded up 11 pieces of advice …

Self-improvement

Excel Reporting: 5 Reasons Why It Is Bad For Business

We’ve entered the age of big data, in which more and more companies are seeing the value and importance of data in many different areas of their business, from market and customer research, to internal sales figures and HR analytics.<p>But we’ve also entered big data’s awkward teenage years when more …

Start These 225 Franchises for $50,000 or Less

15 min read<p>This story appears in the June 2016 issue of <i>Startups</i>. Subscribe »<p>There once was a time when franchising appeared to be the domain of people with deep pockets who could afford to build a restaurant or retail store. But no longer. Today some of the most popular and successful franchise …

Pest Control

How solar panels save everybody money

The solar panels of about 40,000 Massachusetts households and community groups cut electricity prices for all of the approximately three million …

Solar Power

People are falling in love with a simple productivity system that just uses pen and paper

I’m one of those people who is constantly testing out new productivity apps in the hopes that <i>this</i> is the technology that will transform my life for good. Each new app promises to make me more efficient than the last.<p>But I’ve never been able to find a method that quite beats the flexibility and …

Productivity

5 Terrible Habits That Hold You Back From Success

Ditch these 5 bad habits today, before they sabotage your successful future.<p>If it's true that our habits determine our future, knowing our habits and where they take us is one of the most important things we can do to shape that future.<p>Good habits will help us build success, while our bad habits …

Motivation

Retailers have trained consumers to do one thing — and it's destroying Macy's, Nordstrom, and Banana Republic

Last month, many companies, from Gap Inc. to Macy's to Nordstrom reported dismal earnings.<p>One reason is that they've trained consumers to shop on sale.<p>Macy's has blamed many reasons for its nosediving sales, from unseasonal weather to a drop in tourist traffic. Both may be true, but a walk around …

The 10 Principles of Self-Made Billionaires

Billionaires have something most of us don’t.<p>But that’s only because we haven’t learned it yet.<p>I’ve spent a significant amount of time with …

7 Tools Every Digital Entrepreneur Must Use

Being an entrepreneur isn’t all about sitting on a secluded beach somewhere in paradise. If you think that entrepreneurship is about working 2-3 …

The 1 Book Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2016

If the rise of Trump blindsided you, it's because you didn't read this book.<p>Every year I read dozens of books and provide you with a list of the "best of the best" motivational books, sales and marketing books, and management books. Many of the books I recommend (as well as those recommended by …

Small Business

10 Great Breakfasts for Building Easy Muscle

Following on from last Thursday's column, which was all about developing muscle to get toned up for both summer and life. In keeping with my core …

Food

Wearable patch predicts patients’ next heart attack before it happens

The problem with doctors is you only see them after you’re sick. Prevention is preferable.<p>A new generation of wearable sensors is finally living up to that promise by letting patients get constant, personalized care wherever they go. The convergence of several innovations—small, efficient …

Wearable Tech

6 Things You Must Quit Doing Now If You Want To Be More Successful

Most of us grew up hearing the mantra "Don't be a quitter," and we've internalized it to the point where we feel guilty even if we don't finish a book that's boring us to death. Our parents weren't entirely wrong in saying that persistence is necessary for success, but sometimes quitting is the …

4 Simple Tips for Finding Incredible Real Estate Deals

7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I was a child, every Saturday morning was the same: Wake up early, pile into the minivan with my mom and three siblings and start looking for . . . garage sales! <i>Yes. I was raised by a "garage sale mom."</i><p>Because we didn't …

Real Estate