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7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

Self-help

Where the super rich store their money, and where everybody else does

Last month, President Donald Trump reportedly floated a potential new campaign slogan: “How’s your 401(k) doing?”<p>Fair enough... the stock market has …

Stock Markets

Meet the Ecommerce Guru Guiding His Students to $100 Million in Sales

What does it take to make it in ecommerce? Tanner Larsson knows.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Tanner Larsson got his entrepreneurial start the usual way: He got thrown out of business school, took 10 years to complete his four-year degree, and then landed a job as a …

eCommerce

8 Reasons You’re Not Getting Any Website Traffic (And How To Fix It)

It’s tough.<p>You feel as if you’ve done everything right, but your traffic numbers say otherwise.<p>Clearly, there’s something wrong.<p>Maybe you’re just a …

10 Passionate Business Ideas for Your Next Startup

Every business starts with an idea.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you're a budding entrepreneur or you're mired in the proverbial rat race, if you're looking to start a new business this year, there are definitely some ideas better than others. At the end of …

Small Business

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 …

eCommerce

How to Create a Business Startup Budget

How To Create a Business Startup Budget<p>Updated February 14, 2017<p>One of the most important tasks the new business owner must tackle is to create a</b> …

Small Business

7 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job or You're Screwed

Leaving your job to become your own boss without going broke requires setting the groundwork just right. Few people do.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The prospect of quitting your job and becoming your boss is both liberating and scary as hell. But, instead of being …

Entrepreneurship

How to Validate Your Business Ideas Without Spending a Dime

Here are two extremely cheap (read: free) ways to test ideas.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last night in the shower, you had an ingenious idea for a new business. You rushed to the desk to write it down, with water still dripping down your back. Your [insert the …

AdWords

3D printing ordinary household goods can save you a lot of money, study finds

3D printers are still very much a niche product for a specific audience, most of which are tech enthusiasts and creators. As a recent study out of …

How Melanie Duncan Built Multiple Seven-Figure Businesses

Entrepreneur Network partner Kelsey Humphreys chats with Melanie Duncan about success and her tips for online entrepreneurs.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Melanie Duncan is a serial entrepreneur who, along with her business partner and husband, Devin, has been …

Entrepreneurship

6 Small Business Marketing Growth Strategies for 2017

Any good marketer knows to keep an eye on the future to stay ahead of the curve on new trends, emerging marketing channels, and other fresh ideas to …

All Successful Startups Begin With This Checklist—an Expert Explains Why

<i>At MyDomaine, we know how challenging it is to turn your passion into a thriving business. Making that leap of faith takes courage and confidence,</i> …

What is 3D Printing? The definitive guide

3D Printing is an additive manufacturing process that creates a physical object from a digital design. There are different 3D printing technologies …

3D Printing

Creating an Action Grid Slider on your Website

There are times where you need to present your users with clear, quick actions. Although these links will vary depending on your specific content, …

Here are 19 ways to make money in tech as VC funding dries up over the last year, buy a kegerator, ditch ad tech and connect to server space in the city

Venture capital spending cooled in 2016, but tech remains one of New York City's hottest sectors. Here's how to get in on the action as the industry …

Make Money While You Sleep with a 'Muse' Business

Make Money While You Sleep with a 'Muse' Business<p>What is a muse business idea? Advice from an entrepreneur.<p>Updated April 30, 2017<p>With the …

Small Business

Crafting a Solid Content Marketing Plan

Advertising was a simpler thing before the advent of the Internet. Now, your messages compete with millions of social media updates. So how can you …

Make Money Online: How to Choose a Profitable Niche for Your Business

There's a lot of appeal to <b>make money online</b>. Starting and growing a profitable online business can afford you the luxury of working from home, having …

The 10 Best Web Development YouTube Channels

YouTube makes it pretty easy to waste time. Hours can slip by as you watch skits or snicker at cat videos.<p>But if you’re ever on the site and in the …

10 Places to Learn JavaScript Online

When you are ready to dive into the world of web development and have mastered HTML and basic computer science topics, it's time to learn JavaScript …

The Physics of Productivity

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>In 1687, Sir Isaac Newton published his groundbreaking book, Mathematical …

This story about Warren Buffett and his long-time pilot is an important lesson about what separates extraordinarily successful people from everyone else

Warren Buffett is the 3rd richest man in the world and he's considered to be the greatest investor to have ever lived.<p>But what's funny is that Buffett has achieved all of his success <b>NOT</b> by doing <b>MORE</b> than his peers… but by doing <b>LESS!</b><p>Seriously.<p>For example, Warren Buffett:<p>Reads most of the day;<br>• Keeps a …

Self-improvement

Core Skills You need To Master as a Front-End Developers

Job postings vary in what they look for in a front-end developer. Some companies want applicants knowing things like Ruby, Git, design tools, video …

How to Get 100,000 Facebook Fans in 30 Days | Inc.com

I'm often asked how I grow my social media followings so quickly. Thanks to some lesser known strategies, and one particular feature hidden in plain site, I'm able to rapidly execute my ideas and build a big following.<p>I utilized this strategy earlier this year to help build this Facebook page.<p>This …

Marketing

How to Build Your Marketing Dream Team

The role of 'the marketer' is rapidly evolving. So, how does this modern marketing team differ from the traditional one?<p>This story originally appeared on Bizness Apps<p>According to Paul Roetzer, founder and CEO of PR 20/20, “the marketing industry is advancing at an unprecedented rate, creating …

Marketing

24 Ways To Save, Find And Earn Extra Money With Minimal Effort

What would you do with an extra $100*? Maybe you would go to a concert or treat friends to a round of drinks? I would probably spend it on food. Whatever you would choose we can all agree that a crisp $100-bill would be nice. Probably not life changing, but nice.<p>With this in mind peruse the list of …

Personal Finance

4 Things to Do Before Applying for a Mortgage

Securing a mortgage is your ticket to homeownership, but not everyone gets approved these days. If you're looking to increase your chances of snagging that home loan <i>and</i> keeping up with your payments, here are a few steps to take before applying.<p>IMAGE SOURCE: GETTY IMAGES.<p>The more you save before …

The Ultimate Guide To Blogging: How To Start A Blog That Makes Money

Filed in Blogging, Content, Ultimate Guides & Resources by NicheHacks on January 19, 2017<p>So you want to start a blog and make money, huh?<p>Great …

Marketing

The Ethical Way to Earn Money Online (Even If You Have Nothing to Sell)

Will Hoekenga 63 Comments May 14, 2015<p>Don’t worry. You can admit it.<p>You secretly wish your blog was more than just a hobby.<p>But it’s costing you more …