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5 things real homeowners wish they had known before becoming landlords

And lease violations, for example where tenants illegally sublet their space on Airbnb, add another potential headache.<p>Even diligent landlords may not come out ahead financially if maintenance, legal costs or vacancies outstrip what they can collect in rent.<p>"Rental real estate isn't nearly as …

How I Turned Engineers Into Bloggers With 50,000 Views

Blogging builds your company brand by unveiling its human nature. So, turn your team into an Army of Bloggers.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>B2B marketing writers are not boring -- they are bored. In the rat race for SEO, clicks and visibility, they’re pressured to …

Marketing

15 Benefits Why Hiring A Real Estate Virtual Assistant is Better Than Hiring a Local In-Office Employee « Ruby Sourcing – Outsourcing Expert

The road to top real estate agent or realtor status involves long sleepless nights, working on weekends, and endless prospecting. But, it’s becoming …

All Our Best Advice on Deciding Whether to Rent or Buy a Home

<i>For more personal finance tips, sign up for the Your Money newsletter here.</i><p>So you’re thinking of buying a home, perhaps your very first one. But you wonder whether you might be better off continuing to rent. And you have no idea how to figure out which choice makes more sense for you.<p>Well, join the …

game-loving millennials, theme parks are making these attractions just for you

The Marine gripped his six-shooter, pointed it at the horizon and took a deep breath.<p>"Let's do it," he barked, kicking off a brief but furious gun battle with a horde of robot cowboys, their eyes glowing red.<p>Derek Phelps, a leatherneck stationed at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, was not only …

Facebook is reporting another data error, and it's giving some advertisers their money back

The social network giant recently discovered a data bug tied to a specific ad unit known as video carousel ads. These ad units allow marketers to showcase multiple ads in a single ad slot in Facebook's news feed.<p>In some cases, when people clicked on one of these ads to watch an advertiser's video, …

With a new controller, Microsoft just took a big shot at Facebook and Sony in the race for cheap virtual reality

There's one big question, right off the bat: Apart from apps like Netflix or the Edge browser that are already listed in Microsoft's Windows Store, we don't know what games or other software will work with the headset. It's not immediately clear if it will support titles from Facebook's Oculus Home …

Virtual Reality

10 Udemy Courses Under $100 That Could Help You Make $1,000 (or More)

Never stop improving your entrepreneurial portfolio.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><b>EXCLUSIVE: $10 Course Promo Expires June 30, 2017</b><p>There’s always something you can add to …

ER Visits for Kids Rise Significantly After Pot Legalized in Colorado

Health news<p>The number of teenagers sent to emergency rooms more than quadrupled after marijuana was legalized in Colorado — mostly for mental health symptoms, researchers reported Thursday.<p>They found 639 teenagers who went to one hospital system in Colorado in 2015 had either cannabis in their …

Cannabis

Silicon Valley VC: 7 things to study if you want a high-paying job in the future

Josh Elman of Silicon Valley venture capital firm Greylock Partners knows about keeping an eye out for the next hot industry.<p>In the early 2000s Elman …

Your Logical Fallacy Is Appeal To Nature: These 5 Natural Toxins In Food Have Caused Real Harm

If you’ve made statements like “It’s natural, so it’s healthy!” or if you believe that no naturally-occurring substance can cause harm, then your logical fallacy might be “appeal to nature.” It’s a common misconception, with a booming market of so-called “all natural” foods, supplements, essential …

Toxins

The psychological importance of wasting time

There will always be an endless list of chores to complete and work to do, and a culture of relentless productivity tells us to get to it right away and feel terribly guilty about any time wasted. But the truth is, a life spent dutifully responding to emails is a dull one indeed. And “wasted” time …

Begin your Android development career with this professional bundle for $29

Ready to make a change in your career and start creating your own Android apps? Getting started can be a difficult task, there is a lot to learn, a …

How to Stop Paying Too Much for your Amazon Purchases

If you think that when shopping at Amazon you are paying the best price, I assure you that after reading this post, you’ll think differently!<p>Do you …

Carlos Ghosn saved Nissan — here's his plan to do it again at Mitsubishi

This time, it's Mitsubishi Motors.<p>"I'm going to dedicate a little bit of my time in order to steer Mitsubishi back to normal development and support their team," Ghosn told Business Insider in an interview.<p>Ghosn's words understate the dismal state of the Japanese brand.<p>Like Nissan in 1999, which …

Mitsubishi

An online bed business backed by Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire doubled sales to $200 million last year — and could double them again this year

Casper's European MD Constantin Eis told Business Insider on a call this week that, while the company is not explicitly targeting sales of $400 million (£308.8 million) this year, current internal projections based on sales so far this year suggest the fast-growing startup could double sales once …

'Stealthing': Victims Describe Partners Removing Condoms During Sex Without Consent

U.S. news<p>The calls to the crisis lines have a familiar beginning: “I’m not sure this is rape, but …”<p>That's according to a new report, in which victims go on to describe the disturbing practice of "stealthing" — when their sexual partners remove condoms without their knowledge or consent.<p>“I think …

What humans will look like in 1,000 years

Humans are still evolving, So, where will evolution take us in 1,000 years?<br>Chances are we'll be taller. Humans have already seen a boom in height over the last 130 years.<p>In 1880 the average American male was 5'7''. Today, he's 5'10''.<p>We may also merge with machines that can enhance our hearing, …

Scientists Found Cancer-Causing DNA in Stem Cells Given to Patients

These unlucky people were enrolled in clinical trials, not clients at shady clinics.<p>For decades, stem cells have offered rich potential, promising an age of "regenerative medicine." They're being used to in early-stage treatment for Parkinson's disease, macular degeneration, hearing loss, …

10 things you can learn about money in 10 minutes that will change your life

Below, Business Insider has rounded up 10 quick money lessons that will teach you how to master your money — from how to automate your savings to investing in the stock market when you're not an "investor."<p>Of course, this isn't all there is to know about personal finance, but setting aside a few …

Personal Finance

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

How to Use Reviews to Grow Your Business

Do you even ask your customers for reviews? Because there's a good chance you won't get what you don't ask for.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Customer reviews lend credibility to your product or service. When prospects come to your website, and they see that real …

5 Key Tips to Improve Conversion Rates

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Mastering the art of the sale isn't just about enticing potential customers to engage with your business, but about keeping them moving down the sales funnel all the way to the contract’s dotted line. Within this sales funnel, many …

15 of the Smartest Things You Can Do With $500 Right Now

These 15 tips for $500 could put you on a path to greater success.<p>If you have an extra $500 in savings, and you're wondering how to spend it wisely, …

The 7 Best Dividend Stocks to Buy for the Second Quarter

We all knew that 2017 would be a year full of surprises. With an unpredictable new president in the White House and the animal spirits returning to …

Research Shows That 40% of Cancers Are Entirely Preventable

Preventing the Medical Malady<p>Cancer, the emperor of all maladies, is tragic under most any circumstances, but it’s even worse when the condition …

What Investors Should Be Thinking About in 2017

Many are looking at stock exchange traded funds in the year ahead to adapt to changing market conditions, but investors should still pick their spots. ETF Trends publisher Tom Lydon spoke with Ed Lopez, Head of ETF Product Management and Marketing at VanEck, at the Inside ETFs conference that ran …

US shale producers are offering $80,000 a year — and they still can't find workers

This shortage could dampen the prospects of not just shale producers, who are eager to ramp up production as quickly as possible and take advantage of higher international oil prices, but it will also seriously hamper the recovery of the oilfield services segment, which has been hit harder than …

Marketers Are Investing Heavily in Programmatic Advertising (Report)

Every year, it seems that marketing get more and complex, with many more intricate moving parts to consider when launching or maintaining campaigns. …