Joseph M. Gonzales

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10 Places You Need to Put on Your Bucket List, From Instagram Star Sjana Earp

When you're traveling to as many of the world's most beautiful places as Sjana does, you end up with a few favorites.<p>I used to dream of travel. Constantly.<p>I used to screenshot and save images to my desktop of places I wanted to go. I had hundreds and hundreds of images in these albums, and I would …

Grand Canyon

Profit From A Profile On AngelList

Evan Baehr Contributor<p>Evan Baehr is the co-founder of Able, which offers collaborative, low-interest loans to small businesses.<p>Evan Loomis Contributor<p>Evan Loomis is the president of Clarion and vice president of strategy at Corinthian Health Services. Previously, he co-founded home improvement …

The 11 Moves That Help Athletes Get Better with Age

Among the most important things an athlete can do to preserve fitness for years to come is avoid injuries. Sprains, tears, and broken bones can resurface as nagging aches or weaknesses as you get older, preventing you from pushing yourself with the kind of high-intensity interval training that’s so …

9 ways to thrill your mobile app users

Increasing user engagement on your mobile app should be every company’s resolution. Engaged users stick around, offer valuable feedback and help attract others through word-of-mouth marketing.<p>But getting users (and then keeping them happy) is easier said than done. That’s why I asked nine Young …

Entrepreneurship

Good Interaction Design = Good UX

UX is no longer just a concern resigned to technical teams. It’s a focus that transcends departments as more and more businesses are realizing the …

9 Organizations Creating Incredible Communities Online

I asked a panel of successful young entrepreneurs the following question:<p>What nonprofit or social enterprise is doing a great job creating online community that B2B or B2C businesses can emulate? What makes them special and effective?<p>Here are 9 nonprofits and social enterprises getting it right, …

9 UX Secrets I Stole From People Smarter Than Me

The best ideas are the ones someone else has. Here, UX advice from experts at Ideo, Polar, CapitalOne, and more.<p>Like most people, I like to think I have good taste. But if I do, it’s only because I’ve been ruthless about one thing: stealing secrets and strategies from people a lot smarter than …

6 tech innovations that make everyday life faster and easier

We live in a time of unparalleled busyness — and every minute of the day is important to us. The good news is, technology is keeping pace with that …

How businesses can benefit from short sprints

Working in sprints is something both small and big businesses can do in order to help their teams be more creative.<p>But we can’t talk about sprints …

5 Steps to Becoming the 'Face' of Your Company

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being the “face” of a company is an intimidating role, and as a result, many CEOs and founders shy away from the spotlight. They consider their move either a sign of humility, or as personal protection against possible future …

The Lean Research Sloppy Joe

Doing design research when you need to ship.<p>I‘ve never met a product team that doesn’t believe user research is important. Actually getting that …

These 8 in-demand programming languages are the ones to have on your resume in 2016

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Tech Hub/flickrIn early 2015 Glassdoor.com made a list of the 25 highest paying in-demand jobs in the country. Of the 25 careers …

Programming

8 responsive web design trends that defined 2015

The article that introduced responsive web design to the world was published by Ethan Marcotte just over five years ago.<p>In the short timespan since, responsive web design has gone from an interesting new idea to the industry-wide accepted approach to multi-device design. As we look to 2016, we can …

Tech Leaders Pledge $1 Billion to Artificial Intelligence Research Nonprofit

Several of the biggest and richest names in Silicon Valley have collectively put $1 billion behind a new artificial intelligence research organization called OpenAI.<p>"Our goal is to advance digital intelligence in the way that is most likely to benefit humanity as a whole, unconstrained by a need to …

How Much Does It Cost to Make a Custom Website?

In some ways, creating a website is a lot like building a house. There are endless options depending on what you need and want. Each and every website design project, like every house, is always different.<p>After 15 years in the website design and digital marketing industry, the question I most …

Project Management

The Easiest Morning Coffee Fix Is Primula's Cold Brew Bottle

Make cold brew while you sleep with Primula's sleek to-go bottle.<p>At $4 for a 16-oz. <b>cold brew</b> at my local coffee shop, I know the smarter budget choice is to make it at home. But I find myself dragging at the thought of having to grind a whole bag of beans, soak them for 24 hours, then painstakingly …

'Ridiculous and amazing' Slack messaging app keeps human users in mind

Slack Technologies Inc. Chief Executive Stewart Butterfield has a theory about why Albert Einstein achieved mainstream popularity while a fellow genius, Austrian mathematician Kurt Gödel, didn't.<p>It's the same reason he thinks his San Francisco's company's real-time messaging software, Slack, has …

Website Designs To Whet the Appetite: Eight Best Online Examples

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>They say first-time impressions are the only ones that count. While this may or may not be true when it comes to meeting people, it certainly holds …

List-Worthy

Are you selling to the Brain, Heart or Ego? Follow 3 simple rules to garner maximum sales

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>There are many different terminologies that are often used when it comes to explaining sales. Most people, who are engaged in sales, tend to talk about …

Selling

7 Essential Tools Every Startup Can Afford

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Until your money tree has sprouted, your resources are limited. To get your startup off the ground, your launch has to be fueled by those solutions that don’t cost you much but do go the distance. You don’t always have to spend money to …

Project Management

Reid Hoffman to Teach “Blitzscaling” at Stanford This Fall

You might wonder how, exactly, 13-year-old LinkedIn became a $25 billion company. It wasn’t the first social network. The company admits that, even today, people find it very confusing. Plenty of ambitious competitors have sprung up to take on the company. Yet they’ve all been smoked, eventually, …

Silicon Valley

How to start a great coworking space

Even though I really enjoy working from home when it’s possible, I’ve always considered coworking spaces being full of opportunities when done …

9 Steps That Will Help Your Chances of Starting a Successful Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you are unemployed, underemployed or unhappily employed, the idea of taking control and becoming your own boss might be sounding pretty sexy right about now. Plus, the past decade has shown us that jobs aren’t quite as dependable as …

Small Business

How to educate your child to be an entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Me and Richard Branson, the boss of mighty Virgin empire, share something in common. We both started our businesses at school. His was a scrappy school …

Entrepreneurship

17 Ways To Immediately Improve Your Website Traffic

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs we can often feel like the deck is stacked against us when it comes to the digital world. We don’t have the same budgets as our massive competitors, nor do we have the army of marketers that they can employ. So how can a …

Marketing

The Simple Way I Teach My Kids to Spot Opportunities

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever since I’ve had kids, I’ve wanted to instill the entrepreneurial spirit inside them. I’ve experienced the freedom and amazing lifestyle that entrepreneurship can provide, so I focus on making sure they are exposed to it as much as …

Kids

Ditch Email, and Instead Use These 3 Tools at Your Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It sounds revolutionary, but if you lead a startup, don’t use email to communicate with your team. Don’t get me wrong, email is one of the most important business inventions of the last 100 years. It’s changed the way we do business, and …

Startups