Jonathan Schwiering

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Backyard Aquaponics in Hawaii, Grow 3000 heads of Lettuce a Month: a Profitable and Sustainable Business.

• Home<br>• ><br>• Green<br>• ><br>• Backyard Aquaponics in Hawaii, Grow 3000 heads of Lettuce a Month: a Profitable and Sustainable Business.<p>posted 2 years ago<br>Categories: …

Starting May 16, Entrepreneurs Can Raise Money in a Whole New Way. Here's What You Need to Know.

Monday, May 16, 2016, will be a very big day in the world of crowdfunding.<p>More people will be able to invest in entrepreneurs through crowdfunding than they were just the day before. And that means that more entrepreneurs with more innovative ideas will be able to launch more businesses.<p>“The …

Crowd Funding

Tesla’s Simple Business Strategy You Can Implement Immediately

<i>“I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.”</i> — <b>Elon Musk</b><p>Tesla recently announced their $35k car, a massive drop from …

Clear road ahead; Kitchener motorhome manufacturer poised for growth.

http://www.therecord.com/news-story/6510638-clear-road-ahead-kitchener-motorhome-manufacturer-poised-for-growth/#.Vxuoi8ncCA8.facebook KITCHENER — …

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7 money basics to teach your kids in elementary school if you want them to grow up to be rich

Less than half of states in the US require that students at public high schools take a personal finance class before they graduate.<p>"Even if they have personal finance being taught in high school, that's too late," explains Gregg Murset, certified financial planner and founder of MyJobChart.com, a …

Personal Finance

5 Tools You Need to Build Your Passive Income 'Empire'

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Passive income -- money you make on the side with little effort -- is the hottest way to build wealth, and for good reason: Millionaires, entrepreneurs and the average Joe all understand that passive income makes it easier to compound …

Real Estate

Use the 50/20/30 Rule to Outline Your Budget For Every Need

The best way to keep a balanced budget is to decide your financial boundaries before you start spending. The 50/20/30 rule can help you keep every …

Personal Finance

Priority Smackdown: Should You Pay Down Your Credit Cards or Build Up Savings First?

Pop quiz: You owe $2941 to that piece of plastic in your wallet and your savings account is exactly zero. You’ve got some money in your budget to be …

9 startup lessons entrepreneurs would teach themselves if they could go back in time

A 2012 Harvard Business School study found that three out of four venture-backed startups fail.<p>And not even the luckiest and most talented founders — the Mark Zuckerbergs of the world — make it through the process unscathed.<p>All entrepreneurs will make poor management decisions or wrong hires and …

Entrepreneurship

5 Easy Ways To Teach Kids to Be Entrepreneurs

Teaching kids to be entrepreneurs isn't about the warm-and-fuzzies; it's about teaching them the real skills they'll need to succeed.<p>I was recently sent an infographic about skills you can teach your kids that will make them better entrepreneurs. It was all fluff like "encourage them to be more …

Kids

How To Build a Gravity-Based PVC Aquaponic Garden Very Easily

• Home<br>• ><br>• Green<br>• ><br>• How To Build a Gravity-Based PVC Aquaponic Garden Very Easily<p>posted 2020 years ago<br>Categories: Green<p>If you haven't been introduced to …

Chef Puts Eggs In A Ziploc And Shows A Unique Way To Cook A Breakfast Favorite

The omelet is perhaps the most versatile breakfast item out there. It's a simple enough recipe to master and you can fill it with just about anything …

Breakfast

7 Bad Decisions You Could Make in Your 30s and 40s to Derail Your Retirement

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Decisions you make today will have an outsized influence on your retirement down the road.<p>You can never start planning your …

Lying awake at 3am? Perhaps you should try biphasic sleeping

Poor sleep and insomnia can make you less effective, but it’s still not necessary to stay in bed for eight hours<p>Madonna, Margaret Thatcher and Donald Trump all claim to have thrived on four hours or less of sleep. If it’s good enough for the queen of pop and the Iron Lady, should entrepreneurs be …

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10 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

But your 30s are an ideal time to cement the habits that will help you achieve personal and professional fulfillment for the rest of your life.<p>To give you a head start, we sifted through recent Quora threads on this critical life transition and highlighted the most compelling responses.<p>Here are 10 …

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One Dad Hacked Ikea To Make The Ultimate Kids' Bed On The Cheap

And you can do it, too!<p>You could buy a fancy, souped-up theme bed for nearly $4,000... or you could just hack one yourself.<p>Savvy dad Eric Strong didn't want to spend thousands on a new bed for his young son, who had outgrown a regular crib. Promising his son "the coolest bed ever," Strong came up …

5 Money Moves You Must Make Now

Smart entrepreneurs take their personal finances seriously.<p>When it comes to running your business, you know the value of good advice. From the beginning, you’ve looked for mentors, advisers, and subject matter specialists who can provide guidance on everything from making an investor pitch to …

Six money milestones to hit while you're in your 30s

There's something about being in your 30s that feels more adult.<p>You may be making more money now and — after some trial and error — are better at managing your finances.<p>But that doesn't mean you're exactly where you want to be. You might still be paying off student loans and credit card debt. That …

Personal Finance

Bruvelo – Simplify And Elevate Your Coffee

Price: $275Bruvelo was designed with every step of the brew process in mind – grinding, ratios, temperatures, bloom, steep, filtration – all balanced …

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5 Ways Your Family Can Create And Build Wealth

When you think of your family, <i>mission statement</i> and <i>strategy</i> are probably not the first terms that come to mind. But, as I explain in my new book, <i>The Business of Family: How to Stay Rich for Generations</i>, when families are organized with a business mindset, parents set up their kids for future …

5 TEDTalks Every Entrepreneur Needs to Watch

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’m a big fan of TEDTalks -- they’re full of insights on everything from human nature to scientific breakthroughs to trends in design. They’re inspirational, informative and eye-opening in ways that can help you become a better person and …

TED Talks

5 Money Mistakes to Stop Making by Age 30

Stop asking Mom and Dad for a handout every time funds are tight.<p>Managing money is tricky, especially when you’re in your 20s and just starting your …

10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

Personal finance Q&A: Installment loan debt vs. credit card debt

<b>Dear Liz</b>: I need to understand how credit reporting agencies treat personal unsecured loan debt versus credit card debt.<p>I am considering getting a personal loan from a reputable lender to pay down my credit card debt. The amount of my overall debt will still be the same, just in a different …

12 things to teach your kids about money before age 12

Although some financial topics might seem challenging, you might be surprised what your children can absorb.<p>From about age five, children can understand saving and spending, and as they get older they can learn more about budgeting and even investing.<p>To give you some examples, here are 12 money …

Debt Management

Inside The Tank: Mr. Wonderful On Building Empires

Investing five minutes into reading this [pst may end up being your equivalent to investing in Apple in 1980. I recently sat down with Kevin O'Leary, the entrepreneur, investor, journalist, author, and financial commentator best known as Mr. Wonderful, the honest and sometimes insolent shark on …

'Shark Tank' investor Robert Herjavec explains the 4 most common mistakes people make in a pitch

Each "Shark Tank" segment lasts about 10 minutes, but the footage is edited from typically an hour-long presentation by an entrepreneur or team of them trying to sell a piece of their company for capital that will allow them to grow.<p>The show may be entertaining, but it involves real money and …

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