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Foundr Instagram Sales Funnel: Immediately Crush Sales, Opt-Ins, and Conversions

If you run an online business, these days, you live or die by your mailing list. But growing that email list is easier said than done. It can take a …

Marketing

30 recipes you should master by the age of 30

If your student days are over but you still haven't progressed from beans on toast or ready meals, improve your repertoire with one of these simple recipes - 30 dishes worth mastering, from bung-it-in-the-oven baked fish to a crowd-pleasing shepherd's pie, before you hit 30.<p>30 recipes every cook …

8 Experiential Marketing Campaigns That Will Give You Serious Event Envy

Work events are really hit or miss. Let’s be honest: How many times have you found yourself anxiously fidgeting with a paper napkin in the corner of …

Marketing

Slightly More Than 100 Exceptional Works of Journalism

This fantastic nonfiction from 2015 is still worth discovering and pondering today.<p>Each year, I keep a running list of exceptional nonfiction that I encounter as I publish The Best of Journalism, an email newsletter that I curate weekly for its subscribers. This is my annual attempt to bring some …

Journalism

31 Ways to Improve Your Life in Just a Month

Imagine the possibilities of a life filled with these simple acts of joy that can be done in minutes. Here's a template to get started.<p>Before this 31-day plan became a lifestyle, I first had to remove the tumors of self-gratification and hubris (trust me, the attitude ruling my life in the old days …

The Beautiful World Of Custom-Car Design

Gestalten publishes a car bible for the real-life fast and furious.<p>What is a car? For people like me, it’s a thing you rent occasionally for road trips, or to take your elderly mother to Home Depot. We don’t really care about make or model, slightly prefer hybrids if we have to choose, and the only …

This “Uber For Dog Poop” App Is Definitely Fake–Sorry, Sharing Economy Enthusiasts

Silicon Valley is home to some crazy apps, but “Uber for dog poop” isn’t one of them. It’s an art project, not a real business.<p>Last week news of a new “Uber for dog poop” app called Pooper spread across the web. The app’s website, complete with a professional-looking promo video, promises on-demand …

Can Violent Extremism Be Cured Like A Contagious Disease?

A program started in Chicago has had major success treating gun violence like a public health epidemic. Now, the approach could be applied far more broadly.<p>In 2000, a small nonprofit in Chicago started testing a new approach to gang violence in the city’s most dangerous neighborhood: They’d treat …

9 Tips to Writing Emails Under the Influence. Of Anger.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are few greater mood-killers than seeing a nasty email hit your inbox. Unpleasant email communications can deplete both your time and your energy, but are something we are all forced to deal with (hopefully only) on occasion.<p>So, …

Productivity

Radical Candor — The Surprising Secret to Being a Good Boss

<b>Kim Scott,</b> co-founder of Candor, Inc., has built her career around a simple goal: Creating bullshit-free zones where people love their work and …

Middle School

The "Influencer" Economy Is Collapsing Under the Weight of its Own Contradictions

There comes a time in the life of every person or youth-oriented organic energy beverage brand when one must reckon with the loss of some previously …

Heartbreaking GoPro documentary is company’s first to use non-Hero cameras

On July 23, 2015, BASE jumper Ian Flanders leapt from a cable car into a deep canyon below. The jump was expected to be easy, the difficulty nowhere …

18 Snacks (and 6 Podcasts) to Get You to and through Memorial Day

Long weekends (with Memorial Day kicking off a whole season of them) mean getting out of town: You'll be guiding the car to a faraway friend's house, or heading out on a hike, or staying home and getting as far away as you can from your daily routine (meet you in the park?). And wherever you go and …

Gut Gastronomy: recipes to heal your digestive system

Done the 5:2 diet? Try this restorative regime to improve digestion, perk up skin, hair and nails - and lose weight<p>In a world that increasingly questions where food comes from, and how it is grown or reared, there’s never been a more important time to take an interest in what you put in your …

What to cook with chicken, Britain's new favourite meat: from classic curry to perfect pie

Chicken is the most loved and versatile meat of them all, new research by analysts Kantar Worldpanel has revealed. It has overtaken red meat for the first time, with sales rising 6.1 per cent over the last year.<p>From quick lunches and simple suppers such as chicken salad or a stir-fry, to more …

Recipes

Are you ready for the mega-shift from social media to private media?

Over the past few months I’ve seen a few trends coming together but I’m not sure I grasped the significance of what’s happening until I heard a …

Social Media

18 renovation apps to know for your next project

Everybody needs a little help sometimes<p>Embarking on a home renovation project is no easy feat, but thanks to today's advances in internet technology, there is probably a stellar app out there ready to assist with every part of the process.<p>Below, we rounded up 15 standouts across three …

20 best Chinese recipes: part 3

From Andrew Wong’s dry-braised beef in oyster sauce to Lucky Peach’s kung pao prawns – Observer Food Monthly picks the finest Chinese recipes<p>Tomorrow: best Chinese recipes part 4<p>I learned the recipe for these ribs while I was in Sichuan and since then it has even found its way to the island of the …

Are Remote Workers Happier And More Productive? New Survey Offers Answers

Are remote workers more satisfied with their situations, or more isolated and discontented? Do they feel more valued — or less? Are they more productive — or not?<p>With remote working arrangements becoming increasingly common, these are some of the valuable management questions addressed in a new …

The best Nutribullet breakfast smoothie recipes

For those unfamiliar with the gadget, <b>the NutriBullet is an extractor which pulverises vegetables, nuts, seeds and even the pips and stalks of your fruits</b>.<p>Here, we bring you the best breakfast smoothie recipes, featuring everything from almond to beetroot, that you can blitz up in seconds for a …

To Improve at Speaking, Try Annotating Your Words With These 5 Symbols

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the truly transformative techniques of Vocal Awareness is learning how to "make voice visual" -- employing a technique called "visceral language." This technique enables us to both convey the emotion of words as well help us gain …

Public Speaking

This Battery-Powered Camping Stove Uses The Lowest-Tech Fuel Around: Twigs

With a battery-powered fan on the side creating an air vortex inside the steel burn chamber, the CookStove allows you to use “renewable …

Micro USB

How to Turn Prospects into Customers with Your Landing Page

The 8 essential elements your landing page must have in order to up your conversion rate<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Perry Marshall's book</i> <i>Ultimate Guide to Local Business Marketing</i><i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p><i>Perry</i> …

Marketing

The Most Delicious Warm Scones, Perfect for a Sunday Tea

Even if you didn’t book a ticket to London for Fashion Week, it’s not terribly difficult to pretend you are there. And it’s possible in just a few simple steps: Put the kettle on to boil, heat up a scone, and log on to Vogue Runway to see what Erdem and Burberry and their peers are proposing for …

Forget disruption, this is the business theory you need to understand

<i>Disrupt.</i><p><i>dɪsˈrʌpt/</i><p><i>"To break apart; to throw into disorder" -</i> Merriam-Webster Dictionary.<p>It's been part of the lingua franca in technology for a while …

Key Instagram Trends for Brands in 2016

Another year in the social media game means that marketers need to re-think their social strategies to ensure they stay relevant and engaging. To …

5 Top VCs Predict the Biggest Tech Change Coming in the Next 5 Years

The industry's top names offer bite-size predictions of the biggest changes coming to technology.<p>If you want to know the future, you can pay a few bucks to get your friendly local psychic to gaze into her crystal ball, but you'd probably do a lot better to ask a venture capitalist.<p>After all, it's …

A Simple 6-Step Process to Starting a Small Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A great small business always starts out as an idea, but you have to transform that idea into action. That’s where many individuals can start to feel overwhelmed. It’s understandable to freeze up at the deluge of things that are required …

Small Business

5 Ways to Work from Home More Effectively

More people are foregoing a lengthy commute and working from home. Whether you are a full-time freelancer or the occasional telecommuter, working outside an office can be a challenge. What are the best ways to set yourself up for success? How do you stay focused and productive? And how do you keep …