Jason W. Kaat

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How To Move From An Entrepreneur To Manager Or Fail

As a business advisor, I have too often seen technical entrepreneurs get a product or service off the ground with ease, but then struggle mightily when their business reaches a couple of million in annual sales, or the employee count grows beyond a handful. It’s at this stage that the job changes …

15 Room Redos You Can Complete in a Day

Is an uninspired kitchen, bath, or living room cramping your home’s style? If you can reimagine it, you can redo it—often in very little time. Get …

Living Rooms

10 Success lessons from Jack Dorsey – “Founder of Twitter and Square” for entrepreneurs

Share37<p>Tweet<p>Share26<p>+11<p>Shares 64<p>You may know him as the serial entrepreneur founder of both Twitter and Square. But did you know Dorsey’s also a …

Jack Dorsey

3 design tricks you can steal from your favorite Airbnb rentals

Airbnb

Time management tips: How to create meetings that work

Be chairman of the board, not chairman of the bored.<p>Meetings are a plague on modern business: bored staff can waste months of their lives nodding …

5 Simple Ways to Boost Productivity by Improving Your Workspace

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The work environment significantly affects one's productivity, no doubt about that. It’s no news that one tends to become what he/she beholds long enough. It is like we all are chameleons, we reflect our work environment and the quality …

Productivity

5 Rookie Leadership Mistakes You Should Absolutely Avoid

With so many lessons, here are a few signals that you are doing it all wrong.<p>Whether you are a new startup founder building out your team or that up and coming corporate manager leading a team, you undoubtedly should be thinking of ways to be an effective leader. Over the past 30 years of managing …

Landscaping ideas with 14 gardening and DIY tips

If you're always on the lookout for a new and exciting way to bring some extra style into your garden, we have some amazing ideas for you.<p>From simple …

5 Deadly Meeting Mistakes And How To Fix Them

The hot-shot product manager burst into the conference room ten minutes late.<p>“Sorry guys, I’m on ‘marketing time.’”<p>The six of us already in the room had been waiting on him to start the meeting. Six people, times 10 minutes each, equals a full hour of wasted time.<p>There was a standing joke in the …

Time Management

12 Landscaping Ideas To Upgrade Your Backyard This Summer

Warm temperatures and daylight after dinner beckon us to stay outside a little longer during the summer. To host a party in the backyard on a …

Landscaping

7 Recipes for Grilled Cheese's BFF, Tomato Soup

Smoky, chunky, roasted and beyond, these seven killer tomato soups are perfect for dunking those stuffed grilled cheeses into:<p>On this week’s episode …

7 Best All-American Brunch Recipes

Get ready for the Fourth of July.<p>A giant step up from a fast-food breakfast sandwich, this biscuit is topped with eggs, cheese and country ham, jam …

This DIY Wood Beer Carrier Even Has a Bottle Opener on the Side

Instructables user Herbsco built this reusable, good-looking beer carrier out of solid walnut, which probably explains why it looks so good, but even …

22 Things You Need to Eat by the End of Summer

Summer produce is in full swing, and we couldn't be happier. Even if we don't want to spend a ton of time over a hot stove when it's warm out, we …

20 of the Most Popular Cleaning Hacks on Pinterest

7 must-have apps to be more productive at work

Share23<p>Tweet<p>Share19<p>+12<p>Shares 44<p><i>Get our latest app for startup stories, news, ideas, research and analysis.</i> <i>Install Now »</i><p>A lot has been written about …

Sweet Tea-Marinated Chicken with Peach Barbecue Sauce

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Chicken<p>2 family-size tea bags<br>• 1/2 cup light brown sugar, firmly packed<br>• 1/4 cup kosher salt<br>• 1 small sweet onion, thinly sliced<br>• 1 lemon, thinly sliced<br>• 3 cloves garlic, halved<br>• 2 6-inch sprigs fresh rosemary<br>• 1 tablespoons freshly cracked pepper<br>• 2 cups ice cubes<br>• 1 (3½ to 4-pound) whole chicken, cut …

Boosting curb appeal: Top 5 tips to aid power of your home's 1st impression

Whether you plan to sell your house this year or after your last child leaves the nest, being a homeowner includes keeping the house in tip-top shape.<p>Yes, you can boost your sale price by updating your kitchens and bathrooms, but buyers will never even see your home's interior if the exterior …

15 No-Effort Plants for a Foolproof Landscape

What homeowner wouldn't want a lush and colorful garden just outside the window? But while a garden definitely boosts your home's curb appeal, it …

5 Signs it’s Time to Do Less

<i>Sometimes things just need to fall off your plate.</i>I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: busyness is an illness.Think about your own life and the …

10 Easy DIY Ways To Power Up Your Home's Curb Appeal

Curb appeal is about your home's first impression — the face it presents to the world (and to you, when you come home every day). And while you may …

Curb Appeal

8 Habits That Make Millennials Stressed, Anxious and Unproductive

According to the American Psychological Association (APA), millennials experience more stress and are less able to manage it than any other generation. More than half of us admit to having lain awake at night during the past month from stress.<p>Not surprisingly, millennials are also more anxious than …

University of California

What to eat before and after every kind of workout

Whether you're eating for endurance or snacking for strength training, it’s not always clear what is best to put into your body. Moreover, “what’s healthy on a regular basis is not necessarily a good choice for the race course, or even for a workout,” explained Barbara Lewin, RD, a sports …

Scarcity mindset is a great way to suck creativity and visionary thinking out of your life

If you consider yourself to be ambitious, this has happened to you. Your alarm goes off, and you’re ambushed by thoughts of the grind ahead; finding that needle in a haystack; denting the universe; the roller coaster that never ends—and many more horrible but unfortunately apt cliches. Today, the …

Abstinence May Not Be Best Solution for Sheltering Teens from Online Risks

Allowing a teen to gradually develop their own coping strategies for online risks appears to be a better parenting strategy than strictly forbidding …

6 Great Ways To Kill Morale

What makes you happy at work? Maybe you have a great boss who gives you the freedom to be creative, rewards you for going the extra mile, and helps you to reach your career goals.<p>Maybe you have none of the above and are updating your résumé as we speak.<p>It's pretty incredible how often you hear …

Employment

9 Gardening Diagrams Every Gardener Needs to Pin

We predict beautiful blooms in your future.<p>As soothing, rewarding, and therapeutic as gardening can be, it can also be challenging. This plant needs <i>how much</i> sun? Tomatoes can't be planted next to <i>what</i> vegetable? Thankfully, there are tons of gardeners on Pinterest who are here to save the day with …

50 Fabulous Kitchen Ideas from Salone del Mobile 2016

The magnitude of an event like Salone del Mobile is so large that we can draw inspiration from it even months after the busy week in Milan drawing to …

Interior Design