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How This Company Used Instagram Marketing To Become A Leading Fitness Brand

Lukas Kurzmann, David Kurzmann and Thomas Mark are three entrepreneurs who, in just three years, turned an unknown sports nutrition company into a multi-million dollar business. Today, their company Women’s Best is a globally recognized fitness brand that boasts over 3.5 million Instagram followers …

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How to Position Yourself as an Expert Even If Nobody Has Heard of You

You don't need fancy credentials to prove you're worth hiring.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Launching a new business can be a daunting task and entrepreneurs need to be creative with how they stand out in their market.<p>Many entrepreneurs feel they need …

Marketing

How I Made $134,846.40 of Passive Income in One Month

It might be called passive income, but I didn't just make that money by sitting on the couch.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In a previous video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose broke down different ways you can open yourself up to passive income. Many …

Steve Jobs Was the World's Greatest Salesman Because He Answered the 1 Question on Everyone's Mind

Once you realize your customers don't care about your 'product,' you'll be more likely to make a sale.<p>I'm looking at an intimidating 800-page binder as I write this article. It contains confidential information about a new product category. When I prepare the company's leaders to launch the …

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Are Influencers Worth Your Money? We Went Undercover to Find Out.

As traditional advertising methods fade, a new generation of young social media mavens -- 'influencers' -- are offering businesses their endorsements in exchange for money or free stuff. But is it worth it?<p>19 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This story appears in …

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A 40-Year-Study Found That Kids Who Do This Are More Likely to Earn the Most Money When They Grow Up

Even researchers were surprised to learn which kids grew up to earn the most money.<p>Imagine you are asked to look at a sixth-grade class and predict which students will earn the highest income as adults. Which kids would you choose?<p>Do you go for the studious kids? The shy kids who are eager to …

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You Can Start This 6-Figure Service Business Tomorrow Morning for Under $100

The people delivering bread to grocery stores make good money but never get a vacation. That's a lucrative problem you can solve.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>About a year ago, I wrote an article about a six-figure service business that you can start for …

Entrepreneurship

Silicon Valley parents are raising their kids tech-free — and it should be a red flag

It's 9 a.m. in Sunnyvale, California and Minni Shahi is on her way to work at the Apple headquarters in Cupertino. Her husband, a former Googler named Vijay Koduri, is meeting his business partner at a local Starbucks to discuss their startup, a YouTube clip-making business called HashCut.<p>Shahi and …

3 Ways to Use Content to Build a Loyal Audience

If you want people to gather around your content watering hole, you'll have to prove you can quench their thirst.<p>Unless you pay close attention in "The Lion King" or watch the "Planet Earth" series, you probably haven't spent a lot of time thinking about watering holes. (Trust me, if it weren't for …

Marketing

How to Increase Your Influence at Work

To be effective in organizations today, you must be able to influence people. Your title alone isn’t always enough to sway others, nor do you always have a formal position. So, what’s the best way to position yourself as an informal leader? How do you motivate colleagues to support your initiatives …

Positive Parenting and Your Child's Brain

Shares 12<p>—<br>Your child’s brain is growing and changing all the time, and your way of speaking to him, your way of interpreting and reflecting upon his …

Screen Time Reality Check — For Kids And Parents

'Tis the day after Christmas and all through the house many kids aren't stirring... They're joyfully lost in their new smartphones, tablets or smart TVs.<p>And it's likely mom and dad are a little digitally distracted too.<p>In many households, screens are omnipresent. That reality has some big …

Parenting

Tech workers in Silicon Valley are sending their kids to a $28,000-a-year private school that shuns technology

At Basis Independent Silicon Valley, a Bay Area private school that enrolls many children of tech workers, students graduate with a mastery of all things science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). But they don't get much screen time in the classroom.<p>The school said it shuns …

15 Favorite Interview Questions to Completely Disarm Job Candidates (in a Really Good Way)

We asked readers for their favorite interview questions -- and we weren't disappointed.<p>Maybe your favorite interview question is one of the most common interview questions. Maybe it's one of the most common behavioral interview questions. Or maybe you have a less conventional interview question you …

Employment

This engineer created a fool-proof plan to overcome shyness — and it led her to jobs at Apple, Google, and now Microsoft

A couple of months ago, Sophia Velastegui was approached with an exciting job offer: To become the general manager of Microsoft's artificial intelligence product unit.<p>She began the job in December. It was another pinnacle career move for the star engineer, named to Business Insider's list of the …

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The Food You Should Add To Your Diet ASAP For Fast Weight Loss, According To A Nutritionists

Are you truly committed to losing weight? Us, too. That’s why we try and eat a variety of fresh proteins and produce. Not only does it keep us from …

15 Gorgeous Clean-Eating Lunches That Will Keep You Full Until Dinner

If you’re trying to eat clean, you already know that lunchtime can be a little, um, boring. But it’s not all dry lettuce and grilled chicken—promise. …

No Money To Start Your Online Store? Try These Four Options Now

Have you heard of Justin Wong? He’s the guy who made $12,000 within a month of setting up his e-commerce store, So Aesthetic. At one point in time, he was working full-time to fund his studies. But it wasn’t enough. He tried a bunch of money-making options until he hit the jackpot with …

5 Ways to Generate Passive Income and Keep Your Job

A no-hassle side income makes living on a paycheck is a lot more tolerable.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Passive income is the Holy Grail for online marketers. It's automatic. Effortless. But, not at first. In the beginning, it's grueling. I liken this to …

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How can I control my child’s social media use?

Why do social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, Facebook etc deem children ‘adults’ in the vast and dangerous world of technology? My 14-year-old is engaging in a toxic relationship with a girl on Instagram. I am not allowed access to his account as it is protected by their user privacy …

Former Facebook and Google employees fight tech 'addiction'

<b>Two former employees of Google and Facebook have launched a campaign to fight what they see as the addictive nature of the technology they helped to create.</b><p>The Center for Human Technology aims to "reverse the digital attention crisis" and "realign technology with humanity's best interests".<p>It warns …

Singapore Airshow: Asia aviation in five charts

<b>Asia's airlines have more new planes on order than anyone else. Its airports are some of the fastest-growing in the world.</b><p>And the region is also home to the most popular aircraft journey on the planet.<p>With Asia's largest air show taking place in Singapore, we've been taking a look at the region's …

What Nutritionists Serve Their Kids For Breakfast

Experts share their recipes and tips for fellow parents.<p>Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, as the saying goes.<p>So naturally parents want to start their kids off on a healthy, happy note with breakfasts that are both nutritious and delicious. HuffPost asked several nutritionists what …

How Silicon Valley Came to Be a Land of ‘Bros’

SAN FRANCISCO — Emily Chang caused a mini earthquake in Silicon Valley last month when Vanity Fair published an excerpt from her new book, “Brotopia.”<p>With a headline that promised to bring us inside Silicon Valley’s “secretive, orgiastic dark side,” Ms. Chang laid out how drug-fueled sex parties …