Linda Krehbiel

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Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez guilty of murder

<b>Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been found guilty of the first-degree murder of his friend, another American footballer.</b><p>Relatives of the victim wept in the Massachusetts courthouse as the verdict was announced on live television.<p>Hernandez was sentenced to life in prison …

Crime

21 Top Destinations for Active and Adventurous Vacations

Vacation means lying by the pool, hitting up the buffet and chilling out on the beach ─ right? Well, maybe for some people. But if that’s not your …

The Sweet Science Of Virality

You are bad at predicting virality. We are less bad (barely.) That's why science is here to make us all better. Learn all our secrets to winning the internet, one headline at a time. If you've seen previous versions of our training, some of this will be old hat. But we put a new hat in there too.

5 Tips to Help Teachers Who Struggle with Technology

If you plan on introducing a new technology or are embarking on the mighty task of becoming a wireless BYOD school, here are five tips to help your …

31 Twitter Tips: How To Use Twitter Tools And Twitter Best Practices For Business

For years I have wondered what the value of Twitter is for sales and business. Everyone knows the indisputable value of LinkedIn for B2B sales, marketing, B2B prospecting, and entrepreneurs in general. But Twitter is finally gaining traction in B2B.<p>This article shares some of the latest Twitter …

Leap.it wants to make search social and visual

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Even as Google controls 67.5 percent of the search market, there are still startups that are trying to change the way the …

The Easiest Way to Know When to Quit Your Job

If you clicked on this article, the time to quit is now.<p>That was easy!<p>The fact is that once you start looking for advice about leaving, you already …

How to Research Your Business Idea

Your brilliant idea may indeed be brilliant--or it may need some work. Here's how to find out whether you're ready for startup.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Somewhere between scribbling your idea on a cocktail napkin and actually starting a business, there's a process …

5 Powerful Notes to Write That Will Change Your Life | Inc.com

Phone calls are great. But when you want to say something important, writing a note, especially a handwritten note, can be even more powerful.<p>Why? Notes are unexpected. (Who writes letters anymore?) Notes can be savored. Notes can be saved. Notes can be pulled out and reread dozens of times.<p>The …

Snowplows

Twitter: It's Not Just for Breakfast Anymore

In my business as a professional speaker and social media consultant, I often get asked a version of the following when I tell people about the value …

3 Places to Get a Crash Course in Entrepreneurship | Inc.com

Though no classroom can truly prepare you for the ups and downs of being an entrepreneur, you’re not completely on your own.<p>A new breed of start-up-focused schools, taught by entrepreneurs, has emerged to help aspiring founders fix their weak spots--whether it’s being clueless about coding, …

Startups

How One Couple Turned $1,500 Into A Billion-Dollar Global Brand

In the beginning, all Mel and Patricia Ziegler wanted was to escape the rat race. The San Francisco couple — Mel a journalist at the San Francisco Chronicle, Patricia a courtroom artist and illustrator — wanted more time to draw, paint and write.<p>But they only had $1,500 in savings between the two …

5 Tips for Finding the Right Idea

Ask any entrepreneur and they will tell you—building a business around the right idea is easily the toughest part of getting started. Will this idea …

Entrepreneurship

How To Launch Anything

Starting From Scratch<p>In July 2012, my blog had 100 subscribers. Two months later, I made $12,500 in sales in just one day. It turns out that you can …

Don't Launch Your Business Without Covering These Legal Bases

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I have worked with many entrepreneurs who feared navigating the legal system. One common belief shared among early-stage startups is that the more they spend on legal advice, the less money they will have to run, grow or market their …

The Business App 50: The Best Apps To Help You Do Your Job

These devices have transformed our daily lives. While much attention is given to the coolest consumer apps, mobile apps that help you do your job better are arguably even more important.<p>With that in mind, we've assembled a collection of apps that can help you be a rock star at work.<p>We curated this …

How to Build your Personal Brand

<i>Adii Pienaar is the author of Brandiing, a practical guide to content strategy and branding for business. Having had some success as a startup entrepreneur, Adii is now launching PublicBeta, a learning platform for entrepreneurs, by entrepreneurs.</i><p>The most important thing that you can work on today …

What Your Company Logo Says About Your Brand (Infographic)

This story originally appeared on PR Daily<p>A truly great company logo becomes synonymous with its identity. Think about the McDonald’s golden arches, Apple’s apple, Coca-Cola’s cursive typeface, Nike’s swoosh and all the other iconic brand images that you remember.<p>But what does a logo say about your …

Five Things I Wish Every Advertiser, Marketer, And PR Pro Knew

A few weeks ago, one of my recent students asked me if there is anything I wish I had taught but never got around to teaching. I thought the question …

The Art Of Accidental Networking

Russell Henry, 35, dreamed of a career in IT, but he didn’t have a college degree or the appropriate job experience. By day he worked as a manager at a local theater, and, in his free time, he spent hours tinkering with computers as a hobby.<p>“I enjoyed the technical and problem-solving aspects of …

12 Myths about Starting a Business

1. I need to write a business plan before I start.<p>No, you don’t. Start-ups are so unpredictable that writing a business plan is a pointless exercise. …

Six Steps to Starting Your Own Business

Looking to be your own boss? Here's how to get started on the right foot as an entrepreneur.<p>Maybe you have a million-dollar idea, or maybe you have …

The Worst Business Plan Mistake Entrepreneurs Make

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Years ago, I was hired by a group of entrepreneurs to write a business plan I will never forget. That is because we made a fatal business planning mistake that caused the venture to lose it chance at VC funding.<p>The founders had a personal …

Creating Cool Product Names for a New Product Idea - Creative Thinking Mini-Poster

Among the most popular Brainzooming blog posts are those with creative thinking questions for creating cool product names for a new product idea. The …

Creativity

The Eight Habits Of Extremely Successful Entrepreneurs

Great entrepreneurs don’t write great books. In fact, they don’t write many books at all.<p>Neither fact is surprising. Successful entrepreneurs are typically too busy innovating to write down much of anything. And on those rare occasions when they attempt to create a book, it’s filled with what they …

The Wisdom Of The 20-Minute Startup

By Ryan Hoover5 minute Read<p>“What cool new products are you using?”<p>We all ask this question. It’s a common conversation starter, especially in the …

How to Start a Business in 10 Days

This story appears in the September 2013 issue of <i>Startups</i>. Subscribe »<p>With an executive staffing venture about to open, a business loan from the in-laws gnawing at her conscience and a new baby to care for, Michelle Fish was already feeling the pressure. But what really pushed her over the edge was …

Market Research News & Topics

How you can get the most money from your customers by giving them exactly what they want to buy<p>Perry Marshall 5 min read<p>On this week's episode of 'Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch,' one contestant underscores the importance of doing your homework as an entrepreneur.<p>Entrepreneur Staff 2 min read<p>Recycling …

leap.it

The Future Of Digital 2013

<b>Business has changed.</b><p>This was the pure sentiment of my second book, CTRL ALT Delete, which came out this past summer (and, if you're so inclined, I …