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21 Minimalist Bullet Journal Spreads That Are So Pretty, You Might Sigh Out Loud

White paper + black ink = bliss.

Minimalism

The 5 Best To-Do List Apps to Boost Your Productivity

Looking for an app to boost your efficiency and organization? Here are five top choices.<p>6 min read<p><i>Editor’s Note: In Up Your Game we scope out the best products, apps and services to help make it easier to take your game to the next level.</i><p>We’re all busy. In fact, these days, it’s something people …

Apps

Every story in the world has one of these six basic plots

Researchers analysed over 1700 novels to reveal six story types – but can they be applied to our most-loved tales? Miriam Quick takes a look.<p>“My prettiest contribution to the culture” was how the novelist Kurt Vonnegut described his old master’s thesis in anthropology, “which was rejected because …

Literature

How to Price Your Product: A Simple Model

These five factors determine whether your offering commands a premium price or belongs in the bargain bin.<p>Few elements of marketing are more peril-fraught than pricing. If you charge too much, you don't sell as much, which blunts your growth. If you charge too little, you're leaving money on the …

Product Management

May These Star Wars Cocktails Be With You on May the Fourth

Forget Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby — there’s only one holiday this weekend that we’re concerned with, and that’s May 4th. Excuse us — May …

Darth Vader

Top 15 British gins

Here are our favourite British gins, from well known brands such as Tanqueray, Hendrick’s and Bombay Sapphire to craft gins including Two Birds Gin …

Whiskey

13 healthier Mexican recipes for your Cinco de Mayo party

It’s fun to celebrate Cinco de Mayo — a date that honors the Mexican army’s victory over the French empire on May 5, 1862. But some of the festivities’ typical foods and drinks (at least here in America, anyway) are not as healthy or low-cal as I’d like. To lighten things up a little without …

Healthy Eating

The 5 Crucial Features of a High-Converting Landing Page

Convincing people to visit your website might be tough, but the real challenge is convincing them to convert once they get there.If your content …

Marketing

This Is the Most Popular Sweet Potato Recipe on Pinterest

It was sometime last year that I became deeply enamored of sweet potatoes. I don't do anything particularly special with them or anything — I simply …

Sweet Potatoes

How to interpret and follow brand guidelines

The idea of following brand guidelines is something that doesn’t get a lot of attention on most design courses. “I’ve never come across an intern or …

Graphic Design

The television trick to learning a new language

<b>(CNN) —</b> Every day for about five years, Israeli sisters Reut and Shoham Nistel ran home from school, made themselves sandwiches and plopped down on the couch to watch an Argentine telenovela with Hebrew subtitles.<p>The girls became so proficient in Spanish that they started speaking it at home to …

TV

14 Recipes To Celebrate The Spring Equinox

You can finally say goodbye to the long, cold night of winter and get ready to see the sun again. The spring equinox officially marks the start of …

The Most-Saved Slow Cooker Recipes to Make Right Now

There's not a week that goes by where my slow cooker isn't put to work. It's the hero that helps me get dinner on the table when busy nights hit and …

Cooking

How to Make the Best Fried Rice Every Time

Fried rice is one of those dishes you can make with pretty much anything you have in your pantry. As long as you have the titular rice, you can toss in whatever veggies, proteins, and sauces you prefer for a meal in a pinch or on a budget. If it’s your first time, or you’ve been trying and failing …

Alphabet's Outline lets you run your own self-hosted VPN for free

Jigsaw, an incubator that’s part of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has launched Outline, an open-source virtual private network (VPN) that you can host on your own server at no charge.<p>As an initiative from the human-rights-focused Jigsaw, Outline is being billed as a tool to help journalists …

Skirt steak au poivre and side dishes for Memorial Day: Get the recipes!

Recipes<p>Hoda Kotb’s mom cooks up one of the family’s favorite dishes<p>03:36<p>Make chicken kebabs glazed with honey and soy for Mother’s Day<p>02:59<p>Make Ryan Scott’s foil-packet salmon with snap peas, edamame pesto<p>02:44<p>Rainbow drip cake, cake pop cones: Learn how to make these sweet treats<p>03:58<p>How to make …

Side Dishes

What Is Li-Fi? The New Alternative To Wi-Fi

Li-Fi is likely to reshape the world in ways Wi-Fi didn’t, by transmitting data through lamps, streetlights, and more.<p>Philips Lighting just unveiled a small coup. It’s providing internet to an entire office in France with nothing but its lights. That’s right, a company known for LED bulbs and …

Internet of Things

Why Content Marketing Needs To Be At The Heart Of Your Customer Acquisition Strategy

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Content marketing should be at the heart of your marketing strategy, allowing you to build a relationship with your target audience, bring your …

The Surprising Way People Can Tell if You're Rich, According to Science

Even if you walk tall and wear designer pieces, you still might look poor to others.<p>Like politics and religion, we usually consider it a little impolite or touchy to talk about how much money someone does or doesn't have. But what if there wasn't a way to hide our financial situation? What if …

12 Ways to Master Your Calendar and Manage Your Time for Maximum Results

Getting more done is all about assigning sufficient time to work without distraction on what is most important.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Charles Darwin once said, “A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” Some people, and …

Time Management

The Future Of Public Speaking - It's Not What You'd Expect

The days of the 1-hour keynote speech from a motivational speaker may be long gone.<p>At the National Speaker Association Winter Conference, the theme “The Future of Speaking” invited images of holograms and robots. While at least one robot did make it to the stage, content instead focused primarily …

Mobile Devices

The Website Migration Guide: SEO Strategy, Process, & Checklist

What is a site migration?<p>A site migration is a term broadly used by SEO professionals to describe any event whereby a website undergoes substantial …

20,000 scientists give dire warning about the future in 'letter to humanity' – and the world is listening

A dire warning to the world about its future, which predicts catastrophe for humanity, is continuing to gain momentum.<p>The letter – which was first …

This Stuffed Cabbage Soup Is Comfort in a Bowl

Stuffed cabbage is a comfort-food classic, but it's also a relatively time-intensive dish to make. When you don't have all afternoon to assemble the …

How to Polish Your Business Writing, According to 'Grammar Girl'

`Quick and Dirty Tips' inspired by Grammar Girl and National Grammar Day.<p>Sunday marks National Grammar Day. Who knew? Self-proclaimed grammar nerds across the country, I assure you.<p>To celebrate, I offer these tips and insights into proper grammar and good writing from Mignon Fogarty, a.k.a. Grammar …

15 Actually Useful Tips For Managing Your Time Better

This stuff works.<p>Please note: Not all submissions are from Community users.

Productivity

How To Create A Pitch Deck

The pitch deck is a presentation that entrepreneurs put together when seeking a round of financing from investors. On average pitch decks have no more than 19 slides.<p>Ultimately founders need two different sets of pitch decks. One version will be with a lot of text and information which will be …

Venture Capital

12 Speedy Keto Recipes You Can Make on One Sheet Pan

How to Design a Homepage That Converts

First impressions matter.<p>When someone visits your website, the first thing they’ll see is your homepage. The way your homepage is set up can make or …

Here's How to Calculate What's Working When You're Marketing on Lots of Channels

Determining which channel moved the customer to purchase is tricky when your marketing runs the gamut from Facebook ads to direct mail.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Long gone are the days of blindly spending marketing dollars without a data first mindset to clearly …