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10 Paleo-vegan recipes that can be made in under 10 minutes

Whether you’re crawling Pinterest or your IRL cookbook collection for mealtime inspiration, you typically have to choose your alliance: are you vegan …

Vegan

7 Steps to a Perfectly Written Business Plan

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every business needs to have a written business plan. Whether it’s to provide direction or attract investors, a business plan is vital for the success for your organization. But, how do you write a business plan?<p>SBA.gov recommends that a …

Scarlett Johansson's popcorn shop - and 7 other Hollywood stars with surprising sidelines

Lots of people dream of becoming a mega-rich Hollywood star – but even top actors sometimes supplement their income by turning their talents to other, potentially more lucrative activities (bizarrely, none of them have yet tried pursuing a side career in journalism).<p>The latest superstar to try out …

35 Outstanding Podcast Picks From Entrepreneurs Like You | Inc.com

I thought it would be fun to create a list of popular podcasts, but download numbers can be skewed so who's to say what's popular? With that in mind I reached out to my list of peers, clients, and social media connections and received a wonderful response. From marketing, to politics, to religion, …

Self-improvement

Ten of the Coolest Fashion Bloggers on Instagram in 2016 | Inc.com

Social media helps fashion trends soar to new heights. The use of Instagram allows fashion bloggers to reach larger, more specific audiences. Style is very preferential for everyone, and it is a good idea to follow a fashion blogger that focuses on the style or styles that you identify with the …

Louis Vuitton

5 Classics Every Entrepreneur Should Make Time to Read | Inc.com

There are a few books out there that have stood the test of time in the business world. They helped shape the industry years ago, and they continue to remain true to this day. If you have high aspirations for yourself and haven't read these five books, you are doing yourself a disservice. They are …

Self-improvement

An Easy Guide to Contacting Your Elected Representatives About Gun Control

If you're hurting like I am right now, thinking about the epidemic of gun violence in this country, but you have not yet contacted your elected representatives to make your voice heard, it's time.<p>I believe that many of us are disillusioned with our government, knowing the power the gun lobby holds …

Google Tech Entrepreneur Nanodegree helps developers turn apps into business (it can be free)

You may be able to make amazing apps, but it takes a special set of skills to effectively get your content into some of those 1 billion+ active Android users around the world. There’s over 1.6 million Android apps in the Google Play Store (according to Statista), so the competition is fierce and …

UX Design

7 Books Arianna Huffington Wants You to Read for Personal Growth | Inc.com

In a society where a lack of sleep and burnout are worn as badges of honor, Arianna Huffington knows that there is a better way to find success and happiness.<p>While Huffington acknowledges that some people succeed despite exhausting themselves, no one succeeds because of it. "Many, many more people …

Biographies

How to Write a Great Business Plan: Financial Analysis | Inc.com

Numbers tell the story. Bottom line results indicate the success or failure of any business.<p>Financial projections and estimates help entrepreneurs, lenders, and investors or lenders objectively evaluate a company's potential for success. If a business seeks outside funding, providing comprehensive …

Small Business

20 Smart Apps For Enterpreneurs To Use

A list of great apps for entrepreneurs to increase productivity, manage projects effectively and expand your business with ease!

These 10 Podcasts May Just Get You to Stop Listening to Music

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I used to listen to a lot of music, during my morning commute to work, again on the return home and at other times throughout the day. There is nothing wrong with listening to music, but it wasn’t helping me to become a better business …

4 Keys to Crafting a Winning Startup Story

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Like many technology entrepreneurs, I'm more comfortable with logic than storytelling. But entrepreneurs need to be able to tell an engaging story to attract capital and advice from investors.<p>The gap between many entrepreneurs' weak …

Five Steps to Securing your Next Venture Capital Funding Round | Inc.com

You wouldn't know it from all the funding announcements these days, but raising capital is tough. Even for those entrepreneurs that do raise, the process is time consuming, risky and can result in mistakes that are hard to recover from. If you are planning to raise venture capital this year, here …

Venture Capital

10 Tips for Creating a Winning Business Plan in PowerPoint

<i>In their book</i> Write Your Business Plan<i>, the staff of Entrepreneur Media offer an in-depth understanding of what’s essential to any business plan, what’s appropriate for your venture, and what it takes to ensure success. In this edited excerpt, the authors offer some quick-hitting tips that can help</i> …

Business Plans: Mapping Your Road to Success

When I work with startups, I am invariably asked whether they "really need to bother with a business plan." Small businesses owners pose the same question. The answer to both is typically a resounding YES -- and that's why my venture capitalist and investor clients never ask whether spending the …

Starting a Business? 12 Must-Read Books

The children’s classic “The Little Engine That Could” should be required reading for entrepreneurs. Photo: Allen<p>If you want to be a successful …

Entrepreneurship

Social Marketing Platform SocialBro Adds Twitter Monitoring

Social media campaign management platform SocialBro has just launched a monitoring tool that harnesses the power of Twitter data, enabling deep data mining across available Twitter content in real-time.<p>With this addition to its arsenal, SocialBro is able to provide its users with full real-time and …

The 20 Must-Read Fitness, Health, and Happiness Books of 2014

Book nerds, unite! We admit that while we love surfing the net and audibly groan whenever the WiFi goes down, our joy in curling up with a great book …

Food

How To Use Your Slow Cooker As A Steamer

With fall well under way and winter knocking at the door, slow cooker season is officially here, and we couldn't be happier. Slow cookers are one of our favorite kitchen gadgets; they're like magical machines that churn out meals we never thought we could make on our own. From moist and tender meat …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, You may be missing out on some of its most powerful features.<p><b>1) Take Siri to School</b> <br>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another …

Bulk Bin Snack Bars Recipe on Food52

• 1 1/2 cups oats<br>• 3/4 cup whole almonds<br>• 1/2 cup dried cherries<br>• 1/3 cup chopped walnuts<br>• 1/3 cup pepitas<br>• 1/2 cup shredded coconut, unsweetened<br>• 1/4 cup shelled sunflower seeds<br>• 1/3 cup ground flax seed<br>• 1/3 cup honey<br>• 1 cup almond butter<br>• 1/4 cup unsweetened apple sauce<p>Line a baking tin or dish (mine was 10 x 14 …

Breakfast

x3 Watering Can

Yeah, it’s just a watering can, big deal. And, yes, a single metal tube is bent three times (hence the name) to create the handle and the pour spout. …

Gardening