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It's The First Day Of The Rest Of Your Investing Life

You know the old grade-school joke, I’m sure.<p>“What day is it?” Answer: “The first day of the rest of your life.”<p>Corny, I know, but thought-provoking as well. The past really is the past. Whatever happens next in your life is about what you do or don’t do today and tomorrow and the next day. It’s a …

Friday's need-to-know money news

<b>Today’s top story:</b> The consequences of never checking your credit report. <b>Also in the news:</b> How your smart phone can help your budget, how bad America …

9 Ways to Invest in Yourself

You are your own greatest asset.<p>Think about it. Who you are, how you feel about yourself, how you present yourself, what you know, your overall …

9 Strategies for a Cheaper Night Out

I’m sure many 20-somethings are familiar with the pang of regret that can follow a wild night out on the town. It usually sets in when I check my …

Motivational Money Management

The batter hit a towering fly ball to shallow right center field, allowing me to run in from the outfield and get in position to make the catch. …

How Do Private Student Loans Work?

Private students loans are the #1 way that student loan borrowers get into trouble. Hands down. The reason is that the Federal government has limits …

Your Game Plan for Getting the Highest Credit Score Possible

A high credit score can make or break your qualification for just about any line of credit, including a credit card, car loan or mortgage. If you …

5 Traits of People Who Build Lasting Companies

Adrenaline might get your idea off the ground initially, but it takes a lot more than that to stay in business.<p>Over the last 13 years of writing about tech companies, I've picked up a few things about what it takes to start a company--and build one that lasts.<p>Often entrepreneurs initially are …

Why You Should Redesign Your Office For Introverts

People work differently and should be given space to do their best work, says author and introvert Susan Cain.<p>Susan Cain is not depressed. She’s deep in thought, with her elbow on her desk, head resting on her hands. Yet colleagues would regularly come up to her and ask if she was okay. She was …

Is Your Business Plan Missing This Vital Ingredient?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As many as half of startups are no longer in business just four short years later, according to some statistics. Most businesses are owned by entrepreneurs who are driven, passionate and ambitious. So, how is it possible that so many fail?<p>…

Small Business

10 Ways To Organize Your Home With Evernote

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …

Alzheimer's Disease

How I Learned to Stay Organized with Evernote, Post-its & Foamcore

I like to think I’m a fairly organized person. I have to be. I’ve got stories to edit and events to plan. I write 5,000 to 10,000 words a week. Some …

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4 Speaking Tricks You've Got to Try

These tips will help you craft a presentation that you can deliver with confidence, no matter how great your fear of public speaking.<p>If simply hearing the phrase "public speaking" makes you cringe, Zach Holman, a prominent developer at GitHub, the software-development network, feels your pain. …

Infographic: How Business Owners Will Spend Their Money in 2014

Entrepreneurs are feeling optimistic this year and planning to grow. Check out this forecast for where they will invest the most.<p>The future looks bright for small business owners in 2014. After years of pulling the purse strings tightly, entrepreneurs are now on track to spend, spend, spend. Check …

The Flip Side of Negative Emotions

Uncomfortable thoughts and feelings at work are actually good for you, at least if you handle them the right way.<p>Consider the various negative thoughts and emotions you've ever experienced at work--perhaps fear of failure, guilt about success, feeling like an imposter, or the discomfort of …

Self-help

4 Work-Life Balance Stories Every Woman Should Read

These recommended reads include takeaways you probably need to take to heart.<p>It's been more than three years since Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg gave her famous <i>Lean In</i> TED talk, and encouragingly, the conversation about women and leadership continues today, but with a greater number of -- and more …

10 Startup Lessons You Won't Learn in School

Sooner or later, every entrepreneur learns a few of the same things.<p>It's incredibly tough to get accepted to a top business school. But that's okay, since the best startup school is the School of Hard Knocks, the institution where every applicant gets accepted (and no one ever truly graduates …

6 Habits of Great Connectors

Entrepreneur Scott Dinsmore shares the traits that the best networkers he's met have in common.<p>The second part of the 1936 Dale Carnegie classic book, <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i>, is called "Six Ways to Make People Like You."<p>All these years later, connecting with new people remains a …

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4 Traits That Separate Real Entrepreneurs From Wannabes

Truly successful entrepreneurs aren't moved by the prospects of fame and fortune. Instead, these four principles guide everything they do.<p>I invite entrepreneurs everywhere to read a post written by Ashish Sinha on the Indian tech entrepreneur blog NextBigWhat. He tells the tale of two …

The Customer Is Not Your Friend (Yet)

The secret to genuine customer relationships that last? Don't get too chummy too soon. Follow these steps instead.<p>Strong customer relationships are the key to building any business or career. According to a conversation I had a few years ago with bestselling author Jeffrey Gitomer, building a …

8 Must-have Cheat Sheets for Web Designers and Developers

As a web designer or developer, it’s nearly impossible to remember multiple programming languages, frameworks, and keyboard shortcuts to various …

20 Creative Envelope Designs That Impress

Everyone’s on emails and messaging apps these days, which makes receiving mail in the post something of a rare occasion. When you do receive snail …

42 Inspiring Flat Design Websites | Website Designing

A beautiful collection of professional responsive creative <b>HTML5 websites</b> which are using the latest <b>Flat Design</b> Trend. Websites are imperative to …

The Best Way to Run a Business Meeting

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Meeting etiquette is key to good business, as face-time allows for clear communication and effective decision making. But all too often, meetings run longer than they should and fail to keep attendees engaged.<p>Whether you're meeting with …

Management

Why Faith Belongs in Your Workplace

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I started my first business online with faith being as much a part of my success as a keyboard and Netscape. It was in the '90s, when Overture was the biggest pay per click platform and AOL reminded me hourly, "You've got mail!"<p>With no …

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