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3 Creative Ways to Use Twitter Hashtags to Promote Your Business

Does your business have a hashtag strategy? It’s easy enough to add one or two relevant hashtags to the end of a tweet – like #education, …

Social Media

Colombia's exports dropped another 13% in 2016

Colombia’s exports dropped 13% in 2016 in spite of a minor increase in exports to its biggest trade partner, the United States, for the first time …

Economy

Why Smart People Don't Multitask

Multitasking is really tempting. It's also really bad for you.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You may have heard that multitasking is bad for you, but new studies show that it kills your performance and may even damage your brain. Every time you multitask you …

Time Management

Top 4 keywords every brand should monitor

Most marketers know that tracking keyword rankings properly is important and have keyword tracking tools to help them make sure their top keywords are performing well in Google and other top search engines. To add to tracking organic keywords, there’s social media monitoring that entered the …

AdWords

Forget Coding–Here’s The Skill You Need Most When You Start Your Career

Your technical chops may not give you the edge when you’re new to the workforce, but your network might.<p>It used to be that the only way to climb a career ladder was to pick up more skills. Learn how to do X, get paid more for it, and earn job-title Y. Up you went. Each new capability you mastered …

Employment

This game takes you through the madness of founding your own startup

Do you dream of one day being your own boss, or growing your germ of an idea into a billion-dollar business? Before you take the plunge, you might want to spend a few hours with <i>The Founder</i>.<p>Developed and crowdfunded by researcher Francis Tseng, this browser game puts you in the shoes of a startup …

5 Things the Best Leaders Do Every Day

Start by recognizing your staff members for their good work. And do it in public.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors,</i> …

Employee Engagement

Opinion: How to invest in the Trump era: Buy shares of private companies

An idea for investors: The next four years seem likely to favor Main Street over Wall Street.<p>Even as President Donald Trump’s economic policies are …

Investing

Markets Real Time

Warren Buffett: United States Has Been 'Blessed By Immigrants'<p>Bloomberg News<p>Billionaire investor Warren Buffett is speaking out in favor of immigration, as President Donald Trump moves to crack down on refugees and other illegal immigrants.<p>Mr. Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, points to a …

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Turns Into Rainmaker, and Shares Soar

Boeing Co. shares reached an all-time high as the 787 Dreamliner emerged from a decade of losses to help the company post rising profit and weather a …

Odebrecht again seeks to offload stake in Colombia river project

BOGOTA, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Brazilian construction conglomerate Odebrecht is looking to dispose of its entire stake in Colombia’s Magdalena River navigability project, as the company battles corruption allegations across Latin America, an official told Reuters.<p>Odebrecht had last year planned to give …

Brazil

5 Social Media Studies That Will Boost Your Marketing Skills

To help you better understand the ever-changing social media landscape, check out these studies.<p>9 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>We are very grateful for all the research that has been done on social media.<p>Social media studies have given us great ideas to improve our social media …

Social Media

You Only Need 20 Minutes For An Insanely Productive Day (With This Morning Ritual)

It’s Monday again.<p>The annoying alarm breaks the piece of silence you are enjoying. You keep pressing snooze and don’t want to leave your bed. As the …

Time Management

The domino effect of the Odebrecht bribery scandal in Colombia

The arrest of former senator Otto Bula on Saturday was the latest in a domino effect of falling political figures in Colombia as the bribery scandal …

9 basic photography mistakes (and how to fix them)

Every photographer makes mistakes when taking photos. Here are some tips to help identify and solve common issues that beginners may come across.<p>Wonky horizon<p>You're in position watching an amazing sunset and happily snapping away. But in the excitement you forgot to check that the horizon was …

Tutorials

7 reasons why you should start dating Colombian women

Are you interested in Latin women, or are you seeking a Latin wife?<br>Are you looking for an alternative to the ladies in your country ?<br>Find out if …

Colombian Plans, Part II

Two presidents, a plebiscite, a prize . . .<p><i>Editor’s Note: In our</i> <i>December 19 issue</i><i>, we published a piece by Jay Nordlinger called “Getting to Peace in</i> …

Colombian Plans, Part I

One country’s 2016<p><i>Editor’s Note: In our December 19 issue, we published a piece by Jay Nordlinger called “Getting to Peace in Colombia: A</i> …