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Why Mushrooms Are a Must on Your Weight-Loss Menu

As far as vegetables go, mushrooms might seem inconsequential in the healthy stakes because we usually associate them with indulgent fry-up breakfasts, pizza toppings, and buttery side dishes, but this misunderstood vegetable is on its way to being crowned the latest must-eat weight-loss food. …

Several Probes Target Insulin Drug Pricing

With the price of a crucial diabetes drug skyrocketing, at least five states and a federal prosecutor are demanding information from insulin manufacturers and the pharmaceutical industry’s financial middlemen about their business relationships and the soaring price of diabetes drugs.<p>Attorneys …

Pharma

7 Social Media Marketing Tactics That Work

Over 50 million businesses use Facebook Business Pages, and 2 million of those businesses also benefit from using Facebook as their main advertising …

Public Relations

Codeverse, a Hackable Classroom That Teaches Kids to Code

The world of coding has expanded rapidly in the past few years. There are platforms that allow amateur coders to throw their hats in the ring and …

This Politician Gave Away Your Data. Now Buy Hers.

Marsha Blackburn—who got nearly $700K from the telecom industry—voted to make selling private browsing data easier. The guy who raised over $100K to …

3 Easy Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Online Store

Unique domain names, great content and influencers can help your store compete.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As consumers, we are overwhelmed with choice when it comes to satisfying our shopping needs. Giant retailers like Amazon and eBay carry almost everything we …

5 Tips to Draw More Customers to Your E-Commerce Site

5 Ways to Draw More Customers to Your E-Commerce Site<p>Effective and Affordable Online Marketing Tactics<p>Updated October 31, 2017<p>Within the current …

3 Simple Steps to Automate Your Content Marketing

Creating content marketing eats up your time. Here's how to use automation to get better, quicker results.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a business owner who has to perform multiple tasks in a day -- sometimes simultaneously -- you likely appreciate the benefits of …

43 Apps and Extensions Making Google Chrome the Best Small Business Browser

From collaboration to productivity, Google Chrome does it all for business users. In honor of National Small Business Week, here are 43 add-ons that …

How to Score College Scholarships — Even if You’re Not a ‘Genius’

The first day Kristina Ellis started high school, her mother — a widow and a hairdresser — told her daughter she didn’t have the resources to pay for college.<p>“My mom said, ‘I love you. I believe in you. But you are going to be on your own after graduation,’” Ellis told NBC News. “You have four …

College & University

We have Lincoln wrong: Our greatest Lincoln historian explains his real Civil War motivations

Too often, we settle for the idea that Lincoln fought to save a mythical union. He really fought for opportunity<p>The United States has just concluded a five-year observance of the sesquicentennial of the Civil War. As in the past, most new books about the period have focused principally on matters …

A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

9 Secrets Every Salesperson Needs to Know

Effective sales is the single most important factor for a company's success. A company's revenue and size is entirely dependent on the organization's ability to close business and turn leads into clients.<p>Despite working in sales for most of my career, I have met very few sales people.<p>I have met …

Selling

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

How to Keep Home Maintenance Costs Under $300 a Year

Cringe at the thought of major repairs to your home? It’s the little preventative maintenance things you do throughout the year that’ll keep big …

Federal judge says Supreme Court should “stfu”

Judge Richard George Kopf says the Hobby Lobby decision, to most Americans, “looks stupid and smells worse”<p>In the wake of the Hobby Lobby ruling, George H.W. Bush appointee Judge Richard George Kopf has some advice for how the Supreme Court can guard against losing even more prestige and legitimacy …