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20 easy steps to become a millionaire

It arises from the decisions that you make in your day-to-day life as well.<p>There are more millionaires than ever nowadays, and it's not because the financial market is good; in fact, it is pretty common knowledge that the economy has definitely seen better days, and the people able to find success …

21 Badass Trading Desk Setups From Around The World

That's why we put out a call to our readers to send in pictures of their oh-so-important spaces, and the response was just awesome.<p>The desks came in from Croatia to Chicago, Brazil to Switzerland. You sent us everything from massive desks with a bunch of screens to killer views that likely make the …

The Ultimate List of Online Resources for Being a Better Photographer

We thought it would be helpful to put together a list of resources that photographers generally use and how they use them. This is a bit of a “living …

Photography

50 Places In Europe You Need To Visit In Your Lifetime

We've come up with the ultimate bucket list of travel destinations in Europe.<p>From biking along the canals of Amsterdam to tasting Chianti in Italy's Tuscany region, here are 50 things you need to do in Europe in your lifetime.

Tanya’s Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid as a New Photographer, Part 2

<i>Welcome to Time Out with Tanya, where I’ve put my fast paced graphic design career on hold in favor of adventures in motherhood. I’m capturing every</i> …

How to Become an Entrepreneur

I recently had the opportunity to give a TEDx talk on 'How to be an entrepreneur?' in Los Angeles, and I thought back to two years ago when I couldn't even properly pronounce the word 'entrepreneur.' Back then, I didn't quite understand what someone did as an entrepreneur or how they became one. …

Do You Think Like a Successful Entrepreneur?

How to Be an Entrepreneur Who Doesn't Suck

Here's the sugar-coated version of what I'm about to say: Starting your first company comes with a learning curve.<p>Now here's the harsh-but-true version: A lot of new entrepreneurs just plain suck at being the boss.<p>Blunt as that is, it's also understandable - there's no doubt that entrepreneurship …

10 Key Outsourcing Mistakes Made By Entrepreneurs

These days, it is almost impossible to find a small business where everything is done at the home location, by full-time employees. We are in the age of outsourcing, by any of many popular names, including subcontracting, freelancing, and virtual assistants. These approaches allow your startup to …

4 Ways to Evolve Your Content Marketing Strategy

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Running a good blog or content marketing strategy probably isn’t as hard as running a kingdom. Figuring out what your readers actually want from you can be done through surveys, monitoring website analytics and several other easily …

Write a Winning Business Plan With These 8 Key Elements

CEO and Founder of Voices.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For everything in life, you need a plan, right?<p>The same can be said for business. Every business, whether a startup or a full-fledged, profitable organization, needs a business plan. To know where you are …

5 Things You Must Do When Entering Into a 50/50 Partnership

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A 50/50 partnership is like marriage: One partner can’t do something without the consent of the other. Because of this arrangement, trust is the most important factor to make this business partnership work -- without it, the rise of …

4 Tips for Getting More Company Mentions on Social Media

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Much has been written about the optimal time to post content to your followers on social networks. But what do we learn if ask where and how your name or keywords are mentioned the most by your users?<p>That user-centric approach was taken …

5 Tips on Developing a Successful Inbound-Marketing Strategy

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a small-business owner, you wear a lot of hats: customer support, HR, media relations, bookkeeper, and the list goes on. With so many responsibilities, having marketing strategies doesn't always make the top of the list. But it should, …

Imagining a Future When Mobile Devices Deal With All Kinds of Money Matters

Mobile use this year is projected to surpass desktop Internet use, so developers are responding to the market with elegant choices. In order to reach Gen Y and early-adopter customers, banks and financial institutions need to be strategically positioned with a mobile-first mentality because that’s …

Looking for Inspiration? Take a Hike.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to generate new ideas? Throw on your walking shoes.<p>A recent study published in the Journal of Experimental Psychology by Stanford University researchers Marily Oppezzo, a doctoral student in education psychology, and Daniel Schwartz, …

The 5 Secrets of Great Bosses

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you think of your best boss ever, what did he or she do that created an inspiring work environment for you? How did he or she act to enable your high performance and high engagement each day?<p>I’ve asked thousands of people in my …

Get Big and Lean

Following a workout routine day-in and day-out can get tedious and boring. Sometimes it’s a good idea to just break the routine and go with a quick …

Workouts

Wood, White and Worked All Over: 10 Modern Desks

A man’s desk is his life. It’s where he does his work, pays his bills, keeps his keepsakes, composes his words and his thoughts. It might be the most …

Pyramid Reprogramming

The traditional method of set progression in the world of bodybuilding/fitness revolves around what is known as “pyramiding.” This simply involves …

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Talk about bringing the outside in! Architecture firm Miller Hull, based in Seattle and San Diego, have created homes that are a dream. Floor to …