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SoloPro Says It 'Blows Up' Real Estate Agent Commissions

In a nod to the traditional real estate service model, SoloPro, a startup that connects homebuyers and sellers with third-party real estate agents …

Real Estate

Restaurant of the Future? Service With an Impersonal Touch

There’s a new quinoa restaurant in San Francisco — yes, quinoa restaurants are a thing in San Francisco, so that’s not what’s noteworthy. At this restaurant, customers order, pay and receive their food and never interact with a person.<p>The restaurant, Eatsa, the first outlet in a company with …

San Francisco

15 books to read in your 20s if you want to get rich

However, it can be difficult to know where or how to start, especially if your parents didn't teach you much about money or if you've never taken a personal finance class.<p>The good news is that there are a bunch of resources out there designed to jump start you on a path to financial success, and …

Personal Finance

VTS Raises $21M To Bring Big Data To Commercial Real Estate

VTS, a commercial real estate management platform previously known as View The Space, has raised $21 million in new funding to help real estate owners, brokers and investors leverage data to make better decisions.<p>OpenView Venture Partners led the Series B round, with participation from existing …

Real Estate

Here's the basic personal finance presentation requested by companies like Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn

It's called "Personal Finance for Engineers," but its concepts apply to anyone.<p>We've republished his slides here, courtesy of Wealthfront.<p><i>A previous version of this article was written by Steven Perlberg.</i>

LinkedIn

The Rise of Inbound Marketing and the Death of the Cold Call

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There has been a lot of debate recently as to whether inbound marketing departments will eventually overtake company sales teams. While I don’t see the salesman (or woman) fading out completely, I do believe that that old staple of sales, …

Marketing

Stories (Not Ads) Help Brands Connect With Millennials | Marketing Insider Group

By Michael Brenner<p>In Content Marketing<p>0<p>Intuitively it makes sense: the sooner a consumer is hooked on your brand — loyal to their core — the greater …

10 Surefire Ways To Build Your Wealth In 2015

<i>Be sure to check out the related story, 10 Surefire Ways To Boost Your Productivity in 2015.</i><p>A new year brings renewed energy to strive for one’s goals and dreams. And key to that pursuit is money.<p>Whether you’ve set your sights on launching a business, taking a trip to Patagonia, or buying a house, …

Personal Finance

Spring Sports Guide: The Surfer's Performance Workout

Professional surfers are among the fittest athletes in the world, built with great cardiovascular conditioning, core strength, and upper and lower …

Exercise

The best punching bag workout

Boxers, kickboxers, and mixed martial arts fighters don’t use treadmills to get ripped. Their shredded physiques come from fight training, of which …

For Service-Based Entrepreneurs, Here Are 9 Holiday Marketing Tactics to Boost Sales

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re a service-based business, I would be willing to bet you have been so busy working on your clients’ fall and winter needs you’ve completely forgotten your own brand.<p>Service-based businesses tend to struggle with promotions and a …

Small Business

5 investing tips for people who don’t have a lot of money

Sellers of lottery tickets suggest all you need is a dollar and a dream. Forget that nonsense: If you want a decent shot at making money, you’ll need …

Investing
Marketing

7 Marketing Technologies Every Company Must Use

With over 1,000 companies trying to sell some type of marketing technology in over 40 categories, it’s not surprising that the most common word that marketers use to describe themselves is “overwhelmed.” Indeed, according to my research into 351 mid-market B2B companies, except for companies in …

My Guide to Developing Commercial Real Estate

This book is a refreshing elaboration on a subject that has long been a mystery to so many people. Historically real estate developers (like me) have …

Surf Better in 4 Minutes a Day

<b>If a surfer were to practice this Prone Decompression series once a day for a week, they would surf better and feel better surfing.</b> This series …

Stock trader who called three crashes sees 20% collapse

MIAMI (MarketWatch) — Mark Cook, a veteran investor included in Jack Schwager’s best-selling book, “Stock Market Wizards,” and the winner of the 1992 …

Stock Markets

Stop Building Websites and Start Building Smart Sites

The mission of digital-telepathy is to make great design accessible to anyone by creating new standards that improve how people interact with and …

Website Building Platform BaseKit Raises Further £4.5M

Website building platform BaseKit, a Seedcamp winner from all the way back in 2008, has raised a further £4.5m in funding. The round was led by Angel CoFund, with participation from existing investors Eden Ventures, NESTA and Nauta Capital.<p>The additional funding brings total investment to ~£14.5m, …

Five Essential Retirement REITs

An ideal retirement investment should have three characteristics. It should offer a decent dividend yield. The dividend should be safe and reliable. And to protect against the ravages of inflation in your retirement years, the income stream should rise over time.<p>Surprisingly, most “income” …

How To Save Your Surfing with Yoga

Gerry Lopez, finding peace in the middle of a chaotic lifestyle. Photo: Burkard<p>After spending more than four decades studying the ancient Indian …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts