Nicholas Giannone

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5 Ways to Build an Audience for Your Blog and 10 Ways to Make Money Once You Have

To succeed as a blogger you must be diligent, methodical and have something to say people are interested in hearing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're looking to start a blog, or you're already knee-deep in blogging, you've likely scoured the ends of the earth …

Marketing

This Sheet Pan Orange-Garlic Chicken Is a Weeknight Win

Have you ever tried mojo? The cuban sauce is heavy on the garlic and orange juice, and it happens to be a delicious marinade for chicken. With a …

5 Secrets to Keeping Your 9-5 Job While Growing Your Side Hustle

Keep your steady paycheck, build a little side income and after awhile you're making real money.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For many people, settling into a traditional 9-to-5 job means no longer having time to focus on their true passions. For others, that 9-to-5 …

Small Business

A Brutal Truth About Success That Few People Are Willing to Admit

Success is never found in acquiring what you don't have, but in what you're willing to do with what you already possess.<p>Imagine the looks on people's faces when someone says, "You don't need to buy a lighter bike. You'd be a lot better off if you lost 10 or 20 pounds."<p>(We'll get back to that lovely …

So You Want to Read The ’80s: Here’s Where to Start

I first read this book as a school assignment. Needless to say, I had a badass teacher. The story of Harry is an ageless one — a person brought into …

Books

3 exercises to tone your glutes

Sick of squats and lunges? Though those two exercises are great for your glutes, they can be hard on the knees. Instead, try these three lower-impact training exercises. They're guaranteed to tone and shape your legs and glutes, while leaving you sore in all the right places.<p>Each move is crafted to …

Muscle

How Smart People Handle Difficult People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negativity they spread, while others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they …

Emotional Intelligence

10 Monthly Dividend Stocks to Buy to Pay the Bills

I like making money in the stock market. But I <i>love</i> dividends. You see, the problem with capital gains is that in order to actually enjoy them, you …

Best Ways to Exercise at Home

Whether you're allergic to the gym, want to save money or crave convenience, exercising at home is an easy choice to make. What's more difficult is …

Five Life Lessons You Can Only Learn Against Your Will

We can’t help learning lessons as we go through life. Some of the lessons we learn are rewarding and exhilarating — like learning how to accept praise graciously and how to give advice when people look up to you enough to ask for your advice.<p>Some of the most vital lessons we have to learn are ones …

Andy Kaufman, Redd Foxx Holograms to Tour

In what’s becoming a burgeoning industry for deceased celebrities, the holograms of comedians Andy Kaufman and Redd Foxx will go on tour next year. …

Lamb of God Plot Winter Tour With Anthrax

Lamb of God‘s tour in support of new LP <i>VII: Sturm Und Drang</i> will extend into 2016 as the metal act will embark on a 19-date headlining jaunt with …

Digital Pop Star Hatsune Miku Announces First North American Headlining Tour

Hatsune Miku, is, for the uninitiated, a digital pop star from Japan. (She isn't a real person. She's a computer-generated avatar.) Fans and professionals alike use her synthesized voice to make their own songs, making her the focus of an international community of co-creators. She has toured with …

How to Tell if a Nutrition Bar Is Actually Healthy

Not all packaged bars are created equal.<p>You've probably heard that in March 2015 the FDA sent a warning letter to KIND Snacks. The agency's main beef with some of the company's bars? They call themselves "healthy"—even though certain flavors contain more than 2.5 grams of saturated fat. (The FDA's …

9 Health Foods That Aren’t Worth the Money

After handing over what feels like your whole paycheck at Whole Foods, it’s not uncommon to wonder whether the health foods you picked up are worth …

Having a Meltdown? Here's What to Do

I have learned over the past year and a half that chasing a dream means getting WAY outside the boundaries of your comfort zone. Some days, you're going to be terrified. You're going to second guess yourself. You might even, for just a moment, forget why you're doing it.<p>It's hard to be an …

Avant-garde

Fitness tools make strengthening the core less of a chore

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Strengthening the core, or midsection muscles of the body, is important for everyday activities from hoisting a toddler to swinging a golf club, according to fitness experts.<p>Toning the abdominals and oblique muscles through a series of moves such as lunges or squats can also …

What you need to know about investing in gold

<i>"A gold mine is a hole in the ground with a bunch of liars standing next to it."</i><p>I started investing in gold in 2005. Not a bad time, right?<p>Here's why I started: I was the ETF trader at Lehman Brothers at the time. A couple of guys came by to talk about this crazy idea they had about a gold ETF. I …

What to Eat to Build Muscle and Lose Fat - 10 Super Foods to Help You

If you are training hard at the gym then you may as well turn your hard earned efforts into maximum results. You can do this by ensuring you eat the …

10 Must Have Mobile Apps For First-Time Entrepreneurs

Facebook TwitterGoogle+LinkedIn<p>Today, it has become increasingly difficult for startups to level the playing field. Big brands seem continue to take …

Apps

21 Habits Of Successful Entrepreneurs That Everyone Should Learn

You have dreams, aspirations and goals. And as a savvy hacker, you know that what you do day-to-day is directly tied to your future success. So you …

Time Management

The Value of College May Not Be What You Think It Is

<i>Author Ethan Lipsitz is the CEO and co-founder of Apliiq -- a creative platform that is redefining the custom t-shirt.</i><p>I started Apliiq from my dorm room at the University of Pennsylvania. Building the business as a college student was one of the most important things I could have done. The combined …

Entrepreneurship

You Should Pay Off These Types of Debts First | Investopedia

There are few things as disheartening as finding yourself under a massive amount of debt. Unfortunately, that’s an experience many consumers have, …

This Is the Key to Happiness, According to Psychotherapists

The story you tell yourself about your life.<p>When your vision of your life story is inadequate, depression can result.<p>Psychotherapists actually help …

Creative Writing

Feeling Stressed? This Mindfulness Website Will Help Put Your Problems In Perspective In Just 60 Seconds

Having one of those days when it feels like you're carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders? A new website has a brilliantly simple …

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10 Easy Ways to Kick-Start Your Metabolism Every Morning

MilanMarkovic78/Shutterstock<p>Your metabolism is one of the major keys to providing your body with the energy it needs to keep going. It converts <b>the</b> …

How to Actually Start Saving Money While Still Paying Rent and Bills

If there’s any parental question we all dread, it’s the biannual “So, are you saving any money?” It’s a pretty important issue, in their defense, but what’s a guy or girl with an entry-level salary to do? (Besides live off peanut butter and Ramen, of course.) Plainly put, saving money is hard when …

21 Ways to Achieve Wealth and Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In his book, <i>Rich Habits -- The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals</i>, Tom Corley outlines several habits that distinguish the wealthy from the nonwealthy.<p>It got me to think, How many people operate on autopilot and don’t stop to …

Self-improvement