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6 Free and Low Cost Business Management Tools

Every small business needs an arsenal of online tools to achieve business success without breaking the bank. In today’s “freemium” world, many …

How I learned the importance of keeping in touch

I was recently walking in Manhattan when I saw someone who looked like Karen, a coworker from my first job, more than a decade ago.<p>Karen and I had …

Cold Shower Benefits for Your Health

Cold showers are any showers with a water temperature below 70°F. They may have health benefits. Water therapy (also called hydrotherapy) has been …

19 No-Brainer Hacks That'll Make Your Home Really Organized

Easy breezy.

4 BIG Mistakes To Avoid When Your Business Starts To Grow

Watching your business grow is a happy feeling. Nothing feels better than the sound of money flowing in your account after all the hard work you have put to bring all the pieces together, successfully creating a winning combination for your team.<p>If you thought getting your business up and running …

3 Cold Email Strategies With High Response Rates

The two most important things to keep in mind when it comes to cold email: persistence and personalization.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Cold emailing isn’t easy, but it can be a crucial part of your marketing funnel.<p>On average, people get 147 new emails every single …

Marketing

How this reluctant Fitbit investor almost missed a $1.6 billion windfall

Tech investor Brad Feld remembers his first call with Fitbit CEO James Park. It was in 2010, during a major snowstorm at his home in the Colorado …

6 Types of Businesses You Can Start With Almost No Cash

Have a craft creation to sell? Good at home repair? Resale transactions? Voila! You can become an entrepreneur-on-the-cheap.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re like millions of Americans, you dream of starting your own business. But of course, there are dozens of …

Small Business

Teriyaki Sauce

​How can I fix those annoying squeaks in my home?

A rumble here, a noise there – hearing sounds coming from your house is completely normal, seeing as it’s made up of a multitude of materials, wires, …

4 Mistakes 95% of Salespeople Make With Cold Emails

Here at Predictable Revenue, we collect a lot of incoming cold emails and send each other the best and worst examples to discuss. Some of the cold …

Business Development

The Bronx Zoo is getting a 45-foot high zip line this summer

Glide across the Bronx River and interact with the borough’s wildlife like never before<p>If you’ve ever dreamed of zip-lining across one of New York City’s waterways, here’s your chance. Beginning summer 2017, the Bronx Zoo will have a permanent new zip line that will coasts brave venturers across …

Zip-lines

Must-Have Elements for a Modern Kitchen

It takes more than just a few sleek appliances to make a modern kitchen. As with most things, the secret to the style lies in the details. Having the …

How Long Do Hard Pulls Stay On Your Credit Report

Your credit score is an important number that can have a major effect on your life.<p>Your score is what lenders use to decide whether or not to approve …

Personal Finance

Buying A Home Tax Benefits: Deductions For Mortgage Interest, Property Tax, PMI, Home Office And More For 2016

Buying a home is a big undertaking, but your new home purchase might help you enjoy a world of tax breaks. If you're a new homeowner, you should know …

Simple Christmas Cookies

Makes about 24<p>A super-easy, no-mixer-needed cookie dough recipe that doesn’t dirty any bowls and leaves plenty of time for the fun stuff—baking, decorating, and eating dough scraps, of course.<p>December 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, chilled<p>½ cup granulated …

Thai Herb Soup, A Low Calorie Yet Delicious Soup

Background<p>Hi guys, this is Adam writing this post. I made one of my old favorites today, Thai herb soup. It’s a great warming recipe for anytime but …

The Next Step In Self-Care Is Cultivating A Cozy Home

You eat well, you work out, you listen to your intuition, you connect to the environment and the people in it. There's so much you can do to partake …

Hemp can’t get you high, but it can get high-tech

Don Basile Contributor<p>Don Basile is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist with more than 20 years of executive experience in technology, healthcare and telecommunications.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Ethics — the next frontier for artificial intelligence<br>• Tech companies and the global rise of …

Cannabis

14 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

The Motley Fool<p>The Motley Fool aims to build a strong investment community, which it does by providing a variety of resources: the website, books, a …

Making Marijuana Edibles Is Way Easier Than You'd Think. Here's a Beginner's Guide.

If the only experience you have with edibles is ingesting an entire pot brownie (first mistake) at age 16 and truly, truly believing you were going …

The 7 Best Foods and Drinks to Cure a Hangover

<i>For GQ by K. Aleisha Fetters</i>.<p>photo: Joshua Ganderson<p>You had a great time last night... and now you're paying for it. (Though if you had read our 5 Surprising Ways to Cure a Hangover you wouldn't be in this mess to begin with, not that we told you so...) While collegiate wisdom says to reach for …

A 10 day program to create your first Android app

Building your first Android app doesn’t have to be hard. If you aren’t overly ambitious, then you can break the process down into some simple steps and avoid overwhelming yourself in one go. The trick is to make your first app relatively simple and to focus on creating <i>something</i>. Don’t try and …

15 Best Omega-3 Superfoods For Your Mind And Body

Imagine if you could take a pill that prevented you from ever feeling fat, dumb, or depressed. Oh, and imagine that same pill happened to protect …

Nutrition

8 Warning Signs You're Defeated Before You Start Working on Your Goals

Raise your hand if you've failed to follow through with one of your goals?<p>One day you're feeling inspired. Maybe you watched a motivational TED talk or read a blog post that set your heart on fire. You've been wanting to make a change in your life and today's the day you finally decide do it.<p>On day …

15+ Stylish DIY Projects for Your Entryway

Although it may not be the most glamorous, the entryway is one of the hardest working spots in your home. It's where you hang your hat, where shoes …

20 Smart Ways to Hide the Home Decor Eyesores

Home decor eyesores are those nagging small things that keep bothering you no matter how well done your interior design is. Things like ugly power …

How to Grow Your Own Organic Produce at Home

And blow your Instagram followers' minds with your home-grown plant porn.<p><b>Your Best Year Ever continues into 2016!</b> <b>Usher in spring all month long with the botanical duo behind enduringly of-the-moment garden company, Sprout Home.</b><p>Before you know it, summer will be here. And for the wellness obsessed, …