Ray Saut

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12 Organizations Entrepreneurs Need to Join

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever since becoming an official entreprenuer, I have been attending entrepreneurial events. I have attended and joined 1000's of different organizations. There are many out there that I personally haven't gotten anything out …

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20 Fun And Creative Halloween Costume Ideas For Families

Dressing up and going trick-or-treating with your kids is a big part of Halloween for most parents, and even if the little one isn't old enough to …

5 Must-Read Books for Every Entrepreneur This Summer

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re on a plane traveling to your next meeting, taking vacation on the beach, or out on the prairie, there are five must-read books you need to bring with you. It’s a list of new bestsellers and old classics and, no matter the …

3 Ways of Getting Student Feedback to Improve Your Teaching

Second, I want to understand firsthand what kids love and what they hate. They need to watch me level up from year to year, because they have to …

Everything You Need to Know to Rebuild Civilization from Scratch

Lewis Dartnell is an astrobiologist in England who wants to help you save the world after civilization collapses. To that end, he's written a book …

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The Overprotected Kid

A preoccupation with safety has stripped childhood of independence, risk taking, and discovery—without making it safer. A new kind of playground points to a better solution.<p>A trio of boys tramps alongthe length of a wooden fence, back and forth, shouting like carnival barkers. “The Land! It opens …

4 Common Pullup Mistakes You Need to Avoid

It’s easy to think you’re doing everything right in the gym, but you’re probably making some stupid, easily avoidable mistakes.<p>Certain exercises are …

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What Kind Of Score Would Your Business Get On Sales and Marketing?

Small business sales and marketing software company Infusionsoft has a new free tool called the Small Business Sales and Marketing Scorecard. It’s …

5 Tax Mistakes that Startups Make

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Before jumping into specific mistakes that start-ups should steer clear of, let’s tackle the most common oversight: Proper record keeping. “One of the most important things is for a business to have its own set of books,” says Sam …

All Business Entities Are Not Created Equal: Finding the Perfect One for You

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's tax season -- and with that comes a whole lot of chatter with accountants.<p>In an effort to submit their taxes on time, avoid penalties and include as many itemized reductions as possible, many entrepreneurs are speaking with their …

Don't Wait for Motivation. Do This Instead.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Franz Kafka is considered one of the most creative and influential writers of the 20th century, but he actually spent most of his time working as a lawyer for the Workers Accident Insurance Institute. How did Kafka produce such fantastic …

Big Bank Small Business Lending Rebounds

As the economy continues to improve, big banks are returning to what they are supposed to do: Make loans and make money.<p>During the “credit crunch” of …

10 Valuable Lessons Learned From The Top Business Books in 2013

When I think about all the business books I’ve read, I realize how much I’ve learned. David Meerman Scott opened my eyes to content marketing long …

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A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom

Is Social Media Relevant? Take the Quiz<p>Before we talk social media, let's talk about the relevance of social media by taking a quiz. Which of the …

Why Your Business Could Be Failing Even If You Hit Your Numbers

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs, investors and accountants all love to see updated income forecasts. While their projections are usually rosy, more than half of these businesses will fail within the first four years of operation, according to a 2012 …

Go Ahead, Let Your Kids Fail

I'm on the road this week, giving talks on my new book about learning to fail better: that is, first, to give ourselves the permission to take on …

Why Being Dehydrated Is Making You Fat & Sick

When you're feeling a little thirsty or parched, rather than reaching for a can of soda or heading into your nearest Starbucks, opt for a cool …

Ombre Basket Pattern

I am so amazed at the interest with this basket<p>I used 9 colors and tried to achieve an ombre effect.<p>The size is about three times larger than the …

Pros and Cons of Running Twice a Day

You don't have to be an elite athlete to divide and conquer.<p>Heading out for two runs in a single day--logging "doubles" or "two-a-days"--is standard practice among elites. But most mortals wouldn't dream of it: not enough time and too much injury risk. "There is a misconception that doubles are …

7 Tricks to Get Kids to Eat Sriracha—and Love Spicy Food

Getting kids to eat is tough. Getting them to eat spicy food can be impossible—but it can be done! Here's how to turn children into chile heads<p><i>Welcome to Sriracha Week, our annual celebration of all things spicy. Today Kim Foster, author of</i> Sharp Knives, Boiling Oil: My Year of Dangerous Cooking …

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4 Tips For A Running Breakthrough

<i>Consider yourself more of a swim-biker? Take advice from some of the sport’s best coaches on how you can shake up your training for a faster run</i> …

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101 Cycling Tips to Completely Transform Your Bike Life

Ride better, get stronger, be happier, go faster, look nicer, stay safer, get fitter, smile wider, and lots more<p>Want to be a better cyclist? Just ride. Every time you turn the pedals, you naturally improve a little. Of course, one well-placed tip, trick, or nugget of wisdom can help you achieve …

Want a Tight Butt That Defies Gravity?

Firm your butt and legs as you torch calories with this dynamic routine—inspired by some of the fittest women around<p>Each day at sunrise, 32-year-old LisaVan Sciver, a full-time ski patroller at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in Wyoming, is on the slopes—some of the most challenging in North America, …

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3 Quick and Dirty Tips to Prevent Running Injuries for Good

Runners never get tackled, but they manage to get injured almost as frequently as football players. Why are more than half of runners nursing …

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Wine Suggestions For Beer Drinkers (INFOGRAPHIC)

If you don't know a lot about wine, it can be very intimidating, and often times hard to even know where to start. There's so much to know, and so much of it is subjective. If you're somewhat knowledgable -- or a lot -- about beer, however, you may actually have a head start.<p>VinePair, an …