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How The “Me Me Me Generation” Plans To Save You You You

Alex Capecelatro, CEO and founder of At The Pool, has a story that may give you hope for the millennial generation.<p>Not too long ago, the cover of <i>Time</i> featured a photo of a young girl taking a “selfie” with the headline “The Me Me Me Generation.” If that wasn’t enough, the cover explained …

Three Elements Of An Effective Social Media Strategy

When I talk to executives about social media, the reactions I get range from fear to confusion to overwhelmed blank stares. Many know that social media presents a powerful opportunity for building their brand, but they often don’t know how to start or where to focus their efforts. When I broach …

How To Not Lie And Still Make People Very Happy

<b>The Misdirection Technique</b><p>On the way to becoming wealthy, people often get better and better at not lying while they don’t actually share the truth. Of course, some people are naturals, but many take time and practice to perfect this approach.<p>Stepping back to lying, there are basically two types. …

Raspberry Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail

Hi guys! Here is a brand new video that is celebrating an old favorite!<p>Basically this is just the best ever cocktail and it is an amazing mix of …

How I Started My Business With $1

Ten years ago this week, my husband and I found an old, tattered copy of <b>Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland</b> at a street sale for $1. From this find, two entrepreneurs and a rare book company were born. Of course it’s not that simple—there are many ups and downs, ins and outs to our story, but …

The Real Generation Gap: How Adults and Teens Use Social Media Differently (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is no magic bullet when it comes to connecting with your customers online, but understanding their social media habits is a good place to start. According to a recent study from the Pew Research Center, 81 percent of teens and 72 …

How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …

The next food trends predicted by travel writers

Climb aboard the food trend train: what’s cool today will be passé tomorrow. New food trends arrive on the scene every year, whether you’re ready for them or not. Some will be local foods cast into the spotlight by changing tastes, novel techniques or a hefty dose of whimsy, but most will be …