Jim Rieflin

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Sylvania’s $34 LED light strip is just as good as the $90 Philips Hue model

The Philips Hue LightStrip Plus is one of the coolest products the company makes. But at $90, it’s also a tough pill to swallow for a lot of people. …

Smart Homes

How to Win People to Christ and Get Rid of the Unbelievable Gospel

As a Christian, do you ever experience any of these problems when having a conversation with an unbeliever?• Get into an argument or debate<br>• Feel …

Social Media

More than 600 members of Jeff Sessions' church just charged him with violating church rules

<b>(CNN) —</b> More than 600 members of the United Methodist Church have issued a formal complaint against Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a fellow church member, charging that his "zero tolerance" policy on immigration violates church rules and may constitute child abuse.<p>The complaint charges Sessions …

United Methodist

CNN Tries To Shame Border Patrol Agent — He Flips The Script And Leaves Host Speechless

8:43 PM 06/19/2018<p>CNN brought on Chris Cabrera, a spokesperson for the National Border Patrol Council, Tuesday to discuss the Trump administration …

Donald Trump

A-list actor gives impassioned award acceptance speech about God’s love and prayer

Actor Chris Pratt delivered a powerful testimony of faith while accepting an award at Monday night’s MTV Movie Awards.<p>What did he say?<p>During his acceptance speech for the coveted Generation Award, the “Guardians of the Galaxy” star told those in attendance — and those tuned in via the live …

Award Shows

You Have 7 Seconds to Make a First Impression: Here's How to Succeed

Every entrepreneur knows that first impressions are important, but you may not know just how little time you have to actually make one. Within the first seven seconds of meeting, people will have a solid impression of who you are — and some research suggests a tenth of a second is all it takes to …

Customers

Here's Why You Won't Make Money Flipping Houses

Who among us hasn't entertained visions of buying a distressed house, fixing it up, and selling it for a handsome profit? HGTV shows make it look …

Real Estate

Best website builders for start-up founders, entrepreneurs, and anyone with a side hustle

All businesses — no matter how big or small — need a strong and compelling website if they want to stand out from the crowd. Whether you're starting …

Web Design

Did Democrats Pass a Law Separating Children and Adults at the Southern Border?

During an interview on Friday, Trump stated that a law passed by Democrats was the reason illegal immigrants were being separated from the children …

Immigration

Developing These 5 Habits Will Make You a Once-in-a-Career Leader to Employees

Practicing these five powerful tenets of leadership will make you unforgettable to employees and irreplaceable to employers.<p>The thing I wanted more than anything "growing up" as a leader was to be unforgettable to employees--for my impact on their performance, growth, happiness, and life. Did I …

Employment

How this 34-year-old dad made $1 million off a simple Fiverr side hustle

A little over five years ago, Joel Young found himself in a situation many American families are facing: He was deeply in debt with an unpredictable …

Entrepreneurship

Code for Free with the Tynker Summer Code-A-Thon!

Summer is almost here – and if you’re like most parents, you’re looking for fun ways to keep your child occupied and engaged. Research shows that …

Makerspaces

Benefits Of Amazon Prime Membership: Here's Everything You Need To Know

Amazon Prime is only getting better. While Amazon recently raised the price of the much-loved service, it has also been slowly adding awesome new features to help make the increased price worth it. In fact, there are currently a ton of benefits to Amazon Prime — and you might find many of them …

Shopping

To Boost Your Productivity 1,000 Percent, Practice This One Habit Daily for One Year

Getting up an hour earlier and making good use of the time is the surest way to make every day far more productive.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If each day, for an entire year, you woke up an hour earlier than needed and invested that time in yourself, my …

Time Management

Why Weren’t Liberals Furious About These Photos Of Illegal Immigrant Detentions Under Obama?

10:09 PM 06/18/2018<p>Much of the media coverage over the last few weeks has focused on the policy of separating illegal immigrant children from their …

Illegal Immigration

Why You Should Buy Financials Now…Before the Recession Starts

By<p>Updated June 18, 2018 5:54 p.m. ET<p>Since last summer, the yield curve--the spread between the 10-year and two-year Treasury yields--has narrowed, or …

Stock Markets

How Often You Should Post on Social Media, According to 10 Studies

There's a lot of debate when it comes to recommended frequency for social media publishing. Here's what the data has to say about it.<p>When it comes to determining the optimal frequency for posting on social media, even the industry giants can't seem to be able to come to a consensus. One publication …

Social Media

Planning a move? By 2021, these 8 states will have no income tax

Hate paying tax? These states will let you keep more of your hard-earned income.<p>Without beating around the bush, let me just say what's on all of our minds when it comes to taxes: They stink! No one likes preparing their taxes or handing over their hard-earned money to Uncle Sam. It is, however, a …

Retirement

This app you’ve never heard of lets you watch shows and movies for free that aren’t even on Netflix

People often think that when it comes to streaming TV shows and movies online, there are only three options: pay for the good stuff, steal the good …

TV shows

Is The MLS Dead? The Threat Of Tech & New Homebuying Habits

One of the biggest benefits of using a real estate agent has long been their access to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS)—a comprehensive database of agent- and broker-listed homes in any given area.<p>Sellers enjoyed more exposure for their properties, while buyers had access to exclusive listings …

Real Estate

Supreme Court Leaves 'Wild West' Of Partisan Gerrymandering In Place — For Now

The U.S. Supreme Court punted Monday on its biggest decision of its term so far. The justices had been expected to rule on the limits of partisan gerrymandering.<p>Instead, the court sidestepped the major issues on technical grounds, sending the issue back to the lower courts for further …

University of Chicago

'We will not apologize': Trump DHS chief defends immigration policy

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen defended the Trump administration's highly scrutinized immigration policy Monday while at the same time calling on Congress to change the law.<p>"We will not apologize for the job we do or for the job law enforcement does …

Immigration

Pope: Abortion is ‘white glove’ equivalent to Nazi crimes

VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis on Saturday said that the use of abortion to terminate pregnancies likely to produce disabled or chronically ill children was the product of a Nazi mentality.<p>“It is fashionable, or at least usual, that when in the first few months of a pregnancy doctors do studies to see …

Pope Francis

Congress has until Friday to approve Trump's savvy spending cuts

Congress has never been one to find a lot of meaning in deadlines, but the end of this week presents an important expiration date: President Trump’s …

Health Care

Learn to Create Accessible Websites with the Principles of Universal Design

“Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning and focused effort.” — Paul J. Meyer, …

UX Design

11 Best Digital Tools for Entrepreneurs and Work from home Professionals

It was March of 2018 when I decided to make an entry into the entrepreneurial space. I still can’t say I’m a professional because I’m learning every …

Social Media

9 Awesome Ways To Use PVC Pipe You’d Never Of Thought Of

There a few things that are as versatile and resilient as PVC pipe. You can literally use it make almost anything. You can paint it, it can melt it, …

DIY

Microsoft Is Fixing Office, but Not Fast Enough

No software carries as much baggage as Microsoft Office.<p>It’s nearly 30 years old, which in tech years is about as old as the Himalayas. Every day at work, hundreds of millions of people use Office apps—Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and the rest. They know the apps and understand their inner …

Software

Infographic: How to put customers at the heart of your marketing strategy

It’s not enough to produce great content; you must create the <i>right</i> resources.To achieve content marketing success, you must first identify who it is …

Marketing

User Research: How To Get More Leads From Your Content

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>They said you need a blog, so you built one. They said you need regular content, so you hired content writers. They said you’d get more …

Marketing