Roland Strahlhofer

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AI for Real Estate Agents and Home Buyers

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Real Estate

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How to Build a Cheap Wi-Fi Controlled Water Valve

One day a co-worker of mine asked me if I knew of a way to control an irrigation system from a smartphone or computer. We did some research and quickly found that it was very expensive to purchase a system with this capability, so we wondered if we could build it. This happened to be right around …

Simple Ways for Big and Tall Men to Look Sharp and Stylish

If you're on the larger side, buying clothes can be frustrating. It's easy to think there's no way to sport the clothes you can find in a way that …

Clothing

Disa Organizes Your IMs, Texts, and Photos in One Unified App

Android: Disa is a messaging app that aims to pull all of your IMs, texts, picture and video messages, and other chats into one good-looking …

Apps

The Biggest Mental Roadblocks of Paying Debt (and How to Face Them)

The hardest part of getting out of debt is not the math. For many of us, it’s not even the money. No, for most people the hardest part is the …

Personal Finance

Change Your State of Mind with a Gratitude Session

I remember one evening, when my life was pretty different—I was overweight and deeply in debt and a smoker and had such a hard time changing things. …

Economist: A McDonald's Hamburger Is the Cheapest, Most Nutritious Food in Human History

(Photo: The Dapper Dan)<p>When starvation, rather than obesity, is your problem, then McDonald's has the solution. Economist Stephen Dubner, one of the …

Kitchen-Table Cider Making

Yes, our new neighbor got as drunk as a skunk. Blootered, bladdered, and blitzed as we Scots say, or in Cockney slang, Brahms and Liszt! He and his partner came along to a cider-themed evening at our house where he was initiated into the Scillonian Road hard cider making cooperative.<p>We started the …

Let the Crowd Build Your Company | Inc.com

One day, I was on stage giving a speech, when I spotted a young woman in the back of the room with only one leg and a pair of crutches. As I was speaking, she got up to get a glass of water and fell. I was horrified.<p>After my talk, I went into the audience to find her. It turns out she had lost her …

Crowdsourcing

How to Build a Great Personal Brand | Inc.com

Today, having a “personal brand” is virtually analogous to having resume--it’s essential, particularly for entrepreneurs. You have to not only be able to write about your experience but you need to be able to sell and market yourself. The definition of a brand is an experience, identity, or …

Genius

How to Do Your Own PR | Inc.com

When you're starting a business, the best ways to acquire new customers is to build some media buzz. And that means doing some of what's usually called "public relations" or PR.<p>Most entrepreneurs wrongly believe that the best way to get PR is to hire a PR firm. However, PR firms can be pricey and …

Public Relations

Give the Perfect Elevator Pitch | Inc.com

Ah, the classic <i>elevator pitch</i>. It's a challenge every entrepreneur, marketer, and sales person must meet, and yet most do it poorly. The concept is simple: communicate what you do in the time it takes to ride an elevator from ground level until the door opens and you have to leave. Of course, those …

Customer Service

5 Videos You Must Watch Before Starting a Business | Inc.com

As any seasoned entrepreneur can tell you, starting a business is not always easy. From leadership to fundraising to recruiting, there are plenty of potholes in which you can get stuck as a fledgling founder.<p>Luckily, you can learn from the experiences of successful entrepreneurs who were once in …

Entrepreneurship

How Can I Make My PowerPoint Presentations Amazing?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I have been tasked to make a slideshow for an event at work. I don’t want to make a generic PowerPoint with just boring text or …

West Elm Market: A New Shop For Home Tools, Including Lots of Kitchen Stuff!

Today West Elm launched <i>West Elm Market</i>, and boy, are we excited! The new store (the first of which will open in Brooklyn on October 25th) specializes …

Favorite

Crowd Funding

The Key to Getting Motivated: Give Up

No matter how fulfilling your work, there’ll be days when you just can’t summon any enthusiasm for it. What makes the experience of undermotivation …

Motivation

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