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How to Use YouTuber Content as a Promotional Tool

Attracting a bigger and bigger audience on YouTube with your own videos is time-consuming. Why not have social influencers help you out?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Jason R. Rich’s book</i> Ultimate Guide to YouTube for Business. <i>Buy it now</i> …

Marketing

10 Things Unstoppable People Do That Average People Don't

Most people can't handle success, authority or privilege. It destroys them. It makes them lazy.Deck<p>Are you unstoppable or average?<p>Do you get derailed by prior success?<p>Are you thinking linearly or exponentially?<p>Do you do these 10 things?<p>1. Don't get crushed by success.<p><i>"</i><i>Success can become a catalyst</i> …

Self-improvement

16 things you should never wear to work — even if you work in a business casual environment

Business casual, classic casual, smart casual — the rules surrounding what to wear to work are constantly changing, and it's hard to keep up.<p>But there are a few things you can rule out. Fashion and etiquette experts agreed on 16 things that no one should ever wear to work.<p>Keep in mind this doesn't …

Clothing

8 Innovative Productivity Tools You Probably Haven't Heard of

Here are several excellent products or services to help you do better work, get organized, be more creative, or accomplish tasks faster.<p>It's a wonderful feeling to discover a product or service which helps you do better work, get organized, be more creative, or accomplish tasks faster. Here are …

Project Management

It Takes Seconds for People to Decide These 4 Things About You

While we're taught to believe it's bad to judge others, there are certain subconscious judgments that are unavoidable. Psychologists call it "thin …

Durham University

Why reunification shouldn't be the goal in Korea

• <b>Korea witnessed a historical moment last week when Kim Jong Un became the first leader of North Korea to cross the border into South Korea.</b>• <b><br>He met with President Moon Jae-in of South Korea for a summit to discuss their nations' ties and they signed a declaration of peace and unification.</b>• <b><br>Three US</b> …

North Korea

14 Personal Branding Tips for Aspiring Freelancers

Here are some ways you can set yourself apart in the highly saturated freelance market.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>The gig economy is bigger than ever, and it shows no signs of slowing down. With more professionals in virtually every industry going the freelance route, …

Small Business

Douglas Todd: Immigration disappointment looms for Canada's young foreign students

The federal government’s decision to allow unlimited numbers of international students into Canada, especially as minors, is setting up many for …

Immigration

Book Review: The Philosophy of Coffee

For me, a day without real coffee is unthinkable. Instant coffee is only for dire emergencies because even bad coffee is better than none. I prefer …

Coffee

10 Ways Psychology Can Help You Live a Better Life

How can psychology apply to your everyday life? Do you think that psychology is just for students, academics, and therapists? Then think again. …

Psychology

How thinking like a C student made one entrepreneur more successful

You only need to make the right decision about 70 percent of the time to be successful.<p>Do you procrastinate on big decisions? You might be too much of an A student, according to entrepreneur Taylor Pearson, author of “The End of Jobs.”<p>To be truly successful, you only need to make the right decision …

Self-improvement

22 phrases Americans say that leave foreigners completely stumped

Whether they're related to food, football, or feline friends, American idioms can be colorful — and confusing to people visiting from abroad.<p>While phrases like "shoot the breeze" (to talk about unimportant things for a long time) and "cold turkey" (to abruptly withdraw from an addictive substance …

Language

The Quiet Revolution: China's Millennial Backlash

Faye Lu, a Beijing-based businesswoman, chose the Chinese New Year after her 30th birthday to come clean to her family. At the biggest social …

China

Your DNA determines whether you're an introvert or an extrovert — here's how to tell which one you are

At some point in your life, you've probably been described as an extrovert or an introvert. It's true that many of us place ourselves in one of those two categories — or somewhere in the middle if you're an ambivert.<p>These labels were coined in the 1920s by the psychologist Carl Jung. He said the …

Psychology

Have Better Conversations And Reduce Awkwardness: 3 Tips From Tribute Cofounder Andrew Horn

Pioneering psychologist Virginia Satir once said, “Communication is the largest single factor determining what kinds of relationships [a human] makes with others and what happens to him.” Decades later, Stanford determined the only consistent variable determining the success of their students was …

Self-help

10 free tools for creating infographics, images and more

In the world of PR and marketing, visuals rule.You can boost interest and engagement with your social media and blog posts by adding compelling …

Infographics

Why Introverts Should Drink More Coffee

Coffee is good for almost everyone but especially for those of us who feel drained around other people.<p>As I've explained previously, except for one select group, coffee makes you happier and healthier and helps you live longer. However, I was recently pointed at an article claiming that introverts …

Is This the Single Most Persuasive Word in the English Language?

Not because of what the word means, but because of what the word means you will do<p>I know a number of extremely successful people, and while in many ways they're very different, they all share one thing in common: They're exceptionally good at persuading other people.<p>After all, that's what leaders …

Self-improvement

The Most Valuable Online Business Course You Can Take Is Studying Your Competition

Regardless of whether your competitor is failing or dominating, you need to know why.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Top athletes spend hours studying the previous matches of their opponents because they understand the importance of learning from the competition. The …

The way you see colour depends on what language you speak

The human eye can physically perceive millions of colours. But we don’t all recognise these colours in the same way.<p>Some people can’t see differences …

Language

Every Automotive Emblem, Explained

It’s nice to believe that cars are purely about performance — that what matters is track times and vehicle specs, not superfluous details like the …

8 Keys to Coming Off as the Expert in Whatever You Sell

Solve their problem instead of simply selling them something.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The most successful salespeople in the world don’t come across as salespeople at all. Instead, they carry themselves as experts in their industry who can solve key challenges …

How language shapes the way we think

There are about 7,000 languages spoken around the world -- and they all have different sounds, vocabularies and structures. But do they shape the way …

APIs

Use Of MOOCs And Online Education Is Exploding: Here's Why

The folks at Class Central just released their data on the growth of online courses (MOOCs) in 2015 and the data is amazing.<p>More than 35 million people have enrolled in online courses in the last four years, and 2015 enrollments doubled from 2014. <i>(That’s equal to one out of five working</i> …

Online Education

Udemy Thinks It's Cracked the Future of Online Education

On the advice of my new writing instructor, I’m penning this story with a focus on clarity, eliminating what he calls “fuzzy thinking.”<p>My teacher, …

1,300 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Download 1,300 free courses from Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Berkeley and other great universities to your computer or mobile device. Over 45,000 …

Take free courses from top universities online

Thanks to Coursera, professors at universities like Stanford, Princeton and Columbia are able to offer courses in a wide range of topics for free. All you need is a computer and Internet access, and you’ll have a world-class education at your fingertips. NBC’s Jamie Gangel reports.

Want to Know Whether Your Business Idea Is Good? Richard Branson Says to Ask Yourself This 1 Question

Thinking about launching a business or passion project? Be sure to ask yourself the same question Richard Branson asks himself before jumping in.<p>Are you trying to determine whether to pursue a startup idea, or to launch that YouTube channel or blog you've always wanted to get going? If you are, …

19 Words You Never Realized Are the Same Backwards and Forwards

PHOTO: TATIANA AYAZO/RD.COM<p>Racecar<p>Everyone has heard of the famous palindrome example of “racecar,” which is spelled the same backwards and forwards. …

Body Language Basics

<i>"If language was given to men to conceal their thoughts, then gesture’s purpose was to disclose them."</i> John Napier<p>For millions of years, our early …