Steve McCandlish

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7 DIY Ways to Make Your Home Smarter

Nearly everything in your home can now be linked through Wi-Fi, allowing you to control functions like temperature, music, and security systems all …

Home Automation

The 15-Minute Kettlebell Workout for Busy Guys

Kettlebells are the perfect tool for a 15-minute, busy-guy workout. After all, kettlebells look like something your kids might have left lying around …

Workouts

A Doctor Lays Out the Perfect 12-Week Diet Plan to Lose Weight and Feel Amazing

For pretty much anyone on the planet, the hardest part about losing weight is changing your diet. There are so many different paths to cleaning up what you eat, and there's no one-size-fits-all rule. To help you navigate the weight-loss waters, we spoke to Dr. Luiza Petre, a weight-loss and …

Nutrition

A Step-by-Step Guide to Selling Consulting Services

Do people often ask for your professional advice? It's time to start charging for your consulting sessions.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever since I launched my YouTube channel where I talk about different strategies regarding B2B selling and inbound marketing, I've …

Selling

Want to sound smarter? Master these 7 grammar tips

As the executive editor of Avenue Magazine, a luxury lifestyle publication based in New York City, I see the importance of proper grammar every day. …

Linguistics

5 Income Streams Every Lifestyle Business Can Generate

Making what you know available in different ways results in you getting paid by more people.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Smart entrepreneurs understand the power and importance of having multiple revenue streams. Building your business around one major client or way …

Small Business

Best travel trailers

Whether you’re a weekend warrior or a full-time vagabond, taking to the road in pursuit of the great outdoors is becoming as popular as it is …

RVs

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries are not only delicious snack but they are also very healthy fruit too. Whether you eat them raw, squeezed in your juice, added to your …

Gardening

Erich Fromm’s Six Rules of Listening: Learn the Keys to Understanding Other People from the Famed Psychologist

The basic rule for practicing this art is the complete concentration of the listener.<p>Nothing of importance must be on his mind, he must be optimally …

Faceted Classification

How To Become A Professional Speaker In 7 Easy Steps

One thing that successful freelancers and entrepreneurs often do is create multiple income streams. For example, a freelance web designer might teach a design course as an adjunct instructor at a local community college. A marketing consultant might write a set of e-books on marketing for small …

Small Business

Ready to Try the Keto Diet? Here's a 7-Day Meal Plan to Get You Going

They always say starting your diet is the hardest part. I agree that it is difficult to stop your old habits and transition into new ones, but I think there's something even harder. That's sticking to your new diet. You may be loving the diet, but sometimes it can get boring eating the same things …

Healthy Eating

The Essential Elements Every Business's Website Should Contain

Creating a website that draws traffic and helps with conversions should start with these eleven pages.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Robert W. Bly’s book</i> The Digital Marketing Handbook. <i>Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | …

Marketing

8 Lessons From Warren Buffett's Annual Shareholder Letter That Will Change the Way You Handle Your Money

No. 5: Invest in unsexy necessities.<p><i>What are some good takeaways from Warren Buffett's annual letters? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Hoda Mehr, co-founder and CEO at</b> …

Investing

4 steps for assembling a great container garden

<b>This summer, add flowery glamor to your outdoor space with potted plants.</b><p>Container gardens are assortments of plants grown in pots or boxes of …

Gardening

Here's Your Complete Shopping List to Start the Mediterranean Diet

US News & World Report voted the Mediterranean diet as 2018's best overall diet and it's no wonder why. In addition to being effective for weight loss and beneficial to gut and heart health, the "diet" is fairly easy to follow. It's actually less of a diet and more so a regional nutritional …

Nutrition

Paint Like A Pro With These Top Tips

Interior painting is one general home improvement project with the ability to transform the look and feel of the living space without major …

Home Improvement

7 tips and tricks for the $20 Wyze Cam

Get the most out of your cheap new security cam with these tips and tricks.<p>A $20 home security camera that live streams video to your phone seems too good to be true, I know. But that's exactly what the Wyze Cam V2 is and does.<p>This tiny camera and its phone app allow you to talk through the …

Time-lapse Photography

I Published a Book 5 Years Ago and I'm Still Getting Paid. Here's How to Take Your Book From an Idea to a Source of Passive Income.

Jeff Rose lays out his personal learning curve with the book publishing world.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How does writing a book translate to real profits? The answer, according to Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose, is taking the initial chance and treating …

Writing

Top Earning Salespeople Use This 1 Easy Strategy to Outperform Everyone Else

Sales is one of the most common jobs in the US. But top salespeople know a secret--that can make them rich.<p>Let's start with the obvious: salespeople have a bad rap. That's because most people employed in sales are--wait for it--crappy salespeople. These are your typical pushy, slimy, or aggressive …

B2B

Satisfying 100-calorie snack ideas

Your stomach is growling, but lunch is hours away. You could grab a snack, but you think it's best to grit your teeth and wait for lunch. Not so, if …

Nutrition

Sales Opportunities: 3 Ways to Identify When Leads are Ready to Close

B2B and B2C companies alike are investing more and more into lead generation. All in order to increase the number of sales opportunities.Previously, …

Marketing

Curious to Try the Keto Diet? Here's Everything You Can and Cannot Eat

The keto diet has been one of the most talked-about health trends in the past year. The low-carb, high-fat diet induces a state of ketosis in your body, creating ketones that burn fat instead of the glucose converted from carbohydrates. In other words, the keto (short for ketogenic) diet forces …

Nutrition

Mozilla’s Project Things: How to build your own smart home hack

We have so many connected devices in our lives, they can be difficult to organize, even if most are linked through your smartphone. Some don't even …

Raspberry Pi

Samsung Galaxy S9+ Review Part 2: Camera

Smartphone buyers frequently cite camera quality as a key purchase criteria. And the Samsung Galaxy S9+ does not disappoint.The post Samsung Galaxy …

Mobile Photography

10 free tools for creating infographics, images and more

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

Infographics

Entrepreneurial You: Monetize Your Expertise, Create Multiple Income Streams, and Thrive

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>October 03, 2017</b><p>What does it take to create the career you want? It's no secret that the world of work has changed, and we're shifting toward an ever more entrepreneurial, self-reliant, work-from-wherever-you-are economy. That can be a liberating force, and many …

Six brilliant examples of B2B video content (& why they're so good)

<b>B2B videos are no longer limited to the talking-head style of old.</b>In fact, brands are now becoming more creative than ever before, leading to an …

Marketing

The 7 Legal Rules Your Emails Must Follow

When sending marketing emails, make sure you adhere to these seven guidelines so you don't end up on the wrong side of the law.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from</i> <i>Susan Gunelius</i><i>’ book</i> Ultimate Guide to Email Marketing for Business. <i>Buy it now …

Marketing

The Marketers' CRM - Streamlining Relationship Marketing

Years ago, when brands got started on social media, the concept seemed simple: Set up a presence for marketers to easily reach masses of people. What …

Boost Your Website Conversion with CRM Software, Using 4 On-Page Optimization Tricks

<b>Identify Potential Customers and Start Selling!</b>You set up and interact with your prospects and customers via a CRM software. You can easily optimize …

Marketing