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Meet the Moms Behind Seoul’s Most-Photographed Street Style Kids

It may often feel like Instagram's street style stars are getting younger and younger. And during Seoul Fashion Week, it is practically unavoidable—but these sartorially forward subjects aren't twenty-somethings, but rather actual toddlers.<p>A significant amount of planning, purchasing and execution …

Street Style

5 Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Should Download Today

These five podcasts are hosted by entrepreneurs who can help you build your business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter where you are in your entrepreneurial journey, it is crucial to keep learning. Entrepreneurship is all about solving problems with creative …

Entrepreneurship

If a happy, successful life is about developing 3 good daily habits, what would they be?

What I love about this question is that it doesn’t separate happiness from success.<p>As you alluded to in your question, you cannot have success …

Self-improvement

How to Bounce Back After Hitting Rock Bottom In Your Career, According to Walt Disney and Steve Jobs

These three lessons from those who have been there can show you the best way out.<p>Like most people, I relish the feel-good stories of successful people who overcame setbacks to make it to the top. But what about when you have a complete career breakdown? I mean a time when you hit rock bottom and …

Motivation

Your Spring Fashion Shopping Guide: 20 Must-Haves to Buy Now

Every season has it's must-have pieces. And this spring, fashion is all about investing in a classic trench coat, wearing pastels (including new favorites like lavender), and snagging the latest It bags from Givenchy and Chloé, fashion houses where two inspiring women designers have brought new …

Clothing

How to Increase Your Employees' Satisfaction Without Giving Them a Raise

It's not just about the money.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's a common misconception that money is the main driver of employee satisfaction. It is, after all, a fairly reliable measure of how much a company values its employees. Naturally, employers would think …

Employee Engagement

4 Things You Need to Accept About Millennials in the Workplace

2018 is the year of working smarter, not harder.<p>If I had a dollar every time an older person said something disparaging about a Millennial, I'd be talking to you from my own private island. What I have found, is that working with them (or managing them) can be rewarding as long as you treat them …

Demographics

Generation Z Are Called The ‘Anti-Millennials’: Experts Weigh In On What Makes Gen Z Tick [Opinion]

Could Generation Z put an end to the age of consumerism? Gen Z is very different than the Millennial generation, according to Elizabeth Segran’s …

Demographics

Don't Even Try Managing a Remote Team Without These Tools

From onboarding to ongoing training and password management, these apps keep workers connected so you can focus on the bigger picture.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If any of your employees work remotely, you already know the challenges that come with off-site team …

Project Management

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

7 Traits of Supremely Productive Employees

High-performing employees are worth their weight in gold.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>High-performing employees’ have outstanding skills that distinguish them from their mediocre colleagues in the workplace. With a willingness to go above and beyond what is written …

Team Building

4 Ways to Win More Business From Your Customers (and Stop Losing Them)

Incorporate these tips into your business development plan to earn more business from your customers and retain them longer.<p><i>By Chris Christoff, co-founder of MonsterInsights.</i><p>Churning through customers can crush your business. Although getting new customers is an obvious win, many businesses often …

Business Strategy

Not Becoming a Toxic Workplace Comes Down to Avoiding These 8 Hated Behaviors

Once you identify that you work here, here's what to do next.<p>Any good executive or owner of a company knows that culture is king. It's in your best interest to build an organization where shared values and virtues are held firmly, and where jerks, bullies, and troublemakers don't thrive.<p>Reason …

The Workplace

What is Cica, the Miracle Ingredient You’re About to See Everywhere?

If I had a dollar for every skincare product I've seen with "miracle" ingredients like hyaluronic acid or micellar water stamped on the label, I'd be …

Skin Care

How smart people handle difficult people

Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive …

Emotional Intelligence

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, …

Entrepreneurship

Gigi Hadid's Bombshell Style

See the model's most stylish off-duty looks.<p>Gigi Hadid has quickly become America's Sweetheart of the modeling world—with her California Girl good looks and sunny disposition—but her style says <i>bonafide bombshell</i>. Hadid knows how to dress her curves—from midriff-baring two pieces, to curve-hugging …

Clothing

This Man Spent 4 Years With the World's Most Innovative People. Here's What They Taught Him.

We can learn a lot about what creativity takes from the people solving the world's most difficult problems.<p>How Success Happens i<i>s a podcast featuring polar explorers, authors, ultramarathoners, artists and more to better understand what connects dreaming and doing. Host Linda Lacina</i> <i>guides these</i> …

Google Play

5 Smart Ways to Do More in Less Time

To beat the competition in half the hours, increase your output and your impact by working smarter.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Generally, high-energy people enjoy a competitive advantage, but if there’s one thing I learned while researching and writing my first …

Social Media

5 Epic Product Fails and the Lessons They Can Teach Your Small Business

Remember the Juicero? The Zune? Those globs of gelatin floating in Orbitz soft drink bottles like drinkable lava lamps?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter how diligently you prepare when you launch a new product, you can never guarantee success. In my own area of …

To This Day

Want to Develop a Successful Product? Watch Out for These 5 Unexpected Pitfalls

The pressure to move quickly can easily sidetrack you. Watch out for these five traps.<p>In the startup world, resources are scarce. Productivity and results are the difference between business success and failure. That's why using a minimum viable product (MVP) approach to product development is so …

Product Management

Loose Lips Sinks Ships: How These 3 Sayings Will Keep Your Startup on Track

In building a company, startups often neglect to build an internal communication strategy which can be a costly mistake.<p>Oftentimes, when marketing leaders preach their go-to-market strategy, it is littered with promises of press hits, bold messaging, social virality, and demand generating content. …

Startups

eCommerce Has Changed The Way We Shop. Here's 3 Reasons Why Your Online Business Isn't Growing

Consumer buying trends are ever-evolving as eCommerce becomes the new norm. Here are some key things to keep in mind as your online business grows.<p>With the world at our fingertips, many of us may take for granted how easy it is to buy and receive on demand. Online shopping has left an indelible …

eCommerce

3 Ways to Tell If Your Blockchain ICO Is a Scam

Google and Facebook are cracking down on ICOs because of get-rich-quick schemes. This CEO wants to change the way you think about them.<p>Recently, you may have heard of something called "blockchain." Over the past year, this nascent technology has left the fringes of early-adopters and taken the …

Cryptocurrency

What Is the Difference Between Marketing, Advertising, and Branding? A Simple Analogy to Help Explain

To understand the differences between these concepts, simply apply them to you.<p>In my work with entrepreneurs and business students, I often hear marketing strategies explained as "having social media," "having an online brand," or "advertising a lot."<p>These explanations make me cringe because, while …

Marketing

4 Habits of Ultra-Likable Leaders That Are Hard to Find

When society puts so much value on external accomplishments, good leaders start with what's inside.<p>I often tell people that leadership is a journey. When you think you've arrived at the top of the mountain, look up. You'll always find another peak to climb.<p>The truth about leadership is actually …

Leadership

6 Innovative Ways to Increase Brand Awareness

Wendy's sassy Twitter feed is a great example of how to stand out in a sea of noise.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Having a solid, trusted brand is important for your company to thrive. If your target audience doesn’t know or trust your brand, how will you ever …

Marketing

Great Performance Isn't Just About Intelligence or Skills, But Adopting The Right Mindset

In an age of disruption, we need to learn to adapt<p>In <i>Mindset</i>, psychologist Carol Dweck argues, based on decades of research, that how we see ourselves is a major factor in what we can achieve. Whether it is children in school or executives in a boardroom, the mindset people adopt has a significant …

Self-improvement

Katie Lost 68 Kilos in 3 Years — and She Still Ate the Foods She Loved

Katie Bolden's weight-loss transformation can only be described as remarkable. (OK, and maybe a few other words like "amazing" and "insanely …

Fitness

The chairman of PwC said that after surveying more than 1,200 CEOs, he believes there are 4 things every CEO must do

For the past two decades, professional services giant PricewaterhouseCoopers has been surveying more than 1,000 CEOs around the world each year.<p>Over the past few surveys, it's become clear that a growing number of CEOs are concluding that maximizing quarterly growth is not the path to sustainable, …

CEOs