Susan Mathews

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How Stitch Fix's CEO Katrina Lake Built a $2 Billion Company

Early one morning last November, Katrina Lake stepped up to the podium at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square, where her tech retail start-up, Stitch Fix, was about to go public. The now 35-year-old CEO was dressed in a burgundy shift and heels. On her hip was an accessory not often seen on Wall …

How to Finish Everything You Start | Heleo

“When you make a goal, it’s not just a goal—it’s a promise to yourself.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>How to keep promises you make to yourself</i>• <i><br>Why you should</i> …

Urban Legends

20 kitchen design trends for 2018 you need to know about

What's hot in the world of kitchen design?<p>1 Bold, vibrant colour schemes<p>"Vibrant colour schemes will continue to be popular for 2018 with a focus on …

7 Maximalist Interiors That Prove Minimalism Is on Its Way Out

Swatches Color Picker iOS App

Swatches, a free color picker app for the real world!Andrew Campoli, an independent iOS developer and designer has recently launched his latest …

iOS Apps

This 69-Year-Old Parisian Has Amazing Style

When trendsetting women name their own sources of inspiration, we're quick to listen. So when we first received a tip about Linda Wright, we dove in …

Decor experts reveal their recipe for stunning style

© PA<p>Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>Jane Rockett and Lucy St George share their vision for imaginative, inviting interiors with Gabrielle …

New to the Entrepreneurial Game? These 5 Tips Can Help You Design Your Website Home Page.

How to use your home page to convert your visitors to leads (and even rabid fans).<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you’re looking for the shortest explanation of what any business does, the home page is where you go. Of course, pou probably already know this. But …

Customers

10 interior design trends that never go out of style

The line between fashion and interior design is often a blurred one, with the two inspiring each other to great effect.Fashion trends of the past …

Trends

Meet the home stager who can help a home sell for more

Prepping a property to sell means using props and redecorating from scratch<p>Sat, Oct 21, 2017, 00:00<p>Diningroom suites are out, as are freestanding …

Liam Miller

Four Secrets Of People Who Finish Their Workweeks On Thursday

Polishing off the bulk of your work before Friday all comes down to your work habits from Monday to Thursday.<p>We all often face the same problem: The workweek drags by at a glacial pace, while the weekend speeds past us before we even realize what’s happening.<p>Mathematically, of course, it all makes …

Interior Designers Share Their Game-Changing Shopping Secrets

When you're a home editor, you become a magnet for decorating inquiries of all sorts, but the most common question I get is about where to shop for blank (pretty much every household decorative item you can imagine). To deviate from my usual list, I turned to another group of professionals: …

How to Find Your Ideal Customers on Social Media (Part 1)

Sarah Mateljan, Co-Founder and CEO of CourseGenius, shares some key things to consider when you're starting a new social media strategy.<p>It's hard to imagine life without social media - and for some of us, it would be hard to imagine running our businesses without it too. A recent report shows 83% …

Alleviate Anxiety With This Do-Anywhere Grounding Exercise

Mindfulness and meditation are well-known ways to combat anxiety and stress, but they can be hard to fit into a busy schedule. If you need a quick …

3 Tips For Finding Your Ideal Workflow

When most of us think of flow at work, we may think of charts, project plans and deadlines. But there is another kind of work flow that is incredibly important, especially for entrepreneurs.<p>Hungarian psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi popularized the concept of “flow” in the early 1990’s. …

Self-improvement

A 4-Step Regimen for Setting Goals That Always Moves You Forward

When you set lofty goals, even failure produces little wins.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you read certain self-help literature, you may get the impression that some people don’t have any goals in life. Even worse -- you may be one of those people.<p>In actuality, …

Motivation

18 habits of highly successful people

But that's probably not the case. While luck and genetics may play a role, there are certain learnable behaviors which make success more likely.<p>Over on Quora, there's a thread dedicated to sharing some of those learnable behaviors. We rounded up 11 intriguing ones below.<p>You'll notice that none of …

Self-improvement

10 Success lessons from Mark Cuban – “Self-made Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share52<p>Tweet<p>Share137<p>+16<p>Shares 195<p>He’s the owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, Landmark Theatres, and Magnolia Pictures, and the chairman of the HDTV …

10 Home Trends You Should Definitely Get Rid of in 2017

In the new year, these once-stylish decor themes will be oh-so-outdated.<p>Update your interior design by cleansing your home of these stale decor items and themes.

Six Steps To Turn 2017 Into A Year Of Ongoing Career Success

As you celebrate the Christmas season and New Year and reflect back on 2016, how can you turn 2017 into a year of ongoing career success? By creating a career strategic plan.<p>Someone once said, “Success is the intersection of preparation and opportunity.” Achieving success requires more than luck, …

Self-improvement

3 Unexpected Ways Reading Personal Development Books Changed My Life

Open your mind to the opportunities all around you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Reading was never something I was interested in while attending school. Nor was it something I thought I would ever do again once I graduated. My choices in life after school seemed to …

Self-improvement

I read 15 books this year on happiness, productivity, and success — here are the most meaningful insights I've taken away

The bad thing is that one time a stack of said books collapsed on my desk neighbor.<p>Without a doubt, the books that moved me most this year focused on psychology and behavioral science — and as 2016 draws to a close, I'm reflecting on everything I learned.<p>Below, I've rounded up the most meaningful …

Self-improvement

11 successful people share the unusual beliefs that helped them reach the top

Conventional wisdom too often yields conventional results. These entrepreneurs succeed where others don't because they hold some unusual beliefs that create massive results for their businesses. Learn from their ideas below to make your own venture a success.

Success

25 Best Habits to Have in Life

If you are committed to happiness and success, work these into your daily routine.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We are creatures of habit. Everything we think, say and do is a result of deep-seated habits etched into our minds through years and years of repitious …

Motivation

How to Make Your Website a Top Search Result (Without Writing Anything New)

Seven tips for turning private junk into click-worthy public gold.<p>One person's trash is another person's treasure. Many small businesses store internal documents on their private servers and never imagine they might be useful and interesting to the outside world.<p>But they very well might be. Let's …

Social Media

How To Escape The Procrastination Doom Loop

When you imagine a highly productive person, you likely think of someone who focuses effortlessly on the job and never succumbs to procrastination. You know, the type who can sit on the ground in a subway station with their laptop and still manage to get more done in an hour than you would in a day …

Procrastination

5 Smart Habits Successful People Use to Avoid Procrastinating

It's more than just time management.<p>We've all been there--sitting at our desks scrolling through Facebook as we avoid the task in front of us. It's called procrastination and it can take many forms, from frequent coffee breaks to small talk with co-workers.<p>Procrastination is often chalked up to …

27 Must-Read Books for Getting Ahead in Business and Life

Whether you flip pages, tap an e-reader, or listen to audio, these inspiring titles are worth your attention.<p>Whether you flip pages, tap an e-reader or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect companion, relaxation aid or source of inspiration. Check out these quotes from more than two dozen …

How an online interior designer made my apartment look magazine-worthy

Previous Next<p>1 of 13<p>When I moved out of my shared two-bedroom apartment to embrace life <i>sans</i> roommates, I called it adulthood. What I didn’t …