Moises Alvarez

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How to Become a LinkedIn Power User (Infographic)

How your profile can be the key to standing out in the crowd, and landing the job.<p>1 min read<p>More than 70 percent of employers are using LinkedIn to recruit and hire new employees, so having an effective profile can be the difference between being the preferred candidate and getting beaten by the …

Infographics

This Leadership Book Is One of the Most Critically Acclaimed Ever. Here's Why You Need to Reread It

The lessons learned from this book do not have an expiration date, and can travel with you along your leadership journey.<p>In my job, I spend a lot of time working with emerging leaders. Sometimes, they are leaders making a jump to a VP level role for the first time. Sometimes, I work with companies …

Leadership

Sorry, Millennials -- You Are Not Entrepreneurs

Younger entrepreneurs should look to their older counterparts for guidance to be successful in the business world.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most millennials that I meet consider themselves entrepreneurs, or at least innovators. The editor of MiLLENNiAL …

Entrepreneurship

The next $13 Trillion Dollar Industry to be disrupted

Technology has systematically disrupted one industry after another. Whether it was iTunes with music, TripAdvisor to travel, Alibaba, Ebay & Amazon …

How to Pitch: 18 Steps to Create and Deliver a Winning Pitch for Investors and Early Customers

A comprehensive guide to planning, preparing, and tailoring your pitch to find new investors for a startup, land new customers, find a partner--in short, to turn your idea into a reality.<p>You want to start a business. You have an idea. You have a business plan. But you need investors. You need …

Business Strategy

42 states with the highest home seller profits

If you’ve been thinking about selling your home, we’ve got some good news for you.<p>According to RealtyTrac.com, home sellers saw an average price gain of $51,000 in Q2 of 2017. That’s a 26% average return on the previous purchase price.<p>Most homeowners who sold during Q2 this year had owned their …

Real Estate

25 Top Podcasts That Will Spark Your Entrepreneurial Vision

Listening to a podcast while going to and from work is a rare example of successful multitasking.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever heard anyone say that the trend is your friend? Sure, if something is getting a lot of attention, you probably should examine …

Entrepreneurship

Uber Just Released Their First Pitch Deck From 2008, and It Shows What You'll Need to Build a Billion-Dollar Startup

The ride sharing platform is now worth over $68 billion. But it all started with this deck.<p>Despite its high-profile public relations meltdown over the past few months, the story of Uber's rise is still a fairy tale in the startup world.<p>In less than a decade, the ridesharing platform has become the …

Ridesharing

Not Getting Results With Your Facebook Ads? Here is Everything You Are Doing Wrong.

If you are losing money and wasting time, you are going about Facebook ads the wrong way. Here is how to fix it.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Editor’s Note: In "Tough Love Tuesday," our first-ever summer success series, we’re connecting side-hustling</i> …

Facebook Ads

You're a future leader if you do these 4 things as a follower

Yet few understand that to be a good leader, you first need to be a great follower. As Aristotle said, "He who cannot be a good follower, cannot be a good leader."<p>Every military general started out as a private. And you can bet he was a pretty good private.<p>Being a good follower isn't about being of …

8 Delicious Food Documentaries You Can Watch On Netflix Right Now

Not everyone can afford fancy restaurants, but, thankfully, you can tag along and <i>feel</i> like you’re in the know about fine dining just by keeping up with the food-centric content on Netflix. Here are eight gems to watch.<p><b>①</b> Chef’s Table<p>Haven’t binge-watched all three seasons of this Emmy-nominated …

Check out how easy it'll be to hail one of Airbus' conceptual autonomous flying taxis

Hailing a flying taxi will someday be as easy as pulling out your phone and pressing a button.<p>That's the future presented by a number of vertical …

Transportation

7 Ways to Buy a Home If Homes Are Too Expensive in Your Area

What If You Can’t Afford to Buy a Home in Your Area?<p>Updated June 15, 2017<p>With a competitive housing market and in a high cost of living area, it can …

20 Leadership Quotes From the World's Most Influential Leaders

From Steve Jobs to Thomas Jefferson, these quotes will inspire you to become a better leader.<p>Albert Einstein once said, "The leader is one who, out of the clutter, brings simplicity… out of discord, harmony… and out of difficulty, opportunity."<p>Being a leader is no easy task -- it takes hard work, …

Thomas Jefferson

How to scrape websites with Python and BeautifulSoup

There is more information on the Internet than any human can absorb in a lifetime. What you need is not access to that information, but a scalable …

Python Programming

Everything you need to know about buying a home, in 7 steps

It takes a lot of organization, careful thought, and, of course, money.<p>But if you're serious about becoming a homeowner, you need to get prepared for the road ahead.<p>To help out, Business Insider consulted Dana Bull, a realtor with Sotheby's International in Boston, and George Chedid, a realtor with …

Learn About Income Property Valuation Using Capitalization Rates

Capitalization Rate, or Cap Rate, is a calculation tool used to value real estate, mostly commercial and multi-family properties. It is the NOI, Net …

Real Estate

Bill Gates Has Seven Predictions for the Future

Bill Gates has been almost prophetic in his past predictions: his 1999 list was hauntingly accurate, foreseeing the advent of price comparison …

3 Things All Great Leaders Know

Use uncertainty as a tool!<p><i>This article is the third of a 3-part series where I explore scale, transparency and uncertainty. These are 3 key determinants necessary to achieve a mindset that allows for more innovative flow.</i><p>How comfortable are you with ambiguous environments? If you are like most of …

Management

This gadget can let you talk in up to 80 languages

If you don't have the time to learn a new language, you can typically depend on apps to help bridge a communication gap. For next level …

Electric flying car that takes off vertically could be future of transport

German company Lilium beats Google and Uber to successfully test a VTOL jet that could be used as a city taxi<p>The once fanciful concept of flying cars appears to be a step closer to reality, after a German company completed successful test flights of a “flying taxi”.<p>Munich-based Lilium, backed by …

Flying Car

Here's what 9 Wall Street gurus think about the Fed's rate hike

The rate hike is seen as a vote of confidence in the US economy, which has witnessed increasing inflation and job growth.<p>All of the members of the Federal Open Market Committee except for the Minneapolis Fed governor, Neel Kashkari, voted in favor of a rate hike.<p>Here's a roundup of reactions from …

3 Things Not Counted in Your Credit Score

It pays to know what is and what isn't counted in your credit score.<p>No doubt there's a wealth of credit score information on the internet. But along …

How Google's New Slack Killer Will Change Your (Work) Life

Google Hangouts Chat has a new bot called @meet and it saves a ton of time.<p>Goodbye, meeting requests. Hello, meeting bots.<p>A new Slack-killing app called Google Hangouts Chat uses a bot that can watch what you say on your team chats. It works a bit like Apple's Siri or Amazon Alexa in that it …

Apps

How to Lead Versus Manage, to Improve Your Team's Success

To engage workers, step back from the day to day and focus on proactive, inspiring leadership rather than reactive, putting-out-fires management.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book</i> …

Leadership

Limited Liability Companies LLCs for Beginners

An Overview of the Benefits of Using an LLC to Start a Business or Pool Assets<p>Updated October 17, 2016<p>Over the past decade and a half, limited …

2017 Mortgage Rate Outlook: The Trump Effect

<i>By Michael Burge</i><p>For the first time in almost a year, mortgage rates are above 4%. While still low by historic standards -- the annual average rate on a 30-year mortgage in 1981 was 16.63%, according to Freddie Mac -- most observers expect rates to keep climbing in 2017.<p>The increase, which is likely …

What to Consider Before You Get a Loan

Cost isn't the only issue when it comes to taking on debt. You must pay attention to these three equally important factors.<p>My friend Sammy recently …

Personal Finance

10 Ways to Legally Reduce Your 2017 Taxes

You can improve your financial health by finding and using ways to reduce your tax bill. Your income will go further if you're paying less in taxes. …