Tom Lyons

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Why The Older You Get, The More You Hate Everyone (And Why That's OK)

Ad failed to load<p>You know how you're always talking about how you hate everyone? The thing is, the older you get, the more real this is.<p>True story: I …

Pulling off a $10k Instagram Launch (Without Any Automation or Ad Spend)

You might think a large following is the key to success on Instagram. But amassing an audience of inactive accounts won't do much to grow your …

1 Simple Way To Get Found More Easily on LinkedIn | Inc.com

If you want to get any meaningful value or traction from LinkedIn, it's critical you start with a profile that's already optimized.<p>(In fact, I have an entire copy-and-paste LinkedIn profile template you can download right now to build out your page properly.)<p>As you polish up your profile on …

Google Search

3 Stocks That Feel Like Microsoft in 1986

Canopy Growth, Universal Display and Square aren't quite household names yet, but their stocks are set up to deliver market-crushing returns over the …

The 5 top retirement havens with the lowest cost of living

In International Living's Annual Global Retirement Index 2018, we ranked the 24 best retirement havens in the world, where you can live comfortably …

4G LTE

I had a near-pathological fear of public exercise and rarely went out for a run, but my daily morning date with Adriene’s YouTube channel has given me hope<p>I was in the living room, in my pyjamas, and my laptop was open. “You’re a hero,” the woman on the screen was saying, reminding me how great I …

Living Rooms

An Older Alaskan Malamute Brother Patiently Teaches His Young Puppy Sister How to Howl

An absolutely gorgeous Alaskan malamute named Nikon adorably and patiently taught his little puppy sister Mocha how to howl in the most wonderfully …

Nikon

Never Run Out of Content: More than 70 Places to Curate Great Content

It's a full-time job to build and maintain your brand, so check out these go-to places to share content.<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>Curating top content from around the web is a great strategy to increase your social media reach. For example, we grew our Facebook reach tremendously with …

The First Ever Fund Managed by a Robot Is Here. So Far It's Beating the Market

It can process over 1 million pieces of information a day.<p>As if professional mutual fund managers didn’t have it hard enough.<p>Not only do they have to …

7 Powerful Quotes That Will Make You a Better Leader This Weekend | Inc.com

There isn't a one-size-fits-all canvas for what leadership looks like--nor for how it needs to be executed on a daily basis. Leadership is a journey which is something I'm learning each day. Building a business, creating a great culture, overseeing the well-being of your company, and making an …

Motivation

Here Are The Exact Words To Use On Social Media To Get More Customers | Inc.com

Every month, I consult with a variety of entrepreneurs and brands on their social media strategy. When I first meet with them, they always raise the concern that they are generating likes and followers on social media, but not a high enough percentage of them are actually being converted into …

Social Media

How to Create an 11,284-Member Facebook Group When You Have No Followers

Have you ever been part of one of those big Facebook groups, and thought “Wow. It would be cool to create something like this myself.”I was in that …

Behind the Scenes: How We’ve Built a $5M/Year Business in 3 Years With Content Marketing

We’re pulling back the curtain on three years of intensive learning and doing.<p>Last Thursday, I shared the story of how our startup almost died.<p>We …

House Renovation Ideas - 16 Inspirational Before & After Residential Projects

Renovating an existing house can be a rewarding way to get the home of your dreams without having to build a completely new house. Here are 16 …

An Ultra-Luxurious $50 Million Canadian Home That’s Anything But Rustic

Designer Ferris Rafauli creates a sleek, sophisticated refuge filled with custom details outside Toronto<p>Building a home from the ground up often requires a complicated web of architects, contractors, and designers working in tandem to finish the job. But for one impressive luxury home, located in a …

Interior Design

You Can Shop for Your Next House in VR

<b>This VR platform could change the way you buy homes.</b><p>A house is the single biggest purchase most people will ever make. That’s why homebuyers …

Virtual Reality

Your Startup’s Pitch Needs Only These 10 Slides

Guy Kawasaki shares the layout for a perfect pitch.<p>Pitching your startup to investors just might be the most nerve-wracking aspect of starting your …

Guy Kawasaki

How VR Video is Being Used to Help Kids Conquer Fear of Swimming

A new Swedish initiative hopes to encourage the country’s children, one fifth of which cannot swim, some suffering anxiety and fear of water, to take …

Virtual Reality

There Are New 'Pools of Money' Available for Entrepreneurs. Listen in as This Startup Finance Braintrust Talks What, Why and How.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The rules for equity crowdfunding, whereby an entrepreneur can raise money by selling a piece of his or her company for cash, changed in May. It’s been a hot topic since then. And to address this nascent and still as of yet largely …

How to create your first Gear VR app

One of the most exciting parts of being a developer is being able to build your own tool or game and then experience it for yourself for the first time. But creating a mobile game or a productivity tool pales in comparison to the excitement you feel when you actually get to slip on a headset and</i> …

Before You Renovate Your Kitchen, Review Your Plan in Virtual Reality

If you want to know what the future of virtual reality looks like, let me tell you.<p>It’s a red kitchen.<p>Not a very cool kitchen, either. It has two …

Getting Started with VR in Unreal Engine 4

This guide is for anyone who is looking to get into developing for Virtual Reality projects in Unreal Engine 4. Covering Blueprint, C++, performance …

Game Development

Here Are the Netflix Codes for Categories Geeks Will Find Helpful

The best free online business courses starting in January

Tell me if you've heard a version of this cliché. A pebble that falls into the ocean can create a ripple that crosses the globe. Nonsense? Don't say that to United Airlines.<p>Seven years ago, Dave Carroll found his $3,500 Taylor guitar heavily damaged when he picked it up in United's baggage claim. …

Getting Started with Virtual Reality: An Introduction to Unity

The Maker community is an extraordinary bunch filled with wild ideas and potential, limited only by the capabilities of the components they can get their hands on — but what if I told you there were worlds you could have complete control over? They’re out there, and over the next few years we’ll …

134 Experts Reveal the Best Social Media Management Tools in 2018 (With Leaderboard)

Aaron Orendorff<p>Adam Connell<p>1. Sendible – This is my go-to social media management tool. It’s got all the features I need and more. The feature I like …

Infographics

Dog Training 801: Fluency Continued. Better Behavior, Here’s How

In last month’s article, we introduced fluency. It’s what most people really need to teach their dog. It’s what people mean when they say “My dog</i> …

Dazzling! NuSTAR captures sun's portrait in solar X-rays

It's time to see the sun in a whole new light – X-ray light. NASA's NuSTAR space telescope has taken a stunning portrait of our home star in high-energy X-rays.<p>The related research, presented at the American Geophysical Union meeting in San Francisco this month, could offer scientists a new tool to …