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Productivity Tips, Tricks, and Hacks

If you're like most business owners, this Rolling Stones classic isn't even a remote possibility for you:<p>(And neither is Mick Jagger's outfit.)<p>A …

5 Ways to Be More Productive

I've always been an organised person. I've always had lists. Many lists! Always looking for ways to be more productive.<p>I've prided myself on getting through my To Do list daily, ticking off each item in turn and ending the day with nothing to do but relax.<p>And then I had kids. Things changed. Now …

Time Management

Increase conversions simply by asking better questions | Marketing Magazine

<b>Grant Merriel, co-founder of Conversion UP and advisor to multiple B2B businesses, writes that in order to increase conversions, marketers need to</b> …

Marketing

Crafting Your Story: Public Relations Expertise For Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Public relations can be a powerful and effective marketing tool for your business, but it’s more than just sending out a press release. It is about …

10 Tips for Creating a Winning Business Plan in PowerPoint

<i>In their book</i> Write Your Business Plan<i>, the staff of Entrepreneur Media offer an in-depth understanding of what’s essential to any business plan, what’s appropriate for your venture, and what it takes to ensure success. In this edited excerpt, the authors offer some quick-hitting tips that can help</i> …

The Foods That 9 Nutritionists Say They Eat Every Day

"I always have <b>a green juice or smoothie</b>, as it's a surefire way to load up on nutrients." <i>—Katie Cavuto, M.S., R.D., the dietician for the Phillies and the Flyers</i><p>"<b>Coffee</b>—it has so many benefits to almost every part of the body (brain, skin, heart, etc.). I also eat arugula daily because it's green …

Parenting advice: five experts reveal their sanity-saving secrets

How to be a better parent: 'Positive attention', putting your partner first and 23 other tips to solve family crises...<p><b>'Firmness is about giving children boundaries; fairness is about consistency'</b><p><b>Jessica Chivers</b> <i>is a coaching psychologist, the author of 'Mothers Work!’ and founder of The Talent</i> …

7 Steps to Deliver Better Customer Experiences

A surprising thing happened during a recent brainstorming session I led for a retail client. We were supposed to be coming up with ideas for improving the company’s customer experiences, but the head of operations could not think of a single new customer service idea to explore. And the development …

KeepCups and Popular Penguins: How to apply the four Ps of marketing to your business

<b>One of the first things marketing undergraduates are taught is the four Ps of the marketing mix.</b><p>That’s <b>product</b>: the design and features of what you …

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Survival Diet

A calorie-cutting (but tasty!) meal plan that lets you have your turkey—and gravy, and pumpkin pie—and eat it, too<p>Get the Meal Plan<p>I cannot in good conscience tell you to skip the pecan pie this Thanksgiving. And by all means enjoy the cornbread-sausage dressing. But how can you eat to your heart’s …

Healthy Eating

Marc Levin’s dad pleaded with him and his brother Jason not to follow in his footsteps and sell office furniture. But that’s exactly what they did - they now have a business that turns over $5 million. http://smartco.at/A5SlC

Is this the worst customer service call of all time?

America’s largest internet provider seems to have missed out on the memo that the customer is always right.<p>In an extraordinary recording that has …

Customer Service

No Wonder Bread Needed: Katy Perry's PB&J Smoothie

After making Jessica Simpson's breakfast smoothie, I didn't think it was possible for trainer Harley Pasternack to top himself, but then I tried his …