Amari Legore

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7 mental shifts that helped me become a millionaire by 22

In the last 12 months, I've generated a million dollars in commissions in one of the most competitive industries on the planet, where my average competitor is at least double my age with 10 times the tenure in the business.<p>I have a master's degree from a prestigious university, which I received …

Self-improvement

Why I Failed as a Student and Succeeded as an Entrepreneur

It takes more than a college degree to be a successful entrepreneur. Donny Zanger has got what it takes.<p>Donny Zanger is the founder and CEO of All Week Walls, a New York-based pressurized wall company. In addition to All Week Walls, he has started up a number of other businesses too. I talked to …

40 Things Your New Startup Should Do Differently to be Insanely Successful

• 117shares<p><i>Here are the lessons Mitchell Harper learned building a company to 500 people and $7B in transactions while raising $125M along the way. He</i> …

Unique Selling Proposition

What we learned from marketing to 2 million teenagers

<i>Ashley Ryon is the Marketing Manager at Frankly, a publicly traded mobile messaging company.</i><p>The Fresh Prince was right: parents just don’t understand. When I was a teenager, all I wanted was to be treated and respected like an adult. No one “got me.”<p>Fast forward to adult life, and I don’t know what …

Social Media

9 clever ways to automate your small business with IFTTT

IFTTT (If This, Then That) is a free online tool that automates actions between websites, apps, smartphones, gadgets and more.<p>Want your tagged Facebook photos backed up on Google Drive? IFTTT can do that. Wish your smartphone could turn off WiFi when its battery gets too low? IFTTT can do that, too.<p>…

7 Toxic People to Avoid When Starting a Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is one of the most challenging things you can do. And one of the hardest parts is that most people won't understand why you're working so hard, especially when you're not making much money to start.<p>They also won't …

Self-help

53 Ad Networks that Will Open Up New Channels of Growth in 2018

<b>UPDATED!</b> This list of resources was expanded and updated for 2018 to include nine new ad networks. Enjoy!<p>There’s no doubt about it — Google and …

Marketing

11 Ideas for Finding a Mentor for Your Startup

Page: 1 2<p>Every new business owner should find a mentor for guidance. Ultimately, you’re responsible for your business, but you can always consult a …

5 Easy Ways to Make Money on Instagram

Not too long ago, you believed that making money with a blog was impossible. But after seeing dozens of income reports from other bloggers, you …

Motivation

The Strategy That Got Slack to 500,000 Users and Made It a $1 Billion Company

Slack, a business messaging and search app, has been a big hit: Within 18 months of its launch it had a valuation of $1.1 billion and 500,000 monthly …

The Sherpa Approach to Mentoring

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a mentor is a rewarding experience and an opportunity to influence something great while watching both a business and entrepreneur thrive. The rewards are real, but discovering how you can best become an invested, trusted advisor …

Entrepreneurship

7 Secret Oblique Exercises For A Jaw Dropping Core

You may not know this. But <i>traditional oblique exercises</i> (high reps/low weight) won't give you sexy obliques. <b>In fact, they're mostly a waste of …

Workouts

Welcome

I’m a huge fan of the “Make an Offer” feature. I’ve recommended it to several friends over the past week and will continue to do so in the future. …

Rights & Freedoms

New Marketing Automation Options for Small Business in the VEST Report

I’m revving up for the next edition of our B2B Marketing Automation Vendor Selection Tool (VEST) report, which will include six first-time entries. …

9 Powerful Ways to Get the Most Out of Every Negotiation

Negotiation is a key skill for success in business and life. Become a better negotiator by following some very simple rules.<p>If you're in business, you negotiate-every day of the week. While you may not be negotiating multimillion-dollar deals with customers or vendors, chances are you're …

12 Organizations Entrepreneurs Need to Join

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever since becoming an official entreprenuer, I have been attending entrepreneurial events. I have attended and joined 1000's of different organizations. There are many out there that I personally haven't gotten anything out of.<p>Whether …

Entrepreneurship

4 Simple Tricks to Help Make Your Content Stand Out

Having a tough time getting traffic? Read this.<p>Every day, over 30 million pieces of content are shared online. People see thousands of article headlines that they can choose to click on and read. They see these articles on newsfeeds on social media sites and recommended links at the bottom of …

Blog Monetization: The Exact Business Model To Make Money Blogging

<b>How exactly does one make money with a blog? How does blog monetization really work?</b><p>Many bloggers try, yet unfortunately too many don’t succeed. Yet, …

Marketing

50 Proven Ways To Grow Your Email List

You may have already noticed that your website visitors aren’t automatically going to sign up for your list just because you have an opt-in box in your sidebar. Marketers are beginning to face the realities of an online environment that’s oversaturated with generic, low-value offers:<p><i>“Click here to</i> …

5 Metrics Every Marketer Should be Watching

You can always rely on Einstein to give good quote. One of his most famous quotes accurately sums up the biggest challenge of digital marketing measurement: “Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts.”<p>The internet has given marketers many things, one …

10 Effective Ways to Get More Email List Subscribers

Savvy online marketers will tell you “the money’s in the list!” but that’s not entirely true. What they should be saying is that the money’s in the …

10 Cool Marketing Automation Startups to Watch

Marketing automation can help businesses target prospects, separate out the tire kickers from the real buyers, and even help you find and test ideas …

Marketing

The Best Health and Fitness Research of 2014

Research

Breathe In, Breathe Fat Out

The more you exercise, the better off you are health-wise and mind- and body-wise, but you already knew that. What you might not know is 80 percent …

Wales

5 tips to help you retire early

Slide 1 of 7<p>5 early retirement strategies from Mr. Money Mustache<p>Getting to retirement may not be as hard as you think. Or at least it can be easier …

4 Technologies That Have Changed Business Forever

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With the advent of new technologies, the business landscape sure looks a lot different than it did just a short time ago. Despite the coming changes, there are tools that have had a great impact on business and hold great promise for the …

Social Media

The One Thing You Should Do After Meeting Anyone New

At 24-years-old, Francis Pedraza is the co-founder and CEO of a venture-backed company, Everest. In addition, he is an advisor to 10 tech companies, each of whom he does hundreds of introductions for in return for equity.<p>It is hard to predict how my Forbes interviews will go. Most top relationships …

Cyber Insurance Is A Necessity for Minority- and Woman-Owned Businesses

Having valuable client information stolen is so pervasive that cyber liability insurance is now as important for small businesses as property and …

Customers

9 Business Competitions for Young Entrepreneurs

Teenpreneur award Winner Jordan Culpepper, pictured with Black Enterprise publisher, Earl G. Graves Sr. (Image: File)<p><b>Black Enterprise</b> knows the value …