Anisa Azis

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5 Personal Branding Strategies Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

Every entrepreneur will tell you that it takes hard work and persistence to be successful. In addition to loving what you do, continually learning from others and building a great team around you, one of the most important things you can do is build your personal brand and reputation.<p>When it comes …

First Digs: 4 Decorating Ideas for a Small Apartment or Dorm Room

For a trend-forward room, try a bold-print comforter, like the Night Blooms pattern from the Martha Stewart Whim Collection. Pair this bedding with dotted sheets, and your room will be at the head of the class.

Want to write a book? You can if you've got 75 minutes spare

A group of people will attempt to write a book in a little over an hour at Nine Worlds Geekfest this weekend. Don’t expect it to be in next year’s Booker longlist<p>Every year, writers across the world struggle through the month of November to hit a seemingly impossible target: write a whole novel in …

Writing

5 Clever Decorating Ideas for Small Apartments

Get some inspiration for your small space!<p>Meet Giselle Gyalzen, owner of one of San Francisco's most coveted shops, Rare Device. When it comes to decor, Gieselle has turned great style into a science. Both her Divisadero and Noe Street store locations -- known for their signature colorful and …

How I Finally Made Peace With My Anxiety Disorder

I sank into the faded green couch and prepared to tell another stranger about a part of myself I'd been trying to get rid of since I was a child; to describe what it feels like on those rare occasions when my brain tells me to run from everything; when even the most mundane daily tasks -- driving …

How to Think Like an Entrepreneur

There's a lot of discussion these days about the entrepreneurial mindset. But what exactly is it? Is an entrepreneur someone who starts a business? Not exactly. Entrepreneurship is less about a job description and more about a state of mind. It's an attitude that shapes how you live and work.<p>I was …

How To Lead When You Aren't The Leader

I was recently coaching a group of young professionals who work for one of my clients in New Jersey. I was helping them analyze their 360Reach personal brand survey reports (disclosure: 360Reach is a product of my company, Reach Personal Branding) so they could understand how they are perceived by …

As Steve Jobs Once Said, 'People With Passion Can Change The World'

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In 1997, Steve Jobs returned to Apple after a 12-year absence. The company he had co-founded was running out of cash and close to bankruptcy. Jobs held a staff meeting and explained the role passion would play in revitalizing …

Entrepreneurship

How to Create A Personal Development Plan

We all have our goals in life, and each day we try to accomplish something to get to the big picture. However, do you know that all the steps you go …

10 Brilliant Business Books You Can Read To Find Your Shortcut To Success

It is never too early nor is it ever too late to start planning for retirement. It ultimately depends on your way of life, where are you living, and …

Retirement

7 Things To Remember If You Dream To Have Your Own Business

It is about 7:00 PM Sunday now, and you are getting a sick feeling about going to work tomorrow. You must get up early on Monday morning and get …

Entrepreneurship

52 Landscaping Ideas for a Stunning Backyard

These dreamy spaces will leave you starry-eyed.<p>Tiny courtyards or sprawling lawns, these outdoor escapes make the most of their surroundings. Plus, get more amazing backyard inspiration!

Be a Better Blogger by Reading other Blogs like This

It’s day 4 of 31 Days to Build a Better Blog where today’s challenge is to take a little time to do something that I wrote about last year that has …

Scrum Methodology Phases which Help in Agile SDLC Process: 5 Key Steps

Scrum framework allows you to implement Agile development methodology. Unlike the waterfall software development life cycle, the distinctive feature …

The 5 Steps You Must Follow To Finally Make Money With Your Blog

If you’re a blogger, you’re probably interested in making money.<p>But search online for how to monetize your blog and you’re given the same, tired …

10 Tips for Perfect Poster Design

Almost everyone has designed a poster or flier at some point. Whether it was for self-promotion or a client, posters can be a fun way to present a …

Advanced Blogging Guide: How To Generate Traffic Through Typing!

Okay, so you want to be a “blogger.” I just want to let you know you are up to a tremendous task. There are over 2 million blog posts written every …

Marketing

Top 11 Wonderful Tools for Designers To Create Infographics - I am programmer

For all the importance we place on text, it’s an indisputable fact that images are processed in the brain faster than words. Hence the rise and rise …

The Busy Girl's Guide To Meditating

Research shows that taking the time to find some inner calm can do a whole lot of good. Whatever your schedule, here's how to take a few moments to yourself from Gabrielle Bernstein, author of the New York Times bestselling book Miracles Now.<p>"When women say to me, 'I don't have time to meditate' I …

Meditation

8 Ways to Optimize Your Network

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There's a theory in matters of business networking that more is better. Fatten up the ol' Rolodex and you'll soon be climbing the ladder/locking down your angel round/scoring clients. It's not true. Relationship capital—your web …

Entrepreneurship

100 (Free) Ways To Learn to Speak Another Language

<b>100 Resources To Learn to Speak Another Language</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><i>Ed note: This post was first published in 2012, and is in the process of being</i> …

26 New Photoshop Free PSD Files for UI Design

Highest quality UI design Free PSD Files download for commercial graphic design projects. GDJ is a best place to download freebies like vector …

30 (Really Quick) Time-Management Tips

Time is of the essence. Use these tips to manage it.<p>I know you are pressed for time. I believe the best time management involves stress management. But then again, these tips can still help you be more productive with the hours you <i>do</i> have to work. They come from the company Toggl, maker of (of …

Time Management

How to Use a Simple Pocket Notebook to Improve Your Life

It’s really hard to believe, but I have to say that one of the most—and possibly <i>the</i> most—profound changes I’ve made in my life over the last several …