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Want to Build a Million-Dollar Business? Focus on Your People, Not the Money.

Make money to stay in business, but don't build your business to make money.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Carey Smith never graduated from business school. He’s only ever read three business books (and couldn’t tell you what they were called), and only reads business …

19 Books Successful People Read

Here's a pile of books recommended by high achievers.<p>It's all about efficiency: The most successful people are students who watch and learn from others who have already carved a path to the top. Here's a pile of books recommended by high achievers.<p>1. <i>The Power of One</i> by Bryce Courtenay<p>"[It's] a …

Infographic: What belongs in your branding style guide

If you have market competition, you have to identify what makes your organization special.<p>An important part of differentiating your products is …

Faceted Classification

Can Anyone Compete With Facebook and Google for Small-Business Advertisers?

The Nuyorican Poets Cafe, a small performance venue in New York, needed a better way than print to advertise its shows. Daniel Gallant, the cafe’s …

Small Business

The Best Biographies to Read When You Need a Little Inspiration

Along with the lazy days of summer come plenty of opportunities to finally dig into your reading list. When you've grown tired of light beach reads …

Books

How Social Media Can Move Your Business Forward

To question the power of social media in society is to question the importance of sunlight on earth. It’s no longer a want, but a need. Just imagine what life would be like without platforms that allow people from all over the world to connect. Imagine having to pay hundreds if not thousands on …

Social Media

This Young Founder Built a Multimillion Dollar Business by Rejecting the Silicon Valley Ethos and Being True to Herself

Laura Behrens Wu came to the U.S. as an outsider, and admits she's still trying to find her way.<p><i>In this series,</i> <i>Open Every Door</i><i>,</i> Entrepreneur <i>staff writer Nina Zipkin shares her conversations with leaders about understanding what you have to offer, navigating the obstacles that will block your path,</i> …

5 Social Media Marketing Tips that Businesses Can Learn from Influencers

With thousands of followers loyally taking their recommendations and interacting with their content, it’s no wonder that brands are keen to add …

Social Media

This 5-Step Process Will Help You Find (and Keep) an Awesome Mentor

Start by setting clear goals.<p><i>What are the best ways to find and keep an entrepreneurial mentor? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Andrew Ferebee, CEO of Knowledge for Men, on …

The secrets of the ‘high-potential’ personality

Are there six traits that could really mark out your potential to achieve?<p>Are you curious, conscientious and competitive? Do you also have the more mysterious qualities of “high adjustment”, “ambiguity acceptance” and “risk approach”? If so, congratulations! According to new psychological research, …

Psychology

The Top Three Website Platforms For Digital Marketing | Articles | Digital

Unless you’re familiar with programming languages such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you'll probably want to outsource building a website to a …

Web Design

14 Overlooked Traffic Sources That Marketers Should Be Using

Marketers leverage the power of popular social networks every day to drive traffic, spread brand awareness and engage with their audiences. The likes …

Marketing

How to Turn Your Google Analytics Dashboard into a Powerhouse Business Intelligence Tool

According to a Pew Research Center survey conducted in January 2018, 77% of Americans go online on a daily basis. Much of this time online is spent …

7 Ways to Target Website Visitors With Facebook Custom Audiences

Are you taking full advantage of Facebook custom audiences? Wondering how to retarget prospects on Facebook based on their activity with your …

55 Happy Books Proven To Boost Your Mood​

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>Lady Gaga Talks Trauma and Mental Health<p>2<p>8 Signs of Folate Deficiency You Might Be Ignoring<p>3<p>30 Surprising Signs You'll Live to 100<p>4<p>How to Tell if Your Bad Cold Is Actually the Flu<p>5<p>The 6 Best Cardio Workouts to Try At Home<p>Being a bookworm can make you as happy as receiving a …

Woody Allen

The Small Business Guide To Digital Marketing On A Shoestring Budget

Brand promotion doesn’t come easy, and the odds don’t favor small businesses. With neither the time nor the resources to compete with the heavyweights, they have to rely on their wits to get the word out. On the bright side, a number of free (or almost-free) digital marketing tools have made it …

Digital Marketing

How to Drive More Sales to Your Online Store on a Shoestring Budget

Today's tech startups are lean, mean bootstrapping machines. Online merchants could use some of that lean thinking for their own businesses.Learning …

eCommerce

First 5 Steps In Branding Your Business

Have you ever thought about starting your own business and being your own boss, if so here are five step to implement when doing so. Just remember, …

Small Business

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Small Business Confidentiality Agreement<p><i>by Jennifer B. Duffey</i><p>Business depends on innovation and creativity to advance and grow. Unfortunately, not …

How to Use Google Analytics to Measure and Improve Your Content Marketing

Google Analytics offers incredible reporting features at absolutely no cost.I know Google Analytics isn’t the easiest tool in the world to …

Google Analytics

Top 3 Digital Marketing Challenges (And How to Overcome Them)

Digital marketing is an important area of focus – often the primary area of focus – for small businesses. However, while the landscape quickly …

Small Business

The best advice for entrepreneurs, from 16 real people who started their own companies

Every business will face some unique challenges as it grows. But there are certain roadblocks in startup life that are common among entrepreneurs.<p>So …

Entrepreneurship

How to build a news app with JavaScript and React Native

Requirements for building the app:<p>If you’re not familiar with these resources, don’t worry — they are quite easy to use.<p>The topics we will cover in …

JavaScript

How Small Business Are Solving Big Business Challenges

Small businesses are known to be flexible when it comes time to adapt to change.<p>Image 1 of / 1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Across the industry during the first week …

Small Business

Digital Marketing Industry in 2018 [Infographic]

As the digital marketing landscape evolves, so too do approaches and technologies, adding in more considerations and options to take into account.<p>So …

For First Time Blogger Entrepreneurs: How to Increase the Reach of Your Blogs to Monetize it

Ensuring traffic flow for blogs is not easy, but can be done systematically.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>With blogging aka creative writing not restricted to ‘intellectuals’ alone, …

10 essential career lessons to embrace before it’s too late

Keep your head down and your nose to the grindstone—or so we’ve been taught.<p>Is that really the best career guidance?<p>People often take this sort of …

Public Relations

4 Tips To Help Small Businesses Grow On Instagram

• <b>Be In The Moment</b><p>Be in the moment by posting content during cultural events and social media holidays. Whether it’s 4th of July or Pizza Day, share content that’s relevant to your business and don’t forget to use specific hashtags for the occasion. @BoxedWholesale, for example, created a basketball …

Pricing Lessons from Working with 30+ Seed and Series A B2B Startups

Though he’s nearly seen it all, <b>Tyler Gaffney</b> still gets surprised when early-stage B2B startups tell him how they’ve determined their pricing. The …

Product Management

To Sell More, Make It Easier and Safer for People to Purchase From You

Less than half of small businesses operate an ecommerce website, and few of those offer the purchase and payment features shoppers have come to expect.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Consumers are savvier than ever, and their shopping habits are changing fast. They’re …