Emmanuel Adebayo

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Sharing on social in the wake of Facebook’s recent algorithm update: what you need to know

If you’re like many marketers, you’ve heard about the update to the Facebook algorithm and the likely impact it will have on organic reach for that …

How This Founder Went From Zero to $100 Million by Thinking Like a Kid

To succeed in business and in life there's magic in discovering your inner kid.<p>What is it that enables entrepreneurs such as Elon Musk, Sheryl Sandberg and Richard Branson to persevere through seemingly insurmountable challenges that at first seem to exceed their limits? Make a list of people you …

Motivation

5 Facebook Advertising Tips to Help You Maximize Your Budget in 2018

If you want to be successful on Facebook in 2018, you’ll need more than just incredible content.<p><b>In fact, Facebook marketing success is as much about</b> …

7 Social Media Trends to Watch and Capitalize On in 2018

The trend is your friend.Why? Because trends often become the norm, and getting in early allows you to harness its power without too much competition …

How to turn an idea into a dream job – by people who have done it

Three entrepreneurs tell how – starting from scratch – they created their successful businesses<p><b>What was your idea?</b><br>When I was in my final year at Brighton, a girlfriend and I decided to cycle across the UK for charity. At first I was worried about city riding. I was doing the final year of a product …

Entrepreneurship

Tai Lopez Shares 7 Steps to Launch a Business With No Money or Experience

How to go from idea to paying customers in one to eight weeks.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, 310 out of 100,000 people on average created new businesses each month in the U.S., according to the 2017 Kauffman Index of Startup Activity. Most …

Entrepreneurship

Why Parking Where I Know I Shouldn't Helps Me Be a Better Entrepreneur

Starting a business begins with your mindset.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You often hear stories of super successful entrepreneurs who wake up at 4 a.m. and, by the time you’ve hit the snooze button for the gazillionth time, they’ve already conquered the …

Entrepreneurship

55 Freelance Businesses You Can Start For Free Tomorrow Morning

Thinking about becoming a freelancer? You’re not alone.<p>Many people around the world are sidestepping their fears, ditching the 9-to-5 lifestyle, and setting out to make money on their own off of their skills and passions. Now’s the perfect time to do so – the demand for creative freelancers has …

5 Startup Lessons That Could Have Saved Me 5 Years

Want to overcome some of the hurdles of starting a business? These tips will help you reach the finish line faster.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is tough. Everyone knows this. And, I’ve learnt it the hard way. I’ve built a fair number of …

Entrepreneurship

The 5 Stages Startups Must Go Through to Make That First $1 Million

What stage of business is your startup in?<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all want our startup businesses to hit that coveted $1 million per year in revenue. The unfortunate truth is that only 4 percent of us actually make that goal.<p>This past year my …

Business Strategy

6 Unusual Steps for Landing a Six-Figure Job

You could apply the techniques to sales, marketing, and business development as well.<p>Some people do really insane things during a job search. You can waste a lot of time getting noticed. But someone who got through a programming bootcamp -- a course that purports to make you a programmer in a few …

Employment

22 Science-Backed Study Tips to Ace a Test

With back-to-school commercials showing at full speed ahead, it's time to say sayonara to those summer days and once more remember how to study. [A …

Equations

Want to Be Great at Making Small Talk? Learn This 1 Simple Trick | Inc.com

Small talk opens doors; it creates rapport; it starts conversations and relationships and greases the skids for a positive interaction. But for some of us, it's awkward and uncomfortable to do well.<p>But there is a secret to effective small talk that works almost every time: changing the questions …

12 books to read this year if you want to get rich

To help make 2017 a prosperous year, we've highlighted 12 of our favorite personal-finance books — one for each month — from century-old classics to hot new releases.<p>No guarantees you'll get rich, but it can't hurt to kick off the new year with one of these gems.<p><i>Kathleen Elkins contributed to a</i> …

10 Success lessons from Chris Gardner – “From Homeless To Millionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share90<p>Tweet<p>Share349<p>+15<p>Shares 444<p>The life of Chris Gardner is one made for the big screen. From single father without resources, living on the …

Motivation

10 entrepreneurs share their top ideas for creating passive income

Passive income is all about creating systems that run on autopilot and deposit recurring income into your bank account with relatively low effort once established. It sounds like a dream, but there are more viable ideas for building passive income than ever.<p>Many high-performing entrepreneurs have …

3 Daily Habits That Can Set You Up for Success

<i>Nela Canovic, productivity hacker, writer and entrepreneur, answered the question “If a happy and successful life is all about developing three good</i> …

Self-improvement

7 Podcasts You Might Not Know About -- But Should

I love getting asked which podcasts I listen to regularly. If you’re into reverse engineering entrepreneurial and life success, then chances are you’ve heard larger-than-life successes like Mark Cuban, Ramit Sethi, Tim Ferriss, Ryan Holiday, and Lewis Howes being interviewed on top podcasts like …

95 Business Books for People Who Dream Big

After some requests for “further reading” on a variety of management concepts, my coworker Rebecca Corliss put together some internal …

10 books that’ll help you achieve more success in life

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you're looking for that edge, that secret to success, the answers might already be available to you.<p>While you may think these tips …

25 book recommendations from some of the smartest people in tech

Our goal has always been to give you rare, unprecedented access to the people shaping the tech industry— specifically, the advice that they've gained through experience, or used to get where they are today.<p>So when we sat down earlier this year to double down on this mission, we wondered who these …

5 Success lessons from Sean Parker – “Billionaire Boy Genius” for entrepreneurs

Share10<p>Tweet<p>Share4<p>+12<p>Shares 16<p>Sean Parker has never done things the normal way. He co-founded Napster, became the first president of Facebook, now …

Entrepreneurship

Chatbot lawyer overturns 160,000 parking tickets in London and New York

Free service DoNotPay helps appeal over $4m in parking fines in just 21 months, but is just the tip of the legal AI iceberg for its 19-year-old creator<p>An artificial-intelligence lawyer chatbot has successfully contested 160,000 parking tickets across London and New York for free, showing that …

Chatbots

Need a Business Idea? Here are 55

<i>This article has been excerpted from</i> 55 Surefire Home Based Businesses You Can Start for Under $5,000 <i>by Entrepreneur Press & Cheryl Kimball (2009).</i><p>Today, tens of thousands of people are considering starting a home based business, and for good reasons. On average, people can expect to have two and …

Small Business

5 Habits That Make Elon Musk an Innovator

<i>This story first appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>There are only 24 hours in every day, and you can’t squeeze out an extra second. Yet some people manage to …

8 Ways Successful People Beat Procrastination

Everyone procrastinates. Even the most successful people struggle with it every day. But successful people do something that most of us don’t —they …

Procrastination

The 5 Reasons Your Startup Idea Is Going to Fail

<i>Not all ideas pan out, and these five reasons are usually the reason.</i><p>It's a harsh truth to face, but the reality is, not all startup ideas--even the seemingly brilliant ones--end up being the basis for blowout successes. Most of them end up failing, with the entrepreneurs who came up with them …

Why startup founders should be good at ‘balancing’ these two business concepts

How to keep customers happy – this question might be keeping startup founders up at night. But before this good-to-have worry comes another question …

Small Business