Ethan Mitchell

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Five ways to improve your mobile marketing strategy

Mobile has created more ways than ever for marketers to connect with consumers. But it can be a challenge to figure out which micro-moments are the …

Infographic: 8 content marketing tools you should use

Here are some productivity tools that can help make your content marketing campaign a rock solid one

How Introverts Can Become Great Leaders, And Eventually, a Successful Entrepreneur

“If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut”<br>― Albert Einstein<p>The most common, …

How startups should approach venture capital and avoid crushing terms

by Matt Berriman<p><i>"Capital invested in a project in which there is a substantial element of risk, typically a new or expanding business" (Google Search</i> …

Traits of a true entrepreneur

Follow up with vigour! With your team, with investors, with the market, on tasks, everything. This is one thing you shouldn’t tire of

17 Handy Tools for Entrepreneurs, Startups, and Marketers

Building a business is never easy, but thanks to ever-developing technology you have access to useful and effective tools that can simplify almost …

Entrepreneurs: Are You Addicted To Work?

These days we see stories about being addicted to everything. Some addictions, such as alcohol and drug use are deadly serious and business owners must address them with care. For example, in 2014 an estimated 2 million Americans were dependent on prescription opioids, according to the Centers for …

Entrepreneurship

The Design Tip Yves Béhar Thinks Every Entrepreneur Should Embrace

Yves Béhar, founder of Fuseproject and co-founder of August, shares his experience in the ever-evolving tech design sphere.<p>The founder of industrial design firm Fuseproject has revolutionized design at companies large and small. His high-tech secret: Keep it simple.<p><i>-- As told to Jeff Bercovici</i><p>How …

Millionaire Gary Vaynerchuk Shares His Secrets on Personal Branding

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>When Gary Vaynerchuk speaks about branding, everyone perks up and listens. And for good reason.<p>Vaynerchuk makes it his business to build …

Entrepreneurship

Aspiring Entrepreneur? 5 Tips You Need to Hear

<b>No successful entrepreneur got to where they are now without a fight.</b><p>If you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, founder, or side hustler, let’s just say …

10 Lessons To New Graduates From 10 Successful Entrepreneurs

Learn these crucial lessons from the ones that came before you.<p>As the adage goes, 20 years ago, or even 10 years ago, calling yourself an "entrepreneur" was like wearing a neon sign that said, "I don't know what I'm going to do with my life."<p>Today, "entrepreneur" seems to be the job title every …

How This Millennial Made Her First Million

Australian jewelry designer and entrepreneur Samantha Wills started her business with a brave move some 12 years ago, when she packed her belongings into her Toyota hatchback, left her small hometown of Port Macquarie and drove to Sydney with the ambition to make it big. Her rise to success was not …

How to Begin Expanding Your Business on an International Scale

Successful international expansion depends on a carefully thought-out plan.<p>Expanding your business internationally is a challenge that every growing business will hit upon sooner or later. Business to e-commerce is now at $1 trillion worldwide, so this is a globalized world. This is something that …

Business Strategy

A New Way for Entrepreneurs to Think About IT

Entrepreneurs have historically taken one of two approaches to IT. Most think of IT as a “necessary evil.” For this group, IT is for back office support for their business ideas. They typically hire third parties to help them with IT and never make it part of their core business. A second set of …

Why You Should Never Feel Intimidated by Investors

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

How to Get Rich As An Author

“By twenty-five, I had published my first book — which was an immediate and controversial best seller — and it had my face on the cover. A studio optioned the rights to create a television show about my life. In the next few years, I accumulated many of the trappings of success — influence, a …

How Business Can Lift People Out Of Poverty: 4 Insights From The World's Best Social Entrepreneurs

<b>* Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation.</b><p>How do you profitably sell to a customer who …

5 ways to build wealth financial advisors might not tell you

I'm going to let you in on a little secret.<p>Ready?<p>Some of the best ways to build wealth have little to do with the stock market.<p>"Um, honey, can you come in here a minute? A financial advisor just said that the stock market is a horrible way to invest!"<p>I didn't say that. But you read between the …

Personal Finance

These 6 Tips Will Calm Your Nerves Before an Investor Meeting

Pitching to investors can be intimidating. Especially when $5 million is on the line.<p>BeBee, the fast-growing social media network and self-publishing platform for which I am a Brand Ambassador, was recently named a "top 15 EU unicorn startup" by Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley.<p>BeBee has been …

Why Investments In Big Data And Analytics Are Not Yet Paying Off

Working smarter, rather than simply investing more, is the key to gaining value from Big Data and analytics in business, according to a new report.<p>The report, Broken Links: Why analytics investments have yet to pay off, from the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) and global sales and marketing firm …

10 Qualities of Successful Traders

This is a Guest Post by Michael Battat. He is on twitter @mbat3110 Qualities That Successful Traders Have And You NeedIn tough times like 2016, …

Trading

How Investors Can Stay Calm When the Markets Are Going Mad

After Brexit, a bit of perspective helps.<p>The seismic decision by the United Kingdom to exit the European Union continues to shake up global markets. …

An Investor's Guide To Target Date Retirement Funds In 2016

Target date funds offer the premise of a one-stop solution for investors seeking professional allocations strategies. They are commonplace in 401(k) and other similar employer-sponsored retirement plans (aka, defined-contribution plans). According to Vanguard, 88% of defined-contribution plan …

Saving for retirement – your decade-by-decade guide

Investors could be forgiven for focusing on the effects of the EU referendum on their portfolios this week. But when it comes to the toughest investment task of all – building up a retirement fund – a much more long-term perspective is needed.<p>We all fantasise about the sunny uplands of retirement – …

Smart Investors Ignore the Noise

You should focus on the long term and investing in relatively cheap assets.<p><i>People don't have a good intuitive sense of how to weigh new information</i> …

The Simple Concept That Made Me $6 Million Last Year

On Monday morning, you get a message indicating there’s a new balance in your PayPal account. You check and see that — while you were at the beach …

Retirement