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Why Happy Employees Are Your Key to Successful Branding

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following is the second in the series "Live Your Brand" in which branding expert Melanie Spring takes us along on her three-week road trip across the country to meet innovative entrepreneurs whose experiences offer lessons</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Why Growing Your Business Is All About Perspective

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You have all heard the saying, "You can do anything if you set your mind to it." For entrepreneurs, this adage couldn't be truer.<p>Successful entrepreneurs tend to have what is referred to as a “growth mindset” as opposed to a …

Entrepreneurship

What Google 'Hummingbird' Means for Your SEO Strategy

21 min read<p>This story originally appeared on KISSmetrics<p>If the idea that SEO is dead crosses your mind or turns up in print, dismiss it. The fact is that nothing is really going to change in the way that we pursue the almighty ranking, with the possible exception of the resurgence of the long tail …

SEO

The Rules for Eating Lunch at Your Desk

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Modern workday lunch habits have completely transformed. The two-martini lunch died decades ago, and the formal sit-down lunch has all but disappeared.<p>These days, more entrepreneurs and office workers are choosing to eat at …

Productivity

The Psychology of Discounts and Deals (Motiongraphic)

Everybody loves a bargain -- it’s business, but it’s also psychological.<p>The human ability to count is hardwired into several parts of our brains, according to this motiongraphic from eBay Deals. Even before we are able to count, infants develop expectations for what should be the result of an …

Psychology

By 2015, Chinese tourists could spend more than all the world’s luxury shoppers combined

In two years, Chinese tourists could be spending as much as $194 billion a year in Europe, the US, Asia and other vacation spots. That’s according to Morgan Stanley, in a research note this week on luxury companies.<p>That figure speaks of the growing economic clout of China’s middle class—but also …

China

8 Things Really Efficient People Do

Everyone wants more time. Efficiency is one way of adding minutes or hours to your day. Here are eight tips effectively used by the most efficient.<p>Most everyone would like to be more efficient. Just think, you would spend less time doing the things that you don't enjoy and more on the things that …

Time Management

What Some Extremely Successful People Were Doing At 25

Some people know what they want to do from an early age and focus on it relentlessly. Others reinvent themselves, changing careers and industries …

University of Florida

iFixit Reveals The PS4 Is Beautiful, Inside And Out

The PS4 is a lovely gaming kit. It’s sleek. Monolithic. And relatively small in comparison to the Xbox One. Sony did its 4th generation console right. iFixit found in its teardown that the gaming system is nearly as beautiful on the inside as it is on the out. But that shouldn’t be a big surprise. …