Jamie Isabel

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15 Web Design Terms to Help You Navigate the Latest Trends

When marketing managers, IT administrators, copywriters, designers and developers come together to hash out project plans and timelines, things go …

UI Design

How to Market Your Startup on a Budget

No one ever said running a small business was easy. However, when asked what they find most difficult about being business owners, …

A new guide for effective startup planning

Over the last seven years, starting around the time I began hiring people in my company, I have been on a journey to continually improve our system for deciding what to do and then doing it (preferably quickly). This planning system I devised was initially based on a presentation given to Google …

14 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

Rich people appreciate the power of learning long after college is over.<p>"The world class knows that college is just the beginning of lifelong learning," writes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold in his book, "How Rich People Think." "That's why you'll see the great ones attending seminars, …

15 Steps I Took to Successfully Reinvent Myself After Losing Everything

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Just because everything in your life is running smoothly right now doesn’t mean that that’s going to last. You may dream of starting a new business. You could move across the country. You fall in and out of love. You lose a loved one.<p>In …

The Best Way to Develop Your Startup Idea

<i>By Nate</i> <i>Andorsky</i><p>As I drove to high school, I used to pass a church with a large sign on its front lawn. Each day, that sign featured a new philosophical or inspirational quote. Often running late, I paid little attention to the sign and its words of fortune-cookie wisdom (140 characters before it …

How to Start a Great Business at Any Age

You dream about it.<p>Starting your own business.<p>On your long commute or when you struggle through another meeting, it's on your mind. Like a little flicker of flame ready to burst into a full-on fire.<p>You know you can find more purpose and meaning in your work. Maybe you even have an idea for your new …

The best free online business courses starting in June

Memorial Day marks the unofficial kickoff to summer. In business, that means summer hours or "working" from home on Fridays. For some, June is a time to catch their breath.<p>Since the holidays, they've been criss-crossing the country, living out of Drury Inns with 11 p.m. conference calls and 5 a.m. …

The Most Useful Free eBooks for Web Developers.

This is a collection of free ebooks for front-end developers about JavaScript, ES6, NodeJS, CSS3 and HTML5.<p>In this observation, we compared nearly …

JavaScript

April's 10 best new web design tools

Every month we select the 10 most useful new tools to help web designers (and sometimes developers, too) improve the way they work. They include …

12 Reasons Maui Is The Best Island On The Planet

Seriously, TripAdvisor says so.<p>Not all tropical islands are created equal.<p>In fact, according to TripAdvisor's Travelers’ Choice Islands awards, one island puts all others to shame.<p>This year, that island is Maui -- and we can't say we're surprised. Since the 1960's, Hawaii has been America's …

Maui

3 Networking Mistakes You Should Never Make

Sometimes in our excitement to make that big connection, we end up blowing our chances by making these mistakes.<p>While we all know how much the right connections can help us grow our businesses, most of us don't relish the idea of walking into a crowded room of people where we might not know anyone. …

Google Tested 3 Versions of This Honey Maid Ad to See Which Worked Best Online

It's a fundamental choice for online video marketers: Should you hit viewers with a quick, memorable pitch that's (hopefully) less skippable? Or …

Stop messing up your SEO and do these things instead

The days of using underhand tactics like hidden text and keyword stuffed title tags to influence search rankings may be rapidly retreating into the mists of time, but as much as search engine optimisation (SEO) is coming to reflect time-honoured good marketing practices, there is still a …

SEO

5 Businesses That Almost Failed and Showed Us Why It Pays to Keep Going

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter how good or promising your business idea is, there will be times as an entrepreneur that you’ll question whether or not your company will ever be a success. Those overnight, rags-to-riches stories of explosive popularity for a …

Marketing Hacks for Startups and Small Businesses

Overcome with the limitless world of marketing and not sure where to start? We've outlined 5 quick tips to cut through the clutter for you.

Small Business

3 Big Company Practices That Work for Any Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A colleague of mine goes to Wal-Mart for almost everything he needs. When I asked him why he doesn’t support mom and pop shops more often, he replied, “Wal-Mart is the most successful mom and pop shop that ever existed.”<p>In other words, …

5 Lessons From the World's Most Successful Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

<i>Morris Tabush, an Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) member from New York, is the Founder & President of Tabush Group, a leading cloud computing, technology solutions and IT services company. Morris attended the recent iConic event and found key learnings from many of the speakers in attendance.</i><p>Last …

Entrepreneurship

7 Ways To Practice Entrepreneurship -- Without Starting A Venture

Entrepreneurship is a contact sport. It cannot be learned from a book or in a classroom. The skills which underlie entrepreneurship are largely learned first-hand, through trial and error.<p>However, you do not need to start a business to begin exercising your entrepreneurial muscles. There are a …

Entrepreneurship

5 Benefits of Starting a Small Side Business

Entrepreneurship: a word I simultaneously adore and despise. As someone with aspirations to one day start a successful company, the idea of growing a …