Jo Lynn

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Landing Page Strategies to Grow Your List

I’ve already espoused on how important it is to incorporate email into your marketing strategy as soon as possible. A well-rounded marketing plan …

Marketing

50 Jobs, Gigs and Side Hustles You Can Do From Home

If your dream is to work from home, and you don't know where to start, this list has something for you. Guaranteed.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ah, working from home. If you're sick of long commutes to a boring office, where you're stuck 9-to-5, Monday through …

Employment

10 Reasons Why People Quit

There are times in every entrepreneur's life when he or she feels like giving up -- here's how to stay in the game.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship is no walk in the park, and every entrepreneur will experience times when he or she feels like giving …

Entrepreneurship

Dalai Lama: 5 things to keep in mind for the next four years

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Dalai Lama has some advice for anyone who is looking for happiness, no matter what their circumstances.<p>The Nobel Peace Prize-winning spiritual and political leader of the Tibetan people in exile, spoke about the incoming administration in an interview with CNN's chief medical …

Mindfulness

11 Free Tools and Services That Every First-Time Entrepreneur Should Use

I bootstrapped my startup Jodilogik and launched the application inThe post 11 Free Tools and Services That Every First-Time Entrepreneur Should Use …

Prototyping

Top Tools to Produce Online Video in 2017

Video will be the #1 marketing tool of 2017, but you need to know the right platforms and tools to leverage it the right way. Recording a video isn't hard -- but producing a quality video that represents you brand well should be your top objective. Lighting and good audio are key to quality video …

30 Profound Quotes From Eckhart Tolle That Will Change the Way You Spend Your Life

Eckhart Tolle is a famous spiritual teacher promoting mindfulness and living in the now. His teachings often contradict what we are taught in the …

How to Attract Your Ideal Customer with Perfectly Positioned Content - Copyblogger

“Hello, I’m a Mac.”<p>“And I’m a PC.”<p>You remember Apple’s “Get a Mac” series of commercials that ran from May 2006 to October 2009?<p>The commercials were …

Being a Strategic Leader Is About Asking the Right Questions

If you asked the world’s most successful business leaders what it means to “be strategic,” how many different answers do you think you’d get? Consider this number: 115,800,000. It’s the number of unique links returned when I searched online for “strategic leadership.”<p>There’s a good reason for all …

7 Productivity-Boosting Apps for Busy Entrepreneurs

Worthwhile technology gives you back your time and sanity.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're running your own business, you know a thing or two about juggling -- working top-speed on numerous projects while trying to find enough hours in the day to get everything …

Apps

65 Free Web Resources for Starting Your Own Business

Want to start a business? Need to improve an existing business? Here are some great places to start.<p>Where starting a business is concerned, there never seem to be sufficient resources available, and that includes one of the most precious resources of all: information.<p>Here's a handy guide that was …

The Facebook Audience Network Now Serves Ads to 1 Billion People Each Month

While Facebook has had 1 billion users on its social network for quite some time, it now has more than 1 billion people viewing its advertising …

AdTech

Why Real Leaders Have Strong Egos (And That’s A Good Thing)

Understanding and developing your own ego doesn’t make you a narcissist, one writer argues. In fact, it’s a prerequisite to leadership.<p><i>This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of</i> Fast Company.<p>Ego tends to get a bad rap in leadership circles, and it’s …

8 Sources of Strength Powerful Enough to Overcome the Fears Holding You Back

To avoid failure, acknowledge and compensate for your weaknesses. To achieve great success, discover and build on your strengths.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What are your powers? Few of us are focused on what our powers are, let alone practicing or leading from …

Self-improvement

The Most Important Marketing Metric You're Not Measuring

Our digital marketing expert Ryan Bonnici tells us to stop measuring your marketing performance by channel, and instead by content type.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>Q: What are the minimum non-vanity metrics every organization adopting inbound marketing should</b> …

Marketing

Facebook Advertising 101 [Infographic]

Targeting traffic with your Facebook ads can lead to big success for small businesses, but only if it's done in a smart way.<p>For example, start by …

How To Be Calm Under Pressure: 3 Secrets From A Bomb Disposal Expert

We’d all like to know how to stay calm under pressure. Sure, I could pull a bunch of research studies on it and just summarize those for you. But …

Mindfulness

4 Trends in Social Media That Are Changing the Game

It's up to brands to commit to creating engaging content and using social media the right way to connect with their audiences.<p>Savvy brands have been using social media to engage with their audiences for a long time, and with continuous changes, updates, and additions making these platforms better …

10 Ways entrepreneurs can defeat depression

Share45<p>Tweet<p>Share41<p>+11<p>Shares 87<p>In many ways entrepreneurs have it rough compared with people who choose to work for a company as an employee. …

Entrepreneurship

4 Free Small Business Marketing Tools

Here's a list of four marketing tools that add real value -- but don't cost a thing!<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>There’s only one thing better than finding a cool new marketing tool, and that’s finding a <i>free,</i> cool new marketing tool. Here’s a list of four …

Small Business