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7 Power Writing Tips To Make People Read and Love Your Content

I chuckle whenever someone says <i>“I can’t write.”</i><p>I know – for a fact, that all of you reading this right now <i>love to write.</i><p>I mean, hello? It’s 2017 and …

7 Lessons From Building a 6-Figure Business in High School

Success can come remarkably soon if you get an early start.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is always intimidating – and this is especially true when you are young. From coming up with the idea to charging clients for your product, there’s a lot to …

Entrepreneurship

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Updated November 15, 2017<p>With all the buzz around Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram — not to mention mobile marketing to smartphones — it’s tempting …

Marketing

13 job interview tricks that are hard to master, but will pay off forever

Okay, you've wowed your potential employer with your résumé and cover letter. Now, they actually want to talk to you — over the phone, via Skype, or in person.<p>You can rest assured, you're definitely qualified for this job. Now, it's up to you to seal the deal and ace the dreaded job interview.<p>Some …

Employment

How to rank on the first Google page if you have a low-authority site

The other day I was reviewing an archive of my client’s SEO articles and their rankings. A whole lot of articles didn’t even make the top-30 positions because the competition had much higher DA ranks.<p>Since we were syndicating more newsworthy content to high-profile publications likes Forbes, …

Marketing

6 questions you should ask before accepting a job offer

As executive coach Karen Elizaga explains, "It's important to look at an interview as a two-way street. Of course, you want the job—but you want to make sure that wherever you land, it is a place that you want to be. Like a date, you and the employer are checking each other out for shared …

Employment

Medium Is the Solution If You Want to Blog Without Any Overhead

The service helps with hosting, design and building your audience. You're on your own for a steady stream of fresh ideas.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>HubSpot claims that it is essential for any business to blog. One of the reasons being is that B2B marketers that use …

Thought Leadership

Stop banning children from playing sport, teachers told by Nicky Morgan

Playing games helps children to develop the character traits they need to succeed in life, the Education Secretary says<p>The education secretary has called on schools to stop wrapping children in “cotton wool” and allow them to take part in sport, even if there is a risk of injury.<p>Playing games helps …

John McEnroe says 'no-brainer' for players to use legal drugs

John McEnroe says he has no issue with a player taking a legal drug, even if it has performance-enhancing qualities.

Serena Williams

NFL Finally Admits There's A Link Between Football Injuries And CTE

A top health official with the National Football League has finally acknowledged a link exists between football-related head trauma and degenerative brain diseases like chronic traumatic encephalopathy.<p>This is the first time such a high-ranking league official has acknowledged the link.<p>Jeff Miller, …

Want Your Best Employees to Never Leave You? Ask Them 5 Simple Questions | Inc.com

Want to do something that will launch you into the new era of HR? Get rid of your exit interviews and replace them with "stay interviews."<p>If you're new to this concept, unlike the exit interview, managers are using stay interviews to get fresh insight into improving the work environment or their …

Employee Engagement

Why Stephen Curry Is Plugging a Chinese Smartphone

NBA superstar Stephen Curry has appeared in a lot of commercials, including one for the Apple iPhone back in 2015. Now the Golden State Warriors …

Advertising

Torch 300 Calories in 30 Minutes With This Cardio Boot Camp

Maximize your sweat session by mixing cardio with strength training. This combo burns calories while building metabolism-boosting muscle, and we call that a winning combo. Try this tried-and-true workout for yourself with this 30-minute cardio boot camp. We offer modifications for every move, so no …

In Defense of the Celebrity Influencer

Micro-influencers,<p>those with 10,000-100,000 followers, have become advertisers' new social media darlings. This class of influencers engage niche …

Public Relations

How to Make a Smart Marketing Plan

Reexamine your assumptions before planning this year's marketing campaigns.<p>The first quarter of the year is traditionally when companies update their marketing plans. Here are the key questions marketers should ask before making major changes:<p>1. Can our sales team close leads that we generate?<p>This …

Marketing

How to Capitalize on Instagram as a Small Business

Since it was first introduced five years ago, Instagram has overtaken Twitter to become the social media’s rising star for businesses. The platforms …

A 25-Minute TRX Workout for When You Have No Idea What to Do at the Gym

In order to see results, you have to switch up your usual routine. This 25-minute workout utilizes a suspension trainer like TRX to transform the …

Suspension Training

How to Build an All-Star Social Media Team in 5 Steps

There are so many things to consider: What skills do you need in your team? How should you structure the team? How do you hire new team members?<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>We often talk about the importance of social media managers and the amazing people who handle social media as a …

Public Relations

All You Need to Know About Instagram Takeovers: How to Host a Takeover in 6 Simple Steps

Even though Instagram takeovers seem trendy now, they first started to gain popularity back in 2012 with brands like General Electric, Burberry and …

Three Ways To Create An Engaging Customer Experience That Drives Sales

Have you ever noticed that when someone tells a customer story, it’s typically about a restaurant, a hotel, a retail store or some other front-line focused business? And the story is usually about a person who went “above and beyond,” but not always. Sometimes it might be about the atmosphere or …

Customer Experience

How to Build the Best Marketing Strategy You Can Using Only Free Tools

With what is available for free, there has never been a better time to bootstrap a startup.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, it is more important than ever for you to create an efficient marketing strategy. Because startups often have low budgets, …

Marketing

Answer the “Tell Me About Yourself” Interview Question With This Formula

Job interviews can be awkward, especially with open-ended questions like, “So, tell me about yourself.” Where do you start? What do they want to …

Employment

Nike turned into a luxury brand when no one was looking

In 2016, it overtook Louis Vuitton as the most valuable apparel brand in the world, according to a ranking by Forbes.<p>"It's not like people aren't spending money on high-priced items," Business Insider retail analyst Cooper Smith told Complex in May. "It's just that their preferences for lifestyle …

Shoes

The ultimate guide to LinkedIn profiles

If you’re like me, you have a LinkedIn profile that serves as a modern replacement for the business card.<p>It’s decked out with your photo, experience …

25 Beautiful Zen and Tibetan Buddhism Quotes To Enlighten You

Zen Buddhism and Tibetan Buddhism come from schools of Buddhism. Zen Buddhism tends to emphasize regirious meditation practice and insight into daily …

The Top 50 Must-Follow #SportsBiz Twitter Accounts Of 2016

Twitter has become more than just conversing with others in 140 character bursts. It has become critical for those involved in all forms of industry, and sports business is no exception.<p>Each year, we go through and pick out some of the best Twitter accounts for you to follow around a host of …

Sports Law

10 Ultimate Social Media Marketing Tips You Need to Know Right Now

To make sure you're maximizing your success on social media, I've compiled my top 10 social media tips below. If you're wondering how to take your social media marketing to the next level, or feel like you've hit a plateau when it comes to the results you're seeing, this article is for you!<p><b>1.</b> …

Public Relations

The right questions to ask during a job interview — according to an expert

William Scheimann, organizational psychologist and author of "Fulfilled! Critical Choices: Work, Home, Life," explains why the questions you've been asking in job interviews should change. It's not just about getting the job.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Employment

5 Digital Marketing Trends Worth Paying Attention To In 2017 | Inc.com

As the new year begins, it's crucial that you look back at 2016 and really review what worked, what didn't, and most important how you should shift your strategy to be successful in 2017.<p>We are in a fascinating time for marketing these days, with the landscape changing as rapidly as tech software. …

Marketing

How to get an hour's exercise every day - even when you work in an office

You’re reading this at your desk. You are slumped, as usual, over your keyboard. Your hand rests heavily on your mouse. Occasionally you twitch it to open a new tab or email.<p>The only other movement you make is the flickering of your eyes from webpage to webpage. And now, you learn, clicking on a …