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5 Daily Habits of the World's Most Successful Entrepreneurs

The main difference between the few who get ahead and the many treading water is how well they spend their time.<p>12 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The entrepreneurial spirit lights a flame of hope in the hearts and minds of people near and far. For most, it's a …

Motivation

Stop Whining and Start Hustling

Nothing is better than meaningful success, and nothing is worse than regret.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everybody knows at least one person who is often complaining about their problems. It seems like the world is completely against this person, and …

Entrepreneurship

The Ultimate Guide to Writing Exceptional Copy

Writing exceptional copy is ridiculously difficult.<p>Arguably the single-most important skill required of any digital marketer, it is often one of the …

The Shocking Truth About Blogging (Why I Almost Deleted My Own Blog)

Does the following scenario sound familiar to you? You have tried virtually all you could to convince yourself that your blog is on the right path, …

How This 17 Year Old Turned a Love of Watches Into a $13,500 a Month Business

For years I’ve been advocating for people to start their own online stores.I love helping entrepreneurs create value seemingly out of thin air and …

8 Big Changes To LinkedIn Groups That Will Enhance Your Social

It’s no secret that LinkedIn is the number one social networking site for B2B Marketers.<p>Given the network’s user base of over 380 million and the …

Do women and men want different business advice?

<b>"We feel empowered by seeing women giving business advice, it feels real, it feels relatable," says Louie Tew, part of a team of three female designers who are in the midst of setting up their dream online wedding business, TH&TH.</b><p>"We have been spoken to in patronising tones when pitching ideas and …

This Suburban Dad Positioned His One-Man Business To Break $2 Million This Year

Not many people break $1 million in a one-person business. Laszlo Nadler, whose startup appeared in this blog last year, blasted through that milestone in 2015. This year, the father-of-two, based in East Brunswick, N.J., is on track to break $2 million at his Amazon store Tools4Wisdom—and still …

Customer Service

I Went on a Vacation to Mexico With a Man I'd Never Met

Exploring the new "travel dating" trend.<p>When I first told my friends I was spending the weekend in a Mexican mansion on a date with a stranger, they thought I was insane.<p>"Diana, this sounds a lot like prostitution," they said with raised eyebrows and concerned stares.<p>Indeed it did, and that's …

Relationships

9 Apps to Get Your Finances in Check Today

If you’re like most Americans, 72% to be exact, then being stressed out about money is a common occurrence every month. But, it doesn’t have to be …

5 Extremely Actionable Tips to Improve Your Content Writing

I’m a terrible writer.<p>That’s correct – I’m a terrible writer and I’m going to teach you how to improve your content writing efforts. Oh, the …

21 Blogs That Will Teach You To Be A Better Blogger

If you’re anything like me, you’re always on the hunt for blogs that will help you become a better blogger.There’s always more to learn about …

9 TED Talks That Will Make You Hungry for Success

Here’s how a TED Talk is born:<p><i>“Once a year, a thousand remarkable people gather in Monterey, California, to share something of incalculable value.</i> …

10 Ways you can model the success of millionaire entrepreneurs

Share9<p>Tweet<p>Share33<p>+12<p>Shares 44<p>It’s no secret that millionaires have different habits, qualities, and ways of thinking than the average person. Those …

7 Keys to Local SEO for Real Estate Marketing

Real estate professionals seem to have a love-hate relationship when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO). We all want the benefits of having …

Three Ways To Attract More Local Customers

Not long ago, many people believed that small businesses could earn customers from around the U.S. simply by being on the Internet. It hasn’t exactly worked out that way. In a recent national survey by Sage North America, 74 percent of small businesses said the majority of their customers are …

10 Steps to Help Improve Your Local SEO

There are several online marketing options available today that your local businesses can utilize to improve your website traffic, leads, and sales. In the past there was print advertising, TV, and radio. Now, with so many different online-based options available it has left many small business …

25 Things You Need To Know About Local Search

I find the challenge with local search marketing is that you need to put yourself into the shoes of the local business in order to really focus on …

How to optimize your Google My Business listing: expert tips

<b>A Google My Business profile is an essential for local SEO. It’s free and will enable you to appear in local search results for queries specific to</b> …

Do you have the right local SEO tools for the job?

Planning and executing a local search campaign requires a lot of data and insight, making a good local SEO tool stack invaluable. Columnist and local …

Local SEO Ranking Factors Study 2017

<b>How have local ranking factors changed in 2017?</b><p>In Conjunction With<p>Ordinal Variables<p>Behold, the factors correlated with pack performance (and could be …

Angie's List is now free: What this change means for your business

Now that Angie's List has removed their paywall, business owners may need to incorporate this site into their local SEO strategy. Columnist Brian …

How Do We Define Success For Women Entrepreneurs?

Researchers from 12 countries attended this year’s Diana Project International Research Conference, dedicated to advancing our understanding of women business owners and their businesses, to address questions focused upon two themes: gender and family business, and gender and innovation.<p>The …

Two Entrepreneurs In The Same Business Try Instagram Marketing And Learn Different Lessons

Many businesses start using Instagram with little knowledge of what works. They simply learn by doing. That was the case with two woodworker-entrepreneurs who began using the platform several years ago. Each realized that targeting the right audience was more important than amassing a large number …

Consulting Start-Up: How to Start a Consulting Business Fast

More Startups Would Be Successful if They Learned How to Do This

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

Identity fraud up by 57% as thieves 'hunt' on social media

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1169000/1169620_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524675430_ad90e9d6782bfd399ba108115f80eb60<p><b>The number of victims of identity theft rose by 57% last year, figures from fraud prevention service Cifas suggest.</b><p>The data, taken from 261 companies in …

4 Ways To Save Money—Without Ever Noticing It’s Gone

<b>Where does all our money go? It’s a constant mystery for many of us who, no matter how much we’re earning at a given time, manage to put our money</b> …

The SexTech CEO Inspiring Female Founders to Be Fearless

Cindy Gallop is all about telling it like it is – in business and in bed. The tech entrepreneur is on a mission to make it easier to talk about real sex openly and honestly so that “porn doesn’t become sex education by default,” she says. Her startup MakeLoveNotPorn, (launched with a legendary TED …