Matthew Chronister

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The 1 networking rule 99% of people are afraid to follow, but should

How many times have you found yourself at a networking event, only to feel like you’re at a networking event?<p>I’ll let you in on a little secret: …

10 ridiculously simple steps for writing a book

“Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.” — Mark Twain<p>As the bestselling author of five books, I can tell you without …

8 Amazing Purple Perennials For Your Garden

Gladiolus is one of the classic perennials. Renowned for its tall flower spikes and ideal to mix in your midsummer bouquets, gladiolus comes in a …

Ten Things You Need to Know to About Starting Your Own E-commerce Business

It serves as one of the best kinds of businesses model which requires low investment and can provide high returns<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>E-commerce is estimated to grow to $850 …

Everything You Need to Know About Bearded Iris

After 13 years as head gardener of England’s world-famous gardens at Sissinghurst Castle, Sarah Cook may have been forgiven for putting her feet up …

Want to Close the Sale? Do This 1 Thing

Top sales people know that you greatly improve your odds of closing the sale by what you do in the first few minutes of your sales conversation. Here is an insider technique to use up front that will help you close more business in the end.<p>Every sales person thinks the sale is made in the final …

Shade-Loving Perennial Flowers: 15 Beautiful Choices for Your Garden

While shade may feel like a limiting factor when it comes to colorful garden plants, it simply isn’t. Yes, your plant palette may not be quite as …

I Wake Up at 5 A.M. to Work Out, and These Are 5 Tricks For Making It Effortless

I was forced to become a morning person. Not because I'm a mom or because I work full-time, but because I needed to make exercising regularly happen. My mindset used to be "Oh, I'll work out later," but later got pushed and pushed into never. With work and family responsibilities, the time to work …

Fitness

Top Earning Salespeople Use This 1 Easy Strategy to Outperform Everyone Else

Sales is one of the most common jobs in the US. But top salespeople know a secret--that can make them rich.<p>Let's start with the obvious: salespeople have a bad rap. That's because most people employed in sales are--wait for it--crappy salespeople. These are your typical pushy, slimy, or aggressive …

Why Newsletters Suck And How To Do Successful Email Marketing

I think it’s safe to say in 2018 that we all hate newsletters.<p>Maybe there is someone out there that still likes getting monthly or weekly emails in their inbox with subject lines like “August newsletter: update of company events at blah blah Inc.” However, for most of us the word “newsletter” has …

Email Marketing

This woman’s genius business card has gone viral and here’s why

It has attracted almost 240,000 likes<p>When it comes to effective business cards, the designs can vary from sleek and minimalist to bold and …

How to Become a Content Strategist and Master Storyteller

If you want to be a strategist, or just want to create a strategy for your business, watch how Jordan Scheltgen creates honest, compelling stories on a consistent basis.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this entrepreneur interview, Eric Siu is joined by content …

How to Bounce Back After Hitting Rock Bottom In Your Career, According to Walt Disney and Steve Jobs

These three lessons from those who have been there can show you the best way out.<p>Like most people, I relish the feel-good stories of successful people who overcame setbacks to make it to the top. But what about when you have a complete career breakdown? I mean a time when you hit rock bottom and …

Become a certified Lean Six Sigma expert with this project management training

popsci shop<p>Three belts, 90 PDUs and 26 hours of training for $50.<p>If you want to work as a project manager, it’s pretty essential to know how the top companies operate. The Official Lean Six Sigma Training and Certification Bundle helps you get up to speed, with three courses and 26 hours of video …

How forest bathing can profoundly improve your health and well-being

Dive into the practice of forest bathing. Doing so does not clean your body, per se, but rather refreshes the spirit and benefits your mood and …

How to Monetize Every YouTube Video

Selling your products and services is just the first way to make money from your YouTube videos. Here are a few other ways to generate a profit.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Jason R. Rich's book</i> Ultimate Guide to YouTube for Business. <i>Buy</i> …

What You Need to Know About Life As a Freelance Writer

There are many different ways to break into the freelance writing business. Sometimes people leave a full-time job knowing they've made enough …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

5 Ways to Turn Your Negative Self-Talk Into a More Productive Inner Dialogue

Negative self-talk will prevent you from living a positive life. Here's how to create a more powerful inner dialogue.<p>Whether you tell yourself, "I'm never going to be promoted," or you constantly think, "People think I'm weird," negative self-talk affects how you feel and how you behave. In fact, …

Infographic: A guide to content mastery

Content is king—but how can you make yours reign supreme?Standing out in the oversaturated content landscape doesn’t happen over night. You must …

How I Became a Top Writer in 15 Days

And You Can Do it Too!<p>I Love Challenges<p>I took on the challenge of becoming a Top Writer on Medium.<p>I didn’t know much about how to become a Top …

Top questions you should ask during an interview to raise eyebrows

Job interviews are laced with questions that give the interviewer the opportunity to get to know A) if you will be an asset to the company and B) if …

Employment

Everything You Need to Know About Lavender (Plus 5 Kinds to Grow)

Everything you need to know about lavender is a lot. Remember the <i>Encyclopedia Britannica</i>? The final hardcover edition—with 32 alphabetized volumes …

8 lies you're telling yourself while trying to find your purpose in life

TRUTH: You might feel passionate about one thing now, and another thing later in your life.<p>Life is made up of many seasons. Trying to figure out what you're going to be passionate about now and for the rest of your life is silly. If you're struggling to answer the question "What is my passion?" try …

The 50-60 Something Start-up Entrepreneur: How to Quickly Start and Run a Successful Small Business

Table of Contents<p><b>CHAPTER</b> <b>1</b><p><b>50–60 Something Entrepreneurs, or the New 50–60 Something Poverty Economy</b><p>The Perfect Storm on the Horizon<p>Unemployment's …

Startups

This Simple 5-Step Process Is All You Need to Build Good Habits That Stick

Picking up a new habit doesn't have to be hard.<p><i>Why is it so difficult to adopt new habits? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Andrew Ferebee, Founder of Knowledge For Men, Author, on</b> …

Earn Passive Income by Starting a Side Hustle

If you love your day job and just need a little more cash to go on that vacation or try those new restaurants you’ve been hearing about, it could be …

Small Business