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Develop These 7 Skills to Become a More Influential Person

Executive Coach, New York Times bestselling Author, Leadership Development Consultant<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some people seem like they were born to excel. They’re gifted physically, intellectually or artistically, and it appears as if they just float to the top.<p>…

Leadership

The 12 Most Important Things I've Learned About Leadership

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.” –Alexander the Great<p>The quote provides insight as to why leadership is so crucial to entrepreneurship; the person at the top usually is …

Personality

The 7 Seemingly Innocent Habits Holding You Back From Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What <i>big</i> things do you want to accomplish this year? Are you going to start a new business? Double the revenue in your existing company? Write a best-selling book? Lose 50 pounds?<p>Goals are great, and you should definitely have them. But …

Social Media

8 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2015

Entrepreneur, Executive Coach, Author, Speaker<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My dad always used to tell me that the difference between the “you” now and the “you” 20 years from now will be the places you visit and the people you meet. I would also add baldness and gray …

Entrepreneurship

7 Tips for Managing a Seasonal Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One well-known challenge that any entrepreneur might face is navigating seasonal fluctuations in the businesses or industry. The key to doing so successfully involves developing skills and smart practices that will allow the company to …

Small Business

6 Software Applications that Will Make Startup Life Easier | Inc.com

Just a few years ago, if you had an idea for a new business, one of the first things you'd probably invest in was a website. In order to have a functional site, you'd have to shell out thousands of dollars to hire a designer and a programmer. Next on the list would be a bookkeeper and an attorney, …

Video Tutorials

5 Simple Tactics to Keep You Organized and on Task Every Day

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever get to 3 p.m. only to realize that you haven’t crossed off a single thing on your to-do list? Welcome to the life of a small business owner.<p>It's common to feel like you're playing defense. How can you switch things around to play …

Small Business

5 Powerful SEO Metrics and Data Points You Need to Watch

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Tracking your website analytics isn’t a “set it and forget it” endeavor. As an entrepreneur, it’s important you reevaluate annually what data you’re tracking -- especially important when it comes to SEO. Because Google updates its …

Analytics

44 Apps That Turn Your Smartphone Into a Productivity Powerhouse (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s mobile landscape, where unfocused pedestrians regularly walk into walls and a majority of Americans prize their beloved gadgets above sex, smartphones have come to serve for many as dangerous agents of distraction. But when …

Apps

10 Things Nobody Tells You About Google AdWords

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While there are hundreds of Google how-to guides online, written both by savvy bloggers and Google itself, the advertising giant has a few skeletons in its closet that are rarely talked about. After all, Google AdWords is the ever popular …

AdWords

The 7 WordPress Plugins Your Site Needs to Succeed

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At least one website you visited today is powered by WordPress. In all likelihood, most of your favorite sites utilize the world’s most popular content management system (CMS). Perhaps your business runs on it too.<p>According to WordPress, …

Web Design

Looking for Your Competitive Advantage? Make a Complex Process Easy

Defining and showcasing what separates your company from the noise can be your ticket to long-standing success. But how do you find that differentiator?<p>Some companies have defaulted to developing new, radical processes. While this can inspire unique products, consumers ultimately want solutions to …

5 Sales Manager Interview Questions (And The Answers You Want To Hear)

Want better job interview questions for your next sales manager? Below are five questions hiring managers should ask more often, including some of the answers you’ll want to hear from qualified candidates.<p><b>1. Is cold calling dead?</b><p>Some interviewees may get defensive, or think this is a trick …

5 Voicemail Tactics That Will Get You More Callbacks

A ton of people ask me on a regular basis whether or not they should even leave voicemails any more since they almost never get a call back. My response is yes – as long as they are good ones. If you’re leaving ‘touching base’ and ‘checking in’ voicemails then don’t waste your time or the …