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The Incredibly Short Mantra Entrepreneurs Should Say Every Morning

Sometimes the most simple techniques are the most powerful and profound.<p>Even though this column is about a "mantra," there's nothing mystical about it. I'm talking science here, specifically neuroscience.<p>Words have power over your brain. Research proves the words you use to characterize events and …

Happiness

7 Ways To Make Your Brick-and-Mortar Store Mobile Friendly

As a brick-and-mortar retailer, you have the advantage of connecting with customers in person, and putting a face on your brand can go a long way …

eCommerce

How I Officially Turned My Side Business Into My Full-Time Job

Before I became an “official” entrepreneur, I was just an entrepreneur at heart, working one of those 9-to-5 marketing jobs. However, I had dreams …

Entrepreneurship

Building the perfect analytics stack: It’s now about choice and customization

Several years ago, we had a television network client who, the morning after their show aired, would eagerly ask, “How did I do last night?” What she meant was: How did the network’s shows perform the previous evening?<p>But answering that basic question wasn’t so simple a few years ago. Why? Because …

Top 5 Reasons You Should Be Engaging In Digital Marketing

Before we dive into the “<i>why</i>” of digital marketing, let’s briefly visit the “<i>what</i>”. Digital marketing is a term widely used to describe a client’s …

Tap Into Free, Cheap, and Easy Visual Marketing Tools [Infographic]

Marketing that looks attractive is, well… attractive. Go figure.<p>So part of the formula for doing right in the digital domain is injecting useful eye …

Infographics

This Startup Makes It Easy For Entrepreneurs To Raise Capital, Pitching Data To Attract Investors

In 2015, startups generated $98.4 billion in venture capital funding, increasing from $88.7 billion in 2014. Last year, funding rounds exceeding $100 million rose 125% from 2014, with a staggering 23 companies achieving a $1 billion valuation by the third quarter.<p>These growing statistics, coupled …

Venture Capital