Nadine Morris

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The Different Words We Use to Describe Male and Female Leaders

We like to think of ourselves as unbiased and objective in our employment decisions, but with two equal candidates, who are you going to promote? Someone who is described in their performance evaluations as analytical or someone who is described as compassionate? On the other end of the employment …

Neuromarketing Web Design: 7 Ways to Connect With Visitors Brains

Neuromarketing is the practice of applying insights from contemporary neuroscience and psychology in the field of advertising. It incorporates …

7 Proven Strategies to Close the Sale Faster (From Master Salespeople)

Tips that separate the average from the extraordinary businessperson.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Closing the sale is what separates the average from the extraordinary businessperson. Top dealmakers and members of The Oracles share their proven strategies for closing …

Selling

Why Your Company Needs To Go All-In On The Subscription Model

Back in April, Zuora Inc (NYSE:ZUO) came public, with the shares spiking 42.9% on its first day of trading. That put the market cap at about $2 billion.<p>While the company is not a household name, it has been able to power the core business models of many well-known brands. Just some include …

This is the New Inbound Marketing

It would be difficult to overstate just how game-changing inbound marketing has been for the marketing industry—and for brands at large.<p>Powered by the emergence and popularity of social media platforms, which in turn gave rise to a more empowered and informed consumer, the shift from “outbound” to …

Marketing

How To Stand Out As A Small Consultancy And Crush Goliaths

I run into a lot of high-level consultants who have had the guts to leave their stodgy large corporations to start their own shops. They usually do so because they are fed up with the old fashioned processes and bureaucracy and believe they can do it better while experiencing more freedom and …

High Level

How These SoloPreneurs are Creating Unique Brand Identities

Cloud computing and mobile devices making solopreneurship an all time rage<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>The advent of technologies has facilitated the proliferation of solo-businesses …

Mobile Devices

Can you hear these silent GIFs? You may have a new form of synesthesia.

Scientists are starting to figure out why these GIFs are so damn loud.<p>Can you “hear” visual motion? If so, you’re hardly alone. There’s a huge Reddit community of 114,000-plus people who post and discuss silent videos that have the illusion of making noise.<p>And now a new study in the journal …

Jeff Bezos Banned PowerPoint in Meetings. His Replacement Is Brilliant

Narrative memos have replaced PowerPoint presentations at Amazon. Here are 3 reasons why.<p>In his 2018 annual letter, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos repeated his rule that PowerPoint is banned in executive meetings. What Bezos replaced it with provides even more valuable insight for entrepreneurs …

Public Speaking

Why the Ability to Change Gears Is an Entrepreneur's Most Valuable Skill

Today's million-dollar idea might be tomorrow's flop, so you need to be ready to adapt.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So many people enter entrepreneurship because, in their words, they want to be their own boss. While this makes for a good motto, it's not an accurate …

Business Strategy

8 Traits That Are Scientifically Proven To Predict Future Success

Willpower, prodigious intelligence, motivation, knowing the right people at the right time… there are many commonly held ideas about what it means to be a successful person, and yet, some of the <i>most</i> successful are often the last anyone would predict. (Education researchers famously concluded that …

Self-improvement

MIT study shows the most successful entrepreneurs are in their forties

The tech world can sometimes feel like <i>Logan’s Run</i>. If you haven’t made your start by the end of your twenties, you’re officially past it. Daniel Ek founded Spotify when he was 23. Steve Jobs launched Apple when he was 21. And Mark Zuckerberg found the time to launch Facebook amidst a busy schedule …

Entrepreneurship

Women entrepreneurs face more obstacles than men | Sunday Independent

Johannesburg - Globally, women experience many barriers preventing them from participating in economic activity, including a lack of access to …

Why Women Need To Stop Talking Themselves Down

Ever find yourself using the phrase “Correct me if I’m wrong, but… ?” or talking down your achievements?<p>It’s time to stop.<p>Women often undermine their power by speaking in “out of power ways.” How you speak — from the words you use to how you string them together— makes a huge impact on how you’re …

Self-help

10 Expert Social Media Tips To Help Your Small Business Succeed

Social media can be a great way for small business owners to connect with prospects and customers. Done right, it can make sales skyrocket. Some entrepreneurs have even built an entire business on a social media platform, like Rachel Dunston, the founder of Rachel Bakes More Cake, who built a …

Social Media

Canadians should be wary of loyalty programs — not enticed by them

Canadians love loyalty programs. Try shopping at any major store without being asked for your loyalty card or rewards app at checkout — you can't. …

How to Use Psychology in Sales

Stuck on how to angle your next pitch? This article is for you! Buyer psychology plays a huge role in how your audience receives your sales message. …

Marketing School | Digital Marketing | Online Marketing: How Successful Entrepreneurs Think | Ep. #543

In episode #543, Eric and Neil discuss what makes an entrepreneur tick. Tune in to hear how you can think like a successful entrepreneur.<p><b>Time-Stamped</b> …

Marketing

20 Top Social Media Tools to Try in 2018

Now that 2018 is here and in full swing, you might be looking for new social media tools to add to your marketing stack.<p>According to Scott Brinker of …

5 Tips for Writing an Awesome Blog Post

How to write content like a pro.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you have a lot of knowledge about a given topic and think you might be able to make a difference with a blog, but you don't have the technical knowledge of exactly how to get started, Entrepreneur …

Thought Leadership

How Needls Went From $0 To Over $2 Million In A Year

Social media advertising is hard. Unless you’re a large company with a dedicated team to manage your ads, a lot of small business owners don’t have the capacity to effectively advertise on social media platforms. And in comes needls, a Toronto, Ontario-based startup that is not your traditional …

If You're an Entrepreneur, This Is the Only Type of Content You Should Be Creating

Content creation for entrepreneurs is about one thing, and one thing only.<p>I am not your average writer.<p>My degree is in creative writing, but my background (and most formative mentorship) took place in advertising.<p>Between the ages of 22 and 26, I spent all day, every day, immersed in that world. …

The 5 Biggest Marketing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Are you making these mistakes without realizing?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Often, entrepreneurs and business leaders are making major marketing mistakes without even realizing it. For example, do you know the four types of videos you can use to market your business …

Marketing

Don't Tell Me Why I Should Buy Your Product, Show Me

Motion pictures have been entertaining and informing the world for a century. From the early political movies in Europe, through silent films and the golden age of Hollywood, in historical documentaries, and to the medium of television, ‘movies’ have long captivated audiences. And where people are …

Be Different or Die: Find New Business in Your Crowded Space

Uber's doing one thing right -- differentiating itself enough to dive into a tightly packed startup space. Here's how you can stand out from the crowd, too.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entering into a new space isn’t easy, whether by a conglomerate or a brand new …

Entrepreneurship

Why Ideas Without Inspiration Won't Bring You Success -- According to Elon Musk and Steve Jobs

Many entrepreneurs look for money-making ideas, while others look for inspiration. Find out why inspiration is more likely to bring you success.<p>Ideas are a dime a dozen, but the inspiration to drive a great business is a lot harder to find. As a mentor to many aspiring entrepreneurs, I often get …

How Strawhouse helps clients cut through the noise of digital marketing

Complete PROFIT 500 Ranking » Complete STARTUP 50 Ranking » How to Enter »<p>For co-CEOs Naveed Ramadan and Jason Kryski, the relative anonymity of …

18 Great Bets For French Dining in Montreal

La Belle Province may have its own distinct identity and fare, but it never forgot its roots. Quebec’s food is arguably incomplete without a bite of poutine or tourtière — and while Montreal is an ocean away from France, colonization means there’s a major French presence, and lots for those who …