Patrick Gregg

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13 Books These High Achievers Say Helped Them Get Ahead

These titles foster creativity, self-improvement, and open-mindedness.<p>Reading is good for you in many ways. It fosters creativity, self-improvement and open-mindedness. Researchers even have determined it can help you live longer. Here are popular titles suggested by more than a dozen successful …

Startups

iPhone X spells doom for pricey smartphones

iPhone X looked set to become the beginning of a worrying smartphone trend when it went on sale last November, sporting a hefty $1,000 price tag. We were sure future flagships would be similarly expensive. But consumers just aren’t having it.<p>With iPhone X demand showing no signs of improvement in …

If You Aren't Using Social Media This Way, You're Leaving Money on the Table | Inc.com

Here's the thing that all the social media gurus always leave out of their pitch: building an audience is tedious, time-consuming, long term and definitely not free. The same marketers who say, "You can't build it and hope they'll come" in a business context seem to contradict themselves when they …

Public Relations

10 Tips for Creating an Online Marketing Strategy to Consistently Bring in Customers - Small Business Trends

Creating an online marketing strategy to get more customers can be a great step for your business. But creating an online marketing strategy that …

How to Ensure Your Facebook Page Complies With Facebook Terms

Do you have a Facebook page for your business? Want to be sure your page isn’t disabled (or worse, shut down) for noncompliance with Facebook’s …

Disability

Why You Should Delegate Almost Everything--and Focus on What You're Good at Instead | Inc.com

Small businesses have to overcome a lot of hurdles to succeed. In addition to building a reputation and a clientele, you have to get the word out, keep your staff organized, and continue to grow and make enough money to pay your workers, your investors, your overhead, and still make a profit.<p>Every …

Small Business

These 5 Violations will Sink your Website with Google - Small Business Trends

For website owners and/or managers, there are many paths for online marketing and optimization. From SEO to PPC and content marketing to social media …

Instagram tips from 7 pros with thousands of followers

Bradford

21 Ideas for Social Media Content for Your Small Business

Does your business use social media? Nearly half of all small businesses (48%) do.<p>Incredibly, that’s basically the same number as have websites.<p>Social media is certainly popular. And it makes sense a lot of small businesses use it. It’s largely free, for starters. And it’s not too tough to learn, …

Marketing

Airline CEO predicts a future where 'we will pay you to fly'

The Icelandic carrier and its bright fuchsia planes have made waves with stunningly low prices.<p>In January, WOW launched a sale for $69 one way tickets from the US to Europe. In June, the airline followed up with a sale for $55 trans-Atlantic tickets.<p>These sales have helped bring awareness to the …

Travel Industry

4 money problems that didn't exist 50 years ago (and how to fix them)

Life may not have been simpler 50 years ago, but it was definitely a whole lot cheaper.<p>In many ways, the world is a better place than it was 50 years ago ... but it's certainly more complicated, especially when it comes to personal finance. While the multitude of financial tools we now have at our …

Retirement

You're Better Off Working at McDonald's Than Working in Your Business | Inc.com

Someone once asked me to recommend a free tool for creating landing pages.<p>He explained that he had spent over 20 hours in the past week trying to set up a landing page using the free tool he had been experimenting with. When we spoke, he was beyond any reasonable point of frustration.<p>So I asked him …

Small Business

Online courses for small business owners and wannabe entrepreneurs

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