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Doing This for an Hour Each Week Will Make Your Business More Successful

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How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting rich and becoming a millionaire is a taboo topic. Saying it can be done by the age of 30 seems like a fantasy.<p>It shouldn’t be taboo and it is possible. At the age of 21, I got out of college, broke and in debt, and by the time I …

Aggressive Marketing Won't Win Customer Loyalty

Too many business owners think sales techniques will lead to life-long customers. Unfortunately, these businesses don’t understand the engagement techniques necessary to build engagement and customer retention. In this recent Google hangout, customer service expert Brad Smith of Sage North America …

5 Questions Struggling Entrepreneurs Must Ask Before Taking a Job

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What do you do when your pipeline runs dry, savings exhausted and credit maxed? Many entrepreneurs start their dream business while continuing a regular job until the new business thrives. Many of us start a business while unemployed or …

Small-Business Owners Who Aren't Experts in Their Fields Will End Up Paying a Hefty Price

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While doing a little afternoon shopping on a recent weekend, I stepped into an independent retailer who specializes in tabletop wares -- fine china, cutlery, and all the accessories you need to make your home dining table fabulous -- …

How to Quickly Create Facebook Landing Pages That Will Gain Clicks and Customers

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The Basics of Branding

Learn what this critical business term means and what you can do to establish one for your company.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Branding is one of the most important aspects of any business, large or small, retail or B2B. An effective brand strategy gives you a major …

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The Spring 2015 Dior Homme collection has arrived. A fusion of dynamism and boldness mixed with elegance and modernity, captured again by the …

The Complete Guide to Creating the Perfect Facebook Page for Your Business

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>As small business owners and brand managers, you’ve probably heard that you need to be on Facebook.<p>Great! So where should you start? And is there an easy blueprint to follow?<p>We’ve experimented a lot with various Facebook marketing tips over the past several …

3 Big Reasons Startups Fail (and How to Avoid Them)

Across all industries, the majority of startups will fail within their first several years. Some flop right away, while others enjoy a few fleeting moments of success before crashing and burning, but the fact remains that any new venture is more likely to sink than swim.<p>While social media buzz and …

Entrepreneurs Can't Afford to Have Funnel Vision

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many of us entrepreneurs came up learning to focus our time on the traditional sales funnel. It was “buy or goodbye” as we converted hot leads and prospects into customers.<p>We ignored past customers and took current customers for granted …

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BoF Exclusive | Apple Watch To Make Editorial Debut in Vogue China

Today, BoF can reveal that the Apple Watch will make its fashion editorial debut on the cover of Vogue China’s November issue, featuring supermodel …

Royal College of Art, An Institutional Innovator

Alumni of the Royal College of Art’s Fashion Menswear MA programme represent some of the most rigorously creative designers working today. BoF …

Menswear a Sleeping Giant at New York Fashion Week

Menswear plays a poor relation to women's styles at New York Fashion Week, but it is enjoying faster-growing sales and consumer tastes that are …