Sabine Lammey

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How to Overcome Common Challenges and Help Your Small Business Grow

These easy, everyday steps can help set your business up for success.<p>5 min read<p>In light of National Small Business Week, I’ve been thinking a lot about the challenges that keep small businesses from doing more business and what these entrepreneurs, who already wear so many hats, can do to overcome …

Small Business

9 Social Media Tools You Can't Ignore If You Want More Leads

As a small business, you know generating leads through social media is getting harder with each passing year.And as brands perfect their strategies, …

Marketing

Why the 'inclusive micro-franchise' could be significant for start-up businesses

It can be a fully daunting challenge for someone starting their own business. But a new business concept is being introduced in France that may prove highly effective for budding entrepreneurs. It's already created hundreds of jobs across the country.<p><b>Bruno Gautier</b> is Development Director for <i>ADIE</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Increase Employee Engagement By 300% With This Daily Practice

We all know that traditional performance management systems and practices have outlived their use.<p>We also know that the #1 stressor for American workers per Andrew Faas’s work with Yale is the old-fashioned, and often intimidating, annual performance review.<p>So what’s the answer?<p><b>Feedback That</b> …

Employee Engagement

Don't Have a Degree in Advertising? Here's How Anyone Can Write Copy That Sells.

These six tips will help you write professional copy, even if you're a complete novice.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How do certain brands consistently churn out killer copy? Copy so good it not only sells products, but entertains, empathizes and makes customers …

Marketing

Master digital marketing with this $39 mega training bundle

If you’re buying it, you’re probably buying it online. So if you’re selling it, you need to know the ins and outs of digital marketing. This is no …

Marketing

The dark side of start-ups

Over the past 20 years, I have founded and funded numerous technology start-ups. During that time, I have seen a clear pattern emerging: start-up …

6 Reasons You Must Write A Book (And How To Write It In 48 Hours Or Less)

Your book is the perfect billboard, business card, and elevator speech which people can get "at a glance," and immediately.<p>Mike Koenigs was on a flight from to South by South West when he heard an interesting conversation happening one row ahead of him.<p><i>"Do you know who that is a few rows ahead?"</i> …

How to 24X Your LinkedIn Post Views in a Single Day

If you’re not getting views on your LinkedIn posts, you’re losing business.How do I know that?80% of B2B leads come from LinkedIn.That means if your …

Marketing

How to Use Storytelling to Sell Your Brand and Vision

People remember how you make them feel, not the information you give them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The reason why the Bible is the bestselling book every year is because it delivers its lessons as a series of stories. And if you don't want to use the Bible as an …

Business Strategy

10 Unique Free Tools and Resources for Entrepreneurs You Probably Don't Know About

Save money, save time and don't settle for canned, one-size-fits-all counsel.<p>One-size-fits-all advice only takes a business so far, but there are plenty of ways to get a leg up with personalized direction -- without hiring a consultant or subscribing to an expensive program.<p>A number of free online …

Resize Any Photo Quickly With These Free Photo Resizers

17 Free Photo Resizers<p>Resize Your Photos With These Free Photo Resizers<p>Updated February 13, 2018<p>These free photo resizers are perfect for resizing an …

Ten Skills Every Manager Needs -- But 90% Of Managers Lack

Dear Liz,<p>I’m the Training Manager in a great firm. I have developed and delivered customer service training, communication skills training and several other courses, but now I have a new and bigger challenge. My CEO asked me to develop an in-house leadership development program. I’m very excited …

Leadership

Want Your Video to go Viral? The Rules Have all Changed | Inc.com

Think about the online content you consume and share the most. Most likely, it's video. Whether it's a Facebook ad for something you're actually tempted to buy, or a YouTube clip that triggers an emotional response driving you to share it with your friends and family, video is a powerful tool for …

Marketing

How to Drive Traffic With Your Facebook Cover Photo

Want to drive Facebook traffic to your website without using ads? Wondering how your Facebook cover image can help? In this article, you’ll discover …

Marketing

SoftBank Leads $865 Million Investment in Construction Tech Startup Katerra

SoftBank Group Corp. led an $865 million investment in Katerra Inc., a little-known construction-technology startup seeking to shake up the building …

Venture Capital

How to Avoid Email Marketing Fatigue and Charm Your Subscribers

Email marketing has the highest ROI of any digital marketing strategy. The channel is so successful that it has a median ROI of 122%, according to a …

The Easiest Ways To Build A Personal Website That Looks Professional

If a LinkedIn profile is the amuse-bouche for recruiters or hiring managers in search of the right talent, a personal website is the entree. That's …

Marketing

With Entrepreneurs Freaking Out After Facebook's Drastic Newsfeed Change, Here Are 4 Things You Can Do Right Now to Survive

With its recent changes, Facebook has caused pandemonium with entrepreneurs. But there are things you can do to survive -- and thrive.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the hours following the announcement from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday that the social …

What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About Trademarks

Remember to renew and "police" your trademark registration, because if you don't use it, you lose it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Small business owners have a lot of decisions to make. From deciding what is the best business entity type for their venture to figuring …

How To Start An SEO Campaign With (Almost) No Money

If you’ve been thinking about starting a search engine optimization (SEO) campaign, you’ve likely run into a serious obstacle: money. Big-name agencies charge upwards of tens of thousands of dollars a month to manage a campaign, and hiring a new full-time manager and/or a suite of specialized …

Engines

5 Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Makes When They Try to Do Everything Themselves | Inc.com

Too many entrepreneurs treat their businesses like a DIY project: They want to do it all themselves. But a business is not a bookcase or backyard chicken coop. It's a demanding, ongoing, ever-changing entity. Sooner or later, your workload reaches a critical point where you simply cannot do it all …

Entrepreneurship

Why Your Goal Setting Process Is Broken And What To Do About It

Yes, this article is about goal setting. But rest assured I’m not repeating the same garbage you’ve already seen a million times this week.<p>Most people start goal setting by thinking about all the things they want to accomplish this year. Then, if you’re a seasoned goal setter, you probably write …

Business Strategy

First Positioning Is as Important to Your Startup as First Impressions Are to Your Career

Avoid the common mistakes many hard-charging entrepreneurial CEOs make.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>First impressions are important in hiring, but too many CEOs and managers neglect an important step in the process: First positioning. This entails paving the way for …

The Perfect Sales Page

Everyone says that they have “the perfect formula” for writing a great sales page that will move visitors to make a purchase. If “everyone” has the …

How to Repurpose Blog Content Into Short-Form Social Media Updates

Want more exposure for your blog? Wondering how to transform your blog articles into social media content? In this article, you’ll discover six steps …

Infographics

15 Ways to Grow Your Business Fast

Successfully scaling a business is all about doing the fundamentals and having the stamina to see it through.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let's face it. Scaling your business is hard. It takes considerable effort. In the beginning, it means wearing different hats. It …

12 Ways to Elevate Your Personal Brand in 2018

Tips you can use next year to build your brand.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you aren't fully committed to building your personal brand yet, it's time to go all-in. I'm a huge advocate when it comes to personal branding -- it's how I built my first marketing …

Top 10 Facebook Advertising Features You Should Be Using

Are you using Facebook Ads to grow your business? If not, you should be - Facebook has a wide range of great ad formats, targeting options, and …

Chatbots

This Mentoring Tip Will Rock Your World Today | Inc.com

The year 2017 was all about mentoring for me.<p>I've written about it multiple times, and I'll write about it again. Every Friday since January, I visited a college campus and met with several students to try and pass on a little knowledge about social media and writing. I wasn't always perfectly …

Mentoring