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The Best Days and Times to Send Your Email (Infographic)

Here are some tips to help you boost your email marketing efforts.<p>2 min read<p>From creating copy to the best time to hit send, email marketing is not an easy task, but there are certain things you can do to help make your campaign successful.<p>If you really want to get your email opened and read, one …

Marketing

10 Ways to Become a Better Version of Yourself

Your life doesn't get better by chance, it gets better by change.<p>If you're at one of those points where your career is a bit stuck in the doldrums, you may already be thinking that your professional life can use a boost.<p>The things that first come to mind are probably big in scope and challenging to …

Self-improvement

11 sentences to avoid saying to your boss at all costs

That being said, there are certain conversational landmines you should steer clear of. You don't want to derail the whole talk — or your relationship — just by choosing your words poorly.<p>Business Insider reached out to managers and career experts to find out which phrases are best to avoid in …

10 Fundamental Truths That Will Change Your Life

You can achieve amazing things if you stay focused on the right things.<p>Guest Writer<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life. Busy …

Emotional Intelligence

7 Honest Reasons Entrepreneurs Fail (That Have Nothing to Do With Their Ideas)

Failure is more simple than that.<p>If I had a nickel for every time I heard the phrase, "So I have this idea...".<p>The truth is, ideas are only as good as the people who execute them--a mantra I learned first-hand from Emmy Nominated Creative Director (and mentor) Ron Gibori. Having an idea, no matter …

Entrepreneurship

10 Books Every Leader Should Read to Be Successful

Reading is the only proven shortcut to success.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders.</i><p>One of the …

Self-improvement

How Melanie Duncan Built Multiple Seven-Figure Businesses

Entrepreneur Network partner Kelsey Humphreys chats with Melanie Duncan about success and her tips for online entrepreneurs.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Melanie Duncan is a serial entrepreneur who, along with her business partner and husband, Devin, has …

Entrepreneurship

My Journey From Waiter To CEO: One Trait That Determines Your Success

I was 22 years old when I first moved to Boise, Idaho. I relocated for a job, but the job didn’t work out how I expected. Before I knew it, I was jobless. I didn’t have much in the way of prospects, and I didn’t know a single soul in town.<p>In fact, the only thing I knew was the three-mile loop …

10 Unmistakable Habits of Utterly Authentic People

To live authentically, you must own your actions and ensure that they align with your beliefs and needs.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Oscar Wilde said, “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” Wilde made it sound so simple, but living with authenticity …

Self-help

10 Success lessons from Chris Gardner – “From Homeless To Millionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share90<p>Tweet<p>Share349<p>+15<p>Shares 444<p>The life of Chris Gardner is one made for the big screen. From single father without resources, living on the …

Motivation

15 Daily Habits That Will Help You Get a Raise

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As the cost of living rises, your current salary will seem to shrink, especially if you’re forced to go several years without a bump in pay. Businesses can go through economic slumps and if that’s the reason for your salary …

Employment

7 Insanely Creative Business Plan Templates

Even the greatest new business idea needs to stand out to win support from investors.<p>Starting your own business is so stressful, with so many things to be done, that it's easy to convince yourself that doing the bare minimum for a business plan is enough.<p>There are a ton of business-plan templates …

Small Business

3 Things You Must Believe If You Want to Be Successful

At school, at the gym, or at work, this mindset is essential for reaching your goals.<p>There are two types of people in the world: those who dream and those who do. What sets them apart?<p>What sets apart the student who perseveres from the one who decides education isn't really for her? What makes one …

Self-improvement

Psychology has identified three mindsets shared by people who actually follow through on their goals

I’ve never been an athletic or active person. My entire history of sports involved one season of track in high school and a brief flirtation with what I thought was a yoga studio but turned out to be more of a cult. But then, in my mid-30s, I had two children and gained 30 pounds. I was suffering …

Self-improvement

The Only 5 Exercises You'll Ever Need

<i>By Michael Beck, GQ.</i><p>Getty Images<p>It sounds like a bad infomercial: Get ripped in less time! We're conditioned to believe that jaw-dropping, body-transforming results are achieved only by putting in the hours. But if you've been adhering to the muscle-isolating back-and-bi, chest-and-tri gospel, the …

9 sneaky psychology tricks companies use to get you to buy stuff

1/<p>Priming<p>It's well-known in psychology that being exposed to one idea or concept can affect your response to another, related thing. For example, …

Using the Winning Habits of Top Athletes to Fuel Your Success

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You may not think competitive athletes have anything in common with entrepreneurs, but it turns out the same strategies top athletes use to win are the same strategies used to win in business. Dr. Jason Selk helped the St. Louis …

Entrepreneurship