Chris Antzaras

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8 Common Ways Small Businesses Waste Money Marketing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I hate seeing money lost to wasted marketing. After talking to hundreds of small business owners, I’ve discovered many inadvertently waste much of their budget on misused or ineffective tactics and tools.<p>Marketing budgets for small …

Marketing

How to Find Your Hidden Creative Genius

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is a interesting story about how Pablo Picasso, the famous Spanish artist, developed the ability to produce remarkable work in just minutes.<p>As the story goes, Picasso was walking though the market one day when a woman spotted him. …

Creativity

50 Signs You Might Be an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are a unique group of people. Not only do they think differently; they act differently. They draw on personality traits, habits and mind-sets to come up with ideas that straddle the line between insanity and genius. But just …

Entrepreneurship

Petrified of Public Speaking? Keep These Tips and Your Audience's Fears in Mind

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is no way around it: Public speaking can be terrifying.<p>I probably do at least five or six presentations a month, and I still get butterflies right before starting. Once I am on stage and have a rhythm going, my fear disappears. But …

Public Speaking

The Multitrillion-Dollar Opportunity Open to Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Humanity is facing new, enormous pressures that threaten our ability to create a thriving global economy. Two mega challenges in particular -- extreme weather (driven by climate change) and intense pressure on resources -- are raising the …

Entrepreneurship

Fearful, Lazy or Just Plain Stuck? 29 Ways to Unlock Your Creative Gifts (Motiongraphic)

Life, at times, can feel like it’s numbly drifting past. Laziness, anxiety, unhealthy habits, fear -- all can contribute to a blocked mental state that hinders professional achievement as well as personal fulfillment.<p>Need a creative jolt? We’ve got just the thing.<p>From silly tips -- like singing in …

Creativity

Don't Wait for Motivation. Do This Instead.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Franz Kafka is considered one of the most creative and influential writers of the 20th century, but he actually spent most of his time working as a lawyer for the Workers Accident Insurance Institute. How did Kafka produce such fantastic …

Will Power

How Independent Financial Advisors Can Ride the Wave of Interest in Investing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Demand for expert financial advice is growing -- and this presents an opportunity for independent advisors.<p>According to Cerulli Associates, the percentage of affluent and nearly affluent households investing with financial advisors grew …

Entrepreneurship