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7 Easy Ways for Entrepreneurs to Boost Motivation Every Day

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In my years as an entrepreneur, author and business advisor, I have seen others fail and had countless failures of my own. I have stayed up endless late nights working on a new project, only to rip it apart and start all over again. I’ve …

You Asked: What’s the Best Way to Lose Weight?

If you’re hoping to drop a few pounds for an upcoming vacation, the old “calories in, calories out” method can be effective. Combine a meager diet …

The 7-Step Morning Ritual That Will Make You Happy All Day

We read a lot about this or that morning ritual that will make you productive. But what about one that makes you happy?<p>Research shows that being …

The Easy Way to Stop Wasting so Much Time

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Success in the workplace isn’t just about intelligence

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all …

Emotional Intelligence

Want to Be Successful? Quit Searching for Answers.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you give me to the end of the paragraph, I’ll tell you the secret to success. Ready? Are you sure? OK, good. Here you go: Quit reading. There’s no such thing.<p>Think I’m kidding? No way. I’m totally serious. In fact, if I could be sure …

20 Creative Ways to Use Evernote for Productivity and Marketing

So much to do, so little time.<p>I imagine many marketers might feel this way, what with all the wonderful hats we all get to wear. One of my favorite …

The 20 Habits of Eventual Millionaires

This is the wrong question. It's upside down.<p>This is a tacky question. This is sort of a rude question.<p>Actually, the question was a bit worse. It was "I'm in my 20s - can someone in their 40s tell me what I need to do to become a financial success?"<p>Maybe don't look for shortcuts. Too many shortcuts …

4 Important Keys That Will Unlock Your Fast Track to Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There may not be any shortcuts in life, but there are certainly ways you can work smarter instead of harder. When you utilize some specific tools and systems, you can accelerate your journey to success exponentially.<p>Some of these tools …

7 Big Trends That Will Change Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

Jayson DeMers wrote an article in <i>Forbes</i> about what trends to expect in social media marketing over the next year. He sees changes comes to big …

Marketing

Top 30 Millionaire Habits for Incredible Success

Habits are extremely powerful. Think about the most basic things you do every day, such as your morning and nighttime routines. These aren't even things you think about, you just do them because you've always done them. If you want to become a millionaire, you're going to have to program some new …

Is Transparency The Music Industry's Next Battle?

The issue of how much musicians theoretically earn from their work has moved out of the trade press and into social media's trending topics recently, whether that's Taylor Swift demonstrating her clout via a successful protest of Apple Music or Jay Z's Tidal promising artists higher royalty rates …

Transparency

Navdy, the 'Google Glass for Your Car,' Raises $20 Million

Google Glass is no longer on the market, but the so-called "Google Glass for your car" is revving up for its debut.<p>Navdy, the San Francisco maker of a soon-to-launch head-up display for automobiles, just closed a $20 million round in funding. With this Series A round -- which was led by Upfront …

The Sherpa Approach to Mentoring

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a mentor is a rewarding experience and an opportunity to influence something great while watching both a business and entrepreneur thrive. The rewards are real, but discovering how you can best become an invested, trusted advisor …

Content Marketing Tips and Tactics for Small Business SEO

Digital marketing experts share tips and strategies for using content to get more links to your website, improve your search engine rankings, and …

Digital Marketing

10 Skills a Digital Marketing Manager Needs to Succeed

A digital marketer is like a conductor. Many players, a lot of shiny noisy instruments and a big audience.<p>It means understanding the nuances of the …