Chris Roberts

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What Athletics Can Teach About the Characteristics of Great Leaders

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Through my 44 years of coaching basketball (at the high school and college levels), I came to believe that the lessons learned in athletics can be valuable for leaders in any organization.<p>Among the many lessons athletics can teach about …

Leadership

Ultimate Guide to Optimizing Your Website, 3rd Edition

Buy From<p>Format: Paperback ISBN: 9781599185200<p>$21.95<p>Additional Links:<p>Be Discovered<p>Internet strategist, consultant, and website optimization expert Jon Rognerud introduces you to the basic framework behind search engine optimization and takes you step by step from basic setup to advanced techniques, …

14 Steps to Generating Leads on Twitter

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Ultimate Guide to Twitter for Business<i>, online marketing expert Ted Prodromou offers an easy-to-understand guide to using Twitter that will help small-business owners generate leads and connect with customers. In this edited</i> …

Marketing

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Just Added<p>Events<p>How to Get People Through the Door at Your First Event<p>Try to find a way to set your particular event apart.<p>Salma Jafri | 2 min read<p>SBA loans<p>Buying Out a Partner? New Small Business Administration Lending Rules Can Help.<p>A technical change in SBA policy makes it easier to buy out a …

Entrepreneurship

A Fitness Studio Makes Full-Court Social Press

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In this series, we'll learn how brick-and-mortar businesses are boosting their digital presence and ask social-media experts for their best suggestions</i>.<p>Pure Barre, a workout that uses a ballet barre to tone and strengthen muscle, began as …

Social Media

6 Ways to Grow With Your Company

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting up a company is a stressful, yet exciting venture. As the founder, you are the heart and soul of your company. In the early stages, you are the main driving force behind everything the company accomplishes.<p>But as success ensues …

Entrepreneurship

How to Get Out of a Rut and 4 More Business Tips From the Week

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>A roundup of the best tips of the week from Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Sometimes your business gets stuck in a rut, or mistakes start piling up. To find your way out of a rough patch, you may need to ask yourself a few simple questions, says Glenda …

San Francisco

How to Go Mobile on a Budget

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Just because your company is small or just starting out doesn’t mean you can’t afford to have a mobile presence. Michael Schneider, CEO of Mobile Roadie, advises businesses on a budget to find tools online that allow companies to build …

4 Business-Naming Tips for Branding Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're just starting up, one of the first -- and most important -- decisions you'll make is what to name your business.<p>It sounds easy enough. Make up a funny name like Google or Yahoo, and you're in business. But nothing is ever that …

Small Business

How to Amp Up Your Office Style on a Startup Budget

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the startup world, ping pong tables and free swag have become the status quo. But these kinds of lush office accoutrements are not always feasible on a startup budget.<p>Still, it's important for your workspace or office to reflect your …

New York City

The Brit-ish Invasion

Inside Flipboard / May 8, 2013<p>Brit Morin, whose DIY lifestyle site Brit + Co. is now paginated for Flipboard, is the perfect poster child for Silicon …

Meet the Editor: Manage Your Magazines on the Web

Inside Flipboard / May 9, 2013<p>The “Flip It” button gets a major new expansion today: the Flipboard Editor, which gives all Flipboard curators …