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3 Ways to Overcome a Bad Procrastination Habit

The early bird gets both the worm and a pat on the back.<p>As an entrepreneur, there are certain times in your life that you will never forget: your first sale, your first customer review, and sometimes even the day you landed the client of your dreams.<p>They're just like those small moments you …

Procrastination

Lose Up to 14 Pounds in One Week on the French Soup Diet

When diet researchers in Paris recently began tracking the food choices of locals, they quickly learned that French women eat a lot of soup. And …

Nutrition

7 Important Digital Marketing KPIs for Small Business Owners

Updated June 20, 2018<p>Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are measurable data that companies use to track and evaluate strategic activities and business …

Marketing

Our Favorite Lentil Recipes

Protein- and fiber-rich lentils are among the world's oldest cultivated crops. Here, our favorite recipes featuring the most convenient dried …

Healthy Eating

These To-Do List Methods Will Help You Finally Get Organized

Everyone works differently, so we’ve gathered nine different approaches to organizing your daily tasks.<p>For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been on a mission to create the perfect to-do list. I’ve tested multiple apps from Evernote, Any.do, to Wunderlist. I’ve used physical and digital …

Productivity

Instagram unveils a new video service, challenging YouTube

Facebook Inc.'s Instagram service is loosening its restraints on video in an attempt to pull younger viewers away from YouTube when they're looking for something to watch on their smartphones.<p>The expansion announced Wednesday, dubbed IGTV, will increase Instagram's video time limit from one minute, …

Social Media

The Three Most Common Myths About Social Media (And How To Overcome Them)

After writing <i>How to Make Money with Social Media</i>, I was hired by a number of clients around the globe to show them how to use social media to grow their sales and revenues. During the course of my work, I found that these clients had heightened expectations for what social media could actually do …

Public Relations

11 Ways to Drive Website Traffic without Google’s Assistance

Google it.<p>That’s the inadvertent catch phrase these days.<p>Whether you are looking for best of the restaurants, bestselling fiction books, fancy …

Social Media

4 Lessons To Help Marketers Meet Expectations In The Age Of Reduced Budgets

The marketing world is changing. It’s not just in the way we market, though. According to Gartner’s 2017-2018 CMO Spend Survey, marketing budgets have been reduced, now averaging just 11.3 percent of company revenue compared to 12.1 percent the previous year. And yet, due to the high budgets …

Customer Experience

5 writing secrets to bolster your email campaigns

There’s one simple way to get more attendees to your webinars, eyeballs on your content, and wallets ready to buy: killer email marketing.<p>Your email …

Marketing

How to Ditch the Inefficiencies That Are Eating Your Revenue

These four changes can help you zap revenue-sapping inefficiencies.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Small organizations have their own problems, but they don’t have to worry about miscommunication or repetitive processes when the whole team can fit in a single …

Customer Service

I've been using this weighted blanket for 6 months, and I've noticed a huge change in the quality of my sleep

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>If you're a light sleeper, have trouble dozing off, or just generally like the "safe" feeling of being under heavy covers, a …

Sleep

How to Cook Perfect Baby Back Ribs

Learn five easy methods for finger lickin' good baby back ribs, just in time for summer.<p>Forget burgers and hot dogs—baby back ribs are easily the …

BBQ

Email Marketing Is Still The Top Way To Generate Leads

As the general public became familiar with electronic communications, mass postal-mail marketing campaigns gave way to email marketing campaigns. If you have been working in marketing prior to the social media boom, you surely remember when emails were the top marketing platform.<p>Over time, the …

Marketing

How to Use PPC Marketing to Find More Clients

The age of the Internet has given rise to the kind of workers the world never thought would gain so much traction: freelancers. These are people who …

Marketing

No one is opening those emails about privacy updates, and marketers are getting nervous

You've probably received a bunch of emails from companies telling you that they're changing their privacy policies, and perhaps asking you for …

Marketing

B2B Marketing Has Evolved Into Something Beautiful, And It's Time For Marketers To Adapt

When I started out (around the time Duran Duran roamed the planet), business-to-business (B2B) marketing was confined to the domain of the literal. The customer was deemed rational and analytical, so the messaging was bland and unimaginative. B2B meant “boring-to-boring.” All the communications …

Marketing

Become a Facebook marketing pro with this $10 online course

Unless you’ve been living under a rock (or you’ve deleted your Facebook profile), you know that Facebook has been in the news a lot recently. And you …

Marketing

How to Use Facebook Groups for Business Growth

It is now a reality to use groups for positioning yourself, acquiring new customers, and many things more<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Today, most of us are part of one …

Marketing

15 Things You Didn't Know You Could Make in a Crock-Pot

A slow cooker can be a busy cook's best friend—after all, who doesn't love a kitchen appliance that lets you "set it and forget it"? But if your …

Slow Cookers

To Boost Your Productivity 1,000 Percent, Practice This One Habit Daily for One Year

Getting up an hour earlier and making good use of the time is the surest way to make every day far more productive.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If each day, for an entire year, you woke up an hour earlier than needed and invested that time in yourself, my …

Time Management

Infographic: 6 social media marketing trends to watch

When it comes to social media marketing, one thing is certain: Nothing lasts forever.<p>What worked last year for your marketing strategy might not this …

Social Media

This Digital Marketing Course Will Teach You How to Grow Your Business

Go beyond social media basics to gain a full spectrum of marketing skills, from creative development to analytics.<p>If you want your business to take …

Marketing

How to Get Your Website Ready For WordPress 5.0 Update

Read This Before You Update Your Website to WordPress 5.0WordPress has been the top platform to have a self-hosted a mobile-ready website that can be …

Online Life

Why 99% of All New Websites Fail to Generate Leads

Here are the top five reasons why new websites fail to generate leads<p>Computer keyboard [illustrative].. (photo credit: ING IMAGE/ASAP)<p>Are you finding …

Marketing

Marketing School | Digital Marketing | Online Marketing: Here's What You Should Put on Your Thank You Page | Ep. #680

In episode #680, Eric and Neil discuss what you should be doing on your Thank You page. Tune in to hear how you can use this page to drive more …

Marketing

Creating a Moving Forward Page for Your Clients

<i>Welcome to part 3 of 5 of our Divi mini series Creating Client Documentation to Empower your Clients and Save You Time. In this series, we’re</i> …

Creating a Website Questionnaire and Documentation for Your Clients

<i>Welcome to part 1 of 5 of our Divi mini series Creating Client Documentation to Empower your Clients and Save You Time. In this series, we’re</i> …

EP41

Accounting… not something that gets most of our juices flowing LOL, but it is a very necessary topic to cover since we all run our own businesses. We …

Small Business

Solidifying Systems and Processes for Your Divi Web Design Business

<i>Welcome to part 2 of 5 in our series Scaling Your Divi Web Design Business where we’re exploring proven tactics and actionable strategies geared</i> …