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Business Development Strategy: A High-Growth Approach

Your business development strategy can be key to the success or failure of your firm. In this post, we’ll explore how to create a strategy and …

Business Development

UX Design for Mobile: Bottom Navigation

Designers know that design is more than good looks. Design also covers how users <i>engage</i> with a product, whether it’s a website or app. It’s like a …

UI Design

Study Reveals The Pitch Deck That Will Land You Millions

The DocSend study on pitch decks gathers data from over 200 pitch decks of early stage startups. However, before we dive into the study, and as a …

8 Scientifically Proven Ways To Stay Happy All The Time

Being happy is not hard. Watch a few Russel Peter videos at a stretch and voila! we’re back smiling, laughing and throbbing with happiness again. But …

Five Time-Management Tips To Lower Your Stress

Time management techniques let you get more done at home and at work, but I like them for another reason. When you have a handle on your day and you know that you’re doing exactly what you should be doing nearly all the time, that knowledge also lowers your stress level!<p>Here are five …

Time Management

10 Daily Motivational Habits Of Highly Organized People

Image Source: Ask<p>Organized people are often way too successful than the ones who love clutter. The logic is simple, they don’t waste their time or …

The Keys to Success in Entrepreneurship

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

Entrepreneurship

Mastering Love and Relationships - Part 1: Prepare Yourself

<b>In Short:</b><p>"Before anything else, preparation is the key to success."<p>Alexander Graham Bell<p>Any experienced practitioner of mindfulness will tell you the importance of first preparing yourself to sit for a meditation. Without preparation, your practice will feel much more difficult than it needs to …

Relationships

7 Inspiring Books You Must Read

She told me to turn off the light.<p>It was 8pm and it was time to sleep according to the adult’s house rules. These were non-negotiable. My desire and …

8 New Self-help Books That Actually Help

1<p>If you want to be better with money<p><b>Read:</b> <i>The Index Card</i> by Helaine Olen and Harold Pollack<p>A financial journalist and a college professor team up to …

Self-improvement

27 Super Easy Life Hacks of Highly Successful People

There are certain things anyone can do to give success a gentle nudge (or a hard push) in the right direction. Give these a try.<p>While luck plays a role in our successes and our failures, I personally believe that for the most part, we make our own luck. That is, there are certain things we can do …

Self-improvement

9 Things Moms Say That Can Make You Really Successful in Business | Inc.com

Want to know who knows a lot about what it takes to be successful? Your mom.<p>My company runs Scary Mommy, one of the most successful and popular digital properties for American moms. I've worked with some truly incredible mom entrepreneurs as a result. Among them: Galyn Bernard and Christina …

Business Strategy

5 New Habits That Will Lead to Ultimate Success | Inc.com

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.</i>​<p>It's your first day back at work after the break. Poor …

Mentoring

The Freelancer Generation: Why Startups And Enterprises Need To Pay Attention

John Rampton Contributor<p>John Rampton is founder of online invoicing company Due.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>As compliance pressure mounts, businesses turn to regulatory technology<br>• What regulation crowdfunding in the JOBS Act means to entrepreneurs and startups<p>Gone are the days of the 40-hour work …

Employment

5 Asian tech startups to watch from Infinity Ventures’ summit in Kyoto, Japan

<i>(The Bridge) –</i> Infinity Venture Partners, a Tokyo-based global investment fund, organized its semi-annual startup showcasing event in Kyoto earlier this month, where 14 startups exhibited their products to investors and entrepreneurs. Hokkaido-based Agri Info Design won the top prize with their …

Here's what happened when the founders of a $100M company stopped using email entirely

When you're running a $100 million company, people want to talk to you.<p>The founders of Life is Good, a New England-based apparel company best known for its optimistic T-shirts, know this to be true from personal experience.<p>John Jacobs, 47, and his brother Bert Jacobs, 50, started selling shirts on …

AOL

6 Undiscovered Apps to Boost Productivity in Your Small Business

As a small business owner, your plate is full of responsibilities; aside from ensuring your day-to-day duties as a leader within your company are …

You can now create and manage reminders in Google Calendar

You’ve been able to create and manage your events on Google Calendar since its launch on iOS last March. But now, Google has made it easier for you …

Apps

Silver entrepreneurs: why age shouldn't prevent you from starting your own business

With "cereal café’s" and "micro pig picnics" popping up by the week, and crowd-funding websites like Kickstarter taking over traditional methods of funding, you’d be forgiven for associating the phrase "start-up" with plucky under 30’s with seemingly endless amounts of creativity.<p>As a result, the …

Entrepreneurship

The best young entrepreneurs of 2015

Here are five entrepreneurs under the age of 30 that have taken the business world by storm this year, and a sixth who proves that social …

3 Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Ask Themselves To Stay Positive

A situation that at first seems to be a disaster can actually turn out to be perfect.<p>In our culture, we have clichs to describe the idea of staying positive, even when facing great challenges. "Everything works out for the best." "If it's meant to be, it will happen." While many people believe at …

Business Strategy

Why Are More People Becoming Entrepreneurs?

Right now is an extremely exciting time to <b>start your own business</b>. There are so many people who are interested in doing work that fulfills them, and …

Entrepreneurship

The Only 6 Content Marketing Steps You Need This Year

The use of content marketing has established itself as one of the most dominant ways to increase customer population in today's market.<p>There's no substitute for it, and no valid excuse for not using it. Content marketing works for all demographics when handled correctly.<p>Image Credit: Flickr, …

Marketing

How Much Should Your Content Marketing Really Cost?

This story originally appeared on BrianHonigman.com<p>Businesses interested in leveraging the many benefits of content marketing seem to have an ever-growing list of solutions and content strategies to choose from. They can hire freelancers, outsource their content to an agency; or they can even …

Marketing

Scaling Content Marketing: How CSC Put the Content Hub to Work

<i>One of the keys to thought leadership-based communications on a global scale is to make relevant points that are focused on specific audiences that</i> …

Marketing

Using Content Marketing to Build a Brand with Purpose

Nearly all content marketing advice is broken out into one of two trains of thought.<p>First there is the tactical advice. These are things like best …

How the Perfect Name Changes Everything - Copyblogger

Take a look at the image we chose for this post.<p>Ten years ago, any woman reading this would have looked at the woman’s hair and thought, “Oh, her …

Hair Color