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5 Surefire Signs It's Time to Revamp Your Content Strategy

Not every piece of content you create is going to be the best piece ever written, and that's OK -- but you should see more winners than losers.<p>By now, you know it's important for your company to have a content marketing strategy, but a strategy alone isn't worth much if you don't know how to …

Marketing

9 Amazing Visual Social Media Tools to Boost Your Authority

Are visuals a part of your social media marketing strategy? Would you like some tools to help boost your visual social media marketing?<p>The fastest …

Infographics

How I Came Up With a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Idea in 20 Minutes

If people are lining up for a product, figure out how to make the line shorter and they'll buy from you.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Several years ago I started a hip-hop jewelry ecommerce store. My most popular products were “grillz.” For the unfamiliar, …

Business Strategy

Understanding Your Gaps: Why Some People Succeed and Others Don't

Within each of us are two competing sides, a polarity of character. Only one leads to greatness<p>Do you ever wonder why some people succeed and others don't? We've all seen deserving people who never quite got things off the ground, and others who made it look easy. It doesn't always seem to make …

Leadership

9 Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2017

Read these business books in 2017 to stay ahead of the curve (or at least keep up).<p>At the end of 2016, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman's book <i>Thank You for Being Late</i> opened our eyes to the accelerations of technology and globalization happening in the world today--accelerations that will …

Virgin Atlantic

Our Ask the Expert Explains the Social Media Tools That Provide the Greatest Return

If you don't have a lot of resources, you should focus on these tools to grow your audience and brand.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>Q: Which one social media tool has generated the greatest return for you? And how did you use it?</b><p><b>A:</b> I’m going to cheat a …

Social Media

Profit Sharing Boosts Employee Productivity and Satisfaction

We all know that people respond to incentives. Economics 101 teaches that workers put forth greater effort when these efforts are rewarded financially, and top talent tends to gravitate toward jobs and firms where rewards are geared to performance.<p>For the most part, however, the research that’s led …

Employee Engagement

8 Things Exceptional Bosses Constantly Tell Their Employees

Leadership always starts with great communication, so amazing bosses use these phrases daily.<p>Whether you're managing an intern or running an entire business, your employees' success (and your own skin) depends on your leadership.<p>Thankfully, the solution for motivating your team and squashing any …

Employment

10 Effective Communication Habits of the Most Successful People

It's not rocket science, but like all good habits, it takes hard work to communicate at this level.<p>Being able to communicate effectively, I believe, is one of the best life skills you can develop. Think about it, colleagues who can masterfully communicate their thoughts, feelings, ideas, concerns …

Self-help

6 Reasons to Get Better at Leading Meetings

Most people see meetings as a burden, a waste of time, or a general annoyance. But meetings aren’t going away. The good news is that leaders have the opportunity to significantly improve how meetings are run at your company, which could boost your influence and your career.<p>A recent study, published …

Leadership

9 Christmas Card Apps That Will Spare You a Hand Cramp

Even though we’d rather be snuggled up with bae watching holiday movies and drinking red velvet hot chocolate, there’s no denying that we should <i>really</i> start prepping for the holiday madness. Along with buying stocking stuffers and wrapping prezzies, the current most pressing item on our holiday …

Apps