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4 Branding Lessons That You Don't Want to Learn the Hard Way

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you’re branding your company and you’re just starting out, you obviously want everything to go smoothly.<p>Unfortunately, there are some easy branding mistakes to make along the way. Here are some of the common mistakes that …

Marketing

33 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

And it doesn't come with a manual.<p>Luckily, there's a multitude of excellent books from founders, VCs, and CEOs who have been through it all.<p>Here's a collection of some of the best books on management, leadership, and entrepreneurship for anyone from seasoned entrepreneurs to those just starting out.<p>…

30 Avoidable Mistakes First-Time Entrepreneurs Make Repeatedly

Do any of these rookie mistakes seem familiar?<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are avoidable mistakes that first-time entrepreneurs make repeatedly?</i><p><i>Answer by Lucas Carlson, CIO at CenturyLink, Craftsman Founder at AppFog, on Quora.</i><p><b>Stop drinking your own Kool-Aid.</b> If you are not …

Stephen King

Yes, You Need A Mentor, But A Sponsor Will Really Boost Your Career

Have a mentor? Great. Now it’s time to find a sponsor. You’ll have to work harder for their endorsement, but the trade-off is worth it.<p>You’re aware of mentors guiding and inspiring your career, but how about sponsors? If you really want to get ahead, then you’ll need more than words of wisdom to …

5 Things to Do Before Bed That Will Jump Start Tomorrow

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being effective as an entrepreneur is often about hard work, but even more importantly it’s about smart work. Great entrepreneurs know that time is limited and valuable, so they need to make the most of each waking hour.<p>There …

Productivity

6 Steps to Managing Your Overwhelming Workload

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let’s be clear, being a successful entrepreneur is hard work -- very hard work. From learning new tasks to managing employees and planning for future growth, there isn't a lot of time in the day to make huge errors. That said, …

Time Management

3 Ways to Use Big Data to Drive Repeat Sales

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Someone has purchased your product or service. A one-time sale is the first step, but repeat sales are a more meaningful revenue stream. So how can you drive repeat business for your products or services?<p>The answer is that you …

Big Data