Kristina Hall

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Here's How to Start Planning Your Destination Wedding

Wedding planning far from home comes with its own challenges. Once you've picked a locale and time frame, start tackling your priority to-dos. And what are those priorities, you ask? To help you ease into the process of organizing a destination wedding, we tapped two industry pros to help us create …

Weddings

How Do You Make Your Weaknesses Your Strengths? Building High-Performance Teams

<b>A Wealth of Weaknesses</b><p>Imagine having your best people come up with a list of your strengths and weaknesses. Maybe a little threatening? Now imagine their list of your weaknesses is three times longer than their list of your strengths. Humbling! But it was just what I was hoping for.<p>In my early days …

The Ultimate Guide to Entrepreneurship

Learn everything you need to be your own boss, build your business, and reach your ultimate career goals.

How-To's

How To Develop Your Competitive Advantage

How do you define and convey your competitive advantages to potential investors as a startup?<p>As described in my book, <i>The Art of Startup Fundraising</i>, knowing your competitive advantages as a founding team and venture is key to securing funding as a startup. Some entrepreneurs have a very clear …

Entrepreneurship

Grow Your Business with Instagram

Most Instagram users think of the platform as a social network, but entrepreneurs should view Instagram as a new kind of visual marketplace.<p>Instagram …

Shopify

This Is The Way To Change Your Bad Habits

We all know the feeling of setting goals for ourselves only to watch our commitment fade as time passes.<p>Why is this? For one, change scares people more than death. To drive that point home, 90% of people who undergo coronary bypass surgery do not change their lifestyle , despite having just …

Self-awareness

4 Ways You Can Maximize Your Time

You maximize productivity by minimizing the nonsense that distracts you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you ever feel like there simply aren’t enough hours in the day? While you can't increase the hours in a day, there are plenty of easy ways to carve out more time …

Tim Cook

How To Handle Your Family's Resistance To Your Growing Success

<b>Part of the series “Finding Brave To Build a Better Life and Career”</b><p>Frequently in the career and leadership coaching work I do with professionals, my clients bring up difficult situations they faced within their families that left emotional scars. Often, there are active remnants from the past of …

Middle School

What Happened When I Started Thinking Like an Entrepreneur

When you think like an entrepreneur, you see everything around you differently.<p>This story appears in the October 2018 <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p><b>A few months ago,</b> my wife and I were brainstorming ways to market our novel. We spent three years writing it together -- it’s called <i>Mr. Nice Guy</i>, and it …

Entrepreneurship

How to Launch a Business Without Quitting Your Day Job

An old friend of mine called me earlier today to discuss his new business idea. I spent a couple of hours helping him flesh it out and create an action plan. However, like most would-be entrepreneurs, he had his priorities mixed up.<p>When most people want to launch their own business, they start by …

Customers

Starting a Small Business? 3 Mistakes to Avoid

Small business is the lifeblood of the U.S. economy, and it's also been the path to financial freedom for millions of people. And with a strong …

Moms as Entrepreneurs' maker academy is offering tools to launch a business

A few years ago, <b>L’Oréal Johnson</b> came up with the idea to launch a line of reversible clothing for women. She knew she could create the versatile …

‘Prove your plan will work before seeking funding’ | Cape Argus

Cape Town - Entrepreneurs should not blame their failure on lack of funding, unless they have proved to prospective funders that their business plan …

Business Planning – FREE workshop

City of Parramatta Council, in partnership with the Western Sydney Business Centre, is offering the Small Business Workshop Series; a program of …

Small Business

5 Tips for Creating the Perfect Business Plan

Are you looking to start your own business? If you are, it's always a good idea to have a solid plan in place, and that's where a business plan comes …

Small Business

Developing a Business Model That Works

Use these six tips to create the financial section of a business plan that will get your company off the ground.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from</i> <i>Scott Duffy</i><i>’s book</i> Breakthrough. <i>Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | …

Entrepreneurship

Why Your Brand Plan Is More Important Than Your Business Plan

If people don’t know who you are and what you represent, they won’t do business with you.<p>Why should you care about branding? Because these days, …

Entrepreneurship

Build Your Business Plan with Drag & Drop Templates, SaaS Integration + More

• Length of access: lifetime<br>• Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase<br>• Unlimited members<br>• Unlimited viewers<br>• 5 companies<br>• Drag and drop …

SaaS

The Truth About Good Business Practices vs Bad Business Practices Revealed by Experts

If you want to run a successful and sustainable business, you need to create regular practices that support your operations and growth. But you also …

Small Business

Your easy step-by-step guide to paying off all kinds of debt

<b>The average American household now carries more than $134,000 in debt (including mortgages). Let that sink in for a second. That’s 2.4 times the</b> …

Business

8 Ways to Structure Your Daily Grind for Success

Seize every opportunity to fulfill your dreams.<p>When you think of working hard for what you want, does that thought carry a deeply unexpressed …

Motivation

Use these 5 sales tactics to overcome your fear of rejection

Salespeople are used to hearing “no.” These tactics help them get past that and work toward that yes.<p>We’re all in the business of persuading people to do things–sometimes things they don’t necessarily want to do. Is your coworker really happy about picking up the slack while you’re on vacation? Is …

Self-help

Hotel We Love: The Godfrey Hotel, Boston, MA

Sleek luxuries at Boston's Downtown Crossing, with its charming historical buildings and great shopping.

Budget Travel

30 Real Brides Share Their Wedding Advice

Find out what tips the brides featured in Inside Weddings shared with us!<p>As you're planning the details of your wedding, as well as all of the pre- …

Brides

How Do You Form Friendships As An Adult?

It’s a depressing truth that there seem to be two major times in your young adulthood when friendships go through a <i>major</i> shift. The first is straight out of college, when everyone relocates, settles, and starts to turn into the adults that they’ll become. The second is your late 20s or early 30s, …

Relationships

5 Reasons You’re Going To Need A Wedding Planner

Gettyimages.com/bride<p>Among all the things in your wedding budget, getting a good wedding planner should be right up there with a dress, rings, and …

Weddings

Blended Orgasms: What Are They and Can You Have One?

Vaginal orgasms, G-spot orgasms, anal orgasms, clitorial orgasms—there are so many orgasms to be had! Google it, girl! Now, to complicate things further, there are countless pieces on how to have not just one, but <i>all</i> of these orgasms—AT THE SAME TIME.<p>Yet, we’re over here in the real world just …

The First 5 Steps You Should Take To Start Making A Career Change

It can be daunting to realize that your feelings of restlessness and dissatisfaction stem from unhappiness with work, and that your lack of enthusiasm can no longer continue. When this is the case, it is time to summon your courage and plan for a career change. But how does one change a career? …

4 Supplements That Get Rid Of Back And Stomach Fat, According To Nutritionists

It’s not uncommon to have an area of your body that seems to store fat more than the rest of your body — and for many people, there are two specific …

Nutrition

Dating Made Me Broke And Depressed–So I Became A Sugar Baby Instead

Dating requires give-and-take. If you're a divorced single mom like Megan Evan, the give might come from a sugar daddy.<p><i>My First Time is a column and podcast series exploring sexuality, gender, and kink with the wide-eyed curiosity of a virgin. We all know your "first time" is about a lot more than</i> …

Relationships