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How to find the answer to ‘What career is right for me?’

Everyone talks a lot about how much of a struggle job hunting can be.<p>And while most people who agree that it’s a struggle are typically referring to …

Employment

13 Content Marketing Strategies To Differentiate Your Brand

Smart brand leaders know that content marketing is key to staying relevant and establishing yourself as a thought leader in your industry. However, it can be difficult to continually brainstorm and deliver fresh content that actually keeps readers engaged – especially when all of your competitors …

Marketing

How Targeted "Pop-Up Newsletters" Grab Hyperengaged Audiences

All that time and effort for an open rate of 20 percent hardly seems worth it, does it? Newsletter marketing might be experiencing a renaissance, but …

Marketing

6 Actions I Take Every Day To Build A Six-Figure Writing Business

<b>The most significant determinant of financial success as a freelance writer is having a plan for growth, and sticking to it.</b>You need to market and …

The Woman Behind the Coolest New Publication Invites Us Inside Her Home

Tonal: <i>of or relating to the tone of music, color, or writing.</i><p>Zarna Surti was flying from Los Angeles to Nashville to visit her family when the word …

Infographic: A guide to content mastery

Content is king—but how can you make yours reign supreme?Standing out in the oversaturated content landscape doesn’t happen over night. You must …

Public Relations

How This Founder Turned Her Newsletter, Girls' Night In, Into a Full-Time Job

Step one: Identify an underserved audience. Step two: Serve it really well.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Alisha Ramos, 28, knows that the cool kids stay in on Friday night. She is the founder of Girls' Night In, a newsletter-based lifestyle brand and community that …

Brand Archetypes Help Manufacturers Connect With Ideal Customers

Whether it’s running shoes, lawn mowers, cosmetics, accounting services, or bulletproof glass — B2C and B2B brands must inspire their target …

Marketing

9 Ways to Become Mentally Tough According to a Former Marine

You can read every leadership book out there, until you’re an expert in the art of managing other people.<p>But ultimately, this knowledge is useless if …

Self-improvement

10 Things to Blog About When You’re a Brand-New Author

Building an audience for your writing is easier with a blogWith all the advice that’s thrown at any new writer looking to get published, this one’s …

You Can Create A 6-Figure Business With These 8 Simple Steps

One of the most important things for entrepreneurs to figure out once they start a business is how to make money. Not just a few hundred every now and then, but a six-figure revenue consistently.<p>I recently spoke to Jenn Scalia who’s been able to do just that. She’s an online visibility coach and …

Marketing

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Recipes

Ikigai - Visualizing the Japanese Concept of Life's Purpose

Ikigai is a Japanese concept that explains how a person can enjoy life. To illustrate this concept, a 4-sided Venn diagram was created by Dan …

Data Visualization

Online Quantitative Market Research for Start-Ups

Methodology : Self administered questionnaire (survey) using the internet<p>Online Panel/Respondents :Private dog owners from 18 years old living in the …

How to Incorporate Psychology and Emotions into Your Copywriting

Most of the questions people ask me are about SEO. Getting the #1 spot in Google is “sexy” in the marketing world.I get it. I love seeing my domain …

Marketing

The Coziest Books of All Time

There’s nothing we love more than cozying up under a blanket with a hot cup of tea and a great read—especially as the weather turns cold and those …

Mark Twain's 10 Tips for Writers

Mark Twain was a man who knew his way around the English language. We're talking about the guy responsible for such <i>bon mots</i> as "Golf is a good walk …

30 Tips that Help You Become an In-Demand Freelance Writer - Copyblogger

You may or may not know that I haven’t always been Copyblogger’s editor.<p>For many years, I was a Copyblogger reader. I didn’t know Brian. I didn’t …

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3 Thinking Strategies That Will Make You Mentally Stronger Today

If your inner dialogue consists of harsh criticism, self-doubt, and catastrophic predictions, you’ll struggle to reach your goals. But if you tend to be a bit of a pessimist, or you’re someone who has always been hard on yourself, you don’t have to let your self-talk hold you back.<p>You can train …

The Brain

The 28 Best Books on Writing

An Editor's Advice to Writers<p>For both established and prospective authors alike, the publishing house can seem like a jungle. Luckily, Betsy Lerner is here to lead a safari, citing her vast collection of experiences as an editor as her field guide. <i>The Forest for the Trees</i> motivates writers by …

What Your Coffee Shop Business Plan Should Look Like

A Coffee Shop Business Plan<p>Here's a Simple Business Plan for a Coffee Shop<p>Updated February 21, 2018<p>Are you thinking of opening a coffee shop? As with …

Magnificent images capture the ancient and modern wonders of 1800s Egypt

Zangaki brothers of Egypt<p>Producers of views along the Nile for Victorian tourists<p>C. and G. Zangaki were two Greek brothers who were active …

7 Bookish Haunts for New York Readers This Autumn

As October creeps ever nearer, readers in the Big Apple will be looking for places to escape the chilly weather and satisfy their bookish cravings. …

9 Steps to Creating a Landing Page That Reads Your Prospects' Minds

So you’ve decided to create a landing page to promote your new product or service.<p>But how do you know if your landing page will convince your readers …

9 Email Marketing Strategies for Driving Event Registrations

When it’s time to host an event, marketers need strategies for promoting the event and encouraging registration. One channel they turn to? …

Becoming a Writer ...

I started writing my first novel when I was twelve years old. I was thirty-three when I completed my first rough draft. That’s twenty years of …

5 Things the Smartest People Do After Work (No, It's Not Checking Emails) | Inc.com

Most professionals spend at least 40 hours a week (more or less) working towards being better and getting further in their careers. With the concept of work-life balance gaining traction, especially among Millennials entering the work force, there have to be ways to spend time away from the office …

Work-life Balance

Taste Beyond The Tongue