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101 Inspirational Quotes to Inspire You in 2018 | Inc.com

I don't know about you, but I'm ready for 2018. With a new year, we are presented with an opportunity to make a success plan which will help us achieve the goals we have set for ourselves. A new year gives us a chance to renew our commitment to our business and to working hard at being our best …

Motivation

Decorating with This Color Can Boost Creativity and Calm

"White is unimposing. It's a blank slate, literally, so it doesn't push anything on you," says author Adam Alter.<p>Why We Need White<p>"We find this …

Creativity

Make Marketing Matter: How to Boost Your Strategic Position

As a marketing leader, you understand how critical your function is to the success of your business, yet it's common to feel like you're swimming …

Marketing

The 1 Networking Rule 99 Percent of People Are Afraid to Follow, but Should | Inc.com

How many times have you found yourself at a networking event, only to feel like you're at a networking event?<p>I'll let you in on a little secret: These aren't the events where real networking is taking place.<p>I don't go to networking events. I don't attend things that require me to put on a "Hello, …

Networking

How to Split Your Time Effectively Across Multiple Companies

Richard Branson said, "You need to learn when to go forward and when to say no, which can be difficult -- especially if you prefer to say yes, like I do."<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the most exciting things about starting a successful second business is …

Entrepreneurship

How 5 Entrepreneurs With Household Names Turned Failing Businesses Into Successes

How Steve Jobs, Henry Ford, and Walt Disney turned failing businesses into some of the largest companies in the world.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Success doesn’t happen overnight. It takes hard work, dedication and a little bit of luck. Most of all, you need the …

Ford Motor Company

The 30 most fun cities in America

While certain places in the US are particularly good for finding love, others are good for just having fun.<p>WalletHub conducted a recent study to determine the most fun cities in America. The study looked at the 150 most populated cities in the US, and then compared them across three …

San Francisco

What influencer marketing really costs - Digiday

A lot of people talk about influencer marketing, but few understand how it is priced.<p>Influencer costs can range from a couple of hundred to millions …

Public Relations

5 Lessons Every Entrepreneur Can Apply to Build a Better Business

Every entrepreneurial journey is unique but certain truths apply to each one.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur, business idea, and failure are different. Because of that, there is no one-size-fits-all guide on how to make their business stronger and …

Business Strategy

How to Effectively Use Storytelling to Attract a Larger Brand Following

This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>In order to establish a credible personal brand that people trust you need great content that speaks directly to them. Without this you will not be successful in your lead generation and conversion rates.<p>How can your brand better connect with …

Marketing

5 Science-Backed Ways To Have A Happier Morning

Before I became a mom, I woke up naturally, as bluebirds pulled back my covers with their little beaks and doe-eyed deers brought me my slippers. At least that’s my sleep deprived memory of it all.<p>One thing is for sure, with or without kids, getting up in the morning with a smile on your face can …

Happiness

How to Ride the Livestreaming Wave to Marketing Success

Our cultural fixation with video means learning some new skills to take advantage of a powerful new marketing channel.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Live video marketing has become a must-do trend in the digital marketing community. Thanks to Snapchat, Facebook Live …

Marketing

The transformative power of doing absolutely nothing

On a recent Sunday, I found myself overwhelmed. It was my last free day between several consecutive weekends of travel, visitors, and weddings. The morning had ticked away, and my boyfriend and I had groceries to buy, paperwork to file, a house to tidy, and something to do at Home Depot. As I …

3 ways retailers are using AI to reinvent shopping

In this new age of ecommerce, marketing means providing a seamless experience across channels, delighting customers with same-day deliveries, providing excellent customer service and recommendations, and sending real-time personalized messages your customers will thank you for.<p>But personalized …

5 Daily Choices the Smartest People Make | Inc.com

According to multiple sources, the average number of decisions an adult makes each day is about 35,000. Some are smart, others ... well, lets just keep things on a positive note and say it's the smart decisions you make every day that will lead to success.<p>Speaking of, there are countless …

Self-improvement

This Is What Generation Z Wants From The Workplace

Just when you thought you figured out Millennials, Generation Z is now entering the workforce. A whopping 72.8 million individuals are included in this group born between the mid-1990s and the early 2000s.<p>Are you ready?<p>While we have learned how to create a culture where Millennials can thrive, what …

Leadership

If You Aren't Doing Content Marketing, You're Missing The Boat

The Content Marketing Institute together with Marketing Profs and Curata released an essential study recently.<p>You need to read it.<p>Why? Because it found that 75% of companies are increasing their investment in content marketing, and 43% are increasing staff levels. Content marketing works, and I’ll …

Marketing

How Did Denmark Spark Its Miraculous Food-Waste Reduction?

A combination of culture and peer pressure has led to a revolutionary change in attitude about shopping, cooking, and eating.<p>Why does Denmark find it so easy to stop food waste? The country managed to reduce it by 25% over just five years, something close to a miracle. It’s cultural, but perhaps …

5 Secrets To Maximizing Your Productivity | Inc.com

John Lee Dumas has interviewed more than 1,500 inspiring entrepreneurs as the host of the EOFire podcast, and has successfully launched two action-oriented books on productivity; "The Freedom Journal," which walks you through accomplishing a single goal in 100 days, and now "The Mastery Journal," a …

Time Management

2 Stories That Will Make You Stop and Rethink Your Life | Inc.com

A young man once approached Socrates and asked the philosopher how he could acquire wisdom and knowledge.<p>"Follow me," Socrates said in response, as he led the young man down to the sea. The young man followed as Socrates began wading through the water, first at ankle, then knee, then waist, and …

Self-improvement

Rise of the Content Machines: How Blogs Became a Secret Weapon

The best content marketers are leveraging insider expertise to make their blogs authoritative go-to pages and SEO stars.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Content marketing has been around for centuries. Benjamin Franklin began publishing the journal <i>Poor Richard’s Almanack</i> …

Marketing

41 Must-Read Books to Boost Your Social Media Skills | Inc.com

In just a few short weeks, more than 3,000 top marketers, entrepreneurs, business owners and growth hackers will descend upon San Diego for one of the largest conferences on social media: Social Media Marketing World 2017. I'm excited to take the stage this year alongside some amazing experts from …

Public Relations

10 Ideas Worth Sharing This Week

Ideas about Creativity, Writing, Books, Productivity and more.<p><i>Each week I share 10 ideas with my newsletter subscribers. Following is this week’s</i> …

How to Stay Positive at Work

In order to behave professionally and keep doing your work, you need to learn how to bring up your mood.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>It is important to stay positive at work in order to maintain your productivity. Sometimes it may be very hard to stay positive and see the …

Happiness

10 Creativity Quotes to Kick Off Your Year

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>If accessing your creative side is one of your …

Creativity

5 Social Media Campaigns That Businesses Should Learn from

Social commerce helps a brand to remain responsive throughout theThe post 5 Social Media Campaigns That Businesses Should Learn from appeared first …

Startups (India)

The two kinds of stories we tell about ourselves

<i>Stocksy</i><p>We’ve all created our own personal histories, marked by highs and lows, that we share with the world — and we can shape them to live with more …

Psychology

How to Create Video Content Without Being on Camera

Try something new in 2017 and add video content to your marketing strategy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Try something new in 2017 and add video content to your marketing strategy. As an entrepreneur, you are always looking for a way to get ahead of the competition. …

Videography

How to Be Interesting When Everything Has Already Been Said

Knowing how to tell your story makes all the difference.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Anyone who's been writing for any length of time knows the feeling -- that goose bump-filled rush of epiphany as you realize the idea you just had is just out of this world. "No way …

Entrepreneurship

18 bad habits you should break in 2017 to be more productive

While this is no easy feat, getting more done in less time is a much more attainable goal if you're not sabotaging yourself with bad habits.<p>Below are 18 things you should stop doing right now to become more productive.

Time Management