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Everything you need to know about social media and content marketing, you can learn from this pen, paper and ink company - PR Warrior

<b>Many companies (large and small, ‘business-to-business’ and ‘business-to-consumer’) have latched on to content marketing, understanding fundamentally</b> …

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>…

Self-improvement

8 Must Have Free Fonts for your Designs

Need some fresh fonts for your new projects? We got your back. We are always searching for good resources for our readers, and fonts are our top …

20: Growing your business: How long it really takes

Have you ever stopped to think about how long growing your business really takes? The endurance, the nurturing and the patience required to <i>really</i> …

Calling all social entrepreneurs!

We had some great responses sharing genuine concerns and struggles related to working as a social entrepreneur but also some positive encouragement …

Entrepreneurship

5 Habits of Great Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

What does it take to create and build a company? I recently asked that question of Tom Asacker, author of the excellent book <i>The Business of Belief.</i> What emerged from that conversation was a set of behaviors that all great entrepreneurs have in common:<p>1. Believe<p>If athletes, artists, musicians, and …

The Direct Mail Solution

Buy From<p>By: | Category: eBooks, Sales, Sales and Marketing<p>Pages: 260 Format: Paperback ISBN: 9781599185187<p>$17.95<p>Additional Links:<p>FACT: More commerce is driven and wealth created by direct mail than any other media.<p>(TRUE BEFORE THE INTERNET AND TRUE NOW).<p>Direct mail marketing specialist Craig …

Why Staying Small Is Better for Your Sanity and Other Must-Read Business Tips

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>A roundup of the best tips of the week from Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>For many people, entrepreneurship doesn't mean building the next billion-dollar company; it means independence, the freedom to chart their own course. Nina Interlandi Bell quit …

Steer Clear of Burnout With These 5 Tips

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You know the feeling. You started out excited, bursting with enthusiasm and energy. The inspiration was coming fast and furious. But lately you’re feeling a little, well, tired. Your creativity feels like it’s drying up almost as quickly …

LinkedIn: Find Influencer Content Fom the Search Box

Last October, LinkedIn launched a new initiative that allows users to subscribe to their favorite so-called “thought leaders”. The Influencer Programme rolled out with around 150 of these prominent business figures, each sharing their thoughts via long-form posts with the many millions of users on …

The Best Magazine Covers of 2013

The end of 2013 is upon us but before we bid adieu to the year we here at You the Designer are going to recount some of the best magazine covers of …

Top Reviewers On Amazon Get Tons Of Free Stuff

You're on Amazon.com. You're buying, say, a toaster, and you're checking out the customer reviews. You assume the people writing these reviews are people like you — people who wanted a toaster, went online and bought one. As it turns out, a lot of reviews on Amazon are written by people who are …

Winter Weather = Bad Mood? It's More Complicated Than That.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With a deep freeze taking over much of the U.S., bad weather is the talk of the nation. Turn on the TV, and you'll find a lineup of weathermen and women gravely forecasting more snowstorms and colder temperatures.<p>Between the cancelled …

The Easy Way You Can Stop Procrastinating and Stick to Good Habits -- Now

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Recently, I've been following a simple rule that is helping me crush procrastination and is making it easier for me to stick to good habits at the same time.<p>I want to share it with you today so that you can try it out and see how it works …

LISTEN: How to Make a Million Dollars Online

This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>Ever wonder what it's like to make a million dollars?<p>I'm not gonna lie, the first million in sales my company did was kinda surreal.<p>Especially since I was broke, in debt, and sleeping on my sisters couch just two years prior.<p>And to be honest, as big of a …

10 Questions to Ask When Recruiting New Employees Online

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In order to find top talent to fill the most important roles at your startup company, you'll most likely want to advertise that you're hiring those positions online. But finding, recruiting and hiring rockstar employees isn't as simple as …

Why Entrepreneurs Need More 'Me' Time

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Does this situation sound familiar? You've been working non-stop on a problem, logging in 60-hour workweeks and gluing yourself to the desk during the weekends. Even when you take a break, to have coffee with a friend or attend your …

The Business of Nudity: The Unlikely Success of Mr. Skin

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Conventional wisdom says the way to succeed is to follow your passion. Unfortunately many passions are great hobbies -- and terrible businesses. And what if your passion is so unusual it seems impossible to turn it into a profitable …

This Furniture Has A Face

Roberto Giacomucci’s furniture harnesses the power of pareidolia, making us see faces in every dresser, cabinet, and table.<p>Even in a house full of the most beautiful furniture, life can get lonely. Likewise, there can be something austere, even impersonal in some of the most well thought-out …

Graffiti-Inspired Coffee Tables by Vans the Omega

Vans the Omega is a letterform artist recognized in the global graffiti scene who’s turned his eye to furniture. Inspired by “ancient scripts, …

An Atlas Of The Human Body That Maps Where We Feel Emotions

Many people feel emotions in certain parts of their bodies–stress in their neck or anxiety in their stomach, maybe happiness in their chest. As you can see in the map below, “anger” is a heady, top-of-body emotion, while “love” and “happiness” is felt rather strongly all over. Feelings such as …

Surreal Murals by ‘Etam Cru’ Turn Drab Facades into Eye-Popping Imagery | Colossal

<p>Polish artists Sainer and Bezt, collectively known as Etam Cru, paint large scale murals of surreal and frequently humorous subjects in locations …

Magic Maker Co. – Brand Identity by KnowHow

Magic Maker is a company dedicated to organize and create magical experiences for their large list of clients from all over the world. The graphic …

This no nonsense branding kills the pretentious aspect of wine - The Fox Is Black

Most wine bottles are boring. Wandering the aisles it’s hard to tell most of them apart, because really, the only true way to tell them apart is by …

Ubergrid – Grid WordPress Theme

Ubergrid – Responsive Grid-based WordPress Theme.<p>Grid-based website and blog layouts are hot and very trendy, especially if they are responsive and …

Daily Inspiration #1650

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Award Winning Websites Design | Web Design

This is the last Web design article in 2013, and we are wishing you <b>Happy New Year 2014</b>. Today we’re rounded up <b>32 fresh award winning websites</b> for …

9 Fantastic Tutorials on Skin Retouching in Photoshop

One of the issues with photographing people is that cameras tend to pick up every imperfection and blemish on people's faces – far more than we tend …

Tutorials