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LG Partners With Google For The First Android Wear 2.0 Watches

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>The LG Watch Style and LG Watch Sport are the first watches running Android Wear 2.0, Google’s newest wearable operating system. Both watches have …

9 Unique Traits That Separate Winners From Wannabes | Inc.com

You think you have what it takes to succeed? You think you know what patience and persistence really looks like? A lot of people talk about it--but the real question is, can you walk the walk?<p>Most can't.<p>In fact, according to a 2016 small business roundup, over 50 percent of small businesses fail in …

The Art of the Follow-Up

Completing a deal requires persistent content that is never annoying but can't be politely ignored.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Given how important good selling techniques are to driving revenues, I am shocked how many entrepreneurs and salespeople are just bad at …

5 Questions to Ask Yourself When Trying to Reach Your Goal | Inc.com

What if the type of work you presently do is becoming obsolete? What if you are no longer the smartest one in the room, or the youngest, or the most energetic? What if you are running on empty and there's just no more juice to draw on?<p>These awful times hit everyone eventually. Maybe it's time to …

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How to Ask for Referrals that Help Grow Your Business | Inc.com

How did you find your dentist? Your doctor? A babysitter for your kids? The chances are strong that you do business with someone who a friend recommended. More than any other type of advertising, we universally trust the opinions of friends and acquaintances. We even trust people we don't know as …

4 Things Your Website Needs Convert Visitors Into Customers

Your site is the basis of all your marketing initiatives, but did you know it can also be your highest performing lead generation tool?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Imagine this: your brand is firmly planted at the number one position on search engine result pages, …

How businesses can use affiliate marketing to boost revenue generation

Organizations, both large and small, can use affiliate marketing platforms to drive online revenue and benefit from their online content.<p>Social media …

5 Ways to Amplify the Reach of Your Content Without Spending a Dime

Content marketing can be a soul-crushing endeavor.It’s like this. You spend several hours or maybe even days meticulously putting together what seems …

Micro-Influencer Marketing: A Comprehensive Guide

Has a celebrity ever convinced you to buy something?It’s okay if the answer is yes -- we’ve all been there. In fact, just recently, a famous dog …

50 Top B2B Marketing Influencers

<b>First of all, Happy 10th Birthday to our favorite B2B Marketing Influencer, Ann Handley and the MarketingProfs B2B Forum team!</b>Time flies when you’re …

How To Influence People And Sell More? Stop Pitching And Ask These Questions | Inc.com

I met Ali Mirza of Rose Garden Consulting, a sales consulting firm, for the first time a few months back after having spoken to him on the phone a couple of times.<p>We were both attending the same event and landed at the airport around the same time so we decided to share a cab and chat about sales …

4 Easy Tips on Executing a Flawless Influencer Campaign

For instance, did you know that an influencer with a smaller following tends to have a greater impact than with a massive one?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The impact of influencers on today’s digital marketing plans is undeniable. Every brand is clamoring to secure …

5 Rookie Branding Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Makes But Shouldn't

Nearly everybody just trying to keep their startup solvent skimps on branding and all of them would be better off it they didn't.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I started my etiquette business 20 years ago, I hired a college student named Ed to design my logo and …

How Smart People Handle Difficult People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negativity they spread, while others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they …

4 Ways You’re Killing Your Brand’s Reputation on Social Media

Brand appeal and goodwill are important intangible assets that a brand can capitalize on to drive growth to its bottom line. With social media now …

7 Reasons Starbucks Launched A Subscription Service

The transaction economy is fast being replaced by the subscription economy. Instead of buying one song at a time, many music fans are subscribing to sites like Rdio and Spotify to get their tunes.<p>Instead of buying movies, couch potatoes are subscribing to Netflix.<p>It is estimated that Amazon Prime …

36 Books to Read If You Want to Become a Billionaire | Inc.com

<i>"What one book would you suggest if I want to be a billionaire within next 10 years?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Anuj Raman, founder and evangelist at 10xreading.com, on</b> …

5 Ways to Drive the Success of Influencer Relations

Last month we published a blog post entitled ‘5 Most Common Reasons why Influencer Marketing Fails’. Now, while we are confident that this article …

Ecommerce Social Media Marketing Trends to Focus on in 2017

Here’s a not-so-secret fact – when it comes to ecommerce marketing (and even marketing in general), social media is playing a more dominant role that …