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40 Magnificent Quotes By The World’s Most Successful Billionaires

Enter the minds of 40 top Billionaires from around the world and learn how the top 1% are able to reach success and grow their bank accounts to the 9 …

Why Slow Growth Is Smart Growth: MOM's Organic Market | Inc.com

It took Scott Nash three years to get his organic grocery business from its launch phase in his mother's garage to the opening of an actual store. Thirteen years later, he was up to a whopping three locations.<p>But that slow-growth approach belies a deliberate strategy that Nash credits for the …

Electric Vehicles

7 Sins of Newbie Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most entrepreneurs are familiar with the ridiculously high percentage of small businesses that will fail in the first couple years. The business owners who survived the odds will tell you that they didn’t achieve success on sheer passion …

14 Powerful Social-Media Sharing Strategies You Aren't Using | Inc.com

<i>We all want to be the go-to person with the latest news, the most intriguing viral content, or the hidden gems followers wouldn't have otherwise found.</i> <i>Easier said than done, though, right?</i><p><i>It actually might be easier than you think--as long as you take the right approach.</i><p><i>The following is a guest</i> …

Marketing

How to Make Yourself Work When You Just Don’t Want To

There’s that project you’ve left on the backburner – the one with the deadline that’s growing uncomfortably near. And there’s the client whose phone call you really should return – the one that does nothing but complain and eat up your valuable time. Wait, weren’t you going to try to go to the gym …

12 Myths about Starting a Business

1. I need to write a business plan before I start.<p>No, you don’t. Start-ups are so unpredictable that writing a business plan is a pointless exercise. …

The Top 10 Things Successful People Do To Reach Their Dreams

Our bookshelves are lined with habits that <i>successful people do</i> on a daily basis. We read about them and implement them into our routines and …

How to Dramatically Increase Pageviews on Your Website | Inc.com

One of the most perplexing problems when it comes to starting an e-commerce company is: how do you get people to visit your new site? Even when you have trendy graphics and great content, you suddenly enter a vast megaverse of competing sites. Fight the temptation to start outright paying for the …

Marketing

How to Always Be Getting Smarter | Inc.com

As we do new things, we always want to make sure we're doing things that help the business and not hurt. We may have a feeling of intuition that something may be successful, but how do you really know?<p>We run experiments. For example, maybe I believe that emailing our users about how fun our games …

Neuroscience

Perfectionists: 5 Ways to Find Some Peace in 2014 | Inc.com

Perfectionists have their place in business. They tend to be high achievers and often serve as critics who can help weed out flaws from products and processes.<p>But these folks have it rough in some ways. They also can be inwardly or outwardly reactionary and easily annoyed by others who operate at a …

Self-help

3 Tips For Pricing Your Products

<i>This article was originally published on Mashable.</i><p>Settling on a price for your products can be an absolute nightmare. Between monitoring competitors …

eCommerce

6 Ways to Find Your Inner Visionary in 2014 | Inc.com

Do you feel like you've lost yourself in your business? What happened to that creative, freedom-loving person who launched that business with such a great vision in mind? She's still in there somewhere, I promise. And this may be a good time to find her. As we bring 2013 to an end, why not do a bit …

Creativity

Tony Robbins on the 7 'Forces' of Business Mastery

Constantly evolving. Constantly improving. Constantly adding value. These are ideals that Tony Robbins lives by. And strives toward. And encourages others to strive for, too -- in their work and their personal lives.<p>Robbins, 53, is best known as an acclaimed life and business coach, author and …

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

<i>Editors’ Note: Following the huge popularity of this post, article source Amy Morin has authored a guest post on exercises to increase mental strength here and Cheryl Conner has interviewed Amy in a Forbes video chat about this article here.</i><p>For all the time executives spend concerned about physical …