Tim Morris

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The Productivity Hack That Helped a Working Mom Build a Million-Dollar Business

Think you don’t have time to start a business? By all accounts, Rosemarie Groner didn’t. With two young children at home, and a home daycare that …

Time Management

5 Steps To Building A Million-Dollar Business With No Employees

Nearly seven years ago, Michelle Schroeder-Gardner started her blog, Making Sense of Cents, to share her experience of paying off student loan debt and holding herself accountable. The last thing she expected was it turning into a million-dollar business.<p>But in 2017 her business brought in …

Small Business

5 Ecommerce Marketing Strategies Your Business Needs in 2018

So you have your e-commerce website live on the internet, well done, but what’s next? You need to have a strong marketing strategy that no one can …

Marketing

The Best Video Strategy for Every Stage of Your Buyer’s Journey

Planning out a video strategy?<p>Then you know that there are six words that always stand out from the rest:<p><b>Create content that people will …

What 10 Social Media Professionals Say Should Be Your Top Priority Right Now

The one constant about social media is change, so it’s a good practice to step back once in a while and ensure that your company’s strategy is still current and effective.<p>As we enter the second half of the year, it’s time to take stock in the social media strategy that was probably developed in …

Social Media

A Study of 2.7 Million Startups Found the Ideal Age to Start a Business (and It's Much Older Than You Think)

If you're in your 40s or 50s, you might think it's too late to start a business. Wrong: It's actually the perfect time.<p>If you're in your 30s or 40s (or even 50s) and you believe conventional wisdom, you might think the entrepreneurial train has passed you by and it's too late to start your own …

Startups

What Is Marketing Funnel Automation? (Spoiler: It's Customers On Autopilot!)

I’ll say it up front: you need to learn marketing funnel automation. You and your sales team or marketers cannot chase lead after lead all the time. …

The Youngest Self-Made Billionaire on Earth Is Also the Humblest: He Says Luck Is What Made Him Successful

The 27-year-old entrepreneur cofounded a payments company valued at $9.2 billion.<p>John Collison is the youngest self-made billionaire on Earth.<p>The …

Startups

Why Your Business Needs An Automated Marketing Funnel And System

The life journey of an entrepreneur is ever-changing. It’s full of winding roads, bumps, detours and roadblocks. Those who think it’s going to be a straight path to the top are in for a big surprise.<p>While the journey will be full of twists and turns, there is one way to make sure your ride is as …

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The Fastest Path to the CEO Job, According to a 10-Year Study

Some people’s careers take off, while others’ take longer — or even stall out.<p>Common wisdom says that the former attend elite MBA programs, land high-powered jobs right out of school at prestigious firms, and climb the ladder straight to the top, carefully avoiding risky moves. But our data shows a …

Facebook Ads Aren't Always the Answer. Here's What to Do Instead

When it comes to social media advertising, many entrepreneurs rely solely on Facebook. Here's why you need to begin looking elsewhere, plus where to look.<p>If you're like most entrepreneurs out there today, chances are high you rely on Facebook for promoting and advertising your product or service. …

Social Media

Think You have What It Takes To Be An Entrepreneur?

When most people think of being an entrepreneur, they picture the perks (i.e. financial freedom, unlimited vacations, flexible schedule) without considering the process (long nights, a string of rejections and setbacks etc.)<p>The truth is, entrepreneurship is hard. It can take years before making a …

Smarter, Not Harder: How to Succeed at Work

We each have 96 energy blocks each day to spend however we’d like. Using this energy blocking system will ensure you’re spending each block wisely to …

The 29-year-old CEO of Stripe reveals what it's really like running a $9.2 billion startup

Patrick Collison, 29, and his brother John, 27, famously turned seven lines of code into a startup called Stripe, which has been valued in fundraising at $9.2 billion.<p>According to Collison, who was recently named to Business Insider's list of rising stars in tech, running a successful startup …

5 Early Signs Your Startup Will Succeed

Putting the right team in place puts you way ahead in the game.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’ve managed to get through the earliest phases of startup, and definitely don’t show signs of failing anytime soon, you still may wonder, “But are we on our way?” While …

Profit

Facebooks Ads vs Google Ad: Which is Better for Your Business?

Comparing Facebook Ads Vs. Google Adwords for Your Business<p>Updated June 07, 2018<p><b>Question</b>: “How do you make 1 million dollars on Facebook Ads”<p><b>Answer</b>: …

Warren Buffett says real estate agents are 'honourable' and still make money

Warren Buffett has a message for people who think real estate agents are spivs who earn too much commission: you're wrong.<p>Speaking at the annual …

Five Marketing Automation Tips For Small Businesses

Marketing automation has become a cornerstone of successful small businesses. According to a report published by Pardot (a Salesforce-owned company), in 2015, businesses that used marketing automation increased their revenue by an average of 34%. However, there is a very big difference between …

Marketing

The top 5 qualities of people who run successful side businesses

According to research conducted by freelance platform UpWork, freelancers are predicted to become the US workforce majority within a decade. So, what does that mean for those of us who haven't jumped aboard to side hustle bandwagon just yet?<p>It's time.<p>As founder of Side Hustle Made Simple , a coach …

Entrepreneurship

How effective is google AdWords for small businesses

I always have my merchants (customers) ask me whether or not it's a good idea or beneficial to implement social or Google ad campaigns into their …

Three Things Marketers Should Be Doing When There's Nothing To Do

It’s easy to check out once you’ve checked everything off, but it never feels good. It’s never fun twiddling your thumbs while watching YouTube and checking your clock every few minutes. I want to help alleviate that for you.<p>I have a list of things I do when there’s nothing else to do. When I’m …

Marketing

9 Reasons Why Games with Adult Learners are a Must

by Vicky Zurakowski 33,662 views<p>Who said games were just for kids?<p>And whoever told you that your adult learners feel games were childish and …

4 Entrepreneurs Share Which Social Media Outlet Garners The Most Business

Social media represents 30% of the total time spent online. Preceding the internet, if a marketer knew of any physical place that consumers spent 30% of their time, it would be an advertising goldmine. Social media is that goldmine in today’s digital world, and that’s why entrepreneurs, and …

Social Media

Why Building a Company to Last and Building a Company to Sell Are the Same Thing

Don't be seduced by shortcuts--focus instead on these two critical goals.<p>Young entrepreneurs often ask me, <i>What is the most important thing to focus on as I'm building a business?</i> I tell them, "You should build it as if you were going to have it forever and yet, at the same time, build it so that …

8 Elements Behind Every Successful Social Media Strategy

Every brand and business needs a custom social media strategy based on their current social media standing, goals, and resources available to …

Public Relations

The Most Valuable Online Business Course You Can Take Is Studying Your Competition

Regardless of whether your competitor is failing or dominating, you need to know why.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Top athletes spend hours studying the previous matches of their opponents because they understand the importance of learning from the competition. The …

Marketing

Reinvigorate Your Career by Taking the Right Kind of Risk

Stephen Curry has built his NBA career on taking shots that others don’t: three-pointers from a crazy distance. Traditionally, defenders didn’t worry much about contesting these long-distance shots; there’s such a low likelihood they’ll actually make it into the basket. But the Golden State …

Film Festivals

6 Easy Ways to Attract More Website Traffic

Optimizing for mobile and customized email marketing are just two of them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Traffic is the lifeblood of any online business. And success is difficult to achieve without it. No matter how much time, effort and money you've put into building …

Marketing

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