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The 5 Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Are Still Making on Twitter

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Twitter is one of the purest forms of true social media -- conversations and direct interactions in real time happening all day, every day, making it one of the most valuable brand channels for entrepreneurs. You can find out …

Social Media

10 Ways to Become the Most Productive Person Around

Guest Writer<p>Speaker and Maximum Performance Strategist. CEO of Matt Mayberry Enterprises<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever come across someone who just seemed to get so much done and was by far the most productive person you knew? Why can't you be that person?<p>…

Time Management

How to Use Twitter for Business and Marketing

Is Twitter a part of your social media marketing?<p>Or have you let your Twitter marketing drop off lately?<p>In any case, with the latest Twitter updates, …

Social Media

Five Marketing Tips Courtesy of Instagram

Since its conception almost five years ago, Instagram has single-handedly changed the way individuals and companies represent themselves and interact …

How to Be Evil (and Make it Work for You)

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Before Chris Nodder began his SXSW panel, "Evil by Design: Leading Customers Into Temptation," he slipped into a red jacket and unleashed a maniacal laugh. The user experience expert from Seattle was ready to reveal the ways …

Customers

7 Sins of Newbie Entrepreneurs

7 min read<p>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 …

Small Business

3 Ways to Grow Your Business By Focusing on the Customer

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every business in this generation is being hit with a variety of challenges. It would be easy to just roll over and sink. Sadly many companies are even getting to the point where simply surviving has become their daily mode of …

Business Strategy

10 Signs You're Using Social Media Wrong

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s a vast difference between running social media profiles because that’s the de facto expectation of businesses these days and actually building a substantive social following that contributes to your business goals.<p>Any of …

Social Media

No, You Shouldn't Obsess Over Being Perfect -- Especially When Starting Up

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you have a goal -- whether it’s starting a business or eating healthier or traveling the world -- it’s easy to look at someone who is already doing it and then try to reverse engineer their strategy.<p>In some cases, this is …

Success

Boost Sales With These 7 Social Media Steps

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When social media first hit the scene, I thought three things: this is a waste of time, I don't have time for it and my customers are not here. I was wrong on all three counts. Social mediums are vital to your business. They all …

Social Media

9 Advanced Twitter Tips and Tricks

If you want to get the most out of your time and money in Twitter, then take it to the next level with these nine strategies.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Tweet Naked<i>, online marketing expert and social media agency CEO Scott Levy provides the</i> …

Social Media

Why Travel Makes You An Awesome Person

People always ask how travel has changed me. If I look back at who I was before I began traveling and compare that to who I am now, I would have to say that travel has made me a better and more well-rounded person. I'm way cooler now than I was at 25 when I first left to explore the world.<p>Simply …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

Product Reviews

Light of Hope

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Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

National Parks