You’ve probably heard the wise adage that no man or woman is an island? It’s undoubtedly true for entrepreneurs. Even the most talented and successful among us benefits from the help, wisdom and guidance of others.
If you’re an entrepreneur or a small business owner, you’re probably aware of just how important social media is to your success. I’ve seen countless
That’s because keeping a household operating in the black requires many of the same skills necessary for running a business. That overlap can be a huge positive for new entrepreneurs, as they can draw on the skills they’ve cultivated while dealing with their own household finances
What separates thriving businesses from those that struggle?
If your business is seeing high levels of success here in the States, you might be weighing the possibility of taking your business global. After all, doing so can greatly expand your audience and your potential for growth/success. At the same time, there are some unique challenges involved with scaling a business globally. By following a few essential steps, however, you can be well on your way to expanding internationally.
Who says you need to wait until later in life to begin pursuing your dreams? If you aspire to be a successful entrepreneur and are in your teens, you’re in good company. In fact, some of today’s best known entrepreneurs and business professionals began in their teenage years, and many teenage entrepreneurs have even been able to make millions before even technically reaching “adulthood.” It’s never too early to kick-start your dreams, and there are a few guidelines that may help you get started.
Have you ever heard someone be referred to as a “natural-born” salesperson? In reality, nobody is born hard-wired to be able to relate to, interact with, and convince audiences; these are all skills that are learned and perfected with practice and concentrated effort. Looking to boost your own personal selling strategy? A few tips will go a long way as you hone in on your ideal process and approach.
My premise is simple: better boards equal better companies. The market is demanding increased transparency and accountability. New compliance mandates, regulation and shareholder activism are the
When you’re just starting off as a business owner or entrepreneur, building the reputation of your brand is key. At the same time, when you’re this early in the game, it’s likely that you may not have the funds to hire your own public relations (PR) representative. Instead, you’ll need to confidently represent yourself and your business. By utilizing the PR tools and techniques available to you, you can boost your reputation and spread awareness of your brand in no time.
As someone who has spent many years working in business, finance and entrepreneurship, I’ve witnessed a lot of changes — and one of the most relevant is the emergence of the personal brand. Your brand is the public face you present to the world, so it’s important that your brand is a compelling one.