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13 Ways to Make Your Marketing Efforts Seasonal

13 Ways to Make Your Marketing Efforts Seasonal

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Do you ever tie your marketing to the seasons? Why or why not (and if you do, how do you do so)? The following answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. 1. Yes: Every New Season […]

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10 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Make the Most Out Of Black Friday Sales

10 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Make the Most Out Of Black Friday Sales

| December 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

What is your best tip for making the most out of Black Friday sales (on or offline)? The following answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. […]

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7 Ways to Deal With Overbearing Clients

7 Ways to Deal With Overbearing Clients

| November 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

What is your best tip for dealing with overbearing customers/clients? The following answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. 1. Use Your “Spa Voice” […]

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4 Ways Your Startup Can Compete with The 800-Pound Gorillas

4 Ways Your Startup Can Compete with The 800-Pound Gorillas

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you have a startup company with limited resources, you are probably wondering how you can ever compete with the 800-pound gorillas in your industry? I know I was when we launched our business at the end of 2013. My partner and I both had years of online marketing experience, but were limited with the […]

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How to Use Sneaky “Psychic Powers” to Validate Your Business Idea

How to Use Sneaky “Psychic Powers” to Validate Your Business Idea

| November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

When you start a new business, you have to know what product your potential clients want first — then, you can build it. And even more importantly than simply knowing what they want, you have to know what makes your service/product/idea DIFFERENT. This is called a USP (Unique Selling Proposition). I created a great USP […]

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Strapped for Cash? 11 Tips to Get You Out of the Red

Strapped for Cash? 11 Tips to Get You Out of the Red

| November 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

What is one thing I should do right away if my business is suddenly strapped for cash? The following answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. 1. […]

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All You Need To Know About Hiring For A Startup

All You Need To Know About Hiring For A Startup

| November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

When people start offering hiring advice or social media tips, I typically cringe. What comes next is inevitably a flood of jargon completely devoid of actionable advice. In the last 3 months, I’ve spent a good deal of time on these subjects. I’ve spoken to everybody from CEOs who have sold their companies billions to […]

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3 Signs You’re Sacrificing Happiness for the Sake of Your Business (and How to Fix It)

3 Signs You’re Sacrificing Happiness for the Sake of Your Business (and How to Fix It)

| November 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

  In a digital world that never sleeps, it can be difficult for business owners to strike a balance between success and happiness. As soon as you set your mind to one task, five more appear. If one gets overlooked, 10 other balls drop. You probably feel like it’s a zero-sum game. You either keep […]

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Want Stuff Done Right? Get a Mom or Dad on Your Team

Want Stuff Done Right? Get a Mom or Dad on Your Team

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you don’t have kids of your own, you probably know as much about working parents as you do about different brands of diaper cream — not a lot. Conventional wisdom may tell you that employees with children may not be as productive or reliable as those without. After all, kids get sick, parents have […]

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How to Use Asana to Be a More Productive Entrepreneur

How to Use Asana to Be a More Productive Entrepreneur

| October 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

As entrepreneurs we are faced with some hectic schedules. These schedules aren’t made any easier when you factor in the random day-to-day tasks that pop-up from wearing multiple hats, random meeting requests, drop-ins, phone calls, etc. Being task oriented is critical to my success. I’m a “D” in the DISC model. So staying on top […]

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