Growth Strategies

7 Simple Tips to Boost Your Productivity at Work

Author:KRISTIN MARQUET (Publicist, Business Owner, Author ) Productivity is critical to your success at work. Business owners, managers and executives all want to get the most from their employees. If you’re not performing as efficiently or effectively as others, your long-term job prospects could be in trouble.   If you're recognizing yourself here, if you’re…

3 Ways to Use Twitter Ads to Grow Your Business and Personal Brand

Author : JONATHAN LONG (Founder and CEO, Market Domination Media) When Twitter announced at the beginning of the month that its ad platform was now available in more than 200 countries and territories, it opened up endless possibilities for entrepreneurs to market their businesses as well as grow their personal brands. Through my online marketing and search-engine optimization consulting I’ve…

4 Mistakes You are Probably Making With YouTube Advertising

Author : ERIC SIU (CEO, Single Grain. Founder, Growth Everywhere.) Stop me if this sounds familiar: You hear everybody talking about how great an opportunity YouTube advertising is. After all, this video-sharing website claims that more than 4 billion videos are viewed each day. That actually bigger than Facebook's reach (and growing). So you set up your own in-stream…

5 Problems Business School Will not Prepare You For

Author : JAYSON DEMERS (Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom) I’m a huge proponent of education. Secondary education introduces you to new concepts, ideas, information and even new people who can help you advance later in life. While they’re certainly not a requirement to become an entrepreneur, business school and similar accredited programs can help you understand the fundamental…

10 Key Questions to Determine Whether Your Dream Is a Business

Author: MARTIN ZWILLING(Veteran startup mentor, executive, blogger, author, tech professional, and Angel investor.) Business dreams are fun, but they don’t change the world or make you any money if you can’t turn them into a reality. Many aspiring entrepreneurs are stuck in the idea stage, and only a few have the discipline and the insight to move on to the execution phase. There…

7 Essential Tools Every Startup Can Afford

Author: PETER DAISYME (Co-founder of Hostt) Until your money tree has sprouted, your resources are limited. To get your startup off the ground, your launch has to be fueled by those solutions that don’t cost you much but do go the distance. You don’t always have to spend money to make money, which is helpful when you are just trying to get off the ground and build momentum. To…