Articles about business
Becoming an entrepreneur isn't just about talent, skills and smarts, though those things can definitely help. It's about adopting the right mindset and developing a persistent action habit, even in the face of apparent failure. Learn the nine essential principles of entrepreneurship.
The primary difference between an entrepreneur and an employee can often be found in their attitudes and mindsets around work. Where employees are hired to build someone else's dream, entrepreneurs build systems and businesses that help build their own dream. If you want to become someone who can solve big problems and not be subject to the up-and-down fluctuation of the economy, it's time to change your mindset around your work life.
It’s time to look into the crystal ball and see where content marketing is headed in the coming months and years. Of course, it’s impossible to predict with exacting accuracy, but some of the writing is definitely on the wall. Nearly 60% of businesses are using some kind...
The world tells you to go to school, get good grades, find a good job and work really hard. In the Industrial Age, it was the recipe for success. However, in the emerging Information Age, the status quo is fracturing. Success in today's world requires a different mindset, and a new action plan.
If there was only one social media tool I could use to promote a business, company or project, I would choose Twitter. In this article, I explore why Twitter is such a great platform to build your online presence on.
There are many benefits to corporate blogging including SEO, traffic, community building and cross-promotion. If your company isn't allocating time, resources and people towards blogging, you could be missing opportunities to connect with your target market and increase your visibility online. Find out why blogging is so important for a company in any industry.
Leadership authority John Maxwell often notes that everything rises and falls on leadership. In an age where customer service is declining, and lack of responsibility permeates the business world, the quality of leadership is also plummeting. Find out why leadership is so important, and how it affects the dynamics of a business.
Most people don't have a plan for their financial future. They don't have savings, they don't stick to a budget, and they only have one source of income. In this article, learn how to cut costs, eliminate debt, save money and create new streams of income to support your financial future.
Social media is ubiquitous, and it's getting more popular by the day. Facebook has one billion users, which is one-seventh of the entire world. However, has social media eliminated the need for websites? This article considers this question and gives an in-depth analysis of the current online world.
The music industry has seen a lot of change in the last 15 - 20 years, and one of the major catalysts for this shift was the internet. While other industries were busy preparing for the coming age, the music industry tried desperately to hold onto the Compact Disc business model. Is there still hope for an industry that continually finds itself behind the eight ball?
Are you a blogger, online marketer, content marketer or social media strategist? Are you looking for ways to grow your online presence? Are you looking for different ways to reach your audience? Though podcasting certainly isn't a new way, it is a very powerful way to accomplish your goals. Besides, a lot of experts are saying it's a great time to start.
The Information Age has arrived. What does this mean for our financial future as individuals? How can we cope with the rapid changes and how should we position ourselves? How can we attain success in this new Age? This article sets out to answer these questions.
In today's world, we often hear about exponential growth. Perhaps you've seen one of the many videos on YouTube explaining the impact of social media, the anticipated growth in population across the globe, the evolution of the education system and job market, or the fast-changing world of technology.
Are you enjoying the freedom that comes from commitment? Commitment allows you to narrow your focus and forsake all other options. It gives you the opportunity to really enjoy a single thing, tactic, person, job, hobby, and so on. This article examines how commitment factors into your online marketing efforts.
In this article, I attempt to describe what it's like to live in the ever-sprawling Calgary, Alberta, Canada.