Business, Content, Experts, Growth, Influencers, Inspiration, Startups

7 TED Talks To Ignite Your Inner Changemaker

With 2016 in full swing, it is now time to get back to work. However, that is often easier said than done – especially if you are trying to change the world. You may have already been tempted to call it quits and try again next year. One way to

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Business, Startups

6 Steps to Your First 100 Email Subscribers (The Easy Way)

If you want to maximize your business’ profit, there’s one thing you need to know: email marketing has a return on investment (ROI) that beats any alternative—by a lot.   I mention it fairly often, so you might already know that. But then why haven’t you started?   Or if you

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Business, Startups

The Step-by-Step Guide to Building an Audience Before Your Business Launches

It starts with a simple question: How do you create a profitable business?   And while there are many answers, there are two basic models that all businesses follow.   The traditional method involves creating a product first and then finding customers to buy it.   And while it’s always

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Business, Growth, Innovation, Startups

4 Mistakes for Startups to Avoid (from a 3-time CEO)

The perils of starting a business are many. Early startups face more challenges today than ever before, and the best way to avoid detrimental mistakes is to learn from those who have tread the path before you. The conception and growth of my three businesses — SaleHoo, Affilorama and Doubledot

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Business, Startups

How To Give Your Startup The Best Chance Of Success

When you start out in business, there are a mixture of emotions involved. For me it was excitement, but when you start putting in the hours it’s not just excitement you’re gripped by. The realisation of the task ahead becomes apparent pretty fast. Queue the anxiety, stress, worry, panic and the

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Business, Marketing, Startups

How To Triple Your Blog Subscribers In 30 Days

​A large blog subscriber list is what most people are after when they begin blogging. I can tell you right now it’s what I’m looking for. Yes, blogging is used to drive website traffic but ideally you turn that traffic into a loyal following. Doing this is tough though. I’ve stumbled across some

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Business, How Tos, Startups

Top 10 Tips For Becoming A Successful Entrepreneur

To become a successful entrepreneur you are going to learn and do things you didn’t think were possible, it’s just the way it is. Not only is it one of the most amazing things you can do but it’s also one of the toughest. You can however prepare yourself by adopting the next 10 steps as something

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Business, Growth, Startups

The First 10 Steps to Take When Launching Your Own Business

You deserve to profit from your passions. And if sitting in a colorless gray cube at a J.O.B. everyday feels like your soul is being slowly crushed, it might be time to start taking the plunge towards entrepreneurship.   If this isn’t the first time you’ve considered a move into

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Business, Growth, Startups

Ignore Skeptics: 4 Tips on How to Make Your First Startup a Million Dollar Success

What makes or breaks a startup? How can you produce a million dollar idea? What’s the biggest secret to a successful venture?   I asked Igor Shoifot, a successful Silicon Valley serial entrepreneur, to share some useful tips for young startupers. Igor likes to call himself a “viral gardener of purely organic

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Business, Growth, Startups

Lessons From The Top 30%: How To Avoid A Business Failure

It’s an unfortunate reality that the majority of business ventures that are spawned never make past the first two years. In the first 5 years up to 50% of businesses fail. In the subsequent 5 years around 40% of the remaining businesses exit the market place.   According to Statistic

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