Business, Entrepreneur

5 Business Communication Hacks That Will Make People Like You

Business is all about communication.

Whether you’re the CEO of a large company or just starting out on the ground floor of a new tech startup, communication is going to be the key to your continued success.

We all know that everyone is different and each person comes with their own quirks, but there are a few quick-and-dirty tricks we can use to connect with just about anyone in a positive way! To some people, these 6 skills will come completely naturally, whereas some of us need to work on them daily to ensure we have clear and effective communication with everyone we encounter.

So before you have any more awkward, negative or misconstrued communication with anyone, let’s go over the top 6 things you can do to make it all a bit more pleasant.

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Marketing, Social Media

The 4 Biggest Digital Marketing Trends To Try In 2016

Digital marketing trends are tricky.

They usually move too fast to ever be pinned down and once you learn the “latest” strategy, it soon becomes obsolete. (We know, it’s a rather crappy roller coaster).

So we decided instead of learning the latest marketing strategies when they hit the mainstream, it was a better idea to get prepared ahead of time and take a look at what’s rumored to be taking over the scene in the coming months.

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Business, Health and Wellness

Work-Life Balance: How To Leave Work At Work Where It Belongs

Alex

 “Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm, and harmony.”

Feeling unhappy? Do you feel like your job is taking over your life? Take a breath and give yourself a few minutes to read this article and find out how to bring some balance into your life.

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Marketing, Social Media

Reading These 5 Blogs Will Increase Your Social Media Followers

Do you use social media?

No matter which industry you’re in, the answer to that question should be a resounding “YES!”.

Why?

Because social media is one of the fastest and most efficient ways to reach your audience in the shortest amount of time and with the least amount of money spent.

Don’t believe me? Think about it for a second.

There are an estimated 1.59 billion people on Facebook per month, 1.85 million people active on Twitter on any given day and 100 million users on Pinterest.

So to help you better manage your social media profiles and get the word out to these millions of potential customers, we’ve rounded up the best Social Media Blogs to give you a head start on all your competition.

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Blogging, Business

5 Essential Marketing Blogs You Should Be Binge Reading

So you want to market your business online?

Good, you should. There’s no better place for getting  noticed by millions of people on a daily basis – but, you have to do it right. 

As a small startup company, we found (still find) ourselves endlessly searching for resources to help get our online presence to the next level and we wanted to share what we learned with you!

You probably already know that online marketing can encompass a huge range of different topics from social media marketing to SEO to landing pages and everything in between. We broke our list of best marketing blogs down into 5 categories so you know exactly what you’re getting at each site.

So what are you waiting for? Dive in!

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Entrepreneur, Start Up

Our 5 Fave Successful Shark Tank Tech Companies

Alex

The Sharks are swimming! Season 8 of ABC’s entrepreneurial hit show Shark Tank will be back on next fall and we wanted to dish out some of our favorite Tech companies that hit a deal with the Sharks.

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Business, Start Up

10 Secrets To Startup Success, Straight From The Experts

“Every pro was once an amateur.”

Starting a business isn’t for the faint of heart. If you’ve already begun on your startup venture, you already know this. And if you’re just starting out, well, now you know.

But, the best entrepreneurs in the world were once in your shoes. Just starting out with little more than a dream and sheer determination (we know, we are there too!). The Elon Musk’s, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs’ all started out with the odds stacked against them. But after a huge amount of hard work, some luck and good timing they made their dreams a success. And you can too.

We’ve compiled a list of the best tips from industry leaders to give you the secrets to a successful startup, no matter where you’re starting out!

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Business, Company

How To Perfect Your Corporate Culture in 4 Simple Steps

Alex

Corporate Culture To Build Your Business

These days, most of us spend more time at our jobs than at home with our families, so shouldn’t work be somewhere that we feel good about going? Corporate culture is what defines your company and is EVERYTHING if you want to grow successfully. If your employees are doing the afternoon nod at their desks or making a beeline for the door as soon as the clock strikes 5:00pm then maybe it’s time to rethink some of the dynamics you have implemented throughout your office.

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Productivity

Your Ultimate Guide To Increase Motivation

Motivation is a universal problem which affects everyone. Multiple factors including emotion, health, mindset, and patience will determine how motivated you are to achieve any goal. It takes an incredible amount of motivation to achieve success and many watch on the sideline wondering where it comes from.

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