Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom
Whether it ends in success or failure, pushing through the experience of starting a business will change your perspective for the better.
Starting a Business
If you're considering becoming an entrepreneur, don't forget all the benefits that go along with it.
Social media has great potential for businesses looking to increase their reach, traffic and leads, if used correctly.
Encountering a rejection from an angel investor, friend or crowdfunder can be disheartening. But it just may be a signal to try new approaches.
Use these tips to get more sales, build your email list or sell your services.
A commitment to transparency often spreads to the wider company culture, promoting more honesty and candid expression among your team members.
SEO is a time-intensive strategy, and it does demand significant attention, but it has reached a point where it's no longer difficult.
If you can gain control over your habits -- both positive and negative -- you can forge yourself into the person you want to become.
As you develop yourself as a business owner and work to achieve your goals, you'll inevitably experience these setbacks.
The bigger your network, the more access you'll have to funding, customers, partners, and perhaps most importantly -- advice.
They're perfect examples of why failure should never stop you from following your vision.
If you're going to be successful as an entrepreneur, you need to be prepared for the risks.
Local SEO is a highly targeted, niche strategy that every entrepreneur can -- and should -- be thinking about.
Public relations pays off big if you can devote the time for it, but these tactics serve as an appropriate, effective substitute.
You can be the best at what you do, but if you're not communicating effectively with clients, staff and the market, then you're missing opportunities.