Entrepreneur: Latest from Jacqueline Whitmore http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMT 6 Ways to Improve Your Conversations You don't have to be born with the gift of gab to become an expert communicator. Here are six tips for better speaking and listening. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235615 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235615 7 Ways to Pick Someone's Brain Without Being a Pest Want to get advice from an industry leader? Here's how to do it the right way. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235401 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235401 8 Ways to Break Bad Smartphone Habits If we're going to be on our phones all the time, it's time to ditch 'cell yell' and other annoying habits. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235350 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235350 15 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day The most effective entrepreneurs know they need to invest in themselves if they want to grow their business. Here are some habits to embrace. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235077 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235077 3 Social Media Rules Most Entrepreneurs Don't Follow With a little effort, you can build a reputation through social media as someone who values customer service and works hard to answer consumer questions. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234953 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234953 Arrive Late to a Big Meeting? How to Recover. Like Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, we've all had the experience of being late to events, or missing them altogether. Here's how to save face -- and make sure it doesn't happen again. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235133 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235133 How to Receive a Compliment Without Being Awkward About It Many of us are tempted to deflect kind words, but that may be doing more hard than good. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234668 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234668 How to Ask a VIP for a Favor It's always a bit awkward to ask for favors, especially from people who are considered industry leaders. Here's how to do it the right way. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234619 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234619 Top 10 Ways to Get People to Read and Respond to Your Emails Want to stand out in the email flood? Follow this advice. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234561 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234561 How to Make New Connections Anywhere You Go Instead of waiting for an occasion to network, use these tips to start a conversation with a stranger. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234148 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234148 How to Write an Unforgettable Thank-You Note Sending a thank-you note can change your life. It changed mine. Tue, 27 May 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234072 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234072 The 3 Qualities of Likable People Business leaders and entrepreneurs with these skills have a competitive edge over others. Mon, 19 May 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233709 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233709 Break the Ice: 8 Networking Tips for Introverts If the pressure to come across as interesting and likable feels defeating at times, here are some helpful hints to letting your true self shine through. Mon, 12 May 2014 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233524 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233524 6 Things You Should Never Say During a Speech With these tips you'll be cool, confident and comfortable in front of a crowd. Mon, 05 May 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233320 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233320 Why 'No' is the Most Important Word You'll Ever Say Before you take on any more responsibilities, here are some guidelines to consider. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233122 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233122 6 Ways to Foster More Happiness in the Workplace Invest a little time into making your company a place of joy, hard work and professionalism, and it just might help your bottom line. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232922 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232922 6 Small Ways You Can Score Big With Customers These simple yet powerful business principles will help you win relationships and earn repeat business. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233039 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233039 Why You Should Learn to Nap Like a Pro If naps haven’t become a part of your daily routine, you might want to reconsider. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232838 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232838 8 Pro Secrets to Delivering a Knockout Business Presentation Master the basics of dynamic and engaging speechmaking -- fast. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232543 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232543 6 Secret Weapons of Shy Entrepreneurs Shyness doesn’t have to keep you from success. In some ways, it can work to your advantage. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232442 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232442 Why You Need to Become a Better Storyteller Compelling stories have the power to engage your customers, your employees and your investors. Here's how to improve your skills. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231915 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231915 6 Types of People Who Are Really Hard to Talk To Some people make conversation feel like a form of torture. Here’s how to handle even the most difficult personality types. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231917 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231917 An Exercise in Compromise: How to Agree to Disagree A healthy corporate culture ultimately hinges upon a leader's ability to make diplomatic compromises. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231727 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231727 5 Rules for Texting Anyone You Do Business With Follow these tips to make sure you're not confusing or aggravating your clients, employees and customers. Mon, 17 Feb 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231379 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231379 'Clothes' the Deal: 7 Ways to Dress to Impress Sure, it's what's on the inside that counts, but sadly that's not how the business world works. Here are seven tips to project a more professional image at work. Mon, 10 Feb 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231218 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231218 Business Dining: The Do's and Don'ts of Splitting the Check When dining with clients or customers, it can be fairly simple to avoid the all-too-familiar discomfort and confusion of just who should pay the bill. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231241 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231241 After-Hour Client Calls: How Late Is Too Late? When work-related emergencies arise late at night, knowing whether to contact your colleagues or clients can make or break business relationships. Here are some guidelines to keep in mind. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231136 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231136 5 Tricks to Remembering Anybody's Name Remembering names not only makes others feel valued, but opens the door to important connections. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230997 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230997 5 Ways to Be a Better Listener Evolved listening skills are key for business leaders to process feedback and build a loyal following. Here within are five steps for a more effective exchange. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230722 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230722 Business Card Do's and Don'ts We may be in the Digital Age, but business cards are still important. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230560 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230560