Anna Johansson

Anna Johansson

Guest Writer
Freelance writer

About Anna Johansson

Anna Johansson is a freelance writer who specializes in social media and business development.

More From Anna Johansson

Technology

How Startups Develop and Deploy Matching Algorithms

There's plenty to learn from the ways in which their methods both improve and hinder us.
Starting a Business

Why Employees Are an Entrepreneur's Best Investment

Creating a culture of longevity and autonomy can be difficult and costly, but history shows it's worth every penny.
Entrepreneurship

Why Are You an Entrepreneur? (And Why It's Important to Know.)

A better understanding your own motivations can help you in a number of areas of entrepreneurial development.
Salary

Why Young Professionals Don't Negotiate Salary (and Why They Should)

Getting paid what you are worth requires more deliberate planning than most employees -- and entrepreneurs -- are willing to implement.
Management Lessons

Why the Best Entrepreneurs Have Employees Who Disagree With Them

You may have the highest respect for the late Steve Jobs. But would you have ever dared to disagree with him?
Billionaires

The 5 Entrepreneurial Factors That Distinguish 'Billionaires' From 'Millionaires'

'The rich are different from you and me,' F. Scott Fitzgerald famously said. Apparently they're different from one another, as well.
Making Money

11 Best Websites to Find Freelance Jobs and Make Extra Money

Need extra cash? Let these sites know you're available -- and ready to work.
Learning From Mistakes

The 5 Most Laughable Mistakes of Otherwise Successful Entrepreneurs -- Like Branson, Lucas and Cook, for Starters

Even successful entrepreneurs make unbelievable mistakes. Then they use them as springboards for greater success.
Failure

How to Get Better at Handling Failure: Key Lessons From Entrepreneurs

Our culture equates failure with guilt, shame and depression, so you'll need to learn some serious coping strategies.
Videos

What Are the Secrets to Creating Social Media-Friendly Videos That Sell? Here Are 5 Answers.

It's not enough to just create a pretty video with 4k cameras. In modern marketing, you need video that sells.
Dress Codes

What Does Your Office Dress Code Say About Your Brand?

Is your dress code 'casual clothing' or 'smart casual' and what's the difference? Your code might say more about your brand than you realize.
Office Space

7 Ways Your Office Affects Productivity (Without Your Realizing It)

Good lighting, attention to ambient noise levels and the installation of plants are all very well. Of course, they can't compete with pay policies.
Distractions

Why Entrepreneurs Are Constantly Distracted (and 6 Ways to Fight Back)

Once thrown off track, a worker needs 23 minutes, on average, to get back to the original task. What could you have done in that 23 minutes?
Risk

Does Risk-Taking Really Lead to Success? That Depends.

Open risk-taking is a bad idea. But calculated risk-taking is something else again.
Business Failure

How to Recover From Your First Failed Business

Be sure to conduct a post-mortem on your failed business. Then pick yourself up and try again.