Business Circle

Successful Entrepreneurs Have These 5 Traits in Common

Maybe being an entrepreneur is in your DNA but, even if it's not, it's in your power to succeed at it.

John Rampton

· 6 min read

The 11 Must-Use Social Media Strategies to Expand Your Brand

Elevate your company to new heights by going off the beaten track.

Nina Zipkin

· 6 min read

Show Your Competitive Edge Without Knocking Your Rivals

Do more than down your rivals. This video shows you how to stand apart using your merits.

One Business Plan, Four Different Ways

Audience and setting is essential to writing an effective plan.

How to Excite Readers With Your Business Plan's Product Section. (Yes, Seriously.)

Product descriptions can be as dry as toast--or as exciting as a roller coaster ride. Here's how to craft one that keeps people reading.

The 5 Worst Twitter Marketing Fails of 2014

#Fiasco. Some brands excel at tucking their tails between their tweets. Here's a naughty list of the ugliest Twitter marketing disasters this year and the important lessons you can learn from them.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 6 min read

How Reading Books Reduces Stress and Makes You Smarter at the Same Time

Books are relaxing and improve intelligence in more ways than just imparting knowledge.

Emma Siemasko

· 5 min read

Stop Using These Words In Your Emails

Do you know how you sound in email marketing?

Bernard Marr

· 4 min read

4 Steps to a Breakout 2015

In this difficult economic environment, it's still possible to have a profitable, growing business. Follow these four steps.

Doug and Polly White

· 3 min read

Risky Business: 6 Potential Pitfalls of Writing a Business Plan

There is a downside to putting your business plan on paper. Learn the risks and learn how to protect your interests.

The Secret Ingredient for Succeeding at Content Marketing

The competition is ferocious in online markets but, if you are methodical, you'll find you have everything needed to win.

Brett Relander

· 3 min read

How Bad Marketing Kills Even the Best-Made Apps

Very few apps are a financial success. You need to put at least as much effort into selling an app as developing it.

Pratik Dholakiya

· 4 min read