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Why Your Dream Customer Should Be the Very First One You Approach
Finding Customers

Why Your Dream Customer Should Be the Very First One You Approach

Simply going after them, every action your company makes will be infinitely more polished than if you were selling to your sister-in-law.
Jerrid Grimm
The Dos and Don'ts of Using a Well-Known Business Accelerator
Starting a Business

The Dos and Don'ts of Using a Well-Known Business Accelerator

Accelerators like Y Combinator and Techstars can be good for your business, but be careful of the downside.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Successful Founders Understand the Value of Community
Community

Successful Founders Understand the Value of Community

A network requires a concerted effort, but is well worth it
Jeff Harbach
6 Strategies to Maintain Your Willpower
Goals

6 Strategies to Maintain Your Willpower

Stay strong and focused with these simple steps.
Nina Zipkin
This Customizable Contract Aims to Make Working as a Freelancer Easier
Freelancers

This Customizable Contract Aims to Make Working as a Freelancer Easier

One of the hardest parts of freelancing is getting paid on time. This document should make things easier.
Rose Leadem
Here's the Secret to Propel Your Goals Forward
The Goal Standard Challenge

Here's the Secret to Propel Your Goals Forward

In a Facebook Live, productivity expert Chris Winfield shares a super simple, yet powerful trick to help you push your goals to new heights.
Andrea Huspeni
3 Ways to Stop Taking Your Most Loyal Customers for Granted
Customer Loyalty

3 Ways to Stop Taking Your Most Loyal Customers for Granted

Do you know who your most devoted regulars are? Are you listening, Uber?
Erik Huberman
How to Align With Today's Expert Buyer in 9 Steps
Sales Strategies

How to Align With Today's Expert Buyer in 9 Steps

Do your homework, ask questions and establish sincerity and competence.
Frank Visgatis
3 Surprising Ways to Unlock Your Creativity
Creativity

3 Surprising Ways to Unlock Your Creativity

Creativity isn't a skill, it's a state of mind.
Steven Kotler and Jamie Wheal
9 Phrases Smart People Never Use In Conversation
Conversations

9 Phrases Smart People Never Use In Conversation

Emotionally intelligent people know these phrases are off limits in casual conversation because people take them the wrong way.
Travis Bradberry
This Company Offers 'Paw-ternity' Leave to Employees
Perks

This Company Offers 'Paw-ternity' Leave to Employees

Employees at BrewDog can enjoy a week of paid leave after getting a new dog.
Rose Leadem
How to Deal With a Boss Who Judges You By the Company You Keep
Inspiring Your Team

How to Deal With a Boss Who Judges You By the Company You Keep

Nobody can tell you who to be friends with but they are certain to have their opinions about it.
John Boitnott
4 Ways Small Businesses Can Compete Against the Major Competitors
Make More Happen

4 Ways Small Businesses Can Compete Against the Major Competitors

For a small business to strive and win competitors in an industry, use these strategies.
Pius Boachie
Make Every Day an Opportunity for Adventure and Connection
Networking

Make Every Day an Opportunity for Adventure and Connection

Entrepreneur Network partner Joe De Sena chats with writer Cal Fussman about how to ask the right questions to get better answers.