9 Habits of Persuasive Business Leaders

The art of persuasion is a powerful tool for entrepreneurs. It can help you land new clients, hire the best employees and form new business relationships. Persuasive people are likeable and influential because they put the needs of others above themselves. When you genuinely try to understand another person’s background…

9 Business Tools for Working Smarter Instead of Harder

Time is of the essence when you’re running a business. As an entrepreneur, you’re responsible for a variety of duties — content creation, trend tracking and finding leads, just to name a few. And there often isn’t enough time in the day to get everything on your checklist done. There…

8 Technology Trends Most Likely to Reach Widespread Adoption

Technology advances gradually, with the majority of consumers often hearing about products long before they consider buying them. By the time a product reaches the laggards in the adoption life cycle, early adopters have usually been actively using a product for years. The products gaining momentum in 2016 have been…

4 Time-Saving Apps Useful for Every Harried Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, the one thing that I consistently wish for is for more hours in a day. Every startup has so many things to get done that getting all the boxes checked each day seems well-nigh impossible. However, I won’t give in to the friendly startup chaos. I’ve found ways…

7 Warning Signs Your Potential Employer Has a Toxic Culture

Have you ever worked for a company that has a culture that is so toxic it made your work and personal life miserable? I certainly have, and if you’re like me, you could kick yourself for ignoring the warning signs during the interview process. A couple of years ago, I…

How to Determine Your Startup’s Chances of Success

Don’t be afraid to move too fast. The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute answers to timely questions about entrepreneurship and careers. Today’s answer to the question “What are some tips for maintaining a successful startup?” is…

8 Ways to Manage a Crazy Workload

You have to give yourself time to unwind. The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for: “How do you manage a heavy workload?” is written by Sarah Watson, global and NY chief strategy…