Articles tagged "Entrepreneurship"
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How to get your customers' attention—and keep it—with a compelling narrative
I spoke with Peep Laja, CEO of Wynter, which hosted a conference in April of 2021 on the importance of storybranding. He told me that there are only two ways businesses can compete in the crowded marketplace today: on innovation or on brand.
By Jeremy DuCheny
6 min read
Not everyone wants to be a leader
Leadership: "the action of leading a group of people or an organization." The official definition of the word uses its own word to describe it. It's vague and mysterious, and yet it's the key to lifelong success. Or so it's made out to be.
By Isidora Prohaska
7 min read
Automation for startups: is automation your untapped competitive advantage?
It's no secret: automation is essential for organizational success in 2021. And that's not just true for big, multinational conglomerates. The same can be said for businesses of any size, including lean, nimble startups like yours.
By Andrew Davison
6 min read
5 questions to ask before launching a new product or service
"What's next?" is a pretty common question for entrepreneurs. If you've seen traction with your company, it's natural to wonder what products or services you should add to the mix. One stream of revenue is good, so multiple streams must be better, right?
By Neal Taparia
5 min read
5 lessons entrepreneurs can learn from teachers
As a teacher, resources are limited and stakes (and potential for impact) are high. Sounds a lot like being an entrepreneur, right? So with this in mind, here are the lessons entrepreneurs can learn from some of our most innovative workers: teachers.
By Nikki Gusz
5 min read
Launching a bootstrapped business: 3 tips for success
Bootstrapping is a business is exciting—I've done it a couple times myself, and I also help entrepreneurs do it for themselves. But in addition to the excitement, there's a lot of risk, so you want to be sure you're doing it right.
By Ray Blakney
4 min read
How automation helps me make money, not just earn it
You wouldn't be reading the Zapier blog if you didn't already appreciate that time is precious and expensive. But as a business owner or general profit-seeker, you can choose to use that time to either earn money or make money.
By Daniel Dainty
3 min read
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