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Creating a Media Company around your Brand.

Imagine an entire media company focused on nothing more than tutting their horn for your business, hitting every media outlet they could for the sake of you. The amount of new possible customers you would reach is huge. That is what Gary Vaynerchuk drives home in his article, The Hack: Having a Media Company Mentality. His idea of creating stories out …

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WHY I STARTED XE

Do you ever wake up and feel like you were meant to do something more than just an 8-5 job? I know I do. Every day I see so many opportunities for entrepreneurs but, I am faced with the same question as so many of you are. How to start. All of the opportunities that I see either require money …

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Number one word needed for success as an entrepreneur.

If I could put success in a jar and sum up everything you need to know into one word, that word would be patience. So many people who want to try to be an entrepreneur, look for any get rich scheme they can find. With everything being instant gratification in today’s world it is hard to become patient. Success is …

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Making a long-term plan for your business

  So, you have this great idea for a business and you have thought about it non-stop for a while now. You feel like you’re ready to execute and get to work. But, have you thought about your long-term goal? So many entrepreneurs have short term goals or not really goals at all when they start out. Maybe they want …

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5 Great Businesses to start Today

A blog Start writing about something your passionate about. A blog can be one of the most cost-effective businesses to start.   Social media marketing Are you really good with social media? Then a social media marketing agency may be the best place to start. Manage other company’s social media for a monthly fee.   Sell your own product If …

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Why is creating a blog a great first business?

Blogs are great sources of information and a place to share your thoughts with others. But, what is the number one reason people start blogging? Another source of income seems to be at the top of the list. Don’t get me wrong there are tons of bloggers out there that simply do it because they love writing and sharing it …

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Become Obsessed

One key step that you need to take during your journey as an entrepreneur is to become obsessed. Become obsessed and immersed in your work. Think of it like brainstorming all the time, not just during the 8 a.m. morning meeting. Brainstorming 24/7 which in turn cultivates great ideas. Not only does obsession bring great ideas but, it also motivates …

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Top 10 Reasons why you are not a Successful Entrepreneur

  #1. You are still learning One of the top reasons why entrepreneurs who are just starting out or are fresh to the idea are not successful is because they haven’t even started. They are still in the learning stage. Learning is a great way to make millions but if you never stop learning, then you will never start. Taking …

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Two key Marketing strategies for any Business

One of the most important aspects of your business that you will need to learn as an entrepreneur is marketing. How much and what kind of marketing all depends on what niche you are trying to go after. With that said there are a couple of types of marketing that work across the board for everyone, no matter what kind …

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Making money fast as an Entrepreneur

Making money fast I have always known that I wanted to at least try my hand at my own business. Plus, making more money on the side is always a good thing. So, several years ago, I started on a journey of trying to find something that I could do that fit in with my crazy schedule, didn’t take very …