12 Ways to Keep Your Employees Protected at Work

EHS is a general term for rules, standards, programs, and regulations that may protect the safety of employees and members of the public from work-related environmental hazards. There are lots of ways that organizations can protect their employees. Organizations can use EHS programs to identify, monitor and control existing, and potential work-related hazards in healthy ways. Even though there are lots of EHS programs, they aren’t enough. Organizations must also implement certain strategies to promote safety. Keep reading to learn about a few ways that you can keep your EHS employees protected at work.  1.      Use the Right Programs Managing your paperwork for training, audits, and reporting can be a challenge. Without the right program, your employees may be overwhelmed. Find EHS software that can streamline transparency and document management. Some of the most important things to look for in the software include; safety, custom tracking, compliance, and modern […]

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How to Leverage the Power of YouTube

Video content on YouTube can have a powerful impact on sales for local businesses as well as global brands. Learn how to leverage YouTube for your business. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! July 6, 2020 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Hear Startup Story Live speaker Sean Cannell, founder of Think Media, share about the reach and power of YouTube — the second-most popular search engine on the planet — and how Google prioritizes YouTube videos in their search results. With the #1 and #2 search engines synced, it’s obvious why it is critical to consider posting video content as part of your business strategy.  Cannell explains how leveraging video content on YouTube is not just for global businesses. Video content on YouTube can positively impact local businesses, from the local restaurant to the local counter installer. Too many small business owners […]

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What Entrepreneurs Should Consider When Buying Life Insurance

When you launch your own business, you’ll quickly learn how important it is to protect yourself, your assets, and your future. Not just from the standpoint of your business and customers, but also how your personal life, finances and family might be affected by your decisions down the road. For example, you might need to get a professional indemnity solution that will defend you from any incidents that occur with your company and invest in long-term solutions that should help you to keep earning cash when sales start to slow. However, one of the most critical ways that entrepreneurs can look after themselves in this current landscape, is also something that we often forget about – life insurance. It’s not a fun topic to talk about, but the reprecussions of not having a life insurance plan in place can be detrimental. For these reasons and more, it makes sense to […]

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Now Is the Time for Hustlers

Your ability to help your company solve its toughest issues and bridge gaps is your greatest asset. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! July 6, 2020 3 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Getting or staying employed in 2020 has less to do with following your job description to a tee and more to do with finding and solving the hairiest problems that exist in your sphere of influence. All of us are now required to do more with less. That’s why it’s so important to think about how you add value to your employer. Any employee who can solve problems in the gap between what a company is today versus what they hope to become will find safety as well as leverage for future pay and promotions. Here are the key questions to help you find the gaps and […]

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Common Customer Service Mistakes to Avoid in 2020

Customers are the most important people to keep happy when you want to grow your business greatly. If they are facing a problem or issue with your product or services, they should be able to reach and contact you quickly to gain the required assistance, help or guidance to get rid of the issues as soon as possible. It is all about providing them with excellent services whenever and how they want. No business or organization can underestimate the significance of quality customer services. The ability to make your customers delighted with your services and making them feel valued is a golden rule to make your business flourish.  Here is how you can make your customers pleased by getting rid of common customer service mistakes. Otherwise, they have plenty of options regarding with whom to do business.  Not making smart and data-driven customer services decisions In this era of analytics […]

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Why Did Milton Berle Get Banned From ‘SNL’?

The comedy legend didn’t understand two basic principles of leadership. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! July 6, 2020 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Milton Berle was a little before my time, but I can certainly appreciate the enormous influence he had on American culture and why so many loved him.   The comedian, actor and vaudevillian was an icon in the early days of television, with millions tuning in each week to see what crazy antics “Uncle Miltie” get up to. At the zenith of his popularity, it was reported that on the night of his weekly show, movie-ticket sales plummeted, and some theatres, restaurants and other businesses would literally shut down so that their customers wouldn’t miss the latest episode. So what better person to host a nascent comedy program called Saturday Night Live […]

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Advantages Of Taking Your Postgraduate Studies Online

The competitive world of today will challenge you to take your yearning for professional development and personal growth. One of the most recommended ways to do this by going back to school and starting your postgraduate studies.  Doing so shouldn’t take you back to the same situation you had back when you were just earning our bachelor’s degree. Around this time, you must have found full-time employment, running a business, raising your own family, or miles away from the university you want to enroll in. Although traditional schooling seems to be the ideal way for most to earn their masters and even their doctorate degrees, your options do not end there anymore. Online postgraduate studies is also called distance learning. It is called so because you can earn your diploma even if your university is miles and miles away. A lot of prestigious universities around the globe have options that […]

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How to Get to Market Fast and ‘Lean’ – Developing Your MVP!

Got an amazing business idea, but unsure as to how to turn it into a functioning enterprise?  Watch our on-demand webinar with Kevin Siskar, CEO of investment platform Finta as he discusses the best ways to get to market quickly and lean. In this session, Kevin will lean on his experience founding multiple startups and running Founder Institute NYC to offer steps that founders can take to validate their ideas, create an MVP and start earning real revenue in the quickest way possible.  *Based on our best-selling book, Start Your Own Business, we have launched a new on-demand start-up course, providing you with a step-by-step guide to starting your own business. Whether you’re ready or just thinking about it, get started for free here. Read_More Related posts: Free Webinar | July 1: How to Get to Market Fast and ‘Lean’ – Developing Your MVP! 5 Steps on How to Start a […]

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The 6 Best Field Service Management Software of 2020

When your employees are out in the field, you need a good way to track their activities, keep them organized, and ensure their safety. Enter field service management software. A good field service management software allows you to track your employees and technicians when they’re out working — while also processing service orders and keeping your customers happy. But with so many field service management software out there, it can be difficult to choose the right one for you and your business. That’s why we’ve taken a look at a lot of them, and narrowed them down to the 6 best ones for you and your business. The 6 best field service management software Below are our 6 favorite field service management software. They are: Field Service Lightning by Salesforce – Best customizable field service management software Service Fusion – Most easy-to-use field service management software Jobber – Best field […]

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7 Traits of Every Great Looking Coming Soon Page

Are you or your business associates looking for advice to improve the reach of a website that is simply ‘Coming Soon‘ or sitting there in maintenance mode? The concern, of course, is that so many customers visit your website but leave without a great impression. If this is what you’re concerned about, and you hope to improve your website experience while creating your product, then you’ve come to the right place. The reality is that you must consider opportunities to create raving fans even when your website, service, or product is pending. Like you, we have recognized over time that there are so many benefits to having a placeholder while your website is in creation mode. That’s where Coming Soon pages can play a pivotal role in your company to drive new potential customers to your brand. This article will help you understand everything you need to know about great-looking Coming […]

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15 Entrepreneurs Under 30 to Watch Out For

June 25, 2020 8 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Most of us have dreamed of becoming entrepreneurs at one point or another, but very few of us dare to quit a stable job and forsake a regular paycheck in favor of the uncertainty that running your own business entails. As an entrepreneur myself, I believe that it’s a lifestyle full of risks that can also lead to a life rich with rewards. Statistics show that in the uncertainty of the current economic climate, more and more young people are turning to ecommerce and entrepreneurship. Young people often have a natural flair for entrepreneurship because they are adaptable, optimistic, forward-thinking and tenacious.  I recently interviewed 15 such entrepreneurs under 30, each of whom has made a mark at a young age and is relentlessly working on their goals amidst all the chaos going on in the world. Alex Jay Jay is the […]

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The Top 5 Must-Know Digital Marketing Trends of 2020

Are you trying to stay up with the latest marketing trends so that your company can grow its audience? With advertising constantly changing with the rise of social media marketing and eCommerce, it can feel hard to keep up with the newest, hottest trends your company needs. Keep reading to learn about the biggest advertising trends we will be seeing this year so that you can get the most out of your marketing plan and budget. 1. A More Shoppable Social Rather than posting on social media to get your followers to your site, platforms like Instagram are making it much easier with social commerce. Social commerce is a shoppable post or ads, meaning the viewer just needs to click the product tag on the photo to head to its product page and make a purchase on your site. This makes it as easy as possible for customers to make a […]

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Are You a Leader? Don’t Underestimate the Importance of Developing This One Skill.

Develop your emotional intelligence and decision-making skills with this $35 professional training. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! July 6, 2020 2 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. When you think of leadership skills, you may think of confidence, expertise, or experience. You may not necessarily think of emotional intelligence. And yet, emotional intelligence (EQ) accounts for nearly 90 percent of what sets high performers apart from their peers with similar technical skills and knowledge. Additionally, according to a CareerBuilder survey, 71 percent of employers value EQ over IQ because employees (and decision-makers) with high emotional intelligence are more likely to stay calm under pressure, resolve conflict, and treat co-workers with […]

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The ‘Evercable’ May Be the Last Charging Cable You Ever Have to Buy

Get the world’s strongest charging cable for less than $20. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! July 6, 2020 2 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. As an entrepreneur, you probably have many, many other things on your mind besides your phone’s charging cable. That is until it breaks and you suddenly have to make an unplanned detour to ensure you don’t run out of battery before an important call. With the standard-issue cables that come with most phones, this is a far too common scenario. With an Evercable, however, you won’t have to worry about your charging cable failing you when you need it most. Evercable calls itself […]

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Want to Make Something Great? Just Add Other People, Says Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

The actor, director and all-around force of creative nature on the power of collaboration. Free Book Preview No BS Guide to Direct Response Social Media Marketing The ultimate guide to – producing measurable, monetizable results with social media marketing. May 12, 2020 5 min read There’s no right or wrong way to combat the isolation and anxiety brought on by the times we live in. (Well, OK, we can probably all agree that plowing through a Costco shipment of Oreos in one sitting isn’t the most ideal way.) But research shows that there are two vital ingredients to maintaining mental health and wellness: human connection and the feeling of doing something positive. And both of these come into play in the process of creating something with other people. A study in the journal Art Therapy found that after just 45 minutes of art-making, participants’ levels of cortisol (a chemical in the body associated with […]

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The Secret to Leading Without Authority

The author of Never Eat Alone and Who’s Got Your Back talks about his new book and strategies for elevating collaborative teams. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! July 5, 2020 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Keith Ferrazzi is the founder and CEO of Ferrazzi Greenlight, a Los Angeles-based research and consulting business, and author of the bestselling books Never Eat Alone and Who’s Got Your Back? Ferrazzi talks with #ThePlaybook host David Meltzer about his new book Leading Without Authority and shares strategies for “co-elevating” teams. Ferrazzi talks about typical team dynamics which generally consist of groups of siloed individuals with some overlap and who occasionally collaborate — but are usually simply coexisting. Leaders, then, assume responsibility and play whack-a-mole to address challenges. But to succeed, Ferrazzi explains, leaders should disperse responsibility, moving it from themselves and onto the team. Team members that lift […]

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10 Movies Dealing With Racial Injustice That All Entrepreneurs Can Learn From

June 25, 2020 9 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. As protests and rallies against racial injustice sweep our country, there is heightened public awareness about racial discrimination and inequality in America. Many people are looking for ways to educate themselves about these issues. As an entrepreneur, it’s imperative that you understand the context behind these flashpoints and absorb the importance of this moment in our history. But where do you start to fill in your knowledge gaps and broaden your understanding of what’s going on? Movies can be effective in bringing meaningful stories to life and offer an easy way to help us start addressing these complicated issues. Related: How This Tech CEO Is Leading His Company Through Racial Unrest These films offer big-picture ideas with key messages, like the importance of diversity, tolerance and acceptance. They provide excellent jumping-off points to further inform yourself and pursue […]

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6 Fourth of July Sales on Home Workout Gear

Get in the best shape of your life while helping your business thrive. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! July 5, 2020 3 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. Staying in shape can be tough for entrepreneurs, especially with most office gyms closed. Fortunately, we’ve rounded up six great products that will help you stay in shape without cutting into your business time. Plus, right now you can get some extra savings. If you spend more than $50, use code JULYFOURTH15 to get an extra 15 percent off. If you spend more than $75, use code JULYFOURTH20 to get an extra 20 percent off. Image credit: Entrepreneur Store 1. Vortex VX3 Fluid […]

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Were Your 2019 Taxes a Mess? Track Your 2020 Expenses Seamlessly with This Handy App.

This is an essential tool for small-business owners and the self-employed. Free Book Preview Tax and Legal Playbook Get game-changing solutions to your small business questions. July 4, 2020 2 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. For small-business owners, and especially solopreneurs, bookkeeping and expense tracking can be a huge hassle. Sure, you could pay an accounting firm $2,000 per year to do it all for you but who wants to spend $2,000 when they can do something themselves? You don’t have to be the most organized person in the world to track your receipts, you just need a little help. Foreceipt is one app designed to do just that. Foreceipt is a solution for receipt chaos, […]

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Get a Huge Fourth of July Discount on This Gym-Quality Rower

Plus, save almost $1,400 with this coupon code. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! July 4, 2020 2 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. Getting a good workout is hard enough for entrepreneurs. Between finding time to get to the gym or go out on a run and maintaining the focus you need to really make it a successful workout, it’s tough. Getting a good workout in the time of coronavirus is even harder. As gyms slowly reopen, they do so with restrictions that aren’t exactly conducive to a productive workout. If you’re trying to run outside, you’re probably struggling with an uncomfortable mask and unpredictable summer weather. Many […]

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