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9 Best Practices to Improve Your Communication Skills and Become a More Effective Leader

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Ineffective communication can affect productivity, company culture, individual and collective leadership and be the cause of working harder and not smarter.   David Grossman reported in “The Cost of Poor Communication” that a survey of 400 companies with 100,000 employees each cited an average loss per company […]

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The Top 10 Zip Codes For Home-Flipping Profits

Custom kitchen design drawing. getty Kirkland, Washington, the Seattle suburb that had one of the nation’s first clusters of Covid-19 cases at its Life Care Center nursing home early last year, led the U.S. for home-flipping profits during 2021’s second quarter, according to an AATOM report ranking the nation’s zip codes. A typical home flip […]

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The Queen Of Dancehall Shares What It Takes To Build And Maintain Wealth As An Artist And Entrepreneur Who Overcame Poverty

Grace “Spice” Hamilton, Recording artist, singer/ songwriter, and entrepreneur Sterling Photography Internationally known as Spice, Grace Hamilton has earned the title of the “Queen of Dancehall” music for her contributions to the genre throughout her 20-year career. Jamaica-born and bred, Hamilton knew from the age of 12 that she was destined for greatness. Her late […]

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How to Recruit Talent That Has the ‘Agency Bug’

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The agency world is a different beast when compared to traditional brands hiring in-house or a massive corporation.  While startups show some overlap in working hours or job dynamics, the added variety of business clients agencies juggle plus the hard cap on monthly hours introduces unique challenges for the […]

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Does Public Speaking Make You Nervous? Here Are 10 Secrets to Help You Pull It Off Like a Pro.

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. I started my public-speaking career as a nervous introvert with absolutely no prior experience. My first live presentation was on a Disney Cruise ship in a theater that held 800 guests (and one panic-stricken presenter). I vividly recall trying to convince other crew members to push me down […]