All posts by Matthew Toren

  • Avoid Burnout – 5 Tips for Busy Entrepreneurs

    We entrepreneurs are a hard working lot.  If we want success, we have to be.  And a lot of times that means long hours, deadlines, and pressures that can add up over time.  Studies have shown that...

    • Posted May 11, 2010
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  • The 3 Words That Can KILL Your Potential

    We hear them all the time.  They’re common words, and many have their usefulness when used right.  On the other hand, most are used in a disempowering, negative way most often, and some should never be used...

    • Posted May 5, 2010
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  • The Four C’s of Business Gems

    If you’re familiar with the jewelry business at all, you know the four C’s of choosing a diamond are Color, Clarity, Cut, and Carat weight.  When looking at starting a business, there are also four C’s to...

    • Posted April 30, 2010
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  • Which Excuses Are Keeping You From Starting or Growing Your Business?

    Are you doing the work you want to do?  Have you started that business you’ve been wanting to launch?  If you have a business, is it as successful as you’d like?  If you answered ‘no’ to any...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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  • Free MBA! 7 Free Online Business Classes for Entrepreneurs

    Ok, you might not really get an MBA-level education for free, but if there’s something about business that you really need to learn, chances are you’ll find a free course online to help you gain the knowledge...

    • Posted April 23, 2010
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  • Keeping it Together – Dropbox Brings Sanity to Your Devices

    If you’re like a lot of people, you have a desktop, laptop, smartphone, and maybe even an iPad.  So what do you do when you have a brilliant idea while sitting at Starbucks working on your laptop...

    • Posted April 20, 2010
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  • “Promoted Tweets” Twitter Ads a Game Changer? Oh Yeah

    As you might have heard, Twitter has finally initiated a revenue model.  Earlier this week, they rolled out “Promoted Tweets”, their new advertising program.  What does this mean for Twitter and their millions of loyal users?  To...

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • 7 Blogs to Help You Market Your Site Like a Pro

    If you want more traffic to your site, you need to keep up with the latest news and trends in SEO and other online marketing tactics. There are thousands of providers of information, each claiming to have...

    • Posted April 7, 2010
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  • 5 Types of Tweets to Boost Your Biz

    Made up of a little bit art and a little bit science, proper tweeting is essential if you want your Twitter account to work for you, and not against you.  There are a lot of opinions out...

    • Posted April 2, 2010
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  • Fast or Furious – 7 Quick Tips to Speed up Your Site

    Either your website is fast, or your visitors are furious – or at the very least, annoyed! People have no patience for lagging, slow-loading sites. You know this. You’re probably the same way. If you find a...

    • Posted March 30, 2010
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