Entrepreneur life

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10 songs all freelancers can relate to

Sometimes music can be therapeutic, especially when the lyrics describe a situation you’ve been in yourself. We put together the ultimate playlist with songs every freelancer will find familiar.

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Six tools entrepreneurs shouldn’t live without

Being an entrepreneur means freedom, but it also means you don’t have colleagues or managers to share tips and tools to boost your productivity. We’ve got six great tools every entrepreneur needs in their success toolkit.

“It is the encounters with people that make life worth living.”

Six brilliant quotes to inspire awesome communication with your customers

Customer communication matters—over 85% of our success in life is directly linked to our communication skills. We dig into quotes from six famous writers, thinkers and celebrities to learn strategies for better customer communication.

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Is this baby the next Richard Branson? (April Fool’s Day)

The business world is being turned upside down by the next big thing: disrupting the diaper industry. The youngest CEO in the world, Shamil, takes us through the baby steps that brought his revolutionary idea to life.

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Forget work-life balance—focus on creating harmony instead

It doesn’t always make sense to think of work and life as separate things when you own a business, but that doesn’t mean you should neglect your well-being. Follow our tips for a healthier, more balanced and more rewarding life.

Tax Season

10 times filing your taxes was like Stranger Things

Tax season can sometimes seem a bit scary. See how the heroic residents of Hawkins would feel if they were in your shoes crunching numbers instead of battling the supernatural.

The Solo Entrepreneur’s Notebook: Keeping the Passion High in Good Times and Bad

The solo entrepreneur’s notebook: Keeping the passion high in good times and bad

Being an entrepreneur comes with it’s challenges. But the rewards far outweigh the blood, sweat, and tears. Here are some tips to revive your passion.

Top three tips and resources for managing your money?

This week we’re featuring guest blog posts from the Collaborich Conference, taking place September 30 to October 2, 2015. This is the fifth post in the “Financially Free Entrepreneur” series.

How has your relationship to money changed since having a business?

This week we’re featuring guest blog posts from the Collaborich Conference, taking place September 30 to October 2, 2015. This is the third post in the “Financially Free Entrepreneur” series.

What was the first investment you made after starting your business to leverage your success?

This week we’re featuring guest blog posts from the Collaborich Conference, taking place September 30 to October 2, 2015. This is the second post in the “Financially Free Entrepreneur” series.

What’s the one thing you wish you knew when you started your business?

This week we’re featuring guest blog posts from the Collaborich Conference, taking place September 30 to October 2, 2015. This is the first post in the “Financially Free Entrepreneur” series.

6 time management tips for solopreneurs

Six time management tips for solopreneurs

When you’re just starting out with a new business, every hour counts. Entrepreneur David Bakke shares his tips on how to manage your time effectively and set yourself up for success.

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Five steps to organize your home office

This post by guest blogger Corey Post appears as part of our series Small Business 500.

Five online tools for successful small businesses

Success isn’t truly possible unless you know how to measure it. Make sure you’ve got the right online tools to not only grow your small business, but track how you’ve gotten to where you are (and where you’re going).

Five apps to organize your small business

Reduce stress and keep your small business organized by implementing one or more of these useful cloud applications.