Best Business-Related Twitter Hashtags

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Twitter hashtags can fuel conversations deeper than #GoldenGlobesChat or #WhatDidLadyGagaWearThisTime. They can be used for business – networking, industry news, customer engagement and innovative trends. You just need to know where to look! Our CEO Lauren Perkins collaborated with The Young Entrepreneur Council and The Huffington Post on her favorite business-related hashtags. Her answers were […]


9 of the Most Promising New Content Platforms

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Content platforms are helping big brands, startups and mid-size companies with their digital branding efforts – the Young Entrepreneur Council teamed up with fellow entrepreneurs, including our own CEO Lauren Perkins, to find out the best ones. Lauren answered, “Contently - it’s is a platform that connects brand publishers with freelance journalists to produce original, high-quality […]


What’s one strategy to test a new (non-technical) idea for a product on your existing clients?

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SmallBizTrends.com asked members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invitation only nonprofit organization comprised of the country’s most promising young entrepreneurs, the following question to find out their advice for collecting feedback on offline business ideas:“What’s one strategy to test a new (non-technical) idea for a product on your existing clients?” Read more for an answer by […]


13 Tips for Increasing Your Company’s Google Rank

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10. Use the Right Keywords
Two effective ways of increasing your SEO rank are tagging articles and keyword analysis. You want to make sure your headlines are descriptive. You should also choose keywords that people are going to look for — so imagine yourself as a searcher.


The 11 Best Websites & Social Networks for Young Entrepreneurs

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Q. What websites and social networks have provided you with the best peer-to-mentoring as a young entrepreneur?

A. 85 Broads is a great community that connects and empowers women to help each other succeed. The mission of this organization is to generate professional and social value for its members. It offers workshops for members featuring industry experts and connects women in more than 90 countries around the world.