15 of the Most Popular Entrepreneurship Blog Posts of 2018
As it is December, it is a great time to look back at 2018 and see what we have learned in the field of entrepreneurship. What are the best tips, tricks, and hacks that the entrepreneur can use? I want to share with you what my most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018 are. This way, you can check whether you are up to date and ready for 2019.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: 100 Out and Proud Heroes of the Business World 2018
On October 24, 2018, OUTstanding and Financial Times presented the 2018 OUTstanding & FT Leading LGBT+ & Ally Executives lists, which consist of the lists ‘100 LGBT+ Executives 2018,’ ‘50 Ally Executives 2018,’ ‘50 LGBT+ Future Leaders 2018,’ ‘30 LGBT+ Public Sector Executives 2018,’ and ‘Hall of Fame 2018.’ In this blog post, you will find these out and proud heroes of the business world 2018.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: 20 Powerful Google Chrome Extensions for Entrepreneurs
Many lists are available if you are looking for Google Chrome extensions that can make your life easier. I kid you not, there is even a list of Google Chrome extensions that can make your Netflix experience much better, including flipping the screen sideways for when you are binge-watching in bed. I have taken the 20 extensions that I feel make an entrepreneur’s life much better.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: 6 Positive Characteristics of Introverted Leaders
There is ample evidence that introverts can be highly effective in business leadership. In this blog, you will find six positive characteristics of introverted leaders that can benefit a business and reasons why introverts often do not feel confident enough to seek out leadership roles. Or do they?
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: 4 Important Questions Your Translator May Ask You
Are you looking for a translator but do you have no idea what to expect when you hire one for your translation job? Well, communication is key. Most translators already provide much information on their website but you may still have some questions. You may be surprised but there are also questions your translator may ask you!
There are quite a few blogs on the world wide web that discuss the questions that you should ask your translator so in this blog, you will find four questions your translator may ask you. If you want to establish clear communication (and make the translator’s life easier), you can already address these questions in your first email to the translator.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: My Example of Creating a Professional Network Globally
For my translation agency BudgetVertalingOnline, I have been networking for quite a few years now. Recently, though, I have been taking steps to cross the border with my blog Meemoeder.com. Meemoeder.com is a Dutch blog about lesbian family life and national and international LGBTQ events. Because its topics also include international events, it is important for me to focus on creating a professional network globally.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: 9 Tips on How to Make Female Entrepreneurship Move Forward
For the past few decades, there has been a huge gender disparity between the number of startups, particularly in the tech industry. In addition, we can all easily list names like Zuckerberg, Bezos, Gates, Jobs, Branson, Dell, and Gates but how about powerful female entrepreneurs? It is clearly time for female entrepreneurship to move forward.
In this blog post, I want to show how female entrepreneurship can move forward. First, three key reasons are given why there have been so few female entrepreneurs over the years. Then, I show what women can do to overcome the barriers and become a successful entrepreneur. Finally, I list six business books that might inspire you if you are thinking about becoming an entrepreneur as a woman.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: Ways How Female Entrepreneurship Can Become Stronger
In 9 Tips on How to Make Female Entrepreneurship Move Forward, I stated that it is time for female entrepreneurship to move forward and gave some tips on how to do that. In this blog post, I want to show what it takes for women to acquire money from VC firms, why mentoring is important for female entrepreneurship, and how women can become strong as entrepreneurs.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: Entrepreneur, Focus on Your Personal Brand This Year
When it comes to being a truly innovative entrepreneur, having a personalized online footprint is essential to your business strategy. An effective personal brand can help build new relationships and get you noticed by a new customer. It can help you build community, establish your authority, and make you more money. This blog post addresses four reasons why you should focus on your personal brand as an entrepreneur this year. It also lists fourteen ways to enhance your personal brand and four mistakes to avoid.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: What to Expect from Circular Economy This Year
This year, the European Commission and the European Economic and Social Committee hosted the third Circular Economy Stakeholder Conference in Brussels. This stakeholder conference brought together businesses, local authorities, and citizens to discuss recent initiatives and new areas of action in the transition to a more circular, resource-efficient, and low-carbon economy. In this blog post, I dove into the opening speech of Frans Timmermans to find out what we can expect from circular economy this year and the next few years.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: How Can Current Digital Marketing Trends Help the Entrepreneur?
Online marketing has changed a lot over the last few years. What worked for you last year might not work for you this year. One of your jobs as an entrepreneur is to keep up with this change. Your ability to create leads comes down to building trust and intimacy with those who need you the most. You need to convince them you are the most relevant choice. This might be overwhelming though. Consequently, in this blog post, I will discuss ten current digital marketing trends and what they mean for entrepreneurs.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: How to Face Digital Marketing Challenges as a Solopreneur
As a solopreneur, it can be difficult to wear so many hats without feeling overwhelmed. It is a fact that, as a solopreneur, everything you do will likely be alone or with very little help, at least in the beginning. That means you will also have to face digital marketing challenges by yourself. Fret not! This blog shows you how you can confidently approach digital marketing as a solopreneur in seven steps.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: Video Marketing Trends the Entrepreneur Should Embrace
Ever since I started adding vlogs to my blogs at Meemoeder.com, a world of opportunities has opened up to me. I have noticed more engagement, more invites to events and interviews, and an overall better brand awareness. Video is here to stay. The entrepreneur should embrace it and follow the current video marketing trends to make the most out of it. This blog will first give you some new statistics so you know how important it is for you to add video to your marketing mix ASAP. Then, it will discuss twelve video marketing trends.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: 8 Video Marketing Mistakes the Entrepreneur Should Avoid
Earlier, I listed the video marketing trends that the entrepreneur should embrace. However, there are always things that can go wrong; so, in this blog, I want to point out those things that the entrepreneur should NOT do. If you can avoid these common video marketing mistakes, your videos will perform much better. Consequently, they will be able to fulfill their goals more effectively.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: 16 Killer Instagram Hacks and Features for the Entrepreneur
In 2017, Webdam noted that visual social media platforms were growing faster than text-based ones. According to the stats, there are currently over 1 billion Instagram accounts active every single month. Eighty percent of those accounts follow at least 1 business. Furthermore, 60 percent of people report discovering new products on Instagram. As a business owner, you absolutely should be on Instagram. In this blog post, you will learn five ways to establish a consistent brand presence on Instagram. You will also find sixteen killer Instagram hacks and features.
Most popular entrepreneurship blog posts of 2018: What Can the Entrepreneur Achieve With IGTV?
Instagram has launched a brand new, long-form video format called Instagram TV (IGTV). One could argue this is done to celebrate one billion users and to challenge YouTube for video supremacy. As Gordon Donnelly says, now you can deliberately waste hours of your time consuming video. In this blog, you will learn what Instagram TV is and how it works. You will find out what IGTV means for an entrepreneur and find 3 questions to ask yourself before using IGTV.
I hope you have an amazing end of the year. Please read my blog posts in 2019 as well! Follow me on Twitter to know when a new one comes out. If you need a translation, please contact me (firstname.lastname@example.org) for information.