1 January Tip of the Week: Brand New Year January 1, 2018 By Jackie Adamany News & Spotlights, Tip of the Week 2018 trends 0 As we say goodbye to 2017 and look toward 2018 we not only look at all the new possibilities the new year brings, we reflect on the year past. What worked, what didn't? How can we bring more success to the new year and how can we fix what did not work in the past? Successful business owners have common qualities and habits that help them position themselves for success and help them overcome failure. One of the most effective qualities is FOCUS. Staying focused on the end goal helps keep priorities in line and prevents you from becoming distracted. It’s also important to be optimistic and cultivate a positive mindset. Believing in yourself and keeping up your morale is a key component towards reaching success. Staying committed, being brave and taking action are other important qualities that you have to develop in order to steer yourself on the road to success. Developing the right habits is also important, and these can be as simple as keeping a journal to jot down your thoughts and ideas, visualizing success and having a solid morning routine. An insightful and inspiring article from Entrepreneur Magazine... True success is developed and built in a multimodal fashion. There is never one sure path to any goal, or one sure path to any climb up the mountain. Success, however, can be built upon following certain covenants or formulas that have been passed down throughout history for us to utilize in our own unique ways. If you follow these covenants, success is sure to follow. Read more... How Social Media is shaping 2018... In the past year, a number of significant stories involved social media: Facebook lured Snapchat users to Instagram, the president of the United States communicated official policy positions in 140 characters and Apple announced plans to alter the way we interact with our mobile devices. Next year, social media is poised to create even more disruption as a number of new technological advancements go mainstream, and as social norms related to social media change. Here are the top 10 social media trends to prepare for as 2018 draws near. Read more... Small Business Trends & Predictions for 2018... Another year has come to a close and businesses are preparing to enter 2018 with a bang. What do entrepreneurs expect heading into the new year? Business News Daily got in touch to find out some of the major things on their radar. Here are 20 key ideas, trends, and predictions to keep in mind in order to make the most of 2018 for both your business and your customers. Read more... Showing 0 Comment Comments are closed.