Articles by Young Entrepreneur Council
The key to developing an SEO strategy based on Google’s rules

The key to developing an SEO strategy based on Google’s rules

BUSINESS, COUNTRIES, SYNDICATED, WORLD, YEC | 18 Jan, 2017

After the recent “Google vs. SEO” case, what can business owners learn about their long-term SEO strategies? 

6 ways entrepreneurs successfully handle sales slumps

6 ways entrepreneurs successfully handle sales slumps

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 13 Jan, 2017

It’s not uncommon for businesses to encounter a drop in sales. These entrepreneurs share challenges they’ve faced and expertly navigated 

Why companies are being asked how soon they can turn a profit

Why companies are being asked how soon they can turn a profit

FEATURES, FINANCE, INVESTMENT, OP-ED, SYNDICATED, YEC | 11 Jan, 2017

Investors are increasingly asking, “How soon can you become profitable?” in order to stay in their comfort zones 

3 strategies that helped me raise US$500K in less than 3 weeks

3 strategies that helped me raise US$500K in less than 3 weeks

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 10 Jan, 2017

Hustle contributed to this founder’s fundraising success 

10 effective tips for creating a reliable group of beta testers

10 effective tips for creating a reliable group of beta testers

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 09 Jan, 2017

Should you use your existing customers and employees to test your product or reach out to a new market? Entrepreneurs share their techniques for putting together groups of beta testers 

9 strategies for effectively operating your business over the holidays

9 strategies for effectively operating your business over the holidays

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 03 Jan, 2017

While family and friends gather together all around the world this month, can you afford to put your business on hold? 

Become a more successful CMO by adopting these 7 traits

Become a more successful CMO by adopting these 7 traits

RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 30 Dec, 2016

To be a great CMO, you need to be adaptable and pick up new skills to stay ahead in the new economy 

5 ways you can instantly become more tech savvy

5 ways you can instantly become more tech savvy

RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 29 Dec, 2016

If you building an tech company, it is important to acquire some tech skills to understand the various processes of your business 

7 highly effective company tag lines and why they work

7 highly effective company tag lines and why they work

SYNDICATED, YEC | 27 Dec, 2016

Question: What company tag line do you feel is highly effective, and why? 

Hiring your first employees? 5 things to keep in mind

Hiring your first employees? 5 things to keep in mind

RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 23 Dec, 2016

Building a successful startup starts from knowing how to build an effective team 

What pregnancy teaches us about the complicated life of a startup founder

What pregnancy teaches us about the complicated life of a startup founder

RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 21 Dec, 2016

Having a kid on the way is going to make the startup-building journey more bumpy – in more ways than one 

How best to handle five common sales scenarios

How best to handle five common sales scenarios

RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 20 Dec, 2016

Perfecting your sales technique is crucial to the success of your business 

How effective is the ‘why’ of your business?

How effective is the ‘why’ of your business?

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 20 Dec, 2016

A business without a clear “why” makes goals seem aimless — even if they’re being achieved 

4 tips for planning ahead as you scale up your business

4 tips for planning ahead as you scale up your business

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 16 Dec, 2016

A lack of planning can stunt the growth of your business, so use these tips to get ahead sooner rather than later 

When does your startup need a legal department?

When does your startup need a legal department?

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 15 Dec, 2016

These are the indicators that outsourcing your legal matters isn’t cutting it anymore 

4 ways to create a truly equal business partnership

4 ways to create a truly equal business partnership

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 12 Dec, 2016

Owning a business 50/50 isn’t possible if you and your co-founder won’t listen to each other 

12 tips for startup founders preparing to hire their first employee

12 tips for startup founders preparing to hire their first employee

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 08 Dec, 2016

There’s a lot of pressure surrounding your first hire. Consider this advice before signing on the dotted line 

3 things every website needs for a better SEO ranking

3 things every website needs for a better SEO ranking

RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 02 Dec, 2016

Master the art of SEO to push your website to the top of the search results list 

How you can effectively plan ahead before the new year

How you can effectively plan ahead before the new year

RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 01 Dec, 2016

Take out your notepad and start taking notes 

3 ways to keep your best talent for the long haul

3 ways to keep your best talent for the long haul

RESOURCE | 28 Nov, 2016

If you’re building an all-star team, here’s what to do instead of recruiting only when you have an open position 

5 reasons you don’t need to be an early riser to succeed at work

5 reasons you don’t need to be an early riser to succeed at work

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 23 Nov, 2016

Tenacity is more important than being the first one in the office 

How to scale an efficient, low-cost sales team

How to scale an efficient, low-cost sales team

BUSINESS, FEATURES, RESOURCE, SYNDICATED, YEC | 21 Nov, 2016

Manpreet Singh shares four changes his company made to convert its sales team to a group of builders 

Embracing the unknown: How I decided to found my own company

Embracing the unknown: How I decided to found my own company

BUSINESS, COUNTRIES, FEATURES, WORLD, YEC | 11 Nov, 2016

When Cory von Wallenstein’s employer changed from a startup to a growth company, he realized it was time to leave.