• Entrepreneur’s 10 Most Popular Stories of 2014

    http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/240699

    As 2014 winds to a close, it seems the perfect time to stop and reflect on the stories that truly resonated with our audience this year. The fact that these stories, out of all the many, many articles we published this year, are our most viewed speaks volumes about you, our readers. So without further ado, here are Entrepreneur’s most popular stories for 2014.

    There are times when this whole entrepreneur thing can become overwhelming; when that happens, it’s a good idea to take an inspiration break. And what better way to find inspiration than watching movies?

    Time is money, particularly if you are in the midst of launching a new business. Luckily, there are plenty of small changes you can make – from adjusting your sleep temperature, to turning off your phone at night, to dumping out the clutter in your desk – that add up to save you buckets, and buckets of the stuff. This infographic from Funders and Founders outlines how to streamline dozens of everyday tasks in order to lead a more productive life.

    The late Maya Angelou once said “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did but people will never forget how you made them feel.” This is as true in business as it is in life: Outstanding service can help a company stand out and be remembered in a crowded marketplace. Fortunately, this doesn’t necessarily require a lot of money. Here are three ways your company can provide world-class service on a startup budget.

    Read more…