ANNETTA POWELL

Serial Entrepreneur

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Three Ways Branding Can Help Build Your Business

In today’s market there’s an enormous amount of competition for business owners. Whether your entrepreneurial endeavors have led you to real estate investing, landlording, tax preparation, or flipping properties—standing out and effectively branding your business is...

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Five Habits Successful Entrepreneurs Have

According to the Forbes 2022 400 List of Richest Americans, 69% of them are self-made millionaires or billionaires. Getting to the top isn’t easy though, and I’m here to tell you that it’s even harder to stay there. All successful entrepreneurs share certain...

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Six Top Dollar Ways to Stage Your Flip

Whether you’ve just started flipping properties or you’re a seasoned pro, when it comes to making a great first impression on potential buyers, how you stage your flip couldn’t be more important for quickly closing sales—and recent data proves it. A 2021 survey...

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When Is It Time To Update My Rental Unit?

One of the questions I get asked most frequently by new landlords and real estate investors is, “Annetta, when is it time to update my rental unit?”  The answer? Well, it depends on a lot of things. First, you’ve got to examine your financial goals, as well as what...

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Wholesaling or Flipping: What’s Right for You?

Wholesaling or flipping—what’s the difference? And how do you know which real estate investment option is best for you? Being a real estate investor is both exhilarating and profitable. Better yet, it’s also something that anyone can learn to do if they have the right...

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Top Five Markets For Real Estate Investors In 2023

We’ve turned the page on another year and 2022 has left many real estate investors wondering what 2023 will hold. One thing is for sure, after two years of enjoying a booming seller’s market in the United States, the tables seem to be turning—depending on where you’re...

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Focus On Building a Dream Team as an Entrepreneur

Since you are here, you have already taken the first leap of faith of being passionate about your dream and vision to create a difference in this world. You are all set to resolve societal problems by launching a product or service. But wait, what goes into building a...

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How to Succeed as an Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs play an integral role in economic growth, which leads to better living standards. However, the above condition holds true only if the entrepreneur establishes successful businesses with better profit margins and, in return, contributes to the economy....

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5 Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs

Successful entrepreneurs aren’t born; instead, they are made. If you want to know what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur, read the following article. Besides innovative ideas and funding, an entrepreneur must possess the five characteristics that help...

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What Is an Entrepreneur?

Do you want to do something meaningful in your professional life but you aren't sure where to being? An entrepreneur is a hardworking person, a risk-taker, and a problem-solver. The following guide discusses the characteristics of an entrepreneur and how to develop...

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5 Attributes That Make a Strong Personal Brand

From expert skillsets to awareness and authenticity, companies need to consider several traits to create a strong personal brand. Want to know the secrets of the personal brands created by Elon Musk, Michelle Obama, Tim Ferriss, and many others? The good news is that...

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5 Key Elements of an Effective Personal Brand

From Elon Musk to Oprah Winfrey, there are numerous examples of successful personal brands around us. However, we are curious to learn the key ingredients contributing to an effective personal brand. Personal branding is all about communicating the value that you are...

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3 Tips for Building a Successful Brand Online

Want to build a successful brand online? Whether a retailer, influencer, or an E-commerce owner, what’s the essential thing that can make or break a business? You got it right. It's online branding! Online media is one of the most affordable yet effective ways to...

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Common Misconceptions About Branding

If you're starting a business and don't have a background in marketing, there's a good chance you have some misconceptions about branding. According to research, a brand will likely win over nearly 50% of customers on the first transaction or experience. Branding can...

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How Brand Advertising Can Help Your Business Grow

How much of you thought about branding? In today’s fast-paced economy, with new businesses setting up each day, you must distinguish yourself from other producers in the marketplace. Brand advertising is a great way to attract new customers and grow your business....

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Why Is Personal Branding Important?

How often do you think about your personal branding? Ever heard of the phrase, “Your reputation precedes you,"?  Whether you are an entrepreneur, business owner, or influencer, it’s your reputation with which the market recognizes you. And this is where the role of...

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Where to Get Funds to Do More Deals?

Have you been wonder about alternative real estate funding options for a potential investment property? Being a real estate investor can be one of the most exciting yet challenging experiences of your life. Registering your company, finalizing your logo, and drafting...

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Top Cities For Real Estate Investments in 2022

Rental income, capital appreciation, tax deductions, and long-term security! These are all things that come with having real estate investments. Sounds perfect, but you may be wondering how to achieve this. You can earn all of this and more through Real estate. Real...

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How To Control the Cost of Rehabbing

Before diving into controlling the cost of rehabbing your investment property or flip, we must understand the term itself. What is rehabbing? Rehabbing refers to an investor purchasing a house at a lower price and then renovating it to sell with a markup. The expenses...

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15 Secrets To Self-Motivation

You're exhausted, irritated, lacking self-motivation, and filled with self-doubts – sometimes as if you've plunged into a never-ending hole of darkness and misery. "You can do this!" Four words you would often tell yourself to pull yourself together and reach the...

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7 Strategies To Grow Your Finances After a Setback

People tend to consider financial setbacks the end of the world. However, despite its gravity, a setback is no less than an obstacle – an impediment. Financial struggles bring lots of stress, and finding ways to grow your finances after the fact can seem like an...

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Why Do I Need A Mentor?

You may have all the required skills, expertise, and knowledge needed to accomplish a task or follow a career path, but having a mentor can make the journey a lot easier. A mentor is basically a guide that overlooks and assists through your journey in the form of...

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3 Ways To Be More Productive

Have you ever felt like there are days when your list of things seems never-ending or there aren't enough hours in the day to complete them? You want to be more productive, instead you're constantly being overburdened with tasks and worrying about them can lead you to...

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Three Reasons Why You Need A Business Mentor

Imagine coming up with a brilliant concept but being unsure about bringing it to life. Even when you have the relevant education – the lack of experience, especially in entrepreneurship, can be very perplexing. In such scenarios you could need a business mentor to...

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What Is A Mentor?

What is a mentor, exactly? When you start a business, you may feel like the success of your venture depends on your abilities as an entrepreneur. While that may be true, you also need to be mindful of the team that embarks on the journey with you. From the highest...

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How Do You Stay Organized?

Organization is a huge part of owning and running a successful business. Here are some of our best tips to help fellow entrepreneurs stay organized in 2022.   Creating a To-Do List Weekly and How to Use It   It's inevitable to drown in deadlines and lose track of...

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Three Ways To Effectively Communicate With People

When you start a business, you may feel like the success of your venture depends on your abilities as an entrepreneur. While that may be true, you also need to be mindful of the team that embarks on the journey with you. From the highest management tier to the...

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Why Should You Think Big?

The majority of individuals are scared to think big in terms of starting a business. They keep on thinking in the same manner and, as a result, live in the same way. They don't understand that possibilities are endless, and it's on you to explore and seize them. You...

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Why Should You Change Your Network Up?

Interested in elevating or changing you professional network?  Contrary to popular belief, networking isn’t just about begging for favors or trading information. Successful entrepreneurs understand that it’s about establishing, building, and nurturing long-term...

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What Is A Tax Preparation Business?

Do you know what they say about taxes? ‘In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes.’ That said, diving into the tax preparation business sounds like a good idea with a market size of $11 billion in the US. It is also interesting to note that many people...

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