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Create engaging animated content with Animatron Studio Pro Plan

It's no secret that video animations are great at attracting online viewers. Who doesn't love a fun and colorful animated distraction? Don't you wish …

Infographics

Essential Design Thinking Videos and Methods

<i>The following resources are recommended in order to assist you to better understand Design Thinking. These resources, videos, and tools should be</i> …

Design

My Company Cut Down on Emails by 30 Percent With This Simple Hack

As we grew, communication via email, video calls, Slack and IM became overwhelming, and I knew we needed a new model for information sharing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As any leader of a growing company can attest, it gets exponentially more difficult to share …

Project Management

Improve Any Pitch With One Question

What if you could dramatically improve the success of your pitches with just one question? You can. The trick? It’s not a question you ask a prospect. It’s a question you ask yourself.<p>One of the advantages of being part of a small company is that I get to learn from a variety of departments. …

Business Development

Streamline 3.0: The World’s Largest Icon Library

The good people over at Streamline just launched what we all believe to be the world’s largest icon library and we couldn't be more grateful. It's a …

Mobile Devices

Every Marketing Tool You Need to Know in 2018

StartupStockPhotos / PixabayEvery marketer needs the right tools in order to succeed in running marketing campaigns.Good tools make your life easier, …

Marketing

Unexpected Method Of How To Write Your Unique Brand Offering

Think you’re in a so-called oversaturated market? You and everyone else! Luckily, there are always ways to stand apart from the competition. You’re probably already distinct in your own mind, but the challenge is capturing that difference and getting it into your message. Being different from the …

Customer Service

26 Tools and Apps for Social Media Marketers

Wondering how to improve the visual and written content you share on social media? Want a list of tools to help? In this article, you’ll find 26 …

Free Marketing Tools Every Small Business Marketer Should Try

Got big plans for your small business, but only a tiny marketing budget? You’re not alone. According to the Wasp Barcode Small Business Report, 42% of small businesses invest 3% or less of their revenue into marketing.<p>But maybe that isn’t such a big problem. With these small business marketing …

Google Analytics

How to Use Google Analytics for Social Media: A Beginner’s Guide

Did you know that social media spend will increase by 71% in the next five years? And did you know that 42.3% of marketers believe that social media …

Every Marketing Tool You Need in 2018

100+ free and affordable utilities to free up time and power up efficiency<p>Every marketer needs the right tools in order to succeed in running marketing campaigns.<p>Good tools make your life easier, from blogging tools to research and tracking tools.<p>Unicorn tools are unique and magnificent time-savers …

Google Search

When to use a hyphen, an en dash or an em dash | Articles | Writing & Editing

As experienced writers and editors, many <i>PR Daily</i> readers harbor a dislike for the hyphen.<p>It’s a punctuation mark that’s supposed to help writers …

I Tried Jeff Bezos's PowerPoint Replacement at My Company--and It Actually Worked

Getting your team literally on the same page increases meeting productivity, keeps everyone engaged and allows for meaningful dialogue.<p>A few months back, a friend whose new boss used to work for Jeff Bezos at Amazon told me that the company actually banned PowerPoint presentations in favor of memos.<p>…

What your LinkedIn profile says about you and how to improve it

Everything in the job search process is now very much online-focused for job candidates; from how you apply to jobs (through online application …

Employment

How to Drill Down Into Your Buyer Personas to Create Hyper-Targeted Content

Sometimes you intend to have your product appeal to one group; but then another group you hadn't expected loves it, too. Time to add to those buyer personas.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When my team and I built the corporate email look-up service Voila Norbert, we …

Marketing

The How-To: A Guide To Building An Excellent Customer Experience Strategy

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>As information becomes more available and for free, thanks to the Internet and social media networks, product differentiation in one category is …

Customer Experience

We Read All the New Books on Leadership So You Don’t Have To

Every year, dozens of publications are released that all claim to have an answer to the question: What makes a great leader? But if you’ve ever had …

The ultimate guide to crafting your elevator pitch

You just arrived at the office of your dream job for an interview. The elevator dings and you get in, only to see the CEO of said company is already …

LinkedIn: Here’s How to Browse in Private Mode

By default, when you visit someone’s LinkedIn profile (and you’re also logged in on the platform), they’ll be able to see your name, profile picture, …

A Meeting Agenda Guide That Actually Works (Infographic)

Running a meeting isn't always easy. However, this guide will make them a piece of cake.<p>Meetings can go two ways: They can end up being hour-long slow-talking processes that rarely cover what they needed to cover, or they can be productive, to-the-point collaborative get-togethers that solve …

Social Media

This 42-Second Podcasting App Is Creating the First Generation of Audio Influencers

The newest social media craze is driven by audio. Here's what you need to know about HearMeOut, and why you may want to add it to your marketing toolkit.<p>Listen up! The latest social media craze is upon us, and we can enjoy it even without endless puppy filters--or any visual filters, …

Social Media

This Former Netflix HR Exec’s Culture-Focused Interview Questions

You can’t just hire smart people and hope for the best. These questions can help you zero in on motivated, entrepreneurial-minded team players.<p>From 2000 to 2008, I worked on the human resources team that built Netflix’s much-lauded culture, and since then I’ve assembled powerful teams from scratch …

My Company Realized We Had No Idea How to Explain Our Product. So We Learned to Tell a Story.

Customers buy your product because of the story behind it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I work as a marketing manager for a business software called Weekdone and, up until a month ago, I probably couldn't give you a straight answer on what exactly our product did. If …

Customers

Manipulate Time With These Powerful 20 Time Management Tips

We all have 24-hours in a day. But, why does it seem that some people are able to get the most out of every minute of the day? Believe it or not, they don’t have the power to slow down time. They do, however, know how to properly manage their time.<p>Want to know how you can become a master of time …

10 free tools for creating infographics, images and more

In the world of PR and marketing, visuals rule.<p>You can boost interest and engagement with your social media and blog posts by adding compelling …

Infographics

Is There Such A Thing As Constructive Criticism?

It is often said that communication is a key attribute for the modern leader. And yet so many leaders seem to find it difficult. Even if they are able to go through the motions of talking to colleagues, customers, investors and the like, they may struggle to convey the right message. All this is …

Applying Brooks' Law to Lines of Communication and Team Size

In a Field Notes post from 2014, LeadingAgile consultant Andrew Fuqua considers Brooks' Law in the context of the Theory of Constraints. Brooks' Law …

10 digital tools to grow your Instagram following

Any business serious about long-term success needs to focus on increasing its brand visibility through social media. However, with so much …

Social Media

How to Use Storytelling to Sell Your Brand and Vision

People remember how you make them feel, not the information you give them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The reason why the Bible is the bestselling book every year is because it delivers its lessons as a series of stories. And if you don't want to use the Bible as an …

Read Your Way to CMO Status With the 9 Best Marketing Books

Everything revolves around marketing these days—just this week I attended an interesting talk about self-promotion on social media. Most of us not …