Angel Martin

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The 7 Keys For Purposeful Public Relations In 2016

This week I had the chance to give an in-depth read to a book just released by a great friend of mine, Val Hale. Hale is Executive Director of the Governor’s Office Of Economic Development (GOED) in Utah. I’ve worked with him in various capacities for a number of years and quoted him here about the …

Luxury Brand Strategies: How To Attract Affluent Customers Through PR

As 2016 comes upon us, the new year is a great time to take a fresh look at your PR and marketing plans. One of the trickiest and most desirable sectors to reach is the luxury consumer. For perspective, I’ve gathered the advice of two entrepreneurs who are promoting their companies to this elite …

Marketing

The Top 5 Digital PR Trends to Watch in 2016

As the world of public relations becomes more and more integrated, it is crucial that PR practitioners understand the digital space.<p>By providing the …

Advertising Industry

11 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Got a Job in Public Relations

You might never figure out the perfect work-life balance.<p><b>1. You don't have to major in public relations, but it will be harder to get into the industry if you don't.</b> I went to a liberal arts college and studied sociology. The people who majored in PR do have a significant leg up, so if you study in …

How I Drove 28k Views And Ranked On Page 1 In 30 Days Without Spending A Dollar

Back in October, I started working at Driftt and was given one job from the founders: build us an audience.<p>I was so pumped to be part of a team that …

How to Research the Best Hashtags

Hashtags have been with us since their launch 8 years ago on Twitter. One of the reasons why we developed the TweetThis Shortcode plugin was to …

The PR Industry Has a Big Problem

<i>This is a guest post by Colin Jordan, senior communications manager at Egnyte.</i><p>Last year, the U.S. Department of Labor reported that there were …

Public Relations

10 Daily Habits of the Most Confident People

Stay motivated and confident in 2016.<p>I'm not here to patronize you. We know if you walk with better posture, force a fake smile, or get a new haircut you can trick your brain and boost your self-confidence. Perhaps for 20 minutes you'll think you're the next Richard Branson.<p>I'm here to tell you …

Mayo Clinic

10 Morning Habits of Successful People That You Should Learn

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What Really Makes Customers Buy a Product

On a cold English autumn evening recently, we three found ourselves together in the bar of our business school, Cranfield School of Management, along with some clients. Emma, an Australian by upbringing, did something entirely unexpected: she ordered the quintessential summer drink of Wimbledon, a …

Customer Experience

Your presentations are putting people to sleep — here's how to fix them

Numbers can be an overwhelming part of a presentation for the average person, but that doesn't mean they shouldn't be included. Data plays a vital role in nearly every aspect of business — from decision making to strategy to understanding everyday consumer behavior.<p>The secret to making data …

Time is Money! 10 Time Management Tips From Highly Successful People

It’s Monday again.<p>The annoying alarm breaks the piece of silence you are enjoying. You keep pressing snooze and don’t want to leave your bed. As the …

Time Management

How to find more time to learn something new

Time is the most valuable commodity we have.<p>Unlike money, every minute that goes by is another we can never get back.<p>We have to maximize the time we have each day to focus on what will improve the quality of our lives, like learning a new skill.<p>Whether it’s improving your writing skills, learning a …

12 Essential Tasks Every Social Media Marketer Should Do Monthly

Social media marketing is often about simple routines that need to be integrated into daily life. This post covers such routines, twelve of them in …

Marketing

6 Sleep Habits Of Productive People

For starters: They don’t need alarm clocks, stick to their bedtimes, and don’t sleep with their smartphones.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>You may feel super productive by pulling all nighters, but you’re …

Sleep

How Google’s Head Of Marketing Handles 20 Meetings A Day

A look at the ways Google’s SVP of global marketing, Lorraine Twohill, tackles her day. “Time to think is the scarcest resource,” she says.<p>“Google is a very fast-paced place,” says Lorraine Twohill, the company’s senior VP of global marketing. “It’s never gotten boring, but you also have to be …

Marketing

10 Useful Sites All Marketers Should Save to Their Favorites Bars

If you’re a marketer who often finds yourself overwhelmed by the sheer volume of marketing resources available online, rest assured that you’re not …

Infographics

9 ways you can improve your LinkedIn profile in 10 minutes

Surprise! You do!<p>We've grabbed nine bite-sized pieces of advice that you can use <i>right now</i> to boost your profile that all take less than 10 minutes each.<p>So, next time you find yourself losing focus at work, pick one of these easy tasks to complete.<p>Do one a week, and you'll have a shiny new profile …

Meet the PR Industry’s 30 Under 30 for 2015

In covering the PR industry since 2007, Adweek's PRNewser blog has run the gamut from corporate disasters and social media trends to agency …

Public Relations

Social Media Analytics For Dummies: A Tutorial

Social media monitoring is one of the keys to your success online.<p>Without examining social media analytics and assessing the performance of your …

The 5 Important Pieces of a Great LinkedIn Profile

I see and hear many complaints about how LinkedIn “doesn’t work” or “is a waste of time.” Usually, when I look at the profile of the person making …

Employment

How to Network Your Way to Success on LinkedIn (Without Adding Strangers)

The best thing you can do to have a great network is become the kind of person that others want to connect with--and let the network largely take care of itself.<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: How can a college student efficiently use LinkedIn to connect with professionals to gain an</i> …

Employment

5 Ways To Build A Personal Brand While Working Full-Time

The most unnatural thing in the world is to work for a company and feel like you are working for yourself. But today’s most influential people online understand that even if they’re fully employed, in the end they are running their own business–the business of building a personal brand.<p>While most …

Social Media

How to Become a WordPress Professional – and Tips Based on Experience

At at lot of the WordCamps and WordPress meetups I attend, I’m asked the same question: How do you go about becoming a WordPress professional?<p>The …

The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Google Analytics

Posted by kristihines<p>If you don't know what Google Analytics is, haven't installed it on your website, or have installed it but never look at your …

How To Build Attractive Pages in WordPress Without Coding

This may come as a surprise to some, but bloggers are not necessarily knowledgeable on every aspect of web design, especially writing HTML or CSS …

4 Marketing Analytics Trends That Are Shifting Power Back To Brands

Since the Internet’s infancy, customers have been gaining power and control over the purchasing process. Armed with unprecedented amounts of information and enabled with new digital technologies, they’ve experienced a giddy generation of greater control. For marketers, this changed everything. …

Big Data