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The New Facebook Algorithm: Secrets Behind How It Works and What You Can Do To Succeed

The Facebook algorithm is constantly evolving in order to provide a better experience for users.<p>But few changes to the algorithm have sparked as much …

Marketing

Facebook News Feed Armageddon Survival Guide: 6 Loopholes to Stay Alive

It's time for companies to re-think their Facebook marketing strategies.<p>Last week Facebook declared organic post reach dead for pages. Publishers and brands who used to connect to people via their Facebook pages need to figure out how to people going forward.<p>Of course, you can use conventional …

With Entrepreneurs Freaking Out After Facebook's Drastic Newsfeed Change, Here Are 4 Things You Can Do Right Now to Survive

With its recent changes, Facebook has caused pandemonium with entrepreneurs. But there are things you can do to survive -- and thrive.<p>In the hours following the announcement from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday that the social network wanted to focus more on "meaningful interactions" …

5 Ways to Maximize Instagram for Your Business in 2018

Instagram's currently the fastest growing social network, having gone from 600 million to 800 million active users in the past 12 months – and that’s …

Public Speaking

Best in Travel and Tourism in Social Media

Apply These 3 Secret Techniques to Target Generations X, Y and Z via Social Media

Highly compelling copy — the kind that rattles the questions of your audience, and shockingly, (and instantly) gives them the answer — isn’t easy to …

Marketing

5 best social media marketing blogs

Are you looking for the best resources on social media marketing? Well, you’re in the right place: in this blog post, I’m going to list my 5 …

Public Relations

Essential Social Media Terminologies that You Should Know

Nothing is constant, especially in this ever-changing world of social media. It can be very challenging for digital marketers and social media …

10 Einstein Quotes to Fire Up Your Creativity

Einstein's wisdom is more relevant to ambitious entrepreneurs than ever before<p>Einstein was one of the most prolific creators, inventors and scientists in human history. His mathematician's mind was supercharged with creativity and allowed him to see possibilities, not limitations. He was also …

Creativity

How to Build a Profitable Side Hustle While Working Full Time

Follow these four steps to make your side hustle a success.<p>Dreaming of becoming your own boss? You're not alone. Tons of people wish they could quit their job and work for themselves, and some are even making it happen.<p>Today more than ever, working from home and starting your own business is a …

Small Business
College & University

After a year as a CEO, I've learned 4 things matter more than anything else

It has been just over a year since I stepped into role of CEO at Affectiva — a roller coaster of a year but I've loved every second of it.<p>I co-founded Affectiva with Professor Rosalind W. Picard when we spun out of MIT Media Lab in 2009. I acted as Chief Technology and Science Officer for several …

Team Building

4 Social Media Trends You Need to Know About for Next Year

2018 is just around the corner. Are you ready for it?<p>The end of the year is quickly approaching -- the holiday season is right around the corner and 2018 is just a few months away. Social media gives your brand an incredible opportunity to attract attention to your brand, provided you do it right. …

To be a creativity machine, arrange your time and tasks according to these seven categories

Art is hard. Creative insights are hard to predict, and just when it gets difficult, your mind immediately jumps to a distraction: something easier to do, an excuse, a scapegoat.<p>To get the most out of your creative energy, carve out space for creative work. To make that space, you need to make …

Creativity

7 Interview Questions That Cut to the Heart and Reveal Someone's True Emotional Intelligence

Thirty percent of HR managers say most employers don't put enough emphasis on emotional intelligence during the hiring process. That's about to change.<p>Organizations looking for an edge in hiring high performers with emotional intelligence should take note of a recent report called "Emotional …

Emotional Intelligence

Google Spent 2 Years Studying 180 Teams. The Most Successful Ones Shared These 5 Traits

Insights from Google's new study could forever change how teams are assembled.<p>Over the years, Google has embarked on countless quests, collected endless amounts of data, and spent millions trying to better understand its people. One of the company's most interesting initiatives, Project Aristotle, …

Leadership

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PROS<p>Diversifies your investment across many different commercial real estate properties, making the process easy and much less risky<br>• Pre-funds all …

Being Busy Permanently Reduces Your Capacity to Think Deeply and Creatively

The other day a friend mentioned that he’s looking forward to autonomous cars, as it will help lower the accident and fatality rates caused by …

Creativity

These are the top 5 books you must read to be successful

I post about a lot of books. Most people don’t have the time to read them all, so here are a few of my must-reads.<p><b>1.</b> <i>Influence</i><p>What is it?<p>Most consider …

8 Ted Talks On Work-Life Balance You Need To Hear

Work-life balance is something people are taught to want in life, however, what it looks like in reality and how to achieve it remains a mystery to most. One thing most people can agree on is that work-life balance is rooted in many concepts like time management, success, and of course, happiness …

Work-life Balance

5 Visual Storytelling Tips To Power Your Content Marketing On Facebook

Content is not a fixed resource.<p>This means in the age of the Facebook “News Feed” overload, marketers and businesses can implement different …

Marketing

10 Simple Ways to Improve Your Public Speaking Skills

The public's perception of you will further solidify your position as a leader.<p><i>By Adelyn Zhou, CMO of TOPBOTS.</i><p>In the past few years, I've been invited to speak internationally at popular conferences on the topics of marketing, bots and artificial intelligence. As CMO of a strategy and research firm …

Public Speaking

How to Make a To-Do List: Management Tips

We have all done to-do lists. Somehow there never seems to be enough hours in the day to accomplish all the things on your to-do list. Here is a …

How to Increase Your Instagram Followers by 7X in 30 Days

Case study: How one writer increased his Instagram followers from 212 to 1,400 in one month.<p><b>Special thanks to</b> <b>Bill Phillips</b> <b>for editing this post.</b><p>If …

Morning ritual: The 7 steps that will make you happy all day

We read a lot about this or that morning ritual that will make you productive. But what about one that makes you happy?<p>Research shows that being …

Oprah Winfrey says her 'secret to success' lies in a single question

The secret, she explained, is "the power of service." But you have to hear her out or risk believing she thinks success equals serving others.<p>Rather, she goes on to recall how, when she asserted that she'd "only do shows that were in alignment with [her] truth," she became truly successful. She …

Motivation

20 Behavioral Interview Questions to Test If Job Candidates Have High Motivation

Selecting the right interview questions plays a key factor in hiring the right people, as well as weeding out the bad apples.<p>Hiring managers spend countless, wasted hours, asking the wrong interview questions to determine the right job or culture fit in a candidate; many of them end up as mis-hires …

Employment

10 lessons from Tim Ferriss that took him a decade to learn

It inspired me to start a business that gives me the time, mobility, and income that I want — instead of being trapped in a 9 to 5.<p>It's the book I most highly recommend because of how it's changed my life and the lives of just about everyone who reads it.<p>I had the opportunity to attend an exclusive …

Self-improvement

9 easy ways to explain what you actually do as a social media professional

Quick quiz for social media marketers:<p>Raise your hand if you’ve ever been asked, “So, you get <i>paid</i> to go on Facebook?”<p>Probably quite a few of us, right? People <i>get</i> social media. But it seems many are still bewildered by social media marketing.<p>So how can you explain the value of what you do, to those …

Public Relations