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13 Successful Logo Designers And Their Awesome Tutorials

Hi guys, how are you? We all know how hard it is to create awesome, effective logos that align with the company’s mission and voice. After many hours …

Graphic Design

How to Add Text to Any Object Using Photoshop

Sometimes, a photo needs a little text to really complete the message or the look, but slapping it on without trying to blend it in just makes it …

Tutorials

7 Powerful Free Photo Editors For Making Professional Looking Images

We all want to use and share great-looking images, whether it’s for professional or personal use. And when it comes to creating content for an …

Tutorials

Learn These Simple Custom Camera Settings and You’ll Never Miss a Shot Again (VIDEO)

Whether you’re a professional photographer or a passionate amateur, one sure way to shoot <i>better</i> is to learn how to shoot <i>faster,</i> so you never miss …

Videography

Illustrator Tutorial: Colorful & Abstract Illustrations

Mostafa Abd ELsattar shared a really cool project on his Behance profile where he teaches with an Illustrator tutorial video how he created some …

Digital Art

These 5 Pieces of Advice From Elon Musk, Tim Cook and Mark Zuckerberg to Young People Are Good for All of Us

Even advice-givers need advice once in a while.<p>Part of the unspoken role of a leader is to provide advice. Whether it's from within your organization or outside its walls, people want to know what you think. And occasionally, you might find that you yourself are in search of advice.<p>For those …

How Marketing Will Change in a Post-Phone World

I have a hypothesis: once everyone gets their hands on an iPhone X, it won’t just mark the device’s 10th year of incremental evolution; it will also …

Advertising Industry

5 Ways to Integrate Your Social Media With Your Marketing

It’s far too easy to get caught up in the hype and hoopla of social media and forget that it’s part of a larger strategy.<p>To business owners, the …

Marketing

How to Be a C.E.O., From a Decade’s Worth of Them

It started with a simple idea: What if I sat down with chief executives, and never asked them about their companies?<p>The notion occurred to me roughly a decade ago, after spending years as a reporter and interviewing C.E.O.s about many of the expected things: their growth plans, the competition, the …

How to Give Feedback People Can Actually Use

Over the last decade, I’ve conducted thousands of 360-degree feedback interviews with the colleagues of the leaders I coach. My goal with these sessions is to get a better sense of my clients’ strengths and weaknesses, but more often than not, the feedback isn’t particularly useful.<p>How do you give …

Museum Visitor Completely Freaks After Tapping On 'Shark' Tank

Literally Jaws-dropping.<p>A museum exhibit in Washington, D.C., features a video of a shark attack that’s so realistic it left at least one visitor on his butt on the floor.<p>Gregory Heinzman couldn’t miss the warning on the set of screens at the International Spy Museum: “Touch at your own risk.” They …

The 10 best free graphic design courses online

Want to learn new skills, or refresh the fundamentals of your graphic design knowledge? We’ve previously brought you some great graphic design …

Graphic Design

Two New Facebook Tools Will Help Brands Craft Ads for Each Environment

Facebook introduced two new tools to help advertisers fine-tune their creative in the lead-up to the holiday shopping season.<p>Dynamic creative enables …

Advertising Industry

Marketing language: The emotions and symbols that work best

Today, the majority of humanity is faced with a constant stream of language. We receive an average of 80 plus emails a day. We can scroll through hundreds of tweets or Facebook updates in minutes. With a reported 10 hours daily spent in front of screens, never before have people had to contend with …

Marketing

How A Simple Thank You Message Can Lift Your Conversion Rate

Shutterstock<p>Imagine someone just subscribed to your email list and allowed you to send them newsletters.<p>Jackpot!<p>But what now?<p>They gave their contact …

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 …

Eight Ways To Transform Your Company's Innovation Culture

With the world changing rapidly most corporate executives are starting to feel the pressure. There is a realization that beyond cost-cutting and operational efficiency, companies must also invest in developing their innovation pipeline. At the beginning, corporate leaders often reach for easy …

Innovation

Is Your Content Creating the Emotional Connection Your Audience Needs?

Imagine that you’re walking into your local animal shelter. (Don’t worry — I promise this isn’t some Sarah McLachlan-style trap.) As you walk in, most of the dogs you see are the same on the outside; they’re pretty cute and probably good animals, and they’re all looking at you with their big …

William Shakespeare

I tried the 10/10/10 Method to make decisions like Warren Buffett and Ray Dalio — and it's completely changed the way I view choices

<i><br>"I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people."</i><p>Those words are often attributed to Isaac Newton. They may evoke a chuckle, but they get to the root of a problem faced by us all — irrational behavior.<p>Making decisions is one of keystone actions we all take on a …

Self-improvement

This Business Thrived When It Made Blog Content a Cornerstone of Its Marketing Strategy

Start simple, then hone in on your audience and ask for their feedback.<p>Co-founder and CEO of Dizzle and SnapNHD<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Today, popular media content is fairly homogeneous, and if you’re not posting a selfie or blogging about your latest food …

Marketing

100 Marketing Skills That Build Great Marketing and Sales Careers

A comprehensive list of essential marketing skills -- and how to gain them.<p>Marketing has become incredibly complicated: Different methods, different outlets, different ways to accomplish goals... most marketing professionals must be Jacks and Jills of many trades.<p>Why skills do you need to add to …

Marketing

One Ridiculously Simple Email That’ll Get More People to Click Your Content

Every email marketer I’ve talked to eventually faces one problem:They struggle to consistently send emails to their subscribers.This is a big …

Marketing

24 Must-Have Tools for Running a Growing Company Today

How many tools does it take to run a company today? The answer (from this Data Tracking Company) might shock you.<p>According to data gathered by Siftery, a tool that tracks and suggests software used by businesses, top companies today use an average of 37 different tools or software platforms to run …

Small Business

Without Emotional Intelligence, Mindfulness Doesn’t Work

Mindfulness has become the corporate fad <i>du jour</i>, a practice widely touted as a fast-track to better leadership. But we suspect that not all the benefits laid at its feet actually belong there. Our research and analysis has revealed a complicated relationship between mindfulness and executive …

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. …

Use competitors’ SEO rankings to boost your own [Deals]

There’s no doubt that good SEO can make the difference between success and failure online. That means anyone trying to sell products or get an audience is competing with their own regionally tuned cocktails of keywords, domains, and search suggestions. If you’re not working with a major SEO firm, …

When Social Media Marketing Goes Right (And How to Copy It)

Social media marketing is all the rage right now.There are more than 2.56 billion global social media users.The social media boom is a goldmine for …

Marketing

7 Ways to Correct a Failing Marketing Strategy

A floundering marketing strategy isn't failure, but ignoring reality and refusing to adjust will be.<p>No entrepreneur has a perfect first marketing campaign. Even if you’re experienced as a marketer or entrepreneur, you can’t really dial things in until you have data to inform your campaign.<p>So let’s …

4 Ways to Use the Power of Story to Build Your Business

Every aspect of a brand's voice should be telling a cohesive story about its vision and purpose. Here's how to build that story into your current marketing efforts.<p>Authenticity is attractive. While most people are inherently suspicious of brands, 80 percent of consumers say that authentic content …

Marketing