Brianna Louise Dinsmore

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10 Ways to Write Better Emails

Want to make a new year’s resolution that you can actually stick to?<p>One that will instantly improve your life and career, make your colleagues’ lives …

Sheryl Sandberg

There are now more than 50 million small businesses using Facebook Pages to connect with their customers.<p>Pages are increasingly the mobile solution …

How This Startup Could Make Resumes Obsolete (and Kill a $3 Billion Industry)

GapJumpers identifies top job candidates without revealing their identity to the hiring manager. So why bother with a resume?<p>Online job search is big business. Firms like Monster.com, CareerBuilder, and LinkedIn generate $3 billion a year and are growing at a lively 14.3 percent a year, according …

Employment

If You Read Only One Business Book This Year, It Should Be This One

The Financial Times and McKinsey have declared this book the most important business read of the year.<p>This time of year, entrepreneurs looking to feed their brains with a good book won't be short of ideas. Between end-of-the-year lists and suggestions for filling your shelves (or your e-reader) in …

Books

30 Websites That Will Make You Unbelievably Smarter

Discover a wealth of websites where you can expand your mind and grow your business.<p>Most of us spend some amount of time--sometimes a lot!--online. Instead of chasing after provocative headlines and weird old tricks, why not spend time on sites that will make you smarter in life, shrewder in …

Learning

Amazon Says These Are The 10 Best Books of the Year

Looking to catch up on your reading over the holidays? Here are some suggestions.<p>One of the many treats of the holiday season is best-of lists. As the year draws to a close, experts of every stripe round up the best movies, books, music, magazine articles -- the best of just about everything …

Books

Use Storytelling to Explain Your Company’s Purpose

The idea of “purpose” has swept the corporate world. Encouraged by evangelists like Simon Sinek, myriad firms like Nike, Adidas, Pepsi, and Coca-Cola are devoting real time and attention to explaining why they do. The idea of purpose was central to a book I co-authored.<p>But activating purpose is …

Leadership

Google Introduces Young People to Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Technology

Google introduces 10X thinking to kids.<p>Google and Independent Youth joined forces this fall to bring TrepStart Digital to high school students nationwide. The tour focused on empowering teens and introducing them to various opportunities that exist in the tech industry.<p>The seven-city tour consisted …

remmi

Conducting a Social Media Audit

Whether marketers like it or not, consumers are now generating over 25% of content that appears in web searches for specific brand names, and consumers often trust those social media messages more than advertising or news articles about the brand. Research has shown that this “electronic …

Social Media

7 Things I’ve Learned From a Year of Interviewing Inspiring Women Leaders (And How You Can Be One Too)

In February, my friend Kim and I launched Women Catalysts. Through our monthly speaker series, I’ve been lucky to interview many of my heroes — the …

45 free online classes you can take (and finish) by the end of this year

No matter where you're at in your career, learning something new can only help you. Looking for a new job? A unique skill could easily set you apart …

The secret to Anna Wintour’s success isn’t “bitchiness”

Anna Wintour, the Vogue editor-in-chief and Condé Nast artistic director, should be known for many qualities: fierce intelligence, indomitable leadership, and political power, among them. But perhaps because <i>The Devil Wears Prada</i> was such a memorable movie—or perhaps because she is a woman—Wintour …

Anna Wintour

The Unexpected Influence of Stories Told at Work

Growing up on a Missouri farm, Walt Disney developed a love for drawing after his neighbor, a retired doctor known as “Doc” Sherwood, paid him to draw pictures of his horse. Disney later became a newspaper cartoonist and commercial artist, where he learned how to make commercials from cutout …

Psychology

Anheuser-Busch InBev Plans Takeover of SABMiller

Anheuser-Busch InBev’s long-rumored takeover of SABMiller is underway.<p>In a statement, the world’s largest beer company confirmed Wednesday that it …

What happened after 7 news sites got rid of reader comments » Nieman Journalism Lab

How to make hard choices

Here's a talk that could literally change your life. Which career should I pursue? Should I break up -- or get married?! Where should I live? Big …

Self-improvement

Handmade eyeglasses land on celebrity faces

<i>Business Pivots looks at how a switch in strategy helped catapult a business forward.</i><p>Within a year of launching their company, the founders of 9Five Eyewear, based in Chula Vista, Calif., realized they weren't crazy about their product – cheap sunglasses that were selling fast at about $37 a …

How To Build A Brand Strategy Template

After years of consulting brands and entrepreneurs, I’ve heard lots of requests to make branding easier to understand.When people ask <b>about branding</b>, …

8 Secrets People Good At Personal Branding Never Told You

“Your Brand is what people say about you when you are not in the room” – Jeff Bezos, Amazon<p>Developing your personal brand is essential because it can …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. These are the 30 most creative people in advertising in 2015.</b> The best talent in the business.<p><b>2. Tinder CEO Sean Rad has a plan to move the company beyond dating.</b> He wants to "connect the world."<p><b>3. Under Armour has launched its latest shot in its bid to topple Nike.</b> It has a new star-studded …

Flippin’ the Funnel, Terminus Style!

It was a full house at W Hotel Buckhead on August 11, 2015. Wondering what over 300 sales and marketing professionals were doing at Atlanta’s …

4 Digital Marketing Investments All Companies Should Be Making Now

It’s safe to say that not one company is sitting around scratching their head saying “I have all of this marketing budget to spare, what can I spend …

Tinder and the Dawn of the “Dating Apocalypse”

As romance gets swiped from the screen, some twentysomethings aren’t liking what they see.<p>It’s a balmy night in Manhattan’s financial district, and at a sports bar called Stout, everyone is Tindering. The tables are filled with young women and men who’ve been chasing money and deals on Wall Street …

Content Marketing Strategy: A Comprehensive Guide for Modern Marketers

Get a rather in-depth rundown of modern content marketing -- from staffing, to creation, to measurement.

Marketing

The 7 hottest FinTech companies in Silicon Valley

According to recent numbers, the US is the leading country in investments in FinTech in the last year (up 200% from the previous year).<p>Payments and lending startups are both receiving huge sums of money — even big investment banks are interested in emerging players so they don't get left behind in …

Silicon Valley

How to Diversify Your Visual Marketing Strategy

When looking at blogging as a whole, there is one element that everyone can agree as the most important: the content. Quality, style, topic, …

Infographics

15 B2B Case Studies Show how Content Marketing Drives ROI - Insights

Content marketing is becoming more important to B2B businesses. Who is succeeding and why?<p>70% of content marketers are creating more content than …