Chitral Patel

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My First Bitcoin Wallet

10 months ago I took a trip to Bali and spent a couple weeks living in a boutique hotel turned coliving apartment at a place called Roam Ubud. During …

Toronto’s Elgin Theatre villain Ross Petty takes his last bow

It's usually hard to resist booing upon seeing Ross Petty.<p>But meeting up with Toronto's No. 1 pantomime villain in his dressing room a couple of weeks before he is to step on stage at the Elgin Theatre for his last opening night, I'm surprised to find myself more worried about shedding a tear.<p>After …

Google has found that its most successful teams have 5 traits in common

Following the success of Project Oxygen, an internal study of what it takes to be a top manager at Google that started in 2008 and whose findings are still used today, the company undertook another study, this one of team dynamics.<p>A group of Google's People Operations (HR) employees spent the past …

Employment

Could influencer marketing platforms be the future of social media advertising?

Influencer marketing offers a better return on investment than traditional social media advertising by using influential people to promote brands.

Top 30 Millionaire Habits for Incredible Success

Habits are extremely powerful. Think about the most basic things you do every day, such as your morning and nighttime routines. These aren't even things you think about, you just do them because you've always done them. If you want to become a millionaire, you're going to have to program some new …

Self-improvement

43 ways to calculate SaaS churn (and why you should just keep it simple)

At its core, churn rate is a super simple concept: Your churn rate is the percentage of your customers that leave your service over a given period of …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. The European Court of Justice ruled that the "Safe Harbor" agreement used by US tech companies to send data between the US and Europe is invalid.</b> That could cause trouble for companies like Facebook and Google if European countries insist they store European user data locally.<p><b>2. Microsoft held</b> …

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Twitter's biggest change ever, Moments, lets you follow events

Just 24 hours after Twitter announced that Jack Dorsey would become the company’s permanent CEO, Project Lightning, the company’s long-promised way to follow events, has finally emerged.<p>It’s now called ‘Moments’ and marks the first fundamental product change since the company’s launch.<p>Moments is a …

Social Media

11 Thoughts To Unlock Your Creativity

<b>“The human mind can hold two completely opposing ideas at the same time.”</b> Thank you Liz Gilbert for enlightening us with this concept. How many times …

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Five trends transforming content marketing

Tom Webster and I have the opportunity to experience a broad swath of marketing ideas, organizations and people during our travels and it’s always …

Marketing

Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016

Press Release<p>ORLANDO, Fla. , October 6, 2015 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016<p>Analysts …

Internet of Things

10 Essential Content Marketing Tools to Boost Your Business

Content marketing is all the rage nowadays. There is always a need for consistent and relevant content to draw a clearly defined audience and retain …

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10 of the Best Blogging Tools

Blogging is one of the best ways to grow your business online. Blogs give you the opportunity to showcase your brand as an authority, publish …

Automated Marketing: 6 Simple Steps and 18 Amazing Resources

The promises of automated marketing are big: more leads, more conversions, more sales … less work.As early as 2013, the Lenskold Group found that <i>“63%</i> …

Marketing

How to Build Your Personal Brand Using WordPress

Are you trying to build a personal brand? In today’s age, anyone can look you up on the internet and learn more about you. WordPress can help you …

Marketing

Using SEO To Maximize Your Content Marketing Strategy

The panda is watching.<p>When it comes to a Google search – a whole lot of factors play a part in where you turn up.<p>But thanks to the 2011 Panda Updates …

As digital ad options dry up, marketers turn desperate

<i>A parable.</i>One day I went in to my boss with a breakthrough idea.“Boss! I found a way to make money off of other people’s websites, the best content …

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Why Do People Blog? The Benefits of Blogging

When blogging started, the first blogs were really glorified online journals, and in all likelihood, becoming a professional blogger and making money online wasn't the goal. Since then, the blogosphere has evolved, and now people blog for many different reasons. There are even distinctions among …

Marketing

QUIZ: Do you know what the numbers attached to these 13 brand names mean?

But what do those numbers actually mean?<p>See if you can guess the reasons why these 13 brands have numbers attached to their names and marketing slogans.<p><i>This slideshow was compiled using information from an infographic kindly supplied by Lottoland.</i>

Etymology

Maximize Your Google Analytics with These Helpful Add-Ons

You know all about Google Analytics and love the data it provides, but wouldn’t it be nice if there were tools to make managing all of that complex …

Analytics

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Crowdfunding shouldn’t be marketing in disguise

We get a lot of crowdfunding pitches at TNW, way more than we could ever write about but there’s a particular type that really annoys me.<p>Many crowdfunding stories are about plucky individuals or young companies looking to raise the awareness and cash needed to get their first product off the …

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How to Prepare Now for SEO in 2016

Marketing and SEO expert Timothy Miller shares tools and tips to help you master your brand's online presence.<p>Whether you like it or not, people still search online for what they want--and increasingly, they do it from their phones. Do you want them to find your business, or your competitors, when …

Facebook is losing its grip on teens as visual social networks gain popularity

There are some fissures beginning to show in Facebook's remarkably strong hold on nearly every demographic.<p>Teens, for instance, still use Facebook a great deal, but they no longer see it as the most prestigious or important social network: The rise in teens listing Instagram as their "most …

The Most Critical Key to Success May Surprise You

Study those who've gone before. You'll learn how little you really know, and how few of your ideas are really original. You'll also learn how to become truly great.<p><i>What is the key to success? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Rod D. Martin , founder and CEO of</b> …

Why Slack could be the future of conferences

How a social app broke out at Portland's XOXO Festival<p>We go to conferences to meet people, whether for business or personal reasons, and yet often I meet far fewer than I hope to. Inside a crowded convention space, things can turn cliquish in a hurry. Come lunch time, I’m right back to being the …

Former Google head says his startup will become the next $1.5 billion 'unicorn'

Dan Cobley, who left Google in August last year to focus on the new start-up, said that SalaryFinance would "be talked about in some of the same sentences as unicorn businesses over the next few years."<p>The new fintech - financial technology - company allows working people to consolidate their …

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17 Mark Cuban Quotes on What it Takes to Run a Business

The 'Shark Tank' star sounds off on everything from how to stay ahead of the competition, to why you never want to invest in a company that has logo-embroidered polo shirts.<p>Mark Cuban always seems to come out on top.<p>He sold his first company, MicroSolutions, for $6 million. He did even better with …

Entrepreneurship