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This Guy Lost 130 Pounds in a Year. Here's How He Did It.

He literally took it one step at a time.<p>Ty Storey claims he’s just an average guy. But over the course of a single year, he did something very few people are able to do: He lost — and has kept off — an astonishing 130 pounds.<p>Storey told <i>MensHealth</i>.com that as a kid, he was always active and played …

Fitness

10 ways to unplug in 2018, according to wellness pros

Have a case of brain fog or simply feel <i>blah</i> as if your biological battery’s been depleted? (Asking for a friend….) As the year winds down, often so …

How to Start Saving Money in 2018

This one simple change could net you $154,631.<p>Almost 6 in 10 Americans responding to a Gallup poll said they like saving money more than they like …

Make 2018 the year of the comeback

2017 was a tough year for some people. It was a year of setbacks, defeats and failures. But 2018 is a new year! There is hope for a comeback – including for each of you reading these words.<p>The New York Giants need a comeback year. The people of Puerto Rico and Houston certainly need a comeback …

Google reveals how Chrome's ad-blocker will work when it goes live February 15th

Advertising is the lifeblood of Google, so the company has always had an understandably awkward relationship with ad-blocking software. Google seems …

What shoppers really want from personalized marketing

What customers want and what businesses think they want are often two different things. Here’s what customers are looking for.<p><b>Anyone who has gotten</b> …

10 podcasts that will make you better with money

Podcasts are all the rage right now. We even have podcasts that review and recommend other podcasts! I'm proud to say that I'm a podcast junkie, as is most everyone I know.But did you know that your podcast addiction could actually help you manage your personal finances?<p>Here are 10 that will …

Try These Experiments to Drive More Site Visitors

The<p>phrase "SEO is dead" is searched for about 210 times each month, indicating a handful of marketers aren't sold on the value of search engine …

Marketing

15 Must-Read Business Books on Leadership and Personal Development From the Past 5 Years

Science and positive psychology point the way to the future of leadership.<p>The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention.<p>For this list, I have focused heavily on …

Leadership

Dumbing Down SEO: Basic Tips For The Organic Search Beginner

SEO is a complex topic that sounds simple, so let’s clarify what it means before we get into the meat of the issue. SEO stands for search engine optimization. Search engine optimization refers to how search engines determine which links are shown first to users.<p>This determination centers around …

Amber Guild

Amber Guild was named president of T Brand at The New York Times Company in November 2017. In this role, she oversees T Brand, which includes T Brand …

Ogilvy & Mather

These Artful, Wonderfully Written Milk Ads Just Won Gold at Cannes

It says something that the most famous advertisements for milk are all about its absence. It’s not exactly a product that inspires powerful …

Advertising Industry

​This New Workout Will Completely Change Your Definition Of Dad Bod

​Trainer Cory Gregory designed a plan that’ll reshape your entire body<p>Raising a family is no excuse to get soft.<p>Sure, you’re now in charge of shuffling your kid to soccer practice and making sure his homework gets done each night, but there’s also one more responsibility you just can’t shirk—and …

Why Your Success Depends On Being Digitally Convivial

A huge part of my work over the past few years has been helping companies activate their people to become social savvy stewards of the company brand. It’s ironic because just a few years before that, many companies completely blocked access to social media platforms like LinkedIn, Facebook, and …

5 Little Known Advantages Of Starting Your Business With A Business Plan

How many have gone into business without a business plan? And how many would still go into business without taking the time to prepare this all-important piece of the document?<p>The thing is, many regular folks, even ‘veteran businessmen’ undervalue the benefits of having a business plan.<p>Without a …

Small Business

13 Strategies to Use If Your Domain Name Isn’t Available

It’s part of the struggle of running a business in the digital age.You come up with the perfect business name.You design business cards, start all of …

The future of ad agencies has never been more in doubt

A few years ago, Booking.com, a hotel e-commerce site owned by Priceline, worked closely with a media-buying agency to figure out where to allocate its ad budgets.<p>"We'd have meetings where we'd sit down and say, 'We should put this much on YouTube, this much on other sites,' et cetera," Pepijn …

3 Ways to Know You're on the Path to Content Marketing Success

Whether you're new to content or you've been at it for a while, you don't need to keep stumbling around in the dark. It's time to shed some light on the subject.<p>Have you ever hit your knee on a misplaced piece of furniture because you didn't turn on the bedside lamp? It's a jarring experience, …

Marketing

5 Ways To Improve Your Small Business Marketing

Marketing is important to every business’s survival. As a small business owner, you probably have a small business marketing strategy. But, marketing is always changing with new tactics.<p>As marketing evolves, shouldn’t your small business marketing strategies change, too? Learning how to improve …

Small Business

10 Powerful Ways You Can Earn Credibility in Your Industry

Credibility is your best currency, with it you are solvent without you are bankrupt.<p>There are many traits that can help you become successful. But if you're going to encourage certain things within yourself, you might do better by focusing on those that will make you credible.<p>Credibility is, in a …

Leadership

4 Reasons to Leverage DIY Website Builders

Business-to-Consumer ecommerce companies are blazing a trail that B2B firms can follow to generate a lot more business.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For boutique agencies and freelancers, the conundrum often goes like this: You have a dozen clients to manage …

Small Business

Luxury fashion brands shift budgets to digital

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Luxury fashion brands like Gucci and Louis Vuitton — traditionally big magazine advertisers — are starting to shift more and more ad dollars to digital channels, …

How Are Email Marketers Planning To Innovate In 2017?

What’s on the minds of email marketers in 2017? Several organizations have released studies recently on various aspects of email marketing whose …

Artificial Intelligence

6 Money Habits That Could Cripple Your Business Over Time

Your company's finances may be discouraging, but don't worry: You can still make that monetary U-turn to success.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No entrepreneur starts off a business with the intention of having it shut down in a few months' time. But the …

Personal Finance

Here's a Clever Marketing Tactic for Getting the Attention of Thousands of People

When everybody is watching or talking about the same thing, tweet your way into the action.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Injecting your content into trending news can be a great tool to increase your exposure and following, but be careful -- it can make or …

Social Media

Want Better Social Advertising? Break Down the Walls

Over the past decade, the use of social platforms grew rapidly, expanding into every aspect of our lives. According to Pew Research Center, 69 …

Public Relations

Data Analytics Is No Longer A Nice Option -- It's The Core Of The Enterprise

Global businesses are facing increasing complexity and market volatility. In response, all business functions are turning to data-driven analytics and insights as a means to manage this increasing uncertainty, while better understanding their organizations’ customer bases and growing their …

Big Data

Everything You Need To Know About Video Marketing For Your Small Business

Video marketing was the big success story of 2016, and so far in 2017 there are no signs it’s losing its shine.<p>The statistics tell a powerful tale. Research reveals video viewers are between 64% and 85% more likely to buy a product after seeing a video for it, and 71% of marketers report higher …

5 Free Tips to Make Social Media Work For Your Business

Social media is a lot more than funny filters, so make sure to get the most bang for your buck.<p>When reviewing business headlines and news stories it can be difficult to decide which topic is mentioned more often -- data analytics or social media. This can be even more frustrating if you, as an …

Social Media