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The Best Twitter Chat For Teachers In 2015

<b>The Best Twitter Chat For Teachers In 2015</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b>If there was ever a doubt that education twitter chats were kind of a big deal, this …

Education Technology

Online Marketing News: Facebook Says Hello, Twitter Gets More Direct, Google Gets Mobile-Friendly

<b>The Periodic Table of Social Media –</b> There’s a science to social media. From content and metrics to terminology, here’s a fun way to test and verify …

Marketing

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ISPs

Why You Should Be Tagging Your Curriculum

<b>Why You Should Be Tagging Your Curriculum</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>You probably should be tagging your curriculum.<p>It’s 2014. It’s time.<p>Tagging is is the labeling …

10 Content Marketing Mistakes That Amateurs Make - Insights

Content marketing is time consuming.<p>Do you often wake up in the middle of the night saying to yourself that it’s not worth the time and effort. We …

6 Recent Marketing Campaigns That Were Pretty Awesome

This story appears in the May 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>I’ve been thinking about some great marketing campaigns of recent months—those I might consider the “best.”<p>But I find myself wondering: What does <i>best</i> mean, exactly? Or, more simply: Is <i>popular</i> the same as <i>best</i>? If something is …

The Right Way to Build a Remote Culture | Inc.com

<i>This is a guest post from Nick Francis, the co-founder and CEO at Help Scout, a customer support tool for businesses. @nickfrancis</i><p>One of the best decisions we've made at Help Scout is to build a remote culture. The 20 people on our team hail from 11 states and four countries (including the U.S.). …

The Workplace

The 29 rules of social media – and which ones to break

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer Blog.</i><p>How did you end up learning the unwritten rules for social media etiquette?<p>“75% of European digital ecosystem is present at #TNW2018”Are you doing business in Amsterdam in May?Join us<p>For me, it was a lot of watching and waiting, a bit of …

Thought Leadership

23 Powerful Tips to Help Women Leaders Succeed | Inc.com

Every year on March 8th, thousands of events are held across the globe in recognition of International Women's Day. The history of International Women's Day (IWD) runs deep. Its roots go back to the early 1900s as a day created to inspire and honor women and celebrate their accomplishments.<p>Today, …

Women Leaders

Career & Motherhood: 10 Ways to Make It Work

“I’m just afraid I’m not doing enough as a mother—and maybe I’m not even doing it right at all.”<p>A young working mom, her eyes misty and tired from …

Education on Air

Super Simple Social Media Strategy: Get Big Results

The Social Media Marketing Cycle<p><b>The key to social media is to show up, be generous in your contributions and pay-it-forward</b>. This holds true …

Public Relations

How to Measure Social ROI on Facebook Ads

Shares 5K<p>Are you running Facebook ad campaigns to increase engagement?<p>Wondering how to measure the short and long term impact?<p>When you spend money on …

Australian entrepreneurs raise $1 million for their business in three hours via crowdfunding

A pair of Australian entrepreneurs have reached $US1 million ($1.2 million) in funding for their business in the fastest time ever on crowdfunding …

Women Who Do Too Much

Are you working to exhaustion, giving too much of yourself to everyone and everything? Is there little time to reflect upon what you want---what you …

11 Terrible Resume Mistakes That Are Keeping You From Getting Hired

The resume is virtually a prerequisite to gainful employment. But for such an important document, it's astounding how much can go wrong.<p>Bad grammar, flowery language and too many words are just some of the mistakes that can make potential employers toss your resume in the trash.<p>The U.S. job market …

Women in Business Q&A: Dawn Fotopulos, Founder of Best Small Biz Help

<i>Dawn Fotopulos is the associate professor of business at The King's College, the founder of BestSmallBizHelp.com and author of Accounting for the Numberphobic: A Survival Guide for Small Business Owners (AMACOM, Sept. 3, 2014). As an experienced entrepreneur and small-business turnaround expert she</i> …

Learning Programming: 10 Misconceptions That Are Not True

In this post we are going to debug, explore and fix these misconceptions about being a programmer, and maybe serve as a source of relief for those …

The Average American Got a $4,580 Tax Deduction by Doing This. Did You?

Looking for a last-minute tax break? Here's something that will fit the bill nicely.<p>Everyone likes to cut their tax bill whenever they can, and with …

How to find time to create great content

We all know the many benefits of blogging, writing, self-publishing and other forms of content marketing. But one of the hardest parts is finding …

Macy's Lends Entrepreneurs A Hand With The Tools And Confidence To Scale A Business

Psychelia Terry, was an entrepreneur with a dream of starting an intimate apparel company for women with curves. In 2009, she acted on her desire and launched Urban Intimates, offering affordable and luxury lingerie, and skin care products. In just a couple of years after her launch, Terry says she …

Business Development

5 Emerging EdTech Trends to Watch in 2015 - e-Learning Feeds

While the rest of the world is making plans to eat better, exercise more, and spend less, the eLearning industry is making some resolutions of its …

Education Technology

5 Things Successful Parents Know About Kids And Money

Teaching kids about money is complicated. We want our kids to be responsible savers, but not greedy hoarders. We want them to be generous and philanthropic, but not naïve and idealistic. We want them to be successful, but thanks to 2,000 plus years of meek-shall-inherit-the-earth messaging from a …

Kids

How to Help Students Improve Their Note-Taking Skills

Students love it when teachers provide class notes—the more complete the set, the better. Students want the teacher’s notes online because it’s …

Teaching

Educators Send Flipboard Magazines Into the Classroom

MagMaker / June 27, 2014<p>Recently we’ve noticed a number of blog posts that describe how teachers are creating Flipboard magazines to collect and …

This teacher earned $50k in two months

A $50,000 windfall in just two months convinced Tim Buchalka to go full-time into online teaching.<p>The Adelaide-based software developer earned that …

5 Must-Read Personal Development Books From 2014

Whether you read a book a week or only a few a year, these five beauties, have to be at the top of your reading list.<p>Checkout <b>The 5 Must Read Personal</b> …