Jorge Miranda

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How To Actually Market Your Content Marketing Initiatives

Consumers are sick and tired of bold, brash, in-your-face marketing and advertising initiatives. And in all honesty, those are a lazy and tacky way to reach your audience anyway. Put yourself in your consumers’ shoes — do you want to interact with a brand that is trying to reach out to you in an …

Marketing

Confessions of an Instagram Influencer

Success as an influencer requires a strong knowledge of digital marketing. Expertise in what you're commenting about is optional.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Scrolling through the comments, I caught a “thank you for coming in.” It was posted by a popular …

Social Media

'Finding Your Passion' Is an Ineffective Way to Live Your Life, Say Scientists

So much for eat, pray, love.<p>When Steve Jobs delivered his commencement speech to Stanford University’s class of 2005, he instructed them to find …

Psychology

TED Talk's Head of Conferences Reveals the Secret to Giving a Better Presentation, Every Time

Cultivate your own storytelling technique to create an engrossing talk for any audience.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Storytelling is a tradition as old as humanity itself. Stories unify us, drawing us out of our world and into that of someone else. We tell …

Public Speaking

Supreme Court allows states to collect sales taxes on more online transactions

WASHINGTON -- A closely divided Supreme Court upended the nation's Internet marketplace Thursday, ruling that states can collect sales taxes from online retailers.<p>The decision, which overturns an earlier Supreme Court precedent, will boost state revenues at the expense of consumers and sellers who …

South Dakota

Every Marketing Tool You Need in 2018

100+ free and affordable utilities to free up time and power up efficiency<p>Every marketer needs the right tools in order to succeed in running marketing campaigns.<p>Good tools make your life easier, from blogging tools to research and tracking tools.<p>Unicorn tools are unique and magnificent time-savers …

Marketing

Why Most Content Gets No Traffic From Google Search

Some 91% of online content receives no organic traffic from Google search, according to recent research from Ahrefs.<p>The report was based on an …

SEO

So Is LASIK Eye Surgery Safe?

A New York Times report claims LASIK can lead to permanent visual side effects, which have led patients to become depressed and even suicidal.<p>When LASIK eye surgery first received FDA approval in the late 90s, it was viewed as something of a miracle procedure, as people with vision problems were …

Physiology

How Often You Should Post on Social Media, According to 10 Studies

There's a lot of debate when it comes to recommended frequency for social media publishing. Here's what the data has to say about it.<p>When it comes to determining the optimal frequency for posting on social media, even the industry giants can't seem to be able to come to a consensus. One publication …

Social Media

Successful Networking Is All About Having the Right Energy

Carrying the right energy is what makes your connections work.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are three things that set any business person apart from the rest of the pack.<p>The energy she carries.<br>• The situational knowledge she has.<br>• How she leverages …

Networking

This Digital Marketing Course Will Teach You How to Grow Your Business

Go beyond social media basics to gain a full spectrum of marketing skills, from creative development to analytics.<p>If you want your business to take …

Marketing

The Role of Digital Marketing in Business Development: an Infographic

Irrespective of what many traditional businesses may believe and adopt, digital marketing has turned out to be the necessity of the hour. It has …

Marketing

No one is opening those emails about privacy updates, and marketers are getting nervous

You've probably received a bunch of emails from companies telling you that they're changing their privacy policies, and perhaps asking you for …

Marketing

Early Stress Makes Brains Grow Up Too Fast, and That's Not a Good Thing

Kids and teens are especially vulnerable.<p>Since 1998, scientists in the Netherlands have been watching 129 people grow up. Over those 20 years, they …

The Brain

Collaborative Robots Used in eCommerce Fulfillment

What we refer to as autonomous mobile robots are not. They are not really autonomous that is. Autonomy suggests some level of independence by a human, or a robot, in picking which tasks to work on and how they are completed. But the ROI from mobile robots is based on the centralized intelligence …

Robotics

DHS: Nearly 2,000 Children Separated From Adults At Border In 6 Weeks

The Department of Homeland Security says 1,995 minors were separated from their "alleged adult guardians" at the southern border in just over a monthlong period.<p>A DHS spokesman said the separations occurred between April 19 and the end of May under the administration's relatively new "zero …

Immigration

This is the Secret Trick Carmakers Allegedly Use to Get You To Pay More (It's Really Quite Clever)

Did you ever suspect?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>How often do you look at your car repair bill and understand all the costs?<p>How often do you look at all the numbers and marvel at just how expensive a new radiator might be?<p>At …

Automotive Industry

The Worst Advice I Ever Received

When a consultant told me to abandon part of my business strategy, I had to take a hard look at my priorities.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you become an entrepreneur, everyone wants to give you advice. And to give these folks credit, <i>most</i> of that advice …

Entrepreneurship

The Death of Supply Chain Management

The supply chain is the heart of a company’s operations. To make the best decisions, managers need access to real-time data about their supply chain, but the limitations of legacy technologies can thwart the goal of end-to-end transparency. However, those days may soon be behind us. New digital …

Customer Service

What to Do When Your Boss Won’t Advocate for You

Having a great boss is a potentially life-changing gift. On the other hand, many of us know firsthand that having a bad boss can cause a lot of drama, headaches, and stress. While it’s easy to love the great bosses and flee the bad ones, there’s one kind of boss that’s much less straightforward to …

Leadership

How to Use This Highly Effective Apple Marketing Technique for Your Business

It's one that doesn't require a big budget.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Did you know that Apple made more in profit in three months than Amazon has in its lifetime?<p>Yes -- it's kind of astounding to see how incredible Apple is, and furthermore, it's …

Marketing

The Future Of Everything That Matters In Digital Marketing

When <i>The</i> <i>Wall Street Journal</i> first had the audacity to create a magazine and event series called <i>The Future of Everything</i>, I had to stop myself from rolling my eyes. But then my curiosity got the best of me and I started reading about everything from the problems with fully autonomous vehicles to the …

Artificial Intelligence

Could this alternative to antibiotics help wipe out superbugs?

Scientists in the US have developed a new approach to killing bacteria that could one day herald an alternative to antibiotics.<p>Many antibiotics – particularly the broad spectrum variety that target a wide range of bacteria – can lead to further infections because, as well as targeting the bug …

Microbiology

Build the Business You Want Because Nobody Is Going to Pay Your Bills

The only critics you really need to listen to you are your customers. If they have no complaints, ignore everyone who does.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship is an amazing opportunity to create a business which allows you to be in control of your …

Entrepreneurship

Chart(s) Of The Week: They Just Called You Stupid

India was not alone in having its central bank unexpectedly act in attempted defiance of the "dollar." There was Indonesia (last week) raising rates, …

Central Banks

Radical candor: Is it ever OK to use the word ‘stupid’ when giving feedback?

• DrIs it ever OK to use the word “stupid” when giving feedback? Professional business coach Kim Scott offered great perspectives on this question when …

Sheryl Sandberg

Apple's Conscious Uncoupling

In Brand Strategy, we introduce the concept of laddering, an attempt to deposition a competitor by highlighting an attribute or area where they are …

Tim Cook

Swiss Voters Reject Radical Sovereign Money Plan in Landslide

Swiss voters dismissed a radical proposal to overturn one of the financial system’s core tenets.<p>The so-called sovereign money initiative, or …

Economics

Wall Street is sounding the alarm on a troubling market trend that's threatening to tank stocks over the summer

The stock market looks like a runaway train right now compared to other asset classes. And while investors with dollar signs in their eyes may view the situation as a positive, Wall Street doesn't like what it sees.<p>At the root of the concern felt by Goldman Sachs is the disconnect that's growing …

Stock Markets

Swiss voters reject campaign to radically alter banking system

ZURICH (Reuters) - A radical plan to transform Switzerland's financial landscape by barring commercial banks from electronically creating money when they lend was resoundingly rejected by Swiss voters on Sunday.<p>More than three quarters rejected the so-called Sovereign Money initiative, according to …

Economics