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30 Days Of Meals You Can Eat During A Sugar Detox

I gave up all added sugar and artificial sweeteners for an entire month and actually didn't hate it. Here's everything I ate along the way.

Healthy Eating

How to Create a Social Media Marketing Content Plan in 7 Steps

Want to connect more with your target audience? Wondering how to deliver relevant social media content consistently? Planning your social media …

Marketing

I Quit Sugar For 30 Days And This Is What Happened

No added sugars, no artificial sweeteners, no fake sugars, no honey, no agave, no syrup, no joy.<p>1. You too are interested in a sugar detox and want to know if it really helps with weight management, increased energy, fewer cravings, improved skin, etc.<p>2. You don’t understand how a human can do such …

High Blood Pressure

If You Want to Build A Brand, Create an Emotional Experience First | Inc.com

Think of your five best friends in this world. If you don't have five add in Myspace Tom, he's always happy to help. Are these relationships transactional or emotional? Do you remember the person or a favorite memory of that person?<p>Emotion plays a critical role in how we make friendships. And …

Customer Experience

Shopify’s Marketing Events API shows merchants what marketing actually does

Shopify is announcing a number of new APIs for developers at its annual Unite developer conference in San Francisco today, but the new Marketing Events API might be the most interesting, especially for sellers using the platform. Basically, it allows the many developers already building marketing …

The 1 Smoothie Recipe You Need to Lose Weight

If you've tried kale in smoothies before but weren't a fan of the earthy flavor, you've got to give this creamy recipe a try. The pineapple not only helps prevent belly bloat, but its strong tangy flavor helps hide the bitterness of the kale.<p>This 350-calorie smoothie not only tastes great, but it …

Strawberry Butter

<b>This Strawberry Butter is one of the most requested recipes by my family, I’m really excited to share it with you.</b><p>Making compound butters like this …

14 Ice Cream Float Recipes to Kick Off Summer

Oh, hey there, sunshine. Nice to *finally* see you! With warmer weather comes the highly anticipated ice cream season. Instead of jumping right into sundaes and ice cream cakes, how about you dip your toe in the water with an ice cream soda or two? Wine floats are perfect for girls’ night or after …

From Lemon Cake To Chocolate Cream Pie: 15 Unforgettable Easter Desserts

Jelly beans and chocolate bunnies are fine, but these Easter treats will make your holiday celebration unforgettable. From the lemoniest lemon pound cake to the silkiest chocolate cream pie, there is something on this list for every<i>bunny</i>.<p>1. Lemon Buttermilk Pound Cake<p>If ever there was a cake for …

11 Daily Habits of Exceptionally Successful People | Inc.com

Succeeding in business and in life obviously requires mastering a set of skills that will produce extraordinary results, says conventional wisdom.<p>None of them, unfortunately, come from reading books or articles such as this one, but it's certainly a good start.<p>The real success factor comes from the …

Self-improvement

Banana Republic Hires CEO, Creative Director Leaves Mac Cosmetics

This week, Mark Breitbard has been appointed as chief executive officer of Banana Republic, and Mac Cosmetic's creative director, James Gager, has …

General Motors

The Secret of Story Telling

Consumer touch points are opportunities to communicate. Walk in your customer's shoes and think about where they interact with your brand.<p><i>The following is an excerpt from Brand Buzz: 3 Breakthrough Secrets for Building a Winning Brand by Adrienne Weiss and Greg Weiss.</i><p>On the south side of Chicago in …

Five Ways To Make The Most Out Of Brand Loyalty

In today’s market, customers don’t have to be loyal. They have endless choices and a nonstop stream of information at their fingertips to help them find the latest brand and product information. Even if your brand creates the highest quality product on the market, customer loyalty is not guaranteed …

Customer Experience

10 Influencer Marketing Campaigns to Inspire and Get You Started With Your Own

You can't go anywhere these days without hearing about the elusive, purportedly mystical powers of <i>influencer marketing.</i>But is this buzzword-laden …

Public Relations

Five Metrics That Prove Social Media Is Working For Your Business

If you aren’t using social media for your business, you’re doing something wrong. To put it into perspective, Statista reported that of the 3.17 billion people using the internet, 2.3 billion are active social media users. In other words, if your business isn’t using social media as a marketing …

Marketing

How to make your kid good at anything, according to a world expert on peak performance

K. Anders Ericsson has spent 30 years studying people who are exceptional at what they do, and trying to figure out how they got to be so good. His conclusion: in most cases, talent doesn’t matter—practice does.<p>The practice he advocates is not hitting 100,000 golf balls or spending 10,000 hours …

University of Pennsylvania

Limoncello Ricotta Cheesecake

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Position a rack in the center of the oven. Spray a 9 x13 x 2-inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray.<p>For the …

Dessert

Moleskine Has Opened A Cafe. Doodlers Welcome

The famed notebook maker’s latest creativity-celebrating venture revolves around coffee.<p>Tucked inside every Moleskine notebook is a slip of paper that tells the brand’s history. Picasso, Hemingway, and Matisse famously sketched, wrote, and mused in generic black notebooks made by a small …

5 Social Media Campaigns That Businesses Should Learn from

Social commerce helps a brand to remain responsive throughout theThe post 5 Social Media Campaigns That Businesses Should Learn from appeared first …

Startups (India)

Here Are Some Tips on What to Avoid as a Manager When Giving Orders

What to Avoid as a Manager When Giving Orders<p>Updated May 14, 2018<p>Many people believe that to be an effective manager you have to give orders to the …

Management

Want to be a more productive person? Use a pen and paper

Krista Ray, a 22-year-old theater producer based in New York City, used to keep all of her to-do lists and schedules in one place: Google calendar. …

22 French Pharmacy Products That People Actually Swear By

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Mobile Phones Are Changing Retail. Here's How. (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Shoppers have the Internet in their pockets. For store owners, that’s changing the game.<p>Almost half of shoppers admit to having participated in “showrooming,” or going into a retail store to look at a product and then buying a less …

Finding A Niche: How A London Cosmetics Startup Has Made A Splash Targeting Under-Served Consumers

“Big brands often lack the understanding of what consumers really want,” says Farah Naz. “They aren’t agile enough to respond to customer demands- and being so risk averse they lag on innovation.”<p>It’s that lack of responsiveness that can so often allows entrepreneurial to stride boldly into mature …

Rita Ora

4 Ways to Use Live Video on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook for Your Business

This past week was been filled with live video updates on your favorite social media networks! Now you can share live streamed videos on Facebook, …

Facebook Live

29 Compliments Your Kids Need to Hear From You

Among the growing list of things that your kids need from you every day, both physically and emotionally, is to feel loved, valued, and special. Even though some parents are always oozing with compliments for their kiddos while others are worrying that they're praising their kids too much, children …

How an Instagram campaign created 16,000 images for a travel brand

Many travel brands would be happy with consumer “recall” in the region of one-in-three – but there is always more that a company can do, …

Digital Marketing