Matej Czuczor

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5 Ways to Project Confidence in Front of an Audience

Employees, investors, and partners don’t just follow anyone — they follow leaders who have command of the business and command of the stage. Whether you’re presenting on an analyst call or speaking to your entire organization in a town hall meeting, you’re being judged on your confidence and …

Public Speaking

6 Statements That Stop You Having Impact and Influence

Thu 24<b>May</b>2018<p>There is a quote by Robin S Sharma which I love:<p><i>“Leadership is not about a title or a designation. It's about impact, influence and</i> …

This Habit Will Make Everyone Think of You as a Leader, Instantly

Curiosity didn't kill the cat. It made him a harbinger of success.<p>Whether or not you want to be a leader, most of us would agree that being looked up to and admired is a good thing. Yet, the qualities that we see as admirable are changing along with our societal norms. One behavior, however, that …

Leadership

The Do’s and Don’ts of Creating Brand Loyalty

To create brand loyalty you must make your customers appreciate your brand and let them know your brand appreciates themThe post The Do’s and Don’ts …

We Have A Winner: Online Advertising Versus Free Traffic

What’s the best source of traffic to make money online? Is it advertising-driven traffic? Or is it so-called free traffic—organic search traffic?The …

A Comprehensive Guide To UX Research

(This is a sponsored article.) Before embarking upon the design phase of any project, it’s critical to undertake some research so that the decisions …

What Your LinkedIn Profile Should Look Like in 2018

Stop treating it as a Rolodex.<p>Hate to break it to you, but if you’re treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned Rolodex, you’re doing it wrong.<p>Nearly …

Ignoring This Group of People Could Destroy Your Business. Are You Listening?

Ensure you're keeping an ear out for these three things.<p>In order to run a successful business, you need to learn to be a great listener. One voice you can't ignore? The voice of your customer.<p>Listening to your customers' feedback, of course, is a must for any business. But in recent years, many …

groupofpeople

What Mentors Wish Their Mentees Knew

The mentor-mentee relationship is a tango between a more senior person and a junior one. Just as in dance, coordination and orchestration between parties is necessary for grace and success. And while we and others have written about what makes the ideal mentor, comparatively less attention has been …

Self-improvement

Why Samsung's New Ad Won't Convince Me to Leave Apple

Samsung's new ad trolls Apple in a hilarious way. Here's why it's still bad for Samsung.<p>On Sunday, Samsung dropped a new commercial on YouTube, encouraging Apple users to switch loyalties and "upgrade to Galaxy." The crux of its argument is that in recent years, Apple has lagged behind, debuting …

Mobile

3 Years From Now, If You Don't Have A Personal Brand, Nobody Is Going To Work With You

Personal branding in 2018 is going to be a hot topic.<p>These days, I feel the same way I felt as a teenager, shouting from the rooftops of how important the Internet was going to be, only to be told that it was just a "trend."<p>This is a true story:<p>In 2008, I attended one of the top journalism schools …

Marketing

There's more to life than being happy

Our culture is obsessed with happiness, but what if there's a more fulfilling path? Happiness comes and goes, says writer Emily Esfahani Smith, but …

Happiness

If You Want to Build a Billion-Dollar Brand Like Apple and Coca-Cola, Change Your Marketing Strategy

Five tips to know when it might be time to move beyond product and into brand advertising.<p>Apple didn't become the most valuable brand in the entire world, worth $170 billion (total market cap: $814 billion), by talking about the processing power or pixel count of its computers. Instead, the company …

Marketing

6 Expert Tips to Running Your Instagram Like a Professional Influencer

Want to be a top Instagram Influencer? You need to run your account like a business. Here are the pro tips for getting started.<p>These days, it seems like if you want to be an established brand, influencer, or professional, you need a large social media presence, especially on Instagram. Some of most …

Social Media

To Succeed on Social Media, Avoid These Rookie Mistakes

Want to post high-quality social media content? Knowing what low-quality content to avoid is a great place to start.<p>Let's be honest for a second here. When it comes to quality, a large amount of social media content posted by brands isn't good. In fact, in terms of subject matter, copy, photo …

Social Media

5 Little Words That Will Make You a Much Better Leader

Author Simon Sinek offers a dead simple mantra to instantly level up your leadership.<p>We all know great leaders excel at articulating their vision. What's less often appreciated is that listening is an equally valuable leadership skill.<p>Why? First, because feeling truly heard is deeply empowering for …

Leadership

9 Ways to Work With Difficult People (Infographic)

Effectively navigate tensions in the workplace to improve your day and your career with these tips.<p>1 min read<p>Co-worker tensions account for about 80 percent of workplace difficulties, but fortunately there are many simple tactics to make life at the office easier.<p>Psychologists have found that a …

Self-esteem

How to get your ideas to spread

In a world of too many options and too little time, our obvious choice is to just ignore the ordinary stuff. Marketing guru Seth Godin spells out …

Forget Sales Quotas: Obsess About Your Customer Experiences

Stop obsessing about sales and start obsessing about customer value along the specific stages of the customer journey.<p>That's when your organization …

4 Requirements for Linking CX to ROI

Article by Ernan Roman<p>Featured on crmirewards.com<p>Eighty-one percent of consumers are willing to pay for a better experience, according to the Capgemini’s study <b>“</b>The Disconnected Customer.” Yet, customers don’t feel that companies are delivering high quality customer experience (CX), and one in five …

Want to be mentally strong? Here are things you must avoid!

I did my internship during MBA at a startup firm in Pune. Although I could easily get an internship in a reputed MNC but I knew working in a startup would give me the exposure and experience I was looking for. I was curious to know what goes inside an organization at the ground level and upper …

Brand marketers need to understand the reality of retail

Retail giant Alibaba recently announced its target to hit a gross merchandise volume of $1tr by 2020 – crediting it success so far to a ‘New Retail’ …

What I learned from 100 days of rejection

Jia Jiang adventures boldly into a territory so many of us fear: rejection. By seeking out rejection for 100 days -- from asking a stranger to borrow …

Marian Chrvala on LinkedIn: “Social media doesn’t work the…

Social media doesn’t work the way many marketers think it does. The mere act of endorsing a brand does not affect a customer’s behavior or lead to …

5 Tips to Make Your Portfolio Better

Every Person Should Do These 8 Things Before 8 A.M.

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams.<p>Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. If you have a full-time job and kids, it's even harder.<p>How do you move forward?<p>If you don't purposefully carve time out every day to progress and improve -- without …

Self-improvement

This Generic Millennial Ad Made Entirely From Stock Footage Is Disturbingly Perfect

How can brands target their marketing to millennials? Easy -- just crib from the playbook laid out in "This Is a Generic Millenial Ad," a new video …

Advertising

The Difference Between Leadership and Management

A common question with a simple answer that will help you with each<p>As a professor of leadership and management and author of a bestselling leadership book, I get asked a lot<p>What's the difference between leadership and management?<p>Everyone gets that each is important.<p>Most people get that they overlap …

Leadership

How Brands Use Instagram Stories [Infographic]

Instagram Stories turned one recently, and influencer marketing platform Klear analyzed 149 brands across eight industries to see how brands are …

Instagram