Michael Whitlow

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5 Clues That it is Time to Redesign Your Company's Website

In a recent survey Stanford’s Persuasive Technology Lab found that almost half (46.1 %) of people say a website’s design is the number one criterion …

FUEL LINES

Positioning is the foundation for new business but most agencies are fearful of it. All they can think about are missed opportunities.<p>Without a …

The 7 Deadly Sins of Business Blogging

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Since blogging has become so common, far too many people have fallen into the trap of thinking that it’s easy. This can be a huge mistake, especially for businesses.<p>The simple fact is that your blog can be one of the most important …

What Your Microbiome Wants for Dinner - Issue 31: Stress

Let’s admit it. Few of us like to think, much less talk about our colons. But you might be surprised at the importance of what gets into your colon …

Nutrition

Here's how the tech unicorns use color to win your business

Today's infographic, by the Masters in Psychology Guide, is on the psychology of color in business. It analyzes the colors used by major tech startups as well as by prominent consumer brands in their advertising.<p>Out of the largest 50 unicorns, tech startups that have achieved valuations of $1 …

Chicken With a Beef: The Untold Story of Chick-fil-A’s Cow Campaign

Stan Richards, founder and creative director of ad agency The Richards Group, was sitting in a routine staff meeting in 1994 when he learned his …

Advertising

Can Coding Help Girls Take Risks?

<i>Part 4 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Nudge<p><b>About Reshma Saujani's TED Talk:</b><p>Girls Who Code founder Reshma Saujani offers a creative solution to gently push young women into making bold decisions. Her program aims to close the gender gap in computer science.<p><b>About Reshma Saujani</b><p>In 2012, Reshma Saujani …

Ad Agency New Business Success Through Positioning

Small to midsize agencies can create a position for new business through content marketing and social media.<p>Stephanie Holland is President and …

75 Mind-Blowing Sales Statistics That Will Help You Sell Smarter in 2017

Every time I think I've gotten a grip on the weird, wonderful world of sales, I learn something new that forces me to change my perspective and …

Sorry, There’s Nothing Magical About Breakfast

I don’t eat breakfast. It’s not that I dislike what’s offered. Given the choice of breakfast food or lunch food, I’d almost always choose eggs or waffles. It’s just that I’m not hungry at 7:30 a.m., when I leave for work.<p>In fact, I’m rarely hungry until about lunchtime. So, other than a morning cup …

Your Prospect Completely Stopped Responding? Send This Email

Sometimes our prospects simply go cold. Despite our efforts, they completely stop responding to our emails. In these instances, I send the …

Seth Godin's 'Permission Marketing' Turns 15

The date was May 6, 1999. “Livin’ La Vida Loca” topped the charts while “The Matrix” had movie-goers contemplating the very nature of reality in our technological age. In retrospect, it was the perfect release date for a little, mustard-colored book that would help change the face of marketing …

33 Ways To Get More Clients

“How do I get more clients?”<p>It’s the question every consultant asks.<p>Why?<p>Because clients are the <b>lifeblood</b> of any consulting business.<p><i>Without clients,</i> …

25 Simple Ways to Grow Your Email List

What Millennials’ Career Paths Tell Us

Last month on campus, On Campus Recruiting (OCR) occurred, involving Wharton MBA students, dozens of employers, lots of expectant energy and, I …

Countdown to Income Inequality Catastrophe

The World Economic Forum declared that “inequality is one of the key challenges of our time.” The network’s experts identified it identified as the …