Stan Wilkerson

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Instagram Algorithm: How Marketers Should Alter Their Strategy

Do you use Instagram to showcase your business? Have you heard about the new algorithm and other changes? Sue B. Zimmerman joins us to explore the …

10 Things That Abruptly Happen When Real Leadership Shows Up

<i>“There are no bad teams, only bad leaders.”―</i>Jocko Willink<p>What does the environment around you look like?<p>Is it obvious to you and everyone else what …

Motivation

6 Things Great Leaders Do Everyday

No matter what line of business you’re in, it’s likely your company is facing increased competition these days. That’s why good leadership matters so …

Leadership

6 Ways to Grow Professionally in 2016

If you want more professionally you have to have a plan to get it.<p>Person A works for a company where, on your first day, you're thrown to wolves. You have to figure out where everything is, what to do, where the training coursework is, yadda yadda.<p>Person B works for a company where, from the start, …

Employment

5 Ways to Grow Your Instagram Following

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At my company, Instagram is the social media platform that results in the most engagement -- despite the fact that we actually have fewer followers on Instagram than we do on Facebook. On Instagram, we have more of our audience …

Social Media

5 Ways To Respond When Someone Rejects Your Idea

Someone just took aim at your idea. Resist the urge to fire back, then do this instead.<p>You’re pitching that shiny new idea to your boss or a client. Maybe you’re sure they’ll like it, or maybe you know it’ll be a hard sell.<p>And then comes that first hint of an objection: a skeptical or dismissive …

Internet Marketing

People Want to Know and Like You. Invest in Your Personal Branding Now.

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The earliest days of a new startup are an exhilarating, sleepless whirlwind of hope, fear and stress. You’re probably doing just about all you can handle, wearing way more hats than any one professional should as you pour your …

Marketing

5 Quick Tips For Better Listening Skills | Work It Daily

In today’s rushed world, good listening skills can fall to the wayside. Everyone is concerned with only one thing: number one.<p>However, these bad …

Self-improvement

The Best 13 Budget Bourbons Under $50

4 minute Read<p>Bourbon’s having a bit of a moment. For one, September is National Bourbon Heritage Month, which means 30 days of required drinking. …

5 Special-Occasion Bourbons

As part of our ongoing National Bourbon Heritage Month coverage (read the first article on essential bourbons here), Larry Rice of Louisville’s …

Top 20 Bourbons Around $30 - The Bourbon Review

<i>By Justin Thompson, Editor in Chief</i><p>OK. So I get asked all the time, “What’s your favorite Bourbon”, and my answer is usually one of two …

How to create a personal brand, and why you should

The concept of having a personal brand can be intimidating. It seems like only famous people have a shot at establishing one, since their names are …

7 Facebook Mistakes to Avoid Like the Plague

When did Facebook become such a mystery?<p>I remember a time when a long list of Facebook followers meant a bigger email list, and a more profitable …

5 Ways to Successfully Cultivate Your Personal Brand

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Personal branding is a hot topic and yet most people don’t understand what building a “Personal Brand” actually means. Having a "brand" is very different from branding and yet many Entrepreneurs and Business Owners completely …

Business Strategy

Three Networking Secrets No One Probably Told You About

As someone who has spent her career networking, teaches workshops on intentional networking, and is considered to have a dynamic and rich set of …

15 Resources To Help Improve Your Personal Branding | Marketing Insider Group

Strong personal branding will help you sustain a solid career, develop a deeper relevant network and help you advance your agenda.<p>You probably are …

The 200-Word Guide to Personal Branding

<i>Confused about personal branding?</i> Let’s clear it up in about 200 words.<b>Personal branding</b> means marketing yourself and your career as a brand. <i>You</i> …

5 Ways To Build A Personal Brand While Working Full-Time

The most unnatural thing in the world is to work for a company and feel like you are working for yourself. But today’s most influential people online understand that even if they’re fully employed, in the end they are running their own business–the business of building a personal brand.<p>While most …

Social Media

Americans claim to love craft beer, but they actually buy Bud Light

<i>This post has been corrected.</i><p>The people have spoken and they love craft beer. But they buy Bud Light.<p>Ranker.com, a crowdsourced (if unscientific) ranking site, posted the results of a poll of more than 3,500 voters casting 44,000+ votes for their favorite of 386 beers. The full list of the world’s …

Craft Beer

Thinking Drinkers: the best beers to drink with a barbecue

Everyone knows that beer and barbecues are a match made in heaven, but don't just grab the nearest can of cooking lager, say Ben McFarland and Tom Sandham<p>Neolithic Man had none of the mod cons. No television, no central heating, no microwaves. Not even Google Chrome Incognito.<p>He only had fire. Man …

Winning Basketball Strategies That Offer A Competitive Edge At Work

There is a silent language between intense entrepreneurs with a passion for sports.<p>We fill our company Fishbowl with athletes from all walks of life and unique talents because they intuitively understand how to work together as teammates to build great things together.<p>Consider viewing work as a …

Your Coaching Is Only as Good as Your Follow-Up Skills

No matter how successful a coaching session feels while it’s underway, if it doesn’t lead to change after it’s over, it hasn’t been effective. Unfortunately, too many managers don’t adequately follow through and thereby squander the important time they’ve invested in coaching. You can make the …

Management