Tanya Gilmore

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How to Write Faster

February 28, 2014<p>Share<p>Content is king, right? We’ve all heard that cliché because we’re working in the era of blogging and thought leadership, where …

The Science of Emotion in Marketing: How Our Brains Decide What to Share and Whom to Trust

Every day it seems like we feel hundreds of different emotions – each nuanced and specific to the physical and social situations we find ourselves in.<p>…

Women Dominate Every Social Media Network -- Except One (Infographic)

A greater percentage of adult U.S. women use Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter than their male counterparts. The one social network that boasts more men is the professional-networking site LinkedIn.<p>That’s according to data compiled in the infographic below by Alex Hillsberg at the …

Social Media

10 of the Most Interesting Ways to Grow your Social Media Audience with the new Buffer in 2014

by Jason Keath on Feb 03, 2014<p>See top industry experts speak at <b>Social Fresh 2018</b> / Dec. 5-7<br>Where social marketers go to get inspired. Speakers …

When Leaders Fail

I read a fascinating article in Wired recently about how Google has failed to respond appropriately to rise of Facebook and other social networking …

What Makes a Truly Great Leader?

In the technology industry--characterized by brutal competition and relentless change--this profile of a standout leader will surprise you.<p>If you spend your career in the high-tech industry, you'll probably get to work with all sorts of brilliant and highly accomplished leaders. CEOs, …

Does Your Business Leadership Style Rely on Fear?

Trying to be a business leader by instilling fear in your employees and partners is never a good approach, but it is particularly devastating in a startup. Yet I see this approach used all too often by new entrepreneurs, most of whom are not natural tyrants, but who are fighting to mask their own …

If You're Always Giving Orders, You're Not a Great Leader

The best leaders spend five times more time teaching with questions than telling people what to do. What's your ratio?<p>Think about a leader and chances are your first image is of someone giving orders -- maybe it’s the quarterback in a huddle outlining the next play for his teammates, maybe it’s an …

How CEOs Stay So Productive

Even the bigwigs get tempted by the latest cat video. They just figured out how to kick the habit with some simple mind hacks and easy-to-use apps.<p><i>“Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.”</i>-–Paul J. …

How CEOs Can Use Quiet Influence to Get Results

There are many ways one can be effective as a leader. Smart CEOs know that they are most transparent and trustworthy when they lead from their own …

Leadership Is Like Basketball, The CEO Of Converse Says

Converse sneakers, now owned by Nike, have been around since 1908. But Jim Calhoun, 46, only stepped up to head the brand two years ago. It was a kind of homecoming for him. Early in his career he had worked in Nike’s basketball division before taking executive jobs at the Walt Disney Company and …

AngelList CEO Says Being Accredited Is Not Enough

While much of the startup community is fretting over a new rule requiring that accredited investors have their status verified by a third party, AngelList CEO Naval Ravikant says that what is more important to him is that his investors are "sophisticated."<p>Ravikant says he is focused on making sure …

Startups

Yelp CEO Shares His Single Most Important Management Tip

Stoppelman responded pretty forcefully, combating accusations that the company will delete negative reviews if businesses advertise them, or highlight them if they won't, and pointing out that multiple lawsuits alleging just that have been thrown out.<p>It wasn't all contentious though. Stoppelman …

Paypal

Have to be a learning CEO to run PepsiCo: Indra Nooyi

In today's world where volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity go hand in hand, it is not enough to be just any other leader. As a CEO of a …

The ballad of “Bitcoin Jesus”: The tech millionaire who fears for his life

<b>(Renata Sedmakova via Shutterstock/AP/Rick Bowmer/Salon)</b><p>Roger Ver made a killing by investing early in the techno-currency — and now he’s on the run<p>Eric Bovim<p>March 9, 2014 2:00pm (UTC)<p>I have sworn not to write the name of the island where Roger Ver is currently residing, the reason being that he …

'Internet of things' to get £45m funding boost

<b>The UK government will spend an extra £45m on developing so-called "internet of things" technology, David Cameron has announced.</b><p>The pledge more than doubles the funds available to UK technology firms working on everyday devices that can communicate over the internet.<p>The prime minister was speaking …

The New Romantics

#TheLIST: The 10 Haircuts You'll See Everywhere This Spring

It doesn't matter if you have waves, curls, or straight hair—just get ready to screenshot. These are the trending spring and summer haircuts to show your stylist at your next appointment.<p>It doesn't matter if you have waves, curls, or straight hair—just get ready to screenshot. These are the …

Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

Click through for the classic shoes every fashionable woman should have in her closet.<p>Aside from diamonds, we're pretty sure shoes are a woman's best friend. With seemingly endless options each season, it's hard not to amass a collection of pumps in a rainbow of colors, or more than 10 pairs of …