Jessica Mooney

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The Simple Yet Effective Not-So Secret Strategy For Motivation

Are you waiting for a sign?<p>The skies to part and a splendid sunrise to stir you?<p>Receiving an unprompted letter in the mail encouraging you to take …

2:55 P.M.: When Productivity Dies

You’re not getting anything done in the afternoon. So what can you do about it?<p>You’re cross-eyed from monitor glare, comatose from lunch digestion, and you don’t even realized you just opened up Facebook: It’s 2:55 in the afternoon, the time of day when productivity dies.<p>Deconstructing the …

How To Always Be Yourself | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”<br>― Oscar Wilde<p>The real you is the person you are when nobody is watching. But when other people enter …

Why Progress IS Perfection | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>Why do some people feel happy with so much less than others</b> who appear to marinate in misery with monetary over flowing abundance? <b>Could it be in the</b> …

Motivation
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Lily Tomlin

Be Your Own PR Firm

Dedicate one hour--or even a half hour--every day and soon you'll have the media knocking on your door.<p>It's a crowded marketplace out there. You know your company can't be successful if it doesn't get noticed. But you're starting out with limited funds. Should you bite the bullet and invest in a …

Public Relations

What's Wrong With Your Website? More Than You Think

You can't just set up your website and call it a day. Here's how to make the best design, and how to use the information your site gathers.<p>With the proliferation of smartphones and web review sites, every small business owner knows the importance of maintaining a strong online presence. Outsourcing …

UX Design

6 Steps to See Yourself More Clearly

I have the most fabulous conversations when I'm alone. Driving, exercising, flossing my teeth, I offer opinions and advice that would change the …

How to Get a Customer Excited

Customers get excited when you show them something to get excited about.<p>Sales messages always consist of a claim or a series of claims that you're making about yourself, your firm or your product.<p>For a sales claim to be effective, the customer must believe it, remember it, and want to take action …

Public Speaking

The Best Travel Advice We've Ever Heard

From booking flights to packing light, these experts' advice will make traveling a whole lot easier.<p>Stay at Hotels in Business Districts for Lower …

Ten Techniques for Quickly Building Trust With Anyone

**Warning – the content of this post is so effective that I encourage you to think carefully how it is used. I do not endorse or condone the use of …

Two Questions That Could Change Your Life

My wife's voice on the phone was panicked.<p>"What's wrong?" I asked.<p>"Stay there," she said. "I'm coming home."<p>"Is it bad?"<p>"Yes, it's bad."<p>In the 20 …

Mind

Pepsi Mocks Coke’s Super Bowl Campaign, Coke Fires Back

Long-time Super Bowl adversaries Pepsi and Coca-Cola haven’t kept their jabs confined to official game-day commercial scripts. Today, in the lead-up to Super Bowl XLVII Pepsi–a major presence during the game with a pair of ads and the halftime show featuring Beyonce–poked at Coca-Cola’s own Super …

Integrated digital marketing solutions

Present individualized cross-channel campaigns that encourage meaningful customer experiences.<p>What can Adobe Marketing Cloud do for you?<p>See how …

The Only Way to Improve Your Situation is to Improve Yourself

Self-improvement is multifaceted. To improve yourself, you must consider every aspect of the word self. This means improving your mind, your body, …

Your Company Needs An Enemy, And Here’s The Data To Prove It

Your antagonist doesn’t necessarily need to be another business. Positioning yourself against an idea could, in fact, be the most durable approach.<p>Social labels are like clothes: people love them when they think they look good in them, but hate them when they don’t fit well.<p>A variety of research …

How to Build a Massive Email List (Without Being Annoying) - Copyblogger

<b>Fact</b>: Email is still (by far) the most profitable online sales channel.<p>That means an essential aspect of your audience is the segment that trusts you …

The Evolution of Permission Marketing: What You Need to Succeed in 2013 - Copyblogger

Are you familiar with the phrase <i>Permission Marketing</i>?<p>If you’re trying to sell anything online (including your ideas), you should be.<p>In 1999, a …

Marketing
Clayton Christensen

The One Question That Could Change Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Am I doing the right thing?<p>“Can I pull off quitting my job and starting my own project?”<p>“Should I be doing more?”<p><b>Let’s face it: we constantly ask</b> …

How to Trick Your Brain to Create a New Healthy Habit | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Have you ever started a diet or exercise program but didn’t stick with it? If you are like millions of other people, you’ve set out with the best …

Stop Giving Your Brain the "Sugar Blues" | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Refined sugar has been called poison, toxic, and the “anti-nutrient”. It’s said to be more addictive than cocaine. Is it really that bad? How much …

Diabetes

8 Landing Page Remedies to Boost Conversion Rates

After clicking an intriguing link to your startup's website, the first thing a customer sees is your landing page. It's the prime opportunity to …

3 Ways Paid Social Ads Can Explode Your Content

<i>This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and</i> …

The Lazy Person's Guide To Not Being Lazy | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Do you feel dead tired after work? Can’t wait to sit down in that comfortable sofa of yours? Basically, you feel lazy, right?<p>You see, what I have …

Motivation

The 4 Fundamental Pillars of Emotional Intelligence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Usually when we think of “intelligence” we associate it with things like logic, math, and science.<p>However, according to psychologists such as Daniel …

Psychology

The 5 Greatest Personal Development Strategies That Actually Work | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

There are <i>thousands</i> of different strategies and ideas on how to improve your life.<p>But how are you supposed to know what really works? By these three …

Researchers Explain How Brands Make You Fall In Love

Functional benefits just don’t cut it, according to new research into how brands “narrow the psychological distance” between themselves and the objects of their affections.<p>Brands spend millions of dollars trying to make consumers fall in love with them, and according to C.W. Park, director of the …

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6 Ways to Make Your Story Go Viral

How do you get people talking about your product or idea? It's less unpredictable than it seems.<p>People always ask me how to make messages "go viral."<p>Every business needs to get the word out, every leader wants her ideas to spread more.<p>So I talked with Jonah Berger, the leading word-of-mouth …

Marketing