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Amazon Spent Years Learning What It Takes to Do Great Work. These 4 Steps Contributed Most to Its Success

"Skill is overrated," says Jeff Bezos. These four things are not.<p>Yesterday, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos published his annual letter to shareholders, and it's got some great advice for anyone who is striving to do great work.<p>After commending Amazon employees for their commitment to excellence, and …

Self-improvement

How Digital Marketing Will Change In 2018: 15 Top Trends

The move into 2018 also comes with a shift in digital marketing. New trends are entering the marketplace and your company needs to pay attention or you may be forced by the wayside. With the need to become more visible and reach more customers, the digital marketing of tomorrow offers advancements …

Marketing

12 Simple Phrases That Are Guaranteed to Make People Like You More | Inc.com

The late, great American poet Maya Angelou once said, "People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."<p>The truth is, your word choice creates a brief impression that can lead to a lasting impression, long after the particulars …

Self-improvement

This Is the Content Strategy I Use to Dominate Your Facebook Feed

Here are the four steps to platform domination.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The problem with most content marketing strategies is that they place content as king. But, content isn't king, and this is why ...<p>It isn't to say creating quality, relevant content isn't …

Marketing

Want To Become A Multi-Millionaire? Do These 15 Things Immediately.

<i>“The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a</i> …

Self-improvement

The next generation of jobs won’t be made up of professions

To prepare for the future, we need to shift from thinking about jobs and careers to thinking about challenges and problems, reports Alina Dizik.<p>When Jean-Philippe Michel, an Ottawa-based career coach, works with secondary school students, he doesn’t use the word profession. Neither does he focus on …

Employment

The Things All Designers Do to Make Their Home a Happier Place - Dwell

Sometimes you really do just wake up on the wrong side of the bed, and nothing seems to go your way. And while it can be hard to pull yourself out of it, just remember all things (both good and bad) must come to an end at some point, and your troubles will too (we promise). Besides, thanks to an …

Home Decorating

21 libraries every book lover should visit in their lifetime

1/<p>Strahav Library in Prague, Czech Republic<p>Maciej Bledowski/Shutterstock.com<p>The most beautiful library in the world, Prague's Strahav Library is …

所有的文案,都逃不出这六扇门

为什么绞尽脑汁还写不出一个文案?<p>先举个例子。有一间黑屋子,里面有六扇门,其他的都是铜墙铁壁。假如把你关在小黑屋,你四处乱撞逃出去的概率会很小,概率是六扇门的总面积除以小黑屋的总表面积。<p>假如你知道这六扇门的方向,那么你逃出去的概率就是100%,而且时间非常迅速。<p>事实上,一个产品从流水线生产下来,就是直接被装进黑屋子里。新产品,没有人知晓。要想被大众发现甚至接纳,就要靠文案让产品冲出视野。<p>我看过大量的文案案例,发现了所有的文案都逃不出这六扇门。每一扇门背后,都是不一样的传播路线。但殊途同归,都可以售卖出自己的产品。<p>所有的文案,都逃不出这六扇门。<p><b>第一扇门</b><p><b>利益门,指出利益。</b><p>利益当头,是最理智的购买行为 …

为什么你的文案不卖货?5大逻辑帮你写出专业文案

为什么你写不好文案?为什么你写出的文案不卖货?昨晚,有“文案帝”之称的首席内容官进化实验员游离冰,给我们分享了他的8年文案经验和写作秘诀,从5个角度深入解析,帮大家找到专业文案的写作逻辑。<p>本篇是内容官实验室内部分享干货整理,想获取完整版PPT请在一品内容官后台回复“<b>文案</b>”。<p>内容官的亲们大家好,我是游离冰,我现在在离你们200多公里的宁波鄞州新城的南部商务区。<p><b>今晚我会和大家聊一聊,文案背后的逻辑。</b><p><b>为什么你写不好文案?</b><p>很多学员包括我自己,听过很多文案课,看过很多文案书,但是依然写不好文案?<p>有的人写文案看起来文采飞扬,但在乙方就是不卖稿,在甲方就是不卖货。<p>为什么呢?我觉得是没有掌握背后的逻辑。<p>很多人 …

The Psychology Behind Chronic Overthinking (and How to Stop It)

Overthinkers are all too familiar with what researchers are now calling the "worry spiral," or the tendency to ruminate on issues beyond one's …

Rad coworking space is half-industrial, half-Tron

Making the unsightly the main attraction<p>We’ve seen plenty of new coworking spaces pop up this year, and this one just completed in Bangkok, Thailand falls right in line with the coolest of them. To start, one just can’t help but stare into the expanse of trippy, turquoise lines that seem to zoom …

'Big up Monty D': what young people think about gardening

Jack Wallington, community director of The Student Room, asked five hundred millennials what they think of gardening, careers in horticulture and Monty Don. Here’s what they had to say<p>When I was a lad, I was happiest gardening in my parents’ cottage garden. Then life happened: university, career, …

Gardening

The World's Most Beautiful Bathroom Sinks

(Image credit: Altamarea)<p>I love how good design can transform something humble — like a bathroom sink — into something breathtaking. Feast your eyes …

Miniature

This Is How You Build Organic Brand Loyalty for Your Business

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Social media is an invaluable tool to help market your brand, but what good is it without a target …

Marketing

11 House Plants So Good for You They’re Approved by NASA

Adding some green to a space can do a lot of good — both for your health and your style. Although we’ve been loving 2016’s trending house plants (we’ve even DIYed a Sharpie watercolor planter to keep them looking fresh in our office), we almost lost it when we heard that space plants (yes, space …

Plants

Leaked Apple Employee Emails Reveal Alleged Workplace Sexism

Emails from a handful of employees claim there is a 'toxic' work environment.<p>Apple has found itself at the centre of a discussion about workplace sexism after dozens of employee emails were leaked, alleging that the company can have a "toxic" and sexist work environment.<p>Mic reporter Melanie …

The Workplace

Audi and Airbnb Offer Up a Crazy House in Death Valley, and a Great Ad to Go With It

If you fancy hanging out in the sizzling-hot middle of nowhere, with an endless expanse of sand all around and the occasional scorpion scuttling by …

Advertising Industry

Why the Internet Is Obsessed With Blue

Scan your favorite sites and you’ll notice something familiar: the color blue. Blue is the internet’s favorite color and you’ll blue yourself to know …

Top 10
Marketing

There Are 2 Types of Millennials in the Workplace | Inc.com

<i>Are there differences between employees who are older Millennials and those who are younger Millennials? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Helen Min, Head of Business Marketing at Dropbox, on</b> …

Business Strategy

16 Companies That Started Out Life With A Different Name

They’re names you probably come into contact with every day — Walmart, McDonald’s, Nike, and more — but they were once newcomers on the scene, with …

Facebook's go-to management manual says you can identify a great boss by who they spend their time with

You're a manager who oversees seven employees: two are underperforming, one is your star, and the rest deliver what they're supposed to but not much more.<p>How much time do you spend with each? Common sense would suggest you spend most of your time with the struggling employees to get them back on …

Employment

13 job-interview questions that can measure someone's emotional intelligence

"Emotional intelligence is the key to being really successful," he told Business Insider.<p>Perhaps that's why more and more companies are asking interview questions that are designed to measure a candidate's emotional intelligence— which is the ability to perceive, control, and evaluate emotions<p>Phil …

Emotional Intelligence

Online Advertising: 5 Golden Rules to Select the Best Visuals

Learn the steps to select the best visuals for your display advertising campaign and multiply your conversion rates!<p>Discover our tips:<p>- Choose the right color<p>- Show humans<p>- Convey positive vibes<p>- Give context to you product or service<p>- Renew your visual regularity<p>For more marketing tips get the …

From Venice to Dubai, the World's Most Luxurious Hotel Bathrooms

Whether it's thanks to uber luxe marble finishings, sweeping views, or dreamy bathtubs , these hotels have bathrooms so cool, you might never want to leave. Here, some of the most remarkable, beautiful hotel bathrooms from around the globe.

Hospitality

11 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

TED Talks

What is Drip Marketing, and Why Your Startup Needs it To Grow

By Raphael Paulin-Daigle on StartupGrind<p>The traditional way of increasing conversions is flawed, and by this I mean solely focusing on optimizing and …

These Are The Colors Everyone Is Talking About For 2018

There's a new minimalist color palette in town, and it doesn't involve grey.<p>Now that 2018 is here, it's time to discuss which home decor trends will define the months to come. While 2017 was all about tropical green, warm neutrals, and sophisticated camel accents, this year will be full of even …

Home Decorating