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How to Make a Lot More People Pay Attention to Your Products, According to Science

Social media platforms and massive ad budgets have little to do with how successful you are at promoting what you're selling.<p>As human beings, we generally like to think we make decisions based on things that matter. If we take on a project, it is because we genuinely feel it's a great opportunity. …

How to Become the Coca-Cola of Your Industry Practically Overnight

Soon, everything they taught you about Facebook advertising and lead generation will not work. This is why.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the next 24 months, direct lead generation will be inaccessible for most businesses. Soon, everything they taught you about …

Marketing

How Your Business Card Can Outshine Everyone Else's, Every Time

Augmented Reality brings everyday objects to life, and the conversion rates cannot be ignored.<p>When someone hands you a business card, what do you do with it? Do you jot a quick unintelligible note about where you met that person? Do you have a side pocket you put all the cards in together? What …

14 Ways to Repurpose Your Content to Maximize Marketing Results

Content marketing is one of the most effective ways to market your home business. It’s able to show off your expertise, it’s affordable, and it’s …

Marketing

6 Reasons Why an E-Commerce Website Needs a Blog

You're reading 6 Reasons Why an E-Commerce Website Needs a Blog, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

What B2B Buyers Want: Sales Outreach and Content Preferences

B2B buyers like to hear from vendors early in the research process, prefer email to phone calls, and want tailored content based on primary research, …

This 1 Thing Will Help You Build an Unbeatable Brand

You have a great brand, now it's time to prove it to your customers.<p>It used to be that customers wanted to hear from you; today they want to read about you online.<p>With the advent of smartphones, social conversations have become our primary form of communication. Social proof is the currency of the …

A Step-by-Step Guide for Using Excel to Disavow Poor-Quality Referring Domains and Boost Your Search Rank

Although Google quite effectively detects low quality links and manages negative SEO, the disavowing process is still an important task for marketers …

Search Engines

Road Map to Success: Creating the Content of Your Audience’s Dreams

In 1995, Steve Jobs was interviewed by Robert Cringely for a PBS documentary, Triumph of the Nerds. During the on-camera discussion, the future Apple …

Four Niche-Industry Social Media Marketing Campaigns Done Right

Considering the popularity of Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and other platforms, social media marketing continues to be an effective way for brands …

Creating An Explainer Video? Follow These 12 Tips From The Pros

Video content is at the top of the priority list for many modern brands, and it’s not hard to see why. Visuals are always more engaging than plain text, and a video can communicate much more information than a still photo can. Most importantly, a well-executed video is highly shareable: 92% of …

Marketing

5 Morning Habits Of Introverts Who Like To Schedule Their "Me Time" Early

Everyonehas a morning routine, but it doesn't always translate to pastel yoga mats across bedroom floors or aesthetically pleasing cups of matcha, …

Personality

Why being lazy and procrastinating could make you wildly successful

As children we were told that we would never amount to anything if we were lazy and that hard work was the key to success. But what if laziness and procrastination could actually help you go further in life?<p>There are a few reasons why being an eager beaver isn't always a good idea. Some problems …

Procrastination

After spending 5 years studying millionaires, I've found that there are 3 types of people who end up the wealthiest

Over a nearly four-year period, I interviewed 233 wealthy individuals. During these interviews I asked each rich person 144 questions. It took me another 18 months to summarize and analyze their responses. In an effort to share my research I've written several books sharing their habits, thinking, …

Study Skills

Forget Trade Wars. Trump’s ‘Taiwan Card’ Is China’s Real Worry

Forget steel and intellectual property. The biggest potential flash point between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping is …

Afraid To Mess Up? Why You Often Just Need To Wing It!

When was the last time you decided to wing it?<p>Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, credits Amazon’s explosive growth with his high-velocity decision making. In his annual letter to shareholders, he shared his approach:<p>Most decisions should probably be made with somewhere around 70% of the information you …

Self-improvement

Revealed: Justin Trudeau's close adviser helped move huge sums offshore

The chief fundraiser and senior adviser to the Canadian prime minister, Justin Trudeau, who played a critical role in the rise to power of the charismatic politician, was involved in the movement of millions of dollars to offshore havens, the Paradise Papers reveal.<p>Stephen Bronfman, heir to the …

Justin Trudeau

The Effects of Marijuana on Your Body

Marijuana is made from the shredded and dried parts of the cannabis plant, including the flowers, seeds, leaves, and stems. It’s also known as pot, …

To have what you want, you must give up what’s holding you back

If you pay attention to your life, you’ll begin to see the patterns.<p>In 2005, the National Science Foundation published an article showing that the …

Aetna's CEO Narrowly Escaped Death, and Learned This Secret to Success

You don't need a business earning billions to make mindfulness part of your workplace. Here are three simple tools you can use right now.<p>Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini nearly died. Twice.<p>First, from a skiing accident. In 2004, he crashed into a tree, broke his neck in five places, then fell into an icy …

The 1 Rule You Must Follow Every Time You Negotiate

Every negotiation is different. Yet, they should all start with one simple act: meeting in person.<p>It was December 23, 2013, 3 p.m. I was wrapping up work and heading home for the holiday break. And then, I got a call.<p>Emma, the CEO of one of our clients, was raging mad. She got word from her team …

After star’s racist tweet, ABC pulls the plug on ‘Roseanne’

ABC on Tuesday abruptly canceled top-rated show “Roseanne” after a series of racist tweets by its star, Roseanne Barr, bringing an end to one of Hollywood’s boldest efforts to reach out to red-state viewers in the Trump era.<p>“Roseanne” was one of network television’s most successful but turbulent …

US-China trade battle: Catch up here

The odds of a messy trade war between the United States and China are rising again.<p>The Trump administration shocked the world on Tuesday by tearing up a truce with Beijing and announcing it would impose tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods and restrict Chinese investment in the United …

China

Quantum physics can help explain much of the world’s suffering

• the world exists independent of the human mind, and<br>• no causal influence can spread faster than the speed of light.

Quantum Mechanics

Japanese Food Nutrition Facts: Menu Choices and Calories

Japanese restaurants offer a variety of nutritious items, so it's relatively easy to find healthy Japanese food. But not every choice is good for …

Oil output could return to October 2016 level, says Russia's Novak

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A return to the oil production levels that were in place in October 2016, baseline for the current deal to cut output, is one of the options for easing curbs, Russia's energy minister said on Saturday.<p>Sources said this week that Saudi Arabia and Russia were discussing raising …

This Radical Research to Extend Human Life is About DNA Lengthening

“We let kids die when there are potential treatments.”<p>Patience isn’t Elizabeth Parrish’s strong suit.<p>As the CEO of BioViva, a biotech firm focused on …

Harnessing the power of unpredictable millennial voters

In the final weeks before the provincial election, Ontario's political parties will need to engage the group of voters who are now the biggest …

5 Subtle Signs You Need More Vitamin B12 That May Explain Why You've Been So Moody Lately

Sometimes mood swings are just that: mood swings. They swing by for a brief moment, but pretty soon, you feel like you're back to normal, and you …

Vitamins

The reading brain (why your brain needs you to read every day)

Reading puts your brain to work.<p>Reading is to the mind what exercise is to your body.<p>It gives us freedom to roam the expanse of space, time, history, …