Edmund Chong

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Marketing revolution: the rise of the relationship economy

It's an astounding fact: 73% of brands could disappear and consumers wouldn't care. How did this state of affairs, highlighted in Havas Media's 2013 Meaningful Brands research earlier this year, come about?<p>There seem to be two primary reasons – one based on what marketers have been doing and one …

Innovation

Nielsen’s New Consumer App Is Really a Market Research Tool [Updated]

Nielsen's new "topten" app seems harmless enough: offer consumers a quick and easy way to find out the most popular TV shows, books, songs, video …

The Ultimate Guide to Using Tags and Hashtags Effectively

<i>Denis Duvauchelle is the CEO and co-founder of Twoodo, the ultimate online collaborative tool.</i><p>Why does researching [hash]tags matter?<p>Whether it’s blog articles, publications, videos, images, podcasts, infographics or simply the text of your website, your content wants to be found. Your content <i>needs</i> …

Despite Slow Growth, Brazil's Labor Market Unstoppable

Brazil’s labor market continues to power full steam ahead. November unemployment levels came in at their lowest levels in over 10 years, now at just 4.6%. Consensus had it at 5%. Despite lackluster GDP growth of around 1%, Brazilian jobs are practically falling from the sky.<p>Seasonally adjusted …

Why Tapering May Be Bullish for Emerging Markets

<i>Combine the extremes, and you will have the true center.</i> -- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel<p>NEW YORK (TheStreet) --When consensus opinion reaches an …

15 Motivational Quotes for Entrepreneurs

Have you ever read something that made you want to get up and do something productive? It’s usually followed by thoughts of all the ways you are …

The New Way to Crank Your Fat Burners

Work this new approach into your strength-training effort to earn better results<p>It's proven that stronger people usually have less body fat—with minimal fat in the belly, especially. These people are lean not because they were "born that way" or weigh less, but because they have more muscle mass …

How Exercise Makes Your Brain Grow

Research into “neurogenesis”—the ability of certain brain areas to grow new brain cells—has recently taken an exciting turn. Not only has research discovered that we can foster new brain cell growth through exercise, but it may eventually be possible to “bottle” that benefit in prescription …

This animated history of the English language is wonderful

I didn't mean to watch this entire thing, but dammit if I didn't sit through all ten minutes (alright, technically 11 minutes and 20 seconds) of this …

Animation

Secrets Of The Extremely Fit

<i>By Andrew Heffernan, C.S.C.S. for Men's Health</i><p>There's no way around it: To gain muscle and lose flab, you have to pay the iron price. And sweat buckets. And rethink your grocery list. But the ultimate cost (in time, especially) depends on what you know. In our never-ending quest to help you get in …

6 Reasons Why Going To The Gym Beats Home Workouts | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Home workouts are popular for their convenience, which is why I worked out at home for several years. But when I started to exercise at the gym, I …

Exercise