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How social media monitoring guides McDonald’s communications

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‘It never stops shaping you’: the legacy of child sexual abuse – and how to survive it

Child sexual abuse is frighteningly common and hugely damaging. But a new project is collecting survivors’ stories – and revealing what is needed to heal<p>The first thing Sabah Kaiser does after sitting down at the table when we meet, is to pick up a pen, and write her name on the nearest sheet of …

Child Abuse

Confessions of an Instagram Influencer

Success as an influencer requires a strong knowledge of digital marketing. Expertise in what you're commenting about is optional.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Scrolling through the comments, I caught a “thank you for coming in.” It was posted by a popular celebrity …

5 Books That Will Teach You Everything You Need to Know About Advertising

If you’re going to devote your career to something, it helps to study it before you commit—especially in a sector like advertising, which can be …

5 essential female electronic/dance albums to listen to this summer

Clear your playlist and make way for the summer’s best electronic and dance albums by female artists.<p>From Spotify to Billboard, the dance and …

Tim Cook

Three lesser-known websites that will save you a ton of money on flights

These days, you can travel the world for a lot less than you may think. After all, it’s easier than ever to find great deals on everything from …

Spring Into Action With These 11 Books About Reinvention

Itching for change? These books will help you make the jump.<p>Whether you’re switching your major in college or changing your career path altogether, change can be daunting. But if you want to be happier, you’ve got to take the chance and make the jump. Just remember: You're not alone.<p>From Adam …

7 Creative Ways to Boost Your Social Media Strategy

Develop a multichannel social media strategy that clearly articulates your brand voice, uses a mix of paid and organic means, and brings delight to followers.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Despite recent criticism among business and political commentators, social media …

You’ll Want To Represent With This Vans Collaboration With A Tribe Called Quest

As a baseline, a standard pair of Vans is cool af. They just are. Authentic since 1966, the classic California skate shoes have established themselves as staples of West Coast awesomeness. It’s a massive brand that never lost one iota of rad in expanding over the years, and in part, this is due to …

Eating and the Wheel of Life

<i>Knowing how much is enough when eating…<br>This is the teaching of the buddha.</i><p><i>—</i><i>Dhammapada</i><p>“Knowing how much is enough when eating.”<p>It sounds so simple. …

5 Inspiring Books That Are Transforming My Life and Business

The news was horrifying.<p>There had been a mass shooting.<p>Then another story broke.<p>Some madman with his fingers on a big red button with megalomania …

Scottish face yoga expert gives tips on the exercises that will leave you looking and feeling younger and healthier

Advanced teacher Karen has brought techniques to Scotland that will help you strengthen the 57 muscles in your face.<p>We've probably all heard of the …

How to get started with Facebook advertising: A step-by-step guide

<b></b><b>Organic success on Facebook may have become harder for brands in the past few years – and will become all the more so with the upcoming change to its</b> …

Marketing

12 Amazing Beauty Products With Over 6,000 Amazon Reviews

Amazon is our favorite spot to scoop up great last-minute items, beauty products included. With so many serums and solutions to choose from, your regiment can get an upgrade almost overnight. Plus, since reviews are provided, you can rely on previous purchases to give you the skinny on what you’re …

Skin Care

44 Amazon Products With 5-Star Ratings That Are Just So Good At What They Do

Everywhere you turn there are products claiming to be the best. Even savvy shoppers can get confused and spend way too much on tools and devices that …

5 Hip-Hop Albums You Slept On In 2017

Hip-hop music is thriving more than ever as the most consumed music genre in the country. Kendrick Lamar reigned supreme over nearly everybody once again (shout out to KRS-One) and Jay-Z added yet another classic to his catalog. There was so much floating about the hip-hop stratosphere in 2017 …

5 R&B Albums You Slept On In 2017

There's a lot to celebrate in the world of R&B this year — especially considering that the genre was on virtual life support from a mainstream standpoint just a few years ago. 2017 marked forward progress with SZA taking the lead and holding steady while Nick Hakim and Gabriel Garzon-Montano …

Albums

18 documentaries on Netflix that will change your life

Filmmakers create documentaries in order to open audience’s eyes to new ways of life. Some documentaries are so powerful they can literally change …

Holiday Book List: For the Design Practitioner and the Theorist

You spend enough time in front of a computer, so with the holidays (and some time off) just around the corner, we recommend recharging the …

Design

Steve Jobs: This Is the Mindset That Separates Those With Extraordinary Lives From Everyone Else

He said it 22 years ago but it's just as true today.<p>To leave your mark on the world and accomplish truly interesting things, do you need to be rich? Brilliant? Able to take a mental beating and keep on fighting?<p>Not according to Steve Jobs. None of those factors will probably hurt your efforts to be …

How the Truly Successful Make Time for Constant Learning

If you read just 30 pages of a book every day, you'll finish a 300 page book in 10 days.<p><i>How do successful people find time to learn so much everyday? originally appeared on Quora -- the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer</b> …

The Amazing Ways Burberry Is Using Artificial Intelligence And Big Data To Drive Success

British fashion brand Burberry is one of the most recognized luxury clothes labels in the world. Starting in 2006, the company aimed to reinvent itself as an “end to end” digital enterprise. Its strategy was to use Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to boost sales and customer …

Artificial Intelligence

Social Listening: Tools Retailers Can Use to Monitor Online Chatter

Social media provides a great space online to be, well, <i>social</i>. That should be obvious, but too many retailers use their social media accounts as …

How to setup and use Facebook Custom Audiences

• <i>Using Facebook Custom Audiences builds a closer relationship between you and the specific audience you want to target, leading to a more efficient</i> …

10 SEO Tools Retailers Can Use to Drive More Online and Offline Traffic

Search engine optimization — SEO — is an important way to make sure people are finding your brand and your website online.<p>And though many might think …

Why Community Management Matters For Your Business (And How to Do It Right)

“Community management” is often used interchangeably with “social media management”. And while it’s definitely a key part of any social strategy, …

How to Use Data to Drive Your Email Marketing

As a marketer, you know how important it is to use data to fuel your marketing campaigns.<p>It‘s your job to look at what works and what doesn’t in your …

Want to Get More Traffic on Facebook? Read This.

Words are a way of capturing people and making things interesting.<p>One of the keys to 10x success is unique collaborations. You need to work with a diverse group of experts.<p>When it comes to Facebook Ads, Kory Kahley is one of the best. He's been able to consistently turn one dollar into two, three, …

5 Simple Ways To Get Higher Conversion Rates On Your Facebook Ads

Something interesting and slightly ironic about Facebook ads is the fact that the worst and best examples are equally invisible to the user – but for drastically different reasons. Think about it. When the average person thinks “Facebook ad” they likely think you’re referring to the small, usually …

How to Grow Leads by Customizing Your Facebook Audience

Facebook advertising is a powerful tool. As part of a robust inbound marketing strategy, Facebook ads can super-charge lead generation.We boosted a …