Eric Meyer

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5 Creative Ways to Get More Social Shares for Your Startup

Creating shareable content is the name of the online marketing game, and this is how you do it.<p>The only way that social media marketing really works is if people share your content, which will be how you grow your viewership the most. Having sharable content means having creative, concise content …

Inside Apple's PR Practices, From Media Control to Attitude Shift Under Tim Cook

In a lengthy 9 part exposé, <i>9to5Mac</i>'s Mark Gurman delves into the inner workings of Apple's PR team. While much of what Gurman covers is already fairly well known, his coverage provides an expansive look at the way Apple's PR team operates, from its organizational structure to its efforts to control …

Seeing Through the Illusion: Understanding Apple’s Mastery of the Media

<b>“Beautifully, unapologetically plastic.”</b><p><b>“Feature for feature, it’s identical to iPad Air in every way.”</b><p><b>“Just avoid holding it in that way.”</b><p>Apple’s public relations (PR) department is probably the best in the world — certainly more impressive at shaping and controlling the discussion of its products …

Tweet This Hashtag in NYC, and Reebok Could Run a Pair of Sneakers Over to You

Starting today, New Yorkers who tweet their shoe size and address with the hashtag #ReebokHDS could get a visit from the brand's Human Dispatch …

10 Universal Marketing Lessons from the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The climax of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has come and gone, but there are still plenty of people dumping freezing cold buckets of water on their …

11 Habits of Remarkably Successful People

Successful people don't get that way by accident. They engage in a set of simple but powerful habits that ensure their success every day.<p>To live a life filled with success is to live a life of bliss. Each day blends seamlessly into the next and each breath you take is energized with the next …

11 Really Effective Ways to Show Your Gratitude

One of the easiest and most powerful things any leader can do is to show gratitude for their employees. What are you waiting for?<p>Business is busier than ever, and it's easy to forget to take time to tell your employees just how grateful you are that they're working for you. This is a mistake. …

Richard Branson on His Love/Hate Relationship With Government

What Virgin Group's founder has learned about working with regulators.<p><i>Sir Richard Branson repeatedly tops the list of the Inc. 500's most admired entrepreneurs. Unsure about a decision, founders ask themselves: What would Branson do? The answer is usually "the gutsy move." That's how Branson built</i> …

The Most Successful Entrepreneurs Have These 5 Traits

Truly successful entrepreneurs are survivors. They have failed but still keep moving forward. It takes not only passion, but also knowledge of self.<p>Have you wondered what separates entrepreneurs from everyone else? Is it a Type-A personality? Is it being a visionary? Is it being an inspirational …

5 Incredible People Who Went From Broke to Billionaire

How Oprah Winfrey, Jeff Bezos, and others embody the American Dream<p>Creativity and ambition breed hope in the hearts and minds of entrepreneurs across America. These five incredible people embody the American dream. Though they came from humble beginnings, they now rank among the wealthiest and most …

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