Sherri Jones

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9 Reasons Every Business Needs A Managed Mobility Strategy

We are witnessing one of the greatest paradigm shifts in modern business with the tremendous growth of a mobile workforce. Work is no longer limited to an office, desk, or computer. Employees can work anywhere they have an Internet connection, causing a prolific increase in the number of mobile …

Using the Apple Watch for Social Media Marketing

Posted By Firdaus on Jul 1, 2015 | 0 comments<p>The Apple Watch is Changing How Marketing Works<p>Unveiled in 2014 and unleashed in 2015, the Apple Watch …

Introducing the Business of Story: Why Story? Why Now?

Park Howell, the founder of ad agency Park & Co. and author and entrepreneur, is joined by guest and long time friend Jay Baer to launch the new …

3 Content Marketing Tactics to Turn Traffic Into Sales Leads

Content.<p>We can’t escape it.<p>Even that little communication device we store in our pocket, or the big one on our desk.<p>They’re swarming with it.<p>No …

Marketing

How To Fund A Business With Kickstarter

When Dark Energy co-founders Garrett Aida and William Lam decided to develop a portable energy charging source for smartphones–between classes—the odds were stacked against them. But these young, college students with limited experience and no money launched a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign …

The 3 communication skills every leader needs to master

For a business leader to be successful, solid communication skills are vital.<p>Skip Weisman, a leadership and workplace communication expert, coaches leaders on how to communicate more effectively.<p>He says there are three overarching skills that lead to success, which he calls "the three levels of …

How to Create an Instagram Marketing Strategy

Instagram, with more than 700 million total monthly active users, now claims over 8 million accounts using business profiles. What does that mean for …

10 New Plugins for Beginner Bloggers and Experienced WordPress Users

This collection contains 10 new and noteworthy plugins that both beginner bloggers and experienced WordPress users alike will find useful. Although …

How to Get Press for Your Startup

Getting the attention of the media for your startup can be as important as getting funding. Your startup is new and will benefit from the promotion …

Public Relations

Email Marketing Beats Social Media for Small Businesses

Small business owners typically hear advice on making the most of social media for marketing purposes. After all, social media helps you reach large …

Marketing

Big companies and startups alike are jumping all over a trendy new tech called 'microservices' — here's why

But when it comes to the mobile apps that increasingly rule our world, we demand all three, every single day. Apps have to get better, improve our lives, <i>and</i> work 24/7, in all conditions.<p>It's a complex problem. And complexity usually means cash, as in money out the window — money that big companies …

Secret Sauce For Corporate Success: Knowing To Use Teams

<b>HOW CAN BUSINESSES</b> achieve great–and sustainable–growth in a world where the rapidity of change continually intensifies? How do successful startups avoid becoming the equivalent of shooting stars? How do large companies not fall into the trap of comforting mediocrity, which, these days, can quickly …

Leadership

What CMOs Need To Know About SEO

This post will give chief marketing officers the understanding and vocabulary to ask the right questions of their teams when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO). As a CMO you simply don’t have the time to micromanage digital marketing. You know SEO is important, perhaps critical, for your …

Marketing

How to Become an Entrepreneur With The Right Mindset

In a previous post, we looked at the skills that entrepreneurs have – and it is certainly true that our most successful entrepreneurs today have …

7 Important PR Lessons Every Content Marketer Needs to Learn

Explore seven PR lessons that content marketers need to understand as owned, earned, and paid media continue to intersect.

Public Relations

3 Ways to Find the Right Investor for Your Business

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There's a point along every entrepreneur’s path to success where the option is either to acquire capital or watch your company crumble. But there are subtleties to capital that all entrepreneurs should know.<p>It’s important, for …

Venture Capital

How the Changes to Overtime Rules Will Affect Your Business

Following President Obama's announcement about changes to overtime pay standards, the Department of Labor released more details.<p>On Tuesday the Department of Labor issued more detailed information about the proposed changes to overtime regulations, announced by President Obama on Monday night.<p>While …

Employment

100 Things You Are Doing Wrong on Social Media

Director, Content Strategy<p>1. You are tweeting press releases.<p>2. You are not following ANYONE back on Twitter.<p>3. You are not answering questions …

5 ways entrepreneurs see life differently

Because it consumes your personal life as well as your professional one, it typically changes you as a human being. Your approach to problem solving will change, you'll learn new skills and become more familiar with new industries and markets.<p>You'll undergo a personality change — for better or for …

U.S. soul singer Bobby Womack dies at age 70: publicist | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. soul singer and songwriter Bobby Womack has died, his publicist said on Friday. He was 70.<p>Bobby Womack performs at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2009 induction ceremonies in Cleveland, Ohio April 4, 2009. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk<p>The cause of his death was not yet known, …