Jerad Pettaway

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A 30-Minute Daily Marketing Routine To Drive More Traffic & Customers

With all the wisdom bombs shared by seasoned marketers from their secret marketing bag o’ tricks, you can’t help but feel undecided as to which …

Ten Apps That Will Improve Your Marketing Team's Productivity In 2017

More and more CMOs are finding themselves overwhelmed by the mounting responsibilities they have to tackle every day. However, though the modern world generates a lot of stress, it also provides relief. Technology, when correctly used, can help alleviate some of the burden of responsibilities.<p>If …

Apps

10 most important things in advertising

It looks like Facebook will not stream the NFL after all. Maddie Meyer/Getty Images<p>Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today.<p><b>1. Facebook and Snapchat are trading blows in a fight for messaging domination and the money that comes with it.</b> This week, Snapchat …

Advertising

Why Your Business Needs Targeted Content Marketing As A Sales Strategy

Did you know that your lack of content on your website could be costing you some serious business?<p>Think about how your business functions: you spend …

Marketing

10 Marketing Trends The Banking Industry Can't Ignore

Here are the top 10 trends that will change the way banks and credit unions approach marketing forever — from data analytics and personalization to …

Banking

26 things you should do on your first day of work

The first day at your new job may be among the most memorable — and perhaps stressful — of your career.<p>"Most of us remember our first days at every …

Employment

25 Perfect Weekend Getaways In Europe

For the longest time, Lloyd and I sought out every way to try to travel the world as often as possible and one of the best ways we’ve found is to …

Luggage

85 Percent of Companies Find Success with a Video Marketing Strategy

A recent study suggests that the majority of brands who employ a video marketing strategy find the approach successful. But inadequate resources and …

The Texas Tribune is 5 years old and sustainable. Now what?

The Austin-based news nonprofit has success and a measure of stability with its business model, raising almost $27 million in its first five years. But now the Tribune has to figure out how it grows its audience outside the capitol.<p>The newsroom of The Texas Tribune is buzzing in the waning days of …

'You Cut, I Choose': A Protocol For Breaking Up With Partners

<i>Vlad Stan is the CEO and Founder of StartupKit.</i><p>It was the winter of 2007 around Christmas time. I was about to receive one of the most beautiful presents I’d ever gotten.<p>Many founders dream to build a company and make an exit. I was negotiating with Sanoma Hearst on an acquisition of the company I …

18 successful startups that seemed crazy at first

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p>What are the most ridiculous startup ideas that eventually became successful?<p><b>Answer by Michael Wolfe,</b> …

Managing Corruption Risk

In a Control Risks White Paper (link here), “<i>Risk, An Organizational Perspective,”</i> author Alison Taylor (Senior Managing Director, Control Risks), …

Running a small business like basketball

<b>Q: Steve – Reading your column I get that you are a sports fan. I love to use sports analogies in my business and when I speak with my staff – I find that it is relatable. Glad to see you do the same. Do you have a favorite? --</b> <b>Bill</b><p><b>A</b>: Well, I did graduate from UCLA, but unfortunately attended after …

Where To Go For Christmas: Paris To Kick Off A Luminous Yuletide

For a different Christmas, why not head to the City of Light? This year particularly, Paris officials promise a “magic, romantic, festive experience.”<p>In fact, to highlight Noel 2014, the mayor’s office has created a special brand to capture the holiday mood throughout the city: “Scintillate and …

Top cities in the world

Nearly 77,000 of our readers rated their favorite cities in the world. Is your favorite on the list? Read about all the best hotels, resorts, islands, spas, and cruise lines in the world in our Readers' Choice Awards 2014.<p>1. Florence, Italy<p>Florence is a perennial Readers' Choice winner—a beauty in …

Young entrepreneurs see big opportunities in franchising

Hailey Nault routinely puts in 15 hours a day at her job, but has no complaints.<p>"I only get a few hours' sleep a night, but this is something I love," says the 22-year-old.<p>As owner of a Pita Pit franchise in Oakville, Ont., she's among a growing trend of young entrepreneurs buying franchises …

The World's Best Rooftop Bars

Because whether you're in Bangkok or Barcelona, there's nothing like a high-rise mojito.<p>Because whether you're in Bangkok or Barcelona, there's nothing like a high-rise mojito.<br>Plus, see the best new rooftop bars in NYC.<i><br>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

Move over Paris and Barcelona! Krakow voted number one destination for European city breaks by tourists

• <b>Polish city scored highly for its friendly welcome and food and drink</b>• <b><br>Survey carried out by consumer magazine Which?</b>• <b><br>Munich came in second place while</b> …

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