Karen Hartline

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7 Reasons to Stop Writing Cold Emails and Throw an Event Instead

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Has there ever been a salesperson who closed a million-dollar deal via an outbound email blast? My guess is that the chances this has happened range from slim to none.<p>Author Thom Singer summed it up best in <i>The ABC’s of Networking,</i> when he …

Marketing

Eight Weight Loss Mistakes Runners Make

Avoid these common errors that can sabotage your efforts to drop a few pounds.<p><b>Pop quiz:</b> You just went for a run. How many calories did you blast? Chances are your guess outpaces reality, to the tune of, say, a Frappuccino. Overestimating calorie burn is the Big Daddy of runners' weight-loss …

Nutrition

Top 13 Running Songs of 2013! | Women's Running

Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.com<p><i>If you’re a run girl who likes to jam out during a run, we’ve got the tunes for your playlist! Check out Women’s</i> …

Running for Beginners: FAQs

Run your way to a better body with these beginner tips from Runner's World<p><b>How do I get started?</b>Start walking for a length of time that feels comfortable--anywhere from 10 to 30 minutes. Once you can walk for 30 minutes easily, sprinkle 1- to 2-minute running sessions into your walking. As time goes …

Start Running: The Beginner Running Plan

New to running? Or starting to run again after a long layoff? This is the beginner running plan for you.<p>You can become a runner (really)—or pick up running again.<p>This running program, designed by coach Jenny Hadfield, co-author of <i>Running for Mortals</i>, will take you from running newbie to 30 minutes …

STACT Wine Wall

If you’re looking for a stylish and simple way to store and display your wine collection, <i>Stact</i> is the best option. It’s an elegant, modular wall …

Black Playing Cards

Gambling - and solitaire - just got a cool new makeover. Almost menacing in appearance, these Black Playing Cards are finished in a gloriously moody …

Outside the Lines: An Artists’ Coloring Book for Giant Imaginations

A coloring book for kids and grownups alike, Outside the Lines features a collection of contemporary art and illustrations by over a 100 creative …

Graphic Novels

Livescribe 3 smartpen digitizes notes straight to your iPad, starts at $150

Livescribe broke new ground last year with the Sky WiFi pen that could transfer handwritten and audio notes straight to the cloud (well, to your Evernote account anyway), so that they'd be accessible anywhere there's an internet connection. Having to jump on WiFi to send and retrieve those notes …

"I Love You a Latte" Hand Stamped Spoon

A vintage teaspoon with the words “I Love You a Latte” hand-stamped on it. Makes a sweet gift for the coffee/tea lover in your life. $14.99 Buy it …

Coffee Drinks

Hearst Magazines

Throne of Nerds

Winter is coming! Geek artist Mike DeWolfe always pays his debts back to geekdom, as shown in his Throne of Nerds- a keyboard throne modeled after …

Quirky Beat Booster

This upcoming product from Quirky is a thoughtfully designed Bluetooth stereo. Slide its two speakers apart to reveal a dock for iOS devices, with …

Typographic Furniture Collection by TABISSO

Looking for way to personalize your furniture for the home or office? Then we have just what you need in the Typographic Furniture Collection by …

USB Drive 10 letters/numbers

gadget no comments<p>Send a message with your Custom “Touch” USB Drive. Choose up to 10 characters (letters or numbers), and from 9 different color …

The 12 Commandments Of Incredibly Successful Tradeshows

InsideSales.com is one of the best companies in the cloud computer high tech world at generating leads at a trade show. I get asked a lot about our secrets… here are a few of them… – Ken<p><b>Never go to an event that you can’t generate more leads than you will need to pay for it… before you get there.</b> …

Build-A-Bear Workshop Launches Sunshine Hello Kitty

The Build-A-Bear Workshop is celebrating the transition from winter to spring with the arrival of some new Hello Kitty plush toys. The new Hello …

Animated Lego Michael Jackson Dance Moves

There will never be another Michael Jackson (well not the one I’m talking about anyway- it’s a pretty common name, I’m sure there are thousands of …

Mobile Blastmaster

Posted in Tech<p>Now that it’s officially beach season, at least here in southern California, it’s time to pull the tailgate toys out, and the Mobile …