Laurel Lindsay

69 Flips | 3 Magazines | 3 Likes | 3 Following | 4 Followers | @laurellindsay | #Entrepreneur #marketer Nature lover, optimist, social justice advocate, Passionate Founder @new_media_group | Sponsorship Director @tedxvictoria | #bethechange

10 Content Marketing Lessons from The World's Fastest Growing Websites

The media world is witnessing the changing of the guard. The new brash upstarts have embraced, integrated and are applying the technology of the …

Laurel A. Stark

How to Integrate Email and Social Media to Increase Engagement - Jeffbullas's Blog

Back in the day, social media meant dealing with Facebook only, or maybe MySpace. These days, there are so many different social media outlets – …

The History of Our Social Media Obsession [Infographic]

5 Tips to Work Smarter, Not Harder

The more efficiently you run your day-to-day business affairs, the more time you have for other important tasks. Chris Ridd, managing director of …

Electric ladies: Meet Japan’s new, realistic and well-spoken robots

The new robot guides at a Tokyo museum look so eerily human and speak so smoothly they almost outdo people – almost.<p>Japanese robotics expert Hiroshi Ishiguro, an Osaka University professor, says they will be useful for research on how people interact with robots and on what differentiates the …

How to Shield Your Brand's Social Reputation

Mom taught me not to care about what others think. She also said that sticks and stones could break my bones, but a bad name… Well, that could never …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

Be Happy, Do This: Hand-Written Tips From Malcolm Gladwell, Roman Mars, And More

Design student Graham McMullin is asking one person a day to document what makes him or her happy, then testing those suggestions himself.<p>How do you exercise your inalienable right to pursue happiness? Graham McMullin, a student at School of Visual Arts in New York City, decided to take an …

Visual Marketing Materials that Get You Traffic in 30 Days

Visual marketing has come of age. The growing impact of visual elements in content development has given birth to a new kind of marketing. These …

Smart Selling Tools

SALES TECHNOLOGY AT YOUR FINGERTIPS<p>SALES TECHNOLOGY AT YOUR FINGERTIPS<p>We provide free resources on sales technologies so you can find the best …

10 Awesome Infographics to Guide Your Marketing Plan for 2014

Infographics seem to be getting more and more popular lately. They’re certainly fun to look at, and they convey useful information in a format that’s …

10 Key Steps to Blogging Success

Emma is a 11 year old girl who has created her own YouTube channel titled “The Emma Creative“. It started from a passion for making clay Chibi charms …

14 Apps Every Entrepreneur Needs in 2014

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are known to be the masters of efficiency, right? The secret? We don't do it alone. Besides having an amazing team to support our endeavor, we also utilize cutting edge apps to keep us on our A-game. (When you're heads down …

Apps

Facebook Declining Page Reach: 9 Experts Weigh In

As you may already know, Facebook’s organic Page reach (the number of unique people who saw your post in News Feed or on your Page) has been on a …

3 Steps to Being Unforgettable on Social Media

<b>3 Steps to Being Unforgettable on Social Media</b><p><i>Do you inspire and captivate your social media community?</i><p>Are your conversations dynamic, engaging and diverse?<p>In order to stand out online, you must earn the attention of your audience. And you must do it in a short amount of time.<p>According to +Sally Hogshead, author of “Fascinate,” you have nine seconds to command attention.<p>However, in a recent study by the National Center for Biotechnology, it seems to be even less than that.<p>It was found that the …

Two-Year-Old Skateboarder Will Astonish You

Kids today can do wonders from a very early age, but we've never seen a two-year-old ride a skateboard like this toddler.<p>Coming from a family of …

How to Write an Inbound Marketing Blog in 60 Minutes or Less

Writing a blog article can seem like a daunting task if you aren’t in the habit of writing every day or even every week. So here are my 7 tips to not …

Writing

Why B2B Should Invest In Branding (And What Happens When You Do Not)

The classic red-and-white Etch A Sketch model (Photo credit: Wikipedia)<p>When the financial crisis hit in 2008, a certain word went missing in …

Profit

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Conversion Optimization Part 1 - Turn Website Visitors Into Customers

Conversion Optimization Part 1 – Website Visitors Into Customers<p>That’s the real question isn’t it? What good is a website or even traffic to your …

Marketing

Telecommuting Is The Future of Work

In many companies I partner with, a certain percentage of employees work from home or are virtual employees – contractors or long-term freelancers. The percentage varies (ASTD, SHRM), from 30 to 45 percent, which seems consistent with what I hear from the HR practitioners and leaders that I …

Deploying A Social Business Strategy Will Enable Better Content

Regardless of how you define social business, it’s hard to argue that organizations today must change if they want to stay relevant and competitive. …

Social Business

The Future Of Work: Why Social HR Matters

In 2013, organizations finally began in earnest to integrate social technologies into recruitment, development and engagement practices. In 2014, this social integration will become the status quo.<p>The digital immigrants have now caught up to the digital natives – we are now all digital citizens. …