Lualima Hansen

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Selling On Social? Four Ways Small Business Owners And Franchisees Can Use Social To Boost Sales

In the last few weeks, I’ve had an opportunity to speak to hundreds of multiple franchisee and small business owners on the topic of sales and marketing in the digital age. And, one thing has become abundantly clear – most business owners are still not grasping the power of social media to help …

5 Online Freemium Tools for Start-Ups and Agencies

Freemium tools are the basics needed to get things going for free – here are five to help start-ups on their way.

11 ways to encourage your customers to share your content

While there isn't any one magic solution to making business content go viral, you should be doing everything you can to create the most shareable …

Marketing

Where Are All The Plus-Size Male Models?

Plus-size men have built supportive communities by and for themselves to celebrate body positivity.<p>The discussion about the unattainable beauty …

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5 Key Ways to Protect Your Startup Culture as Your Business Grows

Culture is made of people - their attitudes, work ethics, and personalities. It is not made out of processes and checklists. Here are 5 ways to ensure your company culture is protected as you grow.<p>The raw energy of a startup culture is a powerful but delicate thing. It’s what gets your team to the …

Startups

Best Practice Tips for Creating Key Performance Indicators

7 Modern Marketing Frameworks Every Startup Needs to Know

As a young marketer navigating the digital landscape, I love frameworks. Not only do they help me plan and prioritize, but they help me visualize how …

Product Management

A Simple Content Marketing Strategy for Creative Folks - Copyblogger

I promoted my business the wrong way for a long time.<p>Just like many designers and artists, I focused on building my portfolio, posting my work around …

Marketing

Study Finds Mobile Marketing Is More Important than Ever to Reach a Teen Audience

For brands trying to reach a teen audience, mobile marketing is more important than ever. A new Pew Research Center report shows teens are …

Social Media

51 Ways to Acquire Your First 100,000 Customers Without Any Marketing Budget

Most startups are strapped for cash and the majority of them don’t have the budget to dedicate any serious funds to marketing. So I’ve compiled a …

Twenty lists every entrepreneur should create

Being a startup founder who is obsessed with my own personal growth, I frequently get sucked into blog posts with titles like "The top 5 traits of all successful entrepreneurs." These articles tend to cite characteristics such as passion, persistence, inspiration, an eye for talent, a data-driven …

Nike Marketing Strategy – How Nike Does it

Total Shares 1.3K<p><b>How Nike is always ahead of its competitors?</b><p>Since its beginnings in 1964, Nike (originally Blue Ribbon Sports) has become one of the …

indoo.rs - Professional indoor positioning system for Enterprises

As an App Developing Company, we receive indoor navigation requests on a regular base and are very happy to work with indoo.rs as a competent partner.<p>…

San Francisco

[Infographic] 7 Content Promotion Strategies That Drive Traffic, Leads, and Sales

An editorial strategy without distribution disappoints brands and marketers invested in the thoughtful creation and production of quality content. Businesses that invest resources to develop blog posts, video, and other multimedia should also allocate time and budget toward amplifying the overall …

7 Types of Tech all High School Students Should Use this Year

This article was written specifically for high school students and those who teach them. Teachers, you should not be solely teaching students the …

Education Technology

8 Expert Tips for Outstanding Company Culture

Company culture is the ‘<i>it’</i> phrase of business. Forbes describes company culture as something that is inherent; it’s not something that your …

Work-life Balance

These 7 Leadership Steps Will Change the Culture of Your Company

How to achieve true culture change that delights customers and empowers employees.<p>Here are seven steps you can take as a business leader that will help you achieve culture change and ensure organizational and customer experience excellence. Time after time, as a culture change consultant, I find …

Employment

What Makes a Company Culture Great?

Culture. It is probably a term you hear often -- and I believe that it is one worth discussing. Clearly, we want more than just a job -- we want more control over how and where we work. And the right company culture allows us to make that happen.<p>But it is difficult to objectively look at one …

10 Examples of Companies With Fantastic Cultures

11 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Having great company culture is no longer just an option. Today’s workers consider it as much as they consider salary and benefits. In fact, fantastic company culture is almost <i>expected</i> along with other traditional …

Employee Engagement

7 Things Great Brands Always Do

Great brands are great because they do certain things to get that way -- and stay that way. Here's how you can grow a great brand that is built to last.<p>Just because you've got a great brand today, that doesn't mean you're going to have a great brand tomorrow. Just ask Kodak, which was ranked as one …

Corporate Culture

The Buffer Culture (with a new 10th value)

This is the 4th evolution of the cultural values we try to live to at Buffer.<p>Read more about our values and approach to business at http://open.bufferapp.com

To Grow, Companies Need Vision Not Value

For a company to have longevity, decisions should be driven by ideas instead of numbers, says Steven DuPuis.<p>Recently I attended a national auto show full of futuristic concept cars. Visitors were clearly elated by the cars—three-wheelers with cartoon-like tires, driverless pods, super-cars with …

Innovation