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4 Ways to Get Unstuck at Work and in Life

We all face challenges sometimes. Luckily, the brain is well-equipped to deal with tough times.<p>This story originally appeared on Ellevate<p>We all face challenges sometimes. We’re assigned to a project that we don’t feel competent to handle. Something happens at home that we were not expecting. We’re …

Self-help

The Growth of Social Commerce: Why It Works Now

With big brands dominating the social media influencer circles and celebrities selling their precious endorsements, it was starting to look like the …

Social Media

7 Hand Gestures to Get People to Listen to You (Infographic)

When public speaking, stop focusing so much on your voice and pay attention to your hands.<p>How you present yourself says a lot about you, and much of that comes down to what you do with your hands. That’s especially true when speaking in front of an audience.<p>According to a recent study, speakers …

Public Speaking

A Professor Has Uncovered The One Element That Has The Biggest Effect In Marketing

When it comes to marketing, it can be easy to complicate things. Which social media platform should you use? How can you apply big data to your latest campaign? How granular should you get with your testing? And so on…and so on…<p>But really, the root of all marketing is much simpler than we tend to …

Consumer Behavior

An internal email shows how Facebook learned of a 'psychological trick' to get teens to try a new product

An internal memo obtained by BuzzFeed shows how a group of Facebook staffers became "obsessed" with finding ways to attract high schoolers to a new product — and landed on a "psychological trick" that worked.<p>The note was put together by executives at tbh, the once-popular viral polling app that was …

Tone Every Inch of Your Body With These 100 Effective Bodyweight Moves

Here it is! The ultimate guide to the best bodyweight moves. Bookmark this for later so you can create your own workout by mixing and matching these badass moves, and watch your body transform. Maybe you want an all-butt workout with squats and lunges. Maybe you want to focus on toning your arms …

Workouts

10 essentials for your social media marketing campaigns

It’s nearly impossible to run a successful business today without a social media strategy.<p>Unfortunately, social media marketing requires a lot more …

The one habit that can transform your world forever

<b>What is the one habit that can transform your world forever?</b><p>The habit of tracking.<p>No, I don’t mean stripping down to a loincloth and sniffing animal …

Body Fat

How To Use Kanban To Become Insanely Productive: A Short Guide

Are you searching for the perfect productivity system?<p>First the bad news: It doesn’t exist. You’re going to have to do the work no matter what system you use.<p>Now the good news: Kanban is an easy-to-use and -learn system that can help avoid feeling overwhelmed by those endless To Do lists.<p>Let’s dive …

Kanban

Five Instagram Marketing Tactics That Build Your Brand And Generate Sales

Along with hunger, fear and love, visual stimulation is deeply embedded in the human experience. Ninety percent of all information is transmitted visually, with the human brain processing an entire image after viewing it for as little as 13 milliseconds. Social media platforms have tapped into this …

Instagram

1 hour per day doing this mental exercise will exponentially increase your success

<b>“Remember, dreams without goals are just dreams and they ultimately fuel disappointment. Have dreams, but have goals, life goals, yearly goals,</b> …

What Separates Millionaire Entrepreneurs From The Rest Of Us? Hint: It's Not What You Think

Knowing the "what" is not enough to thrive in business.<p>If you are an entrepreneur fighting your way to the top, one great approach to rapidly growing your business is to learn from multimillion-dollar business owners who've been there, done that.<p>At the end of the day, who doesn't love a …

To Boost Your Productivity 1,000 Percent, Practice This One Habit Daily for One Year

Getting up an hour earlier and making good use of the time is the surest way to make every day far more productive.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If each day, for an entire year, you woke up an hour earlier than needed and invested that time in yourself, my experience …

How communicators can use Facebook’s custom audience tool

Facebook recently removed third-party ad targeting segments, which were built into the Advanced Audience page.<p>Called Partner Categories, these …

5 Fundamental Tactics for Making Your First 6 Figures, No Matter What Industry You're In

Whatever your service or product, there are only so many ways to connect, build trust and make that all-important first sale.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With billions of people using the internet and social media every day, there has never been a better time to …

Elon Musk’s ‘time blocking’ method: How to manage time effectively even if your schedule is hectic

Elon Musk is possibly the busiest man on earth right now.<p>The billionaire founder and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, usually spends up to 100 hours a week …

5 exercises that target those hard-to-tone body parts

Diet & Fitness<p>Target your abs, glutes and arms — or combine all five movements for a total-body tone up.<p>You slip into a tank top for the first time this year and notice your triceps could use a tone up. Or perhaps it’s the leg-baring shorts or the thought of going shirtless at the beach that has …

Workouts

11 Things You Must Know About B2B Influencer Marketing

Because paid advertising is increasing in expense and, in some cases, decreasing in effectiveness, companies of all sizes and shapes are turning to …

5 tips to dominate local SEO

Too often, entrepreneurs leave money on the table (and customers in the dark) by failing to drive traffic to their business.<p>Small-business owners …

Small Business

4 Advanced Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Website With Online Marketing

When you're ready to progress beyond banner ads and email, use these strategies to drive traffic to your site.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Robert W. Bly’s book</i> The Digital Marketing Handbook. <i>Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | …

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

The Science Behind Naming a Business

Numerology here can make a big difference, as it has the ability to measure the vibrations of every alphabet that goes into making a name<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Whenever we …

20 Killer Copywriting Tips for Startups

<b>How to Create Stronger Customer Relationships and Sell More With Your Business Copy</b><i>These copywriting tips for startups are designed to help you</i> …

Targeted Advertising Requires Good Data

Data is hailed as the marketer’s Holy Grail for a good reason — providing marketers with the insight needed to tailor advertising campaigns helps them maximize engagement among target audiences and return on investment (ROI).<p>However, harnessing data effectively isn’t always straightforward. For …

UberEATS

Infographic: A guide to content mastery

Content is king—but how can you make yours reign supreme?Standing out in the oversaturated content landscape doesn’t happen over night. You must …

Why Your Business Should Be More Like Trader Joe's

You don't need to take shortcuts to make profits.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are three grocery stores within a mile of my apartment in Raleigh, but I usually find myself driving 15 minutes north to Trader Joe's and always have to wait in line to check out (no …

Marketing Day: Facebook boots data brokers, Instagram improves Stories ads & LinkedIn rolls out native video advertising

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.From Marketing</b> …

50 Social Media Marketing Influencers to Learn From in 2018 #SMMW18

toprankblog.com - It's that time of year again for the conference extravaganza known as Social Media Marketing World. Each year I pull together a …

A Digital Marketing Survival Guide For Small Businesses

As a small business owner, you’re likely overwhelmed with numerous responsibilities each and every day. Whether it is sales, accounting or just managing the day-to-day operations, keeping up with the continual flow of work can be exhausting. Due to this constant time crunch, one aspect of a …

The 2018 Native Advertising Technology Landscape

By Chad Pollitt<br>Native Advertising Expert, CMO Influencer <br>Connect<p>In 2017 the Native Advertising Institute (NAI) took on an ambitious project to map …