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Print's Not Dead: Print Marketing Will Thrive in 2014 and Beyond

As technology continues to develop—and change the way we do business—many have considered print a dead medium and online marketing the wave of the …

Six Misconceptions About Mobile Marketing

By now, we all know the importance of being mobile. You can't walk down the street or have a conversation with someone without him or her pulling out …

Why Marketers Need to Care About Social Search [Infographic]

Is your company embracing social search?<p>Here's a look at what it is and why you should take advantage of social search.<p>"Social search engines use …

Results-Driven Marketing Creative in Four Steps, Part 2: Building a Creative Concept

In Part 1 we focused on how to enable effective briefing and why it influences every aspect of your campaign, and we explored the value it adds to …

10 Ways to Generate More Leads and Referrals on LinkedIn | Inc.com

Everyone seems to be on LinkedIn. So you are too. But are you actually generating leads and referrals?<p>Here's a blueprint for using LinkedIn to prospect more effectively from Sandler Training, a leading sales, management, and leadership training organization.<p><b>1. Prepare a digital version of your</b> …

LinkedIn

How to Build a Profitable Business Blog in 20 Minutes a Week | Inc.com

You hear it all the time. In order to stay relevant and grow your customer base, you need a truly awesome blog. Not only does it have to be interesting and original, you’ve got to post new material almost daily. "¨"¨The problem with this well-intentioned advice is that it usually doesn’t take into …

Profit

5 Ways Consultants Can Kill Your Business | Inc.com

There comes a point at which every business leader needs help.<p>While building a fantastic in-house team is essential, there’s nothing like getting a bit of outside expertise to find the best solution to a particularly tricky problem. It’s the desire for this sort of perspective that has turned …

Management

Habits of the World's Wealthiest People (Infographic)

What do Oprah Winfrey and Warren Buffett have in common, in addition to their fairly sizable net worths? More than you might think.<p>An infographic developed by social-media marketing company NowSourcing details some of the qualities and traits shared by the rich (we're talking those who earn more …

How to Be Way More Productive | Inc.com

<b>Wake Up With More Energy</b><p>Many people feel tired in the morning not because they didn't sleep enough but because they have low blood sugar. You can minimize this by consuming a tablespoon or two of unsweetened almond butter before you go to sleep. It's a very simple way to stabilize your blood sugar. …

Productivity

4 Mindsets That Will Sabotage Your Success

No matter what you believe, your mindset is quite important in deciding whether or not you will succeed in your business. Whether you’re just …

Self-improvement

25 Wacky Interview Questions That Work

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The best interview questions provide insight into a potential hire's thought process, critical thinking skills and overall personality, instead of just a rehearsed list of achievements accomplished and lessons learned.<p>Rate-your-company …

4 Speaking Tricks You've Got to Try | Inc.com

If simply hearing the phrase "public speaking" makes you cringe, Zach Holman, a prominent developer at GitHub, the software-development network, feels your pain. That's why this week he launched speaking.io, the ultimate site for the legions of people who dread public speaking more than …

4 Work-Life Balance Stories Every Woman Should Read | Inc.com

It's been more than three years since Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg gave her famous <i>Lean In</i> TED talk, and encouragingly, the conversation about women and leadership continues today, but with a greater number of -- and more varied -- views than before.<p>For example, in a keynote at New York University's …

5 Morning Rituals to Keep You Productive All Day Long

Co-founder of thredUp.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most of us work long hours: 40, 50 or even 60 hours each week. But chances are, given distractions like online entertainment, office snacking habits and ill-designed time management, we're only churning out …

Put Yourself on the Road to Success With These 5 Principles

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Depending on whom you ask, success means different things. If you were to ask me, I'd say it means having a career that revolves around my real life. If you were to ask my cat, she'd say it involves finding a way to catch, immobilize and …

8 Strategies to Ignite Your Passion | Inc.com

Passion is not just the way to happiness--it's also the fuel that ignites success. Having passion for a particular goal, whether personal or professional, provides the energy and motivation to take the actions necessary to achieve that goal. It's the intangible component that explains why some …

10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Incredibly Happy | Inc.com

It's easy to think of happiness as a <i>result</i>, but happiness is also a <i>driver</i>.<p>One example: While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve personal productivity (whether a one-day burst, or a lifetime, or things you should <i>not</i> do every day), probably the best way to be more productive is to just be …

Why marketing isn’t marketing anymore

<i>Bruno Aziza is a big data entrepreneur and author.</i><p>When it comes time to hire a head of marketing, many of the tech entrepreneurs I’ve worked with and advised imagine bringing on someone who’s a master of SEO and A/B testing, who will drive millions of new visitors to their website. They may see a …

Survey: Email Is 40 Times More Effective Than Facebook and Twitter

This story originally appeared on PR Daily<p>What? You've opened up that thing called "Outlook Express," and you're writing an email?<p>Surely you know that this form of marketing and communications is as pass? as floppy disks and cell phones the size of Shaquille O'Neal's shoe.<p>Or is it? Now comes a …

7 Things Successful People Do Every Day

I have been interviewing over 30 multimillionaires, 5 billionaires, world-class athletes, NYT bestselling authors, and billionaires. Moreover, having …

Insights & Trends from Demand Generation Experts

Looking for insights and trends in the B2B sales management industry? Our blog has the latest from Televerde demand generation and B2B sales experts.

Trends

10 Things Customer-Obsessed Companies Do Differently

The 1900s through 1960s was known as the Age of Manufacturing. The 1990s through 2000s was called the Age of Information. For the next several …

Customer Experience

Innovative Staffing Practices: How Employers Stay Ahead [Infographic]

What company doesn’t want to get ahead in 2014? To help ensure employers are successful this year, Recruiter.com has created a new infographic as …

Human Resources

10 Video Marketing Statistics That Might Surprise You

Online videos have exploded with billions of daily views. In fact, just YouTube alone gets over 3 billion daily views. Many of these views are on …

Marketing