Marie-Sophie Van de Pas

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26 Tips for Better Facebook Page Engagement

Have you noticed a drop in your Facebook engagement? Wondering how you can better engage with your fans? Making small changes to what and how you …

Social Media

What Skills Are Needed to Work in PR? | Public Relations

Does lobbying involve social media activity? New York regulators are looking into it

NEW YORK: Just days after expanding the definition of lobbyist to include some PR professionals, New York regulators are asking to what extent social …

PR has to build a better business rather than merely increase sales

John Timpson: Straight-talking, common sense from the front line of management<p><b>Q I’m the third generation of my family to join the business and I want us, for the first time, to start doing some press and general PR – it’s the only way to bring in a significant amount of new customers. My father is</b> …

12 Things PR Pros Should Know About Facebook

It was 12 years ago yesterday when this online polling contraption called “The Facebook” was developed by a Harvard undergrad named Mark …

For Great PR, Put Relevance First

Have you ever been disappointed because the characters in a movie weren’t relatable? If it was TV, you probably flipped the channel. If you were in a theater, you might have grudgingly endured to the end, then told your friends to save their money. Customers react this way too. If you don’t market …

The 30 Best TED Talks of All Time That Will Open Your Mind and Inspire You to Take Action

Buddhaimonia. Seeing as TED 2015: Truth and Dare started today, and people all around the world are waiting to see what ground breaking TED talks …

TED Talks

5 Predictions For The World In 2039

Looking to the year 2039, her book includes interviews with a dozen well-known futurists on everything from brain research to the future of cities …

Ford Motor Company

15 colorful landscape photos from around the world | CNN Travel

9 Beach Reads For Ambitious People

Instead of bringing a trashy romance novel to the beach this summer, stuff your beach bag with the following productivity books to reenergize before your return to the office.<p>Yes, you go to the beach to get away from work. But a bit of distance from normal life could be just what you need to think …

How To Plan + Build A Successful Content Marketing Strategy - Insights

Did you know that every day on the internet:<p>There are 4.75 billion pieces of content shared<br>• There are 1.8 billion photos uploaded<br>• There are 700 million …

How to Capture a User's Attention with Phenomenal Graphics

Here are some of the best ways to capture a users attention with phenomenal graphic on your website.<p>Visual marketing is an important part of a brand's strategy, helping businesses stand out in newsfeeds and on their own websites. Videos, images, and colorful logos can draw a customer's attention, …

5 Unexpected Ways Meerkat Will Crush It For Sales And Marketing People

So, if you haven’t heard of Meerkat yet, don’t waste another minute in the dark. Go check them out.<p>In a nutshell, Meerkat allows you to live video stream to all of your Twitter followers. Think live TV on Twitter. Meerkat allows users to instantly live stream whatever it is they are doing directly …

Social Media

World's Best Brands: 8 Brilliant Innovations

<i>Editor’s note: Because several more content marketing examples have been unearthed, we’ve updated this post.</i><p>You’re about to witness some of the most …

Words That Will Galvanise Your Sales Pitch (And Words That Won't!)

So, you have a killer product and have researched your prospect thoroughly. You’re scrubbed up and looking your best and your breath is minty fresh. …

Know Your Buyers: Sales Lessons from a Beachside Hot Dog Stand

We laughed when we first saw the hot dog stand across from our condo in Clearwater Beach last week. We’d traveled 1,200 miles to get away and landed …

Florida

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Content Creation: Focus on Your Audience, Not Your Product

One hot topic with clients that comes up over and over again is the content they need for social media and content marketing success. The question …

7 Marketing Skills You Really Need In 2015 And Beyond

Marketing Skills for Marketers of Today and the Future<p>If you’ve been a marketer for less than a decade, you probably find it downright staggering to …

Marketing

Social Media Marketing World: 8 Key Social Media Trends for 2015

The 3rd annual Social Media Marketing World is, without a doubt, the largest gathering of the world’s most influential social media juggernauts. With …

Anicca

Project info<p>‘Anicca’ is the Buddhist notion that all of existence is in a constant state of flux and impermanence. The ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus also expressed this in his famous aphorisms:<br>“All entities move and nothing remains still,<br>You cannot step twice into the same river.”<br>I feel that …

Photographer Michel Rajkovic Captures the Magic of Landscapes with Long Exposures

Michel Rajkovic is a fine art photographer based in Asnieres, France. He travels the world and captures photos of time passing through landscapes by …

World Water Day in Pictures

How To Go From $0 To $1,000,000 In Two Years

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest books are I Was Blind But Now I See and 40 Alternatives to College. Please follow him on Twitter @jaltucher.</i><p>A few weeks ago I wrote a post about how this was the year you had to quit your …

How To Launch A Successful Business Blog

My Boss Said Yes To The Blog: What Do I Do Now?<p>For many brides, selecting their wedding dress is the key to their plans for the big day. It’s so big …

How To Write Email Subject Lines

Email marketing seems pretty simple to most business owners. Write regular emails that provide valuable information, promote your products and …

How to Use Social Media Marketing and Online Networking to Grow a Business

<i>Note from Don:</i> A few months ago I had an interesting conversation with a very interesting guy on Google+. A phone call, personal meeting and a few …