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Amazon is no longer a retail company

But comparing Amazon's business to Wal-Mart Stores or other big retailers doesn't do it justice. In fact, it completely misses the mark on what kind of business Amazon is.<p>Understanding Amazon's business is important for investors in order to evaluate its decisions like its Whole Foods purchase or …


The world's largest advertiser slashed spending on 'crappy' digital ads by over $100 million — and still saw sales increase

"We cut more than $100 million in wasteful spending starting last March because we couldn't be assured ads would not appear next to bad content like a terrorist video," Marc Pritchard, P&G's chief brand officer, said at the Association of National Advertisers' Masters of Marketing Conference on …


How This 27-Year-Old Used Instagram To Double Her Income

Meet Caley Dimmock, a one-woman marketing and creative agency and online educator helping others build their personal brand on Instagram. Based in Vancouver, BC, Caley quit her corporate job as a brand and marketing manager earlier this year to pursue an online business. Within just a few months, …

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UAE: Stop Policing Gender Expression

Expand Nur Qistina Fitriah Ibrahim, a transgender woman from Singapore, was arrested in Abu Dhabi on August 9 on charges of “being disguised as a …

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Amazon’s Souq acquires delivery startup

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Souq, the Dubai-based e-commerce company acquired by Amazon for $580 million earlier this year, is purchasing Wing, a United Arab Emirates (UAE) startup building out a same- …


8 Free Content Marketing Tools You Should Be Using

With the help of these tools, you'll be on your way to executing a solid plan to engage audiences and build influence -- all without spending an extra penny from your budget.<p>When starting out with a content marketing strategy, it can seem intimidating to go at it alone, especially without tools, …


8 Steps to Launching an E-Commerce Business This Week

Starting a business doesn't have to be a long process anymore.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If I told you that you could launch an e-commerce business this week, would you think I was crazy?<p>Well, it’s true -- you can.<p>Thanks to the internet, there is essentially …

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27 Quotes to Change How You Think About Problems

Great minds give you the benefit of their experience.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It happens to even the most seasoned of entrepreneurs. You’ve built momentum for your latest project, you’re excited to embrace new challenges and you’ve visualized success at the end …


10 online careers you can start today with basically no money

Does working from home or any remote location of your choice, while dictating your schedule and having complete control over your career sound good?<p>If so, you should consider starting an online career.<p>It's a lot easier than you might think — thanks to the internet, it's actually quite simple, …

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