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3 Essential Tools to Utilize When Starting a Company Blog

Hello Bar, Helplama and Yoast SEO are must-haves for a new blog.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s world of online marketing, having a company blog is key. Blogs may sound old-school, but without one, you’ll be leaving a lot of traffic out of the picture. The …


The Most Effective SEO Tactics

Marketers say creating relevant content is the most effective search engine optimization (SEO) tactic, according to recent research from Ascend2.<p>The …


Paid Advertising Making Dramatic Shifts, Study Finds

Programmatic is not the shiny object in every campaign strategy. Despite the hype surrounding programmatic, more than 50% of advertisers still do not …

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Deep dive: RB handcuffs top Week 12 waiver targets

Each week, I'm tasked with picking the top waiver wire targets for fantasy football fans. That article is a more cursory glance at the waiver wire, …

The 7 Real Reasons Startups Fail (and What to Do Instead) |

The market research firm CB Insights recently did a post-mortem on 135 failed startups. As part of that effort, they asked the people involved in each startup why they thought it had failed.<p>The study surfaced twenty reasons, with most startups citing multiple reasons. The reasons cited, however, …


Do the work, skip the party

<b>As the money pool increases, the attention pool decreases</b>We talk a lot about bubbles in tech because, like real estate executives, we had our world …

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AI Is About To Go Mainstream And Reshape The Workplace

Michael Yamnitsky Contributor<p>Michael Yamnitsky is venture partner at NYC-based venture fund Work-Bench.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The next generational shift in enterprise infrastructure has arrived<br>• Why Startups Will Dominate The AI-Powered Apps Landscape<p>Much like the evolution of systems …

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Salesforce's most successful salesman made tons of money by following this secret playbook

It wasn't until a guy named David Rudnitsky was hired as a sales executive in 2002 that it really saw its enterprise sales grow.<p>In fact, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff was so impressed by Rudnitsky's sales tactics that he dedicated a whole section about it in his own book, "Behind the Cloud."<p>Rudnitsky …


Is Twitter Really The Favorite Social Network For Sales Professionals?

<b>T</b>he latest talk in the world of sales is definitely surprising: Twitter has beaten LinkedIn as the number one social platform for sales professionals. According to a new study by Kitedesk and A Sales Guy, Twitter has edged out LinkedIn—even if by a small margin—to become the most used social tool …

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11 documentaries that will make you smarter about business

From a film on Wal-Mart's business practices to one on aspiring sommeliers, each will simultaneously entertain and educate you about business.


8 LinkedIn Marketing Tips From the Experts

Shares 21K<p>Want to improve your LinkedIn marketing?<p>Are you interested in the latest tips and tools?<p>LinkedIn is one of the most effective platforms for …


10 Content Marketing Mistakes That The Amateurs Make

Content marketing is time consuming.<p>Do you often wake up in the middle of the night saying to yourself that it’s not worth the time and effort. Many …

DataFox now alerts you to business opportunities you might not find on your own

DataFox, a startup with a web service for sifting through the Internet for key information about privately held companies, is introducing today an Enterprise tier of service, which comes with integration to the lead-tracking software and dedicated analysts to help, among other …

5 Ways to Make Your Mac and iPhone Play Nice

Apple’s newest desktop operating system, Yosemite, is all about making Macs link up with iPhones and iPads in new and exciting ways. And with tricks …

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New tips, trends, and insights from the world's leading enterprise cloud ecosystem in sales, service, marketing, community, analytics, and apps

Trail of the Month<p>INTERACTIVE CONTENT<p>The Map for High-Performing Marketers<p>BLOG SERIES<p>Real Trailblazer Stories to Inspire You<p>Apr 01, 2018 By Julie …

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8 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2015

Entrepreneur, Executive Coach, Author, Speaker<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My dad always used to tell me that the difference between the “you” now and the “you” 20 years from now will be the places you visit and the people you meet. I would also add baldness and gray …


Interactive Content Can Save Content Marketing From The Dark Side

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Scott Brinker is the CTO of ion Interactive.</i><p>Not long ago, in a marketing department not far, far away, we saw the rise of content marketing. It began as a young, idealistic movement to help educate, enlighten, and entertain self-empowered buyers in the digital world. An elegant …