Randy Boone

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How to Create a Unified Customer Ecommerce Journey

Just when marketers solve one problem, another rears its head. Multichannel commerce is presenting marketers with a whole new raft of …

Seven Steps to Completely Turn Your Life Around This Year

<i>How can I change my life completely in the next year or two? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Max Lukominskyi, CMO at Sliceplanner, on Quora:</b><p>Changing your life completely is a huge step that …

Quora

The One Mindfulness Technique That Will Improve Your Conversations Forever

Listening seems like a natural skill that we all can do, however not everyone remains present the whole time someone is talking. In fact, our minds …

4 small things successful people do to see big results

The gap between average people and and the majority of successful people isn’t that significant. While there are some individuals who are born with …

The Best Days to Send Email Campaigns and Other Email Marketing Tips

Email marketing can be an effective way to drive business, but it requires that you invest time into a strategy.<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>Reportedly, 83 percent of marketers consider email their primary lead generation channel. While email marketing …

Marketing

23 Widely-Circulated 'Facts' About The Law That Are Myths

Thanks to pop culture, it's safe to say not one of us know dick about the law and legal system in the United States. So much so that it might be …

Cinematography

Apple iOS 10.3 Beta Has A Gift For Verizon Customers

Apple iOS 10.3 is a big release packed full of new features, but dig deep and you will find it also has a very popular one that has not been included in the official release notes…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating operating system updates for the</i> …

iOS

How Long Does It Really Take to Rank at the Top of Google’s Search Results? (A Data Driven Answer)

Yep, it’s a controversial subject among SEOs.But, you probably already know this: I recommend link building. The very word “link building” has a bad …

Internet Marketing

The 10 Minute Rule For Keeping Audience Attention

For the past four years I’ve been lecturing on digital marketing at a university in Strasbourg (long term readers may remember me writing about it …

Within You Without You

I have been drawn to the practice of <i>shamatha</i> from the time I was first introduced to it, in Dharamsala, India, in the early 1970s. I was immediately …

Meditation

25 Travel Hacks That Will Save You Time and Money in 2017

Expert travelers like flight attendants and frequent fliers know that foreign transaction fees, the dreaded middle seat, and flight delays can put a …

New York City

5 Reasons Most Leaders Are Not Qualified To Lead

I was selected for a leadership fast-track program at my first job after college. Entry to the program, similar to many corporate academy programs, was based on performance – meaning sales. But I expected the program to have different measurements for promotion to leadership positions. It didn’t. …

Leadership

No Budget, No Problem: 5 Free Marketing Tactics Guaranteed to Deliver | Inc.com

Between influencers, paid search, outsourcing design, and everything else, marketing has gotten expensive. Spending on marketing has been on a dramatic upward swing for some time now, and will almost certainly continue to increase. For larger businesses, this doesn't present a particularly …

Marketing

7 Popular Goal Setting Strategies That Will Help You Achieve Great Things on Social Media

Here are some hacks to boost your social media marketing.<p>This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>Setting social media goals is hard.<p>“How cool would it be to drive 300 sign-ups a month from Facebook Ads?” This is how I tend to go about setting social media goals. I pull an aspirational number out of …

Goal Setting

50 Profound Quotes by Buddha That Will Change the Way You Spend Your Life

If you want to see the best Buddha quotes in one place, then you’ll LOVE this post.<p>I’ve personally gone through hundreds of Buddha quotes to pick out …

You Have More Power Than You Think When Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone | Inc.com

The material in this post is adapted from my new book <i>Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to the Challenge, and Build Confidence​</i> (Penguin Random House).<p>We often feel helpless in situations outside our comfort zone. But we actually have more power than we think. By …

Public Speaking

How to Stay Motivated Working From Home

Working from home gives you that cherished freedom, but plenty of distractions, as well.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In 1986, I started my first company, Generic Computers, Inc., in a spare bedroom in my house. I worked at my corporate job during the day and on my …

Productivity

You're Killing Your iPhone With These 7 Charging Mistakes

Much like old humans, old iPhones have a tough time holding their juice -- and part of the reason why is how you charge them. "Charging my phone is a …

Batteries

Yesterbox

Your “to do” list each day is simply yesterday’s email inbox (hence, “Yesterbox”). The great thing about this is when you get up in the morning, you …

Slack Expands its Enterprise Business With 'Grid'

Slack, a popular email killer at companies both large and small, is rolling out a streamlined interface for its largest clients, like PayPal, Capital One, and IBM.<p>Called Grid, the new interface aims to make it easier for multiple teams across different departments of large corporations to use Slack …

3 Tools To Keep You Organized And Productive | Inc.com

This time year, motivation is the name of the game. Resolutions have been made, new budgets are getting executed, and gym memberships have increased. However, the sad truth is budgets get re-worked and most gym memberships are canceled after 24 weeks.<p>While there's nothing wrong with new resolutions …

Project Management

Watch a Former Bond Girl Pack 100 Items in a Carry-on in 2 Minutes

<i>This article originally appeared on Travel + Leisure</i><p>Packing a carry-on can be hard, even if you're just heading out on a weekend trip.<p>Now imagine …

Country Lifestyle

12 Tricks That Make You The Master Of Google Search

There’s a hidden side of Google that only a select few people take advantage of. When you discover the amazing things you can do with Google, you’ll …

10 Yoga, Meditative And Restorative Techniques Infographic To Improve Your Sleep Quality

Time flies. It seems as if it's only yesterday when our parents had to drag us, kicking and screaming, to our beds at 9 and make sure we fall asleep.

Branding: The Secret Sauce for Driving Demand and Controlling Price

In my last post, I talked about <i>Corporate Image</i> and how it forms the foundation of your brand. In this one, I add <i>Positioning,</i> which drives demand for each of your products and gives you control over the price you can charge. Because it gives you control over <i>Price,</i> it also gives you greater control …

Artificial Sweeteners

This Simply Daily Habit Will Raise Your IQ By 23 Percent, According to Neuroscience

In less than the time it takes you to have breakfast, you could be raising your intelligence. Sound too good to be true? You might want to read …

This Founder Ditched His Career at 40 and Turned a Hunch Into Millions

The only way to find out what will happen is to go ahead and try, says the creator of High West Whiskey.<p><i>Editor’s Note: Entrepreneur’s</i> <i>“20 Questions”</i> <i>series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them tick, their everyday success</i> …

Work-life Balance

How This Small Team Turned a $200 Marketing Budget Into $202,000 in Annual Revenue | Inc.com

The term "growth hacking" is somewhat ethereal. To anyone outside the world of digital marketing, the word "hacking" implies some level of black magic, a twisting of the curtain resembling a magic trick that turns nothing into something. But for those who devote their lives to understanding the art …

Marketing

Dr. BJ Fogg - Join

I’ve shared Tiny Habits with over 42,300 people around the world. I invite you to join in.<p>My 5-day method is simple and effective. And people say …

How a Tiny Company With No Marketing Built the No. 1 Product on Amazon | Inc.com

Last July, Amazon touted the success of its second annual Prime Day promotion in a press release, rattling off how much stuff people bought in different categories:<p><i>90,000 televisions</i><i>2 million toys</i><i>1 million pairs of shoes</i><i>200,000 headphones</i><i>215,000 Instant Pot 7-in-1 Multi-Functional Pressure</i> …

Marketing