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Watch Out Google, AddSearch — Like Swiftype — Wants To Stop In-Website Search From Sucking

The in-website search space is hotting up. Because well, let’s face it, most site search still sucks. The reason for that is that firstly search is a hard, expensive problem to crack. And secondly Google, the dominant search player offering an in-website search product, hasn’t got a huge incentive …

Weinberger Law Group of NJ Announces New Mediation Services Website

WeinbergerMediation.com<p>For many couples in divorce, a good option for saving time, money and stress is through using the services of a mediator …

Content Marketing in 2014: What You Need to Know

To keep up with the many changes like search engine updates and content marketing best practices, here we take a look at how content marketing has …

Content Marketing

#SocialSkim: Social Media This Week: 2014 Trends, an Epic Year-in-Review, More...

Where did the year go? Catch up on trend briefings for 2014, an epic year-in-review, the latest in Tumblr mobile ads, and a thought-provoking video …

12 Successful Entrepreneurs Share The Best Advice They Ever Got

The difference, for many, between giving up and persisting through the toughest times can be getting advice from people who have done it before — and being smart enough to listen.<p>From investor Mark Cuban's dad telling him that there are no shortcuts to Lululemon founder Chip Wilson's realization …

Entrepreneurship

Arianna Huffington On How To Prevent Burnout And Focus On What Really Matters

NEW YORK -- When we think of addressing the worst illnesses of modern life, such as cancer and heart disease, we often first focus on causes like poor diet and genetic factors. What we might forget to consider is burnout. Yet the accumulated stress of extreme workloads and busy home lives may …

31 Thought Provoking Life Questions to Answer If You Feel Stuck in Life

No!<p>It’s a simple fact that you can never be productive if you take on too many commitments — you simply spread yourself too thin and will not be able …

5 Stocks Under $10 Set to Soar

DELAFIELD, Wis. (Stockpickr) -- There isn't a day that goes by on Wall Street when certain stocks trading for $10 a share or less don't experience …

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March 10, 2017 | 2 min read<p>Category: In The News<p>A firm that incorporates at least four elements into its marketing won’t need the luck of the Irish …

Social Media

What Successful People Do During Lunch

Do you take your lunch break at your desk, staring blankly at your computer? You’re doing it wrong. Here are productivity-powering, energy-boosting tips for getting the most out of the midday meal.<p>Are you hunched over your desk shoveling salad again?<p>A number of surveys indicate that a leisurely …

6 Simple Mindfulness Practices To Reframe Your Perspective

Get familiar with the Holstee Manifesto and join the fast track to a better understanding–and appreciation–of your work, your life, and the world around you.<p>This is your life.<p>Do what you love and do it often.<p>If you don’t like something, change it.<p>If you don’t like your job, quit.<p>If you don’t have …

Want to Try the Online Rental Business? 4 Things to Know

These days, there's an Airbnb for everything: from designer clothes to bicycles. Before you jump in with your own twist, ask yourself these questions.<p>Traveling? Need a bike? You can rent one online--from a person, not a shop.<p>Startup Spinlister wants to become the Airbnb of bike rentals. People can …

7 Sleep Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Your lack of sleep may actually be harming your company--and your health. Here's how to fix it.<p>One common side effect of running your own business? Sleepless nights. Between the long hours and intense stress of managing a company, entrepreneurs often wind up functioning on very little sleep.<p>But not …

Entrepreneurship

What Online Marketing Strategy is Right for You?

These days, there are plenty of ways to woo consumers on the Web. Here's how to figure out which one makes the most sense for you.<p>As recently as a few years ago, online marketing meant one thing: search marketing. And there were only two flavors of search marketing: search engine marketing (SEO) or …

15 Business Etiquette Rules Every Professional Needs To Know | Inc.com

How to Know If You're Working (and Living) With Purpose

Who doesn't want a deeper sense of purpose? Ask these four questions to discover your path to more meaningful work.<p><i>"If you deliberately plan on being less than you are capable of being, then I warn you that you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life." --Abraham Maslow</i><p>Living with purpose is one of …

10 Questions to Jumpstart Your Strategic Planning Process

It's time to start planning for next year. Don't let your team come up with a brittle--and ultimately unimplementable--hodge-podge of spreadsheets. Here's how to do better.<p>Sometime in the next two weeks--and certainly by next month-- tens of thousands of businesses, large and small, will have begun …

How to Find Inspiration and Perspective

Nothing is more inspiring than a leader who put his neck on the line, faced enormous fear and pressure, and came out on top.<p>Apple chief executive Tim Cook has taken a lot of heat lately. The whole world is wondering if Apple lost its innovative mojo when it lost its iconic co-founder, Steve Jobs. …

Get More Done: 18 Tips for Telecommuters

Remote workers weigh in on what helps them amp productivity and stay in touch with the office.<p>Working from home is great on so many levels. Not having to commute saves money and time and can actually make you happier. A plethora of free tools make it dead simple to check in with office teammates. …

What Your LinkedIn Photo Says About You

People do business with people they trust. So what are you trying to hide in that photo?<p>Ever meet someone in person and think, “Whoa. You look nothing like I thought!”<p>Prospects, customers and colleagues enjoy doing business with people they can relate to and feel like they know. A smiling realtor’s …

7 Steps to Becoming an Idea Entrepreneur

Have an idea that will change behavior in your company or in the world? Here's what you need to do.<p>Every so often a disruptive idea will come along that shifts the mindset of thousands of people. Where do these ideas come from? How do their creators breathe life into them, gaining followings that …

How to Become a Real-Life Success Story

Success doesn't happen on a screen or in a cubicle. You need to get out into the real world.<p>Most people spend their working lives stuck behind a desk in a dead-end job or lost forever in some middle management abyss. It's frustrating to live and sad to watch, but it is the reality of working …

9 Ideas to Make Your Next Business Article Go Viral

How do you find readers--and get them to pause, click, and share? Nine YEC entrepreneurs tell you how to tip the scales in your favor.<p>We all know content is king, but you still have to get the <i>right</i> content out there. Then you have to figure out how to get people to read it. Nine successful …

Is the Social Media Frenzy Over?

A new survey shows U.S. investor confidence dropping for social media--and increasing for biopharmaceuticals.<p>This week, the National Venture Capital Association and Deloitte released their annual "Global Venture Capital Confidence Survey." The survey, which goes out to VC firms all around the …

Be More Personable on Social Media: 3 Tips

You can lose the corporate speak--without losing your brand. Here's how to strike a happy balance.<p>Almost every business engages its customers through social media. Some do it well... and many could do it better.<p>If you fall into the latter category, here are tips from Andrew Caravella, VP of …

8 Ways to Improve Your Communication Right Now

Everyone wants to communicate clearly, but little things can create big problems. Try these 8 tips today and you'll see immediate improvement.<p>No one is a perfect communicator. Throughout our lives, we all develop little habits and patterns. Some of these habits are helpful, while some create …

Productivity

7 Powerful Words of Advice for Entrepreneurs

We asked Inc. readers to give their best advice for new entrepreneurs--in exactly seven words.<p>If you had to distill your best business advice for new entrepreneurs into just seven words, what would they be? We asked Inc. readers this question, and you rose to the challenge, offering up wisdom on …

7 Ways to Generate Great Ideas

You don't have to be a deep thinker to come up with new ideas. Here are 7 ways to break your conventional thinking and make that light bulb appear.<p>What makes the difference between a good idea and a great idea? Good ideas come along all the time and help people solve minor problems in work and …

David Miranda's detention at Heathrow 'extraordinary', says Keith Vaz

The chairman of the home affairs select committee has said he will write to police after the partner of the Guardian journalist who has written a series of stories revealing mass surveillance programmes by the US National Security Agency was held by UK authorities as he passed through London's …