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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 …

#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

Who said that there had to be an absolute answer for each and every question? Sometimes the ability to ask yourself questions’ an act to challenge …

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 …

Investing

Lawyer Marketing Blog by FindLaw Archive - Lawyer Marketing

March 7, 2018<p>Category: Product Launches<p>Bringing video content to your law firm's marketing one of the most effective ways to engage audiences on …

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 …

Productivity

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 …

Mindfulness

4 Things to Consider in an Online Rental Business | Inc.com

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 rent their own bikes to strangers. They just take a picture of it and post it. Then potential renters can search by location.<p>Online rental businesses …

Small Business

7 Sleep Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

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 sleeping well has implications beyond feeling groggy the next day. Lack of sleep has been …

Entrepreneurship

What Online Marketing Strategy is Right for You? | Inc.com

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 paid search (PPC). Today, there are seven distinct online channels that can be leveraged as part of your overall marketing mix: …

Marketing

15 Business Etiquette Rules Every Professional Needs To Know

Barbara Pachter's new book reveals the essentials of business etiquette.

Employment

How to Know If You're Working (and Living) With Purpose | Inc.com

<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 the most self-actualized activities we can participate in. Unfortunately, it eludes many of us. I get asked many …

Happiness
Management

How to Find Inspiration and Perspective | Inc.com

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. And now, word on the street is that the company's board of directors has expressed concern about its pace of innovation.<p>Yup, …

Leadership

18 Tips for Working From Home Effectively | Inc.com

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. And if you want to work in sweats or pajamas, you can.<p>But there are challenges, as well. How do …

Productivity

What Your LinkedIn Photo Says About You | Inc.com

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 face on business cards and fliers is one way they try to build trust and likeability -- …

Transparency

7 Steps to Becoming an Idea Entrepreneur | Inc.com

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 lead to culture-wide behavior change?<p>John Butman, author of Breaking Out: How to Build Influence in …

Entrepreneurship

How to Become a Real-Life Success Story | Inc.com

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 life.<p>The good news is that there is a way out.<p>Strangely enough, it's more or less within your …

Motivation

9 Ideas to Make Your Next Business Article Go Viral | Inc.com

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 entrepreneurs from the YEC share their tips for getting more eyes on your content.<p><b>1. Content That Evokes Emotions</b><p>A good blog post or article …

Infographics

Is the Social Media Frenzy Over? | Inc.com

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 world, received 403 responses this year, 35 percent of which came from investors within the United …

Venture Capital

Make Your Brand More Personable on Social Media: 3 Tips | Inc.com

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 marketing at Sprout Social, a leading social media management and engagement platform.<p><i>The key? Keep it</i> …

Public Relations

8 Ways to Improve Your Communication Right Now | Inc.com

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 challenges when working with others. We don't usually intend to cloud our objectives or make others feel like they weren't heard. In most cases, …

Productivity

7 Powerful Words of Advice for Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

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 hustling, patience, leadership, and more.<p>Here's some of the amazing--and amazingly …

Entrepreneurship

7 Ways to Generate Great Ideas | Inc.com

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 daily life. Great ideas appear a little less frequently and require a little more work to execute. Great ideas aren't necessarily the result of …

Creativity

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

Senior MP to seek explanation from police after detention of Glenn Greenwald's partner under the Terrorism Act<p>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 …