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The top 14 skills in the red hot market for marketing jobs

Has the market for marketers heated up?<p>Short answer: Yes.<p>Slightly longer answer: Yes, absolutely!<p>For a more complete answer, read on …<p>We all know that the marketing industry is changing quickly — so quickly that most organizations are having a hard time keeping up. So it’s no surprise that …

Marketing

How Hearst uses Pinterest to boost traffic

Publishing is increasingly becoming a game of which publisher can best market its stories on social platforms, typically Facebook and Twitter. But …

Micro-Windmills May One Day Power Your Smart Phone

Bigger is better has practically become a rule of thumb in the wind power business.<p>Indeed, the typical wind turbine size has grown from about 300 kilowatts in 1990 to a whopping 7.5 megawatts in 2011.<p>A team of electrical engineers in Texas is challenging the industry’s conventional wisdom by …

Facebook's Worst-Case Scenario: Becoming the Next Yahoo

It's 2020 and you're 13 years old. There is very little delineation between real life and the Internet. Your face computer ensures that an IM, text, …

'iPhone 5S:' All The Features You Can Expect From Apple's New Phone

Now that word is out that the iPhone 5S, the next generation in Apple's flagship iPhone lineup, will probably be announced at an event on Sept. 10, it's a good time to check in with the latest rumors and speculation about what the next iPhone may bring.<p>Apple revolutionized the smartphone industry …

Breaking Bad Returns to Record Ratings

The countdown to the end of AMC’s Breaking Bad began on a high note Sunday night, as the Emmy Award-winning show delivered record ratings.<p>According …

Heineken's Great Marketing Stunt Gave Travelers Free Flights To Random Destinations

All you had to do was press a button.<p>This was the challenge recently posed to travelers departing from New York's JFK International Airport Terminal 8, when beer company Heineken decided it was time to change some lives.<p>We won't spoil the results of the experiment (watch the video above), but we …

This Innovative Lexus 2014 Ad Was Made By 212 Instagrammers

Brands have been utilizing influential Instagram users to promote their products almost since the platform's inception, but Lexus just found a new, awesome way to utilize talented camera phone users.<p>To promote the new Lexus 2014 IS, the car company invited 212 Instagrammers to shoot pictures of the …

42% Of Consumers Don't Notice Retargeting

Ever wondered how consumers feel about retargeting? Adroit Digital teamed up with Toluna to poll 500 people on the subject, and some of the results …

Advertising Industry

The Locket App Will Pay You Just For Using Your Phone

On the list of things we enjoy spending money on, our cell phone bills rank at the very bottom — right next to filling up the gas tank. It's not that we're overcharged as much as we're constantly going over that pesky data limit, which means big bucks at the end of the month. We'd give anything to …

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Wendy's Says Hidden Message In New Logo Was 'Unintentional'

Wendy's on Monday debunked the theory that it purposefully snuck a hidden message within its new logo.<p>Speculation about the subliminal message behind the logo, released last year, had been swirling since at least April when some people began to notice a word in the new image of the red-headed …

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Rolling Stone Slammed for Boston Bomber Selfie Cover

Rolling Stone magazine is getting slammed for a cover featuring accused Boston bomber Jahar Tsarnaev.<p>The magazine's cover subjects have drawn their …

In 'Game of Thrones' Stunt, Dragon Bones Wash Up on Beach

For once, it's not HBO coming up with masterful moves to promote hit show "Game of Thrones." British movie and streaming service Blinkbox thought up …

Shaq Fouls Out With Nutrition Group

Shaquille O'Neal, the former basketball star who once told CNN he tries to "stay away from the sodas" to avoid diabetes, is now pitching a soda line …

Stores Boycotting Rolling Stone’s Boston Bomber Cover

Rolling Stone has never shied away from provocative covers: From a stylized image of Charles Manson to a topless Janet Jackson, the magazine has …

Twinkies Demand at All-Time High

How to Motivate Yourself to Succeed!

Over the years, I've developed a few strategies that have worked for me as well as for friends, business associates, coworkers, employees, and management that I have supported in terms of achieving goals. Previously, I've created and lead sessions of the interactive workshop on "How to Motivate …