Shannon Hall

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The 5 Daily Rituals That Will Make You Happy

You know what percentage of people are really happy? Not “oh, life is pretty good”, I mean people who are <i>flourishing</i>. They feel their lives are …

25 Predictions For What Marketing Will Look Like In 2020

Elite players–members of the Most Innovative Companies list–representing key marketing constituencies give us their educated predictions on how the brand landscape will evolve in 5 years.<p>Just as technology and consumer behavior will evolve in unpredictable ways between now and 2020, the ways …

The Complete Guide to Productivity

Let’s face it.<p>We all want more time in our lives.<p>It could be an evening to spend more time with our family and friends, a 30-hour day to grow our …

3 Things Entrepreneurs Must Learn About Digital Marketing and PR

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In running a digital-marketing consultancy in a tech mecca like Seattle, I work with larger companies and spend time with local startups hoping to crack the big time with their ideas and energy.<p>What’s apparent, though, is that …

Social Media

Lessons from Cuba: Teaching Journalism With Internet Withdrawal

Before we departed on the 45-minute charter flight from Miami to Havana, Cuba, last spring, my students and I made a pact: No Facebook. No Twitter. …

4 Ways That Being in Public Relations Is Like Being a Backup Singer

When I first watched the 2013 documentary "20 Feet From Stardom" I was captivated by the storytelling, the history, and the music that made it an …

Replace Your Bad Leadership Habits In 2015

Contrary to popular belief, leadership isn’t always a natural born trait. It’s possible to learn leadership and to become increasingly skilled at leading others in both personal and professional capacities. The flip side of this is that if one is a natural born leader (i.e., they have the traits …

South Africa’s solar farms

A recent study conducted by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) revealed that renewable energy including wind and solar …

Renewable Energy

Segmentation Ideas for Nonprofits and Member-Based Organizations

Make the most of your nonprofit or member-based organization's database with these segmentation ideas.

Nonprofits

The New Power Plants That Could Actually Remove Carbon from the Atmosphere — NOVA Next | PBS

What’s better than a zero-carbon source of electricity like solar or wind? One that removes carbon from the atmosphere—a negative-carbon source.<p>It’s …

33 Ways To Be An Insanely Productive, Happy Balanced Person

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1B2iuVo<p>We all try to be productive. We all have lots of stuff that we need to get done, for work, …

Four ways to take advantage of the new age of marketing

Television, print and billboard ads were once the gold standard for marketing. Basically, companies pushed their name in front of the masses in an attempt to build brand awareness.<p>But now customers want personalized, one-on-one interactions with brands, and marketers are beginning to see how a …

Make your customer the hero to win brand loyalty

<i>This article is part of SWOT Team, a new series on Mashable that features insights from leaders in marketing, brand-building and public relations.</i><p>My …

Sure, Apps Distract You, But They Can Also Make You More Productive

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, WhatsApp, email. I bet that just reading a few of those words tempted you to catch up on your newsfeed, watch the latest viral video, or spend an hour or two digging through the backlog of email in your inbox.<p>“Get work done and be more productive<i>,”</i> is the workforce’s …

This Philadelphia Cafe Created The Perfect ‘Broad City’ Inspired Brunch Menu

Presumably to honor Abbi Jacobson’s Pennsylvania Main Line pedigree, Philadelphia’s Sabrina’s Cafe — an amazing brunch spot boasting a few different locations across Philly and the Main Line — designed this amazing <i>Broad City</i><i>–</i>inspired brunch menu, which includes entrees such as “The Esteemed Judith …

Broad City

Stop Approaching Public Relations Like It’s 2007

Peter Panepento<i>I am very excited to welcome Peter Panepento to our distinguished list of regular guest bloggers. Peter will be sharing his wisdom and</i> …

Learn How to Manage Your Time With These 5 Steps

Time management is one of the biggest challenges you face as an entrepreneur.<p>Your dream has always been to be your own boss. To do business the way you knew it should be done. To offer a great service or product. To stand behind your promise. To make a difference.<p>Time management is one of the …

Time Management

What a Happy Cell Looks Like

A growing field of research is examining how life satisfaction may affect cellular functioning and DNA.<p>“What is the truest form of human happiness?” Steven Cole asks.<p>It’s a question he’s been considering for most of his career—but Cole is a genomics researcher, not a philosopher. To him, this …