Shady Ramadan

81 Flips | 5 Magazines | 17 Likes | 6 Following | 3 Followers | @sramadan | Keep up with Shady Ramadan on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Shady Ramadan”

The Challenger Bank Playbook: How 6 Digital Banking Startups Are Taking On Retail Banking

Digital banking startups — or challenger banks — have gained traction over the past few years by bringing retail banking services mobile.Europe has …

Banking

The 12 best business books of the year, according to Stanford Business School

A good book is like food for the soul. When you want to curl up by the fire with a truly great one, look no further than this list furnished by members of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.<p>If you've got an entrepreneur or two in your life, these might make good holiday gifts, too:

Bad Science

HOQU Makes “Uberfying” Your Business Easy

To say that Uber changed the world is not to say the least of it - and it’s not just about it now being cheaper to get a ride around town. The Uber …

List of top virtual currencies in 2017 and what differentiates them

The question of their survival, which enveloped this fintech invention in the beginning, has now been replaced by the question of the extent of its evolution and adoption. Industry skeptics raised concerns regarding the new "currency's" power to disrupt the financial landscape as we know it and …

Cryptocurrency

Your April Action Plan: 10 Ways to Get Serious About Your Future

Your Action Plan is a monthly to-do list of tips straight from <i>SUCCESS</i> magazine—10 things you can do right now to improve yourself and your life.<p>This …

Motivation

7 Tools That Make Interactive Content Creation Easy

Engage your audience and customers with these simple and fun-to-use tools.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Interactive content is fast becoming the go-to strategy for the biggest brands in the world. According to a survey by Content Marketing Institute, 53% of marketers …

Infographics

3 Simple Steps to Automate Your Content Marketing

Creating content marketing eats up your time. Here's how to use automation to get better, quicker results.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a business owner who has to perform multiple tasks in a day -- sometimes simultaneously -- you likely appreciate the benefits of …

Marketing

Inside the 11 best advertising campaigns of the last year

Each year the The Gunn Report produces its list of the most successful advertising campaigns, along with insights into each campaign's strategy, media execution, and effectiveness. This year it singled out 11 campaigns among the best advertising of 2016.<p>The report identifies the most awarded …

Advertising

The Best Technology Tools for Content Marketing

These are the tools that I use to address three critical content marketing areas -- strategy, creation and distribution.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The rate of content creation is growing exponentially year over year and content marketers now face more competition …

Marketing

Think Your Business is Too Small for Inbound Marketing? Think Again

One particularly damaging myth that is hurting businesses everywhere, is how inbound marketing is strictly for the realm of large businesses with an …

How to flip your lead generation funnel with Account-Based Marketing

<b>If you’ve ever worked in B2B marketing or sales, chances are you’re familiar with the concept of the lead generation funnel.</b>The traditional lead …

Marketing

How neobanks promote themselves (cool videos inside)

Igor Pesin, Life.SREDA VC<p><b>Read full story in the new issue of</b> <b>Money Of The Future 2016\2017</b> <b>report</b><p><i>Follow me on</i> <i>Facebook</i><i>,</i> <i>Twitter</i> <i>or</i> <i>LinkedIn</i><p>P.S. A <b>200 EURO</b> …

'Net Features Daily Weblog at Website Magazine

Road Bikes

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

It's a lesson in how to sell $14.8 million worth of product in a single day with no advertising.<p>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</i> …

Pirate Metrics (AARRR) dashboard example

Why is a pirate metrics dashboard useful?<p><b>Pirate Metrics is a popular metrics framework for online startups</b> created by Geckoboard investor Dave …

Analytics

10 Success lessons from Tony Robbins – “Life Coach, Motivational Speaker” for entrepreneurs

Share41<p>Tweet<p>Share433<p>+15<p>Shares 479<p>There are few people on this planet as captivating as Tony Robbins. When he speaks, people listen. And you can’t …

Brand Storytelling – a Step by Step Guide

7 Outstanding Examples of Omni-Channel Experience

Get inspired by these examples of companies that provide customers with an excellent omni-channel experience.

3 Facebook Ads Case Studies for Improving Conversion Rate

Having trouble converting on your Facebook Ad campaigns? See how these companies do it.<p>To effectively increase conversions with digital advertising, it takes more than a little trial and error.<p>You probably know by now that there is more to high-ROI Facebook campaigns than a pretty image and catchy …

Creating a Startup Pitch Deck? Start with this Easy-to-Use Template

If you are an entrepreneur, you are probably familiar with the 10–14 slides that comprise a typical investor pitch deck. But do you even know why you …

5 Magical Growth Hacking Techniques for Entrepreneurs

<b>Growth. That’s what business is all about. Whether it’s your bottom line, your conversion rate, amount of sales, or Twitter followers – when it comes</b> …

Three Social Media Mistakes That Can Disqualify You For A Job

Prospective employers are looking at your social media profiles. What they find can give you a leg up or disqualify you from your dream job.<p>Picture job searching as a two-way mirror. On one side, there’s you: a hopeful job seeker Googling everything and anything you can find out about your dream …

4 epic social media marketing fails to avoid

The race to stay ahead of the social media marketing game is forcing several companies to stretch the limits of what is achievable or authentic in …

David Ogilvy’s 19 Unconventional Rules for Getting Clients (That Still Work Today)

Imagine if you had the playbook of one of the best salesman of all-time.<p>If you could go into every sales call with the same approach David Ogilvy …

Selling

5 Lead-Generation Mistakes Every Startup Should Avoid

Taking the first step is difficult for startups with a shoestring budget. Companies with a firm footing have multiple leverage to ease the sales …

Content Syndication: How to Get Started

<b>Please note: there is a new, more up-to-date version of this article available here: What is content syndication and how do I get started?</b><p>Content …

Marketing

How to Start a Mastermind Group - its Format, Rules & Agenda

How did you spend your weekend? I took a break from the usual family time, and hosted a private mastermind session at my facility, here in Cebu, …

How To Create and Run a Mastermind Group - plus resources, articles

How to Create and Run a Mastermind Group<p>by Karyn Greenstreet<p>What is a Mastermind Group?<p>There is synergy of energy, commitment, and excitement that …

How To Get Started With Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)

Google’s is currently rolling out accelerated mobile pages in its mobile search results, but how can you get in on the action?

Android News

Top 6 Tools for Instagram

<b>UPDATE - June 2015</b><p>We put this blog post together nearly two years ago and as I’m sure you’re aware, when it comes to social media, two years is a …