Victoria Desemone

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Demand Generation vs. Lead Generation

Tags: Podcast<p>Kendra Morton is the director of demand generation marketing at Teradata Marketing Applications and was a recent guest on our podcast, …

What's the difference between lead generation and demand generation?

What is content marketing all about? Most of us would say “Content, obviously.”<p>At it’s core, it’s true that content marketing is all about the …

Marketing

10 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Social Media Manager

At some point in time in your company’s growth (and maybe that’s now), it’s likely you’ll recognize the valuable opportunities available with social …

Public Relations

3 Rituals That Will Make You More Motivated

You know what you’re supposed to be doing… but you’ve come down with a really bad case of “<i>I-don’t-feel-like-it.</i>” You just don’t have any motivation. …

3 Morning Routines to Power You Through the Day

I had never been a morning person until I began anchoring the opening bell program on Bloomberg TV. Forced to wake up every weekday at 4:30 AM, I …

Where Social Media Is Headed in 2017: The Biggest Trends to Watch For

What does the future look like for social media?<p>That’s a question we regularly discuss here at Buffer and one we’re not quite sure anyone has a …

Social Media

15 Free E-Books That Will Help You Be a Better Entrepreneur

No matter how long you have been in business there is always more to learn.<p>Whether you have only recently started entertaining the thought of striking out on your own or you've been an entrepreneur for a while, we can all agree on one thing, there is always more to learn. The other thing we can all …

Social Media Graphics Membership

If you’re using Social Media to market your business, AND YOU SHOULD BE, it’s important to consistently post so that you can grow your fan</b> …

A 6-Step Writing Process to Blog More and Stress Less

Blogging is sucking the life out of you.<p>Every time you hit publish, it all just starts again.<p>Again… and again.<p>Like a never ending loop, you sit down …

Geoffrey Colon, Communications Designer at Microsoft: "Don't Ignore Employee Advocacy in Your Influencer Marketing Strategy"

<i>“Stop looking for the next shiny big thing and realize employees who are transparent, authentic, personal and love working for you should be social</i> …

Marketing

How This Woman Went From Bankrupt To Big Bucks Side Hustling Vintage Clothes

Sarah Dunbar worked a vintage clothing stores for 18 years. She learned the art and business of buying, selling and trading so well that she started to moonlight, picking through thrift stores and “flipping” the clothing to specialty stores as a side hustle.<p>And then she saw a niche. “My friends …

3 Ways Emerging Entrepreneurs Run Financially Sound Businesses

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Securing funding is a major feat for any brand and requires a great deal of planning and expertise. However, the real value comes from turning that initial support into long-term growth -- transforming a spark into a sustainable fire. …

Entrepreneurship

6 Apps That Will Turn You Into an Expert Public Speaker

The cure for all your presentation woes may lie in your mobile device.<p>It takes only a few public speaking mistakes to lose an audience. Luckily, you can now solve many of the most common problems--from anxiety in front of a crowd to talking uber-fast--with your smartphone. As Kit Eaton of <i>The New</i> …

Geek Icon, Actor and Entrepreneur Felicia Day on Why Enthusiasm Will Always Win the Day

7 min read<p>On screen, she’s come up against vampires, super villains, monsters and scientific phenomena gone awry. But for Felicia Day (<i>Supernatural, Eureka, Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog</i>), a writer, actor, producer and creator of the web series <i>The Guild</i> <i>--</i> the biggest challenge and triumph of her …

The best free online business courses starting in June

Memorial Day marks the unofficial kickoff to summer. In business, that means summer hours or "working" from home on Fridays. For some, June is a time to catch their breath.<p>Since the holidays, they've been criss-crossing the country, living out of Drury Inns with 11 p.m. conference calls and 5 a.m. …

University of Illinois

4 Daily Habits of Exceptionally Well-Connected People

The reality is that the more influencers you know, the better your chances of realizing greater success.<p>When we see an incredible success story, many of us entertain the notion of a lone entrepreneur, hustling day and night to bring his or her dream to life. But that rarely happens.<p>Mark Zuckerberg …

11 Mental Habits That Will Improve Your Business Savvy

Want to become a savvier entrepreneur? Follow these tips.<p>Psychology and business success go hand in hand. It's been well documented that people like Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, and Richard Branson all have unique mindsets that have contributed to their success.<p>Thoughts become words, words become …

What Most Entrepreneurs Don't Understand About Investors

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …