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Looking for cheap flights? These are the sites (and apps) you'll need to find the best deals.

It’s time for your vacation, and you know what that means: Get the heck out of here! But wait. You haven’t booked a flight anywhere. Or maybe you’ve …

Air Travel

Jeff Bezos Knows How to Run a Meeting. Here's How He Does It

When it comes to getting more out of business meetings, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos may have cracked the code.<p>Bad meetings: We've all experienced them. Whether it's poor planning, too much talking, or lack of preparation, bad meetings waste precious time and money.<p>But Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos …

Team Building

5 Highly Effective Negotiation Tactics Anyone Can Use

Want to be a better negotiator? Here are simple tips anyone can use to get more of what they want -- without conflict or confrontation.<p>A negotiation isn't a dispute or a confrontation. Great negotiators don't fight. When the bully on the boat in <i>Enter the Dragon</i> asks Bruce Lee to describe his kung …

Real Estate

10 Hidden URLs to Help You Rule the Web

You’re probably used to bookmarking your favorite sites for easy access, but the web goes much deeper than the top domains you’re familiar with—from …

Apps

The 5:3:2 Rule for Social Media

When it comes to social sharing you need to get the balance right, and that's where the 5:3:2 rule comes into play. But what is 5:3:2?<p>Social media …

Want to Be a Great Leader? The Smartest Ones Start by Doing These 4 Rare Things

If you want your employees to respect you and give you exceptional performance, adopt these four behaviors of the best leaders.<p>Do you work for a boss who has been defined as a "driver?" You know, he or she "drives performance" and "drives results." Maybe even "drives people?" (Maybe into the …

workimprovement

Big pharma, big data: why drugmakers want your health records

LONDON (Reuters) - Drugmakers are racing to scoop up patient health records and strike deals with technology companies as big data analytics start to unlock a trove of information about how medicines perform in the real world.<p>Studying such real-world evidence offers manufacturers a powerful tool to …

Digital Health

Why Big Pharma and biotech are betting big on AI

Artificial intelligence could drastically reduce the time it takes to develop new life-saving drugs.<p>Developing new medicines isn’t for the faint of heart. On average, it takes about a decade of research — and an expenditure of $2.6 billion — to shepherd an experimental drug from lab to market. And …

Artificial Intelligence

Steve Jobs Was the World's Greatest Salesman Because He Answered the 1 Question on Everyone's Mind

Once you realize your customers don't care about your 'product,' you'll be more likely to make a sale.<p>I'm looking at an intimidating 800-page binder as I write this article. It contains confidential information about a new product category. When I prepare the company's leaders to launch the …

MacBook Air

Who's In Charge? Marketing or Procurement?

Whether you’re a client looking for marketing services, or an agency pitching your wares, the question of who’s really calling the shots can be a …

This Amazingly Simple Technique Lets You Learn Anything in 5 Minutes and Remember It Forever

Y Combinator's Michael Nielsen uses a grade school tool to powerfully enhance his learning and retention skills.<p>If you're struggling to master a complex topic, a new language, or anything else that seems to strain your brain, Michael Nielsen has a suggestion for you: Try flashcards. Nielsen is a …

Learning

The Best Speakers Answer These 3 Questions Before Walking on Stage

Start with the structure to ensure success.<p>Every great TED talk begins with a good outline. If you want your presentation to leave a TED worthy impression, you'll need to start planning long before the day of the speech: how can you make your message memorable? What should be included in the talk? …

Public Speaking

Warning Signs Your Agency Relationship Is Heading For The Rocks

<i>This post is by Stephan Argent, President of Agency Search and Media Management Consultancy Le Riche Argent and a member of the Marketing FIRST</i> …

The Mobile Apps That People Regret Using

People use Grindr, Two Dots, and Reddit of their own free will. But they don’t really feel good about it, according to a joint survey by the mobile …

Apps

Before You Set New Goals, Think About What You’re Going to Stop Doing

Remember your new year’s resolutions? Are you still doing them?<p>If the answer is “no,” most likely you fell into the trap that stops most individuals from accomplishing their resolutions: not consciously taking old activities out of their schedule to make room for the new. It’s the equivalent of …

Want Your Video to go Viral? The Rules Have all Changed

Gone are the days of the "post and pray" approach, where a brand would run a piece of video content and hold its breath for a total revenue lift.<p>Think about the online content you consume and share the most. Most likely, it's video. Whether it's a Facebook ad for something you're actually tempted …

Social Media

New Blood Test For Alzheimer's Is So Precise It Could Predict It 30 Years Ahead

It was accurate in 90% of patients tested.<p>Scientists have developed a new blood test where a tiny drop of blood could be enough to predict the onset …

How Do Ad Agencies Rekindle Revenue Growth?

<i>This post is by Michael Farmer, Chairman of TrinityP3 USA and author of Madison Avenue Manslaughter: an inside view of fee-cutting clients,</i> …

Tips for traveling cheaper with family

A pin to make the life of those who want to read it later easier<p>Even though traveling is never cheap for families (and the bigger the family, the …

Want Your Best Workers to Never Quit? Research Says It Comes Down to Asking Them 6 Simple Questions

Forget perks like nap pods and climbing walls. It's how your employees feel after asking them these questions that will make the most impact.<p>A question I get asked a lot is how to go about getting teams or whole workforces "engaged." It's a legitimate question pondered by head-scratching managers, …

Employee Engagement

Is Your Culture Suffering From Death by Meeting? Try This 1 Simple Change

Many companies have too many meetings. This change will force people to rethink how often they are meeting and for what purpose.<p>As an executive coach, I hear a lot of reasons why senior people can't get more done: everything from direct reports who don't take initiative, bosses who have unrealistic …

Management

10 Forward-Thinking SEO Experts You Need to Follow

Life will continually change. So will SEO best practices. At least there are two things we can always count on. Keeping up with the ever-changing …

Your Content Marketing Isn’t Providing Results, What Can You Do?

It doesn’t seem fair, does it?You dedicate your time and resources to publishing exceptional content.You follow the content marketing experts and put …

Managing Marketing: The challenges facing the advertising agency business model

<i>Managing Marketing is a podcast hosted by TrinityP3 Founder and Global CEO, Darren Woolley. Each podcast is a conversation with a thought-leader,</i> …

10 Dumb Rules That Make Your Best People Want to Quit

<i>Sometimes the dumbest rules can drive away the best employees.</i><p>It’s hard enough to attract and hold on to good employees —but to attract and hold on …

Jawbone Pulls Out of Consumer Wearables Market to Focus on Clinical Health Products

Jawbone is officially exiting the consumer wearables market to focus on developing medical products for direct sale to clinical practitioners, according to a new report.<p>Speaking to <i>TechCrunch</i> on Friday, sources familiar with the matter said Jawbone's latest pivot away from its fitness tracker and …

What Is The Value Of A Virtual Amazon Dash Button?

The online retailer has rolled out digital versions of their one-click ordering system

3 Digital Marketing Strategies That Will Rule 2017

Digital marketing moves fast. Make sure you are investing in these initiatives before your competitors.<p>Online advertising saw a 7.1% gain in 2016. It's expected to grow by double digits in the next year.<p>There's a good reason for that. As consumers turn off the TV and turn on the Internet, …

Marketing