5 Holiday Shopping Trends to Plan for NOW

5 Holiday Shopping Trends to Plan for NOW Avatar Posted by Caron_Beesley under Marketing
From https://fundbox.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: OpenSourceMedia on August 18, 2016 2:41 pm
The holiday shopping season may be a few months away, but it’s never too early to start planning your 2016 holiday marketing. To maximize your success, we’ve done some of the digging for you. Here are five holiday season shopping trends that you need to be aware of as and how you can capitalize on Read More

Listen to Your Employees, Not Just Your Customers

Listen to Your Employees, Not Just Your Customers Avatar Posted by popularpicks under Strategy
From https://hbr.org 8 days ago
Made Hot by: FutureVision on August 18, 2016 1:48 pm
Who better to ask about ways to improve your business and customer service processes than the people that work with them everyday? Only customers and customer service reps are in the trenches actually dealing with your systems directly so it makes sense that they would provide the best feedback. Read More
This is a post about the wonders of website popups but also how, when used inconsiderately, they can kill of future sales and customer loyalty. Read More

The Only Trade Show Marketing Checklist you Need (Infographic)

The Only Trade Show Marketing Checklist you Need (Infographic) Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Marketing
From http://www.smbceo.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: JoshRed on August 18, 2016 7:38 am
Did you know that 59 percent of trade show attendees buy after the show is over? This is the reason why many businesses do trade shows wrong. You need a road map - a checklist, if you will. Here it is. Read More

7 Sales Books for Those Who Hate Selling

7 Sales Books for Those Who Hate Selling Avatar Posted by lyceum under Sales
From http://smallbiztrends.com 10 days ago
Made Hot by: SimplySmallBiz on August 17, 2016 2:21 pm
You may have heard the quote “Nothing happens until a sale is made.” If you’re a business owner who has optimized the production side of your business and now wants to start filling your funnel or pipeline with a flood of new customers, then this is the list of the best books on sales is for you. Read More
If there ever was a three-word phrase that sounded dull enough to be a sedative, it’s business process management.
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A Brief History of Emojis, Emoticons and ASCII Art

A Brief History of Emojis, Emoticons and ASCII Art Avatar Posted by andriawhack under Social Media
From https://medium.com 14 days ago
Made Hot by: bockmary7 on August 17, 2016 1:41 pm
In the mid-90s, a Japanese mobile software developer noticed teenagers using MMS to do things that emojis would suit, and created the first round of what we’d consider emojis today.

Now, there’s an explosion of emojis. Apple, Twitter, Microsoft, Facebook, Android, and others — all putting their Read More

How to Start Getting More YouTube Traffic to Your Videos

Avatar Posted by Ileane under Online Marketing
From https://www.youtube.com 10 days ago
Made Hot by: ObjectOriented on August 17, 2016 12:05 pm
Getting more YouTube traffic is a challenge that most YouTubers face. I've seen countless videos with good content that only have 10 or 20 views. With a few simple tweaks your videos can start getting the traffic and exposure they deserve on YouTube. Watch this video to get more traffic on YouTube Read More
Are Facebook Adverts worth the expense and investment? What can make the difference between success and failure and how do you consider whether to spend time and money on the social media platform? Read More
As a blogger, you know there are plenty of good reasons to self-publish a book that go beyond earning royalties. You also know all the benefits of self-publishing vs. traditional publishing.

Think you’re ready to write, upload, and start selling?

Hold on just a minute! It pays to plan these t Read More

Give millennials a reason to stay - The benefits that can help you retain young talent

Job-changing is fast and furious in the early years of millennials’ careers: Young adults born in the early ‘80s …

Contributor of the Week Sets Small Business Example

When John Paul Aguiar launched his blog two and a half years ago, it was with a much loftier goal than simply finding a … More
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