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Consumers Flocking to Virtual Shopping More Than Ever [PIC]

Consumers Flocking to Virtual Shopping More Than Ever [PIC] Avatar Posted by WayneLiew under News
From http://www.fastcompany.com 1651 days ago
Made Hot by: mssux on March 15, 2010 9:14 pm
It's been the retailing story for years--and new research says it still is! Yes, online sales continue to soar, recession be damned. We were all probably at least vaguely aware of this phenomenon but to see it in such stark numbers astounds anew. Perhaps the most eye-opening figure of all is the average amount that an Internet shopper spent last year: $1,006.50. Read More
If you run an ecommerce business, chances are your customers – regardless of their age, gender or economic status – are active on social networks and social media sharing sites. Leverage these five social media marketing tips for ecommerce to either get started with more social digital marketing or take your current social strategy to the next level. Read More
PR can be a touchy subject – especially if you’re an outsourced PR company and not an employee within the company wanting publicity. In either case, here are four mistakes that you’ll never want to make when working in PR. Read More
The times of having the most money will get your business the most publicity are long gone. Most small businesses have modest marketing budgets, which means you have to make every dollar count. Here are 5 ways to get big results from a small budget. Read More
With all the work that small business owners already have, the ever changing world of social media can be overwhelming, not to mention the amount of work needed to keep up with planned social media strategies. Here's a blog post on how to keep your social media activity under control. Read More
As a small business owner or an entrepreneur, we face a huge amount of tasks everyday and while we are happily ticking them off the to-do list, interruptions will seem to come from every direction. Here are some tips on how you can deal with them. Read More
There are many useful business applications for Wave, especially in situations that call for collaboration with a group or managing a project. Wave can easily allow users to dispense with the formalities (and expenses) of meetings, phone calls, travel, and instead make it easy to collaborate across time and space. Here are 5 examples of common workplace activities that Google Wave can support. Read More
LinkedIn stands apart from the crowd. The roots of popular sites like YouTube and Facebook are founded on the entertainment side of things. But since its creation, LinkedIn has been geared toward the professional business crowd. Get started with a LinkedIn marketing strategy today with these five tips. Read More
Managing employees will be much easier if employers know what their staffs or workers want from them. Directing the feelings, attitudes, actions, and behaviors of a team is a big task. This blog post explains a list of items that employees want from business owners and managers. Read More

7 Advanced Habits of Highly Effective Speakers

7 Advanced Habits of Highly Effective Speakers Avatar Posted by WayneLiew under Self-Development
From http://www.mpdailyfix.com 1661 days ago
Made Hot by: HomeBusinessMedia on March 7, 2010 9:16 pm
Like it or not, marketing executives are expected to deliver great presentations. And while some marketing executives are competent public speakers, practicing the following advanced tips can take a communicator from “good to great”. Public speaking, like any other craft takes discipline, commitment and plenty of practice. Read More

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