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Day: October 3, 2018

Need a little end of year motivation? Watch this!

Need a little end of year motivation? Watch this!

Motivation
Sometimes we need to hear things are uncomfortable, things that will shake us awake and into action.How to break your bad habits NOW!In this video - shared to Ben Lionel Scott's YouTube page, you will hear the things that even your best friends are not willing to tell you!  Things like recognizing that your excuses are not valid. That whatever you wanted to achieve in 2018 is still achievable! There are three whole months left and you can use them to grab your moment with both hands! Let's block ads! (Why?) Source link

Trump sees Kavanaugh fight as GOP voter motivation

Motivation
Rogelio V. Solis/Associated Press President Trump sparked widespread cheers and laughter when he criticized Christine Blasey Ford in remarks Tuesday in Mississippi. By Shannon Pettypiece | Bloomberg News President Donald Trump is gambling that unflinching support for his imperiled Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, will drive Republican voters to the polls in November and save his party’s control of Congress. The president and his political advisers are so convinced that Kavanaugh represents an untapped cultural undercurrent that in Mississippi on Tuesday Trump finally dropped any pretense of sympathy for women who have accused the nominee of sexual misconduct. As a crowd at a political rally chanted “we want Kavanaugh,” Trump lit into the ...
Wavemaker US Wins Two OMMA Awards for Exceptional Online Marketing Work

Wavemaker US Wins Two OMMA Awards for Exceptional Online Marketing Work

Online Marketing
NEW YORK , Oct. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wavemaker US has been recognized for its excellence in online marketing with two MediaPost OMMA Awards for its work with IKEA and Xerox. Selected as a finalist from hundreds of submissions and as a winner from dozens of finalists, these awards showcase Wavemaker’s data and technology expertise in utilizing digital platforms to ensure campaign success.A staple industry publication, MediaPost annually celebrates the most influential and creative online media executions throughout the agency world. This year’s awards recognized the 68 most notable such campaigns. IKEA’s “Ready for the Holidays” wins in the Retail Campaign category in Online MarketingPrepping for the 2017 holiday season, IKEA created a campaign th...
10 Tips to Find (and Keep) the Perfect Mentor

10 Tips to Find (and Keep) the Perfect Mentor

Online Marketing Tips
Timeless wisdom from some of the world's most sought-after mentors. October 3, 2018 10 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. “When the student is ready, the teacher appears,” is a timeless quote. But finding a mentor can be challenging, not to mention finding someone who’s right for your needs, strengths, and shortcomings.These Advisors in The Oracles share how to find the perfect mentor—and be the exceptional mentee.Jocko WillinkImage credit: The Oracles1. Make everyone your mentor.I have the mindset that everyone I come in contact with is a mentor and I’m going to learn from them every day. I look at thos...
3 Missteps In Managing Customer Marketing Strategy And Data

3 Missteps In Managing Customer Marketing Strategy And Data

Marketing Strategy
Mistakes happen. But if you can avoid them, wouldn’t you? You bet! Here’s your chance to learn from other marketers’ errors, with a look at three missteps you can bypass on the way to strengthening your customer marketing results. Misstep 1: Doing What You’ve Always Done What may have worked once in your customer loyalty marketing efforts may not work every time. Goals change. Customers evolve. Consumer expectations are higher than ever, while marketing budgets are tighter than ever. Doing the same thing, just because it’s what you’ve always done, may not work over the long term. But how do you make a strong business case for breaking the mold and offering something new? To quote a certain shoe company, just do it! ...
How to manage social media marketing burnout

How to manage social media marketing burnout

Social Media Marketing
This is a viewpoint by Volkan Cagsal, CEO of Adphorus. Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past few years, you will have witnessed the rapid growth of social media impacting all aspects of how marketers reach and interact with their audiences. In fact, more than 3 billion people use social media each month – that’s 42 per cent of the total global population, with 9 in 10 of those users accessing their chosen platform via a mobile device. To put this growth into perspective, every second, 11 people use social media for the first time. When added up, that turns into one million new social media users every day! But as travel marketers, should we be concerned about social reaching a point of over-saturation? Is There An Industry Social Hasn’t Influenced? ...
This is how competition affects your brain, motivation, and productivity

This is how competition affects your brain, motivation, and productivity

Motivation
You want to boost sales this quarter, so you launch a competition among your sales team. The person who can get the most sales this quarter will win a free weekend getaway! All the salespeople scramble to get their strategy in place, they call on their clients, sales go through the roof, and the competition heats up.advertisementadvertisement“Competition at its base is what has driven us as a species to survive. It drives biological and psychological evolution,” says Craig Dike, clinical psychologist and assistant clinical director of Doctor on Demand. Competition can be a form of extrinsic motivation, such as the weekend getaway prize, doing something because of the promise of an external reward; or it can be a form of intrinsic motivation, an achievement of a personal go...
Nothing to See Here? Social Media Marketing for Businesses That Aren't Photogenic

Nothing to See Here? Social Media Marketing for Businesses That Aren't Photogenic

Social Media Marketing
Images are mandatory for effective social media. Businesses that aren't made for pictures need to get creative. October 3, 2018 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Social media is inherently visual. In order to properly utilize social platforms as effective marketing channels, a company must be capable of delivering content in an easily digestible and attractive way. In today’s market, images are the number one consumed medium.That being said, not every business has a plethora of relevant images to share on social media. This article will detail four effective social media marketing strategies for the non-visual business.Buffe...
Self-help books for your 30's

Self-help books for your 30's

Self Help
Image: Keith Tamkei Even though Robert Kiyosaki’s Rich Dad Poor Dad is still on the charts as one of the most successful self-help bestsellers out there, the world has changed. His top 10 rules for success will most probably still be the go-to-guide for how to get rich and stay that way, however, our lives are so full and busy, with everything being of the most urgent priority. our best lives is no longer just about money, it is surviving our online and offline lives that are so different ...