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Day: May 16, 2019

The Best Motivational Books of All-Time (Updated for 2019) – Benzinga

Motivation
Motivation is the force that drives you towards success, both in your personal and professional life. But there may be times when you struggle to find the strength to keep going forward. Anyone can feel a lack of motivation. Luckily, it’s not that difficult to get it back. You can just grab a good motivational book and learn some techniques to boost you in the right direction. These books are a great long-term investment. You are bound to crack them open every time you feel discouraged or exhausted. Quick Look: Best Motivational Books The Motivation Manifesto: 9 Declarations to Claim Your Personal Power by Brendon Burch – Get this bookGirl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies About Who You Are so You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be by Rachel Hollis –Get this bookYou

Middle East and Africa Marketing Automation Software Market to 2024 – Increasing Adoption of Digital Marketing & Growing e-Commerce Platforms – PRNewswire

Online Marketing
DUBLIN, May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Middle East and Africa Marketing Automation Software Market (2014-2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Middle East and Africa marketing automation software market will generate a revenue of $1.9 billion by 2024, and its CAGR during the forecast period is estimated to be 14.4%. Increasing adoption of digital marketing and the growth of the e-commerce industry in the region are having a positive effect on the domain. People here are increasingly citing blogs, social media articles, and search engine results to gather relevant information before buying a product or service. Owing to this, companies across MEA are actively engaging in online marketing to target customers. On segmenting by solution, the Middle East and...
Major motivation for Rose at Bethpage – Lowell Sun

Major motivation for Rose at Bethpage – Lowell Sun

Motivation
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. — Justin Rose sees uniqueness in the PGA Championship because, well, it doesn't have a specific identity.Unlike the Masters and its green jacket, the U.S. Open and its "toughest test in golf" character, and the British Open with its links-style golf and often inclement weather, the PGA doesn't stand out in individuality. It is, of course, a major title, and one that Rose — and every other golfer in the 156-man field — covets. "I've always felt that the PGA Championship is the championship that probably doesn't have an identity in terms of a style of golf," said Rose, who owns one major, the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion, and a third, fourth and ninth in his 16 previous PGAs. "You know, I feel like it's dependent on the golf course. It's dependent on the time of year. And
CEO of Wizard Creations Luke Freeman & Former CEO of Rand Marketing Seth Rand Join Forces to Create Wizard Digital – A Full-Service Digital Marketing Agency – Associated Press

CEO of Wizard Creations Luke Freeman & Former CEO of Rand Marketing Seth Rand Join Forces to Create Wizard Digital – A Full-Service Digital Marketing Agency – Associated Press

Online Marketing
Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Luke Freeman, CEO of Wizard Creations and Seth Rand, the former CEO of Rand Marketing, today announced that they have joined forces to create Wizard Digital, a full-service digital marketing agency. By combining the branding capabilities of Wizard Creations with Seth Rand’s proven success in online advertising strategy and digital marketing, they have created a winning team.Wizard Digital will utilize data-driven and results-focused strategies straight from the power house marketing team with Seth Rand and Luke Freeman at its helm. Together, they have decades of combined experience, to connect their clients to potential new customers by using cutting-edge strategies in website design, e-commerce solutions, email m
Online advertising, digital marketing for small businesses – TheSpec.com

Online advertising, digital marketing for small businesses – TheSpec.com

Online Marketing
The Ontario Digital Main Street Initiative is holding a session on "Maximizing Your Online Advertising and Digital Marketing Budget" in Hamilton. The free session for main street small businesses in Hamilton is being held May 27 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the first floor of Hamilton City Hall, 71 Main St. W. Check-in at the front desk of the Hamilton Business Centre. The hands-on workshop will focus on tricks and tools needed to market your business effectively on a shoestring budget. Attendees will learn how to create a basic online marketing strategy, about email marketing, how to get people to sign up for an email list, how to advertise cost effectively and what free or low-cost graphic design tools to use to create ads. For more informat...
Watch Kristen Bell Advocate for Parents to Self-Care in This Hilarious Video – Fatherly

Watch Kristen Bell Advocate for Parents to Self-Care in This Hilarious Video – Fatherly

Self Help
Being a mom isn’t easy. That’s something that Kristen Bell knows from personal experience, which is why she’s defending self-care for all parents in a hilarious new episode of Momsplaining With Kristen Bell.The show, which is part of Bell’s weekly digital series on EllenTube, opens with the Good Place actress dressed as a flight attendant, welcoming viewers to parenthood. “You’ll find a list of approved do’s and don’ts in your in-flight magazine,” she says, before adding, “Just kidding, you’re completely on your own!” ADVERTISEMENT She then decides to help three real moms find some time for themselves. They take a dance exercise class together, spend some time in the sauna, and get massages. Throughout it all, the moms commiserate about the crazy, stressful experience that is parent
AMi Releases Two New FCA Online Marketing Courses – BodyShop Business

AMi Releases Two New FCA Online Marketing Courses – BodyShop Business

Online Marketing
The Automotive Management Institute (AMi) has announced the release of two new FCA online marketing courses, “How to Create a Compelling Message when Marketing your FCA Certification” and “Marketing your FCA Certification.” These courses are designed to assist FCA Certified Collision Repair Shops maximize their FCA certification investment by understanding the most effective methods to promote their certification achievement. AMi announced in January that it had been chosen to host the FCA Certified Collision Network’s non-technical online training in conjunction with Collision Advice Owner Mike Anderson. The goal of the training programs is to improve the return on investment for FCA certified network shops while improving the FCA customer experience. The online courses are des
The Why and How of Using Motion Graphics for Social Media Marketing – Social Media Today

The Why and How of Using Motion Graphics for Social Media Marketing – Social Media Today

Online Marketing
Motion graphics, animated visuals - whatever you call them, images that are brought to life with movement are a proven way of capturing attention on social media. With 65% of people being visual learners, and 90% of the information transmitted to our brains being visual, motion graphics are a sure-fire way of connecting with your audience. For a long time, marketers have turned to video to liven up their online marketing, but more recently, we’ve seen GIFs, slo-mo, and loop sequences going viral across the web. But in an era of long-form content, do these motion graphics still have a place in social marketing? Why motion graphics are worth using They add to long-form content In recent years, various studies have shown that long-form content performs better in SEO terms. Bran
Diagnosing Your Marketing Health, Part 3: Social Media – Forbes

Diagnosing Your Marketing Health, Part 3: Social Media – Forbes

Social Media Marketing
No matter how tight we close our eyes and will it to be so, we can’t return to the glory days of landline phones, Blockbuster and the MySpace Top 8. Ah, the echo of simpler times. That was a fun trip down memory lane, huh? Now it’s time to get back on track. It’s the second quarter of 2019 and regardless of your personal feelings about social media, you need to be able to harness the communicative power of Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and their upstart competitors in cyberspace. Sounds easy, but most marketers have chronic difficulty in maintaining a viable social media strategy. But with a little knowledge on your side, it’s possible to identify a few of the most common pain points and apply remedies that can bring relief. This is what we’ll explore in our third and final article on di
Miller's motivation for medals fueled by helping team – Herald-Whig

Miller's motivation for medals fueled by helping team – Herald-Whig

Motivation
Posted: May. 16, 2019 1:40 am Updated: May. 16, 2019 1:43 am EDINA, Mo. -- Logan Miller keeps his state track and field championship goals quite simple. Improve one year to the next. "You don't want to finish worse," said Miller, a Knox County senior. "There's only one place I can go and that's up." One more step up the podium gets him to the top. A year ago, Miller finished second in the discus and the shot put at the Class 1 meet. This year, with the championships set to get underway Friday at Adkins Stadium in Jefferson City, Mo., Miller has the chance to repeat that performance and potential add a third medal to his haul. He's ranked second in both the discus and shot put and fourth in the javelin. Miller won all three of those events at the secti...