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Day: December 19, 2019

3 Social Media Marketing Predictions for 2020 – KAKE

3 Social Media Marketing Predictions for 2020 – KAKE

Social Media Marketing
Social media marketing is forecasted to grow rapidly, estimated to more than double in market size from 2018 to the year 2023.Most markets do NOT double in size within five years. This growth rate is a strong indication that social media marketing is not going anywhere.However, it is going to morph with the times. If you are a small to medium-sized business, you need to know about any social media marketing predictions, so that you can keep ahead of the already complex social media marketing game.Therefore, to keep your social media marketing methods effective into 2020—read on and find out how social media marketing is predicted to change.1. Organic Video Content Goes BigAdvertising prices are rising across platforms like Facebook and LinkedIn. Thanks to this, it is likely that many ma
Self-Help acquires small South Carolina credit union – Credit Union Journal

Self-Help acquires small South Carolina credit union – Credit Union Journal

Self Help
Self-Help Credit Union in Durham N.C. is set to absorb Turbine FCU in Greenville, S.C., having received approval from both institutions’ boards and regulators at the federal and state level. Randy Chambers, president of Self-Help Credit Union Turbine was chartered in 1976 as Greenville Gas Turbine Employees FCU and served General Electric employees in the city. It rebranded in 2015 with an eye toward future growth, but membership remains largely unchanged since then, dropping about 3% since December 2014 to 3,247 members at the close of Q3 2019, according to call report data. Assets in that same period rose 4%, from $23.2 million to $24.7 million as of Sept. 30, 2019.Jackie Mondora, vice chairman of the board at Turbine FCU, said
Formulating Your 2020 Data-Driven Marketing Strategy – Chief Marketer

Formulating Your 2020 Data-Driven Marketing Strategy – Chief Marketer

Marketing Strategy
Data management is increasingly falling within the purview of the modern CMO. But with the advent of CCPA and the consequences felt as a result of GDPR (to say nothing of future potential privacy regulations), the onus is on marketers to protect consumers data while still depending on it. Looking ahead to 2020, a sound data management strategy is critical as the landscape becomes more complex. According to AdExchanger, companies seeking to develop a complete data strategy should consider a few things. First, businesses should work on formulating data across department silos and orient the strategy around the customer. They should also focus on delivering value in order to build customer trust, embracing new analytics platforms that combine their first-party data with platform-level cus...
Sharapova still has 'fire and motivation' despite 2019 misery – Yahoo Sports

Sharapova still has 'fire and motivation' despite 2019 misery – Yahoo Sports

Motivation
'Fire and motivation': Maria Sharapova returns the ball to Ajla Tomljanovic of Australia (AFP Photo/-)Abu Dhabi (AFP) - Maria Sharapova insisted Thursday that she still has the "internal fire and motivation" to compete professionally, despite the lingering shoulder problem that kept her out of action for long stretches this season.The former world number one was only able to play in eight events in 2019, contesting just 15 matches in total.The Russian five-time major champion made her first on-court appearance since her US Open first round exit in August in an exhibition in Abu Dhabi on Thursday, where she fought back from a break down in each set to defeat Australia's Ajla Tomljanovic 6-4, 7-5."Any chance that I get to come out and play competitively is a really good day because I just...
13 Measures Employers Can Take To Help Workers Recover Their Motivation – Forbes

13 Measures Employers Can Take To Help Workers Recover Their Motivation – Forbes

Motivation
Employee motivation is an unpredictable element, and sometimes even the best players on the team can lose steam. A demotivated employee can go from being the company's rising star to being someone who barely gets by.The responsibility for restoring employee motivation can sometimes fall to the employer. Sadly, many employers aren't aware of the methods they can use to help employees get out of their rut. Luckily, 13 members of Forbes Coaches Council offer some advice about what techniques work and which ones don't, to aid employers in figuring out the best methodology for motivating their A-player employees back to their previous zenith. Forbes Coaches Council members suggest steps to take when you find an employee losing their motivation at work. Photos courtesy of t...
Self-Help Books Are Bad for Your Business – Entrepreneur

Self-Help Books Are Bad for Your Business – Entrepreneur

Self Help
Personal improvement literature isn't just hurting your psyche ... it's hurting your productivity, too. December 19, 2019 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The hashtag #wellness has been used on Instagram over 31 million times. That’s fewer times than #entrepreneur (57 million) but considerably more than #selfhelp (a mere 2.2 million).Considering they are social media hashtags, these figures shouldn’t be given too much weight, but they are, to a degree, a window into what people are interested in these days. Rather than self-help, which sounds like a treatment for a malady, people want wellness, which is aspirational and holist
SEM Marketing Manager – Charlotte Agenda

SEM Marketing Manager – Charlotte Agenda

Online Marketing
EchoPark December 19, 2019 | Views: Overview:The SEM Manager will be responsible for working within the EchoPark digital marketing platform to develop strategies and execute those strategies for our growing national brand. They will help improve EchoPark lead generation by testing and optimizing PPC campaigns. This role will have crossover into display, paid social and online video such as YouTube. The Manager will build, manage and enhance EchoPark marketing efforts by focusing on the segmentation, targeting & tools that enable efficient...
5 Unique Self-Help Books That Will Help You Look at Life Differently – Thrive Global

5 Unique Self-Help Books That Will Help You Look at Life Differently – Thrive Global

Self Help
These unique self-help books will help you look at life differently and guide you to find new ways of dealing with stress, anxiety, and problems. As we get closer to new years eve everyone naturally finds more and more time to reflect on our individual journeys and set goals for their new chapter in their life.  Dealing with anxiety and stress every day is getting increasingly difficult. However, there are more and more resources are also available for those who feel they already tried everything but nothing worked. These fantastically unique and motivational self-help books will help you make 2020 the most mentally healthy and conscious year of your life. 5. Embrace Your Weird: A Guided Journal for Facing Your Fears and Unleashing Creativity by Felicia Day ...
8 Things You Can Learn from NASCAR’s Content Marketing Strategy – Search Engine Journal

8 Things You Can Learn from NASCAR’s Content Marketing Strategy – Search Engine Journal

Marketing Strategy
You can learn a lot of important lessons about creating a successful content marketing strategy from the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR).Yes, even content marketers in other fields can learn things from NASCAR, the privately-owned company that is best known for stock-car racing.If you’re skeptical, then ask yourself, “What do I know about NASCAR that I didn’t ‘learn’ by watching movies like “Herbie: Fully Loaded” (2005) or “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby” (2006)?”Be honest, Hollywood stereotypes die hard.So, here are five things that you need to know about NASCAR’s business challenges and marketing structure before I list the eight things you can learn from their content marketing strategy:‘NASCAR Dad’The term, “NASCAR dad,” was used during the U.S.