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Feeling Anxious About Coronavirus? Words of Hope from Celebrity Pastors and Motivational Speakers – Showbiz Cheat Sheet

Feeling Anxious About Coronavirus? Words of Hope from Celebrity Pastors and Motivational Speakers – Showbiz Cheat Sheet

Motivation
Fears about coronavirus are gripping the world. Right now, you might feel like getting in your bed and hiding under the covers. Fortunately, there are timely messages out there that can help you get through this and whatever else might be concerning you. Here are words of hope from celebrity pastors and motivational speakers to help you survive another week. “You have to protect your peace.” –Joel Osteen Joel Osteen, Jenny McCarthy, and Victoria Osteen | Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM In a sermon titled “Peaceful on Purpose,” Joel Osteen, pastor of Lakewood Church, says it’s important to make sure you stay away from anything that is robbing you of peace. If negative people or the news is making you feel anxious, make a point to distance yourself from that person or
8 tips for self-care in hard times – Hamilton Journal News

8 tips for self-care in hard times – Hamilton Journal News

Self Help
All weekend – the slowest, most anxiety-ridden weekend I’ve had in a long, long time – I kept telling myself I’d use some of the extra time to write. And every time I started thinking through one of the essays I was working on, my mind would check out. I don’t feel like writing about that right now, I thought, with the sort of foot-dragging exhaustion reminiscent of college paper-writing days. But I didn’t want to write about the coronavirus or COVID-19 or pandemics, either. Slowness, especially at a time like this, can lead the mind down endless rabbit holes, apocalyptic tangents, and compulsive cart-filling on Amazon. Anxiety and idle hands on Sunday morning led me to try a new cooking technique for breakfast (cooking sweet potatoes and eggs en papillote, or in parchmen

Social Media Marketing Myths. – ThyBlackMan

Social Media Marketing
You are here: Home / Weekly Columns / Opinion / Social Media Marketing Myths. Social Media Marketing Myths. March 16, 2020 by Staff   Filed under Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns Leave a Comment Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Social Media is indeed a powerful marketing tool used by businesses all over the world. This is a platform where 98% of consumers can be found. If you have a product or service to offer, social media can help you gain attention online and convert engagement into sales. While it is proven to be an effective tool with it comes to online ma...
3 tips to avoid being a victim of coronavirus shopping frenzy – MarketWatch

3 tips to avoid being a victim of coronavirus shopping frenzy – MarketWatch

Online Marketing Tips
This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet. Coronavirus is causing world-wide worry. Here in America, it’s also spurring high prices, empty shelves, long lines and full shopping carts. In light of coronavirus concerns, Americans are buying cleaning products and household supplies in bulk. And the effects are striking. TGT, -7.39% Retailers like Target  have started limiting quantities of certain products. Bath & Body Works has notified its shoppers that hand sanitizers are selling fast online, so they should go to a local store or check back. AMZN, -5.41% Third-party sellers on Amazon  have been accused of jacking up prices of surgical masks and hand sanitizers. In some cases, prices
Leader welcomes self-help groups in Coronavirus update – Milford Mercury

Leader welcomes self-help groups in Coronavirus update – Milford Mercury

Self Help
PEMBROKESHIRE County Council’s leader, Councillor David Simpson has welcomed the new self-help groups set up to help those affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. It is the first in what he intends to be regular updates from the County Council. Cllr Simpson has also said that schools remain open and has said that they remain the first point of contact for queries relating to the virus. In his statement he says: “I gave an update on Friday about what the Council’s response has been. Given the unprecedented situation and high level of interest, I intend to provide regular briefings. “I would urge everyone to follow the latest health advice from NHS 111 online at: https://111.nhs.uk/ or from Public Health Wales at https://phw.nhs.wales/topics/latest-information-on-novel-cor
8 tips for self-care in hard times – Dayton Daily News

8 tips for self-care in hard times – Dayton Daily News

Self Help
All weekend – the slowest, most anxiety-ridden weekend I’ve had in a long, long time – I kept telling myself I’d use some of the extra time to write. And every time I started thinking through one of the essays I was working on, my mind would check out. I don’t feel like writing about that right now, I thought, with the sort of foot-dragging exhaustion reminiscent of college paper-writing days. But I didn’t want to write about the coronavirus or COVID-19 or pandemics, either. Slowness, especially at a time like this, can lead the mind down endless rabbit holes, apocalyptic tangents, and compulsive cart-filling on Amazon. Anxiety and idle hands on Sunday morning led me to try a new cooking technique for breakfast (cooking sweet potatoes and eggs en papillote, or in parchmen
The Latest, Top Link Building Techniques and Tips for Marketers – News & Features

The Latest, Top Link Building Techniques and Tips for Marketers – News & Features

Online Marketing Tips
You might have come across the saying that link building is dead. However, the truth is that it is not. Link building is not only alive, but also kicking. However, it has transformed over the years. This means that outdated tips and practices for link building are not going to work anymore.If you are interested in taking advantage of the most effective link building tips and strategies that are currently working, you need to make sure that you are keeping up with all the rules laid out by the leading search engines like Google and Bing. According to different SEO studies and reports, links still remain the biggest influencers of search engine optimization. Getting more high-quality backlinks is still one of the main ways to ensure your website ranks top in search engine results pag...
Instagram can provide motivation to exercise – News-Medical.net

Instagram can provide motivation to exercise – News-Medical.net

Motivation
Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Mar 16 2020 Exercising can be a chore. We know it's good for us, and we may do it, but it's not always fun. When training gets tough, finding something or someone that helps us get over that motivational hump can be just what we need. Researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) have now tested how social media can help. We wanted to encourage and support people in feeling good about their training." Professor Frode Stenseng at NTNU's Department of Education and Lifelong Learning The results of a recent experiment published in Frontiers in Psychology show a clear effect of targeted motivation on Instagram. Over 500 study participants were recruited through Facebook and other online channels. Participants were at differ...
The New Social Media Model of International Marketing is the Secret to Shaanxi Winning the Market – Yahoo Finance

The New Social Media Model of International Marketing is the Secret to Shaanxi Winning the Market – Yahoo Finance

Social Media Marketing
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The New Social Media Model of International Marketing is the Secret to Shaanxi Winning the Market – PRNewswire

The New Social Media Model of International Marketing is the Secret to Shaanxi Winning the Market – PRNewswire

Social Media Marketing
XI'AN, China, March 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As the starting point of the ancient silk road, Shaanxi boasts abundant historical and cultural resources and is striving to build an international tourism hub and a world-class cultural tourism center. In the era dominated by social media and network flow, Shaanxi Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism has been following the development of the times, actively showing the world the new image of Shaanxi history and modernity through the social media platforms.  Continue Reading Shaanxi Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism In the form of "culture + tourism + events," Shaanxi social media combines special online posts and offline creative activity marketing, implementing differentiated operati...