Learning from terrible networking

Learning from terrible networking

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Learning from terrible networking
After Tim Ferriss shared my article on Forbes and people came out of the woodwork to try to network with me, I thought I had seen every instance of terrible networking. I was wrong. One of these days I’m going to write a proper guide to networking, but let my latest experience with “bad networking” […]
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Eight examples of top-notch copywriting from travel brands

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Eight examples of top-notch copywriting from travel brands
The travel industry can be guilty of using a cliché or two. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Reasons your business is not too small to afford and benefit from a document management system

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Reasons your business is not too small to afford and benefit from a document management system
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Where might the next crisis come from?

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Where might the next crisis come from?
TEN years ago, BNP Paribas, a French bank, temporarily suspended dealings in three funds, citing â€œthe complete evaporation of liquidity in certain market segments of the US securitisation marketâ€�. Many people treat this as the start of the credit crunch but one can trace it back to the need for Bear Stearns to rescue hedge funds […]
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Why an eight-hour bus ride from Los Angeles to San Francisco might beat a flight

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Why an eight-hour bus ride from Los Angeles to San Francisco might beat a flight
THERE is a new way to travel between Los Angeles and San Francisco. At $230 for a round trip, it may not be cheaper than flying, but at least it is slower. Cabin is an interesting experiment; an attempt to compete with airlines by promising a better night’s sleep. Flying between the two cities may […]
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Best Indian digital marketing reads from Lighthouse Insights

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Best Indian digital marketing reads from Lighthouse Insights
How Zostel fires a passion for backpacking with creative content marketing on Instagram: The backpacker hostels chain makes creative use of Instagram to weave vibrant stories of life at its hostels… Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Climate change might prevent airlines from flying full planes

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Climate change might prevent airlines from flying full planes
THIS summer America has experienced some of the most intense heatwaves in decades. In parts of southern Arizona the mercury has climbed to a sweltering 48°C. That has had an impact on the state’s infrastructure. Last month, a single day’s heatwave grounded dozens of planes. As global temperatures climb higher, such incidents are likely to […]
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How to Define and Create Quality Content: Tips From 35+ Experts

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How to Define and Create Quality Content: Tips From 35+ Experts
We’re calling it: Quality wins over quantity. Hear from 35+ content experts on how they define and achieve quality content – Content Marketing Institute Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Separating the Growth Hacking Myths from the Realities

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Separating the Growth Hacking Myths from the Realities
When growth hacking first emerged, some thought it would remain the domain of Silicon Valley insiders.   Instead, it blew up when the runaway success of early growth hacking advocates like F Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Russian oligarch Vladimir Yevtushenkov falls from grace, again

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Russian oligarch Vladimir Yevtushenkov falls from grace, again
HE WAS back in favour, or so it appeared. After spending several months under house arrest in late 2014, Vladimir Yevtushenkov, a Russian oligarch, relinquished control of Bashneft, a midsized oil firm, to the state. “If you like another company tomorrow and want to take it, you are welcome,” he told Vladimir Putin at the […]
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Ad Copywriting: Winning Techniques From Australia's Top Online Retailers

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Ad Copywriting: Winning Techniques From Australia's Top Online Retailers
We‘ve analyzed Australia‘s top online retailers and summarized 10 winning techniques they use to create effective ad copies that convert strangers into customers. Plus, we‘ll teach you how to automate Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Farm Marketing from the Heart: How to attract your dream customers and build your profitable farm.

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Farm Marketing from the Heart: How to attract your dream customers and build your profitable farm.
We often start farming because we love the plants, the animals, the land—but we soon learn love does not pay the bills. Marketing and selling our products can feel like a mystery: How do we get customers to find us? How do we convince them they need our grass-fed beef, raw milk, or veggie-and-flowers CSA? […]
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7 Crisis Management Secrets for Your Small Business from a Two Star General

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7 Crisis Management Secrets for Your Small Business from a Two Star General
There are similarities between the techniques you need to run a successful small business and being a military leader. Both require discipline and an unwavering commitment. Small Business Trends sp… Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Leadership secrets from Lego

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Leadership secrets from Lego
Jorgen Vig Knudstorp has been Lego’s “master builder” of the company’s turnaround since 2004. At the time, Lego was losing $1 million a day. Now it’s the world’s most profitable toy company. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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What Discovering Content Used to Look Like: A Trip From Pop-Up Ads to Now

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What Discovering Content Used to Look Like: A Trip From Pop-Up Ads to Now
A long time ago, marketers had an information problem. It didn’t move very easily. Here’s how content marketing’s history has progressed. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Two Oak Ridge companies receive small business awards from DOE office

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Two Oak Ridge companies receive small business awards from DOE office
Note: This information and photos first appeared in the May 31 edition of the “EM Update” newsletter published by the DOE Office of Environmental Management. Two Oak Ridge companies involved in Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Copywriting Doesn't Get Any Better Than in This Haunting Nike Print Ad From 1990

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Copywriting Doesn't Get Any Better Than in This Haunting Nike Print Ad From 1990
MullenLowe’s Dave Weist picks his three favorite ads. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Decoding Mobile App Growth- 17 Strategies From Trendsetting Apps That You Can Implement Too

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Decoding Mobile App Growth- 17 Strategies From Trendsetting Apps That You Can Implement Too
We’ve listed 17 app growth hacking strategies used by trendsetting mobile apps to achieve higher retention and engagement. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Decoding Mobile App Growth- 17 Strategies From Trendsetting Apps That You Can Implement Too

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Decoding Mobile App Growth- 17 Strategies From Trendsetting Apps That You Can Implement Too
We’ve listed 17 app growth hacking strategies used by trendsetting mobile apps to achieve higher retention and engagement. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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From Russia with risk

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From Russia with risk
BE CAREFUL what you wish for. Traders were bored last week and now they have got some excitement. The US equity market suffered its worst trading day in eight months, falling 1.8%, with banks dropping 4%. The Volatility index, or Vix, which recently dipped below 10, jumped above 15. The dollar has lost most of […]
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A Quick Copywriting Lesson Taken Directly from an Email Marketing Fail

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A Quick Copywriting Lesson Taken Directly from an Email Marketing Fail
An absentminded error in an email Stefanie Flaxman received from a tattoo shop leads to a copywriting lesson. Plus, a useful email marketing tip. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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Are you crazy?

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Are you crazy?
That’s the first reply I got to yesterday’s email. Are you really suggesting people mail there lists every day? You must be crazy! Could be, but I’m not wearing a straight jacket yet. Here’s probably what you’re thinking… You’ll burn your list out! Everyone will unsubscribe! People hate spammers! And guess what? That’s a bunch […]
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Five Essential Tasks

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Five Essential Tasks
Last week I answered two questions: What marketing should I do if I’m totally broke? What marketing should I do if I’m rolling in dough? But today I don’t want to focus on the extremes. Instead I’d like to share with you the five essential marketing tasks that every business should be taking care of […]
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Management lessons from an American general

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Management lessons from an American general
After war war, jaw jaw STANLEY MCCHRYSTAL’S voice is hoarse as he addresses a packed arena in Helsinki. His audience, mostly businessmen in dark suits, is rapt. The American former general tells thrilling battlefield stories of leading the Joint Special Operations Command in Iraq, which captured Saddam Hussein and killed Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, al-Qaeda’s local […]
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What Will The Public Cloud Cost You? Find Out With A Free Hybrid Cloud Assessment (HCA) From VMware

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What Will The Public Cloud Cost You? Find Out With A Free Hybrid Cloud Assessment (HCA) From VMware
Whether you work at a small business or a very large enterprise, I’d be willing to bet that you have considered moving your applications and data to the public cloud. After all, “the cloud” is Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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How it can be more profitable for you to Work from Home instead of a Traditional Job

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How it can be more profitable for you to Work from Home instead of a Traditional Job
An individual work from home to get a business that makes you offered to consumers or different companies or can have a digital assistant corporation. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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35 Copywriting Tips & Tricks from the Pros (10 min read)

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35 Copywriting Tips & Tricks from the Pros (10 min read)
Written by Millionaire’s Digest Staff Member: Amber M. Founder & Owner of: A Not So Jaded Life Millionaire’s Digest Staff Team, Author, Successful Living and Writing Writer With the const… Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Buffer WhatsApp
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