Are You Afraid To Ship? For various reasons many of us don't want to ship because we are worried. 1) We are afraid of criticism. What will my friends say? = Fear! 2) Many people are perfectionists, for whatever reason, but it all boils down to fear. The lizard brains says they are going to laugh at me. Seth Godin. ... Expand this post »
How To Run A Social Media Contest It can be a though job to do but this post discusses a lot of the detail you need to consider using various social media platforms; Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram.
To Get Bigger Tips, Waitresses Should Wear Red _Male diners give bigger and more frequent tips to waitresses wearing red T-shirts than to those wearing black, white, blue, green, or yellow T-shirts, according to Celine Jacob and Nicolas Gueguen of the University of Southern Brittany._ _There's no such effect from female customers_ http://goo.gl/vkO9y Interesting; If you try and find images of red t-shirt... Expand this post »
Interesting Post On How to Use PR to Create a Steady Social SEO PR Downpour I just read an article by +John Jantsch on tools and ideas to publish press releases, how and where to distribute, why you should curate your press releases, how to amplify your pr, add your own* *newsroom to Google Analytics. (Find the article by John here http://goo.gl/3XczD) This post by Chris reminded me: a) I believe that... Expand this post »
20 Easy Content Strategies I like a strategy and I like easy stuff. Creating content can be a pain if you you have no strategy. Well... Now you have no more excuses with the 20 great content ideas from +Copyblogger The first strategy is: 1) Embarrassing stories: Think back to moments of your life when you were really embarrassed. Use that situation to craft a post relating to your niche—there’s a good...
The minute you quote an hourly rate, you put a fixed limit on your earning potential. _It’s hard to increase an hourly rate once it has been set. The most successful service providers charge for the job as a whole, and then don’t specify exactly how many hours it will take to complete the job._ Read more on *Pricing strategies: Hourly rates? No thanks!* http://goo.gl/nxkxa
Is Social Media The Tool To Bridge The "Engage" Gap Between The Consumer And The Service Provider? An answer to this question will be great. Then I can define social media strategies better. ;-) According to Wikipedia: Social media* includes web-based and mobile based technologies which are used to turn *communication into interactive dialogue between organizations, communities, and individuals. _Andreas... Expand this post »
Think of the shopper standing in the toothpaste aisle making a choice among dozens of brands Will she choose your brand? Will she go online to check what others say? Will she find that others are talking about your brand? Are you there at this moment of truth before she takes out her purse? Read this interesting article on this moment of truth http://goo.gl/xQ7Hx