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Narro Reading of Local Democrats practically begging Hillary to run for mayor Run Hillary run for mayor. Local Democratic activists said they would rally to Clintons side if she decided to take on Mayor de Blasio in a primary this year. If Hillary entered the race she would be the best candidate. I would support her because we need a change in New York City said Gregory Floyd president of Teamsters Local 237. Floyd who represents school safety officers and Housing Authority workers has…
How to Distinguish Yourself Among Agents and Editors -- I’ve found a proven way to feel better about the progress you’re making, and it involves recognizing how much you’ve learned about the publishing business simply by reading other books and having conversations about those books. You can find depths of meaning in the shared language and goals you’ve developed with the writers around you.
10 Research Tools for Social Media Strategies Before you decide to implement any tactic in social media, the first question you should ask is "Why?" Why should I have a Facebook page? Why should I have a Twitter account? Too many times I've run into companies asking why their social media strategy failed and when I ask these companies why they implemented a particular tactic, "Because they found our audience was there."