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State of Inbound Sales 2015

How To Buck The Trend of Social Selling Failure for Profound Success Leveraging Social and Inbound Marketing

The 2015 State of Inbound report from Hubspot is out, and it’s not pretty if you’re looking at it from a sales perspective. The two biggest eye-openers being: Social selling is still more hype than reality. However, pockets exist where interest is on the rise — notably among executives… Prospecting is the most difficult step…

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Stop Wasting Your Time on Social Media

Time — the number one obstacle small business owners face in online marketing, without fail. As someone who consults with dozens of business owners every week, here’s something to think about: You spend too much time on social media to be effective. Stop it. Now, notice I didn’t say to stop using social media. That…

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How To Gain Trust and Loyalty Despite Being Another Online Stranger

In today’s world, we have the ability to connect with more people than ever. The ability to directly target the people that were looking for in our market. However, so many solopreneurs and small business people are having such a hard time, it’s an interesting dilemma. The online world is all based and build upon…

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Bloggers check this handy list out

Bloggers – check this handy list out! Reshared post from +Jack Humphrey Please share this with a blogger you care about 🙂 Internet Marketing Consultant Jack Humphrey | List Of Blogs That Accept Guest Posts This page contains a list of blogs that accept guest posts and is current as of 11/11/11. The first list…

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Much to be Thankful for, including my family and all of my wonderful friends

Happy Thanksgiving!! Google+: View post on Google+

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Modeling Twitter with a deeper functionality set is…

Modeling Twitter with a deeper functionality set is intelligent, seeing that there's greater reach on Twitter (and loyalty to Twitter by users.) Google+ Is Looking More And More Like Twitter [Headlines] The new social networking site is seen as moving away from the Facebook model. Google+: View post on Google+

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oh wait you don’t know what that is…

oh wait, you don't know what that even means! 11 Sounds Generation O Have Never Heard The other day I used the word “rewind” in conversation only to be pulled up by a colleague who suggested that word was defunct for this generation. So, there are 2 billion mobile phone owners out there comprising Generation…

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The power of “No”

The power of "No."

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Stephen Pierce is always full of good insight…

Stephen Pierce is always full of good insight. Yes You Can – So Stop Planning, Start Doing, and Achieve More! YES YOU CAN!So Stop Planning, Start Doing, and Achieve More!Do you have some aspirations that are beyond your current capabilities? It’s natural to dream of things that you want to do someday, but currently can’t.…

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Social Media and Marketing Insights 2011 Booz &amp…

Social Media and Marketing Insights 2011 Booz & Co and Buddy Media’s recent study on the state of social media and marketing offers some interesting insights into what companies are doing now, and where they plan to invest in the future. For instance: Social media is primarily the domain of marketing. Less than half (48%)…

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