How To Completely #Unplug Your Morning Routine | Fast Company | Business + Innovation "Just as noise is meaningless without quiet," Fabrica CEO Dan Hill once observed, "connectivity becomes meaningless when pervasive, when it is without a few 'sanctuary spaces' as contrast." For many, that contrast is most available in the early hours: management thinker Kevin Meyer does yoga after he gets up, Kayak cofounder Paul English makes sure to meditate, novelist Somerset Maugham thought on the first two sentences he would write while soaking in the bath tub. The lesson? Before you join the world with your iPad at breakfast, you need to give yourself some unplugged space. Here's how.
There are a lot of moves happening this month at Apartment Therapy, Beth shared her tips for mapping out a new home and how to prep for the movers so we'd like to share some tips that came in handy for our own move on what to ask the landlords before signing the lease: Normally the landlord will pain tbeofre you move in. Feel them out and see if you can supply your own paint colors. 10 Questions To Ask Before You Sign A Lease
A new batch of December graduates is getting ready to fly the coop in search for a job and we hope they've already heard the bad news: There are a lot of unemployed people out there. 11 Things You Should Never Put On Your Resume
December 6, 2011. As discretionary consumer spending is hit by unemployment and economic uncertainty, the need grows in the Consumer & Retail industry for strategies to mitigate the impact of a global economic slowdown. Traditionally pioneers in the use and application of market intelligence, it stands to reason that Consumer & Retail companies will make the best possible use of market intelligence to underpin their business strategies. But this may not be the case. GIA’s latest Global Market Intelligence Survey reveals that more practitioners and intelligence users in the Consumer & Retail sector than in any other sector are dissatisfied with the benefits of their market intelligence. Market Intelligence in the Consumer & Retail Sector Has the Potential to Help Companies Weather Economic Hard Times
December 12, 2011. Ask any market intelligence director what his or her key challenge is, and it will almost always point to how to constantly deliver intelligence that is of strategic value to top management. Another common challenge is how to leverage internal networks; turning consumers of intelligence into active contributors. How to Get More Out of Limited Market Intelligence Budgets
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Vadim Lavrusik is a new media student at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. 10 Ways Universities Are Engaging Alumni Using Social Media
Are you looking for ways to better engage Facebook fans and build your community? These top 10 Facebook apps are, in my opinion, some of the most useful ones for pages when it comes to encouraging fan engagement and giving value to your community. They are also very easy to use.
It's easy to build a blog, but hard to build a successful blog with significant traffic. Over the years, we've grown the Moz blog to nearly a million visits each month and helped lots of other blogs, too. I launched a personal blog late last year and was amazed to see how quickly it gained thousands of visits to each post. There's an art to increasing a blog's traffic, and given that we seem to have stumbled on some of that knowledge, I felt it compulsory to give back by sharing what we've observed. NOTE: This post replaces a popular one I wrote on the same topic in 2007.
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