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23 Actionable Lessons from Eye-Tracking Studies. Effective Outsourcing Tips. Growing your business means hiring employees.

Effective Outsourcing Tips

It is part of the game. I was a big supporter for outsourcing for many years. I ran into issues with many of the outsourced staff lying, padding their hours, working on other projects when they were supposed to be working on mine, etc. So I fired nearly my entire outsourced staff and hired everyone locally. My reason? Having people in the same office would allow for “synergy” to take place and more would get accomplished in less time. I was wrong again. 27 Blogging Secrets to Power Your Community. Do you like learning about magic tricks?

27 Blogging Secrets to Power Your Community

To me, the best magicians are the ones who share what they know. Penn and Teller are like that. Passion Pimps : Tim Rowe. How You Can Start A Business in 2009, With Pa. Each edition of LeWeb inspires more participants to start a business and it is one of its main purposes.

How You Can Start A Business in 2009, With Pa

I am always getting many questions about how to start a business after LeWeb, years ago I had written a series of posts, "create a company" that I should have continued, but instead of doing that I started other businesses. Darbaroud : Marathon Des Sables & Desert cup. Tracking Weight and What You Eat with Twitter. I'm sure this will come as no surprise to all of you, but personal data collection fascinates me.

Tracking Weight and What You Eat with Twitter

I love playing with data and when it's about me, all the better. Daytum and mycrocosm are two applications that let you do this; although each have somewhat different goals. Daytum is sort of like a financial report for your life (ala Feltron) while mycrocosm is more of an experiment in communication and social media. They do both, however, have an underlying goal, whether implicit or explicit, of understanding yourself better.

Welcome to Plum. Agence Pashmina. Finding New Ubiquity Commands with the Herd. Mindmapping, concept mapping and information organisation softwa. Loic Le Meur Blog: How Do Geeks Get In Shape & 13 Tips To Ge. Wine Library TV: Gary Vaynerchuk's daily wine video blog. Nine Ways to Promote Your Blog Posts. 10 Future Web Trends. We're well into the current era of the Web, commonly referred to as Web 2.0.

10 Future Web Trends

Features of this phase of the Web include search, social networks, online media (music, video, etc), content aggregation and syndication (RSS), mashups (APIs), and much more. Currently the Web is still mostly accessed via a PC, but we're starting to see more Web excitement from mobile devices (e.g. iPhone) and television sets (e.g. How to Write Powerful Bullet Points. By Dave Paradi, MBA, author of "The Visual Slide Revolution" If you have sat through too many presentations where the presenter read the full text of their slides, you have probably wondered, "How can I avoid droning on and on and focus on just the key information that my audience needs? " One part of the answer is to create bullet points that you can expand upon.

When using bullet points on a presentation slide, there are some key ideas that you should keep in mind. A Complete List of the Many Forms of Web Marketing for 2008. This is an updated revision of the 2007 version, which was one of the top viewed posts for the entire year.

A Complete List of the Many Forms of Web Marketing for 2008

I’ve added quite a few new forms as they’ve emerged or come to maturity over this last year. Translations If you’d like to translate this, feel free to do, then leave a comment below, I’ll add you to this list, as well as call you out in a separate post. Maria Reyes-McDavis Internet Marketing Online Entrepreneur Junki. Top 5 Tips for Hosting a Customer Community. Brian Oberkirch of Small Good Thing moderated a wide-ranging exploration of customer service communities at yesterday's Customer Service is the New Marketing summit.

Top 5 Tips for Hosting a Customer Community

Alex Frankel on How Employees Create Brand. How are brands defined by their internal culture? How are customer-facing employees defining and marketing their company's brand? Alex Frankel, author of Punching In, came to Customer Service is the New Marketing to share his undercover experiences as a corporate culture chameleon. When Frankel started the project, he assumed that he would be an equally good worker in any environment. What he discovered, however, was the opposite; his success in each role had to do with whether or not he was actually a good fit for that retail culture.

Who companies hire is key to building and sustaining corporate cultures. Training is the second key part of establishing culture. Apple Stores encourage that you shadow an experienced employee for a few shifts, and do so in a highly interactive manner. Ideas worth spreading. Loic Le Meur blog [FR]: Le meilleur outil de SEO est... votre co. Ce matin je parle à 9h au SES en keynote.

Loic Le Meur blog [FR]: Le meilleur outil de SEO est... votre co

Pas de powerpoint. Juste cette note. Je ne suis pas un expert du SEO, loin de la, pour autant je suis assez facile à trouver en ligne et j’ai un page rank variable de 6 a 7 en fonction des danses de Google. Je vais donc expliquer ce qui pour moi est la meilleure maniere d’optimiser sa presence dans les moteurs de recherche et plus generalement en ligne: sa communaute. Ergophile _ analyse de l’ergonomie web. Développer un projet innovant par Marc Dana. Etre capable d’innover dans son projet d’entreprise n’est pas chose facile. La bonne connaissance de son marché ne suffit plus. Innover nécessite une réelle capacité à s’extraire de son environnement quotidien. Explications. Dans un contexte économique de plus en plus concurrentiel, la capacité d'innover des entreprises est devenue un élément essentiel. Les pouvoirs publics avec les pôles de compétitivités et les aides aux entreprises innovantes ont fait de ce thème un enjeu national pour l'économie de demain.

Toutefois, être capable d'innover dans son projet d'entreprise n'est pas une chose facile. Par où commencer ? Élaboration du projet. 12 idées pour le footer. Severed sera le prochain titre des créateurs de Guacamelee!

12 idées pour le footer

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