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Customer Service Lessons from Innovative Brands - Innovation Excellence

What about predicting that interest before consumers even start exhibiting demand? Knowing what your customers want before they do can turn out to be a highly lucrative endeavor for business owners to engage in. Continue reading

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Word Cloud "Crowd Funding"

Don’t be discouraged if your investors meeting went bad. Crowdfunding may be the answer to secure the funding your project needs. Continue reading

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#ASL Ice Bucket Challenge

As ice buckets keep being dumped over my fb friends every day, I want to look at the #ALS #IceBucketChallenge phenomenon from the marketing angle and talk about what makes it a successful campaign. Continue reading

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As Mark Zuckerberg recovers from his 30th Birthday hangover, he shows us how startups need to grow up in order to become successful Continue reading

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A Harvard University study revealed that during self-disclosure on social media, participants activated the Nucleus Accumbens. This region is important in the development of addictions — it lights up when someone takes cocaine or other drugs. Self-disclosure activates the same part of the brain associated with the sensation of pleasure — the same pleasure we get from having sex, eating food, and receiving money. Continue reading

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The Smart Leadership Lessons from Facebook

Facebook acquired WhatsApp, a company with at most $300M revenues, and 55 employees, for $19billion. That’s billion – with a “b.” An astonishing figure that is second only to HP’s acquisition of market leader Compaq, which had substantial revenues and profits, as tech acquisitions. Continue reading

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Greg Satell on Google, Facebook, the management challenge, new vs old, and the ‘probably most important insight of all’. Continue reading

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