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How Broadband Has Changed the World (Part 3): A Look at Modern Day Internet Culture

How Broadband Has Changed the World (Part 3): A Look at Modern Day Internet Culture

Have a hard time remembering how much has changed in the last 20 years? 

Ask the people in the movie industry how legal services like Netflix are shaking them up. Ask the people in the newspaper industry how Craigslist has stolen their classified revenues.

It’s everywhere. As the internet has grown and gotten faster, it has been shaking up every area of our daily lives. And we're only just getting started. 

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This Week in Podcasts: The Sell More Edition

This Week in Podcasts: The Sell More Edition

Welcome to another edition of This Week in Podcasts! This week, we're all about selling more - from perfecting your pitch to launching new products and businesses to using influencer marketing. If you want to learn more about how to captivate your listeners and grow from 0 to $80k in monthly revenue (in nine months flat, no less!), click on through to read this week's takeaways. 

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4 Fresh Facebook Shop Strategies to Incorporate For a Profitable 2016

4 Fresh Facebook Shop Strategies to Incorporate For a Profitable 2016

The world's largest social network is betting on commerce in a big way.

"If time is money, then Facebook represents the most valuable Internet property on the web today."

That’s what Needham analysts concluded when compiling data on how much time people spend on Facebook: it adds up to almost 20% of all time spent online being spent on Facebook alone.

Does that engagement translate into money? Absolutely - read on to find out how you can make the most of Facebook by using it as its own channel. 

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How Broadband Has Changed the World (Part 1): The Rise of Mainstream Internet

How Broadband Has Changed the World (Part 1): The Rise of Mainstream Internet

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1995 was a wild time. 

Yahoo, eBay, Amazon & Craigslist were launching, chatrooms were in their golden age, and people were starting to create their own online spaces thanks to GeoCities and Tripod. 

There was only one problem, only 14% of adults knew what "The Internet" was, while 42% had never even heard of it. 

Little did they know the next few years were about to get crazy. 

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How to Create Better Project Management Habits in Your Employees

How to Create Better Project Management Habits in Your Employees

Pop Quiz: 

In your company, are your teams usually: 

1. Over-budget and behind schedule?

Or

2. Running like clockwork. 

As the saying goes, "time is money" and if your teams aren't getting things shipped and out the door, or simply don't work efficiently with other teams, at the end of the day, it's your profitability that takes a hit. 

Even if everything seems smooth, this article will help you get the sand out of the gears and get the organization moving faster.

 

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May the Fourth Be With You: How George Lucas Fought For His Vision & Changed The World

May the Fourth Be With You: How George Lucas Fought For His Vision & Changed The World

Hollywood outsider. 

Pioneer. 

Genius. 

George Lucas has had a tremendous impact on pop-culture in ways that span way beyond a galaxy far far away. 

From Star Wars, to Industrial Light & Magic, to his involvement in the creation of Pixar... Let's examine how this one man was able to, against all odds, bet on himself and single-handedly challenge everything from how products are marketed and what kinds of stories an audience wants to see. 

Look closely and you'll find valuable lessons in management, collaboration & co-marketing, all from a man that was originally told it couldn't be done. 

Enjoy, and may the force be with you. 

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This Week in Podcasts: The Disruption Edition

This Week in Podcasts: The Disruption Edition

Welcome to another edition of This Week in Podcasts! Every week, we bring you the best, most interesting podcasts from the week, so that you can stay up on the news, dig deeper into the issues, and maybe even find a few more podcasts to listen to. This week's roundup is all about disruption - from ad-blockers (and what they mean for native advertising) to holacracy to sites going out of business. You'll learn what impact ad-blockers can have on your content marketing, how to block the ad-blockers (and if you even should), why getting rid of bosses might be a good thing, and more. Head on over to get your tips and takeaways! 

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