Google allows marketers to bid demographically

Google allows marketers to bid demographically - http://www.bizreport.com Avatar Posted by ArmadaIG under Online Marketing
From http://www.bizreport.com 4684 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 7, 2008 12:30 am
A new targeting option is available to marketers using Google's Adwords marketing - geographical targeting. The upgrade in the system allows businesses to advertise to consumers based on age or gender. Read More

How to Eliminate “Salesman Voice”.

How to Eliminate “Salesman Voice”. - http://blogs.bnet.com Avatar Posted by ArmadaIG under Sales
From http://blogs.bnet.com 4678 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 7, 2008 12:26 am
Here's a quick tip that can really increase your ability to move a sale forward, especially if you're new to selling. Many jobs have a characteristic “voice” — a way of speaking (tonality, rhythm, vocabulary, tempo) that identifies the speaker as a member of that profession. One of the easiest ways to spot a newbie salesperson is that they've got Read More

Test: mornings may be best for email marketing

Test: mornings may be best for email marketing - http://www.bizreport.com Avatar Posted by JohnH under Online Marketing
From http://www.bizreport.com 4680 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 6, 2008 10:34 pm
Recently marketers tested the timing of email messages and found some interesting results. They found that emails sent in the morning performed nearly 10% better than emails sent in the afternoons. Read More

Can you be sued for what your customers say about the competition?

Can you be sued for what your customers say about the competition? - http://www.nytimes.com Avatar Posted by blueenergy under Advertising
From http://www.nytimes.com 4680 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 6, 2008 1:22 am
Quiznos invited the public to submit homemade commercials in a contest intended to attack a top rival, Subway. The contest rules made it clear that the videos should depict Quiznos sandwiches as “superior” to Subway's. Subway promptly sued Quiznos and iFilm, saying that many of the homemade videos made false claims and depicted its brand in a dero Read More

Peer-to-peer lending gaining steam

Peer-to-peer lending gaining steam - http://www.newsobserver.com Avatar Posted by JohnH under Raising Capital
From http://www.newsobserver.com 4680 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 6, 2008 1:21 am
Make way for peer-to-peer lending - where anyone with Web access can be a banker and small business owners are finding a new way to raise cash. The industry is still in its infancy, but has been catching fire as major players enter the market. The UK's Zopa - considered the grand-daddy of the niche - launched its U.S. operations in December, Cali Read More

Recession-Proof Your Business

Recession-Proof Your Business - http://www.businessweek.com Avatar Posted by LeeAdams under Strategy
From http://www.businessweek.com 4684 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 5, 2008 7:03 am
What's a small business owner to do if the current economic climate extends through 2008? Business consultants are busy weighing in on this question, so we rounded up some of their advice. Read More
Useful tips and strategies for winning in negotiation. Key steps to help improve your preparation for negotiation. Read More

Deliver a Presentation like Steve Jobs

Deliver a Presentation like Steve Jobs - http://www.businessweek.com Avatar Posted by Becky under Self-Development
From http://www.businessweek.com 4686 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 4, 2008 5:08 pm
When Apple CEO Steve Jobs kicked off this year's Macworld Conference & Expo, he once again raised the bar on presentation skills. While most presenters simply convey information, Jobs also inspires. He sells the steak and the sizzle at the same time, as one reader commented a few years ago. I analyzed his latest presentation and extracted the Read More

Tony Robbins motivates you in 20 minutes: TEDTalks

Avatar Posted by JohnH under Self-Development
From http://www.youtube.com 4685 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 1, 2008 6:06 am
Tony Robbins talks about how to unlock your true potential by asking what motivates you to succeed. A fast-paced, mind-expanding, motivating TEDTalk for high achievers and those who wish to be. Read More

Which Marketing Metrics are Key To Marketing Success

Which Marketing Metrics are Key To Marketing Success - http://www.marketingprowess.com Avatar Posted by dimanomktg under Marketing
From http://www.marketingprowess.com 4685 days ago
Made Hot by: on January 31, 2008 9:20 pm
Marketing metrics play a critical role in multi-channel marketing activities. Whether you are running online or offline campaigns, examining key metrics can put you in position to develop, execute, and refine marketing initiatives. Ultimately metrics can lay a path to cost effective marketing and increase the impact of your marketing expenditures. Read More
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