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How would you like BETTER branding for your business?

Did you know that Google made a change that impacts businesses?

You’ve heard the saying a picture is worth a thousand words, right? Google just came up with a way to showcase your business to entice more customers with photo tools.

Photos as you know are the number one engagement tool in Social Media. Photos can attract new customers to your business when they are browsing online.

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All Change is Inner to Outer - Prepare1 Image

Do you fear change?

Do you know someone who really fears change?

Did you know you are in control?

If you don’t like change you’ll like irrelevance even more!

– Anonymous

Most psychologists today agree that your level of self-esteem is the most important part of your personality, and largely predicts your success or failure, happiness or unhappiness, in every area of your life. In fact, your self-esteem is so important that you tend to organize your whole life around it. Almost everything you do is either to [Continue Reading…]

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10 Best Social Media Site Updates Infographic - Prepare1 Image

Do you give consideration to how long a Facebook post should be?

What about the right length of a video to post?

Or how about the length of your title?

SumAll came up with this great data and insights with Buffer and posted it into a fun infographic. The good, the bad and the ugly is that this is a snapshot in time. As Social Media continues to grow and evolve, I suspect this information will change as well. Be clear about your goals and objectives, but remain FLEXIBLE.

SumAll is one of the top social media tools. They do social media tracking better than anyone we’ve found—all your data, all in one place, for free.

These are great starting points. Check it all out below. [Continue Reading…]

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4 Keys to Unshakeable Persistence

by Blair Evan Ball February 18, 2015

Are you persistent? Do you wish you more persistent? Who comes to mind when you think of someone who is persistent? DESIRE The starting point of all achievement is DESIRE. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat. If you […]

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How Blogs Influence Your Purchase Decisions [Infographic]

by Blair Evan Ball February 13, 2015

Do you read blogs? Do you know someone who reads blogs? How about you, do you blog for yourself or your business? If not, why not? The power of blogs in influencing consumer purchase decisions is stronger than you might realize. According to data from a research study conducted by Research Now, nearly nine in […]

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Facebook New Feature to Kill Off Yelp

by Blair Evan Ball February 6, 2015

Have you ever used Yelp? How about your customers ? Yelp is the best way to find great local businesses People use Yelp to search for everything from the city’s tastiest burger to the most renowned cardiologist. What will you uncover in your neighborhood? According to a new survey conducted by Dimensional Research, an overwhelming […]

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How You Can Prepare to WIN

by Blair Evan Ball February 4, 2015

Do you prepare to win? Do you have a plan or are you just winging it? Whether for personal or business each of us has to be prepared to win, if we are to win at all. Your achievement can be no greater than your PLANS are sound, and your PREPARATION to achieve. pre·pare verb […]

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How the NFL, Super Bowl & Brands Plan to Use Social Media

by Blair Evan Ball January 29, 2015

Do you like to watch the latest Super Bowl Ads? What type of Super Bowl Ad moves you? Name the two teams that are playing in Super Bowl XLIX? Last year the Super Bowl was the most watched event in America with more than 108 million viewers, but the really fascinating thing is why people […]

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The 7 Keys to Living Life Aligned with Passion

by Blair Evan Ball January 23, 2015

Are you living your life with passion? How about Clarity and Purpose? The ability to live life in accord with your purpose, values and passion is key.  There are certain key principles that are critical to living a life with passion. Most of us go to the grave with the music still in us. Why? […]

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How Visual Content Amplifies Social Media

by Blair Evan Ball January 16, 2015

Did you know that 65% of people are visual learners? Do you know that our brain processes visuals 60,000 times faster than text? From a social media marketing standpoint, the old saying that “a picture’s worth a thousand words” holds so much value today. As marketers, we all need to be or become storytellers. A […]

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