Email Marketing? Use MailChimp

Email marketing may sound like old-school technology, but it still packs a punch. Unlike social media feeds where a post or message can easily go unnoticed, emails will be seen. Even if the recipient decides not to open your mail, they will see the headline and sender details. It also helps that emails are directed

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How to Succeed, the Go-Giver Way

The Go-Giver is a book by Bob Burg and John David Mann which tells the story of a guy named Joe and his mentor, Pindar. The story teaches principles of success, a bit like the lessons in Fish, and Gung Ho. Though the book is only 170 pages long, the message is powerful. In a nutshell, to

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How to Get to Inbox Zero

Last month I wrote about email batching, controlling the number of times you visit your inbox. From the feedback I received, although batching improves productivity, it doesn’t address the stress of email volumes. My friend Joy is frustrated by an average inbox size of 934 emails! So today I’ll look at how to get your

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10 Ideas for WordPress Security

There are several reasons why you may want to have your own website, and today, there are simple and affordable services to help you get started. Whatever your reason for setting up, having a website comes with the responsibility of keeping the site safe from hackers. Unfortunately, the average person believes that only big businesses

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