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A Social Media S.O.S / Why Marketing Fundamentals Still Matter

On the surface, the use of social media as a way to influence more people to buy your products may seem revolutionary.

While it can be said that Social Media marketing is a faster, flashier and more intuitive way to communicate with customers, it’s only one part of the equation…and believe it or not, it’s not even the most important part. 972 more words

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Real Life 'Road Runner' Tunnel Crash : FALSE, says snopes.com

Dang it. I SOOO wanted this story to be true…as long as no one actually got hurt of course. It just goes to show that if you put your message in front of people who are already receptive to hearing what you have to say – they are more likely to go along with it, without giving its validity a second thought. 63 more words

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75 Content Marketing Tools You Can’t Live Without

OK, so I generally dislike “Top XYZ” articles of any kind…primarily on principle rather than because of what they may or may not offer in terms of information. 239 more words

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Got Powerball on the brain? Read 'The Winner' and think about the consequences.

I read this a few years ago. A real ‘page turner’ that presented a plausible possibility for us conspiracy minded folks. Check it out:

David Baldacci The Winner… 12 more words

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Keep the heat: Enjoy more comfort and spend less on fuel this winter | The SunriseGuide

Efficiency is making the most out of whatever resources you have.

In colder climates, the resource we are most concerned about at this time of year is heat – and improving how efficiently our homes either generates and/or consumes it. 38 more words

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North Carolina town bans solar for fear it will “suck up all the energy from the sun” | Grist

This is why I think that offering some ‘free’ community college education is so important to the future of our country. Clearly, high schools aren’t getting the job done. 38 more words

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Portland Startup Community gets some good ink from Inc.

Nothing breeds success like success. I can’t think of another place with such a high percentage of smart, creative, healthy, balanced people…let alone the pioneering spirit to do something, simply because it should be done. 45 more words

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