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4 Lessons a Modern Blogger Can Learn from Julie in ‘Julie & Julia’

Carrie Duford — February 15, 2020 Julie & Julia Movie Overview Julie, a middle-aged, government employee, is exhausted with her life. She works long hours, has a dismal commute, and is disappointed in herself. But instead of coming home to Netflix and chill, as most of us would, she cooks. Cooking and Julia Childs is … Continue reading 4 Lessons a Modern Blogger Can Learn from Julie in ‘Julie & Julia’

What Business Lessons Can We Learn From Patrick Mahomes’ SuperBowl Performance?

Kyle Crocco — February 13, 2020 SuperBowl winning quarterback Patrick Mahomes exemplifies performance under pressure. Not only did he win on the biggest stage in the NFL, Mahomes overcame multiple physical injuries and competitive setbacks to get there. In the end, the record books will say Kansas City was the 31-20 victor over San Francisco … Continue reading What Business Lessons Can We Learn From Patrick Mahomes’ SuperBowl Performance?

Lessons Learned by Scaling a Business to $1,000,000 a Month in MRR

John Lincoln — February 5, 2020 These days, competition in the business world is more cutthroat than ever, and entrepreneurs need to do everything in their power to stay ahead of the curve. Your product may be selling like hotcakes, but the strategies used for scaling a business is what separates a small startup from … Continue reading Lessons Learned by Scaling a Business to $1,000,000 a Month in MRR

Lessons from 2019’s holiday email sending (hint: mobile dominated)

Messages that are custom to a specific user’s wants and needs are the ones that resonate, especially when based on behavioral signals. Len Shneyder on February 3, 2020 We’re a month into 2020 so what better time than to look back at the holiday shopping seasons of 2019 to inform our strategy over the course … Continue reading Lessons from 2019’s holiday email sending (hint: mobile dominated)

6 Lessons Digital Marketers Can Learn From Emerging Markets

Hannah Cohen — December 17, 2019 Emerging markets in countries like China, India, and Brazil can teach you a great deal about marketing and innovation. In 2019, 64 million Americans will use mobile payments in some form, representing 29% of all smartphone owners. The same figure in China? 577 million users representing 81.1% of all … Continue reading 6 Lessons Digital Marketers Can Learn From Emerging Markets

9 Life Lessons from Seneca on How to Manage Your Time Effectively

Mayo Oshin — December 12, 2019 Follow @mayowaoshin Lucius Annaeus Seneca, better known as Seneca (or Seneca the Younger), was a Roman Stoic philosopher and statesman, who became one of the most influential figures of the Roman Imperial Period. Like most of us, Seneca’s life had its ups and downs, as he lived through drama, … Continue reading 9 Life Lessons from Seneca on How to Manage Your Time Effectively

5 Lessons I’ve Learned From Making (And Losing) Millions in My 20s

John Rampton — December 11, 2019 Being a millionaire before age thirty is an appealing thought to most people. In many ways, that is justifiably so. There are the opportunities that significant sums of money create like traveling and buying nice things. There is the ego boost with all of your old friends who thought … Continue reading 5 Lessons I’ve Learned From Making (And Losing) Millions in My 20s

Lessons Leaned From a College Football Team that Wanted to Change

Jim Haudan — December 11, 2019 Follow @jhaudan As I was beginning my professional career 30-plus years ago, I also spent four years as a high school football coach. Not far removed from playing myself, I found it invigorating to help young players flourish. I still remember developing the offensive game plan that would take … Continue reading Lessons Leaned From a College Football Team that Wanted to Change

How to Overcome Being Unhappy at Your Job – 3 Lessons Learned

Chris Biscuiti — December 2, 2019 There are several reasons why you might feel unwanted or unhappy at your job. You might love the work you are doing but feel like your boss doesn’t appreciate you, or maybe your skill-set and personality are being underutilized and over-scrutinized. Personally, I have been there before. While I … Continue reading How to Overcome Being Unhappy at Your Job – 3 Lessons Learned