World’s Simplest Way to Be More Creative

By Jessica Stillman, from Inc.com – http://bit.ly/1fLCdz4

A new study out of Stanford offers a dead simple intervention to try if you’re in need of a creative idea.

Sometimes science turns up wild findings or uncovers strange realities from far away galaxies or long ago times.…

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How to Write a Blog Post Outline: A Simple Formula to Follow

By Ginny Soskey, from Inbound Hub – http://bit.ly/1iUsNLY

What makes a blog post bad?

There are lots of reasons a blog post could be less-than-perfect. Poor formatting. Poor grammar. Poor word choice. Poor shareability.

The most pervasive problem? Poor flow. The post jumps from one idea to the next to the next and then circles around again for a split second to the first idea, then back to the fourth, and so on.…

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How Much BS Goes On in Your Company? Take the Quiz

By Geoffrey James, from Inc.com – http://bit.ly/R7Ho0X

Finally: a way to measure how much bureaucracy and distraction might be holding your company back.

All companies have a little BS that employees must cut through to get things done. Some companies, however, have a lot more BS than others.…

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How to Rebrand or Rebuild a Website that is SEO-Ready

By Jason Squardo from ‘Net Features – http://bit.ly/1l9J5Ge

Rebrand and rebuild; for some businesses, those are the keys to moving forward both financially and digitally. But tearing down an established digital presence and domain name can have massive impacts on search engine rankings.…

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5 Ways to Become a Credible Blogger

by Noemi Tasarra-Twigg from BloggingPro – http://bit.ly/1gyCvnA

Every single topic has been the subject of hundreds of blogs. Some were written for specific audiences, some came from less-than-reputable sources, and others were so poorly written that one can barely get through the first sentence.…

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A Quick & Dirty Guide to Setting Up Twitter Ads Campaigns

By Sarah Goliger from Inbound Hub – http://bit.ly/1iwUA9A

Twitter is a great marketing channel for driving traffic and generating leads. In fact, 42% of Twitter users follow brands or companies, which means if you’re not using Twitter for your business yet, you should learn how to integrate Twitter into your social media marketing strategy.…

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How CEOs Should Manage Their Social Media

By Jean Dobey, from ‘Net Features – http://bit.ly/1lAuIuA

Chief executive officers (CEOs), first and foremost, must be visionaries. Their vision should be inspired by their personal beliefs, ideologies, needs and values. From this vision, the CEO draws his or her creativity and passion to achieve long-term objectives.…

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