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Why the Pixel phone isn’t called the Google Phone

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Why the Pixel phone isn’t called the Google Phone

Via Cnet Written by Richard Nieva It’s finally here: the Google Phone. Well, not quite. It’s officially called “Pixel, Phone by Google,” and the search giant unveiled it Tuesday during a much-hyped event in San Francisco. The Pixel, available with either a 5-inch or 5.5-inch display, is a grown up Google phone, meant to compete with the top brass of the smartphone world, including Samsung and Apple. It’s a sharp strategic shift for Google, which has until now been content with selling phones through its Nexus...

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4 Strategies for Generating High-Quality Leads Through Social Media

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4 Strategies for Generating High-Quality Leads Through Social Media

Via Entrepreneur By Neil Patel High-quality leads are the backbone of every thriving B2B business. You can have all of the paid traffic that you want, but unless you are able to attract prospects who are willing and ready to buy what you’re selling, you are going to have a hard time generating the cash flow you need. As the various social media platforms continue to dominate the internet marketing world, they are also dominating the lead-generation world and are by far one of the best ways to have a steady stream of high-quality...

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Being a Small Business Can Be a Big Recruiting Advantage

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Being a Small Business Can Be a Big Recruiting Advantage

Via: Entrepreneur.com By: Chris Rush It’s no secret that small businesses find hiring to be a top HR challenge. In fact, a recent ADP study found that 40 percent of small businesses believe filling an open position is more difficult than expected and 32 percent said it took longer than expected. However, despite the fact that recruitment can be challenging for small business owners, they employ nearly half of the U.S workforce, and account for more than 60 percent of the private sector’s net new jobs. Perhaps this is because small businesses...

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How to Choose the Right Cloud Services

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How to Choose the Right Cloud Services

Via Inc.com Written by Tony DiBenedetto With the rapid proliferation of cloud services, it’s difficult to know which ones are a good fit for your company’s needs. Here’s an explanation of the different types of clouds to help you make the decision. If the topic of cloud computing leaves you feeling a little confused, you’re not alone. There are countless ad campaigns selling ambiguous cloud solutions and scads of analyst reports telling us which software publishers have a leg up on the competition. It’s hard...

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How social proof can help your website

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How social proof can help your website

Via Mashable Written by Grace Smith Social Proof is the ‘new marketing’, the art of creating positive influence around your brand using our natural reliance on others for cues that guide our own behavior. While the term ‘social proof’ is relatively new, the concept isn’t. In fact it helped build Sylvan Goldman a $400 million shopping trolley empire in the 1930s! How often do you look at reviews on Amazon before making a purchase? That’s because those are the candid views of your peers, and it’s this social...

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Amazon Appstore nears 400K apps on ‘huge progress’

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Amazon Appstore nears 400K apps on ‘huge progress’

Via CNET Written by Ben Fox Rubin The e-commerce giant has been behind Apple and Google in the app store race, though it’s taken steps to improve its offering and those are starting to pay off. BARCELONA — Amazon has had a tough time getting its mobile-apps store noticed against bigger storefronts from Google and Apple. But, it’s making some headway in changing that. A spokesman for the e-commerce giant told CNET this week that the Amazon Appstore has reached nearly 400,000 apps worldwide, up from its last reported figure of...

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The Secrets to Building a World-Class Sales Team

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The Secrets to Building a World-Class Sales Team

Via Entrepreneur Written by NICK HEDGES Assembling a stellar sales team is not easy. In fact, most sales leaders consider hiring and retaining the right talent as challenging as ensuring a consistent pipeline of quality leads. In a study last year conducted by University of Southern California business professor Steve W. Martin that was sponsored by my company, Velocify, 71 percent of sales leaders cited as a top concern their ability to hire and retain sales talent. This year, the Miller Heiman Research Institute found that that only 8.5...

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5 Essential Reads for Startup Entrepreneurs

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5 Essential Reads for Startup Entrepreneurs

Via Entrepreneur.com Written by Jake Gibson For entrepreneurs to stay afloat in the startup world, they have to be able to learn on the fly. Otherwise, they will just sink. While I believe the best lessons come from actual experience, founders can also learn a great deal from listening to experienced entrepreneurs, talking to mentors and simply picking up a book. Here are a handful of reads I’ve found that perfectly encapsulate the woes of scaling a business and provide a great blueprint for helping founders through certain startup phases....

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