How to Attain Inbox Zero Every Day in 30 Minutes or Less

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If you’re like many business owners, you fight a constant battle when it comes to keeping up with email. I have, at times, wasted entire days working through email, and still not attained inbox zero.

At one time, I even had over 10,000 unread emails. But now, as you can see from the image below, I have a completely empty inbox. (And in case you’re wondering, no, I didn’t empty my inbox just so I could take a screengrab for this post!)

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Category: Grow Your Business, Technology

Turning It Up to 11

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BlogHer is Ready to Rock New York 2015
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Entering its 11th year, BlogHer puts on a huge annual conference each year, along with smaller, more focused niche events. Founders Lisa Stone, Elissa Camahort Page, and Jory Des Jardins shared their insights on the impact of size on a conference and where they see the industry heading.



Category: Insider, Magazine

How to Write Blog Post Headlines that Compel Readers to Click

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Blogging takes time and effort, and it can be discouraging when you slave away on your blog, and then no one reads your posts.

While there are many factors that can contribute to low readership, ineffective blog post headlines can certainly be one cause for hearing nothing but crickets on your blog.

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Category: Grow Your Business, Marketing

Setting the Stage for 2015

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Mom 2.0 Heads to Scottsdale
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The Mom 2.0 Summit is the premier professional conference for influential mom bloggers and female entrepreneurs who create online content. Every year, women leaders in media and business converge at the Summit to compare notes, discuss ideas, and forecast what’s next for women online and in the marketplace. In 2015, Mom 2.0 Summit Co-Founders Laura Mayes and Carrie Pacini will bring together over 600 leading bloggers, women entrepreneurs, and marketers. 



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How to Make Your Blog Posts Mobile Friendly

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Your blog may be mobile friendly, but are your blog posts? Here are some tips that will help you make your blog posts mobile friendly. These tips will help ensure that those reading your posts from their phone or tablets will enjoy reading them.

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Social Media Marketing World

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The World's Largest Social Media Conference Sets the Stage for 2015
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Social Media Marketing World 2015 is the world’s largest social media marketing conference. By attending, you will make connections with more than 100 of the world’s top social media pros (plus 2500 of your peers from more than 40 countries) and you’ll discover amazing ideas that will transform your social media marketing.

Known for its high-quality content and events, Social Media Examiner is the world’s leading online social media magazine for businesses. In addition, ranked as one of the web’s top 10 destinations for business according to AdAge and Technorati, Social Media Examiner is in a unique position to recruit the best presenters and host the industry’s largest social media marketing conference.



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Blog Post Idea: Share Your Notes

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If you’re like many business owners, you read books, attend seminars, webinars, and conferences. You may also have a blog, and struggle with time to write blog posts, struggle with coming up with ideas for your blog posts, or perhaps both.

If you happen to be a prolific note taker when you read or take in training, here’s a blog post idea for you: share your notes!

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Category: Business, Grow Your Business