Infographics have taken off. In today’s world of information overload, infographics’ visual focus make them more persuasive, engaging, and memorable than text alone. The numbers prove it: Publishers who use infographics increase their website traffic by 12 percent more than those who don’t. And infographics on SlideShare get more engagement… Read More..
Let’s face it: Content marketing is 50% luck. You can do everything right and end up talking to a wall. Or you can produce something you’re not proud of and watch it sprout giant, glowing meme wings.
I am not implying that content marketing involves lack of … Read More..
A few weeks ago we discussed back-up items and devices you’ll need when giving your next presentation. Those tools are easy to switch in and out in the event if it’s only one device that decides to fail on you. But, what about when two or all items decide to … Read More..
Silicon Valley accelerator program 500 Startups is no stranger to startup success — and failure. Since its founding by Dave McClure in 2010, it has launched more than 1,000 companies across the world and helped more than 2,000 founders start businesses. So what do entrepreneurs and founders today need to … Read More..
I don’t know about you, but I love taking advantage of the slowness at work during the summer months to learn new skill sets or polish up on existing talents. It’s a great time to experiment, catch-up on existing trends, and deep-dive into items I had been meaning to touch … Read More..
Tech is transforming the way we learn. Not only are new software and tech tools revolutionizing the way students learn inside the classroom, but these new trends are flipping the entire model of higher education on its head. With the rising popularity of MOOCs, coding schools and other forms … Read More..
“Don’t worry so much.” “Manage your energy like an athlete.” “Forget the past.” Those were just some of the advice we got as part of our #IfIWere22 Upload Campaign, where we asked you to share with graduates what you wish you had known at age 22. We saw great … Read More..
Internet user and smartphone subscription growth may be slowing, but usage and engagement continues to rise – largely thanks to our mobile devices – KPCB’s Mary Meeker reported in her annual Internet Trends report, presented at Re/code’s Code Conference Wednesday. The average adult now spends three hours a … Read More..