How to: Find your Passion with 5 Creativity-boosting Exercises

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“Man is only great when he acts from passion.” – Benjamin Disraeli (19th century British Prime Minister) As an entrepreneur, finding your passion is key to a successful business. So how do you find your passion…try these 5 creativity boosting… Continue Reading → Sales skills

How to: Find your Passion with 5 Creativity-boosting Exercises

Koka Sexton

“Man is only great when he acts from passion.” – Benjamin Disraeli (19th century British Prime Minister) As an entrepreneur, The post How to: Find your Passion with 5 Creativity-boosting Exercises appeared first on Koka Sexton.

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Social Media Exercise: Hoyts Cinema

Laurel Papworth

An exercise for social media students and practitioners – what do you do when someone goes on a Twant (Twitter rant)? I chose Hoyts for this exercise cos I believed and had experienced every word (the rant came first, post second).

A Simple Exercise to Help You Write Effective Sales Copy

ProBlogger

and you’re stuck on how to write things that will encourage people to purchase, then you might want to give this exercise a try. This exercise could also be useful in a whole heap of other places.

Exercises for the Obese Mind

Engaging Brand

It is so easy to gorge on social media and not remember to exercise to keep our brain fit - so here are 3 quick tips to keep the social mind strong this week. Last week I wrote about Are Our Minds Becoming Obese? with all this social web technology. Do you warm up your mind each morning? You wouldn't dream of going for a run without a warm up so why run a meeting without one? Grab a paperclip and take it round the table asking for different silly ideas of what it could be used for.a

Frustrated by Blogger’s Block? Try this Exercise!

ProBlogger

I’d love to see links below to the posts you write after doing this exercise! Try this Exercise! Feeling frustrated today about a lack of ideas to write about on your blog? If so, you’re not alone. Here’s another technique that I use to overcome it. A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post here on ProBlogger that gave a tip for fighting blogger’s block.

Empathy and Marketing: How to Turn Your B2B Prospects Into People

Webbiquity SMM

As you utilize the empathy map exercise and brainstorm with your team, possibly a few times, you will gain deeper insights into your customers and the way you can provide them with better service. Social Media Marketing b2b marketing Brooke Cade customer service empathy map exercise

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Keep Calm And Carry On - 5 Steps To Getting Rid Of Stress And Anxiety

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" It''s easy to tell someone to talk their way out of how they''re currently feeling, so I came up with an exercise for those who think it''s as simple as "calming yourself down." exercise. Are you feeling a little stressed? Anxious? Having a panic attack here and there?

The Deception Of Malcolm Gladwell, Seth Godin and Gary Vaynerchuk

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I didn't have an appetite for exercise and I didn't have an appetite to give up on my appetite. On top of that I needed to exercise. I decided to start doing some light exercise as well. As great as I was at losing the weight, exercising and taking care of myself (I'm proud to say that, to this day, I have not put the weight back on - which is, actually, the real hard work in the process), I realized that it just wasn't my thing. exercise.

Better Ways To Get Inspired

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Wake up an hour earlier to stretch, exercise or journal. exercise. artandcopy austinkleon classicalmusic coffee documentary drawing exercise headspace helveticadocumentary inspiration inspired jazz journal journaling madmagazine music notebook photography psfk sethgodin skillshare stretch thetragicallyhip tompeters walk woodstock writing youtubeNeed some inspiration? Try this. Read old copies of MAD Magazine (from the late seventies and eighties, preferably).

Brain exercise

Social Media Network Marketing

The keyword here is exercise. Just the way you need to do exercise to maintain and enhance your body, similarly, for the brain you need brain exercise. What is brain exercise? You need lots of skill to get your writing to a higher level. This is feasible. Yes very much possible. So, how does one do this? Simply put it is a constant effort to keep your brain active and ‘in shape’. What this means is that the cells in the brain need to have a good interchange of fluids.

What Do You Want People to Say About Your Blog? A Blog Branding Exercise

ProBlogger

Here’s a quick exercise that I’ve done recently that gave me a lot more clarity about what I’m building. When I recently did this exercise for myself (I did it for my main two blogs), it gave me a lot more clarity about the types of brands I’m attempting to build.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #326

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There is - no doubt - a direct correlation between exercise and the creative process. exercise. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

How I Was Inspired by a “First-time Voter”

Waxing UnLyrical

I figured there wouldn’t be much of a crowd (it was just past noon), I’d exercise my franchise, and know I’d done all I could to get my candidate in the door at 1600 Pennsylvania, NW. You may remember that we have this thing called the U.S.

3 Do-at-Your-Desk Exercises to Avoid Becoming Chair Shaped

ProBlogger

The good news is, you can prevent these unwanted changes from becoming permanent by taking a couple minutes a day to perform these simple exercises. Check out this video of the exercise so you can see how it’s done. It’s also the most important exercise on this list if you spend more time googling and blogging than you do standing upright. Some of these exercises will give the overworked blogger immediate relief.

Give to the Max

Geoff Livingston

Today, 1300 Washington area nonprofits will be fundraising, and experimenting with social media tools in a collective training exercise and contest. Cause capacity DCWEEK exercise flash mob Give to the Max Day nonprofit rally training

The George Costanza Approach To Getting Things Done

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It could come in the form of productivity tips, New Year''s Resolutions, self-help books, perspectives on diet and exercise and beyond. exercise. Do the opposite.

The Top 20 Health and Fitness Social Networks

Direct Marketing Observations

But nevertheless, Exercise TV has a clean UI with video, blog, community, Facebook, Twitter and iphone app integration all working towards engaging the user at every touch point.

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Your Selfies Tell A Story, Prepare To Get Creeped Out

Firebelly

Places you’ve gone, things you’ve eaten, exercise routines you’ve started, ballgames, concerts, movies, vacations, on, and on, and on. Think about all the photos you take in a week, in a month, how about the last six months.

Post-Holiday Fitness Series: Workout Plan

Justin Levy

These are the exercises, foods, supplements, vitamins and music that work best for me to achieve my current goals. I’m not able to do exercises such as squats, leg extensions or other movements that put extreme stress on my knee. Exercise Ball Leg Tuck : 3 x 25.

3 Fun iPhone Apps for Cyclists

Idaconcpts

We all know that exercising is important but for many it remains an activity that they would rather skip. This app can not only track your biking results but also other exercise results from running, swimming and more.

Podcast 396 - Why you don't need harmony in building a team

Engaging Brand

Do you have to do teambuilding exercises or can you use social events to achieve the same aim? Pod Casts mark de rond there is an i in team business results brand marketing tips small business social media engaging brand podcast building a team corporate team building teambuilding exercisesThis week's The Engaging Brand podcast covering social media , business ideas and brand marketing tips , is ready to download.

Nonprofit Technology Conference Session Hot Picks! #18NTC

SocialFish

We’ll share examples and lead you through an exercise to craft your own. Are you going to the 2018 Nonprofit Technology Conference (#18ntc)? You may have heard that session voting is open.

Stop Sharing. Start Listening (To Yourself)

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So, how do they deliver a message like this in a world where's we're not only obsessed with those smartphones in our pockets, but we're also training with these devices (and others) to track, share and optimize our exercise? Can we exercise without the technology? exercise.

[Cool Infographic Friday] Messaging on Social

SocialFish

Here’s an exercise for you – think about your private online community. Check this one out, courtesy Otherwise. How would you describe it if it was part of this list? What differentiates it from your other digital properties? What does it *truly* say about your organization?

Monday Roundup: Conversations

Waxing UnLyrical

Exercises for Writing Conversationally. In this guest post for Heather Whaling ‘s blog, Bethany Cramer offers some exercises to improve your conversational writing. “Conversation.” ” It’s one of the great clichés of our field.

A Three Week Check-In

Waxing UnLyrical

For me, this means making some form of exercise a regular part of my day, whatever shape that exercise takes, getting enough rest, and eating better food… which means I have to cook more, and cook regularly. Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali A Three Week Check-In January 22nd, 2011 Tweet One of the things I wanted to do more of this year was to pay more attention to wellness.

You Don’t Define Engagement; They Do

SocialFish

One of the participants in our workshop talked about how highly engaged she was in a website/online community that she used to track her food intake, exercise, and overall health. There is a lot of talk about engagement in the association and nonprofit world.

Is your strategic plan on a page?

SocialFish

If you look on page two you will see an alignment exercise which looks like those grade school exercises where there are two columns of information to connect. We do that same exercise with our stakeholders.

Breaking Through a Marketing Plateau

Justin Levy

These don’t necessarily have to be major changes such as switching up exercises but can be minor changes of grip, weight, reps or order of exercises. Has your marketing program become stale? Are you not seeing the same results that you originally experienced?

Reflections on PR agency life

Sherrilynne Starkie

And so, seeing as I am continuing the exercise of taking time each day to answer the question, ‘What did I learn today?’, Last week I published a post called Lessons Learned From a PR Life , which included a listing of observations from my work week.

How to Establish Your Brand Voice on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

2) TRY SOME EXERCISES. One of our favorites at Ignite is the “we are, we are not” exercise. Use the “we are / we are not” exercise to help frame your brand’s voice in more narrow, easy to follow terms. Not this kind of exercise.

Get Back Up and Do It Again

Ari Herzog

Exercise alone didn’t work. Paleo eating includes fruits and vegetables, nuts, and anything that had a heartbeat. No dairy. No grains. No refined or pasteurized foods. No additives. In other words, eat what the caveman would eat. Be a modern hunter-gatherer , not a later agriculturist. I joined the paleo revolution in July 2014 to lose belly fat and tone my abs. My kitchen was 99% organic at the time, and it was a natural evolution for my diet to go back in time.

How a Modern Day Worker Can Manage Time at Office More Effectively

Kikolani

Consistent exercise and eat healthily. In your daily busy schedule, you may have no time left for exercise. But it is actually important to take out consistent time for daily exercise. Not just regular exercise, but healthy diet also plays an important role for more productivity.

Motives behind Lance Armstrong’s confession

Sherrilynne Starkie

None received the expected reputational boost from the exercise. Perhaps the confession was supposed to be the first step in a reputation rebuilding exercise in the hopes that someday people will forgive him and that his long-term legacy will not be one of disgrace.

The Lost Art Of Hard Work

Jason Yormark

You are watching people ruin their bodies; ruin their capacity to exercise; implicating themselves in long-term adverse health risks; and set themselves up for a vicious cycle, all because we generally only measure success in terms of how quickly one can lose weight and disregard most everything else. There’s only one diet that has stood the test of time, a healthy diet and regular exercise. I admire those that work their asses off. Surprisingly it’s a rare trait.

The Context of Images and Text

Mindjumpers

In fact, let’s do an exercise. “People don’t read anymore. It’s a fact!” Oh, how many times this has been uttered in the digital sphere, with complete disregard for context. People read!