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Classic Car Insurance May be More Affordable than you Realize

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.27.2015 | Money
Lee Traupel

As somewhere around 76 million boomers reach their "sunset years" many are embracing the classic car as a great way to hang on to their youth and ma...

Gaming & Gambling in Today's Smartphone Drenched World

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.26.2015 | Weird News
Lee Traupel

Mobile is taking an increasing bite out of our lives - there is no longer any place safe zone from someone next to you texting, gaming, surfing or w...

Why Women Over 50 Need To Declare Pride In Their Bodies

Carol Parker Walsh | Posted 04.23.2015 | Fifty
Carol Parker Walsh

Women in their 50s are in a precarious position of not being old enough to be seniors but too old to be considered youthful. In many ways we're invisible. We are constantly in search of role models that represent these "tweener" years. When you add curviness to the mix, the representation becomes even smaller and less flattering.

Is Weed Going to Be the Next Billion Dollar Buffed Vertical?

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.23.2015 | San Francisco
Lee Traupel

San Francisco's cultural legacy of identifying a need and then fulfilling it with a service is anchored by another Yahoo like web site, with a listing of San Francisco Cannabis Clubs. And, if you don't think there is a local or national market, check out their advertising rates.

Why Your Business Should Be Blogging

Holly Rust | Posted 04.22.2015 | Business
Holly Rust

Blogs provide a platform to connect with others through a direct line of communication. Not only is blogging a great way to expand your reach, but blogs also help keep your audience engaged in your business.

Travel Insurance is Now a Prerequisite for a Worry Free Vacation

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.22.2015 | Travel
Lee Traupel

Travel insurance exists to protect you from the slings and arrows of modern travel: lost or stolen luggage, medical issues on the road, unforeseen mishaps of just about any kind -- it can take the sting out of potentially serious issues that can ruin a trip or your financial position.

The Evolution of the Modern Point of Sale System

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.23.2015 | Technology
Lee Traupel

Every business today is dealing with a world that constantly forces a business to think and act "smarter" in order stay abreast of competition and differentiate products and services.

Is the Rise in E-Cigarette Use by Teens a Positive Thing?

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Lee Traupel

In this brave new world of everything technology enabled we now have electronic devices that deliver a nicotine-laced fluid, which as/when vaporized...

Reputation Managment Is a Necessity for on the Go Brands

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.22.2015 | Small Business
Lee Traupel

Today, savvy brands embrace online reputation management or risk losing revenue and brand cachet. Many marketing execs and small business owners don't grasp how important online reputation management is to their business.

When Is the Right Time to Outsource Your Marketing?

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 04.20.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

By making the choice to outsource some or all of the marketing your company needs, you can make sure that experienced, talented professionals are working with your business to get it the attention it deserves on social media, on the Internet, at trade shows, and much, much more.

5 Communications Lessons Learned Working at an Anti-Poverty Nonprofit

Ellevate | Posted 04.19.2015 | Women
Ellevate

Just as the MDG's are sustained through country partnerships and collaboration, the same could be said for strengthening and revitalizing our communications partnerships in organizations of all sizes and budgets, to ensure clarity, unity and power of messaging.

Boomer Lifestyle Tools and Products for the Post Woodstock Generation

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.17.2015 | Fifty
Lee Traupel

Woodstock it was a mess and don't let anyone tell you different. It was hot, cold, dirty, muddy, and smelly and most of the time you couldn't even hear the music. But, epic nevertheless.

Is Siri Really Going to Replace Your Insurance Agent?

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.17.2015 | Money
Lee Traupel

The business model was predicated upon a small business owner (an "agent") who was active in the community, built relationships up over time and knew most of their customers on a first name basis.

Why Mobile Apps are the New Coin of the Realm for Busy Brands

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.15.2015 | Technology
Lee Traupel

Mobile phone saturation has arrived, regardless of the county, culture or demographics. They are embedded in our lives and an integral part of any marketer's digital reach and strategy.

How the Cloud Is Reshaping Business Communications

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.12.2015 | Business
Lee Traupel

Big enterprise level companies discovered the "cloud" five to seven years ago for lowering costs, reducing head count and enabling virtual teams to work together more cohesively in and outside the company.

How to Build Your Personal Brand From Scratch with Neil Patel

Sean Kim | Posted 04.10.2015 | Business
Sean Kim

I've been following Neil for awhile, and I can confirm that he's the real deal. From the quality of his content to the results he has gotten for his businesses and his clients, which includes Amazon, GM, and NBC.

Try These 8 Steps to a More Influential Blog

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 04.09.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

Getting to that point requires finding and keeping an audience; a blog may have style, wit and great content, but if it doesn't have a large and growing audience it's not influencing anyone or driving traffic.

Modern Tools and Vendors Reshaping the Canadian Citizenship Process

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.09.2015 | Small Business
Lee Traupel

Canada has for centuries been known as a county that believes in and supports immigration as a contributor to the core DNA of the country! Each ye...

Transformative Trends Reshaping the Insurance Industry

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.09.2015 | Business
Lee Traupel

The insurance industry is moving into a digital era, with analytics, mobile, the social cloud and privacy issues moving front and center in terms of how they engage with "mobile in hand consumers."

7 Ways Bloggers Are Growth Hacking Their Content

Courtney O'Connell | Posted 04.08.2015 | Business
Courtney O'Connell

Writing, filming and/or designing good content takes a lot of work, especially if it is done well. If you are going to put the work into creating good content, then you want to make sure it can be viewed by as many people as possible.

What to Do if you Graduate Without a Job

Intern Queen Alumni Ambassador | Posted 04.07.2015 | College
Intern Queen Alumni Ambassador

Just because you don't have a job the moment you walk across that stage doesn't mean your diploma has gone to waste. It takes some time to find a job post-grad and you're not alone.

Feeling Slightly Viral (Sick) From My Blog's Going Viral

Arlene Nisson Lassin | Posted 04.07.2015 | Fifty
Arlene Nisson Lassin

I didn't exactly have my 15 minutes, yet my name went around the world, and my work was read by millions. Not my best work by a long shot, but I will never complain about too much attention.

The Tech Assault on Traditional Real Estate Is Gaining Minimal Traction With Consumers and Related Fees

Lee Traupel | Posted 04.05.2015 | Small Business
Lee Traupel

During the last 10 plus years the Internet has permeated the bedrock of the U.S. economy. And, the smartphone is accelerating the digital economy in ways that are hard to predict.

10 Questions Not to Ask a Food Blogger

Alexis Joseph, MS, RD, LD | Posted 04.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Alexis Joseph, MS, RD, LD

As a food blogger and as a friend, I love answering your comments and emails. Except when you ask me to solve your wicked complicated health problems and why you can't substitute mayonnaise for almond meal. Here are 10 questions not to ask me, again.

Content Marketing? 3 Things You Should Write Before Your First Blog Post

Casey Wright | Posted 04.02.2015 | Business
Casey Wright

Experienced content marketers know it's more of a "tip of the iceberg" game. What the audience sees is only a small fraction of the effort expended by a content marketer.