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3 Ways to Future-Proof Your Email Marketing

Erik Harbison | Posted 05.06.2015 | Technology
Erik Harbison

Remember the days when you needed to drive a quick increase in signups, sales or downloads and you could simply send an email to your 'list'? While you still may be able to do this in some respects, all future trends lead to more and more control being snatched from marketers and placed in the hands (literally) of the customer.

4 Stupid Mistakes That Get Your Emails Deleted

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 05.05.2015 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Chances are you've read bad unsolicited emails and probably sent a few yourself. Don't you get frustrated when people don't respond to you? If you're ready to stop ticking recipients off then stop doing these four stupid things when you send them emails.

Hillary Clinton Has Always Played by the Rules

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 05.11.2015 | Politics
Peter D. Rosenstein

Hillary Clinton has been a focus of the media for nearly five decades since that first speech in 1969. She has spoken out about her successes and failures; her life's goals and her vision for a better future for all to crowds large and small from Beijing to Appalachia.

Hillary Clinton, Emails and Her 'Trust Me' Defense

Daniel R. DePetris | Posted 05.11.2015 | Politics
Daniel R. DePetris

Hilary Clinton's basic argument is this: I fully complied with the law, I turned over everything that needed to be turned over under the law, and the American people should believe me. I suspect the American people will find that difficult to do.

The Ten Commandments of Networking Emails

Danny Rubin | Posted 05.11.2015 | College
Danny Rubin

If you're like me, you have a personal email address and a professional one. And you're careful to not mix the two. Simple enough, right? Apparently...

Thirteen Questions for Hillary

John R. Talbott | Posted 05.10.2015 | Politics
John R. Talbott

Regarding the 30,000+ emails that you admitted destroying, when did you destroy them, before or after the congress and/or the State Department made their email request to you?

Hillary and Her Emails: Another View

Joel Cohen | Posted 05.10.2015 | Politics
Joel Cohen

If we have a high ranking public official concerned that her emails are up for grabs because the opposition party seeks to undermine her and the president she works for, she will (perhaps should) do what is necessary to protect her immaterial, unfiltered thoughts that made their way into emails.

COMMENTARY: Palin Criticism of Clinton Private Email Brings Back Memories

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.09.2015 | Politics
Alaska Dispatch News

Upon hearing about Sarah Palin's recent Facebook post where she paints Hillary Clinton's use of private email accounts as shady and corrupt, I had to call my friend Zane Henning to get his take. As usual, we were both on the same page: Sarah Palin's hypocrisy knows no bounds.

Hillary Clinton Stumbles

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 05.08.2015 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

Hillary Clinton is rumored to be putting her campaign team together, and she may announce her intention to run for president sooner rather than later. However, her handling of the controversy over her use of private emails while at the State Department has exposed one of her great weaknesses: transparency.

The Answer to Hillary Clinton's 'Emailgate': Vote Senator Elizabeth Warren in 2016

H. A. Goodman | Posted 05.06.2015 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

While Hillary Clinton is defending herself, Elizabeth Warren is building a legacy based on economic wisdom and genuine concern for middle class issues. As a result, Warren's words go viral often and her eloquence is appreciated by social media.

Gabriel Arana

Watchdog Group Asks New York Times For Correction On Clinton Emails Story

HuffingtonPost.com | Gabriel Arana | Posted 03.03.2015 | Media

Liberal watchdog Media Matters has sent a letter asking New York Times public editor Margaret Sullivan for a “prominent correction as soon as possib...

Into the White White Woods

Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W. | Posted 02.23.2015 | Entertainment
Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W.

I don't mean to suggest that problems of systemic racism can be solved in a movie theater. But I do think that sharing observations about the casting of our movies is a great place to start.

How to Triage Your Email

Derek Lampert | Posted 12.28.2014 | Business
Derek Lampert

Why do we allow our inbox to be the organization system for everyone else's to-do list? How can we give our immediate attention to something based purely on the order in which it arrived?

The Influential In-box

Connie Dieken | Posted 12.27.2014 | Business
Connie Dieken

It's time to think outside the in-box. Email is inefficient. It's bloated and broken.

What Happened When We Went A Week Without An Inbox

Kyra Cavanaugh | Posted 10.01.2014 | Business
Kyra Cavanaugh

The email ban included not only emails amongst ourselves but also with clients. We set up auto-responders to let people know we weren't checking email and encouraged them to call us instead.

The Fault In Our Email

Medium | Sanders Kleinfeld | Posted 09.30.2014 | World

Conventional workplace wisdom declares email a daily scourge. We receive too much of it. We spend too much time replying to it. We concoct elaborate s...

5 Tips for Sending Cold Emails That Receive a Response

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 11.22.2014 | Small Business
Alex Ivanovs

I'm no expert in email marketing, but having been a blogger for so long -- it has taught me some invaluable lessons and skills, especially when it comes to working with people closely, asking them for favors and, in general, trying to be a good associate.

3 Ways to Embrace Your Business and Workplace Fear

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 09.08.2014 | Business
Sajeel Qureshi

We all battle fear and nerves. Think of a time when you beat fear. You got the deal, aced the presentation or cracked the Rubix cube. You did the following in each of those cases:

More Emails From a Marriage

Kelcey Kintner | Posted 08.30.2014 | Parents
Kelcey Kintner

My husband sent me this email..."The maintenance light in the minivan has been on for weeks. Do you think you can take the car in soon?"

Scott Walker and the Club for Growth: Coordinating Corruption

Howard Schweber | Posted 08.20.2014 | Politics
Howard Schweber

The case against Scott Walker's and his aides turns on the idea of unlawful cooperation. In Wisconsin as in a number of other states, it is illegal for campaigns to coordinate political activities with outside funding groups. That takes a little explaining.

The Characters in the Story of Your Inbox

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 08.19.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Everyone does the same thing in today's digital world; read and write emails. The difference is the content, but what if that is similar? A friend requested I oversee his emails while he attended to something urgent.

The Third Metric: Managing Techno-Stress at Work

Allison Heaps | Posted 08.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Allison Heaps

Building a gym and yoga studio, a common guise for companies claiming they support wellness programs is not enough. As most cynics argue, it would be nice to "step away" in theory, but will you have a job when you return?

How to Go Digital With Your Spring Cleaning

Fauzia Burke | Posted 07.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Fauzia Burke

With spring's arrival, maybe you are even tossing around the idea of a little spring cleaning. The process of spring cleaning is ultimately about your well-being because it's getting rid of the old and welcoming in the new. So let's talk about how to go digital with your spring cleaning.

Email Etiquette: Should You Reply to My Email?

Bruce Mayhew | Posted 07.02.2014 | Business
Bruce Mayhew

This email etiquette question boils down to, 'Are people supposed to respond to every email, even if it's only to say yes, no or thank you?'

How to Write A University-Wide Email: A Guide for Administrators

Michael Restiano | Posted 06.28.2014 | College
Michael Restiano

Being a part of the upper echelon of higher education administration comes with significant responsibilities, as you know. Chief among them is the occasional need to write emails sent to the entire university community.