Steve Jobs Marketing Genius When it comes to marketing, there is very little which is invented. Just as Mick Jagger of the Stones so poignantly summarized, “There is no future in rock ‘n roll music, it is all only recycled past.” Steve Jobs marketing genius was in seeing the brilliance of Nike, in showcasing star athletes of the 80s such as Michael Jordan, John McEnroe, and Lester Hayes, and slapping their logo next to them. Nike knew the psychology would take over, and take over it did. Jobs’ did the same, but instead of star athletes, he created sexy products and used psychology to build an “elite brand.” He knew…
Great Conquerors: Alexander the Great Alexander the Great was one of history’s most celebrated conquerors. Born as heir to the Macedonian King, his great ambition led him to take on the high Persian Empire. At its height, Alexander’s empire stretched all the way from modern-day Italy to the Himalayas. Alexander The Great Leadership: A Short Biography Alexander was born in 356 BC in Pella, a city in the Kingdom of Macedonia. As the son of Philip II, King of Macedon, Alexander was raised as a noble Macedonian youth. Learning to read, play the lyre, ride, fight, and hunt were high priorities for Alexander. As he got older, his father had…
Attorney Jeffrey Nadrich , a Solution Focused Leader in Southern California Jeffrey Nadrich, one of the most well-established and honored personal injury attorneys in the Los Angeles area, agreed to sit down with us for a discussion. Of the many topics we covered, we focused on how his leadership style evolved, and how it has helped build and shape his law firm, Nadrich and Cohen. As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? In what ways does that relate to what you do now? As a child I always wanted to be a lawyer. The reason was because I grew up working class and, as a result, wanted…
When sales are slower, it doesn’t mean that you have to slow down the business or settle for diminished returns. Any economic downturn is a wake-up call for you to look for new opportunities. Seven steps to improving business and getting ahead in slow times. Reshape Your Vision Redefine your original business vision and start projects so dynamic that you’ll be eager to get to work each morning. Take a few days off, and ponder the direction you want to follow. Recognize that you will have to work smarter and possibly harder. Analyze New Market Conditions Which parts of the market are most profitable? How large are these parts, and…
Business awards attract media attention and raise your profile. Here’s how to increase your chances of winning: Inquire about awards and nominations through your local chamber of commerce and trade groups. Complete applications for awards carefully. Profile your business, describe major challenges you have faced and overcome, explain your solutions. Submit your award entries well in advance of the deadline. When you win—and even when you are just nominated—write press releases about the awards and send them to local media.
Everyone wants to believe when they undergo a medical procedure that everyone involved has their best interests in mind. From the hospital staff to the products used in the surgery. That isn’t always the case. IVC filter lawsuit claims and transvaginal mesh slings have proven otherwise, according to personal injury attorney Jeffery Nadrich .
When it comes to getting your personal or business checks printed , you probably give little thought to the process and instead blindly allow your bank to print your checks because “it is just easier and it is more secure if my bank does it.” But your bank doesn’t do the printing. Instead, the job is contracted out to a third-party printer. The costs are often 3-4 times the going rates. It is possible to get quality business checks online that are professionally printed and have the security measures in place to protect your account.
With the economy picking up, families across American are picking up too, by moving. According to Wade Lombard, there are nightmares you can avoid by either hiring the right moving company or by doing it yourself. Austin movers and shakers is among the hottest (not temperature-wise) cities to move to. If you can’t afford professional movers, you might consider selling annuity payments to do it.
More and more people are starting new businesses in the proud country of Ireland . The strongest surge of entrepreneurs is in the immigrant population. Ian Brodie , an e-commerce expert in the UK, has stated of the importance of these new business owners to not only get customers but to keep them as well. This advice is shared with The Branding Queen , Desi Dobreva .
Many schools all across Ireland are closing due to protests by teachers over proposed public-sector pay cuts . Teachers, who are not just protesting to protest, are looking for sweeping changes across the schools in order to not just give them the pay and benefits they need, but also to give the students much needed equipment and supplies. Teachers are also looking to further their education to be more effective in the classroom. The Teacher’s Learning Center has been mentioned as one of the top resources available.
Many people have different definitions of success from their business. Fancy cars in the driveway, a big house by the lake, designer clothes, while there are others that like things a little simpler and invest in travel. To the truly successful, there is no better currency in all the world. When you can’t travel, the next best thing is making your home one that can give you a sense of “being away from it all,” and that starts with updating your outdoor living space. Start with patio umbrellas for the shade you will need to really soak in the mornings with coffee and the afternoons with tea.
As the late-great Muhammad Ali famously said, “The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses – behind the lines, in the gym, and out there on the road, long before I dance under those lights.” From Triathalon Gear to the VigorFit Home Gym, maybe this is the year you finally make that commitment to yourself. The time is right now to get in shape. And to find the right gear, seek out a price comparison search . Also, owning a yoga gym made the list of one of the top businesses to start .
As society continues to reform and more and more people are turning to living alone, more dogs are being sought out as “companions” than actual pets. There are some people who treat their dogs better than they do their own family members! Seeking out the best dog products or advice on training have been hot and trending topics this year.