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3 ways to tap nostalgia for PR and marketing

3 ways to tap nostalgia for PR and marketing | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Harkening back to simpler times, whether that's the '50s or the ‘90s, is an effective way to capture your audience’s attention.

 

-Garrett Heath

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Top 10 Highly-Desired Skills You Can Teach Yourself

Top 10 Highly-Desired Skills You Can Teach Yourself | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

On countless occasions, you've likely said to yourself "I wish I knew how to do ______." Then, of course, life got in the way and you put it off until you could find the time. Maybe you wanted to become fluent in a language, learn a new instrument, start performing your house repairs, or a master a myriad of other skills. With the vast amount of knowledge online, you're now your only excuse. Here are the top ten most highly desired skills that you can teach yourself—and should.

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How To Be Happier At Work (INFOGRAPHIC)

How To Be Happier At Work (INFOGRAPHIC) | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Maybe you love your job, and maybe you don't. Either way, there are good days and bad days at work for everyone -- the trick is figuring out how to tip that good-to-bad-day balance in the right direction.

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15 ressources Web gratuites pour créer des infographies | Autour du Web

15 ressources Web gratuites pour créer des infographies | Autour du Web | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it
Si vous cherchez vous y mettre, voici 15 ressources Web gratuites pour créer des infographies…

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9 speaking tricks you may not have tried

9 speaking tricks you may not have tried | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

How one speaker went from terrified tyro to practiced public speaker in just a few years, with the help of extensive reading and research.

 

-Himay Zepeda

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9 reasons to use images in your content marketing

9 reasons to use images in your content marketing | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Visual social media posts get more engagement than text, but this rule goes for all content marketing pieces. 

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How to delete your photos from the cloud

How to delete your photos from the cloud | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Worried about your private photos falling into the hands of hackers? Here's how to remove your photos from Apple and Google's servers.


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How storytelling has changed in just 10 years

How storytelling has changed in just 10 years | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it
Over the past decade, communication advances have come at a breakneck pace. This infographic from Carabiner hits the high points.
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5 ways to encourage employees to get involved on social media

5 ways to encourage employees to get involved on social media | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Is your company or agency pushing for more employee involvement on Twitter or Instagram? Try these techniques to spur some real enthusiasm.

 

-Arik Hanson

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How to maintain a healthy Twitter feed

How to maintain a healthy Twitter feed | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

According to this infographic from SproutSocial, there are five key elements to a robust brand account. Does yours have all five?

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Stop making these 15 body language mistakes

Stop making these 15 body language mistakes | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Do you break eye contact too soon? It makes you seem untrustworthy. Do you lean back in your seat when talking with someone? You'd better stop; you come across as arrogant.

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5 TED talks every marketer should watch

5 TED talks every marketer should watch | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Topics include physics in marketing, viral videos, and cross-cultural communication.

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7 steps to make your presentation more engaging

7 steps to make your presentation more engaging | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Your content is important, but even more important is making a genuine connection with your audience.

 

-Richard Delahay

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10 communication lessons from our grandparents

10 communication lessons from our grandparents | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Online slang and shorthand, a decline in courtesy, and the omnipresence of smartphones has hurt our interactions. Try these 'olde tyme' techniques.

 

-Carrie Barrett

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How to use GIFs to enhance content marketing campaigns

How to use GIFs to enhance content marketing campaigns | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Thought these short animations are often used to entertain, pros can also use them to take a visual strategy to the next level. 

 

-Fernando Cuscuela

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Les 5 meilleures alternatives à Microsoft Paint

Vous connaissez tous l’outil Paint pour Windows. S’il peut dépanner, parce qu’il s’ouvre vite et permet de faire quelques modifications basiques, il n’en demeure pas moins très limité en fonctionnalités, même si au fil des versions il s’est bien étoffé. Il ne gère pas les calques pour faire quelques montages basiques, il ne propose pas d’effets ou de filtres d’optimisation pour éditer quelques clichés, les outils d’éditions sont peu nombreux et très limités, etc … Alors la solution n’est pas nécessairement Photoshop, qui pour le coup nécessite un poil plus d’expertise, mais une solution intermédiaire, rapide, bien équipée, et intuitive. Je vous propose de découvrir 5 excellentes alternatives à Paint.

 

Les 5 meilleures alternatives à Microsoft Paint

Si à titre personnel j’utilise Paint.net depuis de nombreuses années, le classement suivant est plutôt juste. Petit bémol pour GIMP que je n’arrive définitivement pas à supporter.

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10 ways to re-engage dead email subscribers

10 ways to re-engage dead email subscribers | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Inject some life back into your email marketing list with these tips.

 

-Andy Nathan

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5 free, must-have tools for visual marketing

5 free, must-have tools for visual marketing | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

These five visual marketing tools (plus a bonus tool) can help even the worst artists mask their lack of design talent.

 

-Jess Ostroff

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9 tips for before, during, and after your job interview

9 tips for before, during, and after your job interview | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

The interview itself is just one step. Here are some things to help throughout the process.

 

-Alexandra Musi

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Instagram Instaguru

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5 Morning Rituals To Keep You Productive All Day

5 Morning Rituals To Keep You Productive All Day | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it
Most of us arrive at the office as groggy and tired, leading to an unfocused start to the day. Here's how to arrive ready to go.
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How do you keep up? Part 2: Scoop.it (and other newsy tools) for current awareness

How do you keep up? Part 2: Scoop.it (and other newsy tools) for current awareness | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

These curation tools allow you to follow others who share your interests and to push newsfeeds to your inbox after setting up a variety of search/interest parameters.

 

-Joyce Valenza

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Public speaking lessons from 13 songs released in the 1990s

Public speaking lessons from 13 songs released in the 1990s | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Nostalgia for the '90s has never been greater. Here are a few public speaking lessons based on 13 huge hits from the 1990s—from superstars including Paula Abdul and Guns N’ Roses and one-hit wonders such as Chumbawamba.

 

-Brad Phillips

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Raw: a Vector Visualization Tool

Raw: a Vector Visualization Tool | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Raw is a pretty cool (and free!) online tool for creating vector outputs of uncommon visualizations. You copy and paste your data, select a few options, and it cranks out the visualization. Of course, you can also just download a PNG version and throw it up on the web if you want. 

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Why You Hate Work

Why You Hate Work | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Employees are vastly more satisfied and productive, it turns out, when four of their core needs are met: physical, through opportunities to regularly renew and recharge at work; emotional, by feeling valued and appreciated for their contributions; mental, when they have the opportunity to focus in an absorbed way on their most important tasks and define when and where they get their work done; and spiritual, by doing more of what they do best and enjoy most, and by feeling connected to a higher purpose at work.

 

-Tony Schwartz and Christine Porath

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A guide to perfect social media posts

A guide to perfect social media posts | ProfessionalDevelopment PerfectionnementProfessionnel | Scoop.it

Follow these guidelines to ensure your YouTube, Instagram and Vine posts (as well as posts on other social media sites) engage your fans every time.

 

-Kristin Piombino

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