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How to Teach Anything to Anyone

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Since you can't possibly do it all yourself, you'll need to teach other people how. Here is a 5-step process sure to pass on your knowledge and skill.

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Learn Spanish at your own pace - Asilah Spanish

Learn Spanish at your own pace - Asilah Spanish | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it

Professional & Personal Spanish Courses Online. The new way of learning, individually and at your own pace, from any location where there is access to the internet. Learn Spanish in a proficient, fun and communicative way, personally guided by Spanish native teachers in Spain, with the use of the newest teaching tools and techniques. 

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The Go-Giver Podcast with Bob Burg by Bob Burg (Coauthor of The Go-Giver, Go-Givers Sell More, The Go-Giver Leader, and author of Endless Referrals and Adversaries into Allies) on iTunes

Download past episodes or subscribe to future episodes of The Go-Giver Podcast with Bob Burg by Bob Burg (Coauthor of The Go-Giver, Go-Givers Sell More, The Go-Giver Leader, and author of Endless Referrals and Adversaries into Allies) for free.
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What Is User Experience Design? Overview, Tools And Resources – Smashing Magazine

What Is User Experience Design? Overview, Tools And Resources – Smashing Magazine | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
Websites and Web applications have become progressively more complex as our industry's technologies and methodologies advance. What used to be a one-way static medium has evolved into a very rich and interactive experience. But regardless of how much has changed in the production process, a website's success still hinges on just one thing: how users perceive it. "Does this website give me value? Is it easy to use? Is it pleasant to use?" These are the questions that run through the minds of visitors as they interact with our products, and they form the basis of their decisions on whether to become regular users.
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26 Teacher Tools To Create Online Assessments

26 Teacher Tools To Create Online Assessments | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
You teach, which means you need to know what students do and don't understand. Which means you need to assess. You teach in the 21st…
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Why Your Company Needs an LMS

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What do you know of LMSs? Take a moment to mentally list the abilities you think a learning management system...

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How I Got Out Of The Rat Race

How I Got Out Of The Rat Race | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
A little over a year ago I ventured out into self-employment after spending much of the previous decade in the "Rat Race". This is how I did it...
Now that I have spent over a year working for myself I can't imagine doing anything else. For as trapped and held down as I felt before, I feel the opposite extreme of the joy of freedom. Just to be clear, self-employment has it's own challenges and difficulties, but I honestly think they pale in comparison to what I went through while spinning my wheels in the Rat Race.
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Escenarios críticos de aprendizaje con el Mobile Learning! (Ed Disruptiva)

Escenarios críticos de aprendizaje con el Mobile Learning! (Ed Disruptiva) | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
juandon Hoy existe una tensión importante que proviene del hecho de que la mayoría dispositivos móviles actualmente en uso no están diseñados específicamente para la educación o la formación, sino ...

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Entrepreneurship IS Personal Freedom - The SiteSell Blog

Entrepreneurship IS Personal Freedom - The SiteSell Blog | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
Considering that working at a job now often requires entrepreneurial skills, online business builders are finding that starting their own businesses makes much more sense!

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Safely Customize your Site with Child Themes | Upload WordPress

Safely Customize your Site with Child Themes | Upload WordPress | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
Editing your theme files directly works short-term, but if the author of the theme issues an update, the update may overwrite all of your customizations. That's
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How to Become the Most Compelling Person You Will Ever Know

How to Become the Most Compelling Person You Will Ever Know | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
If you feel like you're just marking time instead of making your mark on the world, here's how to step up your game and start making a memorable difference for those around you.
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SEO Checklist: 15 Steps to Optimize Your Website

SEO Checklist: 15 Steps to Optimize Your Website | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
Search Engine Marketing - Today, you can easily create a website, and even gather a team around it to grow the site through content. But that's not enough to get your site on the ...

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Arnav De's curator insight, March 29, 2015 3:49 PM

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Not all websites are created equal.This is a long video ... but worth an hour of your time if you are interested in having at least a working understanding SEO. Enjoy!

Karina Tama's curator insight, April 2, 2015 1:30 PM

On Page Optimization is a must for marketers. Optimizing  your website is the first step to get ranked by the major Search Engines. To have  a great On Page SEO,  you must to do the following:

  • Keyword Research
  • Create content based on Keyword research
  • Add SEO plug in Wordpress ( If you are using Wordpress)
  • Create Title, and descriptions for each page
  • Adding Images using Alt Tags
  • Internal Linking
  • Backlink your content with relevant sites
  • Add Google Analytics
  • Sign Up for Webmaster Tools 
  • Create account for Social Media 
  • Add Bottoms of Social Media to your website
  • Create a blog page 
  • Write articles using keyword
  • Share articles in the Social Media Outlets
  • Add a Video and Optimize the Video 


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6 Things You Need to Write an Effective Call to Action

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The call to action, or CTA, is without a doubt the most important piece of copy you’ll write for your webpage, email or advertisement. It’s the pitch that creates the revenue that fuels your business.

 

That’s why you can’t risk winging it when it comes to phrasing your CTAs. You need to know what to say, how to say it and who you’re saying it to, or you risk putting a serious dent in your sales or signup numbers.

 

So, we’ve put together this list of six tips to help guide you down the path to killer CTA creation. Follow these steps and you’ll have a much greater chance of getting your audience to click where and when you want them to.

 


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This is a great actionable list on how to craft the best CTA (Call To Action). Must read. Must master this. 

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Your Business Doesn’t Need A Facebook Page

Your Business Doesn’t Need A Facebook Page | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
I’ll start this post with the disclaimer that the title may be a little misleading. This article won’t argue that businesses can’t benefit from Facebook pages but it won’t kneel at the altar of Zuckerberg either.  The goal here is to shed some light on misconceptions generated by “social media gurus” about the importance of Facebook pages for business, and why your business probably doesn’t need one.

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Cendrine Marrouat - cendrinemarrouat.com's curator insight, March 9, 2015 11:09 PM


Facebook can work, but it's not for every business. Don't believe the hype from social media "gurus", as Sam Fiorella states in this excellent article.


If it doesn't make sense for your brand to be on Facebook, you don't have to be there... 

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Constant Phone Notifications Are Ruining Your Productivity - Trello Blog

Constant Phone Notifications Are Ruining Your Productivity - Trello Blog | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
Constantly checking phone notifications is a proven productivity killer. Learn why the real solution is to turn them off completely, and some apps and tips to help.
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The Top 6 Free and Open Source Project Management Software for Your Small Business - Capterra Blog

The Top 6 Free and Open Source Project Management Software for Your Small Business - Capterra Blog | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
A ranking of the top free and open source project management software for small businesses. Capterra helps people find and compare software.
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How to Point My Domain to HostGator When Using DNS Elsewhere « HostGator.com Support Portal

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Consulting fee rates | Consultant fees - ConsultantJournal.com - Become a Consultant

Consulting fee rates | Consultant fees - ConsultantJournal.com - Become a Consultant | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
Consulting fees and coming up with a model for setting fees can be tricky. Use our handy guide to set your rate and charge your consulting fee with confidence.
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Five Best VPN Service Providers

Five Best VPN Service Providers | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
A VPN, or a Virtual Private Network, is a great tool to protect your privacy and security while you use the internet. Whether you're at home or using public Wi-Fi while traveling, the best combine great pricing with security features and privacy guarantees that make them worth your trust. This week, we're looking at five of the best VPN providers, based on your nominations. Why You Should Start Using a VPN (and How to Choose the Best One for Your Needs) Why You Should Start Using a VPN (and How
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Content curation on Wordpress: how to do it right. | Scoop.it Blog

Content curation on Wordpress: how to do it right. | Scoop.it Blog | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
One of the main ways to to leverage content curation for business is to add curated content to your website or blog. Here's how to do it right on Wordpress.
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Entrepreneur Spotlight: How to Build Retirement Income and Have Fun Along the Way - The SiteSell Blog

Entrepreneur Spotlight: How to Build Retirement Income and Have Fun Along the Way - The SiteSell Blog | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
Find out how this soon-to-be-retiree turned his knowledge about building sheds into an income stream that will support him and his wife during their retirement years.

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5 Reasons You Need to Work With Your Competitors

5 Reasons You Need to Work With Your Competitors | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
It's good karma, but more than that, there are advantages to be gained.

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The E-Commerce Guide to SEO

The E-Commerce Guide to SEO | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
Every day, tens of millions of people look for products in search engines such as Google, Yahoo and Bing. Competition is high when you consider that almost every business has a website competing for top positions of search-engine results pages (SERPs). However, done well, the presence of your website in search results is a great way to attract free targeted traffic. So make sure that search engines know about your website and online store – the higher your site is ranked in the search engines, the more traffic and potential customers you attract. Here’s our simple guide on everything you wanted to know about search promotion, but were too afraid to ask.
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Your Business is Not Succeeding Because You’re Trapped - part 3 - What Is Dialogue

Your Business is Not Succeeding Because You’re Trapped - part 3 - What Is Dialogue | Building the Digital Business | Scoop.it
Part 3 of a 3-Part Series The Trap of Responsibility Miriam Webster’s Dictionary describes responsibility as a duty, an obligation, or a burden. And being a good leader comes with a strong sense of responsibility; right? Yet by mere definition, this can create a trap. I believe it was Yeats who said, “In dreams begin …

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Building the Intelligent Enterprise

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Managers need to be given non-traditional roles in order to become key units of intelligence in the organization. They will then have the mission to come back to pollinate intelligence throughout the organization.

However, managerial innovation is primarily reflective and collaborative. This is a real challenge in terms of societal evolution!

Making business intelligent is providing our organizations the opportunity to become more humanistic, which would in my view be a real proof of intelligence. – Marine Auger [originale en français à la fin]

These are the concluding paragraphs of Marine Auger’s book, Et si vous rendiez votre entreprise intelligente? which I have loosely translated. It is accompanied by an image showing the three components of an intelligent enterprise: organizational; managerial; and cultural. These are supported by the foundation of intelligent communication.

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