30+ professional events in advertising and social media

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The Mashable Events Board is a great place to find leading conferences in your industry, whether it's advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week, we're highlighting five events that can help move your career forward.
From: livemint.com By Parag Dhol
Recommended by: Balaji Pasumarthy
There is plenty for a few and nothing for  most, when it comes to Venture Capital in India.  In this article Venture Capitalist, Parag Dhol shares his candid thoughts on the funding scenario in India. He asesses the ground reality and gives some good advise to entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. My take: The scenario in India is so much better than before, when I started business in 1995, there were only 3 Venture

Forbes KPMG CEO Outlook — Setting The Course For Growth [VIDEO]

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In 2014 partnered with KPMG to explore CEOs’ outlook for the global economy and growth. The study identified that while executives are confident about their abilities to realize efficient growth, they are focusing attention on implementing rapid innovation strategies to combat disrupti

Ron Kaufman Keynote Highlights LIVE in Denver Colorado

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Catch the highlights of Ron Kaufman’s keynote speech to the annual conference of True Value Hardware Stores. Making the connection between Service, and the delivery of True Value. Watch more Ron Kaufman Keynote Speeches now. The post Ron Kaufman Keynote Highlights LIVE in Denver Colorado ap

Self-Made Billionaires Do This; Grit Camp for Students; Facebook's Surprise KPI; Where Should Leaders Sit

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"...keeping you great" HEADLINES: The first billion is the hardest. I know from experience. If you are interested in giving it a shot, The Self-made Billionaire Effect is a good starting point. Great research. Great stories. Great opportunity. T.


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Brands are more powerful that businesses. This week we talk with Debbie Gaby (Sleep America) and Laura Ries (The Visual Hammer) about building an emotional connection with the consumer. Selling a product is easy, selling a lifestyle is hard. Apple, Coke, McDonalds these are the golden brands, but

Act Like a Tour Guide to Create Customer Relationships

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Ask questions and an opportunity is created to build a relationship.  You become the customers’ guide, a directional source that will help them solve a problem or fulfill their wish that brought them to your business in the first place.

Treasure Your Startup’s Underdog Advantage

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A version of this article previously appeared in Forbes. Underdogs have a romantic appeal. Western societies relish fables which celebrate the victories of those who...The post Treasure Your Startup’s Underdog Advantage appeared first on John

My Eyes Burned

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Robin Sharma shares that the real heroes are the women and men, who every day, pursue a silent personal victory. A victory over average. A win against mediocrity. And a success above defeat.

Why Business Transformation Fails and How to Ensure It Doesn’t

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For companies that don’t want merely to succeed in their industries but to lead them, continual business transformation is a must. Business transformation can mean everything from a major shift in IT systems to a large-scale innovative construction project or changes to business models and