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True happiness lies in being content

After years of hard & dedicated service to his Company, Andrew was being appointed at an elegant reception as the new Director. It was a small function where his wife Anglea , a Home Executive & some of the wives of the other persons in top management were also present. In an adjacent room, Ann, Read more about True happiness lies in being content[…]

Writing Online | Where is a Good Place?

Well, except from on your own blog, which is of course the best as you have complete freedom, there are some other social writers sites that I enjoy too. It does depend on what you are looking for and why you want to write, but the three sites I am going to mention below cover Read more about Writing Online | Where is a Good Place?[…]

For some hotels, localism a matter of simple economics

Mike Suomi is willing to match his tree-hugging credentials against anyone’s, but even he would admit that his environmentally friendlier approach to renovating the Hyatt Regency Minneapoliswas borne out of economics and timing.Looking to capitalize on the travel-spending rebound as quickly as possible, the hotel’s co-owners, Hyatt and Barry Sternlicht’s Starwood Capital Group, gave Suomi Read more about For some hotels, localism a matter of simple economics[…]

How Do You Show You Care in Business?

One of the most critical aspects of marketing in business is what I call the Caring Factor. Every business wants to tell its customers that it cares. It cares about them, it cares for them. It wants to make them feel loved and appreciated. And the challenge is: how do you do that, exactly?   Read more about How Do You Show You Care in Business?[…]

Digital marketing alters lead generation

Lead generation, once limited to static media like the Yellow Pages and Sunday travel sections, is transforming retail travel, with agencies using old partnerships and platforms in new ways. Savvy agencies are fishing in a much broader sea, the Internet, using special offers from preferred suppliers as hooks to attract consumers and using co-op marketing Read more about Digital marketing alters lead generation[…]

Are Your Referral Links Driving Traffic?

Tweet One of the most common ways to measure the success (or lack thereof) of an SEO program is to track the growth of organic visitors that came to the site using non-branded keywords. These are the visitors that found your website in the SERPs that weren’t looking to do business with you specifically. For Read more about Are Your Referral Links Driving Traffic?[…]

Google Search Increases Market Share

The ComScore Figures for the state of search in January 2013 show Google making gains across practically every front.     In the US Google has returned to the record 67% mark of the search market for core searches. Bing has made some gains also, albeit, at the expense of the Yahoo/Bing merger. The ComScore Read more about Google Search Increases Market Share[…]