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Slack, the Startup Looking to Kill Email, Is Now Reportedly Worth $2 Billion
Valuations

Slack, the Startup Looking to Kill Email, Is Now Reportedly Worth $2 Billion

That's double its valuation from six months ago.
Laura Entis
41 Alternatives to the Word 'Cool'
Communication Strategies

41 Alternatives to the Word 'Cool'

If the word 'cool' is wearing out its welcome in your personal lexicon, try these synonyms.
Want Better Email Conversion Rates? Try These 7 Tips. (Infographic)
Email Marketing

Want Better Email Conversion Rates? Try These 7 Tips. (Infographic)

While every business is going to have a different audience and there isn't a single email solution that will work for everyone, this data is great to use as a starting point for your own testing.
Jonathan Long
5 Do's and Don'ts For Creating Effective Email Lists
Online Marketing

5 Do's and Don'ts For Creating Effective Email Lists

Keep your subscribers engaged month after month by creating content they're really want to read.
Mitch Meyerson
4 Tools to Help Optimize Your Company's Culture of Collaboration
collaboration tools

4 Tools to Help Optimize Your Company's Culture of Collaboration

While every business has tremendous collaborative potential, it isn't always being tapped.
Pratik Dholakiya
What Mindfulness and Daydreaming Have to Do With Getting Things Done
Productivity

What Mindfulness and Daydreaming Have to Do With Getting Things Done

A podcast interview with David Allen, who developed one of the most popular and successful productivity methods out there.
Lewis Howes
Here Are 6 Data-Backed Tricks for Getting Your Sales Emails Opened
Email

Here Are 6 Data-Backed Tricks for Getting Your Sales Emails Opened

With over 100 billion emails sent every day, it's getting harder and harder to stand out from the other scores of attention-seeking messages your customer deals with each day. But it's far from hopeless.
Matthew Bellows
A 5-Step Solution to Cut Down Time Spent on Email
Productivity

A 5-Step Solution to Cut Down Time Spent on Email

The founder of a startup accelerator's process to get through hundreds of emails per day.
Alex Iskold
10 Ways to Improve the Open Rates of Your Marketing Emails
Email Marketing

10 Ways to Improve the Open Rates of Your Marketing Emails

Far from being "dead," email marketing still has one of the highest engagement rates and returns on investment of any marketing strategy.
Sujan Patel
When It's OK to Use an Exclamation Mark and When It's Not (Infographic)
Writing

When It's OK to Use an Exclamation Mark and When It's Not (Infographic)

You probably shouldn't, but this flowchart will help you know for sure.
Kristin Piombino
The 5 Mistakes That Will Land Your Email in the Spam Folder
Email Marketing

The 5 Mistakes That Will Land Your Email in the Spam Folder

Email providers and readers are raising the standards for what content makes it into the inbox and what lands in the junk pile.
Aleksandr Peterson
How One Business Owner Gave Up Email for a Year
Time Management

How One Business Owner Gave Up Email for a Year

A funny thing happened when one woman gave up email. She found better ways to be productive.
Lisa Evans
How to Network When You're Socially Awkward
Networking

How to Network When You're Socially Awkward

Never mind the old-school cocktail party. Be a digital player: Join online professional groups. Or better yet start your own.
Te-Erika Patterson
The Best Email You Ever Wrote
Email

The Best Email You Ever Wrote

Try to figure out the answer to entrepreneur John Meyer's thought experiment. If you can't, see what you must do.
John Meyer