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How to Use GIFs in Your Marketing to Boost Engagement
Gifs

How to Use GIFs in Your Marketing to Boost Engagement

GIFs have gone from something mostly teens once used on Tumblr to a cultural online staple today. Why not use them to enliven your social media?

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Goals

Are Your Goals Too Small? Here's How to Know.

See your life transform by setting goals like these.
Twitter

Twitter: Instead of Tweet Edits, How About 'Clarifications'?

Jack Dorsey wants you to be able to clarify any offensive tweets you might have posted in the past.
Negotiating

Never, Ever Make This Mistake Negotiating an Offer

There's one mistake you can make when negotiating a job offer that is much worse than any other -- and that's not knowing your worth.
Passive Income

How to Earn Passive Income With an Amazon Affiliate Store

Entrepreneur John Shea leads a class that makes it easy to get started with the popular affiliate marketing program.

News & Trends

Twitter

Twitter: Instead of Tweet Edits, How About 'Clarifications'?

Jack Dorsey wants you to be able to clarify any offensive tweets you might have posted in the past.

This Week in Weed: High End Hemp!

Barney's is Bud and Bougie, California claps back, and an industry Giant "stubs its pinky toe"
fortnite

The 'Fortnite' Dance Lawsuits Are Close to Falling Apart

Documents suggest that Alfonso Ribeiro can't copyright his signature move, the 'Carlton Dance.'

Women Entrepreneur

Jada Pinkett Smith on the Persistence and Passion That Drives Her as an Entrepreneur

The actress and businesswoman shares her insights about success, creative collaborations and self-care

NLP: What It Is and How Female Entrepreneurs Can Use It to Erase Self-Doubt and Other Obstacles

It's called neuro-linguistic programming and it can help you 'reframe' the mental barriers that keep you down.

How This College Dropout Created a Fast-Growing But 'Culture-First' Hollywood PR Agency

As founder and CEO of Metro PR, Tess Finkle has built a business that serves its clients and employees alike.

Fellow Women in Tech: Where Do We Go From Here?

Google recently removed gendered pronouns from Gmail's Smart Compose feature to avoid AI bias. The sentiment was genuine, but the approach missed the mark.

GreenEntrepreneur

Building Cannabis IP Includes Both Your Brand and Your Technology

Federal law is no help when it comes to protecting cannabis intellectual property but there are many effective workarounds.

This Week in Weed: High End Hemp!

Barney's is Bud and Bougie, California claps back, and an industry Giant "stubs its pinky toe"

Why Do Edibles Make You So Darn High?

With so many people complaining about having a bad edible experience, it's time to educate ourselves about why this happens and how to avoid it.

Women Bought Twice As Much Cannabis in 2018 As They Did The Year Before

A new report shines light on two growing sectors in the industry -- women consumers and CBD.

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Latest Franchise Articles

Franchise Buying Guide

Why These 3 Advisors Paid to Say 'No' Are Your Best Allies When Buying a Franchise

Talk to these three people–who are more likely to tell you 'no' -- before handing over your hard-earned cash for a franchise business.
Chick-fil-A

5 Things You Need to Know Before Investing in a Chick-fil-A Franchise

First of all, you shouldn't think of getting a Chick-fil-A franchise as "investing."

The Digest

'If You Created it, You Should Be the Best at Everything in Your Company,' Says the Co-Founder of Lenny & Larry's Complete Cookies

Barry Turner, who along with his co-founder created the protein category, has evolved from hustler to creative 'mad scientist.'

This Protein Drink Entrepreneur Was Able to Raise $8 Million -- After Moving Across the Country

Iconic Protein's Billy Bosch hit a wall a few years after launching the brand, so he packed up and headed west.

This 29-Year-Old Entrepreneur Discovered, Then Bought, a Small Jerky Brand in 2011. It Brought in $33 Million Last Year.

Eugene Kang, co-founder of Country Archer, discusses how he learned about his business and how his company is similar to Tesla.

A Quick Oral History of Health Warrior, the $10 Million-Plus Snack Company That Was Acquired by PepsiCo

The three co-founders were inspired to create the health-food brand after reading two books.
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Barrett Wissman

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