Archive for September, 2013

As a former reporter who spent a decade-plus in busy newsrooms, I can tell you truthfully that press releases more often than not go ignored. Like Ed-Asner-at-a-Bieber-concert ignored. The distrust of the press release is an instinct instilled by journalism professors at every reporter’s birth and by news directors on a daily basis. ”You wanna do a story on Ace Hardware’s Master Locktober sale? Read More…

In 2013, companies promoting via social media have a variety of choices: Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and the like. Any other site is a sad relic of the past, used only by old people who are just getting into this Internet thing and don’t know any better. Except that’s not entirely true. A great many social Read More…

If you’re reading this you’re no doubt a smart, moderately attractive businessman/woman and likely don’t have the required 10,000 hours spare it takes to become an expert in something. You probably have 10 minutes though, so why not use them to learn something from one of our expert interviews? Today we’re shooting a breeze with Read More…

They say that it takes 10,000 hours to become an expert in something. So we’re rounding up experts who’ve put in all those hours, so you don’t have to. All you need to do is spend 10 minutes reading an interview with them. Not a bad deal, eh? Today we’re chatting with Michelle Salater, an Read More…

If you want to become an expert in something, you generally need 10,000 hours of practice at it. Well, thankfully you don’t need to spend 10,000 hours reading this interview. What do you need? Just 10 minutes! Perhaps one area where 10,000 hours isn’t enough, however, is parenting. Today we’re speaking with Kayla Aimee, who has worked Read More…

The experts say it takes roughly 10,000 hours of practice to become one of them—an expert. We say reading one of our 10-minute interviews is a much safer and sounder use of your time. Today we’re talking with Dan Miller, the president of 48 Days LLC, which specializes in providing creative thinking that helps bring people Read More…

It’s been shown that you need about 10,000 hours of practice to become an expert in something. But hey, our interviews with experts only take a quick 10 minutes! So saddle up and enjoy the easy ride as we talk with expert Internet affiliate marketer, Zac Johnson. Since he was a lad, Zac was interested in Read More…

They say it takes 10,000 hours to become an expert in your field. That’s a long time. Now 10 minutes, that’s much more doable, and that’s how long it takes to enjoy one of our expert interviews. Susan Johnston is a prolific writer and journalist whose blog, The Urban Muse, has twice been named a Top 10 Read More…

Finding a good content writer is tough. You know this. We know this. Your oddball neighbor Randy even knows this. That’s why we’ve created this diagram of the ultimate content writer. Feel free to use this graphic as a reference point when looking for a great writer or decorative wall art for the home—your call.

Andrew John Virtue Dobson runs the lifestyle blog dobbernationLOVES, which he originally started to document his three year adventure in which he would visit over 50 countries. The blog is now focused on inspiring the world to, as his slogan goes, “Eat Well, Travel Hard, Live Better.” Andrew is a great example of how the Internet Read More…