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What You Need to Know This Morning: June 13, 2013
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Take your cat off your face and move it to your head — cat beards are over, and cat fros are in. Thanks for tuning in! I’m here to bring you more cutting-edge, need-to-know information about where to put your pets, and other news from the past 24 hours. Most of it’s not as life-changing as feline […]

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What You Need to Know This Morning: June 12, 2013
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Hump day! You’ve lived through the story of that horrible Dunkin’ Donuts woman, and in just several hours (depending on where you are in the world), you’ll have officially made it over the hump of your week. Unless of course you work Tuesdays through Sundays like my husband, in which case you’re not even close. […]

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Facebook Launches Clickable Hashtags #Finally
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File this one under “It’s About Time.” Today, in a post on its news blog, Facebook announced it would finally be rolling out functional, clickable hashtags. Hallelujah (#NoSarcasm).  Facebook indicates the update is in response to the fact that until now, “there has not been a

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How 7 Experts Solve Their Most Painful Email Marketing Problems
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Planning email marketing campaigns can be, well, a pain. As much as you may love your job, it can still become tedious and difficult to plan email campaign after email campaign. And what happens when you have more emails on your plate than you can manage?

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What You Need to Know This Morning: June 11, 2013
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… and we’re back! Thanks to your fabulous feedback last week, we’re going to keep rolling with this new format every morning Tuesday through Friday. So much news for today, and so little time.

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The Dark Side of Customer Service: When the Customer Is "Right" but Insane
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By now you’ve probably seen the unbelievable video making the rounds on the internet of a woman demanding her money back at a Dunkin’ Donuts store. If you haven’t, you can see it on Gawker where I first discovered it, or below where we’ve embedded the YouTube video.

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How to Make Sure Your Designers Stay Ahead of the Curve
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Great designers don’t get that way by accident. It takes years of focus and countless hours of practice in order for a designer to establish both a highly polished eye and an expert level of tactical skill. Due to the lengthy nature of the endeavor, it can be difficult — especially when working in a relatively […]

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How to Transform Your Social Media Connections Into Real-Life Relationships
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Building relationships in social media isn’t easy. It isn’t second nature, and it takes a ton of time. But if done right, solid social media relationships can be very helpful in developing and maintaining strong “real-life” relationships. There’s even data to prove it.

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Copyright Law on the Internet Is a Total Train Wreck Right Now
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I’m going to tell you a little story, but before I do, a warning: It ain’t pretty. It’s a perfectly fine Thursday afternoon. I’m going about my business, happily editing a blog post, when I get an email from the head of HubSpot’s legal department. Oh boy. 

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