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7 Leadership Resources for Any Stage of Your Career
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Learning some things in life is relatively straightforward. Take knitting, for example — that’s typically as simple as procuring some yarn and needles and searching for a how-to video on getting started. Sure, your work might look a little haphazard at first, but the steps are fairly intuitive. Learning to lead others, on the other […]

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7 of the Coolest YouTube Banners We've Ever Seen
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When someone sends me a really great YouTube video, I always want to know who’s behind it. Was it an ad agency? A small or medium business? A B2B tech company? No matter who it was, if I’m impressed, I want to see more from the content creator. So once the video is done, I […]

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How to Host an Instagram Takeover in 7 Easy Steps
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Influencer marketing is a trendy topic these days, but it doesn’t require a lot of work or a ton of money to harness the power of influencers on your brand’s social media channels. One of the lowest-effort and most organic ways to work with another person or brand to advance your marketing goals is by […]

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10 of the Best Ads from May: Hot Dogs, Rhinos, and an Accidental Viral Hit
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In May, agencies got creative with alternative advertising mediums. While there were still plenty of traditional video and print ads on our radar, some crafty designers and copywriters turned to apps, bottled scents, modeling clay, and even an icy road trip to get their messages across.  Among other things, this month’s roundup features an accidentally viral […]

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How to Get Started With Paid Search [Free Guide]
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In 2016, 96% of Google’s revenue came from paid search (or pay-per-click) advertising. Clearly, marketers are taking advantage of AdWords, but what does a great PPC campaign even look like? How do you ensure it drives ROI for your company? How do you even do a Google AdWords campaign? To help you get started the right way, […]

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The Harmful Effects of Sleeping With Technology [Infographic]
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Did you know that the average technology user in the United States spends nearly 11 hours per day looking at screens? Sure, a lot of that time is spent at work on computers and mobile devices, but the rest of it is spent at home. And as it turns out, exposure to screens and other technologies […]

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How to Create a SMarketing Service Level Agreement
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At most companies, it can feel like marketing and sales are far from being on the same team. According to the 2017 State of Inbound report, fewer than half of marketers would describe their respective companies’ Sales and Marketing teams as “generally aligned.” And that’s a problem. Here at HubSpot, we’re lucky to have a […]

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8 Signs of Emotional Intelligence in Leadership
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We write a lot about artificial intelligence here at HubSpot. You might be excited about it, or slightly concerned that AI will take your job — and then take over the world. And while AI is important and interesting, I’m going to ask you to put a pin in that so we can talk about […]

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How to Personalize Transactional Emails With Dynamic Content
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According to the latest Radicati report, the total number of business and consumer emails sent and received in 2017 is likely to reach 269 billion. And that number is expected to jump to 319.6 billion by 2021. Email marketing isn’t going anywhere. But there’s a big catch. With so many emails landing in our inboxes, […]

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