[Alex Hillsberg] CHICAGO, US: Last March, Bloomberg reported the number of jobs reached a record pre-recession peak at 116.1 million, even surpassing the US Labour Department's projections.
[Mark Kirkpartick] LOS ANGELES, US: Imagine a world in the near future where teenagers have never even heard of the mall...
[Ashlan Bonnell] Market research is a large, but critical, investment for a business, and, as with any substantial purchase, you must ensure that you fully understand exactly what you're buying.
[Mark Schefermann] Originally, Gary Vaynerchuk wasn't on the schedule for SXSW 2014, so when I saw that he was the keynote speaker on the first day, I made sure that this was one talk I didn't miss.
[Mark Schefermann] South by Southwest Interactive is one of the largest digital festivals in the world. Anyone who is in the advertising or digital industry should definitely have this event on their bucket list. This is the 21st festival and it takes place from 7-11 March in Austin, Texas. (video)
[Tom Cleveland] PALM COAST, FLORIDA, US: What would you make of a headline that read, "BitPay Passes 10,000 Bitcoin-Accepting Merchants On Its Payment Processing Network"?
[Ilan Hertz] NEWTON, US: In some ways, you could say that the consumerisation of the enterprise was inevitable. The line between personal devices and enterprise has become increasingly blurred.
[Danny Groner] NEW YORK, US: If you aren't already doing video marketing of some sort, you should be thinking about it.
[Preciouse Gross] WALTHAM, US: One of the wisest decisions you can make to expand your online retail business is to start selling your products internationally.
[Monika D'Agostino] From a very early age on I was fascinated by fairy tales and stories. Storytelling is essential in a consultative sales environment. It helps you connect with your prospects and it is a great way to add value rather than pushing a feature.
[Monika D'Agostino] Recently, I finished reading a book written by one of the "Housewives of New York", Carole Razdiwill. Don't judge me, I love watching these shows. It's one of my guilty pleasures. Contrary to popular perception, this book is excellently written, riveting and it takes you on a journey that is both intriguing and sad. The author is the widow of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' nephew.