influence

Influence, what a powerful concept. History has shown that this can have both a negative and positive implication depending on how it's used. Our nation has played a large role in always shaping how the world operates.
Through our years of producing countless social media, content marketing and influencer marketing campaigns we have seen a lot of different approaches. We know what works, what doesn't -- and why.
Williams, her sister, Venus, and several touring professional tennis players of color are standing on the shoulders of giants. Many of those giants call HBCUs and MSIs their home. Here's a list of some of those that have and continue to impact the world of tennis.  
The CEO firing was direct and dismissive. Barnes & Noble didn't stick to the bland yet reliable "we're moving in a different direction" script when it booted Chief Executive Officer Ron Boire. They didn't give him a gentle heave-ho with the old standby "he's stepping down to pursue different opportunities" tale. Instead, Barnes & Noble whacked their CEO in bold fashion.
Whether you want to stand up to your annoying sister-in-law or just raise your hand more in meetings, here are five strategies to practice to close the confidence gap:
If you're like most people, you use the internet to learn more about anything and everything that pops into your brain. Whether that's entertainment news, current events, industry insights, and updates, or information about how you can build a better business, you're looking online for information -- and you're finding content.
Dave Kerpen, Founder & CEO of Likeable Local, a social media agency and NY Times best-selling author recently published; "The Art of People: 11 Simple People Skills That Will Get You Everything You Want."
When you're trying to move hearts and minds, or get people to take an action, it's normal to think about how you can get them to engage with YOU. But it's not the most effective way to influence others.
Due to the expanding social environment and the opportunity for all to participate in conversation, a lot is expected of
A native of the UK and a 28-year veteran of the advertising industry, Stuart Hazlewood rejoined DDB New York as Chief Strategy