Crowd Sourced Lead Generation

Crowd Sourced Lead Generation

It wasn’t until recently that I understood the power of “crowd sourced.”  I guess it had never occurred to me that it was possible to cherry pick the best of the collective knowledge/expertise/skill set/ wisdom of a community. My first experience of this was using 99Designs.com, a crowd sourced design website.  Need something designed? Business […]

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Adwords ROI

Top 10 Biggest Adwords Mistakes that Kill ROI

I just got back from National Pavement Expo (NPE) in Nashville and from giving my talk on internet marketing tools.  Of all the things we talked about, Google Adwords was by far the biggest topic of conversation.  Fulled by the many (fantastic) questions being asked, here are some points to avoid that will keep you […]

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how to get out of a cell phone contract

Cell Phone Contracts Gone Bad

This post is the response from a friend of mine in the telecom industry.  We’ll just say her name is Sarah to protect her identity.  I reached out to her about some ongoing problems I was having with our AT&T cell phone contracts and wanted to know how to get out of a cell phone […]

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Evernote for Contractors

This world is moving faster and faster. An increasing demand for productivity and efficient results have pushed companies and organizations alike to pick up the pace. This has led to a greater need for employees to stay organized and on track with their tasks. This is especially true for people in any contracting business, who […]

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Crowd Sourced Lead Generation

Crowd Sourced Lead Generation

It wasn’t until recently that I understood the power of “crowd sourced.”  I guess it had never occurred to me that it was possible to cherry pick the best of the collective knowledge/expertise/skill set/ wisdom of a community. My first experience of this was using 99Designs.com, a crowd sourced design website.  Need something designed? Business […]

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Adwords ROI

Top 10 Biggest Adwords Mistakes that Kill ROI

I just got back from National Pavement Expo (NPE) in Nashville and from giving my talk on internet marketing tools.  Of all the things we talked about, Google Adwords was by far the biggest topic of conversation.  Fulled by the many (fantastic) questions being asked, here are some points to avoid that will keep you […]

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how to get out of a cell phone contract

Cell Phone Contracts Gone Bad

This post is the response from a friend of mine in the telecom industry.  We’ll just say her name is Sarah to protect her identity.  I reached out to her about some ongoing problems I was having with our AT&T cell phone contracts and wanted to know how to get out of a cell phone […]

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crossbrowsertesting

Cross Browser Testing: See Your Website Through The Eyes of Your Customer

Its hard to grow up without hearing your parents or grandparents say “back in my day…” and then alluding to some life altering technology or new luxury that they didn’t have available to them when they were our age. While the message was usually “hey appreciate how easy you’re life is, it was tougher back […]

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The Beginners Guide To Email Marketing

The Beginner’s Guide To Email Marketing (Video)

Ask and you shall receive.  A step by step guide to starting an email marketing campaign that is. In my round-up post after National Pavement Expo this year, I promised to cover more topics like Google Analytics, search engine optimization, social media. And to kick it off, I wanted to start with a heavy hitter.  […]

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NPE Memphis 2012 Speaker

NPE Memphis 2012, Brian Solis, and My New Direction in Blogging

Hello everyone, Grayson Carter here and back from the proverbial blogging dead.  Its been a shamefully long time since my last post and I ready to get back in the swing of things. Luckily my lack of posts have not been from lack of enthusiasm towards you, my readers, or the subjects at hand.  Consider […]

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National Pavement Expo (NPE)

Dexter’s Guide to Killing It at National Pavement Expo

Showtime’s Dexter Morgan, a serial killer of serial killers is a master of his craft. A blood splatter analyst by day and a self righteous executioner by night, Dexter avoids his own execution by adhering to a strict code set forth by his late ex-cop father, Harry. But all moral judgements of not-so-blind-justice aside, the […]

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Sync Files Across All Your Devices

Sync Files Across All Your Devices

Dropbox makes it easy to keep your files synced across multiple devices. The first 2 Gigabits are free and if you sign up with my referral link, you’ll get an additional 250 Megabits for free. If you’re a small business owner, you’re always on the go.  You bring work home at nights and on the […]

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Get Rid of your (Mental) Clutter for Good

Get Rid of Your (Mental) Clutter Once and for All

[Editor's Note: If you have hours to kill during your day, buy the Getting Things Done (GTD) book, learn the system, and conquer the world.  If you're not the type that loves reading books on workflow productivity in your free time read on...] The “Getting Things Done” method of productivity works, plain and simple.  If […]

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