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To not be let go when the corporate systems you have been maintaining become obsolete, you absolutely have to keep technically current as an IT professional and it is on you only to see that you keep getting the training and experience in current languages, infrastructure technologies, development environments, SDK's, etc. and related systems implementation and deployment strategies.
And make sure your HR department knows you have these upgraded skills!
What is so really special in life is when we find something that really excites us to achieve instead of having to push ourselves through the day to just get done what we need to.
These moments come to all of us from time to time and it is absolutely mind blowing what we can get done or how well we can get something done when we are "inspired".
It might be that we still have to complete the same tasks, but now we are completing them with the song of inspiration in our hearts.
In comparison to advertising online across other mediums such as Facebook or using Google AdWords to reach people on a CPC (cost per click) bid basis where clicks can become more expensive due to the bidding process, advertising on YouTube is a very economical way to get the word out about your products or services.
For only about 2-3 cents a click, you are in business with people viewing your video ads.
CRM (Customer Relationship Management) is just as important to the home based business as it is to a corporation.
Whether you create content, blog, or sell products on-line, a major key to your success is the long-term relationships and friendships that you build along the way.
This article provides the reader with insights and tips for doing just this. If you wish to succeed online, you have to keep the concepts of CRM in mind.
There are two prevalent website construction approaches being utilized on the Internet today. The first of these approaches is custom website development where your development environment allows you to be easily exposed to the programming logic of what you create and you can work within the programming logic to create exactly what you want to create.
The second of these approaches shields you to a significant extent from the program logic and you construct your website through a series of tools in a WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) environment where you utilize a series of templates, tools and plug-ins to get the job done without delving into the code itself. WordPress is a leading contender in this approach style.
Good anti-virus strategies and the use of defensible anti-virus software is integral to protecting your computer these days. Viruses have evolved over time and are now more dangerous than ever. They have grown in sophistication, layered on top of lessons learned and code written by skilled programmers of bad intent over the years.
For those considering consulting as a career direction, this article contains a list of possible consulting directions you might wish to take as you embark upon your career.
A number of "Consulting Discipline" areas are drilled down on in the article and some general consulting advice tips are provided towards the end of the article.
This article provides tips on how to do keyword research with a view to optimizing your SEO rankings and also, how to use keyword research as a means of defining a market niche that you could explore and possibly build a business around with a view to both helping others and earning profitable revenues for yourself.
If you are looking to build a new online business or even just wanting to improve your SEO rankings, this is a useful resource for you.
In addition to buying software for anti-hacking and anti-virus protection, there are a number of additional strategies that you can employ on your computer and as you operate your computer to help protect it against intrusion and to protect your information wherever you may choose to let it reside.
Here's a list of some tips that will help you.
Google is motivated by its advertisers to present quality websites to its consumers so they are regularly surfing our sites and recording things that they notice which we need to be fixing up to remain high in their search engine rankings.
You may have great content, terrific SEO keywords and descriptions in place, lots of quality backlinks etc., but if your site is not "clean" they just won't be seeing you when searchers look for you.
When new online marketers think about "Affiliate Marketing", they think primarily in terms of marketing the products and services created by other businesses they have come across.
Yet, there is a totally second side to this coin. Perhaps you as an entrepreneur should also be thinking about creating your own online assets and then finding entrepreneurs utilizing the above business model to sell your assets for you.
Build your own Affiliate Network...
You have completed and uploaded your new video creation to YouTube and now you are looking to generate traffic to it. Whether or not your creation lends itself to easy growth or not, you have two basic approaches of promoting it gain views:
Paying for the traffic and organically promoting it.
This article discusses strategies you can employ using both pay for traffic and organic traffic creation techniques.
This article discusses the things that bloggers do to earn revenue.
It starts by discussing the things that bloggers do that are common between many of them as to how revenue is generated and then goes on to discuss what sets apart those that earn large sums of money at this content creation art.
To go big at this, the superstars are doing much more than just blogging.
Automated Messaging is an important component to any online business and a probable key to your long-term business success will be the inclusion of such capabilities into your business application portfolio.
This article provides a list of the types of messages you may wish to automate to improve the professional appearance of your business.
If you wish to succeed online, you should be thinking about incorporating automated messaging and e-mail capabilities into your business to make your business more professional, to help contribute to greater sales, and to provide your followers and customers with better service and support.
WordPress has long been using the strategy of incorporating 3rd party plug-ins into their design architecture for their customers.
The logic of building strong passwords is something most of us understand. The stronger your password, the tougher it is for someone else to access your application and the information you are trying to protect.
Yet, even though we know this, we often ignore this "Best Practice" when we are actually setting up passwords for the applications we desire to access online.
You have put a lot of effort into building your website or blog-site or your YouTube channel or Podcast channel and nobody is paying any attention to you.
So you start to look for ways to get traffic to your site(s) by paying for it. But is it worth it to spend money to get the traffic to your site?
This article provides some insights as to when it makes sense to do it and also offers suggestions as to some good places to pay for traffic if you are planning to do it.
This article discusses marketing strategies you can employ online to promote your book or e-book.
You've just gone through the work and the excitement of completing your first book or e-book and you are ready to showcase it to the world.
Now, you have to get the word out and try to get some buyers for it. This by the way, is just as strenuous if not even more so than writing the book in the first place.