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5 Magnetic Customer Retention Concepts (+ 15 Tools To Use Now!)

Posted By erikemanuelli on Business

http://postfunnel.com - Businesses spend a lot of time and money acquiring each customer. While acquisition is undoubtedly important, it costs up to seven times more to gain a new customer than to keep a current one!

To retain customers in today’s hyper-competitive, digitally-focused business environment that moves at speed, you’ll need preparation and effort – plus a few tricks and tools up your sleeve. And if you need any further convincing “Just a 5% increase in customer retention can boost profits by as much as 125%!”

If you’re looking to better retain your customers (and this should always be a goal) — begin with these five powerful concepts, listed hereafter. Understanding and applying them will mean greater returns and equally lower costs for your company, no matter your industry.

California winner of $447M Powerball can claim prize Monday

Posted By stlnews on News

http://www.stl.news - LOS ANGELES, CA/June 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The holder of the sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million can claim the prize as early as Monday morning, lottery officials said. The ticket matching all six numbers was sold in Southern California, and whoever owns it will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in U.S. history, […]The post California winner of $447M Powerball can claim prize Monday appeared first on STL.News.

Cavs halt Warriors perfect postseason, party in Game 4

Posted By stlnews on News

http://www.stl.news - CLEVELAND (AP)(STL.News) — Golden State’s perfect postseason is over, the champagne corks still in their bottles. The Warriors had planned to party, to pay back Cleveland. Everything’s on hold in the NBA Finals. The comeback Cavaliers are at it again. LeBron James recorded a triple-double, Kyrie Irving scored 40 points and the Cavs, bothered by […]The post Cavs halt Warriors perfect postseason, party in Game 4 appeared first on STL.News.

Time to Check Your Tech! New Streamlining Tools to Save Time and Money

Posted By erikemanuelli on Marketing

http://www.business2community.com - We've all been there. We get an email announcing the greatest, most important new tech in our industry. THIS one is a real "must have". So we jump on the landing page and get sucked into how this one piece of technology will take our business to new heights.

While using all these tools is certainly beneficial for our business, it’s not exactly smart management. It takes too much time to juggle every tool, every day. That’s why it’s time for a technology check-up. There are many new all-in-one tools that roll everything you need into one easy system. Here’re a few examples to help you get started:

QuickBooks vs. Property Management Software for Rental Accounting

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - When you start managing rental property, you will need to find a good accounting system to track your rent payments, expenses, payments, and profits. Accounting Systems for Property Management Just like any business venture, you need to be able to track the monetary success (and failures) of your rental properties with a good accounting system. […]
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Dow, Russell 2000 hit new highs; uneven finish for US stocks

Posted By stlnews on News

http://www.stl.news - June 9, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) New Highs – Wall Street turned in an uneven finish Friday as investors unloaded their technology company shares in favor of energy and financial stocks. The tech-heavy Nasdaq composite, which has outpaced gains by other U.S. stock indexes this year, fell the most. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index closed slightly […]The post Dow, Russell 2000 hit new highs; uneven finish for US stocks appeared first on STL.News.

Boeing, Huntington Ingalls Industries to Team on Unmanned Undersea Vehicles

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http://www.stl.news - Partnership meets emerging customer needs for undersea autonomy – Boeing & Huntington Ingalls Industries ARLINGTON, VA/June 8, 2017 (STL.News)– Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Huntington Ingalls Industries [NYSE: HII] are teaming on the design and production of Unmanned Undersea Vehicles (UUVs) in support of the U.S. Navy’s Extra Large UUV program. “This partnership provides the Navy […]The post Boeing, Huntington Ingalls Industries to Team on Unmanned Undersea Vehicles appeared first on STL.News.

Rentec Direct Awards Computer Science Students with Tech Mastery Scholarship

Posted By loculogic on Property

https://www.rentecdirect.com - Rentec Direct is excited to announce the recipients of the Rentec Direct Tech Mastery Scholarship for Spring 2017… The Tech Mastery Scholarship program from Rentec Direct aims to assist undergraduate and graduate students with achieving their academic dreams and future goals in technology. “Technology is constantly changing and adapting thanks to new ideas and innovations from […]
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Comprehensive Solution to Reduce Opioid Abuse Introduced by Express Scripts

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http://www.stl.news - ST. LOUIS, MO/June 7, 2017 (STL.News) – Building upon its history of industry-leading bold actions, Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) today announced a new Advanced Opioid ManagementSM solution that will better address our nation’s opioid-addiction epidemic by working comprehensively with patients, prescribers and pharmacies to minimize early exposure while helping prevent progression to overuse and abuse. […]The post Comprehensive Solution to Reduce Opioid Abuse Introduced by Express Scripts appeared first on STL.News.

9 Costly Blog Promotion Mistakes to Avoid Like Plague

Posted By erikemanuelli on Advertising

http://www.webhostingsecretrevealed.net - Blog promotion was never easy for me. The fear of getting “too salesy” might have played a role, but more often it was a lack of understanding of my audience and, most of all, a lack of planning.

The truth is, the “how to get visitors to my blog?” question doesn’t have a unique answer. Blog promotion is really a game of analysis, opportunity, and action – and yes, it’s also a game of soft selling, because if you push it too hard, you might lose readers along the way.

The content promotion pitfalls in this post (some from my own experience, others from bloggers I interviewed) are those you should be aware of and avoid like the plague, because they could hinder your reputation and, as a consequence, the growth of your blog.

Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia investigation

Posted By stlnews on News

http://www.stl.news - WASHINGTON/June 7, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — A day before a Senate panel hears former FBI Director James Comey’s first public account of his dramatic firing, lawmakers will question senior members of President Donald Trump’s national security team about surveillance law and are expected to ask whether the president has tried to influence ongoing investigations into Russia’s […]The post Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia investigation appeared first on STL.News.

FPPT.com: Thousands of Free PowerPoint Templates for Business Presentations

Posted By erikemanuelli on Business

http://nopassiveincome.com - It’s been nearly 30 years since PowerPoint made its humble debut as an application for Mac computers. With a stroke of luck PowerPoint was picked by Microsoft and became a part of the Microsoft Office suite.

With an estimated 1 billion installations worldwide, PowerPoint is now doubt the leading presentation software with a range of default templates ready for use for the average presenter. This, however, also means that millions of business presenters end up using the same templates!

FPPT.com has a mammoth archive of more than 10,000 Free PowerPoint Templates.