When one person is unhappy, it usually means two people are unhappy but that one has not come to terms with it yet. — Mindy Kaling, Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (via torontoeatsitsyoung)
And the more years pass, the more I understand that most problems aren’t solved by silver bullets, brilliant strategy, high technology, or even brute force. Usually, it just takes a little finesse, a little craftiness, a little common sense. That and a lot of patience and persistence. — Enough Strategic Thinking. Just Do What Works. | Inc.com
Myth #6 The only point of a subject line is to get an open
Many customers read your subject line but don’t open your email. The subject line message still has impact even when an open doesn’t follow. It leaves an impression with the consumer.
Your brand values, product range and more can be communicated through the subject line, even to non-openers. — Email marketing subject line myths
Feeling a bit chilly near the AC? Problem solved: just slip on an Office Snuggie. #officeperks #workathowaboutwe (at HowAboutWe HQ)
Caterpillar Cowboy: Bon voyage! -
R and I are off to Hawaii for 10 days. We’ll be on the Big Island for a week, staying (for free!) with my uncle near Hilo, then 3 days in Kauai. Who knows, maybe by the time I get back, Yahoo will have bought Tumblr*.
*Tumblr has to sell. It’s a no brainer. Tumblr has not shown it knows how to…
I knew my limitations at a young age. I was very aware of my inability to multitask by age five. I admitted this to my mother when I came in from playing, spit out my chewing gum, handed it to her, and said, “Mom please hold my gum, I’m going to the bathroom right now, and I can’t handle both. — Jennifer Coolidge and other women writers and entertainers on bypassing motherhood. (via explore-blog)
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betashop: IDEA FOR INPUT: My New Email Scheme @fab -
Over the past 2.5 months I’ve been to parts of Asia 5 times for work. That’s a lot of travel. More on why later.
All this travel has forced me to manage a lot more by email than I would normally prefer.
It has also led me to develop a new system for inbound and outbound email…