Business Article Roundup – 12/17
The latest business articles from around the web that caught my attention.
6 Marketing Lessons Learned from a Guy Who Eats Frozen Food for a Living: A great post from Gregory Ng from Brooks Bell Interactive and how he has built up his video review site using some excellent marketing tactics. You don’t need to eat frozen food to benefit from Greg’s solid advice.
The Best Books for Business Owners: We have a bookshelf in the office that features a wide range of business books. If you take a quick trip around the office during lunch you will often find a few people unwinding while reading a book they have grabbed off the shelf. Inc. Magazine has a great article listing a number of business books from 2010 that are well worth picking up.
How Twitter Use Has Changed, From 2009 to 2010: Twitter has had a great year and is launching a self-serve ad model. ReadWriteWeb has an interesting, data-heavy article looking at how the micro-blogging service has changed from 2009 to 2010.
Zappos CEO and COO Blog: This isn’t a link to a specific post, but the blog of Tony Hsieh. Tony is the CEO of Zappos as well as the author of “Delivering Happiness” and an incredibly brilliant entrepreneur.
5 Ways Cities Are Using Social Media to Reverse Economic Downturn: This Mashable article shows 5 examples of cities using social media in order to create jobs and stir economic growth. There are a few ideas being used that can be applied to any business.