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Humility in the Workplace: A Q&A with Best Buy’s Matt Povse
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Kimberley Carrera
In this exclusive Insider Q&A, DAC caught up with Matt Povse, Senior Vice President of Retail and Geek Squad Services at Best Buy Canada to discuss how creating positive work cultures can empower...
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How to Respect Data Privacy in the Digital Age
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Jenna Watson
In today’s fully digital world, new laws such as GDPR in the EU and the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (which goes into effect in 2020) aim to allow consumers to not only opt out of...
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3 Strategies to Drive Lead Gen in Higher Education
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Lia Madray
With global competition and rising acquisition costs, there’s no question that the digital age has made student enrollment a Sisyphean task for higher education brands. Up against local,...
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The Rise of Conscious Consumerism
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Marina Azmy
Consumers are increasingly conscious of the impact of the products they purchase. While their priorities differ, some consumers have started consciously (or unconsciously) changing their purchase...
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3 Ways to Level Up Your Business’ Pinterest Strategy
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Laura Hincapie
The days of creating vision boards and having to browse through catalogues to plan your next purchase are long over, thanks—in part—to the creation of Pinterest. What’s the big deal about...
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Google’s Birthday Updates: 6 Changes You Need to Know
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
DAC
Google turned 20 last month (let that sink in for a moment…). To celebrate, they released a series of updates intended to represent a “fundamental transformation” in how we think...
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Find Your Voice: Optimizing Your Strategy for Voice Search
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Kyle Harris
By now everyone is talking about voice search. We all know brands need to think about this, but when do you need to really kick it into gear? I think the answer is right now: at this point, ComScore...
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Modernising the Marketing Organisation
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Emma Lauchlan
What does an E-commerce team, Marketing team, Brand team, PR team and Customer Service team all have in common? CUSTOMERS! Despite this, all too often when I talk to brands I find that these teams...
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A Beginner’s Guide to Creating Local Content That Ranks
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
sgreen
The importance of local SEO cannot be overlooked. With the rise of mobile use and Google’s increasingly sophisticated understanding of user intent, ranking locally has become the best way to...
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Could 2018 be the dawning of calm technology?
Thursday, January 04, 2018
gwarner
The principles of “calm computing” and “calm technology” were coined way back in 1995 by PARC Researchers Mark Weiser and John Seely Brown, in reaction to what they saw as the rise of...
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