You Can Now Set Goals in Google Calendar: Here's How to Set It Up

While setting and working towards personal goals is often hailed as a way to stay motivated and productive, the science behind goal-setting paints a different picture. For starters, a study from the University of Liverpool revealed a connection between depression and setting generalized, abstract goals. It turns out that when we don’t have precise criteria…

How to Retain Customers Using User-Generated Content [Free Guide]

What if you could have your current customers sell your products for you? With user-generated content (UGC) it’s possible! User-generated content deepens your relationship with your existing customers, while leveraging their networks to help you acquire new customers.  From reviews to social media, user-generated content brings a myriad of opportunities to engage with your customers. Once…

Strategies to Drive Member Engagement

Over time, you’ve collected a wealth of data on your members. That’s because your members are engaged with your organizations for reasons that are beyond materialistic. They care about your mission and work. They’re regularly reading your content. They’re giving you donations to do what you do best and expect nothing but goodwill in return.…

How to Become a More Efficient Editor: 12 Ways to Speed Up the Editorial Process

When I first started editing articles for HubSpot’s Marketing Blog, I didn’t quite realize how much time each one would take. Depending on length, topic, author, and other variables, it can take anywhere from twenty minutes to an entire afternoon to edit a single blog post. This post isn’t about cutting corners; it’s about editing efficiently. That sometimes…

The Hazards of Working a Desk Job & How to Overcome Them [Infographic]

Sore neck. Blurred vision. Difficulty focusing. The feeling that your eyes are being burned into oblivion by your computer screen. If you’ve been experiencing any (or all) of these symptoms, there’s a good chance that you’re suffering from a terrible affliction known as “working a desk job.” Even if you love what you’re doing, sitting and…