Are you in charge of your workflow?

In his talk to the World Domination Summit, Behance Founder/CEO Scott Belsky encouraged us to stop reacting and start pro-acting (my word) in order to protect our ideas and make them happen. When we react, we are inviting others to prioritize our time. We allow others to steal our attention away from our big ideas.

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Pay Attention to This Post [Updated]

If you currently receive my blog updates through Feedblitz -> On Sunday, June 3, you will receive an email asking you to confirm your subscription to the new service (aWeber). Please activate your subscription immediately!

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A Single, Focused Call to Action

Angela Bounds, Keeping Watch

In order for your last-minute marketing message to work, it must have a single choice – a single call to action. If you’re mucking up your marketing message by adding too much to it, you won’t be effective.

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8 Time-Saving Tips for Your Inbox

Fed up with the hundreds of messages in your inbox? Here some proven ideas for getting a grip on your email without having to pull out your hair.

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Direct Traffic to 1-Stop Content Pages

Direct traffic to pages on your site that lead to action. Here is a 3-step process for sending people to specific content on your website or blog.

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Mastering Subject Lines in 49 Characters or Less

The purpose of your email subject line is to get the recipient to open the email. It’s not a space-filler and should never be an afterthought. You can’t take subject lines for granted.

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Email Subject Lines: Winners or Snoozers?

A sampling of email subject lines from my inbox over the past 3 weeks include the following without comment. I will tell you only that they are all from artists or galleries and most (if not all) of them I did not request. If you think one of these is yours, you might be right. But you might not be. A number of messages had the same or a very similar subject line.

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Get Better Results with a Personal Plea

While bulk email messages reach several contacts at once, it is the sincere, personal requests you send that elicit action.

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Art Marketing Action Podcast – Get Better Results with a Personal Plea

Audio version of the post with the same name. While bulk email messages reach several contacts at once, it is the sincere, personal requests you send that elicit action.

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How to Be Humble When You’ve Messed Up

Kirsty Hall messed up and admitted having people on her email list who might not have asked to be there in the first place. She wrote a humble letter and told her list how they could remain on her list. She also told them that they had one week to act. Read the letter in this post.

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