The Online Social Video Gold Rush Why You’re Already Too Late and What To Do About It

The Online Social Video Gold Rush: Why You’re Already Too Late and What To Do About It

Let’s go all the way back to the beginning. That’s right, I’m talking about YouTube… With the advent of digital photography we have seen an explosion of content creators leveraging high quality/low cost means to design captivating visuals. A few years ago creators could go from small handheld cameras, to their laptops, to the web quite[…]

When you see “Social,” do you just think Facebook?

One of the goals of the Social City Dash is get our racers to use a variety of popular social media apps to solve clues and complete challenges. However, one thing we’ve noticed is that despite our attempts to let people know to set up all of their social accounts prior to the race, they[…]

Be a Connectrepreneur: Advertising, ROI, and all that it should mean…

I was thinking about this on the way in to the office this morning. First off, I’m no advertiser and I’m hardly a marketer. I’m simply a communicator, a connector, and an entrepreneur. I have been bothered for some time by the business society’s need to lump Social Media activity in with traditional advertising and[…]

Can HootSuite Help You?

Social Media is always moving. While that thought can be overwhelming, it’s also exciting to know that there is always something new to learn. That is one of the things I love about my job. For a novice like me, there is always more to learn and to improve upon. Now that I have the[…]

6 Ways To Market Your Business Video

Our guest post this week is from Mark Wonderlin with Mosaic Media Films. Having a well crafted video is the first step for your future success. Then utilizing your video with an array of marketing efforts is critical to increasing your conversion and reach. The video above highlights 6 effective ways to promote your business[…]

Aren’t you tired of the social media selling machine?

Believe me, I know about corporate growth, business acumen, and marketing. I understand the need for a healthy bottom (line, that is) and strong branding. Social media has become an invaluable and unavoidable tool of business strategy, and it absolutely should not be ignored. It is a free engine to connect with and listen to[…]

RISE Session – Instagram for Entrepreneurs

We are very excited to announce that Joey will be hosting a RISE session on May 14th. Bring your smart phone and a comfortable outfit.  We will be out and about in this interactive workshop. https://www.riseglobal.org/sessions/detail/instagram-for-entrepreneurs-workshop First, you will learn what Instagram is and how other businesses are using it to brand, market and build[…]

Understanding Twitter with 1,000 Tweets

“Your challenge is to tweet 1,000 times in the next two weeks.” Now to some of you (ahem…Joey McGirr), this seems about as easy as tying your shoes. However, for people who are just starting out on Twitter, it seems absolutely terrifying! Well, I decided to take that challenge, and I was surprised by some[…]

The Arena

This week, while working on a transformational client engagement, Brad and Mike were fueled by an inspiring quote from Theodore Roosevelt.  This amazing paragraph was an excerpt from the speech “Citizenship In A Republic” delivered n Paris in 1910. A well-respected leader stopped right in the middle of a whiteboard planning session and had us[…]