• Survey says unemployment among 20-somethings may be their fault

    This title was from WCVB. Here’s the video and article: http://www.wcvb.com/news/money/Survey-says-unemployment-among-20-somethings-may-be-their-fault/-/9848680/17568194/-/item/0/-/qns5raz/-/index.html Here’s more information on Lindsey Kirchoff, the success story from the video above. I met her in Knoxville over coffee and I told her to leave TN/go back to Boston…

  • Do Not Forget G+ and LinkedIn to stay ahead of competition

    Google Plus (Google+, G+) & LinkedIn! Don’t forget about these two major platforms when staying ahead of competitors whether it’s for improving your visibly in search ranks and/or to stay ahead of competitors by keeping tracking of what they do. Here’s…

  • Engage with Audience on Social Media the Old Fashioned Way

    Today I put to practice what I preach on Social Media but I did it in person (and it worked)! Build rapport and then ask for something (sell). I participated in the United Way’s Celebrity Bagging Event, essentially I bagged people’s…

  • Sell Cars to Millennials through Social Media

    Exceptional research was conducted and presented to #KAWS8 by Lindsey Kirchoff on Millennial buying personas, tendencies, web research for the car industry. The secret to landing a sale includes EDUCATION through: “interactive/informative websites, inbound marketing [ebooks/blogging] and comparison resources.” Suggestions include:…

  • Storyboard your message to reach new leads

    In research for this entry, I discovered that I hardly ever turn down reading “storyboards” from companies on Facebook. They’re engaging, explain more quickly vs. lengthily explanations (status updates), get straight to the heart of the message….and are cost-effective! Here’s…

  • Tips for Staying Safe in an Online World for Teenagers

    I was asked by  Ellen Myatt to assist her in presenting  the topic of Netiquette specifically Messaging, Murder, and Other Crimes: Remaining Safe in a Viral World at the 11th Grade Career Expo at Eastman. To be honest, she’s been doing this presentation…

  • Who is your Chief Engagement Officer? Things to consider

    This is in response to David Edelman’s article: “Who is your Chief Engagement Officer?” on LinkedIn In my work with non-profits alone, it’s a full time job trying to engage with the past donors for ongoing sponsorships, networking with potential…

  • One Marketing Tip for Holiday Season

    Plan your holiday Marketing campaigns ahead of time….Most importantly enjoy each season entirely without jumping ahead to the next. It’s the week before Thanksgiving and this picture posted by journalist, Jeff McShan KHOU and it’s been shared close to 17,000…

  • Earth shook in Johnson City TN

    I was about to start blogging when I experienced my room shaking back and forth. I’m scared since my parents experienced one of the worst earthquakes  in Nicaragua in the 70s…   It happened in KY, here: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/map/

  • Pinterest Introduces Secret Boards, Great for Young Female Professionals

    It’s about time! Pinterest Introduces Secret Boards (according to an article from Mashable). Can’t tell you the times where I’ve predicted a pregnancy, engagement, or something controversial a week before it’s been announced by the “pinner” based on the items they’ve…