Young Professional looking to increase your visibility? Find out why LinkedIn is your BFF!

Young Professional looking to increase your visibility? Find out why LinkedIn is your BFF!

LinkedIn is not just a site to be noticed by headhunters. Actually “[LinkedIn] visitors view content on LinkedIn seven times more often than job listings” – quote from Content Marketing Institute Magazine, B2B Social Media Finally Comes of Age, February 2018 Issue. I recently led a sold out LinkedIn workshop for a local young professionals[…]

Social Media Trends: Facebook Strategies, Tools, and Tips for 2018

Social Media Trends: Facebook Strategies, Tools, and Tips for 2018 featured on MarketingProfs

Listen to the Replay of Webinar — Social Media Trends: Facebook Strategies, Tools, and Tips for 2018 . The recent decline in organic reach for Facebook Pages has been a pain point for many businesses. In this session, you’ll learn about new strategies and tools to combat that decline and engage with your Facebook audience[…]

Podcast Ep. 038: Hosting Local Workshops to Reach Your Ideal Clients with Valentina Escobar-Gonzalez
Upcoming Workshop in Johnson City - The Ins and Outs of Instagram for Business Owners

Upcoming Workshop in Johnson City – The Ins and Outs of Instagram for Business Owners

Do you want to stay ahead of others with the latest updates on Instagram? Do you often struggle on what to post? Join this workshop to learn the tips and strategies of local successful Instagram accounts. When: Tuesday, August 30, 2016 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Speaker(s): M. Valentina Escobar-Gonzalez, MBA, Founder of Beyond Engagement—Social[…]

Internet Safety and Apps: You Need to Know about for Parents

Internet Safety and Apps: What You Need to Know as a Parent

Ghost Apps (hidden, also called “volt” apps), Sexting, and Online Predators are the latest things parents of “tweens”/teens have to worry about. I recently hosted a speaking engagement at a local church discussing these issues and tips. Here are a few of the takeaways (links included): Ghost or “Volt” Apps – Search for Calculator% and[…]

KOSBE Awards Flashback Picture

Flashback Video: What’s happened this Year at Beyond Engagement

I would like to thank the Kingsport Office of Small Business Development & Entrepreneurship (KOSBE) for taking the time to interview me for their upcoming Business Awards event, you can see what has happened this year at my business, here: (scroll below) or if you’re unable to view it, you can click to see the  Youtube[…]

M. Valentina Escobar-Gonzalez, MBA founder of Beyond Engagement - Social Media Solutions Featured in Kingsport Times-News, "Facebook is social, but also all business"

Featured in the Kingsport Times-News: Facebook is social, but also all business

Read more:  Facebook is social, but also all business | Kingsport Times-News by Hank Hayes Or Click Here http://www.timesnews.net/article/9089510/facebook-is-social-but-also-all-business#ixzz3fn1KxglF

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How to Engage with Online Customers ASAP with Social Media

    Presentation on how to engage with online audiences and reach more potential customers, stats included! This was recorded Live at the Noon Knowledge series offered weekly at the Virginia Highlands Small Business Incubator in Abingdon, Virginia on March 25, 2015. (see below) Washington County Noon Knowledge Social Media Workshop, May 25, 2015 from Sandy[…]

Selfie with audience

Top Engagement Marketing Tips for Small Business Owners

I recently completed a presentation about engagement marketing to a group of small business owners, advertising professionals, and (a) university professor(s). I’m always asked about what Engagement Marketing means and tips for success. Here are a few suggestions, I offered to this group: Engagement Marketing is…. Quick Response (within an hour, preferably) Consistent (scheduled updates[…]

Valentina Escobar-Gonzalez speaking at a local AFP chapter about non profits and social media strategies

Top Tips for Non Profit Using Social Media Strategies

I spoke at a local Association of Fundraising Professionals Chapter. Here are the tips I offered to this group of nonprofit organizations and educational institutions: Facebook 101: •Have a plan (Who, What, When) •Set up a Business Page, “Like” Page not Friend Page •Fill in About Section completely •Add pictures or albums •Use Visuals (http://www.picmonkey.com/ –[…]