Use “Social” Media For Social Gold!

“Social” media is social. That is why it is called “social.” Social media is all about the relationships. That is why the people are on Facebook 4 1/2 hours every week on average. That is why they are engaging on blogs and by Twitter. They desire the interaction with human beings. Business wants to reach […]

First Get Over It – Then Choose Wisely…

  It is amazing to me that small business owners are sometimes more savvy in the use of the internet than large companies who have unlimited budgets. It is also a phenomenon that many in government are not familiarizing themselves with useful tools at all. I wonder if they feel that they are already in […]

Creating A Great Follow Up After A Networking Event

  So you got all dressed up and you went out to a networking event and you even managed to get about thirty business cards by the end of the mingling time. It seemed to be a great way to generate new qualified leads but now, what are you going to do with those leads? […]

Big Picture Social Media Marketing

I was recently asked an interesting question. I was visiting a friend and I was bringing her up to date on recent events in my life including the sudden growth of my company. I had said something about how we had a service that most businesses needed and she asked me, “Don’t most companies have […]

What Works?

  Last night a friend of mine was all worried about my business. She had read an “all knowing” article about how social media is not proving to have long lasting impact on brands in the market and she was very concerned that my business would suffer as a result.  I had to comfort her […]

Don’t Make This Mistake In Marketing!

  Call us for a FREE consultation today! 403-818-6467 Don’t make this mistake in marketing. Don’t think it has not been working – therefore it does not work. There are answers  – you just have to try something different. If your marketing plan was put together more than two years ago it needs to be […]

Translating “Techno-geek” Into Common Language

Every culture and every sub-culture has their own language. Whether we are talking to seniors or to teenagers makes a big difference in the words that we use and even the body language that we communicate with. IT has it’s own language and that crosses over into the world of social media on an ongoing […]

Social Media Goal Setting

Goal setting is a powerful tool to use in life and in business. It is especially important for social media. We need to have a plan in order to achieve consistency and consistency matters when we are trying to generate new leads with any online strategy. So to get started, physically take out a pen […]

7 Hits To Get The Sale

    7 Hits To Get The Sale Whether we are promoting our own business ideas or trying to sell for someone else it is important to understand the simple laws of number and averages so that we do not become discouraged. The fact is not everyone will buy. Another fact is most won’t buy […]

The Magic Is In The Mix

People are talking a lot about social media. Some are saying that it is profitable for business while others are critical of all the hype. Most though would admit thy have not quite figured it all out. If we are just playing around on Facebook the chances are that we will not have much success. […]