Business Development Manager
Working to connect YOUR BUSINESS | SOCIAL MEDIA REVOLUTION. Communications and marketing background, adding a special flair to Social Media. Building better business in social space through the “SoMeffect” — ‘Social Media Effect’ blog & business. Specialist in engaging communities online for professional services, the A/E/C design industry and other business. Aficionado for all things marketing, Cougs, travel, coffee, music and wine. Social Media Buff @SoMeffect. Marketing @Trindera. Proud Coug @WSUPullman. Christian Philanthropist. Travel, Music, Coffee & Wine Aficionado. @MASpokane Board.
September 12, 2011
How To: Become a Go-Giver (and social media savvy). ~ A perpetual ‘go-getter’ by nature, when I jumped into the Social Media scene it was a calculated attack. I was on a serious mission: amass followers, craft clever content, lead the industry, innovate online communities, be the first to promote emerging trends. Then, I read “The Go-Giver” - which forever changed my attitude as a Social Media strategist. And that’s saying something....
September 07, 2011
Tools and tricks to help you maximize your efforts on Twitter. Ahhhhh, The Tweet Life. If you are participating on Twitter, aren't you interested to know more about your tweet success? So what can you do to evaluate your tweets? See who is following you (and more importantly unfollowing you)? Make tweets easier? Time your tweets? And more....? These tasks seem daunting - YET - there are many applications out there to easily track & trend your tweet success! Monitoring, measuring and maximizing your tweet life will pay off.
September 01, 2011
Are you using social media? Then pay attention! Your online INFLUENCE is already being scored – whether you like it or not. If you have used Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Blogs, Google+, YouTube, Photo Sharing….you are playing in this game of online influence. Right now. I call it the Social Media ‘Cool Club’ – a significant movement of scoring and ranking your activity online. How well you INFLUENCE others.
August 23, 2011
What can we learn from the tragedy of Romeo & Juliet, to apply to Social Media? The name you pick sticks with you forever. I repeat, sticks with you forever. Much like this tragic tale, as hard as we try the name we choose is difficult (if not impossible) to get rid of.
August 22, 2011
As you participate in the Social Media revolution, you will find it important to focus on the quality of your audience. Having thousands of followers or fans might not mean much - unless you are targeting your specific niche in Social Media. But with millions of users trying to do the same thing, how is this possible? There's power in the niche. Finding the core of your targeted audience will yield higher rewards and payoff.