Social Media Business


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Jun 2011

Three Reasons Why I’m Not a Social Media Expert

I’ve had some people label me a social media “expert” whenever I’m a guest speaker at various events.   I have never really been comfortable with that term and here’s why: Reason #1: Social media hasn’t been around long enough for anyone to be considered an expert, especially me. Social media is one of the fastest growing and ever-changing industries we’ve seen to date. Who can...

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08

May 2011

What are you passionate about?

It’s no secret that I love social media. I love connecting with people, building communities, and seeing what everyone is doing. Even more, I love educating others on social media. The moment I see that someone “gets it,” it all becomes clear to me and I am incredibly delighted I chose this path. Some have busted my chops about starting a social media business, claiming...

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10

Apr 2011

The Top 5 Critical Skills of a Social Media Manager

If you think a business owner wears many hats, try being a social media manager. A day in the life of a social media manager, especially one that’s an independent contractor for several companies, requires a strong attention to detail as well as a high degree of flexibility.  Managing multiple accounts and social media channels is like juggling… but juggling with different size objects… and...

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20

Mar 2011

Corporate Social Media Mayhem: A Familiar Story for Many

Your company didn’t embrace social media years ago when you asked them about it because they didn’t see a need for it. Two years later, they instruct someone to get it started, without your input. You soon find out that now you’re asked to manage the vertical marketing campaigns. So you research the best software for managing accounts and decide on one, but then hit...

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27

Feb 2011

I’m Not Perfect: My Struggles as a Social Media Professional

I have to give honest feedback about my fears as a social media professional. Whether I am just taking the pressure off, admitting I am human, or simply fearful that “all-eyes-are-on-me,” I gotta admit, it’s a scary world out there!  Here are my top 5 fears: Telling you what I had for breakfast. The other morning, when I checked into Foursquare, I was about to commit...

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