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Thinking of Launching Your Brand?

I was honoured to be invited to join Startup Canada (@Startup_Canada) and ThinkHatch (@ThinkHatchCA) as an Expert Advisor on branding for their June 8, 2018 live #StartupChats on Twitter hosted by Kylie Woods, the Founder & CEO of Calgary-based Chic Geek (@kywoods_). Here were the questions posed and my answers: What makes up a startup … Continue reading “Thinking of Launching Your Brand?”

Get more reviews on your Google My Business Page by giving customers a direct link to review you!

Increase the reviews you get on your Google My Business page, by giving your customers a direct link.

How do get a direct link to your Google My Business Page in Four Easy Steps! Go to the Google Places API Type your company name in the search box provided, and when it comes up, select it. Copy your Place ID which will appear in the bubble that contains your name. Your url will … Continue reading “Increase the reviews you get on your Google My Business page, by giving your customers a direct link.”

Simple steps for a social media cleanse

Don’t be one of the 10 percent A report from London-based market analyst On Device Research in June found that one in 10 young job hunters have been rejected from a job because of their social media profile. Yet roughly two-thirds of respondents said they aren’t concerned their current use of social media could affect … Continue reading “Simple steps for a social media cleanse”

Google alerts

Ever wonder what people can find out about you on Google? #reputation

 Google Alerts  is an easy-to-use and free tool that you can set up to get alerts whenever someone mentions your name or brand name(s) on the Internet. Simply write down your search query (in this case my name), and select when you want to be alerted. You can choose between once a day, once a week … Continue reading “Ever wonder what people can find out about you on Google? #reputation”

Social Media Marketing and Monitoring (Profile Management) Tools SMBs Are Asking for Now

One of the categories SMBs ask for the most help with is social media. You need to quickly and easily keep an eye on what people are saying about you; more importantly, you need to participate in the social media conversation yourself, without drowning hours upon endless hours bouncing around various websites. There are three … Continue reading “Social Media Marketing and Monitoring (Profile Management) Tools SMBs Are Asking for Now”

E-mail

BRANDED EMAIL ADDRESSES: Control, advertising & peace of mind

If you phone a company you’ve dealt with (or considered dealing with) and the phone number is “out of service”, you might hunt for their new number. But time is money. You might contact the person you met at yesterday’s breakfast meeting instead. Whether the business moved or changed phone numbers, your call represents a … Continue reading “BRANDED EMAIL ADDRESSES: Control, advertising & peace of mind”