Get Disruptive with Your Sales Force Using Linkedin

January 21, 2014

All right, my first video blog hangout on a solo basis for 2014 and the new features in Google Hangouts make it easy to hangout and record solo! Today’s topic is about personal branding, and specifically, enabling your sales team and sales force, whether it’s a force of 1, 5, 10 or 100+, into lead […]

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Maximizing Productivity with The Can’t Do List

October 2, 2013

The word “can’t” can be a motivator. Have you ever told a child they can’t do something? Relentless pursuit of what they can’t have or do typically follows. Remember when we were told not to stare into the sun or it will burn our eyes? Did you end up doing it anyways? I had to […]

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Is Your Personal Brand Making a Good First Impression in Social Media?

September 24, 2013

One would think that by now we are well versed in social media, from activating new profiles and building our network. What you may not be aware of is that your first impression on a social network or mobile app happens sooner than you may think. Bad First Impressions in Seconds (No Click Required) How […]

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New Facebook ‘Bumping’ Opens Opportunities in Social Media SEO

August 21, 2013

Ever wonder why you see what you see in your Facebook feed? Why you see status updates from certain brands and certain friends, and newer stories compared to updates from the previous night? It’s all part of Facebook’s use of its algorithms to ‘deliver the right content to the right people at the right time’. […]

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Get Hyper-local to Grow Your Business Online (Locally, Nationally and Globally)

August 4, 2013

Where the physical location of your business is has never been more important in the eyes of search engines. Have you noticed that Google Maps and Google Places have now been integrated into Google Plus. We are patiently waiting for the release of the new dashboard which will combine Google Places with Google Plus. Currently […]

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The Content Marketing Wheel for Social, Mobile and Search Marketing ROI

June 17, 2013

What are the most effective ways to do content marketing? Mint Social has found that leveraging multi-media content marketing campaigns, we call it The Content Wheel, is the most effective way for deploying ongoing content marketing strategies. Content creation continues to be a challenge for most businesses and The Content Wheel helps to increase your […]

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Stretch and Work Your Core to Business Marketing Success

June 4, 2013

It seems as I get older, I find that there is more requirement in not only working my core, but also, stretching (as painful as it is). When this is applied to businesses, there is that core set of services (the foundation of what a business does), or how it’s being run, that you need […]

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Content Marketing – Content Ideas from Your Internal Team with Google Hangouts

May 7, 2013

Matt O’Brien: All right. We are live. Here we are with some of the Mint Social team having a Google Hangout. Today’s topic, we’re going to talk about content ideas using your internal team. We all know that content can be challenging and sometimes we need a little creativity. We’re going to add some creativity […]

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Content Creation Ideas for Video Marketing – Video On The Road (Part 2)

April 24, 2013

That last blog post was so easy, I thought I’d give it another shot. This time around, we’re going to focus on other strategies for video marketing. Google Hangouts: What’s cool about Google Hangouts is how easy it is to use for content creation. Google Hangouts, when you make them publicly available, get published right […]

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