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Love & Work: Making Time for Both

By Paige / October 17, 2012 / 0 Comments

“The most important thing is to enjoy your life, to be happy, is all that matters.” – Audrey Hepburn My boyfriend and I both work at home, which makes life hectic in and of itself. Throw in some 15-hour days, finishing work at 4 a.m., dealing with difficult clients, busy travel schedules, demanding families, and you’ve…

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6 Reasons Why Not to Buy Followers

By Paige / October 13, 2012 / 0 Comments

“A lack of transparency results in distrust and a deep sense of insecurity” – Dalai Lama Social media is based on relationships, and relationships are based on trust. Without trust and honesty, it’s not a real relationship. I’ll be up-front, I feel strongly against buying followers, RTs, Likes or anything along those lines. I discussed the…

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LinkedIn: INfluencing the Professional World

By Paige / October 5, 2012 / 0 Comments

This has been an exciting week in the world of LinkedIn as it starts to unveil new features, layouts and functionality. It seems that LinkedIn is moving in the direction of becoming the ultimate professional engagement platform, network  and news outlet.  The first big change was that people can now follow not only businesses, but also the…

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Social Media Faux Pas

By Paige / October 4, 2012 / 0 Comments

The world of social media has been in a frenzy about KitchenAid‘s (already notorious) offensive tweet about Obama’s grandmother last night during the Presidential debate. Cynthia Soledad, the KitchenAid head was quick to respond and apologize for the tweet and ask anyone who would like to discuss what happened to DM or email her or KitchenAid privately.  Since…

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Dear Social Media TMI-ers:

By Paige / October 2, 2012 / 0 Comments

We all have them. That person who posts things on Facebook that evokes the… “Really?” response. I petition that those people should have all their social media rights revoked. Like right now. Dear social media TMI-ers: I promise, no one cares about how much you love your boyfriend/girlfriend, how you had an epiphany about how great your…

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2012 Words of Wisdom

By Paige / September 27, 2012 / 0 Comments

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. It’s about creating yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw Not only is my blog about what I learn and experience with social media and digital marketing, but it’s also about my journey as a post-grad and an entrepreneur. During the last year, the latter two have forced me to face a…

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Foodie Porn on Pinterest

By Paige / September 24, 2012 / 0 Comments

When all the dust settles from a chaotic day of work, one of my favorite things to do is make a fun and yummy recipe from Pinterest. Any die-hard food lover knows that it’s pretty much foodie porn, let’s be honest. Last night I decided to take on one of the newest recipes that I…

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10 Steps to Kick-Start Your Social Media

By Paige / September 21, 2012 / 0 Comments

“To utilize social media tools effectively and properly, you must absolutely generate spontaneous communications in direct response to what others are saying or to what is happening in that moment. Be yourself. Be conversational. Be engaged.” – Alize Sherman Not every business has the resources or even needs a big agency to establish and maintain…

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