Branding, by definition, is a marketing practice in which a company creates a name, symbol or design that is easily identifiable as belonging to the company. This helps to identify a product and distinguish it from other products and services. Branding is important because not only is it what makes … Read more about Brand Your Business!
Are you aware that close to 1 million people have been using social media every day over the course of the past year? That’s 11 new users each second. The number of people using social media has grown by 13 percent in the past 12 months, with Central and Southern Asia recording the fastest gains … Read more about Why Your Business Needs Linkedin
Speaking at American University’s Key Executive Leadership program’s FedTalks Speaker Series recently – presented by the School of Public Affairs as “Women and the Future, revisited” - Gwendolyn Sykes and Zina B. Sutch, Ph.D. shared stories of the winding roads that took them to positions of … Read more about Career Tips We Should All Embrace.
I will bet there are plenty of folks who don't know why I mean by this title. Working 1099? What's that? Have you truly lost it this time Cindy? We've heard of working 9 to 5, heck they even wrote a song about that. For those of you who don't already know, when you get a job at a business and … Read more about Working 1099
Love it, hate it, social media is the beast that keeps morphing. Just when we think we understand it and get a presence, it changes. It all started with MySpace and Twitter. Then came facebook, that private playground of connection for college kids that trickled down to the high schoolers. And … Read more about Social Media Savvy? Perhaps Not..
Graphic Artist and Entrepreneur Kelsey has recently relocated to Sebastian Florida and joined our BNI group. As we work in complementary fields I thought it would be a good idea to invite her on our site to let you know what it is she does. Kelsey is a creative, she loves to cook, dance, and … Read more about Introducing Graphic Artist Kelsey Beaudoin
Halloween is our FAVORITE time of the year. We LOVE handing out candy to all of the sweet children who knock on our door. We wish you and yours a safe, healthy and Happy Halloween! Social Cindy … Read more about Trick Or Treat
What is your brand? Who is your target customer? What make your business different from the others who offer the same service? When someone asks you those questions do you stare at them blankly, wondering what to say? Or do you serve up a list of canned answers and hope they get it? … Read more about Is Your Marketing Plan Keeping Pace in the Digital Age?
Everything that is old is new again. We’ve all heard that phrase and it never more true than in business. There is a sense of longing for the days of attention to detail and feeling cherished as a customer. We are becoming more selective as customers and it has become … Read more about Marketing in the Digital Age
Social Cindy is no different from any other company. We get really excited when people call because they've found us on the web. They saw our website, liked what it had to say, and called us up. That's the whole point of having a website, right? So people will find your … Read more about Social Media Is Easy, I Can Do It Myself
If you write a blog, run a website, or pretty much do anything online, you know about the value of SEO (Search Engine Optimization if you don’t know what we’re talking about). Quite simply, SEO is how you get found online. So, it makes sense that we would want to utilize techniques and tools to … Read more about What’s The Big Deal About SEO
When Bill and I meet with a new client for any kind of online marketing work, we have a series of questions we ask. About three quarters of the time we are met with blank stares. We understand. It's like when you were in school and the teacher would ask, "Who are YOU?". WE could tell him our name, … Read more about Who Is Your Best Type of Customer