Somebody Bash You On Social Media?

Take the high road responding to complaints on social media So, you see a post on your Facebook page that is attacking you, your business or services. What to do now? First, you need to determine whether the post is something random by someone who, for one reason or another, has nothing better to do but […]

Facebook Star Rating System Sucks

While implementing a social media plan for a client, he had some questions about his Facebook Page since it is a joint effort in managing it. His biggest frustration was with Facebook’s Star Rating and how to manage them. It turns out at this point in time, all you can do is “like” or comment on them! […]

8 Benefits of Using Email Marketing Program to Grow Your Business

If you use email as a method to contact your potential clients, leads or referral partners here are 8 reasons you should sign up for an account with one of the email marketing programs such as MailChimp or Constant Contact. Grab your readers attention by using graphics and colorful backgrounds that match your website branding […]

It’s Called “Social” Media For A Reason

Yesterday, I was checking Facebook on my phone while waiting for our Mexican dinner to arrive at the table. Mike and I were at Mi Patron – our favorite restaurant here in Summersville. (I know – no cell phones at the table, but Mike was checking his messages from the day.) The White House had […]

Business Lesson Learned Whitewater Rafting

Last week, my husband and I went whitewater rafting on the New River with some friends and I was surprised to come away from it with a business lesson.  The lesson is: No matter the personality, culture, age or experience of your team, a good leader is able to mold the team to reach a […]

How To Get The New Gmail Layout and Functionality

Google announced last week that they are gradually rolling out a new inbox layout of Gmail. What they’ve done is added tabs to the top of the window. One for Primary, Social, Promotions, Updates and Forums. As the emails come into your inbox, Gmail now attempts to put them into the proper category so that […]