Casual Fridays Podcast

Are you struggling to create a work/life balance in an industry that never sleeps? Do your social media notifications keep you up at night? Comments, likes, clicks, and views never rest, but as the people who manage them, it’s important to find time to unwind. This week on the Social Media Social Hour, I am joined […]

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Have you been weighing the benefits in bringing on a social media agency? Have you been reviewing digital agencies, but aren’t sure what matters most? Social media is not a one person job. As your business grows, it’s important to develop a strategy that will keep your marketing efforts current, secure, and cost effective. Will […]

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Are you a college student considering a career in social media? Are you an organization considering hiring a social media intern? Internships can be a win for both the intern and your brand. Whether it’s a perfect fit or a epic mismatch, there is always a lesson to be learned and an experience to be […]

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Considering incorporating live video into your marketing, but don’t know where to start? Did you know it can be as easy as pressing “Go Live” straight from your current social platforms? Everyone talks about the importance of live video, but no one ever breaks down how easy it can be to get started. From Huzza […]

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Were you surprised by Instagram’s version of Snapchat Stories? Do you find yourself feeling the need to pick between the platforms? It came as shock when Instagram rolled out “Stories”, their version of Snapchat Stories. This update has resulted in a ton of buzz about who will be the live story winner. This week on the Social […]

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Is your brand looking to get in touch with Generation Z? Are you striving to tailor your marketing efforts to the most educated consumers of our time? The buzz about millennials has come and gone, as Generation Z takes the stage. With over 80% of this generation influencing in-home purchasing decisions, this demographic is definitely […]

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Is your business looking to hop on the Pokémon Go bandwagon? Are you trying to catch ’em all while boosting your sales? We can’t avoid it. Out of nowhere, Pokémon Go has taken over our Facebook feeds, sidewalks, and the lobbies of our businesses. Brick and mortar stores are purchasing “lures”, and brands across industries are incorporating […]

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[ As the events of the past week remind us, we still have a long journey in front of us as a country. We can do better. While this podcast was scheduled months in advance, we’ve moved forward as planned. We hope social media can continue to connect us all and build bridges not walls. […]

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We’re pumped to have another Social Media Day San Diego in the books! If you were unable to attend the event, no worries. We’ve got the official recap that’ll make you feel like you were there. This week on the Social Media Social Hour, I am joined by Mitch Jackson and Bree Kelley for the Social […]

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Previously on the podcast, we broke down the 8 findings about the future of social media, based on a report put together by our friends at Social Fresh. This week, we sat down with their founder and CEO to get his take on the data. In this episode of the Social Media Social Hour, I am joined […]

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