One Simple Strategy to Significantly Increase Engagement on Social Media

There are countless posts about the top 3, 5, 7, 10, 20… strategies to get more traction on social media. I’ve tried plenty of them in a bid to increase my Facebook talking about rate, gain more retweets on Twitter and prompt someone to click the like button on LinkedIn. Facebook is probably the biggest challenge right now as most see their reach dramatically diminish. However, there’s been one fairly simple task I’ve done that has seen an instant –and significant – increase in...

A Day in the Life of a Freelance Social Media Manager

It isn’t all that long ago that the role didn’t even exist, yet now it seems new people are taking to the web as a ‘social media expert’ every day. My journey started 4 years ago when I left my event management job to pursue a passion for online engagement, relationship management and consumer psychology. I soon found myself working at an advertising agency as a Community Manager (another term for a social media manager) and had an amazing time working with brands such as Nutella, TIC TAC,...

The Working Mom’s Guide to a Balanced Day

How do you find a balanced life when you’re overloaded with work? How do you switch off work when you’re away from the office? The answers to these very common questions are never easily answered. But once you do find your ultimate balance you’ll find enormous benefits: more enjoyment of life and better relationships and less stress and a better quality of life overall. Let's dig in. You can create a life where balance is intentionally built-in, but you need to work at it. Many businesses...

How Military Wives Are Making a Living with Online Income

It’s no secret that military spouses often travel across the country - sometimes across the globe; wherever their spouses are assigned. There’s an unfortunate reality that these women may go to school for one type of profession, however, constant re-assignments and deployments can get in the way. Being an expert in online careers and businesses, I’ve wanted to create a resource for military spouses to fall back on. Especially, as I understand that moving all over the world can get in...

An Quick Lesson on the Importance of Content Marketing

Content marketing is a word that's really popular right now. Businesses and brands want to use the Internet, blogs, social networks or any other kind of media to bring in new clients, customers, prospects etc. So let's explore this term via a high level overview. space Content Marketing Brings in Traffic Content marketing and strategy sounds a little boring but it's actually really important because in order for you to drive traffic to your website, expose your message and your offerings....

A Review of 2013 and a New Year Video

I am a warrior. I don't look like a typical warrior but hear me out, for a few minutes. When you believe in something with all your soul, do you fight for it? It took me some time to find my voice, but, when I look around, I see a world that needs more people who not only stand for wholesome values but fight for them too. I don't want to hide my faith in God, I don't want to apologize to anyone for being a pro life, pro family, pro love kind of woman. These are elements of light and life! As...