Saturday, December 15News That Matters

Day: November 10, 2018

How to make money on social media while NOT looking like a loser

How to make money on social media while NOT looking like a loser

Social Media Marketing
In 2017, the average human with an internet connection spent about 2 hours and 15 minutes on social media each day. That number was up about 10 minutes from the year before — and it’s safe to guess 2018 will see similar growth when it’s all said and done. That alone may make you think you’re a social media expert already. Hate to break it to you, sport…but you’re probably not. Don’t get discouraged though, because there’s been enough solid data fielded over the years to come to a few concrete best practices for digital marketers, bankable information distilled for eager students in the Social Media Marketing Masterclass course. A nearly $1,000 value, this full-service guide to social is on sale now at just $29 from TNW Deals. Across near...
Millennial Moves: How to Build a Digital Marketing Career

Millennial Moves: How to Build a Digital Marketing Career

Online Marketing
There are few people disciplined enough to teach themselves the inner workings of internet tools and turn their learning into a career. Interpersonal communication has become somewhat of an anomaly. As interactions become more digitized, there are even fewer people capable of creating relationships online that translate into practical connections. If you’re looking for a rare example of someone who’s done both then look no further than Rebecca Ijeoma, better known as Dimplez. Dimplez, the founder of IJEOMA Agency, built a digital marketing career working with Capitol Records, SXSW, Ne-Yo, and more. Capitalizing on timing, transparency, skill expansion, and opportunity brought her a career with limitless growth potential. Capitalize on Timing “I first got my start in ...
Self-help cable replacement project leads to savings

Self-help cable replacement project leads to savings

Self Help
Published: Friday, November 09, 2018 @ 10:31 AM By: Mark C. Lyle - 88th Air Base Wing Public Affairs The Wright-Patterson Air Force Base 88th Communications Squadron cable team just completed a four-year, self-help project that will improve performance and eliminate potential outages. The team designed, engineered and implemented the relocation of an intermediate distribution frame from an old, nonenvironmentally controlled facility, called a cross connect hut, in Bldg. 840 where the 711th Human Performance Wing is headquartered. https://www.daytondailynews.com/news/defense-courier-service-transports-classified-sensitive-material/75XwWhdPCX6aeuyXvo4ujK/ Content Continues Below The old cross connect hut housed cabling for fire, security alarm systems, voice and data connectivity. Si...
Fort Hunt Business Accelerator explores Social Media Marketing Nov 15

Fort Hunt Business Accelerator explores Social Media Marketing Nov 15

Social Media Marketing
Who: Fort Hunt Community Business Association What: Fort Hunt Business Accelerator, “Social Media Marketing: Focus on Facebook” When: Nov. 15, 2018, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Where: Nativity Church, 1300 Collingwood Rd., Alexandria, Va. 22308 Proceedings: 8-8:10 a.m. Registration and Networking 8:10-8:30 a.m. Introductions/Speed Networking 8:30-8:55 a.m. Special Activity “Social Media Marketing: Focus on Facebook” Cost: First time visitors and FHCBA supporting members are free, non-members are encouraged to make a small donation to the Fort Hunt Youth Entrepreneurship Venture Capital Fund to invest in the businesses of our community’s young entrepreneurs. RSVP: Frazier@FortHuntParent.com Download or print the Fort Hunt Herald’s monthly digital magazine...
How I Did It: The Marketing Visionary Behind Your Favorite Social Media Stars

How I Did It: The Marketing Visionary Behind Your Favorite Social Media Stars

Social Media Marketing
(In a new series, “How I Did It,” FN profiles successful footwear and fashion players — from entrepreneurs to designers to top executives at major brands — and reveals how they carved their path into the industry.) “Carpe diem.” The Latin aphorism, which stands for “seize the day,” has become Kendra Bracken-Ferguson’s life mantra. From her days as a Golduster cheerleader at Purdue University to her current role as chief digital officer at the largest brand management agency in the world, the 38-year-old visionary has made the most of each and every moment on her journey to become a world-class publicist. She interned at global marketing agency Fleishman-Hillard, developing social media strategies for big-name clients including DKNY...
Regaining motivation

Regaining motivation

Motivation
The multip­le challe­nges requir­e clarit­y of purpos­e and effici­ency of execut­ion to surmou­nt The writer works in the areas of finance, education and renewable energy Pakistan has a problem. On the one hand, it is faced with multiple challenges such as our macroeconomic health, restructuring needed by various engines of our economy such as industry, energy, agriculture, building our education and health sectors and fighting poverty, and further strengthening security and national unity. On the other hand, recent events have deepened divisions within our society on sensitive issues, and shaken people’s faith in government to protect life, property and keep the country open for business. The multiple challenges require clarity of purpos...
Teammate provides strength, motivation to Berks Catholic Saints

Teammate provides strength, motivation to Berks Catholic Saints

Motivation
When a friend, family member, or in this case a teammate and brother gets a bad break -- some can't help but put themselves in their shoes."I feel like if I was diagnosed with something like this, I have no idea how he's still coming out here being in good spirits," said Nico Myers. Nico's younger brother Anthony, a standout sophomore for Berks Catholic was recently diagnosed with stage three brain cancer."I feel like everyone else around him just doesn't know how to handle it but he knows how to handle it," Nico said.And this is how he's handling it: Running, jumping and staying with his team. "I'm not really trying to be a distraction. I'm just here to motivate the team. Do whatever I ...