Social Media Strategy for Small Businesses

Your customers have high expectations. Listening to those expectations, needs, and how your customers feel is extremely important for your business’ success. Mark Schaefer’s programs specialize in marketing strategies for content marketing, digital marketing, social media, and personal branding. In a recent blog post, he explains that social media monitoring is essential for many companies…

Mark Schaefer Releases Lessons

Mark Schaefer is a globally-recognized keynote speaker, educator, business consultant, and author. His blog {grow} is hailed as one of the top marketing blogs in the world. Mark has advanced degrees in marketing and organization development; holds seven patents; and is a faculty member of the graduate studies program at Rutgers University. Customized for every…

The Most Human Company Wins

Mark Schaefer is a globally-recognized keynote speaker, business consultant, and author of six best-selling books on marketing strategies, social media, and personal branding. His newest book and keynote program is on course to change business as we know it. (In a great way.) Hot off the press and already receiving high praise, this new book…

Word of Mouth Marketing Keynote Speaker

According to keynote speaker on word of mouth marketing Jay Baer, “By 2020, the majority of customer purchase decisions will be based not on price, not on availability, but on customer experience.” Word of mouth is responsible for as much as 50% of all purchases today, yet most companies do not have a strategy to generate…

Hall of Fame Speaker

Congratulations to our very own Jay Baer! On July 16, 2018, Jay was inducted into the CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame, receiving a lifetime award for speaking excellence and professionalism by speaking peers. (He’s been in our Hall of Fame for years!) The Council of Peers Award for Excellence (CPAE) Speaker Hall of Fame®, honors…

Speak Up and Speak Often

Keynote speaker, Ted Wright, is an author and word of mouth pioneer responsible for several consumer revolutions including Pabst Blue Ribbon among urban hipsters and Chocolate Milk among athletes. When you identify the people most likely to talk about your brand, and then use creative strategies to encourage communication between those influencers and members of…

Friday Featured Speaker: Melissa Agnes

Crisis Management Strategist, Melissa Agnes joined Shel Holtz on his widely recognized PR Podcast, For Immediate Release (FIR), to discuss how two companies deftly handled surprise issues and the importance of internal communication in times of crises. Melissa’s conversation with Holtz begins roughly at the 6-minute mark and we are thrilled to share their conversation…