Liz O’Donnell: Don’t be a False Prophet in Your Advertising and Content [Podcast]

Our very own Liz O’Donnell sits down with Pat Hiban to share her expertise on content management. If you’re interested in how to best leverage content for your brand, stream the podcast below! Topics Covered: The 5 Steps to content strategy creation. How to connect companies to people that matter to them. Importance of Authenticity, Frequency and Consistency.…

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Media Relations: No Swiping Left or Right

By Tricia Denci When building relationships with the media there is no app or easy swiping left or right on your phone to automate the process and allow you to become a resource for media. You have to slowly build a connection and trust based on a common interest. Then this connection can grow into…

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Who Cares About Your Content

By Joe Kowalke Did you see my eyes roll? No, of course, not. That’s because I only did it in my mind. I mentally roll my eyes whenever someone in business proclaims, “We need content!” I know, I know, it’s the PR and marketing industry’s word du jour. Now more than ever businesses are expected…

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How I Became the Office Spirit Stick

By David Blackburn Think back to your days in elementary school, maybe high school. I know it may seem like you’re pushing through a dusty attic of memories—some good, some bad. But see if you can find that box labeled “childhood emotions.” I’m sure it’s old and shoved in some dark corner of your subconscious.…

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Five Reasons You Should Consider Marketing to the Recreational Athlete

By Heather Hawkins Whether your brand is specifically targeted towards athletes, such as performance nutrition, gear or clothing, or just has an affinity with an active consumer segment, targeting active media and influencers is a great way to reach a highly engaged group of consumers. Here are five reasons you should consider marketing to recreational…

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R-E-S-P-E-C-T: 3 Tips for Winning at Work

By Kathy Bustos I’m Kathy, and I’m a workaholic. Well, maybe not a workaholic, but I wear a lot of hats at work. In addition to my responsibilities as office manager, I greet people at the front desk, make purchasing decisions, and have my hands in human resources and accounting. Some say I’m a receptionist,…

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Five Tips for Planning an Influencer Event

By Emily Greenberg Hosting an influencer* event is a great way to bring a company culture to life and introduce a brand to an audience in a simple and shareable format. Plus, influencer events are an effective way to generate content that can extend beyond the activity and reach a larger audience. Below are five…

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What Would You Do If Failure Wasn’t An Option?

Written by Duncan Lowe All eyes were on Joe Kowalke, our senior account manager, as he stood in front of a semi-circle of Double Forte employees. “What would you do if failure wasn’t an option?” he said, repeating the question twice to emphasize its gravity. Every Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. Double Forte ends our internal…

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