Communicating during natural disasters

The path of destruction that Hurricane Harvey has left over the past week has left many homeless, numerous feeling helpless and others stepping up as heroes. For many businesses including brokers, banks, and any financial market, closing during inclement weather is not an option. But how do you make a bad situation positive? Social media

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Your Best Social Promoters? Your Customers.

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The Hallmark-ification of Marketing

I grew up in a Hallmark store. You remember those cards people used to send by snail mail to show that they “cared the very best”? That was my family’s business. It was exciting as a kid, mainly because there was always a holiday around the corner. And Hallmark loves holidays. Their entire business model

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Social and Search, Google’s “Hummingbird” Algorithm

With very little pomp and circumstance, Google changed the way you find information on the web. With the amount of traffic that Google directs through the use of their search tool, this is a significant change to Internet traffic. The “Hummingbird” which Google named for being fast and precise, changes the core engine that runs

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