Who’s The Boss? May 10, 2019

You know how Dave Ramsey says you have to tell your money what to do? It’s the same with social media. You can’t be a slave to it.

I will not keep my notifications on, checking my phone...

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Are You Doing It Wrong? May 09, 2019

Probably not. 

I would argue that you’re asking the wrong question.

Social media posting is not a matter of doing it right and wrong. It’s more a matter of inviting in the people...

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7 Things To Do When You Don’t Feel Inspired To Post May 08, 2019
  1. Try to answer the question: What keeps your audience/customers up at night?
  2. Look through posts from someone you admire in a different industry and see if you can adapt it to fit yours.
  3. Stage a...
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Boost Your Social Confidence May 06, 2019

A social media stat to boost your confidence:

According to the Rival IQ Social Media Industry Benchmark Report, the average engagement rate for Instagram is 1.6%. This may sound depressingly low,...

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The New December May 05, 2019

I’m entering into a very busy work and personal season. Maybe you are too. With all the end of school activities, graduations and work projects needing to be wrapped up before the summer...

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Judging Posts May 04, 2019

Do not judge your social media post an hour after you post it. 

Don’t judge it a day after you post it. 

You may even give it a week.

A month is even better.

Personally, only let...

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Algorithms May 02, 2019

“The algorithm is a word we like to throw around – this mystical unicorn. Literally no one – unless you’re a Facebook or Instagram engineer – knows how it works...

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Spring May 01, 2019

Spring is not my favorite season.

It’s not you, Spring. It’s me. #allergies

However, I do love the feeling of awakening and renewal Spring invites. Just when we think we’ll be...

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Scheduling Apr 30, 2019

Friend: I saw that thing you just posted.

Me: ???

Friend: It was about X.

Me: Oh! I schedule everything. I can never remember what’s posting when.

At any given time, I manage 12+ social media...

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Assumptions Apr 29, 2019

My math teacher in 7th grade wrote the word ASSUME in big capital letters on the blackboard. Then he split the word with two lines of chalk.

ASS | U | ME

He said: Don’t assume. When you...

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Digital Sabbath Apr 28, 2019

I’m coming out of my weekly 24-hour fast from social media, email or being online. I wholeheartedly believe that everyone would benefit from taking 1 day a week off from staring at a screen.

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Ill-Fitting Relationships Apr 26, 2019

“One of the ways we try to punish ourselves for not being more or better or thinner or stronger is by trying to squeeze ourselves – force ourselves, even – into all kinds of...

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