Why the Word ‘Guru’ Doesn’t Belong in Marketing

Melissa Meschke Marketing

“The need to call ones self a Guru is a misguided attempt at creating a degree of self importance and an effort to get people to see that social media is an important part of any marketing strategy now.” ~Anise Smith Raise your hand if you’ve heard the terms social media guru, internet marketing guru,  or digital marketing guru. For a …

Tips for Effective Cross Cultural Communication

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Usually when we find ourselves posting to Facebook or Twitter, we have an ideal audience in mind that we want to reach, impact, and connect with. As social media marketers, it’s a goal to captivate an audience full of diversity to effectively share your product or idea. The largest social media outlets may be global, but at times its difficult …

5 Things Internet People Need to Stop Doing

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The internet is a wondrous place. You can find almost everything known to mankind and many things that mankind would be better off not knowing. I spend time there now and again, and I’ve noticed that sometimes people get so wrapped up on being part of the internet that they sort of forget how people interact in the real world. …