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Tips For Not Letting Social Media Consume Your Life

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There are certain times of the year that social media can consume your life. Election time is an easy time to get sucked in. If you find yourself searching social media for all things related to an upcoming election, it’s time to take a break.  And if you are not careful, your friendships will suffer. As […]

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Simple Tips For Using Instagram In Your Small Business

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Instagram is a beautiful place to be on social media. From photos to life experiences, there’s a lot of beauty shared on this social media platform. Do you recall the last photo you loved on Instagram? Chances are, you probably do and you will return to that Instagram account. Small business owners have an opportunity […]

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North Iowa Women In Business Series: Featuring Mary Hopper

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The North Iowa Women In Business Series continues, as we introduce you to Mary Hopper of Natural Plus Nursery. Mary is your resource, when it comes to selecting the perfect plants, shrubs and flowers in North Iowa. Business Name: Natural Plus Nursery When Did You Start Your Business? Natural Plus Nursery was started in 1978 by […]

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My Three Biggest Takeaways From The Global Leadership Summit 2016

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I recently had the opportunity to attend the Global Leadership Summit in Clear Lake, Iowa. It was a couple days filled with excitement and “my people.” Have you ever felt like you needed time to be with the people that really understand you? If your answer is yes, make it happen today or tomorrow! I always […]

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True Colors Shine Through Social Media

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I watch a lot of what happens on social media and it saddens me that people can be so brazen. I recently met a new person in my community and thought they were a nice person, until they left a very rude, threatening comment to a Facebook friend of mine, through Facebook. This made me think…. […]

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North Iowa Women In Business Series: Featuring Angie Huffman

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The North Iowa Women In Business series continues. I would like to introduce you to Angie Huffman of Be Well God Bless. Angie has a passion for helping others, as she is passionate about people, God and problem solving. If you have a business that needs a little help, Angie has a solution for you. […]

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Top Three Reasons To Start A Blog

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I have been blogging for 7 1/2 years and there’s one thing for certain, a blog, is still a blog. Over time, social media platforms have come and gone. But, blogging in general has not changed. Blogs are still a fun way for you to share your thoughts with the world wide web. I am […]

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I Am Embracing Snapchat And Here’s What I Have Learned

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I jumped on the Snapchat train a few months ago and hopped off. In the meantime, Snapchat became a major social media player in the world of business. As someone who travels alot, it made sense for me to jump back on the train. I hope you can see how easy Snapchat is to use, […]

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How To Grow Your Twitter Account Organically

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You can grow your Twitter account organically, with patience and time. I am asked on a weekly basis, “How do I get Twitter followers?” My answer every single time is, “You need to be there.” When I hopped on the Twitter train in 2009, I honestly had no clue what was going on. I did […]

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BC Stack Is What You Need To Help Grow Your Business

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Note: This post contains affiliate links. BC Stack is one of those deals that you honestly afford to pass up. If you are looking to grow your business, this is a great resource from several experts. From tips on shooting live Facebook video to starting a social media breakfast club in your area, this stack […]

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