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Voice Marketing and Screen Lock – Twenty Over Ten

Voice Marketing and Screen Lock – Twenty Over Ten

It’s Noisy Out There With average daily screen time at 11 hours, we’re inundated with content. Media is a business whose product is your attention and whose customers are advertisers. That’s the digital content model we have today. The primary ways we get content...

What is Voice Marketing?

What is Voice Marketing?

Voice Marketing definition: Voice Marketing is the strategies and tactics used to reach your target audience through voice-enabled devices powered by AI assistants such as Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple Siri. It includes sonic branding, recorded audio...

Marketing Tomorrow: What’s the Sound of Your Brand?

Marketing Tomorrow: What’s the Sound of Your Brand?

Packaging will take on new meaning for brands, expanding from visuals into sound. Logos and text won't be enough in a voicefirst world. In the next couple years, the visual look and feel of a brand will not be enough to compete. Packaging will be more sensory and...

Voice :

Best Easy Podcasting Equipment – Microphone and More

Best Easy Podcasting Equipment – Microphone and More

Since I started podcasting in 2012, the technology and equipment available to anyone who wants to make a podcast or Flash Briefing has improved considerably and prices have dropped. You can get a good quality setup for a couple hundred bucks. There's no reason you...

Why You Need a Voice Marketing Strategy NOW

Why You Need a Voice Marketing Strategy NOW

A #VoiceFirst marketing strategy is a must. Brands and marketers - get ready. We aren't gonna be typing and squinting at GUIs much longer. Why you need a voice marketing strategy now: https://youtu.be/JPV2l2pMAqs Smart speakers are the fastest growing consumer...

Personal Finance :

Stop with Meme Stocks: How to Really Build Wealth

Stop with Meme Stocks: How to Really Build Wealth

Please stop obsessing over individual stocks, especially meme stocks. After the madness surrounding Gamestop $GME let's look at how most people will actually be able to build wealth over time. It's not hand picking stocks you read about on Reddit....

Tipping is Broken (And Don’t Tip on Tax)

Tipping is Broken (And Don’t Tip on Tax)

According to a new creditcards.com study, nearly 2/3 or 66% of millennials typically tip below the standard 20% suggestion at restaurants. About 50% adults older than 38 say they tip less than 20%. Source: Millennials Are the Worst When it Comes to Tipping. Three...

Travel for Free on Credit Card Points – The Chase Trifecta

Travel for Free on Credit Card Points – The Chase Trifecta

Are you still using a debit card or cash? STOP leaving money on the table! You can earn reward points on everyday purchases with many credit cards. However, I recommend Chase credit cards, in particular the strategic Chase Trifecta. With a little effort (using the...

Tips and Advice :

Six Lessons on Health and Happiness (Part 1)

Six Lessons on Health and Happiness (Part 1)

2016 was a year that everyone (in my echo chamber) was happy to see end. I reflected for a month, and here are six takeaways regarding health, happiness, social life, and apps: There is usually no Ctrl+Shift+T for life, but you can always open a new tab.  Retweet....

The Budget Keeper: Three Money Saving Tips for Your Twenties

The Budget Keeper: Three Money Saving Tips for Your Twenties

This advice is geared toward your early twenties but is applicable to any stage of life. Whether you're a recent college grad or a bit older, these tips will save you and make you the most money, based on my experience and calculations as a woman in my latest of...

5 Resources to Help You Learn UX

5 Resources to Help You Learn UX

Here are five helpful resources about UX (user experience) design and copywriting. These are a great place for a beginner to start. If you're already in marketing, you're probably less of a beginner than you may think, if you've been paying attention. Pay attention...

How to Manage LinkedIn Privacy – Stop Sharing Your Contacts

How to Manage LinkedIn Privacy – Stop Sharing Your Contacts

You may have unknowingly granted LinkedIn access to hundreds of your contacts and emails. The confusing privacy policy and slippery UI make it difficult to tell how much data you're sharing.  It's probably a lot more than you realize. Read on to learn how to reclaim...

Career :

Stop with Meme Stocks: How to Really Build Wealth

Stop with Meme Stocks: How to Really Build Wealth

Please stop obsessing over individual stocks, especially meme stocks. After the madness surrounding Gamestop $GME let's look at how most people will actually be able to build wealth over time. It's not hand picking stocks you read about on Reddit....

How to File an LLC – Best Tips No One Told Me

How to File an LLC – Best Tips No One Told Me

Ready to start a business? Here's the simple, most helpful advice that's hard to find. https://youtu.be/TgGRM7hcUXw When researching how to start my marketing business and form an LLC, I was overwhelmed by the confusing information online. I just wanted simple answers...

Reviews :

Best Video Podcasting Equipment for Zoom – 2020

Best Video Podcasting Equipment for Zoom – 2020

YouTube is the #1 destination for podcast consumption, with 70.2% of respondents accessing podcasts there, followed by Spotify at 33.9%, according to a University of Florida study, 2019. What is the best video podcasting setup for Zoom? Logitech BRIO webcamRing...

Best Easy Podcasting Equipment – Microphone and More

Best Easy Podcasting Equipment – Microphone and More

Since I started podcasting in 2012, the technology and equipment available to anyone who wants to make a podcast or Flash Briefing has improved considerably and prices have dropped. You can get a good quality setup for a couple hundred bucks. There's no reason you...

Top 4 Reviews: Standing Desks and Ergonomic Products

Top 4 Reviews: Standing Desks and Ergonomic Products

You need honest, quality reviews when purchasing ergonomic products. Your health is on the line. I've been reviewing standing desks, floor mats, balance boards, and compression socks since 2012 before everyone was worried about sitting. Read more about why you should...

MacBook vs. MacBook Air: Which should you buy?

MacBook vs. MacBook Air: Which should you buy?

I am so happy with my new 12-inch MacBook. I wanted to share my buying experience comparing it to the 13-inch MacBook Air to help you decide between the two. This review focuses on the MacBook. Friends love their 2011 MacBook Airs, so I initially thought I would go...

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