When social media hits the fan: Damage Control

When social media hits the fan: Damage Control

Someday you’re going to get an unhappy client/customer. Maybe you made a mistake, maybe an employee, maybe client is an unreasonable jerk, either way it’s going to happen. The problem is that in today’s connected world it’s easier for one person’s bad exp...

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Event Reflections: Sheryl Sandberg on Facebook

Event Reflections: Sheryl Sandberg on Facebook

Recently many of us at here at Synectics Media attended an event where we got the chance to hear Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, speak on topics such as new marketing techniques and her position at Facebook, among others. While Sandberg’s speech was tailored ...

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The Secret to Social Media

The Secret to Social Media

I’m often asked what is the secret to good social media. I believe I know the answer. Unfortunately, it’s not the answer people what to hear. People want a quick fix and magic way to the top, and it’s not that simple. Sometimes people will use robots to help in...

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Is Stress Killing You?

Is Stress Killing You?

April is National Stress Awareness Month. And today is National Stress Awareness Day.Today in the Synectics Media office, we’re acknowledging the day with a ton of activities meant to relax and relieve stress. We have stress relieving essential oils filling the...

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Starting Out Right: Social Media for Businesses

Starting Out Right: Social Media for Businesses

Congratulations! You’ve decided to start using social media for your business. Mark Zuckerberg will give you a high five! Oprah loves you! Ashton Kutcher thinks you’re rad! Bloggers will lie to you about celebrities! Now what? Believe it or not, a lot of our cl...

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Why Blogging Works

Why Blogging Works

Pretend you’re at a crowded party and you’re trying to find out where the bathroom is. You run into someone who is holding up a sign that says “I know where the bathroom is” and you ask them for assistance. They hand you a business card and say that they would ...

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Living Through (and Loving) the New Facebook News Feed

Living Through (and Loving) the New Facebook News Feed

Great news! Facebook has changed again! All the old rules for how to market your business on Facebook need to be thrown out the window! What’s that? You’re not excited? Let me tell you why this is great news. Back in December, Facebook made a change to their ne...

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Why Social Media

Why Social Media

Social Media is an excellent way to not only hone your marketing super powers, but to get important feedback from your customers. It allows you to build your brand, allowing people to become familiar with your look and tone, so they can not only recognize...

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