Emerson Salon’s New Business Model — Learn Social Media By Example

Emerson Salon - Seattle

If you think social media campaigns are limited to the big players in the consumer market, you are mistaken. And if you believe that a social media campaign needs to be huge in order to succeed, you definitely need to reevaluate your beliefs!

If you’re active on Facebook and Twitter, there is a fair chance that you might have heard of Emerson Salon; the social savvy salon that has enjoyed great success through channels like Facebook, Twitter and their blog.

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10 Ways That Social Media Can Help You Land a Job!

Regardless of your university major and work field, there is always that edge which can help you land a job easier and with less fret. Traditionally, some interpersonal communication skills were required, then we moved to computer knowledge followed up by internet usage techniques.

But those were the old days. Nowadays, things are different and to land a job in a good reputable company or organization, you need some know-hows relating to social media, its channels and its benefits.

Therefore, in order to help you utilize social media for landing a job, I’ve prepared a list of the top 10 ways in which social media can be used to boost your resume and give you an edge over other applicants.

1. Create a Blog:

Blogs are usually a portal to your personality, or at least that’s what many employers would assume. Creating and managing a well organized and creative blog can be an indirect way of showing your employer your strengths when it comes to design, writing or even social media knowledge.

DI’s Ad for Print Advertising — Learn Social Media By Example

Dagens Industri had a mission: Launching Zebra, a new 4 wheel drive for the Swedish market, they first thought of social media. However, they end up sticking to print advertising since it is “much simpler and easier”! This is the whole idea behind the Youtube video! The deduction is: social media is not always the right solution!

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Coca Cola’s Expedition 206 Campaign — Learn Social Media by Example

oca-Cola is going big, real big, with this campaign! They are giving three people the chance of a lifetime to travel for 365 days to 206 destinations with only one mission: to search for and share the happiness of coca-cola with everyone they meet during their journey.

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“Let’s Move” Fighting Child Obesity — Learn Social Media By Example

“Let’s Move” Fighting Child Obesity — Learn Social Media By Example

irst Lady Michelle Obama hula hoops with children during the Healthy Kids Fair on the South Lawn of the White House

First Lady Michelle Obama kicked off a campaign to try to end childhood obesity within a generation. The campaign is called "Let's Move" to help reduce children obesity. Read more to find out more on how, stats and lessons learned.

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10 Things You Need to Start Tweeting About!

10 Things You Need to Start Tweeting About!

Twitter

As a response to 10 Things You Need to Stop Tweeting About, I decided to write a comprehensive compilation of the top ten things you need to start tweeting about, adding the need and value of those topics as eye openers for you and your Twitter friends! Enjoy!

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Lebanon’s Civil Marriage Not Civil War — Social Media in Action!

Lebanon’s Civil Marriage Not Civil War — Social Media in Action!

Time for change

“Civil marriage, not civil war” was among the banners carried by the mostly young, educated protesters who gathered in response to a campaign on Internet social networking sites. It was Lebanon’s first such demonstration in favor of secularism.

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Learn Social Media by Example: “Give Me My Chuck” Campaign

Learn Social Media by Example: “Give Me My Chuck” Campaign

Be a nerd.. Join the herd!

The reason behind the unique "Chuck" campaign is NBC's announcement of stopping the series Chuck, which has garnered lots of critical praise, has not seen that translate into ratings success.

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10 Tips on How to Get Your Writing Groove Back!

10 Tips on How to Get Your Writing Groove Back!

Likeable Supervisor Cartoon

If you're a writer and a blogger, your writing muse is very valuable! Therefore, and strictly from experience, I decided to share with you the top ten tips of getting your writing groove back!

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Learn Social Media by Example: The Zack16 Campaign

Learn Social Media by Example: The Zack16 Campaign

Comment on Youtube

The Meet Zack Campaign by Leo Burnett USA is quite the fascinating and boundary decimating campaign. It really pushes the limits of what kind of approach a marketing campaign can take and it blurs the lines of what is an ad.

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