3 Social Media Lessons from the New Kids on the Block

Photo Credit: Natalie Petersen

Photo Credit: Natalie Petersen

On Wednesday, May 6th, I had the giddy joy of seeing the New Kids on the Block at the Tacoma Dome for The Main Event tour. Once I added my new program to my collection, I realized that this was my 5th time seeing them since they got back together in 2008. After watching them this most recent time, I discovered three social media lessons from The Main Event tour.

3 Social Media Lessons from NKOTB

  1. Repurpose Content

For the New Kids, many of their hits come from the late 1980’s to the early 1990’s. After performing hundreds of concerts over the past 20 plus years, it could get a little dull singing the same songs over and over again. Continue reading

3 Public Relations Lessons from the Avengers 2 Press Tour

The Avengers: Age of Ultron

What public relations can you learn from the Avengers?

Over the past few weeks I have become obsessed with the public relations events from the Avengers: Age of Ultron press tour. While most talk show interviews revolve around the same handful of questions over and over again, the cast of the much anticipated movie have had some ups and downs. Here are three public relations lessons I learned from watching Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man/Tony Stark), Chris Evans (Captain America/Steven Rogers) and Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye/Clint Barton) Continue reading

3 Social Media Lessons from Broccoli Rabe


Are you surprised that I found 3 Social Media Lessons from broccoli rabe?

Who would have thought broccoli could teach you social media lessons? I was recently scrolling through my Twitter feed and I noticed a promoted tweet for broccoli rabe, which for some reason inspired me to check out its page. Here are 3 social media lessons I discovered from the vegetable’s Twitter page.

3 Social Media Lessons from @EatBroccoliRabe

  1. Offer Help

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Facebook Updates: How to Be Engaging Part 2


What are your favorite Facebook update tips?

Writing compelling and engaging Facebook updates can be a struggle for some small businesses. Finding the right balance between information and conversation is something to strive for. Last week I gave you five tips for engaging Facebook updates; here are 5 more to use on your next posts. Continue reading