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    Personal Brand: Web Series Content Creator


    Super Geeked Up is following in the path of podcasts before it that have taken nerd culture and embraced it as the fun art form that it is. Ranging from the more classic high fantasy to current day comic books, this sect of entertainment is just as varied and nuanced as every other topic that …

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    Ignore and Build Your Brand


    I’ve been editor of this blog for six years and across the years I’ve seen my fair share of naysayers saying “there’s no such thing as personal brands”.  Funny, it’s those same people who say that who are often working hard building their online reputation, investing in promotions and content marketing to boost their “image” …

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    Posted in Brand Yourself As, Marketing, Personal Branding

    3 Ways To Make Your Personal Brand Newsworthy


    Guest Author:  Phoebe Chongchua is a multimedia Brand Journalist who teaches: Think Like A Journalist, To Increase Your Bottom Line.


    Even in this era where we’re told the formula: EC=MC, ( “every company is a media company”) developing a personal brand that’s newsworthy and attracts traditional media attention has merit.


    But the question …

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    Posted in Networking, news, Personal Branding, tv

    Linking Social Media and Customer Service


    You know social media is important, and you’ve no doubt discovered just how detrimental it can be to your company to simply ignore the status quo. After all, according to Upwork, 70-90% of all of your customers use it. Though you may only utilize its features to get your company’s information across, don’t neglect the …

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    Posted in Personal Branding, Social Media

    Personal Brand Super Geeked Up


    Jeff Burns is a man that seemingly arose out of nowhere. Look around anywhere on the internet, and you’ll be met with his most popular works, Super Knocked Up and Super Geeked Up. Try to go any further back, and you’re met with relative silence. However, fame doesn’t come cheap. While it might be great …

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    Posted in Interview, Personal Branding, Success Story

    The Brand: Dolores Umbridge


    One of the most detrimental things a company can hold on to is that being liked equates to being popular. In reality, wherever there is an adored brand, there is an equally detested name. For  every Harry Potter, there is a Dolores Umbridge. These anti-heroes are not popular because they are nice to people, they …

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    Posted in Media Branding

    Captivating Captivology: An Interview with Ben Parr

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    From the mind of writer Ben Parr comes his first work, Captivology: The Science of Capturing People’s Attention, a scientific and psychological approach to how attention is captured. In It, Parr addresses the role technology has played in severely lowering our attention spans due to the 24/7 access to unlimited entertainment it provides. Because of …

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    Posted in Book Reviews, entrepreneurship, Marketing, Personal Branding

    Breaking Down The Break


    Life happens. While we try to control even the tiniest aspects of it, there are always events that can simply never be predicted. Needing to care for an elderly loved one or even realizing you want to be a full-time mom or dad results in wonderful family time but can leave you stranded once you’re …

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    Posted in Personal Branding, Skill Development, Success Strategies

    The Stronger Brand – Harry Potter or Rick Grimes?


    Fun or just the facts?  When Ryan Rhoten interviewed me for his podcast, it was more of a conversation and storytelling between two friends over coffee (since we’ve known each other for a while from #brandchat – a weekly chat every Wednesday about branding).

    He asked me – who do you think has the more …

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    Posted in Corporate Branding, Media Branding, Personal Branding

    Anonymous Rage


    Digital anger happens to everyone. Whether blindsided by a rude comment or engaged in a chat that quickly heats up, there is no evading the feeling of wanting to yell at your inanimate screen before throwing it on the floor. Unfortunately, breaking your screen won’t erase the rage now bubbling inside you. The message remains …

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    Posted in Media Branding, Personal Branding, Reputation Management
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