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We know you’re always looking for reliable information about how to market your business. Each month we compile the best information on marketing strategy, social media, and more to share with our email list and on our blog. If you have a topic you’d like to hear more about, send us a message. We’re always looking for new topics to share about.

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Why We Love Around

Why We Love Around

We didn't know we needed a Zoom replacement... until we found Around. And now that we are official converts, we thought we'd share a few of our favorite Around features! If your team is suffering from Zoom fatigue, you're sick of people seeing your messy room in the...

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What PAIL Month Means to Me

What PAIL Month Means to Me

On October 2nd, 2018, I heard the four most devastating news a mother could hear. “There is no heartbeat.” My husband and I had gone to a routine ultrasound, excited to see our firstborn son on the screen. I still remember how we held hands and laughed as we strolled...

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Using GIFs and Memes in your Marketing

You’ve seen them, you’ve shared them, but let’s learn a little more about what they are and why (or why not) you should use GIFs or memes in your marketing. GIF /ɡif,jif/nounnoun: GIFa lossless format for image files that supports both animated and static images....

The best personality test to help your team function together naturally

Disclaimer: I am a personality test junkie. Ever since I first stumbled upon my first personality test, I have found excitement and belonging in taking these and learning my results. There is something powerful in learning about yourself, reading the way someone...

From MIW Podcast: The Case for Getting Weird on Social Media, Ft. Ryann Marlar

This week, we'd like to share with you an episode from Stratos' Marketing in the Wild Podcast. In this episode, Julia and Ryann talk about the case for getting weird on social media, inspired by a HootSuite article. We hope you enjoy this episode which can be found...

The Customer is (not) always right.

For the past year and a half, I have worked at Starbucks as a barista. It’s an awesome side gig. Free coffee drinks. Connections with our regulars. The power to put a smile on someone’s face by just serving them a coffee. Not too shabby!  And I have also learned...

How do you know if you are doing your “Best Work?”

With the end of Q2, we wrapped up work for some of our clients whose grant funding had dried up and others who were implementing some new marketing strategies. Whenever a client rolls off our caseload, we hold a debriefing meeting. During this meeting we make sure...