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Copyright Protected

Unique content is best for your website and customer communications. But, smart use of third party text and photos can augment your marketing without stretching your resources. Just remember to respect copyright for content you didn’t commission or create yourself. Copyright laws apply to all kinds of text and photos published in print or on
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Press Workshop Slideshow

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Workshop: Press Engagement

Say goodbye to press release jitters. You and your staff can take control of your exposure in print and broadcast news media. And, see a great return on your investment with confident press and media engagement. Press Engagement Workshop 2 – 4 p.m. Thursday, March 3, 2016 Bandon Professional Center 1010 First St. SE, Bandon,
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Read Before You Write

Producing original content for your business can boost your content marketing and deliver great return on your investment. Before you start burning up the keyboard with your latest business manifesto, adopt a back-to-school mode: Read before you write. Reading local and regional news, plus publications in your market niche will make you a smarter content
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Press Engagement

  Press writing is often my first assignment with a new client. I’m always pleased to help businesses and organizations share their news with print publishers and broadcast producers. Here’s why– Trust and Awareness Nothing increases brand trust and customer awareness better than editorial
content published by respected news and entertainment outlets. Public engagement with news
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Content Marketing F.A.Q.

You can speak directly to your audience: deliver information, products and services that solve problems or address what your customers need and want. What is content marketing? It’s marketing focused on creation and distribution of content to a defined audience. Your content should attract and retain customer attention and lead the customer to action. What’s
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Training and Strategic Planning

You’ve got a smart network eager to promote your business. You’re ready to take the next step in your content marketing. Give your staff, members, and volunteers the tools they need to sustain your communications objectives. My background is in education. I started my professional life as a public school teacher, and I enjoy training professionals
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Let’s talk about what makes your business unique.

Companies seeking content marketing services look for professionals with an English or journalism background, according to the SalesForce blog, “15 Impressive Content Marketing Hiring Stats” April 2014— Geneva has both! Communications Consulting I’ve helped businesses and organizations promote their services in a variety of ways: project direction and content production for new websites, news and
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Tis the Season

… for Bandon cranberries. Spicy Cranberry Cuties make a festive appetizer. This quick and…

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Tis the Season

… for Bandon cranberries. Spicy Cranberry Cuties make a festive appetizer. This quick and…

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