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Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner!

In Marketing 101, Social Media by Laura Stocker1 Comment

Laura:  Did you hear the one about the marketing gal who set out to write a blog about the silliness of Facebook contests? To research her blog, she randomly selected three Facebook contests to enter – from the dozens that litter her feed each day. Two were national brands and one was a local company. The lady in question followed …

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Secret Origins: The Curious Case of the Artistic Bachelor

In The Woo by Chad AdamsLeave a Comment

Chad: When I think about the various and sundry jobs I’ve had the opportunity of working in my meager 24 years, I can’t quite define the clear path that led to where I am today. Previous employment opportunities ranged from landscaping and grounds keeping to a minor acting role and animal handling. My longest-tenured gig was a foray into the …

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Secret Origins: Adventures in Babysitting

In The Woo by Deb Kemp1 Comment

Deb: I remember fondly the first $1.50 I made. It was glorious! A dollar bill and two shiny quarters were my hard-earned rewards for three hours of babysitting a 4-year-old in my neighborhood. I was 8 years old, and I thought I was living large! I had cared for my baby brother often (he was born when I was 7), …