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Challenging YOU to a Hands-on Cook-off!

Latest News - Posted by monica on May 14, 2013

We’re very excited that this year’s fourth annual  Hands-on Cook-off is underway! If you’re not familiar, this BC-wide contest challenges kids, teens, and adults across BC to grab a friend or family and create a (3 min or less) video showing how to make a recipe. Breakfast, lunch, snack, dinner, desert…. whatever you fancy!  This…

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Top Apps & Tools for Business

Latest News - Posted by monica on March 4, 2013

The following is a guest post from Mark Wardell, author and business leader extraordinaire, who heads up international business advisory group, Wardell.    Top Apps & Tools for Business   So many amazing apps and tools have come into my life this past year. Clearly, there’s no shortage of innovation when it comes to designing…

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We’ve moved!

Latest News - Posted by kirstin on February 25, 2013

This month The Social Agency moved into new office space in Gastown. Yay! We’ve shacked up with our old friends at Pound & Grain and our new friends at smak and Wrench Creative. We’re at 326 West Cordova Street. Come by and say hi!

Social media tips from the best in the biz

Latest News - Posted by monica on November 26, 2012

When we say “best in the biz” we aren’t exaggerating. Over the years, we’ve had the pleasure of meeting and working with some of the most influential creative agencies and organizations in Vancouver. As a final round up for our Social Media class, we’ve amalgamated their social media tips as a parting gift to our…

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Professors Krake & Richter Join UBC Faculty

Latest News - Posted by monica on November 5, 2012

  We’re very excited to be teaching the Social Media Project course this Fall Semester at UBC. Over the course of the next four Tuesdays in November, we’ll be tweeding up for an evening with our students. We’ll admit, you’re our first students. What can you expect from us? A hands-on, practical approach to developing successful social…

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The Social Agency’s foray into politics… Can We Do It?

Latest News - Posted by kirstin on July 25, 2012

Recently we’ve joined forces with the mighty Matt Toner from Zeros to Heroes and his inspiring Can We Do It? campaign. Matt and his team are trying to bring awareness to the plight of the local digital media industry in the wake of some high profile company closures like Radical Entertainment and RockStar. Not the…

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Celebrating Better Together’s Big Win!

Latest News - Posted by monica on May 30, 2012

We are excited to share in the success of Better Together, which has recently been awarded the .CA Impact Award in the Non-Profit category! If you’re not familiar, the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) each year celebrates the people and organizations that use their .CA website to make a difference in four categories: Public Sector…

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Interested in Drupal? Vancouver Summit to Showcase Business Benefits of Drupal.

Latest News - Posted by monica on April 19, 2012

The Drupal Business Summitis coming to Vancouver in June, to explore the many ways Drupal enables businesses to create vibrant communities, get closer to their target audience, and improve their overall business ROI. A panel of international speakers will uncover the advantages to businesses offered by Drupal in the areas of customer experience management, interactive…

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Gamification expert Scott Dodson coming to Vancouver: March 23

Latest News - Posted by kirstin on March 19, 2012

Bobber Interactive‘s sociable COO will share “Increase your ROI” strategies at Merging Media ACCESS 360 Workshop. Merging Media 2011 audience favourite Scott Dodson will return to Vancouver to provide an in depth session on how to use gamification to increase ROI. Taking place at the SFU Woordwards Complex, Merging Media’s ACCESS 360 Workshop will tap…

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Marketing to the It Girl

Latest News - Posted by monica on February 6, 2012

There are trendsetters and then there are It Girls, the most influential of trendsetters. You might think of an “It Girl” as an elite young starlet or fashionista with amazing powers of attraction. That’s the common use of the term, which was originally coined by 20th century pop culture icon, British novelist Elinor Glyn, pictured…

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