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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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Your 2012 Marketing Plan: Dream Big & Be Real

Latest News - Posted by monica on December 20, 2011

2011 is winding down, the holidays are in full swing, and perhaps you’re feeling lulled into marketing complacency by a shortbread cookie coma. Put the cookie down! You’ve got less than two weeks to sharpen up and map out next year’s Marketing Plan so you’re all set for success come January 1. Here are a…

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5 reasons to attend meshwest

Latest News - Posted by kirstin on November 27, 2011

1. There’s some seriously awesome speakers. From homegrown talent like Stewart Butterfield, Alexandra Samuel, Jason Bailey and Darren Barefoot to imports like Erik Blachford and Mark Johnson, the mesh speaker list is inspiring on its own. 2. You don’t have to fly to Toronto. This is the first time mesh will be held on the…

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Personal Branding: When the brand you are promoting is YOU

Latest News - Posted by mercedes on November 14, 2011

Branding is not just for businesses anymore. These days, personal branding has become critical, and it’s no surprise why. We live in a time when a future employer has only to do a Google search to find out almost everything they need to know to make a decision about hiring YOU. I recently attended the…

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Social Tools Improve Communications, Productivity & Your Bottom Line

Latest News - Posted by mercedes on September 22, 2011

In just about a week, social intranet experts from across North America will converge in Vancouver for the Social Intranet Summit. Hosted by Vancouver-based ThoughtFarmer, this year’s summit (happening September 28th) is all about the bottom line. Although early adopters and innovators have been reaping the benefits of social intranets for the past few years,…

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