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Oh I will have to check out Boxer!! Thanks for the tip.

1 week, 1 day ago on #THRIVEable Friday: Asking for Advice, Talent is for Suckers + Boxer

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Loged on! I will be checking in from Wilmington, NC. 


If anyone has any suggestions of great places to go in the area. Let me know. We have my nieces to entertain. :)

1 week, 6 days ago on Use Media Relations for Search Engine Optimization

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@ginidietrich @aimeelwest Drinking on the job is a big one. Sometimes I feel a little odd drinking during work - but someone has to taste it to write the article. LOL 


@Digital_DRK always :) are you into craft beer? 

2 weeks, 3 days ago on The Horrible Case of Unwritten Rules

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Score! Ours works on all platforms and we have an app (mac and android)


2 weeks, 3 days ago on Create a Positive Website Customer Experience

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Choose Quality Over Quantity - we have found that our customers want new news daily. They also love to read and talk about Founders KBS (a craft beer) - but we can't talk about that everyday. 



2 weeks, 3 days ago on Create a Positive Website Customer Experience

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@LauraPetrolino We don't have any comments on our website - apprently before I came along he did have comments but it would get filled up with spam so he turned that feature off. 


We get a lot of comments on social media and I think the interaction their keeps it fresher. 

2 weeks, 3 days ago on Create a Positive Website Customer Experience

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Interesting article. There are tons of unwritten rules in the alcohol industry. 

2 weeks, 3 days ago on The Horrible Case of Unwritten Rules

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@Jen Palumbo @ginidietrich I have never understood that logic. My husband works at a place like that. Fortunalty I can work from home so my boss is like call in and just work when your not drugged up on meds. 

2 weeks, 3 days ago on The Horrible Case of Unwritten Rules

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UGGG  I totally missed this due to hunting down website images for a client. Darn you for sending me the tiny images so I have to redownload the big images.


Oh well at least I have the recording. Thanks for sending that to me. I know what I will be doing this weekend. 

2 months ago on How to Write Blog Posts that Get Read and Shared

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@belllindsay Who knows... Maybe a bit of both :)

2 months, 1 week ago on Procrastinators: Stereotypes and Science

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Love you!!

2 months, 1 week ago on How to Write Blog Posts that Get Read and Shared

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Love This!! I think there are times you must hang out in my office - we were just talking about how to reach more people.


Creating a shirt now #TeamGini 

2 months, 1 week ago on How to Write Blog Posts that Get Read and Shared

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@LauraPetrolino Sometimes I think the pressure of a close deadline makes you focus on what you really want to say and not the 1500 ideas you have floating around.

2 months, 1 week ago on Procrastinators: Stereotypes and Science

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Hmm... I tend to be a bit of both. Sometimes I get things done early because I know I am going to be busy and other times I am up at 2am finishing a project. 


I think mine is from years of working in the print industry - there are times you are ahead of schedule or at least on time and everything is going well and other times where all hell is breaking lose and every few minutes you are reprioritizing what you are working on. 


Ahh the craziness that is my brain..... 



2 months, 1 week ago on Procrastinators: Stereotypes and Science

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@KateNolan @ginidietrich @biggreenpen What!! No Blizzard during a Blizzard? That has to be a crime somewhere!

2 months, 2 weeks ago on Gin and Topics: It’s Laura’s Birthday and We’re Alright

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@ginidietrich We got around a foot of snow! We are closer to 3 feet due to drifts at our house now. 


Excited about the snow!

2 months, 2 weeks ago on Gin and Topics: It’s Laura’s Birthday and We’re Alright

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@belllindsay I am sure it was a hard decisions. But that is what makes it so much better. You both realized where you needed to be before you lost something more important, freindship. 


Best of luck to your next adventure! 

2 months, 2 weeks ago on Losing a Valuable Team Member is Hard

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Happy Birthday Laura!


#4 "Don't even bother looting!" LOL I love that line.

2 months, 2 weeks ago on Gin and Topics: It’s Laura’s Birthday and We’re Alright

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Finally somone else is team android. I love my LG Flex athough I hear all time, "Is your phone curved??" in a disbeliving voice. Ahh the march of technology. 

2 months, 2 weeks ago on #THRIVEable Friday: Bad Email Habits, Busy-ness + Notifyr

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@StickyBranding @ginidietrich Family Business are facinating to study. 


It always amazes me how some last for multiple generations and some only last a few genearations or sometimes only one.


2 months, 3 weeks ago on Join Jeremy Miller for a Special Author Q&A Today

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@Eleanor Pierce We have noticed that a lot of breweries are also staring to make soda. So soon we can be a complete snob about which craft soda is the best. #sodasnobinthemaking  

Forget the fight about Pepsi and Cola this will reach a whole new epic level. 

4 months, 1 week ago on Gin and Topics: The American and Canadian Differences

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@Eleanor Pierce oh trust me I know all about beer snobs. Haha I talk to them all day, everyday.


Have you seen some of the spirit craft snobs. Now those guys/girls can take it to a whole new level! #Speakingofsnobs

4 months, 1 week ago on Gin and Topics: The American and Canadian Differences

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Love the pepsi ad! Also West Jet totally made me cry. Everyone even adults deserve a great Christmas.


You all always find the best videos to share! :)


4 months, 1 week ago on Gin and Topics: The American and Canadian Differences

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@Eleanor Pierce Plus have you seen some of the craft beer ABV's? Some of them are crazy high. 


I have seen some as high as 15-20% ABV. Such as Dogfish, 120 min IPA. (link: http://www.dogfish.com/brews-spirits/the-brews/occassional-rarities/120-minute-ipa.htm)

4 months, 1 week ago on Gin and Topics: The American and Canadian Differences

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Ok I know you are going to get some crazy questions. So what is the craziest question you have received so far?

4 months, 1 week ago on Ring in December with Spin Sucks

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@ginidietrich @allpointspr100 I wonder if it would cook quicker since it would be flat. 

5 months ago on Gin and Topics: Guys Recreate Kardashian’s Rear-End Photos

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Sounds like an interesting way to cook a turkey. I cook a huge turkey every year though so I don't know if I would be able to get it to fit in my stove like that. :)


Ok love me some Taylor Swift dancing and that news anchor needs to learn to laugh a little. Life is too short to be snobby. LOL

5 months ago on Gin and Topics: Guys Recreate Kardashian’s Rear-End Photos

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I love the haunted Oreo ad. Have you seen this one from Crest? 


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xj4WZKMu31U

5 months, 2 weeks ago on #THRIVEable Friday: Overwhelm, Hiring and Instagram for Chrome

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@Joshua Wilner/A Writer Writes @aimeelwest Sorry I meant we and in you and me. I am also part of the Gen X generation. Sorry I can see now how my 'we' could be misunderstood. 


5 months, 3 weeks ago on Leading Millennials: Do We Cater Too Much? A Millennial CEO Perspective.

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I was just thinking about finding a wake up app. I hate the blaring from my phone and all our alarm clocks have been handed out to our kids never to be seen again. LOL

5 months, 3 weeks ago on #THRIVEable Friday: Growing Pains, Innovation + WakeBright

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@Joshua Wilner/A Writer Writes I think we are a better prepared generation. Not only did we grow up learning how to do it by hand but we were also able to grow with technology and use it. 

5 months, 3 weeks ago on Leading Millennials: Do We Cater Too Much? A Millennial CEO Perspective.

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Every gernations wants to work smarter than the one before, that is in part what drives technology. 


I am on the younger end of Gen X and I HATE voice mail. I will let it build for days before I finally check it. But I am also not a fan of text speak. The funny part is, is neither of my children use text speak either.


My mom who is part of the Baby Boomer Generation jumped on board with texting. She is hearing imparied (hearing aids and cochlear implant) so talking on the phone can be a challenge. She loves to text. 


Love this from @Mary Rose Maguire " it's not necessarily a cut-and-dried scenario within the various generations. The best solution for me is to just ask. :-)"

5 months, 3 weeks ago on Leading Millennials: Do We Cater Too Much? A Millennial CEO Perspective.

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@Katefinley thank you! I love stopping by and I figure sometimes someone needs to start the converstation ball rolling. Plus truth be told part of it is purely selfish. I don't want you to stop!

6 months, 2 weeks ago on #NiceToTweetYou: 7 PR Influencers to Follow this Month (September 2014)

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Thanks for the suggestions! You guys are fabulous. :)

6 months, 3 weeks ago on #NiceToTweetYou: 7 PR Influencers to Follow this Month (September 2014)

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Really excited about this episode. I am not sure I will be able to make it live. :( 


We are gearing up for an event on Friday night and I think I'll be on site most of the day. 

7 months, 1 week ago on How to Use Visuals in Your Content Marketing

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@heatherallen109 I just downloaded a different app for my mobile phone. I never access my personal twitter account on anything else. I will check into buffer. Thanks

7 months, 2 weeks ago on How to Be Successful in PR: 9 Ways to Up Your Game and Stay Sane.

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How did I miss this?! 


Ahh yes as you get older you get a bit more perspecitive on things. I think back to some of the things I said and did and totally cringe or laugh at my absolutle niavety.

7 months, 3 weeks ago on The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Lindsay Bell

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@Danny Brown well good parents at least :) But yes it does. 

7 months, 3 weeks ago on The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Danny Brown

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@biggreenpen @amandalgant yup. People are surprised when I tell them I am actually really shy. My boss even laughed at me. He completly thought I was joking.  


ah the life of an introverted, extrovert. Oh and I could sit all day with a good cup of coffee and peope watach too.

7 months, 3 weeks ago on The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Bob LeDrew

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Can I just say I am so glad that I have not been part of a crises (knock on my screen). Yet I read all this advice so that when I am faced with this issue that I will hopefully not panic and make the correct decisions. 


You are going in the vault for future reference. :)

7 months, 3 weeks ago on Refer to Your Values in a Crisis

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Wonderful answer for the "10 years" I wouldn't want to miss a moment with my noodles.

7 months, 3 weeks ago on The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Danny Brown

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I don't have any mimosas - we do have beer in the work fridge though and the bar is always downstairs... @belllindsay @Howie Goldfarb @annhandley

8 months ago on Join Ann Handley for a Special Author Q&A Today

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@annhandley thank you. I have found that if I just go back at times it sticks out like a sore thumb and other times it is more like a needle in a haystack but I eventually the issue is found. 

8 months ago on Join Ann Handley for a Special Author Q&A Today

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@ClayMorgan I like that! Yes eating is good motivation :)


8 months ago on Join Ann Handley for a Special Author Q&A Today

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Came to the party late - but I read someone say once that when writing if you get writers block that it is not really writers block but that the story went wrong somewhere a few chapters back and somehow you know this and just need to go back and fix it. 


What are your thoughts on that? 

8 months ago on Join Ann Handley for a Special Author Q&A Today

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Super excited about this talk! I never thought I would be writing as much as I am for work. Trust me I need all the help I can get :)

8 months ago on Join Ann Handley for a Special Author Q&A Today

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I am horrible at updating my twitter account - I do the work one all day but then forget about mine. I am trying to be better. I have recently downloaded a new twitter app for my mobile so that I can separate my work and personal account. (the app I have now it's hard to tell which one I am in) I am hoping that will help things. 

8 months ago on How to Be Successful in PR: 9 Ways to Up Your Game and Stay Sane.

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