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BH Management Services Hiring a Web & Electronic Marketing Specialist

Check out the job description below or on our website and apply! MARKETING SPECIALIST – WEB & ELECTRONIC MARKETINGPut your creative website and electronic marketing skills to work for an industry leader in multi-family assets! In this position you will be responsible for maintaining the company website’s content and design for each property, making…See More
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The Hashie Awards 2015 at Jasper Winery

August 20, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm
Mark your calendars for the 2015 Hashie Awards! Join us on August 20th in recognizing Iowa businesses, organizations and agencies who have demonstrated outstanding social media marketing brilliance as we host the 2nd annual Hashie Awards at Jasper Winery. Keep up with the latest Hashie updates by following the official #Hashies2015 hashtag.See More
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Why Inbound Marketing Cannot Exist Without Content

Have you heard? Paid advertising and direct mail are so out, and inbound marketing and content creation are so in. If you're an expert blogger or social media aficionado, you know that content is the heart and soul of an effective marketing strategy, just like I know that coffee is the heart and soul to an effective morning. Content acts as an initial experience for the prospect customer, educating and informing rather than pushing and telling at them to buy. No one likes a pusher and a…See More
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Why Inbound Marketing Cannot Exist Without Content

Posted by Casie Tindell on August 2, 2015 at 6:27pm 0 Comments

Have you heard? Paid advertising and direct mail are so out, and inbound marketing and content creation are so in.

 

If you're an expert blogger or social media aficionado, you know that content is the heart and soul of an effective marketing strategy, just like I know that coffee is the heart and soul to an effective morning. Content acts as an initial experience for the prospect customer, educating and informing rather than pushing and telling at them to buy. No one likes a…

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First Off, Why Should We Hire You?

Posted by Tyler Scott on April 16, 2015 at 7:12pm 0 Comments

The following was originally posted oniamtylerscott.com:

“Why should we hire you?” That’s a question I was asked in a recent interview. I know you’re supposed to be prepared for questions, but that one was really hard to answer.

Then I remembered a YouTube video one of my professors at Iowa State made us watch. It was a TED talk about Simon Sinek’s “…

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The Bow Tie Guy

Posted by Tyler Scott on April 16, 2015 at 7:10pm 0 Comments

The following was originally posted oniamtylerscott.com

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Finally made it to Des Moines to meet real people. I went to the Young ProfessionalsConnection meeting on networking. The keynote was Danny Beyer, a bow-tie-wearing rising professional speaker who followed his passion after some great advice to quit making…

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Superfans Make Great Customers

Posted by Tyler Scott on April 16, 2015 at 7:09pm 0 Comments

The following was originally posted on iamtylerscott.com

The following is an edited version of an article that had to describe why content was needed for online marketing. I did this for a recent application.

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Why do you hear whispers about marketing content around your office? Do you hear about how hard it is to create? How much you’ll need for a good ROI?…

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The Story Behind #RealPigFarming

Posted by Romelle H. Slaughter II on January 16, 2015 at 1:00pm 0 Comments

On Thursday evening, SMCDSM was invited to the National Pork Board/Pork Checkoff headquarters in Clive to hear Pork Checkoff Public Relations Manager Claire Masker talk about the Pork Checkoff's social media campaign #RealPigFarming.

The campaign was initiated after a challenge by the Pork Checkoff's…

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Event Recap: The Healthcare Industry, How to Navigate the Changing Landscape

Posted by Dan Johnson on November 10, 2014 at 9:30am 0 Comments

Our host Spencer Shiremen, Social Media Specialist for Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield, walked us through the variety of considerations this company faces from a public relations point of view. They’re tasked with helping their members and general public understand how health insurance works and its changing…

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Event Recap: "Going Digital: Why Public Agencies Should Engage"

Posted by Sara Mulholland on October 24, 2014 at 10:24am 0 Comments

          

Where it all began....

Phil Roeder, Director of Communications for…

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The Latest on the Hot Lotto® Investigation

Posted by Kim Vore on October 10, 2014 at 9:29am 0 Comments

You likely have heard by now that there’s a new development in the long-running investigation into the Hot Lotto mystery here in Iowa. The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation has released surveillance-camera footage of the jackpot-winning ticket being purchased back in December 2010…

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The Names Might Seem Sil.ly but These Ten Tools are Serious.ly Genius

Posted by Laura (Gaulke) Kinnard on September 2, 2014 at 12:00am 0 Comments

As a content strategist and online marketing coach, I am constantly reviewing affordable, effective and easy-to-use technology tools to plug into the online marketing and social media processes I build with small businesses, non-profits and marketing teams. As silly as their names may seem, many of these apps and software solutions make up for their names by providing great function and utility.…

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Time is running out for Colombian orphans Camilo and Diego who are visiting Des Moines.

Posted by Kidsave on August 18, 2014 at 3:17pm 0 Comments

Time is running out.



Camilo (12) and Diego (12) are two older orphans who are visiting Des Moines for four weeks since 1 August 2014 as a part of Kidsave Summer Miracles program. The boys are growing up in foster families and orphanages in Colombia and are in need of adoptive families. 

THEY HAVE ONLY TWO WEEKS LEFT until they have to go back…

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