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Room Setup for Presentation

Room Setup For Presentations

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Yesterday, I attended a lunch and learn by Perkins Coie. David McShea had some great things to say about Negotiation. But, what stuck out to me was how he framed the information. I have found myself in the same situation many times. In-person marketing. In-person presentation. What do you put on the table? Should you […]

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Mikel at the Chamber

The Chamber Made Me Famous

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A fable for the modern day networker. Introduction This modern fable for networking is based-on my journey through the local Chamber of Commerce. Throughout the text, you’ll find actual data from The Schapiro Group’s study called, The Real Value of Joining a Local Chamber of Commerce, A Research Study. The Chamber Made Me Famous was published […]

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A Woman Doing Research on Her Smartphone

Google on Your Phone: A Case for SEO

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People thought that friends would ask other friends for product recommendations on social media. They do this some. But, not as much as marketers had hoped for. If that was the case, there would be a lot less uncertainty about the return on investment of being active on social media sites. What’s going on is […]

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wework south lake union

New Office at WeWork South Lake Union

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Chess Club Media is happy to announce that we’ve opened up shop at WeWork in South Lake Union. WeWork is a co-working space full of makers, creators and entrepreneurs. South Lake Union’s carefully thought out development is evident in the number of parks, bike-friendly streets, sustainable buildings, and convenience to public transportation that easily connects […]

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Mikel's Database Notes

Save Money With A Database

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Digital marketing blossoms with an organized set of databases. By keeping frequently referenced materials neatly organized and easy-to-access, you can save time, be consistent and recognize opportunities. Approach Three technologies make this recommendation possible: cloud-based storage, cloud-based apps and device compatibility. Currently, a Google account grants you access to all of these. Google Drive for […]

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Mikel Jorgensen Just One Club Award

Just One Club Award

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Today, our founder Mikel Jorgensen was awarded with the Just One Club Award for membership recruitment by the South Lake Chamber of Commerce. The South Lake Chamber of Commerce is a Certified Chamber of Commerce. Their strategy for membership recruitment this year is built around the idea of a Just One Club. If each member of […]

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Most Innovative Social Media Marketing Award

Most Innovative Social Media Marketing Award

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On November 11, 2012, the South Lake Chamber of Commerce (and County Commissioner Sean Parks) presented Chess Club Media with an award for the most Innovative Use of Social Media to promote the Taste of South Lake. For the competition, we went to each restaurant who was planning to compete at the Taste of South Lake. […]

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