Marketing used to be different – a lot different. Today, brands are faced with a myriad of opportunities for reaching customers online; and, while the social landscape can be daunting, it holds a world of opportunities for connecting with consumers in deeper and more meaningful ways. To help guide marketers during this exciting time of transition, we’ve published the Social Marketing Playbook. Our comprehensive strategic report aims to help marketers evaluate the opportunities available, determine which ones are best for their brands and develop a strategy following best practices for achieving success in social media.
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Many energy pundits predict peak oil will happen soon, it it’s not yet upon us. That’s the time when the world’s oil reserves start to dwindle as their production capacities have been breached. But an equal number believe that there are still not yet harnessed fossil based energy reserved just waiting to be mined. Thanks to many independent fuel prospectors who prefer to believe in the latter, the world now has small players like the Texas Allied Petroleum whose growing portfolio of oil and natural gas development projects certainly go beyond their 6-year existence in the industry.
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Having determined the target audience, the corresponding desired impacts need to be identified. These may be: to get attention and interest, to get a new receiver perspective, to eliminate or abate opposition, to dramatize, to make beliefs more meaningful, or to validate special aspects. To do this one needs to choose techniques and devices which seem most likely to gain the succession of predicted impacts. And in doing so, it is generally wise to select a few (rather than many) techniques. It is much better to do a good job with a minimum number than to risk achieving mediocre results from trying too may approaches.
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About helping people as individuals, not as ‘types’ or members of groups, applies with special emphasis to teaching, which is a vital form of help. No man’s philosophy of work comes to him full-blown. It is accumulated with experiences and, to a large extent, from other people. It evolves, grows, matures, and is revised almost daily. This process goes on in a slightly different way for every person.
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