The Perils and Pitfalls of Social Media Marketing

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We know social media’s rules of engagement are constantly shifting and changing (like the sands of the Sahara or Rihanna’s hair). We also know this can be daunting for some staffing companies and permanently off putting for others – which is unacceptable in today’s marketing world. We understand the fears, though – of how the…

Purchase Fancy Marc Jacobs Things With A Tweet (Instead Of A Cash)!

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Well. This should be interesting. In what we in the biz like to call a “PR Stunt”,  Marc Jacobs is opening a pop up shop to launch some new fancies for his fragrance division during February’s Fashion week. It’s called “Daisy Marc Jacobs Tweet Shop” and in lieu of real money the company is accepting hashtags…

This Staffing Life – Our New Tumblr About Staffing Office Culture!

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I consider myself  lucky. I work in an office which encourages individuality, autonomy, lots and lots of really funny jokes (mine anyway) and flexibility/empathy in regards to life > work. Finding a perfect job fit isn’t just about skill sets anymore – it’s about the place you go to every day being  somewhere you actually…

Bad Copywriting and How To Fix It

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Copywriting (content writing too) is tricky. Back in the Mad Men days of marketing and advertising we were speaking directly to the consumer (and drinking a lot I guess) but now we’re speaking to the consumer (or the client) through Google and they don’t always speak the same language. So how do you marry the…

TPI Staffing Loves Their WoW Wall And So Do Their Clients

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TPI Staffing is a full-service staffing agency helping companies accommodate temporary, temp-to-hire, direct hire, payrolling and on-site staffing. TPI Staffing is recognized as one of the Top 50 Woman-Owned firms in Texas. Recently TPI started using our product Hively (a great customer feedback tool) and more specifically the Hively WoW Wall to showcase the incredible amount of…

Twitter vs. Instagram: New infographic

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I haven’t been able to easily tweet my instagram pictures for three months and it has been AWFUL. I can’t even talk about it because just when I think I’m in a good place and I’ve stopped crying someone will tweet a link to their instagrammed cat/lunch/baby and I…I have to click on it. With…