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Ann Handley
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Saying goodbye to a college-bound kid is terrible and traumatic. But weirdly, it feels right.
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So beautifully written. I have been through this, too. Two words: waterproof mascara.
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So who isn't online? Interesting data via +Pew Research Center in +MarketingProfs .
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Ah ha, so my 85-year-old dad is in good company among the 39% of seniors who "never go online." I'll stop mocking him in my mind ... ;)
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Thanks for having me +Carrie Kerpen !
 
On this episode of the #AllTheSocialLadies podcast, hear from +Ann Handley, author of WSJ bestseller Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content. http://apple.co/1g28GT9
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liveIdeas you can steal from my five faves on Instagram. With shoutouts to +ToastMeetsWorld +Brandfire Creative Agency +LiveFromSnackTime quotes and why aren't the others on G+, anyway?
I almost titled this post, “How Not to Screw Up Instagram." And I almost used shouty caps. Here's how to do Instagram right, from my 5 favorite accounts.
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My 8-yr old daughter makes a mean Instagram cake.  She's bringing to you, Ann. :)
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My latest, over at +Mark Ragan's place.
These online (and on-leash) assistants can help you gather and develop ideas, create workable first drafts and hone your writing projects.
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Thanks +Ann Handley!
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Happy Mother's Day, all.
It's sad to miss someone you love. But that's not the worst part.
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Beautiful !
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What do marketers MAKE?
Besides marketing magic? We decided to ask some of our #mpb2b  speakers, and they certainly had some fun with the question!
See all the responses here: http://mprofs.com/make

Follow ALL our B2B Marketing Forum speakers in this circle: https://plus.google.com/b/100086009540700301667/circles/b2b-marketing-forum-2015-p2e3fe18d080e9b18

Big thanks to all these awesome folks for sharing their input!
+Andy Crestodina 
+Ardath Albee 
+Michael Brenner 
+Brian Clark 
+Kristen Craft 
Tom Curtis
+frank days 
+Oli Gardner 
+Kerry O'Shea Gorgone 
+Katie Martell 
+Matt T Grant 
+Ann Handley 
+Carlos Hidalgo 
+Doug Kessler 
+Ahava Leibtag 
+Tim Matthews 
+Christopher Penn 
+Justin Rondeau 
+Eric T. Tung 
+Andrea Vahl 
+Allen Weiss 

So, now we ask: What do YOU make?

#b2bmarketing   #marketinghumor   #marketers  
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My friend +Ron Ploof created this wonderfully old-school tool that's 100% awesome.
Do you want to learn how to tell powerful stories? This old-school business storytelling tool might be the very thing you need...
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You have really cool friends Ann. Loved this
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Because essay contests to win an Inn in Maine or a goat farm in Alabama are cool. But not NEARLY as cool as winning a free trip to Boston to attend the B2B Forum from +MarketingProfs!
Do you want to attend the MarketingProfs B2B Forum, for free? Enter this essay contest...
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That 's true
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Check out Intercom's latest ebook on customer engagement. #GoodStuff
The Intercom on Customer Engagement book is a buzzword-free guide to creating and sending the right message, to the right people, at the right time.
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My latest over at LinkedIn.
In this series, professionals share what they'd do differently — and keep the same. Follow the stories here and write your own (please use #IfIWere22 in your post).When I was 22, I was newly installed in a new position in a brand-new career, fresh from college. I was working as a business journalist, and it was my first job, unless I count working the window at Jack in the Box. Which I don’t.When I look back on it, I like to think that I was thou...
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Vertebral Nice!
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What are your favorite writing tools? Here are 8 of mine.
What are the tools that you use to write? Here are the favorite 8 frictionless writing tools I use every day.
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Content strategist and author of Everybody Writes, co-author of the best-selling book on content marketing, Content Rules. Frequent speaker, writer, columnist for Entrepreneur magazine, American Express OPEN Forum. Co-founder, ClickZ. Still want more? It's here: About.me/AnnHandley and at my site, AnnHandley.com.
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Fierce mother of two. Love: Books, good wine, coffee, dogs. Not necessarily in that order.
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