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Dave Charest
Works at Constant Contact
Attended University of Massachusetts Amherst
Lives in Massachusetts
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Shall we dance?
One, two, cha-cha-cha! Even if you’ve never danced the Cha Cha, it’s likely you’ve heard the familiar counting pattern before. I’m no dancer. But I do understand one thing: if you’re dancing with a partner and you miss a step it’s likely someone falls flat on their face. Ouch. And wouldn’t you know it? A …
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How do you repackage your content?
Tortilla chips. Nachos. Tacos. Quesadillas. Burritos. Mmm, Burritos. The yummy deliciousness you’ll taste at the Mexican restaurant. Each item has the same basic ingredients. But as the packaging changes so does the price. Even though the tortilla chips were free. It’s actually a lot like content marketing. Here’s how: Blog posts are like tortilla chips …
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Autoresponder is a great tool for your small biz!
Imagine if you could set up a simple marketing system that allowed you to capture and nurture leads for your business or nonprofit. Now imagine if you coul
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Don't settle for anything less.
 
Happy Labor Day To All You Hard Working Small Business Owners!
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Have you listened to the latest podcast? Some good social media tricks in here.
What's in this episode? 11 minutes of marketing awesomeness. This week's topic: We're taking a closer look at three tips from our post, "7 Social Media Tri
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Hope you’ve had a chance to listen to this episode. Very inspiring.
 
Fresh Insights! The newest Small Biz Stories podcast episode has been released and you don’t want to miss it. Listen to +Dave Charest speak with Jason Talbot, the co-founder of Artists for Humanity, about how powerful it is to have a strong work ethic: http://ow.ly/OCCko
Small Biz Stories tells the story of some of the bravest people you’ll ever meet — small business owners. You’ll hear how they got started, their biggest c
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“Social media?" “More like anti-social media.” “What a waste of time!” I didn't agree with what Peter was saying. But I could certainly understand it. Like
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Four teenage boys gather in a crowded kitchen with their instruments. They can barely play said instruments. In fact, the only thing they successfully manage to make is a whole bunch of noise. And the singer? Yikes! He sounds like a cat crying from being stepped on…repeatedly. That was 1976. Fast forward more than 30 [...]
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Creative guy. Husband. Dad of twin girls.
Introduction
Sr. Mngr, Content & Social Media Marketing @ConstantContact. My team and I make stuff to help you do better marketing. Dad of twin girls. Smile! It's worth it.
Bragging rights
When it was legal I won an online poker tournament with 1,214 people.
Education
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst
    Communications
  • Northern Essex Community College
    Journalism/Broadcasting | Theater
  • Marymount Manhattan College
    Acting
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Male
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Senior Manager, Content and Social Media Marketing
Employment
  • Constant Contact
    Senior Manager, Content and Social Media Marketing, 2011 - present
  • DaveCharest.com
    Social Media Marketing | Copywriting | Content Marketing, present
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Massachusetts
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NYC
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