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Great to see American Made companies growing. 
 
“Marketers at different companies and organizations have found ways to work together for years. They frequently call it by different names but fundamentally, it comes down to one or more marketers collaborating on marketing campaigns to reach additional segments and extend their reach. I like to call it Together Marketing.”, said +Kurt Uhlir, +sideqik co-founder. “The strategy lets each marketer reach a broader audience than they otherwise could alone.” 

#TogetherMarketing   #MadeinUSA   #MadeinAmerica  
To help cut through the noise, marketers at consumer brands are increasingly marketing together with different types of partners.
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A good marketer definitely needs a cape. #superheroes   #marketing   #ecommerce   
 
37 Marketing Quotes Every Marketer Should Hold Close to Their Heart http://ow.ly/2TJFIc
Marketing quotes may seem cheesy, but they feed our inspiration. Here are 37 marketing quotes to remind us why we love what we do and why we do it.
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Business News Daily asked 30 business owners and experts to define what leadership means to them. Their ideas may just lead you to create your own definition of leadership.

Here's what they had to say: http://www.businessnewsdaily.com/3647-leadership-definition.html

#leadership   #motivationalmonday   #motivationmonday   #motivation   #entrepreneur   #atlanta   #atdc  

Great to be included in this group. 

"Too many people view management as leadership. It's not. Leadership comes from influence, and influence can come from anyone at any level and in any role. Being open and authentic, helping to lift others up and working toward a common mission build influence. True leadership comes when those around you are influenced by your life in a positive way." – Kurt Uhlir, CEO and co-founder, Sideqik
Business owners and experts weigh in on what leadership is and what makes a good leader.
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Forget new analytics, tools, or sophisticated targeting systems. The newest tool coming to digital marketers is low-tech: beards. In a new report released from our labs team, research noted that beards have a direct correlation to marketing engagement.

Sid Barley was the lead researcher in the study.

“We took 100 marketers. 25 were content marketers and digital marketers with beards, 25 were certified digital marketers without beards, 25 were media buyers with beards, and 25 were media buyers without beards. All of these subjects were in digital marketing at consumer brands in the United States during the study”

#marketing   #digitalmarketing   #beard   #beardlife   #research   #socialmedia   #contentmarketing   #marketingstrategy   #atlanta  
Forget new analytics, tools, or sophisticated targeting systems. The newest tool coming to digital marketers for increasing engagement is low-tech: beards.
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Alright, it's Monday and you may not be feeling it, but you can do this. "Cowboy up" and let's go...I didn't hear no bell. 

#motivationmonday   #motivation   #inspiration   #marketing  
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Great to be helping others grow, like those that helped me.

“Sideqik believes in stewarding a portion of our time to help grow the next generation of entrepreneurs and help fill the skills gap that often occurs between the classroom and a student’s desired full-time position,” “Campus Connect provides a focused way for us to connect with those students looking to make an impact and help them reach their goals.”

+Georgia Tech  #atlanta   #skillsgap  
 
“Sideqik believes in stewarding a portion of our time to help grow the next generation of entrepreneurs and help fill the skills gap that often occurs between the classroom and a student’s desired full-time position,” said +Kurt Uhlir Sideqik’s founder and chief executive. “Campus Connect provides a focused way for us to connect with those students looking to make an impact and help them reach their goals.”

#skillsgap   #atlanta   #startups   #college   #quote  
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What is the single best place small business owners should invest or re-invest capital to get the biggest bang for the buck for their business? 

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"There are so many places a business owner could invest. However, it really comes down to one question that should drive the decision on where to invest or re-invest"


#entrepreneur   #marketing   #growth   #quote   #smb   #smbtips  
Among the very top financial goals that any small business typically strives to achieve are: positive cash flow, steady sales, and return on invested capital. N
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Pinterest sent out a warning email to influential pinners that they were going to “automatically remove all affiliate links, redirects and trackers on Pins.”

Read more about how it will affect your brand and ecommerce sales @ http://www.sideqik.com/together-marketing/pinterests-affiliate-marketing-surprise

#affiliatemarketing   #ecommerce   #marketing   #pinterest   #pinterestmarketing  
Pinterest's affiliate marketing surprise is not necessarily a welcome one. See who is targeted in the affiliate crackdown introduced last week.
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"What we really need is a mindset shift that will make us relevant to today’s consumers, a mindset shift from ‘telling & selling’ to building relationships." 
 - +Jim Stengel | Former Global Marketing Officer of Procter & Gamble

Read 36 more Marketing Quotes Every Marketer Should Hold Close to Their Heart https://lnkd.in/ecKj8u7

#marketing   #quote   #quoteoftheday   #digitalmarketing  
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Nothing like a +Seth Godin quote to motivate a Monday. 
 
"If you wait until there is another case study in your industry, you will be too late."
+Seth Godin  
Keynote Speaker
Author of Permission Marketing

This applies to so many things but to marketing it is TRUTH. 

#marketing   #permissionmarketing   #digitalmarketing   #contentmarketing   #marketingtips   #socialmediatips   #togethermarketing    #quoteoftheday   #motivation   #inspiration   #mondaymotivation  
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  • Sideqik
    CEO and Founder, 2012 - present
  • Vitrue
    Director of Corporate Development, 2012
  • NAVTEQ
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  • Better Living Products
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Adrenaline fueled servant, CEO, lead inventor on 12 US & Int patents, husband & full-time Jedi. Add in faith in Jesus, outdoors, adventure & fun. 

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Kurt is CEO and co-founder at Sideqik. He is known for leading, advising & building disruptive companies across six continents and has helped drive more than $8 billion in value creation and acquisitions in Marketing, Location and Mobile. 

He has 15+ years experience launching new businesses and effectively leading teams across six continents. During his tenure leading competitive strategy and business affairs at NAVTEQ, they grew annual revenue from $80 million to more than $1.4 billion, including an $880 million IPO and later $8.1 billion sale to Nokia. Later, Kurt joined Vitrue in Atlanta (sold to Oracle) where he led strategy, corporate development and strategic partnerships. Toss in a number of outside and internal startups/skunkworks, some fun outside hobbies and a strong bent for serving to know more of his background. .

Kurt is a regular speaker on disruptive technologies (e.g. social media, marketing, location-based services/gaming, and innovation), lead inventor 12 U.S. and international patents (including foundational patents covering check-in/location services, such as Foursquare, Facebook and Waze, and location based advertising). Kurt also serves as a mentor at Georgia Tech's Flashpoint startup accelerator (startup accelerator) and is on the board for several companies and non-profits.

Kurt combines an excitement for converting complex technologies and business models into innovative plans with actionable execution and SEC pride.


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  • University of Alabama
  • Vanderbilt University
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After 20 years with State Farm, this office is the reason that I canceled. The employees are "nice" in their words but show no engagement or interest in being helpful. Their response to me canceling all my policies was simply "thank you for your business" without addressing their lack of replies to problems. If you like State Farm, use another office/agent.
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