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Perfect place to say "I Do"???? What do you think? #weddings #weddingtrends
The funeral industry is declining as costs increase.
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Go Janice!!  #womeninbusiness   #womeninbiz  
   Janice Bryant Howroyd left her North Carolina hometown in 1976 with $900 in her pocket to start a business that would help others find employment. Two years later, she launched Act1, an international
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3 former CEOs on a board may be intimidating to some (potential new Twitter CEO candidates) is Williams's point ... #twitter  
Evan Williams said Tuesday he would be willing to step down from Twitter's board, if the next CEO would prefer not having three former Twitter bosses as directors.
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How would you like to have a daily routine like THIS guy: "Almost every day, Elliott Sudal (left) drinks three cups of coffee, goes to the gym, eats a pint of Ben and Jerry's, and then goes to wrestle gigantic sharks" off the coast of Nantucket. #whatajob   #9to5   #iwantTHISjob  lol
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According to the analytics team at Twitter, an average of 15,000 tweets about #weightloss alone are posted each day! 
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If only I could ever be so lucky!! #sunkentreasure   #jackpot  
Florida treasure hunters hit the sunken treasure jackpot. Brent Brisben -- a co-founder of 1715 Fleet-Queens Jewels LLC, which has the rights to dive at the wreckage site where the gold was ultimately discovered -- told ABC News that the 60 gold artifacts on the bottom of the ocean floor are...
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According to the NYC cops, this gator simply just couldn't catch a cab #gatorinNYC   #urbangator   #cityreptile  #downtowncroc
The New York Police Department's 34th precinct found a three-foot alligator wandering the streets of Manhattan, Thursday. The reptiles are illegal in the state of New York.
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Sharing my latest guest post (on the Waxing Unlyrical Blog) focused on  #PRDIversity  issues that continue to linger in 2015. I welcome any comments or continued conversation on this topic.
The need for diversity and its push forward should permeate all aspects and segments of PR. Mayra Ruiz discusses why #PRDiversity is an important issue.
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Geez. Talk about "street smarts" !!! 3 degrees and homeless? :(
Alfred Postell may be the most academically distinguished man living on the District’s streets.
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See?!? Selfie sticks CAN come in handy from time to time ... :) #selfiestick   #rescuebyselfie
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Geez. What will diaper marketers think of next after THIS?? LOL #craycray  
Pampers has meticulously recorded the happy faces of babies who have just filled their diapers.
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Web Show Host of bizworkTV, Content Marketer, Social Media Strategist, PR Consultant
Introduction
Brand Journalist and Digital Strategist Mayra Ruiz-McPherson is web show host of bizworkTV and founder of Ruiz McPherson Communications (RMC), a digital marketing consulting practice based in Northern Virginia. Mayra — who also founded and launched the online career community SocialMediaJobsDC.com — often presents various digital and social media-focused topics tailored to business owners and senior-level marketing managers. She also instructs a number of courses, workshops and training sessions as well as provides private, on-site training on social media tools and strategies. 
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Web show host of bizworkTV & founder of SocialMediaJobsDC.com, an online career community for social media professionals
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Managing web technology, online marketing & PR on behalf of companies & business owners
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Web Site Management, Social Media Marketing, Public Relations, Content Direction, Brand Journalism, Web & Mobile Application Development
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  • Ruiz McPherson Communications
    Founder & Principal, 2007 - present
    My company creates and manages web sites and mobile applications on behalf of companies and business owners but as a brand journalist, I'm also retained for social media, PR & content direction and consulting.
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