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Randy Bowden
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So Much Of This Content Is Crap!

"A platform is not a strategy. The strategy you need to have is a behavior strategy" ~+Tom Webster 
Sharing is easy, curation is...something else!
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"For a while, I thought that it was just my news feed that had become lackluster and tedious. But after consulting a handful of friends, I found that I wasn’t the only one suffering from fatigue and boredom each time I visited the site.*" ~ By JENNA WORTHAM  via +The New York Times 
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Is Facebook’s main service still relevant? An argument for why it feels fusty, and why Mark Zuckerberg seems to know it.
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The purpose of your brand is to use that perceived value to provide you, through marketing, with sustained sales at a greater level of return than the market is inclined to give you over the longer term. ~ +Mark Di Somma via +Branding Strategy Insider
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I agree +Sherry Nouraini and you have heard my "traditional" rants enough to know that. I am sure many (masses) would have some major concern or critic with his thoughts but he said that "social" is good and has a space, he built his personal brand with the channel. It is the charlitains and the "you need to talk to your customer" folks that are mucking or have mucked it up. Just do good work and it will work out!
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Today is the day, Tax....no +Google Glass Day!

"Wearing Glass is no longer just a sign of a dubious fashion sense. Donning Glass, no matter who you are under the metal frame, taints you as one of them -- one of the rich people destroying the fabric of the city, or one of the creepy Glassholes who likes to secretly record strangers from across the roof. Probably both. Such stereotypes turn Glass carriers into a target." +The Huffington Post 
Just in case Americans aren’t signing enough big checks on April 15, Google is celebrating Tax Day by giving the nation one day -- and one day only -- to purchase its $1,500 Google Glass forehead computer. Thus far, it seems people have done a ...
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Classic +Gary Vaynerchuk at #SXSW14 taking the TAKERS of the industry to task! 
"totally common sense stuff"
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LEADERSHIP

SECRETS TO HIRING GREAT INTERNS
FROM INTEGRATING THEM INTO THE TEAM TO GETTING WHAT YOU PAY FOR: CHECK OUT THESE TIPS ON FINDING AND KEEPING INTERNS.
BY STEPHEN ROBERT MORSE via +Fast Company 
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opinions. How to make your blog stand out from all the rest can be done, but it will take hard word and creativity.
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There is no clear way 'up' anymore, it’s just a series of projects or jobs, one after another. 
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Young people today want to do work with purpose. If you're having a hard time finding that, these lessons can help.
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  • bowden2bowden llc
    Principal Partner, present
    bowden2bowden llc is a marketing and branding consultancy firm. At b2b we utilize our philosophy of the need to apply creative | brand | strategy to optimize results. Catering to our client’s individualized needs, from simple marketing plans, social media development and management, event management and promotion to full-scale brand development. Specializing in developing targeted marketing solutions, exceptional creative executions and solid branding strategies that give clients a real competitive advantage. Our core team has the ability to scale quickly and effectively with trusted partners as needed. We consider them an integral part of our team and process. Our ability to approach challenging projects in an atmosphere of spirited cooperation leads to engaging, compelling solutions and successful work that yields desired results.
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    Gulf Power | Savannah Electric | Georgia Power
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Comer GA
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Brooklet GA - Savannah GA - Lutz FL - Tampa FL - Pensacola FL
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a marketing and branding guy (and I blog about it)
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Randy is a Principal Partner along with his wife, Shalah, of bowden2bowden llc, a marketing and branding consultancy firm. Specializing in developing targeted marketing solutions, exceptional creative executions and solid branding strategies that give clients a real competitive advantage. Randy writes three posts weekly for their bowden2bowden blog.
He also produces the  marketer2marketer "a conversation"  interview series of todays top thought leaders in the digital space, bi-monthly here on the G+ HOA platform.
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enjoy sipping good bourbon or single malt scotch
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  • Nova Southeastern University
    BS Business Management/Marketing
  • Pensacola State College
    AA Liberal Arts
  • Pensacola School of Liberal Arts
    College Prep
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