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Susan Gunelius
Works at KeySplash Creative, Inc.
Attended Western Governors University
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Great article that all business owners should read!
 
Wrote a guest post for +Craig M. Jamieson's excellent blog. Check it out: "Attract and Acquire More Ideal Clients" http://adaptive-business.com/attract-acquire-ideal-clients/ 
In the course of working together, you meet their needs and they meet yours. It's a profitable and mutually fulfilling relationship. They’re ideal clients.
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5 Things You Need to Know about Trademark Renewals and Reminders so Your Trademarks Don't Get Cancelled
In 2015, the USPTO will start sending email reminders for trademark renewals, but there's more you should know about trademark renewals and reminders.
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5 Questions That Prove Your Brand Value is Real
Brand value is a real intangible asset that should be protected and leveraged as a competitive advantage. Learn why.
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Trademark Scams - Don't be a Victim!
Protect your trademarks, your business, and yourself by learning how to identify trademark scams and solicitation letters.
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What Are Trade Secrets and Why Do They Matter to My Business? by +Kelley Keller  via +Innovation to Profits 
Your business already has trade secrets. Learn how to identify and protect them so your business is not at risk of disaster.
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Would You Pass This Brand Values Test http://ift.tt/1ogG2hG

Brand values are not framed, they are lived. Brand values should be profit drivers but only if you can pass these brand values test questions?
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The Getty Images Demand Letter - Fighting the Copyright Bully
Learn what the Getty Images Demand Letter is, what to do if you receive one, and how to respond to the copyright bully.
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Interesting and a little scary, too. Not a big fan of Getty images.
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I'm definitely checking this out. Sounds like it will save a lot of time and make it easier to find sites again in the future!
 
BuzzStream - A Tool for Building Powerful Relationships Online

When I started blogging nearly a decade ago, the world of link building was very different. We still need those links to rank well on Google, but traditional link-building methods just don’t work anymore. Today, it’s all about building relationships with…
BuzzStream is a great tool to consider if you're interested in building powerful relationships and getting more links to your website.
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Entrepreneurs: How to Protect Your Intellectual Property (and Avoid Getting Sued) with +Kelley Keller of +Innovation to Profits on Small Business Talent Podcast with +Stephen Lahey 
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Thanks for sharing the #podcast , +Susan Gunelius! +Kelley Keller was a great guest!  
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3 Pillars of Brand Value Driven by Intellectual Property and Innovation via +Innovation to Profits 
Learn the three key factors that create brand value driven by intellectual property and innovation at all companies.
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Top 3 Ways Intangible Brand Value Gives Franchisees a Competitive Advantage
Guest blogger, Susan Gunelius, offers her insight on the top 3 ways franchisees benefit from intangible brand value.
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President & CEO of KeySplash Creative, Inc. and Author
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marketing, copywriting, branding, social media marketing, content marketing, marketing strategy
Employment
  • KeySplash Creative, Inc.
    President & CEO, 2008 - present
  • HSBC
    Marketing Manager, 1998 - 2004
  • AT&T Credit
    Marketing Communications Coordinator, 1993 - 1996
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Mendham, NJ - Succasunna, NJ - Morristown, NJ - Millburn, NJ - Flanders, NJ - Fairfield, CT - Chesapeake, VA - Clermont, FL
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Marketing, Social Media, Content, Branding, Author & Speaker http://www.keysplashcreative.com
Introduction
Susan Gunelius is President & CEO of KeySplash Creative, Inc., a marketing communications provider offering copywriting, business communications, blog, book and article writing, and social media marketing and branding consulting services. She brings with her nearly 20 years of experience working in the marketing field for some of the largest corporations in the world (including divisions of AT&T, HSBC, Household International and more).

Susan is a published author with numerous business and marketing-related books available in stores and online (Harry Potter: The Story of a Global Business Phenomenon and Building Brand Value the Playboy Way through Palgrave Macmillan, Kick-Ass Copywriting in 10 Easy Steps through Entrepreneur Press, Google Blogger for Dummies, Blogging All-in-One For Dummies, and Content Marketing for Dummies through Wiley, 30-Minute Social Media Marketing through McGraw-Hill, and The Complete Idiot’s Guide to WordPress and The Complete Idiot's Guide to LinkedIn published by Alpha/Pearson.

Susan frequently writes about marketing for various publications. She writes about marketing for Forbes.com and her marketing-related articles have been published on numerous websites, including Entrepreneur.com, MSNBC.com, BusinessWeek.com, and many more.

Susan owns an award-winning blog for business women, Women on Business, and she was rated the #1 women and leadership influencer in 2013 by Traackr.com.

Susan also offers speaking services and talks to both professionals and students about a variety of marketing-related topics, such as copywriting, social media marketing, content marketing, and branding.

Bragging rights
My triplets were born in 2004. Enough said.
Education
  • Western Governors University
    MBA, Management & Strategy, 2014 - 2014
  • Fairfield University
    BS, Marketing, 1989 - 1993
  • West Morris Mendham High School
    1985 - 1989
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Maiden Name: Henry
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5 Nonprofits Using Facebook Right
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5 Ways to Use Content Curation for Marketing and Tools to Do It - Forbes
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Learn how and why businesses should use content curation in their content marketing strategies and tools to get started now.

Facebook vs. Twitter: Which Is Best for Small Business?
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Consider the similarities and differences between Facebook and Twitter, as well as your target audience, before making your final decision.

Top 10 Tips for Better Content Marketing
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Papa John's Racial Slur Spreads on Twitter
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There are several lessons to be learned about how Papa John's handled a racial slur on Twitter. Here are some things to consider.

What's Hot and What's Not in Content Marketing for 2012 | Entrepreneur.com
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How to Get Started with Social Media Marketing in 2012
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If you haven't taken the plunge into the world of social media marketing yet, then you need to make it a top priority in 2012.

5 Small Businesses Using Facebook Right
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You don’t need a huge budget to market your business on Facebook. Here are five examples of small businesses using Facebook right.

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5 National Brands Using Twitter Right
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You'd best learn from the best. Here are five examples of national brands using Twitter right in varied, interesting ways.

10 Android Apps That Are Changing Local Business
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Android apps a perfect fit for local business because they allow people to easily connect with your business when they're out and about.

14 Twitter Tools for Enterprise Business
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Here are 14 free, or reasonably priced Twitter tools for enterprise business that can help your company reach its marketing goals.

20 Ways to Make the Most of Your Posts and Tweets
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Marketing online is about more than hitting the publish button. Consider these suggestions for cross-promoting your content.

Bank on Harry Potter to conjure up the cash - Telegraph
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JK Rowling's film series may have ended with Deathly Hallows, Part 2, but Harry Potter's career as a billion-dollar brand is only just be