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Andre Bourque (SocialMktgFella)
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Attended University of La Verne
Lives in San Francisco, CA
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Written by: Alex Williams Probably the biggest challenge in today’s world of business and marketing is developing the strategies for building and retaining customer’s loyalty. Every prosperous business has a clear and effective marketing strategy. It will help you identify your customers, understand their needs and wishes, and above all, your marketing strategy will help you increase sales by getting and keeping customers. Here are five marketing...
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It is no secret that American women have faced, to put it politely, an uphill battle when it comes to equality. But the gap between women and men in the workforce has steadily narrowed since 1…
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On November 08, 2016, Florida became one of the 28 states (as well as Washington DC) to amend its marijuana laws. The Florida Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative, more commonly known as…
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This November, four states voted for the right of its inhabitants to legally use cannabis for recreational purposes. These new-law states, California, Maine, Massachusetts, and Nevada now have…
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Recent data released by Google shows that social media has been the outlet through which over half of all online activities take place. Instagram is a bold attempt at capturing its user’…
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So you’re thinking about adding video content to your marketing strategy? You’re certainly making the right decision. This year, almost 70% of all consumer web traffic, this naturally includes both mobile and desktop, will be the result of video content, according to research by the multinational tech conglomerate, Cisco. But you need to understand that it isn’t going to expand your business, magically, overnight. However, once you start using vi...
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Only a few days into the New Year and already the buzz around New Year’s resolutions is starting to subside – just like the urgency to get to the gym by so many out there vowing to…
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For thousands of years, hemp has played a vital role in human history. Hemp is a long, strong fiber plant and because of this, was one of the first to be used to produce fabric over 10,000 yea…
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Even though several states have legalized the use of cannabis and more are expected to do so in the near future, the plant remains illegal according to federal law. This technicality has const…
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Thousands of cannapreneurs descended upon Las Vegas at the 5th annual Marijuana Business Daily, Marijuana Business Conference and Expo. What was anticipated to be a 7,500 person event, passed…
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"In everything technique is everything." - Andre Bourque
Andre is a Social Media Marketing and Inbound Marketing Specialist. He is a frequent blogger on social media marketing trends, technologies and events in the San Francisco Bay Area


Let's do something gr8 w/ your company | SF Inbound Marketing Expert | Aikido gives me peace / yoga gives me flexibility / faith gives me hope

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  • University of La Verne
    MBA - IT Marketing, 1999
  • Humboldt State University
    BA - Economics, 1994
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