Seek Out and Empower Moments of Connection

Chelsea Handler and Mary McCormack are angry about the state of the country, and they’re not alone. If you’re familiar with Ms. Handler’s work, you may be expecting a very boisterous, well-informed, and humorous monolog on the subject. You would be wrong in that assumption, but only about the boisterous part. Handler and McCormack’s essay […]

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Advice On Building Personal Relationships Through Social Media ~via @smarthustlemag

Ramon Ray, Publisher of Smart Hustle Magazine: I recently had the pleasure of speaking again with the Chief Marketing Officer of Brand Innovators, Ted Rubin, on the importance of building personal relationships in your social media channels, and what the concept of ROR (return on relationship) truly means. He offered up some insightful tips on […]

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Social Media Training: The Foundation for Small Business Employee Advocacy

This post brought to you by Microsoft Office . The content and opinions expressed below are that of Ted Rubin Straight Talk. Social media is a powerful tool for connecting with customers, forming relationships, and growing your small business. Social advocacy is another big benefit of social connection. And small companies don’t necessarily need a […]

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How to Win Over Everyone in the Room [video] ~via @ATTSmallBiz

Ted Rubin’s mantra is for businesses to connect with their audiences on a personal level. Rubin, the acting CMO of Brand Innovators, social marketing strategist, keynote speaker, and brand evangelist spoke to Business Circle recently at South by Southwest (SXSW) 2016 and gave pointers on how to form those personal relationships. You can make those natural connections […]

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Ted Rubin "Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain."

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