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How The Little Asian Guy "Psy" Affirms The Power of the Mighty American Marketing Machine

My Facebook Post Today: Thousands of screaming people when this guy came out to do his interview with Mario Lopez and Maria Menudo at the Grove last night. Dig the new sassy Asian craze that’s so hot right now in … Continue reading

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Fashion Designers Showcasing Tech During Fashion Week 2012

It seems that Tech, or I should say Silicon Valley continues to be wooed for its hand in marriage by  many industries.  First it was courted heavily by Hollywood for its gaming allure.  Now it seems the Fashion industry has … Continue reading

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Young Hollywood Kicks off this Year’s Fashion Night Out – LA

Merchants all over Los Angles are a buzz today, preparing for the annual fashion party of the year:  Fashion Night Out  One of the hottest hubs for the event is the Beverly Center on Beverly Blvd.  Tonight  its 100+ retailers … Continue reading

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Hot Fall Trend: Capes!

Can I tell ya…I LOOOOVE Capes.  So chic and easy, they take just about any outfit to the next level.  A must have for this fall season! Source: lightinthebox.com via Patty on Pinterest Source: shop.nordstrom.com via Patty on Pinterest Source: … Continue reading

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Dressing up your gadgets really does make work more fun!

Tiffany Blue MacBook Pro Skin It’s funny how coordinating my laptop, day minder and iPad case with a simple skin makes work seem so much more zen, no to mention fun.   Kinda like wearing that perfect outfit to the office … Continue reading

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20 Killer Ways to Launch an Online Business on a $10 Marketing Budget

A launch strategy is very much a game plan one (or team of ones) is going to follow closely, during the beginning phases of a new business or business idea.  In essence, there are hundreds of launch strategies out there.  … Continue reading

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To Prototype or Not to Prototype? This Week’s Micro-Business Discussion

Every week the Internet Marketers get together and share ideas and thoughts on the latest industry happenings. This week’s discussion was about the “Prototype”. Here’s what I shared: (1) Do you believe that the concept of prototyping your business is … Continue reading

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How to Boost Your Business with Flash Social Mobs, SEO and HashTag Optimization

A friend of mine who owns a popular travel site is looking to take her business to the next level by partnering with large scale social media influencers and well known destination points – a flash social mob approach. Brilliant! … Continue reading

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Using Social Media for Tipping off Investors

Very excited this week to have opened my new Ameritrade account after a recent business venture that’s paid off nicely. My next GlampreneurGirl move is to start tapping into social media trends by observing not only the market, but the … Continue reading

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How to Make $100K Drawing Stick Figure Cats.

Seriously, if you ever doubted developing that idea into a money making venture, meet Steve. He’s made about $50K drawing stick figure cats PLUS another $25,000 from billionaire Mark Cuban to expand his new venture. Yeah…Umm…Wow.

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