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Facebook Marketing

Consistency, there’s an app for that.

Based on a recent poll (asked within a private coaching group I lead) the top marketing struggle for many of you is....consistency. I get it! You know you need to post. You know you need to be a resource. You know you should be there so your customers find...

The 5 Must-Dos {and more!} for your Small Business Images

If pictures really do tell one thousand words than perfectly curated images should get you 1,000 Likes! {or something like that!} On a recent BLAB my co-host, Dorien and I chatted about the 5 MUST Dos for images for your small biz – we shared the basics on Images and...

How To Increase Engagement

Need some motivation? Want increased social media engagement? You’ve come to the right place! I know you want to do social right but for some reason you get stuck. You try to post on your social media platforms and you walk away. You try to be creative but the juices...

Social Media 4 SmallBiz: Time to Learn

It's time. You need to have the tools to market your biz effectively using Social Media, and I want to help!  The courses I taught over the Winter (remember Last winter?!) were full of small business owners just like you and were a success! Since technology is always...

Are you ready to learn?

Wanted to share that I am teaching a few Small Biz Classes (4) this Winter thru AB Community Ed. Please see below for the dates and complete descriptions of each course. I hope you can join me!     Social Media for Small Businesses This information-packed class offers...

Love Your Biz

Consistency, there’s an app for that.

Based on a recent poll (asked within a private coaching group I lead) the top marketing struggle for many of you is....consistency. I get it! You know you need to post. You know you need to be a resource. You know you should be there so your customers find...

Cheers to your success.

I spent the afternoon wrapping up my month in business I got to thinking about how we all measure success differently. Some might measure success by what they took to the bank! Some might measure success by accomplishing that one goal they had set out to reach! Some...

Just Breathe

While on vacation I headed out for my Spa Day (ha, who are we kidding, it’s just an hour!) to enjoy some pampering. I had scheduled a massage and was so looking forward to it. I got myself relaxed and ready and as I lay on the massage table the therapist says quietly:...

Take Time to Nurture your Marketing Plan{t}

A few weeks ago, as a reminder of my dad, my very dear friend gave me a plant. So kind, right? Of course I wanted to grab a shovel, dig a hole and get it into the ground RIGHT AWAY but knowing how important planning can be for a garden I knew rushing to plant is not...

5 Tips to Motivate your Mojo

We all lose focus. It is hard to be “on” all the time. I’m a business owner. I’m a business coach. I’m a mom. I’m a wife. I’ve got a lot happening and all of this can cause me to lose focus in my business. LIFE gets in the way, right?! How can we guide ourselves to...

The 5 Must-Dos {and more!} for your Small Business Images

If pictures really do tell one thousand words than perfectly curated images should get you 1,000 Likes! {or something like that!} On a recent BLAB my co-host, Dorien and I chatted about the 5 MUST Dos for images for your small biz – we shared the basics on Images and...

Social Media Coaching

Cheers to your success.

I spent the afternoon wrapping up my month in business I got to thinking about how we all measure success differently. Some might measure success by what they took to the bank! Some might measure success by accomplishing that one goal they had set out to reach! Some...

Just Breathe

While on vacation I headed out for my Spa Day (ha, who are we kidding, it’s just an hour!) to enjoy some pampering. I had scheduled a massage and was so looking forward to it. I got myself relaxed and ready and as I lay on the massage table the therapist says quietly:...

Take Time to Nurture your Marketing Plan{t}

A few weeks ago, as a reminder of my dad, my very dear friend gave me a plant. So kind, right? Of course I wanted to grab a shovel, dig a hole and get it into the ground RIGHT AWAY but knowing how important planning can be for a garden I knew rushing to plant is not...

Think before you post

Wow – It has been a weird and wild week in my little social media world. As someone who is a trained social media professional I know firsthand how social media can be used for good and I pride myself on the fact that I spend my days teaching professionals how it...

5 Tips to Motivate your Mojo

We all lose focus. It is hard to be “on” all the time. I’m a business owner. I’m a business coach. I’m a mom. I’m a wife. I’ve got a lot happening and all of this can cause me to lose focus in my business. LIFE gets in the way, right?! How can we guide ourselves to...

The 5 Must-Dos {and more!} for your Small Business Images

If pictures really do tell one thousand words than perfectly curated images should get you 1,000 Likes! {or something like that!} On a recent BLAB my co-host, Dorien and I chatted about the 5 MUST Dos for images for your small biz – we shared the basics on Images and...

Video Library

Social Media Marketing: Evaluate your Efforts

Plot twist!!! 🙃 I'm challenging you to do things a little differently than you have been!! If you want to Market Your Biz Better you must evaluate your efforts!! 😎 🤔 Tell me....what kind of results are you seeing from your Social posts??

The Assumptions in our Biz

Don't let your customers decide the details of what you offer. It's on us to Educate, Share & Tell about our biz, what we do and why!

Cure for the Hump Day Blues

What I learned while practicing Yoga and how you need to remember WHY YOU STARTED YOUR BIZ JOURNEY!! If you are not yet in my FREE Facebook Group - why not? https://www.facebook.com/groups/SocialPostIdeaswithDebLaflamme

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Deb’s extensive marketing and sales background, as well as her experience being a small business owner, give her unparalleled knowledge and expertise to share.