Do you think you have an original idea? If Tony Stark was real, I am sure he would never hesitate to donate to San Sebastian Church, or even lead its church restoration care of Stark Industries. Why? Because San Sebastian is the only church in the Philippines (and in Asia) which was made of steel! Makes me […]
Life and Marketing Lessons
After the GDPR dust has settled, I figured this is the BEST e-mail notice from all those companies and experts who came in my inboxes (got a lot of emails) to make sure they complied. 😎 Bynder, you stood out from the rest. 🙌🙌 Their e-mail subject: “Hi Ann, GDPR is coming, so what better
“Why did you start your business? What do you believe in? What do you stand for?” These were the first line on one of Andrea Vahl’s blogs, My Business Manifesto. Andrea is one of my mentors in social media, being a student of Social Media Manager School. Her blog on business manifesto stuck with me.
I encountered a marketer disguised as a tricycle driver today. I was walking towards Intramuros when I passed by a line of tricycle drivers, waiting for passengers to ride. Usually, people prefer to walk instead of riding tricycles because 1) they just simply prefer to walk to work or 2) they don’t know the way
Can entrepreneurs and experts market like Marvel? After raking $1.5 billion worldwide for Avengers: Infinity War, it is always easy to say that Marvel has a big marketing machine. They got a big purse and a lot of snipers just in case somebody from the camp spoils anything. But as I have observed during the
Other people found the jet ski prize in Oscars only “entertaining”. The people who are sitting on the Oscars are rich, they could buy their own (even a better color that neon green). But on the contrary, it made sense. Host Jimmy Kimmel activated the Principle of Reciprocity, one of Robert Cialdini’s Persuasion Principles.
Facebook has been good to me since I joined in 2009. Actually, kaibigan ko ang nagbukas ng account para sa akin. Later on, ako ang naging mas maalam sa Facebook. Eventually, I left my secured government job and found clients who want to do Facebook social. Facebook has been good to me that I try
One Saturday morning, Mama instructed me to buy pandesal in one of the nearest stores in our area. When I arrived at the store, I said “Pabili” (May I buy?). The store owner (a lady) went out. I said, “Pabili po ng bente pesos na pandesal.” (I’d like to buy twenty pesos worth of bread.)
It may be a usual thing now, but there was a time when Facebook Live and Instagram Live were getting tested. Two years ago, it was the celebrities or influencers who got the Facebook Live beta test. I never knew if Instagram Live test were also given to the same people. Nevertheless, my first encounters