It's Monday which means it's time for some #MondayMotivation! My next #GAWG interview features a talented sales leader who was once my boss, and will forever be a friend and mentor (whether he knows it or not ;)). You've started a new company, High Achiever Software Leader. What inspired the creation of this company? My three… Continue reading Going. Ahead. with Gage: Interview with Jeff Wells, CEO of High Achiever Software Leader
Original interview in The Social Influencer by Mark Keaney. One of the most incredible events I have had the pleasure of attending is the Smart Social Summit in Austin, Texas produced by our now "sister" company - Spredfast. It was there that I met, Gage Grammer. She was one of the most inspired and inspirational… Continue reading Social Influencer Series: Gage Grammer
With the holidays just around the corner, many brands are staring down their busiest, and oftentimes, most challenging time of the year. With the lurking holiday shopping madness of online and offline shoppers on the hunt for last-minute presents, social care volumes are expected to go through the roof. I recently sat down with Ray Rahmati, Spredfast + Lithium's… Continue reading How to Prepare Your Social Care Teams for the Holiday Rush!
Are you ready for some #MondayMotivation?! My next #GAWG interview features an incredibly talented communications leader in the healthcare industry. He loves wine, tiki drinks and I'm honored to call him my friend: Ryan Flinn from Johnson & Johnson! 1. First and foremost, what is your job as the Innovation Integration Communications Leader at Johnson & Johnson? My… Continue reading Going. Ahead. with Gage: Interview with Ryan Flinn, Innovation Integration Communication Leader at Johnson & Johnson
There's no better way to start your Monday than by reading my next Going. Ahead. With Gage (#GAWG) interview! I had the opportunity to chat with one of my favorite humans, Michael Brito, EVP at Zeno Group - Enjoy! You've worked in the social world for a long time. What are some of your favorite trends and the… Continue reading Going. Ahead. With Gage: Interview with Michael Brito, EVP at Zeno Group
It’s time for another Going. Ahead. With Gage (#GAWG) featuring someone who has not only been my mentor for the past few years, but who is also one of my close friends - David Fossas, Senior Director of Brand at WP Engine. This one is a bit longer, but is well worth the read. Enjoy! You’re a… Continue reading Going. Ahead. With Gage: Interview with David Fossas, Senior Director of Brand at WP Engine
A few years ago, I started an interview series to learn more about the expectations leaders had of their employees and how they themselves helped inspire and encourage their employees to do their best possible work. I’m excited to share that my Going. Ahead. With Gage (#GAWG) series is back, and my first guest is my incredibly… Continue reading Going. Ahead. With Gage: Interview with Jon Harris, Senior VP & CCO at ConAgra Foods
As she walked through the vibrant colors of the plants and leaves that surrounded her, she heard a song off in the distance - a song of vowels followed by a trail of smoke. Her curiosity led her closer to the scene of a caterpillar smoking hookah on top of a mushroom. This was not… Continue reading Who Are You?
“If you can dream it, you can do it.” -- Walt Disney It’s 2018 and the conversation around employee advocacy and social selling are still dominating the conversation in organizations. Why? Because we know it’s important, but the struggle to show the value and impact is still an obstacle. You need a digital culture, buy-in from… Continue reading The Difference Between Social Selling and Employee Advocacy