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Taking lessons from a Mormon social media fast: A perpetual motion of digital dependency

Hayley Shauklas Last October, eight million Mormon women were invited to put down the phone and take a 10-day social media fast. Of the few thousand women surveyed post-fast by Goodthink co-founder and TEDx speaker, Amy Blankson, 60% reported feeling more productive. Forty percent reported more sleep, and 55% said they were more present with friends and family. Credit: Alexander…read more
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Call-out Culture: a powerful tool, bullying, or both?

By Alisha Stilwell Spin class and political activism don’t typically go hand-in-hand, but today’s “call-out” or “cancel” culture changed that.  SoulCycle touts itself as more than just a workout; “it’s an experience” that helps cyclists find their soul. That’s a bold promise, but it resonated with the masses as SoulCycle grew from being less of a gym into a profitable…read more
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Twitter Management Group 2: March 14, 2019: Fatemeh Fakhraie

By: Siena Di Roma, Meghan Schroeder, Joie Ryan, Madison Seagraves, Austin Banks On Thursday, March 14th, our class had the privilege to listen to guest speaker, Fatemeh Fakhraie, a Digital Content Strategist at Northwest Community Credit Union. We were very excited to learn from her experiences with digital content strategists and apply them to our school work. https://twitter.com/SienaRoma/status/1105990033666826240 https://twitter.com/maddyseagraves1/status/1106300833094787072 https://twitter.com/joieryan23/status/1106058128062201856…read more
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Social Strategy for Brand Management

by Oleene Perera For our final lecture, we had guest speaker Fatemah Fakhraie, Digital Content at Northwest Community Credit Union. She spoke to consumer engagement and developing a voice for the credit union’s newstream. Many of us wondered why a credit union would need a voice. From a brand’s standpoint, any brand needs some measure of control over their news…read more
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Twitter Management Group: March 14, 2019. Fatemeh Fakhraie & Google Analytics

By: Rui Sun, Jason Tseng, Yichi Zhang The class on Thursday continued the topic of Google Analytics, and our class was honored to have Fatemeh Fakhraie to introduce the Digital Content at Northwest Community Credit Union. Her speech was great, and she enthusiastically answered all the great questions from the students. And my team members, like other classmates, have learned…read more
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Strategic Social Media: How to Engage in Unexpected Ways

By Eva Pozarycki We wrapped up the term featuring Fatemeh Fakhraie (@digitalfatemeh) to give us insight into her social media work as a Digital Content Strategist at Northwest Community Credit Union. Many companies have found its own unique voice on social media, whether it's sassy like @Wendys or outlandish like @MoonPie, but it can be difficult to keep a professional…read more
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Twitter Summary for March 12, 2019: Google Analytics

By: Erin Joo, Ian Burleigh, Oleene Perera, Rob Emmett, and Tom Bridger Today’s class was focused on all things Google Analytics. Google Analytics can be a resourceful tool for understanding social media. After learning how to maximize the capabilities of Google Analytics, organizations will be able to capture important insights.  Kelli started the lecture by laying out the process in…read more
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Boost Your Twitter

By: Kirbi Campbell, Matt McGonegal, Kacie Van Stiphout, and Holly Walden Twitter Management Team: March 7, 2019. Michelle Locke Deciphering Analytics, Setting Goals and Designing Content. Thursday in class we had a guest speaker, the wonderful Michelle Locke. Michelle talked about how analytics are everything for social media. Through her fake dried mango company, she described what her strategy for…read more