TMDP 029: Addressing The Diversity Elephant in The Room with Boom-lennial Carla Jones

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Today’s Guest:

Carla Jones is a business development consultant and digital marketing director at Salon Solutions Group. She provides customized business and digital marketing growth strategies for the entrepreneur, small and medium sized start-up and existing businesses. Her focus is: Organization and Operations growth, web analytics, and Social Media Marketing & Management.

Follow Carla on Twitter at @iamcarlajones. She can also be found on LinkedIn and SalonSolutionsGroup.com.

You’ll Learn:

  • How landed a six month, $12,000 digital marketing contract very first time out.
  • How Carla went from being a dinosaur in the tech space to a “boom-lennial” – a Baby Boomer with a Millennial mindset.
  • The challenge Carla face getting beauty professional to grasp her concept of bankable business brilliance.

 

3 Key Points:

  1. Periscope helped Carla overcome budget limitations and reach people authentically, at scale.
  2. People are more inclined to provide support when the really know the real you and where you are.
  3. There aren’t many African-Americans benefiting from the tech and digital marketing space.

 

Resources Mention:

WeCre8te Facebook Group

Business and Digital Beauty Academy

 

Killer Resources:

  1. Ready to go pro but aren’t sure if College is the right choice for you? Get my Ultimate Digital Marketing College Guide.
  1. Like the podcast? Then you’ll love the book! Grab Beyond Buzzwords on Amazon.
  1. In the last three months of the 2016 Presidential election fake news outperformed real news on Facebook. DON’T be taken advantage of. Our Digital Discernment course teaches you how to call B.S. online.

 

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While podcasting is a personal joy of mine, nothing beats connecting with like-minded people in person. Go to ConsultTemi.com to book me for your next conference, meeting or event.

 

Let’s Connect!

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Shoot me an email: Temi at ConsultTemi.com

(Sorry, had to break the email link to stymie the bots… damned bots.)

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