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Contemporary Business Solutions
Volume #44
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Book Review: improv wisdom
improv wisdom: Don’t Prepare, Just Show Up by Patricia Ryan Madson is the final book for the 2011 Business Book Club organized and facilitated by The Meyvn Group. I read the book and had one impression and then after the group discussion yesterday, I had the opportunity to view pieces of the book through the eyes of others. Have you read the book? Take a look at my reaction to the 13 maxims and let me know your thoughts.
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Forget Facebook: Four Reasons your Company Needs a Google+ Page
Earlier this month, Google debuted its Google+ Brand Pages. This isn’t just another social media network you need to be present on. Google owns the market on “search”. If you want to be found, create your Google+ Brand Page. Not convinced? Here are four good reasons to get started:
Because it will boost your SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Because your message will have a longer shelf life
Because it will be THE social network for businesses
Because it’s just easier to deal with
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Free Workshop: How to Supersize your LinkedIn profile and put it to good use in your job search
I’ll be helping members of Unemployed in Des Moines learn how to create and leverage their LinkedIn profile in their job search this Thursday, 17 Nov from 9am-noon at the Urbandale Public Library. Whether you’re unemployed, underemployed or employed, you may pick up a few tips you can use. Hope you can make it!

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Suzanne Hull
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As the "Get It Done Girl", I help small businesses become more efficient by offering a variety of services on an as-needed basis:
  • Social Media Coaching and Community Management
  • Marketing Plan Development
  • Event Planning and Conference Management
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  • Basic Website Development
  • German/Spanish Translation & German Tutoring
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December 22nd, 9-11am at Smokey Row in Des Moines


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About Stein's Way Suzanne is a Des Moines transplant who has realized the Power of being a Free Agent. Well-versed in many and varied skills, she has a passion for helping organizations and people achieve their potential. Suzanne = wife, traveler, multi-linguist, triathlete and cook.


Suzanne was wonderful to work with from designing our website to educating us on all areas of social media. She is very knowledgeable, and if she doesn’t know the answer, she finds it! The social media coaching she provided has completely changed our ability to reach and market to customers! I very highly recommend Suzanne!

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