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Rare Job Opening Available

NextMedia360 is looking for a perfect candidate to join our team.  We have a position open for a website designer to office in Plainfield, IL.  For more information and to apply, visit http://nextmedia360.com/jobs.


NextMedia360 Is In The Pink

This year over 39,000 women and 400 men will die from breast cancer in the U.S. alone.  Here at NextMedia360.com, we’re taking this opportunity to leverage our assets to help bring support and awareness during October’s Breast Cancer Awareness month.  That’s why we’ve painted our logo pink on both our website and on our Facebook page.  We’re also encouraging folks to support the awareness effort through social media and our NextMedia radio stations.

Here are just a few ways our radio stations are helping to make a difference:

Mad Rock 102.5, 93.1 KMKT, and 97.5 KLAK, The Moose 94.5, Mix 106.3, WSGW 790, FM Talk 100.5,  Kiss 107.1 have painted their websites pink all month long.  Also, Mix 106.3 and the American Cancer Society are teaming up for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk.

95.9 The River dressed their logo in pink …


Digitized Social Media Conference Michigan

So, you attended the Digitized Social Media Conference in Midland, Michigan? That’s great! Now, what’s next? Now is the time to focus on the action items we left you with. Focusing on these core areas are a great place to start. We’ve elaborated on the action items a bit more below to help you stand out today. And, if some of your Key Decision Makers missed the meeting, we would be more than happy to schedule a one-on-one meeting to discuss your businesses needs further.

“Push Marketing”:

Focus. Get rid of all superhero messages. Don’t try to be everything to everyone.

Entice. Find the want, need or desire and drive home your Unique Selling Proposition (USP).

Own it. When purchasing media, own your first choice as frequency usually trumps reach.

Identify your “superhero” copy online, in print, radio, billboard or other advertising mediums. Remember superhero …


Join Us For Digitized in Midland Michigan

Join NextMedia360’s Brian Foster and Lysa Greer for the Digitized Social Media Conference Thursday, September 20.  Digitized will be held at the H Hotel and Conference Center in Midland, Michigan.

The Digitized Social Media Conference, hosted by Social Media Club Great Lakes Bay, offers educational sessions for professionals and students at all levels.

Whether you are just starting to use social media or you are experienced and looking for fresh strategies to help you reach new audiences, this conference will bring the digitized world of Social Media and Internet trends to life.

There is still time to register for the event. Find out more information by visiting the event page at: www.digitizedconference.com


SOCM Presentation Action Steps

So, you attend our SOCM (Standing Out In a Crowded Marketplace) seminar in Silicon Valley, California?  That’s great! Now, what’s next?  Now is the time to focus on the action items we left you with.  Focusing on these core areas are a great place to start.  We’ve elaborated on the action items a bit more below to help you stand out today.  And, if you’d like to attend a SOCM presentation, keep checking back for more information.

“Push Marketing”:

Focus.  Get rid of all superhero messages.  Don’t try to be everything to everyone.

Entice.  Find the want, need or desire and drive home your USP.

Own it.  When purchasing media, own your first choice as frequency usually trumps reach.

Identify your “superhero” copy online, in print, radio, billboard or other advertising mediums.  Remember superhero copy is copy that tries to be everything …


Help Wanted Aurora Illinois

Join the NextMedia360 team and NextMedia station 95.9 The River in Aurora, Illinois, as an Interactive Specialist. For more information on the opening see: http://www.nextmedia360.com/jobs

 


How to Sell your Boss on Social Media

Almost every day I hear people say that social media is a fad and they want it to go away. Your boss may not like social media either but their friend, client, colleague, mechanic, restaurateur and grocer don’t think the same. Every day, organizations are floored at the reach and support they are given by using Social Media.

Considering that most Social Media is FREE, it makes you wonder why people don’t take advantage of it. There is good reason for this ! Unfortunately, there is a great deal of “fluff” and “irrelevant” information out there. People don’t want to waste their time digging through all the online “clutter.”  More importantly, organizations aren’t sure what to promote and/or the proper way to do so. This doesn’t help the situation any further.

Advertise effectively, you have a FREE ticket to share information with …


SOCM Presentation Action Steps

So, you attend our SOCM (Standing Out In a Crowded Marketplace) seminar in North Texas?  That’s great! Now, what’s next?  Now is the time to focus on the action items we left you with.  Focusing on these core areas are a great place to start.  We’ve elaborated on the action items a bit more below to help you stand out today.  And, if you’d like to attend a SOCM presentation, keep checking back for more information.

“Push Marketing”:

Focus.  Get rid of all superhero messages.  Don’t try to be everything to everyone.

Entice.  Find the want, need or desire and drive home your USP.

Own it.  When purchasing media, own your first choice as frequency usually trumps reach.

Identify your “superhero” copy online, in print, radio, billboard or other advertising mediums.  Remember superhero copy is copy that tries to be everything to …