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“Open Opportunities”

“Open Opportunities” is Art You Love by Elizabeth Traub. ( That’s me.) I was home one day contemplating being engaged, being married and recognizing how a ring represents that circle of something lasting and eternal. The reality is we look

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My Personal Journey Today

I have been trying to wrap my brain around being semi retired. It’s strange and weird as well as my personal journey today. I still work on a referral basis for brand and marketing and business development. I am turning

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Posted in Art

“Polka Pinka” Dance

It’s pretty amazing to find a designer room space which has the exact color pink of the pink chosen for this piece. I know that today’s designs vary from one person to the next. I would choose this piece, “Polka

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“Polka Blacka” Dance

If I told you where this piece started and how it ended you might just laugh a little. I had all my paints and canvas on the big island in the kitchen. I started cooking dinner. I had a pasta

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“Anna B”

“Anna B” is Art You Love by Elizabeth Traub. Anna B is a real person. A young beautiful and gifted artist. Anna B came to my home to assist with a kids craft camp. One of the crafts is painting.

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Make It A Good One

“There is a wealth of knowledge that can spin off of one well thought out and intentional share on your social platforms. Make it a good one. #SavvySocialTip #marketing #entrepreneur #socialintelligence #socialbusiness “ In the past six years I have

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Posted in Sales & Marketing, Social Media

Your Brand Should Be Telling Your Story

Your brand should be telling your story. Are people reading? I recently worked on a campaign that challenged me in every aspect of the word. This campaign sharpened all the tools in my toolbox. Some tools collecting dust from years

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Posted in Sales & Marketing, Social Media, Uncatagorized

“Washington Federal-Invested Here”

Washington Federal, you may have invested in the right “here”.  Does all this stuff matter to a potential client? Look at this picture. Washington Federal went all out. They delivered coffee cups, tape measure, a mini canister of breath mints,

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Posted in Business Spotlight

The Online Dinner Party-Facebook

I love Social Media. I love connecting, making new friends, and learning more about people, their lives and their work. When I first started out, I thought Social Media was just another form of advertising. Nothing seemed to work and

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Facebook Office

Facebook Office For the past two weeks I have been anchored in my home office doing research and gearing up for a couple of major projects all the while checking into my Facebook Office.  Since my move to The Dalles,

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Posted in Portland Business, Social Media

A Yen for Chocolate

Portland Fashion and Style Awards 2013 was dazzling and sparkling with high fashion and sophisticated chocolates.    Typically at events like this you have the tables lined with an assortment of desserts.  Tonight it was more than just desserts, it was 

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Posted in Portland Business, Portland Eats

The Importance Of Wearing A Blazer

By Emily Otteson The last six months of my life have been, more or less, a whirlwind. With juggling fourteen vocal students, recording a little EP, moving three times in three months (and thus feeling like I’m living out of

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Engaging Holiday Style

Today I want to blog about engagement and relationships through the Holidays and in Style.  Not in the technique, or strategies of it all.  We spend a lot of time managing our Social Media presence.  We,  those of us who

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Posted in Sales & Marketing, Special People

5 Savvy Social Tip on Fake Followers

Every day I learn more about Social Media and it’s through my own experiences I am able to write with confidence some Savvy Social Tips on Fake Followers.  I have realized in the last three months of being on Social

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