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How to Avoid Digital Overwhelm

How to Avoid Digital Overwhelm

With Scroll Free September on the horizon, many conversations are turning to strategies for unplugging. While we know we couldn’t actually go cold-turkey since we’re in the social media biz, we recognize the importance of prioritizing human interactions and stepping away from our devices. At Imagine Media we encourage our team to find balance. Whether it’s a positive balance of work and life, a healthy balance of tacos in the evening and a green juice for breakfast or a balance between scrolling through Instagram on the couch while binge-watching Netflix and the next day going for a 10-mile hike -- we get it!

If you’re feeling like your relationship with the social media world is doing more harm than good, we’ve rounded up some ways that we find balance from the digital overwhelm to help you tackle Scroll Free September however you feel best.

Social Media Best Practices: Food + Beverage Industry

Social Media Best Practices: Food + Beverage Industry

According to Hootsuite, 80% of the Food and Beverage Industry uses social media instead of traditional marketing to nurture leads, improve ROI, and stay in the know about customers- and competitors.
If you can create an emotional connection to your food, drinks, or ambiance, you will not only gain new customers, but you will retain them. 

Imagine Recap: Last Week in Social Media News

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The top stories in social media last week:

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  • Snapchat’s new Filters can transform the sky above your head.
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  • Instagram now has 800 million monthly and 500 million daily active users.
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Story by: Maire McMahon

National Intern Appreciation Day

National Intern Appreciation Day

Did you know this past Monday was National Intern Appreciation Day? Well, we here at Imagine Media sure did and, in our typical style, we held a celebration! It was a great opportunity to recognize the awesome work our interns offer while also enjoying some delicious Chick-Fil-A chicken minis!

6 Social Media Behaviors to Avoid

6 Social Media Behaviors to Avoid

With over 2.8 billion active users on social media, there's no denying that social plays a key role for businesses and marketers alike. It is a loss for any business to not be taking advantage of this resource. So, assuming your business is already on social, there are 6 main behaviors that you want to avoid to be ensuring that you are leveraging your social media rather than getting lost in the crowd.

Intern Best Practices - Tips for Interviewing

Intern Best Practices - Tips for Interviewing

Whether you are searching for a full-time job or internship, it can be a lot of work and intimidating at first. You have to search through what seems like endless job sites, polish your resume, and finally, prepare for the dreaded *pause for dramatic effect* interview. Here are some helpful tips to keep in mind when preparing for and during the interview phase.