Become Instafamous Join us for a photowalk through Duke Gardens and sharpen your photography skills to make those Instagram feeds pop. Duke photographers Megan Mendenhall and Bill Snead will offer their expertise and share real tips that you can use to capture photos that you'll want to share. Meet outside of the Doris Duke Center (420 Anderson St., Durham) by 8:30 AM. Paid parking available for $1 per hour. This month's Higher Education Link + Think will be at the Doris Duke Center located at 420 Anderson St. Durham, NC.
Join other results-oriented marketers at the Digital Marketing & Analytics Link + Think for an open discussion on how analytical thinking can inform the marketing process. With the evolution of click tracking and advancement in data collection methods, businesses are able to obtain more customer information than ever before. We’ll explore how analyzing this data correctly informs marketing strategies, letting businesses better acquire and retain customers. Date / Location: Meets the fourth Thursday of every month from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Method Savvy, located at 404 Hunt Street, Suite 500 in Durham, NC.
Branding in the Age of Social Media Facebook, LinkedIn, Snapchat, Twitter, Instagram, Google, etc. What are the best ways to connect with audiences with such a broad range of social media platforms? How do you catch attention when users are scrolling through over 300 feet of content every day? As attention spans are shrinking and competition on social platforms is growing, how can we develop social strategies that truly differentiate and help grow brands? This will be the last Branding Link + Think for Hummingbird Creative Group. Join other Triangle AMA members for a monthly special interest group to discuss aspects of building and maintaining a great brand, from brand strategy and how corporate culture impacts branding, to building brand equity, implementing branding standards and more. The Branding Link + Think is hosted by Hummingbird Creative Group and meets the fourth Friday morning of each month from 8:00am to 9:00am at 160 NE Maynard Road, Suite 205, Cary NC 27513.
The Power of Video Storytelling "Why Storytelling" is so effective, the growth of video and how to this is 100% relevant to non-profits to tell their stories in an engaging and impactful way. Join Paulo Simoes the owner of Brios Media. Date / Location: Meets the fourth Wednesday of every month from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM at Cherokee Gives Back, located at 111 East Hargett Street, Suite 300 in Raleigh, NC.
Looking for a New Job? If you are between jobs, are under-employed or simply want to sharpen your personal branding and networking skills, come join us. The 1st Monday of the month we bring in a speaker to present a topic of interest to jobseekers or hold a round table discussion. From time to time, company hiring managers may be on hand to share opportunities. As our way of giving back to the Triangle marketing community, there is no fee to attend these sessions. Date / Location: Typically meets the first Monday of every month from 12 PM to 1:30 PM at The Frontier (Fusion Room), located at 800 Park Offices Drive in RTP, NC. As our way of giving back to the Triangle Marketing Community, there is no fee to attend these sessions.
Join fellow marketers for a mix of networking and learning in the heart of the Triangle. This FREE Drink & Think event for members and guest happens every first Thursday of the month (except for July and December) at The Frontier in RTP. The first hour of the event is part of The Frontier's happy hour sponsored by AMA Triangle. It will then be followed by a 30-minute keynote and discussion from 6:45 to 7:15 PM.
Looking to scale revenue, get funding from a venture capital or private equity firm to grow your business, or take your company public? Marketing plays a key role in making any of that happen. Noreen Allen, CMO of Bandwidth, will share tips from her experience at five different Triangle-based tech companies. She’ll walk you through how to turn your marketing organization into a growth driver. No matter your level, these are tools that will bring value to your teams at any stage.