Author Archives: Amanda O'Brien

SMBME on MaineLife

I was asked recently by Jess Knox, from Venture Hall, and Erin Ovalle, from MaineLife, to do a short interview for their Game Changers segment. It was great to spend some time gushing about this little community we have made. … Continue reading

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How Fire & Company Uses Social Media To Get New Customers

At each Social Media Breakfast, I ask attendees for topics they want to talk about or cool stuff they are seeing locally. I have had a couple people mention the awesome online marketing from Fire & Company and the great … Continue reading

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What Do You Want Your Legacy To Be?

A photo posted by Amanda O’Brien (@amandamaeobrien) on Dec 9, 2016 at 6:28am PST 2016 was a rough year for many of us. The end of the year left a lot of us disappointed, uncertain, and frustrated. I have been … Continue reading

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SMBME’s 75th – Thank You!

Last night we celebrated 75 Social Media Breakfast Maine events. We had a special nighttime event at Red Thread, in One City Center. Photo credit: MaineToday Media Reflecting on the night and last 7 years (eek!), I realized I need … Continue reading

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