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Easy Rider

Last night had a little bonding session with Dad. He ordered us some jerk chicken from our fave neighbourhood Caribbean place (seriously, if you’re in Toronto check out Cool Runnings, Main&Danforth), and we put on Easy Rider (1969, Dennis Hopper & Peter Fonda). To be very honest I almost never watch movies anymore. Maybe I’m […]

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Learning To Trust Myself Again

I Like Big Goals A while back I got “into” goal setting. Seemed like a great idea, set big, lofty, audacious goals. Problem? I would set all sorts of ridiculous goals that made no sense and were rather difficult. Result? I’d usually miss a day, or never start at all. Then I tell myself “it’s […]

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Big Data MarTech Trends in 2020: Do You Have A Strategy?

Big Data Trends in 2020: Do You Have Your MarTech Strategy? Let’s not kid ourselves 2020 is here and it’s time to get into this new decade. Big changes are coming and it’s either time to get on board or just give up entirely. Do you have a Digital Strategy for 2020? Are you ready for Big […]

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Shotgun SEO + 315 Blogs: How To Get Ranked On Google Fast

Shotgun SEO So let’s be frank for a second here at Big Data Social Media, this is a brand new website, and a brand new blog. Google has quite literally zero idea it even exists yet. But I’ve always been a little bit crazy and love a challenge, and that’s where Shotgun SEO comes in. So here’s what I […]

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Big Data Social Media: The Vision

Big Data Social Media: The Vision Hello Big Data Social Media. Today is February 20, 2020, which is almost some faux palindrome. Bad jokes aside, here we are in 2020, standing on the precipice of a big new decade. A lot has happened in the past decade, and at the rate things are accelerating, we’re due […]

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At The Click Of A Button

Every Messaging Platform   So is this what my life’s become?   And endless loop of compulsively checking and responding to messages?   Slack   Email (x3)   Whatsapp   FB messenger   FB biz page messenger   IG DM’s   Tik Toks   FB Comments   TikTok Comments   Blog Comments   SMS   […]

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Is It Significant To Be Insignificant?

The Dreams   When all your life you’ve been told how amazing and wonderful you are, and how you’re going to change the world and everything you touch is going to turn to gold… How do you handle that moment when you wake up and realize how utterly insignificant you are? When you realize you […]

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Mentors & Heroes

Who Do You Learn From? I don’t know about you, but I’m very good at thinking small and thinking negatively: “I can’t do it”, “I don’t know how”, “people will think this is dumb” blah blah blah My antidote? learn from the greats of history. Especially when you find out they were simple humans just […]

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Writing Live On A Livestream

So I had this idea….   What if I wrote a blog post live?   Seems like a pretty dumb idea. I thought so too.   A while back (2-weeks or so), I started waking up at 5am. Not because I’m super motivated or a morning person (definitely not), but because I was attempting to […]

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I Relapsed.

Confession Time Yesterday I played a videogame. (hold for shock…) I was celebrating finishing a massive project at work and I reconnected with some good friends of mine. Everyone’s been feeling cooped up at home so to stave off the boredom and reconnect, we decided to launch “the big game”. Our drug of choice: Civilization […]