Pre-Season Athletic Training Helps Prevent Injury for Skiers and Boarders

Pre-Season Athletic Training Helps Prevent Injury for Skiers and Boarders

Falls account for 75 to 85 percent of all skiing injuries, according to the American College of Sports Medicine, and these injuries can have long-lasting effects.  Most common is damage to the knee. Fitness experts say proper conditioning can make the difference between a fun weekend on the slopes and one waylaid by injury.

Is Apple Maps a Fail? Or Is Apple On To Something?

Is Apple Maps a Fail? Or Is Apple On To Something?

For weeks, the internet marketing world held its excited breath as we awaited the arrival of Apple Maps. Google Maps has been the default mapping app on the iPhone for years, but beginning with the iPhone 5 and iOS 6, the default mapping app will be completely in-house with Apple Maps.

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L.L.Bean Commits $150,000 to Hurricane Sandy Relief Effort

L.L.Bean Commits $150,000 to Hurricane Sandy Relief Effort

Freeport, ME., November 6, 2012 – L.L.Bean announced today a $150,000 commitment to relief efforts for children and families severely impacted by Hurricane Sandy.   Funds are being donated to Save the Children, an organization that provides families with food, supplies and medical care and helps communities rebuild through long-term recovery programs. 

Hurricane Sandy forced many families, including thousands of children, to flee their homes and seek refuge in shelters, according to reports by the Federal Emergency Management Authority (FEMA).  Save the Children, working with FEMA, the Red Cross, the city of New York and other partners, is creating safe play areas to help children begin to recover from disaster-induced emotional distress.

5 Ways to Use Facebook’s Custom Audiences

If you follow the social media news stream, you’ve probably heard about this newish social media advertising feature released by Facebook. Facebook’s Custom Audiences has web marketers pretty darn excited because it allows you to target outside the constraints of the network’s user data.

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Social Media Crisis Management

We have seen them on blogs and in the news – some form of a social media crisis, tarnishing (or worse) a company’s reputation. The thought of that happening to your organization can actually be paralyzing.

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Halloween Freebies

Trick or Treat? Many local and national businesses and restaurants are giving away Halloween Freebies this year. Matthew Cheng, creator of and said, "Trick or Treat your way to free donuts and meals with Halloween Freebies at your local restaurant. Dress yourself or come with your Costumed Kids and Eat Free."

Halloween Freebies for October 31, 2012

1. Bob Evans: Kids Eat Free when they wear their costumes.

2. Chipotle: Come into any Chipotle dressed in costume, from 4pm to close and you'll get a burrito, bowl, salad or an order of tacos for just $2.

3. Dickey's Barbecue Pit: Kids Eat Free in Costume on Halloween.

4. Krispy Kreme: Wear your favorite costume to Krispy Kreme to receive your FREE Halloween or Pumpkin Spice Doughnut.

5. Houlihan's: Kids eat for free on Halloween at Houlihan's with the purchase of an adult entree.