Sherri Barna

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He chose his phone over his girlfriend and why that matters for marketing.

Our phones have our attention. All the time. No matter what. Last Saturday, my husband, kids and I went to Beertown for supper. I noticed this cute couple who were probably in their young twenties on what appeared to be a first or second date. They caught my eye throughout the night as I checked

He chose his phone over his girlfriend and why that matters for marketing.2020-09-10T10:59:30-04:00

Instagram Reels

If you have a pre-teen in the house, you have probably heard about TikTok potentially being banned in the States. TikTok took the world by storm, and Facebook took notice.  Last week Instagram introduced REELS on Instagram, a TikTok knock off.  Reels allows users to record ad edit short-form videos with music and audio soundtracks,

Instagram Reels2020-08-17T10:00:55-04:00

The New, Terrifying Email Scam

There's a new scam going around that would terrify most people if it ever landed in their inbox. About a year ago I received one of these email scams, and it shook me. I freaked out when I received it. I was literally shaking, I got light-headed, I felt nauseous.  Here’s the run down of

The New, Terrifying Email Scam2020-04-17T16:27:44-04:00

Don’t Focus on Going Viral with your Video Marketing

Going viral with a social media video is amazing, but it shouldn't be your goal. Use social media platforms and video marketing to grow your business, and get in front of your target audience. But doing this consistently isn't enough anymore, for some reason, we aren't happy unless we go viral. Shift Your Perspective on

Don’t Focus on Going Viral with your Video Marketing2020-04-14T21:55:32-04:00

Tips for Working From Home

Last week, my husband joined me for a Facebook Live, and we gave some practical tips on how to work from home efficiently and effectively. He has been working from home since we’ve been married, and I’ve been doing it for around 7 years. We have learned how to work well at home, even with

Tips for Working From Home2020-03-23T11:30:03-04:00

Guide for Church Online Streaming

Covid-19 has turned the world upside within a matter of weeks, including the church. A lot of churches weren’t ready to start streaming their services online, but in the wake of the hour by hour updates, this Sunday most churches won’t be able to meet due to restrictions of gatherings over 50. I thought it

Guide for Church Online Streaming2020-03-18T07:44:37-04:00

COVID-19 is Giving Us What We Desperately Need – Rest. 

Everything is cancelled.  Which means we have finally have time to stop the rush and enjoy the slow. We don’t have to run to dance or hockey or cooking class, rushing from activity to activity. The Coronavirus put us on a forced rest. Slowing down isn’t a part of our modern society, but it is

COVID-19 is Giving Us What We Desperately Need – Rest. 2020-03-18T07:45:02-04:00

Customer Appreciation is a Growth Strategy

Customer appreciation is such an important facet of business, yet often overlooked by most business owners. But don't underestimate the power of appreciation. One reason I love networking is because I can look across industries and pull out what I like most about them, or what I perceive their strengths to be. The real estate

Customer Appreciation is a Growth Strategy2019-12-21T10:49:23-05:00

Facebook vs Instagram

Last week I released a video about Facebook sending more traffic to your website than Instagram. Click here to watch the video.  This is a very important element to consider when deciding if you will be using Facebook or Instagram as your primary social media platform. Instagram doesn’t lead as much traffic to your

Facebook vs Instagram2019-12-02T09:27:14-05:00

Is Instagram Declining?

For the last six months, I’ve noticed that Instagram organic reach is dramatically dropping, and the decline is considerable. There are a few reasons for this - Instagram is very saturated, and following in the footsteps on Facebook - trying to get businesses to pay for views. The reason social media marketing is so

Is Instagram Declining?2019-12-20T16:46:36-05:00

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