How Do You Explain Your Work to Family Members

seo workWith part of my consulting business being social media management, it is tough to explain to family what it is exactly that I do because they just don’t get it.  CSI Marketing Solutions primarily does social media management, web design, affiliate program management and SEO consulting.  Having this type of job can become stressful on your family and relationships that you have, so it is important to manage them properly. Continue reading

Missing Out on Affiliate Summit West 2010

affiliate summit west 2010I am sad to say that I am not at Affiliate Summit West 2010 right now.  After the job loss back in November, I was not in a great position to attend the summit.  Thanks to everybody who is keeping us all updated with their tweets and daily posts.  Last August was my first affiliate summit in New York City and it was the greatest event I had attended.  I was still learning a lot of affiliate marketing because it was all pretty much new to me.  Direct marketing, SEO, and SEM were my specialties at that time and I wasn’t very familiar with social media.  ASE09 was the conference that brought me deeper into the social media world. Continue reading