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Shawn Strong

Newburgh, NY United States
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  • The Fire Next Time

  • By: James Baldwin
  • Narrated by: Jesse L. Martin
  • Length: 2 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 3,124
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 2,753
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 2,734

At once a powerful evocation of his early life in Harlem and a disturbing examination of the consequences of racial injustice to both the individual and the body politic, James Baldwin galvanized the nation in the early days of the civil rights movement with this eloquent manifesto. The Fire Next Time stands as one of the essential works of our literature.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Brilliant and Sadly Relevant

  • By Steve M on 03-20-16

The Fire he wrote

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-13-18

Loved it. Going for a second read. Great substance. It will always remain relevant. He is his own research and has the knowledge and experience to devine his standings.

  • Building a StoryBrand

  • Clarify Your Message So Customers Will Listen
  • By: Donald Miller
  • Narrated by: Donald Miller
  • Length: 4 hrs and 56 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4,236
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,754
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,742

Donald Miller's StoryBrand process is a proven solution to the struggle business leaders face when talking about their businesses. This revolutionary method for connecting with customers provides listeners with the ultimate competitive advantage, revealing the secret for helping their customers understand the compelling benefits of using their products, ideas, or services.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Have you heard of the SB7 Framework?

  • By Tyson on 01-29-18

Branding your story

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-30-17

Great read/listen. Good info and story about telling your story. I loved the info and guidance. Going for a second read or listen now.

  • Epic Content Marketing

  • How to Tell a Different Story, Break through the Clutter, and Win More Customers by Marketing Less
  • By: Joe Pulizzi
  • Narrated by: Joe Pulizzi
  • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 476
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 405
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 407

How do you cut through the noise, commotion, and bad information that is right now cluttering up your customers' digital space? Epic Content Marketing. One of the world's leading experts on content marketing, Joe Pulizzi explains how to draw prospects and customers in by creating information and content they actually want to engage with. No longer can we interrupt our customers with mediocre content (and sales messages) our customers don't care about. Epic Content Marketing takes you step by step through the process of developing stories that inform and entertain and compel customers to act - without actually telling them to.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • I Should Have Started With This One...

  • By Chris Derochie on 07-30-14

Epic read!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-21-17

As a content creators, this book tops everything for me to drive my strategy. No confusion at all. Great clarity and great examples. I'm going for another pass while taking notes after going over Everbody Writes. Thank you for this!!!

  • Growth Hacker Marketing

  • A Primer on the Future of PR, Marketing, and Advertising
  • By: Ryan Holiday
  • Narrated by: Ryan Holiday
  • Length: 2 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,570
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,320
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,318

Best-selling author Ryan Holiday, the acclaimed marketing guru for American Apparel and many bestselling authors and multiplatinum musicians, explains the new rules and provides valuable examples and case studies for aspiring growth hackers. Whether you work for a tiny start-up or a Fortune 500 giant, if you're responsible for building awareness and buzz for a product or service, this is your road map.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Superficial overview for the utter novice

  • By Robert on 05-08-15

Growth hacking ontro

Overall
3 out of 5 stars
Performance
3 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-20-17

Good read or listen but need to do a do-over. My own second opinion. I did get the best of it.

  • Social TV

  • How Marketers Can Reach and Engage Audiences by Connecting Television to the Web, Social Media, and Mobile
  • By: Mike Proulx, Stacey Shepatin
  • Narrated by: William Dufris
  • Length: 7 hrs and 7 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 8
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7

The Internet didn't kill TV! It has become its best friend. Americans are watching more television than ever before, and we're engaging online at the same time we're tuning in. Social media has created a new and powerful backchannel, fueling the renaissance of live broadcasts. Mobile and tablet devices allow us to watch and experience television whenever and wherever we want. And connected TVs blend web and television content into a unified big screen experience, bringing us back into our living rooms.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Social HDTV

  • By Shawn Strong on 09-27-17

Social HDTV

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-27-17

Loved everything about it. Going for 2nd read with a thorough breakdown real soon. This is my reference. Thanks!!

  • The Content Code

  • Six Essential Strategies to Ignite Your Content, Your Marketing, and Your Business
  • By: Mark W. Schaefer
  • Narrated by: Mark W. Schaefer
  • Length: 6 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 198
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 181
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 180

Mark W. Schaefer, college educator, consultant, and best-selling author of five marketing books including Social Media Explained and The Tao of Twitter, has delivered a path-finding book exploring the six factors that will help you break through the overwhelming wall of information density to win at marketing now...beyond content, beyond social media, beyond web traffic and Search Engine Optimization. The Content Code starts where your current marketing plan ends, and provides the launch code for next-level success.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Here's How to Get Your Content to Market

  • By Demetri Chambers on 09-04-16

Good content

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-18-17

Really helpful and useful tips and information. Good clarity overall. I liked his points and references to all his info. Going to read/listen again

  • Manage Your Day-to-Day

  • Build Your Routine, Find Your Focus, and Sharpen Your Creative Mind
  • By: Jocelyn K. Glei (Editor)
  • Narrated by: Fred Stella, Laural Merlington
  • Length: 3 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1,867
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 1,551
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,530

Are you overextended, over-distracted, and overwhelmed? Do you work at a breakneck pace all day, only to find that you haven’t accomplished the most important things on your agenda by the time you leave the office? The world has changed and the way we work has to change, too. Manage Your Day-to-Day will give you a toolkit for tackling the challenges of a 24/7, always-on workplace. We’ll show you how to build a rock-solid daily routine, field a constant barrage of messages, find focus amid chaos, and carve out the time you need to do the work that matters.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A must read for creatives!

  • By M. E. Donnelly on 07-16-13

Manageable

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 12-16-16

Loved it. Great insight. very helpful and informative. Great guidelines to be more productive and efficient.

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