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Dave Carlson: Content Developer & Digital Marketer

For the last 16 years I’ve been creating websites and doing digital marketing through my company, Green Chair Internet Marketing. Before Green Chair I concentrated on content development for a large non-profit and am now looking for a full-time position as a content developer or digital marketer.

Amazon Order from an Eskimo Village

My wife is a reseller on Amazon and eBay. She was sitting at the table when she told me she got an order from Golovin, Alaska. She had heard me talk about Golovin a lot over the years. I spent a week there in both......

Making Friends on a Canadian Turkey Farm

There was a group of 10 of us heading back to Michigan from Alaska. We’d driven up there on a mission trip to do Vacation Bible School and work on parsonages in different Eskimo villages. Was a great trip and we were ready to get......

Overlapping in Hungary

A beach in Hungary is different than you and I normally expect. The beaches are actually grass and you use steps to walk into the water on Lake Balaton, one of the largest lakes in Central Europe. In the summer of 1987 I spent the......

A Wedding Party Surprise

A wedding album. Pretty innocuous thing. I was thumbing my way through it on a rainy afternoon when I saw a surprise. My wife and I were spending a weekend in Newport, Rhode Island, with her best friend, Carrie. Carrie pulled out their wedding album......

Are Your Allergic to Strawberries?

My home office could feel stifling so every so often I would go work at Panera when I needed to be around humans. The closest Panera was on the edge of a mall, but I normally didn’t go into the mall because I wanted to......

The Best Lawn Boy Ever

It was the summer of 1978. My brother and I printed out a bunch of flyers and put them in the mailboxes throughout our neighborhood. We got several customers for doing lawn cutting and yard work. I did a bunch of work for Bill that......

Beginner’s Guide to Getting Google Reviews

Customer reviews are the lifeblood of many local businesses, no matter what industry you’re in. This can be especially important for local service professionals. Most businesses don’t know how to ask for reviews. This article will give you simple step-by-step instructions on how to do......

Things to Do in 2018 for Your Digital Marketing

Should, should, should. We need to quit shoulding on ourselves. Small business owners face an overwhelming number of things they should be doing. It’s 2018. Time for a fresh start. Rather than heap guilt on you about the million things you aren’t doing, let’s pick......

Coffee Shop Connection

Casey worked at a digital marketing agency and spoke at a conference I attended. Because I was in the same industry I chatted with him afterwards. I expressed an interest about position openings at his company. He said he’d look into it. Casey introduced me......