October 2017 News You Can Use

Ready or not, the busiest ecommerce season of the year is almost upon us. Are you ready? In this issue of Stukent’s NYCU, we’re announcing new tools, considering the trends, and generally urging you to push ahead and be prepared. Whether you’re ready for it or not… the holidays are soon upon us! 1. YOU CAN’T PUT THIS ON FACEBOOK …

8 Tricks to Dominate the Mimic Social Simulation

You just started using the Mimic Social Simulation and you don’t know what’s going on. You’re trying to sell these Buhi bag things but you don’t know how! You don’t know when to post, what to post or how to spend your budget. Your boss is coming and he’s angry! Does this sound like you? (Does it sound like an …

Professor of the Month: Rafic Sinno

Rafic Sinno Assistant Professor of Business University: University of Dubuque Location: Dubuque, Iowa “[I’m] passionate about guiding future marketing pros in delivering value to their stakeholders.”   Rafic Sinno is an experienced entrepreneur, author, teacher, motivational speaker, consultant and marketing professional. Rafic established Sinno Communication, a family based business that provides visual communication products and services. As a teacher, Sinno …

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How College Students Help The World

Nearly four years ago in a small office space about an hour south of Yellowstone National Park (in Idaho), the Stukent mission statement was born. Our mission was: Four years later and our mission statement remains the same. I’ll be honest. The sound of us helping educators help students help the world was rather intimidating back in 2014. I wasn’t …

September 2017 News You Can Use

Choosing the top stories can be a real chore, and that’s definitely true this month. Anyone who says summer is the slow time for digital marketing hasn’t been online lately. Business is booming Let’s get down to it. Here’s Stukent’s News You Can Use, fresh off the press… 1. WARNING: THIS SITE IS NOT SECURE! Topic: Key Point: If you’ve not …

The 5 Biggest Improvements to Mimic Social in 2017

  When it comes to learning, nothing beats real-world experience. Everyone knows that. Unfortunately, real-world experience can be very hard to get. It’s not easy to find a major brand that will hand you the keys to their marketing, especially their social media. At Stukent, we found a way around this problem. We call it Mimic Social. Mimic Social is …

August 2017 News You Can Use

Google says the search app on mobile will begin including a feed that provides personalized links on the topics you care about most. And what’s that feed going to be called? “Google Feed” of course! Some say it sounds and looks a lot like the Facebook Feed, but Google says there’s a HUGE difference. The Google Feed will provide info …

Successful Strategies for Building Backlinks

Backlinks are important. Backlinks make the difference between a great page ranking on the fifth page of Google and a mediocre page ranking #1. They are so important that websites will spend thousands of dollars to get them, and bloggers will write whole blog posts for the sole purpose of getting backlinks. They are some of the most important trading chips …

Announcing New Certificates for Mimic Pro Simulations

Knowledge isn’t everything. I like to think I know a lot (just ask my family), and you are probably quite knowledgeable yourself. But all of the knowledge in the world won’t convince anyone to hire you unless you have proof that you are competent at what you do. In our society today, this proof comes in the form of degrees, …

July 2017 News You Can Use

Firecrackers, summer sun, and getting outside. It’s tough to stay focused this time of the year – but the crew at Stukent is busy helping make sure students and professors going back to school in the fall have the absolute best, most up-to-date, digital marketing training available anywhere. Here’s our look at digital marketing highlights over the past 30 days. …