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- Henry David Thoreau

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You should achieve them.

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Webinars, Guides and Reports


Here are the upcoming reports and release dates:

Top Communications and Marketing Challenges
Businesses, organizations and government agencies are facing new challenges reaching people and successfully communicating. In this webinar and the report, we will examine the data on what challenges exist, which ones may persist into 2023, and how you and your team can overcome them. There also will be time to answer questions at the end of the event.
Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm Eastern / 10:00 am Pacific
Click here to register for the Webinar and receive the report.

Ideas for Your Next Marketing or Communications Campaign
Ever look at your marketing or communications campaigns and think, "I think we did that last year... And maybe... Every year for the last 10 years before that."? Well, we are here to help you break out of dull marketing and come up with some more creative ideas. Including those ideas that you can deliver with a limited budget and small staff. During this webinar and in its associated guide, Michael Hackmer will explore many creative ways you get or create content for your business, organization or government agency. Hackmer will identify the most scalable / repeatable tactics as well as those that won't break your budget. By the end of the webinar, you will have a helpful resource list that you can use right away to start having an immediate impact on your marketing efforts. There also will be time to answer questions at the end of the event.
Date: Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm Eastern / 10:00 am Pacific
Click here to register for the Webinar and receive the report.

Business Trends for 2023
As 2022 draws to a close, trends are emerging for businesses across all industries. Not only is inflation and the economy on everyone's mind, but also of concern are issues such as cybersecurity, government policies and taxation, workforce demands, technology modernization and more. In this Perspectives Webinar and in its associated report, we outline the latest trends that will carry into 2023, and how businesses need prioritize before the end of the year.
Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm Eastern / 10:00 am Pacific
Click here to register for the Webinar and receive the report.

Government Trends in 2023
Since the onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic, governments across the world have been making changes to adapt to needs of their citizens. Now as countries have adapted, what trends took shape in government in 2022? And what new trends does government need to anticipate for 2023? This Perspectives Webinar and its associated report identifies key trends and makes recommendations for both federal, state and local government agencies, as well as government contractors, on what to prepare for in the near future.
Date: Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm Eastern / 10:00 am Pacific
Click here to register for the Webinar and receive the report.


Data and Trends


A collection of important statistics and trends for businesses and governments to consider. We expand on what these data points mean to organizations.


Feeding the wolf of hope, kindness and truth.

Starting on September 9, 2022, Michael Hackmer will host "OPTIMISTIC Talk" every Friday morning to highlight the stories of hope, peace, serenity, joy, love, humility, kindness, and truth that exist all around us.

Each week, the show will seek to provide an optimistic view of the world around us and inspire all of us to take more positive action in our day to day lives.

You can view detailed summaries of each week's program by visiting Webinars and Podcasts page.

Questions about a past or upcoming episode? Ideas for a future program? Or do you want to be considered for an interview on a program? Let me know by e-mailing me at: michael [at] hackmer [dot] com

This is a FREE weekly event, but registration is required to attend the LIVE event. There is no registration required to view the on-demand videos on the website, or social media channels such as YouTube and Vimeo.

Premiere Episode, 9/9/2022
8:30 am to 9:00 am Eastern / 5:30 am to 6:00 am Pacific

WEBINARS with Michael Hackmer

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In addition to webinars that include reports, I also hold one-off webinars on topics that are designed to help people with their marketing efforts. Take a look at these upcoming events. Registration is free.

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What Do You Need Help Building?

Here are some services that I can provide for your business or organization.


Recognize Trends and Curate Ideas To Make Successful Plans

Businesses and organizations need to recognize current and emerging trends and curate ideas to build smarter strategies for growth and success. Let's look at what is defining your marketplace and driving customer behavior. Together, we can develop the right strategy and tactics so you don't waste time or opportunities to achieve your goals.


Identify Your Target Audiences and Know Their Needs

Personalization and technology has created more audience segments than ever before, and more ways to reach them. Who you are trying to connect with needs to be determined before you create content and build an experience. Let's make sure we "know" who your audience is, what they really want, as well as the "how" and "when".


Create and Deliver Engaging Content and Compelling Experiences

Technology has changed how people consume information and how they engage with brands. If you do not deliver content that resonates, or a compelling digital experience, you risk being dismissed. Let us work together to build better content, as well as rich digital and in-person communications.

Want to talk?

Call or e-mail me to discuss how I may be able to help.

A brief, preliminary conversation does not cost anything. I will provide a non-disclosure agreement (NDA) for more detailed conversations. But let's at least get the conversation started. Waiting is always more costly.

Colliding With The Social Web

Who doesn't love a good blog? Colliding With The Social Web is my personal blog where I touch topics ranging from technology and business to media and parenting. I invite you to click on the link and explore the different articles and interviews which span a wide range of categories and topics.