Join host Celia Faye Meisel as she sits down with special guest Michele Tonkovitz, President of the Milwaukee chapter of the American Marketing Association and owner of Green Onion Creative. 

In this engaging episode, Michele emphasizes the power of cultivating vulnerability and empowerment within your team. Together, they dive into the significance of employee personal development within their roles, inspiring listeners to observe and harness their team’s strengths for optimal growth. Furthermore, Michele shares valuable insights on marketing strategies, including the use of social media tools like Linktree and direct engagement to connect with audiences. 

As they explore the significance of personal and company branding, listeners gain valuable tips for attracting talent and portraying values and culture effectively. Whether you’re a marketing professional or a business owner, this episode will equip you with actionable strategies for team development and marketing success. Tune in now to gain invaluable advice and tools for business growth and impact!

Key Moments:

00:00 Transitioned from in-house to freelance marketing.

06:17 Reflect on growth, seek help, embrace collaboration.

08:18 Encourage team members to explore different roles.

12:08 Social media connections are crucial for engagement.

14:59 Leverage LinkedIn for effective company recruitment.

20:05 Uniting marketing and sales is crucial.

23:38 Building success through graphic design and marketing.

26:47 Utilize tools to capture and share media mentions.

28:42 Free website crawl to identify and fix errors.

About Michele Tonkovitz:

Michele Tonkovitz is the owner/founder of Green Onion Creative. Her strategic and creative marketing agency, rooted in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and growing companies worldwide, specialize in copywriting, SEO, digital and print graphic design, social media, public/media relations and vendor relations. In addition to being the BIG ONION leading her bunch of employees, trusted contractors and vendor partners, Michele is also currently president of the American Marketing Association Milwaukee chapter.

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