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Apr 18, 2017

Carla Jones is a business development consultant and digital marketing director at Salon Solutions Group. She provides customized business and digital marketing growth strategies for the entrepreneur, small and medium sized start-up and existing businesses. Her focus is: Organization and Operations growth, web analytics, and Social Media Marketing & Management.

Follow Carla on Twitter at @iamcarlajones. She can also be found on LinkedIn and


You’ll Learn:

  • How landed a six month, $12,000 digital marketing contract very first time out.
  • How Carla went from being a dinosaur in the tech space to a “boom-lennial” – a Baby Boomer with a Millennial mindset.
  • The challenge Carla face getting beauty professional to grasp her concept of bankable business brilliance.


3 Key Points:

  1. Periscope helped Carla overcome budget limitations and reach people authentically, at scale.
  2. People are more inclined to provide support when the really know the real you and where you are.
  3. There aren’t many African-Americans benefiting from the tech and digital marketing space.


Resources Mention: 

WeCre8te Facebook Group

Business and Digital Beauty Academy


Killer Resources: 

  1. Ready to go pro but aren’t sure if College is the right choice for you? Get my Ultimate Digital Marketing College Guide.
  1. Like the podcast? Then you’ll love the book! Grab Beyond Buzzwords on Amazon. 
  1. In the last three months of the 2016 Presidential election fake news outperformed real news on Facebook. DON’T be taken advantage of. Our Digital Discernment course teaches you how to call B.S. online.


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