Each week, we like to post what’s been going on with some of our members in the world of social media. Our recap will cover member news and highlights, external publications and hiring needs.
Member News & Highlights
Earlier this week, Dina Kaplan, founder of The Path, was ranked as No. 88 on Richtopia's "100 Most Influential Women Leaders." From Melinda Gates to Michelle Obama, Dina is ranked among some of the most inspirational and skilled women -- Congratulations!
YEC member and long-time friend Dan Schawbel recently announced that his company, WorkplaceTrends, has been officially acquired by Future Workplace. This comes only 10 months post launch. As of today, Dan is now a Partner and Research Director with the firm, which serves over 60 brands including Disney, GE, American Express, Google and Amazon. Click here to read the full press release.
— Dan Schawbel (@DanSchawbel) November 4, 2015
Fifth Avenue Brands CEO Richard Lorenzen recently published an article in Entrepreneur titled, "5 Surefire Ways to Manage Entrepreneur Stress." He writes, "Being able to manage that stress and not allow it to choke you is critical. It’s critical to clear decision-making, sound judgment and maintaining a strong morale among your team."
This week, YEC member Jonathan Long wrote an article for Entrepreneur titled, "The Truth About Entrepreneurship That Isn't Mentioned Nearly Enough." The Market Domination Media founder and CEO explains that while "The thought of being an entrepreneur is extremely appealing, the truth is, entrepreneurship is hard." In the article, Jonathan opens up about what entrepreneurs need to know: It’s extremely hard and quick success is rare.
— Jonathan Long (@MDMJonathan) November 2, 2015
Member Companies Hiring
YEC member company AquaMobile Swim School is hiring a Toronto-based Recruiter to help build its team of swim instructors and lifeguards. The recruiter will work alongside YEC member Diana Goodwin and the marketing and recruitment team to implement recruiting and hiring strategies. For more information, click here.
Christopher Wolfel, founder and CRO of MAVRCK, has opened up many positions at the company. Whether you're looking for a Marketing or Community Manager position, visit the career page to see the full list of available opportunities located in Boston.