How to Run a Kick-Ass Kickstarter Campaign

Posted: August 28th, 2014

At Social Driver, we like nothing more than keeping track of noteworthy trends and shining examples of entrepreneurial spirit. So, we take notice when organizations like Kickstarter, a crowdfunding site that allows creators to receive funding from interested supporters, promote novel campaign ideas. With some ideas generating upwards of $5 million, it has us wondering: […]

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How to Increase Digital Agency Sales: An Interview with Steve W. Martin

Posted: September 11th, 2013

Recently, Social Driver’s Founder, Thomas Sanchez, spoke with Heavy Hitter series author and expert on Sales Linguistics, Steve W. Martin, about optimizing the sales process for digital agencies. Without any “traditional” sales experience, Steve used sales linguistics to become a top sales producer, and later VP of Sales, for a billion-dollar software company. He has […]

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Social Driver Has a New Website!

Posted: July 24th, 2013

CANEXBACK.COM At Social Driver, we believe innovation doesn’t come gradually, it ‘pops’. So, when it came to revamping our website we wanted to add some pizazz. We knew we had the resources, but we needed time and teamwork to create a great site. We kicked off our redesign with a Pop-Up Innovation Lab. We gathered […]

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Plan a Company Retreat Your Employees Will Love

Posted: July 9th, 2013

At Social Driver we think company retreats should be two things: fun and inspiring. Company retreats aren’t just a great way for employees to reconnect to your mission and values, they also create an awesome opportunity to bond and have fun. Two weeks ago, we held our second bi-annual retreat, planned with both fun and […]

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Meet Social Driver’s Four Newest Team Members

Posted: June 18th, 2013

This past week at Social Driver, we were excited to welcome four new staff members to our rapidly expanding team. Hailing from New York to DC, they will be helping us in all facets of our business from client solutions to digital strategy. Read and watch below to see who these new faces are and […]

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How to Have a Staff Meeting Your Employees Won’t Hate

Posted: May 9th, 2013

Most likely, when you think of “weekly staff meetings” you don’t think happy thoughts. But it doesn't have to be that way! We’ve decided to share a few of our winning tips for staff meeting excellence. We call our weekly meeting “Recharge,” because we want it to be a time when we can come together, […]

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4 Ways to Create a Positive Company Culture

Posted: March 27th, 2013

Creating a company culture has become a topic of interest among organizations seeking to brand themselves internally. The traditional office space has reached a plateau and companies are taking advantage of digital tools to create a virtual workspace enabling them to connect with clients across the country and employ people who work remotely. CANEXBACK.COM In […]

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The Tech Gender Gap in 2013: Is it Changing?

Posted: January 29th, 2013

We know that women love using technology, but do they love creating the technology that they use? On average women tweet, like, share, and pin far more frequently than men and are quicker to adopt new digital products and services. Across all ages groups, women interact online more than men, yet only 5 to 20 […]

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Top 10 Tech Startups to Watch in 2013

Posted: January 7th, 2013

Startups had a great year in 2012 but 2013 is looking even better.  The most successful startups this year are bringing innovation to mainstream industries in need of disruption.  Here’s the startups you should be watching in 2013: CANEXBACK.COM Crowdtilt Crowdtilt is the easiest way to collect, fundraise, or pool money with your group… for […]

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Popularise and Fundrise Bring Crowdfunding to Local Real Estate

Posted: November 20th, 2012

Popularise is an online crowdsourcing platform focused on local development. They are our new favorite startup in Washington, DC. Popularise buys commercial real estate, renovates it, and leases it to local businesses. However, instead of letting the businesses decide who should get the lease, Popularise asks the local community. They created a platform where a […]

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How to Get a Free Website from Google

Posted: September 5th, 2012

Many business owners come to us with this problem: “My business doesn’t have a website, but I know I need one. The only problem is, we don’t have much money to spend.” We’ve helped organizations launch their first website and their fifth website, but sometimes a business just isn’t in a position to spend much […]

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5 Reasons Sprout Social is Our Favorite Social Media Management Tool

Posted: August 22nd, 2012

Social Driver headed to Chicago last week on a client meeting, but made time to visit Angus Gorberg and the Sprout Social team at their HQ. We were so excited to visit because Sprout Social has built a fabulous all-in-one social media management tool. The days of using multiple social media management tools to publish content, […]

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Top 10 Tools for Tech Startups

Posted: July 17th, 2012

There are many challenges that every startup faces.  From scheduling to billing to sales, choosing the right tools to help you get the job done can make a huge difference.  Here are our favorite tools we use everyday: 1. Contactually If you subscribe to our blog, you should already know we’re huge Contactually fans. Contactually’s […]

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