Compelling, not chasing, conversations
Maria Elena works with and advises communities, identifying and nurturing communication and providing tools to provide a compelling context to make online and offline relationships together. With over 478,500 connections she’s responsible for, Maria Elena inspires through empowerment and provides tools for clarity and unity that activate team members and brand ambassadors.
Maria Elena coaches businesses in clarity about their business and marketing objectives. She provides practical support to solve problems and eliminate obstacles. Her focus is in providing guidance, structure and support to make your business relationships work, and skill building in developing internal and external brand advocates. She focuses on the people in and around your brand. When people feel engaged and valued – they will advocate and produce for your brand. People still do business with people. And, they do and refer business to people they know, like and trust.
Maria Elena creates conversation, community, connection and commerce around your brand. From start-ups and new launches, to conversations and synchronized efforts between and through departments, to advocates and ambassadors around and within your business – Maria Elena’s workshops and programs focus on the relationships between people who make up your brand.
Maria Elena focuses on appreciation at the workplace and appreciation in business. She helps supervisors and managers effectively communicate appreciation and encouragement to their employees, resulting in higher levels of job satisfaction, healthier relationships between managers and employees, and decreased cases of burnout. Understanding an individual's primary and secondary languages of appreciation can assist managers and supervisors in communicating effectively to their team members. And, it can help businesses make the connection needed to inspire others to speak positively on their behalf.
Maria Elena has spoken to thousands of businesses, entrepreneurs and executives around the nation inviting and exciting them to understand the languages of appreciation; empowering them to be great at marketing, developing and empowering brand advocates.
More than any other influence, company culture shapes the distinctive way employees behave as they turn the brand promise into breakthrough customer experiences.
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Social SMART Marketing
Workplace & In Business
Genuinely appreciating the people that make up your brand, connects them to your brand values resulting in your team, customers and advocates feeling valued.