For many entrepreneurs and small businesses, social media can be an absolute game-changer! All it takes is one viral post and a business can suddenly take off.

At Like A Voss Social Media, we’re highlighting local businesses and entrepreneurs who are killing the online game. This week’s spotlight is on Jessika Luise, Owner of J Does Brows!

Our CEO Mandi interviewed Jess about her secret to success in business and in life. We also got some awesome insights into what they think makes social media such an effective tool in business. …


If done well, collaborating with other people on social media can be very beneficial to everyone involved. It has many benefits, such as increasing reach, making valuable connections, and increasing brand awareness.

Here are some tips to help you with collaborating on social media.

Find Like-Minded People

The best people to collaborate with, especially if you want connections that last, are like-minded people. This doesn’t mean they have to be just like you or even be in the same kind of business as you — it just means that they need to have similar values and beliefs.

Example: If your…


For many entrepreneurs and small businesses, social media can be an absolute game-changer! All it takes is one viral post and a business can suddenly take off.

At Like A Voss Social Media, we’re highlighting local businesses and entrepreneurs who are killing the online game. This week’s spotlight is on Sam Hubbard, Owner of Industry Hair & Body Care!

Industry Hair & Body Care is a salon located in Campbell River on Vancouver Island, BC. Perched right beside the ocean it has a fantastic three-sided view of Discovery Passage and houses an fun group of stylists, known for their high…


Influencers have become an important part of success on social media. People and businesses are willing to invest more and more in influencer marketing due to the exposure it brings to their brand or company.

If you’re not already using influencer marketing, it’s likely time that you consider it, but first you need to understand what, exactly, you’re putting your money into. This starts with understanding that there are various kinds of influencers with different price points and kinds of exposure. There are different categories you can use to figure out the kind of influencer you need.

Category One: Followers

Under this category…


For many entrepreneurs and small businesses, social media can be an absolute game-changer! All it takes is one viral post and a business can suddenly take off.

At Like A Voss Social Media, we’re highlighting local businesses and entrepreneurs who are killing the online game. This week’s spotlight is on Ashley Stawski, Owner of Ashley Stawski — RE/MAX Check Realty!

Ashley Stawski RE/MAX Check Realty is your local Campbell River born and raised Real Estate Agent! …


People are always being told to find their voice on social media, one that’s distinctly their own, but why is that so important?

In fact, to be successful on social media, it’s vital that you find a voice for your personal brand that’s both authentic and unique. It needs to be one that is consistent — giving people the opportunity to connect with you — if you want people to follow you and actually care about what you’re saying. Here’s what makes it so important to find that voice and why.

It Strengthens Your Brand’s Values

Strong values make a strong voice and vice versa…


This is a very special week for us because we have officially been running this series for ONE WHOLE YEAR.

And you know what happened, in Slack we were chatting and realized that in this entire year we never highlighted the female entrepreneur at the head of Like A Voss……say wwwhhhaatttt???

That being said, time to change that.

At Like A Voss Social Media, we have been highlighting local businesses and entrepreneurs who are killing the online game. This week’s spotlight is on the one and only Mandi Relyea-Voss, Owner and CEO of Like A Voss Social Media.

We think…


Third party social media tools can definitely be useful for anyone on social media. If you are a social media marketer, you’ve probably used one yourself. The biggest question though, is do they have a negative impact on engagement?

The last thing you want is for one of the tools you use that should be helping you ends up hindering the success of the posts that you’ve spent hours carefully crafting. You may not always have the time to be posting yourself at the right times. You need these tools, but you also need engagement.

Do these tools even have…


For many entrepreneurs and small businesses, social media can be an absolute game-changer! All it takes is one viral post and a business can suddenly take off.

At Like A Voss Social Media, we’re highlighting local businesses and entrepreneurs who are killing the online game. This week’s spotlight is on Erika Dowell, Owner of Signal Operations.

Signal Operations is a cloud-based bookkeeping and accounting agency. Signal Operations understands small businesses live and die based on their finances. …


Writing blogs can be very beneficial to your business, but only if you are consistent with them. Doing so can seem very time-consuming at first. That’s why you need to learn how to write them efficiently. Once you’ve mastered the skills of writing blogs consistently and efficiently, that’s when they become worth your while.

So, here are some tips on writing blogs both consistently and efficiently.

Put It In Your Calendar

Just like any other work task, dedicate time for it in your calendar. Treat it as something worthy to spend your time on as any other aspect of your business. This means you dedicate…

Amanda Relyea-Voss

Owner / CEO — Like A Voss Social Media

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