Philly HubSpot User Group Blog

Bonnie Valentine

An early adopter of HubSpot, Bonnie considers herself a Smarketeer at heart. Leading the Philly HubSpot User Group is an opportunity to raise everyone's Smarketing IQ by bringing the community together over topics on sales, marketing, and technology.

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U are the Winner to these Marketing Conferences

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 7, 2017 4:56:29 PM / by Bonnie Valentine posted in Events, inbound marketing, conferences

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Sometimes U Win and Learn 

#Winning with Philly HUG

Placing the "U" in Philly HUG by granting you free tickets to The Digital Summit Philadelphia on August 23-24.

Register and attend the June 14 Philly HUG meetup for your chance to win. 

Look no further than your Philly HUG Community to keep you in the know about digital marketing conferences and discounts. There are several important dates on the calendar:

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#PTW17 Winner was the Philly HUG!

[fa icon="calendar'] May 17, 2017 8:52:40 AM / by Bonnie Valentine posted in smarketing, Philly Tech Week, Dan Tyre

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We are all winners during Philly Tech Week

Once a year the first week in May is filled with festivities and events centered around the Philly Technology scene. The Philly HUG represented the HubSpot Community by sponsoring an event with host Dan Tyre presenting on the topic of Smarketing. The results were a massive turn-out, an abundance of motivation, and fun prizes awarded for the audience participation.

Did you miss the presentation? Did you hear who won the Amazon Echo or the tickets to #TheInbounder Global Conference in NYC? Get the latest news:

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What Do You Want from Your Philly HUG?

[fa icon="calendar'] May 9, 2017 7:38:00 AM / by Bonnie Valentine posted in Feedback

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We've had a great kick-off to the 2017 events! Thanks to all the sprockets who have participated. As we move forward the Philly HUG team is looking to make this group's experience amazing with some additional events.

We want to know what you’re looking to get out of our meetups and events.

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Inbounder World Tour NYC // Land Your Tickets

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 11, 2017 10:47:17 AM / by Bonnie Valentine posted in Events, inbound marketing

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Global Digital Marketing Conferences Coming Near You 

TheInbounderGlobalTour.pngPack your overnight bag! Experience New York City and share your love of Inbound Marketing with a free ticket to The Inbounder World Wide Tour in NYC on May 22, 2017.

Register and attend the May 3 #PhillyTechWeek Philly HUG meetup for your chance to win. 

Look no further than to your Philly HUG community to keep you in the know about global digital marketing conferences for 2017 that are landing near you. There are several important dates on the calendar already:

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In-Person HubSpot Training Coming to Chicago

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 3, 2016 9:30:00 AM / by Bonnie Valentine posted in Events

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HubSpot has announced that their customer trainers are coming to Chicago to host a week of in-person training during August 29 - September 1.

HubSpot Classroom Training is designed specifically for customers and users who are looking for a more hands-on, personalized HubSpot training experience. By attending these courses, you’ll dedicate one or two days to understanding how the HubSpot tools fit together, learning best practices, and creating assets needed to execute your next campaign.

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HUG Recap: Seventh Sense Makes Sure Your Email Gets Seen

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 28, 2016 10:50:37 AM / by Bonnie Valentine posted in Events

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Email is broken and Seventh Sense CEO Mike Donnelly is on a mission to fix it. Speaking to the April HUG, Donnelly laid out the challenges and opportunities for email marketers.

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Mikhail Bell Gets the First Look at Contagious Culture

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 2, 2016 4:34:28 PM / by Bonnie Valentine posted in Events

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Mikhail_Bell_and_Contagious_Culture_by_Anese_Cavanaugh_1.jpgCongratulations to PhillyHUG member Mikhail Bell! You are the first recipient of the book Contagious Culture by Anese Cavanuagh. Anese was our guest speaker from the April Philly HUG meet-up.

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INBOUND 2016 Discounts and Prizes!

[fa icon="calendar'] May 19, 2016 1:59:42 PM / by Bonnie Valentine posted in Events

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INBOUND 2016 Discounts and Prizes

Going to to INBOUND 2016 November 8-11? You have a limited-time opportunity to cash in on some amazing discounts and special giveaways. Here's how it works.

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HUG Attendees Are About to Boost Their Email Campaign Success!

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 8, 2016 2:30:00 PM / by Bonnie Valentine posted in Events

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HOT off the email campaign! We’re pleased to announce that Mike Donnelly, Founder & CEO of Seventh Sense, will be attending the coast-to-coast Philly and Ann Arbor HUG on April 12!

Mike will provide a sneak peek of their latest HubSpot integration tool that’s taking email marketing by storm. The tool is highly recommended by top marketing agencies and HubSpot:

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Phoning It In? It’s Impacting Your Company Culture

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 5, 2016 10:30:00 AM / by Bonnie Valentine posted in Events

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Phoning It In? It’s Impacting Your Company Culture

How often in your workday or personal life do you “phone it in”? Most of us can relate to Adam Sandler’s character in the movie Click, with his remote controller that fast forwards him through life.

I’ve often been at a networking event where the person I’m talking to isn’t making eye contact with me—they’re looking beyond my shoulder to find the next person to meet. And I’ve experienced the common brush-off by someone acting as if they’re too busy to speak.

When we aren’t really present with others, we have a profound impact on all parties, and in more ways than one. Our actions represent who we are and our organization, and they will attract more of the same type of people for clients and new hires.

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