Social Confoes

Hosted ByDiego Ameerali & Jeanluc van Charante

Social Confoes 006 – From Stay at Home Mom to Speaking at the Biggest Marketing Stages w/ Dorien Morin – van Dam

Diego and Jean-luc talked with their first female guest on Social Confoes, Dorien Morin – van Dam. She is originally from the Netherlands and moved to the US at the age of 18. Have a listen to see how here journey unfolded as she went from being a stay at home mother to speaking at the biggest social media stages. It was a joy to speak with her and she has and uplifting and very approachable personality.

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Episode Overview

  • 0:00 – Meeting someone who knows where Suriname is during a Conference (SMMW)
  • 2:25 – Orange Glasses
  • 7:15 – Moving to the US at the age of 18 and dealing with home-sickness
  • 18:30 – From a time where there was to Social Media to becoming a Social Media Strategist
  • 28:50 – Views on controversies like ‘Zwarte Piet’ in the Netherlands and how it affects Social Media in your area
  • 40:00 – Are getting more connected or disconnected through the rise of Social Media?
  • 46:15 – How does learning marketing and social media through volunteering compare to a traditional education
  • 58:40 – How was your first conference experience and what future trends in social media marketing do you foresee
  • 1:06:50 – Migrating to the US and how do you even prepare yourself to jump into the US market
  • 1:12:30 – Closing Remarkts

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