I haven’t written a letter in quite some time. To be perfectly honest, I spent most of 2020 just trying to keep a small business afloat. And it has NOT been easy.

March 12, our country (the U.S.) shut down. By March 17, Red Branch Media (always bootstrapped, never taken…


Originating from Japan, Lean was originally created for manufacturing and was later adopted by American manufacturing companies. Having found success and effectiveness in its implementation, the core Lean principles were then adopted by other industries such as construction, financial services, project management, and healthcare.

For software solutions development, Lean has…

Digital marketers know the pains and gains of search engine optimization (SEO). We always hear questions along the lines of “why aren’t we ranking for our target keyword yet?” or “when will we rank for this keyword?” Any SEO guru knows that it always ‘depends,’ and there’s not truly a…

Maren Hogan

Chief Marketing Brain of @RedBranch Media. I help folks in recruiting, talent acquisition and HR, figure out marketing, community and social. #TBEX #TChat

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