Scott Stratten says YOU have no competition!

by Susan

Janice interviewed Scott Stratten during the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration and you may be surprised to hear what he had to say.

Scott thinks YOU have no competition! Yes, that’s what he said… take a listen…

IMG_6319Thanks Scott for sharing such valuable and inspirational advice.

And thank you for giving your Build-A-Bear prize to Janice’s little girl Olivia. Olivia will love and treasure that adorable bear.

Remember to follow Scott @unmarketing and check out his blog.

See more photos and add your own in the DisneySMMoms Flickr Group.

We’ll be sharing more pictures and videos from the event here at 5 Minutes for Mom. Also, follow us and all the other moms here on Twitter as we tweet with hashtag #DisneySMMoms.

Check out other Disney Social Media Mom attendees posts and add your own at our DisneySMMoms link-up.

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Have a magical day!!!

(Disney covered costs for Janice and me to attend this event. While attendees did pay for the conference, they recognize that it was a greatly reduced rate and appreciate that Disney is again supporting the social media movement with this event. Disney did NOT ask us or any other attendees to write about the event.)

Talk soon,
Susan, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom.

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Susan Carraretto and her identical twin, Janice Croze, created 5 Minutes for Mom in 2006. Susan loves all social media, but her top addiction these days is Pinterest. She recently published a children's book titled "The Pest Detectives" which you can download now in digital format for free.

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1 Mikki February 16, 2010 at 2:53 pm

What a great video and encouragement. I felt a little overwhelmed by all the Mommy bloggers who had TONS of followers and stuff.
But I’m encouraged by what Scott says and will keep plugging away and going my thing!

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2 Lisa Marie Mary February 16, 2010 at 4:44 pm

Love this video! That one line (the no competition line) is just an absolute GEM!!! Thank you! :D

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3 Tired Mom Tesa February 16, 2010 at 5:34 pm

Another great video interview. I’m learning so much in these little snippets, I can’t even imagine the tons of information that must have been given out at the conference!

I always feel a bit of envy when I stumble upon a perfect looking blog with lots of followers, but this has motivated me to take my blog places only I can. Thanks!

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4 Messy Mommy February 16, 2010 at 5:52 pm

I really like that guy!

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5 Traci February 16, 2010 at 7:43 pm

I love LOVE this advice – there is only 1 YOU! Thank you so much for posting this!

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6 MommaPixie February 16, 2010 at 9:39 pm

Thank you so much! What great advice and really what I needed to hear today!!

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7 Jodi February 17, 2010 at 8:56 am

What encouraging advice – thank you! Also, had to comment: that exact Build-a-Bear (Pink tie-dye-esque bear complete with full Ariel garb) is what my daughter picked out for her 4th birthday last week. I think it must just be every little girl’s dream :)

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8 Anne February 17, 2010 at 1:38 pm

I was really inspired by Scott’s video- I follow him on Twitter and he always offers great advice and encouragement- one of the few I really like to read. It was refreshing to hear his point of view.. and really its super true.. no one like me :)

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9 Lorie Shewbridge February 20, 2010 at 11:58 am

Scott is FABULOUS!! Thanks again for all the tidbits, they are wonderful.

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10 Sherry E. February 26, 2010 at 9:15 am

Fantastic advice!! I am now following you on Twitter, Scott!!

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11 Kenya February 26, 2010 at 11:08 am

Thanks for sharing!!

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12 Erica Mueller February 26, 2010 at 4:47 pm

Scott is one of my favorites. I’m so jealous that you got to meet him! :-)

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13 Melissa in Mels World February 28, 2010 at 5:28 pm

What an awesome interview! I love his advice, his honesty, and that he was brave enough to go to a “mom’s” conference…that rocks!

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14 valmg February 28, 2010 at 7:06 pm

He would make a great potential speaker for a future event.

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15 Shannon (The Mommy-Files) March 9, 2010 at 12:30 pm

I’ll have to check out his blog some time!

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