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The Future Price of Unpopularity

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The bed vibrates, jolting her awake. The soles of her bare feet press against the cold wooden floor, as she submits to the urgency of getting up. Grabbing her iPhone 11xi, she darts to the bathroom, attempting to circumvent the bitter byproduct of her broken heater.

She switches on the “heat seat” button, and sits down on the toilet. For the next thirty minutes, she investigates all of her social media accounts, clenching her teeth as she checks to see if her follower-counts have decreased…

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  • Influencers | Social Media , Pepperdine Student Comments
  • Jan 23, 2019

Best Friend’s Challenge, Creative Influencer Style

Our last, and bonus, episode of Season One of “The Creative Influencer” podcast is available today for download on iTunes. Veronica Sams and Erica Schenk play our version of “The Best Friends Challenge.”

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A transcript of the full interview follows: 

Jon: Veronica, you are a photographer. Correct?

Veronica: Yes.

Jon: Erica, you’re a model?

Erica: Yes.

Jon: You’re both seniors at Pepperdine?

Veronica: We are, yep.

Jon: You’re also friends?

Both: Yeah, that’s right. 

Jon: Veronica, describe her.

Veronica: I love Erica because she’s not only one…

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  • The Creative Influencer , Podcast , Influencers | Social Media
  • Jan 16, 2019

Erica Jean - Plus size model and Influencer

Our interview of Erica Jean for “The Creative Influencer” podcast is available today for download on iTunes.

Erica was the first plus size female model to ever be on the cover of a fitness magazine and ultimately won a Teen Choice Award. She uses her influence to connect with and help young women.

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A transcript of the full interview follows: 

Jon: I am joined today by Erica, welcome to the podcast.

Erica: Thank you very much. 

Jon: You are a plus sized model. 

Erica: Yup.

Jon: You're…

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  • The Creative Influencer , Podcast , Influencers | Social Media
  • Jan 02, 2019

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