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Hi, I’m CT Moore (@gypsybandito) and this is my personal blog, a place where my thoughts go to wander. I’m a recovering agency hack who now manages SEO, social media, and content campaigns through my consultancy Socialed Inc. Sometimes I speak at conferences, too, but you can check me out on LinkedIn if you really wanna know that much more about me. And if you have any questions, please feel free to leave a comment or drop me a line. I love it when strangers come a callin’ ;-)

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Here are my most recent posts

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Some Perspective

2015 was a tough year for me. I endured a personal legal dispute that took a toll on me, both emotionally and financially. 2016 has been a bit tougher. The legal dispute continued to unfold, and I suffered a few betrayals that effected me both socially and professionally. Some of those betrayals were personal. They were committed by close […]

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Fuck the Plan

Fuck the plan. The plan never really works, anyway. You need to take the plan and throw it out the fucking window. Or at least file it away with your other Mickey Mouse memorabilia. Of course, before you do that, you gotta have a plan to begin with. Which is to say, you shouldn’t run […]

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I’m Gonna Guest Lecture at McGill (again)

A little over a year ago, I was invited to guest lecture on Using Social Media for SEO at the McGill School of Continuing Studies. Well, I’ve recently started blogging about business for the Montreal Gazette, and have been invited back to lecture (next Tuesday, April 19th) on my inaugural post, Online Marketing: A roadmap for local businesses. The course (taught by my friend […]

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Embrace the Pain

Once upon a time, I was an army reservist, and before that, an army cadet as a teenager. Military training is hard stuff. It pushes you to your limits and teaches you what you’re made of [courage wolf evolution]. It teaches you what your limits really are, and to marvel at just how badass you […]