17 08, 2018

Are These Networking Mistakes Hurting You?

By |2019-01-31T13:32:57-04:00August 17th, 2018|Social Media & Networking|

I network online and face-to-face. I attend a minimum of two networking events per month and have done so for many years. In that time I’ve had successes. However, I’ve made a lot of networking mistakes. A lot. If you’re hard-headed like me and have to learn from your mistakes, you can quit reading now. [...]

16 08, 2018

What is Customer Centered Content?

By |2019-01-31T13:36:48-04:00August 16th, 2018|Social Media & Networking|

I read an excellent post from Story Needle Sincerity in Content Marketing, which led me to ask what do content consumers want from content marketers? What is sincere content marketing? It’s certainly not the recent rash of Ad-polgies from Facebook, Wells Fargo, Uber, and others. The Story Needle post hits the nail on the head [...]

18 07, 2018

6 Ways Start a Conversation on Twitter

By |2018-10-10T15:09:38-04:00July 18th, 2018|Social Media & Networking|

I’ve had a twitter account since June of 2010, and like many longtime advocates of Twitter, I’ve bemoaned the evolution of Twitter from a place to find like-minded souls and carry on conversations to just another social media marketplace. But wait; is it The Twitter or The user? I believe it’s a little bit of [...]

5 07, 2018

Is it Time for a Pay to Play Social Network?

By |2019-02-01T11:52:36-04:00July 5th, 2018|Social Media & Networking|

When the news hit that millions of Facebook customers had been compromised, and that fake news had bought its way not only into the Facebook news feed but was segmented to reach specific targeted audiences, many people were surprised and appalled. They wondered how this could happen. Later we found out that those who signed [...]

23 05, 2018

What Should a Business Share and Not Share on Social Media?

By |2018-10-10T15:04:45-04:00May 23rd, 2018|Social Media & Networking|

So, what are the rules of social media for business? The rules of social media for business are the same for any form of media a business uses not only SM. There is not a one size fits all formula that fits the needs of every business. However, there are some basics, and they begin [...]

12 04, 2018

What Social Media Networks Should Your Business Use?

By |2019-02-04T11:50:55-04:00April 12th, 2018|Social Media & Networking|

I had a discussion this morning with the management team of a growing business. The topic was how to move the business into the 21st century, when the topic of social media came up. They’re not satisfied with their social media presence but aren’t confident what to do. Are you happy with your businesses social [...]