Marketing

Essential social media tools for businesses

This list is based on a cool post on 6 Social Media Tools Every Business Should Use I put my own comments to the list, but I think the author offers very solid advice. RSS Feed Aggregator This allows you to do a couple of things: first you can find news around keywords in your…

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Putting your brand to work online

The explosion of social media on the Internet has created an incredible opportunity for you to connect directly with your clients and to be found by other people who are literally searching for exactly what it is that you have the offer. Used correctly social media can lead to greater customer loyalty and explosive business…

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Friday at the ‘Focus Marketing Seminar’ workshop

dulcitalove gave me a free ticket to Focus Marketing Seminar over Twitter. Rock on! The event is packed full of info and is also a little like a Rorschach test. Break this down: First, the event ticket for the Focus Marketing Seminar is around $200 and Sean Roach gives tens of thousands of dollars away…

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Play It As It Lays

There are times when I feel down on myself because I see myself “behind” someone else. What comes after that? Time spent wondering why I’m where I’m at, why someone else is “ahead.” Why? Why? Why? It’s boring to just reflect on it. I’m sure I’m not alone in this activity either. Can you imagine…

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What good is social media anyway?

To best understand Social Media, I think it makes sense to see how it has matured and how people have put it to use. When I first used the Internet in 1990. There was no web, so what did I do? One of the most popular Internet activities centered around what was called USENET. It…

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Guy Kawasaki on FOX Business

Guy Kawasaki was interviewed on FOX Business today and spoke about the new trends on the Internet and how they’re being fueled by things like “free” database technology access and other critical pieces of infrastructure that were once only available to those with a ton of money at their disposal. Great insight on the venture…

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Creating a Message that Attracts Buyers

Not so long ago, your personal brand would have been limited to a throwaway clause at the top of your resume – something along the lines of “creative, organized self-starter looking for a job in this industry.” Back then, your resume was a foot to get you in the door of a group of candidates…

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