Category Archives: networking

3 New Ways to Find New Business and Grow Your Follower Base

The internet offers no shortage of advice for networking, finding new business and building your follower base on social media. But rarely do we read an article or hear a bit of advice that we haven’t read before, or even … Continue reading

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Tweet Chat Rules of Thumb

Since i started participating in tweet chats a few years ago, I’ve become a bit addicted. Depending on my schedule, and the topics, I might jump into three or four a week. Some of them at the same time! But I digress. Let’s back … Continue reading

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The Real Joy of Doing Good Work

Years ago I realized something. I realized that I was happy at work. I enjoyed going in every morning. And that there were certain clients I truly looked forward to speaking with, working with, those for whom I enjoyed getting … Continue reading

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Social Media Don’ts

We all start somewhere. And since I learn something new every single day, especially in the social space, it stands to reason that after six years of blogging, tweeting and posting I may have learned a thing or two from … Continue reading

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Blurring the Lines Between Online and Offline Marketing

If you’re with the majority, you’ve become fairly active in the social sphere.  Tweeting, posting, commenting and the like.  But to what end? We’ve begun to see a shift in social… while it does enjoy a life of its own, companies … Continue reading

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How to Handle Rejection Like a Writer

As a freelance writer, I’ve submitted 64 feature articles, essays and short stories for publication in the past three years. Of those 64, just 19 have been published. It’s simple math: I’ve received many more rejection letters than acceptance letters. … Continue reading

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Volunteering: Why You Need to Get Involved

I have read and heard from many folks that volunteering and becoming a member of a local industry organization are both good things to do. I’ve been hearing that advice for years. In fact, I’ve given it, as well. But … Continue reading

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Social Media 201: Getting Results

“Sure, I do social, but it hasn’t really worked for me.” Sound familiar? You’ve created business profiles on all the “right” platforms, you tweet and post, even comment on blogs, but still haven’t seen any increase in sales – or … Continue reading

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10 Leadership Resolutions for the New Year

It’s easy to get into a rut – becoming so focused on just clearing the paperwork from your desk, managing people, keeping the business going, that we forget all the things that we loved about our career choice in the … Continue reading

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Networking 101 for Small Business

We’ve all heard the phrase, “It’s not what you know, but whom you know.” Granted, it helps if you do have the “what” covered. But, if you have talent, drive, and expertise, the best way to grow your business, expand … Continue reading

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