I Accepted You on LinkedIn And Then….

Written By: Trent Selbrede I looked at my feed. UGH You immediately spammed me thinking I needed your product/service (I don't). The form letter was ful uf tpyos. The ALL CAPS told me it was an important message. I better check it out! You immediately asked me to hire you, do your Visa paperwork, and fly…

4 Ways to Get Noticed on LinkedIn

Written By: Brett Berhoff Welcome to one of the biggest parties on Earth!  364 Million people decided to show up! Now what?  Let's cut to the chase and explore 4 Ways to Get Noticed On LinkedIn You are your photo.  Make it a good one.   It is important to keep in mind, that we are…

Four Lessons About Blogging I Learned the Hard Way

When I started blogging, I dove in head first and never looked back. I've learned a lot along my blogging journey. Mostly, through continuing to write, reading a ton of posts from other writers, working with mentors, and applying what I am learning in my MBA program. However anytime in life when you dive in…

Use Social Marketing To Tell Your Company’s Story

"Marketing is no longer just about pushing a product, rather it is a compelling brand story that makes an organization stand out."  @SocialMktgSltns  <Click to Tweet> Social media is an extremely effective tool to distribute your company's brand story to vast audiences. However, with all the "chatter" out there on social networks, it is easy to…

Use These Social Selling Techniques to Get More Leads

Are you an old school sales rep whose go to prospecting method is still cold calling? Are you just "on LinkedIn," but never post anything or engage your network? Do you think Twitter is just for teenagers? If you answered yes to any of these questions, I highly suggest you continue reading, and consider adding…

Globalization Via LinkedIn – My Perspective

Written By: Qamar Ali Khan My friend John White wrote an article “Globalization Via LinkedIn” a few months back. It is a simple but a magnificent article on the topic, beautifully describing how social media, particularly LinkedIn, is playing the vital role to bring people and businesses all over the world close together, making the…

Build Your Brand with Twitter

Did you know? Twitter is now up to 271 million monthly active users, and there are 500 million tweets coming out daily! Twitter has a global presence with users spread out to all corners of the globe. Twitter's mission statement: "To give everyone the power to create and share ideas and information instantly, without barriers."…

Pinterest to Add More Male Users in 2015

Today, 71% of Pinterest's user base of 72.5 million is female. The site is hugely popular amongst female users coming in 2nd place only to Facebook for the highest rate of female online user percentage. Pinterest is alive with women pinning about arts and crafts, gardening tips, recipes, fashion, home decorating, and more! While the number of male users has…