While the Founding Fathers did not have social media vehicles and platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Linked In, Youtube, Flickr and Foursquare I am sure that they would have taken advantage of them as mediums for communicating with contacts, public, friends and others interested in “the cause.” Social networking and marketing did not exist, but these individuals knew the importance of publicity, having a personal brand, word of mouth marketing, networking, effective writing, publishing and public speaking. Do these skills and approaches sound familiar? These techniques and others are the same that individuals need to capitalize on today to build their own personal brands, the foundation for a success in life, in business and in any community.
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Taking a stand may be risky, but it might also be necessary. As Corbett says, “It may be more comfortable to sit on the sidelines, but in business, nothing is ever comfortable.” Click the linkRead more
Recently I wrote Part 1 of “Steps to Become a Successful and Powerful LinkedIn User,” in which I outlined some important strategies. Creating a plan and strategy for using LinkedIn and creating a personal marketingRead more
While most executives are mindful of the need to research an external audience, it is important to prepare for internal audiences as well. Read more on preparing for internal speeches: https://kollective.com/7-crucial-factors-in-preparing-for-that-internal-speech/
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