Social Media: A Cautionary Tale

Matt Eventoff

Breaking news… Social media is in fact… Social! Social Media outlets are not diaries, confidants or private/confidential conversations. The reality is that now, more than ever, social media conversations are public , or at the very least semi-public.

Social Media Like a Boss with Erin Gargan King

Speaker Launcher

For most of us, creating a great social media following doesn’t come easy. The post Social Media Like a Boss with Erin Gargan King appeared first on Jane Atkinson. For most of us, creating a great social media following doesn’t come easy. She has helped clients ranging from The Academy Awards to the United States Navy develop more effective social media strategies.

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Social media presenting sales

The Presenter's Blog

The fields of social media, sales, and public speaking, can all benefit when they work together. If public speaking can be thought of as blending a fine champagne, then the art of crafting social media is more akin to producing a cognac, distilling your message into something intense and immediate. Disciplines for effective social media are disciplines that equally apply to public speaking.

Making Better Connections on Social Media with Phil Gerbyshak

Speaker Launcher

On this episode of the Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are talking about making significant connections on social media. Today we are joined by social media guru, Phil Gerbyshak. The post Making Better Connections on Social Media with Phil Gerbyshak appeared first on Jane Atkinson. On this episode of the Wealthy Speaker Podcast, we are talking about making significant connections on social media.

The Social Media Branding Playbook

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

How is your social media branding doing? Employers review your social branding.  The composite social brand is what counts, not being the author of a book, at least not one which isn't a best-seller or a juicy expose. All the matters is what's getting attention for and enhancing the social brand in the now.  Likely if it's serving your professional needs well, it probably doesn't include a book you published recently.

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What is Your Social Media Strategy?

Speaker Launcher

I admire people who have a strong content and social media strategy. The post What is Your Social Media Strategy? Most Recent Post Speaker Marketing content marketing Social Media social media marketing social media strategiesThey know exactly who they are talking to and what content to deliver to them on a regular basis.

Magnifying the Impact of a Speech with Social Media

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Business Communication Social Media podcasting Professional Speaking Association Last week I was in the UK visiting family and took the opportunity to present to the Northwest Region of the Professional Speaking Association. Over 20 people attended at the conference center in Manchester. Thanks to Patricia Fripp for the introduction to the group, and to Eilidh Milnes and Steve Houghton-Burnett for arranging the visit. […].

Free “How To Write Anything” PDF for social media mention

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

I am looking to boost my book promotion so I am giving away s free PDF book (or epub) of How To Write Anything in return for a social media mention with a link to www.paullima.com/books. I am not looking … Continue reading →

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Cisco Social Media Conference: Teaching elephants to dance

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The Ragan Communications Social Media Best Practices for Communicators Conference, hosted by Cisco Systems, wrapped up on Friday. The 3-day event promised to share ways to “engage employees, build strong customer relationships and create brand buzz online&# using social media. Workshop and presentation topics included: How video is reshaping employee communications Social media tools for PR. Social [.]. Social Media Ragan Communications

Podcast: Social Media Monitoring

Communication Steroids

Tim Gordon and Roger Pike take a look at a number of free social media monitoring tools. And check out Steve Farnsworth’s list of Free Social Media Monitoring tools.

How to transform presentation content into video social media posts

More than PowerPoint...

Canva lets me repurpose bits and pieces of this content for easy social media sharing. Why not try using Canva to repurpose your presentation content for social media posts? Blogging Coaching communication content ideas design Education PowerPoint PowerPoint Presentation Presentation public speaking social media Twitter video Canva content powerpoint presentations presentation repurposing content

Social Media Warnings

The Communication Blog

9.24.2010 Social Media Warnings Here is a particularly useful set of guidelines for avoiding problems with social media messages. The examples are especially revealing and serve as warnings to all social media users but especially to those looking for a job. Categories: social media , warnings 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Loading.

Sex Offenders & Social Media

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Does banning sex offenders from posting on social media such as Facebook violate their right to free speech? Convicted of a sex offense years before, he was barred by the 2008 North Carolina from using social media such as Facebook which children can join. That's what the U.S. Supreme Court will review this Monday. Here is the analysis by LawNewz. The case concerns Lester Packingham.

Podcast: Social Media Myths

Communication Steroids

Tim Gordon and Roger Pike explore various so-called myths of social media. Tim Gordon and Roger Pike explore various so-called myths of social media. Podcast Social Media

Podcast: Public Relations & Social Media

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the recent PRSA Conference in Washington DC there were over 30 sessions on Social Media. I was intrigued to hear what the PR professionals at the conference thought of the impact of social media on public relations, so I asked a random collection of people I met in the halls what the thought. At the recent PRSA Conference in Washington DC there were over 30 sessions on Social Media. Tags: Podcasts Social Media

A Conversation with Ian Griffin on Speechwriting, Social Media & Blogging

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

On Thursday, December 13 the Silicon Valley Speeechwriters Roundtable hosted Ian Griffin in a free conference call. I’m usually the one doing the interviewing. However, Barbara Seymour Giordano suggested she turn the tables and interview me. Barbara had been my guest back in May. Barbara and I discussed my career as a freelance speechwriter, corporate […] On Thursday, December 13 the Silicon Valley Speeechwriters Roundtable hosted Ian Griffin in a free conference call.

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Is social media worth your time?

Succeed Speaking

I was talking with two speakers last week about social media strategies and I thought you might find this interesting. I think your social media strategy is up to you, because the same strategy is not appropriate for every speaker. Simply to say that this “to do social media or to not do social media” issue is not so black-and-white. Please share your experience: Is social media worth your time?

Podcast: Hot Social Media Tips

Communication Steroids

Discussion of a recent Social Media Examiner article highlighting hot social media tips. Discussion of a recent Social Media Examiner article highlighting hot social media tips. Social Media

[Podcast] 6 Common Social Media Mistakes and How to Fix Them with Chris Tompkins

Speaker Launcher

Social media mistakes. Agency drops by to highlight how can you go from making common social media mistakes to a social media platform that on-boards people and converts them into enthusiastic evangelists. The post [Podcast] 6 Common Social Media Mistakes and How to Fix Them with Chris Tompkins appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Social media mistakes. 4:44 Make sure you take a look at competitors’ social media strategies!

Storytelling through Social Media

Duarte Blog

With the explosion of social media and mobile devices, the impact of these presentations has the potential to be felt far beyond the board rooms and conference halls for which they were originally designed. Come join Nancy Duarte at ad:tech SF on April 21st, as she speaks about transforming ideas into action through storytelling and amplification via social media.

6 lessons for speakers from social media

Speak Schmeak

Last week, at Montecito Bank & Trust's B2B social media event, several speakers reinforced my belief that many of the same principles of effective use of social media apply to public speaking. But whichever social media platforms you use, you have an audience. First up was keynoter Peter Shankman, PR and social media expert, author, entrepreneur and founder of HARO (Help a Reporter Out). brevity is social media."

Interview: Rory Vaden – Selling with Social Media

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

His insights on overcoming procrastination, creative avoidance and personal setbacks have been shared on shows such as Oprah radio with Dr. Oz and featured in print media such as SUCCESStrade; Magazine. Today in addition to being an author, speaker, and entrepreneur, Rory is leading a rapidly growing international social movement called the Take The Stairs World Tour in which he is raising money for charity by climbing the 10 tallest buildings in the world.

Meeting Report: Cisco Social Media Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

For the rest of this week I’ll be attending the Ragan Communications Conference Social Media Best Practices for Communicators hosted by Cisco Systems. Social MediaThe event kicks off on Wednesday when I plan to attend the Pre-Conference Workshop on Corporate Video given by Deanna Govoni and Alex Romano. This workshop will discuss how to think differently [.].

Social Media Use Peaking, Voice Roaring Back

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It has been palpable: That is social media fatigue.  As TechCrunch reports, those who use social media is down from the 80% peak.   Meanwhile, more and more are envisioning a time they won't have to like, comment on, and share their clients' social media postings.    Content-provider Current Affairs Games Generational Divide Intuitive Media Personal Musings Public Speaking Selling Values Web/Tech

The Age of Social Media Calls for #NewPresentationTips

SketchBubble

The post The Age of Social Media Calls for #NewPresentationTips appeared first on SketchBubble Official Blog. Being a great public speaker has always been challenging. Let’s face it, getting up in front of a group of strangers takes courage and a commitment to ensuring the 3 E’s: engagement, education, and entertainment. But these days, even the 3 Es aren’t enough to come off as an awesome speaker. Today’s audiences are different […].

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Podcast: Shel Holtz on Social Media and Speechwriting

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

We discussed the ways in which social and digital media — which have given rise to content marketing — offer a host of options to speechwriters to draw attention to the speech before, during, and after its delivery. We discussed the ways in which social and digital media — which have given rise to content marketing — offer a host of options to speechwriters to draw attention to the speech before, during, and after its delivery.

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Social Media ROI?

Communication Steroids

What is your Return on Investment in Social Media ? When it comes to social media, what is your actual INVESTMENT in making social media happen? And how (and what) do you measure your RETURN on social media? Customer service dollars saved by having less people in your CS department thanks to your awesome social media engagement? There’s a lot of value in the ROI of social media.

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Social Media Expert, Seattle, WA - Part-Time (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Detais. careers

Strategic Marketing: Making Social Media WORK

Communication Steroids

If there is any advice I can give a business leader regarding their social media effort, that’s it. After all, strategic marketing, brand building, should be the primary focus of your social media effort. Be useful.

Is social media a fad?

Speak Schmeak

I have spent a lot of time educating them about the importance in 2009 of creating a presence not just on stage, but on the social media stage. My clients are starting blogs, joining social networking sites, and getting their names, products and services out there.

Social Media And JOBS

Communication Steroids

If so, then chances are you’re going to be involved in social media. For the job seeker, Social Media is where it’s happening. The importance of the social media in today’s job market extends well beyond the job board / application process.

[Podcast] Boost Your Speaker Bookings with Social Media with Erin Gargan

Speaker Launcher

As a professional speaker, you likely have a presence on social media, whether it is Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or something else. I mean, for years the experts have been telling us that we HAVE to be on social so by now, we’ve all jumped on that bandwagon. The post [Podcast] Boost Your Speaker Bookings with Social Media with Erin Gargan appeared first on Jane Atkinson. All of that changes today, with the help of social media guru Erin Gargan.

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The Coca-Cola Pause - No Advertising on Social Media for 30 Days

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For Coca-Cola it will be 30 days of reflection and re-evaluation of its advertising on social media globally, reports CNBC. Unlike Unilever and Verizon, Coca-Cola isn't officially participating in the boycott of Facebook's advertising platforms. Its stance is more individualistic. Its head James Quincey highlights the corporation's commitment to not being part of any form of racist messaging. What he demands is this: more accountability and transparency in advertising.

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Social media risks: What you should know

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

What are the liabilities governing blogs and other social media vehicles? With the rise of blogs, Twitter, Facebook and other forms of social media, communications professionals have a wide range of options to connect with audiences. Tags: Business Communication blogging corporate communications risk Social Media Does the risk mean you should prohibit blogging by corporate officers?

Podcast: Social Media is NOT New | Communication Steroids

Communication Steroids

We have news for you: Social media has been around awhile. Tim ‘Gonzo’ Gordon and Roger Pike dig into the social media world and discuss the so-called ‘newness’ of those bright and shiny toys called Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.

Interview: Michelle Cullison – Event Sponsorship with Social Media

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Michelle Cullison is a social media speaker and an expert in web technology. Together with her colleagues Myra Corrello, PhD and Jennifer Ledet she presented at the 2010 National Speakers Association Convention on How Social Media Can Help You Successfully Co-Produce a Major Public Event. Michelle successfully uses social media and technology tools to organize [.] Michelle Cullison is a social media speaker and an expert in web technology.

This is social media on drugs…

More than PowerPoint...

We often talk about online social media channels as they are some kind of inebriate or illicit drug. I wonder if it’s because we sense that our online social media behaviors aren’t exactly healthy or moderate.

Three freelance writers discuss how they use social media

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Three freelance writer discuss how they are using Social Media. Freelance Writing - Corporate freelance writing and social media social media

Podcast: State of Social Media 2012

Communication Steroids

Michael Stelzner of Social Media Examiner (one of our favorites!) held a great webinar this week discussing the State of Social Media for this year. Tweet Facebook LinkedIn Tumblr Stumble Digg Delicious Michael Stelzner of Social Media Examiner (one of our favorites!) held a great webinar this week discussing the State of Social Media for this year. and Kipp Bodnar of Hubspot (ditto!)

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Podcast: State of Social Media 2012

Communication Steroids

Michael Stelzner of Social Media Examiner (one of our favorites!) held a great webinar this week discussing the State of Social Media for this year. Michael Stelzner of Social Media Examiner (one of our favorites!) held a great webinar this week discussing the State of Social Media for this year. Podcast Social Media Hubspot Kipp Bodnar Michael Stelzner Social Media Examiner

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Guest Posting: Lessons from Social Media Plus, by Erica V.

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Last week I curated a list of 230 tweets from the Social Media Plus Summit held May 25 in Philadelphia. who was at the event, to explain what role social media plays in her life and some of the takeaways from the day. Tags: Blog Reviews Social Media #SMPlus I asked Erica V., Manners, Content and Audience: getting Back to [.].

Thinking/Talking Like a Lawyer 0 - Leveraging Social Media 1

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Then I repurposed the blog content on social media, ranging from Twitter to LinkedIn Updates.   And, no, I didn't delete the original blog content or the postings on social media. Twice it happened. 

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7 Public Speaking Social Media Strategies

Speak and Deliver

How about Twitter, Linked In, and all the other Social Media platforms that exist today? These social media platforms are very public, and who sees what we 'say' is not always as tightly controlled as we think, unless we have kept our friends lists very small, and our privacy settings completely locked down. 7 Public Speaking Social Media Strategies 1. Facebook Social Media Controlling Your Message Twitter Public Speaking