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 presenting sales

The Presenter's Blog

The fields of social media, sales, and public speaking, can all benefit when they work together. Disciplines for effective social media are disciplines that equally apply to public speaking. A course in social media skills would be valuable learning for many!

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.

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.

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.

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] 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. Social media mistakes.

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

Social Media Investigator, Westminister, CO (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

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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 [.].

Millennials Souring on Social Media - Big Implications for Marketers

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The stereotype is of the Millennial addicted to social media.  A poll by research group Origin found that more than half of those between 18 and 24 are "seeking relief from social media." " About 34% have eliminated their social media accounts.

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Social Media Presence - Liability or Asset

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Forget all the free speech issues embedded in developing a social media presence. That is, the reality of the possible correlation between a social media profile and being hired for a job and/or being admitted to the state bar.

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.

Social Media Trumps Establishment Media (pun intended)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

If we decide we want to ponder some analysis of a Twitter Storm, we can roam without charges or gatekeepers to other social media sites such as, well, this blog. Way back in 2006, Dan Gilmor predicted this in his breakthrough book "We the Media."

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.

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.

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.

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.

Harvard, Cambridge, MA - Environmental Needs Social Media Mentor (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Details. careers

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Social Media Investigator, Torrance, CA (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

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Social Media Investigator, Sacramento, CA (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

Book Review - SocialCorp: Social Media Goes Corporate

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

SocialCorp: Social Media Goes Corporate Postman tells it like it is when it comes to the bind in which social media has placed many corporate communications managers. He addresses the challenge that “Inside companies, people are clearly confused about social media&# (p. Tags: Business Communication Technology blogging blogs Joel Postman Social Media

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.

Personal Injury Firm, Los Angeles - Social Media Expert (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

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?

Social Media Investigator, Chicago Metro Area (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

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Is social media making people lazy? | Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Media Training Social Media

Is Social Media Making Traditional Media Irrelevant? | Media Training

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Media Training Social Media

[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.

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 [.].

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?

7 Public Speaking Social Media Strategies

Speak and Deliver

How about Twitter, Linked In, and all the other Social Media platforms that exist today? 7 Public Speaking Social Media Strategies 1. Social media is the most powerful communication tool created in the last decade, and potentially the most destructive.

Taking a blog and social media hiatus for June 2017

The Eloquent Woman

I'm waist-deep when it comes to the river of blogging and social media, with three blogs, the two oldest blogs turning 12 and 10 years old this year. Specifically: I'm taking a social-media hiatus for the month of June 2017.

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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.

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

Content-Providers - Social-Media Presence Is Mandatory

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Help-wanted for content-providers ask us to frontload in our reply the social media platforms on which we were active. Branding careers Cover Letters Current Affairs Media Personal Musings Web/Tech Weblogs WritingIt happened abruptly.

Interview: Krim Stephenson - The Branding Implications of Social Media

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I met with Krim Stephenson who presented at the December lunch of the Silicon Valley Chapter of the IABC on the topic of social media - beyond the hype. I met with Krim Stephenson who presented at the December lunch of the Silicon Valley Chapter of the IABC on the topic of social media - beyond the hype. I asked Krim about how social media has affected branding by large companies.

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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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

Law Firm, New Orleans, LA - Social Media Coordinator (help-wanted)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here are details and how to apply. careers

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