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. Whether “friends, followers or connections&# the reality is that every day more and more of what you post is available via search.

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.

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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. 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. 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. […].

Practical Social Networking

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Jim Carrillo and Ian Griffin take a practical look at Social Networking that will help you understand how to apply the basics to your business. The biggest challenge in Social Networking is knowing where to start. Tags: Business Communication Social Media Social Networking Webinar Which sites should you be on? How do you begin? And once you’re there, what do [.].

Practical Social Networking

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Jim Carrillo and Ian Griffin take a practical look at Social Networking that will help you understand how to apply the basics to your business. The biggest challenge in Social Networking is knowing where to start. Tags: Business Communication Social Media Social Networking Webinar Which sites should you be on? How do you begin? And once you’re there, what do [.].

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. Today we are joined by social media guru, Phil Gerbyshak.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Introduction

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Here's an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Introduction

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Here's an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

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

Video: Practical Social Networking - Twitter and Integrating Social Networks

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

This week Jim and I will be hosting the final webinar in the series on Practical Social Networking at 5:00pm Pacific Time on Wednesday September 30th. Tags: Social Media Practical social networking Twitter Webinar We’ve created a brief video to give you a taste of what we’ll cover in-depth in the full one hour webinar. We ask why all the fuss about Twitter? In the [.].

Video: Practical Social Networking - Twitter and Integrating Social Networks

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

This week Jim and I will be hosting the final webinar in the series on Practical Social Networking at 5:00pm Pacific Time on Wednesday September 30th. Tags: Social Media Practical social networking Twitter Webinar We’ve created a brief video to give you a taste of what we’ll cover in-depth in the full one hour webinar. We ask why all the fuss about Twitter? In the [.].

Interview: Socially Diverse, James Walker

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

At the resent PRSA Conference in Washington DC I attended a presentation by James Walker on Diversity and Social Media. He’s a Gen-Y Communications professional interested in Public Relations, Diversity, Marketing and Social Media. In 2010, James combined two major interests to launch Socially Diverse , a six month online journey seeking out [.] At the resent PRSA Conference in Washington DC I attended a presentation by James Walker on Diversity and Social Media.

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Social Speech Podcast with Rob Cottingham

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I was recently interviewed by Vancouver-based social media and organizational strategy expert Rob Cottingham. Rob’s Social Signal blog is a rich source of information on social media and public speaking and speechwriting. He’s added a podcast series and you can click through and hear our conversation on the ways speechwriters can take advantage of social [.]. Podcasts Social Media Speechwriting rob cottingham

Practical Social Networking

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Jim Carrillo and Ian Griffin take a practical look at Social Networking that will help you understand how to apply the basics to your business. The biggest challenge in Social Networking is knowing where to start. Tags: Business Communication Social Media Social Networking Webinar Which sites should you be on? How do you begin? And once you’re there, what do [.].

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.

How to Build a Massive Social Following in 30 Days With Brendan Kane

Speaker Launcher

On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are discussing how to gain followers on social media. Joining us today is Brendan Kane, author of One Million Followers, How I Built a Massive Social Following in 30 Days. The post How to Build a Massive Social Following in 30 Days With Brendan Kane appeared first on Jane Atkinson. On this episode of The Wealthy Speaker Podcast we are discussing how to gain followers on social media.

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Stories and social media; At the roots of success

The Presenter's Blog

Back To The Roots have designed a web hub that propagates their corporate story and vision across just about every Social Media engine you can think of. It’s about story telling and engagement; the ability of company representatives and product ambassadors to be compelling story-tellers in the flesh before handing-off to a Social Media backbone that is captivating enough to convert initial engagement into longterm followership.

Video: Practical Social Networking - LinkedIn and Facebook

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

While the rest of America celebrated the end of summer with the traditional Labor Day Holiday, Jim Carrillo and I spent a fun morning creating some ‘teaser’ videos on YouTube to showcase our Practical Social Networking webinar series. Tags: Social Media Facebook Linkedin Practical social networking Webinar

Video: Practical Social Networking - LinkedIn and Facebook

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

While the rest of America celebrated the end of summer with the traditional Labor Day Holiday, Jim Carrillo and I spent a fun morning creating some ‘teaser’ videos on YouTube to showcase our Practical Social Networking webinar series. Tags: Social Media Facebook Linkedin Practical social networking Webinar

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

May Rent - This Isn't Socialism

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"May is shaping up as a clash between renters and landlords, as soaring unemployment could leave millions of tenants unable to pay."  "  The Wall Street Journal , May 1, 2020. 

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Mastodon Social: your first look

More than PowerPoint...

Do we really need another social network? social media video mastodon socialMastodon? Mastodon? And do we really need to name it Mastodon? That’s hard for people to spell off the top of their heads. If you’re wondering why people are talking about Mastodon and what it looks like, I give you a glib and superficial glance at this open source service. I joined Mastodon on April 8. These were my initial impressions.

Social Networking 101

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Webinar and Conference Call, Wednesday, July 29, 5:00- 6:00pm PST - with Ian Griffin and Jim Carrillo Make sense of Social Networking with practical tips you can implement today. Tech wizard Jim Carrillo and I will present a roadmap to the most useful Social Networking tools: Blogs, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube and podcasting. Tags: Business Communication Facebook Linkedin Social Media Twitter YouTube

Video: Practical Social Networking - Twitter and Integrating Social Networks

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

This week Jim and I will be hosting the final webinar in the series on Practical Social Networking at 5:00pm Pacific Time on Wednesday September 30th. Tags: Social Media Practical social networking Twitter Webinar We’ve created a brief video to give you a taste of what we’ll cover in-depth in the full one hour webinar. We ask why all the fuss about Twitter? In the [.].

Interview: Rory Vaden – Selling with Social Media

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

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. Selling with Social Media Rory's presentation at the 2010 NSA Convention was titled Selling with Social Media ndash; Nine Techniques for Using Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to Get Coaching Clients, Book Deals and Keynotes.

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 [.].

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Twitter and Integrating Social Networks

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Twitter and Integrating Social Networks

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Twitter and Integrating Social Networks

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Introduction

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Here's an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Social is the new prospecting

SpeakerSue Says...

Email Sales Writing Email Tips Featured Social media selling skills email as a sales tool high impact presentations hospitality and hotel sales Hospitality Sales how to say it to sell it Power Sales Writing prospecting sales skills sales success sales training say it to sell it Selling Skills SpeakerSueRemember sales blitzes? With no security, we could actually just enter an office building and go door-to-office-door introducing ourselves, leaving goodies – always goodies!

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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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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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.

Video: Practical Social Networking - Podcasting and YouTube

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Social Media Add new tag podcasting Practical social networking Webinar YouTube

Video: Practical Social Networking - Podcasting and YouTube

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Social Media Add new tag podcasting Practical social networking Webinar YouTube

Video: Practical Social Networking - Websites and Blogging

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Social Media blogging blogs Practical social networking Webinar

Video: Practical Social Networking - Websites and Blogging

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Social Media blogging blogs Practical social networking Webinar

Social Comparisons: For Class Discussion

The Communication Blog

And so I thought this might make a useful class discussion in the interpersonal or hybrid courses—simply asking: In what other ways do social media encourage/make easy/facilitate our comparing ourselves to others? And, if you want to feel good about yourself, you might compare yourself to those you know are less effective than you (it’s called downward social comparison ), though there are values in comparing yourself to those you think are better than you ( upward social comparison ).

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Social Unrest, COVID-19: Insurance Sector High-Profile

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In these times of intense social unrest, insurers such as Aetna and United Healthcare are unlikely to deny coverage. Media outlets have continually featured protestors voicing their opinion about the George Floyd killing being injured. Off-camera they are transported to a medical facility.

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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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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