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. 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. A course in social media skills would be valuable learning for many!

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.

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.

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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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 [.].

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.

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.

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.

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!

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 [.].

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.    On PBS, there were inspiring snippets in which the newly jobless shared that they had negotiated a stay of execution with their landlords. That is, they will be able to hold onto their apartments without paying the full amount of the rent for May. 

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Lists help me cope with social isolation

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Here is how I cope with social isolation… I have been a list maker pretty much all my life. Turns out it’s a decent way to help one cope with social isolation. Can’t guarantee that it will work for you, … Continue reading →

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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

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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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 [.].

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.

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

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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Financial & Social Nightmares: How The Retirement Dream Is Playing Out

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Two, you socially isolate yourself. In the old days parents mandated their offspring get a job, any job, in order to kick off the go-to-work socialization process. In giving relocation advice to those about to retire, MarketWatch hammers the importance of, well, not retiring.

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[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. Show Notes: 2:15 There are so many choices out there for social media platforms. We’ve all made them.

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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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. The question MarketWatch raises is: Will health insurance policies cover that treatment? Essentially there are two kinds of answers. One is political.

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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

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? Business Strategy Marketing Social Media

Speaking lessons from a social entrepreneur

Speak Schmeak

Since those early days, her business has boomed, and she has become a titan of the socially responsible business movement and has branched out into writing, speaking and coaching. I had the great pleasure of hearing Zhena Muzyka speak at a luncheon yesterday hosted by the Santa Barbara chapter of NAWBO.

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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

Social Networking Cautions

The Communication Blog

7.06.2010 Social Networking Cautions Heres another reason for being cautious about what you write on your social networking pages. According to Main Street, 81% of the top divorce lawyers (from a survey of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers) used or faced evidence gathered from social networking pages. Categories: divorce and social networking , social networking cautions 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Loading.

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

Podcast: Social Media Monitoring

Communication Steroids

Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter Home About Contact Us Current Programs Inner Circle Newsletter Products 20 Presentation Skills That Kill: Audio CDSeminar Social Media and Public Relations: Audio Task Oriented Teams: Audio CDSeminar What We Do Podcast: Social Media Monitoring by Tim 'Gonzo' Gordon on May 31, 2010 What is the social media conversation around your products, services or company?

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 [.].

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

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.

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.