Episode 552 – Romeo, Oh Romeo? How Can I Pitch Thee? Let Me Count The Ways!

One of the most basic marketing tools is face-to-face networking. Getting out of your office and meeting new people is a sure fire way to increase business opportunities and learn new things. Networking can happen online as well. That is the power of social media. You can enhance the power of face-to-face networking, or emulate…

Episode 550 – How A Dreamcatcher Helps To Create Customer Focused Content

Have you ever had a dream or a great idea at night, said to yourself “I have to remember this?”, and then wake up only to remember that you wanted to remember something, and just forgot what it was? I think we all have done that while sleeping, walking the dog, networking, or just walking…

Episode 545 – Building A Business Community Live and Online with Ellen Huxtable

Ellen Huxtable is a business coach, author, and speaker. Her company, Advantage Business Concepts, helps clients get past the speed bumps of business. Ellen offers consultative services, team facilitation, and peer forum opportunities. She is the author of “From Corporate to Consultant,” “Power Networking for Job Seekers,” “Power Networking for Small Businesses,” and “Turbo-charge &…

Episode 544 – I Almost Died… And How Social Media Helped Me Make It Better!

Yup you read that right. Out of nowhere… I got sick but had no idea how really sick I was. One of my neighbors saw me being loaded into an ambulance, and posted it to a neighborhood Facebook Group. I was embarrassed, worried about my business brand. What if people saw me as weak, what…

Episode 536 – Questions? Why Good Answers Lead To Better Questions?

I get quite a few (at least one per day) direct messages on LinkedIn or Facebook. They range for what’s the meaning of life (just kidding) to very detailed business questions that generally can easily be answered in a text. I never want to be rude or dismissive, and I do my best to answer……