Write Your LinkedIn Profile for Your Future

First Impressions First, your headline matters. It’s what people see when they accept your invite, and it’s probably the fastest first impression one receives. If you work for a company, put that name in the headline. When I don’t see a company name, I wonder if you’re solo. Your Summary Here’s where I think the … Continue reading Write Your LinkedIn Profile for Your Future

Ask Better Questions

Image by petermello via Flickr If you want better answers, ask better questions. I most recently heard that by listening to a Tony Robbins CD (wrote about that here), but I’ve heard it before. The thing is, with all good advice, if you don’t hear it often, it falls under the waves. So, I’m here … Continue reading Ask Better Questions

Stacking Wood

via chrisbrogan.com I love Chris Brogan! Here's an excerpt from his latest post: "STACKING WOOD: A LIST Blogging is stacking wood. More content means more readers, more search terms, more opportunities to sell. Email marketing is stacking wood. Reaching out to people with useful information that maintains your relationship lures in more sales. Connecting on … Continue reading Stacking Wood

Your First Moves in Social Media

Image by acnatta via Flickr Okay, so you’ve decided I’m not crazy, and you’re going to try out some of this social media stuff. Where should you start? I’ve got some advice. via blog.success.com If you're intrigued by the idea of applying social media to your business, you'll want to follow the 'via' link to … Continue reading Your First Moves in Social Media

Taking your expertise for granted

Image via WikipediaThis post from Darren Rowse has me thinking about myself and the people in my trusted network..."I recently was chatting with a new blogger and they made the comment that after 3 weeks of blogging that they’d run out of things to write about. They had written 10 posts so far but felt … Continue reading Taking your expertise for granted

Tactic #9: Leverage the ‘homebases and outposts’ strategy

It has been awhile since I wrote about tactic #8; using branded mail... Today I'm going to talk about the third pillar of the e1evation system; promoting your online brand and reputation through the leveraging of homebases and outposts. Pillars 1 and 2 are 'finding your passion' and 'publishing'. Once you're publishing and you've found … Continue reading Tactic #9: Leverage the ‘homebases and outposts’ strategy