Blogging + Twitter = Personal Brand That about sums it up doesn't it? Well, almost. It's a starting point, and I doubt one equation adequately encapsulates the full dynamics of a personal brand. Now, you ask, "Why would I care about a personal brand?" The age of online networks The Internet is growing exponentially. Proliferation … Continue reading Dynamics of a Personal Brand
Starting the Conversation
The social web is gaining ground and your organization is scrambling. If that sounds familiar, don't worry. You're probably not alone. Now more than ever, organizations must be knowledgeable and agile at identifying pieces of the social media puzzle that would be of value and make good business sense to them. And there are ways … Continue reading Starting the Conversation
Six Nuggets from The Twitter Stream
Vibrant Twitter washes many a golden nuggets down its ever-flowing stream. After months of crouching, soaking and back-breaking filtering, I've managed to collect some to share. These shiny pieces aren’t earth-shattering, but they describe what Twitter means to me and why I always make the effort of keeping social media in perspective. photo sourced from … Continue reading Six Nuggets from The Twitter Stream
Do you follow?
Recently I've managed to successfully convince friends to join Twitter, despite their deer-in-the-headlights reaction. I've also been privileged by follows from complete strangers, mostly entrepreneurs and professionals, who I know enjoy and benefit from the level of engaged interaction we have and try to maintain on a regular basis. Obviously interaction is key to social … Continue reading Do you follow?