Growing Your Business with Twitter [Infographic]

The people I work with represent a diverse mix of industries and span a full range of ages from Generation Y to Baby Boomers. Everyone talks about social media and the vast majority of businesses today are using at least a few social media channels to build brand recognition. Yet I find it interesting that […]

The 36 Rules of Social Media [Infographic]

I’ve been enchanted by social media since I began flirting with it years ago. I expected it to be work and discovered it’s more like a dance class. We’ve been in a serious relationship since that time. My bio says I’m a Professional Speaker, Business Coach, Author, Team-Builder, and Online Marketing Strategist with experience in social […]

Beyond Followers: How to Achieve True Engagement with Social Media

Business influence and social media are married and the relationship is for keeps. This couple keeps the neighborhood humming 24/7 with gatherings on everything from FaceBook to Twitter, Linkedin to Pinterest and oh, so much more. I’m one of those that had to be pushed me into the fray years ago by a coach who […]

WordCrafting – The HUGE Impact of Certain Words in Social Media [Infographic]

Right Brain – Left Brain Art – Science Accidental – Intentional On Target – Missed It Each of these concepts could be polar opposites or they could exist a hair’s breadth away from each other. The way we choose our words and express them can make ALL the difference in the world. We can make or […]

20 Captivating Marketing Statistics that Will Drive 2014

Business owners know that social media is “social” and not just about dollars and cents and ROI. No doubt, the ROI is found in engagement, relationships, accessibility and all that jazz. But business owners always have to think about the bottom line. If money isn’t coming in proportional to what’s going out, there will be […]

18 Tips For FaceBook Page Posts

Fun is a core value for me. I am at my best when my productivity goals are set on the backdrop of games that I create for my own motivation and entertainment. So I was delighted to find this Infographic by PostRocket on their FaceBook Marketing Blog that reminds me of the game “Candyland”. This […]

The Many Faces of Online Influence [Infographic]

Whether you are building your own online influence or wanting to connect with other influencers (probably both!), it’s wise to know what motivates each type of influencer and understand the best ways to engage them. A picture’s worth a thousand words, so many thanks to Traackr – an Influencer Marketing Blog for the Infographic The Many […]

Email Etiquette

The art of communicating effectively will take you far. Blunders can cost you more than you ever intended to pay and cripple relationships. It pays to know social media and email etiquette. Good manners will never go out of style, but most of us have never attended a class on online etiquette. Even  the youngsters that […]

7 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a FaceBook Page

I’ve heard it said there are 3 kinds of people; those who make things happen, those who watch things happen and those who have no idea what’s happened. When it comes to Social Media Marketing, which camp are you in? In most things, I’m creative, action-oriented and likely to be found in the middle of […]

What Role Did Social Media Play in the 2012 Election?

The pundits have had plenty to say since the Presidential election.  Human nature is such that we don’t see things the way they are, we see things the way WE are. No wonder we all have such different opinions about the outcome and all the many factors that influenced the results. Since I have an intense […]