Category Archives: social media for exectutives

GOOD NEWS for Our Readers…

I have some good news for those of you that read our blog on a regular basis. As many of you know, we are guest speaking at a Shirlaws Coaching event this coming WEDNESDAY, September 30th at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. Now for the BEST NEWS… As guest speakers, they have given us “speakers…

Seize the Moment – ACT NOW…

I was on a call the other day with Shirlaws Coaching team and Jane Jordan-Meier from the Bay Area discussing how we are going to use Social Media with thier clients to help them grow in this economy. Following the meeting, Jane sent me a link to a blog post, “Too Big to Start” by…

Shirlaws Seminar

We just wanted to thank Kristina Katayama Bass and Emile Haddad from Shirlaws Coaching for having us speak to their group of distribution partners and friends. This was a great group of over 30 people that were not only interested in Social Media, but were armed with some awesome questions about how this could really…

Thank you Michelle…

Today I just wanted to thank Michelle Bomberger for allowing me to “guest post” on her blog, Equinox Business Law Group. She had asked me to put together a post talking about why having a STRATEGY is so important in this fast moving revolution we call Social Media. The post I wrote, “Social Media Strategy:…

In Social Media, STRATEGY rules…

Social Media is clearly the “darling” of conversation in many circles today. Why? Without getting into lots of stats and details, its really pretty simple. The tools are free, the press is looking for anything to write about that might keep them alive and traditional media is declining faster than the stock market did last…

The Revolution reaches the New York Times

We’ve been announcing the social media-driven business communications revolution for nearly a year, and we’re pleased that the New York Times has finally noticed it’s arrival. For nearly a year, we’ve touted the combination of Twitter and a blog as the most effective and affordable marketing tools for small-to-medium businesses. Let’s face it, when the…

Session hosted by Zino Society

Today we are presenting to a very special group of people, sponsored by Zino Society and hosted by Davis Wright Tremaine – we sincerely appreciate their “forward thinking” and vision to the future for getting engaged in Social Media. Stay tuned, big things will be coming out of both organizations in the area of Social…

Twitter’s Follow Limits

The entire Twitter system is built to be very fast — in fact it is literally real-time messaging in many cases. This “speed of delivery” can be very attractive to the proverbial spammer crowd, so I appreciate that Twitter has built in some limits that encourage the social messaging nature of Twitter while discouraging the…

People Can say the nicest things

In our recent “Social Media for Exectuvies” seminar sponsored by the Columbia Tower Club, one of our attendees literally raced out of the seminar and posted the following on her blog. We appreciate those who “get the message”. And we appreciate it even more when they put the message to work. Social Media is about…