Category Archives: LinkedIn

Workshop: How to Use Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook

Given how common it is today for businesses and brands to use social media, more people than ever not only want, but need to know the ins and outs of Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and the like. It’s true. No longer

How to Use LinkedIn in More Ways Than One

If you could only be active on one social network for the sake of your career, it would have to be LinkedIn. Seriously, LinkedIn is a must for professionals in all walks of business life. You would be conspicuous in

If We’re Talking about Social Media, We’re Talking about a Revolution

Thanks to the crazy amount of time I spend talking to others about blogs, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and the like, I’ve had plenty of opportunities to hear practically every reason in the book why some people still haven’t jumped on

Presentation: 10 Ways to Succeed in Social Media

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again… Social media isn’t rocket science, but it is a big departure for businesses, nonprofit organizations, brands and institutions that have been historically dependent on traditional methods of communicating with their constituents.

Talking about Social Media at the Sudbury Social Tweetup

I was very happy to co-host — along with Phil Hollows — the eighth Sudbury Social Tweetup last week. Phil and I started this series of networking events for people who are interested in social media in July of 2011,

Confessions of an Aspiring Social Media Superhero, Part Two

This is second and final installment of “Confessions of an Aspiring Social Media Superhero.” Part One of my Q & A with Joe Kyle was published on this blog yesterday… I met Joe Kyle for the first time in September

Confessions of an Aspiring Social Media Superhero, Part One

Rare is the day that I’m not approached by friends, colleagues or even complete strangers with questions about social media. Joe Kyle was the latter. Introduced to me last September by a mutual friend, Joe was between jobs and determined

The Power of Social Media

Anyone who knows me knows how much I believe in the power of social media. Ever since I started blogging in 2004, I’ve been hooked on the public, open-ended dialogue that takes place online among those who can appreciate the

50 Reasons Why People Use Social Media

Since I included a list of 50 reasons why people don’t use social media in my most recent post, I thought it only made sense to follow up with a similar list, only this time focusing on the opposing point