Like a cougar stalking its prey, use stealth when researching on LinkedIn

How to succeed as a professional stalker

As a user-generated networking database, LinkedIn is one of the most powerful business research tools available. That is, so long as your privacy settings...
Anna Kendrick was not a social media success as 'Miss America'

Being ‘Miss America’ made Anna Kendrick a social failure

Anna Kendrick was nominated for a Tony (High Society) at age 12, and an Oscar (Up in the Air) at 25. She made five...
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Gary Vaynerchuk dropped a f*cking bomb at INBOUND

‘F*ck’ is one of the most versatile words in the English language. To many, it’s inoffensive. To some, it’s crude and boorish. When Gary...
It's a LinkedIn group not the Augusta National Golf Club

Use your LinkedIn group to build a tribe, not your ego

Groups, and the networking opportunity they provide, should be one of the most valuable features of LinkedIn. But to be so, many group administrators...
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Know, Like, Trust. The future of marketing is live video

Infomercials or Infotainment? Live TV is the real reality television. And, if there was a single takeaway from Social Media Marketing World 2016, it...
Need graphic design services? Be wary of the pitfalls and take care to ensure the solution you choose is appropriate for your needs.

Warning: This post contains graphic content

Whatever your business, however big or small, you will at least periodically need to engage graphic design services. When you do, be wary of...
Don't speak (on social) unless you have something worth saying

Don’t speak! Etiquette advice for socially-awkward conference delegates

So you’re attending a conference. You’ve been given time off work. Maybe you had to fly to get there. You’re staying in a flash...
In this digital age, with our lives documented by social media, we need a cultural revolution against online bullying, harassment and shaming.

Cruel Intentions: The Lewinsky Effect

Like every woman I know, I’ve worn my hair a multitude of shades, lengths and styles. For a period of time in my 20s, my hair...