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Stop Learning and Start Doing

Girl with chalkboard wisdom

It’s not often you’ll hear such a barking-style suggestion from me. But I’ve decided that analysis paralysis has taken on a whole new realm in the world of using the internet to grow your small business or entrepreneurial venture. Webinars proliferate. Joint Ventures and VIP Days are hot. You’ve got to know all about lead capture pages. What is happening in your…

Social Media Is Growing Up: You Can Stop Copying the Cool Kids Now

My partner @Shane sent me a link today “Why They Stopped Using Foursquare” by David Berkowitz. It summarizes a number of my social media friends and peers who have weaned themselves off this geo-location social network also known as a check-in service. As Shane reminded me, he stopped using them almost a year ago: yet again he changes his behavior in advance…

A Social Media Tutorial with LinkedIn

Sometimes the synchronicities are too much to ignore, so today’s post is about recurring instances of a brand name. That is the spiritual undertone for how the internet follows memes of words and vibrations too. Here are the three learning points: * SocMed 101: What can you share that will enable others to talk about you? * SocMed 202: Good manners have…

Social Media Workshop in the Motor City

I am giving a 3-hour workshop in a Detroit suburb next week and had to work a car into the discussion somehow! There’s good news in Detroit with GM announcing the Volt will get 230 miles per gallon. Ford is getting good coverage on its Fiesta Movement Social Marketing campaign (thanks to my mom for sending that link). BTW, my first car…