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Why Eating Your Own Dog Food is a Good Idea
A few years  back I sat patiently through the presentation of a new presentation tool, puzzled and bemused. Finally when the pitch was done I asked just one question: Why are you guys not using your own product? Gulp! In the software and startup world the p...
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What to Do When Speakers Talk Too Long
One thing event organizers dread is the speaker who talks too long. This makes it impossible to maintain the planned schedule and annoys practically everyone. Speakers should always be very careful to make sure that this doesn't happen. First of all find ou...
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How to Make People See, Open and Read Your Emails
Most people get more email messages than they can handle comfortably. This means that before you can convince someone to do what you want you first have to make sure that they see, open and read your emails. Sleazy clickbait style subjects and other ruses j...
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Today Quora opened up company accounts to any company with at least three employees and a mature, built-out website. Better get at least a brand protection account while all the good names are still available.

https://productupdates.quora.com/Opening-up-company-accounts
Over the last year, a small number of companies have participated on Quora, writing questions and answers like any other writer. We believe that companies can write high quality questions and answers, consistent with Quora's standards. We want to expand this so that any organization can help ...
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Not Dead Yet, Email Finds New Life Through Digital Assistants
People have been predicting the end of email for many years. Already in 2009 the Wall Street Journal was arguing that the reign of email was over in Why Email No Longer Rules...   But email has stubbornly resisted every attempt to replace it. As a marketing...
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Why You Need Social Media Crisis Monitoring
Whatever
your business, you probably need social media crisis monitoring much more than
you think. It doesn’t matter if your business is low risk, it makes no
difference that you avoid wrongdoing and it can even be irrelevant that you
don’t even use social ...
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Being easy to contact means you get more answers, more business. Check that your contact info is findable, accurate and redundant:

http://andrewhennigan.blogspot.com/2015/11/being-easy-to-find-why-checking-your.html
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Cats on a Plane: The Downside of a Notorious Audio Brand
Audio branding is important; more important than most people realize. I have written about this topic before in  Not Just a Jingle, Why using sound to brand your business could be more effective than you think  but the message was driven home unexpectedly b...
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When It's Time to Clean the "Lost Soul" from Your Profile
Looking through the short profile bios on Twitter, Quora, Pinterest and dozens of other social media sites you will see that many people describe themselves as "lost soul", "optimist", "work in progress", "another brick in the wall" and other generic labels...
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Five Reasons Why Your Company Should Have a Quora Account
Since it was founded the social Q&A site Quora has mostly been restricted to individual users. This year a handful of companies were allowed to have company accounts for an experimental period. Now Quora has opened up company accounts to most businesses. Ac...
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Inc just published this article I wrote about how Twitter can play a surprisingly important role in your professional networking. So many people still rely on LinkedIn when today they could be connecting with more people more effectively through Twitter and Facebook. If you've ever heard me speaking on this topic you are not going to be surprised.

http://www.inc.com/quora/6-surprising-ways-you-can-use-twitter-to-win-at-networking.html?cid=sf01001&sr_share=twitter
Twitter is a surprisingly powerful networking tool.
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Speaking: Talk About the Story, Not the Slides
As a child I recall being taken to see public lectures by explorers, mountaineers and other enterprising people. After all these years my lasting memory of these talks is how some people can do amazing things but be astonishingly dull when describing it. Pa...
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