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Deborah Shane
Works at DeborahShaneToolBox.com
Attended University of Florida
Lives in Tampa, Florida
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Define and refine who is worth your time, energy and attention and focus on them. 
Business people spend a lot of time and effort attending networking events and networking online...
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Taking a few moments before blasting into a day to focus on a positive thought, intention or idea, can really set our mindset for an effective, enjoyable start to our day. 
Hands down, the most challenging aspects of work and being in business is sustaining our inspira...
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The old smile and dial, drop into as many offices as we could in a building or territory is basically done.
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57% of #SMBs expect revenue growth in 2015
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1-“You have to become a premium item in a generic market.” ~ Tom Hopkins Perception is reality and the reality is we make ourselves a premium.
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Selectivity, consistency and engagement are essential for finding great people and growing relationships with them.
It takes a dedicated amount of time and energy to build good, strong, lasting business relations...
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Fear is such a powerful and debilitating mental condition. It keeps us from doing so many things.
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 “Follow up” has become a bit of a lost art.
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We cannot control the unexpected life experiences that come our way, but we can put some tools, tips and suggestions in place to deal with them.
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There are 4 key areas where you can update and cultivate your relevance – where people focus more on you and what you bring rather than how old you are:
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9-Let Go of Expectations of 11 Ways to Build Solid, Strong, Lasting Biz Relationships @deborahshane @smallbiztrends http://tinyurl.com/ps5mnrs
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Building self esteem is a big part of this, so build it with your charisma, confidence and belief in the value you bring and can share.
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Career Transition Author, Professional Branding, Content Marketer on Social Media, Top 100 Small Biz Podcast, Speaker, Writer
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strategy, analysis, evaluation, creative thinking, motivation, writing, communication
Employment
  • DeborahShaneToolBox.com
    Author, Branding Consultant, Writer, Speaker, 2007 - present
  • Clear Channel Communications
    Regional Sales Manager, 1998 - 2006
  • Classical 93.1 FM
    Regional Sales Manager, 1989 - 1998
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Tampa, Florida
Previously
Miami Beach - NY, Miami, Gainesville, Ft Lauderdale, Ft Myers
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Plug In and Power up Your Brand.
Introduction

I help people change their career path, move forward with their professional advancement, direction and goals and use their personal brand to stand out, get noticed and be remembered. 

I was honored as a top 150 marketer 2014, Top 100 Small Business Podcasts 2013-14, Top 100 Small Business Champion for 2012 and my book Career Transition-make the shift (2011)  was awarded a Top 100 Small Business Book in Classics 2013.

I am a social media strategist, featured writer and speaker. I host a weekly small biz radio podcast that has hosted over 400+ guests, been featured over 60 times and has 580,000+ listens and downloads.

My articles are featured on SmallBizTrends.com, Forbes.com, PersonalBrandingBlog.com Careerealism and Entrepreneur and I am a go-to resource for CNN, Fox, CBS, NBC.

Engage with me on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter @DeborahShane, and visit me at  DeborahShaneToolBox.com.


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Fab sister, amazing Aunt, treasured friend, kind and caring human.
Education
  • University of Florida
  • Florida Atlantic University
  • Miami Beach Senior High School
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8 Advantages of Being a Small Business Owner Now
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In the opening paragraph of Charles Dickens Tale of Two Cities, he writes: “It was the best of ...

Leadership is About Influence Not Control | Deborah Shane ToolboxDeborah...
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I am intrigued by this designation, of being called a “social influencer”? In this age of social marketing and content marketing, being ackn

Help Kid's Book - The Power of Diversity & Inclusion reach its f...
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Help kids understand that people may look different on the outside, we’re all the same on the inside | Crowdfunding is a democratic way to s

Strength of a Smile: Strangers Cheering Strangers
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Let's deliver unexpected cheer and smiles to kids and adults who need it most this holiday season.

Secure Job, Career or Work. What Matters Most? | Deborah Shane | LinkedIn
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Every job we have matters to our career.I have had several jobs that filled the gaps in between career moves. Jobs that at the time I though

5 Steps Can Guide You in Your Career Transition | LinkedIn
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I remember that moment in the summer of 2006 like it was yesterday. I made a voluntary decision to start my career transition process. It wa

Optimism is Your Brand's Best Friend | LinkedIn
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"One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can res

How To Make More Friends on Facebook and Influence More People
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The ultimate social media love-hate relationship seems to be on Facebook. As much as it can be silly, banal, annoying and a perceived time …

Social Media Code Of Conduct | LinkedIn
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I have been in media pretty much all my adult working life through my careers in education, entertainment, broadcast radio and small busines

15 LinkedIn Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid
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Are you a B2B professional who wants to make a standout impression with your expertise and build your personal brand? Want to meet and engag

Zen Prinicples of Business Success | LinkedIn
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I consider myself someone who deeply cares about giving back to the community, people, and world that supports me. It’s just great Karma and

11 Qualities Build Magnetism
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Lack of charisma can be fatal. Jenny HolzerI couldn’t agree more.Our personal magnetism or charisma is apart of the DNA personality we were

6 Pillars are the Foundation of Small Business Success
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“Small business success happens here.” This was pretty much all over banners, handouts, programs, marketing materials and infused into …

What Kind of Blogger Are You?
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We know for sure that blending in person and online relationship building is the best way to secure your reputation, authority and reach. Bl

What is your one thing?
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Research has shown that people at the end of their lives generally regret more of what they did not do than what they did.It is interesting

Mark Twain Was a Master Marketer
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The steps in the sales process actually haven't changed that much since 1865, when Mark Twain created what might be one of the first sales t

Your Smile is Worth a Thousand Words
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We meet so many people in our business activities at events, conferences, meetings, workshops and even randomly. I have found that if I invi

Icon14- The Ultimate Event For Small Business Success | Deborah Shane To...
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I received an invitation to attend Infusionsoft's 8th annual Icon14 confernence in Phoenix for this year, not only as an entrepreneur but as

The Social Job Seeker in 2014 [STUDY]
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Our friends at Jobvite recently conducted a nationwide online omnibus survey of 1,303 U.S. job seekers who are currently in employment. Here