NOTE: I'm not saying blog comments aren't valuable, I'm simply pointing out there is more than one way to skin a cat.
More than 70 years ago, the American writer and lecturer Dale Carnegie published a transcendent book on people skills entitled “How to Win Friends and Influence People.”
In the modern age of the Internet and social content sharing, we can still look to age-old truths like his to decipher a code to grow an audience (win friends) and successfully market online content via social media (influence people).
In tomorrow's post, shares ten of those truths. Stay tuned.
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Words cannot describe the absolute frustration I'm feeling right now as a citizen.
I’m a writer and thinker on many life and technology-related topics. I especially have a passion for thinking and writing about how technology impacts our society.
Once in awhile I pick up my Lamy fountain pen and draw what I see, or what I’m thinking about.
My passion for writing began in my late high school years… then developed even further in late 2001 when I was approached by my former boss. He told me I had a knack for written communication, and that I should further develop that talent.
So I did.
Little did I know it would turn into a direct response copywriting career (see “What I Do” for more info) that would span into the present day, as a direct response copywriter for marketing companies, publishers, chiropractors, and other clients from a variety of different industries.
Over the years that have passed since 2001 I’ve added other types of writing to the business services I provide.
This same career currently supports myself, my wife of 20+ years, and my two boys.
I’m also glad (and fortunate) I’ve quit “working for the man,” and can enjoy the time freedom writing and thinking about technology can provide me.
If you want to know more about the business writing and consulting services I provide… click here.
My writing can be found on my blog primarily, and also in the social media (all links open in new windows):
The Ratliff Report™ – my “ramblings of a down to earth writer, thinker, and marketer” blog.
Twitter – I use Twitter to share short bits, connect with people, and find related news.
I hope you enjoy and can get value out of the content I’ve written… but it doesn’t matter, I’m going to keep writing it and sharing stuff anyhow.
Please visit http://josephratliff.com/ for more information.
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