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Eileen O'Connor
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"If you love what you do, you'll never work a day in your life" #quote
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ove this quote which is aso covered in Tony Bennett's new book "Life Is A Gift". Have you read it Eileen?
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When Jimmy Fallon announced that dancing had been outlawed on "The Tonight Show" Friday night, guest Kevin Bacon knew exactly what he had to do. That is, create a super thorough, shot-by-shot remake of his iconic dancing scene from "...
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I've found that most people I engage with on Facebook have moved to Google+ too. So, searching for your Facebook connections here is a good way to start.
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Always remember that your present situation is not your final destination. The Best is yet to come.
#inspiration   #motivation  
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Just wanted to share my latest blog post ...
 
7 things you can do to bring a languishing B2B social media presence back to life.
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Thank you for sharing +Eileen O'Connor! 
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Great tips for G+ success ... 
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Are You Practicing the Seven Habits?

Last year I wrote about the behaviors and habits that I see some of most effective and influential Google+ users exhibiting. Do you remember them? (http://owl.li/tT7jU)

1. Post Thoughtful Content
2. Share Other People's Content
3. Engage Other People
4. Mention Other People
5. Promote Other People
6. Consistent Activity
7. Profile Completeness

Now that it's been a while, how are you doing with these techniques? Have they become habits or are you still working on incorporating some of them into your daily routine?

Let's take a moment to review their importance while, again, drawing on the wisdom of Dr. Covey:

“Start with the end in mind."

What are your goals and objectives for Google+? I've mentioned before that if you're just here for fun, don't pay any attention to the advice that I'm giving! These aren't rules for personal use. But if you're here at least partially to develop a business or personal brand, or to grow personally or professionally, those desires should play a role in determining how you use the platform.

“To change ourselves effectively, we first had to change our perceptions.”

And nowhere is this more true than on Google+, right? How many of you starting using the network expecting the same kind of experience you'd had on Facebook? Rather, this platform has developed a very different culture and micro-society that thrives on discussion and engagement and interaction. Effective Google Plussers have recognized the shift, not only in usage but in perception, and have embraced it.

“Habit is the intersection of knowledge (what to do), skill (how to do), and desire (want to do).”

So when we've determined our goals and come to a better understanding of both the nature and the benefits of the platform, we can begin to want to participate in a very passionate and informed way. And when we merge in Dr. Covey's 7th habit, "Sharpen the Saw” we can constantly be developing the skills and knowledge to make these kinds of behaviors habits.

Here, that means taking the time to read great posts, follow great people, and learn from them. Fortunately, that part is pretty easy. But it's a necessary first step! If you circle brilliant minds in your field of interest, your Google+ stream will be filled with wonderful commentary and ideas and information - the kind of material that begs to be shared. And as your interest and passion grows, you will be driven to jump into these discussions and mention these individuals you're forming relationships with and talk about them yourself.

These activities will become habits, and if done strategically, will ensure that your time spent on the platform is as effective and beneficial as possible.

To learn more about these habits, please review the original post: http://owl.li/tT7jU

And if you know others who are struggling with what to do on Google+ and how to really use it to benefit themselves or their business, won't you share this post with them?

I hope you have a fantastic weekend. Thanks for reading.

#GooglePlus  #GooglePlusTips #SocialMedia #Business 
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you are welcome
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This has to be the cutest #superbowl2014  video ... 
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Thanks ... I loved it too!
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Senior Social Copywriter | Web Editor | Social Media Manager
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Writing, editing, social media, web content, blogging, marketing communications, newsletters, email marketing, content marketing, inbound marketing, lead nurturing, HubSpot, Google Analytics, and Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
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  • Boomm
    Senior Social Copywriter, 2012 - present
    Writes marketing communications, including brochures, print ads, fliers, and newsletters. Creates online content, including web pages, blog posts, banner ads, and PPC ads. Consults with clients to provide social media training and share best practices. Crafts social media posts and manages Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+ pages. Develops lead nurturing campaigns, including writing email blasts, landing pages, thank you pages, and auto responders and scheduling workflows using HubSpot marketing automation software. Prepares monthly keyword ranking and social media mention reports.
  • Lions Clubs International
    Web Editor, 2008 - 2012
    Joined association to rewrite website with thousands of pages and millions of page views. Oversaw all online content for association. Wrote web content and entered into content management system. Reviewed and edited work of dozens of internal authors before publication. Developed and launched monthly e-newsletter. Created mobile phone Apps for iPhone and Android platforms. Built social media presence for the association from scratch, including launching blog and joining major social networks. Managed projects and consultants to implement SEO tactics and add Google Analytics to website.
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    Marketing Specialist, 2003 - 2007
    Created all internal and external communications for company. Researched and wrote marketing collateral, including product data sheets, brochures, trade magazine articles, case studies, posters, fliers, and white papers. Managed all online content, including writing and editing content for website and email marketing campaigns. Promoted events and webinars by developing integrated marketing communications, including print materials, micro sites, and email blasts. Reviewed and edited work of other employees and managers. Desktop published collateral and coordinated vendor production of printed materials.
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Award-winning copywriter and web editor with more than 15 years of experience creating external and internal awareness through skillful execution of website, marketing communication, and social media initiatives. Experience writing a wide array of marketing communications, including website content, marketing collateral, newsletters, video scripts, blog posts, news releases, case studies, and email blasts. Expertise using social media and search engine optimization (SEO) to increase website visits – and Google Analytics to improve website performance. 

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