Tag Archives: Social media

Why Integrity Matters

Which side of the equation gets your effort? Are you working harder on you, or on what I think of you? And if your #leadership influence isn’t what you’d like it to be, I bet that’s because you’re spending your energy trying to manipulate what I think.

Integrity Matters

Integrity comes from the Latin word for integer. Integer means something doesn’t divide easily. It’s a whole. Integrity originally meant purity, completeness, the opposite of hypocrisy. Only recently have we associated it with honesty or trustworthiness, possibly because it’s easy to make promises and present ourselves a particular way in our easy-media culture. Everything we do becomes an input for how others judge us. Since we can be in a number of places at once now with social media and traditional media, we can present ourselves to many more people than ever before.

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Awesome Social Media Facts and Statistics for 2013

#LinkedIn is the most popular for older users

LinkedIn is the network of choice for most knowledge workers and #professionals. It is maybe the most conservative of the social networks due to the fact it is all about #business. It is becoming more social as it has realized that this will enhance its user penetration and attractiveness.

The latest statistics show it having 7% of its users over 55 and 14% in the 45 to 54 age range.

Social media continues to embed itself in our personal and business lives. What are the latest social media facts and statistics that may surprise you?

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Gaining Confidence as a New Entrepreneur

No matter how nervous you are, the most important step in gaining #confidence as an #entrepreneur is putting yourself out there and actually running your #business.

After holding exactly two “normal” retail jobs in college, I decided that I got around zero satisfaction from working for a corporation, and that my real professional ambition in life was to call my own shots, work on my own terms, and start my own business. This decision absolutely thrilled me.

Starting A New Business? Here Are Some Of The Quickest Ways To Gain Confidence As A New Entrepreneur – by Dumb Little Man

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5 Killer “Hacks” for Networking at Events

When it comes to developing powerful relationships, #socialmedia is still no substitute for old-fashioned, face-to-face #networking.

In-person networking is simply one of the best activities you can engage in for your #career   or your #business, hands down.

Social media is hot. Everyone is talking about Facebook, Twitter, and every other social media site under the sun. These are great tools for building and maintaining relationships. But they aren’t everything. When it comes to developing powerful relationships, social media is still no substitute

“Hacks” for Networking at Events

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