Monthly Archives: January 2013

Is Anyone There? Are You Listening? Monitoring Your Online Presence

This past holiday season, the moderator for one of my Facebook communities posted the follow question: Santa is having the hardest time coming up with good stocking stuffers for my kids. Please share what Santa fills your stockings with… After … Continue reading

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Should I Connect with Everyone?

One of the most asked questions by people just developing their social media strategy, is “Should I connect with everyone who asks?”  The truth is that there is no one size fits all answer.  With time and a strategy everyone … Continue reading

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Choosing Your Social Media Platforms for the Overwhelmed

There is a big myth out there that you have to be everywhere on Social Media in order to drive business.  This is just not true. Your customers are not everywhere, so why should you be everywhere? Spreading yourself so … Continue reading

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Awards and Rewarding Your Employees

Everyone likes to be recognized for a job well done. How you thank employees for their efforts can greatly enhance the success of your business. Think about it for a moment, which business would you rather deal with, the one … Continue reading

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Getting the Year Off to a Good Start

As the new year begins, it is important to be sure that you have clarified and quantified your goals for the coming year.  We have discussed how to set your goals, how to be sure they are realistic and how … Continue reading

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