LinkedIn is the most powerful professional network we have at our digital fingertips, so why not take advantage of it? According to the most recent quarterly report, LinkedIn’s membership has reached 467 million members and counting – a 17 million member increase from the preceding quarter.
There’s no denying that social media is one of the most prominent ways to network in the business world today, offering an exorbitant number of opportunities to connect with potential clients, partners, influencers and future employees. We all use social media, but chances are not all of us are using it to network as effectively and efficiently as we could be.
Ezra Klein is the founder and editor-in-chief of Vox, an explanatory news organization that reaches more than 100 million people a month. He did an interview on the Tim Ferriss podcast in December of last year that had a lot of value for me as a marketing entrepreneur and SEO. You can listen to the podcast or see the show notes here. This article was inspired by that podcast.
The New Year is here and well on its way. The secret to success in the upcoming year is not really a secret after all; it is having the discipline to take action.
Whether you’re still traveling the Road to Success or have already reached your destination, you have a Success Story inside you. You need to tap into that Success Story if you want to serve others deeply.
If you run a restaurant, retail store, or other brick and mortar business that relies on customers walking through your front door, then you will need to promote your company in creative, effective ways.
There’s little doubt social media has had a profound impact on marketing. Facebook alone has over a billion accounts, all around the world. The potential to reach millions suddenly isn’t so hard.
One of the keys to success is being creative in your approach to business marketing. This means setting yourself apart from the competition so that you get noticed.
In a world where 25% of people will leave a webpage if it takes more than four seconds to load, it is surprising that networking is an increasingly popular trend.
“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” – Colin Powell