Why Going Viral is Not a Marketing Strategy

“I’m just going to create this one piece of dope content and it’s going to go viral and I’ll be on front street.” How many bloggers think this is how it works?  Because those bloggers are wrong.  People post dope/motivational/thought-provoking … Continue reading Why Going Viral is Not a Marketing Strategy

#TrendingThursday Week 74

Time flies!  Here we are at another with another week that has almost passed.  As usual, I’ve got a few great stories to share with you.  I’m sure you’ll find one or two you or someone you know can benefit from.  Have a great weekend! By the way, check out Frank Sinatra radio on Pandora or iRadio.  It’s full of great music that will put you in a great fall mood. The 4 Most Effective Ways Leaders Solve Problems by Glen Llopis Twitter introduces Custom Timelines, Storify takes a deep breath by Lauren Hockenson  To Pay or Not To Pay … Continue reading #TrendingThursday Week 74

Trending Thursday Week 69

Just a few of the articles I’ve been reading this past week to help you grow as a young professional.  Check out those that apply to you, share those that don’t (as well as those that do).   Have a great weekend! Does Your Resume Tell Your Story? by Liz Ryan Is Texting the Future of Workplace Communication? by Seth Fiegerman Don’t Start a Job Search Without Answering This One Question by Hunter Walk 5 Mistakes Job Hunters Make by Saeed Al Muntafiq Why Curated Content on Your Website is an Ineffective Waste of Time by Marcus Sheridan 5 Common Business … Continue reading Trending Thursday Week 69

#TrendingThursday Week 67

Good morning!  It’s Thursday!  One more day until Friday!  Work hard, get some good reading in, comment, and share.  Have a great day and thanks for checking out #TheReader. Presence is More Important Than Preparation—Scott’s Sales Yoga Thought for the Day by Scott Wintrip Unreasonable clients by Seth Godin How I Hire: You Can’t Build a Team With All Point Guards by Sallie Krawcheck The 10 Commandments of Content by Scott Donaton How I Hire: 6 Ways I Find and Hire Hardworking Millennials by Lesley Jane Seymour The Question You Wish You’d Asked Yourself At Age 20 by  David K. Williams … Continue reading #TrendingThursday Week 67