Archive | February, 2012

Business/Blogging Networking Basics: The Why, How, and What-The-Heck?

  Hey everyone!!! Welcome back to Tutorial Thursday! For our “lesson” today, I am going to send you over to one of my favorite blog communities. SITS has been a guiding light for me since I started blogging 5 years ago. SITS stands for The Secret Is In The Support and SITS is designed to […]

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Social Media Is Critical Whether You Like It Or Not.

I read a great post today from Miranda over at The Youth Pastor’s Wife about establishing your on-line presence without social media and she made this awesome comment: “Whether you are ready to leap into the world of social media or not, people are already talking about you online…”  Oh my goodness that is SO […]

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My Week of Ah-HA Moments

I am the classic case of “the shoemaker’s kid not having shoes.” I am so busy doing work for others, I forget about tending to my own home-base! This week I had a series of gentle nudges from friends/customers that reminded me that, how much of what I am doing, (my own ventures) could be […]

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Persistence

“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination are omnipotent. The slogan ‘press on’ has solved and always will […]

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How Blogging Has Changed The Voice Of Women

Social Media Examiner always has some pretty amazing topics and guest posters and today was no exception. Today’s installment was an interview with Lisa Stone, CEO and co-founder of BlogHer, the leading cross-platform media network created by, for and with women social media leaders. Lisa tells the story of BlogHer, the fifth largest blog network.  She also […]

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Wondering How and If Pinterest Can Work For Your Business?

  Pinterest. It’s the latest social media rage. I’ ve heard it referred to as “the on-line magazine I always dreamed I would create” to “it’s like crack for chicks.” Truth be told, Pinterest is not just for sharing yummy looking recipes and home decorating ideas. There is a real value to Pinterest and what […]

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