It’s so easy to get caught up in the hype of social media. There’s a misconception that all you need to do is tweet a few of times a day, start blogging, post a few selfies then - voila! - You go from 0 to 1000 followers overnight. Truth is, social media requires a great … Continue reading 5 Things You Shouldn’t do on Social Media
In this day and age, it's rarely enough to simply tell people what you do. Employers don't want a bland resume with a list of previous job titles and academic achievements. They want to see exactly how creative you are, what knowledge you have & how you're contributing the the industry. While I think that … Continue reading 3 Awesome Apps For Freelance Designers & Creatives
I absolutely love LinkedIn! As a social media platform for professionals, it has everything that you need to show case your work and truly stand out from the crowd. However, I've noticed that people don't really use LinkedIn to their advantage. The big question is: What makes LinkedIn is so much different from just having a … Continue reading Social Media 101: 9 Steps to Creating an Amazing LinkedIn Profile
During last weeks #HBRogue Twitter chat, we discussed what it takes to build and sustain transparency within a workplace as well as how transparency affects company culture. It was a great opportunity to learn from others & I gained a great deal from it - here's a SlideShare recap! The #HBRogue community is full of great … Continue reading What is a Transparent Workplace?
Authenticity: of undisputed origin and not a copy; genuine. This word has been causing quite a stir within the social media & marketing world lately. I do mean that in the best way possible! It's so much easier to genuinely connect with (individuals and brands) who are able to bring their true self to the … Continue reading Authenticity – The Foundation of Online Networking
Social media is incredibly powerful, especially when you have a great set of tools to help you along the way! You can connect with people who are on opposite ends of the world, engage with industry leaders and create your very own online footprint. One of the many things that is difficult to measure, is … Continue reading 5 Tools To Measure Your Influence Across Social Media