Last night I watched a webinar about using LinkedIn to build your networks and business. Even though I deliver something very similar, you can always learn more. Despite having a keen interest in the subject, I nearly abandoned it after just five minutes. Why? Because the presenters went on and on ….and on about themselves … 7 tips for “one of the best” webinars
Apologies if any links in this blog post do not work, we have transferred this post to the Next-Up website from our old website Northern Lights PR. The other night I spent an hour with a lovely person who is 53 and looking for a new career. Let’s call her Martha. She is looking for … 6 ways to use LinkedIn for a new career – for 50 and 60 year olds!
Podcasts are on the rise as a tool for businesses and organisations, and they can be a great way of delivering insights and drawing in clients or consumers to your brand or company. Listenership of podcasts has grown steadily in recent years with focusbiz quoting research from leading podcasting company RawVoice that shows the number … 9 steps for successful podcasting
A few weeks ago I attended a CBI round table on the economy. Inevitably these mostly large employers started talking about the nightmare their businesses/organisations are going to face without cheap EU labour. I have added the word ‘cheap’, but that was essentially the issue. I drove away fuming. These bosses are disconnected from their … Would your leader work for their own company?
Last week my daughter emailed me with a link and message saying ‘cutest ad ever’. It was! It was the Heathrow Airport teddies Christmas ad (click on the link below and you might need a hankie). However, I had just got back from delivering a CIPR course in Edinburgh on social media management where we … How do you evaluate Christmas TV ads – warm glow or hard sales?
Kim Kardashian is famous for attempting to “break the internet” with a barrage of risqué images and by laying her life bare through social media and the hit show Keeping Up With The Kardashians. However, it wasn’t her world-famous anatomy that secured global media coverage this week, but a daring Paris hotel robbery that saw … 8 things Kim Kardashian teaches us about staying safe on social media
This blog first appeared on PRiME, an online magazine for women in their prime and looks at the trends in social media. There are some great blogs around at the moment about trends in social media. I share some of these blogs and talk about the underlying trends in social media in business that are … What are the trends in Social Media? What you need to know