Politics, Proudness, and Your Brand

Politics, Proudness, and Your Brand

Would someone put your bumper-sticker on their car?

The world of presidential politics, and how brands influence people, is fascinating. Whether it’s personalities, causes we support, or products we buy, how proud we are of them affects our actions, interactions, and buying decisions.

I call this the Proudness Factor.

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A Healthy Bottom Line

A Healthy Bottom Line

In high school, I dreaded gym class because I was a total klutz… still am! But I’ve learned to love daily exercise as a way to clear my head and connect with what matters.

Here are three reasons we don’t exercise, and three new ways to embrace physical activity as part of a successful business plan.

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Public Speaking and Your Brand – Book Review

Public Speaking and Your Brand – Book Review

If you want to begin speaking, or build your public speaking career, you know the get it to get picked in a crowded marketplace.

Personally, I’d like to do more public speaking, so I was jazzed to find out about the new book, Get Picked – Tips, Tricks, and Tools for Creating an Irresistible Speaker Proposal by Aurora Gregory and David Pitlik.

Turns out, my strategy of sending emails with “Pick Me! Pick Me!” in the subject line was flawed…

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5 Questions to End Your Indecisiveness About Live Video

5 Questions to End Your Indecisiveness About Live Video

This post is from the guru of live video, Ryan Bilello. Heard of Pericope, Blab, Facebook Live? Here’s some questions to get to on board!

In March 2015 live video took some big steps in becoming a vital part of how people use social media. Specifically apps like Meerkat and Periscope took center stage as places where people could broadcast live video on a global scale.

If you’re building a business, or more specifically a personal brand, here are 5 of the most common questions I get from people trying to decide if live video is worthwhile.

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