What is a Hashtag?

A lot of times when I talk about Twitter, I mention hashtags.  With Pinterest coming unto the scene, hashtags are important not only for Twitter.  Here is a great infographic from Social Caffeine that explains what a hashtag is and what you can use it for: Source: lorirtaylor.com via # social-media-rockstar.de on Pinterest ... [ Read More ]

How to Connect Your Facebook Profile to Your Facebook Business Page

How to connect your Facebook profile with your business page

When I get a new friend request or a new like, I usually go and check out their Facebook profile and their page.  Usually, I go to the Facebook profile first and then I want to click on the link in the about section to get to the business page.  A lot of times, that link leads me to a "blind" working page.  One of those pages with a suitcase ... [ Read More ]

My Top Apps for iPad, Part 1: Flipboard

My top apps for iPad: Flipboard

3 months ago, I got an iPad.  I was really happy about it, but as soon as the first high was over came the big question: which apps are great to put on it?  I wanted apps that I can use for work, which would make it easier for me to work.  So, I started my research.  After a long and at times very interesting journey, I want to introduce to you ... [ Read More ]

Why are you Dissatisfied with Social Networks?

Facebook Satisfaction

This morning I read an article in the Huffington Post that intrigued me.  I decided to write today’s blog post on my opinion what causes the dissatisfaction with social networks.  If you want to read the original article, click here. According to the American Customer Satisfaction Index, Facebook scored really low: 61 out of 100.  Interestingly, ... [ Read More ]

Being Successful Starts in Your Mind

Being successful starts in your mind

Building a business is a fantastic and challenging experience.  You can wake up exhilarated to begin your day and go to bed feeling overwhelmed and frustrated.  The key to success is to maintain a positive, yes you can do it, mindset. Here are 5 keys to help you create and sustain a positive mindset so you can attain the success you ... [ Read More ]

The Best of Success Quotes

Quotes about success really can talk to you.  They make you aware of where you want to go and how you can get there.  Here is a great video about the best of success:   What are your favorite success quotes? ... [ Read More ]

Introverts in Business

Lately, one topic comes back to me again and again: being an introvert in business.  It is interesting, since I am an introvert, which is why working from home in front of my computer works great for me.  I get my best ideas when I am alone in front of my computer.  Big names in social media are introverts and cater to them as well.  Denise Wakeman ... [ Read More ]

Think About Why

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Good customer service is the backbone of every business.  Do you deliver what you promise?  Do you deliver on time?  The work you do is important for people.  You owe it to yourself and to them to deliver what you promise and to deliver on time.  Today, I want to tell you a tale of why good customer service is not optional.  It is a personal ... [ Read More ]