If you haven’t noticed – and there’s a chance you won’t if you haven’t put images and links in your About section on LinkedIn before – but a short while back, the visual content that originally existed as part of your About section, is now broken out into a new section, called Featured.
Hi everyone, writing to you from the end of my 10th week in quarantine, and while the early weeks saw me lost in the story
It appears my first weekend reads was valued, so here we go with week two. I always read far and wide, which I encourage everyone
Knowledge is power, and far reaching reading habits – across multiple sources and platforms – is critical if we want to understand the world and what is happening.
This article aims to help contribute to the collective conversation in meaningful ways, and demonstrate how to serve your audience and solidify your social leadership for this time.
One of the reasons I have always LOVED social media, is because I get to watch how people communicate, across all the topics I care
I want to help in this time of crisis, and one thing I can do is offer my newly published book – “18 Steps to
Until it’s under control everywhere, it’s not under control anywhere. That is the truth of COVID-19, so let’s work together!!
18 Steps to An All-Star LinkedIn Profile (the book)!!! This is the starting point for LinkedIn success. You can buy it on Amazon.com Amazon.co.uk Amazon.in
I had the great privilege to give a short speech at the International Women’s Day 2020 event in Phuket, Thailand. Organized by Phuket Been Good
The world is in a precarious place right now. There is a lot of angst across multiple issues and fear appears to be in the
Welcome to 2020. I’m off to a slow start, due to extended festivities around my 50th birthday (yes getting old), but I’ll never be absent
There is an article on the BBC today – Dubai Air Show: The challenges for us all in flying green – and if you read
Can we please have an honest conversation about the tips for LinkedIn marketing coming our way, and more broadly, social media? Yes, even if it’s
What can I do to help address climate change? That is the question I am constantly asked after sharing information on the crisis the world
Being speechless is something that rarely happens to me as a professional speaker. Imagine my surprise when I was both speechless and very moved a
I’m well over halfway through a five-week trip around Europe with my two sons, and while holidays are always a time of “brain overflow” for
For the last 18 months, I’ve had the great privilege to work with BNP Paribas Securities Services across Asia Pacific, to inspire their talented employees
As the years roll on and social media marketing becomes more embedded in our lives and information gets more and more infobese, I believe we’re
A couple of weeks ago, the UN released a report from the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES). The warning is stark.
It’s been an exciting launch, as 15 incredible ladies (and one gent) have come together to release the book – Unleash Your Voice – Powerful
If there is one issue I wish I could fix, it would definitely be getting rid of the revolting people that plague the online world.
Simple. We need to understand it. We ALL need to understand where we are, and based on the conversations I’m having, too many are not
The number one challenge I deal with every time I talk to people about defining their voice for social media, or taking to the stage
I’ve been slow getting back into work this year – I mean really slow!! I just haven’t been ready to leap into the fray, and
I don’t know why I’m so driven – to make an impact, drive change, make business and the world better. People always ask me why
One of the initiatives of the Asia Content Marketing Association (ACMA), is an exclusive event series called ACMA Content Conversations Select (Select). Select is a
I was tagged on LinkedIn by the president of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) Singapore, Han Sam Lai (Sam) after speaking at the recent ICF
I saw Bohemian Rhapsody, and after the first negative reviews came out, I was starting to get anxious – please don’t screw this film up!!
On September 11, 2001, I was in Boston, having cancelled a meeting at the World Trade Centre (WTC) in NYC the day before – a
I was delighted to speak at the Social Selling 2018 event in Singapore, organized by Black Marketing and Chris J Reed. It attracted a fantastic
Owning your eminence digitally – which I call social leadership – is the career powerplay today. But it’s not easy! Having done this with thousands of people, I can tell you one thing for sure – the majority struggle to tap into the voice they want to own.
Today I publish my 100th LinkedIn blog, and I’m getting close to 1,000 published blogs since seriously kicking this journey off in 2009. Milestones are
Dopamine, a neurotransmitter in the brain, is credited with one of the negative side effects of social media – addiction. Anything for that shot, hey?
I’m absolutely thrilled to share the success story of how building a social leadership culture can absolutely transform a business from the inside out. Hand
Hashtags link you to the people and ideas you care about most. It’s how people find you. It’s how you build your profile beyond your immediate network. It’s how you get aligned to the topics you care about, digitally. If you want to be a powerhouse on social media, hashtags are critical.
As the noise ramps up on social media and more professionals are joining the fray, not to mention the massive increase in content we’re all enduring today (FOMO is very real), we’ve got to turn things around and be conscious that social leadership is about delivering value to an audience, and that audience is specific for each of us.
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