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The Most Important Lesson I Learned About Failure

October 30th, 2014 · Comments Off · TedRubin

The most important lesson I learned about failure is that without it, you do not truly understand success. When success comes too easily or too early in the process, we come to believe it is the natural state of things, and when failure comes at a later date in some form or another we are […]

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Don’t Tell Me You Don’t “Do” Business Cards

October 29th, 2014 · Comments Off · TedRubin

Don’t tell me you don’t “do” business cards. I suggest… you “do” them. It’s about connection and relationships. ‪#‎RonR‬. I posted this to Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn and the following conversation transpired. I add more depth to my statement in the comments below. Thought it worthwhile to give it all a home here.

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Twitter and Friendship

October 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · TedRubin

For me Twitter and new friends have gone hand-in-hand from the beginning. And I’m not just talking about gaining followers here—I’m talking about true connection, forming relationships and making things happen. I’ve never “bought” a single Twitter follower for any of my profiles, yet I’ve amassed over 700,000 followers to date (and I’ve been active […]

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The Importance of Hitting Our Inner Reset Button

October 25th, 2014 · Comments Off · TedRubin

——- Our brains process five times the information they did 20 years ago. Here’s how you can help your brain adapt to information overload, and remain creative and productive. Here’s a question for you: How many of the following scenarios can you identify with? I feel guilty when I’m not working. I often pull all-nighters […]

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So what does it take to get the Small Business involved in Social Media?

October 24th, 2014 · Comments Off · TedRubin

Well, extra time (possibly the biggest barrier), money (but really not much) and people. With social media being so time intensive, and best results coming from directly being involved, the barriers to entry get higher as a business gets smaller, but not insurmountable for those willing to put in the time, especially since it can […]

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How Crazy Socks Became the Key…

October 22nd, 2014 · Comments Off · TedRubin

—– If you’re struggling with how to build your personal brand online, you may find inspiration in this expert’s branding story.

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Without Context, Influence Falls Flat ~via @InsideCXM

October 21st, 2014 · Comments Off · TedRubin

When you’re looking for social influencers in your niche to connect with and engage, where do you start? Most people make a beeline for the flashy, neon lights of the follower count. While that mayseem a logical place to start, it’s really a flawed metric.

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Customer Experience Q & A with @SDL

October 20th, 2014 · Comments Off · TedRubin

What excites you about customer experience? It is not customer experience that excites me, it is the customer herself who excites me, and the relationship that will develop and lead to trust and loyalty.

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The Only Way to Build a Brand on Social Media is Through Trust

October 19th, 2014 · Comments Off · TedRubin

—– Whether you’re building your personal brand, your business brand or both, one thing remains true: You need content to help you build trust and followers.

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How to Market to Women Using Social Media

October 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · TedRubin

Many women pride themselves on being savvy consumers who can sniff out a poseur brand. Brands need to be the conduit for information to women from other women and from experts, but be wary of star power – celebrities don’t cut it. Marketers that have a woman’s trust have worked to earn it, by making […]

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