While brands continue to tap into mediums like newspapers, billboards and magazines to share news and build recognition, outreach online remains vital for companies looking to establish what they stand for in more detail. Read Kim’s suggested approach that brands can use to improve their outreach online.
Imagine walking into a room and striking up a conversation with someone, only to find the talk is stilted or — worse — boring to the point of being painful. You find yourself wishing you could just hit the eject button and escape from the conversation, but while you know you could cut your losses, you also know that that’s not always going to be an option: You have to be able to establish, and maintain, relationships if you want to succeed.… Strong business relationships are often founded on the ability to communicate and earn trust. Check out Kim’s take on small talk here.
LinkedIn can be a valuable resource for reaching out and connecting with fellow professionals, as well as a good way to share ideas or thought leadership. To find out how best to establish — and build — your following on the site, check out what Kim had to say! (Image: LinkedIn)
It’s true that many skills can be learned on the job and that hiring employees with a wide range of skills can be very beneficial to a company. However, there are also certain traits that have to be present in every employee for an effective work environment….. Check out what seven members of Young Entrepreneur Council (Including Kim) describe one employee trait that’s nonnegotiable for them.
Any small business owner can tell you that running a company requires a lot of time, effort and dedication. Some entrepreneurs make the mistake of piling too much “busy work” on their plates, which doesn’t leave them much time to focus on the tasks that only they can do. Thanks for including Brittany’s tips in your article.
Brittany joined the folks over at Songtrust to talk about artists and marketing - from the importance of crafting a brand for themselves to the pros and cons of DIY marketing - and why interacting with their fans on another level is so vital in today’s day and age.