How to get Better Connected and Find Prospects in LinkedIn

Linda Business, Efficiency, Marketing 1 Comment

You are not alone if you want to know how to find prospects in LinkedIn. It’s critical to look at the mix of contacts in your network. I’ve had a look and think there 5 types of differentiation. Networking and prospecting on LinkedIn can be a very effective complementary activity to face to face networking, meetings and telephone contact, for sales …

4 steps to creating your personal brand – and why it matters so much

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  Define it, earn it, own it and don’t be afraid to promote it: creating and maintaining a mental shortcut of yourself will enhance your chances of celebration, recognition & promotion. It’s not JUST about what you say and do. It’s also what is online. Think about it, we don’t just use a CV anymore. It’s common place to review …

7 Tips to get you off the sofa and out of your comfort zone!

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Where is your happy place? The place where you feel most comfortable? Sofa, your bed, your garden, the beach, we all have one. Your comfort zone is actually not THAT comfortable. It keeps you stagnant and a place where you plateau and don’t grow. The Comfort Zone is like a breeding place for self-doubt, lack of self-confidence, a place where …

Soya I am so over it!

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Ok I tried it in Vegas – my morning shot, waiting at Starbucks at the MGM Grand and queuing at 6:15 AM for a coffee in a line that was 12 people deep! Really? I couldn’t sleep, always hate jet lag, and love my first skinny cappo of the day and love love love Las Vegas. I was there on …

Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the World!

Linda Business, Efficiency, Life Stuff, Mindset 3 Comments

We’ve all had the stomach lurching moment – the presentation in front of a crowd of people, walking into a room of strangers, the first date, the job interview that you really wanted, going to a dinner party full of couples and you’re the only single – remember Bridget Jones?? What works for me – great shoes, fabulous underwear, a …

LinkedIn: your window to the world – 5 reasons to bother!

Linda Business, Marketing, Productivity 4 Comments

Employed, self employed, unemployed, looking for new opportunities, consultant, coach, career break, entrepreneur, solopreneur, intropreneur? OMG where to start? So you remember friends reunited (what happened to that) you’ve got the hang of face book, twitter is a bit weird, pinterest leaves you cold and then there’s LinkedIn! Where to start??? So here’s an easy way to think about it …

Its NOT all about me…

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Linda, 48, 6’1″ tall – taller in Jimmy Choos! Some say funny, addicted to Walkers Sweet Thai Chilli sensations. Loves walking on the beach in Cormwall, but I’d slum it in the Indian Ocean if you made me! Would really like a dog – a brown cockerpoo and we’ll call her Lola  – guess what she’ll be a show girl! …

Don’t raise your voice improve your argument

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Funny isn’t it that sometimes as a parent you over compensate. Let me explain, my father, who I love, is a shouter!  His version of attempting to explain something is to say the same thing, exactly the same thing, slower and LOUDER! Its comical in their house, as when they help out the local foreign language school, and have foreign …