How Best To Handle Those Linkedin Connection Requests?

I have written about handling Linkedin connection requests in the past, but there continues to be a thorny, never-ending stream of invitations in my Linkedin inbox. I’m sure that you, like me, get connection requests that leave you scratching your … Continue reading

How To Build A Great LinkedIn Network And Why Reducing Your LinkedIn Network May Be Key

I have to guess that, since you’re reading this post, you’re on LinkedIn? I also imagine that, like me, you wonder how worthwhile your LinkedIn network actually is? Maybe you have garnered a rather large network and you battle with the quandary of … Continue reading

How To Cut Through The Noise with Great Content Marketing with Jason Miller (MDE244)

Minter Dialogue with Jason Miller (MDE244)Jason Miller is Global Content Marketing leader at LinkedIn, a heady position. He’s also a RocknRoll photographer, author (best-selling Welcome To The Funnel), podcaster and all around top influencer. In this podcast, Jason and I talk about … Continue reading

What’s the best way to connect with people on LinkedIn?

Have you ever wanted to connect with someone on LinkedIn but weren’t sure how best to get that person to accept your invitation? For sure, even if that person is a 2nd degree connection (ie. a friend of a friend), the … Continue reading

How To Use Social Media For Event Marketing or How To Get People To An Event!

Having now produced around 50 events in four countries (US, Canada, France and England) to screen my new documentary film, The Last Ring Home, I took a step back to harvest some lessons learned in the realm of event marketing and … Continue reading

How To Find People You Can Trust – People of Confidence

As we struggle to distinguish between fact and fiction online (e.g. fake news), we also need to establish and find our own way to determine if someone on the other end is a person of confidence. Who for you are … Continue reading

Communication Anxiety – You Are How You Communicate

 After a post I wrote last week about burn out, I was gifted some wonderful comments. They were not comments one might easily publish since, at the end of the day, they represent some of our deepest fears, issues and convictions. … Continue reading

Influence marketing – Online influencers of brands revealed… What should brands be doing with their influencers?

Influence marketing remains a field still a little fuzzy for many leaders, but it continues to grow. As yet, it is a ‘young’ concept in that there is no standard for or even common understanding of influence. There are a … Continue reading

Interview with Daniel Burrus, on new tech trends and ways for business to innovate (MDE126)

Minter Dialogue Episode #126 — This interview is Daniel Burrus, speaker, strategist and author of 6 books, including the NYT and WSJ’s best seller, Flash Foresight. Dan is one of the world’s leading futurists on Global Trends and Innovation. He … Continue reading

Birthday greetings – social media breakout, bonanza or bozo trip?

Happ-eBirthday Ok, so this year was supposed to be a BIG one for me. I hit the half century. Before you feel a need to send in belated birthday greetings, I insist that the purpose of this birthday post is merely to … Continue reading