When it comes to LinkedIn, there are pretty much three people I listen to, but only one has ever dropped new business right in my lap the way John Nemo did. It’s because of this that I sat down with John to ask him a lot of questions about LinkedIn reputation management and how to grow your business via that often-misunderstood service.
John and I talk here, and then look after the chat for a link to a free webinar:
I spoke with some really smart and wonderful people about podcasting. Here’s the video:
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Twice in a handful of days people came up to me at an event and told me that they were grateful for the posts I’d shared about my own experiences with mild clinical depression. I’m sharing these links to those posts, in case you find yourself in that situation, or if you are trying to understand a friend or relative dealing with depression.
I should state a few disclaimers:
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I had a great chat with Charlie Gilkey about his book, The Small Business Life Cycle. We also talked about his projects and business at his site Productive Flourishing, where he gives away free email planners every month, as well as distributes a podcast and sells lots of other great projects.
My friend, James Altucher has launched his new book, The RICH Employee. I’m so jazzed about it because this book is part of the Choose Yourself series and so wonderful.
We did a Blab Video
James and I did a video interview using the new Blab platform. You can watch it all here:
As you know, I recently launched OwnerFUEL. It’s the media portion of my company, Owner. I wanted to share with you just how simple it was to launch, and what we did to get it up and running. I’ll tell you right up front that a lot of what I recommend hinges on you choosing to build on the Rainmaker platform. But I explain all the reasons why that’s the right choice.
Fast Project Recipe – Launch a Content Marketing Platform
Project Time: 2 Business Days
The tech world is awash with excitement because Instagram (over 300 million users) now supports photos and video uploaded in traditional landscape and portrait mode, instead of just square. Oddly, I think Instagram did the mobile web a favor by pushing for us to upload in the square format.
In Praise of Square Photos
Photographers and artists are already grumbling at me, I’m sure. But hear me out.
You don’t want to miss the Podcasting Workflows I put together over on OwnerFUEL.
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I’m happy to report that we just launched OwnerFUEL as the media property supporting Owner Media Group. OwnerFUEL is the “parent” of all the various media efforts we have created. Let me explain the plan.
OwnerFUEL is Business, Marketing, and Sales Advice for You
My site, chrisbrogan.com, is built as a kind of hybrid. It’s me. It’s also me talking about my business stuff. There’s a lot of ME here. So I wanted to create a property that was more about the subject than it is about me. Sure, I’m writing 95% of the articles (anything with my name on it is written by me – others will use their names when it comes around). But it’s more me writing as a magazine writer than me being me.