5 Guaranteed Tips For Networking

Shut Up Dad

For most people, networking can be a difficult and intimidating process.  For me though, it’s like breathing.  Breathing or making money, because I do both 24/7.  I have a rocket ship shaped piano.  Not because I needed one, but simply because I could afford one.  I’m not saying that to be arrogant, but just as proof to demonstrate to you how well I’m doing.  So now that I’ve convinced you of my prowess, let’s move on to these life changing tips.

rocket piano

1.  Never force Cool Runnings into the conversation.  Although this topic often comes up in normal conversation, don’t push it too hard.  Let it come naturally.  Believe me, everybody knows the combination of John Candy as a coach for Jamaican bobsledders is amazing.  And Sanka’s song is incredibly catchy.  But don’t try to steer the conversation.  If you took anything from this amazing film, hopefully it was teamwork.



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Digital Marketing Monkey

How to make your blog stand out

how to make your blog stand out

One of the main purposes of your blog is to turn loyal readers into customers but you first need to turn casual visitors into loyal reader. If you add value and provide insights for your readers you will easily convert them. When you add value without pushing your products and services through your blog you can become the go to blog for your industry. (Parker, 2011)

Creating Value

Hubspot are an excellent example of a business who are constantly creating value not just for their paying customers but also for their blog readers with up-to-date articles, free e-books and case studies.

To add value to your blog for your readers it is important to be aware of what your competitors are writing about and the way in which they are conveying what is going on in your industry. It may feel as though…

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