Category Archives: Social Communication

Emotional Validation

I just had a really interesting meeting with a new associate. They mentioned the need to always make the correct impression regardless of what is really happening in our lives. Yes, whether things are great or our lives are falling … Continue reading

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Companies, Value & Personal Brands

More than 15 years ago, business guru Tom Peters and other consultants first suggested the concept of the personal brand. The concept was laughed at and scorned by conventional business, and big brands believed that the power was with the … Continue reading

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Learn to Travel – Travel to Learn

Travel has a different meaning for everyone but have you ever considered what it means to you? It has been said that we are either running from something or we are finding something. Our origins are as hunter-gatherers, and it … Continue reading

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Disrupting Thought Leadership

Is there anything that is not disrupted today? We understand that technology is in a constant flux, and disruption around technology is the norm that causes innovation and new products to be developed. Hold on- but is this article not … Continue reading

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4 Steps to better Social Media Marketing

Social media has changed the way we communicate and has definitely made communication more informal. Communicating well and receiving the impact you are looking for depends on four key factors: Leadership – this is the one business ‘idea’ are you … Continue reading

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I can’t sell, I …

Many people believe they cannot sell, but it could be a misunderstanding of what selling really is. I often ask people who tell me they cannot sell if they are married or in a relationship. If they are then they … Continue reading

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Social Media in the classroom.

Social media is here to stay. Making a statement like that makes social media sound like something that arrived at some stage of our lives, much like the radio, television or cellphone. Is social media really something that has arrived … Continue reading

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When is the best time to DISRUPT?

Many people think of disruption as destruction and it certainly can be. However, the real challenge is to ensure that the disruption we are about to introduce will be effective and achieve the results that you may be looking for: … Continue reading

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Introverts are the Disruptors

I often try to find the most unlikely of titles for my articles, and this is the title that has truly disrupted my thinking. How can the Introverts disrupt when they are so quiet you may ask? The answer is … Continue reading

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Disruptive Leadership

Please read this article carefully, at the very start I am emphasising that I am not talking about ‘DESTRUCTIVE’ but rather Disruptive Leadership. Yesterday I met with a good friend, and he mentioned he had recently attended a leadership training … Continue reading

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