Strategies and Future Trends: What's Next?
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Strategies and Future Trends: What's Next?



Presented at the Social Media: Strategies to Grow Your Business conference (June 14, 2012).

Presented at the Social Media: Strategies to Grow Your Business conference (June 14, 2012).



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  • FutureShock
  • "Every age thinks its the modern age, but this one really is."Tom Stoppard from The Invention of Love
  • Note: this is an edited version. This presentation is larger than 10MBs and won’t fit on Slideshare;however, the complete presentation can be found via: @cmairn
  • Be available to help your clients when they need it.
  • Give your staff and colleagues a chance to do the work, but follow up with them.
  • Skype Screen
  • Collaboration
  • Be an integral part of the transaction
  • Help enhance online content withauthoritative resources. This will bring more visibility to yourbusiness and people will trust the information presented.
  • Participate in community Q & A Forums
  • According to Wikipedia, “Social media is a term used to describe the type of media that is based on conversation and interaction between people online.” Sharing is a huge component, so be a messenger for your business!
  • Reply!Use Facebook to reach out to your clients and share your business.
  • Manage Your G+ Profile
  • Quick FYI: Google Dashboard helps you answerthe question: What information does Google have about me?
  • Twitter asks “what’s happening” and makes the answer spread across theglobe to millions, immediately. Source:
  • I use Twitter to connect with other users and to share content and ideas. I discover something new and useful every day thanks to Twitter! Note: only 138 characters (with spaces) 
  • Give colleagues and customers theoption to send direct messages to your Twitter account. It is another way for them to stay in contact with you!
  • Tweet issues and get replies and sometimes fixes
  • Find out what is trending on Twitter and support/enhance it with authoritative resources.The U.S. Congressional Twitter Directory, New Congressional Committee Must Put National Interest First.
  • Follow industry leaders and reach out to them.
  • St. Pete Times article: Jedi Path video:
  • You can auto-populateyour ShareSquare space with Tweets!
  • More info at:
  • Stand out! Keep your business’ socialmedia stream flowing. Be conversational,personable, and participate in transactions. Keepit fun and you will be successful!
  • Want to Hangout?