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This is a set of my slides for the May 16 Podcamp.

This is a set of my slides for the May 16 Podcamp.

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  • 1. The virtual network: creating your brand online Matt Scherer CEO Scherer Communications
  • 2. Do you remember those chamber of commerce mixers........
  • 3. Where you met seven insurance sales reps for every legitimate lead?
  • 4. The old way of networking Going to chamber of commerce events Giving your business card to anyone who listened to you Spending a lot of time meeting people who had little in common with you
  • 5. The new way of creating a network Twitter LinkedIn Facebook Blogs Online forums like
  • 6. Twitter: the technical haiku of connecting to others Allows you to meet people all over the country Twibes allow you to meet people with similar interests Twtjobs
  • 7. Facebook The personal side of you Don't get too personal Great sharing function with Twitter More and more B to C relationships developing
  • 8. LinkedIn: your corporate resume Not an electronic resume chance to show people everything from your elevator pitch to what makes you unique Allows you to build your own tribe DINFOS Trained Killers: almost 500 people Great LinkedIn profiles Andy Meadows -- Brian Massey -- Jay Fraser --
  • 9. Blogs: Your online diary Hardest thing to do Needs 20 to 30 minutes a day Don't get consumed with being perfect
  • 10. Door64: When will San Antonio get something like this? Austin Door64: 5000 and growing Job postings Blog portal Most important is the online calendar link:
  • 11. Pay It Forward #payitfor
  • 12. Helping others #payitfor Forwarding a resume to someone in your LinkedIn group Using Twitter to help someone find a job or a connection Doing everything you can to help others when possible
  • 13. Chuck Hester: One of my #payitfor inspirations
  • 14. And Brian Massey
  • 15. San Antonio is a natural for #payitfor