Building Success<br />in a <br />Connected World<br /><ul><li>Futurist
Entrepreneur
Strategy Advisor
Author</li></li></ul><li>We are #1!  Are you?<br />
If you help bring the networks to life…<br />…you will create success for yourself<br />Image credit: Lumeta/ jurvetson: h...
CLOUD<br /><ul><li>Start with what will make the most difference to your business
Set yourself up to be able to work anywhere
Grasp the possibilities of remote teamwork
Be sure to have online back-up
Manage your subscriptions</li></li></ul><li>
The <br />Power<br />of <br />Ideas<br />
CROWD<br /><ul><li>Work out what you want and write it down clearly
Look for the best people, not the lowest price
Start with small, clearly defined tasks
Build ongoing relationships based on respect</li></li></ul><li>Who ARE you?<br />
CREATE<br /><ul><li>If you’re ready, blog!
Take compelling content and add your thoughts
Create and share presentations
Videos can be easy to make
Put thought into your content
Make your branding obvious, but don’t sell too hard</li></li></ul><li>
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Slides for keynote by Ross Dawson at City of Port Phillip Business Breakfast on March 30, 2011. For more see www.rossdawson.com

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Building Business in a Connected World

  1. 1. Building Success<br />in a <br />Connected World<br /><ul><li>Futurist
  2. 2. Entrepreneur
  3. 3. Strategy Advisor
  4. 4. Author</li></li></ul><li>We are #1! Are you?<br />
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  6. 6. If you help bring the networks to life…<br />…you will create success for yourself<br />Image credit: Lumeta/ jurvetson: http://www.flickr.com/photos/jurvetson/63009926/<br />
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  16. 16. CLOUD<br /><ul><li>Start with what will make the most difference to your business
  17. 17. Set yourself up to be able to work anywhere
  18. 18. Grasp the possibilities of remote teamwork
  19. 19. Be sure to have online back-up
  20. 20. Manage your subscriptions</li></li></ul><li>
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  22. 22. The <br />Power<br />of <br />Ideas<br />
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  28. 28. CROWD<br /><ul><li>Work out what you want and write it down clearly
  29. 29. Look for the best people, not the lowest price
  30. 30. Start with small, clearly defined tasks
  31. 31. Build ongoing relationships based on respect</li></li></ul><li>Who ARE you?<br />
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  36. 36. CREATE<br /><ul><li>If you’re ready, blog!
  37. 37. Take compelling content and add your thoughts
  38. 38. Create and share presentations
  39. 39. Videos can be easy to make
  40. 40. Put thought into your content
  41. 41. Make your branding obvious, but don’t sell too hard</li></li></ul><li>
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  44. 44. CURATE<br /><ul><li>Choose a channel on which to share content
  45. 45. Mini-blogs provide great personal branding and great return on effort
  46. 46. Choose your target audience and what you will share
  47. 47. Spend a little time each day looking for great content and sharing the best
  48. 48. Don’t spend too much time on it</li></li></ul><li>
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  51. 51. CONNECT<br /><ul><li>Focus initially on one social platform
  52. 52. Work out what you want: build relationships, find customers, be visible…
  53. 53. Carefully think through how you want to be seen
  54. 54. Decide who you do and don’t want to connect with
  55. 55. Be yourself</li></li></ul><li>
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  58. 58. CONVERSE<br /><ul><li>Decide if you want to converse widely
  59. 59. Put up an interesting profile and picture
  60. 60. Follow interesting people
  61. 61. Be interesting! Share the gems you find
  62. 62. Don’t promote yourself too much
  63. 63. Engage and interact – have conversations!
  64. 64. Don’t feel you have to keep up </li></li></ul><li>

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