Cher Holton - How to Build Teams that Deliver Extraordinary Results

Holton Consulting Group

Considering all the people you work with on various teams, it sometimes seems like a miracle that anything actually gets done. Fortunately, there are specific actions you can take to build teams that deliver extraordinary results; and this month, Cher Holton, one of the leaders in the field of teamwork and president of The Holton Consulting Group, Inc., will explain how to make it all work.

Fortunately, there are specific actions you can take to build teams that deliver extraordinary results; and this month, Cher Holton, one of the leaders in the field of teamwork and president of The Holton Consulting Group, more...


JD Gershbein - Using LinkedIn to Build Brand, Generate Leads & Win Business

Successful use of LinkedIn comes down to representing yourself well, connecting with the right people, and applying information gleaned on the site to real-world scenarios.

This enlightening and thought-provoking session will provide a 360-degree overview of LinkedIn best practices, and will shed light on the specific LinkedIn activities, techniques, and step-by-step strategies that convert to real-world business results.

You'll discover:

  • Common misconceptions about LinkedIn
  • How to integrate LinkedIn with traditional marketing strategies
  • The secret to measuring the ROI of your social media efforts

Thom Singer - Can I Give You a Lyft? Lessons Learned from the Sharing Economy

The Conference Catalyst

Relationships are as important in business as they are in life, and you can get insights into this in the strangest places.

In this fast-paced webinar, Thom Singer will explain how his experiment as a Lyft driver helped him identify some key relationship strategies.

In this interview, you'll discover:

  • Why there is more to building relationships than "likes", "links", "shares" and "follows"
  • How to put the keys to creating and enhancing effective relationships
  • The " Secret of the Middle Seat"

Rachael Riggs - Staying Healthy on the Road!

Tourism Vancouver

Rachel Riggs has planned hundreds of events, and began to see that her attendees weren't taking care of themselves. This started her on a quest to help incorporate healthy options into the meetings and conventions she was working on, and she's back with us to share what she's discovered!

In this interview with Rachael Riggs, you'll discover:

  • Proven strategies to stay healthy when you travel
  • How you can start a healthy regime and then keep to it when traveling
  • Why health and fitness seems so overwhelming with all you have to deal with

 


Tom Brown - Marketing with Email and Social Media!

Media Barker

There's just no way to avoid it anymore - you really do need to use email and social media as part of your marketing mix. But how do you do it in a way that gives you a tangible return on investment and doesn't become a money pit?

In this information-packed interview, Tom Brown, President and Owner of Media Barker, will let you know how you can create a successful social-media presence.

You'll discover:

  • What exactly is "Digital Marketing Strategy?"
  • Which platforms you need to use
  • Why email is still relevant...and important!

 


Bob Phibbs - Selling Like a Pro

The Retail Doctor

You can have a great marketing campaign, but if you can't make the sale, then you really have nothing. In this fantastic interview, Bob Phibbs, the Retail Doctor, will share some great strategies on how you can increase sales by using basic common sense.

You'll discover:

  • The difference between sales and marketing
  • How technology is affecting selling
  • Secrets of the best salespeople

 


Rachael Riggs - Corporate Social Responsibility

Tourism Vancouver

If you're in a for-profit business, there's a n implicit goal to deliver a return on investment for the shareholders and owners of the business.

There's nothing wrong with doing good things for the community as part of the company's work, but this is generally viewed as something "extra" - independent of the company's main objectives.

But what if you could do good things and help the business?

In this interview with Rachael Riggs, you'll discover:

  • What constitutes "corporate social responsibility"
  • How to incorporate this approach as an effective business strategy
  • Specific examples you can incorporate into your own organization

Sarah Sladek - How to Bridge the Generation Gap in Your Business!

CEO, XYZ University

If you’re concerned about connecting with people from different generations–whether in the marketplace or the workplace–then you’ll love this interview! Sarah Sladek, author, speaker and consultant, is founder of XYZ University to help organizations identify their competitive advantage, embrace change, bridge generation and talent gaps, and remain relevant to future generations. She has authored two books on the subject.

In this interview, you’ll discover:

  • Baby Boomers, Gen X, and Gen Y...and what makes them unique
  • Understanding how each group functions in the workplace
  • How to market effectively to different generational groups

 


Alyssa Rosenberg - Using PR to Grow Your Business!

Rivers Agency

You can certainly build a business on the results of a successful marketing strategy, but people tend to keep a somewhat narrow view of what this includes. And one of the areas they frequently neglect is PR. In this fast-paced interview, Alyssa Rosenberg, PR and Social Media Executive for Rivers Agency, will share some powerful strategies including:

  • What PR actually means
  • Different approaches you can use to increase public awareness
  • Specific strategies to get your message picked up

Rick Farrell - Tangent Knowledge Systems

Selling Has Nothing to Do With Selling

The reason companies get commoditized is because salesperson's sales methodology defaults to the prospect's buying system. The way clients buy and select suppliers is more sophisticated than a salesperson’s ability to sell and differentiate products and services. In order for salespeople to enhance their selling position, they must understand the methodology of how people buy and come up with a sales process that levels the playing field and neutralizes the buyer’s inherent advantages.

In this incredible feature-packed interview, you'll discover:

  • Why the mandate of the salesperson is to play the role of a neutral “change agent”
  • How more...