Open Letter to Business Leaders – Embrace Social ASAP!

Dear Successful Business Leader,

Your day is full doing what you do best – running your company. You may not have any interest in learning about new social technologies or how they can help you communicate with your audience. You already have great relationships with your customers, and wonder – why would I need to connect with them online too? Here’s the thing though, social is drastically changing the world and the business world. Deciding not to participate is a huge missed opportunity. A few statistics: […]

Relationship Status Update = HR and Marketing “Married”

Your HR department, along with the powers of social media, is your most valuable asset today.  Marketing and the human resources departments must work together to socialize the workforce both internally and externally. C’mon! It’s time for marketing and HR to quit this “dating” thing and get hitched. […]

Positive on Purpose = Social Media Success

One thing I experience and know to be true in my world is this: By consistently being and thinking positive we attract the people and opportunities into our lives that will help us reach our goals, experience success and live a happy life. […]

Entrepreneur’s Guide To Make Sales Fun and Profitable

At one point or another, we are all challenged to sell ourselves, our ideas, products or services. Whether it’s pitching your start-up to investors, selling your technology software application or applying for a job selling yourself does not need to be scary or difficult. Let’s jump into how I, and many people just like you, have been able to make sales fun and profitable.

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Confessions of a Twitterholic – 3 Ways Twitter Is Improving Our World

Hello, my name is Sean and I am a Twitterholic. Well, almost. I first started using and studying twitter about 2 years ago now. I see a massive opportunity to leverage all these new social technologies to bring me and my business into the forefront of the consulting and training industry. Twitter does so much more than just helping my business and other businesses grow. I am connecting with people and other leaders in various industries that, though traditional media, I would of never had the chance to connect with on such a regular and intimate basis. […]

Social Business: Love At First Sight? [Podcast]

Hey, it’s Social Media Sean here. Sean is my name, and social media is my game! Today, I’m going to be talking about how to become a social business and why that’s so important. […]

Show me the Money ~ Jerry Maguire [ROI of Social Media]

Hello and welcome back it’s Social Media Sean here. The other day I was watching one of my favorite movies – Jerry Maguire. You know that scene where Tom Cruise is yelling at the top of his lungs “Show me the Money!”? […]

Jazz Lessons For Social Media

I have an overwhelming passion and love for Jazz.

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Social Intelligence: What It Is And Why It Matters

It was originally thought that social intelligence was another classification of intelligence. Just like Human Intelligence, Business Intelligence, Emotional Intelligence and so on.

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Twitter: Discover. Decode. Connect.

Today I’m going to be showing you why I think Twitter is one of the best pre-qualifying tools ever. Whether you’re in HR, recruitment, sales, marketing, business development or a business owner, it’s more important that you recruit and build relationships with people that fit with your culture and your beliefs. I’m going to show you how, with a few easy steps, you can gain valuable insights from twitter that will help you make better decisions.

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How To: Rock Twitter Chats On The Go

Have you ever tried to do a Twitter chat from your iPhone? Some of the apps certainly don’t make it very easy. The good news is that I’ve gone through and found what I think is the best app for twitter chats and what I’ve been using for quite some time. That’s Echofon, or Echofon Pro for the iPhone. I’m going to get into details today about why I think it’s the best and a few key features that will help you have successful twitter chats from your iPhone. […]

#SocialTimeTV Special Edition Interview with Jessica Miller-Merrell

Today is an awesome day at Social Time TV. In a Special Edition interview I speak with Jessica Miller-Merrel, SPHR aka Blogging4Jobs about her exciting new adventure in the HR Technology space called Workology. Jessica shares insights on how to build relationships in the world of Social HR [Human Resources] and some key marketing mistakes to avoid. In addition, we talk privacy in Social Recruiting where Jessica explains how she dares employers to ask her for her Social Media passwords. The Result? She sues, retires to a beach and they end up on the evening news. Enjoy!

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Social Time TV: The Boys are Back

Well, Sean and Greg are at it again. After a long hiatus, Social Time TV is back again. In this episode, Sean Charles (aka SocialMediaSean) and Greg Viloria (aka SocialGreg) talk about the big four Social Networks: Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and more, give some of the latest insight into each one and why you have to make more effort these days. Give it a view or a listen!

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Social Media: Just Like Dating For Your Business by @LynnCrandon

When I launched my copywriting business, the message was loud and clear—get your butt on social media. The overwhelming opinion smacking me full in the face (open palmed) was that a savvy social media presence was no longer an option, it was a business requirement. And businesses that weren’t jumping on the chuck wagon? Were […]

Back To School / Work Social Media Success Formula

It’s that time of year folks! People of all ages have returned from holidays headed back to school and work. It’s time to refocus our attention and prioritize what our social media goals are for the first semester and last quarter of the year.

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#Tectoria Celebrates Technology with Robots & Whales

When you put flying whales, late night comedy, shooting cannons, awesome music and around 700 technology geeks together in one room for an awards show this is what happens.

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