The Four Skills Digital Marketers Need Today
MAY 13, 2015
The numbers I’ve seen show what skills are most valuable—and it’s no surprise that they’re all digital. Today, 90 percent of marketers don’t feel equipped to navigate the digital landscape, but in my research I found that 93 percent of marketing jobs require a digital skill set. The post The Four Skills Digital Marketers Need Today appeared first on Spin Sucks.
Leading Leaders: PR Pros Need Sharpened Leadership Skills
JANUARY 12, 2016
Nicole Rodrigues shares five ways PR pros can sharpen their leadership skills. The post Leading Leaders: PR Pros Need Sharpened Leadership Skills appeared first on Spin Sucks. entrepreneur Leadership education empower your team leadership skills leading a team leading leaders PR Professionals teamIt's time for PR pros to become leading leaders.
7 Skills New Marketers Need to Succeed
Buzz Marketing for Technology
AUGUST 26, 2014
How can you tell the difference between the skills that are necessary and those that are just hype? Checkout Formstack ’s new infographic on the “7 Skills Marketers Need to Succeed.” You might be surprised by which marketing skills are worth developing. The industry is constantly changing and it can be a challenge to keep up. Innovation Marketing Personal Branding
Online Communication and Relationships: The Missing Skills
JUNE 27, 2016
The post Online Communication and Relationships: The Missing Skills appeared first on Spin Sucks. Online communication creates amazing opportunities for us as communications pros to connect with colleagues, clients, consumers, and communities through the online channels. However, we must use it as a tool and not a replacement for communication or relationship building.
Bridging the Skills-Gap with Competency-Based Learning
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
In the eLearning industry we call this the skills-gap crisis, and it affects both college graduates and skilled trade workers alike. employers were having a difficult time filling jobs, and the survey ranked “Skilled Trade worker” as the toughest job to fill. Of the hardest hit facing the skills-gap crisis is the manufacturing industry. However, it isn’t all bad news.
Six Skills Every PR Pro Needs
DECEMBER 20, 2011
So it’s time to think about the key skills you need to have going into 2012 and beyond. Now we have to take that skill and learn how to optimize our content so it’s being crawled by the search engines, while also being highly valuable and engaging. If you missed it a few weeks ago, the New York Times wrote a piece about redefining public relations. Yes, 30 years ago.
Five Skills You Need You Won’t Learn In PR Class
FEBRUARY 9, 2012
The Five Skills You Won’t Learn in PR Class. Management skills need to be learned so you can lead a team that works together in the best interest of the clients. There are many, many other skills you need as a PR professional that you won’t learn in the classroom, but I’m out of writing time for the morning. Communication communication skills non-pr skills PR Professionals PR pros pr skillsWe’re going to test how much fame and fortune that brings to those of you who dare ask us a question. The business dashboards. Learn it.
Lawyers: Are LinkedIn Skills Endorsements & Recommendations Unethical?
JUNE 7, 2013
If you aren’t familiar with the LinkedIn Skills & Expertise feature, which was launched in the 4th Quarter of 2012, I wrote about it in Part 1: LinkedIn Skills Endorsements: What’s Going On? , and Part 2: LinkedIn Skills Endorsements: Take Control Of Your Skills , complete with screen shots for my visual readers. by ABA Legal Affairs Writer, Rachel M.
Four Skills for Successful Client Service Negotiations
MARCH 7, 2016
Laura Petrolino provides four fundamental skills needed for client negotiations that both build relationships and provide successful outcomes. The post Four Skills for Successful Client Service Negotiations appeared first on Spin Sucks. Successful client service often requires you to help your client see things from a different perspective and lead them down the right path.
LINKEDIN SKILLS ENDORSEMENTS: WHAT’S GOING ON?
OCTOBER 3, 2012
LINKEDIN HAS BEEN VERY BUSY THIS WEEK They just rolled out a new feature called Skills Endorsements that allows your 1st degree connections to “endorse” your skills and expertise with one click. Social Media Uncategorized Consulting Endorsements Klout LinkedIn Marketing New Development Skills Skills & Expertise Strategic Marketing TestimonialIt is an interesting feature as it allows the credibility that can come from others speaking up on your behalf. Some might say it is a [.].
The Most Underrated Professional Skill
MARCH 17, 2016
It's nearly impossible to pinpoint - with accuracy - the "best practice" that all of them possess, but there is always one skill that they all have: their ability to speak in public. There's a massive amount of business books that cover leadership and the skills required. Still, if you become a confident and comfortable public speaker, that skill set can often get you further than most. Learning presentation skills was a huge part of my professional development. leadership skill. presentation skill. speaking skill. Speaking in public. It is not.
Leadership Skills and Being an Introvert
DECEMBER 29, 2014
It made it very hard to develop great leadership skills. Leadership Skills and Being an Introvert Nerves of steel? Plus, these past few years been actively studying, reading a ton of articles and the like about improving my leadership skills. It was uplifting to see which leadership skills I actually already kind of rock at. Why the hate? And work-wise? And then some.
6 Skills You Need To Be A Social Media Professional
Convince & Convert
JANUARY 5, 2014
Since then, social media – and the skills needed to succeed in it – has changed substantially. Skills You Need to Be a Social Media Professional. Instantly identifying patterns and being able to capitalize upon them are some of the skills that separate good social practitioners from great ones. Image from Bigstock.com. Listening. Pattern Recognition. Improvisation.
Post Election Digital Skills Shortage
NOVEMBER 12, 2016
We already have a shortage of workers with digital skills and recruiters report that they are struggling to find people with the right talent. Predictions are that tighter immigration laws will make it even harder to find technically skilled workers. Marketing and PR jobs are one area where digital skills are in high demand. The Top 10 Digital Skills Needed in PR.
8 Steps to Develop Your Leadership Skills
JUNE 10, 2013
As people enjoy a summary here is this weeks Bob-o-graphic on how to develop those leadership skills. Careers Leadership self awareness in business personal growth amy jen su leadership skills develop + skills brand podcast Self awareness is such an important part of being in business.
LINKEDIN SKILLS’ ENDORSEMENTS PART 2: TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR SKILLS
OCTOBER 19, 2012
THERE’S SOME CONCERN OUT THERE A frustrated connection in one of my LinkedIn groups asked why skills that have nothing to do with her skills are being added and endorsed by her connections. She felt these skills were at odds with her expertise, and wanted to know why it’s happening. First, LinkedIn offers others suggested skills to [.]. Social Media Uncategorized Add Skills Coaching Consulting Endorsements How-To LinkedIn Skills Skills & Expertise Section of Your LinkedIn Profile Take Control
What are Leadership Skills for Social Leader?
AUGUST 13, 2013
Because I firmly believe as much as leadership skills stay the same, the ''how'' of leadership evolves over time. Social leadership may be yet another business term, however forget the wording, look at the substance.Leadership skills, management qualities will NEVER change however in a networked age the delivery and the how ARE changing.the question is this.
37 Free Marketing and Social Media Classes to Elevate Your Skills Today
NOVEMBER 30, 2016
It’s enough to wonder … Where can you go for the best, most useful marketing information? I’ve had the chance to test out and research a huge amount of resources, and I’m excited to share with you 37 free marketing and social media classes that you can enroll in to upgrade your skills across the board. . Skill level : Beginner. Skill level : Beginner.
A Master Class In Presentation Skills
OCTOBER 24, 2015
presentation skills. This is a what a presentation can and should look like. Over these past few days, I have the pleasure of attending Google Zeitgeist 15. It's a very exclusive (and invite only) event. best describe it as Google 's version of TED. They curate both the content and the audience to ensure that something magical happens. and it always does. No slides, no tricks. Stand. brand.
Big Data: 5 Essential Skills for Public Relations to Master
MARCH 27, 2012
Let’s face it, most people who go into public relations do it because our skill sets run in a certain direction. ” However, we can’t let an aversion to our less developed skills intimidate us. There are mountains of data and we don’t really have the skills to see what they all mean and really connect the dots. Essential Skills to Master Big Data.
[Cool Infographic Friday] The 10 Most Important Work Skills in 2020
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
OK, no surprise to you guys why I love this one. Source: Top10OnlineColleges.org. Cool Infographic Friday
Secret Skill of How to Make Money From Ideas
JUNE 27, 2013
There is one of our life skills that becomes even more important.it is a communication skill but not in the art of writing or speaking.it is the art of listening. Creativity Entrepreneurship how to make money ideas digital world life skills self publishing entrepreneur In a world of information, indeed information overload. In a digital world where self publishing is easy.
Top Skills for 2016 from LinkedIn
JUNE 15, 2016
This list of the top 25 skills that can make you more marketable in 2016 and beyond was published on the Official LinkedIn blog. The data was gathered by analyzing all of the hiring and recruiting activity that occurred on LinkedIn in 2015 to find the 25 hottest skills required. Most are technical skills, but number 2, 3 & 4 are vital for marketing and & PR jobs.
Which People Skills Are Most Important in Social Media?
Convince & Convert
MARCH 1, 2016
Mainly, the importance of people skills. How studying people skills leads to learning a new art. “There is an art and a science to both social media and people skills.” There is a lot of opportunity out there for the learned player but you must be skilled and ready to go when you get there. You Can’t Fake Authenticity. In This Episode. Resources.
Innovators, Entrepreneurs, and Developers: Use Your Skills In The Fight Against Diabetes!
MARCH 6, 2012
I am a sucker for a challenge…almost to a fault. just can’t walk away from a good opportunity to wrap my brain around a problem. Photo courtesy of RRix on Flickr via Creative Commons. The funny thing is, while I love to pick apart a problem I’m not usually the person that actually identifies the solution. You see, I’m a connector. It’s a rush. Do you know the feeling?
15 Digital Skills You Need in 2015
JANUARY 28, 2015
15 DIGITAL SKILLS YOU NEED TO SUCCEED IN 2015. DOWNLOAD THIS INFOGRAPHIC. Content Marketing Online PR
Analytics: A Vital Digital PR Skill
MAY 20, 2013
How to measure it requires learning new skills. Online PR Social Media Strategy digital media Online News online newsroom skills A benchmark for you: If you are not spending 30% of your time in 2013 with data, Ms/Mr Marketer, you’ll fail to achieve professional success. Avinash Kaushik, Digital Marketing Evangelist for Google. That’s quite a statement. Landing Page Report. Twitter.
7 Digital Marketing Skills Every Professional Needs
APRIL 28, 2015
Digital Marketing Skills You Need to Succeed. 1. So it’s absolutely crucial that you hone your interpersonal e-mailing skills. As the internet becomes an increasingly dominant part of business, all professionals have a duty to become proficient in basic digital marketing skills. Digital Marketing Skills Every Professional Needs. Whatever you are, be a good one.”.
Why I Bet On a Pro Poker Player to Lead My Marketing Team
JULY 14, 2016
When hiring, focus on skill sets rather than education or experience. entrepreneur Hiring analyze tactics corporate culture data and analytics diverse workforce diversity in the workplace effective digital marketing employee skill sets employees with diverse backgrounds. focus on skill sets good leader hiring jackpot key poker skills poker and marketing professional poker player programmatic programmatic media buying recruiting and hiring successful leader team leader unorthodox hiring practicesComments Hooray Sean for having the smarts to hire a diverse workforce!
What Mad Men Skills Do You Need To Rock Your Marketing?
MAY 24, 2014
With that, we can''t forget the soft skills. So, what are some of the softer skills that marketers need? Today, Marketing Charts published an interesting news item, titled, Which "Soft Skills" Are Most Important for Marketers to Possess? Before clicking over to the article, I jotted down some of the skills that I thought might be most important (and yes, creativity and being a strategic thinker were at the top of the list along with some thoughts around collaboration and being someone who can integrate efficiently with disparate teams and people). skills.
16 Social Media Podcasts to Take Your Marketing Skills to the Next Level Today
SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
Here are two podcasts with a strong community focus, plus a bonus third podcast with ties into customer support (a really great skill for social media marketers to have). 1. What should you do if you want to become the best at what you do? There’s probably a long list, with lots of options. In our case, that means social media podcasts ! So the big question is: Where to start? and 2.
The New Skill Every Social Media Marketer Must Possess
Convince & Convert
JANUARY 20, 2013
In The NOW Revolution , Amber Naslund and I predicted that social media would become a skill rather than a job. This is happening, and my Social. Click to read more » Social Media Staffing and Operations marketo Social Media Marketing social media operations social media staffing
Is Writing Still the Most Important Social Skill?
Convince & Convert
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
Tweetable Moments Done is better than perfect. annhandley Tweet This Storytelling in a Visual Age Visual storytelling has been getting a lot of chatter over the past few years: the rise of visual social media outlets like Pinterest and Instagram, the proliferation of tools for creating excellent visual content, etc.
Skills: another new LinkedIn feature | Sherrilynne Starkie
FEBRUARY 5, 2011
MYRLAND MARKETING MOMENT: LINKEDIN SKILLS’ ENDORSEMENTS…SHOULD YOU RECIPROCATE?
DECEMBER 5, 2012
For more on LinkedIn Skills’ Endorsements, you might find these two posts informative: LinkedIn Skills’ Endorsements: What’s Going On? LinkedIn Skills’ Endorsements – Part 2: Take Control of Your Skills. Myrland Marketing Moments are short, direct, to-the-point Marketing words of advice that only take a “Moment” to read.
The Most Important Content Marketing Skill and How to Master It
Convince & Convert
MARCH 4, 2015
You’ll need a number of skills to master content marketing. It’s about eliciting responses and developing the oral communication skills of the quiet students. They have to have good communication skills to get the message across to students. The most important of them is teaching. The article details five lessons for earning an A in education. Ask your audience. Fun It Up.
Old Habits, New Skills: Repetitive Injuries and Voice Recognition Software
APRIL 26, 2011
The Problem. I’ve been in pain for the last month. At first, the pain in my hand would come and go. Gradually, the pain moved to my wrist, up my arm and eventually to my shoulder. spend too much time on the computer, there’s just no way around it. And the truth is, once I began to realize that this was likely the cause of my pain, I should have acted more quickly to change my habits.
5 Essential Skill Sets For Your Social Media Team
Ignite Social Media
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
And with that, so are the skill sets necessary for an effective social media marketing team. As many social media and digital managers look to staff their teams we would encourage you to consider the following 5 essential skill sets for your social media teams. Is your social media team empathetic and skilled in listening? Hone this skill with passion and dedication.
Good Writing Remains a Core PR Skill
JANUARY 11, 2012
There are new skills you should have in your 2012 PR resume: The ability to write well in many different styles – press releases, articles, blog posts. I read a post in CommPRO.biz today about 5 trends for 2012 that will affect your PR resume. statement in the first point absolutely floored me: While a press release does not necessarily need to be well-written. Yahoo! tweets.
Master New Skills: Social Media Power Tips to Be More Successful
AUGUST 22, 2016
The post Master New Skills: Social Media Power Tips to Be More Successful appeared first on Peg Fitzpatrick. Let’s face it, social media is getting more complicated as time goes on. Instead of being successful with your 2014 social media plan, you need to stay up-to-date. Enter these social media power tips! The Art of Social Media – Gone Social SF from Peg Fitzpatrick. Use them!