20 Tools to Grow Your Business, Efficiency and Productivity

Waxing UnLyrical

A couple of years ago, I wrote a post on the five productivity tools I found myself using frequently. Without further ado, here are 20 tools to help you grow your business, by keeping you efficient, productive, and in the know. Email, contacts and calendar/scheduling tools. Soocial : a really nice online address book, and something I prefer greatly to Plaxo, which is what I used to use, until it decided it wanted to be something other than Plaxo.

Five Productivity Tools for PR Pros

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Five Productivity Tools for PR Pros August 25th, 2010 Tweet A few months ago, I wrote a piece on communicating effectively with a virtual workforce for IABC’s monthly e-zine, CW Bulletin. We have so many more tools at our disposal that we’re spoiled for choice. The other thing I really like about Plaxo’s offerings are its ecards.


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57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources

Dave Fleet

thanks for the suggestions in the comments!). Comment Policy. Plaxo. Policy Tool for Social Media. Over time I’ve found myself doing more and more foundational work for organizations looking to dip their toes into social media. One of the key elements of this work, in my opinion, is creating a social media policy that fits well with the organization’s goals, culture and risk tolerance. But where to start?

Technology for Small Business

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Because of its popularity, more business people are signing up, and some employers use it as a recruiting tool. Plaxo: Plaxo is first and foremost an online address book. Users store their contact information on Plaxo?s In 2007, Plaxo launched Plaxo Pulse, which adds other social networking features to the address book. he comments, there will probably be 300 answers and 295 of them will be from Dallas-area Web hosting firms pitching for business.

100 Examples of Corporate Social Media Policies

Koka Sexton

Facebook Comments Policy. Comment Policy. Comments Policy. Comment Policy. Post A Comment — Use Policy. Plaxo. Blogging and Comment Policy. Utilizing New Web Tools. Comments Policy and Blog Participation Terms and Conditions.

100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media | chrisbrogan.com

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Feel free to add your ideas to the comments section. Comment frequently (and meaningfully) on blogs that write about you and your posts. If you can afford it, buy professional listening tools, like Radian6 or others in that category. Use heat map tools like CrazyEgg to see how people relate to your site. Make sure it’s easy to comment on your site. Take a second look at Plaxo. Add Flog Blog, and several other RSS tools. Comments.

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Six Steps to a Remarkably Powerful, Personal Network - Liz Strauss at Successful Blog - Thinking, writing, business ideas. You're only a stranger once.

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25 Comments to “Six Steps to a Remarkably Powerful, Personal Network&#. In the age of Facebook, Plaxo and LinkedIn, it is all to easy to start thinking of the network as numbers. Notify me of further comments via e-mail. Comments Feed. Open Comments. Comments (259). Tools (81). December 10, 2007. Six Steps to a Remarkably Powerful, Personal Network. ME Liz Strauss wrote this at 11:30 am. It’s NOT Who You Know.

How friendfeed Can Teach You About Your Friends

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Beyond learning about your users, FriendFeed allows users to comment on content within the site itself. As an example, let’s take a look at Robert Scoble’s FriendFeed (click the image for a larger view): In this screenshot, Robert utilized both Google Reader and Twitter, and the comments spread to his feed where an ongoing discussion ensued. Here’s a secret, it’s a great tool for tracking your favorite users too.

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Myrland Marketing

I typically post these on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Plaxo and soon, by video, audio and enewsletter. Social Media are simply virtual, interactive, conversational, educational tools we have available to us to network and develop relationships. Someone presents a tool to you, you think it sounds interesting, you have a few minutes, so you go ahead and give it a try. Your clients and potential clients are finding their way to these tools, and you should too.

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The complete knowledge sharing guide. | lucasmcdonnell.com

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Most Comments. Knowledge Management Add comments. I’m hoping to keep this guide always evolving, so if there’s a knowledge sharing method or principle you’d like to see included, leave a comment. While this sounds like something you should be paying a consultant to organize properly for you, there are many, many free tools out there you can use to get organized. See my post on free knowledge tools to get started on proper information management.

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