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The Big Question: Executive Media Training

Spin Sucks

As PR pros, we are well aware of why we want executives to do media training. We asked seven experts on the tips they use for convincing reluctant executives to go through media training. The post The Big Question: Executive Media Training appeared first on Spin Sucks.

Media Training Tips for Small and Large Interviews

Spin Sucks

Gini Dietrich has media training tips to be used in both big and small interviews. The post Media Training Tips for Small and Large Interviews appeared first on Spin Sucks. With experience comes stories. And with stories comes best practices.

Time for Communicators to Jump on the Online Course Train

Spin Sucks

Next consider what Hewlett Packard has done through its HP Life Program —a free online learning platform that trains students, entrepreneurs, and small business owners to apply IT and business skills.

Survey Says: PR Agencies Need to Invest in Good, Quality Training

Spin Sucks

The post Survey Says: PR Agencies Need to Invest in Good, Quality Training appeared first on Spin Sucks. Agencies Communication modern pr pr skills pr training prca professional development yougov

How Media Training Could Have Saved Five Olympic Athletes

Spin Sucks

Media training , long considered a mainstay of public relations, is more important today than ever before, but must include the appropriate use of social media. Some of the training includes rehearsal of approved talking points, and stopping to think before responding.

Marketing Nutz Launches Social Profit Factor: Social Media, Branding Training Academy for YOU!

Pam Moore

It is THE social media training academy for small business owners, entrepreneurs, marketers, CMOs, CEOs, directors, recruiters, sales professionals, real estate agents, speakers, authors, network marketers, artists, franchisees, franchisors and YOU!

Social Media Marketing All-in-One Video Training Course


This 90 minute training course shows you how to build your strategy, tips for Twitter and Facebook, and how to measure your results. Take the Social Media Marketing All-in-One For Dummies Video Training Course and reach more customers, make more sales, boost your bottom line today!

Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012

Laurel Papworth

All social media training below is held in Sydney – please contact laurel [at] for other locations and inhouse corporate training. Google Plus Business Page training and computer workshop. Facebook Timeline for Business course training.

How are you training your staff about your social media policy?


Check out this awesome training video from the Victoria (Australia) Department of Justice for their employees. How are you training your staff about your social media policy? Anyone have any creative training tips that are working well?

Gin and Topics: A New MySpace and a Toy Train in Space

Spin Sucks

I’m also going to work with my coach to start my winter training program. Toy Train in Space. A man took his son’s train and sent it into space attached to a balloon and a video camera. Plus the way he animated the train’s emotions is a talent I wish I had.

Social Media for Training Departments in Companies

Laurel Papworth

I was invited to speak on social media in the Enterprise by Cadre eLearning to a group of corporate training people. Training departments and social media. The key points I covered: we can use social media internally to distribute (broadcast) our own training material, or we can use community tools to create the material right through to peer to peer training. Yammer for adhoc training and Q&A.

What’s the ROI of Training Rides?

Waxing UnLyrical

In other words, for most people, this event requires real commitment and real planning in the areas of fundraising and training. Typically, to overcome the second problem, internal resources are tapped to organize between one and three training rides in the big city.

Use Your Smartphone to Train Your Eye

Geoff Livingston

You will automatically train your mind to think about the world from a visual perspective. If you want to think more visually, you may want to consider photography. Perhaps you aren’t sure where to start and don’t want to invest quite yet. Good news!

Across the USA by Train… With Kids and For $0

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

However, another viral post stemmed my desire to write about my own train experience. Last year, Derek Low shared his experience traveling across the US by train for $213. The max speed any of our trains was allowed to go was 110mph along the Northeast Corridor (NEC).

How to Train 80,000 People to Use Social Video Effectively

Convince & Convert

Training a couple upstarts in the marketing department to add video to their cache of social tools is hard enough. Speaking of changing tides and training an entire institution to embrace social media… If Lindsay could Skype with anybody, it would be the Pope. Virtual Reality.

Gin and Topics: Train Wrecks Across the Web

Spin Sucks

I really hate to give this New York Times blogger anymore awareness, but like you know who above, you can’t help but watch the train wreck. Gin and Topics: Train Wrecks Across the Web originally appeared on Spin Sucks on March 4, 2011.

Learn How to Create Promotable Content [FREE TRAINING]


For those of you who have been asking about the launch of my first premium training course, you’re only a week away! Until then, get up to speed on how to create great content by signing up for this free training delivered right to your inbox!

Social Media Intensive Course – August 2016 – Sydney Training

Laurel Papworth

Interested in other training? Are you looking for an intensive social media course for advanced or professionals?

Social Media Training: 3 Day Intensive Advanced Class

Laurel Papworth

If you are a company, government department or organisation interested in social media training for your staff, this three day class held privately at your premises (or we can organise premises for you) suits those looking for a more indepth course. Course Event Online Communities social media Social Media Australia social networks Training Brisbane Canberra Computer Melbourne Sydney workshop

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Advanced Link Training Seminar – Tonight Sept 25 in Dallas

Bill Hartzer

This evening, at the Globe Runner offices in Addison, Texas (North Dallas area), we’re holding our first-ever advanced link training seminar. The post Advanced Link Training Seminar – Tonight Sept 25 in Dallas appeared first on Bill Hartzer. Tonight is the night!

The Social Media Train – is it too late to catch it?

Akamai Marketing

I’ve recently had some conversations with people who are feeling that because they didn’t get integrate social media right away, that they’ve already been left behind. Good news! This simply isn’t the case. .

Getting everyone social media trained

Sherrilynne Starkie

Not every employee has the same learning requirements however, depending on the job, training might focus on the basics, technology, best practices or business strategy. Basic training should position the social media policy as a framework for employees to make appropriate and smart decisions.

What Happened at Problogger Training Event 2016


” These were the words I kicked off the 7th annual ProBlogger Training with – by quoting my mum who when I was a kid realised that I have a tendency to procrastinate and watch life pass me by. The post What Happened at Problogger Training Event 2016 appeared first on ProBlogger.

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Social Media Training for February March 2012

Laurel Papworth

Course Event Online Communities social media social networks Brisbane Facebook google plus LinkedIn Melbourne Sydney Training Twitter workshop

Social Media Training for Sales – Social Selling University Launches

Koka Sexton

I’ve been very busy at InsideView the past few months. After joining and getting waist deep in building strategies around engaging our customers and prospects using social media, a few things became very clear to me.

Why (Most) Training is Useless > Managing article by David Maister

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Return to Articles Index > Managing > Why (Most) Training is Useless. pdf version Why (Most) Training is Useless. For much of my professional life, I have been paid to do training. However, I now believe that the majority of business training, by me and by everyone else, is a waste of money and time, because only a microscopic fraction of training is ever put into practice and the hoped-for benefits obtained.

Alicia presents at The Awakened Entrepreneur Business Training Series

Absolute PA

That very same day I got a call out of the blue asking if I’d like to be involved in The Awakened Entrepreneur Business Training Series. What is The Awakened Entrepreneur Business Training Series?

Train Wreck! The 3 Types of Self-Destructive Corporate Tweets

Convince & Convert

Twit happens. As more and more companies ramp up their Twitter presence, the likelihood that something off-message will slip by the digital goalie goes up considerably.

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Pink, Thomas the Train and Other Choices

Geoff Livingston

Soleil loves Thomas the Train, and trains in general. To compromise and give her choices beyond stereotype, her Hanukkah gift will be a Thomas the Train set. Daddy is happy to play with trains or wood tomatoes, alike. We had a week of fun with Soleil.

Social Media Training Gap: 50% of Companies are Ill-Equipped

Proactive Report

A brand that has no understanding or buy-in at the C-suite level will struggle to get their employees trained, active and effective in social media, so that they can produce the content that resonates and engages their audiences and use the social platforms strategically to achieve business goals.

How do you train staff on your social media policies?


We are working with many organizations on their social media policies, including training staff on how to apply them. Watch this great video introducing social media guidelines. Hat tip to Christina Stallings for the find!

No Respect for Train Wrecks

Geoff Livingston

The train wreck scene in Super 8 captivates you with its sheer level of destruction, power and unbridled fear. That doesn’t mean you want to hang out by the tracks for the next scheduled train wreck. The lesson: Discerning buyers don’t respect train wrecks.

Attend the ProBlogger Training Day Virtually


The ProBlogger Training Event Virtual Ticket could be just what you need. Earlier in the year when I announced the ProBlogger Training Event—an event to help bloggers develop profitable blogs—in Melbourne I’ll admit that doing so made me feel very, very nervous.

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A PR Professional Became the Story in the Ken Starr Interview

Spin Sucks

Related Stories The Ultimate Guide to Media Interviews Media Training Tips for Small and Large Interviews The Secret Behind Crisis Communications. During a recent interview with Ken Starr, his PR counsel becomes the story when she stops an interview, coaches him, and returns.

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PERTH: Social Media Training Course April 2012

Laurel Papworth

social media training. Event Online Communities social media Social Media Australia Training campaign Course laurel papworth media140 Perth workshop

How Continuous Training Can Boost Your Sales Employees’ Performance By 50% [Infographic]

Social Selling Masters

In the world of process, training is one of the most important things I feel that companies do not focus enough energy on. Sales training starts during the on-boarding process for new employees and needs to continue as the sales professionals become more involved in their roles.

Announcing The Social PR Apprentice™ Training Program

Waxing UnLyrical

But one thing you should DEFINITELY do today is check out my NEW training program, which you are hearing of before anyone else. More deets here but basically: An incredibly compact and effective training program that gets you up and running with solid Social PR IMMEDIATELY.

Is Social Media Training Us to Help Others?

Geoff Livingston

Perhaps the social web is training us to be better individuals? by David Murray. Image: The Morning After SxSWi on 6th St. Those who claim the social media bubble is about to burst may want to take closer look at the landscape. 2010 was supposed to be the year of social media adoption.

The Horrible Case of Unwritten Rules

Spin Sucks

Training Programs Also Need to Be Written Down. but it has created an opportunity to push us through a very painful and intense process to create a training program for our team. By Gini Dietrich.

The Ultimate Guide to Media Interviews

Spin Sucks

In a past life, I did a ton of media training. Sure, we’ll prep clients for media interviews with an agenda or a list of anticipated questions, but it’s rare to do the two-day, cameras on kind of media training anymore. By Gini Dietrich.