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Archive for March 2011

Podcast – Christine Till Marketing Mentress Interviews Donna Willon

Thank you to Christine Till who is doing a great job of Podcasting – for interviewing me on Business Networking at it’s best and finding our the history of Focused Networking, who has chapters in Tri-Cities, Surrey, Surrey/Delta and Vancouver, along with her Achieving Excellence program. Donna Willon www.focusednetworking.com 604-328-2290 donna@focusednetworking.com

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Steps To Working A Room Tip #7

Being Specific In Your Introduction John Smith from ABC Widgets Jane Doe – Head of Purchasers for XYZ Restaurant John Henry Head Purchaser for Yummy Pizza Restaurant Marketing Manager – BC Chef’s Association Head Purchaser for the Keg Restaurant Take time to think of a company name, persons, name and/or position – you have a…

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Value Based Business Management System

Work with a Buiness and Success Coach (Donna Willon) to design your life and business with the Achieving Excellence value-based Business Management System. It combines a values review, a tune-up and enhancement of your skills and a series of small changes that can make a big difference. Explore new ideas, examine your strengths and establish priorities.…

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Getting What Matter Most Tip #7

“The person with a fixed goal, a clear picture of his desire, or an ideal always before him, causes it, through repetition, to be buried deeply in his subconscious mind and is thus enabled, thanks to its generative and sustaining power, to realize his goal in a minimum of time and with a minimum of…

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LinkedIn Tip #7

Using Groups: Join groups but make sure you participate at some level (many people join a group and never go back to the group): You can start a discussion by asking a question. You can follow a discussion. You can start your own group. Tips written by: Kris Bovay, http://www.more-for-small-business.com/ Check out this Web Site:…

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Social Media Twitter Tips (2)

1. Set up a filter in Hoot Suite to “listen” for information on your favourite topics. Remember to use words in your search that people will use in their message 2. Don’t send the same message to Twitter, facebook and Linkedin. They are all separate mediums and messages should be customized to each platform format…

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Social Media – Twitter Tips

1. Feel Free to ue common abbreviations in your message. 2. Your “Tweets” want to hear from you. Be consistent with your messages, even if it means once per week for you. 3. Talking about someone? Add a @theirusername to the end of your message to highlight that you’re talking about them. 4. Someone taling…

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