The November 2011 Leadership Development Carnival

Great Leadership By Dan

Welcome to the November 6, 2011 edition of leadership development carnival! In today's job market you need to be ambitious and driven if you don't want to get pushed out by others who spot gaps that could have been filled by you.".

Step by Step Writing a Life Plan for 2011 | Ron Edmondson

Ron Edmondson

Home About Consulting Church Family Leadership Navigation: Home » Encouragement » Step by Step Writing a Life Plan for 2011 Step by Step Writing a Life Plan for 2011 January 1, 2011 in Encouragement , Family , Leadership , Life Plan , Vision with 6 Comments All week I wrote a simple, step-by-step process to writing a life plan for 2011.

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My Best Blogs of 2011

In the CEO Afterlife

I began blogging about leadership, strategy, marketing and life last February. So, with the help of WordPress analytics and content judgment, here’s my list of the top ’CEO Afterlife’ blogs of 2011. You’re Not a Real Marketer until You Create a Brand [link]. Branding Human Resources Leadership Life Marketing Strategy blogs Business Crisis ManagementFrankly, I wasn’t sure whether I could maintain the pace of one blog per week.

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Are You On Track For 2011?

Rich Gee Group

home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 Are You On Track For 2011? You’ve had 20 days to kick off 2011 the right way.

“Leadership is Marketing” – Peter Drucker Said What?

Tanveer Naseer

It was published shortly before the stock market crash which preceded the Great Depression. In a public newspaper column Drucker predicted a rosy future and a bull market. He ate crow a few weeks later when, with an article on the stock market crash published in the Frankfurter General-Anzeiger entitled “Panic on the New York Stock Exchange.” That must have been difficult for him and it was the last time he attempted to predict the stock market.

Email Marketing

Coaching Tip

According to Marketing Sherpa's 2011 Email Marketing Benchmark Survey, nearly two-thirds of marketers are expecting their email marketing budgets to grow in 2011. Source: [link] May 2011.

Leaders Share Their Biggest “Follower Challenges”

C-Level Strategies

About Lisa Petrilli Twitter, LinkedIN, EMAIL Lisa Speaking Hire Lisa RSS Leaders Share Their Biggest “Follower Challenges&# 02 Feb February 2, 2011 by Lisa Petrilli Last night’s #LeadershipChat on Twitter revolved around the topic of The Difficult Follower and how to lead them.

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Marketing Yourself Through Social Media

Women on Business

Just like with any marketing you need to choose a goal or mission statement. You need to be actively involved in the communities you have chosen to market yourself in. You have to market your marketing. Marketing Social Media delicious Digg Facebook Flickr Linkedin marketing yourself through social media ning personal branding social media marketing stumbleupon Twitter Youtube

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A Christmas Newsletter from the Edmondson Family 2011

Ron Edmondson

Jeremy has proven to be a hard worker and is doing well in his new career in marketing and social media. Merry Christmas! It has been a great year for the Edmondson’s. We spent our first full year in our downtown condo. We love it.

B2B versus B2C Marketing Adjustments

Coaching Tip

One of the biggest differences between B2B and B2C worlds is marketing. Many successful marketing leaders have a difficult time making the required adjustments to be successful. . While the fundamentals of marketing are universal , there are three key factors that require different applications of these fundamentals. Books Failure Skills Success b2b b2b executive playbook b2c branding geehan group marketing sean geehanBy Guest Author Sean Geehan.

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The State of Strategy Consulting, 2011

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Walter Kiechel for the Harvard Business Review blog. To read the complete article, check out other articles and resources, and/or sign up for a free subscription to Harvard Business Review’s Daily Alerts, please click here. * * * Like Satan in the book of Job, [.].

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Top Five Internet Marketing Tools for Small Business Owners

Women on Business

Top Five Internet Marketing Tools for Small Business Owners. It’s tough being a small business owner in today’s economy but one proven way to increase your brand awareness and customer base is through Internet marketing. Want to be an Internet marketing superstar? Internet Marketing is moving at the speed of light so make sure to carve out time every week to increase your knowledge and stay up-to-date on what’s new in the world of Internet marketing.

Social Media Marketing and the Strategic Shift from Destination to Audience

Strategy Driven

Social media marketing has transitioned from being an ancillary marketing strategy to become a strategic business imperative. 30-Minute Social Media Marketing : Step-by-step Techniques to Spread the Word About Your Business by Susan Gunelius. Direct and indirect marketing.

Facing Content Marketing Challenges? Let the Super Friends Save You

C-Level Strategies

I’m honored and thrilled to announce that I will be a part of the dynamic consultant lineup that the Content Marketing Institute (CMI) has put together for its just-launched Consulting business (CMIC). We want to help marketers establish great content marketing strategies.

Why “Brains on Fire” is a Must-Read for Marketers

C-Level Strategies

About Lisa Petrilli Twitter, LinkedIN, EMAIL Lisa Speaking Hire Lisa RSS Why “Brains on Fire&# is a Must-Read for Marketers 01 Sep I’m a raving fan of the Brains on Fire movement. I eagerly devoured the book and firmly believe it’s a must-read for marketers.

Increasing Market Profile With Women’s Initiatives

Women on Business

Due to the challenging economy and increased focus on revenue generation and business growth the timing is right for women’s leadership initiatives to be a catalyst for increasing the organizational market visibility

How To Start Fresh In 2011. | Rich Gee Group

Rich Gee Group

home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 How To Start Fresh In 2011. We begin to hate ourselves and think we ‘lost our chance’ to change in 2011.

Financial Markets are a Psychological Phenomenon

Coaching Tip

Watch this 2-minute video from 2011 where Robert Prechter talks about his developing theory on finance with Douglass Lodmell for The Mind Of Money series. Learn What REALLY Moves the Markets. In just 12 minutes, Bob Prechter reveals eye-opening evidence that shows external factors -- be they interest rates, war or peace, oil prices, inflation, quantitative easing, even terrorism -- do not in fact regulate financial markets as most experts claim.

Discover How You Can Benefit from Content Marketing

Women on Business

Following is an edited excerpt from my latest book, Content Marketing for Dummies , which teaches individuals and business owners how to create and publish online content that can help you reach your goals.

Ready to Rideout the Bear Market?

Coaching Tip

Bear markets are cunning beasts. Don't get me wrong -- we are not in the bear market territory yet. An "official" bear market begins when the stocks indexes decline 20%. The DJIA's decline from the May 2, 2011 high to the September 21 low is about 17%.

Recommended Marketing And Social Media Conferences For Marketing Professionals 2013

Krishna De

You can find recommended content marketing, digital publishing and social media training programmes here. Don’t forget that I also host FREE webinars on content marketing and social media trends and tactics – you can find details of future marketing webinars here.

From Ancient Markets to Global Networks

First Friday Book Synopsis

The same can be said of markets. Initially, a “market” was a specific location; later, it was viewed as a specific segment of sellers/buyers (e.g. Bob's blog entries “Everything changes…Nothing changes” Basic Books Business is just a word for buying and selling things Christopher Locke David Weinberger Doc Searls Ecclesiastes From Ancient Markets to Global Networks Heraclitus The Cluetrain Manifesto: 10th Anniversary Edition co-authored by Rick Levine

LeadershipNow 140: December 2011 Compilation

Leading Blog

Here are a selection of tweets from December 2011 that you might have missed: @wallybock >> Imagination Igniters: Books for Leaders. steveroesler: 6 Important Marketing Trends to Watch in 2012 : The World :: American Express OPEN Forum.

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5 keys to better online copy – webinar replay and audio download

Krishna De

The event was recorded as part of the Irish Internet Association’s (IIA) Digitise The Nation Week, 9-13 May 2011. 07:46 Why copywriting matters for online marketing. 31:27 Psychology of online marketing copy.

First Look: Leadership Books for February 2011

Leading Blog

NEW EDITIONS: Rubies in the Orchard : The POM Queen's Secrets to Marketing Just About Anything by Lynda Resnick and Francis Wilkinson is now in paperback. Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in February. As One by Marhdad Baghai and James Quigley. Split-Second Persuasion : The Ancient Art and New Science of Changing Minds by Kevin Dutton. My Life in Leadership : The Journey and Lessons Learned Along the Way by Frances Hesselbein.

Integrated Marketing and Social Networks

Coaching Tip

So far, Facebook's key battleground has been in online marketing. market, which reached $8.88 For businesses, integrated marketing campaigns across paid search, search engine optimization (SEO), and email improves brand recall and purchase intent. Borders Group Inc.,

The Missing Market for Failure

First Friday Book Synopsis

Paul Graham startup incubator Y Combinator The Missing Market for FailureHere is an excerpt from an article written by Joshua Gans for the Harvard Business Review blog. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, and sign up for a subscription to HBR email alerts, please click here. * * * We are told that some large fraction (possibly 80 percent) of [.].

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Musical Chairs – The Employment Outlook for 2011

Survive Your Promotion

While the idea that 84% of your team members are actively on the hunt is disturbing enough, what’s more disturbing is that the unemployment level is not predicted to fall much during 2011. Survive Your Promotion!

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Today's Critical Market Juncture

Coaching Tip

Prechter Discusses Market Forecasts on CNBC Closing Bell. Then download Robert Prechter’s free report that uses an 84-year study of stock market values to help you prepare for and understand today’s critical market juncture. stock market

The Rainmaker 'Fab Five' Blog Picks of the Week - A Look Ahead at 2011

Maximizing Possibility

 Today I would like to shift gears and take a look ahead at what the HR, talent management, and leadership development blogging community sees in store for us in 2011.  Below is a great collection of posts containing predictions, resolutions, trends, and thoughts for 2011.

Constantly Adjusting to Business and Market Change

ReThink HR

With any change there are the naysayers and the hopeful that will cry for or against the change. However, no matter how painful a change may seem or uncertain the outlook… change is inevitable. Get use to it and adjust!

The Essence of Strategy (Part 2) | In the CEO Afterlife

In the CEO Afterlife

by John • October 30, 2011 • Human Resources , Leadership , Marketing , Strategy • 4 Comments. Leadership , Marketing , Strategy. October 31, 2011 at 11:12 am. October 31, 2011 at 11:52 am. October 31, 2011 at 12:33 pm. Marketing.

StrategyDriven Podcast Special Edition 59 – An Interview with David Aaker, author of Brand Relevance

Strategy Driven

One of the world’s leading experts on branding and the winner of three awards for lifetime contributions to the science of marketing, David has published over 100 articles and fourteen books; including Strategic Market Management that has been translated into eighteen languages.

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The Greatest Marketing Geniuses of All Time

First Friday Book Synopsis

To check out an abundance of valuable resources and obtain a free subscription to one or more of the BNET newsletters, please click here. * * * Marketing talent is rare enough, but marketing genius only happens once or twice Here is an article written by Geoffrey James for BNET, The CBS Interactive Business Network.

India's Stock Market: Nothing "Random" About It

Coaching Tip

See how beautifully India's 8-year long bull market follows a clear Elliott wave fractal pattern. Problem is, sometimes the experts end up using the same "fundamental" to justify the market's upward AND downward moves. EWI is the world's largest market forecasting firm.

Marketing to Women: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Marketing to Women: How to Understand, Reach, and Increase Your Share of the Largest Market Segment Marti Barletta Kaplan Business (2002) How to Succeed in the World’s Largest Market Segment In this uniquely informative volume, Barletta answers three separate but related questions: “What makes women a worthwhile market?”, “Why market differently to women?” repeat business and evangelistic loyalty the GenderTrends™ Marketing Model

Eurocom 2011 survey indicates 38 percent of technology firms are due to invest more in social media in the next 12 months

Krishna De

‘Are technology firms adopting social media’ is one of the areas that the recent Eurocom Worldwide 2011 Annual Technology Confidence Survey explored. And is social media providing value for money as part of a marketing communications plan?

Marketing To Women: research about digital influence and the female Irish consumer

Krishna De

It has been some time since I have been asked to specifically speak about marketing to a female audience but with around 300 attendees at the conference there is clearly an interest in this topic. Extend your marketing personas – include digital insights about your consumer.

Six Weeks of U.S. Stock Market Decline: Now What?

Coaching Tip

The market's last seven-week stretch of losses began in May 2001, as the dot-com bubble deflated," reports The Associated Press. As for why stocks are falling, most observers agree: Blame "weaker hiring, industrial output, and a moribund housing market."

The Marketing Imagination: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

The Marketing Imagination (Expanded Edition) Theodore Levitt Free Press (1986) Do not be misled by the date of this Expanded Edition: Of the more than 27 gazillion books on marketing now in print, none has had a greater impact than has this one.