5 Writing Tips For The Beginning Thought Leader

I recently received an email from an aspiring thought leader asking me to critique a post of his on the LinkedIn Pulse network. Here’s the feedback I sent him.

November 17th, 2015 | No Comments

Books Don’t Change Lives

What book have you read that has changed your life? The fact of the matter is, no book has ever changed your life. Books don’t change lives, quotes do.

November 13th, 2015 | 1 Comment

How To Create A Rockstar Twitter Profile In 5 Minutes

Two years ago I had about 500 followers. Today I have over 6,000 and the number is growing by hundreds each month. What’s my secret? It starts with having a complete profile.

October 30th, 2015 | No Comments

How To Interview People For A Book Or Article

This is how I’m conducting interviews for the upcoming book CMOs at Work, and the lessons I’ve learned about conducting effective conversations.

October 21st, 2015 | No Comments

19 People To Meet At ClickZ Live 2015 In Singapore

Among the many worthy attendees at this upcoming event, here are 19 of the top people to meet at ClickZ Live 2015 in Singapore.

October 14th, 2015 | No Comments

How 5 Minutes Drove 13,000 Extra Visitors To A Blog Post

This is so drop dead easy and takes so little time everyone should be doing it. But most people don’t know the opportunity exists, and even if they do, they get lazy and don’t do it.

October 12th, 2015 | 4 Comments

4 Ways To Get Press With Reverse Public Relations

Public relations focused primarily on pitching–actively reaching out to journalists. Reverse PR gets the journalists to come to you. Here’s how.

October 10th, 2015 | No Comments

Why I Don’t Proofread Or Edit My Writing

All this writing I do for Forbes, Entrepreneur, Mashable, TechCrunch, etc.? I rarely even read over it, let alone edit it in any substantial way.

October 1st, 2015 | 2 Comments

3 Ways Not To Pitch Via HARO

Do you use HARO for public relations pitches? Here are 3 things not to do.

September 29th, 2015 | 2 Comments

How My Writing Ended Up On Mashable, TechCrunch, Time, Entrepreneur, etc.

I’ve written around 200 articles for Forbes, Time, Mashable, TechCrunch and a host of other pubs. Here’s what I’ve learned about how one gets to write for these outlets.

September 16th, 2015 | 5 Comments