Communications

1
Jan

Tell a story if you want to be memorable

Tell a story if you want to be memorable In the past years, I’ve worked with entrepreneurs from all over the world – Brazil, Israel, Poland, Russia, Spain to name a few. I find them all wonderful, full of passion, convinced [as they should be] that their new companies will “cambiar el mundo” [change the world]. However, most of them are

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15
Jun

From Copyblogger: 10 Steps to Becoming a Better Writer

Like this infographic? Get more content marketing tips from Copyblogger.

21
May

Academy: Prezi Workflow in 15 minutes – more help on creating Prezi presentations

I’ve wanted to learn how to do this for ages, so I want to share it with you to see if you get the itch to do it too. Academy: Prezi Workflow in 15 minutes on Prezi

21
May

10 ways to say it with Prezi

I’ve always wanted to learn how to make a Prezi presentation, these explanations help make things a lot clearer. 10 ways to say it with Prezi on Prezi

16
May

How to Brand and Market Yourself with LinkedIn

Recently, when I was teaching my Spring Quarter Stanford CS class on business writing, we got to the topic of LinkedIn and how to write a good summary. This led to a surprising revelation that most of the 40 students didn’t really have a well developed, branded LinkedIn profile. And to my surprise, when I asked my own international clients

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23
Nov

How To Manage Your Email Branding Strategy

Image via Wikipedia Are you using emails in your personal branding strategy? Nowadays, many of us are using social media and personal branding to promote our businesses and reaffirm our positions in our individual fields In spite of all the Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn buzz, emails are still a great way to solidify our personal brand, engage with prospective clients

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9
Jul

13 Great and Proven Ways to Moderate a Panel with 100% Success Rate

Image via Wikipedia Research your panel subject and find out and define the latest trends. Prepare more questions than you think you will need, it isn’t good [and pretty stressful] to run out. However, with a smart panel, that is very unlikely to happen. Send the questions to the panel members ahead of time and encourage them to submit questions

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10
Aug

Brazilian Vision of How Individuals and Companies Should Be Using Social Media [via SLIDESHARE]

Image via Wikipedia This presentation on slideshare from Brazil, [muito bem feito] looks at what is so special about social media. Interesting to see how we and our social media participation are seen from other cultures’ view point. In fact they point out that companies still “don’t get it” and need to understand that social media is there for: 1.

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8
Aug

Jack Welsh’s “Lebensweisheit” : The 10 Leadership Principles

I read an interesting, short article that Peter Isackson wrote for the Intercultural Insights Group, he brought up the simple yet profound leadership principles that Jack Welsh developed in his time as CEO at GE. Are they as relevant today as they were when he wrote them? *1.* There is only one way ˆ the straight way. It sets the

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22
Jun

UBERGIZMO Silicon Valley’s Greatest Gadget Blog:Personal Interview

Yesterday (June 21, 2009), I had a chance to catch up with Eliane and Hubert, the Co-Founders of Ubergizmo, they are passionate about their business which came about – as many things do in Silicon Valley – by accident as they were developing their blog. Listen to hear more about their ideas and experiences (in French). “Voici l’interview avec Eliane

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