There are CEOs who are immersed in blogging. They love it! Blogs are tools they use to reach their markets and extend their brands. Today you can start a conversation, show thought leadership, and stand out quickly with a good strategy and rich content in a forum that you control.
Author Archive | Suzanne Bates
What do Tiger Woods, Martha Stewart and Tony Hayward all have in common? Each of their brands were marred by brand disasters—missteps that mushroomed into reputational nightmares. One handled the crisis well; the others paid a steep price for doing things wrong.
What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the names Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Donald Trump and Richard Branson? I’m guessing you’ll say they are all rich, famous or perhaps even industry icons. While it’s true that they all enjoy wealth, fame and success, the most important element they have in common, […]
There are countless CEOs who are doing the right thing, i.e., rolling up their sleeves and working hard to keep their companies on course. These CEOs won’t make headlines but some are downright heroic as they try to keep their employees on the job and do right by their customers.
Take your career development seriously by seeking out opportunities that can move you forward and keep up your momentum. By expanding your visibility, articulating the “vision thing” and speaking clearly and powerfully before the right people, you’ll move to the top.
As human beings, we all want to have a purpose. We want our lives to matter. Purpose is what allows us to discover who we really are, to put meaning in our work, and to discover our talents, skills, and sources of genuine satisfaction.
To ensure that lack of preparation won’t be YOUR downfall when you take to the podium, consider eight common public speaking mistakes.