Archive for November, 2009

Model the Way: Guest Post by Angie Chaplin

November 30, 2009 0 Comments
Model the Way: Guest Post by Angie Chaplin

  Angie Chaplin, a certified facilitator for The Leadership Challenge, is back to discuss the first of The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership – Model the Way. Angie discusses that in order to model the way as a leader, you need to have personal credibility. To have personal credibility, you must DWYSYWD – Do What [...]

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Personal Branding: Twitter Tips For Those Just Getting Started

November 29, 2009 0 Comments
Personal Branding: Twitter Tips For Those Just Getting Started

  I love Twitter. If you are serious about personal branding, Twitter is a very effective place to connect with people that share an interest in your value.  In this video, I discuss some tips for attracting followers and finding others to follow.  Make sure your Twitter profile has YOUR name, a professional picture, and a [...]

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Personal Branding: The Flow Rate of Social Media Sites

November 28, 2009 4 Comments
Personal Branding: The Flow Rate of Social Media Sites

If you are serious about personal branding and not just goofing around on social media sites, you need to understand where to invest your time and effort to get the best results.  I think of sites in term of their flow rate, or how often the information on the page changes or refreshes with new [...]

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Attributions: Explaining Our Own Behavior

November 27, 2009 4 Comments
Attributions: Explaining Our Own Behavior

  In this video, I discuss an attribution process we use to explain our own behavior. This is an abbreviated version of explanatory style that I got from Martin Seligman’s book Learned Optimism, which I recommend highly. When we look to explain our own behavior, once again we try to determine if it was something [...]

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