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Google Alerts is an extremely useful tool for monitoring your brand and keeping up with important information in your practice area and industry. The Google Alert tool will search the Internet for published information about the topics you’ve designated and deliver the results directly to your inbox. You have have content delivered once a day or once a week. Content can even be delivered to your inbox at a specific time of day or...

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Every situation presents an opportunity to GROW; Find it! When you FOCUS all of your ENERGY on having your life experiences be in … ALIGNMENT with your VISION for the PRESENT & your FUTURE … your experiences will begin to SUPPORT your VISION & you will GROW. Granted, this is not easy to do …. (especially when things don't appear 2 B going as expected or as hoped). However … if you consistently FOCUS on...

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GREAT Content … Adds value. Tells stories. Makes things clear. Creates vivid imagery. Empowers. Inspires. Motivates. Entertains. Educates. Has influence. Creates impact. TRANSFORMS the person who creates it and the person who consumes it. Is your content working this hard for you? We can help. Click...

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Social media provides powerful opportunities to market your business in a way that impacts  the lives of people every single day.   Here's how … 1.  Create great content every day. 2.  Visit at least one Facebook group and help someone out by providing your expert advice (for free) every day. Do this with love and care, not criticism or blame. 3. Leave an engaging comment on the wall of at least one Facebook group every day. 4. ...

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Devoting the time and energy that it takes to consistently publish great content is important. Here are 7 reasons why … 1. People will begin to trust you. 2. People will want to hire you. 3. People will want to help you (often for free). 4. People will ask for your advice. 5. People will want to create joint venture programs with you. 6. People will be inspired to be their best because of you. 7. You will be able to command...

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The most important question in business is … “Will they pay for IT?” The 2nd most important question is …  “Does providing IT advance your purpose?” If you answered yes to both questions, you owe it to yourself and the people you have been called to serve to “make yourself seen.” (LL Cool J fans will get that reference – lol). However, just one answer no means … STOP. Think about the...

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Why are you doing it?  Inquiring minds want to know … Jumping on the bandwagon. Keeping up with the Joneses. Feeding your ego. Avoiding confrontation. Avoiding the truth. Hiding the truth. Because you just don't know what else to do. These are popular excuses (disguised as reasons) to do IT. NONE of them, however, will add value to the lives of your clients, customers, families and friends. If you are going to do IT (social...

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Today is the day Christians around the world begin the 40 day season of Lent as we prepare for the earthly death and subsequent resurrection of Jesus Christ. Some of my FB & Twitter friends are Christians who use this time and their sacrifice of desires for spiritual renewal; others are non-religious people who use this time to increase their levels of discipline, focus and commitment. Whichever description best fits you, Lent...

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Ridiculously successful companies are masters at surprising their clients with unexpected goodies and treats. This is a powerful principle for to building loyalty, creating raving fans and inspiring spontaneous ‘word of mouth' referrals. Vin Diesel provides an entertaining and delightful example of this principle in action. Millions of fans enjoyed 7 plus minutes of watching Mr. Diesel dance to Katty Perry and Beyonce and...

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  Happy Holidays! Thank you so very much for being a part of the UpwardAction family. It has been our pleasure to communicate with you via this eBlast and through our many programs and products. This is such a special time of the year. It's the season for reflection, planning and celebration. It is also a season for rest and rejuvenation. I hope you are making time to incorporate these things into your life. This year is...

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