Posts Tagged "online branding"


Building an influential online reputation is essential to business development and the growth of a thriving law practice.   The Internet and social marketing provides attorneys with a powerful platform for developing a brand with local and even national appeal; however, this platform can be dangerous when used carelessly.   Unlike in-person conversations, information shared on the Internet and social networks can go...

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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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Isabel José dos Santos is an entrepreneur and investor who, in January 2013, was named by Forbes magazine as Africa’s first female billionaire with a net worth estimated at USD $1.9 billion.  Forbes also named her as one of Africa's richest people. 9 Facts about Angola's Isabel dos Santos 1. Ms. dos Santos was born on April 1, 1971 and is a citizen of Angola. 2.  Her father Jose Eduardo dos Santos, has been President of the oil-rich...

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UpwardAction Salutes Aliko Dangote

UpwardAction Salutes Aliko Dangote


Posted By on Feb 16, 2014

Aliko Dangote is a Nigerian business mogul with an estimated net worth of $20.8 billion (as of November 2013). Keep reading for 7 facts about this brilliant and inspirational billionaire. 7 Facts About Aliko Dangote 1. Mr. Aliko Dangote was born on April 10, 1957 in Kano Nigeria into a wealthy Nigerian family. 2. He is ranked by Forbes Magazine as the 43rd richest person in the world and the richest man in Africa. 3. Mr. Dangote...

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One of the most effective ways to leverage the power of the social media and web technology to grow your business is to build a compelling and magnetic online brand online that shouts, “hire me” to prospective clients. Here are nine ways to get started. 1) Listen. Create a Google Alerts account and Tweet Beep account to monitor (i) your name; (ii) your business name; and (iii) keyword phrases related to your business solutions. 2)...

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