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The Right Way to Build Your Email List
Marketing and PR, Shonali Burke, Women In Business
The Right Way to Build Your Email List
11 August 2011

[Republished with minor edits and permission from Waxing UnLyrical. Almost two years ago I went on a bit of a rant about how much I hate being added to email lists without my permission, especially by people I’ve “met” on Twitter or while out and about at a conference. I ran a Twtpoll on this, as well as a follow-up post, and for the most part, those who participated in the admittedly unscientific poll said that, as a practice, this sucks. Read more…

    August 2011 #wgbiz Twitterchat: Transcript
    Marketing and PR, Shonali Burke, social media
    August 2011 #wgbiz Twitterchat: Transcript
    10 August 2011

    This past Monday saw the return of the monthly #wgbiz Twitterchat. When Tinu and I were talking about what we should talk about, we thought (well, actually she thought) it would be interesting to talk about “coy and decoy” marketing. Social media has evolved so much in recent years, and these days we are flooded with not just a plethora of social networks that, seemingly, all want us on all of them all the time, but there are more and more tools for one to use. Read more…

      Reminder: Twitterchat on Coy/Decoy Marketing Today
      Events, Shonali Burke, Women In Business
      Reminder: Twitterchat on Coy/Decoy Marketing Today
      8 August 2011

      Seems like everyone’s using social media to promote themselves these days. Join regular contributor Tinu Abayomi-Paul for our August Twitter chat next week, when she’ll talk about all this. Tinu Abayomi-Paul rescues web sites from obscurity and shows business people how to generate leads and traffic from the web. Read more…

        Twitterchat Alert: Coy and Decoy Marketing
        Events, Shonali Burke, Women In Business
        Twitterchat Alert: Coy and Decoy Marketing
        1 August 2011

        Seems like everyone’s using social media to promote themselves these days. Join regular contributor Tinu Abayomi-Paul for our August Twitter chat next week, when she’ll talk about all this. Tinu Abayomi-Paul rescues web sites from obscurity and shows business people how to generate leads and traffic from the web. Read more…

          Reminder: #wgbiz Chat With Joanna Pineda TODAY
          Business, Events, Shonali Burke
          Reminder: #wgbiz Chat With Joanna Pineda TODAY
          11 July 2011

          As a woman entrepreneur, you’ve taken the steps to launch your own business. We’re bringing back our popular monthly Twitter chats this month with a woman who’s answered this question while building her own business successfully. Matrix Group CEO Joanna Pineda will answer questions – today! – and offer her thoughts on what you need to know after you’ve launched your business. Read more…

            #wgbiz Chat Alert: You Launched Your Business. Now What?
            Entrepreneurship, Events, Shonali Burke
            #wgbiz Chat Alert: You Launched Your Business. Now What?
            5 July 2011

            As a woman entrepreneur, you’ve taken the steps to launch your own business. We’re bringing back our popular monthly Twitter chats in July with a woman who’s answered this question while building her own business successfully. Matrix Group CEO Joanna Pineda will answer questions and offer her thoughts on what you need to know after you’ve launched your business. Read more…

              What Does “Independence” Mean to You?
              Empowerment,Shonali Burke
              What Does
              4 July 2011

              Today all over the United States, people are getting together for barbecues, fireworks and in general coming together to express patriotism and love for their country. It is, after all, Independence Day for us this side of the pond. Thursday Bram of Hyper Modern Consulting: “The ability to not be stuck when a problem comes up — to have the resources to handle anything that comes along. Read more…

                BlogWorld Ahoy!
                Blogworld, Events, Marketing and PR
                BlogWorld Ahoy!
                19 May 2011

                I’m really looking forward to next week. I know, it’s still a few days away, but the thing is that I will be heading up to New York City after three years (!) to attend my first-ever BlogWorld. First. Read more…

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