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www.bizlinkglobal.com 2013-12-09T03:40:23Z http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/feed/atom/ WordPress Patty Farmer <![CDATA[Solving the Social Media Puzzle – A Must Read for 2012]]> http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/?p=2440 2012-08-23T15:55:19Z 2012-08-20T15:36:40Z As you probably know, social media/marketing is my thing so I read many books on the topic. But when I read Solving The Social Media Puzzle, I thought, “Wow, I have to share this with my network now!”

I am interviewing Kathryn Rose during a Special Edition of The Networking CEO Radio Show on August 22nd at 10 am CST to kick off the launch of  her latest book Solving the Social Media Puzzle: 7 Simple Steps to Planning a Social Media Marketing Strategy for Your Business. Kathryn is a champion of small businesses and has helped guide and educate hundreds of small business owners on using collaboration strategies and new technologies to achieve long lasting results. Be sure to listen—if you purchase the book on August 22, 2012 ONLY, you’ll receive a free companion workbook plus lots of other great goodies!

Having clients who are familiar with the landscape of social media not only makes my job as  social media strategist more enjoyable, but allows them to gain more value from their experience with me. I recommend that anyone who recognizes social media as an important part of the future of their business pick up a copy immediately. Solving The Social Media Puzzle literally takes you through the who, what, why, where and when’s of social media. Jam-packed with real life examples, fun facts, engaging statistics and a baseline strategy for getting yourself out there, this book takes you from ground zero to a bird’s eye view of the social media landscape with brilliant accuracy and stunning clarity.

My personal favorites were the sections on defining your target market, brand awareness and increasing your website or blog traffic. There are some great acronyms too like PETT—Plan, Execute, Track and Tweak.  How simple is that? Other highlights include eye-opening interviews with brightest minds in the industry.

Kathryn Rose is an award-winning author, speaker, social media strategist and trainer. She has a 20+ year career in sales and marketing and has created successful communities for her clients totaling over 2 million fans, followers and connections. Since becoming a “accidental entrepreneur” in 2007, she has given generously of her time to teach social, relationship and online marketing strategies to small business owners, including writing the award winning book The Step by Step Guide to Facebook for Business and 5 other step by step books written specifically for small businesses help them get up and running quickly with online marketing tools.

Kathryn also co-founded the Social Buzz Club, the world’s first online marketing collaboration network helping small businesses gain valuable visibility quickly for their products and services. Well known as a connector, she helps businesses explode their growth by employing collaboration strategies to achieve economies of scale. I look forward to introducing Kathryn to you on The Networking CEO on August 22, 2012.

Patty Farmer, “The Networking CEO,” is a multi-award winning and highly sought after marketing professional, public speaker, radio show host and author. As the CEO of Patty Farmer & Associates, Inc. she has been the Recipient of 2011’s International Women’s Day Business Service Award as well as 2010’s “Best Business Connector in Dallas” award as well as a 2010 and 2011 “America’s Most Influential Business Connector” nominee. Patty has created a network of over 100,000+ connections while teaching thousands of business owners how to effectively network and market to grow their businesses using a non-competitive and dynamic collaboration strategy.

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Patty Farmer <![CDATA[How to be an “Outside the Box” Thinker in Your Business]]> http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/?p=2369 2012-08-18T12:15:28Z 2012-08-18T11:28:21Z
The Box

The “box” everyone talks about is nothing more than what is known or perceived. To think outside the box is to think or perceive something that isn’t there or wasn’t there before. It takes a dash of creativity and a whole lot of giving up what you “think” you know.

Now For an Experiment

An experiment was run on a class of students. The teacher gave them one seemingly impossible task to do before the end of the year. To the first student that completed it he would give them $1,000.00 in cash. How many students do you think completed the assignment? Zero. When he asked why no one even tried, all the students shrugged and said they thought someone else would have beat them to it so none even attempted.

The next year he tried again. This time he told his students that last year no one had even attempted, and that he would give them extra credit if they simply attempted to do the impossible task. How many students completed this “impossible” task in the second year? Over 80% of them.

Change Your Perspective

Proper motivation and a change of perspective are key to good out of the box thinking. The first year students in the example above did not even attempt the task because it “seemed” impossible. They thought they knew the outcome before they even started. How many of us do this with perceived “impossible” tasks. How much further along could you be if you could only figure out how to …

There are some fun ways to get your brain out of the impossible mode and into the possible. For those that have kids, simplify your problem and ask them what they would do. The perception and honesty of a child can pull you out of the forest and into the light. It’s all about changing your perspective.

Get Another View

Another option you can do is study another industry. If you have been banging your head into the wall of your chosen industry, a change of scenery is long overdue. Some of the best engineers and doctors make their greatest discoveries and inventions when they simply change focus. You aren’t losing anything from learning something new and if it is somewhat related to your field, it may just turn the problem on its ear for you and give you a new angle.

If you are stuck and need creativity, try changing your environment. What you are doing now isn’t solving the problem so go crawl around in someone else’s reality for a while. Not only is it good for the brain, it’s good for the soul.

Patty Farmer, “The Networking CEO” is a multi-award winning and highly sought after marketing professional, public speaker, radio show host and author. As the CEO of Patty Farmer & Associates, Inc. she has been the Recipient of 2011’s International Women’s Day Business Service Award as well as 2010’s “Best Business Connector in Dallas” award and a 2010 and 2011 “America’s Most Influential Business Connector” nominee. Patty has created a network of over 100,000+ connections while teaching thousands of business owners how to effectively network and market to grow their businesses using a non-competitive and dynamic collaboration strategy.

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PattyFarmer <![CDATA[I Am Honored….The Fabulous Blog Award]]> http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/?p=2336 2012-07-17T10:08:27Z 2012-07-17T01:06:24Z  

I am both excited and honored to have received the Fabulous Blog Award today from Minette Riordan.  We are both participating in the Ultimate Blog Challenge and I love her blog because she shares so much of herself that we can learn from, not just in business (she is a brilliant and successful entrepreneur) but also personal because she shares so much of herself that we can relate to and she continually inspires me.

I think this Blog Award idea is a great marketing strategy as well as bringing value to the other bloggers and their audience.

Rules for the Fabulous Blog Award:

1. Thank the blogger who gave it to you and share the link back to the awarding blog.

2. Name 5 fabulous moments in your life.

3. Name 5 things that you love.

4. Name 5 things you hate.

5. Pass the award to 5 deserving bloggers.

 

Five Fabulous moments in my life:

1. Marrying my husband on the beach at the Hotel del Coronado.

2. The birth of my children

3. Being in the delivery room when my grandchildren were born

4. The moment I quit my job and became an entrepreneur

5. Buying my first home

 

Five Things that I love:

1. Walking hand and hand on the beach with my husband and best friend.

2. Listening to the sound of rain on the roof while cuddled in bed with a good book.

3. Taking a day off in the middle of the week to go shoe shopping with my girlfriends.

4. Spending time doing anything or nothing with my kids.

5. Going on vacation with my husband

 

Five Things that I Hate:

1. The colors blue, orange and yellow in that order.

2. All red sauces, pesto and alfredo as well.

3. That I can’t wear contacts or have laser eye surgery

4. That my grandchildren live in 5 different states and Texas isn’t one of them.

5. Math

 

Five Very Deserving Bloggers!

1. Donna Moritz- Cutting edge social media marketing solutions.

2. Linda Carmical- Recipes that are farm fresh to kitchen table.

3. Debra Kasowski- Inspiring and empowering you to become rich from the inside out.

4. Nanette Levin-  Copy writing, ghost writing and marketing.

5. Dee Ankary-  Moonlights as a wanna-be entrepreneur with a great blog and insights.

 

There are so many wonderful bloggers that I have found through this blog challenge to add to my RSS feed it was hard to narrow it to five but I hope that by sharing my five it will inspire, motivate and bless your day too. Please check them out and come back and share your thoughts, I would love to hear!

Patty Farmer, “The Networking CEO” is a multi-award winning and highly sought after marketing professional, public speaker, radio show host and author. As the CEO of Patty Farmer & Associates, Inc. she has been the Recipient of 2011’s International Women’s Day Business Service Award as well as 2010’s “Best Business Connector in Dallas” award and a 2010 and 2011 “America’s Most Influential Business Connector” nominee. Patty has created a network of over 100,000+ connections while teaching thousands of business owners how to effectively network and market to grow their businesses using a non-competitive and dynamic collaboration strategy.

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Patty Farmer <![CDATA[What Does Your Business Card Say About You?]]> http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/?p=2301 2012-08-25T11:30:25Z 2012-07-14T14:28:34Z In face to face networking a business card is one of the most common ways people will remember you. Beyond the brief introduction, your business card must do the rest of the talking for you. The thing about visuals is that they say a lot whether you want them to or not. A bland business card can come off either chic or boring. A card with your picture on it can look professional or remind people of a glamour shot photo.

So how do you get a card that says YOU? Look for proper and familiar frameworks in your line of business. Connect with other professionals and check out their business cards. What is the standard for your industry? What sticks out? Are the differences good or bad? What paper weight is their card? Does it have a texture? Just a few questions you may want to think about.

Beyond color and font, arrangement of your information is vital. Use something familiar to people and it will immediately set a better tone. Most websites have a top menu bar and a side bar. It’s not a bad idea at all to set your card up like a website or mobile app. Just do a Google search on business cards to get inspired. People are getting used to seeing mobile apps and the layout is familiar. This is important later when they are trying to get a feel for who you are and if you need an example, just attend a large mixer or trade show and collect about 50 cards. Go home, put them in a drawer and come back to them in a week.

How do you feel when looking at the cards after a week? Your memory is hazy, certain people that made a good impression stick out a bit, but the rest are a sea of lost souls with only this piece of paper to get you to take action.

What do you look for first? I look for good organization and pertinent info. Your business card is a prime piece of real estate and only the info necessary needs to be there. For example, if you are an Insurance Agent or a Loan Officer that needs their clients to fax information in to them you may want to add your fax number to your card, if not it is better to just have it on your website and leave the space on your business card for something more important like a call to action.

Spelling and spacing. These are two things that personally annoy me. I understand no one is perfect but once you catch an error on your business card, throw it away. I know it is hard to throw away business cards but do yourself a favor and have another set of eyes check out your business card proof before ordering. Handing out your business card with a typo on it does you more harm than good, believe me.

There are many other elements to consider as well. Round corners or square? Square says logical, rounded says creative. How about size? Do you want to go with a standard size or be more creative and go with a smaller or even larger version? When making this decision, think about the person you will be giving your cards too and where. At a trade show this can be an advantage but at a mixer, your large card may well be the one thing that gets you separated from the pack, and eventually forgotten and thrown away.

Bottom line is that if you love it and you are getting a good response than the card is working for you. If you are not getting the response you are looking for, maybe it is time to hire a professional and get a second opinion. Above all, have fun and remember that just choosing things you like will end up making you different enough. No need to go overboard unless of course that’s just who you are.

Patty Farmer, “The Networking CEO” is a multi-award winning and highly sought after marketing professional, public speaker, radio show host and author. As the CEO of Patty Farmer & Associates, Inc. she has been the Recipient of 2011’s International Women’s Day Business Service Award as well as 2010’s “Best Business Connector in Dallas” award and a 2010 and 2011 “America’s Most Influential Business Connector” nominee. Patty has created a network of over 100,000+ connections while teaching thousands of business owners how to effectively network and market to grow their businesses using a non-competitive and dynamic collaboration strategy.

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Patty Farmer <![CDATA[13 Reasons I Love Friday the 13th]]> http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/?p=2308 2012-07-13T23:17:04Z 2012-07-13T23:17:04Z 1. Friday, August 13, 2004 was the opening day of the Olympics in Athens, Greece.

2. Friday the 13th  this year, Jupiter lined up with Venus, Mercury and Mars, a truly once in a lifetime event.

3. February 13, 1970 was the day Black Sabbath released their self-titles album.

4. Friday, November 13, 1789, Benjamin Franklin wrote “Everything appears to promise that it will last; but in this world nothing is certain but death and taxes,”.

5. I can go shopping on a Friday and the stores are not packed with people.

6. Friday the 13th of July, 1832, Henry Rowe Schoolcraft discovered headwaters of the Mississippi River in Lake Itasca.

7. No one will think it’s strange if I stop taking calls early today or take the day off!

8. Stock indices today made a major rebound in the American market even though Reuters indicated it would probably go the other way.

9. I’ll close more deals on Friday the 13th because my competition won’t be working.

10. People don’t like to travel on this day so I can get the best seats on the plane when I travel!

11. I have no home improvements to do because no one will expect you to get on a ladder!

12. I can go stock up on business supplies because there are always sales on Friday the 13th.

13. And last but not least, it’s Friday and any excuse will do right?

 

So, this is why I Love Friday the 13. What are some of the reasons you love, or hate Friday the 13th?

Patty Farmer, “The Networking CEO” is a multi-award winning and highly sought after marketing professional, public speaker, radio show host and author. As the CEO of Patty Farmer & Associates, Inc. she has been the Recipient of 2011’s International Women’s Day Business Service Award as well as 2010’s “Best Business Connector in Dallas” award and a 2010 and 2011 “America’s Most Influential Business Connector” nominee. Patty has created a network of over 100,000+ connections while teaching thousands of business owners how to effectively network and market to grow their businesses using a non-competitive and dynamic collaboration strategy.

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PattyFarmer <![CDATA[Are you Networking or Stalking?]]> http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/?p=2289 2012-07-12T00:34:30Z 2012-07-10T23:53:50Z Network stalking is the word I use for careless networking. By careless, I mean that kind of action someone takes when they see someone post on a friends Facebook page and without a though hit “friend request” like it’s no big deal.

The problem with that is what if that person was their child or sister, best friend or aunt? Do you really need to bombard their family with requests? Of course not. Yet, it happens to me, my family, friends and network more often than I care to admit. Sadly, what ends up happening is that some of the people closest to me don’t feel comfortable commenting on my posts because my there are some people in the networking arena that do not have good “social media manners.”

Sloppy networking practices sometimes come from inexperience but I believe that more often than not it’s just laziness or eagerness. A person that sees activity on a social network and does not bother to ask for an introduction obviously doesn’t care what you think. Perhaps it’s an avoidance thing. They think they will get ignored if they ask, or maybe they don’t want to get turned down. Who wants to waste the time sending a note every time they want to connect anyway? That is the mentality that causes network stalking.

The only cure for network stalkers is to educate them as to how they are making people feel and how it serves them to modify their behavior. We all understand it is social networking and if it is on someone’s business page that is a different story however on someone’s personal page I would advise to proceed with caution and do your homework.

Here is my favorite way to handle making connections with other people’s social networks. Ask for the introduction. ALWAYS ASK. Believe me when I say I can serve you better by doing an introduction and telling my connection WHY they should connect with you and give my endorsement. Asking saves you face and makes you look like you are a professional that cares about maintaining a good status with their current connections. You may not get an immediate reply, you may even get ignored but that is far better than being put in the creepy stalker list, don’t you think?

The best way to meet people when you are commenting in someone’s thread is to be interesting, relevant to the conversation, entertaining and give value. Share great content, post funny comments, like peoples posts and share, share, share. This way you will naturally find yourself in the middle of a conversation and be able to feel your way around if you want to make the connections on your own. Sharing connections is what social networking is all about but when you are on someone’s personal wall, tread lightly and professionally as it is a delicate process. Don’t be the bull in the china shop. People are very protective of their loved ones and if you are in their business network and they have invited you into their personal space give them and their loved ones the respect they deserve. After all, you wouldn’t want someone to connect to your teenager or Mom without you introducing them would you?

Patty Farmer, “The Networking CEO” is a multi-award winning and highly sought after marketing professional, public speaker, radio show host and author. As the CEO of Patty Farmer & Associates, Inc. she has been the Recipient of 2011’s International Women’s Day Business Service Award as well as 2010’s “Best Business Connector in Dallas” award and a 2010 and 2011 “America’s Most Influential Business Connector” nominee. Patty has created a network of over 100,000+ connections while teaching thousands of business owners how to effectively network and market to grow their businesses using a non-competitive and dynamic collaboration strategy.

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Patty Farmer <![CDATA[Top 5 Free WordPress Plugins for SEO, Social Bookmarking and Images]]> http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/?p=2272 2012-07-10T15:59:41Z 2012-07-09T15:58:41Z There is a sea of plugins for WordPress and for those only vaguely familiar with how they work, here is a top 10 (5 more to come in next post) list that tells you the good and the bad about the user end of these magical scripts. The links in this article all go to great YouTube tutorials or demonstrations for this plugin. Since I’m a visual person, I find it easier to sit for 5 minutes and watch rather than pour through lots of text and try to figure out how it relates. I hope you find this helpful and benefit from my experience.

SEO – All In One SEO

This handy plugin installs and activates without any fuss to your WP site. Very few users find trouble with install and Google seems to respond well to this plugin. Google already likes the WP setup and this plugin helps you title, describe, and choose your keywords in a simple, straightforward way to any page or post to your site. I haven’t found any great disadvantages to this plugin and I highly recommend it.

Images – The The Fly Image Slider

This is a relatively new plugin on the scene but it works like a charm. It’s a bit ore involved than some plugins but it’s still easy to use and worth it for the visual output. You can easily have captions on your slides, add SEO and choose the speed and way the slides change over. The only confusing part is that you have to make a general sideshow for each page you want slides on and then edit/add slides within that new slideshow and it’s a bit tricky to see the link to do so until you get used to it. The reason it’s tricky is because there is a hidden menu for each pages slideshow that you create that’s hidden until you hover over the presentation you created. I can’t tel you how many times I just clicked the main slideshow link and wondered where the heck to put the pictures! You have to hover over the link and see the text that appears to add/edit slides. Other than that it’s pretty straight forward.

Images – Next Gen Gallery Plugin

Next gen is different than a slider presentation and this gallery plugin displays thumbnails of your images that will display wherever you paste the shortcode into your WP page. Shortcode is a small snippet of text that tells the page which gallery to display after you have created it. Uploading images is easy and simple. Choosing where to post images is simple as well but there are 2 main drawbacks. For one, you will need to make folders manually in your sites directory and you can’t do that through a plugin so you will have to go through your sites content management system or FTP connection and find it. If you can’t do that, don’t use this plugin. The other drawback is that you can’t choose photos that are already uploaded to your WP site through your media gallery. You must separately upload each image (in single or bulk) to the plugins folder again, even if they are already uploaded which is a bit annoying. Other than that the function is beautiful, easy and straightforward.

Ads – Datafeedr Random

Datafeedr Random is a fantastic plugin for making any widget box ad or adsense ad space to randomly display different ad images with hyperlinks and all. You will have to understand a bit of CSS but the basic code is pasted all over the net and the tutorial above is fantastic. The one main drawback to this plugin is that it can’t sense if its displaying more than one instance of the same ad on your page. For example, if you have a sidebar with four 125 x 125 ads that are all coming from the same folder (which is the way you would do that) it sometimes displays 2, 3 or all 4 of the same ad! The more ads you put in the image folder the less likely this is to happen but I’m hoping that someone creates a fix for this obvious shortfall soon or perhaps I have overlooked it! Easy to use and highly recommended.

Social Bookmarking – Share Buttons by Lockerz / AddToAny

Yes you should probably get an individual plugin for Twitter anf Facebook but this little bookmarking button will easily do the rest. It come preloaded more sites that you will know what to do with and is “smart” because it can “sense” what the user likes for social bookmarks and offers them those choices. It’s super easy to install and even easier to use. The only drawback here is that it is kind of unattractive in my opinion but you can’t beat the functionality and the number of downloads for this plugin prove it. You can set it to 3 basic sizes and have it appear on the top or bottom of your pages or posts. Super easy, super powerful.

These are but 5 powerful free plugins and I will be posting a follow up for the next 5 plugins next week.

Patty Farmer, “The Networking CEO” is a multi-award winning and highly sought after marketing professional, public speaker, radio show host and author. As the CEO of Patty Farmer & Associates, Inc. she has been the Recipient of 2011’s International Women’s Day Business Service Award as well as 2010’s “Best Business Connector in Dallas” award and a 2010 and 2011 “America’s Most Influential Business Connector” nominee. Patty has created a network of over 100,000+ connections while teaching thousands of business owners how to effectively network and market to grow their businesses using a non-competitive and dynamic collaboration strategy.

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PattyFarmer <![CDATA[How Barter Works and What to Do When it Doesn’t]]> http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/?p=2218 2012-07-07T22:56:38Z 2012-07-07T22:56:38Z Barter is the art of exchanging goods or services without the need of money to put a number value on the exchange. Where most people run into trouble is when they try to do an exact dollar amount exchange for what they want to trade. You can use the dollar amount as a guide but money works much differently than the world of bartering and it might not be the best measuring stick for you to use.

A perfect barter is where two people have an even exchange going. Each values each others service evenly. A great example could be a lawyer and a doctor. If they barter for time and only accept payment for out of pocket expenses like prescriptions or ordering/filing documents then they will probably feel even in exchange.

There is a problem that I see occurring between these two however. Doctors may not spend as much time, hour for hour, as the lawyer will spend and the lawyer might start to tally the hours in his head and feel out of exchange. The doctor then may have to point out how much time he spend analyzing x-rays and researching specific interactions of food and pharmaceuticals on behalf of the lawyer. If there is not an agreement before hand that caps, or puts an hour limit restraint per week on these two there could be problems.

How about two people with very dissimilar services? How would they decide how to barter? We are so used to deciding what is fair by counting hours or money that it can become quite tricky. Take the example of a marketer and a day spa. How might these two work it out? They could trade the marketer’s hours for spa services but unless the marketer is a spa junkie this doesn’t feel quite right. Now if the spa owner is smart and the marketer is worth every penny, the spa owner may entice the marketer by offering a year pass to the spa and all spa services plus a cut of all the business the marketer brings in.

Here there is no clear line for hours worked or spa appointments used. Here, the marketer has incentive to work and a goal set by the spa owner. Since the spa can only take in so many client s per month, the marketer automatically has the goal to keep them booked solid. In exchange the marketer gets all the relaxing spa days they can handle and a nice kickback for results they produce. This is a great example of each business owner valuing what the other brings to the table.

Barter is a tricky exchange and will not work for every business owner but if you are going to attempt it anyway, make sure there is a result based goal discussed and mutual respect between you and the person you are bartering with, and that you see eye to eye. Discussing the value of what you are offering compared to the value of what you are receiving is the best guide you can use for an even exchange.

Patty Farmer, “The Networking CEO” is a multi-award winning and highly sought after marketing professional, public speaker, radio show host and author. As the CEO of Patty Farmer & Associates, Inc. she has been the Recipient of 2011’s International Women’s Day Business Service Award as well as 2010’s “Best Business Connector in Dallas” award and a 2010 and 2011 “America’s Most Influential Business Connector” nominee. Patty has created a network of over 100,000+ connections while teaching thousands of business owners how to effectively network and market to grow their businesses using a non-competitive and dynamic collaboration strategy.

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PattyFarmer <![CDATA[Understand Your Competitive Advantage – Men vs Women in the World of Social Networking]]> http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/?p=2214 2012-07-07T22:54:40Z 2012-07-06T22:48:26Z While there are some truly neutral zones for networking prowess like “market research” and “media production,” according to an article by Scott Nicholson on his LinkedIn blog, there are some surprising areas where women outperform men and vice versa. Take “ranching” and “tobacco”; those industries sound very male yet in the networking world they are dominated by women. How about cosmetics? You’d think women but no, it’s men!

So if the networking acumen is not determined by industry, what then? What are the differences between how men and women socially network? One clue can be taken from the habits of men and women online. Females dominate the social networks like Facebook, according to an article in Forbes Women. COO Sheryl Sandberg reports that women have more “friends” and participate in 12% more sharing than their male counterparts.
When looking at men’s habits we see a different picture. While women buzz around Facebook, Twitter and Flickr sharing personal information, men tend to gather information and increase social status on sites like YouTube, Digg and LinkedIn. Men tend to be heavy researchers and because of their competitive nature, they are great social climbers too.

To get to the bottom of the difference you need only look at the personal motivations of the networker. Women tend to share more from their personal lives and form bonds where men tend to go for the authority of being an expert. This will not hold true for all men and women but statistically speaking we can see some clear differences in online activity and behavior for sure. The main difference I see is that men tend to write down information they have collected in an online rolodex to refer to later, forgetting the small details until they need them. Women tend to remember very small details and rely on their intuition to recall what makes the connection count with an acquaintance.

So which kind of brain do you operate with? Do you store information in your head and depend on your memory, or do you write every detail down and rely on good note taking? By understanding which type of thinking you use, you can modify your behavior to reflect a more balanced approach to social networking if you fall too far to one side or the other.

 

Patty Farmer, “The Networking CEO” is a multi-award winning and highly sought after marketing professional, public speaker, radio show host and author. As the CEO of Patty Farmer & Associates, Inc. she has been the Recipient of 2011’s International Women’s Day Business Service Award as well as 2010’s “Best Business Connector in Dallas” award and a 2010 and 2011 “America’s Most Influential Business Connector” nominee. Patty has created a network of over 100,000+ connections while teaching thousands of business owners how to effectively network and market to grow their businesses using a non-competitive and dynamic collaboration strategy.

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Patty Farmer <![CDATA[Hot Spot Event – The Strategy of Using Klout]]> http://www.bizlinkglobal.com/?p=2116 2012-07-06T15:22:20Z 2012-07-05T21:55:30Z Patty Farmer is the Networking CEO

The Networking CEO - Patty Farmer

Expert marketing strategist Patty Farmer speaks about the strategy of using Klout.
This content is for members only.

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Warning: Unknown: Failed to write session data (files). Please verify that the current setting of session.save_path is correct (/home/145153/data/tmp) in Unknown on line 0