An Important Message To Law Firm Management – #LMA18

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I am writing this as I begin my evening flight home from New Orleans to Indianapolis. The Legal Marketing Association (LMA) Annual Conference just ended yesterday, which is always a bittersweet time for me as I am filled with an immense amount of inspiration, knowledge, additional perspective, and affection for the growing number of colleagues I call friends.  
I Am Conflicted 
I am conflicted because I can’t wait …

How To Maximize Your #LMA18 Annual Conference Experience

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Some of you may know I recently attended #SMMW18, the 2018 Social Media Marketing World conference, which I really enjoyed because it was full of over 4,000 people who share my passion for all things social and digital media, and marketing strategy.
This year, I spent some time with my mostly online (now offline, too) friend, Jen Lehner, of Jen Lehner …

Myrland Marketing Motivation: Stop Believing That Voice

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Myrland Marketing Motivation is a little virtual encouragement to start your week. More motivation than marketing. It’s a Monday kind of thing!
Is there something you really want or need to do to grow professionally, but you keep believing that voice inside you that says you aren’t good enough, smart enough, important enough, big enough, senior enough, or worthy enough? Today, …

Lawyers & Legal Marketers: Kick It Up A Notch in 2016 – An #LMA16 Infographic

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[Infographic from #LMA16 below]
Jonathan Fitzgarrald, Managing Partner of Equinox Strategy Partners, gave a stellar presentation at the recent Legal Marketing Association’s Annual Conference that was full of advice for how to prove your worth where your clients are concerned. He stressed it is a constant job, and it is our responsibility to let our clients, both internal and external, know and understand the …

Myrland Marketing Motivation: Who Are You Competing Against?

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Myrland Marketing Motivation, A Little Virtual Encouragement To Start Your Week. More Motivation Than Marketing. It’s A Monday Kind Of Thing!
When you find yourself straying from what you should be doing to accomplish your goals because you want to be like someone else, or be better than someone else, STOP.
We sometimes get off track because we feel less than, or …

Myrland Marketing Motivation: It Is Inevitable

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Myrland Marketing Motivation, A Little Virtual Encouragement To Start Your Week. More Motivation Than Marketing. It’s A Monday Kind Of Thing!
There are often situations that test our patience. There are also people who will test our patience. It is inevitable.
We might not agree with everything being done, or everything being said, but we need to think twice before we go …

Myrland Marketing Motivation

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Myrland Marketing Motivation, A Little Virtual Encouragement To Start Your Week
Here is my livestream of today’s Myrland Marketing Motivation…

Do you have any habits you wish you could stop?
Today, pick one that’s getting in your way.
Decide what the opposite of that habit looks like.
Picture it.
Describe it.
What would it be like if you weren’t doing it?
Tell yourself it’s over.
It doesn’t deserve your …

In Business, Personal Branding Is Important

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You know that knot you get in your stomach when anticipating a difficult or challenging person or situation?
Last week, I had that feeling as I was expecting a phone call. I was pretty sure of the outcome, but also knew there was a slight chance it could go either way. In this situation, it wasn’t the person who made me …

Social Media Etiquette: Did You Really Need To Say That?

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Because of a blog post that Samantha Collier wrote yesterday, I became aware of an unfortunate situation that took place on LinkedIn.
The goal of my post today is to leave you with lessons learned, which you will find below, but it might help for you to have a little background first.
HERE IS THE FORMERLY-PRIVATE LINKEDIN MESSAGE
It involves an exchange between …

SOCIAL MEDIA: EXPLORATION IS A NECESSITY

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I’m in the midst of researching and gathering posts that deal with predictions for 2013 in all areas of marketing and communication. As you might guess, the ones that are written about the most have to do with digital and social media.
I’ll curate and publish this ever-growing list of predictions for you in the days to come, but today we …