Don’t Be A Hit And Run!

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One of the marketing messages I use to communicate with my clients the Myrland Marketing Moment.  As the name implies, it is a very short marketing message that only takes a moment to read. I typically post these all across social media.
One Myrland Marketing Moment I shared the other day was:
“If you want to be successful in social media, don’t …

YES, THIS TAKES TIME!

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A few moments ago, I was on my account on Facebook, and read a post written by Conrad Saam of Avvo.  Conrad is less than happy with marketing consultants he has observed lately that advise lawyers that lots of Followers are necessary to make Social Media efforts successful.  He also said the marketing consultants he has observed are also telling lawyers …

DON’T BE A HIT AND RUN

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As a result of the relationship we have developed via Social Media, specifically Twitter, lawyer and entrepreneur Susan Cartier Liebel, Founder of Solo Practice University, recently asked me if I would be interested in guest blogging on her Build A Solo Practice at SPU, or Solo Practice University, blog.  Solo Practice University is a successful web-based educational and professional networking community for …

TWITTER BASICS – DON’T EVER FEEL DUMB!

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I’m a member of a group on LinkedIn called Social Media Marketing. In that group, someone started a discussion by asking a very basic Twitter question, and even stating he felt dumb to ask such a question. I wrote an answer to him, and thought I might as well share it with you too!
Important Note: Please keep in mind these …

THERE’S NEVER BEEN A BETTER TIME

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This morning I read and commented on a blog post that my friend, Kevin O’Keefe, owner of LexBlog, wrote.  It was about seizing the moment, and it got me thinking, so I left the following comment, and thought I would share it with you as well. 
There has never been a better time to take a risk.    I tell my …

MAKE YOURSELF AN INSIDER

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This is the Myrland Marketing Moment I shared on Twitter, Facebook & other media today:
“Myrland Marketing Moment: As you get busy catching up today, STOP! Call one client just to see how they are doing.”
You might be wondering what this has to do with marketing. It has everything to do with marketing! Marketing in its most basic form is the process …

It’s Time To Teach Marketing & Sales In Law School

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Bentley Tolk, well-known lawyer and legal marketing expert, wrote an article on his blog last night titled Will Law School Ever Teach Marketing For Law Firms?
In his comments section, I shared my thoughts with Bentley that yes, marketing and sales/business development should definitely be taught, and that another legal marketer, Nancy Roberts Linder, has written and taught marketing in law schools.
Marketing …