Myrland Marketing Motivation: Take 5 Minutes

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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!
…and here is today’s Myrland Marketing Motivation video recording from Periscope.

The week starts, and before you know it you are confronted by hundreds of emails, phone calls, deserving clients, family and other distractions, both good and bad.
I want you to …

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 …

#LetsAskNancy 004 – Lawyers, How Can You Be More Sticky?

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#LetsAskNancy is where I answer questions others have about legal and lawyer marketing and business development, including content, social and digital marketing. 
You have a choice…either listen to this post in the podcast player below, read it below that, or both!

Sticky…hmm, what is that? We’ll get to that in a minute, but let’s talk about the real question behind this, and …

We Must Never Lose Sight Of One Thing. It All Began With A Mouse. #LMA11

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I just returned from a wonderful LMA, or Legal Marketing Association, annual conference, followed by vacation with my husband at Disney World.
I had a fantastic time at both, meeting and seeing new and old friends, learning, laughing, connecting, meeting, celebrating and having fun playing in one of the world’s largest playgrounds.
This was LMA’s 25th annual conference, and it showed. Attendance was …


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Today I ran across a post I sent to the LMA, or Legal Marketing Association, listserve on December 5, 2008 in response to a post my friend and colleague Ross Fishman posted.
Ross was talking about how special it made him feel, in the midst of what was then an overflowing inbox, when a Partner at his former firm sent him …

Please Don’t Tape My Mouth Shut

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Lately I’ve run into a few blogs and Facebook Pages that don’t allow visitors to comment. This isn’t typically an accident as it can only be done by deliberately going into one’s settings and choosing this feature.
From a marketing, customer service, leadership, product and service development, and human perspective, I don’t think this is a wise business decision.
Why? Let’s Take …


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I find human behavior and interaction fascinating.
Since I started studying Social Media a few  years back, I noticed something many of you have too.
Personalities can often become more obvious, exaggerated, out of control, polished, refined and sometimes bolder with these tools, or gifts, we have been given that allow us to voice our opinions publicly.
Many of us feel empowered because we’re …


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Because Social Media and Social Networking revolve around connection to other people, which then leads to developing relationships, it’s important to monitor activity that is directly related to you.
I like to acknowledge the kindness so many people show when they respond to a question, take their valuable time to RT, which stands for ReTweet, or share, something I’ve written on Twitter …

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 …


Nancy Myrland All Posts, Career Development & Education, Social Media 8 Comments

This morning my friend Gini Dietrich, CEO of Arment Dietrich, shared a blog post from Communications Consultant Jon Buscall titled What If Your CEO Doesn’t Get Social Media.
In his blog, Jon tells the story about a senior manager at a Swedish company who has unsuccessfully tried to bring his CEO in to the 21st century by introducing the concept of Social Media.  He …