Posted on 22 February, 2013

What We Talk About When We Talk About “Social”
        (via What We Talk About When We Talk About “Social” - Nilofer Merchant - Harvard Business Review)
Top 41 Tips from Game-Changing EntrepreneursIn The Startup Playbook, David Kidder writes about the fascinating startup stories—the good, the bad and the ugly—of 41 successful entrepreneurs and asks them to divulge lessons from the trenches. A few common themes emerged: 1) don’t fear failure (in fact, you should fail often); 2) focus on the big ideas rather than the to-do list; 3) always look forward and think ahead; and 4) develop a product that will improve lives and leave a positive impact on the world. Read here for our favorite pieces of advice from each entrepreneur profiled. 
(via Top 41 Tips from Game-Changing Entrepreneurs - OPEN Forum :: American Express OPEN Forum)

Top 41 Tips from Game-Changing Entrepreneurs

In The Startup Playbook, David Kidder writes about the fascinating startup stories—the good, the bad and the ugly—of 41 successful entrepreneurs and asks them to divulge lessons from the trenches. A few common themes emerged: 1) don’t fear failure (in fact, you should fail often); 2) focus on the big ideas rather than the to-do list; 3) always look forward and think ahead; and 4) develop a product that will improve lives and leave a positive impact on the world.

Read here for our favorite pieces of advice from each entrepreneur profiled.

(via Top 41 Tips from Game-Changing Entrepreneurs - OPEN Forum :: American Express OPEN Forum)

3 Ways to Turn Social Media Followers Into Promoters of Your Brand
        
        1. Listen to, then engage with fans2. Concentrate on your ‘soul mates’3. Make new fans with multi-platform campaigns
        (via 3 Ways to Turn Social Media Followers Into Promoters of Your Brand | Entrepreneur.com)
3 Ways to Turn Social Media Followers Into Promoters of Your Brand

1. Listen to, then engage with fans
2. Concentrate on your ‘soul mates’
3. Make new fans with multi-platform campaigns

(via 3 Ways to Turn Social Media Followers Into Promoters of Your Brand | Entrepreneur.com)