Key events in the life of Linkedin

A brief history of LinkedIn In late 2002, Reid Hoffman recruited a team of old colleagues: Allen Blue, Konstantin Guericke and Jen-Luc Vaillant from SocialNet and PayPal to work on a new idea. Six months later, LinkedIn launches. Let's look at some key events in our...

Attracting clients to your business

In this post we are going to be looking at how to attract customers to your business. You may love your work as a (fill in the blank) but unless you become good at marketing and promoting your skills and your business you won’t have enough clients to continue. ...

Say Goodbye to Clutter in your Office

Does your desk look like an explosion occurred? Full of everything but the kitchen sink (an expression we use here in the UK to indicate mess, mess, and more mess). If so then you have an issue with clutter. What does it matter you might say if your work space is...

8 Tips to Help You Get Organized

In order to be successful and consistent in getting your word out it is important to be organized. Here are 8 tips to help you get organized.   Write it down. With everything  you have to remember on any given day it is difficult to remember it all, especially as you...

Goal setting: what does it have to do with elephants?

When I was first introduced to the concept of goal setting I was told to envision an elephant and asked how I would eat it. I was puzzled at the thought and wondered what it could possibly have to do with setting goals. It became clearer when  in response to our...