#GenYChat Topic: 8/8/12 Strengths and Weaknesses – Can You Be Too Proud or Too Humble?

"Where your talents and the needs of the world cross lies your calling." ~ Aristotle

  Questions Q1. (It’s a surprise!) #GenYChat Q2. What should a person come in knowing, what’s acceptable to learn on the job?  #GenYChat Q3. If you don’t get recognized for what you’re good at, how do you know you’re good at it? #GenYChat Q4.On Undercover Boss the CEO’s are often unskilled at the frontline jobs. [...]

Leadership and Opportunism in the Social Media Age

Lead Yourself

What Would a Leader Do? A word related to your business is trending on Twitter. You have two choices: employ a tactic you’ve already developed for cases such as this, or insert your business, opportunistically, into the Trending Topic. What would a leader do?   Your capability as a leader is a measure of your [...]

Can We #FixYoungAmerica? – @GenYJen from @theYEC guest hosts #GenYChat on Unemployment

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Questions Q1. What is the greatest challenge for young people entering the workforce? #GenYChat Q2. If you could give career advice to a college freshman, what would you say? #GenYChat Q3. Name one or more person(s) on Twitter who work to inspire young careerists. #GenYChat Q4. Is it naive to think that entrepreneurship is a [...]

Building A Sustainable Business – Leap Day #GenYChat Topic Featuring @CathyWebSavvyPR

Word of Mouth Marketing

 Questions Q1. Is passion enough to create a sustainable business model? What other pieces need to be in place? Q2. What are the key components of a unique selling proposition? Q3. What advice has helped you keep a (or your client’s) “pipeline” full of customers? Q4. How can we balance benefiting society while maintaining/driving profit? [...]

Attend the Premiere Screening of “Walk With Me” at the Arena Stage

Walk With Me

Margaret Mead said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” Four years ago Tanisha Christie and Ellie Walton started on the path to creating a documentary fraught with inspiring tales of thoughtful, committed citizens who believed in their power to [...]

“I Hate My Teenage Daughter”: A New Normal?

I Hate My Teenage Daughter

“I Hate My Teenage Daughter”, a new Fox sitcom, tells the story of two popular teenage daughters being raised by two mothers who were unpopular in high school and their husbands. Nikki Miller, one of the mothers, represses what are presumably her feelings of low self-worth – feelings that make her feel inferior to her [...]