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PromoJam 2.0 Launch Party – Y’all Ready For This?

Bad 90s pop references aside, and in all seriousness (+1 bouncy castle), last Thursday night we had the time of our lives at the PromoJam 2.0 launch party and 2013 LA Tech Kick-Off at ROC Santa Monica. There were lots of familiar #SiliconBeachLA  faces, and we were able to catch up with some of the [...]

By | January 24th, 2013|

Marcus Buckingham – CredLive Takeaways

As I listened to Marcus Buckingham talk about personal strength for professional success, in his interview with CredibilityLive host Michael Hutchison, I thought about how my own strengths have shaped my opportunities. As my colleague Catherine Mangan said in a previous article about Marcus, "...he  has a way with words that makes understanding rather momentary". Catherine was right. [...]

By | May 31st, 2012|

Marcus Buckingham: Bestselling Rulebreaker

"Average managers play checkers. Great managers play chess," said Marcus Buckingham last Thursday morning live-streaming from his office in Beverly Hills. I sat there silently at his conference table behind the cameras trying to piece together what that meant for me. As he continued to interview with CredibilityLive host, Michael Hutchison, my thoughts slipped away [...]

By | April 19th, 2012|

Marcus Buckingham: Use Your Personal Strengths for Professional Success

Marcus Buckingham is a renowned speaker and author on managerial excellence and business performance. He's sold over 3.6 million books, appeared on The Today Show and Oprah, and been featured in the New York Times and Harvard Business Review.  And even better (at least for us!) is that Marcus will be giving advice and taking [...]

By | March 28th, 2012|

What does it take to be a world-class negotiator?

We recently had super sports agent, Leigh Steinberg on CredibilityLIVE where he shared insights into how business owners can improve their negotiation tactics. As the real life inspiration for Jerry Maguire, Leigh has negotiated over $2 billion contracts for his clients, including Troy Aikman, Warren Moon, and Drew Bledsoe. Here are our favorite lessons we [...]

By | March 20th, 2012|

CredibilityLIVE with Business Coach, Brian Tracy

Our next CredibilityLIVE event, on Thursday, February 9th, will feature Brian Tracy. Brian is a professional speaker, author, and business coach, as well as the CEO and Chairman of Brian Tracy International, which specializes in training and developing organization and individuals. We'll let Brian tell you more about his upcoming CredibilityLIVE event. http://youtu.be/YGxqE98GsfE You can [...]

By | January 23rd, 2012|

Building Your Business by Building Trust

Last week we had Steve Cox, President of the Better Business Bureau on CredibilityLIVE. Steve gave out some terrific advice about the best ways to build trust in your business. If you weren't able to watch the live event, we've got the full video below, as well as some highlights of what Steve had to [...]

By | January 19th, 2012|

Building Trust in Your Business: Learn from the CEO of the BBB

2012 is the 100th anniversary of the Better Business Bureau and on January 11th, 2012 you'll be getting two firsts for the New Year. You'll be getting the first CredibilityLIVE of 2012, featuring the first major address of the BBB on their centennial milestone. Steve Cox, the President and CEO of the Better Business Bureau, [...]

By | December 23rd, 2011|

Mari Smith Outlines the Keys to Profitable Social Media Marketing on CredibilityLIVE

On our most recent CredibiltyLIVE event, we were excited to have Mari Smith (@MariSmith) talk about how small businesses can use social media to enhance their online presence. In her interview with Michael "Hutch" Hutchison, Mari took questions from audience members and shared some great insights into making social media marketing profitable. In case you missed [...]

By | November 28th, 2011|

Facebook: The 5 Keys to Profitable Social Media Marketing

We've got a brand new CredibilityLIVE coming up next week and we're excited to have Mari Smith (@MariSmith) as our speaker.   This is our series of interviews with business experts where YOU get to ask the questions through Facebook chat. The event will be on Thursday, November 17th at 2pm Pacific, 5pm Eastern.  (Free [...]

By | November 9th, 2011|
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