Is There A Difference Between Authority and Fame?

Last week while driving my six year old son to camp, he asked me an interesting question.  "Dad, how do you become famous?" I responded that you do something notable and worthy. He then went on to ask me to define worthy. Which I defined is … [Read more...]

Are You Creating Content For Conversions or The Converted?

While watching Luke Bryan, the headliner closing act on Saturday night, at the 2014 Bayou Country Fest I was struck by two things. First, his pandering techniques (to get the crowd into the show) and second, the number of folks heading for the doors … [Read more...]

Six Reasons You Need To Stop Focusing on Click-Thru Data

There is a scary trend rolling through the digital domain. A trend that if left unchecked, will lead to failed content marketing and lead generation programs. Yet, as you read posts penned by content marketing agencies and lead generation thought … [Read more...]

Creating Campfire Brands

On May 20th, 2014, a few hundred members of the diabetic community will come together for the world's first, and only, virtual diabetes conference. Registration is completely free and you can join from a computer, smartphone or tablet. If you're … [Read more...]

Why You Need a Second Click Content Marketing Strategy

Great design, stellar content and loads of traffic don’t mean anything without sales. And even before that goal is achieved, a step-by-step process of conversion is occurring as prospects move closer to customer or client. And if you want to achieve … [Read more...]

Why Every Ad Agency Needs a Content Marketing Strategy

Content marketing is a widely recognized driver for effective, inbound sales lead generation programs. While largely heralded as a way to drive inbound leads there is another, even more powerful reason that ad agencies should develop a consistent … [Read more...]

A Simple Social Media Strategy To Prospect For Clients & Customers

This Thursday, March 27th, I'll be talking about the 7 keys to successfully leverage your social media strategy to drive lead generation and sales prospecting efforts. If you'll be at Social Media Marketing World in San Diego and free at 2:15pm on … [Read more...]

How To Turn a Presentation File Into a B2B Lead Generation Tool (Part II)

Last week I showed you a nifty trick to turn any presentation into an instant B2B lead generation tool. But that trick only generates as may sales prospect leads as people in the audience. So today I'm going to show you how to use that same file to … [Read more...]

How To Turn a Sales Presentation Into a B2B Lead Generation Tool (Part I)

Do you give presentations for living? Do you make sales calls, deliver conference presentations, or even just make internal presentations to your boss or peers. What do you do with these presentation decks after you deliver the presentation? If … [Read more...]

Unmasking Big Data’s Lies [Webinar]

So today I want to talk to you about the lies, but I also want to talk to you about the truths of Big Data. I'm giving you my recent big data presentation as a downloadable webinar. My goal is that when you finish the downloadable webinar, … [Read more...]