Weekly Thought Leadership Activities: 11/24/14-12/5/14

Happy Sunday, everyone! We skipped last week’s weekly round-up of thought leadership activities since not a whole lot was going on, so this week’s round-up covers the last two weeks. Here’s what we were working on. Aha Amplifier books that were published: James Desrosier on Education Strategy for the 22nd Century by James Desrosier Instigating […]

Thought Leader Life with Jim Cahill (@JimCahill) #038

In this episode of Thought Leader Life, Michael and I hang out with Jim Cahill, head of social media at Emerson Process Management. The discussion focuses on social media strategies adopted by Jim to drive #ThoughtLeadership across a 170,000-strong organization. Jim views #ThoughtLeadership from the customer’s perspective, and defines a #ThoughtLeader as someone who helps […]

Thought Leader Life with Whitney Vosburgh (@brandguru) #037

In this episode of Thought Leader Life, Michael and I hang out with #ThoughtLeader Whitney Vosburgh. As the CEO and co-founder of the company The Brand New Purpose and a degree holder of Master of Science in social change, Whitney has gained recognition in organizational transformation through culture change. For him, a #ThoughtLeader is not […]

Weekly Thought Leadership Activities: 10/13/14-10/24/14

Happy Sunday, everyone! You may have noticed that I did not update the blog with our weekly thought leadership activities last weekend and that’s because not a whole lot went on. We hit a snafu with the Aha Amplifier and were not able to properly load books there for a while, but everything’s fixed now […]

Thought Leader Life with Tatyana Kanzaveli (@glfceo) #036

In this episode of Thought Leader Life, Michael and I talk with #ThoughtLeader Tatyana Kanzaveli. As organizer of TEDx Bay Area and mentor to business startups, Tatyana shares her thoughts about what makes a good event, about the importance of social connections, and the use of analytics to everyday communication. Tatyana thinks #ThoughtLeadership is not […]

Thought Leader Life with Janet Fouts (@jfouts) #035

In this episode of Thought Leader Life, Michael and I hang out with #ThoughtLeader Janet Fouts. Author of four books and a recognized expert in social media engagement, Janet talks about the right tools and attitude for successful engagement on social media platforms, and shares interesting insights about mindful social business, thoughtful conversations, and more. […]

Thought Leader Life with Stuart Tracte (@stwo) #034

In this episode of Thought Leader Life, Michael and I hang out with #ThoughtLeader Stuart Tracte (@stwo). Stuart hosts the digipolitichat show Beer Diplomacy, and is constantly involved in forward-thinking, cutting-edge social media stories. He leads the group that takes care of digital strategy and communication for Social@Ogilvy, an award-winning company specializing in social business […]

Weekly Thought Leadership Activities: 10/6/14-10/10/14

Happy Columbus Day, everyone! Here’s the thought leadership activities that happened last week. Aha Amplifier books that were published: Dreamforce (a book for the Dreamforce conference that’s happening this week – download it to make navigating the conference easier!) Silicon Valley Business App Awards 2014 Both of these books are for recent conferences. Dreamforce is […]

Thought Leader Life with Dorie Clark (@dorieclark) #033

In this episode of Thought Leader Life, Michael and I talk with #ThoughtLeader Dorie Clark. Dorie is a recognized branding expert who has authored two books on personal branding and creating #ThoughtLeadership. For Dorie, #ThoughtLeadership has two critical components: first is being an expert who advances the discourse in his/her profession and who people look […]