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Your Digital Detox

Your Digital Detox

If drinking eight glasses of water a day is good for your body what is the equivalent of this for digitally detoxing your mind?

Thursday morning in Atlanta, Georgia, I am attending our quarterly business coaching session with Ray Sclafani, CEO and Founder of Clientwise.  Of course, I use technology to get my day started.  No need for the old fashion wake up call, I set my alarm on my Fitbit to wake me for a morning run before spending a day with a dozen of my peers.

Compared to Atlanta, Richardson Texas is damn flat.  That was the amazing awakening as I turned right out of the hotel for a morning run.  It is good to get out and see pine trees and less humidity than we have had in North Texas. (more…)

Father’s Day 2016

Father’s Day 2016

Father’s Day – food, fun, and stories told.   We take a break this weekend from our Financial Olympian™ conversations to share with you,our memories of Dad. We want you to join us in laughter and memories as we shake the cobwebs off of the past and bring our stories into your present.

I encourage you to read them all and enjoy making memories with your Dad and your children this weekend.

Wondering if I will get a book or socks this weekend – Michael

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Is Your LinkedIn Profile Powerful or Puny?

Is Your LinkedIn Profile Powerful or Puny?

 

Are you looking for a job, or trying to grow your business network?

Do you have a Powerful LinkedIn Profile?

Are you and I connected on LinkedIn?

(Click here for Michael Tannery’s Powerful LinkedIn Profile)

A no answer to any of these might be a hurdle that you want to overcome in working towards your personal business and financial success.

The latest survey data says a full 94% of potential clients’ today use social media in their evaluation of a prospective business. And yet people are puzzled, or at least, skeptical as to why tools like LinkedIn are such a game changer.

Two every second: That’s how many people join LinkedIn as new members, many of whom hope to exploit the platform’s rich resource for industry contacts, new clients and partnership opportunities.

That means that by the time you finish reading this article, you’ll have on average 350 people and counting to compete with for the professional world’s attention. What you do with your LinkedIn profile can mean the difference between garnering views as compared to converting those views in taking the next step of building a relationship with you.

With over 1 billion searches per day for names and companies, LinkedIn is your opportunity to build your business reputation, expand your professional network and help companies and connections know who you are and what you do.

Imagine if you could permanently run an ad in a world newspaper selling the best of “you” — and that anyone with any opportunity, whether it is a job offer, a consulting gig, or a business deal, could find you. That’s LinkedIn.

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