How to Stand Out by Where You Sit Down

How to stand out

If you didn’t think it was important before, you will change your mind after reading this post about exerting your authority and leadership skills in a meeting.

Where you sit at the conference table during a business meeting really does matter.

At the Head of the Table

Sit at the head of the table and

Your Voice Mail Message is as Important as Any Presentation

Who called?

“Hithisisjohnpleasecallmebackat2193046013.”

Who is leaving this phone message!

What? Who? You’ve no doubt received a voice message like this one that is completely unintelligible. These kinds of calls are high on our list of pet peeves.

Speak S-l-o-w-l-y and Clearly

The idea for this post came to us a few days ago when we

Getting Your Key Messages into Media Interviews

Did you get in your key messages?

In a recent post, we discussed techniques to move your name to the top of the list when reporters are seeking experts for media interviews.

Now that you’ve gone through media training and booked the interview, how do you improve your chances of having reporters use

Reporters are Searching for You. Are You Ready for a Media Interview NOW?

We can all agree that times have changed … and keep changing. Today, how to pitch reporters is very different from the way it used to be. It’s still true that a media pitch with a compelling subject line and a dazzling story idea will still likely grab a reporter’s attention.

But the Internet offers