SPI 139: How to Work a Room and Socialize for Success – with Susan RoAne

Put me in a room full of people I know, and I'm as comfortable as I can be. Put me in a room with strangers or people I don't really know that well, and I usually hide in a corner somewhere. Today, I'm happy to welcome Susan Roane who is here to help us become better at socializing - how to be good in a room - a skill that is of utmost important today if you want to get ahead in your business and in life. Check it out!

How to Grow Your Blog Audience By Building Relationships with Other Bloggers – The Ultimate Guide

One of the biggest lessons I've learned while building multiple successful blogs and businesses is this: you cannot go it alone. Each and every milestone I've had was the result of people I've built a relationship with. In this post, you'll learn a system for connecting to other bloggers and entrepreneurs online that will help take your blog and business to the next level. Check it out...

How to Keep a Forum Extremely Active – Engagement Tips from 5 Pros

I've always been a big fan of forums. Even before I started running my own online business 5 years ago, I was always participating in forum discussions centered around several different topics - from architecture to college football, and even Magic the Gathering cards. Within these forums I learned a ton of information, I made a lot [...]

My Monthly Report – September 2011

Welcome to my September 2011 monthly report! Every month I write a detailed report about my online businesses. I do this not only to help me keep track of my progress, but also to show you what's working for me, and what's not. In my monthly reports I always include an extremely detailed breakdown of the [...]

R.A.O.K Friday

As I write this post, I'm actually 30,000+ feet in the air in flight to Chicago for the Financial Blogger's Conference. Yay for Wi-Fi! I didn't have a scheduled post because I've been preparing for my presentation all week, but I wanted to take this time, en route, to tell you a quick story. I [...]

How to Manage Relationships Online Like a Pro (For Free)

Relationship management is the idea of organizing the interactions that you have with other people. It's a simple idea, but it's not simply implemented - especially as your blog, business and brand begin to flourish. When I first started blogging it was very easy for me to remember who contacted me, when, and for what [...]