Ignite Your Brand Through Online Video: Meeting Recap

Are you ready to ignite your brand — bombshell style?  Ellie Scarborough is founder and principle of Media Bombshell. After reporting on NBC for seven years & founding a popular online business devoted to helping women get over heartbreak, she developed a unique process for building “bombshell brands” quickly. Now she works exclusively with visionary business owners who are serious about positively impacting…

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This is Not Your Mother’s Social Media!: Meeting Recap

We talked new media at new levels!  Tolly Moseley spoke about how to find out what your blog’s special sauce is, and share how she went beyond Facebook and Twitter to leverage sponsor relationships, freelance writing and video work. Combined with her knowledge as a book publicist, she shared what editors are looking for in freelance writers, and how to pitch yourself for story…

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Poised, Polished, Prepared: Communicating Your Personal Brand Effectively: Meeting Recap

At least 80% of communication between humans is non-verbal. We infer meaning from the style and color of someone’s clothes, their grooming habits, body language and behavior. Do you understand how your non-verbal communication style is impacting your professional success? Julie Lara, of Lara Executive Image, clarified for us the mental and physical attributes needed for a ‘poised’ professional presence, identify…

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Power Pointless – Interactive Strategies for Presentations: Meeting Recap

Freelancers can gain a lot of traction in promoting themselves as experts in their fields by speaking, presenting, and training. But many presenters, especially new ones, tend to be reluctant to let go of PowerPoint and rely on themselves and their audience to keep a group engaged. The key is to give the audience a voice and let them contribute content…

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How to Connect With Clients and Prospects to Stay Top of Mind: Meeting Recap

With summer approaching, how can you stay top of mind with your clients between projects and erratic schedules? Steve Harper, speaker, business strategist and author of The Ripple Effect, spoke at our June 2012 Freelance Austin meeting about new ways to manage contacts and reach out to clients and prospects to develop and maintain stronger connections. Steve Harper has become one of the most sought-after speakers and business…

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How To Use Video to Market Your Business: Meeting Recap

As a business owner, telling your story is a critical part of growing your business. How can you make the best use of video to engage your clients and prospects, boost website traffic and improve conversions? Rubén Cantú, an award-winning filmmaker and founder of CORE Media Enterprises, will share tips on making video part of your marketing arsenal in May. Ruben…

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