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September 24, 201411:39 PM

Blogger Burnout tagged “Author”

It's not just blogs. There's burnout at every social media turn. Maybe not on the consumption side, but on the creation/publishing side. A very long time ago, I wrote a post about the quality versus quantity of brands and posting... Read more

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August 5, 201411:49 PM

Want Great Content? Get Better At Conducting Interviews tagged “Author”

You see a lot of content. I see a lot of content. Here's a real scenario: an author comes out with a new business book and they do the rounds online. Sadly, what we're all subjected to, is the same... Read more

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July 29, 201411:32 PM

The Only Consumer That Matters tagged “Author”

Who is really a customer of yours? I often get to hang out backstage at conferences and events. When you have that kind of access to other speakers, business leaders and authors, it would be silly not to take advantage... Read more

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June 24, 201411:37 PM

Sharing, Celebrating And Selling Your Favorite Authors tagged “Author”

There is nothing that inspires me more than a great book. Yes, I love the power of connecting to content on blogs, Facebook, Twitter, magazines (Fast Company, Wired, etc...), online publications (Quartz, Lost At E Minor, PSFK, etc...), but if... Read more

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June 4, 201411:52 PM

Finding Your Best Work In The Best Work Space tagged “Author”

Where do you do your best work? Before you answer that question, think about this: do you really know the best environment for you to pull out your best work? It seems easy to define. For most, it's either work... Read more

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April 21, 201411:02 PM

The Maturity Gap tagged “Author”

Does your age make you any smarter? I know some pretty stupid people who are cranking past 60, and I know some pretty impressive minds of people who are not even 25 yet. Still, I think maturity and experience does... Read more

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March 7, 2014 4:29 PM

A Foolproof Way To Building A Great Story tagged “Author”

If you are in business and you are trying to tell your story, you have to watch this. I am thrilled that Steven Pressfield decided to post these two videos on YouTube. I'm a huge Pressfield fan (you can listen... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 5, 201411:28 PM

It's All Just Dumb Luck tagged “Author”

Selling a lot of books is very hard. Making a video go viral is very hard. Creating a billion dollar company is very hard. It's a story that I will never forget. Back in 2008, I was prepping the release... Read more

By Mitch Joel


November 15, 2013 1:12 PM

World-Changing Ideas, The Future Of Work And No Pants tagged “Author”

Care to work in your underwear? Scott Berkun wanted to write a different kind of book. He has already done quite well with professional speaking and writing business books like Making Things Happen, The Myths of Innovation and Confessions of... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 5, 2013 7:59 AM

Unlock Your Creative Genius tagged “Author”

How many times has someone promised you the ability to help you unlock your creative genius? I get it all of the time. I fall for it, more often that I would care to admit. But, the one person who... Read more

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August 21, 2013 6:31 AM

Are Creative Types Just A Bunch Of Slackers? tagged “Author”

When you think of creative types, what do you think of? If they are creatives and they work in the marketing industry, most people think of individuals wearing shorts, t-shirts and bouncing rubbery objects off of their walls until its... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 11, 201310:31 PM

Are We At The Beginning Or The End Of Publishing? tagged “Author”

What would you make out of a question like that? Regardless, that was the exact question that Alistair Croll (co-author of Lean Analytics, BitCurrent, Year One Labs and one of my weekly link buddies) asked of Hugh McGuire (PressBooks, LibriVox,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


May 16, 2013 2:15 PM

Supporting Those You Like - CTRL ALT Delete Comes Out Next Week tagged “Author”

My new book, CTRL ALT Delete, comes out next week. It took well-over six months of concentrated effort to write my second book, CTRL ALT Delete, which comes out on May 21st, 2013. The thing is this: you would have... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 23, 2013 8:01 AM

The Filter, The Advisor And Your Personal Advisory Board tagged “Author”

What would Malcolm Gladwell do? One of the easiest ways to guide my professional and community life has been to find and build my own, personal, advisory board. But, here's the thing: the people who are on this highly personal... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 22, 201311:39 AM

Buy Your Way To The Top tagged “Author”

There's a (not so) dirty little secret that authors don't like to tell... You can buy your way to the top. Literally. The Wall Street Journal ran an article yesterday titled, The Mystery of the Book Sales Spike. It's a... Read more

By Mitch Joel


August 3, 2012 3:43 PM

The Finish Line tagged “Author”

If I only had a few more hours... or a couple of more days... How long does a creative idea take? I was on a very long flight overseas last week and managed to watch a documentary about the rock... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 28, 2011 2:37 PM

Two Great Questions tagged “Author”

Whether you're about to interview someone for a job or heading out to a networking dinner... Here are two questions about business that will either take someone completely off guard or engage you - head on - in a deep... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 9, 2011 8:43 PM

The New Disruption tagged “Author”

When digital mingles with our physical lives, everything changes. I'm a bit of a bookworm (#nerdalert). I'm doing my best to read one book every week (but failing miserably). The way I buy books has changed dramatically in the best... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 19, 201110:16 PM

The Problem With The Status Quo tagged “Author”

Stop me if you've heard this one before: "technology is the great disruptor." In the fight against technology and the status quo, when have we ever seen the status quo win (and no, The Matrix and The Terminator do not... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 30, 2011 9:57 PM

A Basic PR Blunder That Most PR Professionals Make... Constantly tagged “Author”

Public Relation professionals do the darndest things. Some background first: I practiced journalism, worked in communications and did a stint in a PR agency before shifting full bore into marketing and communications. My journey (which includes this Blog) has also... Read more

By Mitch Joel


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