Join Dave Crenshaw for an in-depth discussion in this video Building an online network, part of Thought Leadership (2012).
Now let's talk about how you can build an online network.…In becoming an authority, it's certainly nice to be invited by other people to…speak as a guest expert.…Imagine though if you were the one inviting experts to speak to the group you lead.…That's exactly what I'm talking about when I suggest that you create your…own online network.…Before I go through some of the concepts behind this, here is a caution.…If you're working for a company you want to be very careful not to violate…any company policy.…
When I talk about building a social network, I am referring to building your…perceived authority by becoming the leader of other leaders.…Let's say that I'm an expert in organic gardening, or least I want to become an expert.…I can go onto a social networking site such as Facebook and create a group for…organic gardening enthusiasts.…I might even get more specific, such as creating a group for organic gardening in…Phoenix, which would focus it geographically, or organic gardening on the patio,…
This course is one of a series of five Dave Crenshaw courses based on his Invaluable teaching methodology for professional development.
- Discovering areas where you can contribute thought leadership
- Developing company knowledge that makes you an expert
- Building an authority ladder externally
- Gaining publicity
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 01/03/2012. What changed?
A: This course was retitled, streamlined, and refined throughout, resulting in a slightly shorter runtime. We also added new graphics and a new welcome movie.