Recently, I had a chance to read a copy of the book, #BEMORE: 77 Secrets To Your Powerful Life by Sandi Krakowski.
For those of you who aren’t familiar with Sandi, she’s a social media influencer, been featured on Forbes and has an astounding 750,000+ fans on Facebook.
This is a pretty amazing feat, considering she doesn’t have any prior social media background!
Having seen her success, I was eager to read her new book.
Here is my review of #BEMORE: 77 Secrets To Your Powerful Life.
Review: #BEMORE: 77 Secrets To Your Powerful Life
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Just the other day, I was cleaning off my bookshelf to make room for some new books when I came across a fun little book that I had tucked away called No One Cares What You Had for Lunch: 100 Ideas for Your Blog. While this book may seem a little dated because everyone is blogging now, it really isn’t because while this book focuses on different ideas that you can use on your blog, it also focuses on the importance of getting topics of conversation out in the open and not just in your head.
Case in point, when consulting with other businesses, I often overhear clients talking about how no one cares about what they have to say. On the contrary, that’s not necessarily the case. In fact, for some reason, we’re afraid to talk about something because we have a fear of ruffling a few feathers. What eventually happens is that we keep our thoughts and ideas bottled up and don’t put them to use.
While talking about controversial topics can get some people upset, don’t let it because blogging can be a great outlet. In fact, here are a few things that this book can teach you about yourself:
- How to swallow your pride
- Being defensive – and sticking up for yourself and your ideas
- Finding like minds
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What top 10 books would I recommend for you if you are getting started with social media or are currently using it and looking to get better at it and improve your engagement with fans and customers? Here are my top 10 social media books with an explanation as to why I believe they are important to you and how they can help you improve your online engagement on social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and others.
- Likeable Social Media
- Think Before You Engage
- The Mesh
- Steve Jobs
- Ready Aim Fire
- How We Decide
- CrushIt! by Gary Vaynerchuk
- Trust Agents
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