Here’s what experts are saying
“This book will show you exactly how to take charge of your business, career, and brand.” — John Jantsch, author of Duct Tape Marketing and The Commitment Engine
“Miriam and Hannah deliver a clear, practical, results-oriented map to use social networking to grow your career and business. Read it and watch your brand, profile and opportunities soar. A must for every career professional.”
—Pamela Slim, Business Coach and Author, Escape from Cubicle Nation
“If you want to succeed in business today, you better learn how to use social networks to your advantage. This easy to read guide will help you stand out online, connect to your audience and build a more successful business.”
—Dan Schawbel, author of Promote Yourself: The New Rules For Career Success
Social Networking for Business Success is the perfect primer for anyone starting a business, whether as a side hustler or solopreneur. The book is jam-packed with clear, concise, useful tips for today’s dynamic world of work. Even after two years of running my own web-based business, I made many discoveries through this helpful guide, from social media tools to SEO to how to better engage with customers across emerging platforms like Pinterest. This is the modern-day business bootcamp I wish I had when I was starting out!”
—Jenny Blake, author of Life After College: The Complete Guide to Getting What You Want
The Internet has created a new breed of entrepreneur. They’re smarter, faster, and more equipped for startup success because they know how to harness the power of the open web. Social Networking for Business Success helps aspiring entrepreneurs and seasoned business owners alike level the playing field in this brave new world.
—Ryan Paugh, Co-Founder of Brazen Careerist and The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC)
“As online channels have grown in influence and span, new pathways for career development have opened up. Social Networking for Business Success is a useful guide for navigating these opportunities — offering clear, cost-effective ways to use online channels to grow your personal brand, expertise and audience. More than just a primer, Social Networking for Business Success walks through concrete tactics and tools for developing a social media following, optimizing for search and paid ads responsibly and setting goals for your independent business.”
—Meghan Anderson, Inbound Marketing Manager, HubSpot, on Deloitte’s list of top ten fastest-growing technology companies
Social Networking for Business Success is a fantastic book that summarizes a lot of the lessons I learned the hard way starting my own business. Miriam and Hannah realize that time is precious, so this book doesn’t have any fluff. It’s full of tons of immediately actionable, practical tips. As a bonus, it was really easy and fun to read. It’s a great investment in your business success.
—Pete Kistler, Co-founder, Brandyourself.com, a top five collegiate start-up, Entrepreneur Magazine
“Miriam and Hannah have combined forces to bring us a guide to leveraging social networking and online media that is as broad in its scope as it is deep in its wisdom. If you’re looking for advice on how to get started on a – or rev up your existing – online business, this is the first book you should be reading.”
—Neal Schaffer, Author of Maximize Your Social
This book provides a soup to nuts education on how to launch a business online. Read it and you won’t waste any time figuring out how to get started.
In today’s economy, everyone should think about how to market themselves as if they were a business or brand. Social Networking for Business Success simplifies this process for new entrepreneurs and for business owners who know they need to ramp up their online presence to stay competitive.
—David Riklan, Founder – SelfGrowth.com, # 1 Self Improvement Website on the Internet
“As a real estate and mobility expert, I know the value of relationships and growing and maintaining a strong network to succeed. Social Networking for Business Success provides exactly the information small business owners need now to be successful in this competitive marketplace. I highly recommend it.”
—Jill Heineck, Heineck Relocation Partners
Starting and running a business is hard work, but never in history has it been so easy to connect with an audience, find a customer, or market your brand. Social media allows anyone to connect with the entire world given a little work and very little money. This book shows you how to do it right.
Whether you are starting a side business, going out on your own or even running an established business this book can help you leverage social media to advertise and market your product or service.
I found it very informative for my consulting business and have implemented many of its recommendations. I highly suggest you do the same!
—David Linton, Founder, Arobase Group – An Apple Consultant Company
“I’m the moxie Miriam and Hannah describe in this book — a full-time employee with a flourishing business on the side for nearly nine years, and I’ve found lots of helpful tips in this book. When I began my business, social media was in its infancy, and I’ve been teaching myself along the way. This book offers “one-stop shopping” for the basics and more. It will allow me to tune up my efforts!
— Megan Cartier, Owner, Flow Yoga and Senior Vice President, Marketing, Wells Fargo
Social media can feel like a blur to some business owners or entrepreneurs and a waste of time to others. The smart folks, however, understand the tremendous opportunity to use these tools – they just don’t know how to do so effectively. Lucky for them that Social Networking for Business Success has arrived. It’s a practical and smart guide to the effective use of social media today for business. And well worth the investment.
—Tim Tyrell-Smith, marketing consultant, branding and business strategy at Fix, Build and Drive
When it comes to marketing and growing a business, having a website or a Facebook page is only the beginning. If you’re going to be truly successful, you need to have the right tools and the right strategy in place so you can make the most of your efforts and ultimately stand out from the competition.
In Social Networking for Business Success, authors Miriam Salpeter and Hannah Morgan call upon their extensive experience working directly with entrepreneurs to create a comprehensive guide designed to help you launch and grow an online business. Filled with strategies and tactics, recommended resources, and helpful tips—this book is a must read for aspiring entrepreneurs.
—Shawn Graham, Small Business Marketer and author of Blogging For Small Badass Business.