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Meet Our Social Media Myth-Busters
I offer my humble and deep appreciation for all of our myth busters. This book is enriched because of their contribution. Take to heart and put into action the insights, tips and tools they have recommended and woven throughout the book for they are golden.
There were even more enriching insights that each myth-buster shared during our interviews. Luckily because of social media, we recorded most of these interviews using Google hangouts. The original live interviews are available on the blog.
Here is a little highlight about each myth-buster and where you can find more about them.
Special thanks to Joel Comm for generously offering to write the Foreword and for being a great encourager and mentor from the start.
Joel Comm: Web Pioneer, Serial Entrepreneur, NY Times Best Seller, International speaker, Consultant (www.JoelComm.com)
Jenn August: An internationally recognized Speaker, the Success Mindset Expert and Founder of a global phone networking organization Women’s Success Tribe, where women create profitable business connections that last! (JennAugust.com)
Larry Benet: World renowned connector and founder of SANG Events and keynote speaker. (LarryBenet.com)
Deb Cole: Authored 1st Book on Twitter: Twitter Revolution, New Media Consultant, News Go-to-Girl, Marketing Director for New Media Expo (@NMX), speaker and unofficial racecar driver. (CoachDeb.tv)
Emmanuel Dagher: #1 International Best Selling Author, Expansion Catalyst, Transformation Specialist, Intuitive & Humanitarian whose priority is to reconnect those who are ready back to their greatest potential. (EmmanuelDagher.com)
Tina Dietz MS, NCC: International small business and lifestyle design expert known as “The Voice 10,000 Thriving Businesses.” (ThisIsTinaDietz.com)
Teresa de Grosbois: International speaker, 3X bestselling author and influence expert sought by entrepreneurs and writers wanting to better understand how local word of mouth can suddenly turn epidemic. Founder of the Evolutionary Business Council. (WildfireWS.com)
Karen Dietz: Business story-telling speaker and consultant. Author of “Business Storytelling For Dummies”. Top global curator in business storytelling. (JustStoryIt.com)
Melonie Dodaro: Bestselling author of The LinkedIn Code and dubbed by the media as Canada’s #1 LinkedIn Expert. Top 10 Social Media Blogs by Social Media Examiner helping businesses & sales teams leverage LinkedIn & social media marketing. (TopDogSocialMedia.com)
Carol Dodsley: Also known as the G+How2Girl, leading Google+ and Hangouts Trainer, consultant and Google+ top contributor. Creator of GPlus and Hangout Professionals and author of the #1 best-selling book A DivaPreneurs guide to Google+. (CarolDodsley.com)
Denise Gosnell: Author of 8 business and technology books, attorney and member of the bar of Indiana and the United States Patent & Trademark Office. She focuses on serving publishing, technology, and related companies on intellectual property, licensing, Internet, and related legal matters. (GosnesllAssoc.com)
Stephanie Gunning: bestselling author, editor, and publishing consultant specializing in books on the topics of health, spirituality, self-help, business, memoir, and new thought. (LincolnSquareBooks.com)
Samantha Hartley: Founder & President of Enlightened Marketing helping experts and entrepreneurs create Jaw-dropping Client-getting Messages™ that attract perfect clients. (EnlightenedMarketing.com)
James Hickey: James Hickey is one of the top leaders in the Internet Marketing industry for Business Owners, Entrepreneurs and Start Up Companies. He also created the Internet Marketing Training Center in January 2011 to train individuals to become Internet Marketing Consultants. (InternetMarketingTrainingCenter.Net)
Nicole Jolie: A new media expert who combines the power of social media with savvy online marketing to create socially smashing results for her clients using the potential of the Internet to deliver messaging and branding that makes an impact. (SociallySmashing.com)
Holly Kolman: Relationship management / Social Media Strategist specializing in Twitter to grow authority and follower numbers for Authors, Speakers, Leaders, Business Owners and Executives so they can attract media opportunities, speaking engagements and sales. (HollyKolman.com)
Natalie Ledwell: Best-selling author, speaker and Life Improvement Crusader and founder Mind Movies LLC (NatalieLedwell.com)
Elaine Lindsay: Google Plus evangelist, social media consultant, speaker and host of Business Banter Plus TV. Dean of Digital Media for Social Buzz U. (TROOLSocial.com)
Gail Martin: Bestselling fiction and non-fiction author with more than 14 books published. international speaker and social media expert. (DreamSpinnerCommunications.com)
Sharon McRill: President of The Betty Brigade a full service relocation, moving coordination, event planning, personal assistance and concierge company. (TheBettyBrigade.com)
Lisa Mininni: Business Systems and Hardwiring Expert, speaker and best selling author of “Me, Myself and Why” and creator of The Entrepreneurial Edge System. (ExcellerateAssociates.com)
Sierra Modro: Technology evangelist, speaker, and consultant who brings clarity to complexity. It’s Tech Savvy – Simplified. (SierraModro.com)
Julie Renee: America’s Brain Rejuvenation Expert, author and survivor of atomic bomb testing and multiple cancers who uses Cellular Quantum Mechanics to regenerate cells, tissues and organs. (JulieRenee.com)
Kathryn Rose: Best selling author of 9 books, social media strategist and co-founder, Social Buzz Club, LLC (amazon.com/author/katrose)
Tar’Lese Rideaux: Network marketer, Instagram marketing consultant and creator of the Insta-Influence course. (Insta-Influence.com)
Ted Rubin: Social Marketing Strategist, Keynote Speaker, Brand Evangelist and Acting CMO of Brand Innovators. In March 2009 he started using and evangelizing the term ROR, Return on Relationship (book published January 2013), hashtag #RonR. (TedRubin.com)
Neal Schaffer: Global social media speaker, author of Maximize Your Social and two LinkedIn books, social media strategy consultant, and founder of the social business blog Maximize Social Business. (MaximizeYourSocial.com)
Lisa Steadman: Relationship expert, bestselling author, writer/producer, media personality, and highly sought after voice for women who are redefining what Having It All looks like. (LisaSteadman.com)
Brandee Sweesy: Leading Hangout Marketing Expert with 20 years marketing and public speaking experience she helps thought leaders and businesses to Engage! Ignite! Expand!® their audiences with all forms of Live Video. (HangoutsForBusiness.com)
Andrea Vahl: Social media consultant, speaker, co-author of Facebook Marketing All-In-One For Dummies and also double as, Grandma Mary -Social Media Edutainer. (AndreaVahl.com)
Viveka von Rosen: Author of best-selling “LinkedIn Marketing: An Hour A Day” and internationally known as the “LinkedIn Expert”. Ranked Forbes 20 most influential women 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. (LinkedIntoBusiness.com)
Denise Wakeman: Your Guide to Better Visibility on the Web. Online Business Strategist, Founder of The Blog Squad, Co-Founder of The Future of Ink, and Host of the popular Hangout show Adventures in Visibility. (DeniseWakeman.com)
Huge thank you Sheri Horn Hasan for editing the manuscript in record time.