Top 27 Ways to Use Your Toastmasters Experience

Posted by on February 8, 2013 at 7:12 am

As the second in my series of “When Firing Your Boss Isn’t an Option” series, I have come up with a list of 27 ways to use your Toastmasters experience to its fullest. Joining or Attending Toastmasters is actually tip #2 on my 27 Free or Inexpensive Ways to Drive Your Career and Build Your […]

Turn Accomplishments into Money Stories

Posted by on January 8, 2013 at 4:44 am

Your accomplishments, successes, triumphs, feats, coups, and even failures can be, and most often should be, collected in your Money Story repertoire. As speakers, and business owners successful on Social Media, we know the value and power of a story to foster a connection, grow credibility, and make a point. Stories help craft and represent […]

The Real Power of Behance And LinkedIn

Posted by on November 5, 2012 at 8:38 pm

The Power of Behance is not only in the tool – it’s in the freedom it creates and the control it provides. Behance and Linkedin is a partnership which broadens the borders. While caught up in my presentation delivery on the power of LinkedIn & other social media channels in driving the power of You3  […]

Smart Social Media Partnerships

Posted by on September 20, 2012 at 12:55 pm

Would you like to tap into new markets whether you are a business, professional, or a blogger? Time to look at things a new way. How are you creatively using Social Media in your business (or professional career) to increase engagement, build relationships, inspire dreams, and drive experience? Yvonne Condes, @momsla, was invited by CBS “The […]

7 Tips to Bootstrap Your Marketing Materials

Posted by on September 3, 2012 at 4:32 am

What Does Your Marketing Image Say About You? The power of a ‘theme” and cohesive design.  Many misunderstand it – many don’t put much belief in it. But I believe in the power of design to tell a story, to promote a message, and to represent the branding of an individual through carefully crafted visuals. It […]

USP 101: Thought Provoking Questions

Posted by on August 16, 2012 at 2:00 am

To create your USP [Unique Selling Proposition] or YSP [You-nique or your ‘Y’ (why) Selling Proposition], requires much introspection, and one that most don’t want to take the time to do. When you are confident and in touch with your strengths and skills, you already own your USP. For the rest of us that requires some […]