Apr 3, 2012

Better Leadership Through Social Media
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Executives should look at specific social media as a personal toolbox for improving their practice of leadership. Indeed, leadership, like life, is constantly changing and it is important to be open to new things that happen there. [note mg]

 

“Join a new online network? I’d love to!”

 

In 15 years of helping business, government and nonprofit leaders make strategic choices about digital technology, I’ve yet to hear an executive utter those words.

 

Sometimes that’s due to the risks of public embarrassment or conflict that come with online engagement. Sometimes it’s painful memories of previous tech projects that ran over budget and behind schedule. And sometimes it’s because executives would rather interact face-to-face than keyboard-to-keyboard.

 

But always, I hear a common concern: How can I add another platform, task list or set of relationships to my already full plate?

 

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Martin Gysler

I am a NETWORKER and SOCIAL MEDIA GEEK. Entrepreneur and autodidact, I like freedom, talk about interesting stuff, music, travel, lifestyle and much more!

Active as entrepreneur and convinced autodidact for over twenty years, I choose since many years networking and social media activities.

Throughout this long period I was active in the commercial sector; insurance, real estate, health, well-being..., a wide range of knowledge, where I gained a lot of experience, expertise and know-be! Today, my main objective is to develop a global activity (Networking - Social Media - People Building) with people who have the same vision of life and quality of life to have success together!

If you need support to develop a strategy for your online presence, feel free to CONTACT ME!

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I am a NETWORKER and SOCIAL MEDIA GEEK. Entrepreneur and autodidact, I like freedom, talk about interesting stuff, music, travel, lifestyle and much more! Active as entrepreneur and convinced autodidact for over twenty years, I choose since many years networking and social media activities. Throughout this long period I was active in the commercial sector; insurance, real estate, health, well-being..., a wide range of knowledge, where I gained a lot of experience, expertise and know-be! Today, my main objective is to develop a global activity (Networking - Social Media - People Building) with people who have the same vision of life and quality of life to have success together! If you need support to develop a strategy for your online presence, feel free to CONTACT ME!

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