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The True Benefits of Using Social Media

The True Benefits of Using Social Media

July 16, 2012 Comments Off on The True Benefits of Using Social Media

You’ve likely heard the sentiment expressed by many people that “The best thing about social media is that it’s free!” While it’s true that we don’t technically have to pay to use Facebook or

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How to Play the Post / Tweet Game Effectively

How to Play the Post / Tweet Game Effectively

July 12, 2012 Comments Off on How to Play the Post / Tweet Game Effectively

Outside of meeting them in person, the best way to engage your fan base, or at least those whom you have influence over is social media. (I know shocker right?) While that sounds easy

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Why Personal Branding Is So Important As a TV Host

Why Personal Branding Is So Important As a TV Host

June 1, 2012 Comments Off on Why Personal Branding Is So Important As a TV Host

  A brand is the emotional and psychological relationship you have with your audience. Strong brands elicit emotions, and sometime physiological responses from those watching. What happens when you take the time to develop

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What’s Your Story?

What’s Your Story?

May 31, 2012 Comments Off on What’s Your Story?

  We all know what our story is because we’ve lived it everyday, but how often have you tried to verbalize it to others? Does it come out smooth or do you have a

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Developing Trust In Your Own Abilities

Developing Trust In Your Own Abilities

May 30, 2012 Comments Off on Developing Trust In Your Own Abilities

  A few years back when I first got into TV hosting, I encountered a real personal dilemma. I had previously been on-the-air doing news for almost 6 years. This experience allowed me to

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The Big Stage – Are You Prepared?

The Big Stage – Are You Prepared?

May 29, 2012 Comments Off on The Big Stage – Are You Prepared?

  This past weekend, I had a fun opportunity cross my path. I was hired as the Ring Announcer for Friday Night Live MMA fights on HDNET. I was a great event and good

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Guest Blog: 5 Steps to Building Your Platform

Guest Blog: 5 Steps to Building Your Platform

May 28, 2012 Comments Off on Guest Blog: 5 Steps to Building Your Platform

One of the blogs I pay attention to almost daily is that of a man named Michael Hyatt. He is a former Publishing House CEO and now spends most of his time doing the

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The Power of Questions In Figuring Out Your Brand

The Power of Questions In Figuring Out Your Brand

May 25, 2012 Comments Off on The Power of Questions In Figuring Out Your Brand

Before you go try and build your brand online and develop a presence you first need to know who you are, what differentiates you from others, and what makes you compelling to people? Most

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A Lesson We Can All Learn From Mike Rowe

A Lesson We Can All Learn From Mike Rowe

May 23, 2012 Comments Off on A Lesson We Can All Learn From Mike Rowe

His show Dirty Jobs begins with the following intro: “My name is Mike Rowe and this is my job. I explore the country looking for people who aren’t afraid to get dirty. Hard working

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Why Your Personal Brand Is Your Career Foundation

Why Your Personal Brand Is Your Career Foundation

May 22, 2012 Comments Off on Why Your Personal Brand Is Your Career Foundation

For the next 4 weeks, I want to really help you lay a strong foundation for your hosting career. There are so many elements that go into becoming a TV host, but few are

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