Your LinkedIn Journey as a Slideshare Presentation

Upload, Share, and Discover Content on SlideShare

LinkedIn purchased Slideshare sometime ago and since then we have seen increased integration including embedding slideshares on your LinkedIn profile. This close relationships continues with this latest integration. Slideshare can now create a presentation of your LinkedIn profile. This presentation is a little different to the usual powerpoint. As well as the taller format you can also cursor down and across the presentation. As an example see mine below:

My Three Words for 2014 (quick version)

I recently attended an event with Rob Brown, the well known expert on referral marketing, who introduced me to the idea of picking three words to focus your year, The idea is from Chris Brogan’s blog where he has been picking his own words and encouraging others to do so as well for many years. [...]


Embedding Google+ Posts on your own Website

After previously postting about embedding music on your website it’s now the turn of Google+ to get an embed option. By clicking on the top right down arrow on each post you should see the option (on public posts) to embed: Copy and paste the code into the HTML of any web page and you [...]


Embedding Spotify on WordPress

With the release of the latest version of WordPress 3.6 have increased the media that you can embed on your site from 3rd party services including music sites Spotify and rdio. WordPress supports the oEmbed format although at first glance it is looks easy to embed on a WordPress site that are a few things [...]


New Google+ Profile buttons on it’s 2nd Birthday

Google+ is celebrating its 2nd Birthday with some new profile buttons for profile and pages:


Spend less time in email – use Google Mail Keyboard Shortcuts

One of the best features of Google Mail is the extensive keyboard shortcuts. Press ? at any time in Google Mail in a browser and all Shortcuts are shown:


SPEED Plus Presentations Slides and Links

I gave a presentation this weekend for SPEED Plus at the very nice Warwick Conference Centre I particularly like this video which has some great headline statistics and facts: The presentation promotes the Socialnomincs book by Eric Qualman – Socialnomics: How Social Media Transforms the Way We Live and Do Business


Export your contacts out of Linkedin

A feature that many Linkedin users do not often use (or maybe even know about) is exporting their contacts out. With more and more of us having many contacts in Linkedin the export function is a great feature not only for creating a backup of our contacts but also to transfer or update our contacts [...]


A Taste of the Cloud Presentation – Prime Accountants

This week I gave a talk with Prime Accountants in Coventry on Cloud Computing and the benefits to business. The slides are available below:


Social Media talk to CIPD June 2012

I recently spoke to the Black Country branch of the CIPD (Chartered Institute oF Personnel and Development) about Social Media and have posted the slide on Slideshare as below: