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2014-08-05 – DM – Building Relationships

We’ve all had those experiences where we’re at a social gathering and somebody just wants to talk about work … or worse, takes advantage of that social tranquility and interrupts with a commercial for their product or service. There’s a time and a place to provide more information, and follow-up. But don’t YOU be that pushy salesman at the backyard cookout.

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Social media platforms follow the same principles. DON’T pitch, pitch, pitch. Instead, spend the bulk of your social media time relating to people … focusing on lifestyle with a subtle tie to your business. One out of seven posts should definitely be pitching your product. After all, you do have a business to promote. But, keept the rest focused on lifestyle, interests, encouragement, and similar topics.