52 Weeks of Plan, Do, Track - Week 25: Building Connection & Community While Strengthening Your Personal Brand on Social Media
Week 25 Focus – Building Connection & Community While Strengthening Your Personal Brand on Social Media
Focus Question: What does building connection and community mean for you? Why is this important?
Connection and community are yearned for by many operating in the virtual and small business space. What are the ways you want to build stronger connection with others, and create more community? This week’s focus is on using social media as an avenue to build more connection and community.
As a virtual business it’s likely that many of your days are spent operating solo, bouncing in and out of virtual calls with people who might be hours, and time zones, away from you. Isolation is often seen as a downside to virtual work. Virtual and remote professionals may be more proactive in exploring various avenues for creating community and connection.
In building community consider these questions:
Review or create your strategy around social media. What’s the purpose? What are you doing to do, WHEN?
What can you do to magnify your message? Consider how you can magnify and repurpose. What can you share different spins on the same item across platforms? For example, if you have written an article on something, could you pull out a couple of quotes to make it a tweet, or serve as a quote graphic? Could that same article become the seeds of a presentation?
Review visibility tips.
Consider what your strengths are and what your key message is.
Connection to the Workbook and Planner
The Monthly and Daily Trackers in the planner section of the Coaching Business Builder and PlanDoTrack can be used to track how much time you are spending on promotion, the different channels, as well as what impact you are getting.
Use the Content Planner to make a plan you can execute on.
Check out the Don’t Just Do it Once! Tool in the content section so you can think about magnifying your message.
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