Hey there, thanks for stopping by. It’s Mic Johnson here, and I wanted to share some thoughts on the only real goal I have in my life. I’ve heard countless “experts” on life and business over the years talk about the importance of setting goals. Now, to be sure, there’s nothing wrong with setting goals. […]
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I'm a Blog Coach | LinkedIn Trainer | WordPress Web Site Guy for Blue Gurus. I spend my time coaching, training and implementing social media tools and strategy based on the needs, challenges and goals of our clients.
I am deeply passionate about doing whatever I can to help our clients be more successful, be it in social, technology, sales, corporate culture, business best practices, and more. That is what is truly rewarding about the work I do…that Blue Gurus does…we care so much about the relationships we have, we love the work we do, we have fun helping people every day, and we bring energy and enthusiasm into the companies we work with. How cool is that?
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Hey there, thanks for stopping by. It’s Mic Johnson here, and I wanted to share some thoughts on how I’ve been using social media for years. There’s been a lot of talk for years (and especially recently) about the “dangers” of social media and what these tools are doing to people and to the societies […]
Post Author: Mic Johnson, talking about whether LinkedIn filters what people see if they don’t have paid LinkedIn accounts. I post status updates to LinkedIn a few times a week and have for years. Sometimes it’s a blog post from Blue Gurus or MJMeetings. Sometimes it’s a #micnugget. Sometimes it’s a question. Sometimes I’m sharing […]
Post Author: Mic Johnson, talking about tips to spring clean your LinkedIn Profile Spring is one of my favorite times of the year! The air is full of optimism. Buds are starting to appear on the trees. Flowers are starting to pop up around the neighborhood. Yards are starting to green up. More and more people […]
Post written by Mic Johnson I was cleaning out some boxes recently and came across a card that Jason gave me (along with my year-end bonus) on Friday, December 13, 2013. I read the card and it made me smile. It was a great little pick-me-up to start my day. I took a picture of the card […]
Post written by Mic Johnson I use several productivity tools almost every single day and I thought it might be helpful to share some of those tools with our readers. Now maybe you use some of these tools already. Or maybe you’ve never heard of some of them. Or maybe you have others you use (please […]
Post written by Mic Johnson talking about 5 LinkedIn No-Brainers To Help You Look Like You Know What You’re Doing 1.Humanize your LinkedIn Profile People look at your LinkedIn Profile every day. What does your profile say about you? Does it say “I’m awesome!” or does it say “I have no idea who I am or why […]
Post written by Mic Johnson Imagine yourself sitting in a chair, eyes closed, a cup of hot green tea in your favorite mug warming your hands, earbuds in, eyes closed, and sitting in silence with only your breath and mind to keep you company. This is how I start my day several times a week. I […]
Post written by Mic Johnson, talking about how WhatsApp helps build personal and professional relationships WhatsApp is a FREE, quick, easy-to-use secure messaging (and calling) application available on Android, iPhone, and more. According to their website: “More than 1 billion people in over 180 countries use WhatsApp to stay in touch with friends and family, anytime and anywhere. WhatsApp is free and […]
Post written by Mic Johnson, talking about how to respond to LinkedIn invitations from people you don’t know We’ve all received countless numbers of these generic LinkedIn connection requests: “I’d like to join your LinkedIn network.” It’s an annoying daily ritual that every LinkedIn user experiences. Even worse, the default invitation verbiage wastes time and discourages […]