Blogs – Tuning in to Great Conversations

I’m finding, almost on a daily basis, that reading other people’s blogs is a very practical way of tapping into new ideas and being stimulated to think in more innovative ways. 

An example is this discussion on syndication – RSS, XML, feeds etc: which I found a fascinating conversation to ‘listen in on’ and which gave me a better understanding of the topic.

In her post, Why I Read Business Blogs (thanks to Steve Broback for the link) Hillary Johnson writes of how helpful business blogs are for her:

For me, a woman who didn’t graduate from Stanford and doesn’t live in Silicon Valley, reading blogs by other entrepreneurs provides unexpected access to a virtual peer group.

 

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I show business owners and other professionals how to navigate the social media maze and use LinkedIn effectively. I'm an author, speaker, business coach, social media strategist and LinkedIn specialist. Connect with me on LinkedIn, Google Plus and Twitter. And to stay in the loop, get my weekly Social Business Bites.