How A Business Coach Tests Out The Twitterverse

Interviewer’s note:  In my latest interview, I talked with a business/entrepreneur coach Alain Therain about the world of social media. How do you describe your business? I’m a business coach. I help entrepreneurs get better at running their corporation. How did you get started? After being the general manager of the University of Montreal entrepreneurship…

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Musings on Social Networking and Relationships

When I was starting out as a hypnotherapist, I talked to a lot of people with established practices. What advice did they have about building a practice?  I asked. They were pretty unanimous in their advice: referrals.  With every client they saw, they asked for referrals, should that client know anybody else in need of…

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Increasing your Twitter Following: A Life of Its Own!

I remember when Mp3s first came out.  I was 19 years old, in college, downloading every song I loved and excitedly telling all my friends about Napster. Free music?!  My friends followed suit and began downloading, too.  A few days later, one said, “Man, these Mp3s really add up, don’t they?” He was right- a…

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The Importance of Titles, Even In Twitter

The other day I was hanging out with Justin, showing him some of the short films I’d made. I made them with a group of friends from film school, and we’ve got a goal to produce a body of work that might land us a comedy writing deal, or a variety show, a la “Whitest…

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How Twitter Works For An Aspiring Actor

Interviewer’s Note: As I’ve been exploring ways to use Twitter for business, I figured the best way to find out more information was to ask fellow business owners. In the latest part of our never-ending series,  we’ll be talking to Tomasso Sacco , an Italian actor/entertainer hyphenate I  befriended on Twitter after meeting him through…

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