It’s getting harder to stand out and build engagement online, especially as AI helps create an ocean of web content that all sounds vaguely the same. However, there's still a reliable strategy to gain influence, build awareness, and generate engagement with your content — a strategy that AI still struggles to beat, because it requires originality — and that’s thought leadership.
For all its strengths, generative AI like ChatGPT can't offer much originality. So as the the web floods with derivative content, it's going to take a lot more for your brand to stand out. If you want your content to stay afloat and get noticed, you need to offer something fresh. That's where thought leadership comes in.
Thought leadership is about providing unique insight as an expert in your...
LinkedIn is hot. And we mean, REALLY hot.
Not only is it one of the fastest growing social networks, but it’s delivering a whole host of value when it comes to B2B connections and influence. In fact, a recent study by Content Marketing Institute revealed that 91% of B2B marketers use LinkedIn to distribute content.
The importance of content marketing is common knowledge: yes, businesses need to consistently publish valuable content if they hope to see success. But there's a catch.
Can anyone be a thought leader? The short answer is yes.
Ever wonder how a thought leader becomes a thought leader? So have we. And the one thing we know for sure: It doesn’t happen overnight. It takes hard work, dedication, and perseverance – and sometimes even a dash of luck.
Hundreds of times in your professional life, you're going to be asked -- "So, what do you do?"
Not knowing the answer to this powerful question can make or break your first impression with another person.
Podcasts have been called a lot of things.
The new radio. The future of blogs. The new book.
While the lasting impact of podcasts is still unknown, they’re a great tactic to build your thought leadership. Forbes said as much in 2017 when they said that, “Getting featured on TV or publishing a book still serve as gold standards for having achieved expert status, but podcasting has made it...