To better your life, think of yourself as a brand

Repost from U Community “To better your life, think of yourself as a brand”, says Andrew Chow, 46, Certified Life Coach, and Founder and Managing Director of IdeaMart (S) Pte Ltd.   Personal branding is all about knowing who you are as a person, what makes you special and how to promote yourself explains Andrew. […]

Personal Branding : YOU 2.0 on Social Media

Mindef Shared Service has invited Karen Leong and myself to speak on “Work the headhunter Scene” and “Personal Branding : YOU 2.0 on Social Media” respectively to a group of transitional SAF senior officers at Marina Mandarin Hotel on 28 Jul, 2-5pm My outline is : Embracing the Social Media wave Expand your social network […]

6 ways to elevate your thought leadership status on social media

Thought leader is business jargon for an entity that is recognized for having innovative ideas. The term was coined in 1994, by Joel Kurtzman, editor-in-chief of the Booz, Allen & Hamilton magazine, Strategy & Business. “Thought leader” was used to designate interview subjects for that magazine who had business ideas that merited attention How to […]

Andrew Chow's linkedin Referrals/Recommendations

Good testimonial and recommendation should always be sought consistently as we serve different people in our business and career. A good gauge for credibility and good network is to have 5% of your Connections to give you Recommendation on Linkedin. So if you have 400 connections, you should have about 20 recommendation. Below is a […]

Business and Pleasure Mixer : Andrew Chow's invitation – 18 Feb 2011

To all my dear friends and business associates, What’s going on? We have known each other through projects together, negotiated deals and discuss alliance, met into each other in training and seminars, connected in tradeshows and exhibitions, added each other on LINKEDIN or FACEBOOK or get introduced in networking session before. What’s happening? I like […]

Art of Life : The Mark of 20s & 11s in the Year 2011

As I enter 2011, i was thankful of many 1sts in my life for 2010. As usual many of my friends especially on Facebook are busy with resolution, a handful decided to go into the new year without setting any. 1 Jan 2011 isn’t only the first day of a year year but a new […]

Portal – 2nd “P” of Persona Management

When you need an opportunity, sow an opportunity. If you need database, why not sow a portal for different business people whom you like to connect with? Let every connection created by your portal be a testimony of your greatness. Are you willing to let people in your portal do business among themselves but not […]

The importance of Persona Management in Social 3.0 for Business

I am grateful to Felix and Roland for inviting me to speak at their inaugural Entrepreneur Workshop organised by Catalyst Connector on 16 Sep. Persona Management is first of the 3-part series of workshop aimed at challenging entrepreneurs and business owners to do brand audit, brand management and eventual brand communication. I shared on the […]

Calling all aspiring entrepreneurs in Singapore

Calling all aspiring entrepreneurs in Singapore : The Business of Social 3.0 – Workshop One – Transformation – THE BUSINESS OF SOCIAL 3.0 A Series of Workshops on Making Social Media Work for Your Business by Catalyst Connector WORKSHOP ONE – TRANSFORM 16 September 2010 – Brewerkz Riverside Point THE BUSINESS OF SOCIAL 3.0 […]