Blogging & Curation, Business Lessons Learned using Traditional and New Social Media Tools | LA2M | The Social Media Learning Lab |

Are you a small to medium business owner?  If so, what are the best choices to leverage  current & NEW social media tools, from blogging mainstays to newer curation tools like ScoopIt, Quora, Pinterest, &

JT & I presented what we've found useful in our paths as independent consultants and business owners.

We have shared our tools and learning to demystify the blog and/or curate process and have provided practical examples as well as what we have each achieved in just the past two years.

Learn how social media "traditional" blogging tools (Wordpress, Twitter, LinkedIn) as well as newer social media curation tools (ScoopIt, Pinterest, can help your business grow.

Get first-hand exposure to how these tools are applied. Our videos and powerpoint slides will help you answer:

What would be best for me to grow my business and help me move from an unknown to becoming a true partner to my customers?

Deb Nystrom of Reveln Consulting delivers large-scale innovation, change leadership and organization development consulting and coaching support to executives. Deb leverages her message and brand across multiple social media channels and networks.

Co-presenter, JT Pedersen, is a product strategist and provides management consulting in the software space. He has become a recognized blogger, sought-after book reviewer, and writer for

Presentation Level: Intermediate

Here's the link to our newly archived full presentation:  My YouTube video (at the bottom), UStream archive & slides: