Author Archives: Michael Byrnes

Byrnesie’s Tips in Tough Times: LinkedIn

Michael W. Byrnes, Jr.   Not using LinkedIn? You should be!   Here are ten powerful things you can do through LinkedIn to be more successful: 1.     Expand your network. Even if you have a good network, you do not get to see all of the people your contacts have in their networks, unless you

Byrnesie’s Tips in Tough Times #4: Master the Internet

Michael W. Byrnes, Jr. In one way or another, individuals or companies using the internet want to increase their search engine optimization. In today’s world, to show up at the top of a keyword search results in instant credibility, more website traffic, and ultimately more business. Ten tips to be a dominant player on the

Byrnesie’s Tips in Tough Times #3: Branding

Michael W. Byrnes, Jr. In today’s competitive environment, it has never been so important to have a strong brand. Whether you are building a personal brand (e.g. branding yourself for your next job) or refining a business’ brand, you should invest time to develop a strategy to be successful. Tips on branding best practices: 1.

Byrnesie’s Tips in Tough Times #2: Networking

Michael W. Byrnes, Jr. As the social media “revolution” continues to change the world, an increasing number of communications are exchanged online. The benefit is that we all have access to endless amounts of information. The drawback is that it can be quite overwhelming. In an era of information overload, here is some advice to