Weekly Picks: Five Articles I Loved This Week

Happy Sunday!

I hope you’re enjoying your Sunday, or what’s left of it. I know many of you are getting ready for the week that starts tomorrow.

To help you prepare for the week ahead, let’s have a look at this week’s picks.

From content collaboration to traveling, from leadership lessons to the power inside you, this week for sure has been interesting.

Five Articles I Loved This Week

  • Content Collaboration

What are some of the best ways to grow the quality of your content, while increasing the traffic to your website?

Andy Crestodina says the answer lies in collaborative content marketing.

What does this mean and how you can use it for your brand? Find out in Andy’s latest post.

  • Get the Most Out of Your Traveling

We can safely say the first month of the year is over. Conferences and events season is about to start.

As a marketer, you probably have booked a seat at this year’s most important conferences, whether in the U.S or Europe.

And because traveling can be tiring, Peg Fitzpatrick put together 10 tricks to get the most out of your travel.

  • Leadership Lessons from a Toddler

What can you possibly learn from a baby? Turns out quite a lot.

Gini Dietrich shares a few powerful leadership lessons only a toddler can teach you, if you pay attention. Read them all here.

  • The Power of You

As communicators and human beings, it’s our responsibility to leave this world a better place than we found it.

Shonali Burke says the power is in our hands, it’s in us. Read more here.

  • Social Media Managers¬†Skills in 2017

Less than a decade ago the social media manager position did not exist. Today it’s a must for every brand that wants to reach and engage with its audience on social channels.

But 2017 social media world is very different from that of 2007.

What skills and traits does a social media manager need to succeed? Buffer has the most important ones.

That’s it from me.

Have a great week!