Each week, we like to post what’s been going on with some of our members in the world of social media. Our recap will cover member news and highlights, external publications and hiring needs.
Member News & Highlights
Next month, 20-plus leaders will be getting together for The Power of Positive Summit, a free online event where leading experts will share their strategies on how to stay positive, overcome challenges and a make greater difference. Some YEC members will be speaking and others are encouraged to sign up.
— Antonio Neves (@TheAntonioNeves) March 12, 2016
We're thrilled to hear that YEC member Jake Messerly got engaged to his girlfriend, Tiffany, in Rome last weekend.
Earlier this month, CrownTV CEO Jacob Layani took the opportunity to showcase the company's technologies to beauty industry professionals at the 2016 International Beauty Show. Attendees were hungry to expand their networks, build their skills and discover the latest and greatest ways to grow their businesses.
CrownTV Showcases Salon Digital Signage at 2016 International Beauty Show https://t.co/Lp51Z9nbxp
— Jacob Layani (@Yaacovla) March 20, 2016
YEC member Mina Chang, CEO of Linking the World, recently met with the Director of the CIA, John Brennan, as part of the Cadets Leadership Development Program. She also spoke on how we all play an important role in securing global security.
Congratulations to Lisa Song Sutton for being recognized as My Vegas Top 100 Women of the Year! She's honored among other outstanding women.
Last week, Tom Krieglstein, founder of Swift Kick, attended his tenth APCA National conference where Swift Kick was awarded with its fifth “Speaker of the Year” award as well as being named the “2016 Entertainer of the Year.” Go here to read the article.
— Swift Kick (@swiftkickHQ) March 24, 2016
15Five CEO David Hassell recently discussed the value of measurable team data and qualitative employee feedback in the article, "Putting The People Back In People Analytics." He shares that those questions are the crux of why the company is releasing its new metrics questions.
Congratulations to Brandon Dempsey for recently publishing his first book, "Shut Up And Go!: A Millennial's Guide to Figuring Out What You Want And How To Get It."
— Brandon Dempsey (@BrandonDempsey) March 22, 2016
John Ruhlin published his latest article in Entrepreneur, "Building a Relationship With a CEO? Building a Relationship With a CEO? Woo the Inner Circle First." His advice? "Your only shot at landing a meeting with the CEO is to find an internal advocate who can prioritize the proposal and educate the boss about its value."
In his latest Inc article, Arkenea co-founder Rahul Varshneya discusses how the rules of user engagement are constantly changing and adapting to the accommodate new trends and consumer behavior. He also offers what to do about it in 2016.
— Rahul Varshneya (@rahulvarshneya) March 23, 2016
Member Companies Hiring
Morgan First and Tyler Balliet are growing the Wine Riot/Second Glass Team! They are hiring for marketing and account management in the HQ office and then hiring for lots of roles in their new retail space in Boston. Go to the career page to view all open positions.
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