Platform

Platform

Get Noticed in a Noisy World

By Michael Hyatt

Thomas Nelson Publishers, Hardcover, 9781595555038, 261pp.

Publication Date: May 21, 2012

Description
Michael Hyatt, one of the top business bloggers in the world, provides down-to-earth guidance for building and expanding a powerful platform.

To be successful in the market today, you must possess two strategic assets: a compelling "product" and a meaningful "platform." In this step-by-step guide, Michael Hyatt, former CEO and current Chairman of Thomas Nelson Publishers, takesreaders behind the scenes, into the new world of social media success. He shows you what best-selling authors, public speakers, entrepreneurs, musicians, and other creatives are doing differently to win customers in today's crowded marketplace. Hyatt speaks from experience. He writes one of the top 800 blogs in the world and has more than 100,000 followers on Twitter. His large and growing platform serves as the foundation for his successful writing, speaking, and consulting practice.

In "Platform, " Hyatt will teachreaders not only how to extend their influence, but also how to monetize it and build a sustainable career. The key? By buildinga platform. It has never been easier, less expensive, or more possible than right now. . .The book includes: proven strategies easy-to-replicate formulas practical tips

Social media technologies have changed everything. Now, for the first time in history, non-celebrities can get noticed and win big in an increasingly noisy world.



About the Author
Michael Hyatt was CEO of Thomas Nelson Publishers for six years and now serves as its chairman. He is a professional blogger, author, and speaker whose blog is consistently ranked in the top three for Productivity, Leadership, Publishing, and Social Media Marketing. Hyatt and his wife, Gail, live outside of Nashville, Tennessee.