How to Make Content Easier

This is a preview of my forthcoming course on networking for analysts. Learn more at georgejmount.com/networkingcourse A powerful way to build your network is to share content relevant to your “why.” Analysts are often unsure where to start, so I provide some ideas here. The most important lesson, though, is to just do it. Feel […]

Networking is Great…Now Do Something!

This is a preview of my forthcoming course on networking for analysts. Learn more at georgejmount.com/networkingcourse It’s important to attend networking events when establishing your network, but without a pivot they can become a huge waste of time. Here is how to use what you’ve learned from networking events and get people contacting you — […]

Hey, Analyst! Learn Some Content Marketing (Slides)

This is a preview of my forthcoming course on networking for analysts. Learn more at georgejmount.com/networkingcourse. Read my original post here.  In a freelance-based economy, we will all have to sell our skills through content marketing — even “data nerds.” Here are some of the key lessons I’ve taken from content marketing, and how analysts […]

The 50/50 Rule of Career Development

This is a preview of my forthcoming course on networking for analysts. Learn more at georgejmount.com/networkingcourse . Weinberg and Mares in Traction: How Any Startup Can Achieve Explosive Customer Growth give a 50/50 rule to startups – spend half your time building a product and half your time marketing it. I believe the same rule […]

Why Be a Social Analyst?

This is a preview of my course on networking for analysts. Learn more at georgejmount.com/networkingcourse. I was introduced to the concept of the “social employee” by Mark and Cheryl Burgess, who argue that companies can build a strong brand through the content and creation of their own employees. I took this concept to heart and […]