In this book, Tim interviews over twenty people about their experiences of using social media to get ahead in their lives. The real power of social media today is not secret strategies for selling products or becoming a fake influencer on Instagram but the ability to make connections that lead to getting ahead.
Amongst the numerous stories covered in this book:
Discover the story of Julie Riley finding love after looking for someone to ride bikes with on MySpace.
Learn about Chris Strub's social media journey that lead to him touring all 50 states of the US and becoming an international speaker.
I talk of how I managed to go to Wichita in Kansas and meet a huge number of people that I had only interacted with before on social media, through having been a regular watcher of a live Facebook show.
Hear about Jen Cole who got her dream job at Social Media Examiner from a local connection she made on LinkedIn.
This book takes you through all these stories and extracts the important lessons for people looking to use this new networking power to improve their own lives.