Lynette Young is a seasoned and informative event speaker and has written, conducted and implemented successful corporate training programs since 1990. Lynette is focused on helping businesses and professionals generate and convert leads, build buzz, and deliver flat-out unbeatable service and support using ‘do it yourself’ digital media solutions.
Lynette is a world-renowned digital marketing consultant, social media subject matter expert, and sought-after keynote and event speaker. She speaks and trains at a wide array of organizations including Fortune 500 firms, women’s organizations, small business conferences and private companies of all sizes to help them overcome hurdles and plateaus of doing business on the social web. Lynette would love to be of service to your organization. Lynette can present on topics targeted around digital marketing, social media, and professional branding.
So many people claim to be social media experts, but Lynette is the real deal. Her knowledge and experience goes beyond the social channels and marries marketing principles with social techniques and tools in a way that helps businesses grow. When I was organizing the social media conference Community Manager Recharge, I knew I wanted to have a session on Google+ and I also knew there is no one I’d rather have present on the topic than Lynette. But even beyond the amazing business mind and insightful marketing expert, Lynette is truly a generous and wonderful person.Ben Blakesley
Lynette is a force to be reckoned with. She has a keen sense of the digital space and unparalleled ability to create cohesive working groups. Her enthusiasm is infectious, lending strength and support to those with whom she works.Evo Terra
Below are a few examples of more popular talks she’s covered.
The Myth of the Overnight Success: How to Build an Iceberg in 25 Years or Less
There is a myth in the online space about lucky people that become an “overnight success” out of nowhere. It’s bunk. Or more specifically, an iceberg. However you look at it, it takes a lot more than showing up to the party to achieve success. Lynette Young has been a technology and marketing professional for 25+ years, one of the earliest bloggers and podcasters, and now co-founder of a successful SaaS company. Find out how it took her so long to become an “overnight success” – including how to dig deep and find your own version of instant stardom. Through this talk Lynette will share stories and insights from her quarter-decade long career from corporate technology to entrepreneurship – and what you can pull from your own past to create future success.
Embracing the Negative
Learning how to not just contain the damage or ignore it, but actively solicit the conversation-starters into repairing your image. Don’t want to get into the space because you are afraid of negative conversations about your brand? Guess what? It’s happening if you are there or not.
Learn how to identify, reward and encourage the most passionate of your customers into spreading your ideas for next to nothing. You will also understand how to effectively leverage sponsorships, meetups / Tweetups, and contests to create word-of-mouth buzz.
Beyond Text: Bringing Multimedia Immersion to Your Message
While some may say ‘print is dead’, print on the web (or your iPhone) is alive and well. YouTube is one of the world’s most popular web destination for a reason. Learn to reach beyond the the ‘printed word’ and draw your clients into a multimedia experience that will position you as the go-to source in your industry.
Marketing The Money Is
Audience identification hinges on not only finding the right people to listen to, but the right people to sell to. By focusing your online efforts in the most profitable places, you can gain fans and customers while minimizing your time and cost.
Google+ for YOUR Business (retired)
(Google+ talks have been retired to focus on a more broad topic of digital media.)
Your day is busy. Your time is limited. Your budget is even smaller. Come “Hangout” with Lynette to find real actionable ways to work Google+ into your business. You will discover why Google+ isn’t just a social network, but a vital piece of online digital publishing and marketing to get you noticed FAST.