Scott brings a great deal of real world experience to every class he teaches for us at MicroAssist. This gives him authority that trainers with book learning lack. He has a clear and direct style of communication. Scott's experience in Social media is obvious. He's a renowned author and speaker.
As a contributor to Fast Company's online Networking resource center, Scott keeps on top of developments and trends in the online networking and social software space. He focuses on more than the industry, technology, and tools. By considering how people use online networking services, Scott [...]
Scott has a very strong and deep understanding of the art/science of business development and branding in today's environment. He is energetic and proactive by nature and is definitely a great resource for entrepreneurs.
Scott is one of a kind. A rare person. Highly competant, highly personable and highly articulate. "The Virtual Handshake" is a book way before it's time. I keep re-reading and re-reading it. It will be required reading for my great-grandchildren.
Scott gave a succinct, professional, interesting and engaging webinar on LinkedIn, its value and uses. He was generous in sharing his knowledge and his outline. I highly recommend him for his integrity, knowledge and expertise.
Scott has amazing insight on how to make networking seem simple. His creative ideas, strategic tools, and proven stratgies will help you expand your contacts and increase your sales. Plus - he is an person with integrity to boot!
Scott has interviewed me amore than once and has also introduced me to Linked In. In each case he has been thoroughly prepared, passionate about his positions, and kept every promise he made, including the one on the value of Linked In if I would really fill it all in and get involved. I have [...]
Scott is a prolific networker with many talents related to portal and network potentials of the net. I highly recommend and encourage anyone developing a network community or application to seek his council.
I have been extremely impressed with Scott's ability to take networking to a professional and productive level. His advice is excellent as are his books and events. Do yourself a favor and make a connection with Scott!
Scott is a knowledgeable, energetic and authoritative expert in this emerging and growing specialty. He is quickly carving out a niche for himself, his company and his publications in the area of online business networking, and is sure to be in demand.
Scott is absolutely amazing! The amount of knowledge that he has in online marketing is beyond measure. I'm so thankful to work with and learn from Scott on a daily basis. He works closely with our clients and always exceeds their expectations. This man makes you believe in magic when it [...]
Scott's advice has been and continues to be an invaluable part of the formation of StandardAnswer. His contacts in the field are wide and deep and his knowledge about social networking has provided us with keen observations and excellent suggestions. I couldn't happier that Scott agreed to [...]
When I first joined LinkedIn, I noticed an online course being offered. Being a Social Networks practitioner, writer and speaker myself, I clicked through and found a treasure - Scott Allen. I immediately purchased Scott's e-book and registered for his course and I highly reccomend both. [...]
One word sums up Scott Allen: Genius. Scott is such an important asset to Momentum Factor, and he is consistently working to keep that status, stopping for nothing less than perfection. He is a man of great knowledge and I feel privileged to work with him.
Scott was a great VP of Product Management in a tough space, enterprise portals. I witnessed some amazing conference calls with industry analysts. He's very forward thinking. Scott was key in making them a success. He's also very well respected and networked here in Houston. That certainly [...]
Based upon my own extensive market research, I know that few people can match the depth and breadth of Scott Allen's grasp of online business networking best practices. He's a true "master networker" and has attained a loyal following of people who have learned from his insights (myself [...]
When you require deep insight into a topic on the internet particularly social networking there is no better source than Scott Allen.
Scott does his research, he reads, he surfs, he meets people, he listens, he ponders and he writes.
If you want a solid and sound source of knowledge [...]
I just finished a quick read of "The Virtual Handshake" - *the* reference guide about making online networking effective for you. Great work Scott and David. I commend Scott on his work for the online networking communities, including on Ryze. We worked hand in hand to build a successful [...]
Scott is one of the leading experts in the world on building business relationships online. Not only does he teach the skills well, but he lives them. He also has strong web design and search engine expertise, which we have definitely benefited from. He personally built our sophisticated and [...]
I have known Scott now for some two years or more and he is ever ready to assist in facilitating connections or helping to find the right person with the right information. Networking success is really a measure of the selflessness of the individual and Scott is very successful at [...]
As an academic and entrepreneur, I have had frequent dealings with Scott on the theory and practice of networking and its relationship to entrepreneurism. I can say without reservation that Scott is the most knowledgeable people I know in the practice of both these areas and commend him to [...]
I have never met anyone like Scott Allen. I admire him and find his energy contagious. I feel lucky to have met him in person and try to go to his speaking engagements whenever I can. His newsletter is awesome and full of up to date and helpful information. I will be getting an autographed copy [...]
Scott is a leader in the Online Business Networking field. I've thoroughly enjoyed his writings and look forward to more. Anyone looking to building a successful business will greatly benefit from Scott's knowledge!
Scott brings a unique perspective to social networking. An accomplished author, speaker, consultant, and trainer, he has made significant contributions to the space. If you are looking for someone who can communicate the complex with simplicity, call Scott.
In the few months I have known Scott, he has made a big impression. It has been a pleasure to both work with and learn from him - his knowledge of SEO, Online Marketing and Social Media is tremendous! Scott's strive for perfection rubs off on everyone he works with, and I am thrilled to have [...]
Scott has inspired thousands to increase their online networking efforts, including me. His writings should be required reading by anyone who wants to add online networking into their arsenal of personal and professional marketing efforts.
The little I know and everything I plan to learn about using LinkedIn and online networking in general I learned from Scott. Took his webinar...FANTASTIC. His eBook is great. His knowledge of how to make online networking work for you in business is unsurpassed. What else can I say? Thanks Scott!
Scott is not only an incredibly knowledgeable, bright and savvy writer/editor but truly one of the good guys in the world of online and off line networking. Working with Scott is more like intellectual play and an experience I was fortunate to participate in. I highly recommend Scott for [...]
Scott is a master of how to win friends and influence business through the internet. We met because I emailed him after happening across one of his well-written columns during a Google search. Soon I became his protege in learning how to connect better. Within days after we started, his [...]
Phenomenal man, educator, researcher, teacher, blogger and cutting edge thinking, what can I say about Scott Allen that his thousands of other loyal followers and friends haven't said about him? I've never met someone who is such a leader in his field AND dedicates such time, attention and [...]
I was fascinated by the content of Scott's research regarding LinkedIn. After paying for his tele-class I couldn't get through and in the best example I have ever seen of customer service to date, Scott personally walked me through his presentation and answered my questions accurately and [...]
Scott has a consuming passion to perfect the art of business relationship management, an skill most essential to success. He has a rare skill of keeping bird's eye view while focusing on details and the ability to lucidly communicate. His vast IT knowledge, domain expertise and friendly nature [...]
Scott Allen is the one person I turn to for online business networking. I've attended his seminar, sought his coaching, and read his book. It works! I've expanded my network, initiated several major deals (one of them international), and been invited to join a Board of Advisors.
Scott is [...]
Scott was the consumate social media expert and LinkedIn guru, working closely with our instructional design staff and new media team to produce a highly rated and very well received AMA webinar program.It would be great to work with him again.
Scott's leadership on the LTYW business team was evident immediately. His visionary leadership sets the tempo for growth, and effectively sets the bar just high enough so everyone has to stretch their thinking paradigm. In collaborative communication, whether in text or voice mode, Scott's [...]
Scott demonstrates the knowledge and the ability to understand what builds trusting relationships online. His online 'connectedness' in the business community is evidence of his practical knowledge of Online Networking. I am also aware of others that he has helped in business networking by [...]
My introduction to LinkedIn intorduced me to the new world of online networking. I thank to Scott for making me aware of it, helping me get the most out of it, and opening up new possibilities. I have known Scott for years and he has consistently provided me with advanted technology for my [...]
Not long ago I was programming chair for a nonprofit business organization. After having assembled an impressive panel to address the topic of Spirit and Technology, I called Scott to ask him to serve as moderator. He accepted the assignment and performed magnificently.
That program is [...]
Scott is passionate and very knowledgable about the subject of business and social networking. I met Scott in 2003 and had the opportunity to read an early draft of his book "The Five Keys to Building Business Relationships Online." He's done great research in this area and is a leading-edge [...]
When it comes to online social networking, Scott Allen is the expert's expert. He knows the technology, he knows the business strategies, he knows the all-important people issues. And he walks his talk. When I first met Scott he was managing an online forum in which I participated and I was [...]
I have never been to a site with so many endorsements. And, there must be a reason. Scott is a man that walks his talk. This man really knows how to network - online and offline. No wonder he has written so many books on the topic. He lives his work.
Scott is totally plugged-in in the online networking and entrepreneurship scenes. As the about.com entrepreneur editor, he stays in touch with the start-up scene, and he has been a leader among the social network market for as long as I have known him.
Scott "gets it". He understands not only the immense potential of on-line networking but also the nuts and bolts of how to actually do it. One of the pioneers!
Scott is an excellent resource of information regarding the internet and how to connect with people online. He has the technical expertise AND the ability to speak about technology in a way that I can understand. Thanks Scott for being very responsive and helpful.
Scott Allen is one of the best social media professionals I have met. He not only performs his tasks at a nearly flawless level, but he goes above and beyond by his constant search for the latest and greatest techniques in the field. Many times, he has called me with suggestions to improve my [...]
Scott Allen is an imaginative maven of the art of online business relationships. His insightful teleclass and visionary e-book both opened my eyes to the jaw-dropping business value in social networks. Our very first conversation, a two-hour evening dialogue following his class, was proof [...]
What do you get when you combine a brilliant mind with a powerful writer? Scott Allen. His book "The Virtual Handshake" and his contributions to "The Emergence of The Relationship Economy" are breakthrough, insightful and represent his comprehensive understanding of the systemic dynamics of [...]
Scott, you are THE resource for online business networking. Your advice saved me at least 35% on marketing costs for the seminar I produced. The sophistication of your techniques speaks volumes about your expertise.
I only have one person that I would send my clients to for an expert opinion in regards to networking online, and that's Scott Allen. The way he can explain things and make it all relevant to the receiver is a talent that cannot be acquired, it's his gift.
I had the pleasure of meeting Scott at the BlogWorld and New Media Expo in Las Vegas in 2007.
Scott is knowledgeable and passionate about new media. He is willing to share his resources to assist you and provide you direction on the road to understanding how social and new media can propel [...]
Scott Allen knows online business networks better than anybody I know. He always seems to be on top of the latest trends and happenings. I've myself acquired several valuable new connections directly through Scott.
Throughout my career I have found moments when I am able to sit back and say, "This guy knows his stuff, I'll go worry about something else," few and far between. However, with Scott Allen there is no shortage of those moments. Scott is truly an expert in his field with the combined abilities [...]
Scott is extremely networked, extremely knowedlegable, and truly helpful and liked by those he interacts with. I'm excited to have Scott on board helping to drive great, compelling content in this area. There's noone better in the world to be the executive editor of this series.
Scott's expert insights, observations, writings, and seminars on business networking, online communities, and other social networking sites have been very helpful to me over the past few years. He is a great resource and thinker on the subject.
I respect Scott Allen as a leading thinker in online business networking. The concepts he presents in his books certainly demonstrate an emerging trend toward using online networking to build a business.
Scott always said that being the VP of Marketing for a company that helps small business owners was his dream job... to be honest, working with Scott was a dream for me. Scott is an all around marketing-savvy individual and he keeps up-to-date on the latest trends in social media and web [...]
If you want to become a better marketer, online networking can help you and there is no one more knowledgeable on the subject than Scott. Scott gives straight shooting advice you can use to grow your career and your business.
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I've been involved with networking for many years, but I didn't under-stand the potential of online networking until I met Scott Allen. He is the most informed person I know about creating that virtual handshake. He advice has had a significant affect on my income. You need to get to know [...]
Scott Allen is one of a kind. He has a unique ability to manage diverse opinions in ways that are empowering to those involved. He draws on his depth of wisdom and breadth of knowledge to inspire many to be creative and clear in their life's work. Scott has contributed greatly to the [...]
I met Scott on Ryze, through his writings on his Using Ryze Effectively network and his "Virtual Handshakes" teleclass. Scott is a fountain of knowledge about networking, and he shares his art, science and craft generously with all who care to learn. He walks his talk, upholding high, yet [...]
One of the biggest challenges as you expand your online influence is how to manage your attention. If you follow people back on Twitter, for example, pretty soon you’re trying to drink from a firehose. But there’s a solution.