Episode 7: Amanda Berlin - CEO, Mental Health Hackers
FIRST Impressions Podcast
Amanda Berlin is the CEO of Mental Health Hackers - a not for profit organization dedicated to educate information security professionals about the unique mental health risks faced by those in the field. Recorded August 2021. Disclaimer: The views expressed by the hosts and guests are their own and their participation on the podcast does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent.
631 DIY Your PR: Entrepreneur Amanda Berlin on How to Leverage Relationships to Build An Authentic Brand That Resonates with Earned Media
Wings of Inspired Business
Amanda Berlin is a visibility and business consultant for entrepreneurs who works with entrepreneurs on boosting their holistic visibility to help them grow their business and impact based on relationship-building tactics employed during her 12 years in the corporate PR world, guiding strategy for major brands. Listen today to learn why authenticity is the name of the game, and why it’s vital you ‘own’ your own relationships with media outlets.
Today, we are going to be talking with Amanda Berlin , Lead Incident Detection Engineer and CEO of Mental Health Hackers, about mental health in the security community. Books mentioned in this episode: The Boy Who was Raised a Dog - Bruce D. Perry, Maia Szalavitz
18: How to Leverage PR to Gain More Attention On Your Digital Products with Amanda Berlin
Have you ever considered implementing a public relations strategy to get more attention on your digital products? You’re going to after listening to this episode with Amanda Berlin. Amanda Berlin is a visibility and business consultant for entrepreneurs. She works with clients on holistic visibility to help them grow their business and impact based on tactics employed during her 12 years in the corporate PR world, guiding strategy for major brands. Amanda and her clients have been featured in all types of media — from Business Insider to Entrepreneur on Fire and WNYW Fox 5 to Bustle.com. She’s the host of The Empowered Publicity Podcast and loves arming soul-powered business owners with the ideas and skill-set they need to go from hidden industry gems to recognizable trusted experts. Public relations is a little bit outside of the scope of what we think about in terms of running an online digital product business, but it has a super powerful way of impacting visibility. Amanda is sharing how to cultivate the right PR strategy, create the right relationships, get visibility without paying for it and much more, so tune in! Resources Mentioned: https://monicafroese.com/group https://amandaberlin.com https://www.facebook.com/amandaberlin https://www.facebook.com/groups/createcontentthatconnects https://www.instagram.com/amandagailberlin https://www.linkedin.com/in/berlinamanda I would love to connect on Facebook or Instagram! Show notes available at www.monicafroese.com/18
105. How to Intentionally Grow Your Visibility (it’s never too early), with Amanda Berlin
Amanda Berlin empowers you to be seen, heard and known by more of the right people, so that you can grow your business! She is a former NYC Publicity Strategist who is now using her powers for good ;). Visibility and PR can mean so many different things and it's never too early to start. How do you know where to begin or what's right for you? We walk through this and things you can do starting today in order to get more visibility and get known for what you do! Connect with Amanda: amandaberlin.com 3 Pillars of Visibility (free training) ------------------------------------------------- **Sign up to be the first to know more details about ELEVATE, the new membership community for women in business coming soon HERE! If you're wanting to level-up, stand out, and make more impact through your work, I've created something for you... Grab the 5 Ways to Level-Up and Lead free guide HERE!
In this episode, Beth chats with Amanda Berlin. Amanda is a former corporate publicity strategist who now uses her powers for good! She helps business owners write their web copy, tell their story, and spread their message in the media. After more than a decade in the New York City PR world, she now helps entrepreneurs step into their presence and create a story that inspires others. Amanda has created a library of template guides and trainings and works one on one with clients to guide them to strategic story-telling and media relations based on her 12 years of experience guiding strategy for major brands in the corporate world. Amanda and her clients have been featured in all types of media — from Business Insider to Entrepreneur on Fire and from WNYW Fox 5 to Bustle.com. She's the host of The Empowered Publicity Podcast and loves arming soul-powered business owners with the ideas and skill-set they need to go from hidden industry gem to recognizable trusted expert. Beth and Amanda discuss: Growing up and feeling like you don’t always fit in Investing into business and trusting the energetics of money Creating a story that connects with an audience Finding your people (and not giving up until you do) The importance of support systems in entrepreneurship Working in PR How Amanda guides her clients to getting visible And more Connect with Amanda: www.amandaberlin.com pitch.school https://www.facebook.com/amandaberlincoaching/ https://twitter.com/amandaberlin https://www.instagram.com/amandagailberlin/
Amanda Berlin of Blumira joins Dennis Fisher to talk about how she got her start in security, learning new skills on the fly, and helping customers find the things that really matter on their networks.
Amanda Berlin is the Lead Incident Detection Engineer for Blumira and the CEO and owner of the nonprofit corporation Mental Health Hackers. She is the author of a Blue Team best practices book called "Defensive Security Handbook: Best Practices for Securing Infrastructure” with Lee Brotherston through O'Reilly Media. She is a co-host on the Brakeing Down Security podcast and writes for several blogs.Amanda is an avid volunteer and mental health advocate. She has presented at a large number of conventions, meetings, and industry events such as DerbyCon, O’Reilly Security, GrrCon, and DEFCON.In this episode, we discuss her start in help desk, speaking amount mental health, depression and anxiety, men's reluctance to report health issues, neurodiversity, how organizations can encourage self-care, using medication, the Mental Health Hackers organization, and so much more.Where you can find Amanda:LinkedInTwitter - InfoSystirTwitter - Mental Health HackersMental Health HackersBrakeing Down Security PodcastEpisode Disclaimer:This podcast's information is not intended or implied as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. We make no representation and assume no responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained in or available through this presentation. THIS IS NOT MEDICAL ADVICE. Please speak to your physician before embarking on any treatment plan.NEVER DISREGARD PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL ADVICE OR DELAY SEEKING MEDICAL TREATMENT BECAUSE OF SOMETHING YOU HEARD ON THIS PODCAST.
289 – How to Attract Customers and Boost Your Holiday Sales with Amanda Berlin
Gift Biz Unwrapped
With so many things off the table this year - live events, conferences - you may wonder how to attract customers in this new environment. Well, some activities such as connections and relationships still work just fine. Amanda is here to tell us how to use these tools to boost our holiday sales and more.After more than a decade in the New York City public relations world, Amanda Berlin now uses her pitch powers for good. She helps entrepreneurs step into their presence, create a story that inspires others, and spread their message in the media.Amanda has created a library of template guides and trainings and works one on one with clients to guide them to strategic storytelling and media relations based on her 12 years of experience guiding strategy for major brands in the corporate world.Amanda and her clients have been featured in all types of media — from Business Insider to Entrepreneur on Fire and from WNYW Fox 5 to Bustle.com. She's the host of The Empowered Publicity Podcast and loves arming soul-powered business owners with the ideas and skillset they need to go from hidden industry gem to recognizable trusted expert.BUSINESS BUILDING INSIGHTSCreate and nurture connections that will nourish you as a person and as a business. When things go sideways, you can support each other in a variety of ways.Develop your courage to reach out and nurture relationships.Use 3 pillars to become more visible: <-- listen in for the full explanation!collaborations and alliancesspeaking and eventsand mediaBuild relationships with people who speak to the same audience that you speak to, but do something different from what you do.Create valuable experiences for your connections and have your products available as a takeaway at the end. <-- Tune in for examples!See if you can get into the newsletters of the companies that normally put on events and conferences. Or articles in local newspapers and magazines. <-- Tune in for pro tips!Tell the story of how you do things. No one has traveled the same path you have. Lean into your story to distinguish yourself from others.Remember there are people out there looking for you. You are the answer to someone's prayers and they'll be grateful to find you. So raise your voice so they can find you!Make sure to tune in to the full episode to get all the specific tips & tricks!Resources MentionedConnectFest ChallengeAmanda's Contact LinksWebsite | Facebook | Instagram | TwitterJoin Our FREE Gift Biz Breeze Facebook CommunityBecome a Member of Gift Biz BreezeIf you found value in this podcast, make sure to subscribe so you automatically get the next episode downloaded for your convenience. Click on your preferred platform below to get started.Also, if you'd like to do me a huge favor - please leave a review. It helps other creators like you find the show and build their businesses too. You can do so right here: Rate This PodcastApple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | SpotifyThank you so much! SueKnow someone who needs to hear this episode? Click a button below to share it!