About Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton, Sr. Manager of Social Marketing at Linkedin, is one of the most recognized social experts in the technology industry. With ten+ years of sales experience and a passion for social media, Koka is the perfect evangelist for social selling, a topic that he promotes through national speaking engagement. Koka's expertise extends beyond his endless knowledge of social networks into his skill at employing them to drive lead generation, create new opportunities, and engage customers.

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  • Koka shared from McKinsey Mind (Management & Leadership) by Ethan M. Rasiel, Paul N. Friga
    it is much more efficient to analyze the facts of a problem with the intent of proving or disproving a hypothesis than to analyze those facts one by one to determine which answer they will eventually provide.
    Note: The importance of hypothesis.
  • Koka shared from Attack Your Day!: Before It Attacks You by Mark Woods, Trapper Woods
    This process allows you to be like Albert Einstein, who said, “I never try to remember anything. I just write it down and know where to find it.”
    Note: Wisdom.
  • Koka shared from Attack Your Day!: Before It Attacks You by Mark Woods, Trapper Woods
    Email is like having 50 to 100 people lined up outside the door, not in any order, and you allow each one to poke his or her head in your office door and take some of your time to tell you something.
    Note: This quote from "Attack your day!" is how I feel often.
  • Koka shared from a Personal Document
    You might as well try to argue with your dog."
    Note: Never argue with a angry person.
  • Koka shared from Smart Business, Social Business: A Playbook for Social Media in Your Organization (Que Biz-Tech) by Michael Brito
    People have always been social, even before the Internet.
    Note: People have always been social, even before the Internet. #socbiz @britopian
  • Koka shared from Smart Business, Social Business: A Playbook for Social Media in Your Organization (Que Biz-Tech) by Michael Brito
    Not often can a brand truly build strong customer relationships without some level of humanity. And humanity means having real employees interacting with real customers.
    Note: Humanity means having real employees interacting with real customers. #quote @britopian
  • Koka shared from a Personal Document
    All warfare is based on deception.
    Note: All warfare is based on deception #suntzu
  • Koka shared from The NOW Revolution: 7 Shifts to Make Your Business Faster, Smarter and More Social by Jay Baer, Amber Naslund
    Ze Frank, an exuberant and creative speaker and thinker about marketing and culture, defines a brand as “the emotional aftertaste that's conjured up by, but not necessarily dependent on, a series of experiences.”
    Note: #branding is the emotional aftertaste that's conjured up by a series of experiences. #quote
  • Koka shared from Smart Business, Social Business: A Playbook for Social Media in Your Organization (Que Biz-Tech) by Michael Brito
    Jeremiah Owyang, partner at the Altimeter Group and former Forrester Analyst, often says, “Customers don’t care what department you are in—they just want answers.”
    Note: "Customers don't care what department you are in, they just want answers" @jowyang @britopian #quote
  • Koka shared from Smart Business, Social Business: A Playbook for Social Media in Your Organization (Que Biz-Tech) by Michael Brito
    Community managers are the face of the brand within social media, and conversations are at the core of their job.
    Note: Community manages are the face of the brand. #quote @britopian