“Ever wonder what the early Western settlers were thinking? They were trailblazers willing to risk everything to explore the new world. Social media is the new frontier, and Amy Jo Martin is handing us the GPS needed to navigate this new order. If you are selling, marketing, or branding, Renegades Write the Rules is the book you’d better be reading.”
—Rob Palleschi (@RobPalleschi), global head, DoubleTree by Hilton
“Renegades Write the Rules tells the story of trailblazing, of the in-the-moment sparks that drive innovation and change. At a moment when we have so much to learn from each other, Amy Jo’s grounded voice and passion for social media provide a catalyst to engage, connect, and capture our collective capacity to empower—and provoke—a movement that can move us forward, together and as individual creative voices.”
—Steve Nash (@SteveNash), two-time NBA MVP and president, the Steve Nash Foundation
“Social media has completely transformed the way we communicate, allowing us to reach out to people affected by cancer more effectively. Amy Jo Martin’s innovative new book serves as a valuable resource for people using social media to change the world.”
—Doug Ulman (@LivestrongCEO), president and CEO, Lance Armstrong Foundation
“In many ways, Amy Jo Martin has changed the game of how businesses and brands approach the incredible medium that is social media. She’s a masterful social media strategist and a true trailblazer, and will continue to be an innovative presence throughout the tech industry.”
—Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson (@TheRock), actor and entertainer
“Twitter is the greatest marketing tool in the history of the world and Renegades Write the Rules demonstrates how we’re only limited by our imaginations when it comes to social media.”
—Dana White (@DanaWhite), president of UFC
“Going through actual case studies and stories from the front lines, Amy Jo Martin unearths both the challenges and victories that come from pushing the edge and asking more from yourself and the people in your world.”
—Andy Ellwood, Forbes contributor
Inkable: Amy Jo Martin is a classy example of how passion and success take time and above all else, it takes knowing yourself. We all know that Twitter is a place to be yourself, hawk products, or retweet other content. Some are doing it extremely wrong. Amy and Digital Royalty are doing it extremely right.
Shauna Harrison: What will you get? Guiding principles, poignant stories, seedlings of ideas to help grow your brand and some life guidance for how to fly your renegade flag high. Amy reminds us that being innovative, being authentic, and being a renegade doesn’t just apply to how you do business. It also applies to how you do life. And, most importantly, how you do them together. Amy writes in a way that is entertaining, informational, thought-provoking and empowering all at the same time. She is candid in her approach, following her own principles as she writes. It’s genius, really.
Katie McCormick: If you want a great read about social media, life lessons and want a true example of how to be smart yet humble in the executive board room, then pick up “Renegades Write The Rules.” You too can be a part of #TeamRenegades.
Opposing Views: When I received my copy of Renegades Write The Rules, I stopped what I was in the middle of reading and focused on attacking Amy Jo Martin’s book. I am very happy with that decision. It allowed me to immediately and positively alter my thinking about business without having to treat flipping the pages as a chore. I suggest you do the same.
The 21st Century Housewife: Renegades Write the Rules is a revolutionary guide to using social media to innovate and make the absolute most of your brand, whoever you are and whatever you do.
UK Sports Network: “Renegades Write The Rules” offers more of what I enjoy reading. It really fired up the mind, providing inspirations that had me dreaming up new ideas. It is creating this inspirational feeling that makes a book significant for me.
The View from My FishBowl: If you love social media and want to be a force of positive change – in life, at work – you need to read this book. Amy Jo’s stories about working with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal and others are not only enlightening, but they’re also inspirational and when you’re done with this book you will want to work harder. And you will want to be a renegade.
See up-to-the-minute twitter conversation with #TeamRenegades.