4 Ways to Shift Your Brain & Get Fresh New Ideas

7.21.15 Fresh New Ideas (Blog)

Apple challenged us many years ago to “Think Different.” But are you stuck in a mindset rut? Sometimes this can happen when we focus solely on our role, business or even industry. You’re networking with people who do what you do. You go to the same places. You read the same books. You’re looking at what everyone else in your industry is doing – and it all looks the same. It’s no surprise that … [Read more...]

7 Tips for Making Facebook Ads Work

Facebook Ad Tips

Have you ever tried Facebook ads to boost your brand and business? I have, to varying degrees of success. But it wasn’t until I worked with Tammy Martin of Martin Marketing that I realized all the cool stuff you can (and should) do that I didn’t even know existed. There is truly and art and science to the whole thing, so enjoy her guest post today with 7 tips to make Facebook ads work for … [Read more...]

6 clever ways to make your content super shareable

6.23.15 Making Sharable Content (Blog)

Your content is so sexy. It’s polished. Dazzling. Useful. Funny. You cracked yourself up writing that last post. You made your videographer cry when you shared that poignant story on camera. So why is it just sitting there? There is nothing more frustrating than creating something wonderful, pouring your heart and soul into it, putting it out into the world and hearing….crickets. I know. … [Read more...]

What Content Do I Need to Create and How Can I Make a Plan?

6.9.15 ContentMarketingCommittment (blog)

You’re a one-person business owner and you need to be 500 places at once. You’re the accountant, the website admin, the account manager, the marketer, the janitor, IT, and – lest we forget – the person who actually has to do the work your business provides. Given all of these demands on your time and budget, does the mere mention of “content marketing” make you want to curl up in a ball and … [Read more...]

9 Hot Women Your Business + Brand Need Right Now

6.2.15HotList (Blog)

I’m going to be straight with you: stop trying to do everything yourself. You know who you are: In an effort to “save money,” you sign up for every DIY course under the sun, thinking you’re going to have time to: perfect your writing, code your website, design your flyers, and everything else you need to do to run your business or promote your message. In addition to, you know, doing your … [Read more...]