The 4 Lessons I Learned From Doing My Taxes

Have you ever felt really small in your business? Especially around tax season?

I just finished my year end audit of 2014. I know I’m a bit behind but I wanted to make sure I got every thing right and the things I figured out about myself AND my business shocked me.

 

Yes I saw my business […]

March 18th, 2015|0 Comments

Finding your Voice – How to Make Sure You Sound like You and not Someone else

Finding your voice for some of us is never an easy task. It’s taken me years of trial and error and with each new business I begin, it makes it that much harder.

I was recently chatting with Amanda, my friend and Co-Host of the Do Shit Podcast where we were talking about the voice or […]

March 11th, 2015|0 Comments

Help! I’ve Stopped Blogging! How do I Restart?

“Help! My Blog is dead!!”

How do you restart your blog after you’ve been MIA? Maybe you haven’t posted in a year, a month or a week, it doesn’t matter. When you stop creating content abruptly and your audience (no matter how small) expects it to be out like an episode of a TV show, you’ve […]

March 5th, 2015|1 Comment

What Type of Content Should You Make?

It’s time for a Death Match. A content death match.

How do you decide what type of content you should make for your marketing? Podcasting? Video? Blogging? Or something else?

 

 Alright so there is obviously pros and cons to each one. Here’s the list for those of you who want a cheat sheet.
Podcasting
Pros:

This form of content is […]

February 25th, 2015|0 Comments

What Should go into My Content?

Even though I get the question about “What should go into my content?” It’s not a question that is easily answered.

 

 Great content needs three things: Connection, Story, and Marketing.
Connection
This comes from knowing your audience and knowing what they want and need. For me my audience you all) want to know how to get their customers, […]

February 18th, 2015|0 Comments

A Love Letter to my Blog

Have you ever wished you knew what to write about? Vlog about? Or create a podcast about.
That struggle to try and find that one thing that’s going to become a sensation on your site. That one piece of content that is going to take you from a nobody to a SOMEBODY.

I would say I was […]

February 13th, 2015|0 Comments

Want to Create a System for Content Creation? Check these books out.

The hardest thing for most business owners is to decide what kinds of content to create and how to create that content.

Content creation is usually one of the first few things people ask me about when they find out what I do. Understanding the how and what are the hardest parts of creating content. Once […]

February 11th, 2015|0 Comments

How to Stop Your Content Procrastination

This is not the first time I have been asked about creating content.
Nor will it be the last.
Procrastination happens. It’s a part of being creative and being human. Sometimes trying to fight it is harder than embracing it. Procrastination for me is always a trigger. If there is something I think is too hard, too […]

February 4th, 2015|0 Comments

Guess What? Content is NOT King

If you think content is king – Check this out because I’m about to rock your world.

I’m sure by now you’ve heard the phrase “Content is king” or if you’re a designer that “Design is king over content.”

I couldn’t disagree more.

Content is not king and neither is design.

These two concepts are more like the court jester. The […]

January 28th, 2015|0 Comments

The Secret to Creating Headlines that Grab Your Readers

It wasn’t so long ago that we only received our news from newspaper and on the 6 o’clock news. Now we have round the clock coverage of anything we want to know about going on in the world.

But what makes you pay attention to one bit of information over another?
It’s all about the headline.

It’s true. […]

January 21st, 2015|0 Comments