Episode 701 – What Do Your Customers REALLY Want? Advertising, Marketing, and Relationship Marketing?

Website designer working with the new computer interface as design concept Don’t you just hate all the junk mail you get ( and have to delete) every day? You never signed up for that list? You have no interest in that product or service because it has NOTHING to do with YOUR business? So why…

Episode 699 – Are Your Marketing Systems Not Working? Stop Gambling & Start Winning

I am not sure if you have ever been inside a casino, but it’s noisy with lots of flashing lights. Those are usually the sights and sounds of slot machines all around you. Slots are a simple and very popular game where acasino pull of an arm (better know as One-Armed-Bandits), or the push of…

Episode 685 – Testing 1-2-3… How To Get Your Audience To Embrace Your Content?

Back when I was playing in a band, you had to learn how to read your audience. We would choose songs based on how they reacted to previous ones: 1st Set – Songs To Set The Mood 2nd Set – Play More Of What They Liked 3rd Set – Save the Best For Last You…

Episode 578 – The Pu-Pu Platter And Creating Content Marketing Samplers

I’ve been working on my new book “Toilet Paper Math”. Last week I talked about the three “P”s of Thought Leadership and I would be remiss if I did not interject some potty humor. That’s why I am calling this a Pu-Pu Platter of content. A Pu-Pu Platter is a selection of Chinese food that…

Episode 576 – Thought Leadership? You Need To Have Purpose, Passion, And A Plan

When people say that they want to be found on social media, that can mean many things. You can be fun, entertaining, controversial, or just a standard user and observer. To make social media REALLY work for your business you have to be able to position yourself as a Thought Leader or someone whose views…

Episode 424 – 5 New Ways On How-To Use Audio & Video In Your Marketing

Creating Content is a great way to distribute your marketing messages, but Audio 7 Video Can be intimidating to some people. It’s really easier than you think? There are simple tools and methods almost anyone can use to grow their sphere of influence. Some of these include: Alexa Flash Brief – Audio Minute Podcast Social…

Episode 415 – Stop Selling By Getting Clients To Imagine Success with Tom Poland

Tom is the best-selling author of the Leadsology® series and has started and managed numerous business with multi-million dollar revenues.  He is voluntarily married to a pretty German Frau who he affectionately refers to as his Little Bavarian Bulldozer.  They live quietly and happily on the sand next to the waves at little Castaways Beach in Queensland, Australia.

Episode 394 – How To Be More Productive By Taming Your Technology

Today is Labor Day and I am laboring over the podcast to keep you informed and in the loop. Most entrepreneurs or solopreneurs work more hours than your typical 9-5 worker, but there are additional payoffs afforded those who control their own time.

If you are like most, you are trading hours for dollars, and that’s OK. The more time you can save the more money you can make. So does it make sense to pay a little bit to save a bunch of time? If you can spend $100 a year to save 1 hour per month that you could bill $100 for… you would be $1100 ahead of the game by the end of the year!

In this episode, I will discuss the products and tools that I use to increase my productivity and help me efficiently make more money…

Acuity Scheduling
Aweber
Evernote
GoToMeeting
Vimeo
A2 Hosting (Bonus)
Here are a few facts about wasted time in your business…

Did you know that over the course of your lifetime, we will spend a total of 3,680 hours or 153 days searching for misplaced items?
We lose an average of 4.5 hours a week looking for documents on our computers, servers or in the cloud.
50% of us… use 4 devices and 9 apps daily.

Episode 351 – Web Hosting Concepts with A2 Hosting CMO Corey Hammond

Corey Hammond is the Chief Marketing Officer of A2 Hosting and is an experienced digital marketer with a long track record of building online businesses. His experience starting in the agency world running client campaigns from small businesses all the way to enterprise clients. He then moved into web hosting in 2010. He is currently the CMO for A2 Hosting where he oversees growth initiatives for the company.

Episode 244 – Why Do You Do What You Do? How To Have A Customer Focused Business!

Have you ever asked yourself “Why do I do what I do?” There is a great book by Simon Sinek called “Start With Why” It talks about great companies like Apple and others who have learned a secret. Sinek starts with a fundamental question: Why are some people and organizations more innovative, more influential, and more…