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Rethinking The Normal

What ubiquitous images, phrases, or sounds do we tolerate without thinking? And how can we creatively turn them on their heel? Let me know what you think when you see this one, and let me know if you have any other pet peeves we can collectively address (no pun intended).

Posted in Marketing and Technology

A marketing plan is like a fine toothed comb…

He now knows where his customers come from and his conversion rates
so well that he has razor focus. His patience and hard work on the
front end has paid off. Business improved and he isn’t now nor has
he ever been overwhelmed by his plan. He took it one step at a
time, and it works like a fine-tooth comb.

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The Most Critical Marketing Thing

Then Phoebie tackled this critical question:
What is the ONE most important activity she could do TODAY to bring
awareness to her service?

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I Need a Marketing Plan

“I can help you make a great marketing plan, but first I have to know what your vision is–what your customers want, what attracts them, what results they get, who and where they are, and how you can be sure that you are getting the results you want from your marketing efforts. Are you sure you want me to leave?” “Yes.”

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Going Going Gone viral… Mircosoft vs Ford

For all of us who feel only the deepest love and affection for the way computers have enhanced our lives, read on.
At a recent computer expo (COMDEX), Bill Gates reportedly compared the computer industry with the auto industry and stated,

‘If Ford had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 miles to the gallon.’

Posted in Leadership and Management, Marketing and Technology

Are you a ghost?

Recently my blog went from having a few sign ups a month to having dozens sign ups in a day. No one is commenting on a particular post. Bluehost doesn’t keep great server logs. I’ve been told that there are new spammers that have cracked the ReCapta codes months ago.

Posted in Leadership and Management, Marketing and Technology

Look at What I Can Do!

So here is what I need you to do. Opt in to my new list. If you opt in to this list now, you will receive a free chapter from my upcoming book “The Key to the Golden Handcuffs” delivered to your email box. The book is in production and is slated for release in January.

Posted in Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Management, Marketing and Technology

Experts Industry Association Conference Part 1

It has been a full week since I was in San Jose at the inagural conference of The Experts’ Association. I have been processing my experience in my mind so that I would be even be able to review it for you. These guys are so cutting edge of internet informational products and sales and I see how much there is to learn about teaching expertise on the internet.

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Email Makes me CRAZY! – 7 Tips for Writing E-mails That Won’t Get Deleted

Here is Jill Konrath’s much appreciated advice at Inc. Magazine . Enjoy!

Crazy-busy people read their e-mail with their finger on the delete key. Sales strategist and author Jill Konrath shares her guidelines to increase your e-mail prospecting success.

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10 Linkedin Tips for Professionals

This post is a bit old but worth a replay. It is from Ian Brodie’s Marketing blog.
Here is a couple of videos that are helpful too.

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