Category Archives: 10 min Mktg tips

Quick tips on how to tell more people why they want to work with you

How 10 min with LinkedIn can help you build better business relationships

Finding and building relationships is TOUGH when you run a service based business. Learn why I recommend LinkedIn as one option for your marketing

Do you have a LinkedIn account?  Great!  Get a stack of business cards – collecting dust – and add them to your account.  The cards which frustrated you because, you didn’t know what to do after you first met the person.     Finding and building relationships is TOUGH when you run a service based […]

Struggling to nail your brand? Start with a vision board

Have you tried to fill out the worksheets on your company brand? And you are scratching your head ? Check out this post for ideas

Ever get stuck trying to figure out your company brand or mission statement?  Those worksheets are hard in the early stages of your business.  Because you have NO idea what matters most to you or your future customers. So let me share an easier way to get started:

Two ways to earn more money this year

So did you start the 30 day challenge of writing down your patterns and habits? Oh my friends, if you have not gotten on board, I encourage you to try it! I started it myself and ended up with an aaaammmmzazzzzzing solution.  I decided to shorten one of my workshops and offer it for free. […]

How do you think creatively when all chaos is breaking loose?

I’ve been working like a crazy woman these past few months.  I’ve run thirteen events from marketing the registration website to the final thank yous; worked with two large clients on conferences or trainings; held strategy calls with clients’  wrote for my blog and other blogs; and gone through an intense review and rehaul of […]

Kill your long things to do list and just focus on two things

I used this tip when I first started using social media.  Focus. Focus. Focus.  Stop trying to do EVERYTHING all at once. Yes, yes, yes, I know the things on your list seem important.  But are they really putting money in your pocket? Far too often, we focus on too many things.  We miss out […]

Your 3 Step “Before You Start” Marketing Plan

I was chatting with a client recently about new products that she wanted to launch.  She was so pumped because she just knew the products could really help her customers.  Her enthusiasm was contagious.  I couldn’t help but get jazzed with her. And then I started thinking.  Is this really where she should spend her […]

Why your business is no different than a no name bottle of water

I love this activity that I teach to help entrepreneurs figure out their unique positioning.  I call it the “Water Bottle Activity”. When a customer thinks about buying water, they have at least 4-5 choices.  What makes select the brand they do?  And why do they often choose it every time? Ummm the ingredients are […]

Create your profile – #15 min social media

If you haven’t read my earlier posts on Starting a Social Media campaign in 15 minutes, check them out.  I designed this series to prevent information overload.  And don’t get caught up on the ease of the steps.  They are designed to be short and convince you to take action. Create a profile You’ll spend the […]