In 1936, Irving Naxon invented what is now known as the Crock Pot. Naxon got the idea for the “Beanery” from stories he heard from his grandma, Tamara, who was from Lithuania. Each Friday, she would have to walk down to the bakery with a pot of uncooked stew to have them slow cook it […]MORE
Yesterday, I came across a website, storygrid.com. It sucked me in with a testimonial from Steven Pressfield, the author of “The War of Art” and one of my favorite books. The Story Grid is a resource for writers developed by Shawn Coyne, who has been in the book publishing world for over 25 years with some […]MORE
Let’s face it. Your readers… they’re busy. Really busy. And they have a ton of stuff occupying their brains. If you want people to read your content, you gotta grab their attention immediately. A great headline does just that. It’s not always easy, though, is it? According to Copyblogger, 8 out of 10 people on average will read your […]MORE
Creating current and future functional org charts can help you get a clear picture of where your business is at right now AND where it’s headed.
A functional org chart looks like a regular org chart, but has one big difference. It also includes the top 3-5 key responsibilities for each position.
It helps make it clear to everyone on your team what the roles are and what their top priorities are.MORE
Back when I was a freelance web designer during grad school, I had to come up with a way to keep my client files organized.
I’ve used a modified version of it as a business coach and consultant, so I thought I’d share both with you in hopes that it will help get your own creative juices flowing.MORE
I’ve worked with coaches who were just getting started to clients already making millions. In that time, I’ve realized that coaches should put different workflows in place based on where they’re at in their businesses. Here are my suggestions…MORE
Blog writing, when done consistently and proactively, can be one of your best marketing tools. Here are 6 tips to make it a whole lot easier…MORE
As an entrepreneur, I’m sure you know how important content marketing is to your business. But finding blog topics to write about can be challenging.
Writing consistent valuable blog posts and email newsletters for your peeps helps you build authority and trust, while also providing tremendous value to your tribe.
But it’s not always easy coming up with ideas, is it?MORE
We all have to keep up with reading (and implementing) the latest tips and strategies in our field. It doesn’t matter what it is, we need to keep learning.
For me, that’s learning more and more about business.
The problem is that there is so much information out there that it can be incredibly overwhelming. So out of necessity, I created a system to streamline my learning.MORE
For the longest time, I couldn’t figure out why every entrepreneur wasn’t thrilled to create systems in his or her business.
I’ve helped entrepreneurs create systems and automations that have saved them thousands of hours and heaps of money.MORE