Raise your other hand if you ever threw both your hands in the air and said "I give up! Writing a blog (or a newsletter or a podcast) to market my business is stupid and a waste of time!" Put your hands down and take a deep breath. Here are two things you can do when content stress reaches its peak.Read More
Those well thought-out, beautifully on-message and nicely executed outreach plans don’t happen by accident. They happen with a plan.
Most of my clients tell me that they don’t plan out their messaging in advance because “writing’s not their thing.” Or that “they hate spending time on messaging.” Fair enough. But their risk is two-fold.Read More
But if you are beating yourself up because you really wanted to get into a good content groove and reach out to your audiences on a regular basis just like a responsible, growth-focused business owner, but somehow couldn’t or wouldn’t pull it off, don’t despair. I’ve got plan for you.Read More
We are on our fourth — fourth! — version of A Star is Born*. Bradley Cooper and I give you permission to recycle material, especially blog posts. Here are a few ideas for how to mix it up:Read More
Independence is what most of us desire when we leave the seemingly safe but claustrophobic confines of a corporate job and "go out on our own." "Woo hoo we get to do our own thing!" we exclaim, possibly in our pajamas, scrolling through really cute business card templates on Moo. Until the thud of "Oh man, we have to everything" starts to drag us down. One of the chief culprits I see among my peeps: Content Stress.Read More