I was reading an article today in Pen World Magazine, “From Cyberspace to the Real World” (April 2015 issue). It is about a blog, The Pen Addict, and how it gave birth to a business and has inspired a new generation of pen lovers — including me. In the article, there is a paragraph describing…Continue readingIs Finding Your Own Way to Success a Struggle for You?
Before we get in to talking about the editorial calendar, there is one more very important thing we need to think about. Creating your Ideal Client Avatar! This is a great exercise for your business as a whole, not just for your blog. What can you tell me about who you are talking to with…Continue readingCreating Your Ideal Client Avatar!
Be quiet. Hush. Don’t be so loud. Blend in to the background, fade away. Make yourself small. Not just physically small – after all, you really are too large – but emotionally small. Be seen and not heard. (Make sure you are pretty enough for us to look at.) Keep your voice down. Don’t stand…Continue readingBe Quiet.
It is that time of year again! Black Friday – my favorite! This year, I’m all about shopping ONLINE and avoiding all the crowds in the stores, and getting great deals on things we need for our business! How it all works: Be sure to pay attention to the dates that sales are available. I’ll…Continue readingBlack Friday Sales – Savings for Photographers!
You have probably heard me talk about how I started blogging 16 years ago. What I don’t talk about very often is why I started blogging back then. I felt like I was invisible. I had so much to say, so much to share with the world, and it was all locked up inside of…Continue readingMy Love Letter for You. I See You.
It is time that you stop focusing on the wrong numbers. It is time that you stop letting others define YOUR success. It is time to stop playing the numbers game. No, you do not need 10,000 Instagram followers. You do not need 5,000 blog visitors a day. Being on Page 1 of Google isn’t…Continue readingStop Focusing on the Wrong Numbers to Grow Your Business
Imagine you had to go get a corporate job tomorrow, working for a major company. (Did anyone else just feel the chill in here, or is it just me?) Payday rolls around, and your boss tells you that you can’t have your paycheck until you go and tell TEN PEOPLE about the company. What your…Continue readingWhat if Your Boss Made You Talk About Your Business?
Parijat Deshpande is the leading perinatal wellness expert who works with women who have high-risk pregnancies to have healthier pregnancies no matter what pregnancy complications they face. Combining her training in clinical psychology with her expertise in women’s wellness and her personal experience with a very high-risk pregnancy, Parijat empowers women to recognize how much…Continue readingThe Life Boss Podcast Episode 13 – Parijat Deshpande