Your Ideal Clients & Customers

5 Tips For Brilliant Email Subject Lines

Do you ever take an honest step back and think to yourself, “But, really, why did I open that email?” I pose the question because, like any New York Times bestseller, the title matters—and there is a clear distinction between content that’s first class and content that never makes it past TSA. It’s in your…

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Are You Giving Away Too Much On Your Blog (For Free)?

One of my business friends recently came up to me and said, “I think you are giving away too much on your blog.” My colleague was concerned that my blogs are so helpful and informative that no one needs to actually hire me! I beg to differ. As a blogger for business, I believe it’s necessary…

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How To Uncover Powerful Words For Marketing Copy

This may come off a bit harsh, but hear me out: Today’s Internet user has the attention-span of an untrained beagle. Better yet, an untrained beagle walking in a Fourth of July parade surrounded by loud music, confetti cannons and other untrained beagles. Listen, I wasn’t the one who put together the stats. But it’s…

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A Surefire Way To Find Your Ideal Client Or Customer

The most successful companies in the world are totally clear about who they want to attract. It’s obvious on their websites, in their marketing and advertising, even in how they talk about their companies. We’re all familiar with the large brands that do a great job of connecting with their customers every step of the way. Apple…

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How To Create A Freakin’ Awesome Elevator Speech

  Ever go to a networking event? Here’s a common scenario: You’re at an event and suddenly someone comes up to you and asks, “What do you do?” And you don’t know what to say. How could that be? Your business is your passion. You put everything into it. And you don’t know how to…

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5 Things You Can Do To Eliminate Confusion on Your Website

When I first got started in the Internet marketing biz I heard someone utter a profound statement about how important it is to eliminate confusion on your website. It has been my mantra ever since: Confusion Wins Over Persuasion Every Time It means this: no matter how beautiful your website looks or how masterfully you’ve created your content, if…

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3 Reasons Why It’s So Hard To Identify Your Ideal Customer

Hello, brave entrepreneur! Today, I’m going to give some really good reasons to stop what you’re doing and identify your ideal customer. Over the past 12 years, I have worked with tons of different types of businesses. Consumer packaged goods, dentists, coaches, consultants, other agencies, and the list goes on. In nearly every case, these businesses…

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