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Top Ways to Promote YOUR Webinar

I just read an amazing article by Geoff Ronning about different ways to promote your webinar – here are my favorites. Promote a free lead magnet (free report, worksheet or checklist for example) with a thank you page directed at your webinar registration. Find out what webpage is the most popular – and create an automated process that sends visitors to your Webinar registration page. Create a custom url for webinars. Ex. www.yourdomain.com/webinar or www.joesmithwebinar.com That way you can have that url in ALL videos, on books etc. Simply redirect your webinar registration page to that custom domain. Add webinar
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Categories: Marketing.

Awesome Google Apps That Really Make Life Easier

There are a crazy amount of productivity, efficiency, techy, helpful and fun apps out there – enough to make your head spin sometimes! But why not look to your own familiar backyard (that is Google) for some amazing options to really streamline your business, get you organized, make communication that much easier with a simple CLICK. Some of the best and most helpful business Google Apps anyone should consider include: Gmail – while Gmail is certainly not new, this is one of the standard Google Apps that really does make it easy to receive and send email from any device.
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Categories: Tips For Running A Business.

Keeping Systems In Place

There are so many tools out there it’s almost mind boggling. Which ones should you use – which should you try out and see if it makes you more efficient and productive? Well –let me tell you some of my favorites. Ipiccy/Canva – both of these sites help you create stellar text graphics for your social media. You can create collages, superimpose fun images, shapes, vectors, text and branding. Be creative and whimsical – it’ll grab people’s attention. Basecamp – boy I’d be lost without this tool! It’s a project management and team communication tool. You create projects, to do’s,
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Categories: Tips For Running A Business.

How to Increase Conversations on Twitter

Need help increasing your conversations on twitter – i.e., getting more shares, comments, retweets, favorited posts? It can be a difficult task but not to worry, it can be done with a few helpful tips! IMAGES: Next time you post, be sure to use images. Tweets with images generate 55% more leads. A no brainer right? There are a couple tips to consider however: Stay away from stockphotos. Don’t be afraid to use behind the scenes/now pics. Ex. Images of staff working, pics of fun summer work party. (Tasteful of course!) Let people know you’re real and not afraid to
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Categories: Social Media.

My Top 5 Ways to Stop the Inbox Insanity

The biggest gripe I hear from entrepreneurs is dealing with their emails and inbox. It can be all consuming, and it’s so easy to get caught up in it that a full day goes by and all you accomplished was answering emails. How do we battle this email warfield? With some easy tips and time management. 1. Filter & Organize: Most email systems (especially Gmail) have a filter system. This means that all of those automated emails you receive like ‘recurring order placed’, ‘New Subscriber to your ezine’, can be filtered to go straight to your Trash. You don’t read
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Categories: Blog and Tips For Running A Business.

Lessons From a 5 Year Old

   The other day I was driving my kids to school, and as we passed by one of the trails (which having lived here for 7 yearswe still haven’t walked) I said out loud that we should go for a walk on that trail someday. Emily, who’s 5, says ‘today?’, and Tyler, who’s 9, asks ‘this weekend’? It got me to thinking how adults always say someday, sometime… and kids are so into the ‘NOW’. I mean, why put off something fun right? And I wondered – if Emily asked TODAY, and Tyler thought someday was this weekend – what
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Categories: Blog and Tips For Running A Business.