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What is Branded Content?

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What is Branded Content?   Each year a few new words and phrases enter the sales and marketing industry. People scramble to understand the new lingo, then add it to their social profiles and websites to capitalize on the new trend. Like most ‘new ideas’ they are commonly old ones that have just been renamed. […]

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The Linchpin in Creating Your Most Productive Day

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​There are two big titans we fight when it comes to being more productive:Distraction and Fear.Fear is a big subject that I won’t cover in depth here, but it is a given for most. We know different types of fear can screech us to a dead stop at any point of our day.Fear of: Success, […]

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Why Don’t People Engage With My Content?

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Why Don’t People Engage With My Content? [DISPLAY_ULTIMATE_PLUS]   I once started a blog about coffee beans – to sell coffee beans on Amazon. That idea was naive and failed. Then I started a blog on fitness so I could sell personal training sessions to people locally. That also failed miserably. Finally I started a blog […]

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Why Aren’t My Visitors Converting?

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Why Aren’t My Visitors Converting? [DISPLAY_ULTIMATE_PLUS]   Today we discuss a problem that affects almost everyone with a business. Your website’s main function in life should be to act as a sales tool. Often we get caught up in getting new traffic and making sure we are well represented on social media. What matters way more, […]

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What Should I Blog About?

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 Episode 17: What Should I Blog About? [DISPLAY_ULTIMATE_PLUS]   This week we discuss the bane of anyone that has been in charge of a blog. No matter how long you have been writing content for a website you come to a point where you ask the question: You should always start with the things potential […]

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How Do I Know What Marketing is Working?

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How Do I Know What Marketing is Working? I launched a YouTube show last year to answer specific questions that kept coming up with clients. There are 10-12 that always seem to come up at some point in conversation. The first concept we are covering (per popular demand) is: Declarations Posting content, running ads and talking […]

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Top 10 Productivity Insights From My First 10 Episodes

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The goal of my first ten episodes on the productive point of view podcast was to talk with people in all walks of life that had a successful mindset around productivity. From business development people, to business owners, to Olympic athlete, I wanted to get a pulse on productivity.The journey turned out to be a great […]

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Marketing Fuel

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Why is it that some marketing plans never leave the starting line? Why do some plans randomly plateau after lots of hard work? Why hasn’t your marketing plan grown like you expected? Fuel. To be productive in marketing you need the right fuel. Every high performance engine requires high octane, specially formulated fuel to run […]

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What is Productive?

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Starting a podcast about being productive has a lot of built in landmines. There is a lot to compete with in the market, there is already a lot of good information available, and it’s been around a long time. Despite all those challenges many people still really don’t know how to be productive. I believe […]

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Marketing Tools

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Do marketing tools get in the way or help? The answer is yes…they can do both. Tools are only as good as the people using them. In my search engine optimization (SEO) background you could have 3 people use the same keyword tool to find popular search terms. The results you got from the keyword […]

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