Why Should People Pay You to Do Anything?
April 1, 2015
Why should people pay you to do anything? HARSH. I know. But truly, why should people pay you? The business industry is warped by this idea of the “dream.” Everyone is in pursuit of this business thing and trying to make it happen, and that is totally valid. Everyone is deserving of living a life they really love, yo. BUT! Many people spend WAY too much time focusing on...
What Will It Take For You To Make Six Or Seven Figures?
March 25, 2015
I am not a 6 figure business by design. In fact, I don’t even care about that stuff. I’ve always been motivated by the things that I need as they come up. The only reason why I am even making the money I am making is because my dog, Alfred. Otherwise, I’d most likely be making way less than I do now. During that first week of Alfred ownership, I...
Wasted Time, High School (Business World) And Other Lessons Learned After Snacks
March 18, 2015
Lately, I’ve noticed that I have this tendency to eat something really good and then write something smart on Facebook. Most of you are not Facebook friends with me so you don’t read my post nom wisdom (?!) SO I figured that this week’s newsletter theme is: STUFF SHENEE SAYS ABOUT BUSINESS AFTER SHE EATS A DELICIOUS SNACK Let’s do this: Something I said on Facebook after eating a...
How to Survive a Newsletter Purge + How to Grow Your List!
March 11, 2015
THE PURGE Clean out your list. Unsubscribe. Unfollow. Ignore forever. That is the advice I give my clients when it comes time to focus and start working on their businesses. This isn’t just advice for business owners either. Lately everyone has realized that email isn’t all it’s cracked up to be and more and more people have decided to stop reading so many freakin’ emails. If you are a...
5 Ways Your Business Can Become Memorable
January 28, 2015
Last week I talked about how some of the “big names” market and brand themselves and now I am turning my attention over to you. How will you be memorable in 2015? 3 years ago I wrote a post about Seth Godin’s purple cow theory and how I thought it was bullshit. I still believe that. People spend way too much time trying to figure out how to make...
The brand chemistry of some of your favorite businesses
January 21, 2015
Over the last few weeks I’ve been talking a LOT about Brand Chemistry in a lot of different places but this week I am going to really break it down and show you how brand chemistry translates for businesses in the real world and how branding helps grow these businesses into the powerhouses they are today. Before we get started, I’ll be talking a lot about The Brand Chemistry...
Get Focused: 12 Apps For Getting Things Done in 2015
January 19, 2015
Earlier this week I talked about how to avoid getting distracted in business and today I am sharing some of my favorite resources/tips for clearing out all of the clutter and getting to work. FB Newsfeed Blocking Apps: FB Purity // Newsfeed Eradicator Getting rid of my fb newsfeed = a gamechanger. Comparison and despair GONE. Instantly. Tomato.es: It is suprising how much we can get done when we...
Oh! A Squirrel: How To Avoid Shiny Object Syndrome In Business
January 14, 2015
Want to listen instead of read? OK! I created a podcast version of this blog post for you to listen to here! Keep scrolling for the blog post! ‘ I’m so excited about the video we created for my business and by far the thing that people connect with most is this part: Oh, A SQUIRREL! This inevitably happens. You are up, you are down, you are going and...
15 Resources For Making Your Blog Posts Awesome
January 9, 2015
Premium: My team and I have recently started using stocksy and we are obsessed with it! There are a bunch of really great industry specific images that look really great. • Stocksy • Death to The Stock Photo Free: All of these are great. I use these mostly as a resource for my medium.com posts but they are great for anything. • Pic Jumbo • UpSplash • Gratisography Tools...
Create Blog Posts That Sell Your Stuff 2015 in 3 Steps (Video Tutorial) + SSOD Preview
January 7, 2015
Content! In last week’s blog post I mentioned “communicating with your audience” as one of my 5 habits for growing your business in the new year. Best way to do that? BLOG POSTS. Blog posts are a fantastic way to do 3 things. Establish your expertise Build trust Prep your audience to buy All good things. I randomly ask my list what the struggle with most and blog posts...