The most basic formula for success is the intersection of meaning and marketability. You have to connect the meaning of what you do to what the world wants. I share three amazing entrepreneurial journeys of clients I recently worked with in my Small Business Branding program. These stories will inspire you and get you thinking about your intersection of meaning and marketability.
Some people are feeling like they are walking on eggshells, afraid to say the wrong thing. Yes, there are a lot of changes in the world and in the U.S. that require a whole new level of consciousness about what we say and write. This is particularly true in business. You interact with a lot of people, you don’t want to offend anyone and because you’re busy, sometimes it’s hard to stay on top of every little thing you say and do. I’ll explain why this is an important time for change and what you can do.
In this episode, I point out one of the biggest problems in marketing. Showing up as a superficial, surface level version of yourself that is not allowing customers to see the real you. You need to break down the facade and show up authentically and as compelling as you really are. I offer you a way to check your website for yourself and how to solve it.
At a photoshoot years ago, a little girl said to me, “You’re bossy.” At the time it set me back and made me consider whether it was true. Yeah, it was and still is true. Find out why being bossy isn’t so bad, why you should also be bossy and why it’s more important now to be bossy. Get your bossy on!