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Find Your Big Magic

I’ve followed Liz Gilbert’s recent work on creativity for over a year, and her ideas resonate deeply with me.

At the heart of it all is her book “Big Magic,” which I finally finished a few weeks ago. It brought me to tears, and I hope you will read it for yourself (if you haven’t […]

Step Into The Light

It happened again.

I talk about vulnerability a lot. I really believe it is at the core of what we are trying to do. It’s how we truly connect to other people through our content.

But somehow it always seems to get buried in the details about blogging or opt-ins or launches. We’re focused on our […]

I Hope You Dance

I feel the need to share something with you today.

You may already know that creativity and self-expression are incredibly important to me. I believe in the power they have to transform ourselves and our lives (and our businesses). They are a part of everything that I do and my reason for being here.

In my […]

Want More Followers? Make Sure Your Blog Is Evolving

If you have ever followed a blog for a year or more, you know that it evolves over time.

The topics change, the writing style adjusts, the situation of the blogger’s life and business develops.

In fact, seeing that evolution over time is a big part of what makes following a particular blog or person online […]

Three Places Your Content Is Stalled (And What To Do About It)

There are a lot of people who want to create and share great content, but they aren’t doing it. I know because I work with a lot of them!

They haven’t posted anything on their website in a while.

Their list hasn’t gotten an e-mail in ages.

The webinar or e-book they want to create is just not happening.

Can […]

Feeling Scared? Good! Here’s How To Rock Your Fear

Your heart is racing.

Your hands are sweating and trembling.

Is it fear? Or is it excitement? How you perceive these things and how you choose to react to them has a huge impact on your success and growth.

Everyone deals with these physical symptoms when we stretch ourselves. And I mean everyone. In today’s video I share […]

Get Real: What It Truly Takes To Succeed Online

We are living in an age of instant gratification.

We want what we want, and we want it NOW.

It’s true there are some areas where we can get that, but online marketing is not one of them.

Yes, getting instant results sometimes seems possible. There are articles or videos that go viral. You’ve seen others doing […]

How Much Should You Polish Your Content?

When does polishing your content make it better, and when is it just a waste of time or something that holds you back?

Today’s video gives you two things to consider when you are deciding how much to polish your content, as well as a story to illustrate the decision…

 

 

Where do you fall on the “polished […]

Getting Back To The Heart And Humanity Of Online Marketing

So much of online marketing has become cliché. It feels like it’s all about tactics and conversions, and somehow we have lost our humanity along the way.

I don’t know about you, but I’m tired of it.

And our consumers are tired of it too.

I believe in the potential of the internet to connect us to […]

How To Be More Interesting

In order to write or create interesting things, you have to BE interesting.

Trying to come up with exciting content or to make your content more interesting is hard to do if you are sitting in your house or your office and living a boring life.

That may sound harsh, but the truth is that people […]