We are chatting about some untapped potential that is LinkedIn Advertising with LinkedIn Ads Expert AJ Wilcox.
Last time we spoke you shared the different ways we, as entrepreneurs, can advertise using LinkedIn. Why is it such untapped potential?
AJ Wilcox is a LinkedIn Ads pro who founded B2Linked.com, a LinkedIn Ads-specific agency, in 2014. These LinkedIn official partners manage among the world’s most sophisticated accounts worldwide. He's a ginger & triathlete. He & his wife live in Utah, USA with their 4 kids, and his company car is a gokart.
Le'ts learn to get creative with video with ex Google Product Manager, video tool creator and Co Founder of Kapwing Julia Enthoven.
Julia is the co-founder and CEO of Kapwing, an online video editor for creative professionals. Julia left her job as a Google Product Manager to start Kapwing last July with Eric Lu, another X-Googler. Before Google, she graduated from Stanford in Mathematical Computer Science and loves running, playing volleyball, and exploring San Francisco!"
Get ready for some high energy as I chat with Media Maverick TeeJ Mercer as she shares how we can Pimp our PR.
Tee J’s street cred:
As one of Hollywood’s most highly sought after TV editors, for two decades I influenced the lives of millions through storytelling. I spent time with ABC, NBC, MTV, OWN, WeTV, The Style Network, HGTV, The History Channel, Bravo and the Walt Disney Company – beginning with the entertainment magazine hit Extra, and including the long-running The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
Recently, I worked with comedic giants Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish on their upcoming film Night School, as the Behind-The-Scenes Producer and recently wrapped on location in Atlanta working with the legendary icon Samuel L. Jackson and Jessie T. Usher on the next Shaft movie.
Despite no prior aspirations to be a writer, in 2012 I felt divinely inspired to write my first book. And I did it in a week! 40 Days Till 40RTY: Life Lessons from the Ramblings of my UNFILTERED Thoughts has received several honors including three Beverly Hills Book Awards, is an Amazon Bestseller, and was downloaded almost 10,000 times in two days, on six continents.
Because of my third book, The 6-Figure Battered Wife: My Path to Resilience, I was the featured speaker for the season premiere of "The Round" on BET's sister network, Centric TV, now called BETHer.
My Media Mavericks and I have been featured on networks like ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, CW and on shows like The Steve Harvey Show, The Doctors, and Dr. Oz. My Mavericks have also displayed their authority in The Huffington Post, Psychology Today, Inventors Digest, The Breakfast Club, and too many radio shows and podcasts to count.
So you know I love tools and online apps so I’m super psyched to chat today with Oliver Wellington, start up junkie, and co-founder of the most popular audio to video creator on the market Headliner
Oliver loves building startups from the ground up. He was co-founder at nRelate, a content recommendation engine used by over 100,000 publishers and bloggers. That company exited to IAC in 2012, and he continued to build it until 2015. He co-founded SpareMin in 2015, which was an app to help podcasters and guests connect for interviews, after moderate success, the company rebranded as Headliner, which is now the most popular audio to video creator on the market, with over 1000 videos being exported every day, across every continent. The Headliner team continues to grow the product and is currently expanding into video creation for publishers and marketers. Before all this startup stuff he was in a rock band, but that's a whole other story...For the education stuff, undergrad NYU for Psychology and Creative Writing, MBA from Babson College.
I am super thrilled to be speaking to author, speaker, and Facebook Ad Expert Mojca Zove. She’ll share some tips on how to create profitable Facebook Campaigns.
Mojca Zove is the owner of Super Spicy Media and a Facebook Ads Expert that helps +7-figure companies generate leads and increase profits with Facebook Ads. She's the author of The Facebook Ads Manual, and an international speaker. She recently successfully launched her first video course The Science of Facebook Ads.
Super Spicy Media is a boutique Facebook Advertising Agency founded in 2014. It’s owned by Mojca Zove (previously Mojca Mars).
Mojca established Super Spicy Media after losing her job at an advertising agency. She started small, but soon doubled her income after one year in business. She doubled that again in six months.
She now works with multimillion-dollar businesses from all over the globe. In her work she focuses on implementing previously tested and already successful strategies for generating the best results.
Mojca is a Facebook Ads expert, author of the Facebook Ads Manual, and international speaker. Her work focuses on helping businesses generate more leads and increase profits with a professionally-made Facebook Advertising Strategy, so they can devote their time to other aspects of their business.
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I am super pumped about chatting today with good friend, best selling author, speaker, web wizard and secret weapon to many, Adam Hommey. He’ll be sharing why Groundhog day is an event NOT a business strategy. Peaked your interest? Then let’s set sail!
I am super thrilled to be speaking to author, speaker, book coach Dan Janal who is going to share the essential steps to start writing your first book.
Dan Janal has written more than a dozen books to help businesses build their brands, including his newest book, "Write Your Book in a Flash". He works with thought leaders and business owners as book coach, developmental editor and ghost writer.
As an award-winning daily newspaper reporter and business newspaper editor, he interviewed President Gerald R. Ford and First Lady Barbara Bush. He was on the PR team that launched AOL.
As a publicity and marketing expert, he has helped more than 10,000 authors and experts build their platforms with his highly regarded PR LEADS and Guaranteed Press Release services
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Meredith Crawford is the founder of Solerno Media. She’s an exceptional Business, Marketing and Storyteller Expert who helps small business owners get out of the vicious cycle of feast or famine.
Meredith served for years as CEO of the multimillion dollar company MindShare Design, where she managed a marketing campaign that added 18% to the company’s revenue stream.
After years of running high budget teams, she experienced a colossal burnout which required medical leave. Before long Meredith bounced back, stronger than ever, and found that she had an unshakeable desire to help product-based small business owners. She has harnessed the key techniques leveraged by competitive industries to help small businesses market their services and products better, and scale faster.
Meredith started her agency after realizing that business leaders and entrepreneurs needed to do things differently in the future to win and maintain customer loyalty. Meredith is dedicated to teaching step-by-step, everything essential to savvy marketing and skyrocketing your side hustle, to streamline cash flow, build a sustainable, profitable, stress-free business.
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I am speaking to sales funnel and conversion optimization expert and Founder of Funnelytics Mikael Dia. He’ll share with us how to maximize our ROI using sales funnels. Here are some questions I asked Mikael.
Mikael Dia is the founder of Funnelytics, Chief Architect at White Coat Digital Inc. and partner of IIFYM. His specialties include Sales Funnels Design, Conversion Optimization, Copywriting, and Customer Value Optimization. It took him over 9 years of experimenting with many businesses to get this simple process perfected.
He has built and sold a Mandarin Language School, started a software business that has raised over $1,000,000 in funding, launched a Digital Marketing agency that makes over $100,000 per month, and helped scale businesses to multiple millions.
I am super thrilled to be speaking Esther Kiss the co-founder of Strategic Influence and founder of Born To Influence, a one-of-a-kind publicity & marketing agency, where she helps experts and personal brands get exposure for an extended period of time by placing them on the right media outlets.
Esther Kiss is the co-founder of Strategic Influence and founder of Born To Influence, a one-of-a-kind publicity & marketing agency, where she helps experts and personal brands get exposure for an extended period of time by placing them on the right media outlets.
These include interviews on podcasts, online radio shows, YouTube shows, webinars and presentations for telesummits and private, paid mastermind groups, as well as traditional media: TV, radio, newspapers, magazines, and more.
She works with luminaries and industry transformers such as Ryan Levesque (author of the #1 national bestselling book Ask), Ben Simkin (a.k.a. the 900 Million Dollar Man), and more. Esther's work helped her clients bring in millions of dollars in additional sales.
Esther is also the producer and host of the popular podcast Born To Influence: The Marketing Show where she interviews highly successful entrepreneurs and NY Times bestselling authors about their marketing and PR strategies. She interviewed guests such as Gary Vaynerchuk, Perry Marshall, Joe Pulizzi, Jay Baer and more.
To help her clients get more leads and sales for their product, service or book launch, she introduces them to A-players such as the guests of Born To Influence for cross-promotions and long term collaboration.
Through their coaching program Strategic Influence, in collaboration with her business partner, John Dennis, she teaches a unique, methodical process for developing influential personal brands designed for exponential, long term growth.
Esther was featured in the documentary Inspired By 11, and she's regularly interviewed in the media.
Esther speaks fluent Hungarian and a little bit of Dutch. She lived in six European countries before moving to Los Angeles, CA in 2007. Today, Esther lives in the Palm Springs area with her three cats: Mr. RoofTop, Silkie and Scruffy.
I am super thrilled to be speaking Robin Waite, business coach, author, speaker who is going to share how you can be more profitable in your business.
Robin Waite, business coach, author and speaker, works with clients to set goals and achieve success through his coaching program, born out of a deep passion for personal and business development. Robin puts his experience to work for his clients. From 18 years old until 22, Robin worked as a systems analyst for a medical device company. Putting systems into play, Robin increased efficiency and decreased cost, helping to make the company 50% more profitable. For the next decade, Robin ran a successful design and advertising company, serving over 250 clients. He delivered workshops and masterclasses to over 1,000 business owners on subjects including marketing, product architecture, pricing, websites and more.
Now Robin coaches B2B business leaders and entrepreneurs, offering insights from systems to pricing structure to personal development. With fearless goal setting and accountability, Robin’s program is turning dreams into reality for clients around the world.
Want to take control of your online marketing? Then join me as I chat Lindsey Anderson of trafficandleads – where your solution to slow growth is just one click away – plus she’s my co-host on Marketing and Merlot and friend and now Best Selling Author of The CLICK Technique – which we’ll be chatting about today.
I am super thrilled to be speaking to my favorite marketing expert, author, speaker and sought after dream business coach Jim Palmer. He’ll be sharing his thoughts on investments so you can get closer to your 6 figure dream business.
Jim Palmer is a marketing and business building expert and host of Dream Biz Coach TV and Dream Business Radio. He is known internationally as ' The Dream Business Coach' as well as 'The Newsletter Guru'- the go-to resource for maximizing the profitability of customer relationships.
Jim is the founder and President of Custom Newsletters, Inc., parent company of No Hassle Newsletters, No Hassle Social Media, The Dream Business Mastermind and Coaching Program, the Dream Business Academy, The Newsletter Guru’s Concierge Print and Mail on Demand, and Success Advantage Publishing.
He is the creator of the Magnetic Attraction and Retention Training Program (MARS), Double My Retention, How To Sell From The Stage Like A Pro, Dream Business Radio, and Dream Biz TV.
Jim is the internationally-acclaimed author of:
Jim was also privileged to be a featured expert in The Ultimate Success Secret, Dream, Inc., ROI Marketing Secrets Revealed, The Barefoot Executive, and Boomers in Business.
Jim Palmer speaks and gives interviews on such topics as newsletter marketing, client retention, how to build a profitable business and how to achieve success.
Jim is a cancer survivor, has been married for thirty-three years, has four grown children and an awesome grandson. He lives in Chester County, Pennsylvania with his wife, Stephanie, their cat Serendipity, and Toby the marketing dog. Jim and Stephanie love to kayak, travel, and spend time with their family.
Connect with Jim on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn ®, Pinterest, and tune into his Web TV show and weekly podcast.
We are chatting with Entrepreneur, speaker and writer Pia Silva who is a partner and brand strategist at Worst of all Design where they build "Badass Brands without the BS". Pia is going to give us tips on creating a badass brand.
Entrepreneur, speaker and writer Pia Silva is a partner and brand strategist at Worstofall Design where they build "Badass Brands without the BS" for 1-3 person service businesses in 1-3 day intensives. She is a Forbes contributor and has spoken at a host of entrepreneurial organizations including Goldman Sach's 10,000 small businesses, The Chamber of Commerce, Squarespace, and We Work. Her company was named top "10 Design Firms Lead By Young People That Are Changing the Way We Look at the World" by Complex.
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Today we are chatting with Lean Production expert Jason Burt who shares how to use the lean manufacturing strategy developed by Toyota to drive growth and profitability.
Jason Burt works with business leaders to take a holistic view of their company and use the lean manufacturing strategy developed by Toyota to drive growth, profitability, quality, and any key performance indicators (KPIs) that a company needs to succeed. Jason had the amazing opportunity to receive coaching and mentorship from Toyota on lean principles for over 19 years, and has continued to learn as a business owner. His career has progressed through many functional areas; operations management, supply management, distribution, logistics, dealerships, engineering, and quality in both commercial and healthcare markets while working for large organizations. In each of these areas, he was able to show high-level results to the business through a balanced strategic focus with a "hands on" day-to-day approach. Since venturing into the entrepreneurial world, Jason has had the opportunity to work with many fascinating companies and to help them achieve new potential in terms of business strategy and culture development. Jason’s consultant business Evolve Holdings is focused on Investing In Potential. They believe potential is found in leaders, businesses, products, cultures, industries, and places we haven’t even been looking yet.
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Today we are chatting with PR expert Alistair Clay who is on a mission to democratize PR, to help them reach new audiences and achieve massive success by being in control of their market positioning & their reputation.
Alistair is director of one the UK’s top 30 healthcare PR agencies Arc Seven Communications and founder of Class:PR – the #1 online PR training school for small businesses.
Alistair has worked in the media for 20 years and started his career a journalist on The Daily Mirror – one of the UK’s largest daily newspapers – where he covered business, politics and hard news.
As the founder of Class:PR he has helped hundreds of business owners and entrepreneurs learn how to get massive media coverage themselves with his proven FAMOUS Formula.
His motto is: "Everyone has a story – you just need to know how to tell it".
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Today we are chatting with Strategic Business Advisor | Public Speaker | Executive | CPA Brent McClure who helps businesses surpass their financial goals through leadership coupled with strategic planning and execution. Today he’s going to share how outsourcing your accounting and financial services can improve your bottom line.
Brent McClure is not your typical CPA. He is a visionary, a change agent, and paradigm breaker for the accounting profession as well as businesses across multiple verticals. Brent, in essence, grew up in his family grocery store and took a love of business from an early age and turned it into his future.A results-oriented Senior Executive and Consultant with more than 20 years of success, Brent crosses many business verticals: financial services, construction, SaaS, retail, distribution, manufacturing, oil & gas, and technology industries.
Brent leverages his extensive experience to help businesses improve profitability, increase their capacity, develop sustainability and ensure necessary compliance all while achieving a greater return on investment. In his experience, Brent has learned that hiring a CFO isn’t something many small or medium sized businesses can afford, yet many times desperately need. With this knowledge, he started promoting his CFO services as more of an outsourced, a la carte, offering via McClure Consulting & Advisory, LLC.
Now Brent helps businesses surpass their financial goals through leadership coupled with strategic planning and execution. He wants to ensure business leaders and owners no longer ignore the need for robust financial support or the "back office", finances to their own detriment.
www.BrentMcClure.com/sbg where you can access:
10 simple steps for a clean set of books
10 ways to improve your cashflow
Case study how Brent helped a client with his CFO expertise
Today we are chatting with digital marketing entrepreneur, speaker, and neuromarketer Chris Dayley who gets excited about helping businesses learn what their users want on their website, using psychology based testing and analytics.
Chris is a digital marketing entrepreneur, speaker, and neuromarketer who gets excited about helping businesses learn what their users want on their website, using psychology based testing and analytics.
He started his Conversion Optimization agency Dayley Conversion in 2014, which he later merged with Disruptive Advertising, where he currently works as VP of site testing and optimization.
Links to Resources Mentioned
Starter Guide for AB Testing Your Website www.disruptiveadvertising.com/guide
Today I was chatting with network marketing expert Mariko Briley who teaches online lead generation with a focus on attraction marketing, so that entrepreneurs can attract ideal clients faster. She’s going to share with us how you can simplify your lead generation process. So Let’s set sail
Welcome aboard Mariko
Mariko grew up surrounded by the great outdoors of Alaska. She went from flying tourists around Mt. Mckinley to running a million dollar online business. She loves being an entrepreneur and the freedom that comes along with working online.
Mariko's focus is helping business owners obtain a higher level of success and is passionate about inspiring emerging entrepreneurs to achieve their goals.
She is currently working on her new book with her husband about the four steps to attract your ideal clients.
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Today we are chatting with speaker and coach Cardiff D. Hall Author of Tide Turners The practical guide to help you feel in control, experience more joy, and sustain achievement in life. He helps business owners master productivity, so they can elevate their business and today he’s going to share how we can become tide turners ourselves and achieve our goals faster!
Here is what we covered on our cruise:
Cardiff D. Hall has 25 years of experience in marketing and sales as a Sales Executive, he has a desire to live life with a purpose, impacting adults live an inspired life filled with achievement.He is the founder of Inspiration Insights and helps business owners master productivity, so they can elevate their business.His first book entitled: Tide Turners, earned a # 1 new release on Amazon in January 2017 and is currently working on the audio version.Cardiff is an individual who radiates positivity and helps entrepreneurs look within to move upward.
Today we are chatting with Gavin Zuchlinski, the founder of Acuity Scheduling, the slickest way for businesses to automate and manage their appointments online. He’ll explain why not having an effective back office scheduling system is costing you more than you probably realize.
Here is what we covered:
•Why do entrepreneurs struggle with their calendar so much?
•How can a scheduling tool make us more productive?
•You say Acuity Scheduling isn’t just a scheduling tool—it’s a full-blown, beautiful, incredibly user-friendly system for running your business end-to-end – how is it different
•Why did you create these different features?
•How can Acuity make you look like a successful superstar?
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Today we are chatting with the Tabitha Carro, creator of Smartphone Marketing School and rock star entrepreneur teaching marketers smartphone design techniques to build their biz online and she will share how to curate beautiful Instagram posts.
So Let’s set sail
Welcome aboard name –
For 13 years, Tabitha Carro was an elementary school teacher who ran her own curriculum design business on the side. But after discovering her passion was helping fellow business owners, she left the classroom and turned her side hustle into a full-time business. In May of 2016, Tabitha created the Smartphone Marketing School (a blog and membership site) to share her smartphone design techniques with fellow online marketers. Through her course content, members are learning how to create professional videos, product photos, and social media designs without the need for camera equipment, desktop software, or outsourcing design work. Tabitha can either be found in South Carolina with her husband and Yorkie-Poo or on the road in their RV travel van.
Today we are chatting with financial expert Todd Tresidder, who raised his net worth from less than zero at age 23 to self-made millionaire 12 years later by "walking the talk" using the same personal finance and investment strategies taught on FinancialMentor.com. Todd will be sharing his ‘scientific’ approach to 7 steps to 7 figures.
Here is what I asked Todd:
Todd Tresidder’s background includes getting a B.A. in Economics from the University of California at Davis. Todd is a member of the Economics Honors Society and Deans List and has been a serial entrepreneur since childhood building many businesses and retiring at age 35 from his position as a Hedge Fund Investment Manager responsible for a 20+ million dollar portfolio.
Todd raised his net worth from less than zero at age 23 to self-made millionaire 12 years later by "walking the talk" using the same personal finance and investment strategies taught on this website. Todd reached financial independence at the age of 35 through investing – not marketing – unlike many other financial gurus who made their money through marketing courses and books.
Links to Resources Mentioned
Seven Steps To Seven Figures
How Much Money Do I Need To Retire
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