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Getting Found Online Depends on You Doing These Five Things
Serious entrepreneurs know that the key to scaling a company is having a strong online presence. But the thought of competing for attention online sounds about as easy as getting the attention of your friend across the room at a Justin Bieber concert. There’s lots of noise, lots of motion, and a lot of distraction. […]
6 Tactics for Turning Your Website into a Lead Generating Machine
Anybody can create a website, but not everybody can create a conversion machine. Your website should be a mechanism in your business that allows you to convert prospective visitors into interested leads who will later become customers and advocates for the products and services that you sell. All website owners want this dream, but they […]
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The Importance of Choosing Yourself
iTunes | Android | RSSMarketing Podcast with James Altucher Choosing Yourself sounds a tad selfish for some, but the fact is, it’s the only choice that allows you to be of service to others. My guest for this week’s episode of the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is James Altucher. Altucher is the author of many […]

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Weekend Favs December 31
My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source […]
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Shifting Your Mindset for Business Success
iTunes | Android | RSSMarketing Podcast with Michael E. Gerber As any long time reader of mine knows, I’m into systems. Systems are what set a business apart from a job and systems are the thing that will set you free and enable you to someday sell your business should you choose to do […]

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What I Want for You Most in 2017
I’m afraid this isn’t going to be the typical end of the year wrap-up/prediction post. Nothing wrong with those, I’ve done them in the past, but today I simply want to share what I hope. I hope this for my own business, and I hope this for anyone struggling to make meaning, get unstuck, grow, […]
Weekend Favs December 24
My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source […]
Good Customer Service: Are You Doing It Right?
Whether you are a B2B or a B2C organization, one thing you already know is that you need to provide quality customer service in order to be successful. Chances are, your mission statement or company vision includes something about customer service. You may even have customer service-related quotes around the office. But how often, if […]
How to Engage with Customers Using Facebook Live Video
Facebook Live is among one of the remarkable developments in the social media marketing world in 2016. According to Unmetric Discover, the number of brand mentions of Facebook Live to date is close to 40,000. One of the key features of live videos is its flexibility. It can be used for a wide range of […]

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