We interview Dana D’Orsi who was in corporate America for about 8 years, never considering becoming an entrepreneur. She worked in PR and marketing for a Fortune 500 company, and when she started there the economy was booming, they were under a fantastic leadership, there was lots of opportunities for growth and advancement, and for Dana she was working with some very talented people and it was just a great place to be. Read the rest of this post »
Archive: Business Building
Michele Scism, Business Coach and Business Strategist gives you her best tips for improving your sales page conversions. People read sales pages in a certain way – find out how in this video and gain the knowledge to make your sales pages rock! View the latest episode of her video podcast:
Picture this with me:
You grab your morning coffee and fire up your computer for the day. You glance at your to-do list. It is long, but you are energized because, well, you are running your own business! And that in itself makes you want to dance a jig (when you’re not so tired from working so hard). But then your eyes get to a hastily scrawled note added after the fact to the page. You sigh deeply. You sigh again because you know you didn’t do it yesterday, you probably won’t do it tomorrow, and you reaaaallly don’t want to do it today. Read the rest of this post »
The holiday season is in full swing – and while you’re busy shopping for all the special people on your gift list, my friends & I wanted to bring some special gifts to you (because we think you’re pretty special, yourself!).
I’m thrilled to announce that I’ve partnered with 17 business-building experts to bring you The Build Your Six-Figure Business Giveaway Extravaganza,where we’re gifting you $2,000+ in training resources to help you grow your business to six figures & beyond! Read the rest of this post »
Michele Scism, Business Coach and Business Strategist asks – “Do you ever have trouble figuring out what is that next step in business?” Traditionally, business has been ascribed three levels – Startup, Growth, or Leveraged – I would say that there is so much in between those and that I actually think that there are five stages – Startup Phase, Implementation Phase, Sustainable Phase, Scalable Phase, and Sellable/Leveraged Phase. Hear how I define those categories, and hear where the paycheck begins to kick in – I think you will be surprised. View the latest episode of her video podcast:
When you are building your business, it can be difficult to know exactly what to focus on. There are so many ways to foster growth and sometimes you feel overwhelmed by the choices. I often talk with students about the “Bright Shiny Object Syndrome,” which means being distracted by every new idea or fun opportunity. Read the rest of this post »
If your business has you constantly moving, it can be difficult to find the time to maintain your calendar, confirm appointments and set reminders. And that can lead to unintentional blunders or embarrassing mistakes. But with just a little advance planning, you can make the time for everything you need to do – including precious personal time! Read the rest of this post »
Do you feel it?
That pressure to do more, to be more, and to learn everything about EVERYTHING that has to do with growing your business? Read the rest of this post »
I received an email from one of my VIP clients a couple weeks ago, and here’s what she asked: Read the rest of this post »
Michele Scism gives some examples of how businesses can increase their visibility by creating relationships with other relevant businesses to and make themselves Centers Of Influence within their own particular field. View the latest episode of her video podcast: