About Carolynne Melnyk

Carolynne Melnyk is a coach, mentor and workshop facilitator with over 25 years experience helping others. She uses the 3 Principles as foundation for helping people who feel let down by life to find inner solutions to outer situations. This process helps them reclaim their innate joy, peace and contentment. She can be found at Living Life in Joy.

Customer Research: Why Mining for Your Ideal Client’s Problem Language is Like Panning for Gold

You are staring at your computer screen. You are wondering where to go next with your ideal client profile, but you’re not 100% sure what you are supposed to be looking for. You know your ideal client. You have an idea of what her problem is, and how to solve this problem. The issue is: what words does she use to describe her pain and or problem? And, where does she hang out or go …

Finding Your Writing Voice: The Challenge of Telling Your Story

“Stories constitute the single most powerful weapon in a leader’s arsenal.” ~ Dr. Howard Gardner, Prof. Harvard Univ. “You’re a great story teller! You should write about your experiences.” You’ve heard this so often that you decide to use those experiences to create a blog. You buy a domain name, install WordPress, and get your blog set up just the way you want it to look. You sit down to write but the words come out flat, …

Guest Posting and the Seasons of Business Growth

“To everything there is a season, a time for every purpose under the sun.” ~Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 There is a rhythm to the four seasons of the year: Winter for introspection, spring for planting, summer for growth and fall for harvest. Often our business cycles and growth as entrepreneurs mirrors these seasons.  I can see this reflected in my journey through the Audience Business Masterclass program. My decision to join the ABM started over the winter, …

Project ABC: Self-Created Road Blocks on the Road to Success

Meet Carolynne Melnyk, our newest project ABC contributor. Carolynne’s going to give a back story on her journey to building an online business, and then we’ll get into how we create our own road blocks on the road to success, and how you can overcome your own procrastination roadblocks 🙂 10 years ago, most of my friends thought I had it all.  I was a teacher, mentor, counselor, adviser, coordinator and vice-principal. I lived, worked …