About Danny Iny

Danny Iny (@DannyIny) is the CEO and founder of Mirasee, host of the Business Reimagined podcast, and best-selling author of multiple books including Engagement from Scratch!, The Audience Revolution, and Teach and Grow Rich.

Why the First $1,000 Is the Hardest… and the Expert Offer That Makes It Easy

You’re not getting paid what you’re worth. You feel under-appreciated, and no one takes you seriously. Your income comes in fits and starts, if at all… and it never adds up to enough. Here you are, trying to get your business off the ground, and it’s such a struggle that you’re almost tempted to throw in the towel! Why is it so frustrating and so interminably hard? Why Starting a Business Is Like Getting Into …

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How This Introvert Accidentally Networked His Way from Scratch to a 6-Figure Consultancy

It was done. Over. Finished. The business that I had worked so hard to start, fund, and build was officially dead. Customers had been told, employees had been let go, and investors had been notified. All that remained was me. Plus, a substantial amount of debt to keep me company, along with questions that kept me up at night, and gnawed at my soul. How would I pay my bills? Should I quit this whole …

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What We Believe

  We believe the best way to create lasting, positive impact in the world is through successful businesses. We believe business is about more than just making money. It’s about sustainably making the impact you care about making. We believe profitability is a necessary part of sustainability. We believe batteries should ALWAYS be included. Anything you buy from us should work right out of the box. We believe that with great power comes great responsibility… …

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On Challenge, Failure, and the Diffusion of Innovation (4 Course Building Mega-Trends)

A menacing thought sits in the back of every course builder’s mind. For some, it lurks in the shadows and only rarely ventures to the forefront, where it sends shivers of doubt down their spines. And for others, it is powerful and ever-present. It paralyzes them and keeps them from ever finishing their course, let alone launching it. It taunts with questions that cut straight to the bone: “Why would anyone pay money for this …

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The Nightmare of Business… and the Dream of What It Could Be

Your eyes open with a start. Drenched in cold sweat, you shudder, as you try to piece together the images swirling through your mind. They’re hazy, taunting you with the threat of vanishing forever. But slowly, they coalesce. You know this feeling. You were having a nightmare. Your mind frantically examines the fragments as they reassemble, looking for clues. Did something really happen? Or was it all just a horrifying dream? As it all comes …

On the Magic of Connection, Searching Our Souls, and the Humbling Devastation of Losing Your Way

Sometimes the hardest things are surprisingly simple. Not easy, but simple. We set goals, and we strive to achieve them. We work, we reach, and we stretch in the direction we’re trying to grow. Sometimes, we find greater success than we ever expected. Sometimes the goal posts move and, without realizing what happened, we just keep on chasing. And sometimes we find that, in pursuit of those goals, we’ve veered off-course, to a very different …

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Online Business Trends: What’s Hot and What’s Not in 2016-2017

What’s the value of expert predictions? In 2006, psychologist Philip E. Tetlock published an evaluation of forecasts made by 284 experts who are paid to make financial and political predictions in the book, Expert Political Judgment: How Good Is It? How Can We Know?. The verdict: The experts were less accurate than simple statistical algorithms and ordinary human beings like you and me, and they fared worse than “dart-throwing chimps.” “There is no reason for …

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Audience Building in 2016 and Beyond

I’m sorry to say so but, sadly, it’s true that Bang-ups and Hang-ups can happen to you. —Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You’ll Go! Audience builders have their fair share of Bang-ups and Hang-ups. The slow trickle of website visitors… people unsubscribing every time you send an email… blog editors rejecting your guest post pitches, if they respond at all. You’ve bought the courses. You’ve read the books. You’ve subscribed to newsletters promising to help …

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How to Get Traffic to Your Blog (How I Became the Freddy Krueger of Blogging)

“Wow, Danny, you’re like the Freddy Krueger of blogging—wherever I turn, you’re there!” I received several comments like that when I started my business. The consensus seemed to be that I was everywhere. No matter which blog or website you visited, I was the cyberstalker who was there waiting for you. I didn’t mind the comment. In fact, I liked it. I liked it because it was meant as a compliment. When I caught your …

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Web Traffic: Why Guru Strategies for Blog Growth DON’T WORK… and What Does!

Blogging is where it’s at, right? Whether you’re a professional blogger, or your blog is there to promote your regular business, you know that at the end of the day, your blog has one major purpose: To engage a GINORMOUS audience. That’s right. Not just big… GINORMOUS. An audience so large you are guaranteed more customers than you know what to do with. And yet, most blogs trudge along with an Alexa ranking north of …