About Jason Fonceca

Jason "J-Ryze" Fonceca (@ryzeonline) is a positive badass, shedding light on taboo topics to help game-changers ryze past plateaus. He's been featured on LauraRoeder.com, FirepoleMarketing.com, and Technorati.com. Get more "Sexy Success" from him at Ryze Online.

Millions Of Peaches (How To Grow Market Size)

Hi! 🙂 What a fantastic day to read a post that opens some ‘profit doors’, don’t you agree? I gotta tell you, I’ve had an absolute blast with Mirasee’s Profit Month. Like I’ve had so much fun writing about: how you should probably charge more, how you can keep costs on the down low, and how being different is the #1 reliable way to claim your share of the market. I know I’ve shared some …

"Magnetic Market Share Mauls Man!" (How to Increase Market Share)

Can you imagine a newspaper headline like that? Might be a bit tricky. Because, it’s not really possible for market share to maul someone, is it? People sometimes act like it is though. They act like ‘market-share’ is some haunting thing that can destroy your company or brutalize your competition. Well… it can and it can’t, what matters is, it’s kind of important. When people think of market share, they usually think of having their …

Keep It on the Down Low (Cost Saving Tips)

Just so we’re clear… when I say keep ‘it’ on the down low, the ‘it’ I’m talking about is… Your costs. I’m gonna go ahead and say something bold, ’cause well… it keeps life interesting: I’m NOT exactly a fan of lowering costs. Like, it’s not my number one choice. I like more. More of pretty much anything you can name, and I know some people have a problem with that. They say I have …

Your Price Strategy Is Your Command (How to Raise Prices)

“Yo, dude– look at those gas prices!” “I remember when X cost Y.” “Oh noes! Inflation’s ruining everything.” Sometimes it seems like prices everywhere are going up, but are yours? Chances are they should be. Why? Because… it’s Four Questions of Marketing Month here at Mirasee: 4 questions, 4 weeks, 4 jumps in your profit, and I, Jason “J-Ryze” Fonceca, am gonna shed some light on #1 — How To Raise Prices — And also …

What Phase of Marketing Are You In?

Note: This post was part of the “Marketing That Works” Ideas Contest, showcasing 20 of the most innovative marketing ideas from the blogosphere’s up and coming marketers. We’ve since picked a winner – check out this post for the details! 🙂 I hate to be the one to break it to you but you’re probably clueless about where you’re at — marketing wise. (Who am I kidding, I love it :D). Oh I know, you’ve studied it, you’ve made progress, you …

8 Failed Businesses in 6 Years

I left the retail world in 2005, and since then I’ve been out on my own, making my own way, however I could. People always say: “Get a mentor, it helps so much” and it couldn’t be more true. Well, I’ve always been a genius ‘self-learner’ who prefers not to ask others for things. I spent 6 years in a life of mediocrity, with barely one word of truly useful, truly actionable advice offered to …