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Engagement Matters: How to Get Big Results from a Small Launch

If you read Thursday’s post, you got an inside look at a $2 Million Launch. And while we realize that there’s value in pulling back the curtain and giving our readers a peek at how we pull off a successful launch, we also understand that many businesses simply aren’t operating at that scale yet. We get it. When you’re just starting out or your audience is still too small to pull that much engagement, it’s …

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5 Important Lessons on the Road to a $2 Million Launch

Can you relate? “The launch officially starts tomorrow and the sales letter is still just an outline.” “Launch day! We pushed a code update that broke some stuff, so we had to scramble to fix it. There’s still a ton of work to be done, but I’m finding it hard to concentrate because I keep jumping over to check stats.” “[Day 5] There are still a few tech issues that are really frustrating me. There’s …

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The Art of Persuasion with Dave Lakhani

What’s the difference between persuasion and manipulation? Is persuasion just a nicer way to manipulate someone? According to Dave Lakhani, persuasion expert, they are related but with two huge differences. Can you guess what they are? On today’s Business Reimagined, Dave takes us through his early life of being manipulated by an outlier religious cult and the latter part of his life teaching his clients to use this strategy ethically. How anyone can develop charisma and …

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How to Start a Podcast: From Idea to New & Noteworthy in a Month!

With podcasts taking off like they have, it’s possible you’ve thought about starting one of your own. But then the excuses start: “I don’t know how to record audio.” “I wouldn’t know what to speak about!” “I don’t have the network.” And all of these excuses seem valid at first. Well let me be the one to tell you… they are NOT. I am here to show you how we took the Virtual Valley Podcast: …

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Can You Make More Money With a Small Email List?

You hear it all the time: the money is in the list. It’s the reason the interwebs are full of people promising you insane numbers of followers and subscribers if only you’ll buy into their plan. But is it really worth it to grow an email marketing list just for the sake of seeing those numbers increase? I don’t think so. In fact, I believe that when it comes to your email list, bigger isn’t …

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Why You Should Give Away Your Best Content… for FREE!

What do water slides and summertime fun have in common with content marketing and your business? Nothing? Not quite. Imagine for a moment, you’re a seven-year-old. You walk into an indoor water park with your parents and look up, up, up to the tallest indoor water slide you’ve ever seen—a twisting, turning yellow tube wrapped three times around a lighthouse replica ending in a heated pool surrounded by a towering reproduction of coastal rocks. You …

Where Engagement Is Going with Danny Iny

Where Engagement Is Going with Danny Iny

Engagement was a hot topic a few years ago, and it remains to be to this day… …but most people are doing it wrong. There’s one simple thing to remember when you’re talking about engaging with your audience, and it hasn’t changed since the beginning of the Internet. Want to find out the secret to real engagement? Today, our own Danny Iny, founder and CEO of Mirasee and author of Engagement from Scratch!, talks about how engagement …

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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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Engagement Superstars Share Their Best Tips

To succeed online—whether you run a blog or a business—there’s one thing you’ve got to have… An audience. That’s how you get eyeballs on your content, after all. So the question is how do you build a loyal, engaged audience? To find the answer, I turned to Engagement from Scratch!, where 30 engagement pros share their best advice for building a loyal community. Here, I share the advice that stood out to me, the bottom-line …

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10 Rules of Visionary Business Book

(Plus 10 lessons learned growing to 60,000+ subscribers, $2M+ revenues, and 25+ team members, without losing our values, or selling our soul.)

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