BLOGS

October 25, 2018
Could you get me a Kleenex, please?

Could you get me a Kleenex, please?

Imagine your brand being so well-known that it becomes a catch-all term for a specific product or service. That’s the kind of brand awareness that companies like Kleenex, Google, and Band-Aid have achieved. I mean, how often have you heard phrases like these? “Could you get me a Kleenex, please?” […]
October 25, 2018
Don’t drop them in Build them up!

Don’t drop them in Build them up!

You already know I am a huge proponent of the sales funnel… Except one tiny thing. I don’t think you should look at it as a funnel ⛛ That brings to mind an image of slowly filtering out prospects until the right ones arrive at the sale. I like to […]
October 25, 2018
Class is in session for Funnels 101

Class is in session for Funnels 101

I’ve got a special treat for you: we are talking about sales funnels! If you already know the ins-and-outs of funnels, stick around! There’s going to be some good information in here and a freebie along the way. First, let’s get this part out of the way: YES. You DO need a […]
October 25, 2018
Why you should be mapping out your wins

Why you should be mapping out your wins

If you’ve been following me for a while, you’ll know I am all about positivity. My glass isn’t just half-full, it’s overflowing! One of the reasons I’m so positive is that I work for it. I take time each day to reflect on the good things that have happened, and […]
October 25, 2018
Stand Up to Stand Out

Stand Up to Stand Out

By now, we all know we need a Unique Selling Proposition (USP). Our USP helps us identify how we will stand out against a sea of entrepreneurs and online businesses. It’s the thing we say when people ask us what we do. What if there’s another way? What if you […]
October 25, 2018
Delegation

Delegation

Last week we talked about how delegating certain tasks can save you a BUNCH of time. Some of you didn’t know where to begin, so I thought I would put together a list of the top five things you can delegate today. These are all tasks that are easy to […]
October 25, 2018
Don’t be like Beth!

Don’t be like Beth!

Let me tell you a story. I have this friend, we’ll call her Beth. We all love her. She’s the life of every party and she always brings the BEST appetizers. When we have an event, Beth never gets a real invitation. Instead, we call her and tell her that […]
October 25, 2018
How to go viral even if you can't yodel

How to go viral even if you can’t yodel

Tell me what these things have in common: • Laurel vs. Yanni • Walmart Yodeling Kid • THE DRESS • “Leave Britney Alone” • “David After Dentist” If you said, “Meliss, you spent way too much time watching and sharing them,” you’re right. Blunt, but right. (Also, how did you […]
October 25, 2018
Remember Zack Morris

Remember Zack Morris?

Any other Save by the Bell fans?  We’re going to do one of those Zack Morris flashbacks to a few years ago… I was a single mom on food stamps. I had three jobs, but I couldn’t pay the rent while also juggling the roles of mom, dad, maid, chauffeur, and […]